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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.…

William Walker joins Salon Vilpas

William Walker joins Salon Vilpas

William Walker (200 cm, Bethel, IN’09) has penned a deal with the Salon Vilpas Vikings from Finland’s Korisliiga for the 2014-15 season. The 26-year-old Walker played the 2013-14 season with…

Pyrinto wins 2013-14 Finnish Championship

Pyrinto wins 2013-14 Finnish Championship

Pyrinto Tampere defeated Joensuun Kataja Basket 78-88 in Game 4 of the Finnish Korisliiga Finals to win the 2013-14 Championship. This Pyrinto’s third trophy for their collection. They were back-to-back…

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…

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