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Victor Claver joins Khimky Moscow Region

Victor Claver joins Khimky Moscow Region

BC Khimky Moscow Region (Russia-VTB) has brought in Spanish forward Victor Claver (206 cm) to strengthen their roster for the remainder of the season. Victor is returning to Europe after…

Fenerbahce downs CSKA in Moscow

Fenerbahce downs CSKA in Moscow

Round 8 of the Euroleague Top 16 has showed that in Europe’s elite competition that nothing can be taken for granted. Fenerbahce showed CSKA Moscow that at home on Friday…

Willie Deane back with Krasny Oktyabr

Willie Deane back with Krasny Oktyabr

Willie Deane (188 cm, Purdue’03) is set to make his return to Russian club Krasny Oktyabr Volgograd (VTB) this 2015. Deane is 35-year-old player who has dual citizenship from the…

Khimki Moscow Region keeps pressure on in VTB

Khimki Moscow Region keeps pressure on in VTB

Three games opened Round 21 of the VTB United League, and with reigning champs and league leaders CSKA Moscow not in action this round, it is a perfect opportunity for…

Doron Perkins released by Krasny Oktyabr

Doron Perkins released by Krasny Oktyabr

Doron Perkins’ (189 cm, Santa Clara’05) time with Krasny Oktyabr Volgograd (Russia-VTB), with the player being released by the team. He signed with the club a month ago and it…

Gal Mekel pens with Nizhny Novgorod

Gal Mekel pens with Nizhny Novgorod

Russian club BC Nizhny Novgorod (VTB) has agreed to terms with former NBA guard Gal Mekel (190 cm, Wichita State’08) this 2015. Mekel is an Israeli player who also holds…

Andrei Kirilenko reunites with CSKA Moscow

Andrei Kirilenko reunites with CSKA Moscow

After recently being waived by the Philadelphia 76ers, Russian-American Andrei Kirilenko (206) is returning to Europe. He is reuniting with former club CSKA Moscow (Russia-VTB). Hampered by injuries, AK47 was…

NBA Trade Deadline Roundup

NBA Trade Deadline Roundup

There were many active teams during the NBA trade deadline this 2015. It came as no surprise that most heavily traded commodity was guards. The Phoenix Suns were major players…

CSKA Moscow goes big on the road in VTB action

CSKA Moscow goes big on the road in VTB action

Round 20 of the VTB United League tipped off this week and it was business as usual for CSKA Moscow. The Russian giant had far too much for BC Kalev/Cramo…

Rihards Kuksiks signed by Nizhny Novgorod

Rihards Kuksiks signed by Nizhny Novgorod

BC Nizhny Novgorod (Russia-VTB) has landed Latvian forward Rihards Kuksiks (197 cm, Arizona State’11) for the remainder of the season. Nizhny Novgorod will be the third team he will be…

Levan Patsatsia leaves Nizhny Novgorod

Levan Patsatsia leaves Nizhny Novgorod

BC Nizhny Novgorod (Russia-VTB) has parted ways with Georgian forward Levan Patsatsia (198 cm, Troy’11). The player has been a member of the Georgian national team from 2011 to 2014.…

Euroleague Top 16, Istanbul Derby

Euroleague Top 16, Istanbul Derby

It is probably fair to say that Round 7 of the Euroleague Top 16 closed on Friday with each of the games going to form. It was certainly a night…

VTB League, Lokomotiv and Khimki win

VTB League, Lokomotiv and Khimki win

It was a week of massive games in the VTB League as Lokomotiv welcomed Unics Kazan to Krasnodar and Khimki Moscow Region played host to CSKA Moscow and edged the…

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…

Joffrey Lauvergne leaves Khimky

Joffrey Lauvergne leaves Khimky

BC Khimky Moscow Region (Russia-VTB) will have to go on with the rest of the 2014/15 season with talented Frenchman Joffrey Lauvergne (210 cm). This comes at an unfortunate time.…

VTB: CSKA Moscow shocked by Lokomotiv Kuban

VTB: CSKA Moscow shocked by Lokomotiv Kuban

VTB United League leader, CSKA Moscow, suffered its second loss for the regular season and their 14-game winning streak has been snapped. They were downed by visiting Lokomotiv Kuban Krasnodar…

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…

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