Successful Weekend for Sharks – Leeds & Cheshire Toppled

19 Feb 2018

BBL Championship (Friday 16th February 2018) Leeds Force 79-107 DBL Sharks Sheffield (20-23, 36-54, 52-81) DBL Sharks Sheffield collected their second victory of the season over Leeds Force, defeating their local rivals 79-107 on the road. As a result of the derby victory, the visitors remain in the hunt for a top three finish. The hosts,…

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The Grind Never Stops! Back to league action.

14 Feb 2018

The grind never stops! After the adulation of reaching the BBL Trophy Final, the DBL Sharks Sheffield attentions switch firmly back to improving their league standing. On Friday, they attend to the second instalment of the Yorkshire derby by travelling north to meet bottom side Leeds Force. On Sunday, they hit the road once more…

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Sharks take the high road to Glasgow!

11 Feb 2018

Boil up a haggis, break out the shortbread and pour yourself a wee dram because the DBL Sharks Sheffield are going to the BBL Trophy Final in Glasgow! A 75-66 win on the night and an overall 161-152 aggregate score confirmed their place in the showpiece event at the expense of opponents Worcester Wolves. Chris…

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Sharks fall to Riders in Double Overtime Thriller

10 Feb 2018

Scant consolation but the DBL Sharks Sheffield played their part in possibly the most thrilling game of the 2017-18 BBL season so far before going down to league leaders Leicester Riders in double overtime. Mackey McKnight levelled the game at 76 in regulation and it took scores from Tyler Bernardini and JR Holder in the…

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All to play for in second leg!

08 Feb 2018

There was a dramatic roller-coaster match-up on Wednesday night in the last four of the BBL Trophy. BBL Trophy Semi-Final First Leg Worcester Wolves 86-86 DBL Sharks Sheffield (16-27, 37-49, 64-72) There was a rare draw in this Semi-Final first leg encounter as Wolves came back from a 16-point deficit to take a 3-point lead in…

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Huge week beckons for the Sharks

06 Feb 2018

No, your eyes don’t deceive you! It is only Tuesday but a very important week is on the horizon for the DBL Sharks Sheffield. Tomorrow night, they head down to Worcester to take on the Wolves in the first leg of the BBL Trophy semi-finals. Friday sees the current BBL Championship leaders, Leicester Riders, paying…

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Sharks dip in Devon

04 Feb 2018

Raiders finally end their barren streak BBL Championship Plymouth Raiders 85-80 DBL Sharks Sheffield (22-19, 40-35, 62-56) Plymouth Raiders secured their first BBL Championship win since the end of November after overcoming DBL Sharks Sheffield. Gavin Love’s side end their losing run to close the gap on the Play-Off places with Sheffield dropping to a 10-6…

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Nervous win but the ‘Nix flames are fanned

03 Feb 2018

Nervous disposition? Dicky ticker? Prematurely grey? All conditions that will be exacerbated by watching the DBL Sharks Sheffield but the good news is that it is another win and it is against BBL Cup winners Cheshire Phoenix! Joking aside, the Sharks did well in putting one of their nearest rivals to the sword despite a…

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Cup Winners Come To Town

31 Jan 2018

The newly-crowned BBL Cup winners Cheshire Phoenix provide the opposition for the DBL Sharks Sheffield this coming Friday in the first game of a double-header weekend. Ben Thomas’ side defeated Worcester by 99-88 last week to record a first silverware success under the Phoenix name. The Sharks then face the lengthy journey down to Plymouth…

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Scrappy Win For Sharks In Roses Clash

27 Jan 2018

The DBL Sharks Sheffield climbed one place in the BBL table by virtue of an extremely hard-fought win over their lowly Lancastrian neighbours Manchester Giants. An on-paper walkover was far from it as the Giants overcame fifteen point deficits on several occasions before the Sharks secured a third consecutive victory and a ninth league win…

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Lions roar louder than Sharks on road trip

07 Jan 2018

Lions lands first win under returning Coach Macaulay BBL Championship London Lions 81-73 DBL Sharks Sheffield (16-13, 35-32, 63-50) London Lions bounced back from consecutive losses to beat DBL Sharks Sheffield in the first game of the new reign of Vince Macaulay. The home side survived a late fightback as they climb three spots into fourth…

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Sharks aiming for Capital Start to New Year

03 Jan 2018

A capital response to 2018 is required by the DBL Sharks Sheffield as they move into a new year of BBL basketball. Sunday sees a visit to the Copperbox Arena to take on a loaded but unpredictable London Lions. The Lions currently sit in sixth place with a 7-6 record but have a deep roster…

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Third Quarter Lapse Costs Sharks

30 Dec 2017

The DBL Sharks Sheffield were left to rue a poor third quarter that ultimately cost them victory against second-placed Newcastle Eagles. The Sharks had their nose in front in an entertaining first half at 41-37 but suffered a 6-26 third quarter that saw them playing catch-up for the rest of the encounter. Despite a 30-16…

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New Year Humdinger! Newcastle this Friday.

28 Dec 2017

The year concludes for the DBL Sharks Sheffield with a humdinger of a game this Friday evening (29th December). Visiting the EIS are the Newcastle Eagles, currently second in the BBL table after an electric start to the season and looking to prove that three recent defeats have been nothing but a blip on another…

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Sharks fail to overturn Worcester lead

21 Dec 2017

An appealing final match-up with Cheshire Phoenix wasn’t to be as Worcester Wolves took a 65-71 win on the night and a 157-173 win on aggregate over the DBL Sharks Sheffield in the BBL Cup Semi-Final Second Leg. The Sharks struggled to break down an athletic Worcester side full of sizeable players, who exploited their…

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Ho Ho Ho It’s Magic! Sharks reach Quarter-Finals

16 Dec 2017

The DBL Sharks Sheffield booked a quarter-final berth in the BBL Trophy against Newcastle Eagles with a comprehensive 89-62 win over NBL Division One Manchester Magic. The Sharks controlled the fixture from 1.34 in and battled gamely in the face of determined offence from the Magic roster. Sharks: Alexander, McKnight, Williams, Tuck, Wroblicky. Magic: Gittens,…

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Festive Sharks go for Knockout Double

13 Dec 2017

The DBL Sharks Sheffield face some pre-Christmas knockout basketball as the festive period draws ever nearer. The BBL Trophy gets underway this Friday with the visit of NBL side Manchester Magic, whom the Sharks have already faced in pre-season. Then on the unfamiliar night of Wednesday 20th December, Worcester Wolves visit the tank with their…

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Snow joke! Delayed Sharks take Surrey win

10 Dec 2017

Sharks make up for travel nightmare by edging out Scorchers BBL Championship Surrey Scorchers 84-89 DBL Sharks Sheffield (18-24, 32-45, 59-67) It took a mammoth task for DBL Sharks Sheffield to even get to Surrey Sports Park as they fought travel chaos and arctic conditions in a game that was delayed as a result. But…

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