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Ticket row sours derby
Basketball10.04.2008 - The needle match between basketballing neighbours Tenerife Rural and Socas Canarias was overshadowed by a row over tickets for fans of the former. more...
The players are helping to teach English in local schools
Basketball28.03.2008 - Socas Canarias basketball sides American stars have added another dimension to their game: English teaching. The clubs three US players, Levi Rost, Jakim Donaldson and Jason Detrick, are becoming regular participants in a language venture organised with schools in the La Laguna area. more...
Jakim Donaldson almost broke the leagues scoring record
Basketball16.03.2008 - Socas Canarias player Jakim Donaldson came within a whisker of breaking the LEB leagues all-time rating record with an outstanding performance against Melilla.
Tall order for Kristina
Basketball22.02.2008 - Tenerife Aguere ladies basketball club are pinning their hopes on one of the tallest players in the game to keep them out of relegation trouble.
Socas may need to drown their sorrows if their run of defeats continues
Basketball11.02.2008 - Tenerife Rural basketball sides impressive December and January run in the LEB division almost secured them a berth in the leagues Cup competition.
Lithuanian signing
BasketballTacoronte - 05.02.2008 - Junior basketball side Quintercon Tacoronte have turned to the Baltics to replace American forward Lamont Boozer, who left the club recently.
Sponsor switch
Basketball05.02.2008 - Premiership basketball club Gran Canaria have announced a change of sponsor for the rest of this season and the next two.
The fans were growing visable anxious before the side picked up their game
Basketball20.01.2008 - Tenerife Rurals amazing win over high-flying Lleida in the first home game of the year in the Santiago Martn stadium was attributed by coach Rafa Sanz to just two things: balls. Even Sanz himself must have been scratching his head wondering how his players pulled off a win that seemed well beyond their reach for all but one minute of the match.

Gimel Lewis, one of the players at the centre of the row
BasketballLa Laguna - 20.01.2008 - Basketball players Antwain Barbour and Gimel Lewis could face a court appearance soon over a disturbance which took place after a late night game. The Tenerife Rural stars spent the night in police cells after allegedly assaulting officers who tried to detain them over an incident in a popular night-spot in La Laguna, hours after the win over Lleida.
Socas performances to date have taken the division by surprise
Basketball24.11.2007 - ..Thousands of basketball fans who turned up to pack the Santiago Martn stadium for the first Tenerife derby in 18 years will be hoping that the return in March will be just as thrilling.
Former ACB side Tenerife Rural hosted near neighbours Socas Canarias, who were promoted this year to the LEB league and have taken the division by surprise in the early fixtures.
Almost 5000 fans packed the stadium, including hundreds from the away club who made the game more like a home one for Socas.
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