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December 23, 2018

London Lions 80-74 DBL Sharks Sheffield (19-17, 36-39, 58-52) London Lions defeated DBL Sharks Sheffield for the second week in a row as they advanced to the BBL Trophy Quarter-Finals. In a battle of the top two in the BBL Championship, the Lions came out on top once again to continue their strong start in all…

December 19, 2018

BBL Trophy Sunday 23rd December 2018 London Lions v DBL Sharks Sheffield After that thrilling overtime top of the table league clash last Sunday, it is a swift return to the capital for the DBL Sharks Sheffield. Atiba Lyons men will be looking to exact revenge on the London Lions, this time to advance from…

December 16, 2018

BBL Championship London Lions 92-82 DBL Sharks Sheffield (17-26, 38-39, 60-61, 76-76) after overtime London Lions extended their lead at the top of the BBL Championship after outlasting DBL Sharks Sheffield in an overtime thriller. The Lions complete a double-winning weekend at home to move to 11-2 as they end the Sharks’ eight-game win streak…

December 15, 2018

Friday 14th December 2018 BBL Championship DBL Sharks Sheffield 86 Newcastle Eagles 74 The Sharks notched up an eighth consecutive win in a manner that was far more convincing than the final scoreline suggested. Atiba Lyons’ men were irresistible for long spells and it took a late scoring effort from Newcastle to narrow the gap…

December 12, 2018

BBL Championship Friday 14th December 2018 DBL Sharks Sheffield v Newcastle Eagles Sunday 16th December 2018 London Lions v DBL Sharks Sheffield A tough December continues for the DBL Sharks Sheffield with the visit of the much-garlanded Newcastle Eagles as well as a visit to the capital to face current leaders London Lions. The Sharks…

December 8, 2018

Friday 7th December 2018 BBL Championship Leicester Riders 70 DBL Sharks Sheffield 71 The DBL Sharks Sheffield prevailed in a thrilling encounter at reigning champions Leicester Riders to take a seventh league win on the trot, go 8-3 for the season and move into second place in the table. The Sharks were led by an…

December 5, 2018

BBL Championship Friday 7th December 2018 Leicester Riders v DBL Sharks Sheffield Coach of the Month Atiba Lyons takes his DBL Sharks Sheffield on the short journey down to title holders Leicester Riders for the first game of December. The Sharks playcaller will be hoping to avoid the curse of the award but he will…

November 30, 2018

Ever wonder what happened to some of the Sharks from days gone by? Our skipper Mike Tuck’s ten year tenure in Sheffield is remarkable feat, given that basketball is often a short-lived career or a career where contracts are negotiated on a year-by-year basis. Whether at the club for a long stint or just a…

November 23, 2018

The Sharks family is a broad church and while we have been used to hearing lots of Trans-Atlantic accents over the years, occasionally we venture a bit closer to home. One of our most popular players of recent years was German forward Patrick Horstmann. Pat came to the Sharks out of Northwood University in Florida,…

November 18, 2018

In-form Sharks go six in a row in the league BBL Championship Plymouth Raiders 57-66 DBL Sharks Sheffield (19-19, 31-34, 47-52) DBL Sharks Sheffield continued their winning run in the league with victory on the road against Plymouth Raiders. Atiba Lyons’ side move to 7-3 as they recorded a sixth straight league win, while the…