October 24, 2017 - Parma wins Tallinn thriller Parma
defeated Kalev on the road, 76-74. The visitors were in control over
the first 20 minutes, leading 42-30 at halftime. Kalev bounced back in
the 3rd quarter. Several 3-pointers and Cedric Simmons’ bruising play
under the basket erased the deficit, forcing a dramatic 4th quarter.
Read more here.
October 24, 2017 - Turkish Airlines EuroLeague Regular Season, Round 3 The
first two-round week of the Turkish Airlines EuroLeague season arrives
in Round 3. The games are split into four games on Tuesday and four
more on Wednesday. All the teams will have quick turnarounds with Round
4 games on Thursday and Friday. Read more here.
October 24, 2017 - 7Days EuroCup Regular Season, Round 3 The
jockeying for group position continues in earnest as Round 3 of the
10-game regular season could begin separating the haves from the
have-nots. Six unbeaten teams in three groups try to hold onto their
stats, while an equal number of winless teams aim to rectify their
situations. Read more here.
October 24, 2017 - FMP beat Zadar and score their 3rd win in the 2017-18 season FMP
have defeated Zadar at home court and therefore scored their 3rd win in
the 2017-18 season. It also means that the Panthers are currently
holding the 2nd spot on the standings, as they have better
point-difference than Crvena zvezda mts, Partizan NIS and Cedevita.
Read more here.
October 23, 2017 - Jerusalem, Jerrells part ways Hapoel
Jerusalem announced that it had parted way with Curtis Jerrells, who
was an All-EuroCup First Team selection last season. Jerrells helped
Jerusalem reach the 7DAYS EuroCup Semifinals and won the Israeli League
championship in his lone full season with the club. Read more here.
October 23, 2017 - ABA Super Cup winners beat ABA League champions in Zagreb In
a close game in Zagreb, the reigning ABA Super Cup winners Cedevita
have prevailed over the reigning ABA League Champions Crvena zvezda
mts. Things are heating up at the top of the standings. Dzanan
Musa led them in scoring (17 points). Read more here.
October 23, 2017 - Valiev, Zenit swat down VEF Zenit
Russia defeated VEF Latvia at home, 84-83. Despite an 0-2 record,
including a disappointing setback against Nizhny Novgorod last Sunday,
VEF nearly upset Zenit in St. Petersburg. The visitors led by four
entering the final minutes. Read more here.
October 23, 2017 - Minsk quiets Astana, earns 1st win Tsmoki-Minsk
defeated Astana at home, 75-66. Minsk avoided an 0-3 start with a
come-from-behind win over visiting Astana. Semianiuk scored 15 to guide
the home team, who combined to limit the Kazakhs to 42 points over the
final three quarters in a gritty defensive performance. Read more here.
October 23, 2017 - Moscow drops Saratov behind De Colo’s 19 CSKA
Moscow defeated Avtodor Saratov at home, 93-66. Early on, it looked
like CSKA might put the game out of reach in the 1st quarter. The Army
Men scored the first 12 points and led 18-5 with 3:19 to play in the
opening period. Read more here.
October 22, 2017 - What a match! Partizan NIS - Igokea 117:104 The
final score says it all - This was one of the most spectacular games in
ABA League history, as two teams managed to score 221 points combined!
And there was no overtime! At the end, Partizan NIS prevailed over
Igokea and scored their 3rd win in a row in this season. Read more here.
October 21, 2017 - Spectacular ending in Ljubljana – Vranjes took Mornar to victory In
a thrilling finish in Ljubljana, Mornar have beaten Petrol Olimpija
with a buzzer-beating three-pointer off the backboard from long range
by Nemanja Vranjes. What a game! Strahinja Micovic led winners with 19
points. Read more here.
October 21, 2017 - UNICS shuts down Loko in 4th, goes To 3-0 UNICS
Kazan defeated Lokomotiv-Kuban Krasnodar on the road, 77-67. Both teams
were undefeated entering today’s game, posting 2-0 starts in the VTB
United League and leading their respective EuroCup groups. Read more here.
October 21, 2017 - Enisey sets free throw record in win over Nizhny Enisey
Krasnoyarsk defeated Nizhny Novgorod at home, 98-90. Enisey erased an
early deficit to defeat visiting Nizhny Novgorod and pick up its first
victory of the season. Six players scored in double digits for the home
team, led by Zabian Dowdell and Anthony Hilliard with 17 apiece. Read
October 21, 2017 - Buducnost VOLI beat Mega Bemax The
blue winning streak goes on as Buducnost VOLI have defeated Mega Bemax
at home court. This is the 5th consecutive win for the squad from
Podgorica, counting both ABA League and EuroCup. Nikola Ivanovic had no
mercy toward his former team Mega Bemax. Read more here.
October 21, 2017 - Turkish Airlines EuroLeague Round 2 MVP: Erick Green, Valencia Basket Erick
Green did his best to help his new team get an all-important win, and
in the process set a personal and a club all-time mark to earned his
first-ever EuroLeague MVP of the Round award. In Valencia's 78-71
victory over Anadolu Efes Istanbul, Green had 24 points. Read more here.
October 21, 2017 - ABA league, Round 5 Round
5 in ABA league Regular season will start today with three games on the
schedule. Buducnost VOLI will host Mega Bemax and they will try to keep
its winning record. Petrol Olimpija will host Mornar, and Partizan NIS
will host Igokea at 21.00 CET. Read more here.
October 21, 2017 - Green, Sastre lead Valencia to big win Valencia
Basket registered its first win in the 2016-17 Turkish Airlines
EuroLeague Regular Season by downing Anadolu Efes Istanbul 78-71 at
home on Friday. Valencia improved to 1-1 in the standings while Efes
dropped to 0-2. Erick Green paced the winners with 24 points. Read more
October 21, 2017 - Thompson leads Olympiacos to 2-0 after fast start Olympiacos
Piraeus rode a fast start on offense to improve to 2-0 with a
hard-fought 80-75 victory over Unicaja Malaga at Peace and Friendship
Stadium. The Greek team flew into a 15-point lead in the first quarter,
but Unicaja soon showed their renowned fighting spirit to battle back.
Read more here.
October 21, 2017 - Bjelica, Rochestie help Zvezda hold off Barcelona Crvena
Zvezda mts Belgrade used a perfect opening and a strong finish to make
for a memorable home opener, holding off FC Barcelona Lassa 90-82 in
front of a capacity crowd at the legendary Aleksandar Nikolic Hall on
Friday night. Read more here.
October 21, 2017 - Khimki stops Zalgiris, soars to 2-0 Khimki
Moscow Region made it two wins in as many home games after running away
from Zalgiris Kaunas by 85-77 on Friday. It marked the first time in
five EuroLeague seasons that Khimki has started 2-0, while Zalgiris
fell to 1-1. Read more here.
October 20, 2017 - Sloukas shines as Fenerbahce claims overtime win in Milan Reigning
champion Fenerbahce Dogus Istanbul breathed a big sigh of relief after
gaining its first victory of the season with a thrilling 86-92 overtime
triumph over AX Armani Exchange Olimpia Milan at Mediolanum Forum. Read
October 20, 2017 - Doncic, Randolph spark Madrid past CSKA In
a battle between the two winningest teams in continental basketball,
Real Madrid send a message that echoed all around the Turkish Airlines
EuroLeague by topping CSKA Moscow 82-69 in the Spanish capital on
Thursday. Madrid improved to 2-0 in the regular season standings. Read
October 20, 2017 - Calathes leads Panathinaikos in win over Brose Panathinaikos
Superfoods Athens registered its first win of the season by downing
visiting Brose Bamberg 93-83. Nick Calathes matched his career-high
with 23 points and Chris Singleton scored all 15 of his points in the
second half as Panathinaikos improved to 1-1. Read more here.
October 20, 2017 - Cole, Thomas lift Maccabi over Baskonia Norris
Cole and DeShaun Thomas came off the bench to lead Maccabi FOX Tel Aviv
to a 74-68 victory over Baskonia Vitoria Gasteiz on Thursday at Menora
Mivtachim Arena. Cole recorded 24 points and 5 assists and Thomas added
17 points as Maccabi improved to 2-0. Read more here.
October 19, 2017 - 7Days EuroCup Regular Season, Round 2 co-MVP's: Rokas Giedraitis and Jalen Reynolds The
Regular Season groups are starting to take shape after two rounds of
thrilling results across the continent. Two players stood tall among
the rest to lead their teams to respective wins with a performance
index rating each of 31, Rokas Giedraitis and Jalen Reynolds. Read more
October 19, 2017 - Della Valle's late heroics lift Reggio Emilia In
a hard-fought battle that went down to the wire, Grissin Bon Reggio
Emilia registered its first win in Group B by downing Galatasaray
Odeabank Istanbul 74-71 at home on Wednesday. Reggio Emilia improved to
1-1, while Galatasaray, the 2015-16 EuroCup champion, dropped to 0-2.
Read more here.
October 19, 2017 - Limoges sinks RETAbet in Bilbao Limoges
CSP went on the road and led for almost all of the 40 minutes to
eventually hold off RETAbet Bilbao Basket 91-98 on Wednesday night at
Bilbao Arena. Both teams now have 1-1 record in Group C. Limoges took a
double-digit lead early. Read more here.
October 19, 2017 - Dedovic paces Bayern in blowout of Lietkabelis FC
Bayern Munich used a big first half run to grab a 93-57 victory at home
over Lietkabelis Panevezys and improve to 2-0 in Group B of the 7DAYS
EuroCup. Bayern outscored Lietkabelis 28-0 over an 11-minute stretch
spanning the first and second quarters to gain complete control of the
game. Read more here.
October 19, 2017 - Babb keeps Lokomotiv undefeated Lokomotiv
Kuban remained undefeated in Group C by downing ALBA Berlin 75-59 at
home. Lokomotiv improved to 2-0 in Group C, while ALBA dropped to 1-1.
Chris Babb led the winners with 20 points on 5-of-6 three-point
shooting and Joe Ragland added 18 for Lokomotiv. Read more here.
October 19, 2017 - Darussafaka rallies to sink Cedevita in thriller Darussafaka
Istanbul overcame a double-digit second-half deficit before surviving a
drama in which it edged visiting Cedevita Zagreb 85-83 on Wednesday.
Darussafaka improved to 2-0 and took a three-way share of first place
in Group A, while Cedevita dropped to 0-2. Read more here.
October 19, 2017 - Mavrokefalidis, Baron fuel Rytas to victory in Belgrade Loukas
Mavrokefalidis and Jimmy Baron combined for all the points in a 0-11
run late in the fourth quarter that lifted Lietuvos Rytas Vilnius to an
80-91 come-from-behind victory over Partizan NIS Belgrade on Wednesday
at Aleksandar Nikolic Hall. Read more here.
October 19, 2017 - Zenit follows Harper, Gordon past visiting Trento After
a rough start, Zenit St Petersburg regrouped in time to defeat visiting
Dolomiti Energia Trento 81-70 on Tuesday for its first win of the new
7DAYS EuroCup season. Both teams now have 1-1 records, as does the rest
of Group D. Read more here.
October 18, 2017 - UNICS dominates second half to beat Levallois After
trailing by double figures in the second quarter, UNICS Kazan took
charge in the second half to beat Levallois Metropolitans on Wednesday
at Basket Hall. UNICS retained a share of first place in Group A at
2-0, while Levallois dropped its second straight game. Read more here.
October 18, 2017 - Turkish Airlines EuroLeague Regular Season, Round 2: Six teams host home openers Six
more sets of home fans will get to see their favorite teams in action
in their own arenas for the first time this Turkish Airlines EuroLeague
season in Round 2. The schedule is highlighted by the earliest meeting
this century between Real Madrid and CSKA Moscow. Read more here.
October 18, 2017 - Besiktas crush Oostende behind stellar defensive effort Besiktas
made light work of the home side Oostende, with a 77-49 rout. Besiktas
had little trouble, despite being on the road, jumping out to an early
lead, pulling away for good in the second period and controlling the
game on the defensive end to hold Oostende to under fifty points. Read
October 18, 2017 - AEK prevails in another overtime thriller hosted by Umana Reyer AEK
Athens scraped a 103-101 overtime triumph at Umana Reyer Venezia on
Tuesday with Mike Green leading the charge against his former team.
Green made the big plays late for Greeks AEK as they bounced back from
a Gameday 1 home defeat to Movistar Estudiantes. Read more here.
October 18, 2017 - Tenerife recover after losing big lead against Ludwigsburg Defending
champions Iberostar Tenerife held off MHP Riesen Ludwigsburg with an
82-72 victory at home on Tuesday night. Despite leading by as many as
24, the home side had to hold off a furious third quarter rally from
Ludwigsburg. Read more here.
October 18, 2017 - Jahmar Young signs with Cibona After
parting ways with Langston Hall, Cibona have quickly signed a contract
with a new player. The latest addition to the Wolves crew is Jahmar
Young. Young will join his new teammates this Wednesday, while it is
expected that he will make a debut for Cibona in the next ABA League
round. Read more here.
October 18, 2017 - Josh Bostic inks 1-year deal with Zadar Zadar
announced that they signed a 1-year contract with American player Josh
Bostic. This 196 cm tall player can cover several positions on the
court, which makes him very useful for head coach Aramis Naglic. Bostic
spent the previous season in Italy where he played for JuveCaserta.
Read more here.
October 18, 2017 - Fiat Turin roars past Andorra Fiat
Turin won its first ever 7DAYS EuroCup home game by beating MoraBanc
Andorra 92-86 at PalaRuffini on Tuesday night. The victory keeps Fiat
atop Group A with a 2-0 record, while Andorra fell to 0-2. Lamar
Patterson paved the way with 19 points. Read more here.
October 18, 2017 - ASVEL rolls over club records and Ulm In
its first 7DAYS EuroCup home opener in three years, ASVEL Villeurbanne
thrilled its crowd with a club-record performance in a 108-77 blowout
win on Tuesday over visiting ratiopharm Ulm. Both teams now have 1-1
records. Read more here.
October 18, 2017 - Tofas Bursa holds off Gran Canaria for its maiden EuroCup win Tofas
Bursa collected its first-ever victory in the 7DAYS EuroCup by beating
Herbalife Gran Canaria 98-94 in front of its home fans. Yigit Arslan
nailed 7 three-pointers for 21 points to lead five Tofas scorers in
double figures in the Group D game. Read more here.
October 18, 2017 - Buducnost claims key victory in Jerusalem Buducnost
VOLI Podgorica held on for a tough 81-86 road win over Hapoel Bank
Yahav Jerusalem at Pais Arena Jerusalem in the Israeli capital to keep
a share of first place in Group B with a 2-0 record. The result dropped
Jerusalem, a 7DAYS EuroCup semifinalist last season, to 0-2. Read more here.
October 17, 2017 - ABA league Round 4 MVP: Luka Zoric, Cibona We
have the MVP of the 4th round of the season and it is Cibona's center
Luka Zoric. Zoric dominated the court in the derby game of the Zagreb
city between his Cibona and Cedevita. He achieved 29 points, 9
rebounds, 2 blocks, a steal and a valuation of 41 in 32 minutes spent
on court. Read more here.
October 17, 2017 - Cibona and Hall parted ways Langston
Hall has ended his episode in the Zagreb club. After less than 3 months
spent in Kresimir Cosic Arena, Cibona and Hall have mutually agreed to
terminate their contract. Langston Hall will continue his career in
Greece with Promitheas. Read more here.
October 17, 2017 - Incredible game in Laktasi - MZT have beaten Igokea MZT
Skopje Aerodrom have defeated Igokea in the game in which two teams
scored more than 200 points combined. Damjan Stojanovski led MZT Skopje
with 23 points. With this win, MZT Skopje improved to 2-2 record while
Igokea dropped to 2-2. Read more here.
October 17, 2017 - New Montenegro coach Mitrovic names extended list of players for Qualifiers Zvezdan
Mitrovic has worked some magic in helping turn AS Monaco Basket into
one of the best teams in France and the Basketball Champions League.
His native Montenegro will be hoping he can bring some good times to
their national team, too. Read more here.
October 17, 2017 - 7Days EuroCup Regular Season, Round 2 The
2017-18 7DAYS EuroCup comes off an exciting start of the season and
enters Round 2 with a lot of big games. To begin with, Hapoel Bank
Yahav Jerusalem and Buducnost VOLI Podgorica face each other for the
first time after 284 EuroCup games combined. Read more here.
October 17, 2017 - Samardo Samuels is the new Partizan NIS player Former
EA7 Olimpia Milano and Barcelona player is the new reinforcement of
Partizan NIS. Samardo Samuels signed with the black and white and will
arrive to Belgrade soon. The new black and white center previously
played in the NBA as well. Read more here.
October 17, 2017 - Khimki and Robinson catch fire in Perm Khimki
Moscow Region defeated Parma Perm on the road, 106-69. Playing in front
of a sold-out Molot Arena, Khimki pulled away in the second half for a
37-point win. Thomas Robinson led the visitors with 17 points, while
Parma guard Frank Gaines scored a game-high 22. Read more here.
October 16, 2017 - Kazan clinical in win over Kalev UNICS
Russia defeated Kalev Estonia at home, 104-78. Kalev was a heavy
underdog entering Sunday’s matchup in Kazan. The Estonians lost by 26
at home vs. Lokomotiv in the season opener, while UNICS stormed to a
34-point win over Zenit. Read more here.
October 16, 2017 - CSKA’s blistering defense stops Minsk CSKA
Russia took down Tsmoki-Minsk Belarus at home, 90-54. CSKA played
without two of its three centers: Othello Hunter and Alan Makiev.
Dimitris Itoudis also gave Vitaly Fridzon and Victor Khryapa their
first starts of the season. Read more here.
October 16, 2017 - Lukics opens with win, Nizhny beats VEF Nizhny
Novgorod Russia defeated VEF Latvia at home, 80-64. Both teams
struggled at times on offense in the first half. The home team gave up
10 turnovers, while VEF missed seven free throws, but still led by two
at the break, 36-34. Read more here.
October 16, 2017 - St. Petersburg sinks Astana beyond the arc Zenit
Russia defeated Astana Kazakhstan at home, 84-73. Zenit rode excellent
three-point shooting to victory at home, sinking a gutsy effort from
the Kazakh visitors and electric point guard Justin Carter. Demonte
Harper lead winners with 21 points. Read more here.
October 16, 2017 - Buducnost VOLI have beaten Crvena zvezda mts on the road There
are no more undefeated teams in the 2017-18 ABA League season!
Buducnost VOLI surprised Crvena zvezda mts at front of their fans and
won 79-75. With this win, Buducnost VOLI improved to 3-1 record, Crvena
zvezda dropped to 3-1. Read more here.
October 16, 2017 - Petrol Olimpija returning from Sremska Mitrovica with a pair of points Petrol
Olimpija have beaten Mega Bemax on the road in Sremska Mitrovica and
they did it quite deservedly after a thriller in the end, since they
have offered the home team’s fans some show to see with their
attractive performance. Read more here.
October 15, 2017 - Cibona won the Zagreb derby Cibona
have won their second game this season in the ABA League and for sure
their sweetest one so far – after an overtime in the derby of the
Zagreb city against Cedevita. Luka Zoric led Cibona with 29 points and
9 rebounds. Read more here.
October 15, 2017 - Huge away win for FMP FMP
have defeated Mornar on the road in the 4th round of the 2017-18 ABA
League Regular Season. Aleksandar Bursac and Nemanja Nenadic paced
winners with 18 points each. Nenadic also added 6 rebounds. Read more here.
October 14, 2017 - Former NBA star Ratko Varda reinforced Dynamic Dynamic
have strengthened their frontcourt by adding experienced big man Ratko
Varda to their squad. Ratko Varda has already been registered for
playing in the ABA League 2 and will be able to make his debut in the
second round, when Dynamic will host Teodo of Tivat. Read more here.
October 14, 2017 - Avtodor buries Enisey in season opener Avtodor
Saratov opened the season with a convincing win over Enisey
Krasnoyarsk, 102-83. Anticipation was high for Avtodor’s first game of
the season and the home team immediately surged ahead. Ian Hummer led
winners with 15 points, 6 rebounds. Read more here.
October 14, 2017 - Turkish Airlines EuroLeague Round 1 MVP: Pierre Jackson, Maccabi FOX Tel Aviv Many
stars shined brightly as the long-awaited start of the 2017-18
EuroLeague Regular Season unfolded this week, but none did so more than
Maccabi FOX Tel Aviv guard Pierre Jackson, who delivered a memorable
opening night performance and earned his first MVP of the Round honor.
Read more here.
October 14, 2017 - Partizan NIS shined and won in Zadar Partizan
NIS are taking home from Zadar two points from the game in Visnjik in a
wonderful atmosphere in front of 6000 fans in Kresimir Cosic Arena.
Vanja Marinkovic scored 33 points (7/8 for 3 points, 13/15 in total), 5
rebounds and an assist, which made up his total valuation of 31. Read
October 14, 2017 - Pinar Karsiyaka's Jarrod Jones claims Gameday 1 MVP honor Four
games into their season and there's something that all fans of Pinar
Karsiyaka are sure of. They have one heck of a big man in their lineup
in Jarrod Jones, a 27-year-old that hails from the basketball heartland
of America, Indiana. Read more here.
October 14, 2017 - Zalgiris survives a thriller against Zvezda In
a back-and-forth affair in which neither team had a lead bigger than 7
points, Zalgiris Kaunas held off Crvena Zvezda mts Belgrade 78-76 on
Friday night at the packed Zalgirio Arena. A thrilling Turkish Airlines
EuroLeague season opener for both teams went down to the last seconds.
Read more here.
October 14, 2017 - Shved, Robinson pace Khimki past Valencia A
pair of returnees to the Turkish Airlines EuroLeague put on a
hard-fought clash on Friday before Khimki Moscow Region defeated
visiting Valencia Basket 75-70 before a delighted home crowd in the
Russian capital. Read more here.
October 14, 2017 - ABA league Round 4 Zadar
and Partizan NIS will open Round 4 in ABA league Regular season. Game
is scheduled for Saturday, October 14 at 17.00 CET. Both teams are with
1-2 record. Zadar will try to use home court advantage to grab its
second win. Read more here.
October 14, 2017 - Tillie out long-term for Olympiacos Moments
before he could play in his first Turkish Airlines EuroLeague game for
Olympiacos on Thursday, forward Kim Tillie suffered an injury that
could keep him off the playing court into next year. Tillie, 29 years
old, was warming up on Thursday when he hurt his leg. Read more here.
October 13, 2017 - Jackson show gives Maccabi big win in Bamberg Maccabi
FOX Tel Aviv got a magical performance from Pierre Jackson to start its
Turkish Airlines EuroLeague season with a strong 71-88 victory at Brose
Bamberg. Jackson collected 27 points, 9 assists for a performance index
rating of 41 in his first EuroLeague game for Maccabi. Read more here.
October 13, 2017 - Printezis leads Olympiacos past Baskonia Olympiacos
Piraeus started the 2017-18 Turkish Airlines EuroLeague season in style
by downing Baskonia Vitoria Gasteiz 75-64. Olympiacos registered its
sixth consecutive win against Baskonia in EuroLeague action and its
13th straight home win against the Spanish powerhouse. Read more here.
October 12, 2017 - Doncic’s career-high leads Madrid over Efes Teenage
superstar Luka Doncic showcased his brilliance while Gustavo Ayon
dominated inside as Real Madrid opened the new season in style by
defeating Anadolu Efes Istanbul on the road 74-88 on Thursday night at
Sinan Erdem Dome. Read more here.
October 12, 2017 - CSKA rallies past AX Milan for its 10th straight home win CSKA
Moscow trailed by as many as 16 points in the first half, but took
control in the second to beat AX Armani Exchange Olimpia Milan 93-84 in
the Turkish Airlines EuroLeague season opener for both sides. The
victory was also the 10th in a row for CSKA in the Russian capital.
Read more here.
October 12, 2017 - New club, same result for Top Performer Petrovic An
off-season move has done little to upset the rhythm of Sonja Petrovic,
who showed her injury concerns are behind her, picking up an efficiency
of 31 to take Week 1 Top Performer honors. She had 26 points,
accompanied by 5 rebounds, 3 assists, 2 blocks. Read more here.
October 12, 2017 - Rampant Strasbourg overpower Petrol Olimpija Strasbourg
claimed a 83-69 victory over Petrol Olimpija in their opening Group C
game of the Basketball Champions League. Taking part in the competition
for a second straight year, Vincent Collet's side took the lead for
good late in the first quarter and went in front by as many as 21
points. Read more here.
October 12, 2017 - Aris use big first half to stave off Stelmet Zielona Gora Aris
got off to a winning start in the Basketball Champions League with a
70-64 win over Stelmet Zielona Gora. After having a commanding 37-23
halftime lead, the home side had to work a lot harder than expected
heading into the final quarter, holding off a furious rally from the
Polish side. Read more here.
October 12, 2017 - 7 Days EuroCup Regular Season, Round 1 MVP: Luke Sikma, ALBA Berlin Their
home debut in the new 7DAYS EuroCup season could not have gone much
better for ALBA Berlin and its new forward, Luka Sikma, who earned the
right to be called MVP for Round 1 of the regular season. Read more here.
October 12, 2017 - Turkish Airlines EuroLeague, Round 1 The
day basketball fans around the globe have waited all summer for is
here! The Turkish Airlines EuroLeague returns Thursday with 10 teams
active on opening night. Four of them will share the spotlight in two
simultaneous tip-offs at 19:00 CET. Read more here.
October 12, 2017 - Anadolu Efes adds Doellman Anadolu
Efes Istanbul reached an agreement with power forward Justin Doellman,
who signed a one-year deal with the Turkish powerhouse on Wednesday.
Efes keeps an option to release him by the end of 2017. Doellman (2.05
meters, 32 years old) arrives from FC Barcelona Lassa. Read more here.
October 12, 2017 - Scoring runs from Sutton, Behanan and Shields spark Trento Dolomiti
Energia Trento relied on a string of individual scoring runs to secure
a deserved 85-75 opening night victory over ASVEL Villeurbanne. The
Italian team led nearly all the way after bouncing back from a poor
start behind Dominique Sutton, who scored 11 points in the first
quarter. Read more here.
October 12, 2017 - Lasme leads UNICS to victory at newcomer Andorra UNICS
Kazan played the role of spoiler by going on the road to defeat
newcomer Morabanc Andorra 68-76 in the latter's first 7DAYS EuroCup
game ever on Wednesday in Group A. UNICS finished with 9 blocked shots,
tying its EuroCup club record. Read more here.
October 11, 2017 - Versatile Gibson gives Budocnost opening-night win over Reggio Emilia Buducnost
VOLI Podgorica held its nerve to seal a back and forth 82-74 home
victory over Grissin Bon Reggio Emilia. The home team controlled the
first quarter before Reggio Emilia dominated the second and third, but
a 21-5 tear in the final period did the job for Buducnost. Read more here.
October 11, 2017 - Ragland, Babb rally Lokomotiv at Limoges A
defensive showdown that turned into a back-and-forth thriller
ultimately disappointed the home fans as visiting Lokomotiv Kuban
Krasnodar held on to beat Limoges CSP by 61-63. Joe Ragland and Chris
Babb split all of Lokomotiv's 14 fourth-quarter points to lift their
team to victory. Read more here.
October 11, 2017 - Bayern defense, teamwork denies host Galatasaray A
Round 1 showdown of Group B powerhouses turned out to be all about the
visitors as FC Bayern Munich smothered host Galatasaray Odeabank
Istanbul 69-86 on Wednesday. Defense was the name of Bayern's game as
it held Galatasaray just 38 points through the first 25 minutes. Read
October 11, 2017 - Todorovic paces RETAbet to road win at Rytas Dejan
Todorovic poured in 20 points as RETAbet Bilbao Basket opened its 7DAYS
EuroCup season with a 83-93 road victory over Lietuvos Rytas Vilnius in
Group C on Wednesday. RETAbet nearly blew a 19-point third quarter lead
with Rytas cutting the gap to 4 points in the final stages. Read more here.
October 11, 2017 - Lavrinovic twins lead Lietkabelis to big home win Lietkabelis
Panevezys sent a message that echoed all around the 7DAYS EuroCup by
downing one of last season's semifinalists, Hapoel Jerusalem, 86-72 at
home. As last year, Lietkabelis made the most out of its home-court
advantage to start the EuroCup regular season in style. Read more here.
October 11, 2017 - Lewis sparkles to lead Ulm to victory in opener Trey
Lewis and Toure Murry combined for 12 points during an 18-0 fourth
quarter-run that saw ratiopharm Ulm come from behind for an 83-73
victory over Tofas Bursa in the 7DAYS EuroCup season opener at
ratiopharm Arena on Tuesday. Read more here.
October 11, 2017 - 7DAYS EuroCup Group D analysis The
six teams in Group D ensure plenty of excitement for EuroCup fans every
week! Herbalife Gran Canaria has the oldest player in the competition
in playmaker Albert Oliver, who is among the all-time EuroCup leaders
in assists and appearances. Read more here.
October 11, 2017 - ABA league Round 3 MVP: Luka Bozic (Zadar) We
have the MVP of the 3rd round of the season and it is Zadar's forward
Luka Bozic. Bozic dominated the court in the game of his Zadar against
MZT Skopje Aerodrom. He achieved 16 points, 9 rebounds, 4 assists, a
block and a valuation of 32 in 40 minutes spent on court. Read more here.
October 10, 2017 - Khimki Erupts in 3rd Quarter to defeat VEF Khimki
Russia defeated VEF Latvia on the road, 104-64. Leading 47-44 early in
the 3rd quarter, Khimki went on a 23-3 run to put the game out of reach
and secure its second win of the season. Khimki finished with 63 points
in the second half, one less than VEF’s entire output on offense. Read
October 10, 2017 - Huge away win for Zadar in Skopje Zadar
defeated MZT Skopje Aerodrom on the road in the last game of 2017/18
ABA League Round 3. Preston Knowles led winners with 25 points, 5
rebounds and 8 steals. Mislav Brzoja added 17 points and 5 rebounds.
Read more here.
October 10, 2017 - 7Days EuroCup Regular season, Round 1: Here we go again! Welcome
to the 2017-18 7DAYS EuroCup season, which starts Tuesday with 24 teams
ready to battle for the ultimate goal. This will be the 16th edition of
the competition and possibly the toughest ever with multiple former
EuroLeague and EuroCup champions. Read more here.
October 10, 2017 - Basketball Champions League Regular Season set for tip-off 32-team
Regular Season for the Basketball Champions League tips off this week
with every side having just one thing in mind. Borrowing from one of
the most used of sporting clichés, clubs will be taking a
one-game-at-a-time approach that hopefully ensures each progresses to
Play-Offs. Read more here.
October 9, 2017 - 7DAYS EuroCup Group C analysis A
pair of former EuroCup champions, two teams that were each just a win
away from taking the EuroCup crown themselves and a pair of former
continental champions make Group C a must-watch. The teams in Group C
will not lack veteran leadership. Read more here.
October 9, 2017 - Olympiacos, Milutinov together through 2020 Olympiacos
Piraeus reached a new agreement with center Nikola Milutinov to extend
his contract until the end of the 2019-20 season, the club announced
Monday. Milutinov (2.13 meters, 22 years old) is set to start his third
season with Olympiacos. Read more here.
October 9, 2017 - Petrol Olimpija reinforced by Domen Lorbek Petrol
Olimpija Ljubljana have signed an agreement on cooperation with former
Slovenia national team member Domen Lorbek, who is coming back to
Olimpija, where he had previously played in the 2006-07 season. The
player has agreed to play for the team from Ljubljana for one season.
Read more here.
October 9, 2017 - Buducnost VOLI have beaten Cibona Buducnost
VOLI have demonstrated their strenth once again, as they have beaten
Cibona at home court without many problems. Nemanja Gordic was the man
of the match for Buducnost VOLI this time. He led his team in scoring
(14 points) and passing (3 assists). Read more here.
October 9, 2017 - Zenit Rebounds vs. Parma Zenit
St. Petersburg defeated Parma Perm at home, 98-73 (21-17, 26-16, 25-24,
26-16). Zenit returned home from a disappointing 34-point defeat in
Kazan on Thursday, hoping to notch the first win of the season against
Parma. Read more here.
October 9, 2017 - Lokomotiv Stifles Kalev Lokomotiv-Kuban
Russia defeated Kalev Estonia on the road, 88-62 (25-13, 19-21, 21-11,
23-17). Lokomotiv-Kuban’s trio of newcomers–Brian Qvale, Chris Babb and
Trevor Lacey–combined for 47 points to guide the visitors over Kalev,
88-62. Read more here.
October 9, 2017 - CSKA Defeats Astana Behind De Colo’s 24 CSKA
Russia overpowered Astana Kazakhstan on the road, 92-72 (29-15, 30-17,
15-21, 18-19). The Army Men took care of business in the first half.
Finishing up a two-game swing to the League’s easternmost clubs, CSKA
showed little sign of fatigue in the early going. Read more here.
October 9, 2017 - Igokea stun Cedevita on the road Igokea
pulled off a major upset by beating Cedevita in Dom sportova, Zagreb.
Dorell Wright paced winners with 22 points, 3 rebounds, 3 assists. Vuk
Radivojevic added 16 points and 6 assists. With this win, Igokea
improved to 2-1 record, while Cedevita dropped to 2-1. Read more here.
October 9, 2017 - Crvena zvezda mts conquered Tivoli Crvena
zvezda mts are continuing their winning streak at the beginning of the
season, as they have won for the third time in three games so far, by
beating Petrol Olimpija on the road. Taylor Rochestie shined again, as
he led his team to the victory with 16 points, 7 rebounds, 6 assists.
Read more here.
October 9, 2017 - 7DAYS EuroCup Group B analysis Group
B does not only feature two former champions – Hapoel Bank Yahav
Jerusalem and Galatasaray Odeabank Istanbul – but also an ambitious FC
Bayern Munich team which has set the bar high this season. Read more here.
October 8, 2017 - Partizan NIS score their 1st win in the new season For
the 3rd time in this season Partizan NIS have played a thrilling game.
This time, the black & white crew were the winning team as they
prevailed over FMP at home court. Patrick Miller had 20 points and 4
assists, while his overall index rating was 23. Read more here.
October 8, 2017 - Mega Bemax stay unbeaten at home court Mega
Bemax are continuing to impress with their high-quality performances
this season, after they have beaten Mornar and kept an unbeaten record
of their fortress. Nikola Rebic led his team perfectly with 19 points,
9 assists, 3 rebounds and a steal and a total valuation of 25. Read
October 8, 2017 - Real Madrid bolsters backcourt with Randle Real
Madrid added another point guard to the mix by signing Chasson Randle
for the upcoming season. Randle (1.88 meters, 24 years old) played for
New York and Philadelphia in the NBA last season and Westchester in the
G-League. Read more here.
October 8, 2017 - 7DAYS EuroCup Group A analysis There
are only three teams in the 2017-18 7DAYS EuroCup that featured in the
EuroLeague last season and two of them – Darussafaka Istanbul and Unics
Kazan – will compete in Group A. Unics is also one of five former
EuroCup champs in the competition this season. Read more here.
October 7, 2017 - ABA league Round 3 Already
time for Round 3 in ABA league Regular season. After 2 played games,
only Cedevita and Crvena zvezda are undefeated. Partizan NIS and Zadar
still looking for thier first wins in this stage of the competition.
Read more here.
October 6, 2017 - 2017-18 Euroleague Basketball ADIDAS NEXT GENERATION TOURNAMENT Qualifier hosts, participants announced Euroleague
Basketball is excited to confirm the 32 teams who will compete to be
crowned European U18 club champions, as well as the 2017-18 Euroleague
Basketball ADIDAS NEXT GENERATION TOURNAMENT Qualifier hosts. Read more
October 6, 2017 - ABA league Round 2 MVP: Will Cherry, Cedevita We
have the MVP of the 2nd round of the season and it is Cedevita's guard
Will Cherry. Cherry dominated the court in the game against Zadar. He
achieved 17 points, 7 rebounds, 8 assist, 2 steals and a valuation of
27 in just as many minutes spent on court. Read more here.
October 6, 2017 - Cibona grab first win against Olimpija Cibona
have achieved their first victory of the ABA League season, as they
have edged out Petrol Olimpija at home court in Drazen Petrovic Arena
in Zagreb in the second round of the ABA League. Marko Tomas ended the
clash against Petrol Olimpija with 18 points. Read more here.
October 6, 2017 - Igokea beat Buducnost VOLI in another ABA League thriller Igokea
scored their 1st win in the 2017-18 ABA League season after beating
Buducnost VOLI at home court in Laktasi. This was the very first game
for Dorell Wright in ABA League. And the former NBA champion was a true
leader of Igokea! He scored 22 points and had 6 rebounds. Read more here.
October 5, 2017 - Zvezda still perfect Crvena
zvezda mts defeated Mega Bemax and kept the perfect score in the
2017-18 ABA League season. Crvena zvezda mts have scored their 12th
consecutive win against Mega Bemax in the regional league! Taylor
Rochestie made 26 points today and had 6 assists. Read more here.
October 5, 2017 - Deividas Busma arrived to Cibona Deividas
Busma has arrived to Zagreb, where he will stay on a 10-day tryout.
Last season Busma played in Spain for Castello, for which he averaged
8.6 points and 4.9 rebounds per game in the second division of Spanish
club basketball. Read more here.
October 5, 2017 - Cedevita convincing in Zadar Cedevita
have started the season just the way they had desired – after
previously having won the ABA Super Cup in Bar, they have opened the
regular season of the ABA League with a 2:0 score. They were better
than both FMP and Zadar in the opening two rounds. Read more here.
October 5, 2017 - Brandis Raley-Ross wins the game for Mornar at the buzzer! Mornar
defeated Partizan NIS, as Brandis Raley-Ross scored a buzzer-beating
2-pointer! At one side home team and their fans were ecstatic, on the
other the visitors could not believe that they lost the match in the
final second after returning from -18 deficit. Read more here.
October 4, 2017 - FMP cruised to home win over MZT
FMP have achieved their first win of the
season and they have done it with a convincing performance at the home
court against MZT Skopje Aerodrom. Young gun Aleksa Radanov had a
tremendous contribution to FMP’s victory this time. Read more here.
October 4, 2017 - Teodo extend contract with Nikola Vucurovic Teodo
Tivat announced that they have extended contract with Nikola Vucurovic
(37 years, 201 cm). Vucurovic plays as small forward and he will be
part of Teodo crew which will compete in the 2017-18 ABA League 2. Read
October 4, 2017 - Vasilije Bacovic joins Lovcen on loan Young
center Vasilije Bacovic has joined Lovcen 1947 on a loan move from
Buducnost VOLI. Therefore this 21-year old player will spend the next
season in ABA League 2, where he will try to help Lovcen 1947 win the
promotion to ABA League 1. Read more here.
October 3, 2017 - Igokea sign contract with NBA champion Dorell Wright Igokea
have completed a huge transfer as they signed a contract with NBA
champion Dorell Wright! Wright has a significant NBA experience, as he
played for Miami Heat, Golden State Warriors, Philadelphia 76ers and
Portland Trail Blazers. Read more here.
October 3, 2017 - Marko Tomas new Cibona member Marko
Tomas is coming to the Wolves pack for the second time. Besides Cibona,
he used to play for Zagreb, Real Madrid, Fuenlabrada, Fenerbahce,
Cedevita and Ankara in his career. The contract is signed until the end
of the season, with an exit clause, if that suits both parties. Read
October 3, 2017 - ABA league Round 1 MVP: Mathias Lessort (Crvena zvezda mts) We
have the MVP of the 1st round of the season and it is Crvena zvezda mts
big man Mathias Lessort. Lessort dominated the court during the home
game of his team against Mornar. Mathias Lessort achieved 22 points, 4
rebounds, 2 assists. Read more here.
October 3, 2017 - Petrol Olimpija started with a victory in front of home fans Petrol
Olimpija have beaten Igokea in the first game of the season for both
squads and have therefore successfully started with the new name and
new jerseys. Jordan Morgan was the man for Petrol Olimpija, as he led
them in scoring with 20 points. Read more here.
October 3, 2017 - ABA league, Round 2 Round
2 in ABA league regular season will start today at 18.00 CET as FMP
will host MZT Skopje. FMP suffered defeat in Round 1 against Cedevita.
MZT Skopje celebrated at home against Partizan NIS. Read more here.
October 2, 2017 - Zvezda made a powerful start in the new season Crvena
zvezda mts scored a convincing win over Mornar in the opening round of
the 2017-18 ABA League season. Mathias Lessort paced winners with 18
points. Taylor Rochestie added 15 points and 6 assists. Read more here.
October 1, 2017 - Mega Bemax stormed to the victory against Cibona Mega
Bemax have demonstrated tons of talent, as they have beaten Cibona at
home in Sremska Mitrovica and opened their ABA League season with a
victory. Vlatko Cancar was the key factor for Mega Bemax this time
around, as he scored 17 points with a 3/4-shot from the 3-point line.
Read more here.
October 1, 2017 - Yordan Minchev to spend the season with MZT Skopje Aerodrom One
of the most talented European players in his generation, Bulgarian
Yordan Minchev, is a new member of MZT Skopje Aerodrom, as he comes in
on a one-year loan from Fenerbahce Istanbul. The player that can cover
the positions of a shooting guard and small forward. Read more here.
October 1, 2017 - Nik Slavica pens multi-year contract with Cedevita Just
one day after they opened the 2017/18 ABA League season wtih a win over
FMP, Cedevita have brought in another new player! The orange team from
Zagreb announced that they signed a multi-year contract with Nik
Slavica (20 years, 205 cm). Read more here.