November 28 2017 - the Great Britain Basketball team fall to their second successive defeat in #FIBAWC qualifying

November 28 2017 - the Great Britain Basketball team fall to their second successive defeat in #FIBAWC qualifying

Jamie Chang - Hello, My name is Jamie Chang. I am 20-years old. I decided to take part in Biggest Scale Buster as I really want to lose weight. I have been trying out to be a member of the Great Britain Deaf Basketball team. Besides basketball, I play football. I love music and enjoy so much playing “Call of Duty” on Xbox. I hope I will survive in Biggest Scale Buster!

Jamie Chang - Hello, My name is Jamie Chang. I am 20-years old. I decided to take part in Biggest Scale Buster as I really want to lose weight. I have been trying out to be a member of the Great Britain Deaf Basketball team. Besides basketball, I play football. I love music and enjoy so much playing “Call of Duty” on Xbox. I hope I will survive in Biggest Scale Buster!

Alex John Milner - My name is Alexander Milner and I am a Sports Studies student at the University of Bedfordshire. I have always been interested in Sports as it is what has been an important part of my life. Currently, I am a member and player for the Great Britain Deaf Basketball team. The reason for joining Biggest Scale Loser is to consistently improve my fitness towards my participation at the impending World Deaf Basketball championship in September.

Alex John Milner - My name is Alexander Milner and I am a Sports Studies student at the University of Bedfordshire. I have always been interested in Sports as it is what has been an important part of my life. Currently, I am a member and player for the Great Britain Deaf Basketball team. The reason for joining Biggest Scale Loser is to consistently improve my fitness towards my participation at the impending World Deaf Basketball championship in September.

Members of the U.S. women's basketball team celebrate victory against Turkey after their Women's preliminary round group A basketball match at the Basketball Arena during the London 2012 Olympic Games August 1, 2012. REUTERS/Mike Segar (BRITAIN - Tags: OLYMPICS SPORT BASKETBALL) - http://www.PaulFDavis.com/success-speaker (info@PaulFDavis.com)

Members of the U.S. women's basketball team celebrate victory against Turkey after their Women's preliminary round group A basketball match at the Basketball Arena during the London 2012 Olympic Games August 1, 2012. REUTERS/Mike Segar (BRITAIN - Tags: OLYMPICS SPORT BASKETBALL) - http://www.PaulFDavis.com/success-speaker (info@PaulFDavis.com)

Great Britain men's basketball team head to the EuroBasket in Slovenia knowing the future of their Olympic funding hangs in the balance.

GB seek EuroBasket top-six finish to secure Olympic funding

Drew Sullivan of Great Britain puts up a shot over Australia's Aron Baynes with a personal touch.

France's Ronny Turiaf (L) celebrates with team mates victory against Argentina after their men's preliminary round Group A basketball match at the Basketball Arena during the London 2012 Olympic Games July 31, 2012. REUTERS/Sergio Perez (BRITAIN - Tags: OLYMPICS SPORT BASKETBALL) - http://www.PaulFDavis.com/success-speaker (info@PaulFDavis.com)

France's Ronny Turiaf (L) celebrates with team mates victory against Argentina after their men's preliminary round Group A basketball match at the Basketball Arena during the London 2012 Olympic Games July 31, 2012. REUTERS/Sergio Perez (BRITAIN - Tags: OLYMPICS SPORT BASKETBALL) - http://www.PaulFDavis.com/success-speaker (info@PaulFDavis.com)

Face Team basketball acrobatics - Britain's Got Talent 2012 audition - International version, via YouTube.

Enjoy acrobatics and basketball skills courtesy of Hungarian basketball players Face Team. Watch as the finely-honed Hungarians shoot, score and shake their .

Gaz Choudhry-Gaz, who was born in Karachi, Pakistan, started playing Wheelchair Basketball at the age of 13, after seeing a roadshow by the Great Britain Wheelchair Basketball Association. He has now been competing for over 13 years.    Events: Wheelchair Basketball, men's team  Home Town: Karachi, Pakistan  Lives: Ealing, London  Trains: MK Aces  Date Of Birth: 23rd June 1985

Gaz Choudhry-Gaz, who was born in Karachi, Pakistan, started playing Wheelchair Basketball at the age of 13, after seeing a roadshow by the Great Britain Wheelchair Basketball Association. He has now been competing for over 13 years. Events: Wheelchair Basketball, men's team Home Town: Karachi, Pakistan Lives: Ealing, London Trains: MK Aces Date Of Birth: 23rd June 1985

Oh my.  Just an old lady's crush, many years ago.  Robert Archibald, former "big man" for the Fighting Illini Basketball team, played in the NBA, then in Europe, then for Great Britain in the Olympics.  Now retired from Basketball.  *sigh*  It's sad when your crushes retire!

Oh my. Just an old lady's crush, many years ago. Robert Archibald, former "big man" for the Fighting Illini Basketball team, played in the NBA, then in Europe, then for Great Britain in the Olympics. Now retired from Basketball. *sigh* It's sad when your crushes retire!

600 Basketballs.  Dan Clark of the Standard Life Great Britain Basketball team poses for a picture after meeting with Lionel Price, the only surviving member of the 1948 Great Britain Basketball team - the last Great Britain Basketball team to compete in an #Olympic Games.

600 Basketballs. Dan Clark of the Standard Life Great Britain Basketball team poses for a picture after meeting with Lionel Price, the only surviving member of the 1948 Great Britain Basketball team - the last Great Britain Basketball team to compete in an #Olympic Games.

Luol Deng, Chicago Bulls Forward, Joins Great Britain’s Olympic Team

Luol Deng, Chicago Bulls Forward, Joins Great Britain's Olympic Team

Luol Deng, the professional basketball star who currently plays for the Chicago Bulls, is the only NBA baller to join .

— deaf girl told not to play sports because of her deafness  A young deaf girl wanted to play basketball. She was told to forget it because of her deafness. Years later, she is playing professional women’s basketball for a team in Great Britain. That deaf woman is Tori Faieta, who played f/t USA national deaf women’s basketball team & right now f/t Leicester Riders o/t professional Women’s British Basketball League.

— deaf girl told not to play sports because of her deafness A young deaf girl wanted to play basketball. She was told to forget it because of her deafness. Years later, she is playing professional women’s basketball for a team in Great Britain. That deaf woman is Tori Faieta, who played f/t USA national deaf women’s basketball team & right now f/t Leicester Riders o/t professional Women’s British Basketball League.

Great Britain and the USA will go head-to-head later this year when they meet at the Manchester Arena in July – the first time the USA Basketball women’s team will have competed on British soil. Welcome Olympic Gold Medalist and three-time WNBA Champion Swin Cash from the USA, and our very own Jo Leedham, the star forward who averaged 12 points per game in last year’s EuroBasket.

Great Britain and the USA will go head-to-head later this year when they meet at the Manchester Arena in July - the first time the USA Basketball women’s team

LONDON, ENGLAND - JULY 29:  Team Great Britain huddle on the court prior to their Men's Basketball Game against Russia on Day 2 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Basketball Arena on July 29, 2012 in London, England.

LONDON, ENGLAND - JULY Team Great Britain huddle on the court prior to their Men's Basketball Game against Russia on Day 2 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Basketball Arena on July 2012 in London, England.

A dance routine by The Red Foxes  The Red Foxes dance team performs during a timeout between Great Britain and China during the men's Basketball preliminary round match on Day 10 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Basketball Arena on 6 August.

A dance routine by The Red Foxes The Red Foxes dance team performs during a timeout between Great Britain and China during the men's Basketball preliminary round match on Day 10 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Basketball Arena on 6 August.

Team Great Britain poses for a photo before playing against Australia during Women's Basketball on Day 1 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Basketball Arena on July 28, 2012 in London, England.

Olympics Day 1 - Basketball

Team Great Britain poses for a photo before playing against Australia during Women's Basketball on Day 1 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Basketball Arena on July 2012 in London, England.

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