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FaviconEuropean Championships - 2021 EuroBasket Qualifiers: Bulgaria survive double-overtime thriller, beat Latvia 

Dee Bost
Dee Bost
Bulgaria - Latvia 110:104 (2OT) Bulgaria registered the first victory in Group H of 2021 EuroBasket Qualifiers. They outlasted visiting Latvia in double-overtime marathon. Dee Bost (188-PG-89, college: Mississippi St.) came up with 26 points and 8 assists to lead the charge. Latvia snatched a narrow 37:36 halftime lead. The Baltic state extended the lead in the third term. Latvia enjoyed a 5-point lead heading into the fourth quarter. But Bulgaria scored 27 points in the next period to...


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FaviconEuropean Championships - 2021 EuroBasket Qualifiers: Lithuania bounce back with win over Czech Republic 

Eimantas<br>Bendzius<br>
Eimantas
Bendzius
Lithuania - Czech Republic 97:89 Lithuania claimed the first win at the 2021 EuroBasket Qualifiers. They overcame a slow start to tame Czech Republic for 1-1 record in Group C. Eimantas Bendzius (203-F-90) scored 26 points to lead the Baltic team. Czech Republic eked out a 20:19 lead after ten minutes. The visitors boosted the lead in the second frame. Czech Republic accumulated a 47:42 halftime lead. They maintained the advantage throughout the third term. Czech Republic entered the...


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FaviconSpain - Fuenlabrada tabs Jerome Randle 

Jerome<br>Randle<br>
Jerome
Randle
Montakit Fuenlabrada (Liga Endesa) inked 32-year old Ukrainian point guard Jerome Randle (175-77kg-87, college: California). He started the season at 36ers in Australian NBL league. In 28 games he recorded very impressive stats: 19.8ppg, 3.1rpg and 4.6apg this season. Randle ended the last season at Lokomotiv in Russian league where in 10 VTB United League games he averaged 9.5ppg, 1.7rpg and 4.2apg. But the most of that year he spent at Kings (also in NBL). In 29 games he had also...


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FaviconIsrael - Maccabi Rishon Le-Zion lands D'Angelo Harrison, ex Le Portel 

D'Angelo<br>Harrison<br>
D'Angelo
Harrison
Maccabi Rishon Le-Zion (Winner League) tabbed 26-year old American guard D'Angelo Harrison (193-92kg-93, college: St.John's, agency: 3Eye). He played recently at ESSM Le Portel Cote d'Opale in French Jeep ELITE ProA, but left the team earlier this month. In 23 Jeep ELITE ProA games he averaged impressive 15.9ppg, 4.7rpg, 3.0apg and 1.7spg this season. The last season Harrison played at Enisey in Russian league where in 25 VTB United League games he had very remarkable stats: 16.2ppg,...


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FaviconSweden - Umea adds Charlie Westbrook 

Charlie<br>Westbrook<br>
Charlie
Westbrook
Umea BSKT (Basketligan) added to their roster 30-year old American shooting guard Charlie Westbrook (193-90kg-89, college: S.Dakota). He played last season at Al Naft in Iraqi Superleague. Westbrook also played for Miasto Szkla (EBL) in Polish league where in 8 games h...


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FaviconNorth Macedonia - Akademija FMP Skopje lands Ty Harris 

Ty Harris
Ty Harris
Newly promoted Akademija FMP Skopje (Prva Liga) landed 28-year old American guard Ty Harris (188-79kg-91, college: Columbus State). He played most recently at Pelister Bitola. In 26 Prva Liga games in North Macedonia he averaged impressive 16.0ppg, 3.2rpg, 5.5apg and 1.3spg last season. The most of previous (2017-18) season Harris spent at Sloboda Tuzla (Division I) in Bosnia and Herzegovina league where in 19 games he had 8.2ppg, 2.3rpg and 2.5apg. He also played for Shkupi that season....


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FaviconSpain - Recap of latest EBA games 

Eduard<br>Burges<br>
Eduard
Burges
The round was rather attractive and full of interesting results. The round ended with favorites losing the games and games ending by tiny margin. Here is the last round review presented by ESL. The most exciting game of round 21 in the EBA took place in Igualada. This derby game ended with only one-point home defeat of second-best Igualada (15-4) to fifth ranked SESE (12-7) 77-76 on Saturday evening. It ended at the same time the four-game winning streak of Igualada. SESE made 19-of-24...


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FaviconSpain - Estudiantes let Kadji go 

Kenny Kadji
Kenny Kadji
Movistar Estudiantes Madrid (Liga Endesa) cut 31-year old Cameroonian international forward Kenny Kadji (211-110kg-88, college: Miami, FL, agency: Octagon Europe). In 21 Liga Endesa games he averaged 10.4ppg, 4.3rpg and 1.0apg this season. The last season Kadji played at Tofas (BSL) in Turkish league where in 29 games he had 10.7ppg, 4.3rpg and 1.2apg. He helped them to make it to the semifinals. Kadji played 10 games in where he recorded 13.8ppg and 4.7rpg. He has tried to make it to...


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FaviconTurkey - U19 League Round 6: TED Ankara defeat Tofas in the closest game of the week 

Alperen<br>Ercan<br>
Alperen
Ercan
U19 League is at the halfway of the Second Stage and there are still another 6 rounds left. There was no lack of excitement in the last round games. The round ended with derby games and favorites losing the games. Here is the last round review presented by ESL. The most exciting game of round 6 in the U19 League took place in Ankara. This derby game ended with only two-point defeat on the road of higher ranked Tofas (12-4) to seventh ranked TED Ankara (8-8) 75-73 on Sunday evening. TED...


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FaviconTurkey - TBL Round 20: Socar Petkim keeps a leadership position 

Yancy Gates
Yancy Gates
Here is the last round review presented by ESL. The game had a very big importance for second-ranked Socar Petkim as it allowed them to take a leadership position. Socar Petkim defeated 8th ranked Konyaspor at home 75-57. Socar Petkim looked well-organized offensively handing out 21 assists. Worth to mention a great performance of American power forward Yancy Gates (206-89, college: Cincinnati) who helped to win the game recording a double-double by scoring 14 points and 18 rebounds and...


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FaviconEurocup - Unicaja signs Marko Simonovic 

Marko<br>Simonovic<br>
Marko
Simonovic
Unicaja Malaga (Liga Endesa) signed 33-year old Serbian international forward Marko Simonovic (203-86, agency: BeoBasket) after he was tested there shortly. He started the season at Cedevita Olimpija in Slovenian Liga Endesa. In 10 ABA League games he had 10.2ppg, 3.9rpg and 1.1apg this season. Simonovic also played 19 games in where he recorded 10.4ppg and 3.8rpg. The last season he played at Zenit in Russian league. In 15 Eurocup games he averaged 6.0ppg and 2.6rpg. Simonovic also...


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FaviconItaly - Recap of latest Serie C Gold Games 

Mantvydas<br>Staselis<br>
Mantvydas
Staselis
Welcome to the new weekly appointment with Serie C Gold. We will enjoy the recap of this amazing and important Italian league together. For any enquiries or any videos (highlights of games) or photos please feel free to contact. Here is the last round review presented by ELS. PUGLIA In most important game of round Molfetta (Mantvydas Staselis (189-SG-94) 24 and Benas Bagdonavicius (203-PF-91) 20 ) beats Action Now Monopoli (Boris Bosnjak (201-PF-93) 20 and Matteo Annese (PF-95) 17) now...


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FaviconItaly - Serie B Round 23 of Regular Season 

Nicolas<br>Morici<br>
Nicolas
Morici
The games at this stage are more interesting as they can be crucial for the final standings in Regular Season. Despite we already know who is stronger and who is weaker, there may be still last minute surprises and upsets. The round was exceptionally exciting as four games ended with a tiny margin. The fans could enjoy quite many interesting games in the last round. The round ended with change at the leadership position, favorites losing the games and games ending by tiny margin. Here is...


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FaviconRussia - Superleague 1 Round 24 of Regular Season 

Ivan Lazarev
Ivan Lazarev
The fans could enjoy quite many interesting games in the last round. The round ended with change at the leadership position and favorites losing the games. Here is the last round review presented by ESL. Fourth defeat of league's leader Samara (19-4) against ninth ranked Runa Basket (11-12) 92-84 was the most important game of the last round. It ended at the same time the eight-game winning streak of Samara. Runa Basket made 24-of-28 free shots (85.7 percent) during the game. Strangely...


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FaviconGreece - Milovan Draskovic claims Greek A2 Interperformances weekly honour 

Milovan<br>Draskovic<br>
Milovan
Draskovic
Montenegrin Milovan Draskovic (211-C-95, agency: Interperformances) had a great game in the last round for Pagrati and that's him to receive a Interperformances A2 Player of the Week award for round 19. The 24-year old center had a double-double of 29 points and twenty one rebounds, while his team beat Psychiko (#5, 11-8) 73-59. Pagrati is placed at 12th position in Greek A2. Pagrati is rather a weak team placed in lower part in the standings. They need more victories to improve their...


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FaviconFrance - Kakanj sign a second foreign player, ex Dax-Gamarde 

Auston<br>Calhoun<br>
Auston
Calhoun
KK Kakanj (Division I) landed 29-year old American forward Auston Calhoun (203-106kg-90, college: Bowling Green). He is the second foreign player in the roster as Serbian Jovan Djordjevic signed here earlier. Calhoun started the season at Dax-Gamarde in French NM1 league. In 21 games he averaged 13.4ppg and 4.7rpg this season. The last season Calhoun played at Starwings (SBL) in Swiss league where in 7 games he had 11.0ppg, 4.7rpg and 1.1apg. Among many awards Calhoun's team made it to...


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FaviconGermany - Patrick's 25 points and 7 rebounds give him Player of the Week award 

Jacob<br>Patrick<br>
Jacob
Patrick
16-year old shooting guard Jacob Patrick (197-SG-03) put on an amazing game in the last round for league's best team Ludwigsburg BBA and receives a Interperformances Player of the Week award for round 12. He had the game-high 25 points adding seven rebounds and six assists for Ludwigsburg BBA in his team's victory, helping them to outclass, the league's bottom-ranked team Nuernberg (#8, 0-12) with 101-point margin 142-41. It allowed Ludwigsburg BBA to consolidate first place in the...


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FaviconGermany - Regionalliga Round 21 of Regular Season 

Daniel Perez
Daniel Perez
The round was rather attractive and full of interesting results. The round ended with defeat of the leader, favorites losing the games and games ending by tiny margin. Here is the last round review presented by ESL. Top ranked Ansbach (17-4) recorded its fourth loss on the court of third ranked Schwabing on Saturday night. Visitors were defeated by Schwabing 93-83. It may be a crucial game in the contest for the top position in South-East. Schwabing outrebounded Ansbach 48-35 including...


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FaviconIsrael - Hapoel Ramat Gan adds Coleman to their roster 

Al'Lonzo<br>Coleman<br>
Al'Lonzo
Coleman
Hapoel Ramat Gan Givataim (National League) added to their roster 30-year old American forward Al'Lonzo Coleman (203-104kg-89, college: Presbyterian). He started the season at Hapoel Afula. In 15 National League games in Israel he recorded 14.6ppg, 7.7rpg, 3.7apg and 1.2spg this season. Good year as he was named League Player of the Week. The last season Coleman played at SPO Rouen (ProB) in French league where in 41 games he averaged 10.3ppg, 6.8rpg, 2.8apg and 1.2spg. He helped them to...


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FaviconIsrael - Maccabi Kiryat Motzkin inks Orlando Coleman, ex Atomeromu 

Orlando<br>Coleman<br>
Orlando
Coleman
Maccabi Kiryat Motzkin (National League) signed 27-year old American forward Orlando Coleman (196-95kg-92, college: Texas Southern). He started the season at Atomeromu in Hungarian A Division. In 16 games he had very impressive stats: 16.6ppg, 6.8rpg and 1.3apg this season. He was also named League Player of the Week. The last season Coleman played at JP-Auto Jaszbereny KSE (also in A Division) where in 21 games he recorded also remarkable stats: 17.3ppg, 6.8rpg, 1.2apg and 1.8spg. He is...


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FaviconABA League - Basketball clinic Belgrade - BCB 2020 

Monty<br>Williams<br>
Monty
Williams
This year Basketball clinic Belgrade will be from June 28 until June 29. The first confirmed lecturer is Monty Williams the head coach of Phoenix Suns. During the career as a player coach Williams played for Notra Dame University and after graduation was drafter as 24th pick. During the NBA career coach Williams played for New York Knicks, San Antonio Spurs, Denver Nugets, Orlando Magic and Philadelpia 76-ers. Coaching career Monty Williams started as assistant coach in Portland...


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FaviconSerbia - 2MLS Round 19: Zemun is defeated by Spartak 

Filip Barna
Filip Barna
Here is the last round review presented by ESL. The game between third ranked Zemun (13-6) and eighth ranked Spartak (9-10) was the most important one in the last round on Saturday night. Zemun was defeated by Spartak in Subotica 95-81. The game was mostly controlled by Spartak. Zemun managed to win third quarter 17-15. But it was not enough to take a lead and get a victory that evening. They made 23-of-28 free shots (82.1 percent) during the game. It was a great shooting night for...


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FaviconLithuania - Best players of Lithuanian NKL round 6 (Second Stage) - by Interperformances 

Andrius<br>Globys<br>
Andrius
Globys
Former international Andrius Globys (198-SF-95) had an amazing evening in the last round for Delikatesas and that's him to receive a Interperformances NKL Player of the Week award for round 6 (Second Stage). The 24-year old had the game-high 14 points adding five rebounds and five assists for Delikatesas as his team was edged out by Zalgiris II (#5, 18-16) 87-85. Delikatesas maintains the 6th position in Lithuanian NKL. Delikatesas is a typical solid league team placed somewhere in the...


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FaviconBelgium - Top Division I Round 20: Gembo BBC lose to Guco Lier 

Niels Van<br>Den Eynde<br>
Niels Van
Den Eynde
The fans could enjoy quite many interesting games in the last round. The round ended with favorites losing the games and games ending by tiny margin. Here is the last round review presented by ESL. The most important game in the last round took place in Borgerhout between third ranked Gembo BBC (13-6) and sixth ranked Guco Lier (10-9) on Saturday night. Gembo BBC was defeated by Guco Lier at home 74-87. It ended at the same time the two-game winning streak of Gembo BBC. Niels...


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FaviconCzech Republic - Czech Republic U19 League round 19 best performance: Marek Vyroubal 

Marek<br>Vyroubal<br>
Marek
Vyroubal
Guard Marek Vyroubal (196-G-01) had a great game in the last round for USK Praha, receiving a Interperformances U19 League Player of the Week award for round 19. The 18-year old player got a double-double of 23 points and 12 assists, while his team crushed BK Kolin (#7, 10-9) with 25-point margin 92-67. USK Praha maintains the 3rd position in Czech Republic U19 League. They would have been even better if they hadn't lost a few games earlier this season. USK Praha will need more victories...


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