In an exciting development for the 2016-17 season, thirty-two British Basketball League (BBL) and Women's British Basketball League (WBBL) Games will be live on the BBC red button and on the BBC Sport website.
Bart Sengers has been be appointed as the new National Performance & WBBL Franchise coach on a two-year contract. The highly respected Dutch coach will take charge of the WBBL franchise & Female national team programme with immediate effect.
The British Basketball Federation (BBF) today publishes its vision and strategy for basketball in Britain as a result of a consultation process that has involved representatives from the respective Boards of Basketball England, Basketball Scotland and Basketball Wales, as well as the Basketball Foundation, British Basketball League (BBL) and Women's British Basketball League (WBBL) and other interested parties.
In an exciting development for basketball fans right across the UK, next month's showpiece Molten BBL and WBBL Play-Off Finals are to be shown live on the BBC red button and online via the BBC Sport website.
It may have been a fruitful six months or so for Georgia Jones at international level after the playmaker returned to the GB Senior Women's set-up, but it's proven to be wholly frustrating at club level.
A second half where Great Britain won by twenty points wasn't enough to secure victory in a closed-doors preparation game against the Netherlands at Manchester's National Basketball Centre. The visitors won 71-83, with Kyle Johnson and Gabe Olaseni both scoring 13 points for GB.