History  -  Irish March 12, 2015

[VIDEO] Half Court Game Winner in Cup Final!

Live streaming has been a welcome addition to the Irish basketball landscape in recent years and this year the Basketball Ireland Colleges finals were streamed live on the excellent www.BrightSky.ie service.

There was a number of great games on the day but there is no doubt what the ultimate highlight was. After being down most of the game Carlow IT managed to get the score level with 5 seconds on the clock. They got the inbound to Jimmy Ward and ….

Ian O’Boyle: In Defense of Basketball Ireland

“I’ve read this article and thread with some interest. Although not knowing the exact intricacies of the situation with leagues/activities operating outside of Basketball Ireland’s jurisdiction, I have to come to their defense a bit on this one,” writes Dr Ian O’Boyle.

Basketball Ireland: No Representation Without Taxation

Basketball Ireland quietly announced on Friday via their Facebook page that “A new Basketball Ireland bye-law passed by its Council has clarified the organisation’s position on unregistered activity.” It was accompanied by a link to the Basketball Ireland website which introduced the new bye-law. You can read the bye-law in full below:

Roy Downey: Everything Comes Full Circle? [+AUDIO]

Roy Downey explains how he learned to love the game, which players he aspired to growing up, and then concludes by answering the question, “What has happened to the great Neptune Basketball Club?”