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Monday 25 September 2023 Dublin: 14°C

# Hoop Dreams

This year
Celtic march on and retain nine-point lead with dominant win over Livingston
Meanwhile, Rangers eased past Hearts.
Last year
A very different Shamrock Rovers - 'I didn't have holidays to play Europa League'
A little over a decade on from the club’s ground-breaking European campaign, those at the heart of it explain how much things have changed for the Class of 2022.
Harry Kewell: Decision to accept Celtic coaching role was a ‘no-brainer’
Kewell has been added to Ange Postecoglou’s coaching staff.
'Huge news for basketball in Ireland' - All National League games to be live-streamed
Basketball Ireland has agreed a five-year deal with Joymo.
All time
Durant guides red-hot Nets past Raptors, reigning champions Bucks hit road in tailspin
‘When he’s at that level, he makes us go’ – KD ever-inspiring for the Brooklyn nets.
Ange Postecoglou hails ‘great pedigree’ of Bayer Leverkusen before Celtic clash
The Bundesliga outfit are favourites to pick up their second Europa League Group G victory in Glasgow.
Emily Ratajkowski sponsors local underage basketball team in Cork
‘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.’
Harlem Globetrotters want to join NBA as expansion franchise
There is speculation the NBA is considering adding a 31st team to the league.
Brooklyn Nets close in on series win as Big Three breeze past Boston, fan arrested for throwing water bottle
Kevin Durant, Kyrie Irving and James Harden combined for 104 points.
‘Bitterly disappointed’ Neil Lennon insists Celtic won’t give up title fight
Lennon felt his side dominated against Rangers.
'A real coup': Shane Duffy joins Celtic on a season-long loan
‘Huge honour’ as Ireland defender moves from Brighton for the 2020/21 season.
Quiz: How well do you remember 90s NBA?
Take a trip down memory lane as we test your knowledge.
Real Madrid in the NBA? Florentino Perez asks for Eastern Conference spot
Real Madrid’s basketball team have dominated the sport in Europe in recent years.
Ireland U20s stun Croatia to reach FIBA European Championship semi-final
The Ireland women’s team will take on Bulgaria in Saturday’s semi-final showdown.
'There were a few clubs interested, but I knew this was the club for me' - Irish midfielder on Celtic move
Luca Connell is hoping to make his debut for the Glasgow giants at Parkhead tomorrow.
'Little bit of extra needle' won't distract revitalised Rovers from top-of-the-table Dundalk task
‘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.
Irish winger Shodipo rewarded with contract extension at QPR
The injury-hampered Ireland U21 international recently returned for QPR after a two-year absence.
Irish defender lands Celtic's 2018/19 Player of the Year award
Dubliner Keeva Keenan was rewarded for her excellent form last night.
Superb Shamrock Rovers open up 10-point lead with first win in Cork since 2013
Stephen Bradley’s side reaffirmed their title credentials with a long-overdue away victory over Cork City.
Shamrock Rovers open up a lead at the top as McEneff settles South Dublin derby
The midfielder scored the only goal of the game from the penalty spot to see off St Patrick’s Athletic.
From chasing basketball dream in New York to stunning debut against All-Ireland champions in Clones
Former Ireland U20s basketball star Stephen O’Hanlon scored a goal against Dublin on his first appearance for Monaghan last Sunday.
'There'd be games where I'd be telling her to eff off... it's not anything malicious, it's just our passion'
Gráinne Dywer has linked up with her assistant coach-player sister Niamh as Fr Mathews chase Cup history.
Late drama as Raptors and Nuggets scrape wins while Thompson-inspired Warriors cruise
A look back on last night’s NBA action.
LeBron makes more NBA history as he moves into fifth on all-time scoring list
It was a good night for the Los Angeles Lakers star.
'Coach told me, 'You'll be playing with Kieran Donaghy. He's the LeBron James of Gaelic football''
American Trae Pemberton had two enjoyable years playing basketball alongside Donaghy with Tralee Warriors.
Done deal? 16-year-old Hoops keeper joins Manchester City on €400k deal - report
Gavin Bazunu is set to make the move after sitting his Leaving Cert.
Hoop dreams! DCU deny Glanmire five-in-a-row and land elusive National Cup title
The thrilling final finished 72-71.
Templeogue seal a memorable double after pulsating National Cup final in Tallaght
There was late drama but Templeogue held on to get the better of their south Dublin rivals UCD Marian.
Lorcan Murphy's highlight reel dunks worth much more than two points to Irish basketball
The Templeogue star has gone viral on several occasions for his athletic prowess.
Ireland defender Keenan makes the move across Glasgow to join Celtic for 2018
‘I was looking for a change for the new season and as a Celtic supporter, I’m thrilled to be joining the club.’
'It was an indescribable experience. Still now, when you think about it you get goosebumps'
Sorcha Tiernan on an historic summer of basketball for the Ireland U18s, Leaving Cert year and balancing it all on and off the court.
Shamrock Rovers boost European hopes with win in Limerick
Dave McAllister and Ronan Finn bagged the goals on a night that was comfortable for Stephen Bradley’s troops.
The fairytale continues! Ireland make history by booking place in European Championship final
It was another memorable night at the National Basketball Arena as Ireland’s golden girls beat Poland.
History makers: Ireland U18 Women storm into FIBA European Championships semi-final
The U18 women’s team is the first underage Irish basketball team in history to reach the European semis.
Superb brace from ex-Villa youngster keeps Shamrock Rovers' Europa League hopes alive
Graham Burke claimed two goals amid late drama at Tallaght Stadium.
Shamrock Rovers show class to qualify for Europa League second round
Graham Burke’s excellent first half strike capped off an assured performance from Stephen Bradley’s side.
The joy of six: After a superb campaign under Brendan Rodgers, Celtic are Scottish champions
With eight games left, the Bhoys can’t be caught after an incredible unbeaten run.
'That’s the first time I've seen Tallaght like that in 4 or 5 years'
Shamrock Rovers boss Stephen Bradley knows they will need more results like last night’s in order to bring in large attendances every week.
Brendan Rodgers believes Celtic could be a top-four club in England
Rodgers says Celtic would be an “exciting prospect” south of the border, but he says teams in England see them as a threat.
Former Irish international's late free-kick leaves Rovers in the driving seat for Europe
The Hoops came from 2-0 down away to Derry City tonight.