Giants to take on US team at Powerleague

photoTHE Giants will play a USA Select team at the Powerleague Soccerdome on Sunday, September 7 at 6pm.

The match is the first to be announced at the club’s new home venue.

We hope to confirm other pre-season games shortly.

Tickets, at a price yet to be confirmed, will be on sale in August.

Giants BBL fixtures for 2014-15 announced

British Basketball LeagueThe Giants will start the 2014-15 season with a trip to Leicester Riders.

And our first home game at our new base at the Trafford Powerleague Soccerdome will be two days later on Sunday, September 28 against Sheffield Sharks at 6pm.

The Worcester Wolves will be our visitors the following weekend before we make a Cup trip to Leeds Carnegie, one of two new teams in the BBL this season with Bristol, on October 10.

Giants to move to new Trafford Powerleague home for 2014-15 season

Powerleague_Lucozade_sm transparentMANCHESTER Giants will have a new home for the 2014-15 BBL season at the Lucozade Powerleague Trafford Soccerdome.

Situated adjacent to the Trafford Centre just off the M60, the club believe it will provide a fantastic match-night experience for supporters, players and corporate guests.

Announcement: Extra season ticket offer – plus new advanced ticket prices

The Giants ‘early-bird’ season ticket offer is available until the end of June – and we have added an extra incentive for fans.

Discount rate season tickets are available the ‘Tickets’ section of the website HERE with an new discount for any BBL Cup, Trophy and Play-off games.

The club have also announced a reduction in prices of advanced tickets bought online.

Dave Aliu to join Phoenix

JHP_8186 copyDAVE Aliu has siged a contract with Cheshire Phoenix.

Dave has been a huge part of the Giants’ two seasons back in the BBL and we are sorry to see him go.

Rob Marsden to join Cognac in France

JHP_2282ROB Marsden is heading to French club Cognac for next season.

The Giants fans’ player of the season for 2013-14 made a huge impact on our club and was a valued and popular member of the squad that finished in the play-offs this year.

Picture special: Giants camp

Giants ace David Watts and coach Erroll Purcell hosted the latest Giants camp at the Powerleague Soccerdome at the Trafford Centre.

Plenty of fun was had by all. Check out our picture gallery…

Sign up for the Giants’ May half-term camp

Layout 1THE Giants follow up their successful Easter Camp with another at May half-term.

The club is hosting a training week for youngsters aged 7-11 and 11-16 at the Powerleague (formerly Soccerdome) near the Trafford Centre.

Giants players will be on hand to coach the kids from Monday May 26 to Friday May 30.

The cost is £15 per day or £70 for all five days.

Check the poster for full details

Sign up for the May half-term camp HERE

Or click HERE to download a printable form.

Top BBL Brit James Jones wins Pete Jacques Award

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GIANTS ace James Jones has been voted the best British player in the BBL by the Basketball Journalists Association.

Special offers on Giants season tickets for 2014/15

Layout 1THE club is offering a discount rate on season tickets for the 2014-15 BBL season until 30.06.14.

They are now available the ‘Tickets’ section of the website HERE

Special offer season ticket prices are as follows:

Adult: £150

Junior: £110 – under-16s (must be under 16 on 01.09.14)

Family: £290 – up to two adults with up to three juniors (under-16s)

Concession: £120 - registered disabled, students, members of the armed forces and OAPs. Appropriate identification will be requested at home games

Under-5: Free - must be accompanied by an adult; maximum two under-5s per adult ticket