DeMarcus Cousins’ season ends before it begins with torn ACL

DeMarcus Cousins’ season ends before it begins with torn ACL

Calling the last couple of years a rough patch in the professional basketball career of DeMarcus Cousins is a bit of an understatement at this point. Cousins and the Los Angeles Lakers got the awful news today that the big man is dealing with a torn ACL and will likely miss the entire upcoming 2019-20 […]

Mindaugas Kupsas signed by Hapoel Jerusalem

Mindaugas Kupsas signed by Hapoel Jerusalem

Lithuanian big man, Mindaugas Kupsas (217 cm) is set to be a new face on the roster of Hapoel Jerusalem (Israel-Winner League) for the upcoming 2019-20 season. Kupsas spent the 2018-19 season lending his talents to homegrown team Panevezys Lietkabelis (Lithuania-LKL). He played 14 games for them in the Basketball Champions League where he averaged […]

Gal Mekel pens with Reggio Emilia

Gal Mekel pens with Reggio Emilia

Gal Mekel (190 cm, Wichita State’08) has agreed to terms with Italian club Gissin Bon Reggio Emilia (Italy-Serie A) and will bolster their backcourt for the 2019-20 season. Mekel is a 31-year-old Israeli international basketball player who has been a member of the Israeli National Team since 2009. He spent the 2018-19 season playing for […]

Chasson Randle deals with Tianjin

Chasson Randle deals with Tianjin

Ex-NBA guard Chasson Randle (188 cm, Stanford’15) is taking his game to China in 2019-20 after landing a deal with the Tianjin Gold Lions (China-CBA). In his last season in the NBA, Randle suited up for the Washington Wizards and logged 49 games. During that span, he managed to produce averages of 5.5 ppg and […]

NBA: Joseph Tsai to gain full ownership of Brooklyn Nets

NBA: Joseph Tsai to gain full ownership of Brooklyn Nets

Joseph Tsai, a co-founder of Chinese e-commerce company Alibaba, is set to take full ownership of NBA team the Brooklyn Nets. He already currently owns a 49 percent stake in the team but will be purchasing the remaining 51 percent from Russian billionaire Mikhail Prokhorov with the franchise valued at a whopping $2.35 billion, according […]

CSKA Moscow lands Mike James, Ex-Armani

CSKA Moscow lands Mike James, Ex-Armani

CSKA Moscow (Russia-VTB) scored big time in free agency after securing the services of Mike James (185 cm, Lamar’12) for the 2019-20 season. James was the high-scoring guard of AX Armani Exchange Milano (Italy-Serie A) that was responsible for a lot of their success in 2018-19. He played 30 games for them in the Turkish […]

Sebastian Telfair sentenced to prison for 3 1/2 years

Sebastian Telfair sentenced to prison for 3 1/2 years

Former NBA guard, Sebastian Telfair has been sentenced to 3 1/2 years in prison for possession of a loaded gun. He was convicted of criminal possession of a weapon in April after the police found a loaded gun in his vehicle during a traffic stop on July 2017. Telfair was selected 13th overall in the […]