April 5, 2020 - Theo Maledon declares for the 2020 NBA Draft French
point guard Theo Maledon has submitted paperwork to the league office
to make himself eligible for the 2020 NBA draft, he told ESPN. The
18-year-old has been averaging 7.1 points and 2.3 assists in 17 minutes
for ASVEL in EuroLeague and the French League. Read more here.
April 4, 2020 - Alex Ruoff left Goettingen 33-year
old American swingman Alex Ruoff (198-90kg-86, college: WVU, agency:
Inception Sports) left BG Goettingen (BBL). In 9 games in Germany he
had 11.1ppg, 5.2rpg, 4.9apg and 2.0spg this season. Read more here.
April 3, 2020 - Coach Carroll left Larochette American
coach Brian Carroll left BBC Arantia Larochette (Total League). His
team made it to the League Semifinals in 2014. Carroll has coached
previously two other teams: Grengewald and Bascharage. Read more here.
April 3, 2020 - Head Coach Dirk Bauermann Remains in Rostock German
Pro A team Rostock Seawolves have announced the contract extension of
head coach Dirk Bauermann. The legendary German coach who guided the
2005 German national team to a silver medal at the Euro came in as a
fireman in January. Read more here.
April 3, 2020 - Coach Philip Dejworek left Racing 42-year
old German coach Philip Dejworek left Racing Luxembourg (Total League).
The list of the past achievements is quite long as among others
Dejworek's team made it to the League Semifinals for two years in a row
(2016 and 2017). Read more here.
April 3, 2020 - Adam Ramstedt extends deal with Norrkoping Norrkoping
Dolphins (Basketligan) re-signed 24-year old international small
forward Adam Ramstedt (208-95) after he was tested there shortly. He
started the season at Djurgarden. In 13 Basketligan games he recorded
6.5ppg, 5.4rpg and 1.8apg this season. Read more here.
April 3, 2020 - Kangoeroes add Foerts to their roster Kangoeroes
Basket Mechelen (Euromillions League) added to their roster 23-year old
small forward Jonas Foerts (194-96). He started the season at Basic-Fit
Brussels (Euromillions League). Foerts has played there for the last
four years. Read more here.
April 3, 2020 - Ingus Jakovics leaves Varese to return home Ingus
Jakovics (186-PG-93, college: Liepaja) is leaving Varese to return
home. The point guard is heading back to Latvia in the midst of
coronavirus outbreak. The decision comes after mutual agreement the
club and the player. Read more here.
April 3, 2020 - Trey Thompkins cleared of coronavirus Trey
Thompkins fully recovered from the coronavirus COVID-19, his Real
Madrid teammate Rudy Fernandez mentioned via social media. The
29-year-old American forward tested positive shortly after the Turkish
Airlines EuroLeague season was temporarily suspended. Read more here.
April 3, 2020 - Bulls interested in Arturas Karnisovas for a top executive role The
Chicago Bulls have started a formal search to hire a new top executive
with full authority on basketball decisions. Interviews will start next
week and among the candidates are the Denver Nuggets GM Arturas
Karnisovas and Toronto Raptors GM Bobby Webster. Read more here.
April 2, 2020 - Zion Williamson could reportedly be considered for Team USA Zion
Williamson could be considered for Team USA next season, according to
Steve Keating of Reuters. USA Basketball chief communications officer
Craig Miller said there might be some changes in the list, which might
involve the star rookie of the New Orleans Pelicans. Read more here.
April 2, 2020 - Euroleague examines the possibility of hosting a two-group tournament in one city Euroleague
Basketball are exploring a possible two-group tournament to conclude
their season, currently at a halt due to the coronavirus. The board are
still hoping that the season will be completed, with the Final Four
scheduled in May. Read more here.
April 2, 2020 - ACB suspended indefinitely, season completion remains the objective ACB
clubs held a video conference on Thursday to assess the temporary
suspension and continue working on future scenarios. The league had
initially suspended its action until April 24, though the date set was
rendered ineffective. Read more here.
April 1, 2020 - NBA, NBPA discussing salary cuts for players Despite
still hoping for the 2019-20 season to resume, the NBA and NBPA are
preparing for the possibility of salary reductions for players. The
season is suspended at his point, but canceling games will
automatically trigger the force majeure provision. Read more here.
April 1, 2020 - Coach Arnaud Ricoux leaves Saint Vallier Experienced
51-year old coach Arnaud Ricoux left Saint Vallier Basket Drome (NM1).
He helped them to end the regular season as a second best team in the
league. Ricoux contributed to his team making it to the semifinals. He
coached in the final of French NM2 in 2015. Read more here.
April 1, 2020 - Sam Huurman agreed terms with Limburg United for 2020-2021 Hubo
Limburg United (Euromillions League) inked 18-year old Dutch power
forward Sam Huurman (202-1). He started the season at Gistel Oostende
in the Top Division I. In 20 games he recorded 12.0ppg, 7.1rpg and
1.6apg this season. Read more here.
April 1, 2020 - Cibona release head coach, all employees Cibona
is reportedly in the financial crisis. The coronavirus pandemic forced
the Croatian Basketball Federation to suspend all sports activities. It
led to KK Cibona facing serious financial troubles. The team has
reportedly had to let all of the employees go.Read more here. Check news archive here.