Rob Marsden: Leeds Force are ready to give the Lions a tough test down in the capital

It is game day and we are heading down to the capital to take on the London Lions, looking to end their unbeaten run.

Matt Newby.

Force looking to turn the tables on Leicester

Leeds Force hit the road for the first time in the BBL as they travel to the Leicester Riders tomorrow looking to right the wrong of the last time the two sides met.

Rob Marsden tries to make something happen against Leicester Riders. PIC: Kieron Nevison/Leeds Force

Rob Marsden: Hurting Leeds Force will not surrender again – that I can guarantee you

Well that was hard to take, the heaviest defeat of my career.

Disraeli Lufadeju scored four points in Leeds Force's 103-39. Picture: Kieron Nevsion

BBL: Leeds Force opened up by Leicester | Sheffield Sharks scorched by Surrey

Leeds Force were dealt a basketball lesson at the hands of the Leicester Riders as they lost 39-103 in front of their own fans.

Jermaine Sanders.

Force are aiming to shoot down high-flying Riders

Leeds Force return to league action tonight when they take on high-flying Leicester Riders at the Carnegie Sports Arena.

Naomi Campbell of Sheffield Hatters Basketball and Westfield Health 2016/2017

Naomi Campbell: Intensity required for Sheffield Hatters to become a model club

Westfield Health Sheffield Hatters forward Naomi Campbell is the latest member of the squad to blog for The Yorkshire Post. Here she gives us her behind-the-scenes view at the WBBL club following their 87-85 loss at Nottingham Wildcats.

Rob Marsden, in recent action against Cheshire Phoenix prior to his ankle injury.

Rob Marsden: Frustrating week for Leeds Force and my ankle injury’s no better

What a frustrating week it has been. My ankle is still swollen and I am struggling to walk on it let alone train.

Jermaine Sanders

Basketball: Leeds Force coach Newby impressed by imports’ integration

Leeds force head coach Matt Newby has hailed his side’s three American imports for the positive impact they have had on the club.

Leeds Force

Glasgow Rocks 88 Leeds Force 77: Déjà vu for Force in Cup

Leeds Force have been knocked out of the BBL Cup at the hands of the Glasgow Rocks for the second straight year at the Round of 16 stage.

Rob Marsden in action for Leeds Force last season.

Rob Marsden: Defeat of defending champions shows Leeds are again a Force

Wow, what a start to the season for Leeds Force! I couldn’t have asked for a better way to kick off the season than beating our local rivals Sheffield Sharks.

Leeds Force's Armand Anebo

BBL: Sheffield Sharks arrive to give Leeds Force an early test

LEEDS FORCE will take on champions and local rivals Sheffield Sharks in their opening game of the British Basketball League at the Carnegie Sports Arena tomorrow.

Tyler Denton celebrates with Leeds United substitutes after scoring what proved the only goal of the game against Luton Town (Picture: Bruce Rollinson).

Luton 0 Leeds United 1: Tyler Denton’s strike decisive after United hold out

IT may have started off in fraught and somewhat depressing fashion, but the month of August is starting to take on a bit of a rosier hue for Leeds United.

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Matt Newby.

Force’s new American recruit Sanders can ‘make a name for himself’ in BBL – Newby

LEEDS FORCE have announced the signing of 6ft 5ins American forward Jermaine Sanders.

Leeds Force head coach Matt Newby.

Leeds Force sign up American point guard Sandoval

Leeds Force have announced the signing of American point guard Robert Sandoval for the upcoming 2016-17 BBL season.

Leeds targert Marvin Emnes (Picture: Frank Reid).

Sunday Transfer Gossip: Leeds United linked to another raid on Swansea | Sheffield Wednesday told to increase McCormack bid | Hammond leaves Blades

Here is the latest transfer gossip for Yorkshire’s clubs on Sunday, July 3.

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Sheffield Sharks players celebrate yesterdays 84-77 BBL Play-off Final win over Leicester Riders at The O2. (Picture: Ville Vuorinen)

Sheffield’s fightback delivers play-off final glory

Sheffield Sharks denied Leicester Riders a historic domestic treble yesterday as a late comeback ended a 12-year wait for BBL play-off final glory.

Jerrold Brooks scored 18 points in Sheffield Sharks' play-off final victory over Leicester Riders.

Sheffield Sharks 84 Leicester Riders 77: BBL Champions stunned after Sharks comeback

SHEFFIELD SHARKS produced an impressive final-quarter comeback to win the BBL play-off final with a 84-77 victory over Leicester Riders.

Head coach Atiba Lyons leads his Sheffield Sharks into the BBL Play-off final on Sunday. (Picture: Dean Woolley)

Sharks seek to end a long wait for BBL glory

Sheffield Sharks are out to end a 12-year wait for British basketball’s greatest prize tomorrow.

Sheffield Sharks' Jerrold Brooks.

Long odds not a problem for Sheffield Sharks ahead of BBL play-off final

JERROLD BROOKS insists Sheffield Sharks can defy the odds and shock Leicester Riders in the BBL Play-off Final.


Play-off advantage rests with Sheffield Sharks ahead of second leg

Sheffield Sharks will enjoy a welcome advantage heading into Sunday’s BBL play-off semi-final, second leg against Glasgow Rocks, after a 91-80 victory at the Emirates Arena last night.

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