May 6, 2015 - Appeals panel agrees to ALBA sanction reduction The
Euroleague Basketball Independent Appeals Panel partially upheld a
petition from ALBA Berlin to mitigate sanctions by the Independent
Disciplinary Judge concerning incidents surrounding the club's home
game with Galatasaray Liv Hospital Istanbul. Read more here.
May 6, 2015 - 2014-15 Alphonso Ford Top Scorer Trophy: Taylor Rochestie, Nizhny Novgorod The
first of the 2014-15 EFES Euroleague Awards, the Alphonso Ford Top
Scorer Trophy, has been won by Nizhny Novgorod playmaker Taylor
Rochestie, whose scoring exploits this season helped bring a rookie
team all the way to the Top 16. Read more here.
May 6, 2015 - Cedevita extended with Bilan The
2014-15 ABA League finalist Cedevita has not satisfied itself with
claiming the second place this season, but has already started to build
on future successes. The first move from the club from Dom sportova was
to extend its starting center Miro Bilan – for two more seasons. Read
May 6, 2015 - Ukraine to do without Kurasova Ukraine
have been dealt a blow ahead of the Final Round after revealing a
25-strong candidate list without the experience and quality of one of
their major operators in the shape of Oleksandra Kurasova. Alina
Iagupova is the headline act on the Ukrainian roster. Read more here.
May 5, 2015 - Warriors' Stephen Curry voted NBA's MVP over Harden, James His
voice cracked first. Then, his eyes got red. Finally, Stephen Curry
cried. The Golden State Warriors point guard won the NBA's Most
Valuable Player award Monday, the biggest moment yet of a young career
already full of overcoming obstacles. Read more here.
May 5, 2015 - Panathinaikos parts ways with head coach Ivanovic Panathinaikos
Athens split ways with head coach Dusko Ivanovic, and now the former
head of bench will be replaced on interim basis by his assistant
Sotiris Manolopoulos. The coaching change came the day after the Greens
lost at home 66-77 their Greek League derby against Olympiacos. Read
May 5, 2015 - 6 time European Champions Maccabi Tel Aviv and 3 time
European Champions EA7 Emporio Armani Milan To Play First "Euro
Classic" Games in U.S. The
Euroleague Basketball World Tour will take a major step next autumn
when, for the first time ever, two Turkish Airlines Euroleague
powerhouses will face off against each other in two preseason games on
North American soil. Read more here.
May 4, 2015 - Warriors roll past Grizzlies 101-86 in Game 1 of West semis Golden
State Warriors coach Steve Kerr joked before Game 1 of the Western
Conference semifinals that reporters should have two stories ready: One
if his team looked well-rested and won, another if it looked rusty and
lost. Read more here.
May 4, 2015 - Beal leads well-rested Wizards past Hawks 104-98 in Game 1 After
resting up for the past week, the Washington Wizards merely had to
withstand Atlanta's early pace. Once the Hawks ran out of gas, Bradley
Beal and the Wizards took control. Just call them the road warriors.
Beal shook off a sprained ankle to score 28 points. Read more here.
May 4, 2015 - France name strong preliminary squad Defending
EuroBasket champions France announced on Saturday an impressive
preliminary list of 24 players from which the final squad for
September's show-piece event will emerge. Tony Parker will be back
leading France following a one-year hiatus. Read more here.
May 1, 2015 - The MVP is... Boban Marjanovic! Boban
Marjanovic of Crvena zvezda Telekom is the MVP of the ABA League
Playoffs for the 2014-15 season! MVP, MVP, MVP... The fans of Crvena
zvezda Telekom have chanted these three letters to him so many times in
this season. Read more here.