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FIBA announces hosts for Eurobasket 2015

FIBA announces hosts for Eurobasket 2015

After the removal of Ukraine as host nation of Eurobasket 2015 by FIBA in June, 2014, due to concerns over current geo-political tensions, eight federations officially filed bids to host…

Vladimir Micov kicked out of Serbian NT

Vladimir Micov kicked out of Serbian NT

The Serbian national team, which is already dealing with several injuries has lost another player. Coach Aleksandar Djordjevic has kicked Vladimir Micov (201 cm) off the team for disciplinary reasons.…

Bilbao Basket will not enter the Spanish ACB

Bilbao Basket will not enter the Spanish ACB

Bilbao Basket has reached a decision and announced that the club will not compete in the Spanish ACB (Liga Endesa) throughout the 2014/2015 season. The move follows a series of…

Euroleague 2014/2015 draw

Euroleague 2014/2015 draw

The stage has been set and the draw for the Euroleague 2014/2015 has been made, with another season of continental excitement in the offing. Clubs from nations the length and…

Eurochallenge 2014/2015 teams named

Eurochallenge 2014/2015 teams named

The field to play the Eurochallenge 2014/2015 has been set as FIBA Europe named the 32 teams that will participate in the continental competition next season. The structure of the…

NBA free agency 2014 begins!

NBA free agency 2014 begins!

  It’s July first and that means that NBA free agency 2014 is officially underway. Many teams are already lining up to acquire the services of some league’s top players.…

Euroleague 2014/2015 teams decided

Euroleague 2014/2015 teams decided

The wildcard entries for the 2014/2015 Euroleague have been confirmed and the full roster of clubs gaining direct entry has been locked. The Euroleague Executive Committee met in Barcelona today…

12 fewer teams to play in Eurocup 2014-15

12 fewer teams to play in Eurocup 2014-15

There will be only 36 teams in Eurocup 2014-15. That’s 12 fewer teams compared to 48 participants in the 2013-14 season. The reduction in the number of participating teams  is…

Intercontinental Cup pits Tel Aviv against Flamengo

Intercontinental Cup pits Tel Aviv against Flamengo

Maccabi Tel Aviv will have the chance to add to is international honours as the Euroleague winners will face off against Flamengo in the 2014 Intercontinental Cup. The game is…

FIBA donates to flood-stricken countries

FIBA donates to flood-stricken countries

In recent days the Balkan countries of Bosnia and Herzegovina, Serbia and Croatia have experienced terrible flooding, leaving 50 dead and half a million displaced people. Heavy rains resulted in…

Maccabi Tel Aviv wins Euroleague

Maccabi Tel Aviv wins Euroleague

The Euroleague trophy will be returning to Israel as Maccabi Electra Tel Aviv capped a wonderful Final Four weekend with one of the most memorable Euroleague Final wins in history.…

2015 Euroleague Final Four heads to Madrid

2015 Euroleague Final Four heads to Madrid

Spanish capital Madrid has been named as the host city for the 2015 Euroleague Final Four, to be held between May 15 and 17 2015. The showpiece event of the…

Milwaukee Bucks sale approved by NBA

Milwaukee Bucks sale approved by NBA

The Milwaukee Bucks will be given a new lease of life after the NBA’s Board of Governers unanimously voted for the sale of the franchise to go ahead. Bucks owner…

Euroleague teams of the year

Euroleague teams of the year

With the Euroleague Final Four ready to get underway in Milan next week, the organization has announced the First and Second Team for the season. Comprised of the best players…

Levski Sofia to join Adriatic League in 2015

Levski Sofia to join Adriatic League in 2015

Belgrade – An announcement was made before the Adriatic League Finals game between KK Cibona Zagreb and KK Cedevita Zagreb. Bulgarian team BC Levski Sofia will be joining the ABA…

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…

Turkey – Restrictions lifted on foreign players

Turkey – Restrictions lifted on foreign players

Turkey – The Turkish Basketball Federation is opening up its rules on the number of foreign players allowed on teams in the TBL and how they are utilized. The number…

Red Star sets European attendance record

Red Star sets European attendance record

Kombank Arena saw a deluge of red and white as 24,232 fans poured in on Wednesday to watch  Crvena Zvezda (Red Star) Telekom Beograd duel Budivelnik Kiev in Eurocup action.…

BC Donetsk withdraws from VTB League

BC Donetsk withdraws from VTB League

Ukrainian team BC Donetsk has officially withdrawn from the VTB United League. The VTB United League is a regional league participated in mostly by former Soviet Union teams. Team management…

Allen Iverson’s jersey retired by Sixers

Allen Iverson’s jersey retired by Sixers

The Philadelphia 76ers have retired Allen Iverson’s N0. 3 jersey during halftime in their game against the Washington Wizards on Saturday. His banner was raised between Maurice Cheeks’ No.10 and…

Robert Sacre stays in game despite sixth foul

Robert Sacre stays in game despite sixth foul

In the Los Angeles Lakers’ game versus the Cleveland Cavaliers last night the Laker roster was so depleted due to injuries and players fouling out that when Robert Sacre (213…

2014 Basketball World Cup groups set

2014 Basketball World Cup groups set

FIBA has announced the groupings for the 2014 Basketball World Cup which will be held in Spain this coming August. Madrid, Spain will be the primary venue with games also…

FIBA selects wildcards for 2014 World Cup

FIBA selects wildcards for 2014 World Cup

The four wildcards for the 2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup have been named by FIBA´s Central Board after a meeting in host nation Spain. The teams chosen to be wildcards…

$1 billion prize for perfect NCAA bracket

$1 billion prize for perfect NCAA bracket

A staggering $1 billion prize has been offered for the correct prediction for the outcome of every game in the NCAA´s tournament. Of course actually doing that is no mean…

Euroleague GMs weigh in on mid-season

Euroleague GMs weigh in on mid-season

The general managers of the 24 teams participating the Turkish Airlines Euroleague answered a survey and have weighed on some of the mid-season’s bests. As far as predictions go, 95.83%…

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