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August 27, 2014 - 2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup
A field of 24 national teams loaded with Euroleague and Eurocup talent will begin the quest to claim the title of best on the planet when the 2014 World Cup tips off on Saturday, August 30. The tournament will be played in six Spanish cities. Read more here.

August 27, 2014 - Unicaja completes roster with Vasileiadis
Unicaja Malaga completed its roster by inking streak shooter Kostas Vasileiadis, who signed a two-year deal with the Spanish powerhouse on Tuesday night. Vasileiadis (2.00 meters, 30 years old) arrives from Anadolu Efes Istanbul, where he averaged 10.8 points, 2.7 rebounds. Read more here.

August 27, 2014 - Ventspils brings back Eurocup legend Chatman
Latvian League champion BK Ventspils added firepower to its backcourt by arranging the return of scoring guard Mire Chatman on a one-year deal, the club announced on Wednesday. Chatman (1.87 meters, 35 years old), who missed all of last season, is the Eurocup’s all-time leader. Read more here.

August 26, 2014 - EA7 Emporio Armani extends Cerella
EA7 Emporio Armani Milan reached a new agreement with guard Bruno Cerella to extend his contract until the end of the 2015-16 season, the club announced. Cerella (1.94 meters, 27 years old) averaged 2 points on 50% three-point shooting in 21 Turkish Airlines Euroleague last season. Read more here.

August 26, 2014 - Ventspils brings back guard Kanbergs
Latvian champion BK Ventspils added depth to its backcourt by signing guard Kristaps Kanbergs to a two-year deal on Tuesday. Kanbergs (1.90 meters, 26 years old) arrives from BK Jelgava where he spent the past four years. Read more here.

August 25, 2014 - VEF Riga adds guard Robinson
VEF Riga continues getting ready for the Turkish Airlines Euroleague Qualifying Rounds by inking point guard Gerald Robinson to a one-year deal on Monday. Robinson (1.85 meters, 24 years old) arrives from Altshuler Saham Galil Gilboa, where he averaged 12.4 points. Read more here.

August 25, 2014 - Galatasaray extends swingman Guler
Galatasaray Liv Hospital istanbul reached a new agreement with swingman Sinan Guler to keep him in the team until the end of the 2015-16 season, with an option to extend his contract for one more year. Guler averaged 3.5 points in 26 Turkish Airlines Euroleague games last season. Read more here.

August 25, 2014 - Jerusalem extends Menco through 2018
Hapoel Jerusalem ensured that promising forward Rafi Menco will be one of the pillars of the club’s future by signing the player to a four-year contract extension on Monday. Menco (1.98 meters, 20 years old) appeared in 14 Eurocup games off the bench last season. Read more here.

August 25, 2014 - Lokomotiv Kuban adds forward Balashov
Lokomotiv Kuban Krasnodar added depth to its roster for its return to the Eurocup, announcing the deal with forward Nikita Balashov on Monday morning. Balashov arrives from Khimki Moscow Region where in 12 Eurocup games he averaged 1.5 points and 1.3 rebounds. Read more here.

August 25, 2014 - Reggio Emilia extends small forward Silins
Grissin Bon Reggio Emili announced the extension with small forward Ojars Silnis, who had contract for the next season but now is signed until the summer of 2016. Silins (2.00 meters, 21 years old) is a Latvian native who has spent the past six years with Reggio Emilia. Read more here.

August 23, 2014 - New American in MZT Skopje Aerodrom
MZT Skopje Aerodrom continues to ambitiously build their team for the forthcoming season. They signed with American guard Jourdan DeMuynck. Jourdan DeMuynck will be the second American player on the team, after Milton Jennings has replaced injured Marko Pajic a few days ago. Read more here.

August 23, 2014 - Galatasaray brings in scoring ace Aradori
Galatasaray Liv Hospital Istanbul tapped Pietro Aradori to fill a need in its backcourt. Aradori (1.94 meters, 25 years old) heads to play outside of Italy for the first time. He spent the past two seasons with Pallacanestro Cantu, for whom he averaged 13.8 points. Read more here.

August 23, 2014 - Neptunas tabs center Dimsa
Neptunas Klaipeda kept getting ready for its Turkish Airlines Euroleague debut by inking center Egidijus Dimsa to a one-year deal on Friday. Dimsa arrives from Pieno Zvaigzdes Pasvalys, where he averaged 13.6 points and 6.6 rebounds in 35 Lithuanian League games last season. Read more here.

August 23, 2014 - Baloncesto Seville adds veteran guard Rodriguez
Baloncesto Seville added experience and defensive skills to its roster by inking veteran shooting guard Berni Rodriguez to a one-year deal on Friday. Rodriguez (1.97 meters, 34 years old) arrives from UCAM Murcia, where he averaged 7.7 points. Read more here.

August 19, 2014 - Galatasaray locks up Aldemir with long-term extension
Galatasaray Liv Hospital ensured one of the Turkish Airlines top young rebounders will continue to wear its colors for the foreseeable future by signing Furkan Aldemir to a two-plus-one-year extension. Aldemir has made a name for himself in the paint across Europe last season. Read more here.

August 19, 2014 - Baloncesto Seville adds size with Oriola
Baloncesto Seville bolstered its frontcourt for the upcoming season by inking big man Pierre Oriola to a one-year deal on Monday. Oriola (2.06 meters, 21 years old) arrives from CB Lobe Huesca, where he averaged 14 points and 6.1 rebounds in 29 Spanish second division games last season. Read more here.

August 19, 2014 - Lokomotiv Kuban adds big man Randolph
Former Eurocup winner Lokomotiv Kuban Krasnodar kept getting ready for its return to the competition by inking center Anthony Randolph to a one-year deal on Monday. Lokomotiv keeps an option to extend his contract until the end of the 2015-16 season. Read more here.

August 19, 2014 - Anadolu Efes brings back Akyol
A familiar face is back to Anadolu Efes Istanbul, none other than sharp shooter Cenk Akyol, who signed a deal with the Turkish powerhouse on Monday. Akyol (1.97 meters, 27 years old) arrives from Galatasaray Liv Hospital Istanbul. Read more here.

August 18, 2014 - CSKA Moscow signs big man Nichols
CSKA Moscow reached an agreement with power forward Demetris Nichols to help the team next season, the club announced Monday. Nichols (2.03 meters, 29 years old) is on a two-week tryout. He arrives from Krasnye Krilya Samara, where Nichols averaged 14 points. Read more here.

August 18, 2014 - Krasny Oktyabr inks Ponkrashov, keeps Cousins
Krasny Oktyabr Volgograd made two major moves weeks ahead of its Eurocup debut by inking combo guard Anton Ponkrashov and re-signing center Marcus Cousin this weekend. Ponkrashov (2.00 meters, 28 years old) arrives from Lokomotiv Kuban Krasnodar. Read more here.

August 18, 2014 - Baloncesto Seville re-signs Urtasun
Baloncesto Seville reached a new agreement with shooting guard Alex Urtasun to keep him in the team next season. Urtasun (1.93 meters, 30 years old) averaged 4.4 points and a steal in 14 Spanish League games last season. Read more here.

August 18, 2014 - Union Olimpija signs forward Nikolov
Union Olimpija Ljubljana added depth and experience to its roster by signing power forward Hristo Nikolov to a one-year deal on Sunday. Nikolov arrives from Elan Bearnais Pau-Lacq-Orthez, where he averaged 8.1 points in 29 French League games last season. Read more here.

August 18, 2014 - Telekom Baskets adds experienced big man Klimavicius
Telekom Baskets Bonn fortified its frontcourt for the upcoming season by inking power forward Tadas Klimavicius to a one-year deal on Sunday. Klimavicius arrives from Zalgiris Kaunas, where he averaged 4.2 points and 3.7 rebounds in 22 Turkish Airlines Euroleague games last season. Read more here.

August 18, 2014 - Limoges CSP lands guard Curry
Limoges CSP strengthened its roster by inking shooting guard Ramel Curry to a one-year deal on Sunday. Curry arrives from Panathinaikos Athens, where he averaged 6.8 points on 40.9 % three-point shooting and 84.2% free throw accuracy in 25 Euroleague games last season. Read more here.

August 16, 2014 - Galatasaray adds small forward Micov
Galatasaray Liv Hospital Istanbul added another experienced weapon to the mix by signing small forward Vladimir Micov, who spent the previous two seasons with CSKA Moscow. Micov (2.01 meters, 29 years old) averaged 7.7 points and 2.9 rebounds in 31 Euroleague appearances last season. Read more here.

August 15, 2014 - CEZ Nymburk tabs veteran forward Barton
A Czech basketball legend returns to his country to try to get CEZ Basketball Nymburk through the Turkish Airlines Euroleague Qualifying Round, as Lubos Barton penned a one-year deal with his new club on Thursday night. Read more here.

August 15, 2014 - Crvena Zvezda puts Williams at point
Crvena Zvezda Telekom Belgrade keeps adding to its roster for club’s second consecutive Turkish Airlines Euroleague season, announcing the signing of point guard Marcus Williams on a one year deal. Williams (1.91 meters, 28 years old) arrives from Lokomotiv Kuban Krasnodar. Read more here.

August 14, 2014 - Real Madrid extends All-Euroleague swingman Fernandez through 2018
Madrid reached a new agreement with two-time All-Euroleague first team selection Rudy Fernandez to keep him in the Turkish Airlines Euroleague powerhouse until the end of the 2017-18 season, the club announced Thursday. Read more here.

August 14, 2014 - PAOK Thessaloniki adds forward Saloustros
PAOK Thessaloniki made another off-season move by inking forward Christos Saloustros to a three-year deal on Thursday. Saloustros (2.01 meters, 23 years old) arrives from Panionios Athens, where he averaged 1.8 points and 3.1 rebounds in 16 Eurocup games last season. Read more here.

August 14, 2014 - FC Bayern Munich adds big men Stimac and Jagla
FC Bayern Munich completed its frontcourt for the upcoming Turkish Airlines Euroleague season, with the signings of centers Vladimir Stimac and Jan-Hendrick Jagla to a respective one-year deals on Thursday. While Jagla is returning to the club after a one-year stint with Alba Berlin. Read more here.

August 14, 2014 - CSU Asesoft re-signs Mohammed
CSU Asesoft Ploiesti reached a new agreement with guard Alhaji Mohammed, who re-signed his contract until the end of the 2014-15 season. Mohammed (1.92 meters, 32 years old) shined in the Eurocup last season, averaging 14.3 points on 43.2% three-point shooting. Read more here.

August 14, 2014 - Artland Dragons keep Graves
Artland Dragons Quakenbruck re-signed veteran guard Antonio Graves and completed its roster for the upcoming Eurocup season. Graves (1.91 meters, 29 years old) is the eighth player from last season that Artland kept on its roster. Read more here.

August 14, 2014 - Laboral Kutxa brings in swingman Johnson
Laboral Kutxa Vitoria added more scoring power to its roster, announcing the addition of swingman Orlando Johnson on a one year deal on Thursday. Johnson arrives from the NBA where he played for the Indiana Pacers and the Sacramento Kings in the last two seasons. Read more here.

August 14, 2014 - Alba Berlin re-signs Stojanovski
Alba Berlin reached a new agreement with sharpshooter Vojdan Stojanovski to keep working together next season, the club announced Tuesday. Stojanovski (1.94 meters, 26 years old) averaged 9.8 points on 88.2% free throw shooting in 20 Eurocup games last season. Read more here.

August 13, 2014 - PAOK adds Langford to its frontcourt
PAOK Thessaloniki continued building its roster for the upcoming Eurocup campaign by signing power forward Kevin Langford to a one-year deal on Wednesday. Langford (2.04 meters, 28 years old) arrived from Panionios Athens, where he made his Eurocup debut last season. Read more here.

August 13, 2014 - Galatasaray Liv Hospital adds Gonlum to frontline
Galatasaray Liv Hospital added a presence inside and leadership for the locker room by signing big man Kerem Gonlum to a one-year contract, with an option to extend it until the end of the 2015-16 season. Gonlum is one of the greatest rebounders in Euroleague history. Read more here.

August 13, 2014 - Cedevita gets prospect Arapovic
One of the most promising young players is set to make his Turkish Airlines Euroleague debut next season with the announcement Tuesday that Cedevita Zagreb inked Marko Arapovic to a four-year deal. Arapovic (2.07 meters, 18 years old) arrives from Cibona Zagreb. Read more here.

August 13, 2014 - Union Olimpija signs big man Kanacevic
Union Olimpija Ljubljana kept getting ready for its second consecutive Eurocup season by inking big man Halil Kanacevic to a one-year deal on Tuesday. Kanacevic (2.03 meters, 22 years old) arrives from Virtus Rome, where he averaged 5.1 points. Read more here.

August 13, 2014 - Herbalife Gran Canaria signs forward Summers
Herbalife Gran Canaria Las Palmas bolstered its frontcourt weeks ahead of the Eurocup return by inking versatile forward DaJuan Summers to a one-year deal on Tuesday night. Summers (2.03 meters, 26 years old) arrives from Budivelnik Kiev. Read more here.

August 13, 2014 - Fenerbahce Ulker: Onan retires, becomes team manager
Turkish basketball legend Omer Onan has decided to put his outstanding playing career behind him. Onan announced his retirement on Tuesday to take the team manager position with Fenerbahce Ulker Istanbul, where he played in each of the last nine seasons. Read more here.

August 13, 2014 - Krasny Oktyabr brings back former champ Likholitov
Krasny Oktyabr Volgograd added experience and size to its roster for its upcoming Eurocup debut season with the return of Fedor Likholitov. Likholitov arrives from Saratov Avtodor, but has previously spent time with the team from Volgograd, helping it in club’s inaugural 2012-13 season. Read more here.

August 12, 2014 - PAOK inks young center Kottas
PAOK Thessaloniki signed a three-year deal with a promising young centerThomas Kottas on Tuesday. For Kottas (20.4 meters, 18 years old) this is the first professional contract, after spending the past three years with PAOK's youth categories. Read more here.

August 12, 2014 - Galatasaray Liv Hospital keeps Arslan
Galatasaray Liv Hospital Istanbul reached a new agreement with veteran playmaker Ender Arslan to keep working together for one more season, the club announced Tuesday. Galatasaray keeps an option to extend the deal until the end of the 2015-16 season. Read more here.

August 12, 2014 - Laboral Kutxa gets center Iverson
Laboral Kutxa Vitoria bolstered its frontcourt by inking center Colton Iverson to a one-year deal on Tuesday. Iverson (2.13 meters, 25 years old) arrives from Besiktas Integral Forex Istanbul, where he averaged 8.8 points and 5.5 rebounds in 18 Eurocup games last season. Read more here.

August 12, 2014 - Pinar Karsiyaka keeps Senturk
Karsiyaka Izmir reached a new agreement with guard Soner Senturk to keep him in the team for one more season, the club announced Tuesday. Senturk (1.94 meters, 28 years old) averaged 2.9 points and 1.5 rebounds in 36 Turkish League games last season. Read more here.

August 12, 2014 - VEF Riga tabs point guard Skele
While getting ready for the Turkish Airlines Euroleague Qualifying Rounds in late September, VEF Riga added depth to its backcourt by signing young point guard Aigars Skele to a one year contract on Monday. Skele (1.92 meters, 21 years old) arrives from Latvian side Jurmala. Read more here.

August 11, 2014 - FC Barcelona lands Pleiss
FC Barcelona found a cornerstone by signing two-year contract with center Tibor Pleiss, who arrives from Laboral Kutxa Vitoria. The German center comes off the best season of his career, in which he got better and better as time progressed. Read more here.

August 11, 2014 - Telenet Ostend adds guard Mihailovic
Telenet Ostend kept getting ready for the 2014 Turkish Airlines Euroleague Qualifying Rounds by inking guard Vladimir Mihailovic to on Monday. Mihailovic (1.93 meters, 24 years old) arrives from Buducnost Voli Podgorica, where he averaged 10.4 points. Read more here.

August 11, 2014 - Neptunas re-signs sharp shooter Sinica
Neptunas Klaipeda reached a new agreement with three-point threat Justas Sinica to keep working together next season, in which his team will make its Turkish Airlines Euroleague debut. Sinica averaged 11.4 points on 53.5% three-point shooting (23-of-43) in 9 Eurocup games last season. Read more here.

August 11, 2014 - Telekom Baskets adds guard McConnell
Telekom Baskets Bonn completed its backcourt for the upcoming 2014-15 season by inking guard Mickey McConnell to a one-year deal on Monday. McConnell (1.89 meters, 25 years old) arrives from Frisco Texas of the D-League, where he averaged 10.2 points. Read more here.

August 11, 2014 - CAI Zaragoza adds veteran big man Veremeenko
CAI Zaragoza completed its frontcourt by inking power forward Vladimir Veremeenko to a one-year deal this weekend. Veremeenko (2.08 meters, 30 years old) arrives from Unics Kazan, where he played in each of the last six seasons. Read more here.

August 9, 2014 - Record-setting winner Sarunas Jasikevicius retires
Sarunas Jasikevicius, has decided to put his glorious playing career behind him. The legendary point guard -- known by fans all over Europe as Saras - announced his retirement on Tuesday to take an assistant coaching position with his hometown club, Zalgiris Kaunas. Read more here.

August 9, 2014 - Olympiacos pens young guard Mouratos to 5-year deal
Greek powerhouse Olympiacos Piraeus has put the wraps on another tall point guard for the future by signing Vasilis Mouratos to a five-year contract on Friday. Mouratos arrives from Agioi Anargyroi after playing the FIBA Under-18 European Championship for Greece this summer. Read more here.

August 9, 2014 - PAOK picks up rookie guard Odum
PAOK Thessaloniki signed rookie guard Jake Odum for the coming season, the club announced Friday. Odum (1.93 meters, 23 years old) will make his professional debut in Greece after a stellar college basketball career at Indiana State University. Read more here.

August 9, 2014 - Ventspils re-signs team captain Vairogs
Ventspils reached a new agreement with team captain Akselis Vairogs to stay together in the club's Eurocup return this season. Vairogs (1.95 meters, 28 years old) has played for Ventspils for the best part of his career. He joined the club's vinculated team Ventspils augstskola in 2002. Read more here.

August 8, 2014 - EA7 Milan brings aboard scorer Brooks
Emporio Armani Milan continued adding talent to its roster by signing swingman MarShon Brooks to make his Turkish Airlines Euroleague debut next season. Brooks (1.96 meters, 25 years old) split last season playing 35 games for three NBA teams. Read more here.

August 8, 2014 - CSU Asesoft puts Brown at point
CSU Asesoft Ploiest found a new floor general in playmaker Dee Brown, who inked a one-year deal with the Romanian powerhouse on Friday. Brown (1.85 meters, 29 years old) arrives from VEF Riga, where he averaged 12.2 points and 5.5 assists in 10 Eurocup games last season. Read more here.

August 8, 2014 - Zadar extends captain and signs Segaric
Zadar have extended their captain Ive Ivanov for another season and strengthened their squad by bringing in talented point guard Juraj Segarić, who arrived from former ABA League side Zagreb. Ivanov was an important piece in the puzzle of Zadar last season. Read more here.

August 8, 2014 - Cantu re-signed scoring ace Feldeine
Pallacanestro Cantu added more fire power to its roster by inking shooting guard James Feldeine to a one-year deal on Friday. Feldeine (1.93 meters, 26 years old) arrives from Baloncesto Fuenlabrada, where he played for the last two seasons. Read more here.

August 8, 2014 - Laboral Kutxa dismisses Scariolo, hires Crespi
Laboral Kutxa Vitoria replaced one Italian head coach with another, hiring Marco Crespi to take charge of the team in place of Sergio Scarioli. The club announced both moves on Thursday. Crespi, 52, arrives from Montepaschi Siena, which he led to the Italian League finals last season. Read more here.

August 8, 2014 - Busy Neptunas signs Anisimov, too
Neptunas Klaipeda added size and experience to its roster by inking center Michail Anisimov to a one-year deal on Thursday. Anisimov (2.16 meters, 29 years old) arrives from Budivelnik Kiev, where he played in each of the last four seasons. Read more here.

August 8, 2014 - Real Madrid tabs swingman Rivers
Turkish Airlines Euroleague runner-up Real Madrid added to its backcourt by signing swingman K.C. Rivers to a one-year deal on Thursday. Rivers (1.96 meters, 27 years old) arrives from Reno of the NBA D-League, where he averaged 15.8 points. Read more here.

August 8, 2014 - Sevilla re-signs, promotes Gallardo
Baloncesto Sevilla continued building up its roster for its Eurocup return in the 2014-15 season by re-signing young guard Diego Gallardo to a two-year deal, promoting him to its first team. Gallardo (1.94 meters, 18 years old) was born in Sevilla and raised in the club since age 9. Read more here.

August 8, 2014 - Reggio Emilia invests in teenage forward Pechacek
Grissin Bon Reggio Emilia agreed to a three-year contract with Adam Pechacek, who has dominated the Italian junior divisions in recent years with Virtus Bologna. Pechacek, first came to Bologna in 2011 and led the team to junior titles in both the Under-17 and U-19 divisions. Read more here.

August 7, 2014 - Unics Kazan signs high flier White
Kazan improved its roster weeks before the Turkish Airlines Euroleague Qualifying Rounds by inking small forward James White to a one-year on Thursday. White (2.01 meters, 29 years old) arrives from Grissin Bon Reggio Emilia. Read more here.

August 7, 2014 - Maccabi Electra inks forward Linhart
Reigning Turkish Airlines Euroleague champion Maccabi Electra Tel Aviv continued building a new-look squad with the signing of small forward Nate Linhart to a three-year deal on Thursday. Linhart (1.97 meters, 27 years old) spent last season at Umana Venezia. Read more here.

August 7, 2014 - Neptunas brings back sharp shooter Gailius
Neptunas Klaipeda added fire power to its roster weeks ahead of its Turkish Airlines Euroleague debut by inking small forward Deividas Gailius to a one-year deal on Thursday. Gailius (2.00 meters, 26 years old) arrives from Slovenian powerhouse Union Olimpija Ljubljana. Read more here.

August 7, 2014 - Szolnoki Olaj adds center Brkic
Hungarian powerhouse Szolnoki Olaj kept getting ready for its Eurocup debut next season by inking big man Marko Brkic to a one-year deal on Wednesday. Brkic (2.06 meters, 32 years old) arrives from Radnicki Kragujevac. Read more here.

August 7, 2014 - Cedevita puts Ukic at point
An elite point guard switched Turkish Airlines Euroleague sides with the announcement late Wednesday that Cedevita Zagreb inked Roko Ukic for the coming season. Ukic (1.96 meters, 29 years old) arrives from Panathinaikos Athens. Read more here.

August 7, 2014 - Telenet Ostend keeps forward Gillet
Telenet Ostend fortified its froncourt by re-signing power forward Pierre-Antoine Gillet to a two-year deal on Wednesday. Gillet (2.01 meters, 23 years old) joined the team last season, in which he averaged 6 points and 2.6 rebounds in 16 Eurocup games. Read more here.

August 7, 2014 - Buducnost adds experienced guard Reynolds
Buducnost Voli Podgorica improved its backcourt by adding guard J.R. Reynolds, who penned a one-year deal with the perennial Montenegrin League champion on Wednesday. Reynolds (1.88 meters, 30 years old) arrives from Limoges CSP. Read more here.

August 7, 2014 - JDA Dijon re-signs Harris
JDA Dijon Basket reached a new agreement with power forward Andre Harris to keep working together next season, the club announced Wednesday. Harris (2.01 meters, 28 years old) averaged 14.6 points and 4.1 rebounds in 37 French League games last season. Read more here.

August 6, 2014 - Zalgiris brings back two, sends Kupsas on loan
Zalgiris Kaunas made some roster moves with the announcement that small forward Edgaras Ulanovas and point guard Vaidas Kariniauskas will return to the team next season. Zalgiris also announced that center Mindaugas Kupsas was sent on loan to Kalev/Cramo Tallinn. Read more here.

August 6, 2014 - Hapoel Jerusalem signs guard Timor
Hapoel Jerusalem will head into the Turkish Airlines Euroleague Qualifying Rounds with tall, young point guard Bar Timor added to its backcourt, the club announced Wednesday.Timor (1.90 meters, 22 years old) arrives from Alba Berlin. Read more here.

August 6, 2014 - Unicaja brings in All-Eurocup forward Green
Unicaja Malaga bolstered its roster with the signing of versatile forward Caleb Green to a one-year deal. Green (2.03 meters, 29 years old) arrives from Dinamo Banco di Sardegna Sassari, where he averaged 19.3 points, 5.4 rebounds and 1.4 steals in 18 Eurocup games this season. Read more here.

August 6, 2014 - Besiktas Integral Forex goes big with Armstrong
Besiktas Integral Forex added experience and size to its roster by signing veteran big man Hilton Armstrong for the upcoming Eurocup season. Armstrong (2.08 meters, 29 years old) spent last season with Golden State of the NBA. Read more here.

August 6, 2014 - PAOK Thessaloniki picks up Carter at guard
A solid veteran is changing Eurocup teams within Greece with PAOK Thessaloniki's announcement that guard Marc Antonio Carter will join the team for next season. Carter averaged 10.7 points, 2.4 rebounds and 1.7 assists over 16 Eurocup games last season with Panionios. Read more here.

August 6, 2014 - Sevilla chooses Thames at point guard
Baloncesto Sevilla has a new point guard for its return to the Eurocup after signing Xavier Thames on Wednesday for next season. Thames (1.91 meters, 23 years old) will make his pro debut with Sevilla after spending the last three years at San Diego State University. Read more here.

August 5, 2014 - Partizan re-signs team captain Milosavljevic
Seven months after his season ended due to injury, team captain Dragan Milosavljevic has re-signed with Partizan NIS to play in their first Eurocup season together. Milosavljevic was enjoying the best of his four Euroleague seasons with Partizan when he tore his anterior cruciate knee ligament, Read more here.

August 5, 2014 - Herbalife Gran Canaria inks Urtasun
Herbalife Gran Canaria improved its roster by signing sharpshooter Txemi Urtasun. Urtasun arrives from Unicaja Malaga, where he played for the last two seasons. He averaged 5.8 points on 85% free throw shooting in nine Turkish Airlines Euroleague games last season. Read more here.

August 5, 2014 - Alba Berlin inks power forward McLean
Alba Berlin stayed in the German League to find its next power forward, signing Jamel McLean from Telekom Baskets Bonn for the coming season. McLean (2.03 meters, 26 years old) scored in double figures in every Eurocup game he appeared in for Bonn last season. Read more here.

August 5, 2014 - Neptunas hangs onto forward Vasylius
Neptunas Klapieda will have the services of its top Eurocup performer last season, veteran forward Valdas Vasylius, for the club's Turkish Airlines Euroleague debut after signing him to a new one-year contract on Tuesday. Read more here.

August 5, 2014 - Crvena Zvezda lands big man Zirbes
Crvena Zvezda Telekom Belgrade improved its frontcourt by signing big man Maik Zirbes to a two-year deal on Tuesday. Zirbes (2.08 meters, 24 years old) arrives from Brose Baskets Bamberg, for whom he played in each of the last two seasons. Read more here.

August 5, 2014 - Fenerbahce Ulker lands high flier Vesely
Fenerbahce Ulker continued piling up talent for the new Euroleague season with the signing on Tuesday of high-flying forward Jan Vesely to a two-year contract. Vesely was a teenaged starter when he helped Partizan Belgrade reach its first Turkish Airlines Euroleague Playoffs. Read more here.

August 5, 2014 - Batuk out for Anadolu Efes til 2015
Anadolu Efes Istanbul will likely have to reach the Turkish Airlines Euroleague Top 16 without one of its top young talents after forward Birkan Batuk suffered an injury while playing for the Turkish national team over the weekend. Read more here.

August 5, 2014 - Zalgiris adds swingman Anderson
Lithuanian League champion Zalgiris Kaunas added some firepower on the perimeter by signing swingman James Anderson to a one-year contract on Tuesday. Anderson (1.98 meters, 25 years old) arrives from Philadelphia of the NBA to make his pro debut in Europe. Read more here.

August 5, 2014 - Nizhny Novgorod adds veteran swingman Kinsey
Nizhny Novgorod added a defensive presence and some leadership by signing veteran swingman Tarence Kinsey on Monday to a one-year deal. Kinsey (2.00 meters, 30 years old) comes off a stellar season with Partizan NIS Belgrade, which was fifth Euroleague campaign. Read more here.

August 5, 2014 - Limoges signs sweet-shooting Smith
Limoges CSP added some scoring punch to its lineup by signing Jamar Smith to a two-year contract, the club announced Monday. Smith (1.91 meters, 27 years old) arrives Brose Baskets Bamberg, which he led in scoring with 12.5 points. Read more here.

August 4, 2014 - Alba Berlin adds Tabu at point
German League runner-up Alba Berlin added experience to its backcourt by signing playmaker Jonathan Tabu to a one-year deal on Monday. Tabu (1.90 meters, 28 years old) arrives from CAI Zaragoza, where he averaged 8.1 points. Read more here.

August 4, 2014 - FC Bayern Munich lands young guard Micic
German League champions FC Bayern Munich has signed one of the most talked-about young players on the continent, tall guard Vasilije Micic, to a two-year contract that lets him make his Turkish Airlines Euroleague debut next season. Read more here.

August 4, 2014 - Neptunas brings back Zavackas
A well-rounded veteran returned home with the announcement Monday that Neptunas Klaipeda inked forward Donatas Zavackas to a two-year deal. Zavackas (2.03 meters, 34 years old) arrives from Vanoli Cremona, where he averaged 5.9 points. Read more here.

August 4, 2014 - Sevilla adds McNeal at point
Baloncesto Sevilla brought in its first new player by inking playmaker Jerel McNeal on Monday. McNeal (1.91 meters, 27 years old) arrives from Bakersfield of the D-League, where he averaged 17.7 points, 3.4 rebounds and 6.3 assists in 18 games last season. Read more here.

August 4, 2014 - PGE Turow tabs forward Eyenga
PGE Turow Zgorzelec improved its team weeks ahead to its Turkish Airlines Euroleague debut by adding small forward Christian Eyenga, who penned a one-year deal with the Polish League champions on Monday. Eyenga (2.03 meters, 25 years old) arrives from Stelmet Zielona Gora. Read more here.

August 4, 2014 - Abos steps down as Zaragoza coach due to health problems
Zaragoza announced Monday that Joaquin Ruiz will coach the team in the 2014-15 season. Ruiz, age 48, replaces longtime head coach Jose Luis Abos, who steps down due to a health problem. Abos coached Zaragoza each of the last six seasons. Read more here.

August 4, 2014 - Nizhny Novgorod adds size with Thompkins
Nizhny Novgorod bolstered its frontcourt before its Turkish Airlines Euroleague debut by inking forward Trey Thompkins to a one-year deal on Monday. Thompkins (2.08 meters, 24 years old) arrives from the Los Angeles Clippers of the NBA. Read more here.

August 4, 2014 - Cantu tabs guard Johnson-Odom
Pallacanestro Cantu found a new combo guard for the upcoming season, none other than Darius Johnson-Odom, who inked a one-year deal with the Italian powerhouse this weekend. Johnson-Odom (1.87 meters, 24 years old) arrives from Philadelphia of the NBA. Read more here.

August 4, 2014 - Unics adds veteran center Fischer
Turkish Airlines Euroleague hopeful Unics Kazan added size and experience to its roster by inking center D'or Fischer to a one-year deal on Sunday. Fischer (2.11 meters, 32 years old) arrives from Brose Baskets Bamberg, where he averaged 9 points. Read more here.

August 4, 2014 - CAI Zaragoza gets Landry
CAI Zaragoza reached an agreement with versatile forward Marcus Landry to work together next season, the club announced Saturday. Landry (2.01 meters, 28 years old) arrives from Baloncesto Sevilla, where he averaged 13 points. Read more here.

August 2, 2014 - PAOK picks up big man Vaughn
PAOK Thessaloniki found itself a force in the middle with the signing of Julian Vaughn, who remains in Greece after playing for KAO Dramas. Vaughn (2.08 meters, 23 years old) averaged 9.2 points on 62.2% shooting plus 5.4 rebounds in 26 Greek League games last season. Read more here.

August 2, 2014 - Fenerbahce puts Erden in the paint again
Fenerbahce Ulker Istanbul bolstered its frontcourt with one of the Turkish Airlines Euroleague’s top rebounders and shot-blockers from the past couple of seasons, center Semih Erden, who returns to the club after four years away on a one-year deal signed Friday. Read more here.

August 2, 2014 - EWE Baskets pens playmaker McKee
EWE Baskets Oldenburg turned to Tywain McKee to man the point guard position, signing him to a one-year contract on Friday. McKee (1.88 meters, 28 years old) spent last season with Unics Kazan, which he helped to the Eurocup Finals with 7.3 points. Read more here.

August 2, 2014 - Banvit bags big man Benson
Banvit Bandirma found an anchor for its frontline in center Keith Benson Jr., who was one of the top players in last season’s FIBA EuroChallenge. The sides agreed to a two-year deal. Benson (2.10 meters, 25 years old) led the EuroChallenge in offensive rebounding. Read more here.

August 2, 2014 - Buducnost brings aboard two more: Sheehey and Rikic
Buducnost VOLI Podgorica continued its roster building Friday by signing two more players, Will Sheehey and Robert Rikic. Sheehey (2.01 meters, 22 years old) is a rookie small forward who has spent the past four seasons at Indiana University. Read more here.

August 1, 2014 - CEZ Nymburk adds size with Burns
Turkish Airlines Euroleague hopeful CEZ Basketball Nymburk bolstered its frontcourt weeks before the Qualifying Round by inking big man Christian Burns to a one-year deal on Thursday. Burns (2.03 meters, 28 years old) arrives from Enisey Krasnoyarsk. Read more here.

August 1, 2014 - Virtus Rome adds forward De Zeeuw
Virtus Roma improved its roster by inking power forward Maxime De Zeeuw, the club announced. De Zeeuw (2.04 meters, 27 years old) arrives from Port of Antwerp Giants, where he averaged 14.2 points, a competition-best 8 rebounds and 1.4 steals in 11 EuroChallenge games last season. Read more here.

August 1, 2014 - Partizan brings in Milutinovic
Partizan NIS Belgrade announced the signing of guard Andreja Milutinovic, who inked a two-year deal returns to his native country after spending last season abroad. Milutinovic (1.99 meters, 23 years old) arrives from Apollon Patras, where he averaged 7.3 points. Read more here.

August 1, 2014 - Artland Dragons brings back Horner
Artland Dragons Quakenbrueck reached an agreement with forward Dennis Horner to work together next season, the club announced Friday. Horner (2.06 meters, 26 years old) arrives from Bakersfield of the D-League, where he averaged 12.6 points. Read more here.

August 1, 2014 - Buducnost pegs Planinic into center hole
Buducnost VOLI Podgorica found a center to build around in Darko Planinic, who signed a two-year deal with the club. Planinic (2.11 meters, 23 years old) arrives from Cibona Zagreb, where he played on loan from Maccabi Electra Tel Aviv last season. Read more here.

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