January 22, 2018 - Mornar stay fourth placed after triumphing in Zadar Mornar
are in the best position of all of the teams that are currently chasing
the fourth place in the standings, as five rounds remain to be played
this regular season, now that they have beaten Zadar on the road in
Visnjik. Read more here.
January 22, 2018 - Army Men Snap Skid vs. Nizhny Novgorod CSKA
Moscow defeated Nizhny Novgorod at home, 97-80. CSKA forward Andrey
Vorontsevich scored 17 points on 5-5 shooting from beyond the arc and
the home team cruised to victory in Moscow, outscoring Nizhny Novgorod
in each of the four quarters. Read more here.
January 22, 2018 - Kyle Kuric Sets VTB League Career High Zenit
guard Kyle Kuric not only helped his team overcome a 16-point deficit
on the road vs. PARMA, he also scored a VTB United League career-high
33 points in the victory. Kuric knocked down five of nine 3-pointers en
route to 33 points, to go with four rebounds, two assists, three
steals. Read more here.
January 22, 2018 - Zvezda stormed through Skopje The
reigning ABA League champions were just way too strong for the last
placed team on the standings. Crvena zvezda mts scored a convincing win
against MZT Skopje Aerodrom on the road and continued their race with
Buducnost VOLI and Cedevita for the top spot of the standings. Read
January 22, 2018 - Crvena zvezda mts part ways with Nikola Radicevic Crvena
zvezda mts and Nikola Radicevic have terminated their contract by
mutual agreement. Young point guard will continue his basketball career
in Spain as he agreed terms with Gran Canaria. Nikola Radicevic started
his pro career in CB Sevilla where he spent five years (2012-2017).
Read more here.
January 21, 2018 - Buducnost stay at the top after beating Olimpija Buducnost
VOLI continue to reign alone at the top of the ABA League standings and
it will remain so even after 17 rounds will be over, as they have
grabbed their 15th win of the season at home against Petrol Olimpija.
Read more here.
January 20, 2018 - Partizan beat Cibona in front of 6,000 fans in Belgrade Partizan
NIS have beaten Cibona once again in this season. This time in front of
6,000 fans in Belgrade, which have showed a huge support to the black
& white team. Partizan NIS have therefore made another major step
toward the Playoffs, as they now have the overall score of 9-8. Read
January 20, 2018 - Turkish Airlines EuroLeague Round 19 MVP: Brad Wanamaker, Fenerbahce Dogus Istanbul Fenerbahce
is picking up steam as the regular season goes into its final stretch,
and it was the effort of its point guard Brad Wanamaker that not only
helped the reigning champs fend off city rival Andolu Efes, but also
earned Wanamaker the third MVP of the Round honor of his career. Read
January 20, 2018 - Zvezda adds size with EuroCup champ Omic Crvena
Zvezda mts Belgrade has added sizable reinforcement for the race to
reach the Turkish Airlines EuroLeague Playoffs by signings experienced
center Alen Omic until the end of the season. Omic (2.16 meters, 25
years old) arrives from Hapoel Bank Yahav Jerusalem. Read more here.
January 20, 2018 - Cedevita stronger than Mega Bemax It
has been an exciting game in Zagreb, where both teams have exchanged
leads several times and entered a thrilling finish, but the home side
were more focused in the end and have celebrated a new triumph, their
13th of the season. Read more here.
January 20, 2018 - Cedevita parted ways with Murphy Cedevita
will continue the season without the American Kevin Murphy, with whom
they have terminated their contract on mutual consent. Murphy averaged
8.3 points, 1.7 rebounds and 1 assist per game this season in the ABA
League. Read more here.
January 20, 2018 - Igokea signed with Preston and Reinhardt Igokea
have signed contracts with Katin Thomas Reinhardt and Billy Dewon
Preston Jr! Both of them were registered for playing in ABA League in
the last moments of the 2017-18 ABA transfer window and they will be
part of Igokea’s roster in the rest of the season. Read more here.
January 19, 2018 - Unicaja stops Madrid's winning streak Unicaja
Malaga broke its three-game losing streak in the Turkish Airlines
EuroLeague regular season by topping Real Madrid 80-75 in front of over
10,000 fans at Palacio de Deportes Jose Maria Martin Carpena on Friday.
Unicaja improved to 8-11 in the standings. Read more here.
January 19, 2018 - Rodriguez , CSKA hand Panathinaikos its first home loss In
a classic battle that went down to the wire, CSKA Moscow sent
Panathinaikos Superfoods Athens to its first home defeat of the season,
a 70-75 decision on Friday night in the Greek capital. CSKA improved to
15-4 on the season. Read more here.
January 19, 2018 - Theodore strikes to give Milan victory over Baskonia Jordan
Theodore capped a fine personal performance by scoring the game winner
with 0.6 seconds remaining, giving AX Armani Exchange Olimpia Milan a
82-83 triumph over Baskonia Vitoria Gasteiz. The visiting team led for
most of the game but Baskonia fought until the very end. Read more here.
January 19, 2018 - FMP are back on the winning track after beating Igokea FMP
scored a pretty convincing win against Igokea in the opening match of
the 17th round. Simply the home team were a lot better this evening,
while they have been building their lead gradually throughout the game.
Read more here.
January 19, 2018 - Wanamaker shines, Fener downs Efes Fenerbahce
Dogus Istanbul grabbed its fourth consecutive win in the Turkish
Airlines EuroLeague regular season by downing cross-town rivals Anadolu
Efes Istanbul 84-89 at Sinan Erdem Dome on Friday. Fenerbahce improved
to 13-6 in the standings while Efes dropped to 5-14. Read more here.
January 19, 2018 - Erazem Lorbek joined Petrol Olimpija Well-known
Slovenian player Erazem Lorbek joined the practices of Petrol Olimpija,
where he is especially helping the younger players with his experience
and skill. He might also play for the Dragons this season. Read more here.
January 18, 2018 - Sanders's late heroics lift Barcelona over Brose FC
Barcelona Lassa bounced back from recent losses by topping Brose
Bamberg 81-66 on Thursday. Both teams now have 7-12 records. Rakim
Sanders led the winners with 17 points and 6 steals, Thomas Heurtel
added 15 points, Ante Tomic posted 13 points and 9 rebounds. Read more here.
January 18, 2018 - Maccabi marches past Crvena Zvezda Maccabi
FOX Tel Aviv protected its place in the playoff zone with an 89-75
victory over Crvena Zvezda mts Belgrade on Thursday. The hosts bounced
back from a whopping in Greece by taking care of the Serbian champs to
improve to 10-9 and keep eighth place. Read more here.
January 18, 2018 - Zalgiris fights off Valencia's rally for home win Zalgiris
Kaunas held off a comeback attempt from visiting Valencia Basket to
hang onto a valuable 86-82 win. Zalgiris improved to 12-7 on the
season, while Valencia dropped to 6-13. Zalgiris had a dream opening to
the game with Kevin Pangos running the show, and led by 16 at halftime.
Read more here.
January 18, 2018 - ANGT Kaunas Players to Watch The
2018 Euroleague Basketball ADIDAS NEXT GENERATION TOURNAMENT qualifying
series tournaments continue this weekend in Lithuania. ANGT Kaunas
features four former ANGT champions among teams from the host country,
France, Italy, Latvia, Russia and Turkey. Read more here.
January 18, 2018 - Khimki crushes Olympiacos 82-54 for second win this week Khimki
Moscow Region finished its first-ever double-victory week in style on
Thursday by crushing second-place Olympiacos Piraeus 82-54 at home
thanks to a pyrotechnic first half of scoring and consistently solid
defense. Read more here.
January 18, 2018 - Turkish Airlines EuroLeague Round 18 MVP: Alexey Shved, Khimki Moscow Region With
his team losing three of its last four games and facing a direct
opponent in the race for the playoffs, Alexey Shved delivered another
one of his elite performances, leading Khimki Moscow Region to an
important 70-79 road win over Crvena Zvezda mts Belgrade. Read more here.
January 18, 2018 - 7Days EuroCup Top 16, Round 3 MVP: Devin Booker, FC Bayern Munich If
the top performance in Round 3 of the 7DAYS EuroCup Top 16 sounded
familiar, that's because Devin Booker of FC Bayern Munich posted the
same three career-high numbers against the same opponent just last
season. Read more here.
January 18, 2018 - Mirza Begic is back at Petrol Olimpija Mirza
Begic is back in Ljubljana and has agreed to sign with the club from
Stozice Arena until the end of the 2019-20 season. 216 cm tall Begic
has started the 2017-18 season in Iran, where he played for Petrochimi
Bandar Imam Harbour. Read more here.
January 18, 2018 - Bandja Sy signs with Partizan NIS After
penning the deal with Kwame Vaughn, Partizan NIS have completed another
transfer! The black & white team from Belgrade announced that they
signed a contract with Bandja Sy until the end of the season. Read more
January 17, 2018 - Buducnost races away from Trento, 79-66 Buducnost
VOLI Podgorica took over second place in Group G with a
tipoff-to-buzzer 79-66 win over visiting Dolomiti Energia Trento on
Wednesday. The victory raised Buducnost to 2-1 and dropped Trento to
1-2, both behind undefeated leader Lokomotiv Kuban Krasnodar. Read more
January 17, 2018 - Bayern, Booker bust out to top Zenit
FC Bayern Munich moved to the top Top 16 in Group F by outgunning
previously unbeaten visitor Zenit St. Petersburg 95-78 on Wednesday.
Both teams are now 2-1 in the group and face each other again next
week. Read more here.
January 17, 2018 - Vesely returns, pushes Fenerbahce past Panathinaikos Fenerbahce
Dogus Istanbul outlasted Panathinaikos Superfoods Athens 67-62 in a
hard-fought contest. Jan Vesely made his return after a one-game
absence and shined in the fourth quarter with 6 points, 4 rebounds and
a big block to help spark the champs to victory. Read more here.
January 17, 2018 - CSKA fires in 18 threes in rout of Efes CSKA
Moscow left no doubt about its power by thrashing Anadolu Efes Istanbul
110-79 in the Russian capital on Wednesday. CSKA leads the Turkish
Airlines EuroLeague Regular Season standings with a 14-4 record, while
Efes dropped to 5-13. Read more here.
January 17, 2018 - Goudelock leads three-point shooting show as Milan outguns Unicaja AX
Armani Exchange Olimpia Milan produced an offensive explosion to end a
four-game losing streak with a 101-87 victory over Unicaja Malaga.
Milan had several double-digit leads in the first half before Unicaja
came back and briefly led in the third quarter. Read more here.
January 17, 2018 - Rudy's game-winner lifts Madrid past Baskonia In
a thriller that came down to the final seconds, Real Madrid registered
its seventh consecutive EuroLeague win by edging Baskonia Vitoria
Gasteiz 75-73 in the Spanish capital on Wednesday. Madrid climbed to
12-6 in the standings, while Baskonia dropped to 8-10. Read more here.
January 16, 2018 - Dubljevic leads Valencia past Barcelona Valencia
Basket registered its third win in four games by downing FC Barcelona
Lassa 81-76 at home on Tuesday. Both teams now have a 6-12 record in
the Turkish Airlines EuroLeague standings. Bojan Dubljevic led the
winners with 19 points and 7 rebounds. Read more here.
January 16, 2018 - Rubit shines, Brose downs Zalgiris to snaps losing streak Brose
Bamberg snapped a five-game losing streak with a 93-86 victory over
Zalgiris Kaunas. It was close throughout, with neither team leading by
more than 7 points at any stage, and the outcome was in the balance
until Daniel Hackett hit a crucial long two-pointer inside the final
minute. Read more here.
January 16, 2018 - Olympiacos routs Maccabi for biggest win in 7 seasons Olympiacos
Piraeus bounced back from its second-worst defeat in Turkish Airline
EuroLeague history with its biggest win of the season, a 94-64 drubbing
of Maccabi FOX Tel Aviv on Tuesday night. The 30-point margin is tied
for Olympiacos’s biggest victory since April 2011. Read more here.
January 16, 2018 - Shved soars, Khimki rolls in Belgrade A
night full of scoring swings ended with Khimki Moscow Region downing
host Crvena Zvezda mts Belgrade 70-79 on Tuesday in a game that went
back and forth until superstar Alexey Shved shut the door in the
closing minutes. Read more here.
January 16, 2018 - Valencia's Garcia out with injury Days
after making a successful Turkish Airlines EuroLeague debut, Valencia
Basket guard Sergi Garcia will miss at least three games over the next
two weeks due to an injury. Garcia (1.89 meters, 20 years old) suffered
a leg muscle tear in practice on Monday. Read more here.
January 16, 2018 - Fiat Turin: Banchi resigns, Recalcati new coach Coach
Luca Banchi announced his resignation as head coach of Fiat Turin on
Tuesday. The club quickly reached an agreement with Carlo Recalcati to
take over the head coaching duties for the remainder of the season.
Banchi, 52, led Fiat to the 7DAYS EuroCup Top 16. Read more here.
January 16, 2018 - Justin Doellman to play for Buducnost VOLI Buducnost
VOLI has officially announced that Justin Doellman will play for the
Podgorica side until the end of the ABA League season. Justin Doellman
was named the best player of ACB League in 2014 and he used to play for
Valencia, Barcelona and Anadolu Efes in his career until now. Read more
January 16, 2018 - Igokea accepted the offer for Malcolm Lee Igokea
have accepted the transfer offer for Malcolm Lee, so the American
player will no longer play for the team from Aleksandrovac in the
ongoing season. Lee will continue his basketball career in Germany,
while Igokea will receive a transfer fee for this deal. Read more here.
January 16, 2018 - Talented Yusuf Sanon signed with Petrol Olimpija Petrol
Olimpija have brought in extremely talented 18-year old Ukrainian
player Yusuf Sanon, who agreed to a multi-year cooperation with the
Ljubljana ABA League powerhouse. Sanon will join the rest of the squad
in practices at the Thursday’s practice. Read more here.
January 16, 2018 - Cibona part ways with Ante Gospic Ante
Gospic is no longer a player of Cibona. It was announced that the two
sides have terminated their contract by mutual agreement. Gospic
averaged 3 points and 1.7 rebounds in the 2017-18 ABA League season.
Read more here.
January 16, 2018 - ABA league Round 16 MVP: Dominik Mavra, MZT Skopje Aerodrom We
have the MVP of the 16th round of the season and it is MZT Skopje
Aerodrom guard Dominik Mavra. At the match of the 16th round between
MZT Skopje and Cibona, Dominik Mavra achieved 18 points, 6 rebounds, 10
assists and a valuation of 34 in less than 35 minutes spent on court.
Read more here.
January 15, 2018 - Turkish Airlines EuroLeague, Round 18 The
first two-round week of 2018 starts with Round 18. Fans in the Serbian
capital will get a chance to greet some an old friend in the Tuesday
opener, in which Crvena Zvezda mts Belgrade hosts Charles Jenkins and
Khimki Moscow Region. Read more here.
January 15, 2018 - 7Days Eurocup Top 16, Round 3 The
7DAYS EuroCup Top 16 reaches its halfway mark this week and Round 3 is
sure to bring a lot of excitement all around the competition. All the
teams facing each other in Round 3 will do so again in Round 4, so
point differences will be more critical than ever. Read more here.
January 15, 2018 - Galatasaray's Preldzic out for rest of Top 16 New
head coach Oktay Mahmuti will have to try to lift Galatasaray Odeabank
Istanbul out of the Top 16 Group E basement without the help of the
team's best assist-maker. Veteran point forward Emir Preldzic will miss
six or more weeks with a broken foot suffered in a weekend domestic
game. Read more here.
January 15, 2018 - Parker replaces Jackson as ASVEL head coach ASVEL
Villeurbanne dismissed J.D. Jackson as head coach on Monday and
promoted assistant T.J. Parker in his place. Jackson spent parts of
four seasons with ASVEL, which he first joined in December 2014 and
later guided to the 2016 French League crown. Read more here.
January 14, 2018 - Kwame Vaughn is a new player of Partizan NIS In
the same day they stayed without Patrick Miller, Partizan NIS signed
contract with a new player. His name is Kwame Vaughn, and he has
already arrived in Belgrade. This 27-year old combo guard spent the
first part of the season in Aris, Greece. Read more here.
January 14, 2018 - Red & white show in Belgrade as Zvezda down Cedevita This
should have been the most exciting match of this weekend, but instead
we have witnessed the red & white show of the reigning ABA League
champions. Crvena zvezda mts scored a convincing win against Cedevita,
which will mean a lot to the Belgrade side in the rest of the season.
Read more here.
January 14, 2018 - Partizan NIS wins over Igokea Partizan
NIS have achieved a new triumph, their eighth this season in the ABA
League, by beating Igokea on the road in Laktasi and are still in the
race for the top four when the regular season ends, as they are still
only a win behind Mornar. Read more here.
January 14, 2018 - MZT Skopje Aerodrom stay alive after huge road win in Zagreb MZT
Skopje Aerodrom keep hoping to avoid the bottom in the standings when
the regular season ends, after they have grabbed a huge road win in
Zagreb over Cibona that not many have expected and ended their 11 games
long winless streak. Read more here.
January 14, 2018 - Patrick Miller leaves Partizan NIS and moves to Turkey Partizan
NIS have accepted the offer from Gaziantep regarding the transfer of
Patrick Miller, so the American guard will play the rest of the season
in Turkey. The offer made by Gaziantep was good for each side, so
Partizan NIS have decided to let the player move to Turkey. Read more here.
January 13, 2018 - Mornar stay in the Playoffs zone after beating Olimpija at home Mornar
have demonstrated strength in the game against Petrol Olimpija, as they
have easily cruised to win, while putting on an attractive performance.
They remain in the top four of the standings after this success. Read
January 13, 2018 - Turkish Airlines EuroLeague Round 17 MVP: Zoran Dragic, Anadolu Efes Istanbul With
his team sitting at the bottom of the standings and desperate for a
boost, Zoran Dragic's perfect shooting night was just what the doctor
ordered for Anadolu Efes Istanbul. The veteran forward put on a
career-best performance in a 105-96 win over the visiting Crvena Zvezda
mts. Read more here.
January 13, 2018 - Another huge win for Buducnost VOLI Buducnost
VOLI have scored another huge win in this season after defeating Mega
Bemax on the road. This means that the Blue squad from Podgorica will
remain all alone at the top of the table at least for one more week.
Read more here.
January 13, 2018 - PARMA stuns Avtodor with late surge PARMA
Perm defeated Avtodor Saratov on the road, 87-82. Tre’ McLean knocked
down the go-ahead 3 with 39 seconds on the clock as PARMA rallied for a
big road win in Saratov. The visitors ended the game on a 13-2 run to
silence the home fans and pick up their 4th win of the season. Read
January 13, 2018 - Enisey wins in the Dragon’s lair Enisey
defeated Tsmoki-Minsk on the road, 88-74. The visitors shot 47% from
beyond the arc en route to an 88-74 victory in the Belarusian capital.
Zabian Dowdell, Martins Meiers and Anthony Hilliard were too much for
the home team, combining for 57 points, 21 rebounds and 14 assists.
Read more here.
January 13, 2018 - Dominic Artis inks contract with Igokea Igokea
have just got stronger for American point guard Dominic Artis. Artis
was born in 1993, he studied at University of Texas at El Paso. His
primary position is point guard. Artis spent the first part of the
2017-18 season in Czarni Slupsk, Poland, where he averaged 15 points
per game. Read more here.
January 12, 2018 - Zalgiris downs Unicaja in nail-biter In
a game that went down to the wire, Edgaras Ulanovas came up with a
last-second block of Ray McCallum and Zalgiris Kaunas prevailed 79-77
over the visiting Unicaja Malaga. The victory lifted Zalgiris to an
11-6 record and a share of fourth place, while Unicaja dropped to 7-10.
Read more here.
January 12, 2018 - Dragic leads Efes past Zvezda in high-scoring thriller Anadolu
Efes overcame Crvena Zvezda 104-95 in a highly entertaining battle.
Efes repeatedly pulled away to double-digit leads but Zvezda always
fought back until the final stages, when the home team’s last big
offensive surge proved enough to seal its second win in three games.
Read more here.
January 12, 2018 - Madrid storms past Khimki, 78-95 Real
Madrid dominated from the opening tip to avenge an earlier home loss by
rocking Khimki Moscow Region by 78-95 on Friday. The win was Madrid's
sixth in a row, the longest streak in the EuroLeague this season, and
lifted its record to 11-6. Read more here.
January 12, 2018 - Excellent Berisha named MVP of the Week It
hasn't taken Dardan Berisha long to make a big impact on the Basketball
Champions League. The 1.91m (6ft 3in) guard, who joined CEZ Nymburk in
late November, erupted for a season-high 24 points on Tuesday and
steered the club to a 106-98 triumph over Telekom Baskets Bonn. Read
January 12, 2018 - Krnjic orchestrates famous win, earns Top Performer honors Serbian
international Sara Krnjic's biggest performance of the season came at
just the right time for KSC Szekszard, steering the club to a spot in
the Round of 8. She showed her plethora of skills, hitting 6-of-8 from
the field, on the way to a 14-point, 11-rebound. Read more here.
January 12, 2018 - Galatasaray, Mahmuti agree until 2019 Just
a few days after releasing Erman Kunter, on Friday Galatasaray Odeabank
Istanbul announced Oktay Mahmuti as the new coach for the team until
the end of the 2018-19 season. Mahmuti, 49, will therefore be in his
second stint with Galatasaray. Read more here.
January 11, 2018 - Sloukas orchestrates Fenerbahce comeback in Valencia In
a rollercoaster game of runs, reigning champion Fenerbahce Dogus
Istanbul used a strong finish to pull away for an important 67-80 road
win at Valencia Basket on Thursday night. Fenerbahce, playing without
Jan Vesely, Nikola Kalinic and James Nunnally, improved to 11-6. Read
January 11, 2018 - De Colo shines, CSKA wins in Milan CSKA
Moscow recorded its first Turkish Airlines EuroLeague win in 2018 by
downing AX Armani Exchange Olimpia Milan 81-107 on the road on
Thursday. CSKA remained atop the standings with a 13-4 record, while
Milan dropped to 4-13. Read more here.
January 11, 2018 - Maccabi holds off Brose in thriller Maccabi
FOX Tel Aviv outlasted Brose Bamberg 90-88 in a thriller that came down
to the closing seconds on Thursday night at Menora Mivtachim Arena.
Michael Roll led six Maccabi scorers in double figures with a
career-high 23 points in lifting his team’s record to 9-8. Read more here.
January 11, 2018 - Calathes, Gist lead Greens past Barcelona Panathinaikos
Superfoods Athens stayed perfect at home this season by shutting down
FC Barcelona Lassa 84-75 on Friday in the Greek capital. Panathinaikos
is now 9-0 this season at Olympic Sports Center Athens this season and
12-5 overall, good for at least third place. Read more here.
January 11, 2018 - 7Days EuroCup Top 16, Round 2 MVP: Kyle Kuric, Zenit St Petersburg The
second round of the 7DAYS EuroCup Top 16 came to an end with four
undefeated teams leading their respective groups. One of those
first-place teams is Zenit St Petersburg, for whom shooting ace Kyle
Kuric earned the MVP honor with a performance index rating of 40. Read
January 10, 2018 - Sensational third quarter lifts Buducnost past Cedevita A
huge third quarter saw Buducnost VOLI Podgorica attain supremacy over
Cedevita Zagreb for its first win of the Top 16, running out 75-78
winners thanks to a 13-29 third quarter advantage, including runs of
2-11 and 0-11. Read more here.
January 10, 2018 - Turkish Airlines EuroLeague, Round 17 Round
17 sees some of the league leaders in their respective categories
clash. In the opener, Panathinaikos Superfoods Athens and the
league-leader in assists, Nick Calathes, visit FC Barcelona Lassa and
the No. 2 assist man, Thomas Heurtel. Read more here.
January 10, 2018 - Cunningham, Booker lead Bayern over Rytas FC
Bayern Munich picked up its first victory in the 7DAYS EuroCup Top 16
by beating Lietuvos Rytas Vilnius convincingly 81-68 at home. Jared
Cunningham and Devin Booker each scored 18 points for Bayern, Nihad
Dedovic added 14 points and Milan Macvan posted 12 points. Read more here.
January 10, 2018 - Darussafaka downs Gran Canaria to top Group E Darussafaka
Istanbul continued its dominant start to the Top 16 by never trailing
on Wednesday on the way to an 88-70 win over the visiting Herbalife
Gran Canaria. Darussafaka took sole possession of first place in Group
E with 2-0 record, while Gran Canaria dropped to 1-1. Read more here.
January 10, 2018 - Red-hot Kuric drives Zenit past Fiat Zenit
St. Petersburg overwhelmed Fiat Turin in the second half for a 95-84
come-from-behind victory at Yubileyny Sports Palace on Wednesday. Zenit
trailed by 13 late in the second quarter, but turned up its defensive
effort over the final two quarters, during which it outscored Fiat
49-26. Read more here.
January 10, 2018 - Loko downs Trento, is first in Group G In
a battle between undefeated teams, Lokomotiv Kuban Krasnodar took a big
step forward in Group G by topping Dolomiti Energia Trento 97-69 at
home. Lokomotiv improved to 2-0 and remains the only undefeated team in
the 2017-18 7DAYS EuroCup while Trento dropped to 1-1. Read more here.
January 9, 2018 - Lasme lifts UNICS over Limoges UNICS
Kazan erased a 14-point second-quarter deficit to edge Limoges CSP
66-69 on Tuesday. Stephane Lasme’s put-back and then steal on the
game’s final two possessions gave UNICS the victory in a game that saw
six lead changes in the fourth quarter alone. Read more here.
January 9, 2018 - Galatasaray make a double swoop Galatasaray
have bolstered their wafer-thin squad with the addition of Kaela Davis
and Tugba Tasci. Having recently welcomed the return to fitness of star
scorer Alexandria Quigley, Galatasaray fans and coach Maljkovic will be
heartened by the arrival of another WNBA performer in Davis. Read more here.
January 9, 2018 - ABA league Round 15 MVP: Novica Velickovic, Partizan NIS We
have the MVP of the 15th round of the season and it is Partizan NIS
power forward Novica Velickovic. Velickovic dominated the court in the
game of his team against Zadar. At the match of the 15th round between
Partizan NIS and Zadar, Novica Velickovic achieved 18 points, 8
rebounds. Read more here.
January 8, 2018 - 7Days EuroCup, Top 16 Round 2 Round
2 of the 7DAYS EuroCup Top 16 promises to bring a lot of action all
around the competition. All three Italians and Russian teams, as well
as Herbalife Gran Canaria of Spain and Darussafaka Istanbul of Turkey,
won in Round 1. Read more here.
January 8, 2018 - Buducnost claim the top after beating Zvezda Buducnost
VOLI are back at the top of the ABA League, after they have beaten
Crvena zvezda mts for the second time this season. Nikola Ivanovic led
the winning side in scoring with 18 points (3/6 for 3), while adding 4
assists and 2 rebounds to his stats. Read more here.
January 8, 2018 - Zoran Martic replaced Okorn at Petrol Olimpija bench Petrol
Olimpija management and head coach Gasper Okorn have decided to part
ways. The new head coach of is Zoran Martic. The main reason for the
termination of cooperation is by both sides especially the saturation
of the relationship between the players and the head coach. Read more here.
January 6, 2018 - Turkish Airlines EuroLeague Round 16 MVP: Malcolm Thomas, Khimki Moscow Region With
his team Khimki Moscow Region battling on the road against a fellow
playoff contender Brose Bamberg, big man Malcolm Thomas stepped up to
the plate with a career night and an all-round performance, leading a
team to a much-needed victory on Friday night. Read more here.
January 6, 2018 - Fenerbahce: Nunnally leaves hospital, out one month Fenerbahce
Dogus Istanbul small forward James Nunnally is set to be sidelined for
one month due to hand fracture. Nunnally left last night's Turkish
Airlines EuroLeague game against Baskonia Vitoria Gasteiz due to a bad
fall after a dunk which sent him out of the game on a stretcher. Read
January 6, 2018 - Baskonia, McRae, part ways Baskonia
Vitoria Gasteiz announced an agreement with guard Jordan McRae to
terminate his contract, the club announced Saturday. McRae is set to
undergo surgery in his left shoulder in Vitoria and is expected to be
sidelined for five more months, missing the remainder of the season.
Read more here.
January 6, 2018 - Cedevita rule the city of Zagreb Cedevita
will spend the Sunday at the very top of the ABA League standings, as
they have edged out their city rivals Cibona in the derby of Zagreb.
The orange squad have turned the game their way in the first half and
had no difficulties by maintaining the advantage in the second part of
the game. Read more here.
January 5, 2018 - Reyes leads Madrid past Maccabi In
a showdown between classic Turkish Airlines EuroLeague powerhouses,
Real Madrid grabbed its fifth consecutive win in the regular season by
downing Maccabi FOX Tel Aviv 93-81 in the Spanish capital on Friday.
Madrid improved to 10-6 in the standings while Maccabi dropped to 8-8.
Read more here.
January 5, 2018 - Mornar pulled off another stunning comeback Mornar
have defeated FMP on the road after making one more stunning comeback
in the 2017-18 ABA League season! Derek Needham led winners with 20
points, 8 assists and 6 rebounds. Uros Lukovic added 17 points, 11
rebounds. Read more here.
January 5, 2018 - Shved fires Khimki to road win in Bamberg Khimki
Moscow Region rode 28 points from Alexey Shved to snatch a 70-74 road
win over Brose Bamberg in a hard-fought contest which leaves the
Russian team at 9-7 in the standings, while Brose drops to 6-10 with a
fourth straight loss. Read more here.
January 5, 2018 - Olympiacos escapes drama, downs Milan Olympiacos
Piraeus took control early and never looked back in an 87-80 win over
visiting AX Armani Exchange Olimpia Milan on Friday night. Olympiacos
got back into a tie for first place in the standings with 12-4 record,
while Milan dropped for to 4-12. Read more here.
January 5, 2018 - Rochestie, Davidovac push Zvezda past Zalgiris A
physical battle of wills between two of the Turkish Airlines
EuroLeague's hottest teams turned on late, great shot making by a
rookie as Crvena Zvezda mts Belgrade defeated visiting Zalgiris Kaunas
77-65 on Friday. With its fourth victory in the last six games,
Zvezda's record rose to 7-9. Read more here.
January 5, 2018 - Fenerbahce beats Baskonia, loses Nunnally to injury Fenerbahce
Dogus Istanbul recorded a bittersweet win by downing Baskonia Vitoria
Gasteiz 79-74 at Ulker Sports Arena on Friday. Fenerbahce improved to
10-6 in the Turkish Airlines EuroLeague standings but the reigning
champions lost James Nunnally due to a bad fall after a dunk. Read more
January 5, 2018 - Galatasaray, coach Kunter part ways Galatasaray
Odeabank Istanbul announced the decision to waive coach Erman Kunter,
due to the poor results of the team this season. Kunter, 61, arrived to
the team last summer after the team had won the 7DAYS EuroCup in 2016
and played the Turkish Airlines EuroLeague in 2016-17. Read more here.
January 5, 2018 - Sweet revenge for Mega Bemax in Ljubljana Mega
Bemax have got their revenge over Petrol Olimpija for the defeat in
Sremska Mitrovica in the first part of the season and they did it in
style. They have made a major comeback in Stozice Arena to celebrate a
final 76:69 win over the Dragons of Ljubljana. Read more here.
January 5, 2018 - Igokea score a valuable road win against MZT In
the 1st part of the season Igokea suffered a shocking home defeat
against MZT Skopje Aerodrom, but today the boys from Aleksandrovac made
a sweet revenge. Igokea defeated MZT in Skopje and therefore got back
on the winning track in ABA League. Read more here.
January 4, 2018 - Rock-solid Barcelona downs CSKA In
a battle between Turkish Airlines EuroLeague powerhouses, FC Barcelona
Lassa confirmed its good form by downing CSKA Moscow 85-72 in front of
a sellout crowd at Palau Blaugrana on Thursday. Read more here.
January 4, 2018 - Valencia veterans lead comeback road win in Malaga Valencia
Basket rallied from a 17-point third-quarter deficit to stun a
fellow-Spanish side Unicaja Malaga in a thrilling finish 83-85 on
Thursday night. It was the second consecutive EuroLeague win for
Valencia, which improved to 5-11 on the season. Read more here.
January 4, 2018 - Calathes returns, sparks Greens over Efes Panathinaikos
Superfoods Athens remained undefeated at home this season with a 90-79
victory over Anadolu Efes Istanbul on Thursday at Olympic Sports Center
Athens. Nick Calathes returned after a three-game absence to produce 17
points, 9 assists and 3 steals. Read more here.
January 4, 2018 - Partizan down Zadar for the 2nd time in this season The
race for the 4th spot on the standings is getting more and more
exciting! Partizan NIS have defeated Zadar in the opening match of
Round 15, so now these two teams are leveled at the ABA League
standings. Read more here.
January 4, 2018 - 7Days EuroCup Top 16, Round 1 MVP: Dustin Hogue, Dolomiti Energia Trento The
7DAYS EuroCup season took another step with the start of the Top 16.
After eight games across the continent, Dustin Hogue of Dolomiti
Energia Trento stood out among all other players to claim MVP honors
this week. Read more here.
January 3, 2018 - Lokomotiv rallies past Buducnost on the road Lokomotiv
Kuban Krasnodar remained undefeated in the 7DAYS EuroCup and recorded
its first road win in the Top 16 by rallying to beat Buducnost VOLI
Podgorica 62-68 in the Montenegrin capital on Wednesday. Read more here.
January 3, 2018 - Kuric nets career-high 30 as Zenit edges Rytas In
an exciting clash that went down to the wire, Zenit St. Petersburg held
on to a 96-98 road win over Lietuvos Rytas Vilnius in the Top 16 Group
F opener for both teams on Wednesday. Zenit took the lead in the second
quarter and controlled the game for most of the second half. Read more here.
January 3, 2018 - Turkish Airlines EuroLeague, Round 16 The
second half of the Turkish Airlines EuroLeague Regular Season gets up
and running this week with a series of tantalizing showdowns in Round
16. Highlights include the league leader facing a testing road trip.
Read more here.
January 3, 2018 - Ognjen Jaramaz returns to Mega Bemax Ognjen
Jaramaz has signed a new contract with Mega Bemax, which means that he
will rejoin the club from Sremska Mitrovica! He has actually never left
the club. He had to miss several months of action due to illness, while
now he is ready to continue the journey with Mega Bemax. Read more here.
January 3, 2018 - Mate Mandic is no longer a player of Cibona Mate
Mandic is no longer a player of Cibona. After the player asked to leave
the club, the two sides have terminated their contract by mutual
agreement. Cibona thanked Mandic for everything he has done for the
club and wished him all the best in the future. Read more here.
January 3, 2018 - Djordje Gagic wearing black and white again Djordje
Gagic is back in Partizan. Former Steamroller member is back to black
and white squad and will make his debut following comeback tomorrow. He
used to play for Gaziantep, Brindisi, Tenerife, Tsmoki-Minsk, Istanbul
and Jesilgiresun after leaving Partizan NIS few years ago. Read more here.
January 3, 2018 - UNICS tops ASVEL in OT thriller In
a thriller that needed overtime to determine a winner, UNICS Kazan
defeated ASVEL Villeurbanne 88-84 at home on Wednesday. Quino Colom and
Stephane Lasme led the winners with 15 points apiece. Anton Ponkrashov
added 14 points plus 11 assists. Read more here.
January 3, 2018 - Darussafaka dominates boards and Galatasaray Despite
playing without 7DAYS EuroCup Regular Season MVP Scottie Wilbekin,
Darussafaka Istanbul dominated Galatasaray Odeabank Istanbul 65-84 in
the team’s Top 16 Group E opener on Wednesday at Sinan Erdem Dome.
Darussafaka outrebounded the home team 27-47. Read more here.
January 2, 2018 - Gran Canaria cruises past ALBA Herbalife
Gran Canaria reasserted its home-court dominance with a 100-81 pounding
of ALBA Berlin in the teams’ Group F opener on Tuesday. The hosts
showed no sentiments for former Coach Aito Garcia Reneses’s squad in
scoring a 100 for the first time all season. Read more here.
January 2, 2018 - Della Valle shines a Reggio Emilia blasts Limoges Grissin
Bon Reggio Emilia put together a tough defensive showing in starting
its Top 16 campaign with a convincing 87-54 victory at home over
Limoges CSP. Amedeo Della Valle led the way for Reggio Emilia with 22
points, a career-high 9 rebounds, 4 assists and 3 steals. Read more here.
January 2, 2018 - Fiat Turin routs Bayern in Top 16 opener Fiat
Turin sent a message to the rest of Group F by opening the Top 16 with
a resounding 90-76 rout of FC Bayern Munich on Tuesday at PalaRuffini.
Diante Garrett starred with 21 points, 8 assists and a club record 6
steals to pace Fiat, which played without leading rebounder Trevor
Mbakwe. Read more here.
January 2, 2018 - Crvena zvezda mts return to the top after beating Petrol Olimpija Crvena
zvezda mts are back at the top of the standings, together with
Buducnost VOLI, after they have edged out Petrol Olimpija in an
exciting encounter. Taylor Rochestie was the man for Crvena zvezda mts
this time! He led the team in scoring with 16 points. Read more here.
January 2, 2018 - Petrol Olimpija parted ways with Ziga Jurcek Shooting
guard Ziga Jurcek is officially no longer a member of Petrol Olimpija.
The player and the club’s management have agreed to terminate their
contract, on mutual consent. Jurcek appeared twice for the green and
white this season and averaged 3 points per game in the ABA League.
Read more here.
January 2, 2018 - AX Milan picks up Kuzminskas for rest of season AX
Armani Exchange Olimpia Milan signed small forward Mindaugas Kuzminskas
for the remainder of the season, the club announced Monday.
Kuzminskas played for New York in the NBA last season, during which he
averaged 6.3 points in 68 games. Read more here.
January 1, 2018 - 7Days EuroCup Top 16, Round 1 After
a thrilling regular season, the 2017-18 7DAYS EuroCup resumes with the
Top 16. The surviving 16 squads will compete in a round-robin setup,
with four groups of four teams. The best two teams in each group will
advance to the playoffs, in which best-of-three series will be played
until there is one squad is left standing as the new EuroCup champion! Read more here.
January 1, 2018 - Turkish Airlines EuroLeague MVP for December: Paulius Jankunas, Zalgiris Kaunas Zalgiris
Kaunas enjoyed the best month of any team in the Turkish Airlines
EuroLeague; the Lithuanian champs were the only squad with a perfect
record in December and those wins came at the expense of four national
champions and three teams in the top five in the standings. Read more here.
January 1, 2018 - ABA league MVP of December: Joshua Bostic (Zadar) The
third month of the 2017-18 season is behind us and we have the third
monthly MVP this season. After Partizan NIS guard Patrick Miller and
Milko Bjelica of Crvena zvezda mts this time around it is Josh Bostic
of Zadar. The player has also won the MVP of 10th round award
previously. Read more here.
January 1, 2018 - 7DAYS EuroCup Regular Season MVP: Scottie Wilbekin, Darussafaka Scottie
Wilbekin proved to be a nearly unstoppable force in leading Darussafaka
Istanbul to the top of its group during the 7DAYS EuroCup Regular
Season. Wilbekin led the competition in scoring and his team did not
lose a game in which he played. Read more here. Check news archive here.