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# hoops - Monday 25 July, 2016

Celtic's new bright pink away jersey was inspired by a match ticket

The Lisbon Lions have been remembered in the club’s new kit. Well, sort of.

# hoops - Wednesday 20 July, 2016

Connacht release new hooped home jersey for this season

Pat Lam’s side will line out in this kit for the upcoming campaign.

# hoops - Saturday 2 July, 2016

Kevin Durant meets with Warriors as NBA star ponders next move

Could we have a new Splash Brother?

# hoops - Friday 17 June, 2016

Steph Curry's wife accuses NBA of being 'rigged for money or ratings' after Game 6

# hoops - Friday 3 June, 2016

Warriors overpower Cavs in game one of NBA Finals

The Golden State Warriors and their bench stepped up as Stephen Curry and Klay Thompson struggled.

# hoops - Thursday 26 May, 2016

Cavs one win away from NBA Finals after routing Raptors

Game six heads to Toronto with the Cleveland Cavaliers leading 3-2 in the best-of-seven NBA play-off series.

# hoops - Tuesday 10 May, 2016

McCabe brace beats Sligo Rovers as Hoops hop into third

An energetic Shamrock Rovers attack made it a comfortable win in Tallaght

# hoops - Saturday 7 May, 2016

Spurs take series lead, Cavs poised to sweep Hawks in the NBA playoffs

The San Antonio Spurs lead the Oklahoma City Thunder 2-1 in the west, while the Cleveland Cavaliers are in control in the east.

# hoops - Wednesday 27 April, 2016

# hoops - Saturday 23 April, 2016

The Spurs, Cavs cruise in play-offs

The Cleveland Cavaliers and San Antonio Spurs moved a step closer to advancing in the NBA play-offs.

# hoops - Wednesday 20 April, 2016

Ronny Deila will leave Celtic at the end of the season

Who’s going to ask Roy Keane about the job then?

# hoops - Sunday 17 April, 2016

Steph Curry nearly got into a fight in Game 1 of the playoff series against the Rockets

And the Warriors talisman is out of Game Two.

# hoops - Friday 15 April, 2016

# hoops - Saturday 19 March, 2016

Curry, Thompson lead Warriors as Cavs seal play-off spot

The Golden State Warriors improved to 62-6, while LeBron James returned to help the Cleveland Cavaliers book a spot in the post-season.

# hoops - Friday 18 March, 2016

Pat’s claim big win in Tallaght as Hoops’ run ends

The Inchicore side claimed bragging rights.

Carmelo Anthony is starting to sound restless, and the Knicks are about to hit a crossroads

Kristaps Porzingis is the future but Melo has a no-trade clause.

# hoops - Friday 11 March, 2016

North points Rovers in the right direction as Wexford find the early going tough

Shane Keegan’s newly-promoted side were in the game for long spells before Gary McCabe’s late penalty.

# hoops - Sunday 14 February, 2016

Shamrock Rovers continue pre-season build-up with win over Argentina U23s

Rovers boosted their chances of reaching the semi-finals of the Nagjee International Cup thanks to Killian Brennan’s strike.

# hoops - Monday 8 February, 2016

New York Knicks fire head coach Derek Fisher – reports

It’s the end of the road for D-Fish in Manhattan.

# hoops - Monday 18 January, 2016

Ex-Ireland and Sunderland striker training with Shamrock Rovers

Stephen Elliott is aiming to regain his fitness with the SSE Airtricity League Premier Division club.

# hoops - Saturday 19 December, 2015

Hail Cesar! Celtic unveil statue of greatest ever captain McNeill

Legendary Lisbon Lion McNeill led the Hoops to the European Cup in 1967.

# hoops - Thursday 1 October, 2015

Efe Ambrose’s mistake denies Celtic a memorable win over Fenerbahce Europa League This post contains videos

Efe Ambrose’s mistake denies Celtic a memorable win over Fenerbahce

The Hoops defender didn’t have the best of nights at Celtic Park.

# hoops - Saturday 26 September, 2015

Celtic will wear special jerseys to remember victims of the Great Irish Famine today

The Hoops are marking National Famine Memorial Day at Celtic Park this afternoon.

# hoops - Saturday 15 August, 2015

‘I’ve been living like a monk and I just want to get back on the pitch’ – Duff

The latest former Ireland international to join Shamrock Rovers says he’s raring to go.

# hoops - Friday 31 July, 2015

Miele’s on wheels to deliver victory for Shamrock Rovers in Drogheda

The winger’s first half strike gave the Hoops licence to play on the break for most of this game.

Anthony Stokes’ days at Celtic appear to be numbered

The Ireland striker has reportedly been told he can find a new club by Hoops boss Ronny Delia.

# hoops - Monday 22 June, 2015

From The Daily Edge 13 of the best onion rings to eat in Ireland Hoops

13 of the best onion rings to eat in Ireland

Mmmm, the real golden circle.

# hoops - Tuesday 9 June, 2015

5 goals and 2 red cards as Hoops close the gap with comfortable win

Shamrock Rovers remain unbeaten this season after getting the better of Derry City at Tallaght Stadium.

# hoops - Friday 5 June, 2015

# hoops - Saturday 23 May, 2015

Lebron James leads Cavs to 94-82 win over Hawks, 2-0 series lead

The King did it again, you guys.

# hoops - Thursday 21 May, 2015

# hoops - Friday 15 May, 2015

Blake Griffin pulled off this spinning, no-look lay-up… but the Clippers still lost

Elsewhere, the Cleveland Cavaliers advanced to the Eastern Conference final.

# 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.

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