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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…

Real Madrid beats buzzer and Unics Kazan

Real Madrid beats buzzer and Unics Kazan

Real Madrid maintained its winning start to the Euroleague season by scraping through a tough encounter against a resilient Unics Kazan. Los Blancos left it late in the game to…

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…

Vladimir Antsiferov and Avtodor part ways

Vladimir Antsiferov and Avtodor part ways

Avtodor (VTB League) has parted ways with head coach Vladimir Antsiferov. The Russian specialist has worked with Avtodor since 2011, however after a slow start both teams came to a…

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…

Yaroslav Korolev to Panionios Athens

Yaroslav Korolev to Panionios Athens

Panionios ON Telecoms Athens (Greece, A1) has welcomed Yaroslav Korolev (210 cm) to the team roster for the 2014/2015 season. Last season the Russian featured for Spartak St. Petersburg in…

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…

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…

DeAndre Liggins moves to Volgograd

DeAndre Liggins moves to Volgograd

Former NBA player DeAndre Liggins (198 cm, Kentucky’11) is on his way to Krasny Oktyabr Volgograd (Russia, VTB League) for the coming season. The guard is thought to have penned…

Roman Grigorev pens deal with Omonia

Roman Grigorev pens deal with Omonia

Roman Grigorev (200 cm) has agreed terms with Omonia (Cyprus-Division A). The 24-year old Grigorev is a Russian player who moved with his family to the Netherlands and now also has…

Lokomotiv Kuban routs Kalev/Cramo by 63!

Lokomotiv Kuban routs Kalev/Cramo by 63!

Of the three games on tap to close out Round 1 of the VTB United League, the 114-51 dominant win by Lokomotiv Kuban (Russia) over BC Kalev/Cramo Tallinn (Estonia) was…

Nikola Lepojevic pens with Surgut

Nikola Lepojevic pens with Surgut

Nikola Lepojevic (195 cm) is making a return to Universitet Surgut (Russia-SuperLeague) for the 2014/2015 season it has been announced. The Serbian has previously played with the club during the…

Lokomotiv wins VTB League opener

Lokomotiv wins VTB League opener

Russian team Lokomotiv Kuban Krasnodar and Czech team CEZ Nymburk had the honour of opening the 2014/2015 VTB League regular season tonight. The two teams clashed in Nymburk’s Sportovni Hala…

Lester Prosper added by Spartak Primorie

Lester Prosper added by Spartak Primorie

Lester Prosper (208 cm, Old Westbury’11) has agreed to terms on a deal with Russian club Spartak Primorie Vladivostok (Russia-Superleague) this 2014-15. Lester is a 26-year-old player from the British…

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…

Chris Matthews signs with Spartak Primorye

Chris Matthews signs with Spartak Primorye

Chris Matthews (193 cm, St.Bonaventure’10) has signed with Spartak Primorye and will continue his career in the Russian Superleague. Matthews had a solid 2013/2014 season in the Canadian NBL, where…

Jure Skific pens deal with Novosibirsk

Jure Skific pens deal with Novosibirsk

Croatian power forward Jure Skific (202 cm, 1988) is heading to Russia after signing with Novosibirsk. Jure Skific is a former member of the Croatian U18 National Team. Last season…

Fedor Likholitov wins claim at BAT

Fedor Likholitov wins claim at BAT

Russian player Fedor Likholitov (210 cm) filed a claim against former club Krasnie Krilya Samara (Russia-PBL) at Basketball Arbitral Tribunal (BAT) seeking outstanding salaries, bonuses, and interest. The player claims…

CSKA Moscow wins Gloria Cup

CSKA Moscow wins Gloria Cup

CSKA Moscow has defeated Unicaja Malaga to win the Gloria Cup international pre-season tournament in Istanbul, Turkey. opponents to win the game 88-84 after a close fought contest that sets…

Unics Kazan reaches the Euroleague

Unics Kazan reaches the Euroleague

Russian club Unics Kazan punched its ticket to the Euroleague Regular Season after gunning down French outfit ASVEL Lyon Villeurbanne 79-88 in the final of the qualifying tournament. After a…

Euroleague Qualifying, final game set

Euroleague Qualifying, final game set

We are at the business end of the Euroleague Qualifying tournament after the final was locked today, with ASVEL Lyon and Unics Kazan booking their place in the do or…

Euroleague Qualifying, Day 2

Euroleague Qualifying, Day 2

The Euroleague Qualifying tournament entered its second day as the remaining round 1 games were dealt with. In this win or bust contest, the two losers suffer the heartbreak of…

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