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Andriy Agafonov joins Pieno Zvaigzdes

Andriy Agafonov joins Pieno Zvaigzdes

Andriy Agafonov (208 cm) is a recent addition to the roster of Pieno Zvaigzdas Pasvalys (Lithuania-LKL) this 2015/16. Andriy is a 29-year-old Ukrainian player who was a former member of…

EuroBasket 2015: warm up recap

EuroBasket 2015: warm up recap

With EuroBasket 2015 just around the corner the 24 competing nations are continuing to ready themselves for the 39th edition of the competition. The big tip off will be happening…

Ovidijus Galdikas inks with Gran Canaria

Ovidijus Galdikas inks with Gran Canaria

Ovidijus Galdikas (217 cm) has been tabbed by Herbalife Gran Canaria 2014 (Spain, Liga Endesa and Eurocup) for the 2015/2016 season the club revealed. Earlier in the summer the Lithuanian…

Simas Buterlevicius added by Ventspils

Simas Buterlevicius added by Ventspils

Latvian club BK Ventspils (LBL) has acquired the services of Lithuanian player Simas Buterlevicius (200 cm) for the 2015/16 season. This will be a new test for Simas as he…

Croatia marches on at International Huawei Cup

Croatia marches on at International Huawei Cup

A mouth-watering clash took place between Croatia and Lithuania at the International Huawei Cup, with both nations with an eye on the 2015 EuroBasket next month. The contest was set…

Lithuania Surging in Huawei Cup

Lithuania Surging in Huawei Cup

Lithuania continues its excellent play as it prepares for Eurobasket 2015. So far, they have been dominant in the Huawei Cup in Kaunas and have yet to face defeat. Despite being…

Bosnia and Herzegovina wins U16 European Championships

Bosnia and Herzegovina wins U16 European Championships

Bosnia and Herzegovina has made history by winning the 2015 FIBA U16 European Championships, opening a new chapter in the sporting history of a whole nation. This was the first…

2015 U16 European Championship: 3 Teams Unbeaten

2015 U16 European Championship: 3 Teams Unbeaten

Kaunas, Lithuania – Action in the 2015 U16 European Championship is heating up in the second stage, with only three teams sporting unbeaten records. Turkey, Lithuania, and Finland are all…

Brock Motum inks with Zalgiris

Brock Motum inks with Zalgiris

Lithuanian powerhouse B.C. Zalgiris Kaunas has added Brock Motum (208 cm, Washington State’13) to their roster for the upcoming 2015/16 season. He is expected to play a major role as…

FIBA Announces New Euro Competition

FIBA Announces New Euro Competition

FIBA announced via a press release that 56 clubs are confirmed to play in a new men’s second-tier club competition which is set to kick-off on October 28. The teams will…

U18 European Championships: Four Teams Advance

U18 European Championships: Four Teams Advance

Volos, Greece – Four teams advance to the quarterfinals of the U18 European Championships, staying undefeated after the second stage of the competition. Both France and Germany advance from Group…

John Shurna inks with Valencia Basket

John Shurna inks with Valencia Basket

John Shurna (204 cm, Northwestern’12) has reached an agreement with Valencia Basket (Spain-Liga Endesa) and will be joining the club for the 2015/16 season. John is an American player who…

Simas Jasaitis to Upea Capo d’Orlando

Simas Jasaitis to Upea Capo d’Orlando

Upea Capo d’Orlando from the Italian Serie A is bolstering its roster with addition of Simas Jasaitis (202 cm) this 2015/16. Jasaitis is a 32-year-old Lithuanian veteran who has been…

Evaldas Zabas headed to TU/Rock

Evaldas Zabas headed to TU/Rock

Evaldas Zabas (188 cm) has agreed to terms with Estonian club Tartu Ulikool/Rock (Alexela KML) and will be joining them this 2015/16. He is a 27-year-old Canadian-Lithuanian player who was…

Arturas Milaknis signs with Unics Kazan

Arturas Milaknis signs with Unics Kazan

Unics Kazan (Russia-VTB) is reinforcing its roster with the addition of  Arturas Milaknis (195 cm) this 2015/16 season. Arturas is a 29-year-old Lithuanian player who is a recent member of…

Deividas Dulkys pens with Yesilgiresun

Deividas Dulkys pens with Yesilgiresun

Fresh Turkish TBL entrant Yesilgiresun Belidiye is gearing up for the 2015/16 season with some new additions to their roster. One such addition is Lithuanian Deividas Dulkys (195 cm, Florida…

Eimantas Bendzius to Rio Natura Monbus

Eimantas Bendzius to Rio Natura Monbus

Rio Natura Monbus Obradorio CAB (Spain-Liga Endesa) will be bringing in Lithuanian player Eimantas Bendzius (205 cm) for the 2015/16 season. He is coming off a stint with Trefl Sopot…

Arvydas Eitutavicius released by Anwil

Arvydas Eitutavicius released by Anwil

Lithuanian import Arvydas Eitutavicius (188 cm, American’07) has been released by Anwil Wloclawek (Poland-TBL) this 2015. Before his release Arvydas was able to log 25 games for Anwil and averaged…

Petras Balocka added by Grosuplje

Petras Balocka added by Grosuplje

GA Grosuplje from Slovenia’s Telemach League has acquired Lithuanian player Petras Balocka (205 cm, Hawaii’10) to strengthen their roster for the postseason. The 28-year-old spent the early part of the…

Euroleague Top 16, Barcelona through, Galatasaray out

Euroleague Top 16, Barcelona through, Galatasaray out

Round 11 of the Euroleague Top 16 tipped off on Thursday with five games between the elite clubs of the continent. The rest of the round will be played tomorrow…

Ryan Nicholas lands with Dzukija

Ryan Nicholas lands with Dzukija

Dzukija Alytus (Lithuania-LKL) has added a new player to their roster. They have agreed to terms with Ryan Nicholas (201 cm, Portland’14). He played 11 minutes for them in his…

Vilmantas Dilys agrees with Manresa

Vilmantas Dilys agrees with Manresa

La Bruixa d’Or Manresa of Spain’s Liga Endesa is bringing in Lithuanian big man Vilmantas Dilys (207 cm) this 2015 to strengthen their roster. Vilmantas is moving from Dzukija Alytus…

Augustinas Vitas loses claim vs. Apoel

Augustinas Vitas loses claim vs. Apoel

Lithuanian player Augustinas Vitas filed a claim against his former club Cytavision Apoel Nicosia (Cyprus-Division A) at the Basketball Arbitral Tribunal (BAT) for outstanding salaries and interest. The player was…

Travis Garrison inks with Naglis Palangos

Travis Garrison inks with Naglis Palangos

Travis Garrison (203 cm, Maryland’06) has linked up with Lithuanian NKL outfit Naglis Palangos for the remainder of the 2014/2015 season. The American last played for Gaiteros de Zulia (Venezuela,…

Eurocup, six more in Eighthfinals

Eurocup, six more in Eighthfinals

Plenty of things got settled during the penultimate round of action in the Eurocup Last 32 this week, but heading into the final round in seven days, there is still…

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