November 30, 2015 - Turkish Airlines Euroleague MVP for November: Nicolo Melli, Brose Baskets Bamberg As
November ends, however, Bamberg has punched its ticket to the next
phase with four straight victories that featured extraordinarily
diverse performances by Nicolo Melli, Euroleague Basketball's selection
for MVP of the Month. Read more here.
November 30, 2015 - CSKA's Jackson out with broken facial bones Aaron
Jackson will be out of action in the short term for CSKA Moscow after
suffering a concussion and broken bones in a domestic league game.
Jackson, was hit with elbow by Grigory Motovilov of Zenit in the VTB
League game between their teams and had to be hospitalized. Read more here.
November 30, 2015 - Kobe Bryant says he will retire at end of season After
20 years in a Lakers uniform, Kobe Bryant determined that his aching
body and his passion for the game had both grown weaker than his
excitement about the future. That's when Kobe decided he could only
wait a few more months to begin his life after the Lakers. Read more here.
November 30, 2015 - Thrilling derby in Podgorica, Buducnost scored overtime win Buducnost
VOLI survived overtime thriller against Sutjeska and remained at the
top spot of ABA League. Visitors had two shots to win this match.
Buducnost VOLI played smart in crucial moments and insisted on placing
the ball just under the basket. Read more here.
November 30, 2015 - Dramatic game in Zagreb and big win for Cedevita One
missed free throw of Danilo Andjusic and one offensive rebound of Henry
Walker eventually decided the winner. Cedevita prevailed over Partizan
NIS in dramatic game in Zagreb. They both wanted this win so much, but
at the end there could have been only one winner. It was Cedevita! Read
November 30, 2015 - Tajfun protect their home court again Tajfun
have deepened the crisis of MZT Skopje Aerodrom by handing them over
fourth defeat in a row and have climbed towards the middle of the
standings with third victory in their last four games. Tomaz Bolcina
was the unsolvable enigma for the guests this time. Read more here.
November 30, 2015 - Rockets rally in fourth, beat Knicks 116-111 in overtime It
took almost the whole game, but the Rockets finally took a lead and
held it. Trevor Ariza's tiebreaking 3-pointer with 1:14 left in
overtime and Marcus Thornton's two free throws with less than a second
left lifted Houston to a 116-111 victory over the New York Knicks on
Sunday night. Read more here.
November 29, 2015 - Overtime win for Mega Leks against Krka
Thriller masters live in Sremska Mitrovica! Mega Leks prevailed over
Krka after overtime. Ognjen Jaramaz is the hero of the home team as he
made 7 points in additional 5 minutes. Mega Leks had 5 players with
double digits, but there is no doubt that Jaramaz was the hero this
time. Read more here.
November 29, 2015 - Olimpija's wait on new win is over Union
Olimpija have rolled over Metalac Farmakom at home in Stozice Arena and
have ended their 5-games long winless streak. The guests in trouble
after losing the third contest in a row. Luka Rupnik has deserved
himself the man of the match honour. Read more here.
November 28, 2015 - Curry scores 41 points, Warriors pour in 3s to go 17-0 Warriors
rained 3s in the desert and pushed their NBA-record start to 17-0.
Stephen Curry scored 41 points in three quarters and the Warriors made
a franchise-record 22 3-pointers (in 38 attempts) during their
highest-scoring game of the season, a 135-116 rout of the Phoenix Suns.
Read more here.
November 28, 2015 - Turkish Airlines Euroleague Regular Season, Round 7 MVP: Jamel McLean, EA7 Emporio Armani Milan When
his team badly needed a victory to stay alive in the race to reach the
Top 16, Jamel McLean produced a career-best night in leading EA7
Emporio Armani to an 88-84 victory over Anadolu Efes and in so doing
earned MVP honors for Round 7 of the Euroleague Regular Season. Read
November 28, 2015 - ABA league 2015-16 Game 12 preview With
two games scheduled for today, Game 12 in ABA league regular season
will start. After 11 played games, Buducnost VOLI is still leader at
standings with great 9-2 record. Crvena zvezda Telekom, Cedevita and
Mega Leks are just behind with 8-3 record. Read more here.
November 28, 2015 - Zirbes and Crvena Zvezda drop Madrid to last place Crvena
Zvezda Telekom sent reigning Turkish Airlines Euroleague champion Real
Madrid to last place in Group A with a 94-88 come-from-behind win. Maik
Zirbes starred with 26 points on 10-of-12 shooting – including 15
points in the final six minutes to help Zvezda finish Madrid off. Read
November 28, 2015 - Panathinaikos holds onto key 66-69 win in Izmir Panathinaikos
Athens never trailed but nonetheless needed a big last-minute shot to
pull out a dramatic 66-69 road win over Pinar Karsiyaka Izmir on
Friday. The victory lifted the Greens' record to 3-4, good for a share
of the third place in Group C with Zalgiris Kaunas. Read more here.
November 28, 2015 - Lokomotiv’s historic rout of Zalgiris sends it to Top 16 Lokomotiv
Kuban Krasnodar jumped into the Top 16 in style with a historic 80-50
rout of Zalgiris Kaunas on Friday evening. Lokomotiv set a team record
for fewest points allowed and came within 1 of the largest margin of
victory in the club’s Euroleague history. Read more here.
November 28, 2015 - Luka Pavicevic is the new Buducnost VOLI head coach Former
Montenegro national team head coach Luka Pavicevic is the new head
coach of Buducnost VOLI. The agreement on cooperation of the club with
the 47-year old tactician, who began his playing career in blue jersey
has been reached on Friday evening. Read more here.
November 28, 2015 - Harden scores 50 as Rockets beat winless 76ers 116-114 With
Philadelphia desperately for its first win, James Harden took over for
the Houston Rockets. Harden had 50 points, nine rebounds and eight
assists, and the Rockets beat the lowly 76ers 116-114 on Friday night.
Read more here.
November 27, 2015 - Bryant, Renfroe lead Bayern to road win over Khimki FC
Bayern Munich got back to its winning ways and bolstered its Top 16
chances with a resounding 70-81 road win over Khimki Moscow Region in
the Round 7 opener. Bayern not only swept the regular season series
against Khimki, but also snapped its three-game losing streak. Read
November 27, 2015 - Fenerbahce beats Strasbourg to storm into Top 16 Fenerbahce
Istanbul advanced to the Turkish Airlines Euroleague Top 16 from Group
A by thrashing Strasbourg 81-64 at home on Thursday. Fenerbahce
improved to 6-1 and has a two-game gap over every other team with three
games to go in the round. Read more here.
November 27, 2015 - Unicaja flies past Maccabi, 82-68, to reach Top 16 Unicaja
Malaga recovered from its first loss of the season by vaulting into the
Top 16 with a no-doubt-about it 82-68 victory over visiting Maccabi FOX
Tel Aviv on Thursday. Unicaja raised its record to 6-1 and continues
sharing first place in Group D with CSKA Moscow. Read more here.
November 27, 2015 - Marko Simonovski and MZT parted ways MZT
Skopje Aerodrom and their captain Marko Simonovski have agreed to part
ways midway through the season. The player has already missed past
several games of the club from Jane Sandanski due to an injury. Read
November 27, 2015 - Igor Jovovic left Buducnost VOLI Igor
Jovovic is no longer head coach of Buducnost VOLI. He resigned from
that position due to private reasons. Buducnost VOLI confirmed that two
sides have parted ways. With Jovovic on the bench, club achieved its
best score in the history of the regional competition. Read more here.
November 26, 2015 - Eurocup Round 7 co-MVP's: Billy Baron and Paul Stoll Avtodor
Saratov and Proximus Spirou Charleroi, winners this week thanks to
stellar performances by Paul Stoll and Billy Baron, who led their
respective teams with index rating performances of 36 apiece, the most
among winning players this week, to earn weekly MVP honors. Read more here.
November 26, 2015 - Turkish Airlines Euroleague Regular Season, Round 7 Round
7 of the Euroleague Regular Season promises a lot of excitement this
week. One team, CSKA Moscow, has already qualified to the Top 16 and
several others can follow this week. Some Euroleague powerhouses face
critical games in this round. Read more here.
November 26, 2015 - Buducnost uses 20-1 start to down Aris Buducnost
VOLI Podgorica stayed in the race to reach the Eurocup Last 32 in Group
D by downing Aris Thessaloniki 75-56 in the Montenegrin capital on
Wednesday. Buducnost improved to 3-4 and ties with Banvit Bandirma for
fourth place in thie group. Read more here.
November 26, 2015 - Galatasaray Odeabank Istanbul rockets into Last 32 Galatasaray
Odeabank Istanbul defeated AEK Athens 73-86 in the Greek Capital to
claim a ticket to the Last 32. Galatasaray improved to 6-1 in Group F
and is closing in on clinching first place; it now has a two-victory
lead over the next two teams, AEK and Neptunas Klaipeda, at 4-3. Read
November 26, 2015 - Nizhny Novogord bests Krasny Oktyabr Nizhny
Novogord beat Krasny Oktyabr Volgograd 82-74 and claimed a two-win
margin over fifth place in Group F with just three games left in the
regular season. NIzhny improved to 4-3 record, while Krasny Oktyabr is
at the bottom with a 1-6 record. Read more here.
November 26, 2015 - Buducnost VOLI signed with Doron Lamb Doron
Lamb is the new player of Buducnost VOLI. The 24-year old player is
expected to arrive to Podgorica on Friday. Buducnost VOLI will head
into the new season stronger with new American player, that is coming
to Podgorica from the NBA D-League. Read more here.
November 26, 2015 - Serbia inflict heavy defeat on Luxembourg Serbia
made light work of Luxembourg with a 132-38 success on the road in
EuroBasket Women 2017 qualifying Group D on Wednesday. Serbia were
utterly dominant in all facets of the game, their 66 points from the
bench illustrating how comfortable Maljkovic was to rest her starters.
Read more here.
November 26, 2015 - Slovenia storm to victory over Lithuania for first win A
big finish powered Slovenia to a 73-64 over Lithuania as they got off
to a winning start in Group A of the EuroBasket Women 2017 Qualifiers,
and left Lithuania in something of a hole. Maja Erkic played all 40
minutes and led Slovenia to victory with 19 points. Read more here.
November 25, 2015 - Neptunas Klaipeda holds off Jerusalem Neptunas
Klaipeda took a huge step towards the Last 32 with an 87-85 victory
over Hapoel Bank Yahav Jerusalem on Tuesday evening at Svyturio Arena.
The visitors stormed back from an 11-point fourth quarter deficit to
make a game of it late. Read more here.
November 25, 2015 - Union Olimpija rallies past JSF Nanterre Union
Olimpija struggled early, but dominated the final three quarters to
beat JSF Nanterre 78-65. The result left the two teams tied with 3-4
records in Group A and having split the season series evenly; Nanterre
won their Round 2 game by 13 points, too. Read more here.
November 25, 2015 - Undefeated Valencia Basket wins in Zaragoza Valencia
Basket kept its perfect record intact by beating CAI Zaragoza 76-84 on
the road Tuesday. Valencia, which had already clinched a Last 32 berth,
became the first team in the Eurocup this season to seven wins and is
closing in on clinching first place in Group C. Read more here.
November 25, 2015 - Mons-Hainaut end ASVEL's unbeaten run ASVEL
Basket's perfect record in Group A of the FIBA Europe Cup has gone as
Belfius Mons-Hainaut gave their hopes of reaching the Round of 32 a big
shot in the arm with an 89-81 win. Lionel Bosco had a game high 24
points. Read more here.
November 25, 2015 - Suns smash Turow Zgorzelec in overtime for first win Helios
Suns Domzale dominated overtime as they stunned PGE Turow Zgorzelec
97-86 and left the door to the Round of 32 open in Group I of the FIBA
Europe Cup. Marijan Cakarun had 27 points - on 13-of-16 shooting - and
eight rebounds. Read more here.
November 24, 2015 - ABA league Round 11 MVP: Jure Lalic For
the second time this season, Krka's big man Jure Lalic became the MVP
of the round. His achieved the highest individual valuation of the
round, as he led the way for his Krka over his former club Cibona in
Novo mesto. Read more here.
November 24, 2015 - Leonard has 24, Spurs defense shines in 98-84 win over Suns Kawhi
Leonard and the San Antonio Spurs kept taking the ball away from the
Phoenix Suns. Over and over. All night long. Leonard had 24 points and
13 rebounds, and the Spurs forced 28 turnovers in a 98-84 victory over
the sloppy Suns on Monday. Read more here.
November 24, 2015 - Eurocup Regular Season, Round 7 After
still-undefeated Valencia Basket of Group C became the first Last 32
qualifier a week ago, three 5-1 teams and exclusive group leaders -
Herbalife Gran Canaria Las Palmas, Zenit St. Petersburg and Galatasaray
Odeabank Istanbul - try to clinch their own spots in the next phase.
Read more here.
November 24, 2015 - Dinamo Sassari lands Calvani as new coach Just
after letting go Meo Sachetti as bench boss, Dinamo Banco di Sardegna
Sassari announced his replacement in Marco Calvani, who has signed a
deal until the end of the season. Calvani spent some time in the
Italian second division with Barcellona Pozzo di Gotto and Napoli. Read
November 24, 2015 - CAI Zaragoza finds new coach in Casadevall CAI
Zaragoza announced the arrival of a new head coach, none other than
Andreu Casadevall, who replaced Joaquin Ruiz on Monday. Casadevall, age
53, arrives from San Pablo Inmobiliaria Burgos, where he worked since
2008. He signed for the remainder of the season. Read more here.
November 24, 2015 - AEK signs Eurocup assists leader Cooper AEK
Athens reached an agreement with point guard D.J. Cooper to work
together until the end of the 2016-17 season, the club announced over
the weekend. Cooper (1.83 meters, 24 years old) arrives from Krasny
Oktyabr Volgograd, where he averaged 17.2 points. Read more here.
November 24, 2015 - Valencia's Van Rossom out 3 to 4 weeks Valencia
Basket playmaker Sam Van Rossom may miss the remainder of the Eurocup
Regular Season due to a sprained knee, the club announced Monday. Van
Rossom got injured in a Spanish League game against Retabet.es GBC.
Read more here.
November 24, 2015 - Crvena zvezda Telekom won the battle of Niksic Packed
stands, great atmosphere and a tough game. At the end, Crvena zvezda
Telekom won the battle of Niksic against Sutjeska. Stefan Jovic was the
top scorer of his team with 19 points. The visitors had 34 rebounds,
while Sutjeska had only 19. Read more here.
November 24, 2015 - Zadar's tornado in the 2nd quarter gives them a win in Skopje Zadar
continue their successful run, adding the 5th win in their last 6
season appearances with a victory in Skopje, which they have won thanks
to fantastic second quarter. Glenn Cosey was the one that led the way
for Zadar in a tough away court in Skopje. He finished the game with 19
points. Read more here.
November 24, 2015 - Cedevita victorious in Valjevo thriller Cedevita
prevailed over Metalac Farmakom after a dramatic last minute in
Valjevo. Jacob Pullen scored a winning three-pointer on 20 seconds
before the end. Miro Bilan was the top scorer in Cedevita and he got
the highest index rating - 22. Read more here.
November 24, 2015 - Durant, Thunder rout Jazz 111-89 Durant
had 27 points and six rebounds, and the Oklahoma City Thunder beat the
Utah Jazz 111-89 on Monday night. It was Durant's first game since he
strained his left hamstring in the second quarter of a 125-101 victory
at Washington on Nov. 10. Read more here.
November 23, 2015 - Buducnost beat Igokea and stay alone on top Buducnost
VOLI have beaten Igokea on the road in Laktasi and will maintain their
pole position spot after 11 rounds played. Omar Cook is without the
doubt the man of the match, thanks to his tremendous performance in the
second half, when his team made the difference. Read more here.
November 22, 2015 - Dinamo Sassari parts ways with Coach Sacchetti Dinamo
Banco di Sardegna Sassari announced it has parted ways with long-time
head coach Romeo Sacchetti, who will be replaced on an interim basis by
assistant coaches Paolo Citrini and Massimo Maffezzoli. This is the
first coaching change for Sassari in more than six years. Read more here.
November 22, 2015 - Lalic and Sinovec downed Cibona Krka
prevailed over Cibona after a trilling finish! Jure Lalic and Stefan
Sinovec made difference as they scored 47 points altogether! Ante Zizic
got injured in the 3rd quarter. Jure Lalic was ruthless toward his
former team. He was keeping Krka in front with 24 points. Read more here.
November 22, 2015 - Mega comeback in Stozice arena Mega
Leks have come back from being down by nine points in the first half,
turned the game around in their favour and celebrated a big win on the
road in Ljubljana over one of their main competitors fort he playoffs
spot – Union Olimpija. Read more here.
November 22, 2015 - Defending Champions sweep past Germany Serbia
tipped off the defence of the EuroBasket Women crown they won for the
first time earlier this year by striding to a 100-57 Group D victory
against Germany in their opening EuroBasket Women 2017 qualifying game.
Jelena Milovanovic and Ana Dabovic both led the way. Read more here.
November 22, 2015 - Triumphant Latvia win derby thriller There
were celebrations in Riga as Latvia dug out a nerve-shredding 65-62
success against Lithuania in a gripping first EuroBasket Women 2017
qualifier in Group A. Jekabsone-Zogota scored 15 points and did the
business when it mattered, while Zane Teilane returned to also score 15
points. Read more here.
November 21, 2015 - Turkish Airlines Euroleague Regular Season, Round 6 MVP: Luke Harangody, Darussafaka Dogus Istanbul Intent
on pushing Turkish Airlines Euroleague newcomer Darussafaka Dogus
Istanbul closer to the Top 16, forward Luke Harangody put on a
career-best performance Friday to walk away with the MVP honor for
Regular Season Round 6. Read more here.
November 21, 2015 - Brown, Heurtel lead Efes past Limoges Anadolu
Efes Istanbul stopped its three-game losing streak in Group B by
downing Limoges CSP 92-74 at home on Friday. Efes improved to 3-3,
while Limoges dropped to 2-4. Derrick Brown led the winners with 21
points, Thomas Heurtel added 20. Read more here.
November 21, 2015 - Brose Baskets hands Unicaja its first loss Brose
Baskets Bamberg took over midway through the second quarter and never
looked back en route to an impressive 73-53 victory over previously
unbeaten Unicaja Malaga. The German champs outscored Unicaja 46-20 in
the middle two quarters to improve to 4-2 in Group D. Read more here.
November 21, 2015 - Delaney catches fire to lift Lokomotiv over Panathinaikos With
Malcolm Delaney sizzling in the third quarter and Victor Claver making
clutch baskets in the fourth, Lokomotiv Kuban pulled out a hard-fought
71-77 road win over the Panathinaikos Athens. Lokomotiv improved to 5-1
and a share of the first place of Group C. Read more here.
November 21, 2015 - Partizan NIS stronger than Cebular's 29 points Partizan
NIS have outscored Tajfun at home in Pionir Hall despite an amazing
performance by Sandi Cebular, who scored 2 three pointers in the final
minute. Kevin Jones of Partizan NIS finished the game with 17 points
and nine rebounds. Read more here.
November 20, 2015 - ABA league 2015-16, Game 11 preview With
one game today, Game 11 in ABA league regular season will start.
Partizan NIS will host Tajfun, and in derby game between teams from the
bottom of standings, Partizan NIS will try to use home court advantage
and grab win. Read more here.
November 20, 2015 - Fenerbahce cruises to fourth straight win Fenerbahce
Istanbul scored the first 11 points at Munich and never looked back in
throttling Bayern Munich 67-84 to remain in first place in Group A.
Bobby Dixon led the way for Fenerbahce with 25 points - 16 of those in
the first quarter as the visitors built an early 20-point lead. Read
November 20, 2015 - Barcelona beats Karsiyaka and sets new club scoring record FC
Barcelona Lassa registered its fifth consecutive win in Group C by
thrashing Pinar Karsiyaka Izmir 107-79. Barcelona broke its team
scoring record in the competition - it had previously scored 104 points
against PGE Turow Zgorzelec in 2014 and against Cibona VIP Zagreb in
2003. Read more here.
November 20, 2015 - Strasbourg rallies from 21 down to beat Zvezda Strasbourg
rallied from a 21-point second-half deficit to pull out a dramatic
78-75 win over visiting Crvena Zvezda Telekom Belgrade on Thursday
night. It was the third win in as many home games for Strasbourg, which
improved to 3-3, while Zvezda dropped to 2-4 in Group A. Read more here.
November 20, 2015 - Simonovic with Zvezda until the end of the season Crvena
Zvezda Telekom senior team member and a member of Serbia senior
national team Marko Simonovic has extended the contract with the
Beglrade side until the end of the season. Experienced forward has
returned into the red and white ranks at the beginning of the season.
Read more here.
November 19, 2015 - ratiopharm Ulm brings in defensive ace Babb ratiopharm
Ulm strengthened its perimeter game by signing swingman Chris Babb, who
will make his European debut with the club. Babb (1.96 meters, 25 years
old) is already in Ulm and has signed for the remainder of the season.
He spent the preseason with Golden State of the NBA. Read more here.
November 19, 2015 - Eurocup Round 6 co-MVP's: Loukas Mavrokefalidis and Ksistof Lavrinovic 6th
round of the Eurocup regular season featured 18 more games across
Europe and it was of a singular nature since neither of the top two
individual performances of the week belonged to players on winning
teams, so weekly MVP honors go to Loukas Mavrokefalidis and Ksistof
Lavrinovic. Read more here.
November 19, 2015 - Khimki downs the champs in Madrid Eurocup
champion Khimki Moscow Region defeated the reigning Turkish Airlines
Euroleague champion Real Madrid for the second time this season 82-85.
Tyrese Rice paced Khimki with 18 points and a career-high 8 assists as
Khimki improved to 4-2 in Group A. Read more here.
November 19, 2015 - Aris keeps share of first in Group D by beating Trabzonspor Aris
Thessaloniki remained undefeated at home and retained a share of first
place in Group D with a 78-70 victory over Trabzonspor Medical Park.
Theodoros Zaras made 5 of 7 three-pointers en route to 23 points for
Aris, which improved to 4-2. Read more here.
November 19, 2015 - Neptunas stops Galatasaray's winning streak in Group F Neptunas
Klaipeda sent a message that echoed all around the competition by
downing previously undefeated Galatasaray Odeabank Istanbul 76-82 on
the road in Group F on Wednesday. Neptunas improved to 3-3 in Group F
while Galatasaray still leads the standings at 5-1. Read more here.
November 19, 2015 - Valencia stays perfect, qualifies for Last 32 Valencia
Basket has clinched a Last 32 berth, pulling away late in 77-65 win
over the visiting SLUC Nancy on Wednesday night. Valencia remained
unbeaten and with 6-0 record atop of Group C, while Nancy dropped to
1-5, in a share of the fifth place with Proximus Spirou Charleroi. Read
November 18, 2015 - Turkish Airlines Euroleague regular season, Round 6 The
second leg of the regular season starts with the first possibility for
a team to qualify mathematically to the Top 16. That would be Unicaja
Malaga, which is also the sole unbeaten team left in the competition.
The action is spread over three days this week. Read more here.
November 18, 2015 - Porzingis scores 29, Knicks beat Hornets 102-94 Rookie
Kristaps Porzingis scored a season-high 29 points and grabbed 11
rebounds, and the New York Knicks beat the Charlotte Hornets 102-94 on
Tuesday night. Less than a week after he just missed beating the
Hornets when his 3-pointer was ruled after the buzzer. Read more here.
November 18, 2015 - Brose Baskets announces Leon Radosevic On
Tuesday afternoon, Brose Baskets Bamberg made official the addition of
forward Leon Radosevic until the end of the season. Radosevic (2.08
meters, 26 years old) arrives from Besiktas Sompo Japan Istanbul, where
he had a temporary contract. Read more here.
November 18, 2015 - AEK adds guard Armstead AEK
Athens added fire power to its roster by inking point guard Malcolm
Armstead for the remainder of the season, the club announced Tuesday.
Armstead (1.83 meters, 26 years old) arrives from Avtodor Saratov,
where he averaged 13 points on 55.6% three-point shooting. Read more here.
November 18, 2015 - MHP RIESEN Ludwigsburg beats ALBA in all-German League clash MHP
RIESEN Ludwigsburg completed a sweep of German League rival ALBA Berlin
and moved into at least second place in Group B with a 79-90 victory at
Mercedes-Benz Arena in the German capital on Tuesday. Brad Loesing
scored 18, David McCray 16. Read more here.
November 18, 2015 - Dominion BB rolls past Nanterre to remain among Group A leaders Dominion
Bilbao Basket ensured itself at least a share of first place in Group A
with a key 52-83 road win over JSF Nanterre on Friday. After starting
with a 0-13 lead, the men in black cruised the rest of the way in
improving to 4-2. The result dropped Nanterre to 3-3. Read more here.
November 18, 2015 - Gran Canaria alone atop Group B after beating Le Mans Herbalife
Gran Canaria established sole possession of first place in Group B
following a 77-62 victory over Le Mans. After trailing by 3 at
halftime, Gran Canaria used a strong third quarter to take control and
led by as many as 17 after a pair of Albert Oliver baskets to start the
fourth quarter. Read more here.
November 18, 2015 - ABA league Round 10 MVP: Ante Delas After
Zizic in the previous round, another Ante is the MVP of the round twice
in a row. With his brilliant performance, with which he led his Zadar
towards the victory against Partizan NIS, Ante Delas deserved him the
honour of the best individual of the 10th round. Read more here.
November 18, 2015 - Warriors improve to 12-0 with 115-110 win over Raptors Stephen
Curry scored 37 points to lead the defending champion Golden State
Warriors to their 12th straight win to open the season, a hard-fought
115-110 victory over the Toronto Raptors on Tuesday night. Klay
Thompson added 19 and Andrew Bogut scored 13 for the Warriors. Read
November 17, 2015 - Maccabi FOX announces Zan Tabak as new head coach Zan
Tabak, who won three Euroleague titles as a player and last season's as
an assistant coach, is Maccabi FOX choice to lead its bench as the team
tries to climb out of fifth place in its regular season group. Tabak,
45, replaces Guy Goodes, who was released by Maccabi a week ago. Read
November 17, 2015 - Milan brings in injured Rakim Sanders EA7
Emporio Armani Milan announced on Monday afternoon the addition of
forward Rakim Sanders through the rest of the season. However, Sanders
(1.93 meters, 26 years old) is injured and will not be available to
play with the team until January of next year. Read more here.
November 17, 2015 - Lietuvos Rytas dismisses head coach Nicola Lietuvos
Rytas Vilnius dismissed head coach Marcelo Nicola after less than a
year on the club's bench. Assistant coach Aurimas Jasilionis will
assume head coaching duties on an interim basis. Nicola, 44, first
joined the club in February and coached it in the Eurocup Eighthfinals.
Read more here.
November 17, 2015 - Nizhny signs combo guard Zaryazhko Nizhny
Novgorod, looking to boost its standing in Group F during the second
half of the Eurocup Regular Season, has signed experience young guard
Victor Zaryazhko for the rest of the season. Zaryazhko spent two of the
last three seasons with Krasnye Krylia Samara. Read more here.
November 17, 2015 - 2015-16 Eurocup regular season, Round 6 The
second meetings of the season between group opponents and the first
possibilities for qualification to the Last 32 highlight a big Regular
Season Round 6 in the Eurocup. Three big games on Tuesday start the
action, then 15 more keep the party going on Wednesday. Read more here.
November 17, 2015 - Zadar downed Partizan with brilliant performance of Ante Delas Zadar
have downed Partizan NIS and continued with great run of results in
this season. Ante Delas marked this game with 27 points! Zadar and
Partizan NIS have played one more super exciting game in which the home
side scored a huge win at the end. Read more here.
November 16, 2015 - Cedevita crushed Olimpija, keep on counting victories Cedevita
achieved their sixth win in a row, third in the ABA League, by beating
Union Olimpija at home in Dom sportova. Everything was decided in the
initial twenty minutes of the game. Cedevita stay on the winning track
even after hosting Union Olimpija. Read more here.
November 16, 2015 - Igokea stunned Crvena zvezda Crvena
zvezda Telekom will not be the leader on the standings after this
round. Igokea played a superb match and stunned the reigning champions
in front of their crowd. Vuk Radivojevic scored those crucial
three-pointers in the fourth quarter, while he finished the game with
20 points. Read more here.
November 15, 2015 - Buducnost back on winning track Buducnost
VOLI have managed to return to the winning track following last round's
defeat in Belgrade. At home they overpowered MZT Skopje Aerodrom thanks
to great second half performance. Tadija Dragicevic dominated the court
with 19 points. Read more here.
November 15, 2015 - Mega step forward for Milojevic and his crew Mega
Leks scored a very valuable win against Cibona after a tough battle in
Sremska Mitrovica. The visitors had 40 attempts for 3pts! Danilo
Nikolic finished the match with 20 points and he was the top scorer in
Mega Leks. Read more here.
November 15, 2015 - Big road win for Sutjeska in Novo mesto Sutjeska
have achieved their third triumph of the season by edging out Krka in
Novo mesto, thanks to a fantastic last minute performance. Radosav
Spasojevic was the best individual of the game for the winning side.
After 40 minutes he had 12 points, 3 rebounds. Read more here.
November 14, 2015 - Regular Season, Round 5 MVP: Nicolo Melli, Brose Baskets Bamberg Brose
Baskets Bamberg forward Nicolo Melli chose his first official game ever
as a visitor in his native Italy to put on his best Turkish Airlines
Euroleague performance yet and walk away with the MVP of the Week honor
for Regular Season Round 5. Read more here.
November 14, 2015 - Unicaja Malaga beats CSKA in Moscow to become lone unbeaten team at 5-0 Unicaja
Malaga sent a message that was heard all around Europe with a 78-86
victory over CSKA Moscow in the Russian capital on Friday evening.
Edwin Jackson and Mindaugas Kuzminskas starred for Unicaja, which
improved to 5-0. Read more here.
November 14, 2015 - Pullen, Bilan lead Cedevita to third straight win Cedevita
Zagreb stormed into second place in Group B after taking charge in the
second half for a 76-67 victory over Laboral Kutxa Vitoria Gasteiz. The
win was the third in a row for Cedevita, which reached the midway point
of the Turkish Airlines Euroleague Regular Season with a 3-2 record.
Read more here.
November 14, 2015 - Fenerbahce beats Khimki, climbs to first place in Group A In
an exciting showdown that literally went down to the wire in Group A,
Fenerbahce Istanbul downed Khimki Moscow Region 88-83 in front of over
11,700 fans on Friday. Fenerbahce now leads Group A with a 4-1 record,
with Khimki right behind at 3-2. Read more here.
November 14, 2015 - Tajfun defeated Metalac Farmakom, Cebular made difference Tajfun
have once again showed how good they are when playing in front of home
crowd. Metalac Farmakom have fallen in Celje! Slow and steady.
That is how Tajfun were breaking the resistance of Metalac Farmakom,
until they finally managed to clinch a valuable win. Read more here.
November 14, 2015 - Olympiacos loses center Young to torn ACL Group
B leader Olympiacos Piraeus suffered a big blow on Friday when it
learned that starting center Patric Young tore his anterior cruciate
ligament during Thursday's road win over Anadolu Efes Istanbul and may
be sidelined long-term. Read more here.
November 13, 2015 - ABA league 2015-16, Game 10 preview Time
for new excitements in ABA league as Round 10 is right here. Only one
game today as Tajfun will host Metalac. Three more games will be played
tomorrow, November 14. Two games are sheduled for November 15, and one
game for November 16. Read more here.
November 13, 2015 - Olympiacos rallies past Efes in overtime In
a dramatic Game of the Week, visiting Olympiacos Piraeus rallied from a
late fourth-quarter double-digit deficit to force overtime and edge
Anadolu Efes Istanbul 87-91. Olympiacos had a 15-point margin in the
second quarter, but Jayson Granger led a big Efes rally. Read more here.
November 13, 2015 - Jovic, Miller help Crvena Zvezda beat Bayern to snap skid Crvena
Zvezda Telekom Belgrade hit all 9 of its three-pointers in the second
half in pulling a away to a resounding 79-90 road win over FC Bayern
Munich on Thursday night. Stefan Jovic set a new Euroleague record with
19 assists and Quincy Miller scored 22 points to lead Zvezda. Read more
November 13, 2015 - Barcelona rallies to hand Lokomotiv its first loss In
a battle for first place in Group D, FC Barcelona Lassa registered its
fourth consecutive win by edging Lokomotiv Kuban Krasnodar 72-68 at
Palau Blaugrana on Thursday. The two teams are now tied for the best
records in Group D at 4-1 record. Read more here.
November 13, 2015 - Jovic sets assists record in Crvena Zvezda road win! Crvena
Zvezda Telekom Belgrade's second-year point guard, Stefan Jovic, broke
the Euroleague record with 19 assists on Thursday in his team's 79-90
road win against FC Bayern Munich. Jovic's career high in 24 previous
Euroleague games had been 9 assists. Read more here.
November 12, 2015 - Eurocup Round 5 co-MVPs: Earl Rowland, Loukas Mavrokefalidis The
halfway mark of the regular season was surpassed this week, and the
race for the Last 32 is as busy as ever. Two players share weekly MVP
honors as Loukas Mavrokefalidis and Earl Rowland racked up respective
38 index rating performances. Read more here.
November 12, 2015 - Aldridge returns and Spurs beat Portland 113-101 Kawhi
Leonard finished with 20 points for the Spurs, who won their third
straight. Damian Lillard led the Blazers with 22 points, including five
3-pointers, and nine assists. Portland has lost three straight. The
game marked Aldridge's first appearance in Portland since he signed a
four-year deal. Read more here.
November 12, 2015 - Turkish Airlines Euroleague Regular Season, Round 5: Halfway point is here! The
2015-16 Turkish Airlines Euroleague regular season reaches its halfway
mark this season with another round of exciting games. A showdown
between two of the last three undefeated teams, some powerhouses
playing already critical games at home. Read more here.
November 12, 2015 - EWE Baskets Oldenburg wins a thriller in Ljubljana In
a thriller that went down to the final second, Vaughn Duggins hit a
game-winning shot to lift the visiting EWE Basket Oldenburg over Union
Olimpija Ljubljana 81-82 on Wednesday night. Oldenburg led and
controlled things for 34 minutes. Read more here.
November 12, 2015 - Valencia takes care of Spirou, moves to 5-0 Valencia
Basket remained undefeated atop of Group C with a great defensive
effort in a comfortable 49-65 road win at Proximus Spirou Charleroi on
Wednesday. Despite playing without Bojan Dubljevic, Valencia improved
to 5-0, while Spirou dropped to 0-5. Read more here.
November 12, 2015 - ALBA wins its fourth straight ALBA
Berlin remained in a share of the first place in Group B with a
hard-fought 68-72 road win over the winless Enel Basket Brindisi. This
is fourth consecutive win for ALBA which improved to 4-1 record, while
newcomer Brindisi is at 0-5. Read more here.
November 12, 2015 - Darussafaka pens Aldemir to four-year deal Darussafaka
Dogus Istanbul strengthened its frontline by signing Turkish national
team center Furkan Aldemir to a four-year deal. Aldemir (2.07 meters,
24 years old) arrives from Philadelphia of the NBA, with whom he
averaged 2.3 points and 4.3 rebounds in 41 games last season. Read more
November 12, 2015 - Euroleague mourns Eurocup legend Wright Euroleague
Basketball joins the European basketball community in mourning the
premature passing today of Michael Wright, who starred for a good
number of continental clubs for over a decade. Wright passed away at
age 35. Read more here.
November 12, 2015 - Warriors remain unbeaten with 100-84 win over Grizzlies Stephen
Curry scored 28 points and Andre Iguodala added 20 as the Warriors
matched the 9-0 start of the 1960-61 Warriors with a 100-84 victory
over the Memphis Grizzlies on Wednesday night. Harrison Barnes added 19
points for Golden State. Read more here.
November 11, 2015 - Samardziski leaves Mega Leks Predrag
Samardziski is a new player of Turkish club - Büyükçekmece. Experienced
center had an "open" contract with Mega Leks, so he was able to
negotiate with any other club. Eventually, when he received a lucrative
offer from Istanbul, he decided to continue career in Turkey. Read more
November 11, 2015 - McCollum leads Galatasaray to come-from-behind win over Nizhny Galatasaray
Odeabank Istanbul rallied late behind Erick McCollum to beat Nizhny
Novgorod 87-85 and remain undefeated in Group F. McCollum scored 15 of
his 22 points in the fourth quarter to bring the hosts back from a
12-point deficit. Read more here.
November 11, 2015 - JSF Nanterre knocks down 14 threes in rout of Bonn Terrance
Campbell and Hugo Invernizzi knocked down 5 three-pointers apiece to
lead JSF Nanterre to a 101-78 rout of Telekom Baskets Bonn. Campbell
totaled 21 points and 6 assists and Invernizzi scored 18 in a victory.
Read more here.
November 11, 2015 - MHP RIESEN Ludwigsburg leaves Le Mans with key OT victory MHP
RIESEN Ludwigsburg survived overtime to beat Le Mans Sarthe Basket
75-81 on Tuesday. The victory ensured Ludwigsburg a spot in the top
half of Group B at the midway point of the regular season with a 3-2
record, while Le Mans slipped to 1-4. Read more here.
November 11, 2015 - Gran Canaria uses big fourth quarter to dump Reggio Emilia Kevin
Pangos scored 8 points in a decisive 14-0 fourth quarter run as
Herbalife Gran Canaria Las Palmas rallied past Grissin Bon Reggio
Emilia 76-67 on Tuesday night. The hosts trailed 55-61 midway through
the fourth quarter when Pangos and co. stepped up. Read more here.
November 11, 2015 - Euroleague Basketball A-Licence Clubs and IMG Agree On 10-Year Joint Venture In
a historic 10-year deal, with an option for a further 10 years,
Euroleague Basketball and IMG, a global leader in sports, fashion and
media, have set up a revolutionary joint venture to form new European
competitions from the 2016-17 season onward. Read more here.
November 11, 2015 - Szolnoki Olaj signs Kovacs, releases Green Szolnoki
Olaj shook up its backcourt on Tuesday by signing Peter Kovacs and
releasing Rodney Green. Kovacs (1.89 meters, 27 years old) arrives from
KTE-Duna Aszfalt Kecskemet, which he helped to the Hungarian League and
Cup finals last season, only to lose to Szolnoki. Read more here.
November 10, 2015 - Timberwolves blow 34-point lead, recover to beat Hawks Wiggins
tied a career high with 33 points, Karl-Anthony Towns added 17 and the
Minnesota Timberwolves blew a 34-point lead before snapping the Hawks'
seven-game winning streak with a 117-107 victory on Monday night. Read
November 10, 2015 - AEK adds size with Mavroeidis AEK
Athens bolstered its frontcout on Tuesday by inking experienced big man
Dimitris Mavroeidis for the remainder of the season. Mavroeidis (2.08
meters, 30 years old) arrives from Nea Kifisia, where he averaged 14.2
points and 10.2 rebounds in five Greek League games this season. Read
November 10, 2015 - ABA league Round 9 MVP: Ante Zizic Young
center Ante Zizic of Cibona is the MVP of the 9th round of the season,
thanks to his monstruous performance in Niksic against Sutjeska. He led
his team to the victory and finished the clash with the highest index
rating of the round. Read more here.
November 10, 2015 - 2015-16 Eurocup regular season Round 5 The
2015-16 Eurocup reached the midway point of the regular season this
week. Going into Round 5, there are three unbeaten teams that will try
to keep their perfect records intact, while the three winless teams
hope to end their struggles and get back in the races to make it to the
Last 32. Read more here.
November 10, 2015 - EA7 Milan loses Macvan to broken hand EA7
Emporio Armani Milan big man Milan Macvan could miss the rest of the
regular season after breaking his right hand in an Italian League game
over the weekend. Team Dr. Marco Bigoni operated on Macvan on Monday
and deemed the procedure to be a success. Read more here.
November 10, 2015 - Zvezda the first to take two points home from Skopje Crvena
zvezda Telekom have become the first team this season to triumph on the
road in Jane Sandanski Arena against MZT Skopje Aerodrom and have
joined Buducnost VOLI at the top of the standings after the complete
9th round played. Read more here.
November 10, 2015 - Bulls pull away in 2nd half, top winless 76ers 111-88 Nikola
Mirotic had 20 points and 10 rebounds and Pau Gasol scored 16 points to
lead the Chicago Bulls past Philadelphia, 111-88 on Monday night. The
Bulls played without Joakim Noah and still cruised to a 15-point lead
in the first quarter that they eventually stretched to 26. Read more here.
November 9, 2015 - Maccabi FOX parts ways with Goodes Maccabi
FOX Tel Aviv announced Monday that it has parted ways with head coach
Guy Goodes after his full season plus one month on the bench. Goodes
will be replaced on an interim basis by assistant Avi Even while the
team looks for a permanent candidate, the announcement said. Read more here.
November 9, 2015 - Majstorovic broke his hand, two months OUT Bad
news are coming from Valjevo. Djordje Majstorovic broke his right hand
and he will be sidelined for approximately two months. He
suffered this tough injury at the last training before the game against
Zadar. He tried to block his teammate, but he hit the rim and broke his
right hand. Read more here.
November 9, 2015 - Cedevita beat Mega Leks and tied themselves in the standings The
match of the round between Cedevita and Mega Leks has proven to
rightfully deserve this name. In a fantastic performance of both teams,
where both of them have performed several ups and downs, the home side
made a break in the last quarter and have protected their home court.
Read more here.
November 9, 2015 - Tajfun have returned on the winning path Winds
of change in Celje! Tajfun defeated Union Olimpija and got out of the
losing streak. They had 5 defeats in a row in ABA League. But, that
losing streak has finally come to the end! Tajfun have scored their
third win in this season, against a local rival - Union Olimpija. Read
November 8, 2015 - Huge win for Partizan NIS, the leader has fallen in Pionir Hall! Is
there a better way to bounce back on your feet than to defeat the
current leader? Partizan NIS outplayed Budućnost VOLI. Top scorer was
Kevin Jones with 18 points. He was simply unstoppable down in the paint
and it really seems that Partizan NIS got a big reinforcement. Read
November 8, 2015 - Cibona's history in Niksic starts with a win In
their first ever game played in Niksic, Cibona have taken the two
points by cracking Sutjeska in the final period, thanks especially to
the fantastic performance of point guard James Florence. He led the way
in scoring for his team when the decisive moments came and scored 26
points. Read more here.
November 8, 2015 - Krka made valuable break in Laktasi Krka
conceded only 20 points for the whole second half and scored a valuable
road win against Igokea. Luka Lapornik has once again showed how good
he is from long range. He showed a true winning character as he did not
let some missed shots change his attitude. Read more here.
November 8, 2015 - Jamar Wilson signed with Partizan NIS Partizan
NIS have finished their search for a new point guard! Jamar Wilson has
signed contract with the black and whites. Jamar Wilson is an American
player with significant international experience. He has played in
Belgium, Finland and Australia, while he spent the last season in
France. Read more here.
November 7, 2015 - NBA forward Henry Walker is coming to Cedevita William
Henry "Bill" Walker, 198 cm tall and 28-year old American forward has
agreed to sign with Cedevita nad will arrive to Zagreb by the end of
the week. After he passes the medical examinations, the player will
sign with the Zagreb Euroleague side. Read more here.
November 7, 2015 - Turkish Airlines Euroleague Regular Season, Round 4 MVP: Felipe Reyes, Real Madrid Felipe
Reyes may not have made the headlines after Real Madrid's remarkable
come-from-behind 101-99 victory over FC Bayern Munich, but without his
hard work in the trenches throughout the game, Los Blancos would not
have had the chance to win in the closing seconds. Read more here.
November 7, 2015 - Harden scores 43 to lead Rockets past Kings 116-110 Slowly
but surely, James Harden and the Houston Rockets are working out of
their early-season funk. Harden scored 22 of his season-high 43 points
in the second half to lead the Rockets to a 116-110 win over the
Sacramento Kings on Friday night. Read more here.
November 7, 2015 - Fenerbahce chalks up road win at Zvezda Fenerbahce
Istanbul picked up a big road win in Group A, never trailing en route
to a comfortable 60-74 win over Crvena Zvezda Telekom Belgrade at the
Kombank Arena in the Serbia capital. This is first road win for any
team in regular season Group A. Read more here.
November 7, 2015 - Second-half defense gives Lokomotiv fourth win Lokomotiv
Kuban Krasnodar remained undefeated in Group C by thrashing Pinar
Karsiyaka Izmir 72-53 at home on Friday. Lokomotiv improved to 4-0,
while Karsiyaka dropped to 1-3. Malcolm Delaney and Evgeny Voronov led
the winners with 15 points apiece and Victor Claver added 13. Read more
November 7, 2015 - Stelmet Zielona Gora outlasts Panathinaikos Stelmet
Zielona Gora outlasted Panathinaikos Athens 71-68 on Friday evening to
record its first win of the Turkish Airlines Euroleague season. The
Polish champs improved to 1-3 in Group C, like Panathinaikos, to join
Pinar Karsiyaka Izmir in a tied for fourth place. Read more here.
November 7, 2015 - CSKA forward Khryapa out indefinitely CSKA
Moscow forward Victor Khryapa will be sidelined indefinitely after
sustaining a broken left wrist in Thursday’s Game of the Week victory
over Darussafaka Dogus Istanbul in Turkey. The team medical staff will
reevaluate the injury Monday in Moscow to decide on the course of
action. Read more here.
November 7, 2015 - Metalac won the home court thriller Metalac
Farmakom have beaten Zadar in the opening game of ABA League 9th round
after a last minute thriller. Ivan Ramljak's turnover with 5 seconds
left on the clock was the one that decided the outcome of the game.
Read more here.
November 7, 2015 - Warriors stay unbeaten behind another big night from Curry Stephen
Curry fully expects to top his NBA MVP season. Curry led the way once
more with 34 points and 10 assists, his supporting cast did plenty to
take the pressure off, and the defending champion Warriors beat the
Denver Nuggets 119-104 on Friday night to stay unbeaten. Read more here.
November 6, 2015 - ABA league 2015-16, Game 9 preview With
great 7-1 record, Buducnost VOLI is still leader in ABA league. Crvena
zvezda and Mega Leks have 6-2 record. Partizan NIS with 2-6 record
share last position with newcomers Tajfun and Sutjeka. Partizan NIS
will host Buducnost VOLI in Belgrade. Read more here.
November 6, 2015 - Cedevita seizes second straight road win, 68-77 at Milan! Cedevita
sent a message around the Turkish Airlines Euroleague with its second
consecutive road win of the season on Thursday, a resourceful 68-77
decision against host EA7 Emporio Armani Milan. Cedevita moved to 2-2
in Group B a week after it shocked Anadolu Efes in Istanbul. Read more here.
November 6, 2015 - Melli, Theis lead Bamberg past Maccabi In
the first ever meeting between the sides, Brose Baskets Bamberg beat
Maccabi FOX Tel Aviv 77-66 at home on Thursday. Bamberg registered its
second win in four games, while Maccabi dropped to 1-3. Daniel Theis
led the winners with 16 points and 7 rebounds. Read more here.
November 6, 2015 - Carroll's three-pointer lifts Real Madrid over Bayern In
one of the best games in Turkish Airlines Euroleague regular season
history, Real Madrid rallied from an 8-point deficit in the final three
minutes to beat FC Bayern Munich 101-99 on a game-winning three-point
shot by Jaycee Carroll. Read more here.
November 6, 2015 - Messina returns at the helm of Italy Ettore
Messina will coach Italy at the FIBA Olympic Qualifying Tournament and
subsequently at the Rio Olympics, should they qualify. Announcement
came 48 hours after FIP and Simone Pianigiani came to a mutual
agreement to terminate his six-year tenure as Italy national team head
coach. Read more here.
November 6, 2015 - Schio beat Avenida to get back on track Beretta
Famila Schio are back on track in EuroLeague Women Group A after coming
from behind against Perfumerias Avenida and posting a scintillating
second-half performance to ride out comfortable 88-70 winners. Jolene
Anderson led winners with 25 points. Read more here.
November 6, 2015 - UMMC dodge a bullet from Castors Braine There
was a significant scare for EuroLeague Women frontrunners UMMC
Ekaterinburg after they dodged a bullet against visiting Mithra Castors
Braine to escape with a 75-70 home floor success in Group B. Brittney
Griner and Diana Taurasi both scored 24 points. Read more here.
November 5, 2015 - Eurocup Round 4 co-MVPs: Zach Wright, Errick McCollum The
18 games of the Regular Season Round 4 had results of all kinds across
the continent, but when the battle dust settled, two players emerged
with the best prfoemances of the week. It is the first time this season
that two players share weekly MVP honors. Read more here.
November 5, 2015 - Turkish Airlines Euroleague regular season, Round 4 With
just three Turkish Airlines Euroleague teams still undefeated, Regular
Season Round 4 promises to be very exciting as teams try to jockey for
position in what looks already like a lot of tight races to reach the
Top 16. Read more here.
November 5, 2015 - Curry scores 31 to lead Warriors past Clippers, 112-108 Stephen
Curry scored 31 points, including the go-ahead 3-pointer with just over
a minute to go that led the defending champion Warriors to their fifth
straight win to open the season, 112-108 over the Los Angeles Clippers
on Wednesday night. Read more here.
November 5, 2015 - Fab Fenerbahce frontcourt sinks Sopron The
power of Fenerbahce's frontcourt proved too much for visiting Uniqa
Sopron as the Turkish giants dominated inside to ease their way to an
86-69 EuroLeague Women triumph in Group A. Alexandria Quigley top
scored with 16 points. Read more here.
November 5, 2015 - Bonner and McBride hand blow to Bourges Two
terrific displays by Dewanna Bonner and Kayla McBride delivered a dent
to the EuroLeague Women campaign of Tango Bourges after the duo lifted
Nadezhda Orenburg Region to an excellent 71-61 road win in France. Read
November 5, 2015 - Aris holds off Steaua's comeback to go up 3-1 in Group D Aris
Thessaloniki improved to 3-1 in Group D by edging Steaua CSM EximBank
Bucharest 70-66 at home on Wednesday. Aris ties for first place in
Group D while Steaua dropped to 1-3. Okaro White led the winners with
15 points. Read more here.
November 5, 2015 - Buducnost uses great defense to down Unics Buducnost
VOLI Podgorica survived a tough test in Group D by edging Unics Kazan
73-63 in the Montenegrin capital on Wednesday. Both teams are now tied
in Group D, each with a 2-2 record, one win away from Aris Thessaloniki
and Trabzonspor Medical Park, first at 3-1 apiece. Read more here.
November 5, 2015 - ALBA comes back to down unbeaten Gran Canaria ALBA
Berlin rallied from a 16-point first half deficit, then used a huge
third quarter and a big game-ending run to beat Herbalife Gran Canaria
Las Palmas 84-71at the Mercedes-Benz arena in the German capital. Both
teams now hold 3-1 record, and a three-team share of the lead in Group
B. Read more here.
November 5, 2015 - ABA league Round 8 MVP: Nikola Ivanovic For
the second time this season, excellent Mega Leks' point guard Nikola
Ivanovic has become the MVP of the round. With another powerful
performance he led his team to the victory against Sutjeska, collected
a valuation of 31 and became the best individual for Round 8! Read more
November 5, 2015 - Horford, Schroder lead Hawks in 101-87 victory over Nets Al
Horford scored 21 points, Dennis Schroder added 20 and the Hawks won
their fifth straight game, 101-87 over the Brooklyn Nets. Brook Lopez
finished with a season-high 27 points and Thaddeus Young had 14 for
Brooklyn, which dropped to 0-5. Read more here.
November 4, 2015 - Crvena Zvezda brings back point guard Williams Crvena
Zvezda Telekom Belgrade has reunited with point guard Marcus Williams,
who starred for the club last season. Williams (1.91 meters, 30 years
old) signed a deal for the reminder of the season. He is expected in
Belgrade next week, but will not be eligible to compete until December.
Read more here.
November 4, 2015 - Darussafaka Dogus adds guard Wilbekin Darussafaka
Dogus Istanbul reach an agreement with combo guard Scottie Wilbekin,
the club announced Tuesday. Wilbekin (1.88 meters, 23 years old)
arrives from Philadelphia of the NBA, where he played until this month.
Read more here.
November 4, 2015 - Avtodor Saratov adds shooter Stoll Avtodor
Saratov added another weapon to its backcourt by signing guard Paul
Stoll. The contract is through the end of the Eurocup Regular Season
with an option to extend it for the remainder of the season. Stoll will
be reunited at Saratov with Coach Brad Greenberg. Read more here.
November 4, 2015 - Reggio Emilia rolls over Le Mans Grissin
Bon Reggio Emilia remained undefeated at home this season by beating Le
Mans Sarthe Basket 93-82 on Tuesday to improve to 3-1 in Group B.
Amedeo Della Vale led a balanced attack with 20 points, Achille
Polonara posted 14 points and 10 rebounds. Read more here.
November 4, 2015 - MHP RIESEN Ludwigsburg keeps Brindisi winless MHP
RIESEN Ludwigsburg held off a late charge from Enel Basket Brindisi to
win 84-80 on Tuesday. The win boosted Ludwigsburg to 2-2 in Group B,
while Brindisi fell to 0-4. The game was tied going into the fourth
quarter, but Rocky Trice keyed a 14-0 run. Read more here.
November 4, 2015 - Valencia Basket dominates Umana Venice to remain unbeaten Valencia
Basket dominated Umana Reyer Venice 88-59 to remain undefeated in Group
C. The hosts never trailed in becoming the first team in the
competition to rack up four wins. Rafa Martinez made 4 of 6n threes and
scored 16 points and Bojan Dubljevic netted 15 points for the winners.
Read more here.
November 4, 2015 - Crvena zvezda Telekom win the battle against Partizan NIS Crvena
zvezda Telekom scored a win over Partizan NIS in the first Belgrade
derby of the season. The red and whites had 6 players with double
digits in this match! Quincy Miller was the top scorer with 17 points,
Gal Mekel had 12 points and 9 assists. Read more here.
November 4, 2015 - Siriscevic back at Cibona After
recently bringing in Nebojsa Joksimovic and James Florence and gaining
the long-awaited letter of clearance for Zan Mark Sisko, Cibona have
acquired a new reinforcement for the remainder of the season. Ivan
Siriscevic returned to the club from Mitteldeutscher. Read more here.
November 3, 2015 - Another big night for Curry, Warriors breeze past Memphis A
50-point win for Stephen Curry and the defending champion Warriors and
the season isn't even a week old. Curry scored 21 of his 30 points in
an emphatic third-quarter stretch and the reigning NBA MVP followed up
his 53-point performance from the weekend. Read more here.
November 3, 2015 - 2015-16 Eurocup regular season Round 4 Among
18 showdowns on tap in Round 4 of the regular season, four undefeated
teams try to remain perfect and five winless teams aim to get back in
the race this week. The first three games start the ball rolling on
Tuesday, with a barrage of 15 more action-packed matchups on Wednesday.
Read more here.
November 3, 2015 - Limoges reenforces with veteran Diawara In
an effort to get stronger for the ongoing Turkish Airlines Euroleague
Top 16 race, Limoges CSP has announced the addition to its roster of
veteran swingman Yakhouba Diawara for the rest of the season. Diawara
(2.01 meters, 33 years old) arrives from Cimberio Varese. Read more here.
November 3, 2015 - PAOK adds size with Euroleague champ Schortsanitis PAOK
Thessaloniki bolstered its frontcourt by inking one of the
most-dominant centers in European basketball over the past decade,
Sofoklis Schortsanitis, for the remainder of the season. Schortsanitis
(2.06 meters, 30 years old) arrives from Crvena Zvezda Telekom
Belgrade. Read more here.
November 3, 2015 - Moors takes over from Vervaeck at Antwerp FIBA
Europe Cup participants Port of Antwerp Giants handed the reins of the
team to former Belgian international Roel Moors on Sunday, as the club
decided to part ways with head coach Paul Vervaeck. Vervaeck had just
entered the third season of his tenure in Antwerp. Read more here.
November 3, 2015 - Turic boosted by returnees After
being dogged by an injury crisis at EuroBasket Women 2015, Braslav
Turic will have his big-hitters back on board when Croatia head into
their EuroBasket Women 2017 qualifiers later this month. The
play-caller recently trimmed a 24-strong roster down to his final 14.
Read more here.
November 3, 2015 - Harden leads Rockets to first win, 110-105 over Thunder Harden
scored 37 points, and the Houston Rockets beat the Oklahoma City
Thunder 110-105 for their first win of the season. It was the first
loss for the Thunder, who won their first three games while the Rockets
dropped their first three. Read more here.
November 2, 2015 - Turkish Airlines Euroleague MVP for October: Malcolm Delaney, Lokomotiv Kuban Krasnodar By
historic measures, this season is already among the most difficult this
century in which to stay undefeated in the Turkish Airlines Euroleague.
Just four teams made it through two games unbeaten - a first - and only
three have survived to reach 3-0 records. Read more here.
November 2, 2015 - Montenegro hand reins to Tanjevic Montenegro's
long quest for the man to steer them to EuroBasket 2017 came to a happy
end at the weekend as the legendary Bogdan Tanjevic was presented as
the new head coach of their senior national team. The position had been
vacant since September 2014. Read more here.
November 2, 2015 - Kobryn continues to power Poland Ewelina
Kobryn will continue to power Poland in the paint as part of the new
chapter to be overseen by recently appointed head coach Teodor Mollov.
Ewelina Kobryn was Poland's top performer at EuroBasket Women 2015 with
14.3 points and six rebounds per game. Read more here.
November 2, 2015 - Cedevita stormed through Celje Cedevita
have returned to winning track by beating Tajfun on the road in Celje.
The guests have cracked the home side in the second half and deservedly
took the two points. After suffering two defeats in a row, Cedevita
returned to winning track with a strong performance throughout the
game. Read more here.
November 2, 2015 - Cibona downed Igokea, dream debut for young Sisko Cibona
have played perhaps their best game so far in this season and scored a
well-deserved win over Igokea. Young 18-year old kid Zan Mark Sisko had
a perfect debut in ABA League. Zagreb powerhouse finally showed its
true face this weekend. Read more here.
November 1, 2015 - Curry's big 3rd quarter leads Warriors past Pelicans 134-120 Stephen
Curry couldn't get the smile off of his face as he trotted back on
defense. He had just buried a 31-foot rainbow over 6-foot-10 Anthony
Davis - a play he later referred to as ''a dumb shot that went in.''
Curry scored 53 points, breaking open a tight game with a 28-point
third quarter. Read more here.
November 1, 2015 - Buducnost keep counting – 6th win in a row! Buducnost
VOLI wrote down another win in ABA League. The Blue squad prevailed
over Metalac Farmakom in Podgorica and reclaimed the first place on the
standings. Despite he was not the top scorer nor he had the biggest
index rating, Omar Cook deserved the MVP award. Read more here.
November 1, 2015 - Huge comeback and win for Krka Krka
have achieved their second victory in a row in the ABA League and ended
a 3-game winning streak by MZT Skopje Aerodrom by performing a major
comeback at home against Skopje side. Jure Lalic dominated the court in
from the very first minute. Read more here.
November 1, 2015 - Powerful Zadar gave Olimpija no chance At
home in Visnjik, Zadar have achieved their third triumph in a row in
the game against Union Olimpija and have, after Cibona and Cedevita,
knocked down another ABA League powerhouse this season. Glenn Cosey was
once again the key player for Zadar. Read more here.
November 1, 2015 - Anthony's 37 points lead Knicks to 117-110 win over Wizards Just
over eight months ago, Carmelo Anthony underwent surgery on his left
knee. On Saturday night, in his third regular-season game since then,
he had a terrific performance against the Washington Wizards. Anthony
scored 37 points to ruin the Wizards' home opener. Read more here. Check news archive here.