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Ray Willis added by Kauhajoki

Ray Willis added by Kauhajoki

Ray Willis (198 cm, North Carolina Central’13) will continue his professional career with Karhu Kauhajoki (Finland-Korisliiga) this season. Willis began 2013-14 with BC Prievidza from Slovakia’s Extraliga, but was with…

Renado Parker moves to Salon Vilpas

Renado Parker moves to Salon Vilpas

Renado Parker (198 cm, Portland State’13) is moving up in the world of Finnish hoops as he joins the Salon Vilpas Vikings (Finland-Korisliiga). Parker is jumping up from Finland’s 1st…

Justin Baker switches to Kauhajoki

Justin Baker switches to Kauhajoki

Justin Baker (203 cm, Utah Valley´11) has linked with Finnish Korisliiga outfit Karhu Kauhajoki and will play for the team during the remainder of the season. The 25-year old has…

Marcus Kitts added by Lapua

Marcus Kitts added by Lapua

Marcus Kitts (205 cm, William & Mary’11) has been added by Lapuan Korikobrat from Finland’s Korisliiga this 2013-14. The big man began the season playing in France’s NM1 league for…

Lamont Mack now with Korihait

Lamont Mack now with Korihait

Lamont Mack (201 cm, Charlotte’09) has signed with UU-Koriahait Uusikaupunki from Finland’s Korisliiga for the 2013-14 season. Lamont has already logged his first game for his new team and managed…

Aubery Coleman switches to Loimaa

Aubery Coleman switches to Loimaa

Aubrey Coleman (193 cm, Houston’10) will play in Finland this season after signing a deal with reigning Korisliiga champions Nilan Bisons Loimaa. The guard has already played for Cimberio Varese…

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…

Finland NT wins 2013 Team of the Year

Finland NT wins 2013 Team of the Year

Finland – The Finnish National Basketball Team has been awarded the 2013 Best Team award during the 7th Annual Finnish Sports Gala. The team is coming off an impressive run during…

Cliff Colimon picked up by Kouvot

Cliff Colimon picked up by Kouvot

Cliff Colimon (182 cm, Eastern Washinton’12) is set to continue his professional career in Finland’s Korisliiga after agreeing to terms with Kouvot Kouvola. He began the 2013-14 season playing in…

Jesse Perry moves to Lapua

Jesse Perry moves to Lapua

Jesse Perry (200 cm, Arizona’12) is moving to Finland’s Korisliiga to play for Lapuan Korikobrat for the remainder of the 2013-14 season. Lapua is in dire straits at the moment,…

John Williamson joins Nilan Bisons

John Williamson joins Nilan Bisons

John Williamson (200 cm, Cincinnati’07) has been picked up by the Nilan Bisons Loimaa from Finland’s Korisliiga and the Eurocup. The Nilan Bisons are currently 2-2 in Group H of…

Jerrah Young back to Porvoo

Jerrah Young back to Porvoo

Jerrah Young (203 cm, Toledo´08) is returning for his fourth stint with Porvoon Tarmo of the Finland 1st Division. The American has played for the club several times over the…

Shawn Atupem returns to Vilpas

Shawn Atupem returns to Vilpas

Salon Vilpas Vikings (Finland, Korisliiga) have announced the signing of Shawn Atupem (200 cm, Mt. Saint Mary´s University´11) for the season. The forward is arriving as a replacement for James…

Ryan Ayers new addition for KTP Basket

Ryan Ayers new addition for KTP Basket

Ryan Ayers (201 cm, Notre Dame’09) will be returning to Finland this 2013-14 after being picked up by KTP Basket Kotka (Korisliiga). Ayers signed a two-month deal with French ProA…

Robinson pens deal with Loimaa

Robinson pens deal with Loimaa

Frank Robinson (193 cm, CS Fullerton´08) has penned a deal that will take him to Finland to play for Nilan Bisons Loimaa (Korisliiga). The 29-year old was very busy last…

Brandon McKnight inks with LrNMKY

Brandon McKnight inks with LrNMKY

Brandon McKnight (188 cm, Purdue’05) is headed to Finland this 2013-14 as he is set to play for Korisliiga’s Lappeenranta NMKY. McKnight began the 2012-13 season, signing with the White…

Shawn Huff links up with Ludwigsburg

Shawn Huff links up with Ludwigsburg

Neckar Riesen Ludwigsburg of the German BBL (Bundesliga) has brought in experienced American Shawn Huff (198 cm, Valparaiso´08) for the coming season. The power forward spent last season in Italy…

Storm Warren opts for Namika Lahti

Storm Warren opts for Namika Lahti

Storm Warren (200 cm, LSU’12) will be playing in Finland’s Korisliiga this 2013-14. He is joining Namika Lahti, as a replacement for Billy White. The 24-year-old former Tiger began his…

EuroBasket 2013: Spain, Slovenia fall, QFs set

EuroBasket 2013: Spain, Slovenia fall, QFs set

Round 2 of EuroBasket 2013 is now complete and the quarterfinals are set, but not before some last minute drama as Finland upset host club Slovenia by 16, Italy put…

EuroBasket 2013: Slovenia, Croatia grab seats in QFs

EuroBasket 2013: Slovenia, Croatia grab seats in QFs

With one day remaining in Round 2 of EuroBasket 2013, five of eight spots in the quarterfinals are now firm. On Friday, Lithuania, France and Serbia picked up their advancement…

EuroBasket 2013: Day 1 of Round 2 full of upsets

EuroBasket 2013: Day 1 of Round 2 full of upsets

EuroBasket 2013 has put it’s first full day of the Round 2 in the books and to say it was an interesting day would be a gross understatement. With the…

EuroBasket 2013: Round 2 set to tip off Wednesday

EuroBasket 2013: Round 2 set to tip off Wednesday

Wednesday will mark the opening contests of Round 2 of EuroBasket 2013, with the top three teams coming out of each of the four groups that competed in Round 1…

EuroBasket 2013: Round 2 advancement papers given

EuroBasket 2013: Round 2 advancement papers given

Round 1 of EuroBasket 2013 is complete and the clubs moving on to Round 2 have been determined. Groups C and D were cut and dry with three top teams…

EuroBasket 2013: OTs, Upsets, Italy stands alone

EuroBasket 2013: OTs, Upsets, Italy stands alone

Coming into Day 4 of the EuroBasket 2013 competition, there were four undefeated teams. As the dust settled on Ljubljana, Jesenice, Celje, and Koper, Slovenia Sunday, the only club that…

EuroBasket 2013: Day 3 complete, four unbeaten

EuroBasket 2013: Day 3 complete, four unbeaten

With Day 3 of EuroBasket 2013, the playoff picture is starting to unfold with only four clubs now undefeated, four without wins and eight that sit with 1-2 records. As…

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