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Preview: Bristol Flyers v Worcester Wolves

Bristol Flyers v Worcester Wolves
BBL Championship
SGS WISE Arena
Saturday, January 14th (7.30pm)

Watch LIVE on LiveBasketball.TV

Bristol Flyers look for their sixth straight victory in all competitions when Worcester Wolves visit the WISE Arena on Saturday night (7.30pm)

All of the key info on Worcester Wolves can be found below.

WORCESTER WOLVES
Since losing to Worcester at the start of December, the Flyers have won six straight games including a bounce back win over the Wolves. Paul James' side have struggled, but produced a dominant display to advance in the BBL Trophy last week.

HEAD COACH
Paul James -  A veteran of the British basketball scene as a former player for his hometown team Leicester All-Stars in the 80s, James moved into coaching at Bracknell Tigers before making his name at Guildford Heat. James was named BBL 'Coach of the Year' following a league and cup double in 2007, before leading the club into European competition the next season. Leaving Heat in 2009 James was then appointed Wolves head coach later that year.

ONE TO WATCH
Danny Huffor - The in-from swingman for the Wolves, Huffor is averaging 11.2 points per game, including an impressive 31 point haul against Sheffield last week in the BBL Trophy.

OFFICIALS
Taking charge of Saturday's game will be Andy Thackeray  Joshua Bowe and Pawel Szafraniec

FORM
Worcester Wolves WWLLW
Bristol Flyers WWWWW

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DID YOU KNOW?
Worcester have retained just one senior player from last season’s squad. Ashton Khan is the sole returnee for the Wolves after playing his first season in the BBL last year.

 

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