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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…

Rashaun McLemore chooses Velha/Cetaf

Rashaun McLemore chooses Velha/Cetaf

Vila Velha/Cetaf of the Brazilian NBB has tabbed former Tijuca Rio de Janeiro (NBB) player Rashaun McLemore (195 cm, Cal State Northridge´11). Last season with Tijuca Tenis Clube Rio de…

Josimar Ayarza inks for Paschoalotto

Josimar Ayarza inks for Paschoalotto

Josimar Ayarza (205 cm, South Mississippi´11) has been signed by Paschoalotto/Bauru (Brazil, Paulista and Liga Sudamericana) for the season. The Panamanian has played his entire career in South America since…

Rashad McCants added by Uberlandia

Rashad McCants added by Uberlandia

Former NBA swingman Rashad McCants (193 cm, North Carolina’05) is the latest import to be added by Brazilian team Unitri/Universo Uberlandia (NBB). He is coming in as a replacement for…

Robby Collum departs Uberlandia

Robby Collum departs Uberlandia

After three seasons with Universo Uberlandia (Brazil, NBB) American Robby Collum (185 cm, West Michigan’03) and the team have parted ways. The guard joined the team in 2010 and during…

FIBA Americas: Preliminary round is done

FIBA Americas: Preliminary round is done

The preliminary rounds of the FIBA Americas 2013 are now in the books. Canada, Jamaica, Argentina and the Dominican Republic all came away with victories in their final matches for…

FIBA Americas: Puerto Rico finishes perfect R1

FIBA Americas: Puerto Rico finishes perfect R1

As the 2013 FIBA Americas Championship moves into the final day of Round 1, Group A’s leader has already been established. Puerto Rico finished their fourth and final contest of…

Fabricio Melo released by Memphis

Fabricio Melo released by Memphis

Brazilian prospect Fabricio Melo (212 cm, Syracuse’12) has been released by NBA franchise the Memphis Grizzlies before playing for the team. The 23-year old center was originally drafted by the…

David Jackson heads back to Brazil

David Jackson heads back to Brazil

David Jackson (196 cm, Pennsylvania State’07) will extend his stay in Latin American Basketball after signing for Winner/Kabum Limeira (Brazil, Paulista). The guard has had a fruitful career in South…

Rafael Hettsheimeir moves to Unicaja

Rafael Hettsheimeir moves to Unicaja

Rafael Hettsheimeir (206 cm) has found a new team within Spain’s Liga Endesa. He makes to move to Unicaja Malaga in 2013-14, having played for Real Madrid in 2012-13. Hettsheimeir…

FIBA Men U19: United States takes World title

FIBA Men U19: United States takes World title

The FIBA Men U19 World Championships concluded Sunday with the United States running the table during the competition winning all nine games they played, finishing with an 82:68 win over…

FIBA Men U19: USA slips past Serbia, QFs set

FIBA Men U19: USA slips past Serbia, QFs set

The contingent from the United States playing in the FIBA Men U19 World Championships entered Game 6 of the qualifying rounds with a perfect 5-0 record along with their opponent…

FIBA Men U19: Six clubs grab spots in QFs

FIBA Men U19: Six clubs grab spots in QFs

Day 6 of the FIBA Men U19 World Championships resulted in six teams clinching spots in the quarterfinals, with three teams still undefeated after Croatia took a 91:90 barnburner from…

FIBA Men U19: Four remain unblemished

FIBA Men U19: Four remain unblemished

After four games in the FIBA Men U19 World Championships, four clubs remain unbeaten, as Lithuania, Serbia, Spain and the United States have set aside all challengers thus far. The…

FIBA Men’s U19 Worlds advance to next round

FIBA Men’s U19 Worlds advance to next round

The FIBA Men’s U19 World Championships finished the Preliminary Round on Saturday in Prague, Czech Republic, setting up the 12 clubs that will move on to the Eight-Final Round. In…

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