Posts Tagged ‘Mike Tuck’

The BBL Trophy Final 2018 Previewed

It’s taken one hundred and sixty minutes of basketball to get here but the next forty represent the biggest of the DBL Sharks Sheffield season so far. The 2018 BBL Trophy Final plays out at the Emirates Arena in Glasgow this Sunday 4th March with league-leading Leicester Riders being the Sharks opponents. The Riders were…

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Sharks fall to Riders in Double Overtime Thriller

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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Champagne Sharks book Semi-Final Spot

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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Sharks edged out by Surrey in Season Opener

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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The New Season with Mike Tuck

The 2017-2018 basketball season is almost upon us! The DBL Sharks round off pre-season this Friday 22nd September with a road trip to Worcester Wolves, followed by the season-opening All Stars event at the O2 Arena in London on Sunday. New to the game? Who better to explain what BBL and Sharks basketball is all…

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Tuck Returns in Dual Role for the Sharks

Mike Tuck Sharks

The DBL Sharks are excited to confirm the extension of contract for club favourite and team captain Mike Tuck back for the 2017/18 season with an extra twist. The 6’7” power forward has held the role of captain for the last five years and has recently enjoyed broadening his experience via a marketing role with…

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Sharks snatch Marsden

The DBL Sharks are excited to announce the signing of Yorkshire born power forward Robert Marsden. The Doncaster native big man has joined the Sheffield team from derby rivals Leeds Force following a very impressive year taking scalps such as Sheffield and Newcastle along the way. He has gained a reputation of being a hard-nosed,…

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Wroblicky returns for DBL Sharks

The DBL Sharks are thrilled to announce the return for a second season of favourite big man Tony Wroblicky. The 6’ 10 centre will re-join fellow frontman Mike Tuck for the 2017/18 season and will resume his second year of studying for is MBA at the University of Sheffield. Wroblicky signed up to complete his…

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Honours almost even after Quarter Final first leg

It was honours almost even for the DBL Sharks Sheffield following the first leg of the BBL Playoff Quarter Final against Worcester Wolves. The Sharks recovered from being fourteen points down at half time to see the encounter close at 71-73 in favour of the midlanders. Atiba Lyons’ men recovered from a dismal 26% shooting…

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