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Tyco Rapla Opens Baltic League with OT win

Tyco Rapla Opens Baltic League with OT win

It was an all-Estonian affair as the Baltic League tipped off for the 2014-15 season. Four teams from Estonia, coming from Groups B and C took to the floor to…

Lokomotiv Kuban routs Kalev/Cramo by 63!

Lokomotiv Kuban routs Kalev/Cramo by 63!

Of the three games on tap to close out Round 1 of the VTB United League, the 114-51 dominant win by Lokomotiv Kuban (Russia) over BC Kalev/Cramo Tallinn (Estonia) was…

2014/2015 season starts across Europe

2014/2015 season starts across Europe

The trickle of leagues starting for the 2014/2015 season is turning into a torrent this weekend as numerous other leagues get underway. On Saturday and Sunday the following leagues will…

Renato Lindmets new addition to KK Parnu

Renato Lindmets new addition to KK Parnu

Renato Lindmets (200 cm, Westfield State’08) is switching over to KK Parnu (Estonia-Alexela KML) for the upcoming 2014-15 season. Lindmets has dual citizenship from Estonia and the USA. In 2013-14…

E.J. Singler signed by Kalev/Cramo

E.J. Singler signed by Kalev/Cramo

E.J. Singler (198 cm, Oregon’13) is headed to Europe to play for BC Kalev/Cramo Tallinn (Estonia-Alexela KML) this 2014-15 season. Singler played in the NBA D-League in the 2013-14 season…

Scott Machado signs with Kalev/Cramo

Scott Machado signs with Kalev/Cramo

BC Kalev/Cramo Tallinn (Estonia-Alexela KML) will be getting a boost to their backcourt depth this season with the signing of Scott Machado (188 cm, Iona’12). The 24-year-old Machado is a…

Kalev/Cramo wins 2014 Estonian Championship

Kalev/Cramo wins 2014 Estonian Championship

BC Kalev/Cramo has won the 2013-14 Estonian league championship after a 4-0 sweep of their Finals series against Tartu Ulikool/Rock. The fourth game came down to a decisive 83-72 win…

Eurochallenge quarter final stage begins

Eurochallenge quarter final stage begins

The Eurochallenge quarter-final stage is underway as four games took place on Tuesday evening. The round opened with plenty of drama on the court as the teams vie for a…

Eurocup Eighthfinals Round 1

Eurocup Eighthfinals Round 1

The Eurocup Eighthfinals are underway as Round 1 of the first knockout stage of the competition was completed on Wednesday evening. There were six clashes in cities around Europe following…

Eurochallenge: Round 2 recap

Eurochallenge: Round 2 recap

Round 2 of the Eurochallenge Second Stage is almost complete after seven games were held around Europe on Tuesday night. We will turn our attention to Round 3 after Bakken…

Attendance and revenue: Top NE European teams

Attendance and revenue: Top NE European teams

Attendance and revenue: Top 20 North Eastern European teams Revenue from ticket sales is not the primary source of income of sports organizations. Especially when it is compared to sponsorship…

Julian Allen heads to Tallinna Kalev

Julian Allen heads to Tallinna Kalev

Julian Allen (193 cm, Georgia South’09) will get his first crack at European hoops soon as he joins Estonian team Tallinna Kalev this 2013-14. The 26-year-old Allen spent majority of…

Jonathan Dupre moves to Valga

Jonathan Dupre moves to Valga

Jonathan Dupre (203 cm, Pepperdine´11) will play for Valga/Maks&Moorits (Estonia, Alexela KML and Baltic League) this season. The forward was ready to sign for Krasny Volgograd but the plans changed…

EuroBasket 2015: Estonia makes plans for Ukraine trip

EuroBasket 2015: Estonia makes plans for Ukraine trip

In front of a home crowd of an estimated 7,500, Estonia used a huge first quarter to put away challenger Bulgaria in the second game of a home and away…

EuroBasket 2015: Bulgaria takes G1 over Estonia

EuroBasket 2015: Bulgaria takes G1 over Estonia

On the strength of an 18:0 run in the third quarter, host club Bulgaria took the first leg of a two-game series with Estonia, 58:55, in a contest that will…

EuroBasket 2015: Bulgaria and Estonia reach finals

EuroBasket 2015: Bulgaria and Estonia reach finals

The finals of the first EuroBasket 2015 Qualifier are now set after the semifinal matches played on Saturday. In Estonia, the hosts overcame a six-point deficit from the first game…

EuroBasket 2015: Bulgaria, Belarus take early leads

EuroBasket 2015: Bulgaria, Belarus take early leads

The two home clubs in the semifinal round of the EuroBasket 2015 Qualifier Tournament took care of business in front of their respective home crowds by picking up wins in…

EuroBasket 2015: Bulgaria qualifies for semifinals

EuroBasket 2015: Bulgaria qualifies for semifinals

After a huge third quarter and then fighting off a last minute comeback, Bulgaria grabbed the first seat in the semifinals of the EuroBasket 2015 Qualifier with an 81:79 Group…

Vincent Simpson signs with Tartu Ulikool

Vincent Simpson signs with Tartu Ulikool

Vincent Simpson (185 cm, Hampton’09) is the newly added import of Tartu Ulikool/Rock from Estonia this 2013-14 season. In 2012-13 he played in Hungary’s A Division for MJUS-Fortress Kormend. Simpson…

Vlad Moldoveanu joins BC Kalev/Cramo

Vlad Moldoveanu joins BC Kalev/Cramo

Vlad Moldoveanu (209 cm, American’11) is a new addition to the roster of Estonian club BC Kalev/Cramo Tallinn this 2013-14 season. Moldoveanu, a Romanian, was a member of the Romanian…

EuroBasket 2015: 1st qualifier tips off Thursday

EuroBasket 2015: 1st qualifier tips off Thursday

With EuroBasket 2013 set to tip off in just over 34 days, 13 clubs that are not participating in this year’s event are set to begin their quest for inclusion…

FIBA Men U18: Division B semis are set

FIBA Men U18: Division B semis are set

Division B  Montenegro vs. F.Y.R. Macedonia, July 27 The Montenegrin U18 National Team snuck passed Israel in a 63:60 victory to claim the last slot in the Division B semis.…

FIBA Men U20: Final day to determine R2

FIBA Men U20: Final day to determine R2

As the final day of the first round of competition in the FIBA Men U20 European Championship tips off, there are numerous spots remaining to be secured in the second…

FIBA Men U20: Croatia holds off Ukraine rally

FIBA Men U20: Croatia holds off Ukraine rally

In one of two FIBA Men U20 European Championship games that required an extra five on Wednesday, the Ukrainians took a mere three minutes to erase the 16-point deficit the…

Men U20 European Championships open in Estonia

Men U20 European Championships open in Estonia

Fans of the Men U20 European Championships were treated to just about every type of contest on the opening day of the 2013 tournament with come-from-behind wins, blowouts, upsets, and…

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