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European winners 2015: major leagues roundup

European winners 2015: major leagues roundup

The 2015 season has finished in most domestic leagues, deciding the European winners this season and as the saying goes, there can only be one winner. Around the continent the…

U19 World Championships, Q/F stage locked

U19 World Championships, Q/F stage locked

The eighth finals of the U19 World Championships threw up a few surprises as the nations to contest the quarter-finals were locked. The biggest shock came as Australia downed Serbia…

U19 World Championships, groups decided

U19 World Championships, groups decided

The group phase of the 2015 U19 World Championships has come to a close and the nations holding berths to the next round have been decided. There are few surprises…

Jackson Vroman Found Dead at L.A. Home

Jackson Vroman Found Dead at L.A. Home

Former international player Jackson Vroman (208 cm, Iowa State’04) was found dead at his Los Angeles home on Monday. He was 34. The cause of his death was not available,…

LeBron James to Opt Out of Contract July 1st

LeBron James to Opt Out of Contract July 1st

On July 1 LeBron James will be opting out of the final year of his current contract with the Cleveland Cavaliers and become an unrestricted free agent. His decision comes…

2015 FIBA U19, Day 2 recap

2015 FIBA U19, Day 2 recap

Day 2 of the 2015 FIBA U19 World Championship saw some of the tournament favourites consolidate their positions in the group stages. However, it was yet another day of enthralling…

Banco di Sardegna Sassari crowned Serie A champion

Banco di Sardegna Sassari crowned Serie A champion

A gripping 2014/2015 season in Italy’s Serie A went right down to a deciding game in the finals series, with Banco di Sardegna Sassari winning the title. The club overcame…

Hapoel Migdal Jerusalem is Israeli champion

Hapoel Migdal Jerusalem is Israeli champion

Hapoel Migdal Jerusalem sits atop Israeli Basketball for the first time in its history after outgunning Hapoel Fattal Eilat to win the Premier League title. The club cruised to the…

Real Madrid sweeps Barcelona for title

Real Madrid sweeps Barcelona for title

2015 will be a year to remember for Real Madrid fans as the Spanish club clinched the Spanish Liga Endesa title just a month after winning the Euroleague. The club’s…

2015 NBA Draft: Top Prospects Buzz

2015 NBA Draft: Top Prospects Buzz

The 2015 NBA Draft is just around the corner and after the draft combine more than a few pundits have settled in on their predictions as to who the top…

Grissin Bon, One Win Away from Serie A Title

Grissin Bon, One Win Away from Serie A Title

Grissin Bon Reggio Emila has taken a 3-2 lead in their Finals series against Banco di Sardegna Sassari in the Italian Serie A. They put up an effective home stand…

Real Madrid up 2-0 in Liga Endesa Finals

Real Madrid up 2-0 in Liga Endesa Finals

Real Madrid is at the cusp of claiming the 2015 Spanish Liga Endesa championship after going up 2-0 over El Clasico rivals, FC Barcelona. History is in their corner, with…

Brose Baskets Bamberg wins German BBL

Brose Baskets Bamberg wins German BBL

Brose Baskets Bamberg defeated Bayern Munich in the deciding fifth game of the German BBL championship series to be crowned the league winners. The victory continued the clubs’ recent dominance…

Pinar Karsiyaka Izmir crowned 2015 TBL champs

Pinar Karsiyaka Izmir crowned 2015 TBL champs

Pinar Karsiyaka Izmir won Game 5 of the Turkish Basketball League finals series to be crowned the 2015 TBL champions. The club celebrates its second title and collected the all-important…

Crvena Zvezda Belgrade wins Serbian League

Crvena Zvezda Belgrade wins Serbian League

Crvena Zvezda Belgrade once again sits atop Serbian Basketball after downing arch rival Partizan Belgrade 58-54 in Game 3 of the finals series. Red Star picked up the win at…

Maccabi Tel Aviv stunned by Eilat in semi-final

Maccabi Tel Aviv stunned by Eilat in semi-final

A seismic event occurred in the Israel Premier League as Maccabi Tel Aviv was knocked out of the play-offs at the semi-final stage. The spoils for one of the biggest…

Karsiyaka takes 3-1 lead in TBL finals

Karsiyaka takes 3-1 lead in TBL finals

Pinar Karsiyaka Izmir took another huge step towards the Turkish TBL title with a 91-88 overtime victory at home against Anadolu Efes Istanbul. After losing Game 1, Karsiyaka has rallied…

Red Star takes 2-0 lead in KLS Finals

Red Star takes 2-0 lead in KLS Finals

Belgrade, Serbia – Crvena Zvezda “Red Star” Telekom Beograd came away with a 69-72 victory over rivals BC Partizan NiS Beograd and now have a 2-0 advantage in the Serbian…

Stephen Curry scores 37 as Warriors win Game 5

Stephen Curry scores 37 as Warriors win Game 5

Game 5 of the NBA Finals, Stephen Curry put on display just a few aspects of why he was named the regular season M.V.P. He torched the Cleveland Cavaliers for…

Olympiacos sweeps to Greek league title

Olympiacos sweeps to Greek league title

Olympiacos Piraeus bested great rival Panathinaikos Athens in Game 3 of the Greek A1 finals to sweep the championship series and win an eleventh title. This seasons beaten Euroleague finalists…

Real Madrid makes Spanish ACB final

Real Madrid makes Spanish ACB final

Real Madrid advanced into the final of the Spanish ACB Liga Endesa with an 84-90 win over Valencia, while arch rival Barcelona was defeated by Unicaja Malaga. In victory, Real…

Turkish TBL, Karsiyaka evens finals series

Turkish TBL, Karsiyaka evens finals series

The Turkish TBL final is all square through Game 2 as Pinar Karsiyaka Izmir edged Anadolu Efes Istanbul on the road in a close encounter. Efes had romped to a…

Olympiacos rides to 2-0 finals lead over Panathinaikos

Olympiacos rides to 2-0 finals lead over Panathinaikos

Olympiacos Piraeus took another big step towards the Greek A1 title with a victory over nemesis Panathinaikos Athens in Game 2 of the finals series. The 69-76 victory came in…

Stelmet Zielona Gora wins 2015 Polish TBL

Stelmet Zielona Gora wins 2015 Polish TBL

Stelmet Zielona Gora is the champion of the Polish TBL once again after overcoming reigning title holders PGE Turow Zgorzelec in the finals series. The 75-69 victory in Game 6…

CSKA Moscow bags 4th-straight VTB Crown

CSKA Moscow bags 4th-straight VTB Crown

Once again, CSKA Moscow has asserted its dominance in the VTB United League, sweeping BC Khimky Moscow Region 3-0 in the Finals to claim their fourth-straight title. The third and…

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