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October 14, 2018
Defend The Title All Stars!

This weekend, we will defend our British Basketball All Stars title, at home at the Copper Box Arena. Here is a reminder of the rules and regs!. British Basketball All Stars British Basketball All Stars is a unique event taking place for the second time after last year’s inaugural event at the O2 Arena. This…

October 11, 2018
The Revenge – London Lions Vs Big Baller Brand USA!

Following a sell-out event at the Copper Box Arena back in April, the Big Ballers are back to defend their title against London Lions, London’s Professional Basketball Team. This is the ultimate grudge game with both teams having a lot to prove!  Tickets go on sale tomorrow Friday 12th October 9am. When the teams clashed…

October 9, 2018
DRAW MADE FOR BRITISH BASKETBALL ALL-STARS CHAMPIONSHIP

The draw for the double elimination stage of the British Basketball All-Stars Championship has been made, with London Lions to open their title defence against Worcester Wolves. The second match of the afternoon will see Bristol Flyers against Surrey Scorchers before Radisson RED Glasgow Rocks take on Esh Group Eagles Newcastle. Finally, the draw pitted…

October 6, 2018
Lions Down Sharks On Road

BBL Championship DBL Sharks Sheffield 73-80 London Lions (18-19, 32-38, 46-61) London Lions kept the pressure on their rivals at the top of the table with a 80-73 victory on the road against DBL Sharks Sheffield, at Ponds Forge. Despite playing without BBL MVP, Justin Robinson, the Lions took to the floor with Tabb, Spencer,…

October 1, 2018
LONDON LIONS SIGN 2 YEAR PARTNERSHIP WITH ENERTOR

London Lions are proud to announce a 2-year partnership with Enertor. Enertor Insoles provide the most advanced protection against impact related injuries, on top of a 36% energy return factor with the use of D30. Enertor insoles are worn and endorsed by Usain Bolt and proven to reduce foot and heel pain for over 90%…

September 29, 2018
Wolves Quietened By Lions

30 points from Ladarius Tabb and a double-double from Brandon Peel saw the London Lions defeat the Worcester Wolves 82-65 at the Copper Box on Friday evening.    While it wasn’t the walkover seen a week earlier against the Glasgow Rocks, there were some stand out performances, including from Andre Lockhart who worked tirelessly on…

September 24, 2018
Lions Drop First Road Game

BBL Championship Plymouth Raiders 95-88 London Lions (16-16, 36-42, 64-68) The London Lions couldn’t follow up an opening day win as they lost on Sunday afternoon in Plymouth. The Raiders themselves were beaten on the road on Friday, but Paul James’ side produced a strong finish; spurred on by their home support. The home side’s…

September 22, 2018
Rocks Cracked In Season Opener

Brandon Peel put up a double-double (23 points, 16 rebounds) as the London Lions got their British Basketball League season underway in style. It was a good night too for Ladarius Tabb, who proved too hot to handle for Glasgow, and marked his debut with highlight reel slams that energised the crowd and helped him…

September 18, 2018
LAMAR MAKES IT NUMBER 3!

London Lions are delighted to announce one of their fans favourite players, Lamar Roberts, is returning to the Club for a third season. Lion’s Head Coach, Vince Macaulay commented on the Hackney-born Big Man, “I think Lamar brings real heart to our Club, both on and off the floor. He never ceases to surprise me and I feel…

September 17, 2018
Pre-Season Roundup

The London Lions have completed their pre-season matches and have four days left before the action tips off at the Copper Box this Friday. It was a home-grown pre-season, rather like the Lions team, so far fielding nine London born players out of the eleven that have suited up. A short trip to Brentwood Essex…

September 8, 2018
Jonathan James Returns

  London Lions have confirmed that young Londoner, Jonathan James, will return to the top London basketball club. James, one of the youngest players in the team, stands out for his pace and ability to stand up to the opposition. Known for his offensive style, James has started  the season on a high as today, at…

September 8, 2018
BA London Lions look to Da Silva to do the business

BARKING, LONDON, September 8, 2018 – Former Brixton Topcats star and Portuguese international Lavinia Da Silva is coming back to the WBBL after she agreed to join BA London Lions for the new 2018-19 season. Last playing in the league during 2014-15 before moving to CAB Madeira in Portugal’s top flight, Da Silva has spent the past…

September 7, 2018
BA London Lions looking to Cotton to help spark push for Play-Offs

BARKING, LONDON, September 7, 2018 – BA London Lions have bagged themselves another returnee after frontcourt star Urysla Cotton committed to continuing to wear the club’s colours during the 2018-19 WBBL season. Cotton used her previous NCAA experience to rack up more than eight points and eight rebounds per game last year during what was…

September 6, 2018
FORMER NORTHUMBRIA FAVOURITE TO GIVE BA LIONS ADDED BITE

BA London Lions have turned to the popular powerhouse forward Diana Voynova to help spearhead their challenge for the forthcoming 2018-19 WBBL campaign. The Bulgarian international is returning to the league after two seasons on the Continent playing in the highly-rated DBBL in Germany and also the Central European Women’s League. Voynova averaged more than…

September 6, 2018
LONDON LIONS AND UNIVERSITY OF EAST LONDON IN PARTNERSHIP

The London Lions and the University of East London are pleased to announce a joint partnership that will see the professional team, based at the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, manage and operate the basketball provision offered to both scholars and non-scholars. The University offers first class facilities at it’s SportsDock site where Team USA were…

September 6, 2018
Larkai Returns

London Lions have confirmed that Flo Larkai will suit up once more at the Copper Box. After stepping into the breach in January of this year, Larkai became a positive influence on the Lions as they marched to the O2 for the Playoff Finals. A veteran who has played across the world, the GB International…

September 3, 2018
LIONS ANNOUNCE PRE-SEASON GAME SCHEDULE

The London Lions pre-season game schedule opens up with a visit to the Essex Basketball Classic on 8th/9th September,  hosted by Division 1 team Essex Leopards. The new, two day event will see Lions playing overseas visitors The Libertyville Vipers from Illinois and Team USA Select, and of course Essex Leopards.  For event timetable and to…

August 30, 2018
Lions Confirm Abraham Return

London Lions have confirmed that Londoner, Abraham Ekperuoh will start his first full season as a professional when he suits up for the Lions this term. The 6’5” super athlete joined the Lions late on last season before playing in 11 games and seeing some playing time leading to him averaging 3.4 points per game…