January 16, 2019 - Balanced Unicaja grabs home win over Limoges Unicaja
Malaga secured an important home victory by fending off Limoges CSP
79-72 on Tuesday. Adam Waczynski paced four Unicaja scorers in double
figures with 16 points. Giorgi Shermadini had 13 points and both Brian
Roberts and Mathias Lessort added 10. Read more here.
January 16, 2019 - Monaco captures Group E's first road win AS
Monaco captured the first road win in Group E of the Top 16 by holding
off Partizan NIS Belgrade 68-72 on Tuesday evening. Monaco led by as
many as 21 before a late Partizan rally, but held on thanks to some
clutch shots from Derek Needham to improve to 2-1. Read more here.
January 16, 2019 - MoraBanc grabs big road win at Zenit MoraBanc
Andorra picked up a critical road victory in its quest to reach the
7DAYS EuroCup elimination rounds by knocking off Zenit St. Petersburg
71-80 to remain undefeated in the Top 16. Dylan Ennis scored 19 points
on 4 three-pointers while John Shurna nailed 5 threes for 17 points.
Read more here.
January 16, 2019 - ABA league Round 15 MVP: Elgin Cook, Cedevita We
have the MVP of the 15th round of the season and it is Cedevita forward
Elgin Cook. Cook dominated the court in the game of his team against
Cibona. At this game Elgin Cook achieved 23 points, 11 rebounds, 3
assists, 2 steals and a valuation of 32 in 40 minutes spent on court.
Read more here.
January 15, 2019 - 7Days EuroCup Top 16, Round 3 Each
game in Round 3 is the first of two head-to-head duels between the same
teams in consecutive weeks. Three teams – LDLC ASVEL Villeurbanne,
Valencia Basket and MoraBanc Andorra – will try to keep their perfect
Top 16 records intact. Read more here.
January 15, 2019 - Buducnost VOLI better than FMP in Belgrade In
the last game of the ABA League Round 15, Budućnost VOLI have grabbed
an important win on the road in Belgrade – they have beaten FMP. That
means that the Podgorica squad will remain firmly seated in the
Playoffs zone after 15 rounds with 10 wins on their record in the third
place. Read more here.
January 15, 2019 - CSKA solves Khimki, tightens grip on 1st CSKA
Moscow defeated Khimki Moscow Region at home, 75-65. Last season’s
playoff finalists entered Monday’s game with the top two records in the
League: CSKA in 1st (12-0) and Khimki in 2nd (10-1). Cory Higgins led
winners with 17 points. Read more here.
January 14, 2019 - Panathinaikos, Payne reunite Eleven
months after he first signed with the club, Panathinaikos OPAP Athens
and Adreian Payne are together again after the Greens signed the center
to a deal for the remainder of the season. Payne played in 12 Turkish
Airlines EuroLeague in a reserve role for Panathinaikos last season.
Read more here.
January 14, 2019 - Six Mornar players reach double digits in win over Zadar Mornar
defeated Zadar at home court with 6 players reaching double digits. The
boys from Bar have therefore quickly recovered from that shocking
defeat they suffered last weekend and, more importantly, they have made
a major step away from the danger zone. Read more here.
January 14, 2019 - Olimpija escape the bottom by beating Mega Petrol
Olimpija breathe easier after the 15th round of the ABA League season,
as they have grabbed an important win in the battle of young prospects
against Mega Bemax, which moves them away from the very bottom of the
standings. Read more here.
January 14, 2019 - VEF snaps four-game skid, downs Zielona Gora VEF
Latvia defeated Zielona Gora Poland at home, 83-57. VEF picked up a
much-needed win at home, pulling away from Zielona Gora in the second
half for its third victory of the season. Andrejs Grazulis led the
Latvians with 18 points, shooting 7-10 from the field. Read more here.
January 14, 2019 - Zenit sinks Nizhny from beyond the arc Zenit
St. Petersburg defeated Nizhny Novgorod at home, 103-78. Zenit put on
another impressive display of team basketball, dismantling Nizhny
Novgorod at SIBUR Arena, 103-78. The home team shot 56% from the field,
including 15-25 from beyond the arc. Read more here.
January 14, 2019 - Avtodor cruises vs. PARMA, returns to .500 Avtodor
Saratov defeated PARMA Perm at home, 93-76. Avtodor picked up its
fourth win in five games, dominating PARMA in a 93-76 win at home.
Saratov was led by 23 points from David Kravish, while Trae Golden
recorded a double-double (12 points and 10 assists). Read more here.
January 14, 2019 - Kalev races past Tsmoki-Minsk Kalev
Estonia defeated Tsmoki-Minsk Belarus on the road, 95-82. Kalev picked
up its first win of 2019 in the Belarusian capital, 95-82, by racing to
a 19-point lead at halftime. Moultrie led the way for Estonians,
recording his second double-double of the season with 22 points and 12
rebounds. Read more here.
January 13, 2019 - Cedevita beat Cibona in the derby of Zagreb Cedevita
have showed to Cibona who is currently the boss in the city. The Orange
troops simply crushed their city rivals this Saturday evening and
extended their winning streak to 9 games in the 2018/19 ABA League
regular season. Read more here.
January 13, 2019 - Partizan NIS strengthened their position in Playoffs zone against Krka Partizan
NIS have put on a convincing performance to show off Krka in their 15th
round encounter. This is the ninth win for the black and white this
season in the ABA League and that means that they stay comfortably
seated in the Playoffs Zone after 15 rounds of the season. Read more here.
January 13, 2019 - Zvezda win the thriller against Igokea Crvena
zvezda mts have won the thrilling game against Igokea on the road and
have therefore kept the perfect score in the 2018-19 ABA League regular
season! Red & whites had a lot of luck at the end, as Igokea had
two open 3-point shots to win the match in the last seconds. Read more here.
January 13, 2019 - UNICS clips Astana for 10th win UNICS
Russia defeated Astana Kazakhstan on the road, 83-79. After letting a
seven-point halftime lead slip away, UNICS stormed back in the 4th
quarter to defeat Astana on the road, 83-79. This was a marquee
match-up between top five teams and game lived up to its billing. Read
January 13, 2019 - Turkish Airlines EuroLeague Round 18 MVP: Marcelinho Huertas, Baskonia With
his team shorthanded due to injuries and sickness, veteran point guard
Marcelinho Huertas stepped up in a major way to lead KIROLBET Baskonia
Vitoria-Gasteiz to an 83-66 blowout of Herbalife Gran Canaria and
earned the MVP of the Round 18 honor for his effort. Read more here.
January 12, 2019 - Heurtel paces Barcelona to fifth straight win In
a key battle in the race to reach the playoffs, FC Barcelona Lassa
registered its fifth consecutive win by downing Panathinaikos OPAP
Athens 79-68 at Palau Blaugrana on Friday. Barcelona improved to 11-7
and is not tied on victories for fifth place in the standings with
Olympiacos. Read more here.
January 12, 2019 - Bayern stops Milan, seizes seventh place FC
Bayern Munich picked up a big victory in the fight for the playoffs in
beating AX Armani Exchange Olimpia Milan 93-87 to snap a two-game
losing streak. Nihad Dedovic and Maodo Lo each scored 18 points, while
Petteri Koponen and Stefan Jovic followed with 14 points apiece. Read
January 12, 2019 - Baskonia rallies to down Gran Canaria KIROLBET
Baskonia Vitoria-Gasteiz got back to winning ways by overcoming a slow
start to defeat Herbalife Gran Canaria 83-66. Baskonia improved to an
8-10 record after a game in which it rallied from an early double-digit
deficit to run away to a big win in the fourth quarter. Read more here.
January 12, 2019 - Cole's game-winner lifts Buducnost in thriller In
a thriller that went down to the wire, Buducnost VOLI Podgorica broke
its six-game losing streak by topping Darussafaka Tekfen Istanbul 75-74
on Friday. Norris Cole exited a timeout and buried a jumper on the run
for the game-winning points with 4 seconds left. Read more here.
January 12, 2019 - Maccabi stuns CSKA in Moscow for first time since 2004 Maccabi
FOX Tel Aviv grabbed its first victory at CSKA Moscow since 2004 with a
76-93 upset on the road on Friday, marking the hosts' worst home loss
in more than six years. It was also Maccabi's first victory against
CSKA in 10 tries since the 2014 Final Four semifinals. Read more here.
January 11, 2019 - Madrid's offense overpowers Olympiacos Real
Madrid outlasted Olympiacos Piraeus to record a comprehensive 94-78
victory in an entertaining showdown between two EuroLeague powerhouses
in the Spanish capital. Both offenses were on fire in the opening
stages, but Madrid gradually pulled away and led for the last 28
minutes. Read more here.
January 11, 2019 - Fenerbahce overwhelms Zalgiris Fenerbahce
Beko Istanbul extended its home-court winning streak to 11 games dating
back to last season with a 78-61 rout of Zalgiris Kaunas on Thursday at
Ulker Sports and Event Hall. The Turkish champs improved to 16-2 to
remain atop the standings. Read more here.
January 11, 2019 - Micic leads Efes past Khimki Anadolu
Efes Istanbul maintained its grip of fourth place in the standings with
a commanding 81-72 home victory over Khimki Moscow Region. The hosts
took command with an 11-0 run in the second quarter and never trailed
after that, improving to 12-6 for the season. Read more here.
January 11, 2019 - Baskonia's Granger out several months KIROLBET
Baskonia Vitoria-Gasteiz playmaker Jayson Granger is set to be
sidelined for at least three months due to an ankle injury. Granger has
been battling injuries in his left ankle since last season and is now
scheduled to undergo bursectomy surgery on Thursday, January 17. Read
January 11, 2019 - Turkish Airlines EuroLeague, Round 18 The
third of four action-packed nights of Turkish Airlines EuroLeague games
began Round 18 on Thursday with three games and as many wins for the
home teams. Fenerbahce, Real Madrid and Anadolu Efes all strengthened
their cases for home-court advantage in the playoffs. Read more here.
January 11, 2019 - Turkish Airlines EuroLeague Round 17 MVP: Kostas Papanikolaou, Olympiacos Piraeus Not
only did Olympiacos Piraeus grab a 91-87 overtime victory against
Baskonia Vitoria-Gasteiz in a thriller, but veteran forward Kostas
Papanikolaou earned himself the MVP honor with a performance index
rating of 31, the best among players on winning teams in Round 17. Read
January 11, 2019 - 7Days EuroCup Top 16 Round 2 MVP: Jamel McLean, Lokomotiv Kuban Krasnodar Lokomotiv
Kuban Krasnodar registered its first Top 16 win with a commanding 69-92
road success against Fraport Skyliners Frankfurt that was led by
forward Jamel McLean, whose performance index rating of 31 earned him
the Top 16 Round 2 MVP honor. Read more here.
January 11, 2019 - Igokea strengthened by Lukovic and Jerrett Igokea
will be stronger for Marko Lukovic and Grant Jerrett in the remainder
of the season, as the two players have agreed on cooperation with the
team of Laktasi. Marko Lukovic, who used to play for Mega Bemax, Krka
and MZT Skopje Aerodrom and is arriving to Igokea from Manresa. Read
January 10, 2019 - Hanga, Heurtel pace Barca to victory in Milan FC
Barcelona Lassa grabbed its fourth consecutive EuroLeague win by
topping AX Armani Exchange Olimpia Milan 85-90 on Wednesday night.
Barcelona improved to 10-7 and sixth in the standings, while Milan
dropped to 8-9 and is seventh. Thomas Heurtel led the winners with 21
points. Read more here.
January 10, 2019 - Wilbekin sparks Maccabi comeback over Buducnost Maccabi
FOX recovered from an early 10-point deficit to boost its playoff hopes
with a 81-76 home victory over Buducnost VOLI, which remains waiting
for its first road victory. Norris Cole shone early for Buducnost
against his former club, scoring 18 points in the first half in a total
of 25. Read more here.
January 10, 2019 - Panathinaikos stops Bayern to seize eighth place Panathinaikos
OPAP Athens never trailed and made a move in the standings when it beat
visiting FC Bayern Munich 77-67 on Wednesday. Both teams are tied with
8-9 records, but Panathinaikos moved into eighth place based on an
better point difference in the overall standings. Read more here.
January 10, 2019 - De Colo fuels CSKA over Dacka CSKA
Moscow recorded its second consecutive road win by topping Darussafaka
Tekfen Istanbul 65-80. CSKA improved to 13-4 in the standings to remain
alone in third place, while Darussafaka dropped to 2-15 and is at the
bottom of the table. Nando De Colo led the winners with 17 points. Read
January 10, 2019 - MoraBanc ends UNICS win streak MoraBanc
Andorra's magical season continued with an 86-80 victory over UNICS
Kazan to remain perfect in the Top 16 while snapping the Russian team's
seven-game winning streak. MoraBanc was playing without top scorer
David Jelinek and point guard Rafa Luz. Read more here.
January 10, 2019 - Monaco edges Rytas AS
Monaco registered its first-ever Top 16 victory by edging visiting
Rytas Vilnius 75-70 on Wednesday night. The result left both teams with
1-1 records and they were later joined by Partizan NIS Belgrade and
ALBA Berlin to form a four-way tie in Group E. Read more here.
January 10, 2019 - Partizan protects home court against ALBA Partizan
NIS Belgrade bested ALBA Berlin 78-66 behind a spirited team effort at
Aleksandar Nikolic Hall in the Serbian capital on Wednesday. The result
forged a four-way tie in Group E with Partizan and ALBA Berlin joining
AS Monaco and Rytas Vilnius at 1-1. Read more here.
January 10, 2019 - Karasev leads Zenit bombers to home win over Cedevita Zenit
St Petersburg used its prolific long-range arsenal to pick up its first
Top 16 Group H victory by 98-84 over visiting Cedevita Zagreb. Sergey
Karasev knocked down 5 of Zenit’s 14 three-pointers in scoring 19
points while Marko Simonovic hit 4 from deep for 18 points. Read more here.
January 10, 2019 - Valencia wins sixth in a row Valencia
Basket extended its winning streak to six games with a 74-79 road win
at Limoges CSP on Wednesday night. Valencia is in sole possession of
first place in the Group G with a 2-0 record, while Limoges dropped to
0-2. Read more here.
January 10, 2019 - Greens sign guard Sean Kilpatrick Panathinaikos
OPAP Athens has signed guard Sean Kilpatrick for the remainder of the
season. Kilpatrick (1.93 meters, 29 years old) last played with Chicago
in the NBA, where he averaged 15.4 points, 2.8 rebounds and 1.5 assists
in nine games last season. Read more here.
January 9, 2019 - Papanikolaou, LeDay inspire Olympiacos in OT Olympiacos
Piraeus roared back for a remarkable 91-87 overtime victory against
visiting KIROLBET Baskonia Vitoria-Gasteiz in a thriller. Baskonia led
for much of the game behind an outstanding one-two punch from point
guards Marcelinho Huertas and Luca Vildoza. Read more here.
January 9, 2019 - Efes's defense dumps Zalgiris Anadolu
Efes Istanbul put on a defensive display in dumping Zalgiris Kaunas
58-79 on Tuesday evening at Zalgirio Arena. Efes outscored Zalgiris in
every quarter in posting a convincing win to take its record to 11-6.
Adrien Moerman tied career highs with 23 points. Read more here.
January 9, 2019 - Khimki snaps Fenerbahce's 12-game winning streak Khimki
Moscow Region took its first victory over Fenerbahce Beko Istanbul in
nearly six years with an 84-78 overtime thriller at home in the Russian
capital on Tuesday, snapping the visitors' club-record 12-game winning
streak. Read more here.
January 9, 2019 - ASVEL downs Ulm to go top of the group LDLC
ASVEL Villeurbanne protected its home court in a highly-entertaining
and a high-scoring affair, downing visiting ratiopharm Ulm 93-89 on
Tuesday night. The win improved ASVEL to 2-0 in Group F, while Ulm
dropped to 1-1. Read more here.
January 9, 2019 - Lokomotiv bounces back, wins in Frankfurt Lokomotiv
Kuban Krasnodar bounced back from its initial loss in Top 16 Group F by
downing Fraport Skyliners Frankfurt 69-92 in Germany on Tuesday.
Lokomotiv has a 1-1 record and dropped Skyliners to 0-2. Jamel McLean
led six Lokomotiv scorers in double figures with 19 points. Read more here.
January 9, 2019 - Unicaja survives Zvezda comeback for first Top 16 win Unicaja
Malaga picked up its first win of the Top 16 by holding on against
Crvena Zvezda mts Belgrade 79-74. Unicaja needed to hit its free throws
down the stretch after nearly giving up an 18-point third-quarter lead.
Mathias Lessort led the way with 16 points. Read more here.
January 9, 2019 - Ryan Boatright joins Unicaja Unicaja
Malaga announced on Tuesday afternoon the addition of point guard Ryan
Boatright until the end of the current season. Boatright arrives from
the Texas Legend of the G League, where he averaged 6.9 points, 1.9
rebounds and 4.2 assists in over 20 minutes in 11 games. Read more here.
January 9, 2019 - Zubcic leaving Igokea Igokea
will be continuing the season in the ABA League without Tomislav Zubcic
on their squad. With buyout payed to Igokea, the Croatian international
is moving from Igokea to Manresa, a member of the Spanish Endesa
League. Read more here.
January 8, 2019 - 7Days EuroCup Top 16, Round 2 In
such a short round-robin period, there is little margin for error, so
Round 2 of the 7DAYS EuroCup Top 16 is already crunch time for those
teams that lost their Top 16 openers, while the Round 1 victors will
seek to move further clear in their groups. Read more here.
January 8, 2019 - ABA league Round 14 MVP: Luka Bozic, Zadar We
have the MVP of the 14th round of the season and it is Zadar forward
Luka Bozic, for the fourth time this season. Bozic dominated the court
in Kresimir Cosic Arena in the game of his team against Petrol
Olimpija. Read more here.
January 7, 2019 - Zalgiris nabs Thompson to replace injured Kavaliauskas Zalgiris
Kaunas announced on Sunday that it signed big man Deon Thompson to
fortify the frontcourt after losing center Antanas Kavaliauskas to
injury. Thompson (2.03 meters, 30 years old) arrives from Spanish side
San Pablo Burgos, where he has spent the past season and a half. Read
January 7, 2019 - Buducnost VOLI are back on the winning track After
losing 8 consecutive games (3 in ABA League and 5 in EuroLeague),
Buducnost VOLI have returned on the winning path by beating Igokea in
Round 14 of the 2018-19 ABA League regular season. Petar Popovic was
the top scorer of Buducnost VOLI this evening with 14 points. Read more
January 6, 2019 - Turkish Airlines EuroLeague Round 16 MVP: Nikola Milutinov, Olympiacos Piraeus Olympiacos
Piraeus not only aced the Greek derby against Panathinaikos OPAP Athens
in Round 16 of the Turkish Airlines EuroLeague Regular Season, but one
of its stars, center Nikola Milutinov, earned the MVP of the Round
honor for the third time this season. Read more here.
January 6, 2019 - Cedevita grab overtime win against Mega Bemax Two
Playoffs zone teams have met in Sremska Mitrovica on Saturday night,
and the game was just as exciting as one would expect from the clash of
two teams, separated by only 1 victory before the beginning of the
round. Read more here.
January 6, 2019 - Jock Landale wins the game for Partizan NIS Partizan
NIS defeated Mornar, thanks to Jock Landale who scored the game winning
2-pointer at the buzzer! Australian forward made an offensive rebound
and just tipped the ball after Alex Renfroe missed his 2nd free-throw.
Read more here.
January 6, 2019 - Cibona and Uljarevic parted ways Cibona
and Karlo Uljarevic have terminated their cooperation on mutual consent
and the youngster from Osijek is no longer a member of the Wolfpack.
Karlo Uljarevic will continue his career at Skrljevo. Read more here.
January 5, 2019 - Barcelona thrashes Darussafaka in team victory FC
Barcelona Lassa grabbed its third consecutive win by thrashing
Darussafaka Tekfen Istanbul 97-65 at home in Palau Blaugrana on Friday.
Barcelona improved to 9-7 in the standings, good enough to rank sixth
overall. Darussafaka is at the bottom of the standings with a 2-14
record. Read more here.
January 5, 2019 - Milutinov, Olympiacos rule one-sided Greek derby Olympiacos
Piraeus got back to winning ways and a perfect start to the new year
with a resounding 79-65 win over the arch-rival Panathinaikos OPAP
Athens at Peace and Friendship Stadium on Friday. Read more here.
January 5, 2019 - CSKA outlasts Zalgiris 79-84 in Kaunas After
winning by double-digits for most of the first 25 minutes, CSKA Moscow
needed a late comeback to escape with a 79-84 victory against host
Zalgiris Kaunas on Friday. CSKA improved to 12-4 and ended a three-game
road losing streak. Zalgiris fell to 7-9. Read more here.
January 5, 2019 - Fenerbahce beats Baskonia, gets 12th straight win In
a great back-and-forth battle, Fenerbahce Beko Istanbul recorded its
12th consecutive victory by downing KIROLBET Baskonia Vitoria-Gasteiz
96-87 at Ulker Sports Arena on Friday. Fenerbahce leads the standings
with a 15-1 record and Baskonia dropped to 7-9. Read more here.
January 5, 2019 - Cedevita lands Vladovic Cedevita
Zagreb announced on Friday the addition of guard Jakov Vladovic for the
rest of the season. Vladovic (1.87 meters, 35 years old) arrives from
Hermes Analitica of the Croatian League. In eight games with Analitica
this season, Vladovic averaged 13.1 points, 3.8 rebounds and 4.0
assists. Read more here.
January 5, 2019 - 7Days EuroCup Top 16 Round 1 MVP: Andrew Albicy, MoraBanc Andorra Andrew
Albicy made history in many ways on Wednesday night as he led MoraBanc
Andorra to victory in its maiden 7DAYS EuroCup Top 16 game and became
MVP for Round 1 of the phase. Albicy set club records for Andorra in
the EuroCup with 6 three-pointers made. Read more here.
January 5, 2019 - Huge overtime win for Zadar over Petrol Olimpija at home Zadar
have beaten Petrol Olimpija at home in Kresimir Cosic Sports Hall and,
even though it is still early to make such predictions, they have made
a huge step towards protecting their spot in the ABA League for the
next season. Read more here.
January 5, 2019 - Zvezda stormed through Novo mesto While
several teams from the upper part of the 2018/19 ABA standings suffered
defeats in Novo mesto in the ongoing season, the leader did not slip on
this tough away court. Crvena zvezda mts scored a convincing win
against Krka and therefore kept the perfect score in the regular
season. Read more here.
January 5, 2019 - Cibona beat FMP in Zagreb Cibona
have outgunned FMP in the battle of the middle of the standings. This
way, Cibona have grabbed their sixth win of the season in the Round 14
and have tied themselves in the standings with the Belgrade squad. Read
January 5, 2019 - Cibona sign contract with Roko Rogic and promote Roko Prkacin to the first team Cibona
announced that they have signed a contract with 26-year old point guard
Roko Rogic and that they have promoted 16-year old hot prospect Roko
Prkacin to the first team. Roko Rogic spent the first part of the
2018-19 season in Hermes Analitica. Read more here.
January 4, 2019 - Second-half surge takes Madrid past Maccabi Great
starts to the third and fourth quarters sent Real Madrid to a 91-79
home win over Maccabi FOX Tel Aviv on Thursday in the first game of the
new year for both teams. Madrid remains in second place with a 13-3
record, while Maccabi stays 13th at 5-11. Read more here.
January 4, 2019 - Milan blasts Buducnost with record scoring performance AX
Armani Exchange Emporio Milan set a new club scoring record in a 111-94
rout of Buducnost VOLI Podgorica on Thursday night. Milan never trailed
and set club records for points after one quarter (36) and in a half
(56) en route to a lopsided win that took its record to 8-8. Read more here.
January 4, 2019 - Micic leads Efes past Bayern Anadolu
Efes Istanbul opened the regular season's second half in style by
downing FC Bayern Munich 92-77 at home. Efes improved to 10-6 and
remained fourth in the regular season standings while Bayern dropped to
8-8, joining a pack of teams fighting to stay in the playoff zone. Read
January 4, 2019 - Khimki rolls in Gran Canaria Khimki
Moscow Region snapped its three-game road losing streak in the Turkish
Airlines EuroLeague by overwhelming Herbalife Gran Canaria 70-99 on
Thursday. Both teams now have 6-10 records and sit two wins outside of
the playoff zone. Dee Bost led the winners with 20 points. Read more here.
January 4, 2019 - ALBA opens Top 16 with victory over Monaco ALBA
Berlin protected its home court in the opening round of the Top 16 by
downing visiting AS Monaco 83-74 in a Group E clash in the German
capital on Thursday night. ALBA pulled away to a double-digit margin in
the third quarter and then stopped Monaco's attempt to rally in the
fourth. Read more here.
January 4, 2019 - Ulm continues win streak, holds off depleted Skyliners ratiopharm
Ulm opened the Top 16 with a hard-fought 70-63 win in an all-German
League showdown against the visiting Fraport Skyliners Frankfurt in
Group F on Thursday night. It was the third consecutive victory for
Ulm, which won its last two regular season games. Read more here.
January 4, 2019 - MoraBanc's top scorer Jelinek out with sprained knee MoraBanc
Andorra's top scorer David Jelinek will miss the next month with a
sprained knee. The team's sixth-man suffered the injury during his
team's road win at Cedevita Zagreb. MoraBanc's medical staff diagnosed
a Grade 2 tear of the lateral ligament in his left knee. Read more here.
January 4, 2019 - Skyliners injuries mount with Vargas, Bell-Haynes Fraport
Skyliners Frankfurt went limping into the 7DAYS EuroCup Top 16 with two
more injures that will follow them into the new phase. Skyliners
announced before tipping off against fellow German squad ratiopharm Ulm
that two more players are injured going forward into the Top 16. Read
January 3, 2019 - Turkish Airlines EuroLeague, Round 16 The
new year arrives in style with a batch of big games as the Turkish
Airlines EuroLeague Regular Season enters its second half, including an
intense local derby and confident road warriors attempting to topple
the leaders. Read more here.
January 3, 2019 - Milan signs Omic as Tarczewski to undergo surgery AX
Armani Exchange Olimpia Milan moved quickly to retain the strength of
its frontcourt by signing Alen Omic to replace Kaleb Tarczewski in the
front court for five or six weeks. Tarczewski injured his right thumb
in Milan's last EuroLeague game, a 94-92 loss at Maccabi FOX Tel Aviv.
Read more here.
January 3, 2019 - Valencia downs Unicaja in 2017 Finals rematch In
a rematch of the 2017 7DAYS EuroCup Finals, Valencia Basket triumphed
over Unicaja Malaga 85-74 at home on Wednesday. Valencia remained
undefeated at home in the EuroCup this season. Matt Thomas and Will
Thomas paced the winners with 18 points apiece. Read more here.
January 3, 2019 - Zvezda powers past Limoges Crvena
Zvezda mts made a winning start to the Top 16 by withstanding a
spirited comeback from CSP Limoges to gain an 83-71 victory in the
capital of Serbia. Zvezda raced into a double-digit lead before the end
of the first quarter and led the rest of the way. Read more here.
January 3, 2019 - Albicy's big night lifts MoraBanc at Cedevita MoraBanc
Andorra started the Top 16 with a tough road win over Cedevita Zagreb
on Wednesday night. The visitors led by as many as 16 in the third
quarter before roaring back to tie it with a minute to go, but Andrew
Albicy scored an amazing go-ahead layup and Cedevita did not score
again. Read more here.
January 3, 2019 - Kaba leads ASVEL to big road win A
game-long defensive battle to open Group F fell the way of the visitors
as LDLC ASVEL Villeurbanne topped Lokomotiv Kuban in what was a rare
result for both teams. For the first time in nine EuroCup campaigns,
ASVEL was able to win its first road game after the regular season.
Read more here.
January 3, 2019 - Sutton, Parakhouski lead Rytas in Top 16 opener Rytas
Vilnius got off to a strong start in the 7DAYS EuroCup Top 16 by
downing Partizan NIS Belgrade 80-74 in the Lithuanian capital on
Wednesday. Dominique Sutton led the winners with 21 points and tied a
personal best with 5 steals. Art Parakhouski posted 14 points and 8
rebounds. Read more here.
January 3, 2019 - UNICS edges Zenit in Russian derby thriller UNICS
Kazan tipped off the Top 16 by holding on for a thrilling 68-67 victory
against Zenit St. Petersburg, which had plenty of chances to win a
closely-contested game, including a potential game-winning
three-pointer that was missed by Evgeny Voronov on the final
possession. Read more here.
January 2, 2019 - 7Days EuroCup Top 16, Round 1 The
7DAYS EuroCup Top 16 begins this week with the start of the new year.
Most of the action – six games – will be played on Wednesday with two
more games on a rare Thursday in the competition. The Round 1 slate
will see clashes of domestic rivals from Russia, Germany and Spain.
Read more here.
January 2, 2019 - Partizan adds Jankovic to the paint Partizan
NIS Belgrade continued reinforcing its roster ahead of the start of the
7DAYS EuroCup Top 16 by adding center Nikola Jankovic on a deal for the
remainder of this season. Jankovic (2.07 meters, 24 years old) arrives
from Estudiantes Madrid. Read more here.
January 1, 2019 - Knee injury sidelines Shengelia for a month KIROLBET
Baskonia Vitoria-Gasteiz suffered a big injury blow learning on Monday
that it will be without the All-EuroLeague forward Tornike Shengelia
for at least 3 or 4 weeks. Shengelia suffered a knee injury in the
Spanish League game against Real Madrid on Sunday night. Read more here.
January 1, 2019 - MoraBanc boosts frontcourt with Jordan MoraBanc
Andorra added depth to its frontcourt just days before the start of the
Top 16, signing center Jerome Jordan until the end of the season, the
club announced on Monday. Jordan (2.13 meters, 32 years old) arrives
from a Spanish side Breogan. Read more here.
January 1, 2019 - Turkish Airlines EuroLeague MVP of December: Jan Vesely, Fenerbahce Beko Istanbul As
an All-EuroLeague First Team selection at the peak of his game on a
team in first place coming off an undefeated month, Jan Vesely of
Fenerbahce Beko Istanbul was the natural choice as Euroleague
Basketball's MVP for the month of December. Read more here.
January 1, 2019 - ABA league Round 13 MVP: Dragan Apic, FMP We
have the MVP of the 13th round of the season and it is FMP big man
Dragan Apic, for the third time this season and second time in a row.
Apic dominated the court in FMP Arena in the game of his team against
Mega Bemax. Read more here. Check news archive here.