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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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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...

Rick Pitino and Adidas settle legal battle

Panathinaikos coach Rick Pitino and sports fashion giant Adidas have settled on a legal dispute that began in 2017.

European basketball is the best style

Panathinaikos head coach Rick Pitino has praised European basketball as the best that he has ever experienced. The 67-year-old Naismith...

Riders storm to three-peat of Playoff titles

Leicester Riders completed a third straight British Basketball League Playoff title after a resounding 93-61 victory over the London City Royals at the O2...

Suns shine brightest in WBBL Playoff final

Sevenoaks Suns won their third straight Women’s British Basketball League Playoff title by edging challengers, Leicester Riders 60-55 at the O2 on Sunday.




Lakers’ Danny Green believes the Rockets can be a potential dark-horse team

Danny Green made an interesting statement regarding...

Tobias Harris, Boban Marjanovic are reunited in Orlando “bubble”

The Philadelphia 76ers and the Dallas Mavericks...

Goran Dragic reveals two Heat players that did not travel to Orlando

Goran Dragic revealed that two players of...

Ja Morant calls out players complaining about NBA “bubble” food

Memphis Grizzlies rookie Ja Morant is fine...