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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…

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…

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…

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…

Scott Machado joins ASVEL

Scott Machado joins ASVEL

ASVEL Lyon-Villeurbanne Basket (France-ProA) has added Brazilian-American guard Scott Machado (188 cm, Iona’12) for the rest of the season. He was a recent addition to the Brazilian National Team in…

Nafis Ricks pens for Rio Claro

Nafis Ricks pens for Rio Claro

Nafis Ricks (188 cm, Missouri State´11) has linked up with Rio Claro Basquete in the Brazilian Paulista for the remainder of the season. The guard has been playing for Liga…

FIBA selects wildcards for 2014 World Cup

FIBA selects wildcards for 2014 World Cup

The four wildcards for the 2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup have been named by FIBA´s Central Board after a meeting in host nation Spain. The teams chosen to be wildcards…

Tony Washam signs for Flamengo

Tony Washam signs for Flamengo

Tony Washam (200 cm, St Vincent´05) has been added to the frontcourt at Clube de Regatas do Flamengo of the Brazilian NBB. The forward has started the 2013/2014 season with…

Otis George joins Minas

Otis George joins Minas

Otis George (205 cm, Louisville´05) has signed a deal to play for Minas in the Brazilian NBB for the rest of the 2013/2014 season. The experienced Dominican played last season…

Jason Smith to Mogi das Cruzes

Jason Smith to Mogi das Cruzes

Jason Smith (183 cm, Alabama-Huntsville’07) has agreed to terms with Brazilian NBB team Mogi das Cruzes/Helbor and is set to play for them for the 2013-14 season. The 30-year-old Smith…

Brian Laing picked up by Minas

Brian Laing picked up by Minas

Brian Laing (195 cm, Seton Hall’08) has been picked up by Brazilian NBB team Minas for the 2013/2014 season. The swingman has already made his first appearance for the team…

Chris Hayes leaves Sao Paulo

Chris Hayes leaves Sao Paulo

Chris Hayes (206 cm, Detroit Mercy´09) has been released by Vivo/Franca Basquete Sao Paulo (Brazil, NBB) after the coaching staff decided to cut him. The American joined the team in…

Ned Cox inks with Sorocabana

Ned Cox inks with Sorocabana

Ned Cox (185 cm, Evansville´13) has been announced as a new signing for Brazilian Paulista team Liga Sorocabana de Basquete for this season. The American is turning pro after completing…

C.J. Collins heads to Vila Velha

C.J. Collins heads to Vila Velha

C.J. Collins (180 cm, McNeese State´11) will play in South America for the first time after inking for Vila Velha/Cetaf (Brazil, NBB). Most recently the guard had a disappointing stint…

Fabricio Melo heads out of Dallas

Fabricio Melo heads out of Dallas

Fabricio Melo (212 cm, Syracuse’12) has been released by the Dallas Mavericks of the NBA and is once again looking for a team. The center was also released by the…

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