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U19 World Championships, groups decided

U19 World Championships, groups decided

The group phase of the 2015 U19 World Championships has come to a close and the nations holding berths to the next round have been decided. There are few surprises…

Jackson Vroman Found Dead at L.A. Home

Jackson Vroman Found Dead at L.A. Home

Former international player Jackson Vroman (208 cm, Iowa State’04) was found dead at his Los Angeles home on Monday. He was 34. The cause of his death was not available,…

2015 FIBA U19, Day 2 recap

2015 FIBA U19, Day 2 recap

Day 2 of the 2015 FIBA U19 World Championship saw some of the tournament favourites consolidate their positions in the group stages. However, it was yet another day of enthralling…

Kristaps Porzingis Drafted by The Knicks

Kristaps Porzingis Drafted by The Knicks

The 2015 NBA Draft is now in the books and there were more than a few surprises. Some pleasant, some not as much. Firstly, despite the cross-team communication that was…

Ryan Richards inks with Guangxi Rhinos

Ryan Richards inks with Guangxi Rhinos

The Guangxi Rhinos (China-NBL) have acquired the services of British international player Ryan Richards (212 cm) for the coming 2015/16 season. The big man is coming off 12-game run with…

Brian Cook added by Chiba Jets

Brian Cook added by Chiba Jets

The Chiba Jets, from Japan’s NBL, have decided to bring in veteran NBA forward Brian Cook (208 cm, Illinois’03) this coming 2015/16 season. After his release from the Detroit Pistons…

Lebanon wins WABA Championship

Lebanon wins WABA Championship

Lebanon claimed victory in the WABA Championship with a closely fought win over Palestine, managing an 88-79 score line to life the coveted trophy. It was the country’s fourth gold…

Amu Saaka returns to Al Gharafa

Amu Saaka returns to Al Gharafa

Ghanian-American player Amu Saaka (198 cm, Furman’11) is set to make his comeback to Al Gharafa Doha (Qatar-D1) this 2015-16 season. The 27-year-old Saaka previously played for Al Gharafa in…

Anthony Raffa pens with Al Sadd

Anthony Raffa pens with Al Sadd

Al Sadd Sports Club Doha (Qatar-D1) has landed the services of Anthony Raffa (185 cm, Coastal Carolina’13) for the 2015/16 season. Raffa is a 25-year-old American player who also holds…

Dar Tucker now with Al Manama

Dar Tucker now with Al Manama

Dar Tucker (193 cm, De Paul’09) has agreed to terms with Al Manama (Bahrain-Premier League) and will be a fresh addition to their roster this 2015. Tucker is coming from…

Sam Young newcomer to Al Ahli

Sam Young newcomer to Al Ahli

Sam Young (198 cm, Pittsburgh’09) has agreed to terms with Al Ahli Dubai (United Arab Emirates-D1) and will be joining the team this 2015. Young is coming off a five-game…

Tiny Gallon agrees with Henan

Tiny Gallon agrees with Henan

Tiny Gallon (206 cm, Oklahoma’10) has agreed to terms with Chinese club Henan Shedianlaojiu (NBL) and will be playing for them next season. Gallon spent the 2014/15 season playing in…

Jarrid Famous pens with Globalport

Jarrid Famous pens with Globalport

Jarrid Famous (209 cm, South Florida’11) has agreed to terms with Globalport Batang Pier (Philippines-PBA) to be the team’s new import this 2015. Famous is a 26-year-old American player who…

Stephon Marbury stays with Beijing Ducks

Stephon Marbury stays with Beijing Ducks

Stephon Marbury (188 cm, Georgia Tech’96) has agreed to terms on a contract extension with the Shougang Beijing Ducks (China-CBA). He will remain with them for two more seasons. The…

Randolph Morris stays with Beijing Ducks

Randolph Morris stays with Beijing Ducks

Randolph Morris (211 cm, Kentucky’07) has been an important cog for the Shougang Beijing Ducks (China-CBA) in recent seasons and the club has decided to lock him in to a…

Seiya Ando picked up by Meralco Bolts

Seiya Ando picked up by Meralco Bolts

Seiya Ando (184 cm) is the new import for the Meralco Bolts (Philippines-PBA) for the ongoing Governor’s Cup this 2015. The Japanese national failed to carry his new team to…

Steve Thomas joins Globalport

Steve Thomas joins Globalport

Steve Thomas (204 cm, Middle Tennessee State’05) is the new import of Globalport Batang Pier (Philippines-PBA), replacing Patrick O’Bryant. Thomas is no stranger to Asian hoops. Prior to landing this…

Patrick O’Bryant released by Globalport

Patrick O’Bryant released by Globalport

Former NBA big man Patrick O’Bryant (213 cm, Bradley’06) has been let go by Globalport Batang Pier (Philippines-PBA) this 2015. Patrick is an American player who is also a citizen…

Primoz Brezec agrees with Al Kuwait

Primoz Brezec agrees with Al Kuwait

Al Kuwait SC (Kuwait-D1) has landed the services of Slovenian big man Primoz Brezec (216 cm) this 2015. He is coming off a brief stint playing for Petrolina AEK Larnaca…

Kwame Alexander joins NLEX Road Warriors

Kwame Alexander joins NLEX Road Warriors

Kwame Alexander (201 cm, CS San Bernandino’13) has been selected by the NLEX Road Warriors (Philippines-PBA) to be their new import this 2015. He has already made his debut for…

Alvin Mofunanya to Jeddah

Alvin Mofunanya to Jeddah

Al Ittihad Jeddah (Saudi Arabia, Premier League) announced the signing of Alvin Mofunanya (203 cm, Fair Dickinson’10) to see out the season. The America-Nigerian is coming to the club after…

Tracy Robinson pens with Al Hasa

Tracy Robinson pens with Al Hasa

Tracy Robinson (201 cm, Loyola Illinois’08) has linked up with Saudi Arabian Premier League outfit Al Fateh Al Hasa for the remainder of the season. The experienced forward is familiar…

Jermaine Beal inks with Al Ittihad

Jermaine Beal inks with Al Ittihad

Jermaine Beal (191 cm, Vanderbilt’10) is taking his talents to Saudi Arabia’s Premier League after agreeing to terms with Al Ittihad Jeddah this 2015. Beal spent the last two seasons…

Orlando Johnson joins Barangay Ginebra

Orlando Johnson joins Barangay Ginebra

Orlando Johnson (196 cm, UCSB’12) has been added to the roster of the Barangay Ginebra San Miguel Kings (Philippines-PBA) this 2015. Johnson began the 2014/15 season playing for Spanish Liga…

Hamady N’Diaye picked up by Kia Sorento

Hamady N’Diaye picked up by Kia Sorento

Kia Sorento (Philippines-PBA) has signed 28-year-old Senegalese big man Hamady N’Diaye to be their import this 2015. This 2014/15 Hamady played briefly for United Byblos Amchit from Lebanon’s Division A.…

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