Mystics U18s and Academy gets new head coach

  Wednesday, July 29, 2020

The Manchester Mystics have appointed Paul Cantwell as the new head coach of their Academy and U18 teams. The former pro player, who has coached in the US and Europe, led the club’s U12 boys’ development programme last season. Paul will continue to play an important role at all levels
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Magic and Mystics expand NBL programme

  Tuesday, July 28, 2020

Manchester Magic and Manchester Mystics will field one of their largest ever entries in the National Basketball League for the 2020/21 season. And in an exciting development for the club, the Mystics have also applied to enter a senior women’s team in Division 2 for the coming campaign. The
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Q&A with US-bound Jade Mbam

  Friday, June 12, 2020

Jade Mbam is one of Manchester’s rising basketball stars. The Wythenshawe teenager is a Great Britain U16 and U18 international who has represented Manchester Mystics at WBBL and National League level following her move from Tameside in 2016. Now the 18-year-old guard is off the USA to pursue
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Alumni Pro-player Update 2020

  Tuesday, April 14, 2020

We've covered our former players in the US College System, now it's time to take a look at how our former players have been getting on in professional/semi-professional leagues around the world. Princess Adeogun – Essex Rebels (WBBL) Princess Adeogun was playing at Essex Rebels finish in 8th
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NBL and JNBL 2019-20 league placings confirmed with league titles galore for Magic and Mystics

  Friday, March 27, 2020

Basketball England have announced league placings of all teams after the premature conclusion of the NBL regular season due to the COVID-19 outbreak. Basketball England have released details on how all NBL and Jnr. NBL competitions have been finalised for the 2019/20 season. After analysis of a num
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US College Update 2020

  Monday, March 23, 2020

It's March, usual the time of year when US Colleges are in National Championship action, however, with the ongoing situation with the coronavirus the NCAA post-season has been cancelled. So, we’re bringing you this update of our former Manchester Magic and Mystics junior players currently out
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WBBL Statement: decision to cancel the remainder of the 2019-20 season

  Tuesday, March 17, 2020

WBBL statement: It is with the deepest regret that the Women’s British Basketball League (WBBL) has taken the decision to cancel the remainder of the 2019/20 season. The WBBL is wholly owned by its member clubs who as a collective determine any decisions and they have agreed that in light of
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Basketball England statement: Decision to cancel all affiliated basketball activity

  Tuesday, March 17, 2020

Basketball England has taken the decision to cancel all affiliated basketball activity for the remainder of the 2019/20 season because of the coronavirus pandemic. This action has been taken in consultation with the BBL, WBBL, Basketball Scotland and Basketball Wales, BUCS and the AoC Sport and com
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Coronavirus: Basketball England to suspend all basketball activity for two weeks

  Friday, March 13, 2020

Basketball England has taken the decision to suspend all affiliated basketball activity for an initial two-week period because of the coronavirus outbreak. This action will include National Leagues and competitions, England national teams, Academy leagues, talent programmes including Aspire, affili
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