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Jay Threatt signed by BC Nokia

Jay Threatt signed by BC Nokia

Jay Threatt (180 cm, Delaware State’12) is headed to Finland to play for BC Nokia (Korisliiga) this 2014-15 season. The 25-year-old guard spent his 2013-14 season playing for MLP Academics…

Van Oostrum heads to Kouvola

Van Oostrum heads to Kouvola

Devon Van Oostrum (190 cm) has found a new club and will play for Kouvot Kouvola in the Finnish Korisliiga during this season. The Dutch-British player has recently left Cedevita…

Trae Golden goes pro with Lapua

Trae Golden goes pro with Lapua

Lapuan Korikobrat of the Finish Korisliiga are strengthening their roster this 2014-15 season with the addition of rookie Trae Golden (188 cm, Georgia Tech ’14). Lapuan is looking to improve…

Anthony Hilliard added by Nilan Bisons

Anthony Hilliard added by Nilan Bisons

Nilan Bisons Loimaa (Finland-Korisliiga) enticed Anthony Hilliard (193 cm, Elizabeth City’09) to Finland for the first time to wear the club jersey through the 2014/2015 season. The 28-year old American…

Cory Johnson to Kotka

Cory Johnson to Kotka

Cory Johnson (200 cm, Valparaiso’11) is returning to Finland and this time will play for KTP Basket Kotka in the Korisliiga. The forward has played in this league before, wearing…

Jermel Kennedy moves to Porvoon

Jermel Kennedy moves to Porvoon

Jermel Kennedy (201 cm, Lander’12) has decided to link up with Porvoon Tarmo of the Finnish Division 1 this season. The power forward has been training with AB Contern in…

Justin Stommes to Helsinki Seagulls

Justin Stommes to Helsinki Seagulls

Justin Stommes (200 cm, Eastern Kentucky’11) has agreed to terms with Finnish Korisliiga team Helsinki Seagulls and will play for them this 2014/15. The 25-year-old Stommes spent the 2013/14 season…

Daniel Bailey back with BC Nokia

Daniel Bailey back with BC Nokia

Daniel Bailey (196 cm, Queens College’12) has decided to return to BC Nokia (Finland-Korisliiga) this 2014/15. He was originally supposed to head to the Far East to play for the…

Baltic League Round 2 Action

Baltic League Round 2 Action

14 teams took to the hardcourt last night to play out Round 2 of the 2014/15 Baltic League regular season. Fans from around the region were treated to some exciting…

Rickey Young pens with BC Jyvaskyla

Rickey Young pens with BC Jyvaskyla

Rickey Young (205 cm, West Virginia Tech’11) has signed a deal to play for BC Jyvaskyla from Finland’s Korisliiga this 2014/15. This return to Europe gives Young an opportunity to…

Finland Korisliiga, Honka and Kouvot win

Finland Korisliiga, Honka and Kouvot win

The Finland Korisliiga entered its fourth round of the 2014/2015 season on Friday with two contests, with a further two games happening on Saturday (October 11th). The day’s action saw…

Kevin Parrom newcomer to Pyrinto

Kevin Parrom newcomer to Pyrinto

Kevin Parrom (198 cm, Arizona’13) will give his international playing career another go this 2014-15 season as he heads to Finland to join Pyrinto Tampere (Korisliiga). His first foray overseas…

Tom Knight transfers to Kataja

Tom Knight transfers to Kataja

Tom Knight (208 cm, Notre Dame ‘14) transfers to Kataja (Finland-Korisliiga) from the Durham Wildcats (United Kingdom, BBL), where he averaged 16.5 ppg and 9.5 rpg in two games. Tom Knight…

Finnish Korisliiga opens with five games

Finnish Korisliiga opens with five games

The Finnish Korisliiga is underway for the 2014/2015 campaign with five games tipping off the season on Wednesday. Eleven teams make up the top flight of Basketball in Finland so…

Kenneth Simms pens with KTP Basket

Kenneth Simms pens with KTP Basket

Kenneth Simms (205 cm, Cumberland’09) is set to play in Finland’s Korisliiga this 2014-15 season after signing a deal to play for KTP Basket Kotka. He was originally prepared to…

Damon Williams extends with Tampere

Damon Williams extends with Tampere

Veteran front courter Damon Williams (201 cm, Colorado State Pueblo’98) is staying with Finnish Korisliiga club Pyrinto Tampere (Baltic League) for another season. The forward is extending his contract for…

Ken Horton signed by Kataja Basket

Ken Horton signed by Kataja Basket

Ken Horton (199 cm, Central Connecticut State’12) has been signed by Joesuun Kataja Basket from Finland’s Korisliiga for the 2014-15 season. He played for the Huracanes de Tampico (Mexico-LNBP) in…

David Gonzalvez pens with Namika Lahti

David Gonzalvez pens with Namika Lahti

David Gonzalvez (193 cm, Richmond’10) is a new addition to the roster of Namika Lahti (Finland-Korisliiga) this 2014-15 season. The 26-year-old player suited up for SPM Shoeters Den Bosch (Netherlands-Eredivisie)…

FIBA U16 Euros gather pace: day 3

FIBA U16 Euros gather pace: day 3

Day 3 of the FIBA U16 Euros tournament threw up a few key clashes among the four groups as the nations jostled for position with one eye turning to the…

FIBA U16 European Championships day 2

FIBA U16 European Championships day 2

Game 2 of the FIBA U16 European Championships has helped to put the competing nations in their places and helped the groups take shape. There was plenty of excitement through…

U16 European Championships day 1

U16 European Championships day 1

The U16 European Championships are underway in Latvia and there was plenty of action across the groups on day 1, with reigning champs Spain getting their title defence off to…

Samuel Haanpaa added by Boras

Samuel Haanpaa added by Boras

Boras Basket from Sweden’s Basketligan has added Samuel Haanpaa (203 cm) to their roster for the upcoming 2014-15 season. Samuel is a 27-year-old Finnish player who has been a member…

Travis Nelson now with Nilan Bisons

Travis Nelson now with Nilan Bisons

Travis Nelson (208 cm, Minnesota State-Mankato’10) has been picked up by the Nilan Bisons Loimaa (Finland-Korisliiga) for the 2014-15 season. The American big man played the last two seasons for…

Jason Conley now with Kouvot

Jason Conley now with Kouvot

Jason Conley (196 cm, Missouri’05) will be making his return to the Finnish Korisliiga this 2014-15 after signing a deal with Kouvot Kouvola. In 2013-14 the 33-year-old guard played for…

Shawn Huff extends with Ludwigsburg

Shawn Huff extends with Ludwigsburg

German Bundesliga team MHP Riesen Ludwigsburg has decided to keep Finnish import Shawn Huff (198 cm, Valparaiso’08) for two more seasons and signed the player to a two-year contract extension.…

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