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Maalik Wayns landed by Zalgiris Kaunas

Maalik Wayns landed by Zalgiris Kaunas

Maalik Wayns (185 cm, Villanova’12) is joining Lithuanian powerhouse B.C. Zalgiris Kaunas (Lithuania-LKL) for the 2014-15 season. This will be the 23-year-old point guard’s first team outside of the United…

Travis Leslie lands with Lietuvos Rytas

Travis Leslie lands with Lietuvos Rytas

Lithuanian LKL club Lietuvos Rytas Vilnius has managed to strengthen their backcourt for 2014-15 with the signing of Travis Leslie (193 cm, Georgia’11). The former NBA guard spent some time…

Linas Kleiza newcomer to EA7 Armani

Linas Kleiza newcomer to EA7 Armani

EA7 Emporio Armani Milano (Italy-SerieA) has landed Lithuanian forward Linas Kleiza (203 cm, Missouri’05) and he will be suiting up for them this 2014-15. Kleiza was a member of the…

Deividas Dulkys joins Umana Venezia

Deividas Dulkys joins Umana Venezia

Umana Reyer Venezia (Spain-Liga Endesa) has landed Lithuanian shooter Deividas Dulkys (196 cm, Florida State’12) for the 2014-15 season. Deividas began the 2013-14 season with Lietuvos Rytas (Lithuania-LKL), then moved…

Linas Kleiza parts with Fenerbache

Linas Kleiza parts with Fenerbache

Veteran Lithuanian player Linas Kleiza (203 cm, Missouri’05) is leaving Turkish TBL team and Euroleague participant Fenerbahce Ulker Istanbul. Kleiza departs after being a solid contributor to his team’s 2013-14…

Omar-Sharif Cook leaves Lietuvos Rytas

Omar-Sharif Cook leaves Lietuvos Rytas

Lithuanian club Lietuvos Rytas Vilnius will be without Omar-Sharif Cook (186 cm, St. John’s’01) this coming 2014-15 season. The American-Montenegrin guard played the whole 2013-14 season for Lietuvos Rytas and…

Zalgiris Kaunas makes it 4 LKL titles in a row

Zalgiris Kaunas makes it 4 LKL titles in a row

Zalgiris Kaunas is the champion of the Lithuanian LKL once more after the club downed Neptunas Klaipeda 90-70 in the finals series. The Game 6 victory ensured Zalgiris wrapped a…

CSKA Moscow and Lietuvos Rytas Vilnius win

CSKA Moscow and Lietuvos Rytas Vilnius win

CSKA Moscow took charge of its VTB United semi-final series against Unics Kazan with a low scoring 61-65 road win in Game 2. It was CSKA’s second away victory in…

VTB League – CSKA and Nizhny win

VTB League – CSKA and Nizhny win

The semi-finals of the VTB League are underway and Game 1 brought plenty of excitement, including an overtime victory from CSKA Moscow. The line-up includes CSKA, Unics Kazan, and Nizhny…

VTB League Wednesday roundup

VTB League Wednesday roundup

Nizhny Novgorod and Lietuvos Rytas both progressed to the semi-finals of the VTB League after winning their respective series’ on Wednesday. Russian club Nizhny defeated Khimky 84-64 at home after…

Nike International Junior Tournament recap

Nike International Junior Tournament recap

The Euroleague Final Four is about to descend on Milan, but it is not the only Basketball festival in the city this weekend as the Nike International Junior Tournament (NJIT)…

Euroleague Top 16: final round recap

Euroleague Top 16: final round recap

The Euroleague Top 16 is complete and the competition now turns to the knockout phase as the best teams gather to continue on the road to the Final Four. The…

Valanciunas charged with drunk driving

Valanciunas charged with drunk driving

Toronto Raptors’ center Jonas Valanciunas (211 cm) has been charged with driving while under the influence of alcohol (DUI). The second-year player from Lithuania is charged with having greater than 80…

Euroleague Top 16, Round 13 recap

Euroleague Top 16, Round 13 recap

The penultimate week of Euroleague Top 16 action has drawn to a close as Round 13 was done and dusted on Friday evening. Results this week have paved the way…

Tyrone Brazelton back to Lithuania

Tyrone Brazelton back to Lithuania

Tyrone Brazelton (183 cm, Western Kentucky’08) is making is way back to Lithuania’s LKL after signing a deal to play for Neptunas Klaipeda. Brazelton began the 2013-14 season playing for…

Bambale Osby moves to BC Siauliai

Bambale Osby moves to BC Siauliai

Bambale Osby (203 cm, Maryland’08) is headed to BC Siauliai (Lithuania-LKL) after starting 2013-14 with VAP Kolossos Rodou (Greece-A1). This 2013-14 the big man played a total of 21 games…

Eurocup: Quarterfinal teams decided

Eurocup: Quarterfinal teams decided

The Quarterfinal stage of the Eurocup has been locked in after game 2 of the Eighthfinals was completed on Wednesday. The qualified teams now take their place in the next…

Deividas Dulkys moving to Tofas Bursa

Deividas Dulkys moving to Tofas Bursa

Tofas Bursa (Turkey-TBL) has bought out the existing contract of Lithuanian player Deividas Dulkys (196 cm, Florida State’12) from Polish club Anwil Wloclawek. Dulkys moved to Anwil early in the…

Euroleague Top 16, Round 9

Euroleague Top 16, Round 9

The Euroleague Top 16 phase is in full swing as the best clubs on the continent tackled each other in eight exciting games of Basketball this week. Over Thursday and…

Eurocup Eighthfinals Round 1

Eurocup Eighthfinals Round 1

The Eurocup Eighthfinals are underway as Round 1 of the first knockout stage of the competition was completed on Wednesday evening. There were six clashes in cities around Europe following…

Euroleague Top 16 Round 8, recap

Euroleague Top 16 Round 8, recap

The second half of the Top 16 is underway in the Euroleague and Round 8 proved a typically exciting week of games. Hoops fans across the continent were treated to…

Euroleague Top 16 recap

Euroleague Top 16 recap

The Top 16 of the Euroleague reached its halfway stage this week as Round 7 of this second stage brought high scores and authoritative displays from some of the tournaments…

Madrid routs Zalgiris in Round 7

Madrid routs Zalgiris in Round 7

Real Madrid put on another Euroleague master-class on Friday by destroying Zalgiris Kaunas 108-72 at home. The win sent Madrid to 6-1 in what is a very interesting Group F…

Ksistof Lavrinovic joins Valencia

Ksistof Lavrinovic joins Valencia

Lithuanian big man Ksistof Lavrinovic (209 cm) has joined Spanish Liga Endesa team Valencia Basket this 2013-14 season. Lavrinovic was a member of the Lithuanian National Team from 2003 to…

Travis Leslie heads to BC Siauliai

Travis Leslie heads to BC Siauliai

Former Los Angeles Clippers guard Travis Leslie (193 cm, Georgia’11) will be moving to BC Siauliai from Lithuania’s LKL this January 2014. He began the season playing for ASVEL Lyon-Villeurbanne…

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