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BC Donetsk withdraws from VTB League

BC Donetsk withdraws from VTB League

Ukrainian team BC Donetsk has officially withdrawn from the VTB United League. The VTB United League is a regional league participated in mostly by former Soviet Union teams. Team management…

VTB League: Khimky stuns CSKA with late three

VTB League: Khimky stuns CSKA with late three

There were only two games on tap in the VTB League this Sunday, but fans were not short-changed as far as action was concerned. CSKA Moscow (11-2) lost to undefeated…

VTB United League: Khimky stays undefeated

VTB United League: Khimky stays undefeated

It was an epic clash between the two remaining undefeated teams in Group B of the VTB United League with only one of them coming out unscathed. BC Khimky Moscow…

Cory Higgins to Lyubertsy

Cory Higgins to Lyubertsy

Cory Higgins (195 cm, University of Colorado´11) will play for Triumph Lyubertsy in the VTB United League this season. The former NBA guard most recently played in the NBA Pro…

Jahmar Young waived by Novgorod

Jahmar Young waived by Novgorod

Jahmar Young (196 cm, New Mexico State’10) has been waived by Russian club BC Nizhny Novgorod (PBL and VTB United League) a month after joining the team. During his short…

Dijon Thompson returns to Novgorod

Dijon Thompson returns to Novgorod

Dijon Thompson (201 cm, UCLA´05) has rejoined BC Nizhny Novgorod (Russia, PBL and VTB United League).The swingman represented Novgorod last season and impressed enough to be tabbed by the Russian…

Bracey Wright lands in Krasnie Krilya

Bracey Wright lands in Krasnie Krilya

Bracey Wright (191 cm, Indiana’05) will bring his game to Russian basketball team Krasnie Krilya Samara (PBL) this 2013-14. Wright played in three leagues for Croatia’s KK Cedevita Zagreb (A1)…

Donnie McGrath to Spartak St. Petersburg

Donnie McGrath to Spartak St. Petersburg

Russian team Spartak St. Petersburg has added Irish-American player Donnie McGrath (193 cm, Providence’06) to their roster for the 2013-14 season. McGrath began the 2012-13 season playing in Greece’s A1…

Julian Wright inks with Krasnie Krilya

Julian Wright inks with Krasnie Krilya

Russian and VTB United team Krasnie Krilya Samara have added former NBA forward Julian Wright (203 cm, Kansas’07) to their ranks for the 2013-14 season. In 2012-13 Wright played in…

James Augustine stays with Khimky

James Augustine stays with Khimky

James Augustine (208 cm, Illinois’06) will be playing his second season for BC Khimky Moscow Region (Russia-PBL) this 2013-14. This is the last year of a two-year contract he signed…

Kyle Landry continues with Triumph

Kyle Landry continues with Triumph

Canadian Kyle Landry (207 cm, Northern Arizona’08) is set to play a third season for Russia’s Triumph Lyubertsy (PBL) this 2013-14 season. Landry is currently a member of the Canadian…

Paul Davis retained by Khimky

Paul Davis retained by Khimky

Russian team BC Khimky Moscow Region has opted to keep 29-year-old Paul Davis (211 cm, Michigan State’06) for one more season. Davis had a busy 2012-13 season for Khimky, playing…

Luke Harangody inks with Unics Kazan

Luke Harangody inks with Unics Kazan

Former NBA forward Luke Harangody (201 cm, Notre Dame’10) will test his game in Russia for Unics Kazan this 2013-14. He was drafted by the Boston Celtics in the second…

Marko Popovic added by Khimky

Marko Popovic added by Khimky

Croatian Marko Popovic (185 cm, Southern Idaho’01) is set to reinforce the backcourt of BC Khimky Moscow Region (Russia-PBL) this coming season. The veteran international player was initially signed by…

K.C Rivers leaves Khimky

K.C Rivers leaves Khimky

K.C Rivers (196 cm, Clemson’09) has left the team of Khimky Moscow Region (Russia, PBL, VTB United League, and Euroleague). The American will now be a free agent after deciding…

Scottie Reynolds inks with Nymburk

Scottie Reynolds inks with Nymburk

Scottie Reynolds (188 cm, Villanova’10) will play in the Czech Republic next season after inking a deal with NBL and VTB United League team CEZ Basketball Nymburk. The point guard…

Zalgiris Kaunas withdraws from VTB league

Zalgiris Kaunas withdraws from VTB league

The Lithuanian powerhouse B.C. Zalgiris Kaunas has announced that it will be withdrawing from the…

Krunoslav Simon signs with Lokomotiv

Krunoslav Simon signs with Lokomotiv

Krunoslav Simon (197 cm) is headed to Russia. The Croatian is signing a two-year deal to play for Lokomotiv Kuban from Russia’s PBL. Simon spent majority of his professional career…

Derrick Brown stays with Lokomotiv Kuban

Derrick Brown stays with Lokomotiv Kuban

Former NBA player, Derrick Brown (203 cm, Xavier’09) is expected to remain with Lokomotiv Kuban from Russia’s PBL. Brown will be signing a two-season deal with the team. Brown was…

DeJuan Collins leaves Samara

DeJuan Collins leaves Samara

DeJuan Collins (188 cm, Tuskegee’99) has not been picked up by Krasnie Krilya Samara (Russia, PBL, VTB United League, EuroChallenge) for next season. The American joined Samara in March of…

Lukoil Academik now in VTB League

Lukoil Academik now in VTB League

Lukoil Academik Sofia from Bulgaria’s NBL won the 2013 Bulgarian league title. This coming 2013-14 season the VTB United League will be welcoming them as a new addition to its ranks.  This…

VTB United: CSKA wins title over Kuban in 4

VTB United: CSKA wins title over Kuban in 4

CSKA Moscow continued their dominance of the VTB United League with four-game victory in the 2012-13 finals over Lokomotiv-Kuban. On Friday, CSKA put the finishing touches on their fourth title…

Jeremy Pargo heads to CSKA

Jeremy Pargo heads to CSKA

Jeremy Pargo (188 cm, Gonzaga’09) has been tabbed by CSKA Moscow (Russia, PBL, VTB United League, and Euroleague) to play with the team during the 2013/2014 season. The point guard…

VTB United: CSKA takes G5, advances to Finals

VTB United: CSKA takes G5, advances to Finals

They took their VTB United League semifinal series to Game 5 on Friday, and in the battle of the two Moscow clubs, CSKA Moscow came out on top of Khimki…

VTB United: Khimki & CSKA Moscow go up 2-0

VTB United: Khimki & CSKA Moscow go up 2-0

The VTB United League playoff quarterfinals reached Game 2 in all four best-of-five series on Friday with Khimki pounding VEF Riga, 103:82, to improve to 2-0, and CSKA Moscow beating…

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