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Bostjan Nachbar re-signs with Barcelona

Bostjan Nachbar re-signs with Barcelona

FC Regal Barcelona (Spain-Liga Endesa) has opted to re-sign Slovenian veteran forward Bostjan Nachbar (207 cm) for the 2014-15 season. Nachbar has been a long-time member of the Slovenian National…

Krka repeats as Slovenian champions

Krka repeats as Slovenian champions

Krka Novo Mesto has defended the Slovenian Telemach League after taking out Union Olimpija Ljubljana 65-61 in the finals series. It was the decisive fifth game between the clubs and…

Jaka Lakovic retires from Slovenian NT

Jaka Lakovic retires from Slovenian NT

Jaka Lakovic (186 cm) has announced his retirement from the Slovenian National Team. The 35-year-old long-time starting point guard of the Slovenian squad has been a member from 2001 to…

Sasha Vujacic lands with Venezia

Sasha Vujacic lands with Venezia

Former NBA guard Sasha Vujacic (201 cm) is headed back to Europe after agreeing on a deal to player for Umana Reyer Venezia (Italy-SerieA). The Slovenian played just two games…

Union Olimpija upsets Partizan, 66-59

Union Olimpija upsets Partizan, 66-59

Adriatic League – Union Olimpija Ljubljana took care of business on its home turf as they came away with a 66-59 upset win over BC Partizan NiS Beograd. Slovenian club…

Cedric Jackson departs Union Olimpija

Cedric Jackson departs Union Olimpija

Cedric Jackson (191 cm, Cleveland State´09) has brought his time with Union Olimpija Ljubljana (Slovenia, Telemach League and Adriatic League) to an end. The American will leave the club after…

Eurochallenge: Quarterfinals set

Eurochallenge: Quarterfinals set

The quarterfinals of the Eurochallenge have been set as Round 6 tied up the Second Stage of the competition. There was heartbreak and jubilation around Europe as teams still waiting…

Emir Preldzic extends with Fenerbahce

Emir Preldzic extends with Fenerbahce

Emir Preldzic (205 cm) will continue his long standing relationship with Fenerbahce Ulker Istanbul after signing a three year contract extension with the club. The Slovenian with a Turkish passport…

Hasan Rizvic picked up by Pamukkale

Hasan Rizvic picked up by Pamukkale

Hasan Rizvic (212 cm) will be headed to Turkish TB2L team Pamukkale University this 2013-14. He started the season with Krasny Oktyabr Volgograd from Russia’s Superleague. Rizvic is from Bosnia…

Domen Lorbek joins Royal Hali

Domen Lorbek joins Royal Hali

Turkish TBL team Royal Hali Gaziantep has added Slovenian player Domen Lorbek (198 cm) for the 2013-14 season. Lorbek was a member of the Slovenian National team from 2005 to…

Bozidar Maljkovic leaves Slovenia

Bozidar Maljkovic leaves Slovenia

The Basketball Federation of Slovenia (KZS) will be on the lookout for a new national team coach after legendary tactician Bozidar Maljkovic stepped down. The 61- year old Serbian leaves…

Vlado Ilievski joins CEZ Nymburk

Vlado Ilievski joins CEZ Nymburk

Czech Republic team CEZ Nymburk has agreed to terms with veteran international player Vlado Ilievski (190 cm) and will be bringing him in for the 2013-14 season. The 33-year-old is…

Uros Slokar signs for Berlin

Uros Slokar signs for Berlin

Uros Slokar (210 cm) has been signed by German team ALBA Berlin (BBL and Eurocup) for the remainder of the season. The power forward is coming off a season playing…

Alexis Wangmene added by Polzela

Alexis Wangmene added by Polzela

Hopsi Polzela from Slovenia’s Telemach League has added Cameroonian international player Alexis Wangmene (203 cm, Texas’12) to bolster their frontcourt.  The 24-year-old Wangmene has been a member of the Cameroonian…

Emir Zimic stays with Tajfun

Emir Zimic stays with Tajfun

KK Tajfun Sentjur from Slovenia’s Telemach League has opted to keep Emir Zimic (215 cm) for the 2013-14 season. The Bosnian big man started at center for Tajfun in 2012-13…

EuroBasket 2013: Spain rolls, France downs hosts

EuroBasket 2013: Spain rolls, France downs hosts

Looking at the final standings of the EuroBasket 2013 Round 2 would leave one thinking that 2013 might be some other club’s turn to stand on top of the podium,…

Eurobasket 2013: Quarterfinals previews

Eurobasket 2013: Quarterfinals previews

The Eurobasket 2013 Quarterfinals are set and ready to kick off. Teams have finally reached the key part in the competition where everything is on the line. It’s now win…

EuroBasket 2013: Spain, Slovenia fall, QFs set

EuroBasket 2013: Spain, Slovenia fall, QFs set

Round 2 of EuroBasket 2013 is now complete and the quarterfinals are set, but not before some last minute drama as Finland upset host club Slovenia by 16, Italy put…

EuroBasket 2013: Slovenia, Croatia grab seats in QFs

EuroBasket 2013: Slovenia, Croatia grab seats in QFs

With one day remaining in Round 2 of EuroBasket 2013, five of eight spots in the quarterfinals are now firm. On Friday, Lithuania, France and Serbia picked up their advancement…

EuroBasket 2013: Day 1 of Round 2 full of upsets

EuroBasket 2013: Day 1 of Round 2 full of upsets

EuroBasket 2013 has put it’s first full day of the Round 2 in the books and to say it was an interesting day would be a gross understatement. With the…

EuroBasket 2013: Round 2 set to tip off Wednesday

EuroBasket 2013: Round 2 set to tip off Wednesday

Wednesday will mark the opening contests of Round 2 of EuroBasket 2013, with the top three teams coming out of each of the four groups that competed in Round 1…

EuroBasket 2013: Round 2 advancement papers given

EuroBasket 2013: Round 2 advancement papers given

Round 1 of EuroBasket 2013 is complete and the clubs moving on to Round 2 have been determined. Groups C and D were cut and dry with three top teams…

EuroBasket 2013: OTs, Upsets, Italy stands alone

EuroBasket 2013: OTs, Upsets, Italy stands alone

Coming into Day 4 of the EuroBasket 2013 competition, there were four undefeated teams. As the dust settled on Ljubljana, Jesenice, Celje, and Koper, Slovenia Sunday, the only club that…

EuroBasket 2013: Day 3 complete, four unbeaten

EuroBasket 2013: Day 3 complete, four unbeaten

With Day 3 of EuroBasket 2013, the playoff picture is starting to unfold with only four clubs now undefeated, four without wins and eight that sit with 1-2 records. As…

EuroBasket 2013: Day 1, Groups C and D

EuroBasket 2013: Day 1, Groups C and D

EuroBasket 2013 is underway in Slovenia with 24 teams battling for six spots in the 2014 FIBA World Cup to be held in Spain. Round 1 consists of four groups…

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