Three Wildcats make Week 22 All-Star Bench

The final weekly WBBL All-Star Five of the 2020-21 season – a May Madness special after the WBBL Play-Offs semi-finals live on Sky Sports last week – is led by the triple-double hero from the biggest upset in WBBL Play-off history, who is joined by a pair of her Newcastle Eagles teammates and a dynamic […]

Wildcats’ Costa Excited for May Madness Challenge

by Jamie Thomas Finishing the regular season positively and sitting in fourth spot going into May Madness, the Nottingham Wildcats will be feeling good about their prospects for the post-season, and one of the stars of a recent positive run of form, Simone Costa, is looking forward to the challenges ahead. The second-year star for […]

Wildcats lose OT Thriller the Rebels

Despite strong performances from Shumpert and Costa, Nottingham Wildcats come away from Essex with an overtime defeat Essex Rebels secured an overtime win in a thrilling Saturday afternoon of WBBL action. It is only the third time in WBBL history that there have been two overtime games on the same day. Essex Rebels hosted the […]

Wildcats Fall Short in Local Derby

Nottingham Wildcats hosted East Midlands derby when they took on Leicester Riders in the WBBL Championship WBBL ChampionshipNottingham Wildcats 64-69 Leicester Riders (14-17, 24-31, 42-47)(Wildcats – Shumpert 36, Joyner 12, Costa 7 ; Riders – Winterburn 24, Oliver 14, Hinriksdottir 12) Leicester Riders and Cardiff Met Archers both secured their first wins of their WBBL […]

Wildcats begin WBBL Championship Campaign with Win

The Nottingham Wildcats and Sevenoaks Suns both enjoyed comfortable wins on Sunday afternoon in their first games of the WBBL Championship, as the Cardiff Met Archers and Newcastle Eagles were both humbled by their respective opponents. The Wildcats dropped a huge 25 points in the second quarter of their 19-point-margin victory over the Cardiff Met […]

BBL and WBBL to adopt new Molten BG4500 Basketball as ‘Official Game Ball’

The British Basketball League (‘BBL’) and the Women’s British Basketball League (‘WBBL’), in association with Molten, are delighted to announce the adoption of the new Molten BG4500 Basketball as the ‘Official BBL/WBBL Game Ball’. As part of the continued prospering sponsorship with Molten, the world’s leading manufacturer of sports balls and equipment, the new BG4500 […]

JOYNER DEDICATES WOMEN’S AWARD TO WILDCATS LEGEND

Nottingham Wildcats’ Jasmine Joyner has won the Women’s Player of the Year in the Basketball Journalists Association’s annual awards for the 2019-20 campaign. Joyner – who averaged an impressive 19.1 points, 13.1 rebounds and 2.2 blocks for the Wildcats – was quick to dedicate her success to Pauline Prior, a basketball icon in the city […]

Wildcats support Black Lives Matter movement

Following the sad and unnecessary death of George Floyd, the Black Lives Matters movement has seen many engage in peaceful protests across the globe.  We are proud and privileged to see our very own Wildcat, Jasmine Joyner stand up for what is right when she joined the protest in her home state of North Carolina: […]