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Euroleague, repeat of last season’s final

Euroleague, repeat of last season’s final

It’s true that there is never a dull moment in the Euroleague, especially through the Top 16 phase where every single game is a contest between two mammoth clubs. Take…

Eurocup, three clubs through to next round

Eurocup, three clubs through to next round

The Eurocup Last 32 is now starting to take shape after Round 4 played out around the continent this week. Bayern Munich, Lokomotiv Kuban, and Pinar Karsiyaka Izmir stayed undefeated…

Doron Perkins inks with Krasny Oktyabr

Doron Perkins inks with Krasny Oktyabr

Veteran journeyman Doron Perkins (189 cm, Santa Clara’05) is a new addition to the roster of Krasny Oktyabr Volgograd (Russia-VTB). Doron is an American player who also holds an Ivorian…

Euroleague, CSKA Moscow makes it 14-0

Euroleague, CSKA Moscow makes it 14-0

The honors were split in the Euroleague on Thursday as Round 4 of the Top 16 tipped off with four games across the continent. Two home wins and two away…

Avtodor shocks Unics Kazan in VTB League

Avtodor shocks Unics Kazan in VTB League

Avtodor Saratov stunned high flying Unics Kazan at home in the VTB United League as Round 15 of the competition kicked off. Unics has won its last three VTB United…

Euroleague Top 16, Tel Aviv downs Barca

Euroleague Top 16, Tel Aviv downs Barca

There were just three games tipping off round 3 of the Euroleague Top 16 this Thursday, but the Basketball typically threw up plenty of talking points. Such as Barcelona’s cagey…

Euroleague Top 16 Round 2, Friday

Euroleague Top 16 Round 2, Friday

After Real Madrid, CSKA, Maccabi Tel Aviv, and Olympiacos all grabbed wins on Thursday in the Euroleague Top 16, the gauntlet was firmly thrown down to the other giants of…

Euroleague: Madrid, CSKA, Tel Aviv, and Olympiacos win

Euroleague: Madrid, CSKA, Tel Aviv, and Olympiacos win

The Euroleague Top 16 is in full swing now as Round 2 tipped off this week with four games on Thursday. It was a night of celebration for home fans…

Eurocup Last 32 Round 1 recap

Eurocup Last 32 Round 1 recap

Round 1 of the Eurocup Last 32 wrapped on Wednesday with fifteen games taking place around the continent on a busy night of action. The contests followed from reigning champions…

Aaron Miles parts with Lokomotiv Kuban

Aaron Miles parts with Lokomotiv Kuban

Aaron Miles (186 cm, Kansas’05) is parting ways with Russian club Lokomotiv Kuban (VTB) and will be hitting the free agency market. Miles played nine games for them in the…

Krasnie Krilya sanctioned by FIBA

Krasnie Krilya sanctioned by FIBA

Russian basketball club Krasnie Krilya Samara was sanctioned by FIBA on December 2014 for its continued breach to honor an award granted by the Basketball Arbitral Tribunal (BAT) for two…

Euroleague Top 16 Round 1 recap

Euroleague Top 16 Round 1 recap

After the brief warm up at the end of 2014, the Euroleague Top 16 kicked into full swing with the rest of Round 1 completed on Friday evening. There was…

Bernard King leaves Volgograd

Bernard King leaves Volgograd

Bernard King (196 cm, Texas A&M’03) time at Krasny Oktyabr Volgograd (Russia, VTB League and Eurocup) has come to an end. The player is the latest to leave the club…

Rick Jackson departs Krasny Oktyabr

Rick Jackson departs Krasny Oktyabr

Rick Jackson (206 cm, Syracuse’11) has parted ways with Russian club Krasny Oktyabr Volgograd (VTB League and Eurocup) after his contract was waived. The American featured in one VTB and…

Lamont Hamilton to Krasny Oktyabr

Lamont Hamilton to Krasny Oktyabr

Lamont Hamilton (208 cm, St. John’s’07) has quickly found a new club, joining Krasny Oktyabr Volgograd (Russia, VTB). The American ended his stay with Spanish club Laboral Kutxa Vitoria yesterday…

Donnie McGrath inks with Krasny Oktyabr

Donnie McGrath inks with Krasny Oktyabr

Donnie McGrath (193 cm, Providence’06) will continue his professional career this 2014-15 season with Krasny Oktyabr Volgograd (Russia-VTB). McGrath started the season with La Bruixa d’Or Manresa (Spain-Liga Endesa) and…

Unics Kazan dominates Krasny in VTB

Unics Kazan dominates Krasny in VTB

Unics Kazan made it a New Year to remember as the club downed fellow Russian outfit Krasny Oktyabr Volgograd on the road in VTB United League action. The Regular Season…

Levan Patsatsia remains with Novgorod

Levan Patsatsia remains with Novgorod

Levan Patsatsia (198 cm, Troy’11) will remain with BC Nizhny Novgorod as he extended his contract with the team. Through five Euroleague games he averaged 1.8 points and 2.8 rebounds…

CSKA Moscow downs Tsmoki in VTB action

CSKA Moscow downs Tsmoki in VTB action

CSKA Moscow picked up its second big VTB United League victory in three days as the Russian powerhouse swept aside Tsmoki-Minsk 93-72 at home on Tuesday. CSKA had taken sole…

VTB League: CSKA Crushes Nizhny Novgorod for Lead

VTB League: CSKA Crushes Nizhny Novgorod for Lead

VTB League – CSKA Moscow captured an impressive win on the road against former league leader BC Nizhny Novgorod, 59-84, to take the league leadership. They handed Nizhny Novgorod its…

Lokomotiv shocked by Loimaa in VTB

Lokomotiv shocked by Loimaa in VTB

Lokomotiv Kuban Krasnodar was shocked on the road by Nilan Bisons Loimaa as the 11th round of the 2014/2015 VTB United League opened with two games. The Russians are one…

Euroleague, Zalgiris and Nizhny through

Euroleague, Zalgiris and Nizhny through

The Euroleague Regular Season is over and we will move into the Top 16 after the Christmas break as Friday’s action brought the curtain down on this stage of the…

Euroleague Regular Season Round 10

Euroleague Regular Season Round 10

The Euroleague Regular Season will be done and dusted this week, with the best 16 teams from the group stages heading off to the Christmas break knowing that their European…

Eurocup Last 32 decided

Eurocup Last 32 decided

The Eurocup Last 32 picture has been completed as Round 10 of the Regular Season wrapped the groups and decided which clubs would progress to the next round. Of course,…

VTB: Khimky and Avtodor win

VTB: Khimky and Avtodor win

The tenth round of the 2014/2015 VTB United League season tipped off on Saturday with two games during the evening, with two road wins recorded. Khimky continued its dazzling VTB…

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