Bite or Fly? The visit of Bristol previewed…

18 Oct 2017

The DBL Sharks Sheffield enter game four of their six game home run by welcoming Bristol Flyers to the EIS this Friday. The Flyers have been a BBL success story since entering the league in 2014, improving year upon year, with the feeling that this is Coach Andreas Kapoulas best roster yet. The Sharks will…

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R.I.P. Kevin Cadle – A British Basketball Legend

16 Oct 2017

The British Basketball community is shocked and saddened to hear of the sudden and unexpected passing of a BBL legend in Kevin Cadle. The hugely respected and revered American coached almost 500 BBL games during his career and finished with a staggering overall record of 397 wins and 97 losses (2 ties). His 80% win…

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Irresistable Sharks prove too much for Raiders

14 Oct 2017

The DBL Sharks Sheffield took a 3-1 season record with a narrow 83-78 win over Plymouth in the third game of a six game home stretch. The Sharks were irresistible in a 29-11 opening quarter but found the Devonians much tougher for the rest of the contest and had to use all of their nouse…

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The Third Weekend Previewed…Plymouth visit The Tank

11 Oct 2017

Weekend number three of the new BBL season approaches for the DBL Sharks Sheffield with a relatively unknown quantity on the horizon. Plymouth Raiders are the third visitors to the EIS in a six week stretch with a new Coach and a much-changed roster. The Sharks will be looking to build on consecutive wins and…

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BBL Cup Final tickets available now!

11 Oct 2017

Support the DBL Sharks on our way to the Basketball Cup Finals Sunday 28th January 2018 at the Birmingham Arena (formerly Barclaycard Arena) The 2018 British Basketball Cup Finals will once again witness the best male and female ballers in the UK showcasing their skills at Arena Birmingham. Sunday 28 January 2018 will see the Basketball…

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Sheffield 1 Leeds 0 – Sharks take Game 1 of the Derby series.

07 Oct 2017

  It was 1-0 in the Yorkshire series and 2-1 for the season as the DBL Sharks Sheffield took down White Rose rivals Leeds Force by 98-71 in this second week encounter. The Sharks, while looking far from the finished article, returned three MVPs in Zach Gachette, Tony Wroblicky and Mackey McKnight and continued to…

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Who will be riding high? The Yorkshire Derby Preview.

04 Oct 2017

It is becoming one of the most eagerly anticipated fixtures in the BBL calendar. We are only in week two of the season but the first of the Yorkshire derbies takes place this Friday when Leeds Force are the visitors to the EIS to take on the DBL Sharks Sheffield. It was an unhappy opening…

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Bravehearts! Sharks come back from Glasgow with the win.

02 Oct 2017

Sharks bounce back from opening defeat to win in Glasgow. BBL Championship Glasgow Rocks 76-86 DBL Sharks Sheffield (28-27, 41-51, 65-66) DBL Sharks Sheffield recorded their first win of the season after beating Glasgow Rocks in front of a large crowd at the Emirates Arena. Atiba Lyons’ side bounced back from a home loss to…

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Sharks edged out by Surrey in Season Opener

30 Sep 2017

There was a disappointing and bruising 78-81 defeat for the DBL Sharks Sheffield in their opening game of the BBL season on home territory against Surrey Scorchers. There was nothing between the two sides all the way up to half time, where they went in tied at 42. A 6-0 tear in the middle of…

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Fear The Fin! The Opening Weekend Previewed…

27 Sep 2017

After the razzmatazz of the inaugural All-Stars Championship at the O2, it’s time to get down to business for the DBL Sharks Sheffield as the BBL Championship begins in earnest. Opening night on Friday sees Surrey Scorchers arrive at the EIS, keen to build on a reasonable finish to last season. The traditional double-header opening…

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Easter Eggstravaganza! Bristol in Round 30 previewed…

11 Apr 2017

The DBL Sharks will be hoping for a ‘Good’ Friday as one of the BBL’s form teams comes to the EIS in search of a Playoff place. The Bristol Flyers arrive in Sheffield needing to potentially win their remaining games to confirm their place in post-season having lost the head-to-head over their nearest rivals Surrey.…

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Sharks cut Giants down to size.

09 Apr 2017

The DBL Sharks Sheffield went out to an 18-12 record and a share of third place after a crushing win over Manchester Giants on the road. Rashawn Rembert led the way with a 27 point haul as the Sharks leapfrogged Glasgow and drew level on points with the in-form Worcester Wolves. Just three regular season…

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Valiant effort from the Sharks but Riders take the win

08 Apr 2017

The DBL Sharks Sheffield went down by 80-71 on the road at Leicester Riders but it still wasn’t enough to confirm Riders BBL title due to win for Newcastle at home to Glasgow by 103-86. The Sharks were vastly improved from their aberration in front of the cameras against Glasgow and it is now a…

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Another weekend in front of the cameras! Round 29 previewed…

05 Apr 2017

The DBL Sharks Sheffield tackle another double-header weekend as the race for Playoff places well and truly hots-up. Just five games remain in regular season and will prove key in sorting out the post-season seedings. Friday night sees a visit to Champions-elect Leicester, now well out of reach of second placed Newcastle and surely only…

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Exclusive pre-sale for the British Basketball All-Stars Championship

03 Apr 2017

The British Basketball All-Stars Championship has launched! This exciting new event will take place at The O2, London on Sunday, September 24 and British Basketball League followers have an exclusive opportunity to book their tickets before they go on general sale! Showcasing the best of British basketball talent on a grand stage at The O2…

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Sharks rolled by Rocks in front of cameras

01 Apr 2017

It was a disappointing night for the DBL Sharks Sheffield as they were comprehensively beaten by the Glasgow Rocks 84-55 in front of the BBC TV cameras. The Sharks never recovered from a 15-2 start by the Rocks and the game was dead as a contest by the final ten minutes as 42-62 became 55-84…

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#SheffieldHoopsOnTheBBC. Round 28 previewed…

29 Mar 2017

A unique showcase of Sheffield basketball awaits fans of the DBL Sharks Sheffield this coming Friday. Not only do the SharkNation get to witness an intriguing third versus fourth place clash between the home side and Glasgow Rocks, the game is preceded by the region’s premier women’s team, the City of Sheffield Hatters taking on…

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Matchroom Sport launch new British Basketball All-Stars Championship at The 02

28 Mar 2017

Barry Hearn’s Matchroom Sport, in partnership with the British Basketball League, have announced the British Basketball All-Stars Championship to take place at The O2, London on Sunday, September 24, live on Sky Sports. Hearn enters the fray in basketball introducing a new, entertaining take on the fast-paced game with a record-breaking £100,000 prize fund. Five…

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v Plymouth Raiders

730pm Fri 13 Oct 2017

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