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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On the road again! Leicester this Friday.

08 Nov 2017

The DBL Sharks Sheffield hit the road for a four game spell following a six game home stretch that saw them go 5-1 in the league and make the semi-finals of the BBL Cup. Their first opponents on their travels are the reigning league champions, Leicester Riders, who have made something of a low-key start…

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Champagne Sharks book Semi-Final Spot

04 Nov 2017

The DBL Sharks Sheffield produced another champagne showing to ease into the BBL Cup semi-finals by a comfortable 29 point margin. Despite being shorn of influential point guard Mackey McKnight, the Sharks took down their conquerors from the opening game of the season, Surrey, in a simply lovely display that shows they have plenty more…

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Avengers Assemble! The BBL Cup Quarter Final Preview.

01 Nov 2017

Avengers Assemble! The DBL Sharks Sheffield will be looking to avenge the 78-81 defeat inflicted on them by the Surrey Scorchers on the opening day of the season. The Scorchers stand in the way of the Sharks and a BBL Cup Semi-Final place and victory would represent a sixth successive win on the bounce. Surrey…

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The Streak Goes Out To Five! Sharks defeat London.

28 Oct 2017

Just their opening day defeat to Surrey Scorchers separates the DBL Sharks Sheffield from the table-topping Newcastle Eagles as they extended their winning streak out to five games in a row with a win against highly-fancied London Lions. The Lions arrived late at the EIS due to the M1 traffic caused by chart-topping band Little…

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Sharks and Wilson Agree Departure

27 Oct 2017

It is with regret that the DBL Sharks announce that forward Ryan Wilson will be departing the club with immediate effect due to personal reasons. Despite a positive start a number of early injuries impeded his assimilation in to the squad and 6’4 forward has taken the decision to cease playing in Sheffield. Wilson will…

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Sharks Aim ‘Above the Rim’ with HeppSY

25 Oct 2017

The Sharks are delighted to have embarked on a new programme with partners Sheffield Hallam University and the HeppSY team. The pilot phase of “Above the Rim” was developed by The Sharks to encourage secondary school students to understand the impact of higher education and consider it as a serious option for them after leaving school.…

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Can the Lions survive in the Tank? The visit of London previewed.

25 Oct 2017

The DBL Sharks Sheffield wear a four game winning streak as a badge of honour but face their toughest test of the season so far with the visit of London Lions. The Lions sit third in the BBL table with a 3-2 record but have a roster that many feel can challenge for the top…

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Sharks fly up to second in the table

21 Oct 2017

The DBL Sharks hit the dizzy heights of second in the BBL table, albeit temporarily, by virtue of a comprehensive 86-70 win over Bristol Flyers. A 36-19 second quarter was key to the eventual 16 point win but a workmanlike display saw the Sharks to a 4-1 record, just behind leaders Newcastle at 5-0. A…

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