June 24, 2017 - Khimki taps Markovic at point guard Khimki
Moscow Region's return to the Turkish Airlines EuroLeague will come
with a new man manning the point guard position after the signing of
veteran Stefan Markovic to a two-year deal. Markovic (1.96 meters, 29
years old) is the EuroCup's all-time leader with 491 assists. Read more
June 24, 2017 - Fenerbahce re-signs Sloukas, Hersek After
two seasons together that resulted in the club's first Turkish Airlines
EuroLeague title and another appearance in the championship game,
Fenerbahce Istanbul and guard Kostas Sloukas have agreed to stay
together for a few more seasons. Read more here.
June 24, 2017 - Bamberg, Trinchieri agree to contract extension German
League champion Brose Bamberg announced that head coach Andrea
Trinchieri has agreed to a contract extension that will keep him with
the club through 2019. The extension is for one season with Trinchieri
already having been under contract for the coming season. Read more here.
June 24, 2017 - Reggio Emilia invests in future with Candi Grissin
Bon Reggio Emilia announced on Thursday the arrival of point guard
Leonardo Candi, who signed a five-year deal with the club. Candi (1.91
meters, 20 years old) arrives from Fortitudo Bologna, where he grew up,
helped the team earn promotion into Italian second division. Read more here.
June 24, 2017 - Sehovic extends with Buducnost Suad
Sehovic will continue wearing the blue jersey of Buducnost VOLI as he
signed a new 2-year deal with the club. Sehovic arrived in Buducnost
VOLI back in 2013 and since then he has become the team captain and one
of the club symbols. Read more here.
June 24, 2017 - Zeljko Sakic moves from Cibona to Cluj Unfrortunately
for Cibona fans, Zeljko Sakic will not remain in the team for the next
season. Experienced power forward decided it was time fo him to move
on, so he accepted the offer from the Romanian champions U-Banca
Transilvania Cluj. Read more here.
June 23, 2017 - Erjon Kastrati is coming back to Union Olimpija Union
Olimpija is continuing to compose its team for the 2017/18 season. The
new reinforcement is Erjon Kastrati, who played for Krka last season.
He signed a one-year contract. Erjon Kastrati used to wear Union
Olimpija jersey in the past. Read more here.
June 23, 2017 - Dusan Alimpijevic signs new 3-year deal with FMP FMP
head coach Dusan Alimpijevic has signed a new 3-year deal with the club
from Zeleznik! He will therefore keep coaching the Panthers, with whom
he achieved some pretty good results in the finish of the previous
season. Read more here.
June 23, 2017 - EuroLeague head coaches discuss progress, future at EB Institute Annual Workshops The
yearly meeting between EuroLeague head coaches and their traditional
exchange of ideas with Euroleague Basketball executives including the
officiating department marked the continuation of the Euroleague
Basketball Institute Annual Workshops on Wednesday and Thursday. Read
June 23, 2017 - Barcelona inks Heurtel to run point guard FC
Barcelona Lassa tapped veteran playmaker Thomas Heurtel to run its
offense for the next two seasons, the club announced Tuesday. Heurtel
(1.89 meters, 28 years old), arrives from Anadolu Efes Istanbul, where
he spent the past two and a half seasons. Read more here.
June 23, 2017 - Madrid re-signs big man Randolph Real
Madrid reached a new agreement with forward Anthony Randolph to keep
working together next season, the club announced Thursday. Randolph
(2.11 meters, 27 years old) averaged 10.2 points, 5.1 rebounds and 1.1
blocks in 34 Turkish Airlines EuroLeague games last season. Read more here.
June 23, 2017 - Valencia re-signs EuroCup scoring king Dubljevic Valencia
Basket reached a new agreement with Spanish League finals MVP Bojan
Dubljevic to keep working together for three more years, until the end
of the 2019-20 season, the club announced Thursday. Dubljevic (2.05
meters, 25 years old) is set to start his sixth season with Valencia.
Read more here.
June 23, 2017 - Maccabi brings back center Tyus Maccabi
FOX Tel Aviv brought a familiar face back to its roster in center Alex
Tyus, who helped Maccabi win the Turkish Airlines EuroLeague crown in
2014. Tyus (2.03 meters, 29 years old) arrives from Galatasaray
Odeabank Istanbul. Read more here.
June 22, 2017 - Morabanc Andorra, Coach Peñarroya stay together Morabanc
Andorra reached an agreement with head coach Joan Peñarroya to remain
together for the eighth consecutive season. Peñarroya, 48, joined
Andorra in 2010 and has coached the team ever since, all the way from
the Spanish third division to qualifying for the 7DAYS EuroCup. Read
June 22, 2017 - ALBA extends, promotes Schneider ALBA
Berlin announced a three-year contract extension with youngster Tim
Schneider, who will be a fulltime member of the club's first roster
from now on. Schneider (2.08 meters, 19 years old) already made his
7DAYS EuroCup debut last season. Read more here.
June 22, 2017 - Buducnost appoint Dzikic as new head coach and sign Nikolic Big
day for Buducnost VOLI! The club from Podgorica officially presented
Aleksandar Dzikic as new team head coach, while the management also
revealed that the first newcomer in the 2017-18 roster will be talented
power forward Danilo Nikolic. Read more here.
June 22, 2017 - Jan Span is the first reinforcement of Union Olimpija Union
Olimpija have begun composing their roster for the 2017-18 season. The
club of Ljubljana signed a one-year contract with point guard Jan Span,
who spent the last season in Lasko, playing for Zlatorog. Span averaged
15.9 points, 3.1 rebounds and 3.6 assists per game. Read more here.
June 22, 2017 - Jure Pelko is no longer a player of Union Olimpija Jure
Pelko is no longer a player of Union Olimpijja. After just one year
spent among the Dragons, this 27-year old guard returns to his former
club Helios Suns, where he played back in the 2014-15 season. Pelko
averaged 3.7 points in the 2016-17 ABA League season. Read more here.
June 22, 2017 - Maccabi signs Israeli League MVP DiBartolomeo Maccabi
FOX Tel Aviv signed 2017 Israeli League MVP John DiBartolomeo to a
three-year contract. DiBartolomeo (1.83 meters, 26 years old) has spent
the previous two seasons with Maccabi Hunter Haifa, which he led to the
Israeli championship game last season. Read more here.
June 22, 2017 - Madrid, team captain Reyes together until 2019 A
Turkish Airlines EuroLeague powerhouse has retained of its long-time
captain as Real Madrid and power forward Felipe Reyes agreed on
Wednesday to a new two-year contract until the end of the 2018-19
season. Reyes is set to start his 13th season with the Madrid.
Read more here.
June 22, 2017 - Anadolu Efes re-signs forward Brown Anadolu
Efes Istanbul reached a new agreement with power forward Derrick Brown
to keep working together for two more years, until the end of the
2018-19 season. Brown averaged 12.3 points, 5.5 rebounds and 2.2
assists in 36 Turkish Airlines EuroLeague games last season. Read more here.
June 22, 2017 - Tofas brings in combo guard Henry Tofas
Bursa signed combo guard Pierria Henry to a one-year deal on Wednesday.
Henry (1.93 meters, 24 years old) arrives from Hapoel Eliat, where he
averaged 11.3 points, 5.3 rebounds and 6.0 assists in 38 Israeli League
games last season. Read more here.
June 21, 2017 - Unics inks sharp shooter Kolesnikov Unics
Kazan added fire power to its roster by inking sharp shooter Evgeny
Kolesnikov, who penned a two-year deal with the 7DAYS EuroCup
powerhouse on Wednesday. Kolesnikov (1.95 meters, 31 years old) arrives
from Avtodor Saratov. Read more here.
June 21, 2017 - Gran Canaria re-signs swingman Rabaseda Herbalife
Gran Canaria Las Palmas kept working towards keeping its core players
by re-signing shooting guard Xavi Rabaseda for another season, the club
announced Wednesday. Rabaseda (1.96 meters, 28 years old) averaged 3.6
points in 15 7DAYS EuroCup games last season. Read more here.
June 21, 2017 - ALBA Berlin keeps guard Vargas ALBA
Berlin announced a new agreement with guard Akeem Vargas, who re-signed
his contract for two more years on Wednesday. Vargas (1.92 meters, 27
years old) averaged 2.7 points on 41.7% three-point shooting and 1.4
assists in 11 7DAYS EuroCup games with ALBA last season. Read more here.
June 21, 2017 - Valencia finds new coach in Vidorreta Spanish
League champion Valencia Basket and Txus Vidorreta penned a one-year
deal Tuesday to make him the team's new head coach. Vidorreta,
51, arrives from Iberostar Tenerife, which he led to the Spanish League
playoffs last season. Read more here.
June 21, 2017 - Olympiacos lands playmaker Strelnieks Olympiacos
Piraeus improved its backcourt by inking point guard Janis Strelnieks
to a two-year deal on Tuesday. Strelnieks (1.91 meters, 27 years old)
arrives from Brose Bamberg, where he played for the last three seasons.
Read more here.
June 21, 2017 - Unicaja keeps team captain Suarez 7DAYS
EuroCup champion Unicaja Malaga kept building a competitive roster for
the foreseeable future by re-signing team captain Carlos Suarez to a
multi-year deal that could seen him wearing his current uniform until
the end of the 2020-21 season, the club announced Tuesday. Read more here.
June 21, 2017 - CSKA adds scoring ace Clyburn One
of the best newcomers to the Turkish Airlines EuroLeague last season
has switched to a perennial Final Four participant as CSKA Moscow on
Tuesday announced the arrival of forward Will Clyburn as the first new
player on its roster. Read more here.
June 20, 2017 - Igokea extend contracts with Sibalic and Milosevic Danilo
Sibalic and Djordje Milosevic will continue playing for Igokea, as they
signed new two-year contracts with the club from Aleksandrovac! Both of
them were important parts of the team in the previous season. Read more
June 20, 2017 - France’s best four clubs sign for Basketball Champions League AS
Monaco, Elan Chalon, Nanterre 92 and SIG Strasbourg will participate in
the second edition of the Basketball Champions League alongside top
clubs from across the continent. The national champion will be decided
on Friday after final game between Elan Chalon and SIG Strasbourg. Read
June 20, 2017 - Zvezda signs young forward Simovic long term Crvena
Zvezda mts Belgrade continued investing in its future on Monday by
signing forward Ranko Simovic to his first professional contract.
Simovic (2.03 meters, 18 years old) and Zvezda agreed on a four-year
contract. The teenage forward comes from Zvezda's junior team. Read
June 20, 2017 - Valencia signs top Icelandic prospect Hlinason Valencia
Basket signed top Icelandic prospect Tryggvi Hlinason to a four-year
deal on Monday. Hlinason (2.15 meters, 19 years old) arrives from Thor
AK Akureyri, where he averaged 11.6 points on 66.3% two-point shooting
and 8.0 rebounds in 25 Icelandic League games last season. Read more here.
June 20, 2017 - RETAbet Bilbao adds size with Kempton RETAbet
Bilbao Basket bolstered its frontcourt with the signing of center Tim
Kempton Jr. on a one-year deal. Kempton is set to start his
professional career in Bilbao. He arrives from Lehigh University, where
he averaged 20.4 points and 10.3 rebounds in 31 NCAA games last season.
Read more here.
June 20, 2017 - Four Spanish clubs confirmed in Basketball Champions League Three
more Spanish clubs will join title holders Iberostar Tenerife in the
2017-18 Basketball Champions League: UCAM Murcia, Movistar Estudiantes
and Divina Seguros Joventut. The new Basketball Champions League
Regular Season gets under way on October 10. Read more here.
June 19, 2017 - CSKA, Vorontsevich together three more seasons Russian
powerhouse CSKA Moscow made another move to keep its longtime core
together by re-signing power forward Andrey Vorontsevich for three more
years until the end of the 2019-2020 season, the club announced Monday.
Read more here.
June 19, 2017 - Gran Canaria re-signs veteran guard Oliver Herbalife
Gran Canaria Las Palmas announced that experienced playmaker Albert
Oliver will keep playing for the team next season. Oliver (1.87 meters,
39 years old) is set to start his fifth season with Gran Canaria. Read
June 19, 2017 - ALBA Berlin re-signs swingman Giffey ALBA
Berlin reached a new agreement with swingman Niels Giffey to keep
working together for two more years, the club announced Monday. Giffey
(2.00 meters, 26 years old) averaged 6.6 points on 42.9% three-point
shooting and 2.4 rebounds in 14 7DAYS EuroCup games last season. Read
June 19, 2017 - Eleven ABA League players made it to the Serbia national team preliminary squad Serbia
national team head coach Aleksandar Đorđević has revealed the list of
25 players that he might be counting on for this summer’s EuroBasket
2017. On the preliminary squad there are 11 players that played in the
ABA League last season. Read more here.
June 19, 2017 - Waller leaves Mornar and goes to Italy Mornar
have stayed without their top scorer from the 2016/17 ABA League
season. American player Antabia Waller decided to leave the club from
Bar and to move to Italy, where he signed a two-year deal with
Pallacanestro Varese. Read more here.
June 19, 2017 - Alba Fehervar go all the way in Hungary Alba
Fehervar, who reached the Second Round in the FIBA Europe Cup came out
victorious in a gripping title race in Hungary for the club’s fifth
domestic championship trophy. Winston Shepard was the top scorer for
the Szekesfehervar club with 18 points. Read more here.
June 18, 2017 - Lietuvos Rytas adds scoring ace Madgen Lietuvos
Rytas Vilnius added fire power to its roster by inking sharp shooter
Ben Madgen to a two-year deal on Saturday. Rytas keeps an option to
extend his contract until the end of the 2019-20 season. Madgen (1.93
meters, 32 years old) arrives from Lietkabelis Panevezys. Read more here.
June 18, 2017 - Ulm keeps forward Butler ratiopharm
Ulm reached a new agreement with forward Da'Sean Butler to keep working
together next season, the club announced Friday. Butler (2.01 meters,
29 years old) averaged 9 points and 4 rebounds in 13 7DAYS EuroCup
games last season. Read more here.
June 18, 2017 - Limoges adds Morency, Maille Limoges
CSP started to get ready for its 7DAYS EuroCup return next season by
inking guard Jean-Baptiste Maille and forward Jean-Frederic Morency,
the club announced Friday. Maille (1.90 meters, 23 years old) arrives
from Provence Basket. Read more here.
June 18, 2017 - Langston Hall first reinforcement of Cibona After
the club has solved the question of its head coach for the forthcoming
season, Cibosi have received the name of their first reinforcement in
court. It is the 25-year old point guard Langston Hall, the American
with experience of playing in Europe. Read more here.
June 17, 2017 - Slobodan Subotic is new Cibona head coach Slobodan
Subotic is the new Cibona head coach, the club of Zagreb has announced.
The former Split, Cedevita and Union Olimpija tactician has agreed to
be at the helm of the Volwes of Tuskanac for two seasons with an option
of an extension for an additional one. Read more here.
June 17, 2017 - Slovenian powerhouse Olimpija Ljubljana to join the Basketball Champions League The
2016-17 national champion of Slovenia will play in the upcoming
Basketball Champions League Regular Season with more champions and
leading clubs from across the continent due to sign-up as domestic
league positions are finalized. Read more here.
June 17, 2017 - CSKA extends three-time champ Hines EuroLeague
powerhouse CSKA Moscow made a move to keep one of its core pieces with
the team by extending the contract of big man Kyle Hines on Friday. A
three-time EuroLeague champion, Hines (1.98 meters, 30 years old) has
spent the past four seasons with CSKA. Read more here.
June 17, 2017 - Olympiacos, Mantzaris pen three-year deal Turkish
Airlines EuroLeague runner-up Olympiacos Piraeus kept one of it core
pieces by re-signing point guard Vangelis Mantzaris to a three-year
deal, the club announced Friday. Mantzaris (1.94 meters, 27 years old)
has been with the Reds since 2011. Read more here.
June 17, 2017 - Baskonia names Prigioni new head coach Baskonia
Vitoria Gasteiz has turned to one of the great players in club history
to guide the team as head coach with the hiring of Pablo Prigioni on
Friday. The sides agreed to a two-year contract. Prigioni, 40, played
briefly for Baskonia last season before announcing his retirement in
January. Read more here.
June 17, 2017 - Zalgiris re-signs coach Jasikevicius Zalgiris
Kaunas and head coach Sarunas Jasikevicius reached an agreement to keep
working together for the next two seasons, the club announced Friday.
Jasikevicius, age 41, led Zalgiris to win back-to-back Lithuanian
League titles in his two seasons as head coach. Read more here.
June 16, 2017 - Barcelona hands reins to Alonso FC
Barcelona Lassa found a new head coach in Sito Alonso, who inked a
two-year deal with the Spanish powerhouse on Friday. Barcelona keeps an
option to extend the deal until the end of the 2018-19 season. Alonso,
age 41, arrives from Baskonia Vitoria Gasteiz. Read more here.
June 16, 2017 - Zalgiris inks point guard Micic Zalgiris
Kaunas strengthened its backcourt by signing playmaker Vasilije Micic
to a one-year deal with an option for an extra season, the club
announced Thursday. Micic (1.96 meters, 24 years old) arrives from
Tofas Bursa. Read more here.
June 16, 2017 - Unics re-signs Ponkrashov to multi-year deal Unics
Kazan and guard Anton Ponkrashov have come to terms on a multi-year
deal that will keep the guard at the club. The contract is for two
seasons with an option for the 2019-20 campaign. Ponkrashov (2.00
meters, 31 years old) has spent the past two-and-a-half seasons with
Unics. Read more here.
June 16, 2017 - Andorra re-signs forward Burjanadze Morabanc
Andorra announced Thursday that is has re-signed forward Beqa
Burjanadze for two more seasons. Burjanadze (2.01 meters, 23 years old)
averaged 10.3 points on 41.6% three-point shooting and 4.2 rebounds in
29 Spanish League games last season. Read more here.
June 16, 2017 - Gran Canaria, Baez stay together Herbalife
Gran Canaria Las Palmas reached an agreement with Eulis Baez that will
keep the power forward at the club for an additional season, the club
announced Thursday. Baez (2.01 meters, 35 years old) is set to start
his sixth campaign with the Spanish powerhouse. Read more here.
June 15, 2017 - Aleksandar Todorov is new MZT Skopje Aerodrom head coach Former
Macedonia junior national team head coach Aleksandar Todorov is the new
head coach of MZT Skopje Aerodrom, as he has signed a one-year
agreement with the ABA League side of Skopje. Todorov will replace Ante
Nazor. Read more here.
June 15, 2017 - Telenet Oostende's reign continues in Belgium There
was no stopping Telenet Oostende in the Belgian EuroMillions Basketball
League for the sixth season in a row, as Dario Gjergja's side inscribed
yet another championship title after defeating Brussels Basketball in
the Finals. Read more here.
June 15, 2017 - Zvezda have doubled their lead against FMP Crvena
zvezda are just one step away from completing the triple crown in the
2016-17 season. Reigning ABA League champions have doubled their lead
against FMP in the 2016-17 Serbian Championship Finals, so they will
have a chance to win the domestic title already on Friday. Read more here.
June 15, 2017 - Olympiacos, All-EuroLeague forward Printezis, together through 2020 Greek
powerhouse Olympiacos Piraeus and All-EuroLeague forward Georgios
Printezis reached an agreement on a contract extension for three more
seasons, the club announced Wednesday. Printezis (2.05 meters, 32 years
old) is a veteran of 14 EuroLeague seasons. Read more here.
June 15, 2017 - Baskonia puts rookie Poirier in the paint Baskonia
Vitoria Gasteiz continued building a team for the upcoming Turkish
Airlines EuroLeague season by inking a three-year contract with Vincent
Poirier, the club announced on Wednesday. Poirier (2.13 meters, 23
years old) arrives from Paris-Levallois. Read more here.
June 15, 2017 - 7DAYS EuroCup Board meets ahead of 2017-18 season The
7DAYS EuroCup Board, composed of ALBA Berlin, Lietuvos Rytas Vilnius,
the Adriatic League, the Spanish League and the United Basketball
League, met on Wednesday ahead of the upcoming season to hold key
discussions on the future of the competition. Read more here.
June 15, 2017 - Cedevita finds new head coach in Zdovc Croatian
champion Cedevita Zagreb announced Wednesday that former EuroCup Coach
of the Year Jure Zdovc will be its next head coach. Zdovc, 50, arrives
to the Croatian capital after coaching AEK Athens of Greece the past
two seasons. Read more here.
June 14, 2017 - ALBA appoints Garcia Reneses as head coach German
powerhouse ALBA Berlin has given the reins to one of the most
successful coaches in European basketball history by bringing Aito
Garcia Reneses to the German capital on a two-year deal, the club
announced on Wednesday. Read more here.
June 14, 2017 - Lietuvos Rytas re-signs coach Kurtinaitis Lietuvos
Rytas and head coach Rimas Kurtinaitis have reached an agreement to
remain together for another season. Kurtinaitis is the winningest coach
in 7DAYS EuroCup history; he won the competition three times - once
with Rytas in 2009 and twice more with Khimki in 2012 and 2015. Read
June 14, 2017 - ASVEL brings back forward Lighty ASVEL
Lyon Villeurbanne announced the signing of small forward David Lighty
to a two-year deal on Wednesday. Lighty (1.98 meters, 29 years) arrives
from Dinamo Banco di Sardegna Sassari, where he averaged 7.2 points and
2.9 rebounds in 11 Italian League games last season. Read more here.
June 14, 2017 - CSKA sweeps to title CSKA
defeated Khimki in Game 3 of the playoff finals, 95-72. Nando De Colo
led CSKA to victory. He finished with 20 points on 6-12 shooting. De
Colo averaged a series-best 20.7 points per game while shooting 51.5%
from the field. Not surprisingly, he won the Playoffs MVP. Read more here.
June 14, 2017 - Zalgiris tabs power forward White Zalgiris
Kaunas bolstered its frontcourt by inking power forward Aaron White to
a one-year deal, with an option to keep him until the end of the
2018-19 season, the club announced Tuesday. White (2.06 meters, 24
years old) arrives from Zenit St. Petersburg. Read more here.
June 14, 2017 - Aleksandar Dzikic is no longer head coach of Partizan NIS Partizan
NIS will enter the 2017-18 season with a new head coach, as the
contract with Aleksandar Dzikic was terminated by a mutual agreement.
Dzikic arrived in Partizan NIS in the middle of the 2015-16 season and
managed to take the team toward the 5th spot in the ABA League. Read
June 14, 2017 - Cibona parted ways with Mulaomerovic Cibona
have announced that Damir Mulaomerovic is no longer their head coach,
following the expiry of his contract with the club from Zagreb. This
season Damir Mulaomerovic has made a record of 11 wins and 15 defeats
in the regional competition. Read more here.
June 13, 2017 - Crvena zvezda left no chance to FMP in Game 1 After
winning the ABA League and the Serbian Cup, Crvena zvezda made the
first step toward completing the triple crown in a single season. The
red & white squad left no chance to FMP in Game 1 of the 2016-17
Serbian Championship Finals, winning the match with 28-point margin!
Read more here.
June 12, 2017 - Hatcher from Partizan NIS to Dinamo Sassari William
Hatcher is leaving Partizan NIS and heading to Italy, where he will
wear Dinamo Sassari's jersey in the forthcoming season. Hatcher has
been one of the integral pieces of Aleksandar Dzikic’s puzzle, as he
has averaged 15.4 points, 3.9 assists per game in the ABA League. Read
June 11, 2017 - Army Men cruise to 2-0 CSKA
defeated Khimki at home in Game 2 of the playoff finals, 99-79. CSKA
took care of business in Game 2 behind the efficient offense of Milos
Teodosic (23 pts, 8-11 fg) and Nando De Colo (20 pts, 7-13 fg). Once
again, the home team dominated in the first half, leading 59-43 at the
break. Read more here.
June 11, 2017 - SL Benfica dethrone FC Porto to complete triple crown in Portugal After
coming away with two wins on the road in Porto, SL Benfica finished off
the Portuguese Basketball League season in sweeping fashion,
reconquering the championship crown from main rivals FC Porto. Read
June 11, 2017 - Crvena Zvezda signs forward Bolden Still
vying for the Serbian League title, but wasting no time getting ready
for next season, Crvena Zvezda mts Belgrade announced on Saturday the
signing of power forward Jonah Bolden to a two-year contract. Bolden
(2.08 meters, 21 years old) played for FMP of Serbia this season. Read
June 10, 2017 - FMP to face Zvezda in the finals in Serbia The
finals in Serbian national championship are set, as FMP have beaten
Partizan NIS for the second time in two games of the series and have
joined Crvena zvezda mts in the battle for the trophy. The top scorer
of the winning side was Dejan Davidovac, who scored 19 points. Read
June 9, 2017 - Unicaja keeps power forward Brooks Unicaja
Malaga has retained another core memer of the team that won the 2016-17
7DAYS EuroCup, announcing on Friday that power forward Jeff Brooks will
stay on for one more season. Brooks averaged 7.3 points and 4.2
rebounds in 22 EuroCup games last season. Read more here.
June 9, 2017 - Zvezda first finalist in Serbia Crvena
zvezda mts have beaten Mega Leks for the second time in two games in
the semi-final series in the Serbian National Championship and have
become the first finalists of this competition. They will face the
better team of the other semi-final pair, where FMP and Partizan NIS
are facing. Read more here.
June 9, 2017 - CSKA Grabs 1-0 Lead CSKA
defeated Khimki at home in Game 1 of the finals, 94-88. Seeking a
6th-straight title, CSKA completely dominated Game 1 for three
quarters, soaring to a 78-51 lead with 10 minutes to go.
Antonov’s 16 points, coupled with a strong team showing, proved too
much for Khimki. Read more here.
June 9, 2017 - Vincent makes return to the women's game with Schio After
a six-year absence from EuroLeague Women, Pierre Vincent is to make a
return to the competition after being unveiled as the new head coach of
Beretta Famila Schio. He will get to work with his compatriots Endene
Miyem and Isabelle Yacoubou. Read more here.
June 9, 2017 - Veljko Mrsic is no longer Cedevita head coach Several
days after the end of the season in which Cedevita have once more
participated in the ABA League Finals, it has been agreed for Veljko
Mrsic to end his post as the club's head coach. Matej Mamic has
confirmed the beginning of negotiations with Mrsic’s successor. Read
June 9, 2017 - Unicaja holds on to forward Diez Unicaja
Malaga has announced a new agreement with versatile forward Dani Diez,
who on Thursday signed a one-year contract with an option to extend it
until the end of the 2018-19 season. Diez (2.02 meters, 24 years old)
helping Unicaja win the 7DAYS EuroCup title last season. Read more here.
June 8, 2017 - Lithuanian legend Javtokas finishes professional career One
of the first players ever to win titles in both Euroleague Basketball
competitions, Zalgiris Kaunas center Robertas Javtokas will retire at
the end of the season, the club announced on Thursday. That goodbye
from Javtokas may come as soon as Friday. Read more here.
June 8, 2017 - Baskonia lands all-around forward Timma Already
working hard on its Turkish Airlines EuroLeague roster for next season,
Baskonia Vitoria Gasteiz announced the signing of all-around small
forward Janis Timma to a three-year deal on Thursday. Timma (2.01
meters, 24 years old) arrives from Zenit St. Petersburg. Read more here.
June 8, 2017 - FMP with a break in Semi-finals vs. Partizan In
the first game of the Semi-final series in the Serbian National
Championship, FMP have upset Partizan NIS on the road in Belgrade and
therefore made a 1:0 break in the series, before moving to home court
for the second game. Read more here.
June 8, 2017 - Montenegrin preliminary squad for EuroBasket 2017 revealed Montenegro
senior national team head coach Bogdan Tanjevic has revealed the
32-strong preliminary squad for EuroBasket 2017. There are 10 players
that presented their skills in the ABA League last season. Read more here.
June 7, 2017 - Anadolu Efes lands Ricky Ledo Anadolu
Efes Istanbul announced on Wednesday the addition of small forward
Ricky Ledo for the next two seasons. Ledo (2.01 meters, 24 years old)
arrives from Baskonia Vitoria Gasteiz, where he arrived late this
season. Read more here.
June 7, 2017 - Nedovic, Unicaja sign new deal 7DAYS
EuroCup champ Unicaja Malaga is preparing for its comeback to the
Turkish Airlines EuroLeague next season, and the first step was
extending the contract of guard Nemanja Nedovic for one more season on
Wednesday. Read more here.
June 7, 2017 - FC Barcelona, coach Bartzokas part ways FC
Barcelona Lassa has announced that former Turkish Airlines EuroLeague
champion Georgios Bartzokas is no longer its head coach. Bartzokas
joined Barcelona last summer and despite a string of injuries to
players guided the team to a 12-18 record in the EuroLeague. Read more here.
June 7, 2017 - Baskonia re-signs power forward Shengelia Baskonia
Vitoria Gasteiz reached a new agreement with power forward Toko
Shengelia to stay together for three more years until the end of the
2019-20 season. Shengelia averaged 10.8 points on 54.2% three-point
shooting (13-of-24) in 24 Turkish Airlines EuroLeague games last
season. Read more here.
June 6, 2017 - Zvezda step away from the Finals in Serbia In
the first game of the Serbian National Championship Semi-finals, Crvena
zvezda mts have beaten Mega Leks at their home court in Aleksandar
Nikolic Sports Hall and are now only a step away from clinching their
Finals berth. Read more here.
June 6, 2017 - 2017-18 7DAYS EuroCup access criteria, media rights management, economic distribution Financial
distribution to clubs will experience a significant increase compared
to last season, making the 7DAYS EuroCup the European basketball club
competition with the second highest average economic distribution per
club. Read more here.
June 6, 2017 - Jovicic signed first professional contract with Mega Leks Mega
Leks junior Mihailo Jovicic signed first professional contract with the
club. He was born on 24 January 1999, is 189 cm tall and plays at the
point guard position. At the Adidas Next Generation Tournament of
EuroLeague, he averaged 11,5 points and 4 assists per contest. Read
June 6, 2017 - They're back! Iberostar Tenerife to defend Basketball Champions League title Basketball
Champions League winners Iberostar Tenerife will return to defend their
title when the 2017-18 regular season tips off on October 10. Tenerife
won the inaugural Basketball Champions League in front of their own
passionate fans by beating Turkish club Banvit 63-59. Read more here.
June 5, 2017 - Eight players from ABA League to Slovenian national team Slovenia
National Team head coach Igor Kokoskov has presented the preliminary
squad of his team ahead of the EuroBasket 2017. There are nine players
that played in the ABA League this season on it, eight of which have
also completed their seasons in the regional competition. Read more here.
June 5, 2017 - Playoffs set to start in Serbia The
final phase of the domestic championship is set to tip-off in the last
of the ABA League countries, as the regular part of the Superleague is
coming to an end in the Serbian National Championship. The semi-final
pairs are already set. Read more here.
June 5, 2017 - Ukraine show off their talent ahead of FIBA EuroBasket 2017 Ukraine
head coach Ievgen Murzin included all of the country’s big names in the
preliminary squad for FIBA EuroBasket 2017, headlined by frontcourt
talent and depth many other national teams can only envy. Read more here.
June 5, 2017 - Finland 'retire' the number 6 jersey The
Finnish Basketball Federation have announced the playing retirement of
the number 6 jersey, which will now instead be worn solely by the
team's sixth player - the fans. Finland will begin their build-up to
hosting FIBA EuroBasket 2017 on July 21, when they host an internal
scrimmage. Read more here.
June 4, 2017 - Khimki stuns St. Pete, advances to Finals Khimki
defeated Zenit on the road in Game 5 of the playoff semifinals, 90-84.
Khimki erased a 2-0 series deficit and booked a spot in the VTB United
League finals with a 90-84 victory in St. Petersburg. Shved finished
with a game-high 28 points. Read more here.
June 3, 2017 - Preliminary squad of Bosnia and Herzegovina senior national team presented Bosnia
and Herzegovina senior national team's head coach Dusko Vujosevic
presented his selection of players for the preliminary squad of the
national team ahead of 2019 World Cup Pre-Qualifiers. There are eight
ABA League players on the 24-strong list. Read more here.
June 3, 2017 - Porto and Benfica square off for the title in another Portuguese classic FC
Porto and SL Benfica find themselves in the midst of another eye-to-eye
encounter in the culmination of the Portuguese Basketball League (LPB)
Play-Offs, with the two FIBA Europe Cup sides squaring off in a rematch
of last year’s Finals. Read more here.
June 2, 2017 - Four times in a row – Cedevita are Croatian champions Cedevita
are continuing with their dominance at the domestic basketball scene –
they have won their fourth consecutive national championship trophy and
a completed a double crown this season. Read more here.
June 2, 2017 - Eleven ABA League players on Croatia national team's preliminary squad Croatia
national team head coach Aleksandar Petrovic announced the preliminary
squad of the Croatia national team ahead of EuroBasket 2017. There are
11 players of the ABA League teams on it. Read more here.
June 1, 2017 - Barca's Claver, out five months FC
Barcelona Lassa big man Victor Claver will be sidelined for about five
months, as the player underwent knee surgery in Barcelona. Claver
therefore could miss the beginning of the 2017-18 EuroLeague season
with the team, and will miss for sure the EuroBasket with the Spanish
national team. Read more here.
June 1, 2017 - Shved wills Khimki to victory Khimki
defeated Zenit at home in Game 4 of the playoff semifinals, 73-71. In a
rollercoaster game that featured seven lead changes and six ties,
Khimki managed to escape with a two-point win, erasing an early
12-point deficit behind Alexey Shved’s 33 points. Read more here.
June 1, 2017 - CSKA earns sweep in Krasnodar CSKA
defeated Lokomotiv-Kuban on the road in Game 3 of the playoff
semifinals, 74-66. CSKA took care of business in Game 3, eliminating
Lokomotiv-Kuban from the title chase with a convincing win before
7,000+ fans in Krasnodar. Read more here. Check news archive here.