The British Basketball Federation (BBF) and the British Basketball League (BBL) have agreed the Heads of Terms for a new 10 year License for the BBL to continue to run the top professional men's basketball league in Great Britain, at the expiry of the current License in summer 2017.
24 players have been named by British Basketball for this summer's EuroBasket 2017 qualification games. 16 of those listed will attend training camp in early August, with those names detailed at a later date.
Great Britain wrapped up their participation at the FIBA U20 Women's European Championship Division B 2016 on a high note after they signed off their campaign in the Montenegrin capital by defeating the hosts 63-46 to take fifth place.
Great Britain are eyeing up a creditable fifth spot heading into the last day of the FIBA U20 Women's European Championship Division B 2016 in Podgorica after they registered an eye-catching 62-42 triumph against Romania.
Some of the biggest names associated with the Great Britain programme have joined together to pay tribute to Drew Sullivan, the most capped men's Great Britain international, who has announced his international retirement after exactly 100 caps.
Great Britain captain Drew Sullivan is to retire from international basketball after a decade within the programme. He will call it a day after reaching exactly a centenary of appearances, having been a stalwart during London 2012.
Slovenia underlined their status as one of the favourites for promotion at the FIBA U20 Women's European Championship Division B 2016 in Podgorica as they sailed to a 69-50 triumph against Great Britain.
Great Britain produced a scintillating performance to get rolling at the FIBA U20 Women's European Championship Division B 2016 in Podgorica as they stormed their way to an eye-catching 74-50 success against Israel.
February 06th, 2017: British Basketball has secured £1,000,000 of National Lottery funding, from Sport England, to support the delivery of its programmes this year, including its campaign at EuroBasket 2017. The funding will help ensure the Great Britain team receives the preparation it needs, when it competes at EuroBasket 2017 and will provide vital support for other programmes over the 2017-18 funding period.