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Kyle Weaver signs with Humaco

Kyle Weaver signs with Humaco

Kyle Weaver (198 cm, Washington State’08) is joining Caciques de Humacao (Puerto Rico, BSN). Weaver comes from Bnei Hertzeliyya (Israel-Winner League) where he started the 2014/15 season. Kyle spent last season…

Artland signs Terrell Everett

Artland signs Terrell Everett

Artland Dragons (Germany, BBL Bundesliga) have announced the signing of Terrell Everett (193 cm, Oklahoma’06), the American will play for the team until the end of this 2014/2015 season. He comes…

FIBA derecognizes Adriatic League!

FIBA derecognizes Adriatic League!

FIBA has decided to derecognize the Adriatic League during the 4th regular meeting of the FIBA Europe board in Tagernsee (Germany) this weekend. Recognition of a league may be withdrawn particularly…

No.2 Virginia falls to No.16 Louisville

No.2 Virginia falls to No.16 Louisville

Down a point with the clock running out, No. 16 Louisville had no choice but to trust Mangok Mathiang’s jump shot. And hope. The sophomore center’s 15-footer with 2.7 seconds…

Manresa upsets Unicaja Malaga

Manresa upsets Unicaja Malaga

It was  an unbelievable day in the Spanish Liga Endesa ACB. Lots of drama with many close calls. The biggest surprise was at Manresa. The home team, at the bottom of…

New Zealand Breakers NBL Champions

New Zealand Breakers NBL Champions

The Cairns Taipans gave it everything to force a deciding Game 3 of the Australian NBL Grand Final series but a stunning buzzer-beating jumper from Ekene Ibekwe has given the…

Knicks fans want coach Derek Fisher fired

Knicks fans want coach Derek Fisher fired

Knicks fans turned their frustration toward first-year coach Derek Fisher by chanting “Fire Fisher!” during the closing seconds of New York’s 95-82 loss to Milwaukee at Madison Square Garden on Sunday. Courtside microphones picked…

Playground Basketball is Dying

Playground Basketball is Dying

At Rucker Park in New York, people sat on rooftops and climbed trees to watch Julius Erving play. In Louisville, Kentucky, Artis Gilmore would pull up in his fancy car, still…

Europeans more skilled than Americans, says Kobe Bryant

Europeans more skilled than Americans, says Kobe Bryant

Los Angeles Lakers’ Kobe Bryant admits that European basketball players are more skilled than today’s American players. There are currently 101 international players in the NBA. France has the most Europeans…

Troy Gottselig agrees terms with Sparta

Troy Gottselig agrees terms with Sparta

Canadian Troy Gottselig (203 cm, University of Saskatchewan ’10) has signed with BBC Sparta Bertrange (Luxembourg-Total League) for the remainder of the 2014-2015 season. Last season he played in Denmark for…

Joey van Zegeren suspended indefinitely

Joey van Zegeren suspended indefinitely

Virginia Tech has suspended junior forward Joey van Zegeren (208 cm) indefinitely, the program announced on Friday. Joey van Zegeren is VT’s third-leading scorer at 9.8 points per game and the team’s leading…

Ivica Radic agrees terms with Veroli

Ivica Radic agrees terms with Veroli

Croatian Ivica Radic (208 cm) has signed with CZG Veroli (Italy A-2 Gold) for the remainder of the 2014-2015 season. That team is currently in last place with a 2-11…

Kenny Mitchell signs with San Isidoro

Kenny Mitchell signs with San Isidoro

Kenny Mitchell (203 cm, Virginia State’ 13) has signed with San Isidro San Francisco (Argentina-TNA) for the remained of the 2014-2015 season. He already started this season in Argentina, where…

Julian Mavunga waived by Ironi Nahariya

Julian Mavunga waived by Ironi Nahariya

Julian Mavunga (203 cm, Miami, OH’12) has parted ways with Ironi Nahariya (Israel-Winner League). Mavunga played 7 games and averaged 7.1 ppg and 4.3 rpg. Julian Mavunga is an American…

Michael Jenkins joins Istanbul BSB

Michael Jenkins joins Istanbul BSB

Michael Jenkins (193 cm, Winthrop’08) is headed to Turkey, where he has signed with TBL team Istanbul Buyuksehir Belediyesi. Jenkins started this season in training camp with NBA team Oklahoma…

Al’Lonzo Coleman joins Banda Norte

Al’Lonzo Coleman joins Banda Norte

Banda Norte Rio Cuarto (Argentina-TNA) have added Al’Lonzo Coleman (201 cm, Presbyterian’12) for the 2014-15 season. Coleman started off his career in March 2012 when he played for the Georgia…

Mychal Kears signs with Al Shurtah

Mychal Kears signs with Al Shurtah

Mychal Kearse (195 cm, Mount St. Marys’07) has agreed to terms with Al Shurtah Police (Iraq-Superleague) for the rest of the season. Kearse’s last squad he suited up for was…

Jason Rowe leaves Chartres

Jason Rowe leaves Chartres

Jason Rowe (178 cm, Loyola, Maryland’00) and Union Basket Chartres Metropole (France, NM1) have parted ways. The point guard had already played this season for As de Sale in the…

Manny Harris inks with Eskisehir Basket

Manny Harris inks with Eskisehir Basket

Manny Harris (197 cm, Michigan’10) has been landed by Eskisehir Basket (Turkey-TBL) for the remainder of the season. He comes from the NBA D-League where he played 15 games for…

Happy New Year

Happy New Year

We at Court Side Basketball Newspaper would like to take this opportunity to wish our readers our warmest thoughts and best wishes for 2015.  …

Vuk Radivojevic agrees with Slask Wroclaw

Vuk Radivojevic agrees with Slask Wroclaw

Polish TBL team WKS Slask Wroclaw has brought in Serbian Vuk Radivojevic (196 cm) to reinforce their backcourt for the 2014-15 season. He was a one-time member of the Serbian…

Aleksandar Marelja signs with Oostende

Aleksandar Marelja signs with Oostende

Serbian big man Aleksandar Marelja (207 cm) is leaving Mega Leks (Adriatic League and Serbian KLS) to sign with Telenet BC Oostende from Belgium. After losing the first game of…

Frank Turner joins U-Banca Transilvania Cluj

Frank Turner joins U-Banca Transilvania Cluj

Frank Turner (178 cm, Canisius’10) has been signed for the 2014-2015 season by U-Banca Transilvania Cluj (Romania-Liga Nationala). Turner last played in Belgium for Port of Antwerp Giants during the 2013-2014…

Jarrod Kenny joins Licher Basket Baeren

Jarrod Kenny joins Licher Basket Baeren

Jarrod Kenny (188 cm), pointguard of the New Zealand National Team, has signed in Germany. His new team will be Pro B team Licher Basket Baeren. It is Kenny’s first…

Alex Acker signs with ASVEL Villeurbanne

Alex Acker signs with ASVEL Villeurbanne

Alex Acker (196 cm, Pepperdine’05) is moving teams. He is slated to join ASVEL Lyon-Villeurbanne Basket from France’s ProA. He played his final game as a member of Istanbul Buyuksehir…

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