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#Hoop Dreams

# hoop-dreams - Monday 16 March, 2015

Just what is March Madness and why is everyone talking about it?
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# Hoop Dreams

Just what is March Madness and why is everyone talking about it?

Mar 16th 2015, 9:10 AM 6,491 Views 1 Comment

It’s an American obsession.

# hoop-dreams - Sunday 1 March, 2015

'There are good basketball players in Ireland but they need to be lucky to be spotted'
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# Hoop Dreams

'There are good basketball players in Ireland but they need to be lucky to be spotted'

Mar 1st 2015, 7:05 PM 8,157 Views 1 Comment

Ex-Ireland international Paul Cummins is getting young talent noticed through his Sport Dream Academy.

# hoop-dreams - Monday 10 November, 2014

Heir Jordan: Having just one arm won't dull this Kerry kid's hoop dreams
# Hoop Dreams
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# Hoop Dreams

Heir Jordan: Having just one arm won't dull this Kerry kid's hoop dreams

Nov 10th 2014, 4:55 PM 12,449 Views 8 Comments

14-year old Jordan Lee has ambitions of playing for Ireland.

# hoop-dreams - Thursday 30 October, 2014

LeBron James is going to make his much-hyped official return to a Cavs jersey
# Hoop Dreams
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# Hoop Dreams

LeBron James is going to make his much-hyped official return to a Cavs jersey

Oct 30th 2014, 5:26 PM 3,572 Views 5 Comments

The big questions is: will he bring back his signature chalk toss?

# hoop-dreams - Friday 17 October, 2014

Kilduff and O'Connor on the mark as Rovers impress in Drogheda
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Kilduff and O'Connor on the mark as Rovers impress in Drogheda

Oct 17th 2014, 10:55 PM 2,139 Views 2 Comments

The Tallaght outfit are three points from third place but won’t qualify for Europe through their league position owing to St. Pat’s better goal stats.

# hoop-dreams - Sunday 21 September, 2014

So, Manny Pacquiao is preparing to make his professional basketball debut
# Hoop Dreams
From The42
# Hoop Dreams

So, Manny Pacquiao is preparing to make his professional basketball debut

Sep 21st 2014, 8:47 AM 3,996 Views 0 Comments

5ft 7in boxing champion was drafted by Philippine expansion team last month.

# hoop-dreams - Tuesday 26 August, 2014

Celtic crash out of the Champions League (again) as Maribor strike late
# Smash And Grab
From The42
# Smash And Grab

Celtic crash out of the Champions League (again) as Maribor strike late

Aug 26th 2014, 9:21 PM 17,113 Views 80 Comments

Only an administrative failure can save them now.

# hoop-dreams - Friday 8 August, 2014

Celtic back in the Champions League as Legia Warsaw eliminated by UEFA
# Hoop Dreams
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# Hoop Dreams

Celtic back in the Champions League as Legia Warsaw eliminated by UEFA

Aug 8th 2014, 10:07 AM 22,932 Views 142 Comments

What a stroke of luck.

# hoop-dreams - Friday 18 July, 2014

Quigley: 'Champions League draw against Celtic the best we could hope for'
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# Hoop Dreams

Quigley: 'Champions League draw against Celtic the best we could hope for'

Jul 18th 2014, 4:29 PM 4,451 Views 4 Comments

The Saints forward believes Legia Warsaw were guilty of taking his team lightly in the first leg of the qualifier clash.

# hoop-dreams - Tuesday 17 June, 2014

Peter Mathews: We should hire the national basketball arena for the banking inquiry
# Hoop Dreams
# Hoop Dreams

Peter Mathews: We should hire the national basketball arena for the banking inquiry

Jun 17th 2014, 11:41 AM 4,806 Views 18 Comments

The Reform Alliance TD has played down suggestions he is lobbying to be added to the inquiry in the wake of Stephen Donnelly’s departure.

# hoop-dreams - Friday 30 May, 2014

Roy Keane on shortlist of 'five to 10' candidates for manager's job, says Celtic chief
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# Hoop Dreams

Roy Keane on shortlist of 'five to 10' candidates for manager's job, says Celtic chief

May 30th 2014, 9:55 AM 7,934 Views 53 Comments

Peter Lawwell says the Corkman is just one of a number of potential new coaches.

# hoop-dreams - Thursday 29 May, 2014

'It seemed like he wasn't going anywhere in a hurry' - Doyle surprised by Keane speculation
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# Hoop Dreams

'It seemed like he wasn't going anywhere in a hurry' - Doyle surprised by Keane speculation

May 29th 2014, 9:12 PM 15,616 Views 29 Comments

Bookmakers slash Keane odds to 1/8 after Martin O’Neill confirmed his talks with Celtic.

# hoop-dreams - Thursday 13 March, 2014

Celtic to use Murrayfield for next season's Champions League
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# Hoop Dreams

Celtic to use Murrayfield for next season's Champions League

Mar 13th 2014, 8:11 PM 9,759 Views 2 Comments

The Scottish champions, and champions-elect, hope the rugby ground’s playing surface will be in good order come July.

# hoop-dreams - Friday 28 February, 2014

26 signs you're a genuine sports nerd
# Obsessed
From The42
# Obsessed

26 signs you're a genuine sports nerd

Feb 28th 2014, 9:30 PM 18,441 Views 22 Comments

Can you claim to be a true anorak?

# hoop-dreams - Friday 7 February, 2014

Power ranking the 15 best sports films available to watch on Netflix Ireland
# Worth A Watch
From The42
# Worth A Watch

Power ranking the 15 best sports films available to watch on Netflix Ireland

Feb 7th 2014, 8:00 PM 9,989 Views 21 Comments

Do you agree with our choices?

# hoop-dreams - Sunday 19 January, 2014

Scooters, silent sidelines and Hoop Dreams: It's the week's best sportswriting
# Well Read
From The42
# Well Read

Scooters, silent sidelines and Hoop Dreams: It's the week's best sportswriting

Jan 19th 2014, 8:30 AM 2,353 Views 0 Comments

If it’s longreads you want, we’ve got just the thing.

# hoop-dreams - Saturday 21 September, 2013

Shamrock Rovers defeat Drogheda to seal EA Sports Cup victory
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# Hoop Dreams

Shamrock Rovers defeat Drogheda to seal EA Sports Cup victory

Sep 21st 2013, 7:55 PM 1,348 Views 1 Comment

Goals from Gary McCabe and Thomas Stewart settled affairs at Tallaght Stadium.

# hoop-dreams - Wednesday 28 August, 2013

Enjoy Neil Lennon's Champions League celebration with this epic gif
# Hoop Dreams
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# Hoop Dreams

Enjoy Neil Lennon's Champions League celebration with this epic gif

Aug 28th 2013, 9:55 PM 8,081 Views 23 Comments

It was one of those nights at Celtic Park.

# hoop-dreams - Wednesday 21 August, 2013

'We're not down and out yet' declares Lennon after night to forget
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# Hoop Dreams

'We're not down and out yet' declares Lennon after night to forget

Aug 21st 2013, 9:39 AM 984 Views 4 Comments

The Glasgow Celtic boss believes his side have enough quality to overturn a 2-0 eficit against Shakhter Karagandy.

# hoop-dreams - Thursday 20 June, 2013

New Bhoy Jim McGuinness on what he does at Celtic
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New Bhoy Jim McGuinness on what he does at Celtic

Jun 20th 2013, 9:30 AM 3,651 Views 0 Comments

The Donegal manager says his new role on Neil Lennon’s staff is helping his GAA ambitions.

# hoop-dreams - Thursday 6 June, 2013

5 things to look out for in the NBA Finals
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# Hoop Dreams

5 things to look out for in the NBA Finals

Jun 6th 2013, 6:36 PM 2,520 Views 0 Comments

As Will Smith said: Welcome to Miami. Also… boom, shake, shake, shake the room.

# hoop-dreams - Sunday 26 May, 2013

Hooper nets twice to deliver double for Glasgow Celtic
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# Hoop Dreams

Hooper nets twice to deliver double for Glasgow Celtic

May 26th 2013, 4:56 PM 1,470 Views 0 Comments

Pat Fenlon’s Hibs were soundly beaten at Hampden Park.

# hoop-dreams - Sunday 12 May, 2013

We can definitely get better says Croly after 7-1 cup final win
# 7th Heaven
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# 7th Heaven

We can definitely get better says Croly after 7-1 cup final win

May 12th 2013, 3:12 PM 1,306 Views 1 Comment

“There’s a volcano waiting to happen,” said Mick Cooke. “It, unfortunately, exploded and we were the recipients of it.”

# hoop-dreams - Saturday 11 May, 2013

Rovers rout Drogheda with a Magnificent 7 in Setanta Cup final
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# Hoop Dreams

Rovers rout Drogheda with a Magnificent 7 in Setanta Cup final

May 11th 2013, 5:08 PM 2,245 Views 3 Comments

Shamrock Rovers beat Drogheda United 7-1 to win the Setanta Sports Cup in Tallaght Stadium.

# hoop-dreams - Wednesday 23 January, 2013

Snapshot: Pat Spillane courtside for son's All-Ireland title bid in Tallaght
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# Hoop Dreams

Snapshot: Pat Spillane courtside for son's All-Ireland title bid in Tallaght

Jan 23rd 2013, 6:39 PM 16,120 Views 12 Comments

Pobail Scoil Inbhear Sceine took on Cnoc Mhuire Granard at the National Stadium today.

# hoop-dreams - Tuesday 1 January, 2013

Brown backs Celtic to get back to winning ways
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# Hoop Dreams

Brown backs Celtic to get back to winning ways

Jan 1st 2013, 6:47 PM 941 Views 0 Comments

The league leaders were beaten 1-0 by Hibernian on Saturday and next face in-form Ross County.

# hoop-dreams - Thursday 6 December, 2012

Lennon: Much more to come from Celtic
# BIG TIME
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# BIG TIME

Lennon: Much more to come from Celtic

Dec 6th 2012, 10:52 AM 592 Views 1 Comment

“We have got something we can really get our teeth into in the new year.”, said the Scottish Champions’ head coach.

# hoop-dreams - Saturday 17 November, 2012

SPL: Nouioui opens Celtic account at Pittodrie
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# Hoop Dreams

SPL: Nouioui opens Celtic account at Pittodrie

Nov 17th 2012, 5:39 PM 1,051 Views 0 Comments

The Hoops’ 2-0 win over Aberdeen was enough to put them top of the table after Hibernian fell to Dundee.

# hoop-dreams - Wednesday 7 November, 2012

Shamrock Rovers appoint Trevor Croly as new boss
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Shamrock Rovers appoint Trevor Croly as new boss

Nov 7th 2012, 12:48 PM 731 Views 0 Comments

The former Hoops assistant arrives back in Tallaght with a two-year contract.

# hoop-dreams - Tuesday 2 October, 2012

Fenlon backs SPL rivals Celtic to make point in Moscow
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Fenlon backs SPL rivals Celtic to make point in Moscow

Oct 2nd 2012, 3:20 PM 526 Views 0 Comments

The Hibs boss reckon the Bhoys can progress with a bit of luck in Europe this season.

# hoop-dreams - Thursday 9 August, 2012

Ballin'... Kobe Bryant and the Dream Team challenged Olympic volunteers to a drinking game last night
# Hoops
From The42
# Hoops

Ballin'... Kobe Bryant and the Dream Team challenged Olympic volunteers to a drinking game last night

Aug 9th 2012, 3:34 PM 6,336 Views 1 Comment

We usually talk to a guy called ‘Shaky John’ when we go to our local after work. These guys met LeBron and co.

# hoop-dreams - Wednesday 1 August, 2012

QPR chief Mark Hughes denies Berbatov link
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QPR chief Mark Hughes denies Berbatov link

Aug 1st 2012, 11:45 AM 437 Views 0 Comments

“At this time of year, there are a lot of names flying around. But we prefer to get the job done, get the business done, and then we announce it.”

# hoop-dreams - Tuesday 24 July, 2012

Champions League preview: Rovers look to cast off domestic woes
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# Hoop Dreams

Champions League preview: Rovers look to cast off domestic woes

Jul 24th 2012, 8:18 AM 389 Views 4 Comments

With Anderlecht awaiting in the next round, the Hoops are in Lithuania for tonight’s Champions League second leg against FK Ekranas.

# hoop-dreams - Wednesday 13 June, 2012

Dream Team documentary shows footage of lone loss... to students
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# Hoop Dreams

Dream Team documentary shows footage of lone loss... to students

Jun 13th 2012, 7:54 AM 616 Views 1 Comment

One team beat Jordan, Johnson and Bird… and the film will be shown for the first time tonight.

# hoop-dreams - Saturday 14 April, 2012

WATCH: Westbrook slams home Durant alley-oop for 'Dunk of the Year'
# Epic Thunder
From The42
# Epic Thunder

WATCH: Westbrook slams home Durant alley-oop for 'Dunk of the Year'

Apr 14th 2012, 3:03 PM 739 Views 0 Comments

The diminutive point-guard’s eyes lit up when his esteemed Oklahoma Thunder teammate put this pass airborne …

# hoop-dreams - Tuesday 22 November, 2011

Senna documentary snubbed by Oscars judges
# Snub
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# Snub

Senna documentary snubbed by Oscars judges

Nov 22nd 2011, 4:51 PM 884 Views 5 Comments

It wasn’t even one of the top 15 documentaries released this year, apparently.

# hoop-dreams - Tuesday 25 October, 2011

Let's play ball: Rovers' trip to Belfield gets the go-ahead
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Let's play ball: Rovers' trip to Belfield gets the go-ahead

Oct 25th 2011, 4:39 PM 222 Views 0 Comments

Michael O’Neill’s Hoops will clinch the title again… if they win against UCD.

# hoop-dreams - Thursday 29 September, 2011

O'Neill: We need to enjoy White Hart Lane experience and not be intimidated
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# Hoop Dreams

O'Neill: We need to enjoy White Hart Lane experience and not be intimidated

Sep 29th 2011, 3:47 PM 88 Views 0 Comments

Michael O’Neill has stressed the importance of being relaxed going into Shamrock Rovers’ Europa League tie against Tottenham tonight.

# hoop-dreams - Saturday 27 August, 2011

In pictures: Rovers mobbed on arrival in Dublin
# Rovers Return
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# Rovers Return

In pictures: Rovers mobbed on arrival in Dublin

Aug 27th 2011, 11:57 AM 1,055 Views 0 Comments

A huge crowd turned out to welcome the Hoops home after their Europa League qualification in Belgrade.

# hoop-dreams - Thursday 25 August, 2011

Spot on: Incredible result as Rovers march into group stages
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Spot on: Incredible result as Rovers march into group stages

Aug 25th 2011, 10:07 PM 3,533 Views 25 Comments

Hoops stun Partizan Belgrade 2-1 in Serbia on historic night for Irish football.