From Signings

Lions land Londoner Okoro

The London Lions have signed Londoner, Jerelle Okoro following his release by the Manchester Giants. An alumnus of Hackney Community College before moving to Leicester, the 26-year-old Okoro then joined Manchester Giants for the 2015-16 season where he was one of the bright lights. An exciting athlete, the guard averaged 14 points and 5 rebounds …

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Riders take Tawiah

Leicester Riders have signed British 6ft 10in forward Chris Tawiah from BK Lions Jindrichuv Hradec in the Czech Republic. Riders have added to their frontcourt for the remainder of the BBL season with the second year professional providing a different dynamic and additional inside presence. This is particularly important with multiple players eligible for Commonwealth …

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Lions land Thompson

Jonathon Thompson has joined London Lions for the remainder of the 2017-18 season. The 6ft 4in guard has playing experience in Hungary and Argentina, where he played after graduating from Rider University in 2013 At Rider he was a team mate of Lions’ guard Justin Robinson and he ended his last season averaging 13 points …

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