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Manu Ginobili adds to Argentina woes

Manu Ginobili adds to Argentina woes

Manu Ginobili has not been given permission to join the Argentine contingent at this year’s World Cup after the San Antonio Spurs said he could not play the tournament. The…

Venezuela takes SAB Championship Gold

Venezuela takes SAB Championship Gold

Host nation Venezuela won the South American Championships with a 74-65 win over defending champs Argentina in a game between the tournaments two undefeated teams. The Venezuelans had home court…

Argentina to meet Venezuela in Finals

Argentina to meet Venezuela in Finals

The stage is set. Argentina will face host nation Venezuela in the South American Basketball Championships after both teams cleared their semifinal match-ups. Argentina managed to hold down Uruguay in…

Uruguay smashes through Chile, 92-52

Uruguay smashes through Chile, 92-52

Venezuela – The Uruguay team opened the South American Championships in style with a start-to-finish domination of Chile, 92-52. The first quarter was foreshadowed how the rest of the game…

Facundo Campazzo joins Real Madrid

Facundo Campazzo joins Real Madrid

Popular Spanish club Real Madrid (Spain-Liga Endesa) has signed Argentinian player Facundo Campazzo (179 cm) for the 2014-15 season. This will be the 23-year-old guard’s first foray outside of Argentina.…

Drake Reed links with Formosa

Drake Reed links with Formosa

Drake Reed (196 cm, Austin Peay State’09) has linked up with La Union Formosa in the Argentine Liga A and will play in South America for the first time. The…

Real Club de Lima wins Peru Liga

Real Club de Lima wins Peru Liga

Real Club de Lima clinched the Peruvian Liga de Lima title with a 76-70 home win over Regatas de Lima in the deciding game of the championship series. The champs…

Real Club tie Peruvian title series 2-2

Real Club tie Peruvian title series 2-2

Real Club de Lima defeated Regatas de Lima 78-64 in Game 4 of the Peruvian League final series. The victory meant that the club tied the series 2-2 and took…

Regatas de Lima extends to 2-1 lead

Regatas de Lima extends to 2-1 lead

Regatas de Lima took command of the Peruvian Liga Nacional title series by downing Real Club de Lima 77-85 in Game 3. After recording a home win in Game 2,…

Regatas Lima ties finals 1-1

Regatas Lima ties finals 1-1

After losing Game 1 of the Peruvian Liga Nacional finals series Regatas Lima hit back by downing Real Club de Lima 87-73 in Game 2. The victory took the series…

CBC Championship Day 3 roundup

CBC Championship Day 3 roundup

The Group stage of the 2014 Caribebasket (CBC Championship) tournament drew to a close after all nations played their third game of the competition. Two teams from each group will…

Manu Ginobili to miss the World Cup

Manu Ginobili to miss the World Cup

Argentine national team and San Antonio Spurs guard Manu Ginobili (198 cm) is a doubt for the FIBA 2014 World Cup and is likely to miss the competition. While playing…

Donta Smith switches to Jerusalem

Donta Smith switches to Jerusalem

Donta Smith (201 cm, Southeastern Illinois JC’04) will return to Israel next season after signing with Hapoel Migdal Jerusalem (Winner League). The small forward has been playing in the Winner…

Joao Paulo Batista added by Limoges

Joao Paulo Batista added by Limoges

French Pro A club Limoges CSP Elite is bringing in Brazilian player Joao Paulo Batista (205 cm, Gonzaga’06) for the 2014-15 season. In 2013-14 the 32-year-old Batista played for another…

Robert Battle heads to Quimsa

Robert Battle heads to Quimsa

Robert Battle (205 cm, Drexel’03) will be making his way to a new team within the Argentinian LigaA. In 2014-15 the veteran big man will be playing for Asociacion Quimsa…

Marino de Anzoátegui wins Venezuelan LPB

Marino de Anzoátegui wins Venezuelan LPB

The Venezuelan LPB finals series may have gone to the decisive game, but in the end Marinos de Anzoátegui cruised to a Game 7 win to take the title. A…

Cimarrones de Choco wins Colombian Liga

Cimarrones de Choco wins Colombian Liga

The Colombian Liga DirecTV was decided by the tie break game in the finals series as Cimarrones de Choco defeated Guerreros de Bogota 76-78. An exciting, tense, and close game…

Intercontinental Cup pits Tel Aviv against Flamengo

Intercontinental Cup pits Tel Aviv against Flamengo

Maccabi Tel Aviv will have the chance to add to is international honours as the Euroleague winners will face off against Flamengo in the 2014 Intercontinental Cup. The game is…

Penarol Mar del Plata wins LigaA

Penarol Mar del Plata wins LigaA

Penarol Mar del Plata’s recent success in the Argentine LigaA continued last night as the club won the title for the fourth time in five seasons. An 88-73 victory over…

Lee Roberts to Olimpico de La Banda

Lee Roberts to Olimpico de La Banda

  Lee Roberts (201 cm, Findlay, Ohio’09) set to make his return to Argentina’s Liga A after signing a deal to play for Ciclista Olimpico de La Banda for the…

Courtney Fortson returns to Trotamundos

Courtney Fortson returns to Trotamundos

Courtney Fortson (180 cm, Arkansas’10) is set to make his return to the Trotamundos de Carabobo (Venezuela-LPB) this 2014. The 26-year-old Fortson is coming off a stint with 2014 Russian…

Flamengo wraps up Brazil NBB

Flamengo wraps up Brazil NBB

Flamengo wrapped up the Brazilian NBB title for the second consecutive season after defeating Paulistano Sao Paolo 78-73 in the final game. The Rio de Janeiro club capped topping the…

Duke Crews returns to Cader Montevideo

Duke Crews returns to Cader Montevideo

Duke Crews (203 cm, Bowie State’10) is returning to Cader Montevideo in the Uruguayan Metropolitan league the club has announced. It will be the second stint Duke Crews has had…

Ciclista tastes Argentine TNA glory

Ciclista tastes Argentine TNA glory

The Argentine TNA has been decided as Ciclista Juninense claimed the title after a 62-65 win over Instituto Cordoba in Game 4 of the final series. The Junin based club…

Rio Claro wins Brazilian Liga Ouro

Rio Claro wins Brazilian Liga Ouro

Rio Claro took a 87-76 victory over Lins Basquete to win the Liga Ouro title and book a place in the Brazilian top flight next season. The Liga Ouro access…

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