Marek Klassen, different challenges and new perspectives

After his side’s 99-91 victory over London Lions, we caught up with Worcester Wolves’ captain Marek Klassen to talk about his path to the BBL, Wolves’ slow start to the season and their resurgence in 2017. A forgettable start to this year’s campaign saw Worcester languishing towards the bottom of the league, a situation not helped by an array of…


British Basketball: perceptions of an international agent

This season’s on-court action may have taken a back seat, but for many agents it’s the busiest time of the year. We caught up with SIMS Basketball (Scott International Management Services) founder and CEO Shasta Scott to talk contract negotiations, the art of being a succesful agent and how British basketball is viewed internationally. Scott…


Basketball’s glass ceiling preventing women from reaching their potential

With the trial period set to end and an impending decision by FIBA on the wearing of religious headgear on court, we caught up with Asma Elbadawi a British Sudanese who is campaigning to have the ban overturned. As thinkprogress.org explained, back in 2014: The International Basketball Federation (FIBA), which oversees prominent professional leagues in…