Why Being a Knicks Fan Hurts So Good

Ashley Nicole Moss did not have much of a choice when she was growing up. Her father, Jeff, was a Knicks fan, which meant that she was a Knicks fan, too. For part of her childhood in Brooklyn and Queens, Moss, 27, found that rooting for the Knicks was not such a horrible thing. When […]

WATCH LIVE BASKETBALL: WBBL and BBL play-off final

It’s Finals Day in the BBL and WBBL and both playoff finals feature London and Newcastle after they battled through a dramatic ‘May Madness’ series. https://youtube.com/watch?v=EAEp-zuEZL4%3Ffeature%3Doembed After two weeks of high-quality British basketball, it all comes down to this – a doubleheader at Leicester’s Morningside Arena to crown the end-of-season champions. How the BBL playoff […]

WATCH LIVE BASKETBALL: BBL playoff quarter-finals

Plymouth, Worcester, Newcastle and Sheffield take aim at the final two places in the BBL semi-finals on Thursday night as the BBL post-season continues. https://youtube.com/watch?v=bDQBpdp7CtU%3Ffeature%3Doembed After London and Leicester booked their place in the final four on Wednesday with dominant victories over Bristol and Cheshire respectively, Thursday night’s action is intriguingly poised. Coverage gets underway […]

WATCH LIVE BASKETBALL: BBL playoff quarter-finals

Leicester, London, Bristol and Cheshire will fight it out for the first two places in the BBL play-off semi-finals on Wednesday night. https://youtube.com/watch?v=bDQBpdp7CtU%3Ffeature%3Doembed Monday’s first legs saw the higher-ranked teams come away with the early advantage meaning Bristol and Cheshire have work to do. Table-toppers Leicester and Bristol get the action under way from 5pm, […]

WATCH LIVE BASKETBALL: BBL playoff quarter-finals

Plymouth, Worcester, Newcastle and Sheffield get their play-off campaigns underway on Tuesday night as the BBL post-season continues. https://youtube.com/watch?v=XQ_wTUkrdc8%3Ffeature%3Doembed After London and Leicester kicked off the quarter-finals with victories on Monday night, attention switches to the four remaining teams as they start their own ties. London, Nottingham advance to WBBL semi-final showdown Kieron Achara’s guide […]

British Wheelchair Basketball announces creation of Women’s Premier League

British Wheelchair Basketball has announced the creation of an inaugural Women’s Premier League, with an initial four franchises based at university sites across the UK. Although players will not be paid directly by their respective clubs, officials believe the league’s professional infrastructure makes it a first for para-sport in the country. Funding of £1.4m for […]