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Eleanor Butt (back row, centre) with the East of England basketball team

Eleanor helps the East become the best in the country

Champions – the Southend Swifts under-16 girls team lift the title

Split emotions for Southend Swifts’ young stars

Howard Crawford - unable to help Essex Leopards come out on top against Leeds

Essex Leopards’ title aim ruined by Leeds Carnegie

Fred Dicker stepped down as chairman of the Essex Leopards after 10 years in the job

Fred Dicker calls it a day as Essex Leopards chairman

Robert Youngblood - banned for the play-off against Leeds this weekend

Coach Robert Youngblood banned for Essex Leopards' play-off

Andre Lockhart leads Essex Leopards into semi-finals

Andre Lockhart leads Essex Leopards into semi-finals

Southend Swifts looking for place in Final Fours

Lawrence Brown

Essex Leopards wary of the threat posed by Bristol Academy Flyers

Southend Swifts see four of their sides reach the post-season

Essex Leopards taking on Northumbria

Essex Leopards fight hard to secure home double

Carl Josey - bagged 15 points for Leopards

Home help for Essex Leopards in play-offs quarter final

Carl Josey - on form for Essex Leopards

Win puts Essex Leopards hot on Reading Rockets’ tail

Essex Leopards face a must-win game tomorrow when they travel to English Basketball League Division One leaders Hemel Storm.

Essex Leopards face a must win game against league leaders Hemel Storm

Pro career - Joe Hart says the world's opinion of British basketball has changed

Should basketball have had its funding axed?

Howard Crawford - top scored for Essex Leopards

Essex Leopards make it five wins in a row with victory against Medway Park Crusaders

Back on court — Shaun Durant returned to action after two years with the Leopards

Basketball return all adds up for accountant Shaun Durant

Essex Leopards' guard Ish Fontaine warming to Southend venue ahead of Tees Valley Mohawks clash

Ish Fontaine: Essex Leopards can clip Newcastle Eagles’ wings

Carl Josey - helped Essex Leopards shine on and off the court during an exciting weekend of action

Season high score is icing on Carl Josey's cake for Essex Leopards

Carl Josey - wants Essex Leopards to remain focused for their clash with Bristol Academy Flyers

Captain Carl Josey urges Essex Leopards to stay focused for Bristol clash

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Robert Youngblood still fancies Essex Leopards for the title

Robert Youngblood still fancies Essex Leopards for the title

Essex Leopards seek revenge against Reading Rockets

Robert Youngblood - guided Essex Leopards to victory against Bradford Dragons

Essex Leopards have best victory stats in league after beating Bradford Dragons

Robert Youngblood - looking forward to Sunday's semi-final clash against Reading Rockets

Essex Leopards aim for more National Cup glory

Essex Leopards humble table-topping Hemel Storm at Garon Park

Carl Josey - wants to maintain Leopards' winning momentum

Carl Josey wants to maintain Essex Leopards' winning momentum with win at Reading Rockets

Ouch — Howard Crawford (left) dislocated his little finger playing against Newham on Friday

Essex Leopards' Howard Crawford bags 37 points, despite playing with dislocated finger

Robert Youngblood - claims Howard Crawford is the best player in the EBL

Leopards coach Rob Youngblood claims Howard Crawford is the best in league

Essex Leopards face biggest weekend of the season so far

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Howard Crawford leads Essex Leopards to win in Leicester

Howard Crawford leads Essex Leopards to win in Leicester

Essex Leopards' Kris Clark aims to keep run going

Essex Leopards' Kris Clark aims to keep run going

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Rob Youngblood's Essex Leopards have the upper hand

Howard Crawford certain Essex Leopards can still secure success this season

Carl Josey baffled by Essex Leopards' poor start to season

Holders Essex Leopards crash out of National Trophy

Ronnie Baker rolls back years for Essex Leopards

Howard Crawford cleared to make Essex Leopards debut

Essex Leopards coach Robert Youngblood adds Ronnie Baker to Big Cats mix

Essex Leopards burnt by Dragons' recovery

Carl Josey - looking forward to playing in Southend on Sunday

Essex Leopards back in Southend on Sunday for National Trophy clash with Bradford Dragons

Carl Josey - disappointed not to have beaten London Lions in his side's last warm up match

Essex Leopards pipped by London Lions in final warm up match

Lawrence Brown to reach new heights with Essex Leopards

Dominant Lawrence Brown boosts Essex Leopards as they beat Team USA Select

Carl Josey - named as the new captain of Essex Leopards

Carl Josey named as new Essex Leopards captain

Robert Youngblood - delighted to have signed Kris Clark

Kris Clark joins Essex Leopards

Essex Leopards make first new signing of the summer

Carl Josey - staying with the Leopards

Leopards strike deal to keep star man Carl Josey at the club

Jamell Anderson pictured while playing for Essex Pirates at the start of his career

Jamell Anderson: My time with Essex Pirates set me up for GB call

Taner Adu - will be playing in Southend with the Essex Leopards again next season

Essex Leopards announce Southend schedule

Romania bound - Joe Lockwood, Rikki Broadmore and Joe Hart are part of the Great Britain under 20 team

Essex trio bid for Euro basketball glory

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