December 13, 2017 - Andorra bests Cedevita to keep Top 16 hopes alive MoraBanc
Andorra held off Cedevita Zagreb 78-71 on Wednesday to recharge its top
16 hopes. Andorra improved to 3-5 with its second straight win, while
dropping Cedevita to 5-3. The Croatian champs would have advanced with
a victory. Read more here.
December 13, 2017 - Unbeaten Lokomotiv holds off Rytas, clinches first place Lokomotiv
Kuban Krasnodar secured first place in Group C by holding off visiting
Lietuvos Rytas Vilnius 77-68 on Wednesday night. The win bumped
Lokomotiv’s record to 8-0 and dropped Rytas to 4-4 and third place in
the group. Read more here.
December 13, 2017 - Sutton's double-double lifts Trento in Bursa In
a critical game for both teams in Group D, Dolomiti Energia Trento
recorded its first road win of its 7DAYS EuroCup season by topping
Tofas Bursa 79-91 on Wednesday. Both teams now have 4-4 records, as
does Zenit St. Petersburg. Read more here.
December 13, 2017 - Darussafaka clinches Group A top spot with win in Kazan Darussafaka
Istanbul erased a 13-point third-quarter deficit and went on to beat
UNICS Kazan 75-79 and wrap up first place in Group A. Darussafaka
bounced back from its only loss of the season by completing a sweep of
UNICS to improve to 7-1. Read more here.
December 12, 2017 - Limoges win in Berlin, is on verge of Top 16 Limoges
CSP took a big step towards reaching the 7DAYS EuroCup Top 16 in coming
from behind for a 78-84 win at ALBA Berlin. Danny Gibson nailed 4
three-pointers in scoring 16 points to go with 6 assists for Limoges,
which improved to 4-4 in Group C. Read more here.
December 12, 2017 - Hardy shoots Galatasaray over Buducnost Galatasaray
Odeabank Istanbul climbed back into the Top 16 picture with an 82-61
blowout victory over Buducnost VOLI Podgorica on Tuesday at Sinan Erdem
Dome. Dwight Hardy made 6 of 7 three-point shots and finished with 22
points for Galatasaray. Read more here.
December 12, 2017 - ASVEL wins at St. Petersburg to edge closer to Top 16 ASVEL
Villeurbanne erased a double-digit second-half deficit to beat Zenit
St. Petersburg 89-92 on Tuesday at Yubileyny Sports Palace and thus
close in on a ticket to the Top 16. ASVEL improved to 5-3 with its
second win over Zenit this season. Read more here.
December 12, 2017 - Partizan parts ways with Coach Nikolic Partizan
NIS Belgrade announced Tuesday that it has parted ways with Coach
Miroslav Nikolic. Aleksandar Matovic will coach the team in Wednesday’s
7DAYS EuroCup game against RETAbet Bilbao Basket. Read more here.
December 12, 2017 - ABA league Round 11 MVP: Roko-Leni Ukic, Cedevita We
have the MVP of the 11th round of the season and it is Cedevita point
guard Roko Leni-Ukic. Ukic dominated the court in Aleksandar Nikolic
Hall in the game against Partizan NIS. Roko-Leni Ukic achieved 23
points, 2 rebounds, 6 assists, 1 steal and a valuation of 28. Read more
December 11, 2017 - 7DAYS EuroCup Regular Season Round 8 The
2017-18 7DAYS EuroCup Regular Season reaches its decisive point. Six
teams have already qualified to the Top 16 and five other squads could
punch their ticket to the next round in Round 8. Read more here.
December 11, 2017 - Lietkabelis relieves Coach Stalbergs of duties Lietkabelis
Panevezys has relieved Coach Arturs Stalbergs of his duties. Former
head coach of the Ukrainian national team Vitaliy Cherniy takes over on
an interim basis with assistant coach Gintaras Kadziulis remaining on
the bench, too. Stalbergs was in his first season with Lietkabelis.
Read more here.
December 11, 2017 - Crvena zvezda clinch a valuable road win in Zagreb Crvena
zvezda mts have extended their winning streak in ABA League to 6 games
after beating Cibona in Zagreb. Despite final score suggest that we had
a two-side game, that was not actually the case. James Feldeine was the
top scorer in Crvena zvezda mts with 23 points. Read more here.
December 11, 2017 - Petar Aranitovic signs with Mega Bemax Mega
Bemax will ener the second part of the 2017-18 ABA League season with a
new player in their roster. His name is Petar Aranitovic! Aranitovic
was born on 20.09.1994, he is 194 cm tall and plays as a shooting
guard. He started his pro career in Partizan NIS back in 2013. Read
December 10, 2017 - Shved rescues Khimki, denies Nizhny upset bid Khimki
Moscow Region defeated Nizhny Novgorod at home in overtime, 90-87.
Trailing 77-74 with seconds remaining, Alexey Shved drained a huge
3-pointer to force overtime and help Khimki avoid dropping to 4-4 on
the season. Read more here.
December 10, 2017 - Loko limits Astana to 50 in road win Lokomotiv-Kuban
Russia defeated Astana Kazakhstan on the road, 83-50. Visiting
Krasnodar kept Astana below 30% field-goal shooting in an ugly 83-50
victory in the Kazakh capital. Joe Ragland sparked the winning team
with 16 points and seven assists. Read more here.
December 10, 2017 - CSKA deals UNICS first loss, remains undefeated CSKA
Moscow defeated UNICS Kazan on the road, 88-75. CSKA and UNICS put
perfect records on the line Sunday in Kazan, with the Army Men securing
a 13-point win on the road. The game was closer than indicated by the
final score. Read more here.
December 10, 2017 - Dragons defeat Kalev in Minsk Tsmoki-Minsk
defeated Kalev 87-84. Tsmoki-Minsk picked up its 4th win of the season
with a nervy 87-84 win at home against Kalev. Isaiah Briscoe scored 27
points for the visitors, but a costly turnover in the final minute and
Chris Czerapowicz triple swung the outcome in Minsk’s favor. Read more here.
December 10, 2017 - Mornar win in Skopje after major comeback After
a major comeback, Mornar are celebrating their fifth win of the season
and they did it on the road, playing against MZT Skopje Aerodrom. In
the final minute, they have finally finished the comeback and put the
hosts in a truly difficult position. Read more here.
December 10, 2017 - Dylan Ennis is a new player of Crvena zvezda mts Crvena
zvezda mts announced that they have signed a two-and-a-half year
contract with Dylan Ennis! The 25-year old Canadian guard will
therefore stay in the ABA League, as he spent the 1st half of the
season playing for Mega Bemax. Read more here.
December 10, 2017 - Brose Bamberg adds big man Musli from Unicaja Brose
Bamberg bolstered its frontcourt by bringing in center Dejan Musli, who
signed a contract with the German powerhouse until the end of the
season. Musli (2.13 meters, 26 years old) arrives from Unicaja Malaga.
Read more here.
December 10, 2017 - Valencia brings in young gun Garcia long-term Valencia
Basket brought fresh blood, and invested in its future with the
addition of guard Sergi Garcia who signed until the end of 2020-21
season, the club announced on Saturday. Garcia (1.93 meters, 20 years
old) arrives from a fellow Spanish side Tecnyconta Zaragoza. Read more here.
December 9, 2017 - Turkish Airlines EuroLeague Round 11 MVP: Alexey Shved, Khimki Moscow Region By
putting up a masterful second-half performance on Thursday night,
Khimki Moscow Region guard Alexey Shved set his Turkish Airlines
EuroLeague career highs in scoring and performance index rating, and in
the process earned his first-ever MVP of the Round honor. Read more here.
December 9, 2017 - The Blue team look unstoppable - 9th win in a row for Buducnost VOLI The
blue squad from Podgorica really look impressive in ABA League!
Buducnost VOLI have defeated FMP on the road and have therefore scored
their 9th win in a row in the regular season. Of course, it means that
this team will still be all alone at the top of the standings after
Round 11. Read more here.
December 9, 2017 - Cedevita returning from Belgrade with a pair of points Cedevita
have achieved their eighth triumph of the season, on the road in
Belgrade against Partizan NIS and continue to battle for the top of the
standings. On the other side, Partizan NIS continue to struggle in
their fight to reach the top four. Read more here.
December 9, 2017 - Mega Bemax seize a huge away win Mega
Bemax have lost 5 of the last 6 games in ABA League, they were on a
3-game losing streak before this weekend, however then they came to
Laktasi and scored a huge away win against Igokea. Bitadze has reached
another double-double by scoring 13 points and having 10 rebounds. Read
December 9, 2017 - Printezis leads Olympiacos past Madrid in OT thriller A
historic rivalry reached thrilling proportions again on Friday before
Olympiacos Piraeus outlasted undermanned Real Madrid 92-83 in the
return of Vassilis Spanoulis and the highest-scoring game yet by Luca
Doncic. Olympiacos remains atop the standings at 9-2. Read more here.
December 8, 2017 - Zvezda rolls to victory on record scoring night Crvena
Zvezda mts Belgrade held another shooting clinic on the way to its most
dominant performance of the season, topping visiting Anadolu Efes
Istanbul 100-81 on Friday. Zvezda broke its club record for points
scored at home in a non-overtime EuroLeague game. Read more here.
December 8, 2017 - Zeljko Lukajic is the new MZT Skopje Aerodrom head coach Former
Partizan NIS, Hemofarm, Lukoil Academic and Igokea head coach Zeljko
Lukajic has officially been announced as the new MZT Skopje Aerodrom
tactician, as all of the formalities between the coach and the
Macedonian ABA League side have been finished. Read more here.
December 8, 2017 - Timma shines as Baskonia beats Unicaja Baskonia
Vitoria Gasteiz bounced back from last week's home loss by downing
Unicaja Malaga 88-82 at home on Thursday. Baskonia improved to 5-6 in
the Turkish Airlines EuroLeague standings, while Unicaja dropped to
3-8. Janis Timma led the winners with 24 points. Read more here.
December 8, 2017 - CSKA rides third quarter blitz to victory in Bamberg CSKA
Moscow rode a big third quarter to surge to its fourth consecutive road
win with a 76-92 victory at Brose Bamberg. The game was close
throughout the first half, but CSKA dominated after the break with 28
points in the third quarter to establish a lead that the hosts could
never threaten. Read more here.
December 7, 2017 - Maccabi holds on against Valencia in Tel Aviv Maccabi
FOX Tel Aviv held off a late Valencia Basket scare to record a 94-91
victory on Thursday night at Menora Mivtachim Arena. Down 9 with 85
seconds remaining, Valencia rallied and had a shot to tie it in the
closing seconds, but Erick Green missed from downtown. Read more here.
December 7, 2017 - Pangos, Zalgiris halt Panathinaikos streak Zalgiris
Kaunas used a killer third quarter to deny visiting Panathinaikos
Athens the biggest winning streak of the season with an 80-74 home
victory on Thursday. Zalgiris raised its record to 6-5 to stop
Panathinaikos at five victories in a row and drop the visitors to 7-4.
Read more here.
December 7, 2017 - 7Days EuroCup Regular Season, Round 7 MVP: John Roberson, ASVEL Villeurbanne Six
teams had qualified for the Top 16, but one group remained as tight as
they come. ASVEL Villeurbanne held its own in that killer Group D with
a vital 84-94 road win at ratiopharm Ulm that earned John Roberson his
first MVP of the Round honor. Read more here.
December 7, 2017 - Cedevita rallies from 17 down to sink Darussafaka in OT Roko
Ukic had a career-night in Cedevita Zagreb’s improbable rally that
knocked Darussafaka Istanbul from the ranks of the undefeated teams in
the 7DAYS EuroCup. Behind playmakers Ukic and Will Cherry, Cedevita
came back from a 16-point fourth quarter deficit. Read more here.
December 7, 2017 - Fernandez leads Andorra past Fiat Morabanc
Andorra stayed in the race to reach the EuroCup Top 16 from Group A by
downing Fiat Turin 83-77 at home on Wednesday. Andorra improved to 2-5
in the standings while Fiat dropped to 3-4. Fiat beat Andorra by
exactly 6 points, 92-86, in regular season Round 2. Read more here.
December 7, 2017 - Turkish Airlines EuroLeague, Round 11 The
Round 11 opener will see Zalgiris Kaunas head coach Sarunas
Jasikevicius welcome several familiar faces when the Lithuanian champs
face Panathinaikos Superfoods Athens. Saras won the EuroLeague and
three Greek championships with the Greens. Read more here.
December 7, 2017 - ASVEL uses record shooting display to win in Ulm ASVEL
Villeurbanne put together a historic three-point shooting performance
in grabbing an 84-94 victory at ratiopharm Ulm to stay in the hunt for
the Top 16 from Group D. John Roberson nailed a team record 8
three-pointers in scoring 25 points for ASVEL. Read more here.
December 7, 2017 - UNICS overpowers Levallois to secure Top 16 spot UNICS
Kazan clinched a berth in the Top 16 by overpowering Levallois
Metropolitans 68-78 on Wednesday at Palais Des Sports Marcel Cerdan.
UNICS improved to 5-2 in Group A and hosts Darussafaka Istanbul next
week in a battle for first place. Read more here.
December 6, 2017 - Hobbs's free throw lifts Bayern past Lietkabelis FC
Bayern Munich remained undefeated in the 2017-18 7DAYS EuroCup by
edging Lietkabelis Panevezys 87-88 in Group C. Bayern, which had
already qualified to the Top 16, improved to 7-0 in the standings and
needs a win in any of its remaining games to clinch first place. Read
December 6, 2017 - Buducnost blasts Jerusalem and climbs to second place Buducnost
VOLI Podgorica started the fourth quarter on a 13-0 run to pull away
for a convincing 92-75 victory over Hapoel Bank Yahav Jerusalem on
Wednesday in the capital of Montenegro. Petar Popovic erupted for a
career-high 20 points. Read more here.
December 6, 2017 - Eriksson, Gran Canaria rock Tofas, 92-71 The
tightest group in the 7DAYS EuroCup Regular Season got even tighter
after Herbalife Gran Canaria floored visiting Tofas Bursa by 92-71 on
Wednesday. Both teams, Zenit St. Petersburg and ASVEL Villeurbanne now
have 4-3 records atop Group D. Read more here.
December 6, 2017 - Renfroe misses triple-double as Galatasaray downs Reggio Emilia Galatasaray
boosted its chances in the race for Top 16 by downing visiting Grissin
Bon Reggio Emilia 82-72. The win did not only improve Galatasaray’s
record to 2-5, but by overcoming a 3-point Round 2 defeat, Galatasaray
also won the potential tiebreaker over Reggio Emilia. Read more here.
December 6, 2017 - Limoges’s hot shooting too much for RETAbet Limoges
CSP kept its Top 16 hopes alive by shooting well from long range in an
86-74 home victory over RETAbet Bilbao Basket. Josh Carter nailed 3
three-pointers in leading Limoges with 16 points while William Howard
was on target four times from outside for 14 points. Read more here.
December 6, 2017 - Shields shines in Trento’s record win over Zenit Dolomiti
Energia Trento sent a strong message to the rest of Group D with a
103-81 rout of Zenit St. Petersburg on Tuesday at PalaTrento. Trento
set club records for points scored, margin of victory and free throws
attempted (31) in improving to 3-4 in the group. Read more here.
December 6, 2017 - Broekhoff, Antipov pace Lokomotiv to win in Berlin A
battle at the top of Group C ended up with everyone satisfied after
Lokomotiv Kuban Krasnodar put on a three-point shooting clinic to win
84-89 over host ALBA Berlin on Tuesday. Lokomotiv, already qualified
for the Top 16, matched a club record with 15 triples to stay perfect
at 7-0. Read more here.
December 5, 2017 - Rytas rolls past Partizan to get on cusp of Top 16 It
was all good news for Lietuvos Rytas Vilnius on Tuesday evening as
Travis Peterson and Jimmy Baron erupted for season highs in a 93-75
rout of Partizan NIS Belgrade at Siemens Arena that brought the team to
the cusp of Top 16 qualification. Read more here.
December 5, 2017 - ABA league Round 10 MVP: Josh Bostic, Zadar We
have the MVP of the 10th round of the season and it is Zadar forward
Josh Bostic. Bostic dominated the court in Pinki Sports Hall in the
game against Mega Bemax. At the match of the 10th round between Zadar
and Mega Bemax, Josh Bostic achieved 27 points and a valuation of 29.
Read more here.
December 4, 2017 - 7Days EuroCup, Round 7 After
a two-week break, the 7DAYS EuroCup regular season returns with a lot
at stake. Three teams - Darussafaka Istanbul in Group A, FC Bayern
Munich in Group B and Lokomotiv Kuban Krasnodar in Group C – have
already qualified to the Top 16. Read more here.
December 4, 2017 - Fifth win in a row for Crvena zvezda mts Crvena
zvezda mts have extended their winning streak in ABA League by beating
Igokea at home court. Like every time they face each other, the match
between Crvena zvezda mts and Igokea was quite exciting. Read more here.
December 4, 2017 - Cedevita agreed on cooperation with Damir Markota Cedevita
have agreed on cooperation with Damir Markota, a player, that should
help the team led by Jure Zdovc under the rims. Markota has terminated
his cooperation with Usak Sportif of Turkey and will be introduced by
his new club on Tuesday. Read more here.
December 4, 2017 - Yakin Dogu Universitesi go for Gruda Yakin
Dogu Universitesi have signalled their intent to land a first
EuroLeague Women title after adding to their already stacked roster
with French star Sandrine Gruda. The Istanbul club will now be
considered to have the best frontcourt options in the competition. Read
December 4, 2017 - CSKA survives shootout with Kalev CSKA
Russia defeated Kalev Estonia at home, 108-100. Trailing 80-76 to a 1-6
Kalev squad, CSKA went on a 27-9 run in the 4th quarter to survive an
upset bid in Moscow. Sergio Rodriguez led the home team with 19 points
and six assists, including 11 points during the decisive 4th-quarter
run. Read more here.
December 4, 2017 - Nando De Colo wins VTB league november MVP Nando
De Colo has been named the VTB United League November MVP. The MVP
award is presented by ALROSA, a world leader in the diamond industry
and one of Russia’s leading diamond makers. Like a diamond, the MVP has
to meet the highest standards in every aspect of the game. Read more here.
December 4, 2017 - Huge triumph for Zadar on the road in Sremska Mitrovica In
Sremska Mitrovica, Zadar squad have achieved an extremely important
triumph in their battle to avoid the danger zone at the bottom of the
standings. This is their fourth victory, which puts them a win above
their rivals of the night, Mega Bemax! Read more here.
December 4, 2017 - Turkish Airlines EuroLeague MVP for November: Nick Calathes, Panathinaikos Superfoods Athens A
living link to the glory days of Panathinaikos did everything in his
power last month to guarantee that the Greens will rise again. For
leading Panathinaikos on its current winning streak despite a crushing,
Nick Calathes is Euroleague Basketball's choice as the MVP for
November. Read more here.
December 4, 2017 - Efes to miss Balbay for 2 months Anadolu
Efes Istanbul will be without veteran backup point guard Dogus Balbay
through the middle of the season due to injury, the club announced on
Monday. Balbay (1.85 meters, 28 years old) hurt his lumbar vertebrae in
a domestic game over the weekend. Read more here.
December 3, 2017 - Miracle rally in Kazan UNICS
Kazan defeated Khimki Moscow Region at home, 80-79. Trailing by 11 with
only 2:02 to play, UNICS put together a furious comeback, capped by
Quino Colom’s steal and go-ahead layup with seconds to play. Read more here.
December 3, 2017 - PARMA scores first win in Perm PARMA
Russia defeated VEF Latvia at home, 87-69. Since joining the VTB United
League last season, PARMA had never recorded a win in the Molot Arena.
Both of the team’s previous wins came on the road and the home fans
were hungry for a victory with 1-5 VEF coming to town. Read more here.
December 3, 2017 - Third win in a row for Petrol Olimpija Petrol
Olimpija continue their climb towards the top four, as they have
grabbed their third triumph in a row, after previously beating MZT
Skopje Aerodrom and Partizan NIS. This time they have been better than
FMP in a thrilling finish of the game in legendary Tivoli Hall. Read
December 3, 2017 - Huge away win for Cibona Cibona
fans finally have a lot of reasons to be happy. After 4 consecutive
defeats in ABA League, their team have ended that losing streak by
beating Mornar on the road. In a very thrilling match, the visitors had
more concentration in the final moments and their victory was
well-deserved. Read more here.
December 2, 2017 - Buducnost VOLI edged out Partizan NIS in match of the round Buducnost
VOLI stay firmly seated at the first place in the standings after 10
rounds of the season in the ABA League, as they have achieved their
ninth win of the season so far, against Partizan NIS in the derby
atmosphere in nicely filled Moraca Sports Hall, Podgorica. Read more here.
December 2, 2017 - Cedevita beat MZT Skopje Aerodrom In
the opening match of Round 10, Cedevita defeated MZT Skopje Aerodrom in
Zagreb. It seems that a two-week break in ABA League went down well for
Cedevita, as the Orange crew made quite a powerful display in the match
against MZT Skopje Aerodrom. Read more here.
December 2, 2017 - ABA league Round 10 Buducnost
VOLI is still leader after nine played games in ABA league regular
season. Team from Podgorica, Montenegro have 8-1 record. Crvena zvezda
mts is at the second place with 7-2 record. Cedevita holds position 3
with 6-4 record. Read more here.
December 2, 2017 - Turkish Airlines EuroLeague Round 10 co-MVPs: Nando De Colo and James Gist Two
veteran Turkish Airlines EuroLeague stars helped their teams continue
winning streaks and in the process ended up sharing the MVP of the
Round honor. Nando De Colo added to his record by winning the 12th such
award of his career. Read more here.
December 2, 2017 - Rochestie, Bjelica lead Zvezda's huge upset in Madrid In
a thrilling showdown that went down to the wire, Crvena Zvezda mts
bounced back from recent losses by downing Real Madrid 83-87 on the
road in the Spanish capital on Friday. Zvezda improved to 3-7 in the
Turkish Airlines EuroLeague standings while Madrid dropped to 5-5. Read
December 2, 2017 - Gist, Calathes double-doubles give Greens fifth straight win Panathinaikos
Superfoods Athens extended its winning streak to five games by downing
Unicaja Malaga 82-71 on Friday at home in the Greek capital. The win
lifted Panathinaikos to 7-3 record and retained its share of third
place, while Unicaja lost a fourth straight game, dropping to 3-7. Read
December 1, 2017 - Zenit streaks to 6th straight win, downs Enisey Zenit
St. Petersburg defeated Enisey Krasnoyarsk at home on Friday, 85-73.
Zenit had eight different players score at least seven points and shot
60% inside the arc en route to a 12-point win at home. St. Petersburg
held a 16-point advantage in paint scoring. Read more here.
December 1, 2017 - De Colo inspires CSKA to hard-earned win over Barcelona CSKA
Moscow held off a stern challenge from FC Barcelona Lassa in a
hard-fought and entertaining battle in the Russian capital, triumphing
92-78 to retain a share for first place in the standings. CSKA and
Olympiacos Piraeus are both 8-2 at the top of the table. Read more here.
December 1, 2017 - Valencia: Sastre, several weeks out Valencia
Basket small forward Joan Sastre is expected to be sidelined for
several weeks due to a fractured bone in his right hand. Sastre got
injured in his team's Turkish Airlines EuroLeague game against
Olympiacos Piraeus. Read more here.
December 1, 2017 - Nunnally, Sloukas led champs to victory at Baskonia Fenerbahce
Dogus Istanbul registered its third consecutive win by downing Baskonia
Vitoria Gasteiz 69-83. Fenerbahce improved to 7-3 in the standings
while Baskonia dropped to 4-6. James Nunnally led six Fenerbahce
scorers in double figures with 16 points. Read more here.
December 1, 2017 - Papanikolaou paces Olympiacos to dominant win over Valencia Turkish
Airlines EuroLeague co-leader Olympiacos Piraeus made sure of
maintaining at least that status for another week by condemning
Valencia Basket to its sixth straight loss with a 64-72 triumph in
Spain. Read more here. Check news archive here.