Basketball


Bristol Flyers’ Jordan Davis earned a spot in the penultimate BBL All-Star Five line-up of the calendar year, his very first appearance on the roster. Davis is establishing himself as a favourite with fans of the Flyers. He helped Bristol to extract revenge on derby rivals Plymouth Raiders for a recent defeat by turning on …

Plymouth Raiders were brushed aside by London Lions who maintained their unbeaten home record in the BBL Championship with a 95-67 win live on on BBC Sport. Mariusz Karol’s side improve to 7-4 as they climb back into the top four ahead of the Christmas break. The turning point came early on. Despite the Raiders …

After defeating West Country rivals Bristol Flyers last Sunday, Plymouth Raiders have been handed a home BBL Trophy quarter-final tie against either Leeds Force or Leicester Riders. Should the Riders defeat Leeds it will set up a repeat of last season’s final in which Leicester coasted to the title with a 91-58 victory over the …

Plymouth Raiders’ Kinu Rochford hung onto his BBL All-Star Five starting place after putting up another majestic showing to earn his spot in the team for week nine. One of the form players in the League right now, Rochford spearheaded Raiders’ memorable win against BBL leaders Esh Group Eagles Newcastle with a 20-point and 12-rebound …

Plymouth Raiders have signed six-foot-five shooting guard Jawad Adekoya to help strengthen the back court for the remainder of the season. Adekoya, who originates from Tinley Park, Illinois, is no stranger to the BBL having played last season with the Cheshire Phoenix where he averaged a respectable ten points per game in a little over …

The First Round draw for the BBL Trophy has pitted last year’s beaten finalists Plymouth Raiders against local rivals Bristol Flyers. The dates and tip-off times for the opening round have now been confirmed as the race begins to make it to the final at the Emirates Arena in Glasgow on Sunday, March 4 – …

Bristol Flyers chalked up their third win on the trot/suffered their first defeat in three games with a ??-?? loss/victory over the Glasgow Rocks at the SGS WISE Arena last night. The Flyers went into the contest having edged Surrey Scorchers 85-86 in a breathtaking encounter at Surrey Sports Park the previous weekend to move …

Plymouth Raiders will be looking to book a quarter-final spot against DBL Sharks Sheffield when they head to Surrey Sports Park to take on the Surrey Scorchers this afternoon in the BBL Cup (2.00 pm). It was contrasting results for both sides last weekend with the Scorchers picking up two wins while the Raiders suffered …