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Jonathan Gibson transfers to Petrochimi

Jonathan Gibson transfers to Petrochimi

Jonathan Gibson (188 cm, New Mexico State’10) is moving to the Iranian Superleague to play for Petrochimi Bandar Imam Harbor. Gibson will be tasked to take the reigns of the…

Anthony Grundy moves to Azad

Anthony Grundy moves to Azad

Anthony Grundy (189 cm, North Carolina State’02) will continue his professional career with Azad University Tehran from Iran’s Superleague this 2013-14. The veteran guard is no stranger to Iran’s Superleague.…

Dan Gadzuric to play for Petrochimi

Dan Gadzuric to play for Petrochimi

Former NBA big man Dan Gadzuric (211 cm, UCLA’02) will be getting a taste of Asian hoops as he signs with Petrochimi Bandar Imam Harbor (Iran-Superleague) this 2013-14 season. The…

Sean Williams moves to Petrochimi

Sean Williams moves to Petrochimi

Former NBA forward Sean Williams (208 cm, Boston College’07) will be taking his talents to Iran after agreeing to terms with Petrochimi Bandar Imam Harbor.  Petrochimi is currently sitting on…

Luka Petkovic heads to Afra Fars

Luka Petkovic heads to Afra Fars

Afra Khalij Fars from Iran’s Superleague has recently added Croatian guard Luka Petkovic (190 cm) to reinforce their backcourt. The 25-year-old Petkovic is making the move from GKK Sibenik from…

Lasha Parghalava joins Esteghlal Qeshm

Lasha Parghalava joins Esteghlal Qeshm

Georgian player Lasha Parghalava (191 cm, Montana State-Billin’10) is headed to Asia to play in Iran’s Superleague for Esteghlal Qeshm. Lasha is a former member of the Georgian National Team…

Mile Ilic teams up with Mahram

Mile Ilic teams up with Mahram

Mile Ilic (215 cm) will bring his vast experience to the Iranian Superleague after agreeing to join Mahram for the 2013/2014 season. The Serbian is extremely well travelled having played…

Hamed Haddadi to play for Sichuan

Hamed Haddadi to play for Sichuan

Former NBA center Hamed Haddadi (218 cm) has been added by the Sichuan Blue Whales, a newcomer to China’s CBA this 2013-14 season. The Iranian big man has been a…

Bahrami to play for China’s Fujian QB

Bahrami to play for China’s Fujian QB

China’s Fujian Quanzhou Bank (CBA) has recently added Iranian Mohammad Samad Nikkhah Bahrami for the 2013-14 season. Bahrami is a 10-year veteran with the Iranian National Team and was recently…

Josh Asselin heads to Foolad Mahan

Josh Asselin heads to Foolad Mahan

Josh Asselin (210 cm, Michigan’01) is headed to Iran this 2013-14 season to play for Foolad Mahan Esfahan. Asselin is an international basketball player who has both American and Dominican…

Dewarick Spencer joins Petrochimi

Dewarick Spencer joins Petrochimi

Dewarick Spencer (193 cm, Arkansas State’05) will continue his varied career in Iran after signing for Superleague champions Petrochimi Bandar Imam Harbour. The experienced guard last played for Al Riyadi…

FIBA Asia: Iran downs hosts for title, qualify for Cup

FIBA Asia: Iran downs hosts for title, qualify for Cup

Iran, the Philippines, and South Korea have booked spots in the 2014 FIBA World Cup after finishing as the top three teams in the FIBA Asia Championship for Men. Iran…

FIBA Asia Quarterfinals match-ups are set

FIBA Asia Quarterfinals match-ups are set

The FIBA Asia quarterfinals match-ups are set. The results from the first two rounds of the tournament no longer matter. They were all about getting teams to this point and…

FIBA Asia: Final day of R2 to determine QFs

FIBA Asia: Final day of R2 to determine QFs

As the penultimate day of Round 2 in the FIBA Asia Championships wrapped up on Tuesday, the final spots in the quarterfinals were set to be determined on the final…

Sani Becirovic signs with Foolad Mahan

Sani Becirovic signs with Foolad Mahan

Italian-Slovenian player, Sani Becirovic (196 cm) is on his way to play in Iran this 2013-14 season. He has been signed by Foolad Mahan Esfahan from Iran’s Superleague. The Slovenian-born…

FIBA Asia: China gets much needed win

FIBA Asia: China gets much needed win

Group F China vs. Kazakhstan, 73:67 In the second stage of the ongoing men’s FIBA Asia Championship being held in Manila, Philippines; the Chinese National Team was able to bounce…

FIBA Asia: Iran and Taiwan still unbeaten

FIBA Asia: Iran and Taiwan still unbeaten

The preliminary rounds of the FIBA Asia Championships are now over. After three days of action only four teams remain undefeated and they are Iran, Taiwan, Kazakhstan and Qatar. While…

South Korea stuns China in FIBA Asia 2013

South Korea stuns China in FIBA Asia 2013

Group C South Korea vs. China, 63:54 It wasn’t the outcome that the heavily favored Chinese National Team expected for their first encounter in the “Group of Death” (Group C),…

China and Iran favorites to win FIBA Asia

China and Iran favorites to win FIBA Asia

The Men’s FIBA Asia Championships are set to kick off tomorrow. The tournament will be held in Manila, Philippines from August 1-11. China and Iran have won the last seven…

FIBA-Asia contenders Iran win Jones Cup

FIBA-Asia contenders Iran win Jones Cup

The FIBA Asia Championships are set to take place in Manila, Philippines from August 1-11, 2013. Teams are doing their “fine tuning” as they get ready for the big tournament.…

FIBA Men U19: United States takes World title

FIBA Men U19: United States takes World title

The FIBA Men U19 World Championships concluded Sunday with the United States running the table during the competition winning all nine games they played, finishing with an 82:68 win over…

FIBA Men U19: USA slips past Serbia, QFs set

FIBA Men U19: USA slips past Serbia, QFs set

The contingent from the United States playing in the FIBA Men U19 World Championships entered Game 6 of the qualifying rounds with a perfect 5-0 record along with their opponent…

FIBA Men U19: Six clubs grab spots in QFs

FIBA Men U19: Six clubs grab spots in QFs

Day 6 of the FIBA Men U19 World Championships resulted in six teams clinching spots in the quarterfinals, with three teams still undefeated after Croatia took a 91:90 barnburner from…

FIBA Men U19: Four remain unblemished

FIBA Men U19: Four remain unblemished

After four games in the FIBA Men U19 World Championships, four clubs remain unbeaten, as Lithuania, Serbia, Spain and the United States have set aside all challengers thus far. The…

FIBA Men’s U19 Worlds advance to next round

FIBA Men’s U19 Worlds advance to next round

The FIBA Men’s U19 World Championships finished the Preliminary Round on Saturday in Prague, Czech Republic, setting up the 12 clubs that will move on to the Eight-Final Round. In…

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