Danny will head up the new Senior Men’s second team which will play in Basketball England’s National League Division 4 in the coming season.

He has been with Lancashire Spinners/Rossendale Raptors for the last five years, where he was part of the coaching staff that won Division 3 and finished third while making the play-offs last season with the Spinners second team.

Danny is also currently the North West U17 boys head coach.

He will also become part of head coach Yorick Williams’ BBL coaching staff for this coming season.

A Giants spokesman said: “We see the new second team as a very important part of our player development pathway