Posts Tagged ‘basketball’

Kings of Yorkshire once again!

The DBL Sharks Sheffield took the Yorkshire head-to-head for another season by eking out a 62-58 win on the road against Leeds Force. Two free throws from Rashawn Rembert in the dying embers secured the win for Atiba Lyons’ men who now move to 13-8 in fourth place in the BBL Championship. Sharks: Davis, Tuck,…

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Capital heartbreak for Sharks

Zaire Taylor wins it with three seconds remaining to send London Lions into a share of fourth spot. BBL Championship London Lions 74 (18,40,58) (Owumi 22, Hassan 16, Williams 11) DBL Sharks Sheffield 73 (16,32,55) (Rembert 22, Riley 19, Wroblicky 13) Zaire Taylor held his nerve at the free-throw line with three seconds remaining to…

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Road Trip London and Leeds – Round 22 Previewed

Another gameless weekend leads into an important week of fixtures for the DBL Sharks Sheffield. First up is an unusual Wednesday night fixture down in the capital’s Copperbox Arena when London Lions play host to the men in blue and yellow. Then on Sunday, the Sharks make the short journey up the M1 to take…

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Thrilling Sharks take dramatic win over Wolves

The entertainment factor was ramped up to the max tonight at the EIS Sheffield as the DBL Sharks Sheffield came away with a 79-77 win over in-form Worcester Wolves. The Wolves had poured in 100 points plus against their last three league opponents so it displayed a tremendous team effort from the Sharks to restrict…

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Wolves enter the Shark Tank – Round 20 previewed

A mouth-watering fixture awaits the DBL Sharks Sheffield this Friday as BBL form team, the Worcester Wolves are the visitors to the EIS. Unbeaten in their last three, including a huge win against title-chasing Newcastle, the Wolves appear to have found their feet and currently look to be the team to beat in the Championship.…

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Solid Win for Sharks in Roses Clash

The DBL Sharks Sheffield returned to action after a break of a week to complete a solid win over bottom side Manchester Giants. Aside from a spell at the beginning of the second quarter, the Sharks were rarely troubled and some superlative shooting from Rashawn Rembert saw them move to 11-7 and fourth place in…

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White Rose or Red Rose? Who is it to be? – Round 19 Previewed

The DBL Sharks Sheffield return to BBL Championship action this Friday after a blank weekend to renew old rivalries with their neighbours from across the Pennines, the Manchester Giants. The Giants currently languish at the foot of the table but have some key components that suggest this is not a game to be taken lightly.…

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Late rally fails to secure win for Sharks

The DBL Sharks Sheffield went down to an agonising 78-82 defeat against Leicester Riders having produced an outstanding fourth quarter rally that almost saw them steal the game at the death. The Sharks were left to rue a mixed first half but showed they could certainly live in the company of one of the league’s…

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Back to the Grind! Leicester visit in Round 17…

It’s back to the bread and butter of the BBL Championship for the DBL Sharks Sheffield as high-flying Leicester ride into town this coming Friday. The Riders come into the game fresh from making progress in the BBL Trophy having overcome Glasgow Rocks by 81-74 last Sunday. The Sharks will be looking to bounce back…

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Hot Huffor sees Wolves through in Trophy

Wolves advance with big home win over Sharks in Trophy opener. BBL Trophy, First Round Worcester Wolves 99 (21,46,72) (Huffor 31, Bachman 23, Khan 13) DBL Sharks Sheffield 68 (15,33,47) (Riley 16, Rembert 15, Thornton 10) Worcester Wolves advanced to the Last Eight of the BBL Trophy after an impressive 99-68 win to eliminate DBL…

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