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2014/2015 Euroleague recap

2014/2015 Euroleague recap

Another hot day of exciting Basketball action fell on Europe during Friday as Round 3 of the 2014/2015 Euroleague was completed. Six games happened on the night as CSKA Moscow,…

Keith Benson inks with Neptunas

Keith Benson inks with Neptunas

Neptunas Klaipeda (Lithuania-LKL) has signed Keith Benson (210 cm, Oakland’11) for the rest of the 2014-15 season. Benson, who played last season in Belarus for Tsmoki Minsk, is expected to…

Euroleague Regular Season Round 3

Euroleague Regular Season Round 3

The 2014/2015 Euroleague Regular Season has entered the third round of the group stage with six clashes taking place around the continent on Thursday. Friday will see another 12 teams…

Tautvydas Lydeka moves to Trefl Sopot

Tautvydas Lydeka moves to Trefl Sopot

Lithuanian big man Tautvydas Lydeka (208 cm) is making his way to Poland’s TBL this 2014-15 to play for Trefl Sopot. He began the season with Panevezys Lietkabelis (Lithuania-LKL). He…

Eurocup, a look back on Round 3

Eurocup, a look back on Round 3

With Round 3 of the Eurocup Regular Season wrapped the group phase of the competition is starting to take shape. Five teams remain undefeated through the competition, but there are…

Euroleague Round 2 recap

Euroleague Round 2 recap

The Euroleague Round 2 has come to a close on Friday evening as the best teams on the continent go back to domestic competition for a week. The round saw…

Euroleague, CSKA Moscow downs Tel Aviv

Euroleague, CSKA Moscow downs Tel Aviv

Six games tipped off Round 2 of the 2014/2015 Euroleague Regular Season and there were some massive clashes taking place on the night. The biggest game of the evening saw…

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…

Eurocup Round 2 Regular Season

Eurocup Round 2 Regular Season

It was an exciting week of Eurocup Round 2 action as sixteen games took place around the continent on Wednesday to wrap the second week of play. It was a…

Zalgiris Kaunas downs Lietuvos Rytas

Zalgiris Kaunas downs Lietuvos Rytas

The big game of Lithuanian Basketball, the Vilnius-Kaunas derby between Lietuvos Rytas and Zalgiris Kaunas, took place on the weekend. Euroleague stalwarts Zalgiris made the journey to the capital city…

Euroleague, round 1 wrapped

Euroleague, round 1 wrapped

It’s certainly good to have the Euroleague back as that blend of high octane action, excitement, and massive competitions around Europe has been missed in the off season. It is…

Euroleague, 2014/2015 season tips off

Euroleague, 2014/2015 season tips off

The 2014/2015 Euroleague season tipped off in style with six games across three groups on Thursday night, with the remaining six games taking place on Friday evening. During the start…

Laboral Kutxa wins 2014/15 Euroleague Opener

Laboral Kutxa wins 2014/15 Euroleague Opener

The Turkish Airlines Euroleague kicked off the 2014/15 season with a win by Laboral Kutxa Vitoria (Spain-Liga Endesa) over Neptunas Klaipeda (Lithuania-LKL), 88-69. The Spanish club took control of the…

2014/2015 Eurocup, Round 1

2014/2015 Eurocup, Round 1

The remainder of Round 1 of the 2014/2015 Eurocup season wrapped on Wednesday with sixteen games around the continent following the two that were played on Tuesday. Group A CAI…

Maalik Wayns leaves Zalgiris

Maalik Wayns leaves Zalgiris

Maalik Wayns (185 cm, Villanova’12) leaves Zalgiris Kaunas (Lithuania-LKL) and is going back home to the states to have surgery.  His contract with Zalgiris was terminated by mutual consent. Maalik…

Justinas Olechnavicius joins Barsy Atyrau

Justinas Olechnavicius joins Barsy Atyrau

Barsy Atyrau (Kazakhstan-Higher League) has added Lithuanian player Justinas Olechnavicius (193 cm) for the 2014-15 season. This will be Justinas’ first signing outside of his home Lithuania. This will be…

Lithuanian LKL Round 4 recap

Lithuanian LKL Round 4 recap

Many of the leagues around Europe are getting underway, but the action in the Lithuanian LKL is already in its fourth round of play. During this round reigning champions Zalgiris…

2014-15 Eurocup Draw Results

2014-15 Eurocup Draw Results

Barcelona, Spain – The 36 clubs that qualified for the Eurocup have now been divided into six groups during the recent 2014-15 Eurocup Draw. The Eurocup regular season is set…

Akropolis Cup: Zalgiris beats Lokomotiv Kuban, 65-49

Akropolis Cup: Zalgiris beats Lokomotiv Kuban, 65-49

B.C. Zalgiris Kaunas took to the court with pride as they defeated Lokomotiv Kuban 65-49, claiming the Kaunas Akropolis Cup trophy. The friendly tournament was held to celebrate the 70th anniversary…

Caleb Sutton pens with Palangos

Caleb Sutton pens with Palangos

Caleb Sutton (198 cm, Judson’13) will play in the Lithuanian second division this season after inking with NKL club Naglis Palangos. The forward is entering the club just as another…

Jermaine Love-Roberts joins Vilnius

Jermaine Love-Roberts joins Vilnius

Jermaine Love-Roberts (188 cm, Illinois Sprginfield’12) has penned a deal to play for Vilnius MRU in the Lithuanian NKL during the current season. The guard is already familiar with the…

Darjus Lavrinovic to miss two months

Darjus Lavrinovic to miss two months

Grissin Bon Reggio Emila (Italy-SerieA) will have to begin the 2014-15 season without their starting center. Lithuanian player Darjus Lavrinovic (212 cm) is expected to miss two months as he…

Lithuanian LKL 2014/2015 season game 1

Lithuanian LKL 2014/2015 season game 1

The Lithuanian LKL Regular Season got underway tonight with three games through round 1, with two of the games finishing in favour of road teams, with one home victory on…

Denis Krestinin signed by Jelgava

Denis Krestinin signed by Jelgava

BK Jelgava (Latvia-LKL) has landed young Lithuanian forward Denis Krestinin (200 cm) and he will get a chance to improve his skills with his new team this 2014-15. The 20-year-old…

Khimki opens Garastas Cup with win

Khimki opens Garastas Cup with win

Khimki Moscow Region opened the Garastas Cup with victory by downing Budivelnyk Kiev in the Lithuanian based pre-season tournament. A comfortable 102-77 victory saw the Russian team build momentum for…

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