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Zeljko Sakic heads to Sofia

Zeljko Sakic heads to Sofia

Zeljko Sakic (204 cm) will be hitting the hardwood with reigning Bulgarian NBL champions Lukoil Academic Sofia during the coming campaign. The Croatian spent the 2014/2015 term playing for Bruixa…

FIBA Announces New Euro Competition

FIBA Announces New Euro Competition

FIBA announced via a press release that 56 clubs are confirmed to play in a new men’s second-tier club competition which is set to kick-off on October 28. The teams will…

Andre Collins inks with Mons-Hainaut

Andre Collins inks with Mons-Hainaut

Andre Collins (183 cm, Loyola’06) will continue his professional career this 2015/16 with Belfius Mons-Hainaut (Belgium-Scooore League). Collins is a 30-year-old American player who also holds a Bulgarian passport. He…

Alexander Vezenkov signs for Barcelona

Alexander Vezenkov signs for Barcelona

Alexander Vezenkov (206 cm) has penned a deal to play with Spanish Liga Endesa giant Barcelona (Euroleague) for the coming 2015/2016 season. The young Bulgarian will add options to the…

Kaloyan Ivanov landed by Tofas

Kaloyan Ivanov landed by Tofas

Tofas Bursa did not fare too well in Turkey’s TBL in 2014/15. In fact they finished dead last with a 8-22 record. In 2015/16 the club wants to improve on…

Pero Antic landed by Fenerbahce Ulker

Pero Antic landed by Fenerbahce Ulker

Fenerbahce Ulker Istanbul (Turkey-TBL) has landed the services of Pero Antic (211 cm) for the upcoming 2015/16 season. Antic is a 32-year-old player who has dual citizenship from the Former…

Lukoil Academic Reclaims Bulgarian NBL Title

Lukoil Academic Reclaims Bulgarian NBL Title

Pravec, Bulgaria – Lukoil Academic Sofia are the 2015 Bulgarian NBL Champions! After missing out on the title in 2014 to Levski Sofia, for the first time in 13 years,…

Willie Deane back with Krasny Oktyabr

Willie Deane back with Krasny Oktyabr

Willie Deane (188 cm, Purdue’03) is set to make his return to Russian club Krasny Oktyabr Volgograd (VTB) this 2015. Deane is 35-year-old player who has dual citizenship from the…

Filip Videnov signs with Azad

Filip Videnov signs with Azad

Filip Videnov (196 cm, Western Kentucky’03) is Asia bound this 2015 as he agrees to sign on with Azad University Tehran from Iran’s Superleague. Videnov is a Bulgarian player who…

Jimmie Hunt inks with Levski Sofia

Jimmie Hunt inks with Levski Sofia

BC Levski Sofia (Bulgaria-NBL) is strengthening its roster with the addition of veteran American guard Jimmie Hunt (187 cm, Franklin Pierce’04). It’s been a good while since the 32-year-old Hunt…

Kaloyan Ivanov heads to Trabzonspor

Kaloyan Ivanov heads to Trabzonspor

Bulgarian international player Kaloyan Ivanov (205 cm) has joined forces with Turkish club Trabzonspor Basketbol (TBL) this 2015. Ivanov has been a member of the Bulgarian national team since 2001…

Dee Brown heads to Lukoil Academic

Dee Brown heads to Lukoil Academic

Dee Brown (185 cm, Illinois’06) is leaving CSU Asesoft Ploiesti (Romania-Liga Nationala) and has agreed to join Lukoil Academic Sofia (Bulgaria-NBL). The 30-year-old guard penned with Ploiesti at the beginning…

Milos Komatina signs with Cherno More

Milos Komatina signs with Cherno More

Cherno More Port Varna (Bulgaria-NBL) is bringing in Montenegrin big man Milos Komatina (205 cm) to reinforce their roster this 2014-15. The 30-year-old forward began the season playing for KK…

Charles Thomas departs Lukoil Academic

Charles Thomas departs Lukoil Academic

Veteran journeyman Charles Thomas (203 cm, Arkansas’08) has left Bulgarian powerhouse BC Levski Sofia (NBL). The 28-year-old Thomas played six games for them during their run in the EuroChallenge and…

Bozhidar Avramov deals with JuveCaserta

Bozhidar Avramov deals with JuveCaserta

Pasta Reggia JuveCaserta (Italy, Serie A) strengthened the team roster with the addition of Bozhidar Avramov (198 cm) the club announced. The Bulgarian arrives from his home country after having…

Zarko Rakocevic signs with Rilski

Zarko Rakocevic signs with Rilski

Zarko Rakocevic (204 cm) has signed with Rilski Sportist Samokov (Bulgaria-NBL) and will join the team roster during this campaign. He began the 2014-15 season playing for Al Muharraq (Bahrain-Premier…

2014/2015 Eurochallenge, Round 5

2014/2015 Eurochallenge, Round 5

Round 5 of the 2014/2015 Eurochallenge is up and running after a busy schedule of games ushered in the fifth week of competition on Wednesday. There were twelve games played…

Eurochallenge, three through to Last 16

Eurochallenge, three through to Last 16

After a week off the Eurochallenge is back as Round 4 of the competition followed from Tsmoki-Minsk’s victory over USAK to open the round last week. There were eleven games…

Miljan Pupovic returns to Varna

Miljan Pupovic returns to Varna

Miljan Pupovic (210 cm) is returning to former club Cherno More Port Varna in the Bulgarian NBL, making the switch from fellow NBL team Levski Sofia. The Serbian player has…

Simeon Naydenov added by Cheshire Phoenix

Simeon Naydenov added by Cheshire Phoenix

Simeon Naydenov (201 cm, Louisville’04) is a new addition to the roster of the Cheshire Phoenix (United Kingdom-BBL) this 2014-15. The Phoenix currently hold the third place in the BBL…

Dejan Ivanov switches to JuveCaserta

Dejan Ivanov switches to JuveCaserta

Dejan Ivanov (205 cm) has left Enel Brindisi (Italy-SerieA), but has not gone too far, remaining in the same league and joining Pasta Reggia JuveCaserta (Italy-SerieA). Ivanov is a Bulgarian…

Cedric Simmons transfers to Enel Brindisi

Cedric Simmons transfers to Enel Brindisi

Former NBA player Cedric Simmons (206 cm, North Carolina State’06) heads to Enel Brindisi from Italian SerieA. The American player, who also holds a Bulgarian passport, was recently released by…

Cedric Simmons departs Olympiacos

Cedric Simmons departs Olympiacos

Former NBA player Cedric Simmons (206 cm, North Carolina State’06) has been released by the Greek giant Olympiacos.  The American player, who also holds a Bulgarian passport, averaged 4.5 points and…

Karron Johnson decides on Yambol

Karron Johnson decides on Yambol

Karron Johnson (203 cm, Shaw’13) has signed with Tundja Yambol in the Bulgarian NBL and will play for the team throughout the 2014/2015 season. The American played last season for…

Jared Homan inks with Eskisehir Basket

Jared Homan inks with Eskisehir Basket

Eskisehir Basket (Turkey-TBL) has landed Bulgarian-American big man Jared Homan (206 cm, Iowa State’05) for the 2014-15 season to reinforce their frontcourt. Homan spent his 2013-14 season playing for Russian…

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