September 16, 2014 - Limoges brings back big man Plaisted The
French champion Limoges CSP bolstered its frontcourt ahead of the
club's return to the Turkish Airlines Euroleague by signing center
Trent Plaisted (2.11 meters, 28 years old) to a one-year deal that was
announced Monday night. Read more here.
September 16, 2014 - Strasbourg signs Tadija Dragicevic As
announced by the club on Tuesday morning, Strasbourg keeps getting
ready for the Turkish Airlines Euroleague Qualifying Rounds with the
addition of forward Tadija Dragicevic for the next season. Dragicevic
(2.05 meters, 28 years old) arrives from Crvena Zvezda. Read more here.
September 16, 2014 - CAI Zaragoza and Shermadini together again Seven
months after CAI Zaragoza released Giorgi Shermadini to play for
Olympiacos Piraeus, the center is back with the club. Shermadini (2.16
meters, 25 years old) agreed to a one-year deal with CAI, the club
announced Monday. He started the previous season in Zaragoza. Read more
September 15, 2014 - EuroLeague Women Stars Land WNBA Title While
the majestic Diana Taurasi was typically the centrepiece of Phoenix
Mercury landing the WNBA title, there was also joy for several other
EuroLeague Women stars. UMMC Ekaterinburg guard wrote the headlines as
she nailed shot which carried Phoenix Mercury past Chicago Sky 87-82.
Read more here.
September 15, 2014 - Bamberg strenghtens frontcourt with Katelynas Brose
Baskets Bamberg added depth and experience to its frontcourt ahead of
the upcoming campaign by signing forward Mindaugas Katelynas for the
Eurocup regular season. Katelynas is a veteran od three Turkish
Airlines Euroleague seasons, and two Eurocup seasons. Read more here.
September 15, 2014 - USA rolls past Serbia to gold medal!! The
United States of America succesfully defended the FIBA Basketall World
Cup title by rolling past Serbia 129-92 in the final on Sunday in
Madrid. USA finished the tournament undefeated by registering its 19th
consecutive win in World Cup play. Read more here.
September 13, 2014 - 2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup, Semifinals, Day 2 In
perhaps the best game of the tournament, Serbia reached the 2014 FIBA
Basketball World Cup final by beating France 85-90 in the semifinal.
Serbia will face the United States of the America in the gold-medal
game on Sunday. Read more here.
September 12, 2014 - Telenet Ostend lands Guy Muya for one season A
couple of weeks before the start of the Turkish Airlines Euroleague
Qualifying Rounds, to be hosted precisely in Ostend, Telenet Ostend
announced the addition of guard Guy Muya for the season about to start.
Muya (1.93 meters, 31 years old) arrives from Belfius Mons-Hainaut of
Belgium. Read more here.
September 12, 2014 - Neptunas brings in Mustafa Shakur Neptunas
Klaipeda added some experience in the backcourt with the signing of
guard Mustafa Shakur. He becomes the first non-Lithuanian signee on the
club. Shakur (1.91 meters, 30 years old) played two seasons in the
Euroleague. Read more here.
September 12, 2014 - 2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup, Semifinals, Day 1 The
United States of America returned to the FIBA Basketball World Cup
final by thrashing Lithuania 96-68 in the first semifinal at Palau Sant
Jordi, Barcelona. USA will face the winner of Friday’s semifinal in
Madrid between Serbia and France in the gold-medal game on Sunday. Read
September 12, 2014 - ASVEL Lyon Villeurbanne inks three-time champ Andersen ASVEL
Lyon Villeurbanne will have one of the Turkish Airlines Euroleague’s
most-experienced big men leading its charge in the qualifying rounds
after signing three-time Euroleague champion David Andersen to a
two-year contract. Read more here.
September 12, 2014 - Laboral Kutxa lands power forward Gomes Laboral
Kutxa Vitoria signed power forward Ryan Gomes, who has been a
double-digit scorer for four teams during an eight-season NBA career.
Gomes signed through the end of the Euroleague regular season with a
team option to extend the contract for the entire season. Read more here.
September 12, 2014 - Krasny Oktyabr Volgograd picks up rookie guard Kane Krasny
Oktyabr Volgograd signed rookie guard DeAndre Kane, who arrives after
playing college basketball at Iowa State University. Kane was a First
Team All-Big 12 selection last season after averaging 17.1 points, 6.8
rebounds, 5.9 assists and 1.2 steals per game. Read more here.
September 12, 2014 - Metalac Farmakom is the new member of ABA League Metalac
Farmakom will be a member of ABA League in the 2014/2015 season, the
ABA League Board decided. After discussions and consultations, Metalac
Farmakom has guaranteed that it would fulfill all the necessary
requirements for participation in the ABA League in 2014/2015 season.
Read more here.
September 11, 2014 - Good Angels Kosice lock up Langhorne Good
Angels Kosice have confirmed a second major capture in as many days
after following up the acquisition of Erin Phillips with the signing of
frontcourt star Crystal Langhorne. This marks the second stint for
Crystal Langhorne with the Good Angels. Read more here.
September 11, 2014 - Partizan NIS inks forward Muric to three-year deal Partizan
NIS Belgrade continued improving its ahead of what will be its Eurocup
debut by signing small forward Edo Muric. Muric (2.02 meters, 22 years
old) arrives from Krka Novo Mesto, where he played the last four
seasons. Read more here.
September 11, 2014 - Olimpija inks former champ, assist leader Marinovic Union
Olimpija Ljubljana added experienced playmaker to its backcourt,
signing point guard Marko Marinovic to a one-year deal. Marinovic (1.83
meters, 31 years old) led the Eurocup last season while playing for
Radnicki Kragujevac, dishing and average of 8.6 assists. Read more here.
September 11, 2014 - Miskolc add Coulibaly and Ciappina Aluinvent
Miskolc have welcomed two new faces to their roster after inking Romina
Ciappina and Naignouma Coulibaly. The 25-year-old Coulibaly brings
experience not only of EuroCup Women, but also EuroLeague Women, having
played in both competitions with USO Mondeville. Read more here.
September 11, 2014 - 2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup, Quarterfinals, Day 2 The
semifinals at the 2014 FIBA World Basketball championships are set
after Serbia routed Brazil and France stunned favored Spain in
Wednesday’s quarterfinals in Madrid. Serbia rode CSKA Moscow guard
Milos Teodosic to an 84-56 victory. Read more here.
September 11, 2014 - Lazeric Jones arrived in Szolnok Lazeric
Jones is the new point guard of Szolnoki Olaj. The player will join the
team ahead of the preparation tournament in Poland, where he will make
his debut for the Hungarians. Jones spent last season in Greece, where
he played for KAO Drama. Read more here.
September 11, 2014 - Nizhny Novgorod announces Will Daniels On
Wednesday afternoon, Turkish Airlines Euroleague newcomer Nizhny
Novgorod made official the addition of forward Will Daniels for the
season that is about to start. Daniels (2.03 meters, 28 years old)
arrives from JSF Nanterre of France, where he made his Euroleague debut
last season. Read more here.
September 10, 2014 - Serbia wins over Brasil, booked Semifinal ticket Serbia
stormed into the medal round at the 2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup by
routing Brazil 84-56 in Wednesday's first quarterfinal game in Madrid.
CSKA Moscow star Milos Teodosic led Serbia with 23 points. Spain meets
France at 2200 CET for the last semifinal berth. Read more here.
September 10, 2014 - 2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup, Quarterfinals, Day 1 Lithuania
and the United States of America survived their respective
quarterfinals showdown to book a spot in the 2014 FIBA Basketball World
Cup semifinals. The two teams will face each other on Thursday at Palau
Sant Jordi - and then move to Madrid to play a final. Read more here.
September 10, 2014 - Belgacom Spirou Charleroi brings Schwartz aboard Belgacom
Spirou Charleroi added guard Loic Schwartz to its roster and given the
player a new three-year contract. Schwartz (1.95 meters, 21 years old)
was under contract to Spirou last season, but played on loan at fellow
Belgian side Verviers-Pepinster. Read more here.
September 10, 2014 - Marko Simonovski moved to MZT Skopje Aerodrom Macedonian
champions MZT Skopje Aerodrom have strengthened their roster for next
season with Macedonian international Marko Simonovski, who comes to
Aerodrom from Skopje rival Rabotnicki. The two sides agreed on a one
year cooperation. Read more here.
September 10, 2014 - Justin Holiday moves from Szolnoki Olaj to NBA American
forward Justin Holiday, who spent the last season in the ABA League,
playing for Szolnoki Olaj, is a new member of the NBA side Golden State
Warriors. He appeared in 17 ABA League games last season and averaged
10.5 points, 4.9 rebounds, 1.9 assists and 1.2 steals. Read more here.