Laron Dendy joins Darussafaka

Laron Dendy joins Darussafaka

Laron Dendy (205 cm, Middle Tennessee State’12) has been signed by Darussafaka C. Tires Istanbul from Turkey’s TB2L. He has already logged his first game for Darussafaka and tallied 19 points and 14 rebounds in 33 minutes of playing time. The 25-year-old big man is still in the midst of his rookie season as a […]

Renaldo Balkman to Venezuela

Renaldo Balkman to Venezuela

After a tumultuous stint in the Philippines playing for the Petron Blaze, Renaldo Balkman (201 cm, South Carolina’05) found a fresh start when he was drafted by Brujos de Guayama from Puerto Rico’s BSN. But even before playing a game for Guayama, it has been announced that the Puerto Rican-American Balkman will be joining Guaiqueries […]

Daniel Fitzgerald returns to Switzerland

Daniel Fitzgerald returns to Switzerland

Daniel Fitzgerald (206 cm, Marquette’08) is set to rejoin SAM Basket Massagno from Switzerland’s LNA. He was previously with them in the 2009-10 season. He is making the move from Japan where he played for the Akita Northern Happinets (BJ League). In 16 games playing for Akita NH, Fitzgerald averaged 7.3 ppg and 5.2 rpg. […]

Drew Gordon leaving Partizan

Drew Gordon leaving Partizan

While there has yet to be an official statement made, it appears that Drew Gordon (205 cm, New Mexico’12) is set to leave BC Partizan MT:S Beograd from Serbia’s A League. The 23-year-old Gordon made the announcements via his Twitter account. In his rookie season as a professional basketball player, Gordon played 10 games for […]

Pete Mickeal’s season ended by blood clot

Pete Mickeal’s season ended by blood clot

It is a tough blow for Regal FC Barcelona as they announce that Pete Mickeal (199 cm, Cincinnati’00) is done for the season due to the recurrence of a dangerous pulmonary embolism. The 35-year-old Mickeal also missed a big chunk of the 2010-11 season due to a similar blood clot, which was a complication following […]

Omar Sneed departs Mersin

Omar Sneed departs Mersin

Omar Sneed (198 cm, Memphis’99) has left Mersin Buyuksehir Belediyesi from Turkey’s TBL. He played 11 games for them this 2012-13 season and logged averages of 12.5 ppg and 6.1 rpg. That 11-game stint was actually a return engagement between him and Mersin. He was with the team during the 2011-12 season and played 15 […]

Predrag Krunic is new coach of Bayreuth

Predrag Krunic is new coach of Bayreuth

BBC Bayreuth from Germany’s BBL has recently announced that Predrag Krunic will be the team’s new Head Coach. Krunic, who hails from Bosnia and Herzegovina, is not on a rescue mission to salvage what’s left of Bayreuth’s season, but actually being positioned should the team avoid gettting eliminated. Krunic has had a long-standing background coaching […]

Tubby Smith fired by Minnesota

Tubby Smith fired by Minnesota

Tubby Smith was hired as Head Coach of the Minnesota Golden Gophers in March 2007. That was after he had spent nine years with Kentucky. In the six seasons that 61-year-old has coached the team he can proudly say that he guided them to the Big Ten Tournament Semifinals in 2008, the Big Ten Tournament […]