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#Hoop Dreams

# hoop-dreams - Tuesday 22 June, 2021

Harlem Globetrotters want to join NBA as expansion franchise
# Hoop Dreams
From The42
# Hoop Dreams

Harlem Globetrotters want to join NBA as expansion franchise

Jun 22nd 2021, 9:22 PM 10,416 Views 9 Comments

There is speculation the NBA is considering adding a 31st team to the league.

# hoop-dreams - Monday 31 May, 2021

Brooklyn Nets close in on series win as Big Three breeze past Boston, fan arrested for throwing water bottle
# NBA Playoffs
From The42
# NBA Playoffs

Brooklyn Nets close in on series win as Big Three breeze past Boston, fan arrested for throwing water bottle

May 31st 2021, 8:08 AM 3,112 Views 5 Comments

Kevin Durant, Kyrie Irving and James Harden combined for 104 points.

# hoop-dreams - Saturday 2 January, 2021

‘Bitterly disappointed’ Neil Lennon insists Celtic won’t give up title fight
# Hoop Dreams
From The42
# Hoop Dreams

‘Bitterly disappointed’ Neil Lennon insists Celtic won’t give up title fight

Jan 2nd 2021, 5:12 PM 7,433 Views 12 Comments

Lennon felt his side dominated against Rangers.

# hoop-dreams - Wednesday 2 September, 2020

'A real coup': Shane Duffy joins Celtic on a season-long loan
# Hoop Dreams
From The42
# Hoop Dreams

'A real coup': Shane Duffy joins Celtic on a season-long loan

Sep 2nd 2020, 9:26 AM 13,666 Views 17 Comments

‘Huge honour’ as Ireland defender moves from Brighton for the 2020/21 season.

# hoop-dreams - Tuesday 19 May, 2020

Quiz: How well do you remember 90s NBA?
# Swish
From The42
# Swish

Quiz: How well do you remember 90s NBA?

May 19th 2020, 6:30 PM 9,869 Views 8 Comments

Take a trip down memory lane as we test your knowledge.

# hoop-dreams - Thursday 12 September, 2019

Real Madrid in the NBA? Florentino Perez asks for Eastern Conference spot
# Hoop Dreams
From The42
# Hoop Dreams

Real Madrid in the NBA? Florentino Perez asks for Eastern Conference spot

Sep 12th 2019, 9:45 PM 11,942 Views 10 Comments

Real Madrid’s basketball team have dominated the sport in Europe in recent years.

# hoop-dreams - Friday 9 August, 2019

Ireland U20s stun Croatia to reach FIBA European Championship semi-final
# Hoop Dreams
From The42
# Hoop Dreams

Ireland U20s stun Croatia to reach FIBA European Championship semi-final

Aug 9th 2019, 9:32 AM 5,746 Views 3 Comments

The Ireland women’s team will take on Bulgaria in Saturday’s semi-final showdown.

# hoop-dreams - Friday 12 July, 2019

'There were a few clubs interested, but I knew this was the club for me' - Irish midfielder on Celtic move
# Hoop Dreams
From The42
# Hoop Dreams

'There were a few clubs interested, but I knew this was the club for me' - Irish midfielder on Celtic move

Jul 12th 2019, 2:20 PM 9,328 Views 6 Comments

Luca Connell is hoping to make his debut for the Glasgow giants at Parkhead tomorrow.

# hoop-dreams - Thursday 27 June, 2019

'Little bit of extra needle' won't distract revitalised Rovers from top-of-the-table Dundalk task
# Hoop Dreams
From The42
# Hoop Dreams

'Little bit of extra needle' won't distract revitalised Rovers from top-of-the-table Dundalk task

Jun 27th 2019, 7:36 PM 3,976 Views 9 Comments

‘We’ve got to stand up and really show our worth, show we believe we can challenge for this title,’ says Hoops captain Ronan Finn.

# hoop-dreams - Thursday 2 May, 2019

Irish winger Shodipo rewarded with contract extension at QPR
# Hoop Dreams
From The42
# Hoop Dreams

Irish winger Shodipo rewarded with contract extension at QPR

May 2nd 2019, 1:44 PM 4,438 Views 0 Comments

The injury-hampered Ireland U21 international recently returned for QPR after a two-year absence.

# hoop-dreams - Monday 29 April, 2019

Irish defender lands Celtic's 2018/19 Player of the Year award
# Hoop Dreams
From The42
# Hoop Dreams

Irish defender lands Celtic's 2018/19 Player of the Year award

Apr 29th 2019, 9:39 AM 5,119 Views 0 Comments

Dubliner Keeva Keenan was rewarded for her excellent form last night.

# hoop-dreams - Friday 5 April, 2019

Superb Shamrock Rovers open up 10-point lead with first win in Cork since 2013
# Hoop Dreams
From The42
# Hoop Dreams

Superb Shamrock Rovers open up 10-point lead with first win in Cork since 2013

Apr 5th 2019, 9:57 PM 8,010 Views 9 Comments

Stephen Bradley’s side reaffirmed their title credentials with a long-overdue away victory over Cork City.

# hoop-dreams - Friday 8 March, 2019

Shamrock Rovers open up a lead at the top as McEneff settles South Dublin derby
# Hoop Dreams
From The42
# Hoop Dreams

Shamrock Rovers open up a lead at the top as McEneff settles South Dublin derby

Mar 8th 2019, 10:21 PM 5,240 Views 11 Comments

The midfielder scored the only goal of the game from the penalty spot to see off St Patrick’s Athletic.

# hoop-dreams - Sunday 3 February, 2019

From chasing basketball dream in New York to stunning debut against All-Ireland champions in Clones
# Hoop Dreams
From The42
# Hoop Dreams

From chasing basketball dream in New York to stunning debut against All-Ireland champions in Clones

Feb 3rd 2019, 9:00 AM 12,595 Views 1 Comment

Former Ireland U20s basketball star Stephen O’Hanlon scored a goal against Dublin on his first appearance for Monaghan last Sunday.

# hoop-dreams - Friday 11 January, 2019

'There'd be games where I'd be telling her to eff off... it's not anything malicious, it's just our passion'
# New Challenge
From The42
# New Challenge

'There'd be games where I'd be telling her to eff off... it's not anything malicious, it's just our passion'

Jan 11th 2019, 3:02 PM 28,383 Views 10 Comments

Gráinne Dywer has linked up with her assistant coach-player sister Niamh as Fr Mathews chase Cup history.

# hoop-dreams - Wednesday 9 January, 2019

Late drama as Raptors and Nuggets scrape wins while Thompson-inspired Warriors cruise
# Nba Wrap
From The42
# Nba Wrap

Late drama as Raptors and Nuggets scrape wins while Thompson-inspired Warriors cruise

Jan 9th 2019, 9:24 AM 2,242 Views 0 Comments

A look back on last night’s NBA action.

# hoop-dreams - Thursday 15 November, 2018

LeBron makes more NBA history as he moves into fifth on all-time scoring list
# Hoop Dreams
From The42
# Hoop Dreams

LeBron makes more NBA history as he moves into fifth on all-time scoring list

Nov 15th 2018, 8:58 AM 3,915 Views 0 Comments

It was a good night for the Los Angeles Lakers star.

# hoop-dreams - Wednesday 12 September, 2018

'Coach told me, 'You'll be playing with Kieran Donaghy. He's the LeBron James of Gaelic football''
# Hoop Dreams
From The42
# Hoop Dreams

'Coach told me, 'You'll be playing with Kieran Donaghy. He's the LeBron James of Gaelic football''

Sep 12th 2018, 8:59 PM 32,307 Views 6 Comments

American Trae Pemberton had two enjoyable years playing basketball alongside Donaghy with Tralee Warriors.

# hoop-dreams - Tuesday 21 August, 2018

Done deal? 16-year-old Hoops keeper joins Manchester City on €400k deal - report
# Teenage Dream
From The42
# Teenage Dream

Done deal? 16-year-old Hoops keeper joins Manchester City on €400k deal - report

Aug 21st 2018, 5:16 PM 10,801 Views 4 Comments

Gavin Bazunu is set to make the move after sitting his Leaving Cert.

# hoop-dreams - Sunday 28 January, 2018

Hoop dreams! DCU deny Glanmire five-in-a-row and land elusive National Cup title
# Cup Treble
From The42
# Cup Treble

Hoop dreams! DCU deny Glanmire five-in-a-row and land elusive National Cup title

Jan 28th 2018, 8:38 PM 4,047 Views 0 Comments

The thrilling final finished 72-71.

# hoop-dreams - Saturday 27 January, 2018

Templeogue seal a memorable double after pulsating National Cup final in Tallaght
# Hoop Dreams
From The42
# Hoop Dreams

Templeogue seal a memorable double after pulsating National Cup final in Tallaght

Jan 27th 2018, 10:39 PM 6,314 Views 7 Comments

There was late drama but Templeogue held on to get the better of their south Dublin rivals UCD Marian.

# hoop-dreams - Friday 26 January, 2018

Lorcan Murphy's highlight reel dunks worth much more than two points to Irish basketball
# Hoop Dreams
From The42
# Hoop Dreams

Lorcan Murphy's highlight reel dunks worth much more than two points to Irish basketball

Jan 26th 2018, 8:55 AM 5,118 Views 1 Comment

The Templeogue star has gone viral on several occasions for his athletic prowess.

# hoop-dreams - Wednesday 3 January, 2018

Ireland defender Keenan makes the move across Glasgow to join Celtic for 2018
# Hoops Dreams
From The42
# Hoops Dreams

Ireland defender Keenan makes the move across Glasgow to join Celtic for 2018

Jan 3rd 2018, 4:11 PM 5,856 Views 0 Comments

‘I was looking for a change for the new season and as a Celtic supporter, I’m thrilled to be joining the club.’

# hoop-dreams - Sunday 24 December, 2017

'It was an indescribable experience. Still now, when you think about it you get goosebumps'
# Writing History
From The42
# Writing History

'It was an indescribable experience. Still now, when you think about it you get goosebumps'

Dec 24th 2017, 12:00 PM 16,550 Views 0 Comments

Sorcha Tiernan on an historic summer of basketball for the Ireland U18s, Leaving Cert year and balancing it all on and off the court.

# hoop-dreams - Tuesday 15 August, 2017

Shamrock Rovers boost European hopes with win in Limerick
# Hoop Dreams
From The42
# Hoop Dreams

Shamrock Rovers boost European hopes with win in Limerick

Aug 15th 2017, 10:10 PM 4,809 Views 9 Comments

Dave McAllister and Ronan Finn bagged the goals on a night that was comfortable for Stephen Bradley’s troops.

# hoop-dreams - Saturday 12 August, 2017

The fairytale continues! Ireland make history by booking place in European Championship final
# Hoop Dreams
From The42
# Hoop Dreams

The fairytale continues! Ireland make history by booking place in European Championship final

Aug 12th 2017, 8:45 PM 12,787 Views 12 Comments

It was another memorable night at the National Basketball Arena as Ireland’s golden girls beat Poland.

# hoop-dreams - Friday 11 August, 2017

History makers: Ireland U18 Women storm into FIBA European Championships semi-final
# Hoop Dreams
From The42
# Hoop Dreams

History makers: Ireland U18 Women storm into FIBA European Championships semi-final

Aug 11th 2017, 8:51 PM 8,806 Views 1 Comment

The U18 women’s team is the first underage Irish basketball team in history to reach the European semis.

# hoop-dreams - Thursday 13 July, 2017

Superb brace from ex-Villa youngster keeps Shamrock Rovers' Europa League hopes alive
# Hoop Dreams
From The42
# Hoop Dreams

Superb brace from ex-Villa youngster keeps Shamrock Rovers' Europa League hopes alive

Jul 13th 2017, 10:13 PM 11,043 Views 7 Comments

Graham Burke claimed two goals amid late drama at Tallaght Stadium.

# hoop-dreams - Thursday 6 July, 2017

Shamrock Rovers show class to qualify for Europa League second round
# Hoop Dreams
From The42
# Hoop Dreams

Shamrock Rovers show class to qualify for Europa League second round

Jul 6th 2017, 9:55 PM 8,821 Views 20 Comments

Graham Burke’s excellent first half strike capped off an assured performance from Stephen Bradley’s side.

# hoop-dreams - Sunday 2 April, 2017

The joy of six: After a superb campaign under Brendan Rodgers, Celtic are Scottish champions
# Unstoppable
From The42
# Unstoppable

The joy of six: After a superb campaign under Brendan Rodgers, Celtic are Scottish champions

Apr 2nd 2017, 5:45 PM 7,480 Views 24 Comments

With eight games left, the Bhoys can’t be caught after an incredible unbeaten run.

# hoop-dreams - Saturday 4 March, 2017

'That’s the first time I've seen Tallaght like that in 4 or 5 years'
# Hoop Dreams
From The42
# Hoop Dreams

'That’s the first time I've seen Tallaght like that in 4 or 5 years'

Mar 4th 2017, 7:30 AM 8,034 Views 17 Comments

Shamrock Rovers boss Stephen Bradley knows they will need more results like last night’s in order to bring in large attendances every week.

# hoop-dreams - Friday 30 September, 2016

Brendan Rodgers believes Celtic could be a top-four club in England
# Hoop Dreams
From The42
# Hoop Dreams

Brendan Rodgers believes Celtic could be a top-four club in England

Sep 30th 2016, 6:30 AM 6,545 Views 80 Comments

Rodgers says Celtic would be an “exciting prospect” south of the border, but he says teams in England see them as a threat.

# hoop-dreams - Tuesday 27 September, 2016

Former Irish international's late free-kick leaves Rovers in the driving seat for Europe
# Hoop Dreams
From The42
# Hoop Dreams

Former Irish international's late free-kick leaves Rovers in the driving seat for Europe

Sep 27th 2016, 10:59 PM 5,399 Views 4 Comments

The Hoops came from 2-0 down away to Derry City tonight.

# hoop-dreams - Thursday 25 August, 2016

Could an unsettled James McCarthy be heading home to Glasgow?
# Hoop Dreams
From The42
# Hoop Dreams

Could an unsettled James McCarthy be heading home to Glasgow?

Aug 25th 2016, 6:12 PM 11,569 Views 20 Comments

Celtic are in the hunt for the out-of-favour Everton midfielder.

# hoop-dreams - Wednesday 8 June, 2016

'Showtime' Lakers would beat Warriors - Magic Johnson
# Hoop Dreams
From The42
# Hoop Dreams

'Showtime' Lakers would beat Warriors - Magic Johnson

Jun 8th 2016, 8:12 AM 4,728 Views 0 Comments

Magic Johnson won five NBA championships with the Los Angeles Lakers in the 1980s, with the Hall of Famer named MVP in three of the Finals.

# hoop-dreams - Thursday 12 May, 2016

'Is he ready to go? He could very well be' - O'Neill thinks Keane and Celtic would be a good fit
# Hoop Dreams
From The42
# Hoop Dreams

'Is he ready to go? He could very well be' - O'Neill thinks Keane and Celtic would be a good fit

May 12th 2016, 5:11 PM 15,458 Views 49 Comments

The Ireland manager was speaking about on-going speculation about his assistant’s future.

# hoop-dreams - Monday 18 April, 2016

Cavs, Spurs, Heat and Clippers draw first blood in NBA playoffs
# Hoop Dreams
From The42
# Hoop Dreams

Cavs, Spurs, Heat and Clippers draw first blood in NBA playoffs

Apr 18th 2016, 8:13 AM 5,043 Views 1 Comment

LeBron James, Kyrie Irving and Kevin Love led the Cleveland Cavaliers past the Detroit Pistons in game one on Sunday.

# hoop-dreams - Friday 15 April, 2016

Four-star Hoops earn bragging rights with win in heated Dublin derby
# Hoop Dreams
From The42
# Hoop Dreams

Four-star Hoops earn bragging rights with win in heated Dublin derby

Apr 15th 2016, 10:16 PM 5,133 Views 12 Comments

The game was delayed because of incidents with the fans on the pitch at stages.

# hoop-dreams - Friday 25 September, 2015

A retro celebration was in order as Danny North celebrated his new arrival and a Rovers win
# Bebeto
From The42
# Bebeto

A retro celebration was in order as Danny North celebrated his new arrival and a Rovers win

Sep 25th 2015, 10:08 PM 3,537 Views 1 Comment

The new Dad was on the mark while Gavin Brennan also found the net against Galway.

# hoop-dreams - Friday 12 June, 2015

The most famous basketball player in the world accidentally got his lad out on live TV
# Hoop Dreams
From The Daily Edge
# Hoop Dreams

The most famous basketball player in the world accidentally got his lad out on live TV

Jun 12th 2015, 3:29 PM 8,059 Views 2 Comments

And the internet went into meltdown. Obviously.

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