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Vitor Faverani leaves Boston Celtics

Vitor Faverani leaves Boston Celtics

Vitor Faverani (211 cm) has left the Boston Celtics after being cut by the NBA franchise after injury cut short his stay. The Brazilian player signed a new $2 million…

Kyle Lamonte opts for Brasilia

Kyle Lamonte opts for Brasilia

Kyle Lamonte (191 cm, William Carey’08) will suit up for Brazilian NBB club Uniceub/BRB/Brasilia through the course of this campaign. He is joining the club after already playing for Pieno…

Worrel Clahar heads to Sorocabana

Worrel Clahar heads to Sorocabana

Brazilian NBB club Liga Sorocabana de Basquete announced the signing of Worrel Clahar (180 cm, De Paul’13) to the team. The American has not had a post so far this…

Liga SudAmericana title for Bauru

Liga SudAmericana title for Bauru

Bauru claimed a triumphant victory in the final of the Liga SudAmericana over Brazilian rival Mogi das Cruzes, cruising to a 79-53 win. It was the second time Bauru had…

O’Neal Mims now with Uberlandia

O’Neal Mims now with Uberlandia

O’Neal Mims (208 cm, Angelo State’05) is a new addition to the roster of Unitri/Universo Uberlandia (Brazil-NBB) this 2014-15 season. The 31-year-old has already played his first game for his…

Leroy Hickerson heads to Uniceub/Brasilia

Leroy Hickerson heads to Uniceub/Brasilia

Thirty-two-year-old Leroy Hickerson (196 cm, Cumberlands’05)  is switching teams in Latin America. The American player is headed to Uniceub/Brasilia (Brazil-NBB) for the 2014/15 season. In 2014 he played three games for…

Brazilian NBB, Flamengo wins opener

Brazilian NBB, Flamengo wins opener

The Brazilian NBB opened on Friday with a show stopping game between reigning champions Flamengo and Paulistano. Travelling team Flamengo put nearly a hundred points on the board, but needed…

Otis George inks with Macae

Otis George inks with Macae

Otis George (205 cm, Louisville’05) is on his way to Brazil to play for NBB team Macae Basquete for the remainder of the season. He has previous experience in the…

Young deals with Macae

Young deals with Macae

Ian Young (191 cm, Auburn´05) has penned a new deal with Macae Basquete (Brazil, NBB) and will represent the club through the 2014/2015 season. The American played his last hoops…

DeVon Hardin signs with Paulistano

DeVon Hardin signs with Paulistano

DeVon Hardin (211 cm, California’08) is headed back to Brazil where he will sign with Paulistano/Unimed from Sao Paolo (NBB). Initially, he had committed to the Foshan Long Lions from…

Memphis Grizzlies see off Flamengo

Memphis Grizzlies see off Flamengo

Flamengo’s NBA tour saw the team collect another defeat as the Brazilian champions slipped to a thumping loss against the Memphis Grizzlies. The franchise welcomed Flamengo to the FedEx Forum…

Orlando Magic Get Easy Win Over Flamengo

Orlando Magic Get Easy Win Over Flamengo

The Orlando Magic took an easy preseason win at home against the visiting Clube de Regatas do Flamengo (Brazil-NBB), 106-88. Orlando’s weapon of choice for this encounter was Montenegrin star…

Flamengo falls to the Phoenix Suns

Flamengo falls to the Phoenix Suns

Brazilian champions Flamengo fell to the Phoenix Suns 100-88 as they got their three game NBA tour underway where they will also play the Orlando Magic and Memphis Grizzlies. It…

Flamengo Wins the 2014 FIBA Intercontinental Cup

Flamengo Wins the 2014 FIBA Intercontinental Cup

Rio de Janeiro, Brazil – Clube de Regatas do Flamengo, the reigning Brazilian NBB and Liga de las Americas champions, have won the 2014 FIBA Intercontinental Cup. They faced the…

FIBA World Cup 2014: Spain is out

FIBA World Cup 2014: Spain is out

The second day of quarter-final games in the FIBA World Cup 2014 brought with them arguably the most exciting and intense Basketball of the tournament so far. Certainly, France knocking…

FIBA World Cup 2014 Quarterfinals Preview

FIBA World Cup 2014 Quarterfinals Preview

We’re down to the last eight teams in the FIBA World Cup 2014! Teams representing Asia, Africa, and Australia and Oceania have all been eliminated from the competition. Brazil (South…

FIBA World Cup 2014 Round of 16 Day 2

FIBA World Cup 2014 Round of 16 Day 2

Spain – The last four teams to fill out the quarterfinals of the FIBA World Cup 2014 have been determined after some intense action in Day 2 of the Round…

Scott Machado signs with Kalev/Cramo

Scott Machado signs with Kalev/Cramo

BC Kalev/Cramo Tallinn (Estonia-Alexela KML) will be getting a boost to their backcourt depth this season with the signing of Scott Machado (188 cm, Iona’12). The 24-year-old Machado is a…

FIBA World Cup 2014 Day 3: Groups A & B

FIBA World Cup 2014 Day 3: Groups A & B

Only Groups A and B hit the hardwood in Day 3 of the FIBA World Cup 2014, but the six games on tap were well worth the price of admission.…

FIBA World Cup 2014 Day 2

FIBA World Cup 2014 Day 2

In Day 2 of the FIBA World Cup 2014 a few teams remain hot, garnering back to back wins and riding their momentum from Day 1. Seven teams are still…

Brazil defeat old foes Argentina

Brazil defeat old foes Argentina

When Argentina and Brazil meet, even if it is in a pre-season friendly, it is never truly a Basketball friendly, such is the rivalry between the two Latin American countries.…

Walter Herrmann switches to Flamengo

Walter Herrmann switches to Flamengo

Walter Herrmann (203 cm) has made a move to Club de Regata do Flamengo, the current double champions of the Brazilian top flight NBB. The Argentine with a Spanish dual…

Raul Neto pens with UCAM Murcia

Raul Neto pens with UCAM Murcia

Universidad Catolica de Murcia CB (Spain-Liga Endesa) has landed 22-year-old Brazilian point guard Raul Neto (186 cm) this 2014-15. He just finished a five-game run, representing Brazil in the 2014…

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…

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…

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