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J’Nathan Bullock heads to Al Kahraba

J’Nathan Bullock heads to Al Kahraba

J’Nathan Bullock (196 cm, Cleveland State’09) is set to make his debut in Iraqi’s D1 league soon after agreeing to terms with Al Kahraba Electricity. The team is currently fifth…

Bernard Rimmer pens for Al Suleikh

Bernard Rimmer pens for Al Suleikh

Bernard Rimmer (203 cm, North Georgia State´10) has been signed by Al Suleikh (Iraq, Division 1) for the 2013/2014 season. The power forward/center is entering his fourth season as a…

Tony Davis to Al-Tadamoun

Tony Davis to Al-Tadamoun

Tony Davis (206 cm, Newberry´11) has been picked up by Al-Tadamoun of the Iraqi Division 1 for the season. The power forward/center has been on try-out in the Canadian NBL…

McEachin moves to Al Kahraba

McEachin moves to Al Kahraba

Chris McEachin (198 cm, Norfolk State´12) has joined reigning Iraq Division 1 champions Al Kahraba Electricity and will link up with the team for the new season. The American played…

Rashad Bell lands with Duhok

Rashad Bell lands with Duhok

Iraqi team Duhok (D1) has added Rashad Bell (201 cm, Boston University’05) for the 2013-14 season. Bell is an American player who also has a Hungarian passport and has spent…

Chris McEachin lands with Al Kahraba

Chris McEachin lands with Al Kahraba

Chris McEachin (198 cm, Norfolk State’12) will be playing his sophomore season as a pro in Iraq this 2013-14 season as he signs with the 2013 defending champions Al Kahraba…

Chad Gray joins Al Shurtah

Chad Gray joins Al Shurtah

Chad Gray (200 cm, Co.Carolina´11) has been picked up by Al Shurtah Police (Iraq, D1) for the coming season. The American had agreed terms with AB Contern (Luxembourg, Total League)…

Alexander McLean joins Nift Al-Janoub

Alexander McLean joins Nift Al-Janoub

Alexander McLean (203 cm, Liberty’08) is headed to Iraq’s Division I to play for Nift Al-Janoub this 2013-14 season. The 27-year-old McLean played only one game in 2012-13. It was…

Derrick Tarver heads to Al Karkh

Derrick Tarver heads to Al Karkh

Veteran of Middle East basketball Derrick Tarver (192 cm, Akron’04) will get a taste of Iraqi basketball this 2013-14 as he signs with Al Karkh. In 2011-12 he played for…

Corey Williams, new addition for Duhok

Corey Williams, new addition for Duhok

Corey Williams (191 cm, Alabama State’98) will get a shot at Iraqi basketball as he joins Duhok basketball team (D1) this 2013-14 season. The veteran Williams, who goes by the…

Harold Jamison moves to Iraq

Harold Jamison moves to Iraq

Harold Jamison (204 cm, Clemson’99) will continue his veteran career in the Middle East after penning a deal with Duhok (Iraq, D1). The hugely experienced center spent last season in…

Ronnie Taylor heads to Iraq

Ronnie Taylor heads to Iraq

Ronnie Taylor (188 cm, NC Greensboro’04) will play in Iraq after signing for Duhok (D1).  He will play only one month for Duhok and help them in the Asian Cup.…

FIBA Men U19: Serbia to meet USA in Final

FIBA Men U19: Serbia to meet USA in Final

The Finals of the FIBA Men U19 World Championships are now set and will feature the United States against Serbia on Sunday. The US qualified for the finale by pounding…

Ricardo Marsh signed by Duhok

Ricardo Marsh signed by Duhok

Ricardo Marsh (207 cm, ODU’03) has agreed to terms with D1 Iraqi team, Duhok. Marsh is said to be brought in to replace Emanuel Willis (205 cm, Houston Baptist’09). Marsh…

Travis Taylor heads to Iraq

Travis Taylor heads to Iraq

American forward Travis Taylor (206 cm, Cape Fear’05) has agreed terms with Iraqi team Nift Al-Janoub (Division 1) to play with the team until the end of this season. Interestingly…

Vladimir Mijovic signs with Duhok

Vladimir Mijovic signs with Duhok

Vladimir Mijovic (207 cm) is on his way to Iraq. He is set to play for the Duhok basketball team from Iraq’s Division 1. The Serbian Mijovic will have an…

Ricky James inks with Nift Al-Janoub

Ricky James inks with Nift Al-Janoub

American Guard Ricky James (190 cm, Trevecca Nazarene, NAIA´08) is heading to Nift Al-Janoub (Iraq, Division 1) where he will play the second half of the season. James last played…

Nigel Byam signs with Al Hilla

Nigel Byam signs with Al Hilla

Nigel Byam (201 cm, St. Francis, NY’10) is set to play for Al Hilla from Iraq’s Division 1. Byam comes from playing for Bahrain Club from Bahrain’s Premier League in…

Hiram Fuller inks with Al-Shurta

Hiram Fuller inks with Al-Shurta

Ex NBA center Hiram Fuller (206 cm, Fresno State ’03) has signed with Iraqi outfit Al-Shurta (D1) for the remainder of the season, taking the place held by fellow American…

Mychal Kearse inks deal with Al Karkh

Mychal Kearse inks deal with Al Karkh

Mychal Kearse (195 cm, Mount St. Marys’07) has agreed to terms with Al Karkh (Iraq-D1) for the rest of the season. Kearse’s last squad he suited up for was Akita…

FIBA Asia Champions Cup Finals Set

FIBA Asia Champions Cup Finals Set

The FIBA Asia Champions Cup Finals are set for Monday, Oct. 22nd in Beirut, Lebanon and it’ll be a repeat of the 2011 Finals with Al Riyadi squaring off with…

FIBA Asia Champions Cup Day Two

FIBA Asia Champions Cup Day Two

The FIBA Asia Champions Cup has moved into day three with the field of five teams quickly separating and the cream of the crop has risen to the top already…

FIBA Asia Champions Cup Set to Tip Off

FIBA Asia Champions Cup Set to Tip Off

The 23rd FIBA Asia Champions Cup begins today in Beirut, Lebanon with five squads representing four Asian sub-zones ready to tip off. Competing in the 2012 edition of the FIBA…

Antonio Webb inks deal with Duhok

Antonio Webb inks deal with Duhok

Antonio Webb (1.78m, college: Bethune-Cookman College) signed a new deal with Duhok (Iraq-D1) in time for the Asia Cup. Last season Webb played in the UBA for the Nashville Musicians…

Arabian Clubs Basketball Championship 2012 goes to Ahli Benghazi

Ahli Benghazi wins Arabian Clubs Basketball Championship 2012 with 5 participating teams. The team from Libya won all four games and clinched the title. In Day 1 Ahli Benghazi overcame…