First Leg: Sat April 26, 7pm @ Wright Robinson, Manchester

Second Leg: Sun April 27, 4pm @ EIS, Sheffield

THE Giants are out to taking another great leap forward after reaching the BBL play-offs.

Jeff Jones’ men take on Sheffield Sharks home and away this weekend with their coach keen to make another statement after reaching the post-season for the first time.

“We will certainly enjoy the challenge and, in actual fact, we will hopefully play much more relaxed,” he said.

“We have had a decent record over the last two months and hopefully the process of getting better and developing a club to develop British talent has taken a significant step, and to progress in the play-offs would be another giant step for the club.”

Forward Rob Marsden felt ‘a weight had been lifted’ after the Giants secured their play-off spot.

After losing in Sheffield last Friday the Giants bounced back to overcome London Lions and book an seventh place and another meeting with the