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Drew Neitzel wins arbitration vs. BBC Monthey

Drew Neitzel wins arbitration vs. BBC Monthey

American guard Drew Neitzel (183 cm, Michigan State’08) sought arbitration versus his former team BBC Monthey (Switzerland-LNA) at the Basketball Arbitral Tribunal (BAT). Neitzel played for BBC Monthey during the…

Brian Morris pens with Boncourt

Brian Morris pens with Boncourt

Brian Morris (205 cm, Humboldt State’11) has joined up with BC Boncourt Red Team of the Swiss LNA for the rest of the campaign. The forward has been inactive so…

Emmanuel Holloway moves to Boncourt

Emmanuel Holloway moves to Boncourt

Emmanuel Holloway (185 cm, Illinois State’09) has switched from Lions de Geneve (Switzerland, LNA) to BC Boncourt Red Team also of the LNA. The guard joined the Lions at the…

Erik Buggs goes pro with EI Massagno

Erik Buggs goes pro with EI Massagno

Erik Buggs (180 cm, Valparaiso’13) will begin his professional career in Switzerland’s LNA and will play for Energy Investments Massagno this 2013-14. EI Massagno is looking to add depth to…

Ronald Yates to Geneve Lions

Ronald Yates to Geneve Lions

The Lions de Geneve from Switzerland’s LNA have acquired the services of Jamaican-American player Ronald Yates (201 cm, St. Peter’s’05) for 2013-14. Yates is making the move after playing the…

Emmanuel Holloway joins Lions de Geneve

Emmanuel Holloway joins Lions de Geneve

Swiss LNA team the Lions de Geneve have added Emmanuel Holloway (185 cm, Illinois State’09) to their roster for the 2013-14 season.  The Geneve Lions are looking to climb up…

Clint Chapman moves to Fribourg

Clint Chapman moves to Fribourg

Clint Chapman (208 cm, University of Texas´12) has moved to Benetton Fribourg Olympic (Switzerland, LNA) and will play for the team this season. The American has already started the season…

Derek Wright chooses Geneve

Derek Wright chooses Geneve

Derek Wright (180 cm, Austin Peay State´08) will play in Switzerland this season after agreeing terms with Lions de Geneve (LNA). The American had been expected to play for Upea…

Tony McCrory moves to Luzern

Tony McCrory moves to Luzern

Tony McCrory (199 cm, Simon Fraser´99) will continue to play in Switzerland this season after moving to Swiss Central Basket Luzern (LNB). The Canadian-Irishman has spent the last six seasons…

Travis Watson inks with Lugano

Travis Watson inks with Lugano

Travis Watson(202 cm, Virginia´03) has joined Swiss LNA giants Lugano Tigers after successfully trying out for the team. The American has also tried out with Italian outfit Cremona Vanoli (Serie…

Josh Crittle leaves Lugano

Josh Crittle leaves Lugano

Josh Crittle (206 cm, University of Illinois-Chicago´13) will not stay in Switzerland to begin his professional career with Lugano Tigers (LNA). The young center had spent time with the Tigers…

EuroBasket 2015: Bulgaria and Estonia reach finals

EuroBasket 2015: Bulgaria and Estonia reach finals

The finals of the first EuroBasket 2015 Qualifier are now set after the semifinal matches played on Saturday. In Estonia, the hosts overcame a six-point deficit from the first game…

Scott Christopherson joins Boncourt

Scott Christopherson joins Boncourt

BC Boncourt Red Team (Switzerland, LNA) has announced the signing of Scott Christopherson (190 cm, Iowa State’12) for this season. The guard will be entering just his second season in…

EuroBasket 2015: Bulgaria, Belarus take early leads

EuroBasket 2015: Bulgaria, Belarus take early leads

The two home clubs in the semifinal round of the EuroBasket 2015 Qualifier Tournament took care of business in front of their respective home crowds by picking up wins in…

Dwight Burke joins Lions de Geneve

Dwight Burke joins Lions de Geneve

Journeyman Dwight Burke (202 cm, Marguette’09) has found a new team for the upcoming 2013-14 season. He is headed to Switzerland’s LNA to play for Lions de Geneve. Burke began…

Babacar Toure moves to Union Neuchatel

Babacar Toure moves to Union Neuchatel

Senegalese big man Babacar Toure (205 cm) will be playing for a different team in the Swiss LNA this 2013-14 season. He will be joining Union Neuchatel. Toure played the…

EuroBasket 2015: Bulgaria qualifies for semifinals

EuroBasket 2015: Bulgaria qualifies for semifinals

After a huge third quarter and then fighting off a last minute comeback, Bulgaria grabbed the first seat in the semifinals of the EuroBasket 2015 Qualifier with an 81:79 Group…

EuroBasket 2015: 1st qualifier tips off Thursday

EuroBasket 2015: 1st qualifier tips off Thursday

With EuroBasket 2013 set to tip off in just over 34 days, 13 clubs that are not participating in this year’s event are set to begin their quest for inclusion…

Devin Sweetney to the Lugano Tigers

Devin Sweetney to the Lugano Tigers

Devin Sweetney (198 cm, St. Francis-PA’10) will play for Switzerland’s Lugano Tigers this 2013-14 season. The 25-year-old Sweetney played for the Moncton Miracles from Canada’s NBL in 2012-13. He played…

Ray Reese moves to BBC Monthey

Ray Reese moves to BBC Monthey

Ray Reese (196 cm, Tulsa’09) is moving to BBC Monthey from Switzerland’s LNA this 2013-14 season. In 2012-13 he played for another LNA club, Union Neuchatel Basket. The 26-year-old Reese…

Greg Brunner inks deal with Virtus Roma

Greg Brunner inks deal with Virtus Roma

Greg Brunner (201 cm, Iowa’06) will be playing for Acea Virtus Roma from Italy’s SerieA this 2013-14 season. The American player also holds a Swiss passport thanks to his roots.…

Myles McKay inks with Monthey

Myles McKay inks with Monthey

BBC Monthey (Switzerland, LNA) have announced the signing of Myles McKay (193 cm, University of Wisconsin Whitewater’09) for the 2013/2014 season. The center will join the club after recently leaving…

FIBA Men U20: Croatia holds off Ukraine rally

FIBA Men U20: Croatia holds off Ukraine rally

In one of two FIBA Men U20 European Championship games that required an extra five on Wednesday, the Ukrainians took a mere three minutes to erase the 16-point deficit the…

Rickey Gibson goes back to Switzerland

Rickey Gibson goes back to Switzerland

Rickey Gibson (191 cm, Stillman’06) will continue his career back on familiar territory in Switzerland with Lugano Tigers (LNA) after recently spending a short time with MBC in the German…

Diamantopoulos wins arbitration

Diamantopoulos wins arbitration

Greek player Georgios Diamantopoulos (196 cm) has won an arbitration case at the FIBA Basketball Arbitration …

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