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FIBA World Cup 2014 Day 2

FIBA World Cup 2014 Day 2

In Day 2 of the FIBA World Cup 2014 a few teams remain hot, garnering back to back wins and riding their momentum from Day 1. Seven teams are still…

FIBA World Cup 2014 Day 1

FIBA World Cup 2014 Day 1

The FIBA World Cup 2014 is underway in Spain and here is all the action from day 1. Group A 2006 World Cup champions Spain got their 2014 campaign off…

FIBA U17 World Championships recap

FIBA U17 World Championships recap

The quarter-finals of the FIBA U17 World Championships have been set as the eight teams who qualified from the round of 16 stage line up to face each other on…

Mangisto Arop goes pro with Norrkoping

Mangisto Arop goes pro with Norrkoping

The Norrkoping Dolphins from Sweden’s Basketligan are adding a new face to their roster this 2014-15 in Mangisto Arop (198 cm, Indiana State’14). He is listed as one of the…

Christian Eyenga moves to PGE Turow

Christian Eyenga moves to PGE Turow

Former NBA forward Christian Eyenga (201 cm) has agreed to terms with a new team for the 2014-15 season, PGE Turow Zgorzelec (Poland-TBL). Eyenga is from the Democratic Republic of…

Chukwudinma Odiakosa to Dordogne

Chukwudinma Odiakosa to Dordogne

Chukwudinma Odiakosa (203 cm, Illinois State´10) has decided to join Boulazac Basket Dordogne (France, ProB) and will play in the French league for the first time. Last season the Nigerian…

Moses Ehambe signs with Bremerhaven

Moses Ehambe signs with Bremerhaven

German Bundesliga team Eisbaeren Bremerhaven has agreed to terms with Moses Ehambe (198 cm, ORU’08) and will be adding him to their ranks for the 2014-15 season. Ehambe has dual…

Abdullahi Kuso goes to Iwate Big Bulls

Abdullahi Kuso goes to Iwate Big Bulls

The Iwate Big Bulls (Japan-BJ league) have landed Nigerian forward Abdullahi Kuso (206 cm, Tallahassee CC’08) for the 2014-15 season. Kuso was a former member of the Nigerian National Team…

Chinemelu Elonu returns to Tofas

Chinemelu Elonu returns to Tofas

After establishing a relationship that has spanned almost two seasons Tofas Bursa (Turkey-TBL) will be bringing back Nigerian center Chinemelu Elonu this 2014-15 season. Elonu played for them in 2012-13…

Andy Ogide inks with Union Poitiers

Andy Ogide inks with Union Poitiers

Andy Ogide (204 cm, Colorado State’11) has been picked up by Union Poitiers Basket 86 and will wear the colours of the French ProB team next season. The former Nigerian…

Romain Sato remains with Valencia

Romain Sato remains with Valencia

Valencia Basket (Spain-Liga Endesa) has opted to retain Central African player Romain Sato (194 cm, Xavier’04) for one more season and will be suiting up for them this 2014-15. Sato…

Othello Hunter inks with Olympiacos

Othello Hunter inks with Olympiacos

Othello Hunter (203 cm, Ohio State’08) has signed for Greek A1 giant Olympiacos (Euroleague) next season after wrapping this campaign with Montepaschi Siena in Italy’s Serie A. The Liberian-American has…

Andrew Wiggins is No.1 in 2014 NBA Draft

Andrew Wiggins is No.1 in 2014 NBA Draft

The Cleveland Cavaliers chose to use their first overall pick in the 2014 NBA Draft on a promising, athletic player from Canada in Andrew Wiggins (203 cm, Kansas’14). Going into…

Stephane Lasme joins Anadolu Efes

Stephane Lasme joins Anadolu Efes

Turkish club Anadolu Efes Istanbul has landed Gabonese big man Stephane Lasme (203 cm, Massachusetts’07) for the 2014-15 season. The one-time member of the Gabonese National Team in 2005 played 28 games…

Stephane Lasme parts with Panathinaikos

Stephane Lasme parts with Panathinaikos

After spending two seasons with Panathinaikos Athens (Greece-A1), Gabonese player Stephane Lasme (203 cm, Massachusetts’07) will be moving on. The one-time member of the Gabonese National Team in 2005 played…

Chinemelu Elonu back with Zaragoza

Chinemelu Elonu back with Zaragoza

Spanish Liga Endesa team CAI Zaragoza has brought back Nigerian big man Chinemelu Elonu (206 cm, Texas A&M’09) this 2014. The 27-year-old Elonu played this 2013-14 season with Tofas Bursa…

O.D. Anosike picked up by Strasbourg

O.D. Anosike picked up by Strasbourg

O.D. Anosike (203 cm, Siena’13) is set to reinforce the frontcourt of Strasbourg IG (France-ProA) as the team is in the middle of the league’s Semifinals this 2014. The 23-year-old…

Ike Diogu returns to Leones de Ponce

Ike Diogu returns to Leones de Ponce

Ike Diogu (204 cm, Arizona State’05)  will be making comeback with Puerto Rican BSN club Leones de Ponce this 2013-14. The Nigerian-American forward played for them in 2013, signing with…

Moses Ehambe signs with Guaiqueries

Moses Ehambe signs with Guaiqueries

Moses Ehambe (198 cm, ORU’08) is headed to South America to play for Guaiqueries de Margarita from Venezuela’s LPB this 2014. Ehambe has dual citizenship from the USA and the…

Michael Umeh moves to Enel Brindisi

Michael Umeh moves to Enel Brindisi

Michael Umeh (188 cm, UNLV’07) is moving to Italian Serie A team Enel Brindisi for the remainder of the 2013-14 season. The Nigerian-American player is a former member of the…

Matthew Bryan-Amaning heads to Boulogne

Matthew Bryan-Amaning heads to Boulogne

Matthew Bryan-Amaning (205 cm, Washington’11) is moving to SO Maritime Boulogne (France-ProB) for the remainder of the season. The player has dual citizenship from the United Kingdom and Ghana. He…

Jeleel Akindele signed by Gran Canaria

Jeleel Akindele signed by Gran Canaria

Spanish Liga Endesa team Herbalife Gran Canaria 2014 has added Nigerian big man Jeleel Akindele (216 cm, Chicago State’07) for the remainder of the season. Gran Canaria 2014 is currently…

2014 FIBA World Cup schedule

2014 FIBA World Cup schedule

With the 2014 FIBA World Cup approaching, the match schedule for the tournament has been announced. The eyes of the Basketball world will turn to Spain between August 30th and…

Ronald Murray switches to Moutahed

Ronald Murray switches to Moutahed

Ronald Murray (193 cm, Shaw’02) is moving to Libya to play for Division A club Al Moutahed Tripoli for the remainder of the season. The hugely experienced former NBA guard…

Dontell Jefferson chooses Al Hilal

Dontell Jefferson chooses Al Hilal

Dontell Jefferson (196 cm, Arkansas´06) will play in Africa for the first time after agreeing a deal with Al Hilal in the Libyan D1. It is the guard´s first post…

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