August 31, 2016 - Chartereau ready to jump out of the blocks As
the French giants waved goodbye to the likes of established Les Bleues
heavyweights such as Celine Dumerc and Helena Ciak at the end of last
season, they opted to turn their heads towards the best young talent
available in French basketball. Read more here.
August 31, 2016 - Langlois and Dzankic set to spark Enisey Krasnoyarsk Enisey
Krasnoyarsk are intent on a third straight EuroCup Women regular season
and have turned to Rio Olympian Miah-Marie Langlois and Croatian wing
Ruzica Dzankic to help make it happen. Langlois is known for her
three-point shooting, as well as her creative abilities. Read more here.
August 31, 2016 - Piestanske Cajky look for Handy and Brown to lead their charge Piestanske
Cajky are hoping the addition of Great Britain forward Chantelle Handy
and all-action guard Tiffany Brown will catapult them towards the
EuroCup Women 2017 regular season. Brown arrives via a productive
season with Sallen in Sweden. Read more here.
August 31, 2016 - Avdalovic is leaving Partizan NIS bench Former
captain and until recently assistant coach at Partizan NIS, Vule
Avdalovic, notified head coach Aleksandar Dzikic and the club's
management, that he is withdrawing from his position on the bench, next
to head coach Dzikic. Read more here.
August 30, 2016 - 2016 EB China Tour officially presented in Beijing The
JW Marriott hotel in Beijing was the magnificent stage for the official
presentation of the 2016 Euroleague Basketball China Tour, which will
be featuring defending champs CSKA Moscow playing against the Sichuan
Blue Whales, CBA defending champions, on 28 September. Read more here.
August 30, 2016 - Lietuvos Rytas bolsters roster with Drew Gordon On
Tuesday morning Lietuvos Rytas Vilnius announced the addition of
forward Drew Gordon to the team for the next season, with an option for
another one. Gordon (2.05 meters, 26 years old) arrives from Champagne
Chalons-Reims of France. Read more here.
August 30, 2016 - Olimpija inks veteran center Milosevic Union
Olimpija Ljubljana continued getting its roster ready for the upcoming
7DAYS EuroCup campaign by bringing in experienced center Stevan
Milosevic who inked a one year deal, club announced on Monday evening.
Read more here.
August 30, 2016 - Cedevita adds athletic James to its backcourt Cedevita
Zagreb added more depth to its backcourt by inking athletic combo-guard
Ra'Shad James on Monday. James (1.85 meters, 26 years old) has played
on three continents last season. He started the season with Dongbu in
Korea. Read more here.
August 30, 2016 - Domagoj Samac is a new player of Cibona It
is now official! Cibona announced the arrival of Croatian forward
Domagoj Samac. After finishing his studies in the USA, Domagoj Samac
(23 years, 206 cm) has returned to his home country where he has signed
professional contract with Cibona. Read more here.
August 29, 2016 - Prestigious UMMC Cup line-up confirmed Now
firmly established as one of the most prestigious pre-season
tournaments around, the 2017 UMMC Cup looks like it will continue the
tradition after the line-up and draw was confirmed. UMMC will be
red-hot favourites to pick up their first silverware of the campaign.
Read more here.
August 29, 2016 - Wisla lose their rock in Zurowska-Cegielska Wisla
Can-Pack will have to fill a sizeable void this season after confirming
the ever-reliable Justyna Zurowska-Cegielska is taking maternity leave.
The experienced Poland national team forward has been a standout
performer for both club and country during her career. Read more here.
August 29, 2016 - Real Madrid announces Othello Hunter The
week started with a new face in the Spanish capital as Real Madrid
announced in the morning the addition of big man Othello Hunter from
Olympiacos Piraeus. Hunter (2,03 meters, 30 years old) played in 22
Turkish Airlines EuroLeague games last season with the Reds. Read more here.
August 29, 2016 - Anadolu Efes signs scoring guard Cotton Anadolu
Efes Istanbul signed combo guard Bryce Cotton, who provides Coach
Velimir Perasovic with a dynamic scoring option in the backcourt.
Cotton will make his European basketball debut in Turkey after and
eventful season in which he played for four clubs. Read more here.
August 27, 2016 - Darussafaka agrees with Erden for another year Darussafaka
Dogus announced a contract extension with big man Semih Erden for
another season. Erden played with Darussafaka last season after many
years away since his debut. He averaged 9.0 points and 4.8 rebounds in
24 Turkish Airlines EuroLeague games. Read more here.
August 27, 2016 - Khimki strengthens lineup with high-flyer Carter Khimki
Moscow Region fortified its roster with the signing of veteran swingman
Justin Carter for the coming season. Carter (1.93 meters, 29 years old)
played for Pinar Karsiyaka Izmir in the Turkish Airlines EuroLeague and
the EuroCup last season. Read more here.
August 27, 2016 - Nikola Korac returns to Mornar Nikola
Korac has returned to Mornar Bar! Experienced point guard played for
this club back in 2014-15 season, while then he moved to Sutjeska with
whom he participated in the ABA League in the 2015-16 campaign. He
averaged 5.1 points in the previous season. Read more here.
August 27, 2016 - Zadar part ways with Franko Sango Franko
Sango will not play for Zadar in the 2016-17 season. Two sides failed
to reach an agreement on contract extension, so they decided to part
ways after a long and successful cooperation. Sango played for Zadar
from 2011 to 2013. then he spent the 2013-14 campaign in Slavonski
Brod. Read more here.
August 26, 2016 - Zalgiris adds big man Kavaliauskas for two years Zalgiris
Kaunas made official on Friday morning the addition of big man Antanas
Kavaliauskas for the next two seasons. Kavaliauskas (2.08 meters, 32
years old) arrives from Lithuanian archrival Lietuvos Rytas Vilnius,
where he spent the last two years. Read more here.
August 26, 2016 - Olympic Final duo to spearhead EuroCup Women rookies Fresh
from taking Spain to an historic first-ever Olympic Final, Spanish
frontcourt pair Laura Nicholls and Astou Ndour are turning their
attention to helping A.S.D Polisportiva Virtus Eirene Ragusa enter
their first EuroCup Women season. Read more here.
August 26, 2016 - Williams and Tatham to fuel Dynamo Novosibirsk Region Latoya
Williams and two-time Olympian Tamara Tatham have been tasked with
leading the return of Dynamo Novosibirsk Region to EuroCup Women. The
Russian club previously competed in the competition for four successive
years between 2010 and 2014. Read more here.
August 26, 2016 - Fraport Skyliners to host Guaros de Lara in FIBA Intercontinental Cup Basketball
fans in Europe, the Americas and around the world are in a for a treat
when Fraport Skyliners of Germany and Guaros de Lara of Venezuela
contest this year’s FIBA Intercontinental Cup in Frankfurt, on 18
September. Read more here.
August 25, 2016 - Union Olimpija brings young Barbaric on board Union
Olimpija Ljubljana announced on Thursday the addition of young point
guard Jan Barbaric to the fold for the next two seasons. Barbaric (1.88
meters, 21 years old) arrives from Portoroz of Slovenia, where he spent
the past five seasons. Read more here.
August 25, 2016 - Gran Canaria signs former EuroLeague top scorer McCalebb Herbalife
Gran Canaria Las Palmas found a floor general to lead the team this
season in point guard Bo McCalebb, a former two-time All-EuroLeague
selection and the 2012 Alphonso Ford Top Scorer Trophy winner. McCalebb
(1.83 meters, 30 years old) arrives from French club Limoges CSP. Read
August 25, 2016 - Andrej Cvetkovski signed with MZT Skopje Aerodrom A
member of Macedonia junior national team Andrej Cvetkovski has agreed
to sign a two year contract on cooperation with MZT Skopje Aerodrom and
will play for the Skopje side in the ABA League as well next season.
Read more here.
August 25, 2016 - Koksal and Colakoglu excited by Maljkovic presence Cansu
Koksal and Deniz Colakoglu are just two of the Galatasaray players who
can’t wait to share the practice court and locker room with Marina
Maljkovic. The play-caller will soon pick up the reins at the Turkish
juggernauts to oversee their EuroCup Women and Bilyoner.com campaigns.
Read more here.
August 25, 2016 - Ludwigsburg out to compete in every game, says coach Patrick The
biggest accomplishment of coach John Patrick during his first three
seasons at the helm of MHP Riesen Ludwigsburg, has been to build a team
with an unmistakable playing style which no opponent is happy to cross
paths with. Read more here.
August 25, 2016 - Fenerbahce not forgetting the young guns They
may be one of the powerhouses of EuroLeague Women and Turkish
basketball who regularly sign some of the biggest stars of the women’s
game, but Fenerbahce aren’t forgetting the importance of home-grown
talent. Read more here.
August 24, 2016 - Lattes Montpellier confirm final roster for EuroLeague Women return After
a season-long hiatus and plenty of domestic success, Basket Lattes
Montpellier Agglomeration are making a return to EuroLeague Women for
2016-17 and have already assembled their roster for what will be an
exciting re-entry. Read more here.
August 24, 2016 - Paugaite puts pen to paper as TTT Riga roster takes shape TTT
Riga are close to finalising their roster for this season’s EuroCup
Women season after they confirmed the signing of Lithuania national
team center Giedre Paugaite alongside a glut of home-grown players.
Read more here.
August 24, 2016 - Khimki agrees with EJ Rowland Guard
EJ Rowland switched 7DAYS Eurocup sides on Wednesday when Khimki Moscow
Region announed that the player has joined the team. Rowland (1.88
meters, 33 years old) arrives from Hapoel Bank Yahav Jerusalem, where
last season he played 16 Eurocup games. Read more here.
August 24, 2016 - Big Bubnic is latest Olimpija reinforcement Another
day, another addition for Union Olimpija Ljubljana. The club’s latest
signing is center Drazen Bubnic, who returns to the Slovenian capital
after two years away. Bubnic (2.07 meters, 30 years old) played for
Olimpija from 2012 through 2014. Read more here.
August 24, 2016 - Lokomotiv Kuban brings in Zherdev Last
season's semifinalist at the Turkish Airlines Euroleague Final Four in
Berlin, Lokomotiv Kuban Krasnodar, announced a new addition in Alexey
Zherdev on Tuesday morning. Zherdev (1.96 meters, 20 years old) is a
swingman who arrives from Dinamo Cheliabinsk. Read more here.
August 23, 2016 - Gran Canaria picks up former EuroCup Final MVP Hendrix Herbalife
Gran Canaria Las Palmas signed veteran big man Richard Hendrix to
anchor the frontline. Hendrix (2.03 meters, 29 years old) split last
season between Unicaja Malaga and Maccabi FOX Tel Aviv. With the former
he averaged 9 points in 16 Turkish Airlines EuroLeague games. Read more
August 22, 2016 - Union Olimpija announces Devin Oliver Union
Olimpija Ljubljana started the week with the addition of forward Devin
Oliver for the next season. Oliver (2.04 meters, 24 years old) arrives
from Rouen of France, where last season he averaged 9.9 points and 6.7
rebounds in the French League. Read more here.
August 22, 2016 - United States wins gold at 2016 Olympics Euroleague
Basketball stars took their fair share of medals from the 2016 Olympics
Men's Basketball Tournament as the United States won much-deserved gold
in Rio de Janeiro on Sunday, 66-96 over Serbia, while Spain outlasted
Australia in a thriller for the bronze. Read more here.
August 22, 2016 - Xavier Thames is a new addition to MZT Skopje Aerodrom roster American
player Xavier Thames is the newest reinforcement of MZT Skopje Aerodrom
this summer, since he agreed to sign a 2-year contract with the Skopje
ABA League side. The guard has some European experience, since he
already played in Spanish Liga Endesa for Sevilla. Read more here.
August 20, 2016 - Serbia reached the Olympic Basketball Tournament Final! Serbia
have beaten Australia in the Semi-final of the Olympic Basketball
Tournament and made the Olympic final the repetition of the 2014 World
Cup final, since they will again meet the USA in the battle for the
gold. Read more here.
August 20, 2016 - Bayern Munich adds depth with veteran King FC
Bayern Munich brought back a familiar and friendly face to the team, by
signing veteran forward Alex King to a one-year deal with an option for
another season, club announced on Friday. King grew up in Munich and
started with basketball in Bayern's youth teams. Read more here.
August 20, 2016 - Zielona Gora adds size with Vaughn Polish
champion Stelmet Zielona Gora bolstered its frontcourt by signing
center Julian Vaughn to a two-year deal, the club announced Friday.
Vaughn (2.08 meters, 27 years old) arrives from the Nymburk of the
Czech Republic where he helped the team win League title. Read more here.
August 20, 2016 - Fuenlabrada gets young point guard Hakanson on loan Montakit
Fuenlabrada made another step in filling its roster for the upcoming
7DAYS EuroCup season, getting young point guard Ludde Hakanson on a one
year loan from FC Barcelona Lassa. Hakanson split last season also on
loan between VEF Riga and Baloncesto Sevilla. Read more here.
August 20, 2016 - Galatasaray inks prolific scorer Dentmon Galatasaray
Odeabank Istanbul will make its return to the Turkish Airlines
EuroLeague with a prolific scorer in tow after announcing on Friday the
signing of Justin Dentmon, who was the competition’s runner-up in
scoring in the 2013-14 season with Zalgiris Kaunas. Read more here.
August 20, 2016 - Paolo Marinelli strengthened Cibona's backcourt Cibona
is completing the outlook of their forthcoming season roster. After
Elijah Johnson, another reinforcement of their backcourt is 21-year old
Paolo Marinelli. Last season Marinelli played for Kvarner 2010 of
Rijeka with an average of 15.9 points. Read more here.
August 20, 2016 - Partizan NIS joined Basketball Champions League as competition expands Basketball
Champions League announced that it has accepted the late admission
request of Partizan NIS into the Basketball Champions League’s
inaugural 2016-17 season. It also confirmed a modification of the
competition system by increasing the number of Regular Season teams to
40. Read more here.
August 19, 2016 - Olimpija inks combo-guard Pelko Union
Olimpija Ljubljana keeps re-building its roster for the upcoming 7DAYs
EuroCup campaign, signing on Thursday combo-guard Jure Pelko to a
one-year deal. Pelko (1.90 meters, 26 years old) last played with USBC
Raiffeisen in Austria. Read more here.
August 19, 2016 - Lietkabelis adds scorer Madgen Lietkabelis
Panevezys continues to get ready for its 7DAYS EuroCup debut with the
addition of swingman Ben Madgen who signed a one year deal, club
announced on Thursday. Madgen (1.93 meters, 31 years old) was a Belgium
League scoring leader last season. Read more here.
August 19, 2016 - Lovro Mazalin to move on loan from Cedevita to Zadar Lovro
Mazalin, 19-year old forward will play for Zadar in the forthcoming
season. One of the greatest prospects of regional basketball is coming
to Dalmatia on a one-year loan from Cedevita. He is expected to join
Zadar practices immediately. Read more here.
August 18, 2016 - Maccabi FOX contracts All-EuroCup forward Rudd Maccabi
FOX Tel Aviv signed All-EuroCup Second Team forward Victor Rudd for the
coming season, with an option for the 2017-18 campaign, club announced
on Thursday morning. Rudd (2.05 meters, 25 years old) steps into the
role originally earmarked for Quincy Miller. Read more here.
August 18, 2016 - Union Olimpija adds center Jankovic, playmaker Robinson Union
Olimpija Ljubljana continued an active week by signing center Nikola
Jankovic and point guard Justin Robinson. Both players penned one-year
deals. Jankovic (2.07 meters, 22 years old) averaged 9.3 points and 6.1
rebounds over 23 Adriatic League games for Mega Leks last season. Read
August 18, 2016 - Lokomotiv signs veteran center Vougioukas Lokomotiv
Kuban Krasnodar will have a veteran scoring presence inside after
signing center Ian Vougioukas on Wednesday. The deal is for one season
with an option for the 2017-18 campaign. Vougioukas (2.12 meters, 30
years old) spent last season with Zalgiris Kaunas. Read more here.
August 18, 2016 - Serbia reached the Olympic Basketball Tournament Semi-finals Serbia
are the last Semi-finalists of the Olympic Basketball Tournament, as
they have come out as the better opponent from the clash of two ABA
League national teams, against Croatia. Aleksandar Djordjevic’s men
made the great success thanks to excellent 3rd quarter performance.
Read more here.
August 17, 2016 - FC Barcelona, center Dorsey agree to stay together FC
Barcelona Lassa and center Joey Dorsey, who finished last season with
the team, will remain together for two more years, club announced on
Wednesday. Dorsey who had also played for Barcelona during the 2013-14
campaign, joined Barcelona during last season’s Top 16. Read more here.
August 17, 2016 - Lietuvos Rytas adds veteran playmaker McGrath Lietuvos
Rytas Vilnius put an experience point guard into its backcourt with the
addition of Donnie McGrath who signed a one-year deal, club announced
on Wednesday. McGrath (1.93 meters, 32 years old) arrives from Rio
Natura Monbus Obradoiro. Read more here.
August 17, 2016 - Union Olimpija brings guard Mulalic back home Union
Olimpija Ljubljana signed guard Mirko Mulalic, who returns to his
boyhood club after eight seasons away. Mulalic (1.95 meters, 28 years
old) arrives from Krka Novo Mesto, where he averaged 7.7 points and 2.8
rebounds in 23 Adriatic League games last season. Read more here.
August 17, 2016 - Barcelona pens Koponen to three-year deal FC
Barcelona Lassa will reunite Petteri Koponen with his Khimki Moscow
Region backcourt partner Tyrese Rice after signing the former to a
three-year deal. Koponen (1.94 meters, 28 years old) spent the past
four seasons with Khimki. Read more here.
August 17, 2016 - Laboral Kutxa locks up top prospect Raieste for five years Laboral
Kutxa Vitoria Gasteiz made a move with an eye to the future by signing
top Estonian prospect Sander Raieste to a five-year contract. Raieste
(2.03 meters, 17 years old) comes from Estonian club Audentese SG,
where he averaged 7.6 points in 26 games last season. Read more here.
August 17, 2016 - Fuenlabrada gets tougher inside with O'Leary Montakit
Fuenlabrada strengthened its front line with the signing of power
forward Ian O’Leary who inked a two-year deal, club announced on
Tuesday. A strong and defensive-minded presence in the frontcourt,
O’Leary (2.01 meters, 29 years old) spent last season with Iberostar
Tenerife. Read more here.
August 17, 2016 - Brzoja to spend three years in Zadar Zadar
have strengthened their ranks by bringing in a talented small forward
Mislav Brzoja, who is arriving to the Dalmatian hometown of basketball
from the USA, where he spent the previous four years in the NCAA
League, with the last two having played for Evansville University. Read
August 16, 2016 - Lavrinovic twins reunite at Lietkabelis Panevezys Lietkabelis
Panevezys will have two of the most experienced big men in European
basketball to lead the team in its 7DAYS EuroCup debut after signing
twin brothers Darjus and Ksistof Lavrinovic for the coming season. Duo
has tasted success at the top levels of the sport. Read more here.
August 15, 2016 - Fuenlabrada puts Cruz into backcourt Montakit
Fuenlabrada bolstered its backcourt for the upcoming 7DAYS EuroCup
campaign with the addition of combo-guard Francisco Cruz, who penned a
two-year deal, club announced on Monday. Cruz (1.92 meters, 26 years
old) arrives from VEF Riga of Latvia. Read more here.
August 15, 2016 - Zenit signs former EuroCup assist king and Serbian Olympian Markovic Zenit
St. Petersburg will have an experienced playmaker running the show next
season after signing Stefan Markovic, who was the EuroCup’s career
assists leader before spending the previous two seasons in the Turkish
Airlines EuroLeague with Unicaja Malaga. Read more here.
August 12, 2016 - Murcia closes roster with veteran Llompart UCAM
Murcia has closed the roster for its 7DAYS EuroCup debut by signing
veteran guard Pedro Llompart for the upcoming season. Llompart (1.90
meters, 34 years old) returns to the EuroCup after a season away with
Gipuzkoa Basket. Read more here.
August 12, 2016 - Brose Bamberg lands EuroCup rebounding king Veremeenko German
champion Brose Bamberg has announced the arrival of the 7DAYS EuroCup's
career leader in rebounds, Vladimir Veremeenko, who will play in the
Turkish Airlines EuroLeague for just the second time in his career.
Read more here.
August 12, 2016 - Union Olimpija appoints Okorn as head coach Union
Olimpija Ljubljana will have a familiar face on the sidelines this
season after appointing Gasper Okorn as head coach. Okorn, 43, was
Olimpija’s head coach in the 2006-07 season after serving as an
assistant for several seasons earlier that decade. Read more here.
August 12, 2016 - Bojan Subotic stays in Buducnost VOLI Bojan
Subotic will play his 4th season in Buducnost VOLI. Experienced power
forward extended his contract with the club for one more year. Subotic
had an important role in Buducnost VOLI in the 2015-16 ABA League
season in which he averaged 8 points, 4.5 rebounds and 0.8 assists.
Read more here.
August 12, 2016 - Luka Zoric moved to Sevilla Cedevita
will continue their journey without center Luka Zoric, who decided to
make a move from the ABA League to Liga Endesa. Cedevita have
previously already brought in a replacement for Zoric at the position
number five and it’s Slovenia national team center Mirza Begic. Read
August 11, 2016 - Murcia tabs young center Delia UCAM
Murcia added a big piece to its roster on Tuesday when it signed center
Marcos Delia, who is currently playing at the 2016 Olympic Games for
Argentina, for the next two seasons. Delia (2.09 meters, 24 years old)
arrives from Obras Sanitarias of Argentina. Read more here.
August 11, 2016 - Milan, Cerella stay together EA7
Emporio Armani Milan announced that it has extended the contract of
guard Bruno Cerella after their three seasons together until now.
Cerella is a defensive specialist who has averaged 2 points while in 49
Turkish Airlines EuroLeague games for Milan over the last three
seasons. Read more here.
August 11, 2016 - Lietkabelis puts Janavicius in backcourt Lietkabelis
Panevezys continues securing experience for its roster with the
announcement Thursday that guard Zygimantas Janavicius will be back
with the club for its 7DAYS EuroCup debut. Janavicius (1.92 meters, 27
years old) spent 10 games with Lietkabelis two seasons ago. Read more here.
August 11, 2016 - Barcelona center Lawal has knee surgery at Olympics FC
Barcelona center Shane Lawal underwent knee surgery at the referral
hospital for the Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro after suffering a
rupture of the patellar tendon in his left knee while playing for
Nigeria at the Olympic Games. Read more here.
August 11, 2016 - Skopje signs veteran forward Massey MZT
Skopje Aerodrom signed grizzled veteran Jeremiah Massey, the club
announced Wednesday. Massey (2.02 meters, 34 years old) has found great
success over the years playing for a number of Europe’s top clubs,
including Real Madrid and Lokomotiv Kuban Krasnodar. Read more here.
August 11, 2016 - Partizan brings in Karahodzic on loan from Unicaja Partizan
NIS Belgrade will try to launch another promising big man towards
stardom. The club has come to terms with Unicaja Malaga to take Kenan
Karahodzic (2.10 meters, 20 years old) on loan for the coming season.
Read more here.
August 11, 2016 - Ron Curry is the new Krka's point guard Ronald
Lee Curry, 23-year old and 190 cm tall point guard from New Jersey is
set to join the practices of Krka ahead of the forthcoming season. Ron
is coming to Novo mesto from JMU University (James Madison University
of Virginia that is participating in the NCAA 1 League. Read more here.
August 11, 2016 - Union Olimpija and Karpos Sokoli to participate in the 2016-17 ABA League season Union
Olimpija and Karpos Sokoli will participate in the ABA League j.t.d. in
the 2016-17 season, the Presidency of the ABA League j.t.d. decided.
The 2016-17 season will begin on 1 October 2016. The regular part of
the competition will end on 11 March 2017. Read more here.
August 10, 2016 - Maccabi's Miller, out until 2017, will rehab injury in Israel Maccabi
FOX Tel Aviv announced Wednesday that recent signing Quincy Miller, who
is sidelined six to nine months with a knee injury, will rehabilitate
in Israel and that his contract with the club has been restructured to
include one additional season. Read more here.
August 10, 2016 - Laboral puts Larkin in the backcourt In
its quest to return to the Turkish Airlines EuroLeague Final Four next
season, Laboral Kutxa Vitoria Gasteiz has found a new point guard,
Shane Larkin, to augment its backcourt. Larkin (1.80 meters, 23 years
old) arrives from Brooklyn of the NBA. Read more here.
August 10, 2016 - Valencia adds powerful center Bryant Valencia
Basket strengthened its frontline by signing John Bryant, who is a
former All-EuroCup First Team selection. Bryant (2.08 meters, 29 years
old) comes from FC Bayern Munich, where he has spent the previous three
seasons. Read more here.
August 10, 2016 - Partizan adds center Lukovic A
big man entering his prime is returning home with the announcement
Tuesday that Partizan NIS Belgrade has signed center Uros Lukovic for
the next two seasons. Lukovic (2.13 meters, 27 years old) arrives from
another 7DAYS EuroCup team, MZT Skopje. Read more here.
August 10, 2016 - Elijah Johnson is the new Cibona's reinforcement American
point guard Elijah Johnson is the new reinforcement of Cibona. He spent
the last season at Anadolu Efes and their farm team Pertevniyal
Genclik. For both teams he appeared in 22 games averaging 22.3 points
per contest. Read more here.
August 9, 2016 - Khimki bulks up with big man Jones Khimki
Moscow Region put some serious size and skill in its lineup on Tuesday
by signing big man Perry Jones for the upcoming 7DAYS EuroCup season,
the club announced Tuesday. Jones (2.11 meters, 25 years old) arrives
from Iowa of the NBA D-League. Read more here.
August 9, 2016 - UCAM Murcia gets Campazzo on loan again UCAM
Murcia reached a new agreement with Real Madrid to bring back playmaker
Facundo Campazzo on loan for another season and make their 7DAYS
EuroCup debuts together. Campazzo averaged 12.6 points in 37 Spanish
League games with Murcia last season. Read more here.
August 9, 2016 - Olympiacos inks promising big man Maragkos to four-year deal Olympiacos
Piraeus added another promising Greek talent by signing big man
Kyprianos "Paris" Maragkos to a four-year contract. Maragkos (2.06
meters, 22 years old) arrives from American University, where he
averaged 7.1 points and 2.3 rebounds per game as a starter last season.
Read more here.
August 9, 2016 - Bojan Nesic and Mihailo Jovicic moved to Mega Leks Young
and talented playmaker Bojan Nesic has signed a first professional
contract with Mega Leks. Nesic came to Mega from Zaragoza where in
addition to practicing with the first team, he played for the B team in
the Spanish third division. Read more here.
August 8, 2016 - Zielona Gora inks veteran Kelati Polish
champion Stelmet Zielona Gora has announced the signing of two-time
7DAYS EuroCup champion Thomas Kelati to a two-year contract on Monday.
After three seasons away, Kelati (1.95 meters, 34 years old) returns to
the competition that he won in 2010. Read more here.
August 8, 2016 - Nizhny tabs Vene at forward Nizhny
Novgorod has added an experienced forward entering his prime with the
signing Monday of Siim-Sander Vene to a one-year contract for the
upcoming 7DAYS EuroCup season. Vene (2.03 meters, 25 years old) arrives
from Zalgiris Kaunas of Lithuania. Read more here.
August 8, 2016 - Lietkabelis brings home two-time EuroCup champ Lukauskis Coming
full circle after 20 years, veteran swingman Mindaugas Lukauskis has
signed for his hometown club, Lietkabelis Panevezys, for its 7DAYS
EuroCup debut this season. Lukauskis (1.98 meters, 37 years old) is a
two-time EuroCup champion. Read more here.
August 8, 2016 - New American point guard at Igokea Igokea
are stronger at the position of the point guard, since they have added
American point guard James Arthur Robinson to their squad. The 22-year
old player is coming to Aleksandrovac from the NCAA League. Read more here.
August 8, 2016 - Milaknis returns, Motum stays at Zalgiris Zalgiris
Kaunas padded its roster for the new Turkish Airlines EuroLeague season
by bringing back shooter Arturas Milaknis and re-signing big man Brock
Motum. Milaknis arrives from Unics Kazan, where he averaged 6.9 points
in 16 EuroCup games last season. Read more here.
August 6, 2016 - Darusssafaka inks Israeli League top scorer Clyburn Darusssafaka
Dogus Istanbul picked up some extra scoring punch by signing forward
Will Clyburn, who was the Israeli League’s top scorer last season with
20.9 points over 33 games for Hapoel Holon. Clyburn also ranked fifth
in the league with 8.3 rebounds per game. Read more here.
August 6, 2016 - Murcia tabs versatile forward Soko UCAM
Murcia continued filling up on talent for its first 7DAYS EuroCup
season by signing forward Ovie Soko on Friday. Soko (2.01 meters, 26
years old) played most of last season for Trikala of Greece, in whose
first division he ranked third in scoring, with 16.5 points per game.
Read more here.
August 6, 2016 - Buducnost pens top prospect Popovic to three-year deal Buducnost
VOLI signed one of Montenegro’s top young talents, Petar Popovic, to a
three-year deal on Friday. Popovic (1.92 meters, 19 years old) comes
off a strong showing in which he led Montenegro to the title at the
FIBA U20 European Championship Division B in Greece. Read more here.
August 6, 2016 - Lietkabelis brings back veteran Leonavicius Lietkabelis
Panevezys has reached into its past to sign veteran guard Gintaras
Leonavicius for the teams 7DAYS EuroCup debut next season. Leonavicius
(1.94 meters, 32 years old) arrives from another Lithuanian club,
Siauliai, where he spent the last two seasons. Read more here.
August 6, 2016 - Zenit adds forward Razumov Zenit
St. Petersburg brought back a familiar face by signing forward
Alexander Razumov for the new 7DAYS EuroCup season. Razumov arrives
from BC Ryazan, for whom he put up 6 points and 4 rebounds per game
over 28 Russian Superleague appearances last season. Read more here.
August 6, 2016 - Fuenlabrada, Llorca stay together Montakit
Fuenlabrada announced the re-signing of shooting guard Alex Llorca for
a second season in a row, which will allow him to debut in the 7DAYS
EuroCup next season. Llorca averaged 2 points in 26 games off the bench
for Fuenlabrada in the Spanish League. Read more here.
August 6, 2016 - Milosevic remains in Igokea Djordje
Milosevic has extended contract with Igokea for one more year, which
means that he will be part of the team in the 2016-17 ABA League
season. Milosevic arrived in Igokea back in 2014, while before that he
spent 3 seasons in Hemofarm Vrsac. Read more here.
August 5, 2016 - Fuenlabrada gets Diagne from Barcelona on loan Montakit
Fuenlabrada will have a familiar face in the paint this season after
getting big man Moussa Diagne on loan from FC Barcelona Lassa. Diagne
(2.11 meters, 22 years old) played briefly in the Turkish Airlines
Euroleague for Barcelona last season. Read more here.
August 5, 2016 - UCAM Murcia picks up veteran swingman Pocius UCAM
Murcia strengthened its lineup by signing swingman Martynas Pocius, who
comes to a 7DAYS EuroCup squad for the first time after seven
EuroLeague seasons. Pocius (1.96 meters, 30 years old) arrives from
Lithuanian champion Zalgiris Kaunas. Read more here.
August 5, 2016 - Valencia, Sato stay together Valencia
Basket will enjoy the services of former EuroLeague and 7DAYS EuroCup
champion Romain Sato for a fourth season following the announcement of
their new agreement together. Sato helped lead Valencia to the 2014
EuroCup title in his first season with the club. Read more here.
August 5, 2016 - Sulejmanovic coming to Cibona, Joksimovic staying one more season Emir
Sulejmanovic, former player of Union Olimpija, is the new addition to
Cibona senior team for the next season. Also, the club from Zagreb
announced that they have extended their cooperation with Nebojsa
Joksimovic. Read more here.
August 4, 2016 - Maccabi FOX, Alexander get together again Maccabi
FOX Tel Aviv and Joe Alexander are together again after the sides
signed a contract for one season with an option for a second. Alexander
arrives from Dinamo Banco di Sardegna Sassari of Italy, but previously
played for Maccabi during the 2014-15 season. Read more here.
August 4, 2016 - Galatasaray adds forward Haciyeva to the mix Galatasaray
Odeabank Istanbul continued to shape its roster for the 2016-17 Turkish
Airlines EuroLeague by signing forward Orhan Haciyeva, who will debut
in the competition this season. Haciyeva played for Acibadem University
in Turkish second division last season. Read more here.
August 4, 2016 - Efes signs big man Geyik Adding
frontcourt depth for the upcoming Turkish Airlines EuroLeague season,
Anadolu Efes has signed power forward Samet Geyik for what will be his
debut in the competition. Geyik (2.06 meters, 23 years old) played 15
games in the Turkish League last season with Pinar Karsiyaka. Read more
August 4, 2016 - Montakit Fuenlabrada reunites with ageless Cabezas Montakit
Fuenlabrada added another savvy veteran ahead of its maiden 7DAYS
EuroCup debut by signing guard Carlos Cabezas. Amazingly, this will
mark Cabezas’s first EuroCup campaign too after 161 EuroLeague
appearances for three different clubs. Read more here.
August 3, 2016 - Gran Canaria picks Planinic to provide power in the paint Herbalife
Gran Canaria Las Palmas strengthened its frontcourt by signing big man
Darko Planinic for the coming season. Planinic (2.11 meters, 24 years
old) arrives from Laboral Kutxa Vitoria Gasteiz, which he helped to the
Turkish Airlines EuroLeague Final Four last season. Read more here.
August 3, 2016 - Dominion Bilbao Basket pens Buva to three-year deal Dominion
Bilbao Basket signed big man Ivan Buva to a three-year deal. Buva (2.08
meters, 25 years old) arrives from Sidigas Avellino, for whom he
averaged 13.3 points and 5.5 rebounds per game in the Italian League
last season. Read more here.
August 3, 2016 - Buducnost bolsters backcourt with playmaker Gordic Buducnost
VOLI Podgorica shored up its backcourt by signing veteran point guard
Nemanja Gordic for the coming season. Gordic (1.95 meters, 27 years
old), who spent the past two seasons with Cedevita Zagreb, returns to
the club with whom he started his professional career. Read more here.
August 3, 2016 - Valencia tabs young veteran Jankovic Valencia
Basket shored up its perimeter game by signing young but experienced
small forward Vladimir Jankovic to a one-year contract on Wednesday.
Jankovic (2.02 meters, 26 years old) arrives from Panathinaikos Athens.
Read more here.
August 3, 2016 - Cedevita signs forward Dukan Cedevita
Zagreb continued adding talent for the upcoming 7DAYS EuroCup season
with the addition Wednesday of power forward Duje Dukan on a three-year
contract. Dukan (2.09 meters, 24 years old) played last season for Reno
of the NBA D-League. Read more here.
August 3, 2016 - Zadar stayed without starting center – Kraljevic moved to Spain Filip
Kraljevic has decided to leave Zadar after 3 years spent in the club.
He accepted the offer from CAI Zaragoza. The Spanish team confirmed
this transfer on their official website. Kraljevic was the second best
scorer and the top rebounder of Zadar in the 2015-16 ABA League season.
Read more here.
August 3, 2016 - Jakov Vladovic returns to Zadar Jakov
Vladovic will once again wear the jersey of Zadar! This 33-year old
point guard has signed a two-year contract with the club in which he
started his basketball career. Vladovic played for Zadar from 2001 to
2007 and in the 2010-11 season. Read more here.
August 3, 2016 - Bamberg brings Causeur into backcourt German
champion Brose Bamberg has added proven Turkish Airlines EuroLeague
experience to its backcourt by signing a two-year deal with guard
Fabien Causeur. Causeur (1.95 meters, 29 years old) is coming off
arguably the best season of his career in the competition. Read more here.
August 3, 2016 - Maccabi FOX picks up scoring ace Goudelock Maccabi
FOX Tel Aviv added some serious scoring punch with the signing of
Andrew Goudelock (191 meters, 27 years old) , who has received an
end-of-season award in each of his previous seasons playing basketball
in Europe. Read more here.
August 3, 2016 - Mornar ink with Cole Dickerson Mornar
have brought in another American reinforcement for the forthcoming
season. The latest addition to their senior squad is small forward Cole
Dickerson, who is coming to the ABA League from Hungarian side Kormend.
Read more here.
August 3, 2016 - Rikic from Buducnost VOLI to Igokea After
two seasons spent in Podgorica, Robert Rikic has decided for a new
challenge in his career. He will switch from one ABA League club
Buducnost VOLI to another – Igokea. With the club from Aleksandrovac he
agreed on a 3-year cooperation. Read more here.
August 2, 2016 - Galatasaray keeps guard Koksal through 2018 Galatasaray
Odeabank Istanbul and reserve guard Goksenin Koksal will remain
together for another two seasons after the player penned a new contract
on Tuesday. Koksal (1.95 meters, 25 years old) is a product of the
Galatasaray youth system. Read more here.
August 2, 2016 - Bayern brings aboard swingman Redding FC
Bayern Munich continued loading up for the new 7DAYS EuroCup season by
inking former All-EuroCup swingman Reggie Redding to a one-year deal on
Tuesday. Redding (1.96 meters, 28 years old) arrives from Darussafaka
Dogus Istanbul of Turkey. Read more here.
August 2, 2016 - ALBA tabs shooting ace Johnson ALBA
Berlin announced the signing of guard Dominique Johnson to a two-year
contract on Tuesday. Johnson (1.91 meters, 29 years old) made 43
three-pointers, more than all except five other EuroCup players, in his
competition debut last season for Banvit Bandirma. Read more here.
August 2, 2016 - Pat Calathes reunites with Panathinaikos, brother Nick Veteran
forward Pat Calathes signed with Panathinaikos, where he will again
team up with his younger brother, Nick Calathes. The older Calathes
previously suited up for the Greens in the 2011-12 campaign. Pat
Calathes (2.08 meters, 30 years old) arrives from Astana of Kazakhstan.
Read more here.
August 2, 2016 - Gran Canaria and sharpshooter Kuric remain together 7DAYS
EuroCup semifinalist Herbalife Gran Canaria Las Palmas announced that
fan-favorite Kyle Kuric will return to the club for a third season.
Kuric (1.93 meters, 27 years old) missed the majority of last season
after undergoing surgery to remove a brain tumor. Read more here.
August 2, 2016 - Hapoel Jerusalem makes splash by signing Stoudemire Hapoel
Bank Yahav Jerusalem made a major splash Monday by signing veteran
center Amar'e Stoudemire, a six-time NBA all-star who also owns a stake
in the club, to a two-year contract. Stoudemire has spent his entire
pro career of 14 seasons until now in the NBA. Read more here.
August 2, 2016 - Lietkabelis lands veteran big man Galdikas Lietkabelis
Panevezys added to its frontline by signing Simas Galdikas, who has
spent much of the previous six seasons with Neptunas Klaipeda. Galdikas
(2.03 meters, 29 years old) averaged 6.2 points and 2.2 rebounds in
five Eurocup games for Lietkabelis last season. Read more here.
August 2, 2016 - Luka Lapornik from Krka to Spain One
of the integral pieces of Krka’s basketball team’s puzzle Luka Lapornik
will not continue his career in the ABA League, since the player has
agreed with Spanish side Joventut Badalona to move from Novo mesto to
Iberian Peninsula. Read more here.
August 2, 2016 - Octavius Ellis joins Mornar Bar After
Nemanja Krstic and Antabia Waller, Mornar Bar have announced the
signing of the third new player this summer. His name is Octavius
Ellis! Ellis (23 years, 208 cm) can play both as power forward and as a
center. He comes from the USA where studied at the University of
Cincinnati. Read more here.
August 1, 2016 - Fuenlabrada keeps shooter Paunic Sticking
with a familiar face, Montakit Fuenlabrada has announced the return of
swingman Ivan Paunic for the upcoming 7DAYS EuroCup on a new, one-year
contract. Paunic was Fuenlabrada's second-best scorer last season with
12.3 points per game in the Spanish League. Read more here.
August 1, 2016 - ALBA inks Malu, juniors ALBA
Berlin has bulked up for the 7DAYS EuroCup by bringing forward Jonathan
Malu to its roster for next season. Malu (2.03 mters, 23 years old)
arrives from Rhein Stars Koln of the German League, with whom he
averaged 6 points and 4.5 rebounds over 27 games last season. Read more
August 1, 2016 - Fuenlabrada keeps big man Wear 7DAYS
EuroCup newcomer Montakit Fuenlabrada has held onto a key piece of its
frontcourt by signing power forward David Wear to a new contract. Wear
(2.08 meters, 25 years old) averaged 7.5 points and 3.3 rebounds over
36 games in his debut with Fuenlabrada last season. Read more here.
August 1, 2016 - Bayern puts legend Djordjevic on the bench FC
Bayern found its new head coach for the 7DAYS EuroCup season, when it
announced that Aleksandar Djordjevic has joined the club on a
three-year deal. Last season, Djordjevic coached Panathinaikos to a
EuroLeague playoffs appearance, and the Greek Cup title. Read more here.
August 1, 2016 - Partizan hires point man Hatcher For
its imminent return to the 7DAYS EuroCup, Partizan NIS Belgrade has
tabbed point guard Will Hatcher for experience in the backcourt, the
team announced Monday. Hatcher (1.88 meters, 31 years old) arrives from
PAOK Thessaloniki of Greece. Read more here.
August 1, 2016 - Lokomotiv lands forward Jones Lokomotiv
Kuban has added firepower for the upcoming 7DAYS EuroCup season with
the addition of forward Kevin Jones on a one-plus-one contract. Jones
(2.03 meters, 26 years old) spent last season with Partizan NIS
Belgrade, averaging 16.3 points and 7.8 rebounds over 19 games. Read
August 1, 2016 - Uros Lucic returns to Skopje MZT
Skopje Aerorom continue to build team for the next season. The 5th
player in the 2016-17 roster is Uros Lucic! He actually returns to
Skopje, as he was part of MZT from 2013 to 2015. After that he spent
one year in Romania where he defended colors of CSM Oradea. Read more here.