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#irish basketball

# irish-basketball - Friday 14 April, 2017

The Eire up there: The story of the only Irish-born player to ever make it in the NBA

How Pat Burke went from Tullamore to play with some of the biggest names in basketball.

# irish-basketball - Saturday 28 January, 2017

Griffith Swords Thunder make history and claim first ever National Cup after win over Killester

Last year’s beaten finalists were in control for the entire game and could rely on some terrific depth from the bench.

'It was really magical - we were celebrities in our own right': The golden era of Irish basketball

Dave Hopla was part of the influx of US players in the 1980s and was based in Belfast at the height of The Troubles.

# irish-basketball - Friday 27 January, 2017

Time for Irish basketball to look towards the future, not focus on the past

The glory days may never come again, but the foundations are in place to make the sport great again.

# irish-basketball - Saturday 30 January, 2016

Templeogue pip GCD Swords Thunder in dramatic Men's National Cup final Ballin' This post contains videos

Templeogue pip GCD Swords Thunder in dramatic Men's National Cup final

The southsiders defeated their northside opponents 78-75 at the National Basketball Arena tonight.

# irish-basketball - Friday 24 January, 2014

14 of the best pics from tonight's National Cup action Looking Back This post contains images

14 of the best pics from tonight's National Cup action

It was a memorable evening for both Team Montenotte Hotel and UCC Demons.

# irish-basketball - Sunday 28 April, 2013

Sports Film Of The Week: We Got Game Hoops This post contains videos

Sports Film Of The Week: We Got Game

Watch the whole of the superb film right here.