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  3. Lions In Second Final
  4. Coach of the Month award for Macaulay
  5. Lions Cruise To Trophy Semi-Finals

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December 7, 2018
Cup Final Prize Awaits

BBL Cup Semi-Final London Lions v Newcastle Eagles Details: Friday 7th December, 7:30pm, Sport Central, Newcastle. BBL Trophy Semi-Final 1st Leg. Sunday 9th December, 4:00pm, Copper Box Arena, London. BBL Trophy Semi-Final 2nd Leg. Last meeting: Lions 96-78 Eagles (Championship, November 2018) Summary: The Lions and Eagles will do battle twice over three days for…

December 5, 2018
LIONS LOOKING TO PACK THE COPPER BOX WITH £5 TICKET DEAL!

Having nailed a place in the BBL Cup Semi Final, the London Lions are selling all tickets to their biggest game of the season for an amazing £5 deal! They play Newcastle Eagles on Sunday 9th December 4pm following the first leg which will take place on Friday 7th at the Eagles home arena. As…

November 26, 2018
Dogged Encounter Ends in Heartbreak

BBL Championship London Lions 63-65 Leicester Riders (14-14, 31-24, 45-49) The London Lions battled hard into a tense finale as Leicester Riders grabbed the points with a last second basket to seal the win on the buzzer at the Copper Box. Both teams entered the game with just one league defeat and the Riders’ victory…

November 24, 2018
Lions Snap Eagles Wings

BBL Championship London Lions 96-78 Esh Group Eagles Newcastle (24-24, 51-51, 75-69) London Lions extended their lead at the top of the BBL Championship after beating Esh Group Eagles Newcastle, at the Copper Box. The Lions now move to 9-1 after inflicting a third league loss on the second-placed Eagles with both teams with another…

November 23, 2018
LIONS ANNOUNCE BLACK FRIDAY SALE!

London Lions are excited to announce their Black Friday ‘Gimme 5’ sale! Tickets for their BBL Cup Semi Final game on Sunday 9th December 4pm are up for grabs for just £5, click here for more details! Vince Macaulay, CEO and Head Coach says “We want all of London to watch London’s best basketball team….

November 21, 2018
London Lions players visit school affected by Grenfell Tower

London Lions players visited students at Kensington Aldridge Academy recently to run a Coaching Clinic and to give out free tickets to their games. Kensington Aldridge Academy is situated very close to Grenfell Tower and lost four pupils and one former student, with more than 60 pupils having to be re-housed, in the 2016 tragedy. Lions…

November 18, 2018
Lions Into Cup Semi’s

BBL Cup, Quarter-Finals London Lions 99-89 Worcester Wolves (33-24, 53-48, 73-68) London Lions moved into the Semi-Finals of the BBL Cup with their second win over Worcester Wolves of the weekend. The league leaders defended home court to advance to the last four with the Wolves unable to match their run to the Final from…

November 17, 2018
Lions Take First Blood

BBL Championship Worcester Wolves 63-71 London Lions (14-20, 35-40, 50-60) London Lions maintained their lead at the top of the BBL Championship with victory on the road against Worcester Wolves. The Lions are now 8-1 with the bottom-placed Wolves dropping to 1-9, despite 24 points and 18 rebounds from Deshawn Freeman ahead of Sunday’s BBL…

November 16, 2018
REECE PARKINSON, RADIO 1XTRA DJ, SIGNS UP AS AMBASSADOR FOR LONDON LIONS

The London Lions, London’s top premiership basketball team, are delighted to announce Reece Parkinson, presenter of Sunday’s 1Xtra Talks on Radio 1Xtra, is to become an ambassador of the Club. Reece Parkinson is a 24-year-old radio & online presenter and is one of the UK’s exciting talents.  As well as being a Sunday night listeners’…

November 15, 2018
Lions to mark Armistice Centenary on Sunday 18th November – FREE tickets for Armed Forces members!

The London Lions will mark the Armistice Centenary with a minute’s silence prior to Sunday’s BBL Cup Quarter Final against Worcester Wolves.  The game takes place 18th November 4pm at the Copper Box Arena, Olympic Park, Stratford, London (doors open 3pm). This Sunday’s match up with the Wolves is the Club’s nearest league fixture to…

November 11, 2018
Leaders Down Champions

BBL Championship Leicester Riders 73-76 London Lions (13-25, 40-41, 50-53) London Lions extended their lead at the top of the BBL Championship after handing Leicester Riders their first loss in the BBL this season. Vince Macaulay’s side move to 7-1 with Leicester now 2-1 with a wasted trip to London City Royals on Saturday which…

November 6, 2018
MVP In TOW

BBL Team of the Week features last season’s MVP and an impressive debut performance from a returning player to the league. Justin Robinson (London Lions) The reigning league MVP secures his first appearance in the line-up this season after leading the Lions to victory on the road as they moved into top spot. Robinson top…

November 5, 2018
Lions Go Clear At Top

BBL Championship Manchester Giants 83-86 London Lions (14-18, 34-42, 55-60) London Lions moved clear at the top of the BBL Championship after holding off Manchester Giants on the road. The Lions move to 6-1 ahead of the Bristol Flyers after their 10th win in a row against the Giants, who are now 2-3 after another…

November 4, 2018
Lions Head North

Manchester Giants v London Lions Where: Powerleague Trafford Sportsdome, Trafford Way, Manchester, M17 8DD When: Sunday 4 November, 5pm tip-off (doors open at 4pm) The London Lions travel up North to face the Manchester Giants for the first time this season. The Giants were in action last weekend defeating the Surrey Scorchers in the BBL Cup….

November 2, 2018
Big Ballers In Town

The Ball Brothers are coming back to London and they are bringing their squad with them. This Saturday, we take on the Team JBA USA at the Copper Box Arena where we faced the Ball Brothers in April, last time, they represented Vytautas of Lithuania, now they represent the cream of the JBA League that…

October 25, 2018
Lions Dig In Against Cheshire

The London Lions beat the Cheshire Phoenix 87 – 81 at the Copper Box Arena London in the BBL Championship on Wednesday evening. Cheshire entered the clash with just 7 men, due to an internal one-game ban to Jordan Session, but were buoyed by a big win over the other new boys London City Royals…

October 23, 2018
Lions Take Rocks Head To Head

BBL Championship Radisson RED Glasgow Rocks 70-86 London Lions (14-22, 34-42, 48-63) London Lions returned to league action with a convincing road victory away at Radisson RED Glasgow Rocks. This was the second defeat of the weekend for the Rocks, whilst the Lions move to second place in the League with a 4-1 record. The…

October 15, 2018
Lions Fall In Semi

The London Lions fell short in defending the title at the British Basketball All-Stars Championship, losing in the Semi-Finals to the Leicester Riders. Two healthy fast paced wins had put the Lions into the Semi’s but once there a tense start with lot’s of missed opportunities meant Coach Macaulay’s men were unable to capitalise allowing…