January 15, 2021 - Khimki dismisses Coach Kurtinaitis Khimki
Moscow Region announced that it has come to an agreement with Coach
Rimas Kurtinaitis on the termination of his contract. Khimki lost its
12th straight game on Thursday against Anadolu Efes Istanbul and is
last in the standings with a 2-18 record. Read more here.
January 15, 2021 - ABA league, Round 15 A
big game is coming to Zagreb on Saturday night, as Cibona are set to
host Mornar. It is a game, where many could point in the direction of
Mornar when forecasting the winner, due to the position of both squads
in the standings right now. Read more here.
January 15, 2021 - Andorra's Palsson, out indefinitely As
announced by the club on Friday morning, Andorra's Haukur Palsson will
be out indefinitely with a serious ligament injury on his right ankle.
Palsson averages 9.3 points and 3.3 rebounds for Andorra in the 7DAYS
EuroCup after seven games, six of them as a starter. Read more here.
January 15, 2021 - Steven Gray inks contract with Igokea Igokea
have strengthened their 2020-21 team roster as they signed a contract
with 31-year-old American shooting guard Steven Gray. Gray spent the
last three seasons in Peristeri, while this season he averaged 21.4
points per game in the FIBA Champions League. Read more here.
January 14, 2021 - Milan beats ALBA for third straight win AX
Armani Exchange Milan worked past a slow start to pick up a 70-84
victory over ALBA Berlin in the German capital. Zach LeDay’s 16 points
paced four scorers in double figures for Milan, which improved to 12-7
as it chases home-court advantage in the playoffs. Read more here.
January 14, 2021 - Maccabi holds off Baskonia Maccabi
Playtika Tel Aviv held off TS Systems Baskonia Vitoria-Gasteiz 91-82 on
Thursday night. Othello Hunter and Elijah Bryant scored 14 points
apiece to pace the Israeli champs, who improved to 9-11 on the season
and sent Baskonia to the same record. Read more here.
January 14, 2021 - Efes crushes Khimki, 99-60 Anadolu
Efes Istanbul continued its climb up the standings by dominating
last-place Khimki Moscow Region for a 99-60 home win. With its third
win in the last four games, Efes raised its record to 11-9 as it
continues knocking at the door of the top eight playoff places. Read
January 14, 2021 - Nets officially add James Harden James
Harden is officially a player of the Brooklyn Nets. The team announced
the mega-deal that brings James Harden to Brooklyn Nets and reunited
him with former teammate on Oklahoma City Thunder Kevin Durant. Read
January 14, 2021 - Zenit brings in center Black Zenit
St Petersburg added size and experience to its roster by inking center
Tarik Black for the remainder of the season, the club announced
Thursday. Black (2.06 meters, 29 years old) last played for Maccabi
Playtika Tel Aviv. Read more here.
January 14, 2021 - Greens appoint Kattash head coach Panathinaikos
has hired Oded Kattash as its new head coach through the end of the
2021-22 season. Kattash knows the club well after helping it win the
EuroLeague in 2000. He arrives from Hapoel Jerusalem in his native
Israel, where Kattash has been head coach since 2018. Read more here.
January 14, 2021 - 7Days EuroCup, MVP of the Week: Isaiah Whitehead, Mornar Just
as his team, Mornar Bar, made history with its first 7DAYS EuroCup Top
16 victory ever in Round 1, guard Isaiah Whitehead claimed his first
MVP of the Week honor with a stellar performance in that thrilling
100-102 road win against Herbalife Gran Canaria. Read more here.
January 13, 2021 - Monaco blows out host Nanterre by 28 AS
Monaco ruled a duel of French League teams when it dominated a 65-93
decision over host Nanterre 92 on Tuesday to open the Top 16 in Group
E. A 28-point road win in a short, six-game group could prove as good
as gold for Monaco eventually. Read more here.
January 13, 2021 - Mornar grabs first-ever Top 16 win In
a thriller that had everything you expect from the 7DAYS EuroCup Top
16, Mornar Bar sent a message that echoed all around the competition by
downing Herbalife Gran Canaria 100-102 on the road in Group H. Mornar
registered a win in its first-ever Top 16 game. Read more here.
January 13, 2021 - Partizan's defense suffocates Trento Partizan
made a statement in the first game of the Top 16 by holding off
visiting Trento 71-43. Hosts amassed a double-digit lead, 15-5, early
in the first quarter and held the visitors to only 14 points in the
second and third quarters combined to cruise to an overwhelming win.
Read more here.
January 13, 2021 - Joventut rallies to win in Malaga Joventut
Badalona fought back from a double-digit second-half deficit to snatch
an 86-95 victory at Unicaja Malaga to open Group E with a big road win.
In a battle of past 7DAYS EuroCup champs from Spain, Vladimir
Brodziansky scored 21 points to pace the winners. Read more here.
January 13, 2021 - UNICS holds on in Andorra UNICS
Kazan opened Top 16 Group H action by holding off MoraBanc Andorra
66-73 on Wednesday night. UNICS led for the majority of the night and
by as many as 13 points in the third quarter before the hosts rallied.
Read more here.
January 13, 2021 - Nedovic, Papagiannis carry Greens to victory Nemanja
Nedovic scored 33 points and Georgios Papagiannis netted a career-high
18 as Panathinaikos OPAP Athens snapped a three-game losing streak with
an 88-71 victory over LDLC ASVEL Villeurbanne on Wednesday night at
OAKA. Read more here.
January 13, 2021 - Bayern fights back to overcome Zenit FC
Bayern Munich moved into fourth place by holding off Zenit St
Petersburg, 82-80, in a hard-fought battle. Zenit dominated the first
half, leading by as much as 27-37, but Bayern fought back after the
break to take its first lead midway through the third quarter. Read
January 13, 2021 - Belinelli, big second quarter carry Virtus to win over Olimpija Virtus
Bologna used a big second quarter to carry it to a 90-76 victory at
home over Cedevita Olimpija Ljubljana to start the Top 16 and remain
undefeated this season. Marco Belinelli scored 14 of his team-high 25
points in Virtus's 35-point second quarter in the Group G opener. Read
January 13, 2021 - CSKA puts halt to Zalgiris streak In
a battle of long-time rivals, CSKA Moscow grabbed its seventh
consecutive home win in the Turkish Airlines EuroLeague Regular Season
by downing Zalgiris Kaunas 83-73 at Megasport Arena on Wednesday. Read
January 13, 2021 - Efes inks forward Musa until 2023 Anadolu
Efes Istanbul added both youth and experience in the same person on
Thursday by signing forward Dzana Musa to its roster with a contract
that lasts until 2023. Musa (2.06 meters, 21 years old) arrives from
Brooklyn of the NBA. Read more here.
January 12, 2021 - Inspired Datome leads Milan past Valencia AX
Armani Exchange Milan blasted past Valencia Basket with a convincing
95-80 to solidify its position in the playoffs places and claim the
head to head advantage between the teams. Luigi Datome rolled back the
years to score a joint career-high 27 points. Read more here.
January 12, 2021 - Olympiacos edges Maccabi in OT In
a battle of former Turkish Airlines EuroLeague champions that went to
overtime, Olympiacos Piraeus confirmed its good form by downing Maccabi
Playtika Tel Aviv 87-89 at Menora Mivtachim Arena on Tuesday.
Olympiacos improved to 10-8. Read more here.
January 12, 2021 - Buducnost offense leads way to big win over Bourg Buducnost
VOLI opened its 7DAYS EuroCup Top 16 campaign with a shooting display
for the ages in a historic 108-80 victory over JL Bourg at home. Nikola
Ivanovic led the way with 17 points and 7 assists for Buducnost, which
had lost its final two games in the regular season. Read more here.
January 12, 2021 - Fenerbahce sets club assist record with Baskonia rout Fenerbahce
Beko Istanbul had its best offensive performance of the season as it
extended its winning streak to four games by beating visiting TD
Systems Baskonia Vitoria-Gasteiz 96-76 on Tuesday night. Read more here.
January 12, 2021 - Efes rallies past ALBA, 84-76 Anadolu
Efes Istanbul came back from double-digit deficits at home to defeat
ALBA Berlin 84-76 on Tuesday in the first of two games this week for
both teams. The victory lifted Efes to 10-9 while ALBA dropped to 7-12
with its fifth loss in six games. Read more here.
January 12, 2021 - Barcelona dominates glass and Khimki FC
Barcelona won its seventh straight game against Khimki Moscow Region
75-87 on Tuesday night. The visitors led by as many as 20 before Khimki
closed the gap late. Barcelona dominated the glass 22-44, including 16
offensive rebounds in improving its record to 13-6. Read more here.
January 12, 2021 - Michineau leads Metropolitans to road win Metropolitans
92 had a strong start to the 7DAYS EuroCup Top 16 by downing Lokomotiv
Kuban 79-83. In its first non-regular season game since 2015,
Metropolitans started Group F on the right foot, giving Lokomotiv a
bitter return to the Top 16 after a one-year absence. Read more here.
January 12, 2021 - Metropolitans add Stoll to fill in for ailing Brown Boulogne
Metropolitans 92 signed veteran guard Paul Stoll to a short-term deal
to take the place of injured point guard Brandon Brown. Stoll (1.80
meters, 35 years old) will play his third stint in the EuroCup after
previous runs with Avtodor Saratov and Limoges CSP. Read more here.
January 11, 2021 - Bogdan Bogdanovic out with an avulsion fracture in his right knee Bogdan
Bogdanovic suffered an awkward-looking right knee injury versus the
Charlotte Hornets. He underwent an MRI Sunday and was diagnosed with an
avulsion fracture in his right knee with associated soft tissue
inflammation and a bone bruise. Read more here.
January 11, 2021 - Bourg center Omic out 6-7 weeks JL
Bourg en Bresse center Alen Omic is set to miss most of the 7DAYS
EuroCup Top 16 with a knee injury. Omic suffered a partial rupture of
the posterior cruciate ligament in the right knee. The injury does not
require surgery. Read more here.
January 10, 2021 - Igokea beat Mega on the road Igokea
have grabbed a huge road win in Belgrade as they defeated Mega
Soccerbet in this week's ABA League match of the round. The boys from
Laktaši have therefore made another major step toward the Playoffs as
they now have the overall score of 10-3. Read more here.
January 9, 2021 - Borac stun Partizan NIS once again Borac
have defeated Partizan for the 2nd time in this season! After that huge
win in Belgrade at the start of the 2020-21 ABA League campaign, Borac
have now prevailed over Partizan at home court in Cacak in the opening
game of the 2nd part of the 2020-21 regular season. Read more here.
January 9, 2021 - Split have prevailed over Buducnost VOLI Split
have prevailed over Buducnost VOLI at home in Dalmatia in an exciting
game, that was decided no earlier than in the final seconds. Split, for
which Roko Leni Ukic has made a comeback after long 16 years, have
actually been in front for the majority of the playing time. Read more here.
January 9, 2021 - Turkish Airlines EuroLeague MVP of the Week: Joffrey Lauvergne, Zalgiris Kaunas In
his fifth Turkish Airlines EuroLeague season, center Joffrey Lauvergne
stormed to his first MVP of the Week honor by dominating as Zalgiris
Kaunas beat Khimki Moscow Region 102-75 on Friday for its sixth
consecutive victory. Read more here.
January 9, 2021 - ABA league, Round 14 We
have a big battle for the Playoffs already at the start of the second
part of the 2020-21 ABA League season. Mega Soccerbet (9-4) will host
Igokea (9-3) on Sunday at 12:00 and this game may decide plenty of
things when it comes to the race for the top 4 spots. Read more here.
January 8, 2021 - Lauvergne inspires Zalgiris to thrash Khimki Joffrey
Lauvergne produced the best performance of his career to power Zalgiris
Kaunas to a 102-75 home win over Khimki Moscow Region. Lauvergne scored
29 points on 13-of-14 two-point shooting and hauled down 9 rebounds to
give Zalgiris its sixth consecutive victory. Read more here.
January 8, 2021 - Olympiacos takes dramatic win over Bayern In
a highly entertaining clash that came down to the final shot,
Olympiacos Piraeus held off visiting FC Bayern Munich 84-82 on Friday
night at Peace and Friendship Stadium. Olympiacos improved to 9-8 on
the season, while Bayern dropped to 11-7. Read more here.
January 8, 2021 - Efes showed no mercy against ASVEL Anadolu
Efes pulled out a valuable win at the Astroballe by beating LDLC ASVEL
Villeurbanne 80-102. The visitors started strong on a 7-18 opening run
and amassed a 20-point halftime lead that was never jeopardized. Efes
got its sixth win on the road this season. Read more here.
January 8, 2021 - Milan gets rare win in Madrid After
nine consecutive losses over 17 years, AX Armani Exchange Milan downed
Real Madrid 76-80 in the Spanish capital on Friday. Milan had lost 14
consecutive games against Real before this season, but has now beaten
Los Blancos twice and moves up to 10-7. Read more here.
January 7, 2021 - Brown's game-winner lifts Fenerbahce past Zvezda Fenerbahce
Beko Istanbul had to battle for all 40 minutes to down Crvena Zvezda
mts Belgrade 71-73 in the Serbian capital on Thursday. Fenerbahce
improved to 8-10 and is now on a three-game winning streak. Zvezda
dropped to 6-12. Read more here.
January 7, 2021 - Maccabi claims another win in Berlin Maccabi
Playtika Tel Aviv continued to edge closer to the playoff zone by
running past ALBA Berlin 73-85 in the German capital. Tyler Dorsey
tallied 25 points for Maccabi, which has now won five of its last seven
games in improving its record to 8-10 mark. Read more here.
January 7, 2021- Zenit rolls to victory in Athens Zenit
St Petersburg continued its dominance on the road this season by
beating Panathinaikos OPAP Athens 77-89 on Thursday at OAKA. Arturas
Gudaitis scored a career-high 25 points as Zenit improved its record to
11-5, including 8-1 outside of Russia. Read more here.
January 7, 2021 - Barcelona bounces back against Valencia FC
Barcelona snapped its three-game losing streak by beating Valencia
Basket 89-72 on Thursday. Barcelona improved to 12-6 in the standings,
while Valencia dropped to 10-8. Alex Abrines led the winners with 16
points, Cory Higgins and Adam Hanga each scored 13. Read more here.
January 7, 2021 - Baskonia halts CSKA's streak in a thriller, 95-93 In
their record 43rd Turkish Airlines EuroLeague game this century, TD
System Baskonia Vitoria-Gasteiz stopped visiting CSKA Moscow 95-93 in a
thriller that went down to the wire on Thursday. Baskonia lifted its
record to 9-9. Read more here.
January 6, 2021 - Turkish Airlines EuroLeague, Round 18 The
second half of the Turkish Airlines EuroLeague Regular Season gets
underway with the first fixtures of 2021 on Thursday and Friday. Round
18 delivers plenty of big games as the race for the playoffs heats up.
Read more here.
January 6, 2021 - Barcelona brings Westermann aboard FC
Barcelona fortified its backcourt by signing point guard Leo
Westermann, who started the season at Fenerbahce Beko Istanbul. The
contract is through the end of the 2021-22 season. Westermann averaged
4.8 points over 12:36 minutes in nine EuroLeague this season. Read more
January 5, 2021 - Real adds defensive ace Tyus to frontcourt Real
Madrid has moved to shore up its frontcourt going into 2021 by signing
former Turkish Airlines EuroLeague champion and veteran defensive ace
Alex Tyus for the rest of the season. Tyus (2.03 meters, 32 years old)
played last season for UNICS Kazan. Read more here.
January 5, 2021 - 7DAYS EuroCup Regular Season MVP: Milos Teodosic, Virtus Euroleague
Basketball is pleased to announce that Milos Teodosic of Virtus
Segafredo Bologna has been chosen as the MVP of the 2020-21 7DAYS
EuroCup Regular Season. Teodosic has been the undisputed leader on the
best team in the competition until now. Read more here.
January 5, 2021 - Partizan pens playmaker Perkins to deal Partizan
NIS announced that it has signed point guard Josh Perkins to a deal,
pending the results of the player's physical. Perkins arrives from GTK
Gliwice, where he averaged 13.8 points, 3.8 rebounds, 6.6 assists for a
PIR of 16.7 in 19 Polish League games this season. Read more here.
January 5, 2021 - Lokomotiv inks point guard Williams-Goss Lokomotiv
Kuban Krasnodar strengthened its backcourt ahead of the 7DAYS EuroCup
Top 16 with the addition of point guard Nigel Williams-Goss, the club
announced on Tuesday. Williams-Goss split last season between Utah in
the NBA and its G-League team, Salt Lake City. Read more here.
January 4, 2021 - Panathinaikos parts ways with Coach Vovoras Panathinaikos
announced that it has come to a mutual agreement with Coach Georgios
Vovoras to terminate his contract. Vovoras led the Greens to a 5-11
record this season, his first as the team's full-time head coach after
twice previously serving as the interim boss. Read more here.
January 4, 2021 - Turkish Airlines EuroLeague MVP for December: Nikola Milutinov, CSKA Moscow After
setting all-time Turkish Airlines EuroLeague records for offensive
rebounds in a single game and double-doubles in one month, CSKA Moscow
center Nikola Milutinov has been chosen by Euroleague Basketball as the
competition's MVP for December. Read more here.
January 4, 2021 - Stephen Curry pours career-high 62 points The
first offensive firecracker of the 2020-21 NBA Regular Season was
launched on Sunday by Stephen Curry. His career-high 62 points send the
Golden State Warriors to the win against the Portland Trail Blazers and
Damian Lillard. Read more here.
January 4, 2021 - Khimki break Loko home winning streak Khimki
beat Lokomotiv-Kuban 102:91. The game between Lokomotiv (8-3) and
Khimki (4-5) opened 2021 year schedule. The teams had losses: Loko have
Mindaugas Kuzminskas and Will Cummings injured, Khimki have Jonas
Jerebko, Sergey Monia and Jannis Timma injured. Read more here.
January 3, 2021 - FC Barcelona star Nikola Mirotic to miss second straight game due to personal reasons FC
Barcelona announced that star forward Nikola Mirotic will not play
against Fuenlabrada on Sunday. This is the second straight game that
Mirotic will miss, as he did not play against Bayern Munich on Friday.
Read more here.
January 3, 2021 - Mornar prevail over Igokea in this week’s ABA match of the round Mornar
have seized one more win in the 2020-21 ABA League regular season as
they defeated Igokea in this week’s ABA League match of the round. This
was another very convincing performance by the Bar troops who have
managed to score no less than 90 points. Read more here.
January 3, 2021 - Partizan NIS beat Split in Gripe In
the ABA League Round 13, Partizan NIS have beaten Split on the road and
grabbed their seventh win of the season. This way Partizan NIS reached
the positive win/loss percentage (7:6), which keeps their hopes for
reaching the ABA League Playoffs alive. Read more here.
January 2, 2021 - Big win for Cedevita Olimpija in Belgrade On
the road in Belgrade, Cedevita Olimpija have beaten Mega Soccerbet and
got back to the winning track following two recent defeats. This is
really an important win for the Dragons in their Playoffs race, as they
continue the season with only three defeats on their record. Read more here.
January 2, 2021 - Zvezda score a convincing win against Zadar Crvena
zvezda mts are back on the winning track in ABA League as they beat
Zadar in Round 13 of the 2020-21 regular season. This was a pretty
comfortable win for the Belgrade troops who have been in front from the
start to the finish. Read more here.
January 2, 2021 - Injuries sideline ALBA's Sikma, Giffey A
pair of ALBA Berlin key contributors, forward Luke Sikma and swingman
Niels Giffey will miss several weeks due to injuries, the club
announced on Saturday. Sikma left the Round 16 loss against Zalgiris
Kaunas with 9 minutes left after suffering a thigh injury. Read more here.
January 1, 2021 - Maccabi Tel Aviv keeps Dragan Bender until the end of the season Dragan
Bender (212-PF-97) will stay in Tel Aviv at least until the end of the
2020-21 season, as Maccabi Playtica Tel Aviv has officially announced.
Bender was signed initially with a short-term deal which included an
extension option. Read more here.
January 1, 2021 - Jaylen Hands inks a 2-year contract with FMP FMP
made their 4th signing in just couple of days! After penning contracts
with Lazar Vasić, Jurij Macura and Ebuka Izundu, the Panthers have
announced the signing of 21-year-old American point guard Jaylen Hands.
Read more here.
January 1, 2021 - Jurij Macura and Ebuka Izundu sign contracts with FMP FMP
have been very active on the transfer market recently. After signing a
contract with talented 19-year-old point guard Lazar Vasic, the
Panthers completed two more transfers on the final day of the previous
year. Read more here.
January 1, 2021 - ABA league, Round 13 A
big game is coming to Belgrade on Saturday night, as Mega Soccerbet
will be hosting Cedevita Olimpija in the clash of two squads, that have
been in great shape this season, both of them losing only 3 games so
far. Read more here. Check news archive here.