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BBL All-Star Five – Week 12

The final lineup of 2018 includes three debutants after some impressive performances in the Trophy at the weekend.

Ed Lucas (London City Royals)

Lucas becomes the fourth player from the Royals to make the lineup this season after his explosive performance in their first-ever Trophy victory. The Angolan international impressed with 30 points, whilst also adding seven rebounds and five assists to help his team past Basketball Wales.

Eddie Matthew (Esh Group Eagles Newcastle)

The Eagles academy product made the most of increased playing time in their Trophy win against the City of Edinburgh Kings with 24 points in 23 minutes. Matthew hit five threes after shooting 9 of 11 overall from the floor as well as adding three boards and two steals.

Torry Butler (Manchester Giants)

A strong all-round display from Butler to help the Giants upset the Trophy holders, Leicester Riders. The American posted a double-double with 17 points and 10 rebounds off the bench and also had a steal and a block with some important defensive stops down the stretch.

Brandon Peel (London Lions)

A return to the lineup for Peel after stepping up to lead the Lions in their latest win over the Sharks. A 22-point, 14-rebound double-double set the platform for victory with Peel securing his fourth appearance on the season.

Ali Fraser (Radisson RED Glasgow Rocks)

Fraser goes back-to-back for a starting spot with another strong performance in a Glasgow win. The Scotland international top scored with 22 points including a late flurry to ice the Rocks’ Trophy triumph over the Wolves as they advanced.

Off the bench: Callum Jones (Manchester Giants), Daniel Norl (Cheshire Phoenix), Brendan Okoronkwo (Worthing Thunder), Kyle Williams (Esh Group Eagles Newcastle), Andy Thomson (Leicester Riders), Victor Moses (Esh Group Eagles Newcastle), CJ Gettys (Cheshire Phoenix)