December 30, 2017 - Buducnost jump to the top of the standings with win over Cibona Buducnost
VOLI have beaten Cibona in Zagreb thanks to their excellent last
quarter performance and have returned where they have been throughout
the season until now – to the top of the standings. This is their 12th
win of the season out of 14 games played so far. Read more here.
December 30, 2017 - New Year's celebration in Zeleznik - FMP down Partizan NIS New
Year's celebration can officially start in Zeleznik as FMP have
defeated Partizan NIS in their last game in 2017. On top of that, FMP
now have a better head to head score against Partizan NIS and that can
be very important advantage in the race for the ABA League Playoffs.
Read more here.
December 30, 2017 - Huge win for the Orange crew - Cedevita down Igokea on the road There
is an old saying that big teams win matches even they are not playing
really good. Cedevita did not play their best match this evening, but
still they scored a very valuable road win against Igokea. Therefore,
the Orange crew have finished this year in the best possible way. Read
December 30, 2017 - Mornar continue battling for Playoffs after beating Mega Bemax Mornar
have beaten Mega Bemax in the opening game of the Saturday's ABA League
programme. They have scored their seventh win of the season and remain
strong on their chances to reach the Playoffs! Derek Needham scored 36
points. Read more here.
December 30, 2017 - Turkish Airlines EuroLeague Round 15 MVP: Luka Doncic, Real Madrid Luka
Doncic finds himself once again in a familiar position as the MVP of
the Round after pacing Real Madrid to a 77-79 road win over Turkish
Airlines EuroLeague champions Fenerbahce Dogus Istanbul on Thursday.
Read more here.
December 29, 2017 - Feldeine lifts Zvezda in Milan Crvena
Zvezda mts Belgrade grabbed its third road win of the season by edging
AX Armani Exchange Olimpia Milan 88-91 at Mediolanum Forum on Friday.
Zvezda improved to 6-9 in the standings at the regular season's halfway
mark while Milan dropped to 3-12. Read more here.
December 29, 2017 - Rodriguez sparkles, CSKA outlasts Baskonia in thriller CSKA
Moscow showed all its resilience to overturn a big early deficit and
take an 81-90 road win in a superb game at Baskonia Vitoria Gasteiz,
securing first place alone again. CSKA finished the first half of the
season 12-3, while Baskonia dropped to 7-8. Read more here.
December 29, 2017 - Efes rallies behind Brown, McCollum to steamroll Brose Anadolu
Efes Istanbul rallied from a 15-point third-quarter deficit to down
visiting Brose Bamberg 69-58 and snap a four-game losing streak on
Friday. Efes improved to 4-11, still tied for the worst record in the
competition, while Brose dropped to 6-9 at halfway mark of the regular
season. Read more here.
December 29, 2017 - Tomic leads Barcelona to streak-snapping win over host Khimki FC
Barcelona Lassa let out all its frustrations from a five-game losing
streak on the team of its former coach, downing host Khimki Moscow
Region 65-79 on Friday for its first road win of the half-finished
season. Barcelona raised its record to 5-10 while Khimki's dropped to
8-7. Read more here.
December 29, 2017 - Efes adds Toney Douglas until end of season Anadolu
Efes Istanbul announced on Friday morning the addition of shooting
guard Toney Douglas until the end of the season. Douglas (1.88 meters,
31 years old) last played with the Memphis Grizzlies of the NBA, where
he averaged 4.9 points, 2.5 rebounds and 2.3 assists in over 24 games.
Read more here.
December 29, 2017 - Zadar will spend the night in the Playoffs zone Zadar
crew made another amazing performance and they had no problems beating
MZT Skopje Aerodrom at home court, This means that Zadar will spend the
night in the Playoffs zone, as they are currently positioned at the 4th
place on the standings. Read more here.
December 29, 2017 - Srdjan Kocic is the new Buducnost VOLI player Buducnost
VOLI is continuing to invest in the future of their team. The latest
reinforcement of the Podgorica side is Srdjan Kocic. The 18-year old
Srdjan Kocic who is playing at the positions of shooting guard and
small forward and is 201 cm tall is coming from Sarajevo side OKK
Spars. Read more here.
December 28, 2017 - Shermadini powers Unicaja past Maccabi for fourth straight win Unicaja
Malaga raced to its fourth straight victory with a 78-89 comeback
triumph over Maccabi FOX Tel Aviv. The home team was ahead by double
digits in the second quarter but Unicaja’s defense took over in the
second half, restricting Maccabi to just 31 points after the break.
Read more here.
December 28, 2017 - Pangos leads Zalgiris past Olympiacos for fifth straight win Zalgiris
Kaunas made a statement on Thursday night by edging visiting Olympiacos
Piraeus 74-68 for its fifth consecutive win. Zalgiris improved to 10-5
on the season for to secure at least fourth place in the standings at
the midway point in the regular season. Read more here.
December 28, 2017 - Brilliant Doncic carries Madrid to win at champs The
rivalry between the winningest team in EuroLeague history and the
reigning champion saw another chapter written on Thursday as Luka
Doncic came within 2 rebounds of a triple-double to lead Real Madrid to
a 77-79 road win over Fenerbahce Dofus Istanbul. Read more here.
December 28, 2017 - 7Days EuroCup Regular Season, Round 10 MVP: John Roberson, ASVEL Villeurbanne The
7DAYS EuroCup Regular Season was thrilling until the very last second.
When the dust settled, 16 teams had survived to keep playing into 2018
and one player, John Roberson of ASVEL Villeurbanne, smashed a record
in the process of earning MVP honors for Round 10. Read more here.
December 27, 2017 - Reggio Emilia rallies, sinks first-place Bayern Grissin
Bon Reggio Emilia finished the regular season in style by rallying from
a double-digit deficit to down FC Bayern Munich 90-82. Reggio Emilia
learned midway through the first quarter that it had qualified for the
Top 16 thanks to Buducnost VOLI defeating Lietkabelis Panevezys. Read
December 27, 2017 - Johnson helps Darussafaka overcome Andorra in thriller Group
A winner Darussafaka Istanbul concluded its 7DAYS EuroCup Regular
Season by edging MoraBanc Andorra 68-69 for an exciting road win. It
was a real thriller, which was close all the way, with no more than 6
points separating the teams during the second half. Read more here.
December 27, 2017 - Shields, Sutton carry Trento past Ulm Dolomiti
Energia Trento shrugged off an early 13-point deficit to finish off its
7DAYS EuroCup Regular Season with an 84-94 victory at ratiopharm Ulm.
Shavon Shields paced five Trento scorers in double figures with 19
points. Read more here.
December 27, 2017 - Cedevita downs Levallois for third place in Group A Cedevita
Zagreb finished third in Group A of the 7DAYS EuroCup Regular Season by
topping Levallois Metropolitans 94-79 in the Croatian capital on
Wednesday. Cedevita finished the regular season with a 5-5 record in
Group A and claimed third place over Fiat Turin. Read more here.
December 27, 2017 - Vargas shines as ALBA routs RETAbet ALBA
Berlin routed RETAbet Bilbao Basket 86-68 on Wednesday at Mercedes-Benz
Arena in the latter’s final game of the 7DAYS EuroCup season. Akeem
Vargas scored a career-high 18 points to pace the winners, who were
already assured third place in Group C before the game started. Read
December 27, 2017 - Gibson fuels Buducnost over Lietkabelis, and into Top 16 In
a crucial Group D clash on the final night of the 7DAYS EuroCup Regular
Season, Buducnost VOLI Podgorica booked its place in the Top 16 by
downing visiting Liektabelis Panavezys 76-62 in the Montenegrin
capital. Buducnost finished the regular season with a 5-5 record. Read
December 27, 2017 - Hendrix powers Galatasaray past Jerusalem and into second place Galatasaray
Odeabank Istanbul secured second place in Group B by breezing to an
87-68 victory over Hapoel Bank Yahav Jerusalem. The second quarter was
the key, with Galatasaray enjoying a 25-12 run to establish an
insurmountable lead and ensure a 5-5 finish to the regular season. Read
December 27, 2017 - Lokomotiv routs Partizan, finishes regular season 10-0 Lokomotiv
Kuban Krasnodar completed a perfect 7DAYS EuroCup Regular Season by
overwhelming Partizan NIS Belgrade 99-64 at home in Group C on
Wednesday. Lokomotiv finished first in Group C with a 10-0 record and
will keep fighting for EuroCup glory in Top 16 Group G. Read more here.
December 26, 2017 - Rytas wins at Limoges to grab second place Lietuvos
Rytas Vilnius locked up second place in Group C with a 69-71 road
victory over Limoges CSP on Tuesday. Rytas won for the fifth time in
the last six games despite missing all 16 of its three-pointers. Read
December 26, 2017 - Zenit edges Tofas, punches Top 16 ticket Zenit
St. Petersburg booked the final Top 16 spot from Group D by holding off
Tofas Bursa 76-80 in a crucial Round 10 game on the road on Tuesday
night. There were several possible scenarios that would have put Zenit
through even with small-enough loss. Read more here.
December 26, 2017 - UNICS finishes second after winning in Turin UNICS
Kazan wrapped up second place in Group A with a 72-79 victory over Fiat
Turin PalaRuffini on Tuesday evening. Melvin Ejim posted 17 points and
8 rebounds and Stephane Lasme scored 16 points on perfect shooting as
UNICS improved to 7-3 to rank. Read more here.
December 26, 2017 - MZT Skopje Aerodrom part ways with Nikola Pavlicevic Nikola
Pavlicevic is no longer a player of MZT Skopje Aerodrom. The two sides
have terminated their contract by mutual agreement. According to the
club official statement, the player did not impress the team
management. Read more here.
December 26, 2017 - ABA league Round 13 MVP: Uros Lukovic, Mornar We
have the MVP of the 13th round of the season and it is Mornar center
Uros Lukovis. Lukovis dominated the court in the game against Partizan
NISBelgrade. At this match Uros Lukovic achieved 26 points 8 rebounds,
2 assists, 1 block and a valuation of 40.Read more here.
December 25, 2017 - 7Days EuroCup, Round 10 This
is it, 7DAYS EuroCup fans! The 2017-18 EuroCup Regular Season comes to
an end with something at stake for the vast majority of teams. Three
Top 16 spots are still up for grabs and most qualified teams are
fighting for a better position in the standings. Read more here.
December 25, 2017 - Zvezda continue their domination over Mega Crvena
zvezda mts have scored their 8th consecutive win in the 2017-18 ABA
League season after beating Mega Bemax on the road. It means that
Zvezda are still undefeated in the games against Mega Bemax, as the red
& white troops have won all of their 13 duels in the regional
league. Read more here.
December 24, 2017 - Zalgiris adds veteran playmaker Udrih Zalgiris
Kaunas added another weapon to its backcourt by signing veteran point
guard Beno Udrih for the remainder of the season. Udrih (1.91 meters,
35 years old) returns to the EuroLeague, which he last played in during
the 2002-03 season for Maccabi Tel Aviv. Read more here.
December 24, 2017 - Melvin Clevelend is no longer a player of Cibona Cibona
and Cleveland Melvin have terminated their contract by mutual
agreement. The American forward played 13 games for the Wolves in the
2017-18 ABA League season, averaging 10.4 points and 5.2 rebounds along
the way. Read more here.
December 23, 2017 - Buducnost VOLI cruised to 11th win against Igokea Buducnost
VOLI will remain at the first place in the standings even after 13
rounds played. They have cruised to the win against Igokea at home
court in Moraca Sports Hall and solved all dilemmas in the first half.
For Igokea, this is the 8th defeat of the season. Read more here.
December 23, 2017 - Turkish Airlines EuroLeague Round 14 co-MVPs: Cory Higgins, CSKA and Tornike Shengelia, Baskonia At
the end of a tough double-week it was two players, Cory Higgins of CSKA
Moscow and Tornike Shengelia of Baskonia Vitoria Gasteiz, who rose to
the challenge, leading their respective teams to victories over local
rivals on Friday. Read more here.
December 23, 2017 - Mornar have defeated Partizan after making a stunning comeback Mornar
have pulled off one of the biggest comebacks in the 2017/18 season!
They have defeated Partizan NIS on the road despite being down by 20
points in the 1st half! This is the 2nd time in this season that Mornar
have prevailed over Partizan NIS after a thrilling ending. Read more here.
December 23, 2017 - Marko Tomas gave Cibona the win over Olimpija Cibona
have prevailed over Petrol Olimpija with a buzzer beating game winner
by Marko Tomas, after the teams have been exchanging the lead
throughout the game! This is the sixth win for Cibona this season and
they are still serious candidates for a Playoffs spot. Read more here.
December 23, 2017 - Cedevita down Zadar in overtime We
will definitely not make a mistake of we write that this was one of the
most incredible games of the 2017-18 ABA League season! Cedevita have
defeated Zadar in overtime thanks to Roko Leni Ukic who made the
game-winning 2-pointer in the final second. Read more here.
December 22, 2017 - Late rally lifts Unicaja over Milan Unicaja
Malaga registered its third consecutive win, edging AX Armani Exchange
Olimpia Milan 74-71. Unicaja improved to 6-8 on the season, while Milan
dropped to 4-10. The teams traded blows for the entire night, and
neither team had a lead bigger than 8 points. Read more here.
December 22, 2017 - Baskonia holds off Barcelona in thriller In
an outstanding showdown that went down to the wire, Baskonia Vitoria
Gasteiz grabbed its seventh win in the Turkish Airlines EuroLeague
regular season by edging FC Barcelona Lassa 85-82 at home on Friday.
Baskonia improved to 7-7 in the standings while Barcelona dropped to
4-10. Read more here.
December 22, 2017 - Major comeback by FMP in final minutes for win in Skopje FMP
have been in a completely lost situation midway through the final
quarter, but have come out victorious in the game against MZT Skopje
Aerodrom on the road in Jane Sandanski. This defeat puts MZT in a
difficult position. Read more here.
December 22, 2017 - CSKA uses late 14-0 run to go past Khimki CSKA
Moscow took the Leningradka Derby in the Turkish Airlines EuroLeague by
downing Khimki Moscow Region 79-68 at home on Friday. CSKA improved to
11-3 to keep co-leadership of the standings while Khimki dropped to
8-6. Cory Higgins led the winners with a career-high 26 points. Read
December 22, 2017 - Spanoulis strikes late as Olympiacos outlasts Efes Olympiacos
Piraeus edged to a hard-fought 58-61 victory in a gruelling defensive
battle with Anadolu Efes Istanbul, keeping top spot in the standings
with an 11-3 record. Olympiacos was led by Spanoulis’s 12 points and 4
assists, while Hollis Thompson added 11 points and 5 boards. Read more here.
December 21, 2017 - Jackson, Cole lift Maccabi past champs Maccabi
FOX Tel Aviv send a message that echoed all around the Turkish Airlines
EuroLeague by downing reigning champion Fenerbahce Dogus Istanbul 82-73
at home on Thursday. Maccabi improved to 8-6 in the regular season,
while Fenerbahce dropped to 9-5. Read more here.
December 21, 2017 - Real Madrid cruises in Bamberg to end road skid Real
Madrid stormed out of the gate and never looked back as it eased to a
66-81 win at Brose Bamberg on Thursday night. It was the third
consecutive win for Madrid, which also snapped its four-game road
losing streak and improved to 8-6. Read more here.
December 21, 2017 - Panathinaikos survives Zvezda test in Belgrade Panathinaikos
Superfoods Athens held on for a tough 63-69 victory over Crvena Zvezda
mts Belgrade on Thursday at the famed Aleksandar Nikolic Hall in the
Serbian capital. The Greens racked up their seventh win in eight games
to improve to 10-4. Read more here.
December 21, 2017 - Partizan NIS part ways with Andreja Stevanovic Andreja
Stevanovic is no longer a player of Partizan NIS, as the two sides have
terminated their contract by mutual agreement. In the 2017-18 ABA
League season, Stevanovic played 8 games for Partizan NIS, averaging
3.4 points. Read more here.
December 21, 2017 - Turkish Airlines EuroLeague Round 13 co-MVPs: Jamel McLean, Olympiacos and Alexey Shved, Khimki Jamel
McLean of Olympiacos and Alexey Shved of Khimki shared Round 13 MVP
honors, each with a performance index rating of 30. McLean helped
Olympiacos beat CSKA Moscow 88-86 with a double-double of 25 points on
10-of-14 two-point shooting and 12 rebounds. Read more here.
December 21, 2017 - 7Days EuroCup Regular Season, Round 9 MVP: Boris Diaw, Levallois Metropolitans Round
9 of the 7DAYS EuroCup solved some Top 16 riddles, but a team that was
already eliminated, Levallois Metropolitans, played with no pressure to
pull out a home win over MoraBanc Andorra. In that game, Boris Diaw
earned MVP honors for the week. Read more here.
December 21, 2017 - Turkish Airlines EuroLeague, Round 14 The
teams bounce back for Round 14 just 48 hours after their first games of
the week. Maccabi FOX Tel Aviv was the only team to sweep Fenerbahce
Dogus Istanbul last season and they will meet for the first time this
season on Thursday night. Read more here.
December 20, 2017 - Milan holds off Baskonia comeback AX
Armani Exchange Olimpia Milan snapped its four-game losing streak in
the EuroLeague by downing Baskonia Vitoria Gasteiz 92-85 at Mediolanum
Forum on Wednesday. Milan improved to 4-9 in the standings while
Baskonia dropped to 6-7. Read more here.
December 20, 2017 - Olympiacos rides McLean over CSKA Olympiacos
Piraeus edged CSKA Moscow 88-86 in a thriller between the teams with
the top two records in the EuroLeague. With the Reds’ starting
frontcourt of Georgios Printezis and Nikola Milutinov sidelined, Jamel
McLean took advantage of his opportunity and erupted for 25 points.
Read more here.
December 20, 2017 - Garrett keeps Turin's Top 16 dream alive Fiat
Turin kept its Top 16 dreams alive by handing Darussafaka Istanbul its
first loss of the season by a narrow margin, 75-77, in Turkey. The
guests managed to lead by as many as 13 points in the fourth quarter,
54-67, but Darussafaka came back and made it a close ending. Read more here.
December 20, 2017 - Without top scorer, Reggio Emilia eliminates Jerusalem Grissin
Bon Reggio Emilia remained in the hunt for a spot in the Top 16 with a
66-79 road win on Wednesday at Hapoel Bank Yahav Jerusalem that
eliminated the home team. Chris Wright collected 19 points, 5 rebounds,
9 assists and 3 steals as Reggio Emilia improved to 4-5. Read more here.
December 20, 2017 - Rytas rolls ALBA, aims for second place Lietuvos
Rytas Vilnius put Group C's second place in play on Wednesday by
outgunning ALBA Berlin 94-73 for a victory that thrilled its home crowd
in the Lithuanian capital. Rytas, ALBA and Limoges CSP all have 5-4
records now and all three were qualified previously to the Top 16. Read
December 20, 2017 - Lasme stars as UNICS stops Cedevita UNICS
Kazan used a great defensive performance to beat Cedevita Zagreb 78-61
on Wednesday. The home team limited the visitors to 9 points in both
the first and fourth quarters to improve to 6-3 and the brink of
clinching second place in Group A. Read more here.
December 20, 2017 - Shved helped Khimki down Efes Khimki
Moscow Region became just the fifth EuroLeague team to reach eight
victories by downing Anadolu Efes Istanbul 86-68 at home on Wednesday.
Khimki improved to 8-5 in the standings and Efes dropped to 3-10 in
head coach Ergin Ataman's return to the club and the competition. Read
December 19, 2017 - Milaknis shoots Zalgiris over Brose Zalgiris
Kaunas held on against Brose Bamberg for a tough 88-84 victory at
Zalgirio Arena on Tuesday. The Lithuanian champs boosted their record
to 8-5 while knocking Brose down to 6-7. Arturas Milaknis starred for
the winners with career-highs of 20 points. Read more here.
December 19, 2017 - Vesely lifts Fenerbahce past Zvezda Fenerbahce
Dogus Istanbul bounced back from last week's home loss by downing
Crvena Zvezda mts Belgrade 82-56 at Ulker Sports and Event Hall.
Fenerbahce improved to 9-4 in the standings while Zvezda dropped to
5-8. Jan Vesely led the winners with 15 points and 8 rebounds. Read
December 19, 2017 - Bayern downs Buducnost to stay unbeaten First
place FC Bayern Munich kept its unbeaten record alive by holding off a
resilient and stubborn Buducnost VOLI Podgorica 85-82 at home on
Tuesday night. Bayern improved to 9-0 in Group B, while Buducnost
dropped to 4-5. Read more here.
December 19, 2017 - Galatasaray follows Koksal to crucial win at Lietkabelis Galatasaray
Odeabank Istanbul took a major step towards the Top 16 from Group B
with a 77-84 victory on the road against Lietkabelis Panevezys.
Goksenin Koksal hit 5 three-pointers in scoring 17 points and Richard
Hendrix had 13 points and 7 rebounds as Galatasaray improved to 4-5.
Read more here.
December 19, 2017 - Simonovic's 6 threes help Zenit hold off Ulm Zenit
St. Petersburg got back to winning ways, leading from start to finish
before holding off visiting ratiopharm Ulm 90-78. Zenit improved its
record to 5-4 in a tight Group D, increasing its chances to qualify to
the Top 16, while Ulm dropped to 2-7. Read more here.
December 19, 2017 - Turkish Airlines EuroLeague, Round 13 December’s
week of two rounds starts in Round 13, where four of the Spanish teams
will enjoy remaining in their countries as Real Madrid plays Valencia
Basket and FC Barcelona Lassa faces Unicaja Malaga. Read more here.
December 19, 2017 - 7Days EuroCup, Round 9 With
two rounds left in the 7DAYS EuroCup Regular Season, there is still a
lot up for grabs in all four groups. Three teams - Darussafaka
Istanbul, FC Bayern Munich and Lokomotiv KUban Krasnodar – have
clinched first place in their respective groups. Read more here.
December 19, 2017 - ABA league Round 12 MVP: Nikola Jevtović (Igokea) We
have the MVP of the 12th round of the season and it is Igokea power
forward Nikola Jevtovic. Jevtovic dominated the court in the game
against Olimpija. At the match of the 12th round, Nikola Jevtovic
achieved 25 points, 5 rebounds. Read more here. Read more here.
December 18, 2017 - Efes reunites with Coach Ataman Anadolu
Efes Istanbul has a new man in charge after appointing Coach Ergin
Ataman as the new head of bench on Monday. Ataman, age 51, replaces
Velimir Perasovic as head coach on a deal through the end of the
2018-19 season. Read more here.
December 18, 2017 - Cibona prevail over Mega Bemax in another ABA League thriller We
had an excellent game in Zagreb! Cibona have defeated Mega Bemax in the
last match of Round 12, but only after going through a dramatic ending.
The Wolves have managed to reject all attempts of the visitors to take
the lead in the final moments. Read more here.
December 17, 2017 - Crvena zvezda mts beat Mornar and reclaim the top spot We
have the new leader on the standings! It is Crvena zvezda mts who
reclaimed the top spot after beating Mornar on the road. This was the
7th consecutive win for the reigning ABA League champions, who now have
the score 10-2. Read more here.
December 17, 2017 - Cedevita beat FMP for the second time this season Cedevita
have beaten FMP for the second time this season, this time on the road
in Belgrade and have celebrated their ninth win of the season, which
keeps them in the race for the very top in the standings. Read more here.
December 16, 2017 - Turkish Airlines EuroLeague Round 12 MVP: Vincent Poirier, Baskonia Vitoria Gasteiz As
the second rookie to become the Turkish Airlines EuroLeague MVP of the
Round this season, Baskonia Vitoria Gasteiz big man Vincent Poirier
claimed the honor in style on Friday. His 2 free throws with 3.1
seconds left lifted Baskonia to an 81-82 road win against Anadolu Efes.
Read more here.
December 16, 2017 - Efes parts ways with coach Perasovic Anadolu
Efes Istanbul announced on Saturday morning that it has parted ways
with head coach Velimir Perasovic. The news comes following a dramatic
81-82 home loss against Baskonia Vitoria Gasteiz on Friday night. The
outcome dropped Efes to a 3-9 record. Read more here.
December 16, 2017 - Partizan get back on the winning track with a win over MZT Partizan
NIS are continuing their battle for a Playoffs spot, after they have
beaten MZT Skopje Aerodrom in the 12th round of the ABA League season
at home in Belgrade, as Nenad Canak made his debut as the Partizan NIS
head coach. Read more here.
December 15, 2017 - Zvezda's late 0-17 run sinks host Valencia Crvena
Zvezda mts Belgrade rallied from a 13-point fourth-quarter deficit on
the road to down Valencia Basket 82-86 on Friday. It was the third
consecutive win for Zvezda, whose record climbed to 5-7, while
Valencia's dropped to 3-9 with its eighth straight defeat. Read more here.
December 15, 2017 - Rivers stars but Calathes hurt as Panathinaikos beats Milan Panathinaikos
Superfoods Athens overcame early difficulties to keep its 100% home
record intact with an 80-72 victory over AX Armani Exchange Olimpia
Milan. The visiting team was up by 13 points early, but KC Rivers hit
five three-pointers in the second quarter to spark Panathinaikos. Read
December 15, 2017 - Igokea grab fifth win of the season against Petrol Olimpija Igokea
have defeated Petrol Olimpija at home court in Laktaši in the 12th
round of the ABA League season, got their revenge for the overtime
defeat in Ljubljana in the first round and grabbed their fifth win of
the season. Read more here.
December 15, 2017 - Poirier takes Baskonia past host Efes In
an outstanding showdown that went down to the last seconds, Baskonia
Vitoria Gasteiz rallied from an nine-point deficit in the final 5
minutes to edge host Anadolu Efes Istanbul 81-82. Baskonia improved to
6-6 in the Turkish Airlines EuroLeague regular season standings. Read
December 15, 2017 - De Colo, CSKA are alone in first after downing Maccabi CSKA
Moscow seized sole possession of first place with both hands by beating
Maccabi FOX Tel Aviv 101-86 in the Russian capital. CSKA is the first
Turkish Airlines EuroLeague team to reach double-digit victories, at
10-2, and is alone at the top for the first time all season. Read more here.
December 15, 2017 - Jovanovic rises to Top Performer honors Nevena
Jovanovic has powered herself to Top Performer honors this week with an
efficiency of 34. The shooting guard came up with her biggest return of
the season for ESBVA-LM, leading their offense with 28 points in an
important 69-61 win over CCC Polkowice on the road. Read more here.
December 15, 2017 - Gajic top of the performers Marica
Gajic continued her string of standout performances for Mersin, this
week earning herself Top Performer honors. With a 19-point, 19-rebound
double-double, the Bosnia and Herzegovina international was able to
ensure her Turkish club Mersin built a handy 15-point advantage. Read
December 15, 2017 - Bochoridis puts exclamation mark on Aris return as Gameday 8 MVP It's
taken hardly any time at all for Lefteris Bochoridis to fit in back at
Aris, the famous Greek team in his hometown of Thessaloniki. Bochoridis
grew up at the club and started making a good impression there, even
earning a call-up to the Greece senior squad in the summer of 2013.
Read more here.
December 15, 2017 - Olympiacos' Agravanis, out for the season Olympiacos
Piraeus forward Dimitrios Agravanis will miss the rest of the season
due to injury, the club announced on Friday. Agravanis (2.08 meters, 22
years old) suffered a rupture of the ACL and is expected to be out long
term. Read more here.
December 15, 2017 - Zalgiris extends Valinskas, Masiulis Two
of the best young players in the Turkish Airlines EuroLeague are set to
stay in basketball-crazy Lithuania, as Zalgiris Kaunas announced
multi-year contract extensions with guard Paulius Valinskas and forward
Gytis Masiulis on Friday. Read more here.
December 15, 2017 - What a night for Zadar - Buducnost VOLI have fallen in Kresimir Cosic Arena! What
a night for Zadar and their fans! Together, they have managed to defeat
the 1st placed team on the standings - Buducnost VOLI, in the opening
match of Round 12. Zadar have therefore scored their 3rd consecutive
win in ABA League. Read more here.
December 14, 2017 - Doncic makes magic, Madrid takes El Clasico In
a much-anticipated El Clasico in Turkish Airlines EuroLeague action,
Real Madrid downed FC Barcelona Lassa 87-75 in the Spanish capital on
Thursday. Madrid improved to 6-6 in the regular season standings, while
Barcelona dropped to 4-8. Read more here.
December 14, 2017 - Wright shines as Brose launches stunning comeback to upset Olympiacos Brose
Bamberg chalked up yet another crazy comeback victory by recovering
from 12 points down to end co-leader Olympiacos Piraeus’s five-game
winning streak with a stunning 67-65 victory. Dorell Wright led the way
with 20 points and 7 rebounds. Read more here.
December 14, 2017 - Unicaja wins three-point fest versus Khimki Unicaja
Malaga snapped its five-game losing streak by topping visiting Khimki
Moscow Region 93-84 on Thursday night. Unicaja made a season-high 13
triples and improved to 4-8 on the season, while Khimki dropped to 7-5.
Read more here.
December 14, 2017 - Pangos and Zalgiris stun champs in Istanbul Zalgiris
Kaunas edged reigning champion Fenerbahce Dogus Istanbul 89-90 on the
road on Thursday in a thriller that came down to the final buzzer.
Kevin Pangos produced a career-high 22 points on 4-of-5 three-point
shooting plus 7 assists to lead the winners. Read more here.
December 14, 2017 - 7Days EuroCup Regular Season, Round 8 MVP: Danilo Barthel, FC Bayern Munich FC
Bayern Munich, still undefeated and already qualified for the Top 16,
grabbed a new win in Round 8 against Hapoel Bank Yahav Jerusalem and
Danilo Barthel led the effort with a peformance index rating of 33 that
earned him the MVP honor. Read more here.
December 14, 2017 - Nenad Canak is the new head coach of Partizan NIS Nenad
Canak is the new head coach of Partizan NIS. His first assistant will
be Dejan Mijatovic. Nenad Canak was unanimously selected by all 12
board members. Canak will make his debut on the bench of MZT Skopje
Aerodrom in the 12th round of the ABA League. Read more here.
December 14, 2017 - Dragan Apic and Stefan Lazarevic will play for FMP until the end of season Power
forward Dragan Apic and swingman Stefan Lazarevic will continue the
season with FMP. The two youngsters will strengthen the competition on
the roster, that will play in the three competitions – ABA League,
Serbian National Cup and Serbian National Championship. Read more here.
December 14, 2017 - Mornar and Shepherd parted ways 22-year
old Karviar Shepherd, a 211 cm tall center and ABA League side of Bar
Mornar, have agreed to part their ways on mutual consent. The American
has already left the club. The big man has averaged 3.2 points and 3.1
rebounds per game in the ABA League. Read more here.
December 13, 2017 - Andorra bests Cedevita to keep Top 16 hopes alive MoraBanc
Andorra held off Cedevita Zagreb 78-71 on Wednesday to recharge its top
16 hopes. Andorra improved to 3-5 with its second straight win, while
dropping Cedevita to 5-3. The Croatian champs would have advanced with
a victory. Read more here.
December 13, 2017 - Unbeaten Lokomotiv holds off Rytas, clinches first place Lokomotiv
Kuban Krasnodar secured first place in Group C by holding off visiting
Lietuvos Rytas Vilnius 77-68 on Wednesday night. The win bumped
Lokomotiv’s record to 8-0 and dropped Rytas to 4-4 and third place in
the group. Read more here.
December 13, 2017 - Sutton's double-double lifts Trento in Bursa In
a critical game for both teams in Group D, Dolomiti Energia Trento
recorded its first road win of its 7DAYS EuroCup season by topping
Tofas Bursa 79-91 on Wednesday. Both teams now have 4-4 records, as
does Zenit St. Petersburg. Read more here.
December 13, 2017 - Darussafaka clinches Group A top spot with win in Kazan Darussafaka
Istanbul erased a 13-point third-quarter deficit and went on to beat
UNICS Kazan 75-79 and wrap up first place in Group A. Darussafaka
bounced back from its only loss of the season by completing a sweep of
UNICS to improve to 7-1. Read more here.
December 12, 2017 - Limoges win in Berlin, is on verge of Top 16 Limoges
CSP took a big step towards reaching the 7DAYS EuroCup Top 16 in coming
from behind for a 78-84 win at ALBA Berlin. Danny Gibson nailed 4
three-pointers in scoring 16 points to go with 6 assists for Limoges,
which improved to 4-4 in Group C. Read more here.
December 12, 2017 - Hardy shoots Galatasaray over Buducnost Galatasaray
Odeabank Istanbul climbed back into the Top 16 picture with an 82-61
blowout victory over Buducnost VOLI Podgorica on Tuesday at Sinan Erdem
Dome. Dwight Hardy made 6 of 7 three-point shots and finished with 22
points for Galatasaray. Read more here.
December 12, 2017 - ASVEL wins at St. Petersburg to edge closer to Top 16 ASVEL
Villeurbanne erased a double-digit second-half deficit to beat Zenit
St. Petersburg 89-92 on Tuesday at Yubileyny Sports Palace and thus
close in on a ticket to the Top 16. ASVEL improved to 5-3 with its
second win over Zenit this season. Read more here.
December 12, 2017 - Partizan parts ways with Coach Nikolic Partizan
NIS Belgrade announced Tuesday that it has parted ways with Coach
Miroslav Nikolic. Aleksandar Matovic will coach the team in Wednesday’s
7DAYS EuroCup game against RETAbet Bilbao Basket. Read more here.
December 12, 2017 - ABA league Round 11 MVP: Roko-Leni Ukic, Cedevita We
have the MVP of the 11th round of the season and it is Cedevita point
guard Roko Leni-Ukic. Ukic dominated the court in Aleksandar Nikolic
Hall in the game against Partizan NIS. Roko-Leni Ukic achieved 23
points, 2 rebounds, 6 assists, 1 steal and a valuation of 28. Read more
December 11, 2017 - 7DAYS EuroCup Regular Season Round 8 The
2017-18 7DAYS EuroCup Regular Season reaches its decisive point. Six
teams have already qualified to the Top 16 and five other squads could
punch their ticket to the next round in Round 8. Read more here.
December 11, 2017 - Lietkabelis relieves Coach Stalbergs of duties Lietkabelis
Panevezys has relieved Coach Arturs Stalbergs of his duties. Former
head coach of the Ukrainian national team Vitaliy Cherniy takes over on
an interim basis with assistant coach Gintaras Kadziulis remaining on
the bench, too. Stalbergs was in his first season with Lietkabelis.
Read more here.
December 11, 2017 - Crvena zvezda clinch a valuable road win in Zagreb Crvena
zvezda mts have extended their winning streak in ABA League to 6 games
after beating Cibona in Zagreb. Despite final score suggest that we had
a two-side game, that was not actually the case. James Feldeine was the
top scorer in Crvena zvezda mts with 23 points. Read more here.
December 11, 2017 - Petar Aranitovic signs with Mega Bemax Mega
Bemax will ener the second part of the 2017-18 ABA League season with a
new player in their roster. His name is Petar Aranitovic! Aranitovic
was born on 20.09.1994, he is 194 cm tall and plays as a shooting
guard. He started his pro career in Partizan NIS back in 2013. Read
December 10, 2017 - Shved rescues Khimki, denies Nizhny upset bid Khimki
Moscow Region defeated Nizhny Novgorod at home in overtime, 90-87.
Trailing 77-74 with seconds remaining, Alexey Shved drained a huge
3-pointer to force overtime and help Khimki avoid dropping to 4-4 on
the season. Read more here.
December 10, 2017 - Loko limits Astana to 50 in road win Lokomotiv-Kuban
Russia defeated Astana Kazakhstan on the road, 83-50. Visiting
Krasnodar kept Astana below 30% field-goal shooting in an ugly 83-50
victory in the Kazakh capital. Joe Ragland sparked the winning team
with 16 points and seven assists. Read more here.
December 10, 2017 - CSKA deals UNICS first loss, remains undefeated CSKA
Moscow defeated UNICS Kazan on the road, 88-75. CSKA and UNICS put
perfect records on the line Sunday in Kazan, with the Army Men securing
a 13-point win on the road. The game was closer than indicated by the
final score. Read more here.
December 10, 2017 - Dragons defeat Kalev in Minsk Tsmoki-Minsk
defeated Kalev 87-84. Tsmoki-Minsk picked up its 4th win of the season
with a nervy 87-84 win at home against Kalev. Isaiah Briscoe scored 27
points for the visitors, but a costly turnover in the final minute and
Chris Czerapowicz triple swung the outcome in Minsk’s favor. Read more here.
December 10, 2017 - Mornar win in Skopje after major comeback After
a major comeback, Mornar are celebrating their fifth win of the season
and they did it on the road, playing against MZT Skopje Aerodrom. In
the final minute, they have finally finished the comeback and put the
hosts in a truly difficult position. Read more here.
December 10, 2017 - Dylan Ennis is a new player of Crvena zvezda mts Crvena
zvezda mts announced that they have signed a two-and-a-half year
contract with Dylan Ennis! The 25-year old Canadian guard will
therefore stay in the ABA League, as he spent the 1st half of the
season playing for Mega Bemax. Read more here.
December 10, 2017 - Brose Bamberg adds big man Musli from Unicaja Brose
Bamberg bolstered its frontcourt by bringing in center Dejan Musli, who
signed a contract with the German powerhouse until the end of the
season. Musli (2.13 meters, 26 years old) arrives from Unicaja Malaga.
Read more here.
December 10, 2017 - Valencia brings in young gun Garcia long-term Valencia
Basket brought fresh blood, and invested in its future with the
addition of guard Sergi Garcia who signed until the end of 2020-21
season, the club announced on Saturday. Garcia (1.93 meters, 20 years
old) arrives from a fellow Spanish side Tecnyconta Zaragoza. Read more here.
December 9, 2017 - Turkish Airlines EuroLeague Round 11 MVP: Alexey Shved, Khimki Moscow Region By
putting up a masterful second-half performance on Thursday night,
Khimki Moscow Region guard Alexey Shved set his Turkish Airlines
EuroLeague career highs in scoring and performance index rating, and in
the process earned his first-ever MVP of the Round honor. Read more here.
December 9, 2017 - The Blue team look unstoppable - 9th win in a row for Buducnost VOLI The
blue squad from Podgorica really look impressive in ABA League!
Buducnost VOLI have defeated FMP on the road and have therefore scored
their 9th win in a row in the regular season. Of course, it means that
this team will still be all alone at the top of the standings after
Round 11. Read more here.
December 9, 2017 - Cedevita returning from Belgrade with a pair of points Cedevita
have achieved their eighth triumph of the season, on the road in
Belgrade against Partizan NIS and continue to battle for the top of the
standings. On the other side, Partizan NIS continue to struggle in
their fight to reach the top four. Read more here.
December 9, 2017 - Mega Bemax seize a huge away win Mega
Bemax have lost 5 of the last 6 games in ABA League, they were on a
3-game losing streak before this weekend, however then they came to
Laktasi and scored a huge away win against Igokea. Bitadze has reached
another double-double by scoring 13 points and having 10 rebounds. Read
December 9, 2017 - Printezis leads Olympiacos past Madrid in OT thriller A
historic rivalry reached thrilling proportions again on Friday before
Olympiacos Piraeus outlasted undermanned Real Madrid 92-83 in the
return of Vassilis Spanoulis and the highest-scoring game yet by Luca
Doncic. Olympiacos remains atop the standings at 9-2. Read more here.
December 8, 2017 - Zvezda rolls to victory on record scoring night Crvena
Zvezda mts Belgrade held another shooting clinic on the way to its most
dominant performance of the season, topping visiting Anadolu Efes
Istanbul 100-81 on Friday. Zvezda broke its club record for points
scored at home in a non-overtime EuroLeague game. Read more here.
December 8, 2017 - Zeljko Lukajic is the new MZT Skopje Aerodrom head coach Former
Partizan NIS, Hemofarm, Lukoil Academic and Igokea head coach Zeljko
Lukajic has officially been announced as the new MZT Skopje Aerodrom
tactician, as all of the formalities between the coach and the
Macedonian ABA League side have been finished. Read more here.
December 8, 2017 - Timma shines as Baskonia beats Unicaja Baskonia
Vitoria Gasteiz bounced back from last week's home loss by downing
Unicaja Malaga 88-82 at home on Thursday. Baskonia improved to 5-6 in
the Turkish Airlines EuroLeague standings, while Unicaja dropped to
3-8. Janis Timma led the winners with 24 points. Read more here.
December 8, 2017 - CSKA rides third quarter blitz to victory in Bamberg CSKA
Moscow rode a big third quarter to surge to its fourth consecutive road
win with a 76-92 victory at Brose Bamberg. The game was close
throughout the first half, but CSKA dominated after the break with 28
points in the third quarter to establish a lead that the hosts could
never threaten. Read more here.
December 7, 2017 - Maccabi holds on against Valencia in Tel Aviv Maccabi
FOX Tel Aviv held off a late Valencia Basket scare to record a 94-91
victory on Thursday night at Menora Mivtachim Arena. Down 9 with 85
seconds remaining, Valencia rallied and had a shot to tie it in the
closing seconds, but Erick Green missed from downtown. Read more here.
December 7, 2017 - Pangos, Zalgiris halt Panathinaikos streak Zalgiris
Kaunas used a killer third quarter to deny visiting Panathinaikos
Athens the biggest winning streak of the season with an 80-74 home
victory on Thursday. Zalgiris raised its record to 6-5 to stop
Panathinaikos at five victories in a row and drop the visitors to 7-4.
Read more here.
December 7, 2017 - 7Days EuroCup Regular Season, Round 7 MVP: John Roberson, ASVEL Villeurbanne Six
teams had qualified for the Top 16, but one group remained as tight as
they come. ASVEL Villeurbanne held its own in that killer Group D with
a vital 84-94 road win at ratiopharm Ulm that earned John Roberson his
first MVP of the Round honor. Read more here.
December 7, 2017 - Cedevita rallies from 17 down to sink Darussafaka in OT Roko
Ukic had a career-night in Cedevita Zagreb’s improbable rally that
knocked Darussafaka Istanbul from the ranks of the undefeated teams in
the 7DAYS EuroCup. Behind playmakers Ukic and Will Cherry, Cedevita
came back from a 16-point fourth quarter deficit. Read more here.
December 7, 2017 - Fernandez leads Andorra past Fiat Morabanc
Andorra stayed in the race to reach the EuroCup Top 16 from Group A by
downing Fiat Turin 83-77 at home on Wednesday. Andorra improved to 2-5
in the standings while Fiat dropped to 3-4. Fiat beat Andorra by
exactly 6 points, 92-86, in regular season Round 2. Read more here.
December 7, 2017 - Turkish Airlines EuroLeague, Round 11 The
Round 11 opener will see Zalgiris Kaunas head coach Sarunas
Jasikevicius welcome several familiar faces when the Lithuanian champs
face Panathinaikos Superfoods Athens. Saras won the EuroLeague and
three Greek championships with the Greens. Read more here.
December 7, 2017 - ASVEL uses record shooting display to win in Ulm ASVEL
Villeurbanne put together a historic three-point shooting performance
in grabbing an 84-94 victory at ratiopharm Ulm to stay in the hunt for
the Top 16 from Group D. John Roberson nailed a team record 8
three-pointers in scoring 25 points for ASVEL. Read more here.
December 7, 2017 - UNICS overpowers Levallois to secure Top 16 spot UNICS
Kazan clinched a berth in the Top 16 by overpowering Levallois
Metropolitans 68-78 on Wednesday at Palais Des Sports Marcel Cerdan.
UNICS improved to 5-2 in Group A and hosts Darussafaka Istanbul next
week in a battle for first place. Read more here.
December 6, 2017 - Hobbs's free throw lifts Bayern past Lietkabelis FC
Bayern Munich remained undefeated in the 2017-18 7DAYS EuroCup by
edging Lietkabelis Panevezys 87-88 in Group C. Bayern, which had
already qualified to the Top 16, improved to 7-0 in the standings and
needs a win in any of its remaining games to clinch first place. Read
December 6, 2017 - Buducnost blasts Jerusalem and climbs to second place Buducnost
VOLI Podgorica started the fourth quarter on a 13-0 run to pull away
for a convincing 92-75 victory over Hapoel Bank Yahav Jerusalem on
Wednesday in the capital of Montenegro. Petar Popovic erupted for a
career-high 20 points. Read more here.
December 6, 2017 - Eriksson, Gran Canaria rock Tofas, 92-71 The
tightest group in the 7DAYS EuroCup Regular Season got even tighter
after Herbalife Gran Canaria floored visiting Tofas Bursa by 92-71 on
Wednesday. Both teams, Zenit St. Petersburg and ASVEL Villeurbanne now
have 4-3 records atop Group D. Read more here.
December 6, 2017 - Renfroe misses triple-double as Galatasaray downs Reggio Emilia Galatasaray
boosted its chances in the race for Top 16 by downing visiting Grissin
Bon Reggio Emilia 82-72. The win did not only improve Galatasaray’s
record to 2-5, but by overcoming a 3-point Round 2 defeat, Galatasaray
also won the potential tiebreaker over Reggio Emilia. Read more here.
December 6, 2017 - Limoges’s hot shooting too much for RETAbet Limoges
CSP kept its Top 16 hopes alive by shooting well from long range in an
86-74 home victory over RETAbet Bilbao Basket. Josh Carter nailed 3
three-pointers in leading Limoges with 16 points while William Howard
was on target four times from outside for 14 points. Read more here.
December 6, 2017 - Shields shines in Trento’s record win over Zenit Dolomiti
Energia Trento sent a strong message to the rest of Group D with a
103-81 rout of Zenit St. Petersburg on Tuesday at PalaTrento. Trento
set club records for points scored, margin of victory and free throws
attempted (31) in improving to 3-4 in the group. Read more here.
December 6, 2017 - Broekhoff, Antipov pace Lokomotiv to win in Berlin A
battle at the top of Group C ended up with everyone satisfied after
Lokomotiv Kuban Krasnodar put on a three-point shooting clinic to win
84-89 over host ALBA Berlin on Tuesday. Lokomotiv, already qualified
for the Top 16, matched a club record with 15 triples to stay perfect
at 7-0. Read more here.
December 5, 2017 - Rytas rolls past Partizan to get on cusp of Top 16 It
was all good news for Lietuvos Rytas Vilnius on Tuesday evening as
Travis Peterson and Jimmy Baron erupted for season highs in a 93-75
rout of Partizan NIS Belgrade at Siemens Arena that brought the team to
the cusp of Top 16 qualification. Read more here.
December 5, 2017 - ABA league Round 10 MVP: Josh Bostic, Zadar We
have the MVP of the 10th round of the season and it is Zadar forward
Josh Bostic. Bostic dominated the court in Pinki Sports Hall in the
game against Mega Bemax. At the match of the 10th round between Zadar
and Mega Bemax, Josh Bostic achieved 27 points and a valuation of 29.
Read more here.
December 4, 2017 - 7Days EuroCup, Round 7 After
a two-week break, the 7DAYS EuroCup regular season returns with a lot
at stake. Three teams - Darussafaka Istanbul in Group A, FC Bayern
Munich in Group B and Lokomotiv Kuban Krasnodar in Group C – have
already qualified to the Top 16. Read more here.
December 4, 2017 - Fifth win in a row for Crvena zvezda mts Crvena
zvezda mts have extended their winning streak in ABA League by beating
Igokea at home court. Like every time they face each other, the match
between Crvena zvezda mts and Igokea was quite exciting. Read more here.
December 4, 2017 - Cedevita agreed on cooperation with Damir Markota Cedevita
have agreed on cooperation with Damir Markota, a player, that should
help the team led by Jure Zdovc under the rims. Markota has terminated
his cooperation with Usak Sportif of Turkey and will be introduced by
his new club on Tuesday. Read more here.
December 4, 2017 - Yakin Dogu Universitesi go for Gruda Yakin
Dogu Universitesi have signalled their intent to land a first
EuroLeague Women title after adding to their already stacked roster
with French star Sandrine Gruda. The Istanbul club will now be
considered to have the best frontcourt options in the competition. Read
December 4, 2017 - CSKA survives shootout with Kalev CSKA
Russia defeated Kalev Estonia at home, 108-100. Trailing 80-76 to a 1-6
Kalev squad, CSKA went on a 27-9 run in the 4th quarter to survive an
upset bid in Moscow. Sergio Rodriguez led the home team with 19 points
and six assists, including 11 points during the decisive 4th-quarter
run. Read more here.
December 4, 2017 - Nando De Colo wins VTB league november MVP Nando
De Colo has been named the VTB United League November MVP. The MVP
award is presented by ALROSA, a world leader in the diamond industry
and one of Russia’s leading diamond makers. Like a diamond, the MVP has
to meet the highest standards in every aspect of the game. Read more here.
December 4, 2017 - Huge triumph for Zadar on the road in Sremska Mitrovica In
Sremska Mitrovica, Zadar squad have achieved an extremely important
triumph in their battle to avoid the danger zone at the bottom of the
standings. This is their fourth victory, which puts them a win above
their rivals of the night, Mega Bemax! Read more here.
December 4, 2017 - Turkish Airlines EuroLeague MVP for November: Nick Calathes, Panathinaikos Superfoods Athens A
living link to the glory days of Panathinaikos did everything in his
power last month to guarantee that the Greens will rise again. For
leading Panathinaikos on its current winning streak despite a crushing,
Nick Calathes is Euroleague Basketball's choice as the MVP for
November. Read more here.
December 4, 2017 - Efes to miss Balbay for 2 months Anadolu
Efes Istanbul will be without veteran backup point guard Dogus Balbay
through the middle of the season due to injury, the club announced on
Monday. Balbay (1.85 meters, 28 years old) hurt his lumbar vertebrae in
a domestic game over the weekend. Read more here.
December 3, 2017 - Miracle rally in Kazan UNICS
Kazan defeated Khimki Moscow Region at home, 80-79. Trailing by 11 with
only 2:02 to play, UNICS put together a furious comeback, capped by
Quino Colom’s steal and go-ahead layup with seconds to play. Read more here.
December 3, 2017 - PARMA scores first win in Perm PARMA
Russia defeated VEF Latvia at home, 87-69. Since joining the VTB United
League last season, PARMA had never recorded a win in the Molot Arena.
Both of the team’s previous wins came on the road and the home fans
were hungry for a victory with 1-5 VEF coming to town. Read more here.
December 3, 2017 - Third win in a row for Petrol Olimpija Petrol
Olimpija continue their climb towards the top four, as they have
grabbed their third triumph in a row, after previously beating MZT
Skopje Aerodrom and Partizan NIS. This time they have been better than
FMP in a thrilling finish of the game in legendary Tivoli Hall. Read
December 3, 2017 - Huge away win for Cibona Cibona
fans finally have a lot of reasons to be happy. After 4 consecutive
defeats in ABA League, their team have ended that losing streak by
beating Mornar on the road. In a very thrilling match, the visitors had
more concentration in the final moments and their victory was
well-deserved. Read more here.
December 2, 2017 - Buducnost VOLI edged out Partizan NIS in match of the round Buducnost
VOLI stay firmly seated at the first place in the standings after 10
rounds of the season in the ABA League, as they have achieved their
ninth win of the season so far, against Partizan NIS in the derby
atmosphere in nicely filled Moraca Sports Hall, Podgorica. Read more here.
December 2, 2017 - Cedevita beat MZT Skopje Aerodrom In
the opening match of Round 10, Cedevita defeated MZT Skopje Aerodrom in
Zagreb. It seems that a two-week break in ABA League went down well for
Cedevita, as the Orange crew made quite a powerful display in the match
against MZT Skopje Aerodrom. Read more here.
December 2, 2017 - ABA league Round 10 Buducnost
VOLI is still leader after nine played games in ABA league regular
season. Team from Podgorica, Montenegro have 8-1 record. Crvena zvezda
mts is at the second place with 7-2 record. Cedevita holds position 3
with 6-4 record. Read more here.
December 2, 2017 - Turkish Airlines EuroLeague Round 10 co-MVPs: Nando De Colo and James Gist Two
veteran Turkish Airlines EuroLeague stars helped their teams continue
winning streaks and in the process ended up sharing the MVP of the
Round honor. Nando De Colo added to his record by winning the 12th such
award of his career. Read more here.
December 2, 2017 - Rochestie, Bjelica lead Zvezda's huge upset in Madrid In
a thrilling showdown that went down to the wire, Crvena Zvezda mts
bounced back from recent losses by downing Real Madrid 83-87 on the
road in the Spanish capital on Friday. Zvezda improved to 3-7 in the
Turkish Airlines EuroLeague standings while Madrid dropped to 5-5. Read
December 2, 2017 - Gist, Calathes double-doubles give Greens fifth straight win Panathinaikos
Superfoods Athens extended its winning streak to five games by downing
Unicaja Malaga 82-71 on Friday at home in the Greek capital. The win
lifted Panathinaikos to 7-3 record and retained its share of third
place, while Unicaja lost a fourth straight game, dropping to 3-7. Read
December 1, 2017 - Zenit streaks to 6th straight win, downs Enisey Zenit
St. Petersburg defeated Enisey Krasnoyarsk at home on Friday, 85-73.
Zenit had eight different players score at least seven points and shot
60% inside the arc en route to a 12-point win at home. St. Petersburg
held a 16-point advantage in paint scoring. Read more here.
December 1, 2017 - De Colo inspires CSKA to hard-earned win over Barcelona CSKA
Moscow held off a stern challenge from FC Barcelona Lassa in a
hard-fought and entertaining battle in the Russian capital, triumphing
92-78 to retain a share for first place in the standings. CSKA and
Olympiacos Piraeus are both 8-2 at the top of the table. Read more here.
December 1, 2017 - Valencia: Sastre, several weeks out Valencia
Basket small forward Joan Sastre is expected to be sidelined for
several weeks due to a fractured bone in his right hand. Sastre got
injured in his team's Turkish Airlines EuroLeague game against
Olympiacos Piraeus. Read more here.
December 1, 2017 - Nunnally, Sloukas led champs to victory at Baskonia Fenerbahce
Dogus Istanbul registered its third consecutive win by downing Baskonia
Vitoria Gasteiz 69-83. Fenerbahce improved to 7-3 in the standings
while Baskonia dropped to 4-6. James Nunnally led six Fenerbahce
scorers in double figures with 16 points. Read more here.
December 1, 2017 - Papanikolaou paces Olympiacos to dominant win over Valencia Turkish
Airlines EuroLeague co-leader Olympiacos Piraeus made sure of
maintaining at least that status for another week by condemning
Valencia Basket to its sixth straight loss with a 64-72 triumph in
Spain. Read more here. Check news archive here.