The club appoints new chief executive

  Thursday, December 22, 2016

The club has a new chief executive following the appointment of Phil Gordos. A trustee of the club since the start of 2016, Phil has three boys in the Magic youth programme and is well known to many of you. A former assistant editor with BBC Sport, the 47-year-old starts his official duties on 2 J
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Mystics U14 finish 2016 strongly

  Wednesday, December 21, 2016

Mystics U14s continued their impressive run of form to see out 2016 with 2 more convincing victories, firstly in the Northern Conference at home to Lancashire Spinners, 93-26 and then in a friendly 2 days later against Stockport U16s, 68-43. The high quality of the 2 performances owed much (as
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US import Morgan dominant as Magic power past Derby

  Saturday, December 17, 2016

American forward Duane Morgan exploded for 32 points to help Manchester Magic end 2016 on a high with a resounding 82-51 win over Derby Trailblazers. The victory puts Magic into second position in NBL Division One going into the Christmas break and avenges the National Cup quarter-final loss in Der
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Browne’s buzzer-beater gives Mystics win over Hatters

  Saturday, December 17, 2016

Amy Browne hit a last-gasp three-pointer as Manchester Mystics snatched victory from the jaws of defeat against perennial women’s basketball powerhouse Sheffield Hatters. The 82 - 79 win is the first time Mystics have beaten the Hatters in the WBBL. With the game tied at 79-79, Sheffield&rsqu
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Lucas Provides Spark As Mystics Book Place in Cup Final

  Friday, December 9, 2016

Jade Lucas climbed off the bench to provide the energy that was needed to turn the second half on its head as Manchester Mystics defeated Leicester Riders, 58-67, to book their date with Nottingham Wildcats in the inaugrual WBBL Cup Final. In what was the second meeting between these two teams in l
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Jones and Browne lead Mystics to victory over Riders

  Tuesday, December 6, 2016

Georgia Jones and Amy Browne combined for 34 points to lead the in form Manchester Mystics (6-1) to the top of the WBBL Championship with a 74-59 victory over perennial contenders Leicester Riders (5-2) at the National Basketball Performance Centre in a game they lead by as much as 19. Great
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Manchester Mystics U14 win at Derby Trailblazers

  Monday, November 28, 2016

Last Saturday, Mystics U14s travelled to Derby to face the Trailblazers yet I couldn't find any cowboys on view. (I could now go for a cheap shot and say 'apart from the refs' but that would be unfair!) I took 11 players, an awkward number to give meaningful minutes to, even in easy games. I did man
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Experienced Magic Humble Youthful Riders

  Sunday, November 27, 2016

Manchester Magic picked up their second double-digit home win in as many weeks with a comprehensive 69-50 victory over Loughborough Student Riders, as the steady hand of experience overcame the exuberance of youth at the Amaechi Basketball Centre. The two teams shared identical 6-2 league records g
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GB Women miss out on place at EuroBasket

  Wednesday, November 23, 2016

GB Women suffered a 71 -52 defeat against Italy in Lucca on Saturday night ending their hopes of a place at this summer's EuroBasket. Mystics' Georgia Jones played 20 minutes had 5 points, 3 assists and a steal. GB finished their schedule of qualifiers with a 55 - 97 victory over Albania in Tirana
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