October 27, 2016 - Turkish Airlines Euroleague Regular Season, Round 4 The
2016-17 Turkish Airlines Euroleague Regular Season offers no breaks as
Round 4 becomes the first in the history of the competition that is not
the sole round played in the same week. After all the teams played on
Tuesday or Wednesday, they will each either go on the road or return
home from a road game for a second contest within 48 hours . Read more here.
October 27, 2016 - Guduric’s career-high 21 points lead Crvena Zvezda over Barcelona Crvena
Zvezda mts defeated a short-handed FC Barcelona Lassa 76-65 at the site
of the 2018 Turkish airlines EuroLeague Final Four, Kombank Arena.
Marko Guduric shined with a career-high 21 points with just 3 missed
shots plus 5 assists and 2 steals to lead Zvezda, which improved to
2-1. Read more here.
October 27, 2016 - Udoh, Vesely lead Fenerbahce to third win Fenerbahce
Istanbul remained undefeated and joined CSKA Moscow atop the standings
by downing Zalgiris Kaunas 82-68 at home on Wednesday. Fenerbahce
improved to 3-0, while Zalgiris dropped to 1-2. Ekpe Udoh and Jan
Vesely led the winners with 14 points apiece. Read more here.
October 27, 2016 - Panathinaikos rallies and gets game-winner from Calathes A
dramatic 0-11 closing run on the road gave Panathinaikos Athens an
amazing 83-84 victory over Brose Bamberg in its first game under new
head coach Xavi Pascual. Nick Calathes lost a triple-triple double when
his teammate missed a layup with under 10 seconds left. Read more here.
October 27, 2016 - Maccabi rides balanced offense to first victory Maccabi
FOX Tel Aviv and its new coach Rami Hadar registered their premier win
this Turkish Airlines EuroLeague season by downing visiting Galatasaray
Odeabank Istanbul 98-92. Galatasaray hit a club record 15
three-pointers, but is still searching for its first win after dropping
to 0-3. Read more here.
October 26, 2016 - Turkish Airlines Euroleague Final Four goes to Belgrade in 2018 A
basketball capital like few on the planet will soon seize the global
spotlight in its favorite sport after Euroleague Basketball announced
on Wednesday that the 2018 Turkish Airlines EuroLeague Final Four will
take place at the Kombank Arena in Belgrade, Serbia! Read more here.
October 26, 2016 - Eurocup Regular Season, Round 3: More crucial tests Round
3 of the 7DAYS EuroCup is set to offer a lot of action and thrilling
games all around the competition. From new powerhouses facing tough
tests to classic teams in the competition going against each other. We
get closer to the regular season's halfway mark. Read more here.
October 26, 2016 - Wanamaker, Anderson led Darussafaka to big road win Darussafaka
Dogus Istanbul grabbed its second road win in this year's Turkish
Airlines EuroLeague by downing Unics Kazan 87-94 on Tuesday.
Darussafaka improved to 2-1 while Unics dropped to 3-0. Bradley
Wanamaker led the winners with 22 points. Read more here.
October 26, 2016 - Spanoulis, Green lead Olympiacos past Milan, 91-81 Oympiacos
Piraeus left one fewer unbeaten team in the competition by sending EA7
Emporio Armani Milan to a 91-81 defeat on Tuesday at home in Peace and
Friendship Stadium. Olympiacos improves to 2-1 with its second
consecutive double-digit home win. Read more here.
October 26, 2016 - Champs edge Efes to stay perfect Reigning
champion CSKA Moscow remained perfect this season by holding off a
resilient Anadolu Efes Istanbul on the road 87-93 at the Abdi Ipekci
Arena in Istanbul on Tuesday night. CSKA improved to 3-0, while Efes
dropped to 0-3 after an exciting game. Read more here.
October 26, 2016 - Fuenlabrada's Sekulic, sidelined two months As
announced by the club on Tuesday morning, Montakit Fuenlabrada big man
Blagota Sekulic will miss the next six to eight weeks due to a fracture
of a finger in his right hand he suffered in the last Spanish League
game last weekend. Read more here.
October 26, 2016 - Marinelli missed at the buzzer, Mega Leks beat Cibona Mega
Leks and Cibona played a very exciting game in Sremska Mitrovica, while
the hosts were victorious at the end. One shot decided the winner in
the match between Mega Leks and Cibona. And it was a missed shot. Read
October 25, 2016 - Turkish Airlines Euroleague Regular Season Round 3: Into the first double-header The
new format of the Turkish Airlines Euroleague takes hold in earnest
this week with the first "double-header" of fixtures – all teams
playing two games each two nights apart – as the continent's top teams
prepare for Round Three of the new season on Tuesday and Wednesday.
Read more here.
October 25, 2016 - Zvezda adds playmaker Wolters Crvena
Zvezda mts Belgrade added depth of its backcourt by inking playmaker
Nate Wolters for the remainder of the season,. Wolters arrives from
Besiktas Istanbul, where he averaged 15.6 points, 4.2 points and 5.3
assists in 10 7DAYS EuroCup games last season. Read more here.
October 24, 2016 - Unics loses Clarke for at least 6 weeks Unics
Kazan small forward Coty Clarke is set to miss at least 6 weeks of
action due to a knee injury. Clarke got injured late in his team's
Turkish Airlines EuroLeague game against Brose Bamberg last week,
leaving the game with 20 seconds left. Read more here.
October 24, 2016 - Crvena zvezda mts beat Igokea after an exciting ending in Belgrade Crvena
zvezda mts remain one of the three undefeated teams in the ABA League
this season, after having edged out Igokea in the exciting ending.
Milko Bjelica was the man of the match this time, as his double double
performance (15 points, 10 rebounds). Read more here.
October 24, 2016 - Cebular and Krka shocked Cedevita in Dom sportova Krka
have battled Cedevita well on the road and in the end won their second
game this season in the ABA League thanks to Sandi Cebular’s basket in
the final second. Krka had 32 rebounds and Cedevita only 23 and this is
what has directly affected the outcome of the game. Read more here.
October 24, 2016 - MZT came back from -17, win local derby and grab first win of the season MZT
Skopje Aerodrom have grabbed their first win of the season by beating
their local rivals Karpos Sokoli in the match of the sixth round at
home in Jane Sandanski Arena, Skopje. Charlon Kloof was the key player
of MZT Skopje Aerodrom. Read more here.
October 24, 2016 - Partizan NIS cracked FMP in third quarter and remained undefeated Partizan
NIS remain undefeated after six rounds after another well-fought game
and a victory on the road against FMP. The decisive one was the third
quarter when the black and white have pulled away. William Hatcher was
once more the key player of Partizan NIS. Read more here.
October 23, 2016 - Maccabi FOX Tel Aviv dismisses Edelshtein, appoints Hadar as coach Maccabi
FOX announced that it had terminated its relationship with Erez
Edelshtein and replaced him as head coach with Rami Hadar, who had been
an assistant with the club. Maccabi noted the decision came after a
late night meeting between ownership, management and Edelshtein. Read
October 23, 2016 - Panathinaikos tabs Xavi Pascual as new bench boss Panathinaikos
Superfoods Athens made official the arrival of former Turkish Airlines
EuroLeague champion Xavi Pascual as the new head coach of the team on a
three-year agreement. Pascual, 44, arrives days after Argyris
Pedoulakis resigned earlier this week. Read more here.
October 23, 2016 - Buducnost VOLI keeps shining – the streak continues after Mornar Buducnost
VOLI have outplayed Mornar in the local derby at home in Moraca and
celebrated their sixth win in a row. Vlado Scepanovic's side stay
amongst the undefeated teams in the ABA League. Suad Sehovic had 24
points, 6 rebounds and assists. Read more here.
October 23, 2016 - Zadar beat Mega Leks after a thriller in the final seconds It
has been an exciting encounter in Zadar and the home side are the ones
that have come out on top after a thriller in the dying seconds. This
is the third win of Zadar this season. Mega Leks continue with one.
Ivan Marinkovic ended the game with 28 points, 4 rebounds. Read more here.
October 23, 2016 - Excellent Cibona grabbed fifth win of the season in Ljubljana Cibona
have achieved their fifth win of the season by beating Olimpija
Ljubljana on the road in Stozice Arena and they did majority of the job
that needed to be done in the opening half. Zeljko Sakic ended the game
with 20 points, 7 rebounds and just as many assists. Read more here.
October 22, 2016 - Turkish Airlines Euroleague Regular Season Round 2 MVP: Vassilis Spanoulis, Olympiacos Piraeus In
the first quarter of action for Round 2 of the 2016-17 Turkish Airlines
EuroLeague Regular Season, Vassilis Spanoulis of Olympiacos Piraeus
made history by scoring the 3,000th point of his EuroLeague career. At
the week's end, he remains in the headlines as the MVP for Round 2.
Read more here.
October 22, 2016 - ABA league regular season, Round 6 After
five played games in ABA league regular season, nothing much changed at
the top of standings. Three teams are still undefeated, Crvena zvezda
mts, Buducnost VOLI and Partizan NIS. Karpos Sokoli and MZT Skopje
still waiting for their first wins in this season. Read more here.
October 22, 2016 - Late 11-0 run lifts CSKA over Panathinaikos Defending
champion CSKA Moscow bested Panathinaikos Superfoods Athens 81-77 on
Friday at Megasport Arena in the Russian capital. CSKA triumphed in its
second straight game to start the season 2-0, while Panathinaikos
dropped to 1-1. Read more here.
October 22, 2016 - Westermann’s big game leads Zalgiris over Baskonia Leo
Westermann scored a career-high 20 points to carry Zalgiris Kaunas over
Baskonia Vitoria Gasteiz 78-73. Zalgiris improved to 1-1 on the season,
while Baskonia slipped to the same mark. Westermann made 7 of 9
two-point shots and dished 4 assists in an impressive effort. Read more
October 22, 2016 - Zvezda, Simonovic come back for thriller road win Crvena
Zvezda mts Belgrade was inspired by Marko Simonovic to claim its first
victory of the Turkish Airlines EuroLeague season with a thrilling
83-85 road triumph at Galatasaray Odeabank Istanbul on Friday. Read
October 22, 2016 - Fenerbahce escapes from Barcelona with road win Fenerbahce
Istanbul edged FC Barcelona Lassa 72-73 in a thriller on Friday at
Palau Blaugrana. Fenerbahce won its second game in a row to start the
season, while Barcelona slipped to 1-1. Guards Kostas Sloukas and Bobby
Dixon scored 15 points apiece to pace the winners. Read more here.
October 21, 2016 - Spanoulis makes history in leading Reds to rout of Efes Olympiacos
Piraeus trounced Anadolu Efes Istanbul 90-66 on Thursday at Peace and
Friendship Stadium in its home opener in a historic game for its
leader. Vassilis Spanoulis became the second player in competition
history to reach 3,000 career points with a basket in the first
quarter. Read more here.
October 21, 2016 - Bamberg rallies from 12 down to edge Unics Brose
Bamberg outlasted Unics Kazan 89-86 on Thursday at Brose Arena for its
maiden win of the season. Unics suffered its second loss in as many
games. Janis Strelnieks shined with 17 points for the winners,
including the go-ahead three in the final minute. Read more here.
October 21, 2016 - Carroll, Fernandez lead Madrid to big win in Tel Aviv In
a classic showdown between Turkish Airlines EuroLeague powerhouses,
Real Madrid bested Maccabi FOX Tel Aviv 82-89 on Thursday. Madrid
improved to 2-0, while Maccabi dropped to 0-2. Jaycee Carroll led the
winners with 18 points on 5-of-8 three-point shooting. Read more here.
October 21, 2016 - Macvan helps Milan win at Darussafaka for 2-0 start to season EA7
Emporio Armani edged Darussafaka Dogus 80-81 in a thriller on Thursday
at Volkswagen Arena. Milan claimed its second straight victory, while
Darussafaka fell to 1-1. Milan Macvan starred with 19 points for the
winners, while Jamel Mclean posted 11 points and 8 rebounds. Read more here.
October 21, 2016 - MZT Skopje Aerodrom adds Daniel Clark MZT
Skopje Aerodrom announced on Thursday the addition of power forward
Daniel Clark to the team until the end of the season. Clark (2.10
meters, 28 years old) played last season in the Spanish League for
Morabanc Andorra and averaged 6.9 points and 2.7 rebounds in 33 games.
Read more here.
October 21, 2016 - Stefan Simic in Smederevo until the end of the season Mega
Leks guard Stefan Simic will play in Smederevo until the end of the
season as a loaned player of the ABA League side from Sremska
Mitrovica. Smederevo is currently competing in Basketball League of
Serbia. Read more here.
October 21, 2016 - British big man Ryan Richards is the new member of Karpos Sokoli British
international Ryan Richards is a new member of Karpos Sokoli, as he has
officially signed an agreement with the ABA League newcomers. The
British power foward, who can also play at the center position, is
coming to Skopje from the USA. Read more here.
October 20, 2016 - 7DAYS EuroCup Round 2 tri-MVP's: Kyle Kuric, Zygimantas Skucas, Ksistof Lavrinovic The
2016-17 7DAYS EuroCup is already in full swing, as after Round 2 all
teams have already played at least one game. 2nd round of competition
proved to be as thrilling as ever. 3 players emerged above the rest as
the ones with the highest performance index rating among winning
players. Read more here.
October 20, 2016 - Turkish Airlines Euroleague Regular Season Round 2: Superpower battles await After
last week's spectacular start to the Turkish Airlines Euroleague
season, the action continues with most of the opening round's
travelling teams heading back home to play in front of their fans for
the first time in the new era of European basketball. Read more here.
October 20, 2016 - Lucic leads FC Bayern Munich past UCAM FC
Bayern Munich hit 13 triples and led from start to finish en route to
an easier-than-it-seems 92-84 win over newcomer UCAM Murcia in its Audi
Dome on Wednesday night. Both teams hold 1-1 records in a tie for third
place in Group C. Read more here.
October 20, 2016 - Popovic drops 22 on Khimki, leads Fuenlabrada to big win Montakit
Fuenlabrada grabbed its first win in Group B by edging Khimki Moscow
Region 89-85 at home on Wednesday. It was Fuenlabrada's first EuroCup
win since January 17, 2003 - the Spanish powerhouse played the
competition's original season and did not return for 13 years. Read
October 20, 2016 - Maiden Champions League wins for Mornar and Partizan NIS Mornar
and Partizan NIS have achieved victories in the opening round of
Basketball Champions League, by overcoming Telenet Oostende and MHP
Riesen Ludwigsburg, respectively. Stefan Bircevic led Partizan NIS with
15 points. Read more here.
October 19, 2016 - Gran Canaria wins big on the road at Nizhny Herbalife
Gran Canaria Las Palmas took control early and routed Nizhny Novgorod
80-106 on the road, to improve to 2-0 in Group A on Tuesday. With 106
points, Gran Canaria had its third highest scoring output in
competition history, and second highest on the road. Read more here.
October 19, 2016 - Kutlesic strengthened FMP Dusan
Kutlesic is a new reinforcement for FMP, as he has agreed on a
three-year cooperation with the new ABA League member. Former player of
Sloboda Uzice and Metalac Famrakom will represent an additional
reinforcement for the team at the backcoutr positions. Read more here.
October 18, 2016 - 7Days Eurocup Regular Season, Round 2: Battle of former champs featured Round
2 of the 7DAYS EuroCup Regular Season gets underway on Tuesday with a
battle between former a semifinalist, Nizhny Novgorod, and a former
finalist, visiting Herbalife Gran Canaria Las Palmas. Read more here.
October 18, 2016 - Pedoulakis resigns as Panathinaikos coach Argyris
Pedoulakis offered his resignation as Panathinaikos Athens head coach
on Tuesday and the club has accepted. Pedoulakis resigned as coach
following an 88-63 road loss against archrivals Olympiacos Piraeus in
the Greek League. Read more here.
October 18, 2016 - Valencia lands center Kravtsov Valencia
Basket bolstered its frontcourt by inking center Slava Kravtsov for the
remainder of the season, the club announced Tuesday. Kravtsov arrives
from CAI Zaragoza, where he averaged 11.1 points, 6.5 rebounds and 1.9
blocks in 8 7DAYS EuroCup games last season. Read more here.
October 18, 2016 - Cedevita adds playmaker Jackson Cedevita
Zagreb added depth to its backcourt by inking point guard Pierre
Jackson for the remainder of the season, the club announced Tuesday.
Jackson (1.80 meters, 25 years old) arrives from Texas of the D-League.
Read more here.
October 18, 2016 - Crvena zvezda mts remain unscratched after five rounds Crvena
zvezda mts have reached their fifth win of the season in five opening
games in the ABA League by outscoring Krka on the road in Novo mesto.
They did the majority of their job in the first half. Stefan Jovic led
Crvena zvezda with 14 points. Read more here.
October 17, 2016 - Zadar continue strongly at home court In
their third performance at the home court, Zadar have grabbed the
second win, which is also their second triumph of the season. They
outscored MZT Skopje, which stay winless after five rounds. Mislav
Brzoja was the one that impressed with his all-around performance. Read
October 17, 2016 - Partizan NIS remain undefeated after beating Union Olimpija Partizan
NIS remain undefeated this season in the ABA League after another win
at home, against Union Olimpija. Just like encounters of those two
rivals always are, the game of Partizan NIS and Union Olimpija in the
fifth round of the ABA League season was unbelievably exciting. Read
October 16, 2016 - Thriller in Laktasi, Suad Sehovic is the hero of Buducnost VOLI We
have just witnessed another incredible game ending in ABA League.
Igokea was on their way to score a big win after James Robinson
completed 2+1 play on 7 seconds before the end (92:91), however Suad
Sehovic made a lay-up in the final seconds and brought his team a huge
victory. Read more here.
October 16, 2016 - Third win in a row for Cedevita It
was the same as ever when these two teams face each other in ABA League
- Very dramatic! At the end, Cedevita were better than Mega Leks in the
final moments, so the team from Zagreb extended their winning streak.
Read more here.
October 16, 2016 - Cibona had no problems with Karpos Sokoli in Drazen Petrovic Arena Cibona
cruised to victory against Karpos Sokoli at home. Damir Mulaomerovic's
squad solved all dilemmas regarding the winner in the opening quarter
and reached the the 4th win of the season easily. Sokoli keep waiting
on their first triumph of the season. Read more here.
October 15, 2016 - Turkish Airlines Euroleague Regular Season, Round 1 MVP: Ricky Hickman, EA7 Emporio Armani Milan Ricky
Hickman’s first Turkish Airlines EuroLeague game for EA7 Emporio Armani
Milan was a memorable one. Not only did he lead his team to a thrilling
99-97 victory over his former team, Maccabi FOX Tel Aviv, but he earned
MVP honors for Regular Season Round 1 in the process. Read more here.
October 15, 2016 - Celebration time in Bar as Mornar prevail over FMP Mornar
scored their 2nd win in the 2016-17 ABA League season after beating FMP
at home court. The hosts put in 11 three-pointers this Friday evening.
Cole Dickerson has once again started the game from the bench, just to
become the team best player at the end. Read more here.
October 15, 2016 - Bargnani, Shengelia team up to lead Baskonia over Efes In
a fun-to-watch showdown in front of over 10,000 fans at Fernando Buesa
Arena that literally went down to the final shot, Baskonia Vitoria
Gasteiz recorded its first win in the 2016-17 Turkish Airlines
EuroLeague by edging Anadolu Efes Istanbul 85-84 on Friday. Read more here.
October 15, 2016 - Pappas, Panathinaikos hold off Zalgiris to win opener Panathinaikos
Superfoods Athens topped visiting Zalgiris Kaunas 84-76 on Friday at
Olympic Sports Center Athens in both team’s Turkish Airlines EuroLeague
opener. Nikos Pappas led the way with 19 points and Chris Singleton
added 13 points and 7 rebounds for the winners. Read more here.
October 15, 2016 - Fenerbahce edges Bamberg behind Bogdanovic Fenerbahce
Istanbul edged Brose Bamberg with a thrilling 67-66 victory that came
down to the very final shot on Friday at the Ulker Sports Arena. It was
an extremely close contest throughout, with neither team leading by
more than 8 points at any stage. Read more here.
October 15, 2016 - Barcelona uses big fourth quarter to top Unics in Kazan FC
Barcelona Lassa roared back from a 14-point fourth-quarter deficit to
beat Unics Kazan 63-69 in both team’s Turkish Airlines EuroLeague
Regular Season opener on Friday at Basket Hall Kazan. Justin Doellman
shined with 23 points, Ante Tomic posted 13 points and 9 rebounds. Read
October 14, 2016 - CSKA opens title defense in style by routing Galatasaray CSKA
Moscow opened the defense of its Turkish Airlines EuroLeague crown in
style by routing Galatasaray Odeabank Istanbul 84-109 on Thursday in
both team’s season opener. In doing so, CSKA set a club record for most
points in a EuroLeague game. Read more here.
October 14, 2016 - Darussafaka rallies late for road win over Crvena Zvezda Darussafaka
Dogus Istanbul rallied from a 16-point second half deficit on the road
to edge Crvena Zvezda mts Belgrade 70-73 on Thursday night. In the
EuroLeague opener for both teams, Darussafaka trailed for 38 minutes,
and found itself facing a 46-30 deficit early in the third quarter.
Read more here.
October 14, 2016 - EA7 Milan edges Maccabi in dramatic finish In
a high-scoring showdown that came down to the final second, EA7 Emporio
Armani Milan opened its Turkish Airlines EuroLeague by edging Maccabi
FOX Tel Aviv 99-97 at home on Thursday. Hickman led the winners with 22
points. Read more here.
October 14, 2016 - ABA league regular season, Round 5 Crvena
zvezda mts, Buducnost VOLI and Partizan NIS still have perfect score,
4-0. It will be interesting to see if they will remain undefeated even
after Round 5. Karpos Sokoli and MZT Skopje still waiting for their
first wins. In the Game of the Round, Igokea will host Buducnost VOLi
in Laktasi. Read more here.
October 13, 2016 - 7DAYS EuroCup Round 1 MVP: Kyle Kuric, Herbalife Gran Canaria Las Palmas A
new era started in the 7DAYS EuroCup with the opening week of the
2016-17 season, and when the dust settled after eight games, a local
hero emerged as Round 1 MVP. Kyle Kuric of Herbalife Gran Canaria came
back to EuroCup competition in style. Read more here.
October 13, 2016 - Nikola Korac signed with Mornar Nikola
Korac signed an agreement on cooperation with Mornar and he now
officially became a member of the ABA League squad from Bar. Korac is
successfully recovering from an injury and has begun practicing with
his teammates this week. Read more here.
October 13, 2016 - Dominik Mavra is the new member of Karpos Sokoli Talented
Croatian guard Dominik Mavra has officially joined the ABA League
newcomers Karpos Sokoli and has agreed to play for the team of Skopje
until the end of the season. Mavra has arrived to Skopje as a
replacement for Lamont Mack, who has left the team recently. Read more here.
October 13, 2016 - Ivan Ramljak returns to Zadar Ivan
Ramljak has returned to his former team. He played for Zadar in the
previous season, while then the two sides parted ways during the
summer. Ramljak started the 2016-17 campaign as a player of Zagreb,
while now he comes back to ABA League. Read more here.
October 13, 2016 - Madrid tops Olympiacos in season opener Real
Madrid and Olympiacos Piraeus got the new Turkish Airlines EuroLeague
era up and running with an intense battle which saw the Spanish hosts
produce a powerful finish to win 83-65. Sergio Llull masterminded his
team’s success, scoring 15 of his 22 points in the first quarter. Read
October 13, 2016 - Khimki downs Rytas on opening night Khimki
Moscow Region protected its home court with a close-fought 76-71
victory over Lietuvos Rytas Vilnius in the first game of Group B on
Wednesday. The outstanding individual performance came from Rytas' Drew
Gordon, who registered a double-double of 21 points and 14 rebounds.
Read more here.
October 13, 2016 - Gabriel leads Lokomotiv to valuable road win Former
7DAYS EuroCup champion and last season’s Turkish Airlines EuroLeague
semifinalist Lokomotiv Kuban Krasnodar made a strong start in Group D
with a solid 64-72 road win at Union Olimpija Llubljana on Wednesday.
Read more here.
October 13, 2016 - Kuric leads Gran Canaria in easy opening win Herbalife
Gran Canaria Las Palmas opened its new 7DAYS EuroCup campaign in style,
crusing past Cedevita Zagreb 101-76 in Group A clash on Wednesday. Gran
Canaria took control from the start and never looked back, as the hosts
broke the 20-point barrier before halftime. Read more here.
October 12, 2016 - 7Days Eurocup regular season, Round 1 A
new 7DAYS EuroCup season is upon us! Five former competition champions
and three past runner-ups start a new season with high ambitions. A
full slate of games on Wednesday features a clash of two of those
former champs going against each other in Group B. Read more here.
October 12, 2016 - Turkish Airlines Euroleague regular season, Round 1 A
new era in European professional basketball is set to begin Wednesday
with the opening tipoff of the 2016-17 Turkish Airlines EuroLeague
season! A new competition format featuring 16 teams who will play each
other twice in a 30-round regular season. Read more here.
October 11, 2016 - Three in a row - Igokea keep winning Igokea
scored their 3rd consecutive win in the 2016-17 ABA League season by
beating FMP on the road. Another superb performance of James Robinson.
Igokea point guard scored 27 points, while he also had 4 rebounds and 5
assists. His overall index rating was 30. Read more here.
October 11, 2016 - Partizan NIS celebrated in Skopje after a great battle Partizan
NIS stay undefeated even after four games played at the beginning of
this season of ABA League. They have cracked Karpos Sokoli on the road
in Skopje late in the game and deservedly celebrated once more. Read
October 10, 2016 - Emil Rajkovic resigns, MZT part ways with Thomas and Massey Emil
Rajkovic resigned from the position of MZT Skopje Aerodrom head coach
and he will not lead the team in the rest of the season. He felt
responsible for the terrible start of the new ABA League campaign, as
MZT Skopje Aerodrom lost all 4 games, so he decided to leave. Read more
October 10, 2016 - Panathinaikos loses James to hand injury Panathinaikos
Athens has lost one of its major off-season additions for the
foreseeable future after Mike James underwent surgery this weekend for
an injured hand. James hurt himself during practice on Saturday,
cutting his right hand. Read more here.
October 10, 2016 - Cibona down MZT, Ante Zizic had index rating 56 What
a game! Cibona defeated MZT Skopje Aerodrom after two overtimes, while
we also had one of the best individual performances in the history of
this competition - Ante Zizic finished the match with 37 points, 20
rebounds and with the overall index rating of 56!!! Read more here.
October 10, 2016 - Buducnost VOLI rolled over Krka in Moraca Buducnost
VOLI arranged a true basketball spectacle for their fans in Moraca
against Krka with fantastic performance. Krka had no chance this time
from the very beginning. Nemanja Vranjes was fantastic this time. He
ended the game with 17 points, 2 rebounds, 2 assists and a steal. Read
October 10, 2016 - Union Olimpija earned first pair of points with great second half With
an excellent second half performance Union Olimpija have beaten Mornar
at home in Tivoli Hall and took the first pair of points this season,
in their third attempt. The Bar side suffered third defeat. Nikola
Jankovic shined again. He finished the game with 23 points, 8 rebounds.
Read more here.
October 10, 2016 - Crvena zvezda complete four-in-a-row achievement Crvena
zvezda mts simply look perfect at the start of the new season. Not just
that they have scored all 4 wins out of 4 games, but they have played
some world-class basketball along the way. Luka Mitrovic was once again
the leader of the red & white squad. Read more here.
October 10, 2016 - American big man Mack is no longer a member of Karpos Sokoli The
management of ABA League Skopje side Karpos Sokoli have decided to end
their cooperation with American power forward Lamont Mack, since they
were not satisfied with his performances at the beginning of the ABA
League season. Read more here.
October 9, 2016 - Cedevita crushed Zadar in Dom sportova Cedevita
have never beaten Zadar with so big margin as they did today. The boys
in Orange jerseys did not want to slow down for a single second, so
they just ran over their rivals. It was +58 at the end. In some moments
it looked like that Cedevita were playing an exhibition match. Read
October 8, 2016 - ABA league, Round 4 Three
teams are still undefeated after three played games in 2016-17 Regular
season in ABA league. Crvena zvezda mts, Partizan NIS and Buducnost
VOLi have perfect 3-0 record. There are three winless teams at the
bottom of the standings, Karpos Sokoli, MZT Skopje and Union Olimpija.
Read more here.
October 8, 2016 - Valencia released center Bryant Valencia
Basket released John Bryant, the club announced Friday. Bryant, 29, is
a former All-EuroCup First Team selection. He signed with the club in
August and took part in preseason training, however with the start of
official games the club had chosen to go in a different direction. Read
October 8, 2016 - Historic night for Mornar Mornar
defeated Karpos Sokoli at home court and scored their 1st ever win in
ABA League. After two unlucky defeats in the opening two rounds of the
new season, Mornar finally managed to score their 1st ever triumph in
ABA League. Read more here.
October 8, 2016 - 7,000 fans carried Partizan NIS towards the win over Cibona Partizan
NIS are still perfect this season after three games played, after they
have edged out Cibona in the ABA League classic in front of 7,000
fanatic fans. William Hatcher was once again exceptional. He led his
team in scoring (26 points) and passing (6 assists). Read more here.
October 8, 2016 - Laktasi remain Olimpija's nemesis – second win of the season for Igokea Igokea
have acheived their second win of the season by overcoming Union
Olimpija thanks to their comeback in the final minutes of the game.
Still winless Union Olimpija are still waiting for their historical
first ever win in Laktasi. Read more here.
October 8, 2016 - Jovan Novak new Mega Leks player Mega
Leks will be reinforced for the forthcoming part of the season, since
talented point guard Jovan Novak signed a contract with the club. Jovan
Novak began his professional career in 2012, playing for Vrsac. Read
October 7, 2016 - Buducnost VOLI take sweet revenge on Mega Leks Buducnost
VOLI obviously learned that painful lesson from the last season's
semifinals and this time they managed to defeat Mega Leks. The Blue
squad still has the perfect score in the 2016-17 season. Read more here.
October 7, 2016 - Crvena zvezda mts broke Zadar's resistance in the first half Crvena
zvezda mts still own a perfect record this season after 3 games played,
since they have beaten Zadar on the road in Kresimir Cosic Arena. Dejan
Radonjic's squad did the majority of their job in the first half. Read
October 7, 2016 - Cedevita celebrate first win In
the battle of two winless teams, Cedevita were the ones to come out on
top against MZT Skopje Aerodrom and they have scored their first
triumph of the season. MZT still have to battle their way out of the
crisis of results. Read more here.
October 7, 2016 - FMP made major break in Novo mesto FMP
outplayed Krka on the road and scored their 2nd consecutive win in the
2016-17 ABA League season. Stefan Lazarevic finished the match with
double-double achievement! He had 12 points and 13 rebounds, which
brought him the overall index rating of 19. Read more here.
October 6, 2016 - ABA league, Round 3 After
two played games in this season in ABA league, four teams are
undefeated yet, Crvena zvezda mts, Partizan NIS, Buducnost VOLI and
Cibona. At the bottom, five teams still waiting for their first wins,
Mornar, Karpos Sokoli, Cedevita, MZT Skopje and Union Olimpija. Read
October 6, 2016 - Oklahoma City edges FC Barcelona Lassa in NBA Global Games Oklahoma
City Thunder wrapped up its trip to Spain by downing Turkish Airlines
EuroLeague powerhouse FC Barcelona Lassa 89-92 at Palau Sant Jordi,
Barcelona, as part of this season's NBA Global Games on Wednesday. Read
October 6, 2016 - Maccabi's Weems to miss start of season with hamstring tear Maccabi
FOX Tel Aviv announced that Sonny Weems will miss three-to-four weeks
to recover from a tear in his hamstring, which he suffered in Tuesday’s
preseason exhibition against Darussafaka Dogus Istanbul. Weems
underwent an MRI on Wednesday to diagnose the injury. Read more here.
October 6, 2016 - Crvena Zvezda adds depth, invests in future with Rakicevic A
week before the start of the new Turkish Airlines EuroLeague season,
Crvena Zvezda mts Belgrade added depth and invested in its future by
signing a three-year contract with tall guard Petar Rakicevic, club
announced on Wednesday. Read more here.
October 6, 2016 - Igokea victorious in Skopje Igokea
scored their 1st win in the 2016-17 ABA League season after beating
Karpos Sokoli on the road. Vuk Radivojevic was the top scorer in Igokea
with 19 points, but James Robinson had the highest index rating (25).
Read more here.
October 5, 2016 - Murcia adds frontcourt depth with Olaizola A
week before its 7DAYS EuroCup debut, UCAM Murcia has added depth to its
front line with the addition of big man Julen Olaizola, club announced
on Tuesday. Olaizola (2.06 meters, 23 years old) has spent last four
seasons playing for a fellow Spanish side Gipuzkoa Basket. Read more here.
October 5, 2016 - Cibona prevail over Mornar, Ante Zizic is the hero Thrilling
basketball night in Zagreb. Ante Zizic scored 2 key free throws in the
final seconds of the match and brought an important win to his Cibona
over Mornar. Zeljko Sakic scored 27 points and had the overall index
rating of 26. Read more here.
October 5, 2016 - First win for FMP, first defeat for Mega In
FMP Sports Hall, the ABA League newcomers FMP have taken the first pair
of points this season, improving their impression from the first game
against Zadar. On the other hand, Mega Leks suffered first defeat after
previously beating Union Olimpija in round one. Read more here.
October 5, 2016 - Partizan NIS topped MZT Skopje Patizan
NIS team put on a convincing display on the road against MZT Skopje
Aerodrom, achieved a magnificent win and gave their club a fantastic
71th birthday present. William Hatcher was the true leader of his team,
as he led Partizan NIS to the victory with 21 points. Read more here.
October 4, 2016 - NBA Global Games: Madrid rallies from 22 down to top Thunder in OT In
a high-scoring, fun-to-watch showdown that went down to the wire,
Turkish Airlines EuroLeague powerhouse Real Madrid rallied from 22
points behind to defeat the Oklahoma City Thunder 142-137 at
Barclaycard Center in the Spanish capital on Monday. Read more here.
October 4, 2016 - Crvena zvezda mts just ruthless against Cedevita The
reigning champions made a statement - Crvena zvezda mts left Cedevita
on -24 this night. It was the big derby of ABA League. The remake of
the last season's semifinals. The clash of two regional powerhouses.
However, this time one side simply demolished the other one. Read more here.
October 3, 2016 - Rosa Radom topple Zielona Gora to lift Polish Supercup In
an exciting late Sunday clash between the two clubs that will represent
Poland in the Basketball Champions League, Cup holders Rosa Radom
stunned reigning PLK league champions Stelmet Zielona Gora 81-77 to
claim the Polish Supercup title. Read more here.
October 3, 2016 - Baskonia gets backcourt help in Akognon Baskonia
Vitoria Gasteiz has announced the signing of point guard Josh Akognon
to a one-month contract that could see him make his Turkish Airlines
EuroLeague debut. If Baskonia likes what it sees of Akognon, the club
retains an option to keep him all season. Read more here.
October 3, 2016 - Perfect start for Buducnost VOLI This
is the start of the season that Buducnost VOLI hoped for. Two games -
two wins! After making that huge break in the opening round against
Cedevita, the Blue squad made a perfect debut at home court as they
beat Zadar, and made quite a show for their fans. Read more here.
October 3, 2016 - Cibona cruised to victory in Laktasi If
the season continues for them the same way that it has started, Cibona
will be one of the serious contenders for the top in the ABA League.
They have proven it in the opening game of the season for them in
Laktasi against Igokea, where they have outplayed their rivals. Read
October 2, 2016 - Drama, missed lay-up, Partizan beat Mornar It
was the 3rd basketball thriller only in the 1st round of the 2016-17
ABA League season! At the end, Partizan NIS prevailed over Mornar on
the road. Lamont Jones missed a lay-up in the last second for the home
team. Read more here.
October 2, 2016 - Convincing start for Krka Their
debut in the ABA League revealed that Karpos Sokoli still have a huge
learning process to undergo in order to become a strong regional
basketball force. Krka cruised to their first win of the ABA League
season after securing a win already in the first half. Read more here.
October 2, 2016 - ABA league, Round 2 Despite
Round 1 is not over yet, Round 2 is right here. Everything is possible
in ABA league. Buducnost VOLI surprised Cedevita in Zagreb and sent
strong message to all other competitiors in ABA league. Mega Leks wins
in real thriller over Union Olimpija. Read more here.
October 1, 2016 - Madrid, Barcelona ready to face Oklahoma City in NBA Global Games Two
of the biggest rivals in the world of sports measure themselves against
the same guest within 48 hours of each other when the NBA Global Games
presented by BBVA land in Spain's two biggest cities early next week.
Read more here.
October 1, 2016 - CSKA beats Guangdong to complete sweep of China Tour CSKA
Moscow finished its trip to China in style, riding the hot hand of
reigning EuroLeague MVP Nando De Colo and defeating Guangdong Tigers
75-101 in Shenzhen on Friday. It was the second win in as many games
for CSKA on the Euroleague Basketball China Tour. Read more here.
October 1, 2016 - Major comeback for Zadar against FMP for first pair of points After
a comeback from behind by a double-digit of points and the drama in the
final seconds in the game against FMP at home court in Visnjik, Zadar
have managed to win the first pair of points this season. Read more here.
October 1, 2016 - The reigning champions rolled over MZT Skopje Aerodrom in their season opener The
reigning ABA League champions Crvena zvezda mts had no problems of
overcoming MZT Skopje Aerodrom in the first game of the ABA League
season for both teams. The outcome of the game was decided in opening
quarter. Read more here. Check news archive here.