ABA Liga Playoffs Preview

ABA Liga Playoffs Preview

The ABA Liga playoffs are set and fans are in for some exciting basketball in the coming days. On March 23rd four of the best teams in the Adriatic region will take to the court in two best-of-three series to determine the finalists for 2018-19. The regular season ended this weekend after 22 rounds and […]

NCAA: Duke, UNC, Gonzaga, UVA Awarded Top Seeds

NCAA: Duke, UNC, Gonzaga, UVA Awarded Top Seeds

March Madness is upon us! The 2019 NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament brackets have been announced and Duke University has been awarded the No. 1 overall seed. Two other teams from the ACC were awarded top seeds in University of North Carolina and University of Virginia. Joining them is Gonzaga University, the team that has held […]

Derek Needham signed by Rytas

Derek Needham signed by Rytas

Derek Needham (180 cm, Fairfield’13) has agreed to terms with BC Rytas Vilnius (Lithunia-LKL) and will close out 2018-19 with the Lithuanian club. Needham is an American international player who also holds a Montenegrin passport. He’s been a member of the Montenegrin National Team since 2016. He began the season donning the colors of AS […]

Olympiacos Struggles vs. Armani in Turkish Airlines EuroLeague

Olympiacos Struggles vs. Armani in Turkish Airlines EuroLeague

The playoff race in the Turkish Airlines EuroLeague is heating up and understandably so. Three of the eight playoff berths are already spoken for by Fenerbahce, Real Madrid and CSKA Moscow. The remaining five spots are being contested by eight to nine teams. Round 26 started on Thursday with five games and as expected, there […]

7Days EuroCup Semifinals are Set

7Days EuroCup Semifinals are Set

The brackets of the 7Days EuroCup semifinals are finally set after three teams emerged victorious in their respective quarter-final tilts. Valencia Basket already punched their tickets last week and now they’re joined by ALBA Berlin, MoraBanc Andorra, and Unics Kazan. The trio of do-or-die games were all close as the six teams competing wanted the […]

Aleksandar Djordjevic hired by Virtus Bologna

Aleksandar Djordjevic hired by Virtus Bologna

Virtus Bologna (Italy-Serie A) has landed experienced Serbian-Italian coach Aleksandar Djordjevic to take the helm of the team for the remainder of the 2018-19 season. He most recently was the coach of FC Bayern Muenchen (Germany-BBL) from 2016 to 2018. He successfully guided them to a German League championship in 2017. This comes at the […]

Zion Williamson Named ACC Player and Rookie of the Year

Zion Williamson Named ACC Player and Rookie of the Year

Just like that. There was little surprise as Zion Williamson was named the ACC Player of the Year and Rookie of the Year. Even though he’s missed Duke University’s last several games with a sprained knee, Zion’s put together enough of an impressive resumé this season, that there was little doubt that he would get […]

Cedevita Wins Again in ABA Liga

Cedevita Wins Again in ABA Liga

The playoff berths may already be set in the ABA Liga, for a few weeks now actually, but it does not mean that teams have nothing to play for. With the exception of Crvena Zvezda, who have locked up the top seed over a month ago, the last three spots in the playoffs have set […]