O.J. Mayo signs with Hunan

O.J. Mayo signs with Hunan

O.J. Mayo (193 cm, USC’08) will continue his professional basketball career in 2019 with the Hunan Jinjian Miye (China-NBL). This will be the first time Mayo will be playing for a Chinese basketball team. The 31-year-old Mayo joins the Chinese club after spending his 2018-19 season on the roster of the Dacin Tigers (Taiwan-SBL). He […]

NBA Playoffs: Bucks Eliminate Celtics, Advance to East Finals

NBA Playoffs: Bucks Eliminate Celtics, Advance to East Finals

NBA Playoffs – On Wednesday night, the Milwaukee Bucks defeated the Boston Celtics 116-91 in Game 5 and advance to the Eastern Conference finals. The last time Milwaukee reached this stage of the postseason was way back in 1974. The Bucks led from start to finish and it was actually a bit surprising that the […]

VTB League Playoffs Heat Up, Alexey Shved Wins Scoring Title

VTB League Playoffs Heat Up, Alexey Shved Wins Scoring Title

Don’t look now, but the VTB League playoffs are heating up. Over the last several days the quarterfinals brought some expected results with top teams notching wins. So far, CSKA Moscow, Unics Kazan and Khimki Moscow Region climbed to 2-0 leads in their respective series. Lokomotiv Kuban and Zenit St. Petersburg are tied at 1-1. […]

Nate Barfield joins Tijuana

Nate Barfield joins Tijuana

Nate Barfield (206 cm, Langston’12) is a recent addition to the roster of the Zonkeys de Tijuana (Mexico-CIBACOPA). He’s actually already made his debut for his new teams and scored six points in 16 minutes on the floor. Before heading to Mexico, Barfield played the 2018-19 season in Asia for Pelita Jaya Energi-MP Jakarta (Indonesia-IBL), […]

Bologna Wins 2019 Basketball Champions League Title

Bologna Wins 2019 Basketball Champions League Title

Segafredo Virtus Bologna have been crowned victors of the 2019 FIBA Basketball Champions League after defeating Iberostar Tenerife 73-61 in the finals. This was a huge win for Bologna, being their first European title in over a decade. The well-deserved victory came thanks to the monster game put up by Kevin Punter who dropped a […]

NBA Playoffs: Blazers Up 2-1 After 4OT Thriller

NBA Playoffs: Blazers Up 2-1 After 4OT Thriller

It was a freaky Friday night in the NBA playoffs indeed. First, the “Greek Freak,” Giannis Antetokounmpo led the Milwaukee Bucks to a 123-116 win over the Boston Celtics, helping his team take a 2-1 advantage in their Eastern Conference semifinals series. That was earlier in the evening. What was to follow, blew that game […]