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#Hoop Dreams

# hoop-dreams - Thursday 23 June, 2022

Harry Kewell: Decision to accept Celtic coaching role was a ‘no-brainer’
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# Hoop Dreams

Harry Kewell: Decision to accept Celtic coaching role was a ‘no-brainer’

Jun 23rd 2022, 6:56 PM 8,262 Views 0 Comments

Kewell has been added to Ange Postecoglou’s coaching staff.

# hoop-dreams - Thursday 5 May, 2022

'Huge news for basketball in Ireland' - All National League games to be live-streamed
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# Hoop Dreams

'Huge news for basketball in Ireland' - All National League games to be live-streamed

May 5th 2022, 5:59 PM 3,315 Views 0 Comments

Basketball Ireland has agreed a five-year deal with Joymo.

# hoop-dreams - Monday 8 November, 2021

Durant guides red-hot Nets past Raptors, reigning champions Bucks hit road in tailspin
# NBA
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# NBA

Durant guides red-hot Nets past Raptors, reigning champions Bucks hit road in tailspin

Nov 8th 2021, 9:32 AM 1,671 Views 0 Comments

‘When he’s at that level, he makes us go’ – KD ever-inspiring for the Brooklyn nets.

# hoop-dreams - Thursday 30 September, 2021

Ange Postecoglou hails ‘great pedigree’ of Bayer Leverkusen before Celtic clash
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# Hoop Dreams

Ange Postecoglou hails ‘great pedigree’ of Bayer Leverkusen before Celtic clash

Sep 30th 2021, 8:13 AM 2,065 Views 3 Comments

The Bundesliga outfit are favourites to pick up their second Europa League Group G victory in Glasgow.

# hoop-dreams - Wednesday 21 July, 2021

Emily Ratajkowski sponsors local underage basketball team in Cork
# No Bantry Blues
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# No Bantry Blues

Emily Ratajkowski sponsors local underage basketball team in Cork

Jul 21st 2021, 9:04 PM 54,688 Views 18 Comments

‘It’s funny to see all the reaction and tweets, people think it’s gas. But they’re just normal people when it comes to Bantry.’

# hoop-dreams - Tuesday 22 June, 2021

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

Harlem Globetrotters want to join NBA as expansion franchise

Jun 22nd 2021, 9:22 PM 10,473 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
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# 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 3,179 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
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# Hoop Dreams

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

Jan 2nd 2021, 5:12 PM 7,462 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
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# Hoop Dreams

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

Sep 2nd 2020, 9:26 AM 13,709 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
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# Swish

Quiz: How well do you remember 90s NBA?

May 19th 2020, 6:30 PM 10,647 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
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# Hoop Dreams

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

Sep 12th 2019, 9:45 PM 11,967 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
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# Hoop Dreams

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

Aug 9th 2019, 9:32 AM 5,771 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
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# 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 9,349 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
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# 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 4,006 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
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# Hoop Dreams

Irish winger Shodipo rewarded with contract extension at QPR

May 2nd 2019, 1:44 PM 4,456 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
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# Hoop Dreams

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

Apr 29th 2019, 9:39 AM 5,175 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
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# Hoop Dreams

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

Apr 5th 2019, 9:57 PM 8,025 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
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# Hoop Dreams

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

Mar 8th 2019, 10:21 PM 5,270 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
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# Hoop Dreams

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

Feb 3rd 2019, 9:00 AM 12,812 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
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# 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 28,461 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
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# Nba Wrap

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

Jan 9th 2019, 9:24 AM 2,269 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
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# Hoop Dreams

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

Nov 15th 2018, 8:58 AM 3,944 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
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# 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 32,380 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
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# Teenage Dream

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

Aug 21st 2018, 5:16 PM 10,871 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
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# Cup Treble

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

Jan 28th 2018, 8:38 PM 4,096 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
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# Hoop Dreams

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

Jan 27th 2018, 10:39 PM 6,342 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
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# Hoop Dreams

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

Jan 26th 2018, 8:55 AM 5,172 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
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# Hoops Dreams

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

Jan 3rd 2018, 4:11 PM 5,883 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
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# Writing History

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

Dec 24th 2017, 12:00 PM 16,602 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
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# Hoop Dreams

Shamrock Rovers boost European hopes with win in Limerick

Aug 15th 2017, 10:10 PM 4,838 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
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# Hoop Dreams

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

Aug 12th 2017, 8:45 PM 12,813 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
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# Hoop Dreams

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

Aug 11th 2017, 8:51 PM 8,855 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
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# Hoop Dreams

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

Jul 13th 2017, 10:13 PM 11,052 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
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Shamrock Rovers show class to qualify for Europa League second round

Jul 6th 2017, 9:55 PM 8,839 Views 19 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
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# Unstoppable

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

Apr 2nd 2017, 5:45 PM 7,531 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'
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# Hoop Dreams

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

Mar 4th 2017, 7:30 AM 8,073 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
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# Hoop Dreams

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

Sep 30th 2016, 6:30 AM 6,561 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
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# Hoop Dreams

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

Sep 27th 2016, 10:59 PM 5,437 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?
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Could an unsettled James McCarthy be heading home to Glasgow?

Aug 25th 2016, 6:12 PM 11,607 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
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'Showtime' Lakers would beat Warriors - Magic Johnson

Jun 8th 2016, 8:12 AM 4,751 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.

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