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Posted Friday, December 27th 2019

ITEC Game Preview: Plymouth Raiders (A) - BBL Championship

Bristol Flyers travel to Plymouth Raiders in their final game of 2019 on Saturday night (7.30pm tip-off).

Everything you need to know ahead of this weekend’s action can be found below


GAME DETAILS

  • Date: Saturday, December 28th
  • Tip-off: 7.30pm
  • Competition: BBL Championship
  • Where: Plymouth Pavilions
  • Watch LIVE: Tune in for FREE via the BBL’s official YouTube channel

HEAD COACH

Paul James - Coach James has dedicated much of his career to developing the sport at all levels and his passion for nurturing homegrown British talent was instrumental in expanding the BUCS basketball programme at Worcester University between 2010-2017, which saw him win four consecutive championship titles.


LAST TIME OUT


Bristol Flyers claimed their second win in three weeks over their South West rivals with a 76-93 victory at the Plymouth Pavilions.

Marcus Delpeche had a big night with a 15 point, 11 rebound double-double, while Levi Bradley had 16 points off the bench.


ONE TO WATCH

#4 Josh Wilcher - Australian point guard Josh Wilcher has been a key part of Plymouth's success in recent years and averaged 17 points and six assists last season to help the Raiders return to the play-offs for the first time in seven years.


AS IT STANDS

League Table

TEAM P W L PTS
6 Newcastle Eagles 13 7 6 14
7 Sheffield Sharks 13 7 6 14
8 Bristol Flyers 12 5 7 10
9 Surrey Scorchers 14 5 9 10
10 Plymouth Raiders 13 3 10 6

WATCH LIVE

All BBL Championship, BBL Cup, BBL Trophy and BBL play-off games this season will be available to watch LIVE and on demand for FREE via the official YouTube channel of the BBL.

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