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Meet the London Sparrows, Hackney’s finest wheelchair basketball team

The wheelchair basketball game between London Sparrows and Brixton Ballers should have started by now, but a tardy referee has delayed the tip-off. The Sparrows’...

As it happened: London Lions at the BBL Trophy Semi-Final

The London Lions were hoping to redress a 17 point deficit today in order to qualify for the British Basketball League Trophy final. The Hackney...

UK Basketball: London Lions crushed by Manchester Giants

The London Lions were outplayed throughout their home basketball league game against Manchester Giants, who got an early lead and kept it throughout

Hackney White Heat blaze women’s basketball league

Hackney White Heat are raring to achieve the unknown in women’s amateur basketball. The team hopes to retain both the Cup and the League this season, for the third year in a row, cementing their dominance in the sport.

Basketball stars bag bronze

Clapton Girls’ Academy put on a brave show to come third in the girls’ schools basketball tournament at the Balfour Beatty London Youth Games.

Hackney’s NBA star Mensah-Bonsu plays in narrow defeat

Former Hackney White Fire basketballer, Pops Mensah-Bonsu, played 17 minutes and scored 5 points as his new NBA team Toronto Raptors slid to another narrow defeat. They have now lost six games in a row, and are just one place off the bottom of the NBA Eastern Conference.

Basketballer Mensah-Bonsu starts afresh with Toronto

Basketballer Pops Mensah-Bonsu will be looking to build on a solid start as he attempts to help his new NBA team reverse a run of five successive defeats. Mensah-Bonsu, who started his career at Hackney White Heat, was snapped up by Toronto Raptors last week following his release from a short-term contract at high-flying San Antonio Spurs.