February 24, 2017 - Meesseman takes Top Performer Honors as UMMC charge on Belgian
sensation Emma Meesseman went a point-a-minute on Wednesday evening to
claim Top Performer honors for the final week of the Regular Season. In
yet another comprehensive victory for UMMC, Meesseman had 20 points and
8 rebounds, for an efficiency of 31. Read more here.
February 24, 2017 - EuroCup Women Quarter-Finals pairings drawn EuroCup
Women Quarter-Finals pairings have been arrived upon. Following the
completion of EuroCup Women Round of 8 on February 16 which decided the
first four Quarter-Finalists, the remaining four were confirmed
following the completion of the EuroLeague Women Regular Season. Read
February 24, 2017 - ABA league Regular Season, Round 24 Three
more games until the end of Regular Season in ABA league.
Unfortunatelly, all four participants to Playoffs are already known.
Crvena zvezda mts, Cedevita, Buducnost VOLI and Partizan NIS. It is
just question who will start from positions 2, 3 and 4. Read more here.
February 24, 2017 - De Colo stars as CSKA Moscow rolls past Maccabi CSKA
Moscow chalked up its fifth straight victory in the Russian capital by
defeating short-handed Maccabi FOX Tel Aviv 93-81 on Thursday night at
Megasport Arena. Nando De Colo starred with a season-high 29 points as
CSKA improved to 17-6. Read more here.
February 24, 2017 - Fenerbahce rallies in fourth quarter to edge Olympiacos Fenerbahce
Istanbul turned it up all the way defensively, and used a 15-0 run to
come back from an 11-point fourth quarter deficit and edge the visiting
Olympiacos Piraeus at Fenerbahce Ulker Sport Arena on Thursday. The win
improved fourth-place Fenerbahce’s record to 15-8. Read more here.
February 24, 2017 - Crvena Zvezda gets back on track by routing Galatasaray Crvena
Zvezda mts got its season back on track with a dominant 77-58 home
victory over Galatasaray Odeabank Istanbul. After losing two straight
games before the bye week, the pressure was on Zvezda to solidify its
position in the top half of the standings. Read more here.
February 24, 2017 - Tomic, Koponen lead Barcelona to valuable win in Milan FC
Barcelona Lassa snapped its four-game losing streak by downing EA7
Emporio Armani Milan 78-83 at Mediolanum Forum on Thursday. Barcelona
climbed to 9-14, while Milan dropped to 7-16 and saw its three-game
home-court winning streak come to an end. Read more here.
February 24, 2017 - ANGT: Zvezda host the tournament in Belgrade A
new edition of EUROLEAGUE BASKETBALL ADIDAS NEXT GENERATION TOURNAMENT
Qualifying Tournament – Belgrade is set to tip off on Friday, February
24 in the Serbian capital. It is the fourth and final qualifier in this
year ANGT tournaments series. Read more here.
February 23, 2017 - EuroLeague Women Quarter-Final pairings confirmed The
EuroLeague Women Quarter-Final pairings have been set, following the
completion of the Regular Season on Wednesday evening. The
Quarter-Finals are set to be played on March 7, March 10 and, if
required, March 15. Read more here.
February 23, 2017 - Schio put faith in Procaccini Beretta
Famila Schio enter the last week of the EuroLeague Women Regular Season
with a new play-caller at the helm in the shape of Mauro Procaccini.
His immediate task will be to try and get the win the Italian club
needs against ZVVZ Prague to book their spot for the Quartet-Finals.
Read more here.
February 23, 2017 - Turkish Airlines Euroleague Regular Season Round 23: Into the final stretch The
action returns following the bye week as the Turkish Airlines
EuroLeague Regular Season heads into the final stretch, with Round 23
showcasing a Game of the Week between two strong title contenders,
while several more playoffs hopefuls face virtual do-or-die encounters.
Read more here.
February 23, 2017 - Partizan finished their 2016-17 European campaign Partizan
NIS got defeated by PAOK by 82:78 in the 2nd leg of the Basketball
Champions League Playoffs Qualifier and failed to advance to the next
stage. PAOK advanced to the next stage by winning this two-game clash
156:154 on aggregate. Read more here.
February 23, 2017 - Mega Leks will leave Bar with 2 points in their pockets Mega
Leks scored perhaps their most important away win in the 2016-17 season
after beating Mornar in Bar. Ognjen Jaramaz was brilliant this evening,
he had 21 points, 4 rebounds and 2 assists, while his overall index
rating was 26. Read more here.
February 23, 2017 - Cibona celebrate their quarterfinals spot in FIBA Europe Cup For
the second time in two Round of 16 games, Cibona have outplayed Polish
side Stelmet Zielona Gora and have earned themselves a quarterfinals
spot in the FIBA Europe Cup. Scottie Reynolds was their top scorer with
19 points, while Nebojsa Joksimović added 17. Read more here.
February 23, 2017 - Another huge win for Union Olimpija in Tivoli Union
Olimpija have beaten another powerhouse. After Partizan NIS, another
Playoffs side Buducnost VOLI were not good enough for the green and
white. With a double double performance (24 points, 11 rebounds) Nikola
Jankovic has earned him the best player of the game award. Read more here.
February 23, 2017 - Everything was over in just 5 minutes - Igokea beat Krka By
making 20:0 run in the 3rd quarter Igokea gained crucial lead over Krka
and eventually scored a comfortable win at home court. Djordje
Milosevic of Igokea completed a double-double achievement this evening.
He had 14 points and 11 rebounds, while his overall index rating was
25. Read more here.
February 22, 2017 - Sassari fall at Nymburk but win tie in thrilling fashion to advance Dinamo
Sassari somehow, some way, found a way to live and fight another day in
the Basketball Champions League. The Sardinian team lost the second leg
of its Play-Off Qualifier at CEZ Nymburk, 84-63. Read more here.
February 22, 2017 - EWE Baskets hold on against Avtodor Saratov EWE
Baskets held on for a 98-89 win over Avtodor Saratov, for a six point
victory on aggregate, to advance to the Round of 16. Brian Qvale was
dominant throughout, receiving early touches inside to set the tone, as
he finished with 34 points, 8 rebounds and 3 assists. Read more here.
February 22, 2017 - EuroLeague Women Preview: Wednesday 22 February It’s
the last week of the Regular Season and several teams are still
battling for the last remaining Quarter-Final places in both EuroLeague
Women and EuroCup Women. There is a full program of eight games. Read
February 22, 2017 - Bamberg loses Strelnieks to shoulder injury German
champion Brose Bamberg will be without sixth man Janis Strelnieks for
the next month after the guard suffered a torn ligament in his left
shoulder during Sunday's German Cup final. The Bamberg medical staff
determined that the injury will not require surgery. Read more here.
February 22, 2017 - FMP grab 10th win of the season FMP
have outplayed MZT Skopje at home in Belgrade and have grabbed their
10th win of the season (and 3rd in the last four rounds), which keeps
them in the race for the final fifth place in the standings. Dragan
Apic was the man of the match for FMP. He finished the game with 17
points. Read more here.
February 21, 2017 - Yakin Dogu Universitesi continue to rise The
meteoric rise of Yakin Dogu Universitesi continues after the ambitious
club moved into top spot of the Turkish League with a stunning win at
Galatasaray. It was Kayla McBride who once again showed her qualities
with 20 points and 10 boards in a 81-60 victory against a Galatasaray.
Read more here.
February 21, 2017 - Cedevita beat Cibona for second time this season In
the second derby of the Zagreb city this season, Cedevita were the ones
to outscore their rivals of Cibona and they remain in the race for the
second spot in the standings. Ryan Boatright contributed 24 points, 4
rebounds, just as many assists. Read more here.
February 20, 2017 - Anthony Davis Wins 2017 NBA ALL-STAR Game MVP Anthony
Davis scored 52 points en route to earning the Most Valuable Player
award at the 2017 NBA All-Star Game in New Orleans. This performance
broke the all-time scoring record in the All-Star Game. Wilt
Chamberlain held the previous mark with 42 points in 1962. Read more here.
February 20, 2017 - West beats East in 2017 All-Star Game Anthony
Davis remained the king of New Orleans on Sunday night, leading the
Western Conference to a 192–182 win over the East and breaking Wilt
Chamberlain’s All-Star Game record with a whopping 52 points. Read more
February 20, 2017 - Real Madrid win their 27th Copa del Rey The
cup kings continue to add to their title, winning the 27th in their
history, the fourth consecutive in an unprecedented feat, and the fifth
in six years. A massive achievement for Real Madrid who don’t know
their limits, after being against the ropes in the quarter and
semi-finals. Read more here.
February 20, 2017 - Crvena zvezda clinch their 9th Serbian Cup trophy Crvena
zvezda mts defeated Partizan NIS and won the 2016/17 Serbian Cup. The
game itself was very exciting, while the key moment happened in the
last second of the 3rd quarter when Marko Guduric made a buzzer-beating
3-pointer for 52:47. Read more here.
February 20, 2017 - Karpos Sokoli won their first ever Cup trophy Congratulations
to Karpos Sokoli who are the winners of Macedonian Cup for the year
2017. All the effort has finally paid off! Karpos Sokoli have won their
first ever trophy after beating Feni Industri in the finals of
Macedonian Cup. Read more here.
February 20, 2017 - Union Olimpija wins domestic cup after 3 years of break Union
Olimpija have become the new Slovenian national cup winners and they
did it for the first time after three years of break and for the 20th
time in entire history. In the final, the Ljubljana squad were simply
too strong for Krka. Read more here.
February 20, 2017 - Igokea earned themselves fifth cup trophy Igokea
have beaten Bosna Royal Jelly in the final of domestic cup competition
and have won their fifth domestic cup trophy in history. Danilo Sibalic
was their top scorer with 17 points, while James Robinson and Vuk
Radivojevic added 12 points each. Read more here.
February 19, 2017 - Serbian Cup Finals - Zvezda vs. Partizan Match
for the trophy in Serbian national cup will be quite special as it will
be a clash of two big rivals. Crvena zvezda mts vs. Partizan NIS.
Crvena zvezda mts did not let any doubt to appear on their way to the
Serbian Cup Finals. Read more here.
February 19, 2017 - Krka and Olimpija will battle for domestic cup trophy Krka
and Union Olimpija are the finalists of their domestic cup competition,
after they have eliminated Hopsi and Zlatorog, respectively, in the
semi-finals. Nikola Jankovic was the top scorer of the green and white
of Ljubljana with 27 points, while Devin Oliver added 15. Read more here.
February 19, 2017 - Cedevita won their fifth cup trophy Cedevita
are the Croatian national cup winners for the fifth time in history. In
the final, they have had absolutely no problems with their challengers
Jolly JBS of Sibenik. Ryan Boatright shined with 16 points and Marko
Tomas scored 15 for his team. Read more here.
February 19, 2017 - 10th Montenegrin cup trophy for Buducnost VOLI Buducnost
VOLI have conquered the competition in the Montenegrin National Cup for
the tenth time in history by edging out Mornar in the final. Suad
Sehovic and Nemanja Gordic led the way in scoring for the cup winners
with 15 points. Read more here.
February 19, 2017 - Igokea will face Bosna in BiH cup final Igokea
will face Bosna in the final of the domestic cup, as they have easily
edged out Zrinjski in the semi-finals. As it has been expected, Igokea
have reached the finals of the domestic cup. They have outplayed
Zrinjski of Mostar in the semi-final clash. Read more here.
February 18, 2017 - Cedevita made it to the finals of Croatian Cup In
the ABA League clash in the semifinals of the Croatian Cup, Cedevita
prevailed over Zadar. Cibona got eliminated after losing the match
against Jolly JBS. Cedevita will have a chance to win the Croatian Cup
for the 4th year in a row as they advanced to the competition finals
after beating Zadar. Read more here.
February 18, 2017 - Karpos Sokoli and MZT advanced to the semifinals of Macedonian Cup Karpos
Sokoli and MZT Skopje Aerodrom successfully started their domestic cup
campaigns. Karpos Sokoli downed Vardar by 92:84 and progressed to the
competition semifinals. Everything was over in just 10 minutes, as the
boys in yellow jerseys won the opening quarter by 30:13. Read more here.
February 18, 2017 - Mega and Partizan to face each other in Serbian Cup semifinals As
expected, all 4 ABA League teams will play in the semifinals of the
Serbian Cup. After FMP and Crvena zvezda mts clinched their semifinals
tickets on Thursday evening, Mega Leks and Partizan NIS did the same on
Friday. Read more here.
February 17, 2017 - UMMC confirmed as Group B winners after taking down Nadezhda UMMC
have wrapped up top spot in Group B after they outpaced Nadezhda 88-81
to complete the double over their fellow Russian side. In a game which
saw both teams engaged in an entertaining shoot-out, the home side just
had the edge down the stretch. Read more here.
February 17, 2017 - Paris once more reigns supreme as Top Performer Courtney
Paris has produced one of the biggest stats lines of the year to once
again take out Top Performer honors. With Hatay requiring triple
overtime to take an epic 98-95 road win in Sopron, center Paris
remained on court for 51 minutes, on the way to recording a 33-point.
Read more here.
February 17, 2017 - Trio of Quarter-Final tickets snapped up Three
tickets for the EuroCup Women Quarter-Finals were taken on Thursday
night as Yakin Dogu Universitesi, Galatasaray and Good Angels Kosice
all advanced to the next phase. Galatasaray made it three Turkish teams
in the last eight and joined Yakin Dogu, as well as Bellona Agu. Read
February 17, 2017 - Cibona and Zadar in cup semi-finals Cibona
and Zadar have advanced to domestic cup semi-finals with wins over GKK
Sibenik and Split, respectively, and will face Jolly JBS and Cedevita
in the semis. Zeljko Sakic was the top scorer of Cibona with 23 points.
Luka Žorić added 18.
February 17, 2017 - FMP and Zvezda too strong for their domestic cup rivals Crvena
zvezda mts and FMP are the first semi-finalists of the domestic cup
semi-finals, after they have had an easy job against Spartak Subotica
and Vršac, respectively, in the quarter-finals. Marko Ljubicic was the
top scorer of FMP with 18 points. Read more here.
February 17, 2017 - Krka the last to enter domestic cup semis Krka
became joined the domestic cup semi-finals as the last member, after
edging out Sixt Primorska for the second time in two games. The Novo
mesto side will face Hopsi in the semi-final clash. Erjon Kastrati led
the way in scoring for Krka with 15 points. Read more here.
February 16, 2017 - Brose Bamberg, Zisis agree on two-year extension German
champion Brose Bamberg will keep veteran point guard Nikos Zisis
running the show after the sides agreed to a two-year contract
extension, the club announced Wednesday. Zisis (1.97 meters, 33 years
old) has been with the club for the past season and a half. Read more here.
February 16, 2017 - Navarro undergoes emergency appendectomy FC
Barcelona Lassa has announced that icon Juan Carlos Navarro has been
hospitalized with acute appendicitis and will be operated on Wednesday.
The all-time Turkish Airlines EuroLeague scoring champion's need for an
emergency appendectomy, for which recovery times vary. Read more here.
February 16, 2017 - Spanoulis out two weeks for Olympiacos Olympiacos
Piraeus has confirmed that team captain Vassilis Spanoulis will miss
the next two weeks with an injury. The three-time Final Four MVP was
hurt in a domestic league game on Monday and underwent an MRI on
Tuesday that showed an adductor adductor strain in his right thigh.
Read more here.
February 16, 2017 - Cedevita advanced to the semifinals of Croatian Cup Cedevita
became the first team which qualified for the semifinals of the 2017
Croatian Cup after eliminating Kvarner 2010. Miro Bilan was the top
scorer in the winning team with 19 points, while young Džanan Musa
added 18 points. Read more here.
February 16, 2017 - Buducnost will play at the F4 of Montenegrin Cup The
Blue squad did not have problems in the quarterfinals match. Buducnost
VOLI defeated Primorje by 83:36 in the quarterfinals match of the
Montenegrin Cup, so the ABA League team will play at the Final Four of
this competition. Read more here.
February 15, 2017 - EuroLeague Women Preview: Wednesday 15 February It’s
the penultimate week of the Regular Season and there are tickets for
both the EuroLeague Women and EuroCup Women Quarter-Finals waiting to
be punched. There are seven games to savor on Wednesday, including
Mersin entertaining Wisla-Can Pack. Read more here.
February 15, 2017 - EuroCup Women Preview: Wednesday 15 February It’s
been a hectic week or so for Spar Citylift Girona and that suits the
in-form Ify Ibekwe who is ready to fire her team into the EuroCup Women
Quarter-Finals. The forward has been on fire of late and was the star
performer for her team in the 71-63 victory against Bellona Agu. Read
February 15, 2017 - Olimpija in the lead in Cup semi-finals Union
Olimpija, Rogaska and Konjice have taken the leads in domestic cup
semi-finals with victories in the first leg. Second leg, as well as the
first leg game of Krka against Sixt Primorska will follow a day later.
Devin Oliver led the way in scoring with 21 points. Read more here.
February 15, 2017 - Okorn suspended Union
Olimpija head coach Gasper Okorn will not be allowed to lead his team
from the bench in forthcoming game in the 23rd round of the ABA League.
The suspension is valid for the 23rd round game against Buducnost VOLI
in Ljubljana. Read more here.
February 15, 2017 - Strong Zvezda ended Sokoli's 8-game winning streak It
was an interesting battle of a team with only one defeat so far in the
season and the other one without a defeat in their last 8 home games.
In the end, Crvena zvezda mts were the more successful of the two,
beating Karpos Sokoli on the road in Skopje and scoring their 22nd win
of the season. Read more here.
February 15, 2017 - Former EuroLeague champion Gianluca Basile retires Gianluca
Basile, announced his retirement from active basketball on Monday.
Basile, 42, put an end to a 21-year career during which he won the 2010
EuroLeague with FC Barcelona and a EuroBasket gold and Olympic silver
medal with the Italian national team. Read more here.
February 14, 2017 - ABA league, Round 23 Round
23 in ABA league regular season will start today with only one game
today, as Karpos Sokoli will host leader Crvena zvezda mts. It will be
interesting to see if Karpos Sokoli will be bale to defend its home
court. After 22 games played, Crvena zvezda mts sealed position 1 for
Playoffs. Read more here.
February 14, 2017 - Dominguez drives Avenida to Copa glory Silvia
Dominguez produced a captain's performance to inspire Perfumerias
Avenida to a Copa De La Reina title with a famous 80-76 comeback win at
Spar Citylift Girona. Dominguez led her team with 27 points, 7 rebounds
and 5 assists. Read more here.
February 14, 2017 - Radoncic motivated by "brother" Doncic Dino
Radoncic really doesn't have to look far to find motivation. Working
alongside rising star Luka Doncic helped Radoncic get to where his is
today, which is MVP of the EUROLEAGUE BASKETBALL ADIDAS NEXT GENERATION
TOURNAMENT in Coin. Read more here.
February 13, 2017 - ABA league Round 22 MVP: Josh Scott, MZT Skopje Aerodrom We
have the MVP of the 22nd round of the season and it is MZT Skopje
Aerodrom's center Josh Scott, for the first time this season. Josh
Scott dominated the court of Jane Sandanski Arena against Krka. Read
February 13, 2017 - Third in a row for MZT MZT
Skopje are doing their best to escape the danger zone and they have
grabbed their third win in a row to do so. After Mega Leks and Union
Olimpija they have now knocked down Krka as well. Josh Scott led his
team towards the triumph with 24 points, 13 rebounds. Read more here.
February 13, 2017 - Crvena zvezda seal the 1st place in the Regular Season Crvena
zvezda mts defeated Cibona at home court, which means only one thing -
The red & white crew will enter the ABA League Playoffs as the 1st
placed team from the Regular Season. Ognjen Kuzmic collected another
double-double achievement in this season. Read more here.
February 13, 2017 - Battle for 2nd place heating up as Cedevita beat Partizan Battle
for the second place in the standings after the end of the regular
season is definitely heating up, as Cedevita have beaten Partizan NIS
and now three teams are tied at second place. The Zagreb side have also
secured themselves a place in the Playoffs with the win over black and
white. Read more here.
February 13, 2017 - Big win for Mega Leks, Igokea have fallen in Sremska Mitrovica Mega
Leks have reached their 8th win in the 2016-17 ABA League season after
defeating Igokea in Sremska Mitrovica. Nikola Rebic shined this evening
by completing a double-double achievement! He had 13 points and 10
assists, while his overall index rating was 21. Read more here.
February 12, 2017 - Buducnost VOLI down Karpos Sokoli and qualify for the ABA Playoffs It
seems that the players of Buducnost VOLI really wanted to take a little
revenge on Karpos Sokoli for that defeat in the 1st part of the season.
JR Reynolds had the highest index rating in Buducnost VOLI - 25 index
points. Read more here.
February 12, 2017 - FMP back on winning track FMP
have beaten Union Olimpija in an important battle of two sides, that
are fighting for a spot in the upper half of the standings and have
returned back on winning track after a defeat in Skopje. Dejan
Davidovac ended the clash with 28 points, 5 assists, 4 rebounds. Read
February 11, 2017 - Turkish Airlines Euroleague Regular Season Round 22 MVP: Georgios Printezis, Olympiacos Piraeus Two-time
EuroLeague champion Georgios Printezis of Olympiacos Piraeus rose to
the top yet again this week to lead the Reds to a tough victory and to
claim MVP honors for Round 22 of the Turkish Airlines EuroLeague
Regular Season. Printezis recorded his first double-double of the
season. Read more here.
February 11, 2017 - Darussafaka completes sweep of Fenerbahce Darussafaka
Dogus Istanbul stayed in the thick of the playoff hunt after a 72-65
victory over Turkish Airlines EuroLeague runner-up Fenerbahce in the
latest Istanbul derby at Volkswagen Arena. Ante Zizic and Brad
Wanamaker each posted double-doubles as Darussafaka improved to 11-11.
Read more here.
February 11, 2017 - Olympiacos keeps winning, downs Zalgiris Olympiacos
Piraeus continued its winning run at home and widened its margin as one
of the top three teams in the league after pulling away late and
beating Zalgiris Kaunas 73-64 at Peace and Friendship Stadium on Friday
night. Read more here.
February 11, 2017 - Galatasaray downs Barcelona for its first road win Galatasaray
Odeabank Istanbul recorded its first road win of the Turkish Airlines
EuroLeague season by downing FC Barcelona Lassa 62-69. Galatasaray
improved to 7-15, while Barcelona dropped to 8-14. Alex Tyus paced the
winners with 19 points and 9 rebounds. Read more here.
February 11, 2017 - Third quarter Tornado gave Zadar their 7th win Zadar
have scored a priceless home-court win over Mornar in the 22nd round of
the season and have reached their seventh triumph of the season, which
means that they are keeping fair chances of avoiding relegation from
the regional competition. Read more here.
February 10, 2017 - Petronyte towers to Top Performer Honors Gintare
Petronyte earned extra reward for leading Mersin to victory on Thursday
night, also taking out Gameday 14 Top Performer honors. Thursday night
marked Petronyte's fourth and biggest double-double of the year,
registering 21 points and 13 rebounds for an efficiency of 36. Read
February 10, 2017 - Hatay head closer to dream top four ticket Hatay
BSB have edged nearer to realizing their dream of a ticket to the
Quarter-Finals after digging out a precious home success against CCC
Polkowice. The EuroLeague Women rookies outlasted their opponents
58-54, as they overcome a worrying second quarter drought. Read more here.
February 10, 2017 - ABA league Regular Season, Round 22 Five
more games in regular part of the season in ABA league. Crvena zvezda
mts already booked its ticket for Playoffs. Partizan NIS, Cedevita and
Buducnost VOLI are just one or two steps close to the Playoffs. Read
February 10, 2017 - CSKA's offense is too much for Zvezda's D The
Turkish Airlines EuroLeague's best offense dominated the best defense
as CSKA Moscow rolled over Crvena Zvezda mts Belgrade 102-80 in the
Game of the Week for Round 22 on Thursday. CSKA raised its record to
16-6 and holds onto second place while Zvezda fell to 12-10. Read more here.
February 10, 2017 - Anadolu Efes erases 19-point deficit to edge Milan Anadolu
Efes Istanbul trailed for 39 minutes, but finished the game on a 10-1
tear to defeat EA7 Emporio Armani Milan 90-86 on Thursday at Abdi
Ipekci Arena. Efes improved to 11-11 to remain in eighth place, while
Milan fell to 7-15. Read more here.
February 10, 2017 - Madrid extends its win streak to eight games Real
Madrid registered its eighth consecutive Turkish Airlines EuroLeague
win, going on the road to defeat Unics Kazan 77-81 on Thursday. Madrid
improved to league-best 17-5 record, while Unics dropped to 7-15 on the
season. Read more here.
February 10, 2017 - Panathinaikos defends home floor against Bamberg Panathinaikos
Superfoods Athens registered its seventh consecutive home win, downing
Brose Baskets Bamberg 81-72 on Thursday night in the Greek capital.
Panathinaikos improved to 13-9 on the season and now has sole
possession of fifth place in the standings. Read more here.
February 10, 2017 - Goudelock shines as Maccabi edges Baskonia In
a thriller that came down to the final seconds, Maccabi FOX Tel Aviv
recorded its second consecutive home win by edging Baskonia Vitoria
Gasteiz 85-84. Maccabi improved to 9-14 in the Turkish Airlines
EuroLeague regular season standings, while Baskonia dropped to 12-11.
Read more here.
February 9, 2017 - 7DAYS EuroCup, Top 16 Round 6 MVP: Royce O'Neale, Herbalife Gran Canaria Las Palmas Gran
Canaria, only advanced in this very last round led by the individual
performance of Royce O'Neale, who was the weekly MVP thanks to his
performance index rating of 34, the highest this week. O'Neale led the
way for Granca with 19 points in almost perfect shooting. Read more here.
February 9, 2017 - Turkish Airlines Euroleague Game Center: Regular Season Round 22 Vital
victories will be up for grabs in Round 22 of the Turkish Airlines
EuroLeague Regular Season, with teams around the continent desperate to
head into the bye week on a winning note from a set of fixtures that
includes a local derby and a growing rivalry in the Game of the Week.
Read more here.
February 9, 2017 - 7DAYS EuroCup resumes February 28 with first three-game playoffs! The
2016-17 7DAYS EuroCup season returns on the last day of February with
the first-ever three-game playoff series in competition history. The
quarterfinals will feature matchups between top two teams from each of
four Top 16 groups. Read more here.
February 9, 2017 - Marko Popovic becomes EuroCup scoring king Two-time
EuroCup champion Marko Popovic added another title to his storied
career on Wednesday by becoming the all-time EuroCup scoring king.
Popovic passed Mire Chatman with his 1,188th point on a free throw in
Montakit Fuenlabrada’s 100-76 loss at Herbalife Gran Canaria. Read more
February 9, 2017 - Bayern uses perfect overtime to beat Khimki and finish atop Group F In
a direct battle for the top spot in Group F, FC Bayern Munich clinched
first place and the home-court advantage in the quarterfinals with an
unusual 74-96 overtime road win at Khimki Moscow Region. The win kept
Bayern undefeated in Top 16 action. Read more here.
February 9, 2017 - Eliyahu stars as Jerusalem beats Nizhny to win Group G Hapoel
Bank Yahav Jerusalem clinched first place in Group G and home-court
advantage in the quarterfinals thanks a 73-81 victory over Nizhny
Novgorod at CEC Nagorny on Wednesday. Jerusalem improved to a 5-1 Top
16 record to win the group. Read more here.
February 9, 2017 - Valencia beats ALBA, marches on to playoffs Valencia
Basket completed a perfect 7DAYS EuroCup Top 16 by downing ALBA Berlin
73-99 in Group G in the German capital on Wednesday. Valencia finished
Group G with a 6-0 record and by having the best record overall in the
Top 16 earned home-court advantage throughout the playoffs. Read more here.
February 9, 2017 - Despite loss at Rytas, Zenit advances to EuroCup playoffs Zenit
St. Petersburg reached the 7DAYS EuroCup quarterfinals despite an 86-84
loss against Lietuvos Rytas Vilnius in Group G in the Lithuanian
capital. Both teams finished Group G with 3-3 records, but Zenit had
the tie-breaker due to an 88-79 win in Round 2 in St. Petersburg. Read
February 9, 2017 - Partizan NIS a step closer to Round of 16 Partizan
NIS have concluded a successful 3/3 night of the ABA League teams in
the European competitions, by beating PAOK on the road in Thessaloniki
in the Basketball Champions League Playoff Qualifiers 1st leg. This
puts the Belgrade side one step closer to round of 16! Read more here.
February 9, 2017 - Giant first step by Cibona towards Quarter-finals Cibona
have made a huge step towards reaching the FIBA Europe Cup
Quarter-finals, as they have upset Stelmet Zielona Goran on the road in
Poland and they have 12 points of advantage before the second leg,
which will be played at their home court in Zagreb. Read more here.
February 8, 2017 - UMMC stroll past ESBVA-LM to consolidate top spot Reigning
EuroLeague Women champions UMMC Ekaterinburg have all but wrapped up
pole position in Group B after they strolled to a 91-69 success against
ESBVA-LM. Sealing their eleventh consecutive victory, the title holders
improved their Regular Season record to 11-1. Read more here.
February 8, 2017 - ANGT Coin preview: New qualifying event starts this week The
EUROLEAGUE BASKETBALL ADIDAS NEXT GENERATION TOURNAMENT will unveil a
new qualifying event this weekend with the introduction of the ANGT
Coin hosted by U18 Unicaja Malaga from February 10-12. Read more here.
February 8, 2017 - Unics Kazan signs scorer Andjusic Unics
Kazan added another potent scorer to the mix with the signing of Danilo
Andjusic from Parma Perm. The contract, which will go into effect after
the player passes his physical examination, is for the remainder of
this season with an option for the 2017-18 campaign. Read more here.
February 8, 2017 - 7Days Eurocup Top 16, Round 6 It
all comes down to the final game for four teams fighting for the last
two remaining tickets to the quarterfinals. Likewise, four teams remain
in contention for first place in two different groups. Get ready for a
big night! Read more here.
February 7, 2017 - ABA league Round 21 MVP: Dragan Labovic, Karpos Sokoli We
have the MVP of the 21st round of the season and it is Karpos Sokoli's
power forward Dragan Labovic, for the first time this season. Labovic
dominated the court of Boris Trajkovski Arena against his former team
FMP. Read more here.
February 7, 2017 - Giant leap by Buducnost VOLI towards Playoffs Buducnost
VOLI are the team that came out on top from the battle of two
competitors for one of the Playoffs spots. The win puts them four wins
ahead of fifth placed Cibona with five rounds remaining. Aleksa Ilic
ended the game in Zagreb with 14 points, 3 rebounds. Read more here.
February 6, 2017 - MZT escape the last spot by beating Olimpija on the road MZT
Skopje Aerodrom stormed through Ljubljana taking so important win along
the way. Second home defeat in a row for Union Olimpija. Josh Scott had
the highest index rating. He had 15 points, 8 rebounds and 4 assists,
which brought him 22 index points. Read more here.
February 6, 2017 - Partizan NIS the first to upset Zvezda this season In
a tremendous environment in Aleksandar Nikolic Hall, the 6,500 Partizan
NIS fans saw their team to become the first to beat Crvena zvezda mts
this season in the ABA League. William Hatcher led winners with 20
points, 5 assists, 2 rebounds. Read more here.
February 6, 2017 - Igokea down Zadar in a thrilling game in Laktasi Blaz
Mahkovic made 1 free-throw in the last second of the match and decided
the winner. This was certainly the best game of Djordje Milosevic in
this season. He made 15 points, with a perfect 2pts shooting percentage
(7/7), while he also had 8 rebounds. Read more here.
February 5, 2017 - Mega Leks victorious in Novo mesto This
is exactly what Mega Leks needed. They beat the direct rival in the
race for ABA League survival and escaped the bottom of the table.
Nikola Rebic had some excellent numbers in this match! He had 9 points,
7 rebounds and 6 assists, while his overall index rating was 18. Read
February 5, 2017 - Cedevita flirting with second place after a win in Bar Cedevita
have demonstrated their strength in Bar, where they needed only 13
minutes to decide the winner. They are now sharing the second place in
the standings with Partizan NIS, which also have 15 wins so far, but
also a game left tomorrow. Read more here.
February 5, 2017 - Karpos Sokoli are simply unbeatable in Skopje Overtime
thriller in Skopje! Karpos Sokoli down FMP for their 8th consecutive
home win in ABA League! Dragan Labovic is a serious pretender for the
MVP of the round award. He had 21 points, 8 rebounds, 2 assists and 6
steals, while his overall index rating was 30. Read more here.
February 4, 2017 - Turkish Airlines Euroleague Regular Season Round 21 MVP: Derrick Brown, Anadolu Efes Istanbul Anadolu
Efes came into a tough arena against the hottest team in the
competition needing a victory to reach the playoff zone. And Derrick
Brown stepped up once again with a monster game. Brown spearheaded the
Efes attack in its 72-86 victory over Crvena Zvezda mts Belgrade. Read
February 4, 2017 - ABA league Regular Season, Round 21 It
is time for new excitements in ABA league Regular Season as Round 21 is
right here. Crvena zvezda mts is still at the top of standings,
undefeated, and it will be interesting till the end of Regular Season
if anyone will be able to defeat them. Read more here.
February 4, 2017 - Panathinaikos nails 16 threes to beat Galatasaray Panathinaikos
matched the most three-pointers hit by any team in the EuroLeague this
season with 16 in defeating Galatasaray Odeabank Istanbul 79-84. Mike
James was one of five Greens with multiple three-pointers and scored 18
points off the bench to lead the winners. Read more here.
February 4, 2017 - Doncic shines again as Madrid charges into first place Real
Madrid secured its seventh consecutive victory to claim sole ownership
of first place in the standings with a 71-79 triumph at Baskonia
Vitoria Gasteiz. Once again, 17 year-old Luka Doncic stole the show
with a stellar performance, combining 16 points with 9 rebounds and 6
assists. Read more here.
February 4, 2017 - Efes wins in Belgrade, stops Zvezda's streak Anadolu
Efes Istanbul grabbed a valuable road win in the Serbian capital by
downing Crvena Zvezda mts Belgrade 72-86 on Friday. Efes improved to
10-11 and into eighth place, while Zvezda dropped to 12-9 and saw its
historic seven-game winning streak come to an end. Read more here.
February 3, 2017 - Barcelona brings in Munford at point In
a season that is being marked by the injury problems of the team, FC
Barcelona Lassa announced on Friday afternoon the addition of point
guard Xavier Munford until the end of the current season. Munford
arrives from the Greensboro Swarm of the NBA Development League. Read
February 3, 2017 - Udoh returns to lead Fenerbahce over CSKA Fenerbahce
Istanbul continued its great form by beating CSKA Moscow 77-71 on
Thursday at Fenerbahce Ulker Arena in a rematch of last season’s
Turkish Airlines EuroLeague Championship Game. Ekpe Udoh returned from
injury to post 15 points, 11 rebounds and 2 blocks. Read more here.
February 3, 2017 - Ulanovas, Lekavicius lift Zalgiris to third straight win Zalgiris
Kaunas registered its third consecutive win by pulling out an 89-85
decision over visiting FC Barcelona Lassa on Thursday at Zalgirio
Arena. Zalgirs improved to 9-12 on the season, while dropping Barcelona
to 8-13. Read more here.
February 3, 2017 - Strelnieks's perfect shooting night carries Bamberg over Maccabi Brose
Bamberg snapped its four-game losing streak by downing Maccabi FOX Tel
Aviv 90-75 at home on Thursday. Bamberg improved to 8-13 in the
standings, while Maccabi dropped to 7-14. Janis Strelnieks paced the
winners with 25 points on perfect shooting. Read more here.
February 3, 2017 - EA7 Milan rallies from 25 down to stun Darussafaka EA7
Emporio Armani Milan conjured an astonishing comeback to come back from
a 25-point deficit and stun Darussafaka Dogus Istanbul with a wild
89-87 victory at Mediolanum Forum. Pascolo and Simon led the home
team’s scorers with 15 points apiece. Read more here.
February 3, 2017 - Olympiacos dominates Unics in Kazan Olympiacos
Piraeus overcame injuries to grab its 10th win in its last 12 Turkish
Airlines EuroLeague games by downing Unics Kazan 75-90 on the road on
Thursday. Olympiacos improved to 15-6 in the standings, while Unics
dropped to 7-14. Erick Green led the winners with 25 points. Read more here.
February 2, 2017 - History for Mersin as Kursk survive test to stay perfect Mersin
staged a remarkable comeback to claim their first-ever EuroLeague Women
victory with a 65-61 triumph over Famila Schio. It was a torrid start
for the Turkish side as they found themselves in a 0-17 hole after the
opening six minutes. Read more here.
February 2, 2017 - In Villeneuve d'Ascq, everyone is talking about Paris With
an efficiency of 37, Courtney Paris was the talk of Villeneuve d'Ascq,
earning herself Gameday 11 Top Performer honors. The Hatay BB center
was clinical in Hatay BB's 72-71 victory over ESBVA-LM, registering a
25-point. It marked her seventh double-double of the season. Read more here.
February 2, 2017 - 7DAYS EuroCup, Top 16 Round 5 MVP: Tarence Kinsey, Hapoel Bank Yahav Jerusalem After
Round 5 in the Top 16, six of the eight teams that will fill the
playoffs are already known. One of the teams that qualified this week
was Hapoel Bank Yahav Jerusalem, whose Tarence Kinsey earned weekly MVP
honors thanks to a performance index rating of 33, the highest this
week. Read more here.
February 2, 2017 - Turkish Airlines Euroleague Game Center, Round 21: Rematches rich with intrigue The
race for the playoffs intensifies as Round 21 delivers a series of
unmissable match-ups, including a repeat of last season's Turkish
Airlines EuroLeague Championship Game, an all-Spanish shoot-out and a
red-hot challenger aiming for its eighth straight win. Read more here.
February 2, 2017 - Maccabi FOX Tel Aviv releases Weems Maccabi
FOX has released one of its top players, Sonny Weems. Weems, who joined
Maccabi on a two-season deal over the summer, led Maccabi in assists
(3.4 apg.) and was second in scoring (11.6 ppg.) over 19 Turkish
Airlines EuroLeague games this season. Read more here.
February 2, 2017 - Bayern needs overtime to edge Ulm and remain unbeaten In
an all-German showdown in Group F that went into overtime, FC Bayern
Munich pulled off a thrilling 101-98 overtime win over ratiopharm Ulm.
Bayern, which had previously clinched a spot in the quarterfinals,
improved to 5-0 and sits atop the group standings. Read more here.
February 2, 2017 - Unicaja beats ALBA to advance to quarterfinals Unicaja
Malaga stormed into the 7DAYS EuroCup quarterfinals by downing ALBA
Berlin 83-77 in Group H of the Top 16 at home on Wednesday. Unicaja
improved to 3-2 in Group H and clinched second place to keep fighting
for EuroCup glory. Read more here.
February 2, 2017 - Khimki beats Lietkabelis, advances to quarterfinals Khimki
Moscow Region punched its ticket to the 7DAYS EuroCup quarterfinals by
downing Lietkabelis Panevezys 77-89 on the road on Wednesday. Khimki
improved to 4-1 and will battle for first place against FC Bayern
Munich at home next week. Read more here.
February 2, 2017 - ABA league MVP of January: Filip Covic, FMP FMP
played 5 games in January, they won 4 of them, while their team captain
collected no less than 129 index points. That is 25,8 index points per
game! The numbers are quite clear - Filip Covic is the MVP of the month
in ABA League. Read more here.
February 1, 2017 - Gran Canaria edges Lokomotiv for third straight win Herbalife
Gran Canaria Las Palmas outlasted Lokomotiv Kuban Krasnodar 66-68 on a
pair of Bo McCAlebb free throws with 7.7 seconds left. The win was Gran
Canaria’s third in a row to improve to 3-2 and into second place in
Group E of the Top 16. Read more here.
February 1, 2017 - Valencia remains perfect in Group H by beating Cedevita Valencia
Basket bested Cedevita Zagreb 71-58 to remain undefeated in Group H.
Valencia, which had already clinched first place, improved to 5-0,
while Cedevita fell to 1-4 and will be eliminated from quarterfinals
contention if Unicaja Malaga beats ALBA Berlin on Wednesday. Read more here.
February 1, 2017 - Montakit Fuenlabrada KO’s Murcia Montakit
Fuenlabrada kept its quarterfinals chances alive with an 85-69 victory
over UCAM Murcia on Tuesday. Fuenlabrada improved to 2-3 and will
advance if it defeats Herbalife Gran Canaria Las Palmas on the road
next week in Round 6. Read more here.
February 1, 2017 - Aramis Naglic is the new head coach of Zadar Aramis
Naglic will lead Zadar in the remaining 6 rounds of ABA League, while
two sides may extend the contract at the end of the season. Naglic had
a great player's career during which he has won many trophies including
national titles with three Croatian clubs - Zadar, Split and Cibona.
Read more here.
February 1, 2017 - Mulaomerovic suspended Due
to improper behavior towards the referees during the match of the 20th
round against FMP and due to filed report by the referees on the head
coach, the ABA League Sports Director has reached a decision to
sanction KK Cibona head coach Damir Mulaomerović with a one-game ban.
Read more here.