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Manuchar Markoishvili to CSKA Moscow

Manuchar Markoishvili to CSKA Moscow

Russian powerhouse club CSKA Moscow has landed Georgian forward Manuchar Markoishvili (196 cm) for the 2014-15 season. The 27-year-old veteran played the 2013-14 season for Galatasaray Medical Park Istanbul (Turkey-TBL).…

Ben Woodside inks with TED Kolejliler

Ben Woodside inks with TED Kolejliler

Ben Woodside (180 cm, North Dakota State’09) is taking his talents to Aykon TED Kolejliler Ankara (Turkey-TBL) this 2014-15 season. Woodside is American player who also holds a Georgian passport.…

Ricky Hickman joins Fenerbahce Ulker

Ricky Hickman joins Fenerbahce Ulker

Fenerbahce Ulker Istanbul (Turkey-TBL) is gearing up for the upcoming 2014-15 season with the addition of Ricky Hickman (189 cm, NC-Greensboro’07). Hickman has dual citizenship from USA and Georgia. He…

Will Thomas wins arbitration vs. Karsiyaka

Will Thomas wins arbitration vs. Karsiyaka

American-Georgian  player Will Thomas (203 cm) and his agent Mario Scotti filed a claim against Pinar Karsiyaka Spor Kulubu (Turkey-TBL) at the Basketball Arbitral Tribunal (BAT). Both men were seeking…

Kutaisi wins Georgian Supercup

Kutaisi wins Georgian Supercup

Kutaisi capped a stunning season by defeating Dinamo Tbilisi 80-74 in the Otar Korkia Supercup in Georgia. It was the second trophy of the campaign and the fourth time they…

Dinamo Tbilisi wins Georgian Superleague 2014

Dinamo Tbilisi wins Georgian Superleague 2014

Dinamo Tbilisi has finally ended their championship drought by defeating Kutaisi Kutaisi 3-1 in the Finals to win the 2013-14 Georgian Superleague title. The last time the club took the…

Dinamo Tbilisi routs Kutaisi in Game 1 of Finals

Dinamo Tbilisi routs Kutaisi in Game 1 of Finals

Dinamo Tbilisi put out a statement in Game 1 of the Georgian Superleague Final series by smashing Kutaisi 104-55 at home to take a 1-0 lead in the series. The…

Melvin Sanders parts with Valladolid

Melvin Sanders parts with Valladolid

Melvin Sanders (196 cm, Oklahoma State’03) is parting ways with Spanish Liga Endesa team Blancos de Rueda Valladolid. Sanders is an American player who also holds a passport from Georgia.…

Milos Pesic heads to Dinamo Tbilisi

Milos Pesic heads to Dinamo Tbilisi

Georgian Superleague team Dinamo Tbilisi has acquired Serbian Milos Pesic (205 cm) for the 2013-14 season. Milos had already started off the season playing in Hungary for Kaposvari KK. He…

Lasha Parghalava joins Esteghlal Qeshm

Lasha Parghalava joins Esteghlal Qeshm

Georgian player Lasha Parghalava (191 cm, Montana State-Billin’10) is headed to Asia to play in Iran’s Superleague for Esteghlal Qeshm. Lasha is a former member of the Georgian National Team…

Sergo Atuashvili inks with Al Arabi

Sergo Atuashvili inks with Al Arabi

Sergo Atuashvili (223 cm) has been added by Al Arabi of the Kuwaiti Division 1 for the upcoming 2013/2014 season. Atuashvili is a giant Georgian native who stands at 223…

Nikoloz Tskitishvili joins Al Sharjah

Nikoloz Tskitishvili joins Al Sharjah

Former NBA big man Nikoloz Tskitishvili (212 cm) is reportedly headed to the United Arab Emirates after signing a deal to play for An Nahl Sharjah (D1) for the 2013-14…

Viktor Sanikidze to join CAI Zaragoza

Viktor Sanikidze to join CAI Zaragoza

Spanish Liga Endesa team CAI Zaragoza has added former San Antonio Spurs player Viktor Sanikidze (203 cm) to their ranks. Viktor is from Georgia and has been a member of…

Giorgi Tsintsadze moves to BC Donetsk

Giorgi Tsintsadze moves to BC Donetsk

Giorgi Tsintsadze (192 cm) is moving teams within the Ukraine’s Superleague. The 27-year-old Georgian will be playing for BC Donetsk this 2013-14. He played for Budivelnyk Kyiv in 2012-13. He’s…

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…

EuroBasket 2013: Ukraine stops Germany to go 3-0

EuroBasket 2013: Ukraine stops Germany to go 3-0

Day 3 of EuroBasket 2013 was split into two days with Groups A and B playing Friday and Groups C and D to play on Saturday. Coming into Friday’s competition,…

EuroBasket 2013: Day 1, Groups C and D

EuroBasket 2013: Day 1, Groups C and D

EuroBasket 2013 is underway in Slovenia with 24 teams battling for six spots in the 2014 FIBA World Cup to be held in Spain. Round 1 consists of four groups…

EuroBasket 2013: A little bit of everything on Day 1

EuroBasket 2013: A little bit of everything on Day 1

Day 1 one of EuroBasket 2013 finally tipped off and to reward hoops fans that have waited nearly a year since the draws were presented the competition was intense, surprising,…

Eurobasket 2013 kicks off!

Eurobasket 2013 kicks off!

Eurobasket 2013 has kicked off in Ljubljana, Slovenia and 24 teams are set to wage war on the hard court, to determine the best in Europe. For the preliminary rounds of…

Will Thomas landed by Sidigas Avellino

Will Thomas landed by Sidigas Avellino

The Italian SerieA team Sidigas Avellino has been busy as of late, filling up its roster as it gears up for the upcoming 2013-14 season. They’ve recently landed 27-year-old Will…

EuroBasket 2013: FIBA Europe’s Power Rankings

EuroBasket 2013: FIBA Europe’s Power Rankings

As the countdown to EuroBasket 2013 gets closer to nil, the 24 National teams that have qualified for the event are working at solidifying their rosters, while also getting in…

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…

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