January 31, 2020 - Fourth win in a row for Mornar Mornar
are keeping their Playoffs battle alive, as they have beaten Zadar on
the road, which means that they now hold 11 triumphs in their hands
this season in the ABA League, which will keep them in touch with
squads, that are still battling for a Playoffs ticket. Read more here.
January 31, 2020 - Efes holds off Zvezda fightback to win again Anadolu
Efes Istanbul held off Crvena Zvezda mts Belgrade, winning an
ultimately exciting game 78-85 at Stark Arena to secure its seventh
consecutive victory and maintain a three-game lead at the top of the
standings. Read more here.
January 31, 2020 - Valencia survives PAO’s last quarter rally Valencia
Basket lived an exciting basketball night by holding off Panathinaikos
OPAP Athens 94-87 at La Fonteta. The hosts overpowered the Greek
firepower during the first three quarters, entering the final period
dominating by 80-64. Read more here.
January 31, 2020 - ABA league, Round 18 A
big game is coming up in Belgrade on Saturday night, as FMP will be
hosting Cedevita Olimpija in a battle of two of the most serious
competitors for one of the four spots available in the ABA League
Playoffs. Read more here.
January 30, 2020 - CSKA dominates the Leningradka Derby CSKA
Moscow confirmed its great moment in the Turkish Airlines EuroLeague
Regular Season by downing cross-town rivals Khimki Moscow Region 69-78
in the Leningradka Derby on Thursday. CSKA improved to 16-6 in the
standings and grabbed its fifth consecutive win. Read more here.
January 30, 2020 - Westermann wins it for Fenerbahce in Berlin Leo
Westermann scored all 11 of his points in the game's final 4 minutes to
lead Fenerbahce Beko Istanbul to a 70-74 victory over ALBA Berlin on
Thursday night at Mercedes-Benz Arena in the German capital. Read more here.
January 30, 2020 - Olympiacos overcomes emotions, Baskonia Olympiacos
Piraeus used a fine defensive performance in the second half to beat
visiting KIROLBET Baskonia Vitoria-Gasteiz 80-70 at Peace and
Friendship Stadium on Thursday night. Olympiacos improved to 9-13 on
the season, while Baskonia dropped to 8-14. Read more here.
January 30, 2020 - Real takes Tel Aviv to end streaks Real
Madrid ended a three-game losing streak on the toughest home court in
the Turkish Airlines Euroleague this season, downing host Maccabi FOX
Tel Aviv by 77-81 on Thursday. Besides becoming the first team in nine
to win in Tel Aviv, Madrid raised its record to 16-6. Read more here.
January 30, 2020 - Lekavicius lifts Zalgiris in France In
a battle that went down to the wire, Zalgiris Kaunas grabbed its second
consecutive win in the Turkish Airlines EuroLeague Regular Season by
edging LDLC ASVEL Villeurbanne 74-79 at the Astroballe on Thursday.
Both teams now have 8-14 records in the standings. Read more here.
January 30, 2020 - Barca's Kuric, Delaney overpower Zenit FC
Barcelona got its third straight win by defeating Zenit St Petersburg
90-72 at Palau Blaugrana on Thursday night. The hosts used a monster
offensive performance in the second quarter, in which they outscored
Zenit 32-14, to build a 20-point lead and never looked back. Read more here.
January 30, 2020 - Down 20, Milan rallies to beat Bayern AX
Armani Exchange Milan came back from a 20-point second-half deficit to
defeat FC Bayern Munich 79-78 and snap a three-game losing streak.
Milan trailed 40-60 midway through the third quarter, but Vladimir
Micov sparked a dramatic fight with 16 points, including 4
three-pointers. Read more here.
January 30, 2020 - Turkish Airlines EuroLeague, Round 22 A
big battle for the top four headlines this week's action in the Turkish
Airlines EuroLeague, while the hottest player on the continent will
attempt to maintain his unbelievable form for the league leaders. Read
January 30, 2020 - Baskonia tabs veteran Dragic KIROLBET
Baskonia Vitoria-Gasteiz is calling in help from a veteran with the
signing of swingman Zoran Dragic for the remainder of the current
season. Dragic (1.96 meters, 30 years old) averaged 14.1 points in
seven 7DAYS EuroCup games this season for ratiopharm Ulm of Germany.
Read more here.
January 30, 2020 - 7Days EuroCup Top 16 Round 4 MVP: Loukas Mavrokefalidis, Promitheas Patras At
age 35, one of the top performers historically in the 7DAYS EuroCup,
center Loukas Mavrokefalidis, re-emerged at the perfect moment to lift
Promitheas Patras to a crucial road win and earn the Top 16 Round 4 MVP
honor in the process. Read more here.
January 29, 2020 - Defense lifts Partizan to another home win Partizan
NIS Belgrade grabbed another home win by beating Darussafaka Tefken
Istanbul 69-57 on Wednesday night. The hosts improved to 3-1 to remain
atop Group E of the 7Days EuroCup alongside Segafredo Virtus Bologna,
while the visitors dropped to 2-2 to stay third. Read more here.
January 29, 2020 - Harrison fires Galatasaray past UNICS Galatasaray
Doga Sigorta Istanbul got back to winning ways, leading for all but two
possessions the entire night en route to a 90-76 win over visiting
UNICS Kazan at Sinan Erdem Dome on Wednesday night. Both teams now hold
2-2 records in Group G. Read more here.
January 29, 2020 - Oldenburg survives late Brescia rally EWE
Baskets Oldenburg held on late to defeat Germani Brescia Leonessa 89-84
and also capture the important head-to-head tiebreak advantage between
them. The victory, which was Oldenburg's sixth in a row at Grosse EWE
Arena, left all four teams in Group F tied with 2-2 records. Read more here.
January 29, 2020 - Monaco routs Rytas to stay in playoffs race AS
Monaco stayed alive in the race for the 7DAYS EuroCup Quarterfinals
with a dominant 86-61 home victory over Rytas Vilnius on Wednesday.
Monaco used a historic first-half performance in snapping a two-game
losing streak to improve to 2-2 in Group G. Read more here.
January 29, 2020 - Unicaja leaves it late to sink Andorra Unicaja
Malaga inched closer to a place in the quarterfinals using a strong
final quarter to beat visiting Spanish League rival MoraBanc Andorra
84-75. Unicaja remained perfect on ITS home floor this season and used
its third consecutive win to improve to 3-1 in Top 16 Group H. Read
January 29, 2020 - Gamble inspires Virtus, eliminates Trento Segafredo
Virtus Bologna dominated Dolomiti Energia Trento to claim a 94-70
victory in Group E’s Italian derby. The first half was closely
contested until Virtus surged to a double-digit lead in the last 2
minutes and the hosts never looked back as the lead steadily grew in
the second half. Read more here.
January 29, 2020 - Maccabi, Wilbekin together until 2023 In
the midst of the playoffs race, Maccabi FOX Tel Aviv has made a big
decision on its future, too, by signing star guard Scottie Wilbekin to
a new three-year contract until 2023, the club announced on Wednesday.
Read more here.
January 29, 2020 - Tofas found explosive boost in Brown Rion
Brown made his Turkish Airlines EuroLeague debut this season with
Panathinaikos OPAP Athens, but played sparingly with the Greek champs.
In search of playing time, he left the Greens and signed with Tofas
Bursa. On Tuesday against Joventut Badalona, Brown let it all out. Read
January 28, 2020 - Zenit: Ponitka, Zubkov out Zenit
St Petersburg forwards Mateusz Ponitka and Andrey Zubkov are set to
miss time due to respective injuries. Ponitka will be out for six weeks
due to an ankle injury. He was injured in the first quarter of a
domestic VTB League game against UNICS Kazan. Read more here.
January 28, 2020 - Promitheas brings in center Jones Promitheas
Patras bolstered its frontcourt by inking center Marvin Jones for the
remainder of the season, the club announced Tuesday. Jones arrives from
Krka Novo Mesto, where he averaged 7.0 points on 62% two-point shooting
and 4.5 rebounds in 11 Adriatic League games this season. Read more here.
January 28, 2020 - Tofas overpowers Joventut Tofas
Bursa cruised to a 91-76 victory over Joventut Badalona on Tuesday at
Tofas Spor Salonu to take a big step towards the quarterfinals. The
result lifted Tofas to 3-1 in Group H and dropped Joventut to 2-2. Read
January 28, 2020 - Mavrokefalidis shines to lead Promitheas in Venice Promitheas
Patras stunned Umana Reyer Venice 52-70 on Tuesday at Palasport
Taliercio to shake up the standings in Group F of the 7DAYS EuroCup Top
16. Loukas Mavrokefalidis rewrote the Promitheas record book in his
first start with the team. Read more here.
January 28, 2020 - 7Days EuroCup Top 16, Round 4 Round
4 of the 7DAYS EuroCup Top 16 opened with a pair of one-sided results
as both Promitheas Patras and Tofas Bursa bounced back from narrow
Round 3 wins to dismantle the same opponents one week later and take
vital tiebreak advantages, too. Read more here.
January 28, 2020 - ABA league Round 17 MVP: Marko Simonovic, Mega Bemax We
have the MVP of the 17th round of the season and it is Mega Bemax
center Marko Simonovic. Simonovic dominated the court in the game of
his team against Krka. At this match, Marko Simonovic achieved 23
points, 11 rebounds, 3 assists, 1 steal and a valuation of 32. Read
January 27, 2020 - ALBA loses Schneider to injury ALBA
Berlin suffered a new injury problem with the news on Monday that
forward Tim Schneider will be out indefinitely with a herniated spinal
disc. Schneider (2.08 meters, 22 years old) had played in 16 of ALBA's
21 EuroLeague games this season. Read more here.
January 27, 2020 - Olympiacos adds size with Ellis Seeking
to boost its chances in the race for the Turkish Airlines EuroLeague
Playoffs, Olympiacos Piraeus has announced the signing of big man
Octavius Ellis for the rest of this season and the next one. Ellis has
played all of this season with fellow Greek squad Promitheas Patras.
Read more here.
January 27, 2020 - Baskonia lands Semaj Christon KIROLBET
Baskonia Vitoria-Gasteiz announced on Monday that it has signed point
guard Semaj Christon for the remainder of the season. Christon (1.91
meters, 27 years old) arrives from Limoges CSP of France, where he had
a stellar regular season in the 7DAYS EuroCup. Read more here.
January 27, 2020 - Milan brings on swingman Crawford AX
Armani Exchange Milan has bolstered its roster for the playoffs run
with the signing of swingman Drew Crawford for the rest of the season.
Crawford (1.96 meters, 29 years old) will make his Turkish Airlines
EuroLeague debut on Thursday when Milan hosts FC Bayern Munich. Read
January 27, 2020 - Jurica Golemac is the new head coach of Cedevita Olimpija Cedevita
Olimpija has a new head coach. Jurica Golemac is the new head coach of
the Dragons, replacing former coach Slaven Rimac who, after Sunday's
defeat against Koper Primorska, concluded a partnership with the
Ljubljana club. Read more here.
January 27, 2020 - Zvezda beat Igokea in front of packed stands in Laktasi Crvena
zvezda mts have stayed on the winning path in the ABA League as they
defeated Igokea on the road in the last match of Round 17. The red
& whites have therefore moved up to the 3rd place on the standings,
while Igokea remained at the 8th place. Read more here.
January 27, 2020 - Cedevita Olimpija and Slaven Rimac parted ways on mutual consent Slaven
Rimac is no longer head coach of Cedevita Olimpija. The club of
Ljubljana and Croatian tactican have agreed on terminating their
contract on mutual consent. Slaven Rimac has an excellent career behind
him as a player. Read more here.
January 26, 2020 - Euroleague Basketball mourns Kobe Bryant Euroleague
Basketball joins the global basketball community in mourning the
premature passing of an icon of the sport, Kobe Bryant, who died in a
helicopter crash on Sunday at age 41. One of Bryant's daughters
reportedly died in the crash, too. Read more here.
January 26, 2020 - Mornar beat FMP in this week's match of the round Mornar
have made a major step toward the 2020 ABA League Playoffs as they
defeated FMP in this week’s match of the round. The hero of the home
team was Antabia Waller who scored 4 three-pointers this evening,
including the crucial one on 3 minutes before the end. Read more here.
January 26, 2020 - Game-winner by Lukovic hands Koper Primorska a win in Ljubljana What
a game in Stožice! In a local derby of Cedevita Olimpija and Koper
Primorska, the guest have come up with a late-game game-winner and got
their sweet revenge for high defeat in the first half of the season at
home in Koper. Read more here.
January 26, 2020 - Mega Bemax score a very valuable home win against Krka Mega
Bemax have scored a very valuable win as they defeated Krka at home
court in Round 17 of the 2019-20 ABA League regular season. The Pink
troops needed this win so much, simply because they are trying very
hard to escape the relegation zone. Read more here.
January 26, 2020 - Dario Hunt is the new Mornar player American
center Dario Hunt is the new reinforcement of Mornar. As a player of
Nevada, Dario Hunt became the first ever player I the history of the
NCAA Western Conference, to collect 1,000 points, 1,000 rebounds and
250 blocks. Read more here.
January 25, 2020 - Turkish Airlines EuroLeague Round 21 MVP: Shane Larkin, Anadolu Efes Istanbul For
a fourth consecutive round, the MVP award did not change hands as the
unstoppable Shane Larkin wowed everyone again by powering
league-leading Anadolu Efes Istanbul to a 75-80 road win at
second-place Real Madrid on Friday. Read more here.
January 25, 2020 - Robert Archibald passes away Euroleague
Basketball is sad to learn of the untimely passing of Robert Archibald
at age 39. Arguably the most well-known basketball player from his
native Scotland, Archibald has played a total of six seasons in
Euroleague Basketball competitions between 2004 and 2011. Read more here.
January 25, 2020 - Partizan NIS storm past Zadar Partizan
NIS have extended their winning run in the ABA League as they easily
prevailed over Zadar in Belgrade in Round 17 of the 2019-20 regular
season. Only the 1st quarter was close in this match and Zadar even had
a 1-point lead at the end of it. Read more here.
January 25, 2020 - Buducnost VOLI victorious in Zagreb The
opening game of the ABA League Round 17 has brough us exciting
performance by Cibona and Buducnost VOLI in Zagreb and Buducnost VOLI
were the ones to extend their streak of victories to two by beating the
Wolves. Read more here.
January 24, 2020 - Fenerbahce beats Milan at home Fenerbahce
Beko Istanbul carried on climbing the standings by downing AX Armani
Exchange Milan 73-64 at Ulker Sports Arena on Friday. Fenerbahce
improved to 9-12 in the standings while Milan dropped to 10-11. Luigi
Datome led the winners with 14 points. Read more here.
January 24, 2020 - Zalgiris produces offensive fireworks to destroy ALBA Zalgiris
Kaunas delivered a spectacular performance to cruise past ALBA Berlin
with a crushing 104-80 victory at the Zalgirio Arena on Friday night.
Zalgiris used a 10-0 run to establish a double-digit lead in the first
quarter and steadily grew that margin to 29 points in the second. Read
January 24, 2020 - Valencia's Loyd to miss 5 weeks Valencia
Basket shooting guard Jordan Loyd is expected to be sidelined for five
weeks due to a broken foot, the club announced on Friday. Loyd, who is
a Turkish Airlines EuroLeague rookie this season, finished a recent
Spanish League game with problems with his right foot. Read more here.
January 24, 2020 - Henry joins Baskonia injured list Another
injury blow has hit the backcourt of KIROLBET Baskonia Vitoria-Gasteiz
with the announcement on Friday that point guard Pierria Henry will
undergo surgery next week for facial fractures. Henry, 27, was hurt
during his team's 83-79 home win on Thursday against Khimki Moscow
Region. Read more here.
January 24, 2020 - CSKA's Vorontsevich to miss several games As
announced by the club on Friday afternoon, CSKA Moscow's forward Andrey
Vorontsevich will miss the several upcoming games due to a twisted
ankle he suffered in the warm-up rounds of the Round 21 game against
Valencia Basket. Read more here.
January 24, 2020 - ABA league, Round 17 The
ABA League Round 17 is set to begin and it will tip-off in Zagreb,
where Cibona will be hosting Buducnost VOLI in the opening game of the
round. It is a game that is extremely important for the development of
the season for both teams. Read more here.
January 23, 2020 - Bayern bests Maccabi, snaps six-game slide FC
Bayern Munich snapped a six-game losing streak and defeated Maccabi FOX
Tel Aviv for the first time in the EuroLeague with an 80-68 victory on
Thursday night. Nihad Dedovic scored a season-high 19 points to lead
Bayern, Paul Zipser tallied 17 points and 9 rebounds. Read more here.
January 23, 2020 - Zenit holds off Olympiacos rally Zenit
St Petersburg protected its home court by holding off Olympiacos
Piraeus 91-87 on Thursday night at Sibur Arena. Zenit improved to 7-14
in the standings and Olympiacos dropped to 8-13 for the season. Zenit
spent most of the night with the lead. Read more here.
January 23, 2020 - Voigtmann leads CSKA past Valencia CSKA
Moscow confirmed its good form by downing Valencia Basket 81-70 in the
Russian capital on Thursday. CSKA won its fourth straight game to take
its record to 15-6, while Valencia slipped to 10-11. Johannes Voigtmann
led the winners with 19 points and 10 rebounds. Read more here.
January 23, 2020 - 7Days EuroCup Top 16 Round 3 MVP: Klemen Prepelic, Joventut Klemen
Prepelic made sure that Joventut Badalona kept its perfect home record
intact by carrying his team past previously unbeaten Tofas Bursa to an
88-84 come-from-behind victory and, in the process, earning MVP of the
Round honors for Top 16 Round 3. Read more here.
January 23, 2020 - Defense lifts Brescia over Oldenburg Germani
Brescia Leonessa protected its home floor once again by holding off EWE
Baskets Oldenburg 70-67 on Wednesday in Group F. Brescia registered its
second straight win and improved to 2-1 in the Top 16, while Oldenburg
suffered its second consecutive loss and dropped to 1-2. Read more here.
January 23, 2020 - Prepelic leads Joventut to comeback win Joventut
Badalona defended its makeshift home court by gaining an exciting 88-84
comeback victory over Tofas Bursa, leaving both teams at 2-1 in Group
H. The game was staged at FC Barcelona’s Palau Blaugrana due to weather
damage to Joventut’s arena. Read more here.
January 22, 2020 - Turkish Airlines EuroLeague, Round 21 Standings
leaders Anadolu Efes Istanbul can take a big step towards sealing that
status for the remainder of the regular season with Friday night's
must-watch matchup at second-place Real Madrid, which promises to
provide a stellar climax to Round 21. Read more here.
January 22, 2020 - Rytas outlasts Monaco Rytas
Vilnius held on for an 80-75 victory over AS Monaco in front of a
raucous crowd at Siemens Arena in the Lithuanian capital on Wednesday
night. The result put Rytas in a share of the top spot in Group G with
a 2-1 record and dropped Rytas to 1-2. Read more here.
January 22, 2020 - UNICS blows past Galatasaray UNICS
Kazan registered its largest win of the season, leading from start to
finish en route to a 94-69 victory over visiting Galatasaray Doga
Sigorta Istanbul on Wednesday night. UNICS improved to 2-1, while
Galatasaray dropped to 1-2 in Group G of the Top 16. Read more here.
January 22, 2020 - Maccabi, Stoudemire join forces Maccabi
FOX Tel Aviv bolstered its frontcourt by inking power forward Amare
Stoudemire for the remainder of the season, the club announced
Wednesday. Stoudemire (2.08 meters, 37 years old) arrives from Fujian
Sturgeons of China. Read more here.
January 22, 2020 - Joventut extends injured swingman Dawson Joventut
Badalona announced it has extended contract with swingman Shawn Dawson
for another season, until June of 2021. Dawson (1.97 meters, 26 years
old) has suffered an Achilles tendon rupture earlier this season. Read
January 21, 2020 - Darussafaka hands Partizan first loss There
is one fewer undefeated team in the 7DAYS EuroCup Top 16 after
Darussafaka Tekfen Istanbul outlasted visiting Partizan NIS Belgrade
65-63 on Tuesday in Group E. Both teams are now 2-1 with shares of
first place in the Group. Read more here.
January 21, 2020 - Reyer holds off Promitheas on the road Umana
Reyer Venice recorded its first road win in Top 16 Group F by downing
Promitheas Patras 68-70 in Greece on Tuesday. Reyer improved to 2-1 in
the standings while Promitheas dropped to 1-2. Mitchell Watt led the
winners with 17 points on 8-for-9 two-point shooting. Read more here.
January 21, 2020 - Virtus survives Trento's late rally Segafredo
Virtus Bologna grabbed a valuable Top 16 Group E win by downing
Dolomiti Energia Trento 67-73 on the road. The visitors amassed and
early 10-26 lead and dominated for the first 30 minutes, but a late
rally led by Toto Forray put the hosts in front 61-57 with 5 minutes
remaining. Read more here.
January 21, 2020 - Unicaja gets critical road win Unicaja
Malaga took a major step towards reaching the playoffs from Top 16
Group H by downing MoraBanc Andorra 88-92 on the road on Tuesday.
Unicaja improved to 2-1 in the group standings while Andorra dropped to
0-3. Josh Adams led the winners with 22 points. Read more here.
January 20, 2020 - 7Days EuroCup Top 16, Round 3 As
the Top 16 approaches its halfway point, the races start to heat up.
The lone two unbeaten teams, Partizan NIS Belgrade and Tofas Bursa will
be looking for wins that would put them in firm control of their
respective groups. Read more here.
January 20, 2020 - Unicaja: Elegar out up to four weeks Unicaja
Malaga center Frank Elegar is set to miss the next three 7DAYS EuroCup
games – two of them against MoraBanc Andorra and another one against
Tofas Bursa – due to injury. Elegar sprained his right ankle in
practice this Sunday. Read more here.
January 20, 2020 - Cedevita Olimpija parted ways with Ryan Boatright Cedevita
Olimpija has terminated the contract with 27-year-old American Point
Guard Ryan Boatright. The latter joined the Ljubljana club before the
start of the 2019-20 competitive season, and before that he wore a
Spanish Unicaja jersey from Malaga. Read more here.
January 20, 2020 - Domen Bratoz joins Cedevita Olimpija Cedevita
Olimpija added another point guard to the roster, and this one has a
Slovenian passport. Until the end of the 2019-20 competitive season,
the club's jersey will be worn by the Slovenian game creator, Domen
Bratoz, who wore the jersey of Krka Novo mesto for the past two
seasons. Read more here.
January 19, 2020 - Dorell Wright is no longer Igokea player Igokea
have parted ways with American forward Dorell Wright, who put on the
jersey of the club of Aleksandrovac in the beginning of November.
Wright was averaging 3.4 points, 2.1 rebounds and 1.1 assists per game
in the ABA League this season. Read more here.
January 19, 2020 - Koper Primorska beat Krka in a local derby The
crisis of Koper Primorska is over. The Tigers of Koper have prevailed
over Krka in the local derby in the 16th round of the ABA League season
and have ended their four games long streak without a win. Read more here.
January 19, 2020 - Fourth win in a row for Igokea In
the 16th round of the ABA League season, Igokea have outgunned Zadar,
which is their second triumph against Zadar this season. This is the
sixth win of the season and their fourth in a row for Igokea, which
have now escaped the danger zone at the bottom of the standings. Read
January 18, 2020 - Buducnost VOLI get back on the winning track It
was far from a walk in the park for the ABA League vice-champions, but
they eventually managed to seize a very valuable home-court win.
Buducnost VOLI prevailed over Mega Bemax in Podgorica in Round 16 of
the 2019-20 ABA League regular season. Read more here.
January 18, 2020 - Sweet overtime win for Mornar in Ljubljana In
the 16th round of the ABA League season, Mornar have celebrated a
hugely important win on the road in Ljubljana over Cedevita Olimpija
and have grabbed their ninth triumph of the ABA League season. Read
January 18, 2020 - Partizan NIS score their 8th consecutive win by beating FMP on the road Partizan
will remain all alone at the top of the standings after Round 16 of the
2019-20 ABA League regular season as they defeated FMP on the road. The
black & whites have therefore extended their winning streak which
now stretches to 8 games in the regional league. Read more here.
January 18, 2020 - Turkish Airlines EuroLeague Round 20 MVP: Shane Larkin, Anadolu Efes Istanbul Shane
Larkin made another piece of history in Round 20 with his performance
in Anadolu Efes Istanbul’s victory making him the first ever player to
win the MVP of the Round honor in three consecutive rounds. Read more here.
January 17, 2020 - Valencia hits threes, holds off Zenit Valencia
Basket registered its third consecutive road win, holding off a late
comeback by Zenit St Petersburg to pull out an 81-86 win on Friday
night. Valencia improved to 10-10 on the season, while Zenit dropped to
6-14. Read more here.
January 17, 2020 - James fires CSKA past Baskonia CSKA
Moscow withstood a fast start and lightning finish from KIROLBET
Baskonia Vitoria-Gasteiz to record a 94-90 home victory on Friday
night. Baskonia was unstoppable in the opening minutes and led by 9
points midway through the first, but a 10-0 run sent CSKA into the
lead. Read more here.
January 17, 2020 - Efes beats ASVEL, breaks records Anadolu
Efes Istanbul consolidated first place by downing LDLC ASVEL
Villeurbanne 101-74 at home on Friday. Efes grabbed its fifth
consecutive victory and remains first with a 17-3 record – two wins
ahead of everyone else. ASVEL dropped to 8-12 and is now on a four-game
losing streak. Read more here.
January 17, 2020 - ALBA outlasts Zvezda in overtime thriller ALBA
Berlin won at Crvena Zvezda MTS Belgrade on Friday night, outlasting
the hosts 85-94 after overtime. The tone was set early with a 22-21
scoreline after the first quarter, and neither team was able to take
control until ALBA dominated the extra period to claim the victory.
Read more here.
January 17, 2020 - Olympiacos sinks Bayern with huge fourth quarter Olympiacos
turned a tight game into a blowout, registering its first win with
coach Georgios Bartzokas back on the bench, downing the visiting FC
Bayern Munich 89-72 on Friday night. Olympiacos improved to 8-12 on the
season, while Bayern dropped to a league-worst 6-14 record. Read more here.
January 17, 2020 - Real and Rudy, together through 2022 Two-time
Turkish Airlines EuroLeague champion Rudy Fernandez and Real Madrid
will stay together until 2022 under terms of a new contract that the
club announced on Friday. Fernandez (1.96 meters, 34 years old) is
playing in his ninth EuroLeague season with Real. Read more here.
January 17, 2020 - Brescia bolsters backcourt with Trice Germani
Brescia Leonessa bolstered its lineup by signing point guard Travis
Trice, who was formally introduced by the club at a press conference on
Thursday. Trice (1.83 meters, 26 years old) arrives from SIG
Strasbourg. Read more here.
January 16, 2020 - Shved powers Khimki to slump-busting win over Real Alexey
Shved shined as Khimki Moscow Region blasted Real Madrid 102-94
Thursday night at Arena Mytishchi. The guard roared for 21 points on
5-of-7 three-point shooting and a career-high 13 assists to lead six
Khimki scorers in double figures. Read more here.
January 16, 2020 - Barcelona holds firm at Fenerbahce FC
Barcelona sent a statement of intent by holding firm for a 74-80 road
victory at Fenerbahce Beko Istanbul in a bruising encounter at Ulker
Sports and Events Hall. The visiting team was red hot in the opening
stages, racing to an 18-point lead early in the second quarter. Read
January 16, 2020 - Maccabi gets past Milan to stay unbeaten at home Maccabi
Tel Aviv gathered its 10th win in as many home games this season by
downing AX Armani Exchange Milano 69-63 at Menora Mivtachim Arena on
Thursday night. Maccabi improved to 14-6 after finishing the
double-week with two wins. Read more here.
January 16, 2020 - Turkish Airlines EuroLeague Round 19 MVP: Shane Larkin, Anadolu Efes Istanbul A
thrilling individual performance within a great team effort saw Shane
Larkin of Anadolu Efes Istanbul to earn his second consecutive MVP
honor in Round 19. Larkin led Efes to an 88-68 home victory against AX
Armani Exchange Milan with 23 points. Read more here.
January 16, 2020 - 7Days EuroCup Top 16 Round 2 MVP: Deon Thompson, Unicaja Malaga Unicaja
Malaga grabbed its first win in Group H as big man Deon Thompson earned
the Top 16 Round 2 MVP honor. Thompson led Unicaja to a 90-84 home win
against Joventut Badalona with a performance index rating of 27 in just
18 minutes of action. Read more here.
January 15, 2020 - Short-handed Tofas wins in Andorra Tofas
Bursa overcame injuries and absences to beat MoraBanc Andorra 63-69 on
the road in Group H on Wednesday. Tofas leads the standings with a 2-0
record while Andorra dropped to 0-2. Berkan Durmaz and Tarik Phillip
led the winners with 17 points apiece. Read more here.
January 15, 2020 - Zenit outlasts Baskonia at home In
a thriller, Zenit registered consecutive wins in the Turkish Airlines
EuroLeague for the first time by edging KIROLBET Baskonia
Vitoria-Gasteiz 72-66 at home. Zenit improved to 6-13 in the standings
while Baskonia dropped to 8-11. Will Thomas led the winners with 18
points. Read more here.
January 15, 2020 - Zalgiris ends Zvezda streak in Belgrade Zalgiris
Kaunas put on a master class in intensity to steal a 70-76 road win
over Crvena Zvezda mts Belgrade, breaking the latter's four-game
winning streak. Zalgiris avoided falling into last place alone by tying
three teams with 6-13 records. Read more here.
January 15, 2020 - Joventut adds size with Stevic Joventut
Badalona bolstered its frontcourt by adding center Oliver Stevic, who
signed a contract for the remainder of the season. Stevic (2.02 meters,
33 years old) arrives from San Pablo Burgos, where he averaged 5.1
points in 7 Spanish League games this season. Read more here.
January 15, 2020 - Rytas rides past Galatasaray In
a clash of former champs, Rytas Vilnius topped Galatasary Doga Sigorta
Istanbul for a 73-89 road win at Sinan Erdem Dome on Wednesday. Both
teams are 1-1 in Group G of the Top 16. Eimantas Bendzius shot 5 for 9
from three-point range to pace the winners with 21 points. Read more here.
January 15, 2020 - Promitheas end skid for first Top 16 win Promitheas
snapped a three-game losing streak in knocking off EWE Baskets 81-70
for its first victory in the 7DAYS EuroCup Top 16. Loukas
Mavrokefalidis led the way with 19 points for Promitheas, which
improved to 1-1 in Group F. Chris Babb chipped in 16 points. Read more here.
January 14, 2020 - Maccabi outlasts Barcelona at home Maccabi
FOX Tel Aviv remained undefeated at home in the EuroLeague by topping
FC Barcelona 92-85 on Tuesday. Both teams now have 13-6 records in the
standings, as does CSKA Moscow. Tyler Dorsey led the winners with 19
points. Read more here.
January 14, 2020 - Eriksson fires ALBA to victory in Piraeus ALBA
Berlin held on for a hard-fought road win at Olympiacos Piraeus, 86-93,
to give newly reappointed home team coach Georgios Bartzokas an unhappy
return to Peace and Friendship Stadium. Marcus Eriksson led ALBA with
22 points on 6-of-9 three-point shooting. Read more here.
January 14, 2020 - San Emeterio leads Valencia to road win Valencia
Basket grabbed its third road win of the season by downing Khimki
Moscow Region 75-84 at Arena Mytishchi in the Russian capital on
Tuesday. Valencia improved to 9-10 in the standings while Khimki
dropped to 8-11. Fernando San Emeterio led the winners with 18 points.
Read more here.
January 14, 2020 - CSKA snaps Real's win streak at 13 CSKA
Moscow returned home to the Russian capital and held Real Madrid to its
lowest-scoring output in nearly a decade in a 60-55 victory on Tuesday
night. Mike James scored 19 points to lead CSKA as it improved to 13-6,
which could be tied for third place by the end of the round. Read more here.
January 14, 2020 - Efes rolls past Milan for 16th win Anadolu
Efes Istanbul never trailed en route to an 88-68 win over visiting AX
Exchange Armani Milan, which lifted Efes into sole possession of first
place. It marked the fourth straight win and 12th win in the last 13
games for Efes to lift the team to a 16-3 record on the season. Read
January 14, 2020 - Monaco grab big road win over UNICS AS
Monaco bounced back from a disappointing opening game in the Top 16 to
grab a 78-84 road victory over UNICS. Jaleel O'Brien scored 15 points
to pace six scorers in double figures for Monaco, which improved to 1-1
in Group G. Norris Cole and Anthony Clemmons both had 14 points. Read
January 14, 2020 - 7Days EuroCup Top 16, Round 2 The
7DAYS EuroCup Top 16 is short with only six rounds, so at the end of
this week's action the phase will be one-third complete. The pressure
is now mounting with every game carrying greater weight than ever
before in the race to reach the quarterfinals. Read more here.
January 14, 2020 - Turkish Airlines EuroLeague, Round 19 The
first double-round week of 2020 tips off on Tuesday with a rematch
between CSKA Moscow and Real Madrid, semifinals opponents from the last
two seasons, the winner in each having gone on to win the title. Read
January 14, 2020 - ABA league Round 15 MVP: Uros Lukovic, Mornar We
have the MVP of the 15th round of the season and it is Mornar big man
Uros Lukovic. Lukovic dominated the court in the game of his team
against Primorska. At this match, He achieved 16 points, 6 rebounds, 3
assists, 1 steal and a valuation of 31 in 22 minutes spent on court.
Read more here.
January 13, 2020 - Zvezda down Mega on the road Crvena
zvezda mts have extended their winning streak in the clashes against
Mega Bemax by defeating their city rivals in Round 15 of the 2019-20
ABA League regular season. This was the 17th consecutive win for the
red & whites in this rivalry. Read more here.
January 12, 2020 - Third win in a row for Igokea Igokea’s
winning streak continues! The boys from Laktasi defeated FMP this
Sunday evening at home court and scored their 3rd consecutive win in
the 2019-20 ABA League regular season. Igokea have therefore improved
their overall score to 5-10. Read more here.
January 12, 2020 - Olympiacos and Coach Bartzokas reunite Olympiacos
Piraeus has joined forces with the man who led the club to its most
recent Turkish Airlines EuroLeague crown, Georgios Bartzokas. The sides
agreed on Sunday to terms on a year deal for Bartzokas to return as
head coach through the end of the 2021-22 season. Read more here.
January 11, 2020 - Red-hot Mornar prevail over Koper Primorska Mornar
scored a very important home-court win against Koper Primorska in Round
15 of the 2019-20 ABA League regular season. It is very important
because Mornar are now tied with Koper Primorska on the ABA League
standings. Read more here.
January 11, 2020 - Spectacular game-winner by Jaramaz for the top of the standings Partizan
NIS have prevailed over Cedevita Olimpija at home in Štark Arena with a
spectacular buzzer-beating game-winning three-pointer by Ognjen
Jaramaz, Belgrade and now stand alone at the top of the ABA League
standings. Read more here.
January 11, 2020 - Krka beat Buducnost VOLI in a thrilling ending We’ve
just witnessed another unbelievable match in which Krka defeated
Budućnost VOLI in Novo mesto. The hero of the day was Krka's point
guard Glenn Cosey who scored the game-winning 3-pointer on 3 seconds
before the end of the match for 73:72. Read more here.
January 11, 2020 - Turkish Airlines EuroLeague Round 18 MVP: Shane Larkin, Anadolu Efes Istanbul Anadolu
Efes made statement by edging FC Barcelona 82-86 as Shane Larkin picked
up another MVP of the Round honor. In a high-profile collision that
went down to the wire, Larkin posted 26 points, going 4-for-6 on
two-pointers, 3-for-8 from the three-point arc and 9-for-9 at the foul
line. Read more here.
January 11, 2020 - CSKA tabs defensive ace Sant-Roos In
an effort to boost its Turkish Airlines EuroLeague title defense, CSKA
Moscow has added forward Howard Sant-Roos with a contract until the end
of 2022-23 season with the mutual termination option after this season,
the club announced on Saturday. Read more here.
January 10, 2020 - CSKA fends off Bayern's comeback CSKA
Moscow bounced back from a tough home loss by downing FC Bayern Munich
77-84 on the road on Friday. CSKA improved to 12-6 in the standings
while Bayern dropped to 7-11 with its fourth consecutive defeat. Mike
James led the winners with 27 points. Read more here.
January 10, 2020 - Cibona grab a big derby win against Zadar For
the second time in this season Cibona have defeated their arch rivals
Zadar in the ABA League. And this time, the Wolves have done it in a
pretty dominant way, leaving the visiting side 29 points behind! Read
January 10, 2020 - Zenit holds off Khimki on the road Zenit
St Petersburg used a huge third quarter to pull away towards and then
hold onto another road win, edging its fellow Russian rival Khimki
Moscow Region 81-83 on Friday. Zenit improves to 5-13, while Khimki
lost its third consecutive game to drop to 8-10. Read more here.
January 10, 2020 - Panathinaikos adds Rautins to backcourt Panathinaikos
OPAP Athens added depth to its perimeter by signing guard Andy Rautins
until the end of the season, the club announced on Friday. Rautins
(1.93 meters, 33 years old) has last played with Bahcesehir Istanbul in
Turkey. Read more here.
January 10, 2020 - Partizan pads frontline with McAdoo Partizan
NIS Belgrade bolstered its frontline by signing versatile power forward
James McAdoo for the remainder of the season. McAdoo will play a second
stint in the 7DAYS EuroCup with Partizan after debuting in the
competition last season with FIAT Turin. Read more here.
January 10, 2020 - Tofas adds swingman Brown to the mix Tofas
Bursa added depth to its squad by signing swingman Rion Brown who
arrives from the Turkish Airlines EuroLeague powerhouse Panathinaikos
OPAP Athens, the club announced on Friday. Brown (1.98 meters, 28 years
old) had eight brief EuroLeague appearances this season. Read more here.
January 10, 2020 - Igokea add Milan Vulic to their 2019-20 roster Igokea
announced that they have signed a contract with 28-year old guard Milan
Vulic. This excellent scorer has been practicing with the team for some
time, while now he has officially become part of Igokea’s 2019-20
roster. Read more here.
January 10, 2020 - ABA league, Round 15 One
of the most important big local derbies of Cibona and Zadar over the
past couple of years is coming up. With eight rounds to go in the
regular season of the ABA League, both of the mentioned squads are
separated from Mega Bemax in the last place by only one victory. Read
January 9, 2020 - Thompkins, Fernandez help Real hold off Zalgiris Real
Madrid made it a club record 13 consecutive victories in the Turkish
Airlines EuroLeague by holding off Zalgiris Kaunas, 88-82. Rudy
Fernandez scored 17 points in the second quarter to give his team a
half-time lead, and the home team maintained its advantage after the
break. Read more here.
January 9, 2020 - Maccabi wins again in Berlin Maccabi
FOX Tel Aviv retained its place among the teams with the best four
records in the Turkish Airlines EuroLeague after beating ALBA Berlin
89-95 on Thursday in the German capital. Elijah Bryant starred with a
personal-best 19 points on 5-of-6 three-point shooting. Read more here.
January 9, 2020 - Turkish Airlines EuroLeague, Round 18 2nd
half of the Turkish Airlines EuroLeague RS gets underway with bang as
Round 18 features match-up that, considering the standings to date,
could be repeated at the Final 4. One of the fastest-developing
rivalries in the competition is between FC Barcelona and Anadolu Efes.
Read more here.
January 9, 2020 - 7Days EuroCup Top 16 Round 1 MVP: Rasid Mahalbasic, EWE Baskets Oldenburg The
7DAYS EuroCup season changed gears into the Top 16 with eight games
across the continent on Tuesday and Wednesday. When the dust settled,
Rasid Mahalbasic emerged as the weekly MVP with a performance index
rating of 38. Read more here.
January 8, 2020 - UNICS gets road win in Vilnius UNICS
Kazan jumped out to a strong start in Group G of the Top 16 by downing
Rytas Vilnius 86-91 in the Lithuanian capital on Wednesday. UNICS
became the first team in the entire Top 16 to win on the road. Errick
McCollum led the winners with 20 points. Read more here.
January 8, 2020 - Darussafaka holds off Trento Darussafaka
held on for a hard-fought 73-69 win over visiting Trento to get its Top
16 campaign in Group E off to a winning start. Darussafaka used its
defense to build a 36-23 second-quarter lead, but the visitors answered
with a 10-0 run to bridge the second and third quarters. Read more here.
January 8, 2020 - Oldenburg and Mahalbasic overpower Reyer EWE
Baskets Oldenburg started its 7DAYS EuroCup Top 16 journey in style by
beating Umana Reyer Venice 98-87 on Wednesday night. The hosts built a
double-digit lead at halftime and extended it to 26 points late in the
third quarter to never look back. Read more here.
January 8, 2020 - Partizan routs Virtus in Belgrade Partizan
NIS Belgrade opened its Top 16 in sterling fashion on Wednesday with a
record-setting 99-81 victory at home over Segafredo Virtus Bologna.
Corey Walden led the way with 5 three-pointers and 23 points for
Partizan. Read more here.
January 8, 2020 - Auguste leads Galatasaray past Monaco Galatasaray
Doga Sigorta Istanbul opened the Top 16 with a commanding road victory,
triumphing 73-85 at AS Monaco. Zach Auguste shined with a double-double
of 18 points and 11 rebounds, while Greg Whittington combined 9 points
with 10 rebounds and 6 assists. Read more here.
January 8, 2020 - Joventut rallies past Andorra In
a big showdown that came down to the final seconds, Joventut Badalona
opened Top 16 Group H with a huge come-from-behind character win by
edging MoraBanc Andorra 90-87 at Palau Olimpic on Wednesday. Read more here.
January 8, 2020 - Zenit's Ayon out indefinitely Zenit
St Petersburg suffered a blow at the start of the Turkish Airlines
EuroLeague Regular Season's second half with the news that center
Gustavo Ayon will be out indefinitely with a hip injury. Ayon, a former
All-EuroLeague selection, leads Zenit in 12.8 points, 5.6 rebounds.
Read more here.
January 7, 2020 - Tofas edges Unicaja in Top 16 opener Tofas
Bursa survived a late Unicaja rally to claim an 84-82 victory over
Unicaja Malaga in the teams' Top 16 opener at Tofas Spor Salonu on
Tuesday.Tarik Phillip led the winners with 17 points, Devin Williams
tallied 15 points and 8 rebounds, Matt Lojeski added 13 points. Read
January 7, 2020 - Bayern releases head coach Radonjic At
the halfway mark of the Turkish Airlines Euroleague Regular Season, FC
Bayern Munich and head coach Dejan Radonjic have parted ways, the club
announced on Tuesday. Assistant coach Oliver Kostic will take over
Bayern's bench. Read more here.
January 7, 2020 - Khimki's Gill, out indefinitely Khimki
will have a rough start to the second leg of the regular season as the
club announced that forward Anthony Gill will be out indefinitely with
a nose fracture. Gill suffered the injury during the last VTB League
game against CSKA Moscow and had to leave the court. Read more here.
January 7, 2020 - 7Days EuroCup Top 16, Round 1 After
a thrilling end to the regular season and a much-needed break, the
7DAYS EuroCup is back with a vengeance for the start of the Top 16, the
phase that will determine which eight teams advance to the
quarterfinals. Read more here.
January 7, 2020 - Sterling Dupree Gibbs pens deal with Koper Primorska After
signing a contract with Marko Lukovic last week, Koper Primorska have
added another new player to their 2019-20 team roster. The Tigers
announced that they have penned a deal with 26-year old point guard
Sterling Dupree Gibbs. Read more here.
January 7, 2020 - ABA league Round 14 MVP: Domagoj Vukovic, Zadar We
have the MVP of the 14th round of the season and it is Zadar big man
Domagoj Vukovic. Vukovic dominated the court in the game of his team
against Mega Bemax. At this match Domagoj Vukovic achieved 28 points,
13 rebounds, 4 assists, 2 steals and a valuation of 39. Read more here.
January 6, 2020 - Zvezda beat Krka in Belgrade Crvena
zvezda served up sweet revenge to Krka in tonight’s Round 14 game in
Belgrade. Recall that Crvena zvezda were defeated by Krka in the first
part of the season in Novo mesto, but this evening the reigning ABA
League champions scored a convincing win against the Green troops. Read
January 6, 2020 - Zadar perform a stunning comeback to beat Mega Bemax We’ve
just got another candidate for the game of the season! Zadar have
pulled off a stunning 4th quarter comeback to beat Mega Bemax at home
court – 106:100. The home team scored 40 points in the 4th quarter and
managed to bounce back from a 14-poiint deficit! Read more here.
January 6, 2020 - Igokea beat Cedevita Olimpija on the road in Stozice Igokea
fans will be delighted with the way their squad have started the year
2020, as they have beaten the Top 4 team Cedevita Olimpija on the road.
This is the fourth win of the season for Igokea, which currently lifts
them up with by one win above the very bottom of the ABA League
standings. Read more here.
January 6, 2020 - CSKA: Strelnieks out with hamstring injury CSKA
Moscow guard Janis Strelnieks will be sidelined indefinitely as he
recovers from a hamstring injury in his left leg. Strelnieks, 30, was
hurt during the fourth quarter of his team's game against Panathinaikos
OPAP Athens last week. Read more here.
January 5, 2020 - FMP pull off a stunning comeback to beat Cibona at home court Well,
you do not see this kind of comeback every day. FMP were down by 15
points in the 3rd quarter of the match against Cibona – 37:52, but then
the Panthers made a 39:9 run to take a 15-point lead – 76:61, and to
win the game! Read more here.
January 5, 2020 - Another win for Partizan NIS who defeated Mornar in Belgrade Partizan
NIS have defeated Mornar in Round 14 and have therefore extended their
winning streak which now stretches to 6 games in the regional
championship. Also, Partizan NIS have remained among the teams who are
standing at the top of the table. Read more here.
January 5, 2020 - Buducnost VOLI prevailed in a thriller in Koper Buducnost
VOLI have got their sweet revenge over Koper Primorska for the defeat
in the third round of the ABA League season, as they have beaten the
Tigers on the road in Bonifika Arena in a thrilling ending. Read more here.
January 4, 2020 - Milutinov out 3 weeks for Olympiacos One
of the Turkish Airlines EuroLeague's top five performers through the
first half the regular season, Olympiacos Piraeus center Nikola
Milutinov, will miss up to four games with an ankle injury, the club
announced on Saturday. Read more here.
January 4, 2020 - Turkish Airlines EuroLeague Round 17 MVP: Nick Calathes, Panathinaikos OPAP Athens In
a EuroLeague classic that went into an extra session, Nick Calathes had
one of the best games of his career, leading Panathinaikos OPAP Athens
to an 102-106 road win against CSKA Moscow and in the process earning
the MVP of the Round honor. Read more here.
January 4, 2020 - ABA league, Round 14 An
interesting encounter is coming up in Belgrade, as FMP will be hosting
Cibona at home in their FMP Arena. FMP are still amongst the main
Playoffs contenders, as they are currently occupying the fourth place
in the standings, together with Koper Primorska. Read more here.
January 4, 2020 - Mornar part ways with Brandis Raley-Ross Brandis
Raley-Ross is no longer a player of Mornar, as the two sides have
terminated their contract by mutual agreement. This 32-year old
American guard played 13 games for Mornar in the 2019-20 ABA League
regular season. Read more here.
January 4, 2020 - Fenerbahce brings back Nunnally Fenerbahce
Beko Istanbul has brought back one of its most important players of
recent years, forward James Nunnally, until the end of the season, the
club announced Friday. Nunnally (2.01 meters, 29 years old) arrives
from China, where he played with the Shanghai Sharks. Read more here.
January 3, 2020 - Valencia rallies past ALBA In
a rematch of last season's 7DAYS EuroCup Finals, Valencia Basket
confirmed its outstanding moment by downing ALBA Berlin 91-77 on
Friday. Valencia improved to 8-9 in the standings, overcoming a 0-5
start, while ALBA dropped to 5-12. Jordan Loyd led the winners with 19
points. Read more here.
January 3, 2020 - Madrid fends off ASVEL, continues win streak Real
Madrid returned to joint first place by picking up a strong 77-87
victory at LDLC ASVEL Villeurbanne. Trey Thompkins scored 20 points
with 7 rebounds and Jordan Mickey added 18 points and 7 rebounds for
Real, which has now collected 12 straight wins for a 14-3 record. Read
January 3, 2020 - Calathes, Mitoglou lead Panathinaikos past CSKA In
one of the best games of the season, Panathinaikos OPAP Athens sent a
message that echoed around Eurpoe by downing CSKA Moscow 102-106 in
overtime in Kaliningrad on Friday. Panathinaikos improves to 10-7 while
CSKA drops to 13-4. Read more here.
January 3, 2020 - Efes sinks Khimki with 16 threes Anadolu
Efes Istanbul opened the new calendar year in the same manner it
finished the last, going all out offensively to dismiss visiting Khimki
Moscow Region 101-82 on Friday night. Efes improved to a league-best
14-3 record, while Khimki dropped to 8-9 in the middle of the
standings. Read more here.
January 2, 2020 - Zvezda thrashes Bayern at home Crvena
Zvezda mts Belgrade confirmed its outstanding momentum at the start of
a new year by overwhelming FC Bayern Munich 93-63 at home in the
Serbian capital on Thursday. Zvezda improved to 8-9 in the standings
and extended its winning streak to three games. Read more here.
January 2, 2020 - Zalgiris erases 15-point deficit to beat Maccabi Zalgiris
Kaunas rallied from a 15-point third-quarter deficit to defeat Maccabi
FOX Tel Aviv 73-68 in front of a sell-out crowd of 15,500 at Zalgirio
Arena. Lukas Lekavicus scored a season-high 20 points to pace the
Lithuanian champs, who won their second straight game to improve to
5-12. Read more here.
January 2, 2020 - Euroleague Basketball mourns David J. Stern Euroleague
Basketball joins the world basketball community in mourning the passing
on Wednesday of David J. Stern, who led the sport to its greatest
heights of global recognition during his 30-year tenure as NBA
Commissioner. Read more here.
January 2, 2020 - MVP of December: Rashawn Thomas, Partizan NIS We
have the third monthly MVP of the 2019-20 season. It is Rashawn Thomas
of Partizan NIS. Rashawn Thomas has proven, throughout the month of
December, his dominance at the ABA League courts wherever he has
appeared. Read more here.
January 1, 2020 - Turkish Airlines EuroLeague, Round 17 The
first games of 2020 will see the Turkish Airlines EuroLeague Regular
Season reach its midway point with a series of games that could reveal
a great deal about the teams' prospects for the remainder of the season
– including a big road test for the hottest team on the continent. Read
January 1, 2020 - Promitheas signs Mantazaris away from UNICS Promitheas
Patras fortified its backcourt with the signing of point guard Vangelis
Mantzaris, who is a two-time Turkish Airlines EuroLeague champion.
Mantzaris (1.94 meters, 29 years old) arrives from UNICS Kazan. Read