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April 25, 2017 - Playoffs to begin in Croatian championship
Three ABA League sides begin their battle for the trophy in Croatian National Championship and two of them, the great rivals of Cibona and Zadar, will meet already in the Quarter-finals. Cedevita are defending their championship trophy from the last season. Read more here.

April 25, 2017 - Latvian star Porzingis to help national team at FIBA EuroBasket 2017
Latvia got the good news they were waiting for, as New York Knicks star Kristaps Porzingis announced he is ready to help the country's national team at FIBA EuroBasket 2017. The addition of Porzingis gives the already talent-packed Latvian roster the superstar they were always looking for and bolsters the team's chances. Read more here.

April 25, 2017 - Fournier fully engaged on playing for France
Evan Fournier has decided to let bygones be bygones and to play for France at FIBA EuroBasket 2017. Now that he is in, Fournier figures to have a prominent role. France need some players to step up this summer. Read more here.

April 25, 2017 - Meesseman and Wauters headline Belgium squad
Belgium will head to FIBA EuroBasket Women for the first time in a decade with Emma Meesseman and Ann Wauters spearheading their campaign. A star on both sides of the Atlantic with UMMC Ekaterinburg and Washington Mystics, Meesseman had a stunning run of form in the Qualifiers. Read more here.

April 25, 2017 - Turkish Airlines EuroLeague Playoffs, Game 3
After a dramatic first two games, the Turkish Airlines EuroLeague Playoffs continue this week with a change of venues for Game 3, which could see as many as two teams punch their tickets to the Final Four in Istanbul! Read more here.

April 25, 2017 - FIBA Europe Cup Finals preview
All remaining questions in this FIBA Europe Cup campaign will be answered on Tuesday, when two title hopefuls from France, Nanterre 92 and Elan Chalon, will meet for the second time to settle their international dispute that didn't come any closer to being resolved after the first leg. Read more here.

April 25, 2017 - Tango Bourges Basket crowned Coupe De France winners
Tango Bourges Basket will be back in EuroLeague Women for 2017-18 after beating Flammes Carolo Basket 75-65 to land Coupe De France silverware. Brazilian forward Clarissa Dos Santos was crowned MVP after scoring 26 points and grabbing 6 rebounds. Read more here.

April 24, 2017 - Khimki Clinches 3rd Place
Khimki defeated Enisey on the road, 104-64. Searching for a win to close the regular season and clinch the three-seed in the postseason, Khimki took a commanding 27-11 lead in the 1st quarter and never looked back. Read more here.

April 24, 2017 - Loko Finishes 4th Despite Defeating Dragons
Lokomotiv-Kuban defeated Tsmoki-Minsk at home, 81-72. The visitors showed heart in Krasnodar. For three and a half quarters, they went to toe-to-toe against one of the League’s top teams. But Minsk simply ran out of steam down the stretch. Read more here.

April 24, 2017 - Zenit Wins 15th Straight In Tallinn
Zenit defeated Kalev on the road, 98-95. With nothing to play for in the standings, Zenit and Kalev played wide-open, exciting basketball, combining for 193 points in 40 minutes. Ryan Toolson led winners with a career-high 37 points. Read more here.

April 24, 2017 - Avtodor Ends Season With Win Over VEF
Avtodor defeated VEF at home, 96-84. Nearly the entire game was competitive. Avtodor led much of the contest, but VEF was within striking distance after three quarters, trailing 68-64. But then Nick Minnerath took over, knocking down three consecutive. Read more here.

April 24, 2017 - Nick Minnerath Wins VTB United Leageu Scoring Title
Nick Minnerath has been named the 2016-17 VTB United League Scoring Champion. He received his award today in Saratov following the regular-season game between Avtodor and VEF from VTB United League general director Ilona Korstin and Avtodor president Vladimir Rodionov. Read more here.

April 24, 2017 - VTB United League Playoff Schedule Released
The VTB United League playoffs tip off on May 1! Check below for the full schedule. The quarterfinals feature CSKA (1) vs. Astana (8), Zenit (2) vs. VEF (7), Khimki (3) vs. Enisey (6) and Lokomotiv-Kuban (4) vs. UNICS (5). Read more here.

April 24, 2017 - Astana Wins Kazakh Championship
VTB United League club Astana has won the Kazakh championship. Ilias Papatheodorou’s club convincingly defeated last season’s champions Barsy Atyrau in the final game, 94-78. Astana guard Rob Lowery was the best player in the game, scoring 25 points. Read more here.

April 24, 2017 - Buducnost beat Mornar and take the lead in the finals
Buducnost VOLI have taken the lead in the 2016/17 Montenegrin Championship Finals after beating Mornar in Game 1 in Podgorica. The final score might trick you that the home side had an easy job, but it was not the case. Read more here.

April 23, 2017 - Igokea make the first step towards finals in BiH
Igokea have beaten OKK Sloboda Tuzla in the first round of the BiH National Championship Semi-finals and need only one more victory to reach the Finals. In the other Semi-final pair, Bosna Royal Jelly prevailed over Zrinjski. Read more here.

April 22, 2017 - Angola selected as new host country for FIBA AfroBasket 2017
Angola will replace the Republic of Congo as the host country of FIBA AfroBasket 2017, FIBA Africa announced. The decision comes following the withdrawal of the Republic of Congo, who pointed to logistics issues as the reason for their inability to host Africa's basketball competition. Read more here.

April 22, 2017 - Turkish Airlines EuroLeague Playoffs Game 2 MVP: Bogdan Bogdanovic, Fenerbahce Istanbul
Bogdan Bogdanovic is proving once again that he is a big-time player for big-time games. The Fenerbahce Istanbul guard matched his MVP performance from Game 1 of the EuroLeague Playoffs to lead his team to a second victory and become MVP of Game 2, as well! Read more here.

April 22, 2017 - Hammer time for Nanterre in chase for historic double
Nanterre 92 have put the FIBA Europe Cup two-game battle with Elan Chalon on pause, shifting their focus to the French Cup for the weekend, where they will face off against Le Mans Sarthe in the gold-medal duel in Paris on Saturday. Read more here.

April 22, 2017 - Efes evens series with tough win in Piraeus
Anadolu Efes won a EuroLeague Playoffs game on the road for the first time in club history on Friday to even its best-of-five series against Olympiacos Piraeus 1-1. Alex Kirk’s baseline jumper with 48 seconds remaining proved to be the difference as Efes edged Olympiacos 71-73. Read more here.

April 22, 2017 - Darussafaka stuns Madrid to tie series
In its first playoff series, Darussafaka Dogus Istanbul made a statement by edging top-ranked Real Madrid 80-84 in Game 2 of their best-of-five playoff series on Friday night. The series now moves for two games to Istanbul with the score tied at 1-1. Read more here.

April 22, 2017 - Playoffs to tip-off in BiH
The very final part of the national championship is about to begin in Bosnia and Herzegovina, where Igokea are defending their championship trophy against the competition of Bosna Royal Jelly, OKK Sloboda Tuzla and Zrinjski. Read more here.

April 21, 2017 - Hines the hero as CSKA edges Baskonia for 2-0 series lead
Kyle Hines collected an offensive rebound and sank a pair of free throws with 1.1 seconds remaining to lift CSKA Moscow to a tough 84-82 victory over Baskonia Vitoria Gasteiz at Megasport Arena and a 2-0 lead in their best-of-five Turkish Airlines EuroLeague Playoff series. Read more here.

April 21, 2017 - Bogdanovic stars again as Fenerbahce takes command
Fenerbahce Istanbul took firm control of its playoffs series with Panathinaikos Superfoods Athens by claiming a 75-80 victory at the Olympic Sports Center to go up 2-0 before next week’s return to Istanbul. Once again, Game 1 MVP Bogdan Bogdanovic was the hero for Fenerbahce. Read more here.

April 21, 2017 - Zenit clinches 2nd place
Zenit defeated Avtodor at home, 89-78. Both teams featured an attack-first mentality. St. Petersburg did a good job on the fast break, while Avtodor relied on Nick Minnerath and Josh Adams to score the ball. Read more here.

April 20, 2017 - Silverware delight for Good Angels Kosice and Sudova
The titles are beginning to get handed out in leagues right across Europe, with Good Angels Kosice and Sudova two of the latest clubs to secure their respective Championships. Good Angels have repeated as Extraliga champions in Slovak Republic, with 69-55 win against Piestanske Cajky. Read more here.

April 20, 2017 - Leuchanka breathing a sigh of relief after EuroCup Women success
When Belarusian legend Yelena Leuchanka was invited to join Yakin Dogu Universitesi midway through the season, she was surprised at just how much of a gamble she told herself it was. On paper it seemed like a no-brainer and a dream move. Read more here.

April 20, 2017 - Turkish Airlines EuroLeague Playoffs, Game 1 MVP: Bogdan Bogdanovic, Fenerbahce Istanbul
Bogdan Bogdanovic saved his best game of the season for the biggest stage so far in leading Fenerbahce Istanbul to a come-from-behind 58-71 road win over Panathinaikos Superfoods Athens. In doing so, he claimed MVP honors for Game 1 of the Turkish Airlines EuroLeague Playoffs. Read more here.

April 20, 2017 - Turkish Airlines EuroLeague Playoffs, Game 2
Game 2 of the Turkish Airlines EuroLeague playoffs gets going on Thursday and Friday, including a huge showdown in the Game of the Week. After a narrow loss on Tuesday, Baskonia Vitoria Gasteiz will be desperate for a road win to level the series against CSKA Moscow on Thursday. Read more here.

April 20, 2017 - Olympiacos dominates in series opener against Efes
Olympiacos Piraeus opened the playoffs just like it wanted, protecting home court in Game 1 with a resounding 87-72 win over Anadolu Efes Istanbul at Peace and Friendship Stadium on Wednesday night. Olympiacos extended its winning streak on its home floor in the playoffs to 10 games. Read more here.

April 20, 2017 - Llull, Ayon put Real Madrid up 1-0
Real Madrid took a first step forwards in the Turkish Airlines EuroLeague Playoffs by downing Darussafaka Dogus Istanbul 83-75. Madrid recorded its 14th consecutive home win in the competition, has a 1-0 lead in its best-of-five series and hosts Game 2 on Friday. Read more here.

April 20, 2017 - Mornar will play in the Montenegrin Championship Finals
Buducnost VOLI booked their ticket yesterday, while this evening Mornar did the same by beating Teodo on the road in Game 2 of the semi-finals. Unlike the 1st match in which Mornar had a lot of troubles to beak the resistance of Teodo, this time the boys from Bar dominated the match. Read more here.

April 20, 2017 - Lokomotiv stays on track in Perm
Lokomotiv-Kuban defeated Parma on the road, 84-71. Playing its final game of the season in front of the Molot faithful, Parma battled Lokomotiv for 40 minutes, ultimately going down to an 84-71 defeat. Kevin Jones led Lokomotiv with 17 points, 6 rebounds. Read more here.

April 19, 2017 - Baskonia battles hard but CSKA stays strong at home
CSKA Moscow held off a spirited challenge from Baskonia Vitoria Gasteiz to take early control of their playoffs series with an exciting 98-90 home win at Megasport Arena. CSKA was pushed all the way as Baskonia battled hard to stay in contention. Read more here.

April 19, 2017 - Bogdanovic's career night lifts Fenerbahce in Athens
Fenerbahce Istanbul sent a message that echoed all around the competition by rallying from a 16-point second-half deficit to down Panathinaikos Superfoods Athens 58-71 in in front of a sellout crowd of 18,310 at the Olympic Sports Center Athens on Tuesday. Read more here.

April 19, 2017 - Buducnost VOLI advanced to the Finals
Buducnost VOLI will play in the 2016-17 Montenegrin Championship Finals. It was a well expected outcome of this semi-final series, but it must be mentioned that Buducnost VOLI did not have an easy job against Lovcen. Especially in Game 2, which was played at Cetinje. Read more here.

April 19, 2017 - All square between Elan Chalon, Nanterre after first leg in Chalon-sur-Saone
Things couldn't be much closer in the FIBA Europe Cup Finals than they stand, with Elan Chalon and Nanterre 92 finishing the first leg of the title contest in Chalon-sur-Saone with their horns locked at 58-58 after a thrilling game at the Colisee on Tuesday evening. Read more here.

April 18, 2017 - Turkish Airlines EuroLeague Playoffs, Game 1
The waiting will be over when the ball goes up in the air for Game 1 of the Turkish Airlines EuroLeague Playoffs, as the eight remaining teams plot their path towards next month’s Final Four in Istanbul! The first playoff action comes on Tuesday from Russia. Read more here.

April 18, 2017 - FIBA Europe Cup Finals preview: Elan Chalon v Nanterre 92
It's high time for drama in the FIBA Europe Cup, as Elan Chalon and Nanterre 92 embark on the final stretch of their European journey with hopes of crowning their season-long campaigns with a sought-after international trophy. Read more here.

April 18, 2017 - Khimki survives Astana, Krubally
Khimki defeated Astana on the road, 90-87. Thanks to Avtodor’s loss on Sunday, Astana clinched a spot in the postseason prior to tip-off. But Ilias Papatheodorou’s men still had an opportunity to upset one of the League’s top teams and bolster confidence entering the match-up with CSKA. Read more here.

April 17, 2017 - Dynamo Kursk crowned EuroLeague Women champions for the first time
There was a major piece of history for Dynamo Kursk as they landed their first-ever EuroLeague Women title after shooting down Fenerbahce 77-63 to complete a spectacular unbeaten campaign. Angel McCoughtry had 20 points against her former club to take the MVP accolade. Read more here.

April 17, 2017 - UMMC slide past Prague, claim bronze
UMMC Ekaterinburg signed off their EuroLeague Women season on a winning note after taking the last podium step at The Final Four with a 68-63 success against ZVVZ USK Prague. Emma Meesseman finished with a fine double-double of 16 points and 12 rebounds. Read more here.

April 17, 2017 - Tsmoki rolls over Nizhny Novgorod
Tsmoki-Minsk defeated Nizhny Novgorod at home, 77-52. Nizhny Novgorod was eliminated from postseason contention last week and the lingering disappointment was evident in the 1st quarter.  Tsmoki dominated the scoring in the paint, getting easier buckets around the rim. Read more here.

April 17, 2017 - Lokomotiv-Kuban continues to chase 3rd
Lokomotiv-Kuban defeated Kalev at home, 86-75. Kalev fought hard in this game, trailing by only four points, 55-51, midway through the 3rd quarter after a 3-pointer from Vitali Liutych. Kalev turned the ball over 22 times, compared to just seven giveaways from Kuban. Read more here.

April 17, 2017 - Enisey ends Avtodor’s Playoff hopes
Enisey defeated Avtodor at home, 97-92. VEF’s loss to Lokomotiv-Kuban gave Enisey the 6-seed entering the postseason. The visitors, on the other hand, needed a win to stay alive in the playoff race. Nick Minnerath scored a personal high 37 points. Read more here.

April 16, 2017 - Buducnost and Mornar with first steps towards finals
Buducnost VOLI and Mornar are on the right track on their way towards desired places in the Montenegrin National Championship Semi-finals, after beating Lovcen 1947 and Teodo, respectively, in the first games of the series. Read more here.

April 15, 2017 - Season scoring high catapults Dupree into Top Performers’ team
With a season-best 39 points, ZVVZ USK Prague’s Candice Dupree almost did enough to create a second upset on an action-packed Friday night. However, it was not enough as the Czech outfit lost momentum in overtime. Read more here.

April 15, 2017 - Flawless Dynamo Kursk make historic first Final after dramatic overtime success against Prague
Dynamo Kursk have made history by reaching their maiden EuroLeague Women Final after digging out a nerve-wracking and exciting 87-80 overtime win against ZVVZ USK Prague. Russian teenager Maria Vadeeva was tremendous with 18 points from 73% floor shooting. Read more here.

April 15, 2017 - Fenerbahce upset reigning champs to make Final
Fenerbahce are one game away from a first-ever EuroLeague Women title after they ended the reign of champions UMMC with a terrific 70-61 Semi-Final success. Jantel Lavender collected an outstanding double-double of 21 points and 10 rebounds. Read more here.

April 15, 2017 - Will Chalon's head-to-head edge over Nanterre in France carry over to FIBA Europe Cup?
There are a number of reasons for Elan Chalon to enter the FIBA Europe Cup trophy match-up against Nanterre 92 high in confidence, namely the fact that Jean-Denys Choulet's side have won both of the head-to-head contests between the clubs this season. Read more here.

April 15, 2017 - Djaletic replaced Zouros as Buducnost VOLI head coach
Ilias Zouros is unable to lead Buducnost VOLI in the season's ending, when the Blues will be playing in the Montenegrin domestic championship. The Greek coach has to undergo the hip surgery and will have several months of treatement. Read more here.

April 14, 2017 - ABA league Playoffs MVP, Charles Jenkins, Crvena zvezda mts
Charles Jenkins, the point guard of Crvena zvezda mts, has been named the most valuable player of the 2016-17 ABA League Playoffs. The American has shined when it was the most important for the red and white, not only because of the peak of the season. Read more here.

April 14, 2017 - Zvezda again crowned as ABA League champions
Crvena zvezda mts have celebrated on the road in Zagreb against Cedevita in the third game of the ABA League Finals, swept the series and became the best team of the regional club basketball for the third time in a row. Read more here.

April 14, 2017 - CSKA lights up sold-out Perm
Perm packed the Molot Sports Palace on Wednesday night for a chance to see the reigning VTB United League and EuroLeague champs. CSKA did not disappoint, storming to a 28-13 lead in the 1st quarter. Vitaly Fridzon led winners with 23 points. Read more here.

April 14, 2017 - UNICS fends off Astana
Astana needed this game more than UNICS, knowing that a win would clinch a spot in the postseason. Kazan, on the other hand, had home-court advantage and wanted to finish the regular season on a high note after a disappointing loss to Lokomotiv-Kuban last week. Read more here.

April 14, 2017 - Loko shows muscle in second half
Riga started strong, leading by four at halftime and limiting Lokomotiv to 40 points. But Sasa Obradovic made several adjustments during the break and Kuban opened the second half on a 10-0 to seize control of the game. Read more here.

April 13, 2017 - Yakin Dogu Universitesi crowned EuroCup Women champions
With a stirring fourth-quarter comeback on the EuroCup Women Final return leg, Yakin Dogu Universitesi have been crowned EuroCup Women champions in their rookie season. Quanitra Hollingsworth led the way for the winning side with 16 points and 10 rebounds. Read more here.

April 13, 2017 - EuroLeague Women Semi-Finals preview: Dynamo Kursk v ZVVZ USK Prague
We look forward to the second Semi-Finals match-up at EuroLeague Women Final Four as the only unbeaten team in Dynamo Kursk continue their search for a first-ever title against 2015 winners, ZVVZ USK Prague. Read more here.

April 13, 2017 - EuroLeague Women Semi-Final preview: Fenerbahce v UMMC
We look forward to the first Semi-Finals match-up at The Final Four as hosts and reigning champions UMMC Ekaterinburg go up against Fenerbahce who continue their search for their maiden title. It promises to be a mouth-watering contest. Read more here.

April 13, 2017 - ABA league Finals, Game 3
The ABA League Finals are moving to Zagreb, where game three will take place. Crvena zvezda mts need only one more victory to claim the trophy, while Cedevita desperately need to win to stay in the game. Read more here.

April 12, 2017 - Making history still the trademark of Mondelo
There are few coaches in the women's game whose resume is as diverse and as instant at attaining success than Dynamo Kursk play-caller Lucas Mondelo. Making history is what the play-caller does best – whether its for club or country. Read more here.

April 12, 2017 - Elan Chalon win again, unsuspecting Nanterre punished in Cholet
There were contrasting results for the two FIBA Europe Cup Finalists in the French LNB Pro A mid-week action, as Elan Chalon picked up their third consecutive victory, while Nanterre 92 got on the wrong side of a blowout against Cholet Basket. Read more here.

April 12, 2017 - Iberostar Tenerife's San Miguel sings praises of Basketball Champions League
Iberostar Tenerife have made their mark in the inaugural season of the Basketball Champions League, a competition the club will attempt to win at the end of April when it hosts the Final Four. One of keys to the team's success has been the steady, hard-nosed play of Rodrigo San Miguel. Read more here.

April 12, 2017 - EuroCup Women Final second leg preview
We look forward to second leg of the EuroCup Women Final as either Yakin Dogu Universitesi or Bellona Agu prepare to be crowned winners for the first time. It had looked like rookie entrants Yakin Dogu Universitesi were going to run away with it during the first game in Kayseri. Read more here.

April 12, 2017 - Zvezda doubled their lead against Cedevita - It's 2-0 for the reigning champions
Crvena zvezda mts have come just one win away from winning the 2016-17 ABA League title, as they successfully defended home court against Cedevita in the opening two games of the finals. Charles Jenkins was the top scorer of the winning team with 16 points. Read more here.

April 11, 2017 - Game 2 is already knocking at the door, Zvezda host Cedevita
Crvena zvezda mts will host Cedevita this evening in Game 2 of the 2016-17 ABA League Finals. The red & white squad have taken the lead in this series after winning Game 1 by 81:66, while today they will try to double that lead and to come just one step away from winning the championship. Read more here.

April 11, 2017 - Big comeback and big win for Crvena zvezda mts
Crvena zvezda mts have taken the lead in the 2016-17 ABA League Finals after beating Cedevita in Game 1 in Belgrade. Charles Jenkins led winners with 20 points. Game 2 will be played tomorrow, in less then 24 hours. Read more here.

April 11, 2017 - Iagupova keeps ESBVA-LM rolling
ESBVA-LM are still gunning for the French Championship after Ukraine national team standout Alina Iagupova fired them into the LFB Semi-Finals. ESBVA-LM were led by 18 points from Iagupova, as they won 81-68 at Mondeville to continue their recent good run. Read more here.

April 11, 2017 -
Elan Chalon, Nanterre stay on course in France
All of our eyes will be on the LNB Pro A ahead of the first leg of the all-French FIBA Europe Cup showdown between Elan Chalon and Nanterre 92 in the Finals in just over a week's time. During the weekend, both of the teams added convincing double-digit wins. Read more here.

April 11, 2017 - CSKA clinches top seed
CSKA defeated Tsmoki-Minsk at home, 109-74. Playing without Milos Teodosic, the Army Men still scored 30 points in the opening period. CSKA’s teamwork and unselfish approach shredded Tsmoki’s defense, with everyone on the roster scoring by the end of the 3rd quarter. Read more here.

April 11, 2017 - Loko secures Top-Four finish
Lokomotiv-Kuban defeated UNICS on the road, 83-77. Lokomotiv attacked the paint from the opening tip, scoring 22 of its first 25 points inside the three-second zone at a 78% clip. Ian Vougioukas, who finished with a game-high 21 points, led the way for the Railwaymen. Read more here.

April 10, 2017 - ABA league Finals, Game 1
The final chapter of 2016-17 ABA League season is about to begin. Crvena zvezda mts vs. Cedevita... Only one can be the champion. The rules are quite simple. Whoever scores 3 wins will become the 2016-17 ABA League champion. Read more here.

April 10, 2017 - Stefan Markovic wins March MVP
Zenit guard Stefan Markovic has been named the VTB United League March MVP. The League’s MVP of the Month award is decided on by the League and TASS information agency. Markovic beat out CSKA guard Cory Higgins and Enisey forward Suleiman Braimoh for the award. Read more here.

April 10, 2017 - Zenit downs Khimki behind Karasev’s 23
Zenit defeated Khimki on the road, 74-66. Khimki trailed Zenit by a game in the standings, needing to win by at least five points to catch St. Petersburg and earn the playoff tiebreaker. Zenit, meanwhile, could virtually clinch 2nd place with a victory and begin preparing for the postseason. Read more here.

April 10, 2017 - Avtodor hunting for 8th place
Avtodor defeated Parma at home, 110-99. Avtodor challenged Parma to a shootout and the visitors accepted readily. Saratov’s superior ball movement and 5-6 shooting from downtown gave them a 12-point lead in the opening (33-21). Read more here.

April 10, 2017 - Nizhny Novgorod wins thriller, still eliminated from Playoff chase
Nizhny defeated Astana at home, 76-72. In order to catch Astana and squeeze into the final playoff spot, Nizhny Novgorod needed to win by at least 10 points. The visitors had other plans. Astana came out hot from the three-point line, forcing the home team to play catch-up most of the game. Read more here.

April 10, 2017 - Enisey routs VEF at Home, takes over 6th
Enisey defeated VEF at home, 88-71. These two teams entered with identical records, 11-10, tied for 6th place. A win today virtually guaranteed a 6th-place finish with only two games remaining on the schedule. Frank Elegar recorded his 20th double-double in the VTB League. Read more here.

April 8, 2017 - Turkish Airlines EuroLeague Regular Season Round 30 MVP: Latavious Williams, Unics Kazan
The final game of the 2016-17 Turkish Airlines EuroLeague Regular Season will be one that Latavious Williams remembers well. The Unics Kazan big man shredded his previous personal bests to lead his team to a road win and lay claim to MVP honors for Round 30. Read more here.

April 8, 2017 - ABA League hand in hand with Special Olympics
With a goal of strengthening the position and integration of persons with intellectual disabilities within the society, the ABA League and its clubs are happy to announce their support for the organization of Special Olympics, as the cooperation will begin during the Finals of the 2016-17 season. Read more here.

April 8, 2017 - Mornar in the Semi-finals in Montenegro
In the second round of the Montenegrin National Championship Quarter-finals, Mornar were awarded a 2:0 victory over Ulcinj since the home side did not manage to provide the necessary equipment in the hall for the game and advanced to the Semi-finals. Read more here.

April 8, 2017 - Madrid’s Carroll dynamites Efes in fourth quarter
Real Madrid rounded out a great regular season by downing Anadolu Efes Istanbul 97-80 in the Spanish capital on Friday. Madrid finished the regular season with a league-best 23-7 record and is set to face Darussafaka Dogus Istanbul in the playoffs. Read more here.

April 8, 2017 - Unics snaps losing streak, finishes season in style
In a clash of two teams trying to finish their respective Turkish Airlines EuroLeague seasons on a winning note, Unics Kazan used big second half to crush EA7 Emporio Armani Milan 68-91 on Friday night. Unics snapped its 12 game losing streak to finish the season with an 8-22 record. Read more here.

April 8, 2017 - CSKA edges Olympiacos in regular season finale
CSKA Moscow defeated Olympiacos Piraeus 90-86 Friday in the Russian capital in a tense and exciting tune-up for the two playoff bound teams. CSKA recorded its eight straight home win to finish the regular season in second place with 22-8 record. Read more here.

April 8, 2017 - Darussafaka storms behind Wanamaker into playoffs
Darussafaka is going to the Turkish Airlines EuroLeague Playoffs for the first time after winning 78-62 against visiting Crvena Zvezda for the last open berth! Both teams finished with 16-14 records, but Darussafaka took eighth place thanks to beating Zvezda in both of their games. Read more here.

April 7, 2017 - FIBA youth stars set to showcase skills at Nike Hoop Summit
Numerous players that featured at the FIBA U17 Basketball World Cup 2016 or at various continental U18 events will compete in the glitzy, glamorous, up-and-down-the-floor, no-holds-barred clash between a USA Junior National Select Team and a World Select Team. Read more here.

April 7, 2017 - Scoring king Navarro nets his 4,000th career point
EuroLeague scoring king Juan Carlos Navarro of FC Barcelona Lassa added another feather to his cap Thursday when he scored the 4,000th point of his illustrious EuroLeague career. Navarro did so in the third quarter of his team’s final game of the Turkish Airlines EuroLeague season. Read more here.

April 7, 2017 - Zalgiris wins at Baskonia in EuroLeague finale
Zalgiris Kaunas finished its Turkish Airlines EuroLeague season on a high note by downing Baskonia Vitoria Gasteiz 79-84 on the road on Thursday. Zalgiris finished the regular season in 10th place with a 14-16 record, while Baskonia ended at 17-13. Read more here.

April 7, 2017 - Bogdanovic leads Fenerbahce past Barcelona in overtime
Bogdan Bogdanovic scored 12 points in the last three minutes of regulation and in overtime to lead Fenerbahce Istanbul to a 68-65 overtime victory against FC Barcelona Lassa on Thursday at Fenerbahce Ulker Sports Arena. Read more here.

April 7, 2017 - Schilb, Guler lift Galatasaray to win in Bamberg
In the final Turkish Airlines EuroLeague game for both teams this season, Galatasaray Odeabank Istanbul used 5 fourth-quarter three-pointers to come from behind on the road and beat Brose Bamberg 79-84. Galatasaray finished the season with an 11-19 record and in 12th place. Read more here.

April 7, 2017 - Panathinaikos clinches fourth place with second-half surge
Panathinaikos Superfoods Athens waited 20 minutes before putting a lock on fourth place and home-court advantage in the upcoming playoffs with a 61-81 road win over eliminated Maccabi FOX Tel Aviv on Thursday. The Greens finished the regular season at 19-11. Read more here.

April 6, 2017 - Basketball Champions League Final Four pairings confirmed
The Basketball Champions League Final Four pairings have been set, following the completion of a draw on Thursday afternoon in Tenerife. Four teams, representing four different countries, will be participating in the pinnacle event of Basketball Champions League’s inaugural season. Read more here.

April 6, 2017 - More sunshine than snow for Ciak in Kursk
Helena Ciak is being rewarded for her bold decision to move to Dynamo Kursk last summer with a EuroLeague Women Final Four debut. This time last year, the Les Bleues center had never played outside of her homeland. Read more here.

April 6, 2017 - Clark cream of the crop in the Semi-Finals
Cameron Clark of Elan Chalon was in a league of his own in the FIBA Europe Cup Semi-Finals, producing two remarkable displays of individual brilliance against Telenet Oostende having scored 28 points in first game and 27 points in second game. Read more here.

April 6, 2017 - Veljko Mrsic suspended
Due to irresponsible statements and comments regarding the referees by the coach, the ABA League Sports Director has reached a decision to sanction Cedevita head coach Veljko Mrsic with a two-game ban from his head coach duties. Read more here.

April 6, 2017 - Alberto Diaz chosen MVP of EuroCup Finals
Malaga native Alberto Diaz truly represented the heart and soul of Unicaja as his team fought back from a 13-point fourth-quarter deficit to beat Valencia Basket 58-63 in Game 3 and to become the 7DAYS EuroCup champion for 2017. Read more here.

April 6, 2017 - Unicaja Malaga is 2017 7DAYS EuroCup champion
Unicaja Malaga is the 2016-17 7DAYS EuroCup champion! Unicaja won its first trophy of any kind in 11 years with a stunning come-from-behind victory over Valencia Basket 58-63. The visitors used a 0-18 fourth-quarter charge to come back from a 13-point deficit. Read more here.

April 6, 2017 - Nanterre 92 and Elan Chalon to contest all-French FIBA Europe Cup Final
Nanterre 92 and Elan Chalon will contest the 2017 FIBA Europe Cup Final in an all-French affair, by winning their respective Semi-Finals on Wednesday. Elan Chalon are scheduled to host the first leg of the Final on April 19, before the season is set to draw to a close in Nanterre on April 26. Read more here.

April 6, 2017 - Yakin Dogu Universitesi take precious Final lead back to Istanbul
Yakin Dogu Universitesi claimed what could be a priceless 73-69 triumph on the road at Bellona Agu in the first leg of the EuroCup Women Final. Vandersloot has been one of the EuroCup Women players of the year and she didn't disappoint by finishing the game with a brilliant 25 points. Read more here.

April 6, 2017 - Okul hops into Fenerbahce hot-seat
Firat Okul will be at the helm of Fenerbahce when they arrive in Ekaterinburg next week for EuroLeague Women Final Four. The play-caller has been appointed as the successor to George Dikeoulakos who left the club off the back of a disappointing derby loss to Galatasaray. Read more here.

April 6, 2017 - Schedule of the ABA league Finals games determined
The Semi-finals are over, the finalists of the 2016/17 season are Cedevita and Crvena zvezda mts and now the schedule of the games of the Finals is also set. The first two games of the final series, which will be played in Belgrade, will take place on 10 April (19:00) and 11 April (18:30). Read more here.

April 6, 2017 - Who are the top performers of Semi-finals round 3?
The decisive third round of the semi-finals is behind us and let's take a look at which players marked the third round games of the 2016/17 season Playoffs. The most efficient player overall of the two games played in the third round of the Semi-finals is Crvena zvezda guard Charles Jenkins. Read more here.

April 6, 2017 - Turkish Airlines EuroLeague, Round 30
The 30th and final round of the Turkish Airlines EuroLeague Regular Season arrives with most positions in the standings still to be decided, including all-important fourth place. That's not to mention the last available playoff place coming down to a do-or-die Game of the Week. Read more here.

April 5, 2017 - Marjanovic aims to be with Serbia at FIBA EuroBasket 2017
It doesn't take a genius to identify the qualities of Boban Marjanovic that make him an appealing addition to Serbia's national team at FIBA EuroBasket 2017. At 2.22m in height, the Detroit Pistons pivot is going to score more times than not if he catches the ball close to the basket. Read more here.

April 5, 2017 - Broekhoff blossoms into an important Boomer
Ryan Broekhoff doesn't believe that he'd be the terrific player he is today if he hadn't left home for the United States several years ago and played college basketball. Forward is one of many to have represented the Boomers after playing in America, and in the NCAA Tournament. Read more here.

April 5, 2017 - 7DAYS EuroCup Finals, Game 3
It all comes down to one game, a showdown that will determine the 2016-17 season champion of the 7DAYS EuroCup. Valencia Basket and Unicaja Malaga exchanged home wins in the first two games of the finals, so best-of-three series is tied at 1-1. Read more here.

April 5, 2017 - EuroCup Women Final first leg preview
We look forward to what is shaping up to be an exciting first leg of the EuroCup Women Final as Bellona Agu and Yakin Dogu Universitesi, two Turkish clubs, look to land the silverware for the very first time. It's a game packed with so much talent and experience on both rosters. Read more here.

April 5, 2017 - FIBA Europe Cup, Semi-Finals preview: Elan Chalon v Telenet Oostende
Telenet Oostende dominated the first leg of the FIBA Europe Cup Semi-Final duel against Elan Chalon in more ways than one, but the final score of the clash in Belgium ultimately wasn't among them. The second game of the tie will tip-off at 19:30 CET. Read more here.

April 5, 2017 - FIBA Europe Cup, Semi-Finals preview: Telekom Baskets v Nanterre 92
Telekom Baskets became the first team to inflict damage on Nanterre 92's perfect home spell in the FIBA Europe Cup, putting the French side in a sticky situation that will require them to pull off the exact same feat in Bonn. Read more here.

April 4, 2017 - AS Monaco reach new heights with help of Basketball Champions League
The French Riviera has always been a favorite destination for the rich and famous. Now it's home to a rising star in European basketball. AS Monaco, a team that wasn't even in the top flight of the French game a couple of years ago, is one of the country's top sides. Read more here.

April 4, 2017 - Sargiunas gets used to great results with U18 Zalgiris
The fact that U18 Zalgiris Kaunas has reached the ADIDAS NEXT GENERATION TOURNAMENT Finals in Istanbul should not be a surprise. After all, the captain of the team is Ignas Sargiunas, and great results just seem to follow him wherever he goes. Read more here.

April 4, 2017 - Crvena zvezda mts will play in the 2016-17 ABA League Finals
Crvena zvezda mts defeated Buducnost VOLI in Game 3 of the 2016-17 ABA League Semi-Finals and won the series by 2-1. The red & white squad from Belgrade will face Cedevita in the battle for trophy. Charles Jenkins led winners with 17 points. Read more here.

April 4, 2017 - Zvezda or Buducnost? Who will confront Cedevita in the 2016-17 ABA League Finals?
Only one ticket for the Finals has remained and only one game will decide who will take it. Crvena zvezda mts or Buducnost VOLI. With the fans on their side, Crvena zvezda mts will try to use the home court advantage to beat Budućnost VOLI. Read more here.

April 4, 2017 - CSKA dismantles Kalev
CSKA defeated Kalev 100-68. They tried to put the game away in the first half, led on offense by Milos Teodosic and Nikita Kurbanov. By halftime, the home team had piled up an 18-point lead, 49-31. CSKA took advantage of Kalev’s turnover, enjoying a 20-6 edge by the end of the game. Read more here.

April 4, 2017 - Dikeoulakos finishes his time with Fenerbahce
Despite being less than a fortnight until the EuroLeague Women Final Four, Fenerbahce have parted ways with head coach George Dikeoulakos. It was seemingly taken in response to a shock derby loss to Galatasaray, when they were soundly beaten 89-73. Read more here.

April 4, 2017 - Galatasaray storm past Fenerbahce in derby
There was joy for Galatasaray after they posted a memorable 89-73 derby success against their bitter Istanbul rivals Fenerbahce. Having recently exited EuroCup Women at the Semi-Finals stage, Galatasaray made a major statement as they caught fire in a stunning third quarter. Read more here.

April 3, 2017 - EuroLeague icon Andres Nocioni announces retirement
Real Madrid forward Andres Nocioni, a former Turkish Airlines EuroLeague champion and Final Four MVP, announced in a letter to his Twitter followers on Monday that he will end his playing career at age 37 following this season. Read more here.

April 3, 2017 - Turkish Airlines EuroLeague MVP for March: Chris Singleton, Panathinaikos Superfoods Athens
Of all the prizes on offer over six rounds of dramatic Turkish Airlines EuroLeague action in March, home-court advantage in the playoffs may well prove to be the most valuable. One team made the biggest move last month to seize that possibility. Read more here.

April 3, 2017 - Boatright sidelined for at least 10 days, Arapovic at least 6 months
Finals of the season are approaching for Cedevita and they will open it on 10 April without Ryan Boatright and Marko Arapovic, that got injured in the game against Partizan NIS. Dr. Cerovecki, Cedevita doctor and the surgeon at the traumatology clinic in Zagreb has analysed the situation. Read more here.

April 3, 2017 - Enisey stays hot by downing Astana
Enisey defeated Astana at home, 88-78. Enisey had won five of six entering the game and could virtually clinch a spot in the playoffs with a win on Sunday. Astana was also streaking at the right time, boasting a 3-1 record since mid-February. Read more here.

April 3, 2017 - Parma breaks through in Minsk
Parma defeated Tsmoki-Minsk on the road, 71-62. Parma proved its intentions in the first half. Captain Sergei Chernov was unstoppable, scoring 18 points in 16 minutes to give the visitors a 19-point lead at halftime, 49-30. Tsmoki never got closer than seven points the rest of the way. Read more here.

April 3, 2017 - Shved buries Nizhny Novgorod
Khimki defeated Nizhny Novgorod on the road, 99-90. Nizhny Novgorod was looking for a win to keep the pressure on 8th-place Astana, after the Kazakhs lost earlier today in Krasnoyarsk. Alexey Shed led winners with 32 points, 6 rebounds. Read more here.

April 3, 2017 - Cedevita reached the Finals
Cedevita have outscored Partizan NIS at home court in the decisive third game of the semi-final series and became the first team to qualify for the finals of the 2016-17 ABA League season. This is the fourth season of a regional competition with the Finals appearance for Cedevita. Read more here.

April 2, 2017 - ABA league Playoffs, Semifinals Game 3
Everything will be decided on Sunday in Zagreb when Cedevita host Partizan NIS in Game 3 of the ABA League Semi-Finals. For both sides this is the most important game of the season. The math is quite clear here - Whoever wins the match will advance to the ABA League Finals. Read more here.

April 2, 2017 - Tenerife to host Basketball Champions League Final Four
Tenerife has been awarded the hosting of the 2017 Basketball Champions League Final Four. Four teams will be participating in the pinnacle event of Basketball Champions League’s inaugural season which will be played over the last weekend of April. Read more here.

April 2, 2017 - Turkish Airlines EuroLeague Regular Season Round 29 MVP: Brad Wanamaker, Darussafaka Dogus Istanbul
Darussafaka Dogus Istanbul guard Brad Wanamaker pulled out his greatest Turkish Airlines EuroLeague performance to date on Thursday to keep his team's playoff chances alive. In so doing, he earned the MVP honor for Round 29 of the Turkish Airlines EuroLeague Regular Season. Read more here.

April 1, 2017 - Panathinaikos edges CSKA, climbs into fourth place
Panathinaikos Superfoods Athens hung on in an overtime thriller to defeat CSKA Moscow 85-80 on Friday at Olympic Sports Center Athens. That victory was the fourth in a row overall and the 11thstraight at home for the Greens, who raised their record to 18-11. Read more here.

April 1, 2017 - Madrid edges Fenerbahce, clinches first place
Despite its lowest-scoring game in four seasons, Real Madrid rallied in the second and in the end held off Fenerbahce Istanbul 61-56 on Friday night. Madrid improved to 22-7 and learned it clinched the first place for the regular season when CSKA Moscow lost its game in Athens. Read more here.

April 1, 2017 - Smith, Omic send 7DAYS EuroCup Finals to climactic Game 3
The first-ever best-of-three series in the 7DAYS EuroCup Finals is going to the limit! Unicaja Malaga lived to fight another day by downing Valencia Basket 79-71 in front of a sellout crowd of over 10,500 fans at Martin Carpena on Friday. Read more here.

April 1, 2017 - Milan ends 13-game road losing streak in Kaunas
EA7 Emporio Armani Milan edged Zalgiris Kaunas 84-88 on Friday to snap its seven-game losing run and end a streak of 13 consecutive road losses. Milan improved to 8-21, while Zalgiris dropped to 13-16 with one game to go in the regular season. Read more here.

April 1, 2017 - Crvena zvezda overpowers Unics
Crvena Zvezda mts Belgrade coasted to victory in its final home game of the regular season, beating Unics Kazan 83-65 at Kombank Arena. Zvezda improved to 16-13, but its season will come down to one do-or-die road game at Darussafaka Dogus Istanbul next week. Read more here.

April 1, 2017 - Baskonia's big road win keeps its home-court hopes alive
Baskonia Vitoria Gasteiz did its part to keep fighting for home-court advantage in the playoffs - at least momentarily - by rolling to an 80-103 win over host Galatasaray Odeabank Istanbul on Friday. Baskonia lifted its record to 17-12 in a crowd of teams still aiming for fourth place. Read more here.

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