March 4, 2015 - Turkish Airlines Euroleague Top 16, Round 9 Four
of five teams with best Top 16 records face road tests in Round 9,
including both group leaders. While those teams focus on making a push
for the playoff home-court advantage, several other teams have a last
chance to get back into a playoff hunt this week. Read more here.
March 4, 2015 - FC Barcelona extends Oleson FC
Barcelona reached a new agreement with shooting guard Brad Oleson to
keep working together until the end of the 2016-17 season, the club
announced Tuesday. Oleson (1.91 meters, 30 years old) joined Barcelona
in January 2013 and arrived from Laboral Kutxa Vitoria. Read more here.
March 4, 2015 - Perasovic confirmed as new Croatia boss The
Croatian Basketball Federation (HKS) has ratified the appointment of
Velimir Perasovic in the role of head coach until EuroBasket 2015, with
an option to renew their collaboration after the event. Perasovic was
the sole candidate to succeed outgoing coach Jasmin Repesa. Read more here.
March 4, 2015 - Advantage Prague, thanks to Vesela Jana
Vesela dealt the decisive blow as ZVVZ USK Prague edged a thrilling
EuroLeague Women quarter-final game one, 50-48 against CB Avenida in
Salamanca on Tuesday. Palau had 10 points and 10 boards and Kia Vaughn
added 11 points. Read more here.
March 4, 2015 - Fener fend off Gala fight-back Quanitra
Hollingsworth came up with the big block at the buzzer as Fenerbahce
clung on for a 58-56 victory against rivals Galatasaray in game one of
their EuroLeague Women quarter-final on Tuesday. She finished with 14
points and 10 boards, as Zellous added 13. Read more here.
March 4, 2015 - Goran Jagodnik will help Union Olimpija At
the age of 40, former Slovenian international will join the practices
of Ljubljana ABA League side Union Olimpija. He returns to Stožice
after he was already a member of the green and whites between the years
2010 and 2012. Read more here.
March 4, 2015 - ABA league Round 23 MVP, Dejan Musli, Mega leks Dejan
Musli of Mega Leks is the MVP of the 23rd round of ABA League 2014-15
season with the valuation of 40 achieved in the game against Cedevita.
For the third week in a row, and for the ninth time in the last 23
rounds, Mega Leks players have seized the MVP award! Read more here.
March 3, 2015 - Eurocup Eighthfinals, Game 1: Every point counts now With
the group stages behind us, the 2014-15 Eurocup enters the first of
four phases of two-game elimination series, the eighthfinals. In each
head-to-head series, the teams that score more points during the two
games will advance to the quarterfinals. Read more here.
March 3, 2015 - Turkish Airlines Euroleague MVP for February: Rudy Fernandez, Real Madrid In
Real Madrid's quest to host - and then win - the Turkish Airlines
Euroleague Final Four this spring, February loomed as a crucial month.
When its three Top 16 games were finished, however, Madrid looked
stronger than ever, thanks in large part to the leadership of Rudy
Fernandez. Read more here.
March 3, 2015 - Unicaja loses Vasileiadis for at least a month Unicaja
Malaga shooting guard Kostas Vasileiadis was injured over the weekend
and may not be able to help his team for the remainder of the Top 16.
Vasileiadis suffered a right-leg muscle tear early in the first quarter
of a Spanish League game against Herbalife Gran Canaria Las Palmas.
Read more here.
March 3, 2015 - Metalac victorious after another thriller Metalac
Farmakom prevailed over Cibona after one more thriller ending in
Valjevo. Vlado Ilievski pulled up for the game-winner but he missed. As
always the Hall in Valjevo was fully packed, but not even crowd could
help home players in the first half. Read more here.
March 3, 2015 - One half enough for Igokea in Sofia Igokea
reached their 8th victory of the season by beating Levski on the road.
Brady Heslip shined with 35 points scored. Levski keeps waiting for its
second victory of the season in ABA League, after not managing to use
home court advantage against Igokea in the 23rd round. Read more here.
March 2, 2015 - Nenad Sulovic signed with Mega Leks ABA
League team from Sremska Mitrovica, Mega Leks, announced that the new
player on their squad is center Nenad Sulovic. Nenad Sulovic and Mega
Leks have made an agreement on cooperation, after the player left
Bulgarian side Balkan from Botevgrad. Read more here.
March 2, 2015 - Zvezda goes to Madrid, Stojanovic MVP Junior
team of Crvena zvezda Telekom has won the Euroleague Adidas Next
Generation qualification tournament, and advanced to the F8 in Madrid.
The MVP of the tournament was Vojislav Stojanovic, young member of red
and whites. Read more here.
March 2, 2015 - FC Bayern Munich extends coach Pesic FC
Bayern Munich reached a new agreement with head coach Svetislav Pesic
to keep working together until the end of the 2016-17 season, the club
announced. Pesic, age 65, joined Bayern in November 2012 and has taken
Bayern to the very elite of German and European basketball. Read more here.
March 2, 2015 - Partizan outplayed Zvezda in packed Hala Pionir For
the first time this season, Partizan NIS won the eternal Belgrade derby
and they did it with style – by outplaying completely their arch rivals
Crvena zvezda Telekom. For the winning side Milan Macvan scored 15
points. Read more here.
March 2, 2015 - Olimpija stormed through Skopje It
was one of the best performances of Union Olimpija in this season. New
head coach Mehmed Becirovic had a dream debut with a convincing win
over MZT Skopje Aerodrom on the road. Everything that MZT Skopje
Aerodrom managed to do on this game is to have two good runs. Read more
March 1, 2015 - Turkish Airlines Euroleague Top 16 Round 8 MVP: Samardo Samuels, EA7 Emporio Armani Milan From
tipoff in the first game of Top 16 Round 8, Samardo Samuels of EA7
Emporio Armani Milan started to dominate. He scored 16 first-quarter
points, added 11 more in the second and didn't stop until he had paced
a much-needed 76-85 road win against Nizhny Novgorod. Read more here.
March 1, 2015 - Armstead the hero of Novo mesto thriller Malcolm
Armstead became the hero of Krka in the Novo mesto thriller, that even
Alfred Hitchcock would be proud of. After no less than three 3-pointers
were scored in the last 30 seconds, Armstead scored a decisive one.
Read more here.
March 1, 2015 - Huge win for Buducnost VOLI Buducnost
VOLI has written down very, very valuable win against Szolnoki Olaj on
the road. Boris Savović scored 19 points on his debut for team for
Podgorica. Omar Cook, Boris Savovic and Suad Sehovic were in charge of
that job in the first three quarters. Read more here.