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John Hobbs

John Hobbs is TalkBasket's Editor and lead Euroleague and international writer and has covered the Euroleague, EuroBasket, FIBA Basketball World Cup and the Olympics for BBC Sports World, Catalunya Radio and SLAM.
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Newcastle pip lower-league Solent in Trophy epic

Newcastle Eagles lifted the British Basketball League Trophy by beating National Basketball League side Solent Kestrels 96-94 after overtime in an instant...

Leicester win WBBL Trophy as British basketball continues to march on

Leicester Riders captured the 2020 Betty Codona Trophy in Glasgow on Sunday as one of the few sporting events on the globe...

Sergio Rodriguez listed as day-to-day

Olimpia Milano guard Sergio Rodriguez suffered two separate injuries in their EuroLeague defeat to Zalgiris and is listed as day-to-day.

EuroLeague games to be played behind closed doors

A selection of this week's EuroLeague games will be played behind closed doors due to the coronavirus scare. As...

Great Britain conquer Germany

A big fourth quarter lifted Great Britain to an 81-73 win over Germany in the EuroBasket 2021 qualifiers in Newcastle.

Poland stun world champions

Poland delivered a statement of intent by comfortably beating newly crowned world champions Spain 80-69 in the EuroBasket 2021 qualifiers in Zaragoza.

EuroLeague to evaluate possibly moving games away from Greece

Euroleague Basketball are weighing up possible options to move games away from Greece following a cowardly attack on three officials on Friday...

Monetengro sneak past Great Britain

Montenegro made a winning start to the EuroBasket 2021 qualifiers by beating Great Britain 81-74 in Podgorica. However, the...

Kobe Bryant was not just an NBA great, he inspired others to become NBA greats

It was the news story that you didn’t want to believe. But when multiple media outlets started to confirm...

Robert Archibald passes away

Former Great Britain international Robert Archibald died in Illinois on Thursday. He was 39. No information on the cause...


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Knicks owner James Dolan tests positive for coronavirus

New York Knicks owner James Dolan has...

Steve Kerr on the 2017 Golden State Warriors: “The best team I have coached”

Steve Kerr said the 2017 Golden State Warriors,...

Mo Speights says he almost beat Klay Thompson in a shooting contest

Marreese Speights was a fan favorite during...

Isiah Thomas names his 5 favorite NBA players of all-time

On the latest episode of Knuckleheads with Darius...

2016 NBA Finals: Cavaliers vs. Warriors in 13 minutes

In the 2016 NBA Finals, Steph Curry...