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# hoops - Friday 3 April, 2015

Hoops new man Drennan out to prove himself after disappointing end to life at Villa

The Ireland U21 striker is planning to get his career back on track in the SSE Airtricity League.

# hoops - Monday 16 March, 2015

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

It’s an American obsession.

# hoops - Friday 30 January, 2015

Shamrock Rovers have signed Aston Villa striker Mikey Drennan

The Ireland U21 international has completed his move from the Premier League club.

# hoops - Friday 2 January, 2015

2000/01 – a see-saw season of Old Firm derbies

After a two year wait Celtic v Rangers returns next month. Brace yourself!

# hoops - Wednesday 24 December, 2014

# hoops - Sunday 21 December, 2014

James Harden has perfected one of the best moves in basketball

The Eurostep is a quick two-step change in direction.

# hoops - Friday 19 December, 2014

The Rondo era is over in Boston as Celtics make Mavericks trade

How do you like them apples?

# hoops - Thursday 20 November, 2014

Fenlon fights off competition to sign Danny North and underline Rovers’ lofty ambitions

The Hoops boss has wasted little time in strengthening his squad for next season as North’s arrival follows that of Keith Fahey’s.

# hoops - Thursday 6 November, 2014

Celtic held in Romania after game gets go-ahead despite thick fog

Stefan Johansen put the Hoops in front with a brilliant 25-yard strike in the first half but substitute William Amorim levelled for the hosts.

# hoops - Saturday 25 October, 2014

LeBron James is hyper-aware of body language after spending the summer researching leadership styles LBJ

# hoops - Friday 24 October, 2014

Shamrock Rovers end season with low-key win over Limerick

Gary McCabe scored the winner from the spot.

# hoops - Wednesday 15 October, 2014

The NBA is going to experiment with a radical change that could make games even more exciting

The likes of LeBron will have an even bigger impact, potentially.

# hoops - Tuesday 7 October, 2014

Keane chose Ireland over Celtic job as he didn’t feel ‘wanted enough’

Martin O’Neill’s assistant was offered the role at the Scottish Premier League club earlier this year.

# hoops - Monday 29 September, 2014

Police investigating Celtic defender Van Dijk’s racism claims

The Dutchman says he was subjected to monkey chants in their 2-1 win over St Mirren.

# hoops - Thursday 21 August, 2014

Freakishly long NBA player covers 72 feet in two dribbles

Giannis Antetokounmpo is a growing lad.

# hoops - Saturday 9 August, 2014

Return of the king: LeBron tells Ohio crowd: “I love you. I’m back.”

30,000 fans turned out to welcome back LBJ.

# hoops - Wednesday 6 August, 2014

Fenlon confirmed as new Shamrock Rovers boss

A former Hoops player, the Dubliner takes over from Trevor Croly and faces his old club Derry City on Friday night.

# hoops - Tuesday 5 August, 2014

Croly: Players struggled to deal with pressure and fans didn’t help

The former Shamrock Rovers boss appeared on Soccer Republic last night to speak about the reasons behind his departure.

# hoops - Thursday 31 July, 2014

Shamrock Rovers assistant hits out at ‘disgusting’ comments by Alan Cawley

John Gill has backed Hoops boss Trevor Croly after he came in for criticism on this week’s Soccer Republic.

# hoops - Tuesday 22 July, 2014

Celtic cruise to win in Champions League to set up potential St Pat’s clash

The Bhoys kept up their side of the bargain tonight.

# hoops - Monday 21 July, 2014

Shamrock Rovers book semi-final meeting with Bohs after win over Cork

Goals from Ronan Finn and Ciaran Kilduff saw off the Rebels at Tallaght Stadium.

# hoops - Friday 6 June, 2014

Ronny Deila confirmed as Celtic’s new manager

The 38-year-old Norwegian has signed a one-year rolling contract with the Scottish Premiership club.

# hoops - Friday 23 May, 2014

Battling Bohemians earn Tallaght draw as Rovers lose ground in title chase

Trevor Croly will be disappointed at his side’s lack of creativity.

‘I’d like to be there when Larsson leads Celtic out’ — Aiden McGeady

Martin O’Neill praised the Swede’s qualities as a player before laughing off suggestions that Roy Keane could take the job instead.

# hoops - Thursday 22 May, 2014

Henrik Larsson tops the list of candidates to replace Neil Lennon at Celtic Fan Favourite This post contains videos

Henrik Larsson tops the list of candidates to replace Neil Lennon at Celtic

David Moyes and Jackie McNamara are also in contention to take over at Celtic Park.

# hoops - Sunday 18 May, 2014

VIDEO: LeBron James slams this class alley-oop but it’s first blood to the Pacers

Game 2 is Tuesday in Indiana and the pressure’s on the Heat.

# hoops - Monday 21 April, 2014

Heaney the hero as Shamrock Rovers see off Bray

The defender headed in the eventual winner after earning his side an early penalty.

# hoops - Saturday 19 April, 2014

VIDEO: Was this Anthony Stokes goal a thing of beauty or a back-post cross? Pick It Out This post contains videos

VIDEO: Was this Anthony Stokes goal a thing of beauty or a back-post cross?

We are siding with the Irishman on this one.

# hoops - Tuesday 15 April, 2014

‘It’s ludicrous’ – Croly calls for longer domestic season

The Shamrock Rovers boss says it is ‘impossible’ to continue with the current format due to fixture congestion.

# hoops - Friday 14 March, 2014

Kilduff double hands Athlone defeat on top flight return to Lissywoollen

Shamrock Rovers recorded a 4-1 victory over the newly-promoted midlanders.

# hoops - Thursday 6 March, 2014

# hoops - Thursday 13 February, 2014

Former Ireland international Stephen McPhail joins Shamrock Rovers

The one-time Leeds United midfielder has signed for Trevor Croly’s side, it was announced today.

# hoops - Thursday 6 February, 2014

# hoops - Monday 23 December, 2013

The NBA could replace the draft lottery with ‘The Wheel’ — a system that sets the draft order for the next 30 years

It’s designed to stamp out teams ‘tanking’ to get a high pick.

# hoops - Saturday 21 December, 2013

SPL: Celtic struggle to break Hearts

However, the Hoops extended their SPL lead to 10 points thanks to goals from James Forrest and Kris Commons.

# hoops - Thursday 19 December, 2013

# hoops - Wednesday 11 December, 2013

Celtic carved up in Barcelona as hosts hit six

On the bright side, Georgios Samaras managed to score too.

# hoops - Tuesday 22 October, 2013

Here’s how Celtic defeated Ajax in the Champions League

The Scottish side won 2 – 1 in Glasgow.

# hoops - Wednesday 16 October, 2013

# hoops - Saturday 21 September, 2013

Shamrock Rovers defeat Drogheda to seal EA Sports Cup victory

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

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