November 19, 2018 - Maccabi hires Sfairopoulos in place of Spahija as head coach Maccabi
FOX Tel Aviv announced on Sunday morning that it had fired head coach
Neven Spahija and replaced him with Ioannis Sfairopoulos. Assistant
coach Guy Goodes was also dismissed from his duties. Sfairopoulos, 51,
signed a contract through the end of the 2019-20 season. Read more here.
November 19, 2018 - Olympiacos's Toupane to miss time with ankle injury Olympiacos
Piraeus announced on Sunday that forward Axel Toupane is suffering from
an ankle injury that will sideline him for up to 10 days. The diagnosis
as made by the team's medical staff after he underwent an MRI that
showed ligament damage in his left ankle. Read more here.
November 19, 2018 - Limoges signs point guard Taylor Trying
to stay alive in Group B of the 7DAYS EuroCup, Limoges CSP has opted to
make a change at point guard by signing Jordan Taylor and releasing
London Perrantes. Taylor brings with him solid EuroCup experience,
having played 32 games over three seasons with Virtus Rome. Read more here.
November 19, 2018 - Buducnost VOLI win the battle Partizan NIS Big
battle, tough duels, strong defense on both ends of the court and 1
incredible 3/4 court buzzer beater. We have seen all of that in the
derby match of Round 8 in which Buducnost VOLI prevailed over Partizan
NIS. Read more here.
November 19, 2018 - Krka bounce back with big home win over Mega Krka
have beaten Mega Bemax at home in Novo mesto. The hosts, for which the
experienced big man Jure Balazic has returned to court following an
injury, have started the game strongly and have grabbed the key lead in
the first half. Read more here.
November 19, 2018 - Zenit pulls away from Kalev Zenit
Russia defeated Kalev Estonia at home, 100-87. Zenit used a strong
2nd-half performance to snap Kalev’s two-game winning streak and move
into 4th place. Six players scored at least 14 points and Zenit
finished with 28 assists, a new season best. Read more here.
November 19, 2018 - CSKA scorches Dragons, wins 8th straight CSKA
Russia defeated Tsmoki-Minsk Belarus at home, 119-88. CSKA erupted for
39 points in the 3rd quarter to put away Tsmoki-Minsk and improve to
8-0. The Army Men finished with 119 points, tying a club record set
against Nymburk in 2015. Read more here.
November 19, 2018 - American trio leads Loko over PARMA Lokomotiv-Kuban
defeated PARMA at home, 93-75. Lokomotiv-Kuban snapped a two-game
losing streak with a comfortable 93-75 win over PARMA. Krasnodar was
led by its American trio of McLean, Isaiah Whitehead and Dorell Wright,
who each finished with 16 points. Read more here.
November 19, 2018 - Gill dominates, Khimki holds off Avtodor Khimki
defeated Avtodor at home, 85-77. Khimki improved to a League-best 8-0
with a win over Avtodor at home, despite playing without leading scorer
Alexey Shved. Khimki needed someone to step up in Shved’s absence and
Gill delivered, dropping an efficient 24 in only 17 minutes. Read more here.
November 18, 2018 - Turkish Airlines EuroLeague Round 7 MVP: Eulis Baez, Herbalife Gran Canaria A
36-year-old Turkish Airlines EuroLeague rookie became the competition's
oldest MVP of the Round honoree in more than 14 years when Eulis Baez
led Herbalife Gran Canaria to 84-78 victory over visiting Maccabi FOX
Tel Aviv on Friday. Read more here.
November 18, 2018 - Injury sidelines Milan's Nedovic once again AX
Armani Exchange Olimpia Milan suffered another injury blow with a news
its starting guard Nemanja Nedovic will miss at least three weeks of
action. In Round 7 win against Darussafaka, Nedovic re-injured his left
thigh, which already caused him to miss three games this season. Read
November 18, 2018 - Zvezda is not stopping: 8 wins, 0 defeats Red
& white winning streak continues! Crvena zvezda mts beat Mornar and
scored their 8th win in a row in the 2018-19 ABA League season! As you
can see by the final score, this was a one-sided match in which the
Belgrade side dominated from the beginning to the very end. Read more here.
November 18, 2018 - Cedevita grab important win against FMP In
the opening game of the Saturday’s ABA League schedule, Cedevita have
grabbed an important win on the road against FMP and are continuing to
chase a spot in the Playoffs zone after poor beginning of the season,
which put them near the bottom of the standings rounds before. Read
November 18, 2018 - UNICS crushes Nizhny with defense UNICS
Kazan defeated Nizhny Novgorod at home, 89-64. UNICS improved to 6-1
with a comprehensive 25-point win at home over Nizhny Novgorod. The
visitors were limited to 36% shooting from the field (20-55), while
committing 19 turnovers. Read more here.
November 17, 2018 - Offense carries CSKA past Bayern in Munich CSKA
Moscow hit 13 three-pointers and controlled all four quarters en route
to a 79-93 road win over FC Bayern Munich at the Audi Dome on Friday.
CSKA, which pulled away to a double-digit lead in the first quarter and
never looked back, remained unbeaten at 7-0. Read more here.
November 17, 2018 - Barcelona takes 85-88 OT win in Kaunas FC
Barcelona Lassa surged into a share of fourth place by outlasting host
Zalgiris Kaunas in overtime for a 85-88 road win on Friday. Barcelona
improved to 5-2 and now shares fourth place with AX Armani Exchange
Olimpia Milan and Anadolu Efes Istanbul. Read more here.
November 17, 2018 - Efes outhustles Panathinaikos in home win Anadolu
Efes Istanbul survived a big showdown between Turkish Airlines
EuroLeague powerhouses by topping Panathinaikos OPAP Athens 78-62 at
home. Efes improved to 5-2 in the standings while Panathinaikos dropped
to 4-3. Rodrigue Beaubois led the winners with 19 points. Read more here.
November 17, 2018 - Baez's career night lifts Gran Canaria past Maccabi Herbalife
Gran Canaria broke its four-game losing streak in the Turkish Airlines
EuroLeague Regular Season by topping Maccabi FOX Tel Aviv 84-78 at home
on Friday. Gran Canaria improved to 2-5 in the standings while Maccabi
dropped to 1-6 and is now on a four-game losing streak. Read more here.
November 17, 2018 - Martinez out, Perasovic back on Baskonia bench KIROLBET
Baskonia Vitoria-Gasteiz on Friday night announced a coaching change
after seven Turkish Airlines EuroLeague games as the would-be Final
Four hosts parted ways with head coach Pedro Martinez, and brought back
Velimir Perasovic to head the bench. Read more here.
November 17, 2018 - Gran Canaria brings back Radicevic for second stint Herbalife
Gran Canaria added a familiar face to its backcourt mix with Nikola
Radicevic signing a deal until the end of the season. Radicevic has
played with Gran Canaria in the second part of the last season and has
helped the team earn its first-ever Turkish Airlines EuroLeague berth.
Read more here.
November 17, 2018 - Igokea beat Olimpija in high-scoring game in Laktasi The
opening game of the ABA League Round 8 was already an exciting one, as
both teams put on brilliant offensive displays in a high-scoring
contest. In the end, Igokea prevailed, thanks to their fantastic game
opening. Read more here.
November 16, 2018 - ABA league, Round 8 Crvena
zvezda is still undefeated in ABA league after 6 played rounds. On the
second place is Mega Bemax with 6-1 record. Buducnost VOLI holds third
position with 5-2 record. At the bottom of the standings, five teams
have 2-5 record, Olimpija, Mornar, Zadar, Igokea and Krka. Read more here.
November 16, 2018 - Sloukas lifts Fenerbahce in Piraeus In
a big battle that literally came down to the final second, Fenerbahce
edged Olympiacos 72-73 on the road. Fenerbahce improved to 6-1, while
Olympiacos dropped to 3-4. Kostas Sloukas led the winners with 20
points on 7-of-7 free throw shooting against his former team. Read more
November 16, 2018 - Buducnost sinks 21 triples in premier victory Buducnost
Voli Podgorica got its first EuroLeague win in almost 16 years and did
so by making history. Buducnost broke the EuroLeague record by hitting
21 three-point shots in blowing past visiting KIROLBET Baskonia
Vitoria-Gasteiz 99-84 on Thursday night. Read more here.
November 16, 2018 - AX Milan tops Darussafaka for its third straight road win AX
Armani Exchange Olimpia Milan drilled a club record 18 three-pointers
in beating Darussafaka Tekfen Istanbul 92-98 at Volkswagen Arena on
Thursday. The Italian champs remained undefeated in three road games
this season while improving their overall record to 5-2. Read more here.
November 16, 2018 - Carroll makes Madrid perfect through seven Real
Madrid overcame a tough challenge from Khimki Moscow Region to remain
perfect with a 79-74 victory, boosting the reigning champs' record to
7-0. Madrid was in front nearly all the way without being able to
establish a truly commanding lead as Khimki battled hard to stay in
touch. Read more here.
November 16, 2018 - Milan's Della Valle, out 4 to 6 weeks AX
Armani Exchange Olimpia Milan announced that shooting ace Amedeo Della
Valle will miss the next four to six weeks due to a broken finger in
his left hand. Della Valle has played four games so far this season
averaging 2.8 points in his EuroLeague debut season with Milan. Read
November 16, 2018 - 7Days EuroCup Round 7 co-MVPs: Sammy Mejia, Tofas and Landing Sane, Mornar A
pair of veteran 7DAYS EuroCup forwards stepped up to keep their teams
in the hunt for the Top 16 as co-MVPs for Round 7 of the regular season
with performance index ratings of 30 each. Sammy Mejia paced Tofas to a
77-87 win over Arka Gdynia with 22 points, 5 assists and 5 steals. Read
November 15, 2018 - Galatasaray dominates the glass, holds off Ulm Galatasaray
Istanbul protected its home floor to register an important 77-69 win
over visiting ratiopharm Ulm on Wednesday night. Both teams now hold
3-3 records, with Galatasaray holding a tiebreak advantage due to the
first game between these teams going into double-overtime. Read more here.
November 15, 2018 - Monaco wins in Belgrade, is first in Group A AS
Monaco claimed sole possession of first place in 7DAYS EuroCup Regular
Season Group A by topping Crvena Zvezda mts Belgrade 75-91 in the
Serbian capital on Wednesday. Monaco improved to 5-2 in the standings,
while Zvezda dropped to 4-3. Read more here.
November 15, 2018 - Cedevita sinks ALBA, which backed into Top 16 Cedevita
Zagreb picked up its second road win of the season, holding off a
depleted ALBA Berlin 102-109 on Wednesday night in the German capital.
ALBA dropped to 5-2 in Group B, but still qualified to the Top 16
thanks to other results. Read more here.
November 15, 2018 - Lokomotiv beats Limoges, clinches Top 16 spot Lokomotiv
Kuban became the first team to qualify to the Top 16 from 7DAYS EuroCup
Regular Season Group B by topping Limoges CSP 64-72 on the road on
Wednesday. Lokomotiv improved to 6-1 in the standings and
mathematically secured its place in the next round. Read more here.
November 15, 2018 - Record-setting Valencia secures Top 16 spot Valencia
Basket produced a record-breaking offensive masterclass to secure
progression into the Top 16 with a 101-83 victory over Turk Telekom
Ankara. The Spanish team set a new competition record for two-point
shooting accuracy by netting a remarkable 21 of its 24 two-point
attempts. Read more here.
November 15, 2018 - MoraBanc leaves Brescia with its first EuroCup road win MoraBanc
Andorra collected its first-ever EuroCup road victory, triumphing 73-79
at Germani Brescia Leonessa on Wednesday. David Jelinek and Oliver
Stevic scored 16 points apiece for MoraBanc and Michele Vitali added 12
against his former team. Read more here.
November 15, 2018 - Unicaja survives furious Skyliners comeback to claim Top 16 spot Unicaja
Malaga lost an 18-point third-quarter advantage, but held on late to
edge Fraport Skyliners Frankfurt 78-84 on Wednesday and clinch a berth
in the 7DAYS EuroCup Top 16. Dragan Milosavljevic scored the go-ahead
three-pointer and iced the game with late free throws for Unicaja. Read
November 15, 2018 - Mornar eliminates Fiat in thriller, 86-83 A
thrilling battle at the bottom of Group D went the way of the hosts on
Tuesday as Mornar Bar downed undermanned Fiat Turin 86-83. Mornar
raised its record to 2-5 to stay in the Top 16 race. Fiat, again with
just seven players due to injuries, was eliminated, falling to 0-7.
Read more here.
November 15, 2018 - Valiev leads Zenit to comeback win over Partizan Zenit
St Petersburg came from behind to claim a nervous but crucial 75-71
home victory over Partizan NIS Belgrade, improving to 4-3 in Group C.
The visiting team trailed for the entire first half but rallied after
the break, and was up by double digits before Partizan fought back to
provide a grandstand finale. Read more here.
November 14, 2018 - Tofas tops Arka for its first road win Tofas
Bursa claimed its first road win of the EuroCup season by holding off
Arka Gdynia 77-87 on Tuesday night at Gdynia Arena. Sammy Mejia starred
with 22 points, 5 assists and 5 steals and Diante Garrett scored 21
points and dished 5 assists to pace Tofas. Read more here.
November 14, 2018 - UNICS fends off tough fight in win at Rytas UNICS
Kazan fended off a tough fight from Rytas Vilnius in picking up an
81-87 road victory for its third straight win in Group D. Errick
McCollum scored 18 of his 26 points in the fourth quarter while Pierria
Henry collected 18 points, 5 rebounds and 5 assists. Read more here.
November 14, 2018 - Trento snaps losing streak, beats ASVEL to stay alive Dolomitri
Energia Trento stayed alive in the hunt for the 7DAYS EuroCup Top 16 by
beating LDLC ASVEL Villeurbanne 79-77 to snap a five-game losing
streak. Despite playing without suspended leading scorer Nikola
Jovanovic, Trento had five scorers in double figures. Read more here.
November 14, 2018 - Late flurry lifts Kalev over Zielona Gora
Kalev Estonia defeated Zielona Gora Poland at home, 80-77. Zielona Gora
blew a six-point lead in the final minutes as Kalev clawed back for a
gritty 80-75 victory in the Estonian capital. Branko Mirkovic finished
with a team-high 18 points, to go with eight assists and four steals.
Read more here.
November 14, 2018 - Oliver Lafayette and Danilo Andjusic join Igokea Igokea
announced that they have signed contracts with Oliver Lafayette i
Danilo Andjusic! Both players had already played in the regional league
in the past. Lafayette played for Partizan NIS back in 2010. Read more here.
November 14, 2018 - ABA league Round 7 MVP: Stefan Pot, FMP We
have the MVP of the 7th round of the season and it is FMP point guard
Stefan Pot. Pot dominated the court in FMP Arena in the game of his
team against Krka. At the match of the 7th round between FMP and Krka,
Stefan Pot achieved 30 points, 4 rebounds, 1 assist, 1 steal. Read more
November 13, 2018 - 7DAYS EuroCup Regular Season, Round 7 As
many as five teams could qualify for the Top 16 during Round 7, thus
joining UNICS Kazan, which did so last week. Both ALBA Berlin and
Lokomotiv Kuban are on the verge of qualification from Group B, LDLC
ASVEL from Group C and Unicaja and Fraport Skyliners in Group D. Read
November 13, 2018 - FMP rolled over Krka FMP
and Krka have closed the seventh round of the ABA League season and it
were the hosts that will be entering the Round 8 with smiles on their
faces, as they have easily beaten Krka at home court in FMP Arena in
Belgrade. Read more here.
November 13, 2018 - Khimki cripples VEF’s offense, ties CSKA for 1st place Khimki
defeated VEF at home, 75-51. Khimki took care of business at home,
limiting visiting VEF to a measly 51 points to improve to 7-0 on the
season. Alexey Shved scored 16, while Jordan Mickey recorded a huge
double-double (13 points and 17 rebounds) to go with three blocks. Read
November 12, 2018 - De Colo, CSKA bury Krasnodar from deep CSKA
Moscow defeated Lokomotiv-Kuban Krasnodar on the road, 93-76. CSKA
dropped Lokomotiv-Kuban with a comprehensive 93-76 win in Krasnodar.
Nando De Colo led the way with a masterful 30-point performance to go
with eight rebounds and five assists. Read more here.
November 12, 2018 - Zenit survives PARMA rally Zenit
St. Petersburg defeated PARMA Perm at home, 84-76. Zenit survived a
late scare from PARMA, holding on for a second-straight win in St.
Petersburg. The home team led by 15 late in the 3rd quarter, before
giving up a 13-1 run that pulled PARMA within three, 59-56. Read more here.
November 12, 2018 - Buducnost VOLI win the local derby against Mornar Buducnost
VOLI have scored their 1st ever away win against Mornar in the regional
league after a dramatic finish! The visitors were up by 16 points
before the last quarter, but they had to put maximum effort in the last
few minutes to stay in front. Read more here.
November 11, 2018 - Cedevita join the Playoffs race by beating Igokea at home Cedevita
have achieved their second win in three games under the guidance of new
head coach Slaven Rimac and the third one this season in seven games,
by beating Igokea at home in Drazen Petrovic Arena, Zagreb. Read more here.
November 11, 2018 - Partizan once again beat Cibona in Belgrade Partizan
NIS: 17 wins; Cibona 1 win. The head to head score between these two
teams in the regional league (when Partizan NIS is the host) now looks
like this after the black & whites scored another home win against
their old rivals. Read more here.
November 11, 2018 - Zvezda triumphed in Ljubljana and maintained perfect record Crvena
zvezda mts remain the undisputed rulers of the ABA League this season,
as they have beaten Petrol Olimpija on the road in Ljubljana, which
keeps them alone at the top of the standings when the Round 7 will
finish, with the perfeect record. Read more here.
November 11, 2018 - Tsmoki surprises Avtodor, scores 1st win Tsmoki-Minsk
Belarus defeated Avtodor Saratov on the road, 99-95. Tsmoki-Minsk
entered the game with a League-worst 0-5 record. Playing on the road
and down by 13 early in the 3rd quarter, the Dragons looked certain to
record a 6th-straight loss. Read more here.
November 11, 2018 - UNICS takes care of business in Krasnoyarsk UNICS
Kazan defeated Enisey Krasnoyarsk on the road, 99-78. Kazan relied on
balancing scoring and quality three-point shooting (10-21) to take down
Enisey easily on the road. Eight different players scored at least
eight points for the visitors, led by Maurice Ndour’s 17. Read more here.
November 11, 2018 - Nizhny Novgorod knocks off Astana Nizhny
Novgorod defeated Astana on the road, 89-83. Ivan Strebkov scored 25
points to go with nine assists and Nizhny Novgorod hit a flurry of
clutch shots late to knock off Astana on the road. The visitors got a
big boost from new arrival Darrin Govens. Read more here.
November 10, 2018 - Turkish Airlines EuroLeague Round 6 MVP: Cory Higgins, CSKA Moscow CSKA
Moscow remained one of two undefeated teams on the season, and Cory
Higgins was instrumental as the team rallied in the second half and
picked up a 85-90 road win at AX Armani Milan, in the process earning
Higgins the MVP of the Round 6 honor. Read more here.
November 10, 2018 - Cedevita inks former MVP Banic, guard Mustapic Cedevita
Zagreb has made changes on its roster ahead of its Round 7 clash
against ALBA Berlin. The Croatian powerhouse has brought the veteran
power forward Marko Banic and guard Jakov Mustapic for the remainder of
the season. Banic is a 2010 EuroCup MVP. Read more here.
November 10, 2018 - Panathinaikos paints the Greek Derby green In
an outstanding Greek derby, Panathinaikos OPAP Athens defeated arch
rivals Olympiacos Piraeus 93-80 at home. Panathinaikos improved to 4-2
in the standings and is now ahead of Olympiacos, which dropped to 3-3.
Lukas Lekavicius led the winners with 17 points. Read more here.
November 10, 2018 - Zalgiris defeats Buducnost to stay perfect on the road Zalgiris
Kaunas maintained its perfect record on the road with a battling 60-72
victory at Buducnost VOLI Podgorica, improving the Lithuanians to 3-3
while Buducnost remains in search of its first win. Brandon Davies
shone for the victorious team, scoring 20 points and grabbing 5
rebounds. Read more here.
November 10, 2018 - Heurtel leads Barcelona to fourth straight win FC
Barcelona Lassa stayed strong to outlast Khimki Moscow Region 80-87
after an intense battle in the Russian capital. The visitors led nearly
all the way but was pushed very hard by a determined Khimki team. Read
November 10, 2018 - Fenerbahce prevails over Baskonia in thriller In
a hard-fought battle that went down to the wire, Fenerbahce Istanbul
pulled out a 72-74 road win at KIROLBET Baskonia Vitoria-Gasteiz on
Friday night. The win improved Fenerbahce to 5-1 in third place in the
standings, while Baskonia dropped to 2-4. Read more here.
November 10, 2018 - Hermannsson, several weeks out for ALBA ALBA
Berlin continues with its misfortune regarding injuries this season.
Joining Peyton Siva and Joshiko Saibou in the injury list is now Martin
Hermannsson, who will miss several weeks due to a ligament tear on his
right ankle. Read more here.
November 10, 2018 - Mega Bemax pulled off a stunning comeback against Zadar Mega
Bemax have pulled off one of the most spectacular comebacks in this
season and scored a huge away win against Zadar. The boys from Sremska
Mitrovica have therefore showed the best possible reaction after losing
the match against Partizan NIS in the last round. Read more here.
November 9, 2018 - Late comeback gives Efes road win over Gran Canaria Anadolu
Efes Istanbul completed a remarkable fourth-quarter comeback to claim a
thrilling 90-94 victory over Herbalife Gran Canaria on Thursday night.
With the victory, Efes pushed its record to 4-2, while the hosts
dropped to 1-5. Read more here.
November 9, 2018 - ABA league, Round 7 After
6 played rounds in ABA league regular season, Crvena zvezda mts is the
only one undefeated team. Mega Bemax holds second place with 5-1
record, and Buducnost VOLI is at the third place with 4-2 record. Six
teams shares last position with 2-4 record. Read more here.
November 9, 2018 - CSKA rallies past Milan in a thriller In
one of the best games so far this season, CSKA Moscow remained
undefeated in the competition by topping AX Armani Exchange Olimpia
Milan 85-90 on the road on Thursday. CSKA improved to 6-0 in the
standings, while Milan dropped to 4-2. Cory Higgins led the winners
with 23 points. Read more here.
November 9, 2018 - Bayern blows out Darussafaka on record-setting night FC
Bayern Munich registered it largest-ever win in the Turkish Airlines
EuroLeague, routing visiting Darussafaka Tekfen Istanbul 116-70 on
Thursday night at Audi Dome. Bayern improved to 3-3 on the season with
the win in which it set a number of club records in the EuroLeague.
Read more here.
November 9, 2018 - Madrid mauls Maccabi in Tel Aviv Real
Madrid thoroughly dominated Maccabi FOX Tel Aviv 66-87 on Thursday
night to remain undefeated through six games this season. The reigning
champs used a 0-16 second-quarter run and a 0-13 charge in the third to
take total control of the game. Read more here.
November 9, 2018 - Khimki adds small forward Green On
Thursday afternoon, Khimki Moscow Region announced the addition of
small forward Garlon Green until the end of the season. Green arrives
from Mons-Hainaut of Belgium. Last season, he averaged 16.1 points, 4.4
rebounds and 1.5 assists in 37 Belgian League games. Read more here.
November 9, 2018 - 7DAYS EuroCup Regular Season Round 6 MVP: Erik Murphy, Fraport Skyliners Frankfurt The
second half of the 2018-19 7DAYS EuroCup Regular Season started with
stellar individual performances but no-one did better than Erik Murphy
of Fraport Skyliners, who earned Round 6 MVP honors with a PIR of 35.
Murphy led the Skyliners to a 75-85 win against Fiat Turin. Read more here.
November 9, 2018 - FIAT Turin lands Jaiteh As
announced by the club on Thursday afternoon, FIAT Turin announced the
addition of Mam Jaiteh for the next two months with an option to extend
the contract until the end of the season. Jaiteh (2.08 meters, 23 years
old) arrives from EuroCup fellow team Limoges CSP. Read more here.
November 8, 2018 - Turkish Airlines EuroLeague, Round 6 Two
teams remain unbeaten in the Turkish Airlines EuroLeague, but CSKA
Moscow and Real Madrid both face tough tests on the road in a Round 6
schedule that also contains the always-exciting derby of Athens. Let's
look forward to the best of the action. Read more here.
November 8, 2018 - Vitali's late heroics lift Brescia past Monaco Germani
Brescia Leonessa registered its first-ever 7DAYS EuroCup road win by
topping AS Monaco 80-86 on the road in Group A on Wednesday. Brescia
improved to 2-4 in the standings, while Monaco dropped to 4-2. Bryon
Allen led the winners with 22 points. Read more here.
November 8, 2018 - Ulm offense stuns EuroCup's top defense in win over Zvezda ratiopharm
Ulm stayed alive in the race for the Top 16 by handing Crvena Zvezda
mts Belgrade its second loss of the season with a 95-80 home victory.
Dwayne Evans set career highs with 23 points and 11 rebounds while
Patrick Miller added 20 points. Read more here.
November 8, 2018 - ALBA survives OT, edges Tofas on the road In
an exciting game that saw two opposite halves before being decided in
overtime, ALBA Berlin edged Tofas Bursa 101-106 on the road on
Wednesday night. ALBA picked up its fourth straight win and remained
the Group B group co-leader with a 6-1 record, while Tofas fell to 2-4.
Read more here.
November 8, 2018 - Cedevita overpowers Limoges Cedevita
Zagreb led from start to finish in routing visiting Limoges CSP 91-71
at Dom Sportava Zagreb in the Croatian capital. Elgin Cook scored 19
points and Jacob Pullen and Justin Cobbs added 17 apiece to lead
Cedevita, which grabbed sole possession on third place in Group B with
the win. Read more here.
November 8, 2018 - Wright shoots Lokomotiv to big win over Arka Lokomotiv
Kuban Krasnodar rode a fabulous fourth quarter to defeat Arka Gdynia
96-72 and improve to 5-1. The game was finely poised after three
quarters but then a 16-0 spurt saw Lokomotiv take command, with 13 of
those points coming from the previously scoreless Dorell Wright. Read
November 8, 2018 - UNICS beats Mornar, reaches Top 16 UNICS
Kazan became the first team to mathematically qualify for the 7DAYS
EuroCup Top 16 by downing Mornar Bar 90-73 at home on Wednesday. UNICS
improved to 5-1 and got its second win against Mornar, which dropped to
1-5. Read more here.
November 8, 2018 - Tofas's Ermis to miss another three weeks Tofas
Bursa point guard Baris Ermis will remain out for another three weeks
with a back injury, the club announced Wednesday. Ermis has already
been sidelined since October 23 when he hurt himself in France during
practice prior to the 7DAYS EuroCup game against Limoges CSP. Read more
November 7, 2018 - Murphy stars as Skyliners keep Fiat winless Fraport
Skyliners Frankfurt took a big step towards the 7DAYS EuroCup Top 16 by
rolling past short-handed Fiat Turin 75-85 on Tuesday. Erik Murphy led
the way for the guests with career highs of 33 points and a 35
performance index rating as Skyliners improved to 4-2 in Group D. Read
November 7, 2018 - ASVEL edges Valencia, takes Group C lead LDLC
ASVEL Villeurbanne extended its winning streak to five games by edging
Valencia Basket 73-69 at home. ASVEL took sole possession of first
place in Group C with a 5-1 record, while Valencia dropped to 4-2. It
was a game in which neither team held a lead bigger than 8 points. Read
November 7, 2018 - Partizan delivers in Coach Trinchieri's debut Partizan
NIS Belgrade dominated early and held on late for a 76-71 victory over
Dolomiti Energia Trento on Tuesday evening at Aleksandar Nikolic Hall.
In the first game for Coach Andrea Trinchieri on the Partizan bench,
the home side raced to an 11-1 start and led by 15 after 10 minutes.
Read more here.
November 7, 2018 - Turk Telekom fights back to win third straight Turk
Telekom Ankara collected its third straight victory in the 7DAYS
EuroCup by coming back to knock off Zenit St. Petersburg 81-75 in Group
C. Sylven Landesberg scored a career-high 27 points to go with 7
rebounds and 4 assists while Vladimir Stimac collected 20 points and 7
rebounds. Read more here.
November 6, 2018 - MoraBanc signs Henton for one month MoraBanc
Andorra fortified its perimeter rotation by signing small forward
LaDontae Henton to a one-month contract. He is eligible to make his
debut on Wednesday at home against Galatasaray Istanbul. Henton spent
the preseason with Los Angeles Clippers of the NBA. Read more here.
November 6, 2018 - Igokea and Nenad Trajkovic part ways Igokea
and Nenad Trajkovic have made a decision to part their ways on mutual
consent. Club has communicated that there aren't any specific reasons
and there is no one to blame, but simply the cooperation between the
club and Trajkovic wasn’t heading into the right direction. Read more here.
November 6, 2018 - ABA league Round 6 MVP: Luka Bozic, Zadar We
have the MVP of the 6th round of the season and it is Zadar swingman
Luka Bozic – for the second time in a row. Bozic dominated the court in
the game of his team against Krka. At that match Bozic achieved 18
points, 9 rebounds, 9 assists, 3 steals and a valuation of 33. Read
November 6, 2018 - Shved, Khimki cool off Astana Khimki
Russia defeated Astana Kazakhstan on the road, 76-67. Khimki had an
answer for one of the League’s hottest teams on Monday afternoon in
Kazakhstan, riding another MVP performance from Alexey Shved (28
points, five assists) to win by nine, 76-67. Read more here.
November 6, 2018 - Buducnost VOLI beat Petrol Olimpija at home It
has been an exciting contest in Podgorica, where Buducnost VOLI have
been hosting Petrol Olimpija in the 6th round of ABA League. Already in
the first half, the hosts have turned the flow of the game ther way, as
they were up by 22 points (45:23) after 20 minutes of the game in
Moraca. Read more here.
November 6, 2018 - Lokomotiv, coach Obradovic part ways Lokomotiv
Kuban Krasnodar reached an agreement with head coach Sasa Obradovic to
terminate his contract, the club announced Monday. Obradovic, 49, was
fired hours after Lokomotiv's home loss against Kalav Cramo in VTB
League action. Read more here.
November 6, 2018 - Trento brings back guard Craft Dolomiti
Energia Trento reached an agreement with guard Aaron Craft for the
remainder of the season, the club announced Monday. Craft arrives from
Buducnost VOLI Podgorica, where he averaged 1.5 points and 2.3 assists
in 4 Turkish Airlines EuroLeague games this season. Read more here.
November 6, 2018 - 7DAYS EuroCup Regular Season, Round 6 The
first ticket to the 7DAYS EuroCup Top 16 could be awarded this week,
though it will need two scenarios to unfold for that to happen. The
potential recipient is Group D's UNICS Kazan, which must win on
Wednesday, but also need the cooperation of Fraport Skyliners
Frankfurt. Read more here.
November 5, 2018 - CSKA wins 6th straight, drops 110 on Avtodor CSKA
Moscow defeated Avtodor Saratov at home, 110-76. Undefeated CSKA
started the game on fire, blitzing Avtodor for a 19-5 lead midway
through the 1st quarter. Tre’ McLean helped bring the visitors back,
scoring 10 straight to cut the deficit to seven, 25-18, entering the
2nd. Read more here.
November 5, 2018 - UNICS scorches VEF, McCollum scores 25 UNICS
Russia defeated VEF Latvia at home, 89-74. The Tatar machine picked up
a 4th-consecutive win at home, bouncing back from last week’s setback
in Moscow Region with a comfortable 89-74 win over VEF. Errick McCollum
led the way with a red-hot 25 points on 10-11 shooting. Read more here.
November 5, 2018 - Cibona down Mornar and extend their winning streak After
the opening 3 rounds of the new season Cibona were at the bottom of the
table with the overall score of 0-3. But, today they defeated Mornar at
home court and scored their 3rd win in row in the 2018/19 ABA League
regular season! Read more here.
November 5, 2018 - Maccabi strengthens backcourt with Sessions Maccabi
FOX Tel Aviv announced late Saturday that it has signed point guard
Ramon Sessions to a three-month contract with an option for the
remainder of the season. Sessions (1,91 meters, 32 years old) will step
into the role of Jeremy Pargo, who remains sidelined with a back
injury. Read more here.
November 5, 2018 - Sane signed with Mornar French
player signed with Montenegro champions until the end of the season.
Landing Sane began the season at Levallois, where he also began his
career, but afterwards split with his hometown side. Last season he
spent with Reggio Emilia, for which he averaged 5.4 points. Read more here.
November 4, 2018 - Zvezda keep the perfect score by beating Cedevita in Belgrade Round
6 is not over yet, but we already know who will sit at the top of the
standings at the end of the weekend. It will be Crvena zvezda mts who
defeated Cedevita this Saturday evening and therefore remained the only
undefeated team in the 2018-19 ABA League regular season. Read more here.
November 4, 2018 - Second road win in a row for Zadar Zadar
are heating up after the slow start to the season. For the second round
in a row, they have grabbed a road win and after Partizan NIS, they
have knocked down Krka as well. This win puts Zadar in the same spot in
the standings as Krka, with two victories out of six games played so
far. Read more here.
November 4, 2018 - Perfect debut for coach Trinchieri, Partizan beat Mega on the road The
first ever foreign head coach in Partizan NIS history Andrea Trinchieri
had a perfect debut as his team defeated Mega Bemax on the road in
packed Sports Center Pinki in Sremska Mitrovica. Therefore, Partizan
NIS became the first team in the ongoing season to beat Mega Bemax!
Read more here.
November 4, 2018 - Aaron Craft is no longer Buducnost VOLI player After
five rounds played in the ABA League, Buducnost VOLI made a change in
their roster. American point guard Aaron Craft has left the club. Craft
has averaged 5.8 points, 3.1 rebounds and 2.8 asists alongside 2 steals
per game in the ABA League. Read more here.
November 4, 2018 - Turkish Airlines EuroLeague Round 5 MVP: Gustavo Ayon, Real Madrid Real
Madrid needed to come back from a double-digit deficit in a tough road
venue on Friday night, and its big man Gustavo Ayon had a big
all-around performance to help the reigning champs do just that. Madrid
remained perfect on the season. Read more here.
November 3, 2018 - Panathinaikos survive battle at Buducnost for first road win Panathinaikos
OPAP Athens grabbed its first road victory of the season by surviving a
battle with Buducnost VOLI Podgorica 67-72 in the Montenegrin capital.
DeShaun Thomas led the way for Panathinaikos with 14 points on 4
three-pointers. Read more here.
November 3, 2018 - Madrid rallies in Kaunas to stay unbeaten Reigning
champion Real Madrid came back from a 14-point first half deficit to
beat Zalgiris Kaunas 79-90 in an exciting showdown in Zalgirio Arena on
Friday night. Madrid improved to 5-0 on the season, sharing the
league-lead with CSKA Moscow. Read more here.
November 3, 2018 - Shved strikes again as Khimki cruises to first win After
suffering several near misses in previous weeks, Khimki Moscow Region
finally gained its first win of the season in impressive fashion by
easily downing Herbalife Gran Canaria 87-72 in the Russian capital. The
result leaves both teams with a 1-4 record. Read more here.
November 3, 2018 - James's three lifts Milan past Efes AX
Armani Exchange Olimpia Milan grabbed its third consecutive win in
dramatic fashion by topping Anadolu Efes Istanbul 81-80 at home. Mike
James led the winners with 15 points, hitting the game-winning
three-pointer with a second left. Read more here.
November 3, 2018 - Jordi Bertomeu awards Navarro for a career Right
before the game between FC Barcelona and Maccabi FOX of Round 5 of the
regular season, Euroleague Basketball CEO and President Jordi Bertomeu,
awarded Juan Carlos Navarro with a trophy that read "2000-2018 MVP" to
honor a once-in-a-lifetime career with Barcelona. Read more here.
November 3, 2018 - FMP grab such a valuable road win against Igokea FMP
have scored their first away win in the 2018-19 ABA League regular
season after beating Igokea in the opening game of Round 6. The
Panthers played with so much energy, they were not losing the focus
even when the opponent took control over the match. Read more here.
November 3, 2018 - Bobby Brown pens deal with Mornar The
club from Bar penned a 1-year deal with former EuroLeague top scorer
Bobby Brown! This 34-year old point guard has played for many
world-class teams during his pro career, while his finished the last
season in Olympiacos Piraeus. Read more here.
November 2, 2018 - ABA league, Round 6 Crvena
zvezda mts and Mega Bemax are still undefeated after 5 rounds played in
ABA league regular season. The derby match of Round 6 will be played in
Belgrade where Crvena zvezda mts will host Cedevita. The red &
whites will be looking to extend their amazing winning streak. Read
November 2, 2018 - Barcelona sinks Maccabi, extends winning streak FC
Barcelona Lassa won its third consecutive game in beating visiting
Maccabi FOX Tel Aviv 74-58 on Thursday night at Palau Blaugrana.
Barcelona ran away to a big lead with a 25-7 third quarter, and went on
to improve to 3-2 record on the season, while Maccabi dropped to 1-4.
Read more here.
November 2, 2018 - Vesely, Datome lead Fenerbahce past Bayern Fenerbahce
Istanbul survived a tough test by downing FC Bayern Munich 88-84 at
home on Thursday. Fenerbahce improved to 4-1, while Bayern dropped to
2-3. Luigi Datome led five Fenerbahce scorers in double digits with 19
points on 4-of-5 three-point shooting. Read more here.
November 2, 2018 - Baskonia blows past Darussafaka, opens home account KIROLBET
Baskonia Vitoria-Gasteiz got back to its winning ways and registered
its first home win of the season by topping visiting Darussafaka Tekfen
Istanbul 82-56 on Thursday night. Baskonia used a strong finish to the
second and a good opening of the third quarter to run away to a big
win. Read more here.
November 2, 2018 - CSKA outlasts Olympiacos in battle of heavyweights CSKA
Moscow survived a stern test from visiting Olympiacos Piraeus for a
69-65 victory in a clash of titans on Thursday in the Russian capital.
The result leaves CSKA undefeated through five games, while Olympiacos
fell to 3-2. Read more here.
November 1, 2018 - Ante Tomic is new two-point shots king FC
Barcelona Lassa center Ante Tomic set the EuroLeague career record for
two-point shots made on Thursday with the 950th two-point basket of his
career. The record-setting basket was a hook shot over Alex Tyus of
Maccabi FOX Tel Aviv. Read more here.
November 1, 2018 - Partizan brings in Trinchieri as new boss Big
news arrived from Belgrade when Partizan NIS announced the signing of
Andrea Trinchieri as new head coach for the next three seasons.
Trinchieri was not in any team since last spring. He was head coach of
Brose Bamberg from 2014 to 2018, playing in the EuroLeague. Read more here.
November 1, 2018 - Cedevita brings back Jacob Pullen Just
one week after a coaching change, Cedevita announced the arrival of
Jacob Pullen. Pullen arrives from Afyon Belediye of Turkey. He will
join the team in time to make his debut this weekend in the ABA League
against fellow 7DAYS EuroCup team Crvena Zvezda. Read more here.
November 1, 2018 - 7DAYS EuroCup Round 5 MVP: Luke Sikma, ALBA Berlin Despite
missing main contributor Peyton Siva due to injury, ALBA Berlin pulled
an impressive road win in Krasnodar to hand Lokomotiv Kuban its first
loss of the season. In the process, Luke Sikma earned MVP honors for
Round 5. Read more here.
November 1, 2018 - Latavious Williams signed with Igokea Igokea
have strengthened their frontcourt by signing with American power
forward Latavious Bernard Williams, that is coming to Laktasi from
Valencia. He signed an agreement with Igokea until the rest of the
season. Read more here.
November 1, 2018 - Turkish Airlines EuroLeague, Round 5 November
roars into action with another set of fantastic games in Round 5 of the
Turkish Airlines EuroLeague. There could not be a more exciting start
to the week as two heavyweights go into battle: CSKA Moscow against
Olympiacos. Read more here.
November 1, 2018 - Monaco gets first-ever EuroCup home win AS
Monaco grabbed its fourth win in five games by edging Morabanc Andorra
81-73 in a thriller at home on Wednesday. Monaco improved to 4-1 in
Group A, while Andorra dropped to 2-3. Gerald Robinson paced the
winners with 20 points, Yak Ouattara added 19 and 9 rebounds. Read more
November 1, 2018 - Arka withstands comeback to deny Limoges Arka
Gdynia gained its first win of the EuroCup season by withstanding a big
comeback and downing Limoges CSP 87-78 at home. Arka (1-4) led from
start to finish and was ahead by double digits for much of the game.
Read more here.
November 1, 2018 - Rytas turns to defense, blows past Mornar Rytas
used a huge second half to register its first road win of the season,
topping Mornar Bar 69-92. Martynas Echodas and Mindaugas Girdziunas
scored 13 apiece for Rytas, which took a big step toward a place in the
Top 16 by improving to 3-2 and a share of third place in Group D. Read
November 1, 2018 - Smith shoots UNICS to thrilling win over Skyliners UNICS
Kazan downed Fraport Skyliners Frankfurt 83-80 the top of Group D
thanks to a last-second three-pointer from Jamar Smith after an
incredible pass from Pierria Henry. UNICS led most of the way but a
fourth quarter blitz from Brady Heslip provided a grandstand finish.
Read more here.
November 1, 2018 - Sikma, Peno lead ALBA past Lokomotiv ALBA
Berlin sent a message that echoed all around the 7DAYS EuroCup by
downing previously undefeated Lokomotiv Kuban Krasnodar 75-83 on the
road. The outcome left both teams with 4-1 records in Group B. Luke
Sikma paced the winners with 18 points and 9 rebounds. Read more here.
November 1, 2018 - Turk Telekom makes it back-to-back wins Turk
Telekom Ankara won its second game in a row by holding off Partizan NIS
Belgrade 77-72 in the Turkish capital. After losing its first three
games of the season, Turk Telekom is now 2-3 and in the thick of the
Top 16 hunt, while Partizan lost its third straight game to fall to
1-4. Read more here. Check news archive here.