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FaviconEuroleague - Maccabi Fox Tel-Aviv tabs DeAndre Kane, ex Sevilla 

DeAndre Kane
DeAndre Kane
Maccabi Fox Tel-Aviv (Winner League) inked 28-year old American guard DeAndre Kane (193-91kg-89, college: Iowa State, agency: BeoBasket). He played most recently at Betis Energia Plus Sevilla in Spanish Liga Endesa. Kane managed to play in three leagues in two countries last year (!!!). In 5 Liga Endesa games he averaged 9.0ppg, 7.2rpg and 2.2apg. He also spent pre-season at RETAbet (also in Liga Endesa) that year. The other team Kane played that season for was BC Nizhny Novgorod in Russi...


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FaviconEurocup - Ratiopharm inks Toure Murry, ex Yesilgiresun 

Toure Murry
Toure Murry
Ratiopharm Ulm (BBL) agreed terms with 28-year old American guard Toure Murry (196-91kg-89, college: Wichita State). He played last season at Yesilgiresun in Turkish BSL league, but left the team in Feb.'17. In 6 games he had 8.3ppg, 3.7rpg, 3.0apg and 1.2spg. In 2012 Murry was drafted by Austin Toros (D-League) as #1 pick overall. He attended Wichita State and it will be his sixth season in pro basketball. Murry has tried to make it to the NBA and played in the NBA Pro Summer League in 2...


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FaviconBasketball Champions League - Mike Tobey joins CB Canarias 

Mike Tobey
Mike Tobey
Iberostar Tenerife CB Canarias (Liga Endesa) agreed terms with 23-year old American power forward Mike Tobey (213-116kg-94, college: Virginia) from Valencia Basket. Tobey managed to play in three leagues in two countries last year. In three Liga Endesa games in Spain he had 5.3ppg and 4.7rpg. He also spent pre-season at the Hornets in NBA that year. But in two games he recorded just 1.0ppg and 1.5rpg. The other team Tobey played that season for was another team Greensboro Swarm in U.S. NB...


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FaviconSpain - Joventut keeps Jordan for another season 

Jerome<br>Jordan<br>
Jerome
Jordan
Divina Seguros Juventut Badalona (Liga Endesa) re-signed 31-year old Jamaican center Jerome Jordan (215-113kg-86, college: Tulsa). He played there last season. In 26 Liga Endesa games he recorded 10.4ppg, 5.6rpg and 1.0apg. The previous (15-16) season Jordan played at Betis Energia Plus Sevilla where in 14 Liga Endesa games he averaged 8.2ppg and 3.9rpg. He also played that season for Monkey Kings in Chinese CBA. In 19 games he had very impressive stats: 21.2ppg, 9.4rpg, 1.5apg, 1.0spg an...


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FaviconItaly - Raphael Gaspardo agreed terms with the Flexx Pistoia 

Raphael<br>Gaspardo<br>
Raphael
Gaspardo
The Flexx Pistoia (Serie A) inked 24-year old power forward Raphael Gaspardo (206-100kg-93) from Vanoli Cremona. In 30 Serie A games he recorded 5.7ppg and 2.6rpg last season. He helped them to make it to the Supercup semifinals. Gaspardo's team made it to the Italian Cup Final Four in 2016. He represented Italy at the Tryout camp for 3x3 at Youth Olympic Games six years ago. His stats at that event were 9 games: 5.1ppg, 4.3rpg, 1.0apg, FGP: 32.1%, 3PT: 18.8%, FT: 27.3%. Gaspardo has play...


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FaviconIsrael - Maccabi Haifa inks Luke Martinez, ex Soles 

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Luke
Martinez
Maccabi Hunter Haifa (Winner League) signed 27-year old American (has also Mexican passport) guard Luke Martinez (193-86kg-90, college: Wyoming, agency: Pro Sports). He played last season at Soles in Mexican LNBP. In 25 games he had 12.8ppg, 4.9rpg, 2.4apg and 1.5spg (in top 5). Martinez helped them to make it to the final after they ended regular season as second best team. A very impressive season as he was named to Latinbasket.com All-Mexican LNBP Honorable Mention. He also played that...


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FaviconSpain - Obradoiro signs Thomas just out of college 

Matt Thomas
Matt Thomas
Rio Natura Monbus Obradoiro CAB (Liga Endesa) signed 23-year old American guard Matt Thomas (196-86kg-94). He just graduated from Iowa State University (NCAA). Thomas has played there for the last five years. As mentioned above he is just out of the college and it is his first season as a pro. Thomas' team won Big 12 Tournament in 2014, 2015 and 2017. Rio Natura Monbus Obradoiro CAB roster for 2017-2018: Guards: Albert Sabat David Navarro Jose Pozas Matt Thomas Forwards: Martins Laksa...


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FaviconTurkey - Duzce Belediye tabs Kyle Hunt 

Kyle Hunt
Kyle Hunt
Duzce Belediye (TBL) inked 28-year old American (has also Jamaican passport) power forward Kyle Hunt (208-104kg-89, college: Oklahoma S&A, agency: Octagon Europe) from Yalova Bld. In 34 TBL games in Turkey he averaged impressive 18.0ppg, 7.5rpg, 1.1apg and 1.0spg last season. A very good year in his career as he was selected to Eurobasket.com All-Turkish TBL Honorable Mention. The previous (15-16) season Hunt played at Halifax Hurricanes in Canadian NBL Canada where in 52 games he had 14....


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FaviconTurkey - Duzce Belediye signs Corin Henry, ex Evreux 

Corin Henry
Corin Henry
Duzce Belediye (TBL) signed 29-year old American point guard Corin Henry (178-88, college: Tarleton State, agency: Octagon Europe). He played last season at ALM Evreux Basket in French ProB. In 39 games he had very impressive stats: 16.1ppg, 2.9rpg, 5.3apg and 2.3spg. Henry helped them to make it to the semifinals. Quite impressive season as he was named to Eurobasket.com All-French ProB 1st Team and All-Imports Team. The previous (2016) summer he played at Sabres in Australian SEABL wher...


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FaviconEuropean Championships U20 - Eurobasket.com All-European Championships U20 Awards 2017 

Tamir Blatt
Tamir Blatt
Eurobasket.com All-European Championships U20 1st Team 2017
Tamir Blatt
Blatt
Antonios Koniaris
Koniaris
Vasileios Charalampopoulos
Charalampopoulos
Amine Noua
Noua
Tryggvi Hlinason
Hlinason


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FaviconEuropean Championships U20 - Eurobasket.com All-European Championships U20 Division B Awards 2017 

Roko Badzim
Roko Badzim
Eurobasket.com All-European Championships U20 Division B 1st Team 2017
Roko Badzim
Badzim
Nandor Kuti
Kuti
Akwasi Yeboah
Yeboah
Tim Lambrecht
Lambrecht
Emanuel Cate
Cate


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FaviconEurocup - ALBA Berlin lands Spencer Butterfield, ex Nanterre 

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Spencer
Butterfield
ALBA Berlin (BBL) tabbed 25-year old American swingman Spencer Butterfield (190-88kg-92, college: Utah State, agency: Three Eye Sports). He played most recently at JSF Nanterre in French ProA. In 33 games he averaged 12.1ppg, 4.3rpg, 2.3apg and 1.1spg last season. Butterfield helped them to win the cup. He can count that season as a very successful as was selected to Eurobasket.com All-French ProA 3rd Team and to the All-Star Game. Butterfield also played 20 games in FIBA Europe Cup where...


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FaviconItaly - VL Pesaro signs Zak Irvin 

Zak Irvin
Zak Irvin
Consultinvest VL Pesaro (Serie A) signed 23-year old American swingman Zak Irvin (198-98kg-94, college: Michigan). He was tested at Miami Heat in the NBA. Irvin just graduated from University of Michigan and it is his first season as a pro. His team won Big Ten Tournament. Consultinvest VL Pesaro roster for 2017-2018: Guards: Pablo Bertone Diego Monaldi Zak Irvin Dallas Moore Forwards: Eric Mika Emmanuel Omogbo Center: Andrea Ancellotti Coach: Spiro Leka By Eurobasket Data Center...


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FaviconItaly - Berme Viola Basket Reggio Calabria agreed terms with Marco Passera 

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Marco
Passera
Berme Viola Basket Reggio Calabria (Serie A2) agreed on terms with experienced 35-year old former international point guard Marco Passera (180-74kg-82) from Latina Basket. In 13 Serie A2 games he averaged 5.2ppg, 3.2rpg and 2.8apg last season. Passera also played that season for Germani (Serie A). But in 6 games he had just 0.5ppg. Among other achievements he won Italian Serie A2 championship title in 2016. Passera received also Eurobasket.com Italian Lega2 All-Newcomers Team award back i...


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FaviconRussia - P.Zvaigzdes keep Balashov for another season 

Nikita<br>Balashov<br>
Nikita
Balashov
Pieno Zvaigzdes Pasvalys (LKL) re-signed 26-year old Russian international forward Nikita Balashov (207-90kg-91, agency: Alti Sport). He played there last season. In 28 LKL games he averaged 7.3ppg, 2.9rpg and 1.0bpg. Balashov also played 14 games in Baltic League where he had 10.7ppg, 4.9rpg, 1.2apg and 1.4bpg. He helped them to make it to the final. The previous (15-16) season Balashov played at Lokomotiv in Russian league. But in three Euroleague games he did not score anything and had...


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FaviconRussia - Octavius Ellis (ex Mornar Bar) agreed terms with Enisey 

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Octavius
Ellis
Enisey Krasnoyarsk (VTB) inked 24-year old American center Octavius Ellis (208-104kg-93, college: Cincinnati). He played most recently at Mornar Bar in Montenegrin Erste Liga. Ellis managed to play in three leagues last year (!!!). In 25 ABA League games he recorded 10.1ppg, 5.5rpg, 1.0apg and 1.6bpg. He also played 8 games in Erste Liga where he averaged 12.8ppg, 7.3rpg, 1.0apg and 1.3bpg. Ellis helped them to make it to both league and Cup finals. A very good season in his career as he...


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FaviconBasketball Champions League - Elias Lasisi (ex Le Portel) joins Oostende 

Elias Lasisi
Elias Lasisi
Telenet BC Oostende (Euromillions League) added to their roster 25-year old Belgian international swingman Elias Lasisi (192-92). He played last season at ESSM Le Portel Cote d'Opale in French ProA. Lasisi managed to play in three leagues in two countries last year. In 17 ProA games he had 6.6ppg, 2.2rpg and 1.1apg. He also played that season for Limburg United where in 13 Euromillions League games he recorded 7.8ppg, 2.0rpg and 1.9apg. Lasisi also played 6 games in FIBA Europe Cup where...


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FaviconBasketball Champions League - Ronnqvist re-signs at BC Lulea 

Adam<br>Ronnqvist<br>
Adam
Ronnqvist
BC Lulea (Basketligan) confirmed in their roster 27-year old point guard Adam Ronnqvist (181-78kg-90). He has played there for the last five seasons. In 45 Basketligan games he recorded 12.7ppg, 2.4rpg and 3.2apg last season. Ronnqvist helped them to win the league title (twice) (also twice). A very spectacular season in his career as he was voted to Eurobasket.com All-Swedish Basketligan Honorable Mention and All-Domestic Players Team. He represented Sweden at the European Championships...


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FaviconGreece - Thomas Amparas joins Karditsas 

Adam<br>Ronnqvist<br>
Adam
Ronnqvist
AS Karditsas (B) agreed terms with 23-year old point guard Thomas Amparas (190-94) from Koropi. Quite impressive season as he was named to Eurobasket.com All-Greek B League Honorable Mention.
Amparas represented Greece at the European Championships U16 in Bar (Montenegro) seven years ago. His stats at that event were 7 games: 4


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FaviconFrance - Dongbu Promy adds Burton to their roster, ex Lille 

Deonte<br>Burton<br>
Deonte
Burton
Dongbu Promy (KBL) added to their roster 26-year old American point guard Deonte Burton (183-86kg-91, college: Nevada). He played last season at Lille Metropole Basket in French ProB. In 33 games he recorded 11.2ppg, 2.6rpg and 2.8apg. Burton has tried to make it to the NBA and played in the NBA Pro Summer League in 2015. The list of the past achievements is quite long as among others his team made it to the German Bundesliga Semifinals in 2015. Burton was also voted All-MWC 1st Team back...


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FaviconFrance - Dijon tabs Steve Taylor Jr. 

Steve<br>Taylor<br>Jr.<br>
Steve
Taylor
Jr.
JDA Dijon Bourgogne (ProA) inked 24-year old American forward Steve Taylor Jr. (206-109kg-93, agency: Three Eye Sports). He just graduated from Toledo (NCAA). In 32 games he averaged impressive 15.3ppg, 12.3rpg and 3.7apg last season. A very good year in his career as he was selected to All-MAC 2nd Team. As mentioned above Taylor Jr. is just out of the college and it will be his first season in pro basketball. JDA Dijon Bourgogne roster for 2017-2018: Guards: Axel Julien Rasheed Sulaimo...


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FaviconGermany - Seger Bonifant (ex CB Clavijo) agreed terms with Ehingen 

Seger<br>Bonifant<br>
Seger
Bonifant
Team Ehingen Urspring (ProA) strengthened their roster with addition of 24-year old American forward Seger Bonifant (201-91kg-93, college: West Liberty State). He played most recently at CB Clavijo in Spanish LEB Gold. In 32 games he recorded 9.2ppg and 2.0rpg last season. Among other achievements Bonifant's team won MEC Regular Season for three years in a row (between 2014 and 2016). He received also All-MEC Player of the Year award and NABC NCAA D2 All-Atlantic District 1st Team award i...


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FaviconIsrael - Star Hotshots ink Cinmeon Bowers, ex Galil Elion 

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Cinmeon
Bowers
Purefoods Star Hotshots (PBA) signed 24-year old American forward Cinmeon Bowers (201-118kg-93, college: Auburn). He played last season at Galil Elion in Israeli National League. In 30 games he had very impressive stats: 18.1ppg, 8.9rpg and 2.3apg. Great season as he was named to Eurobasket.com All-Israeli National League Honorable Mention. Bowers' team made it to the SEC Tournament Semifinals in 2015. He graduated from Auburn University in 2016 and it will be his second season as a profe...


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FaviconIsrael - ET Land signs Josh Selby, ex Maccabi K/G 

Josh Selby
Josh Selby
Inchon ET Land Elephants (KBL) signed 26-year old American point guard Josh Selby (188-88kg-91, college: Kansas, agency: HMS). He played last season at Maccabi Kiryat Gat in Israeli Winner League. In 20 games he was third best scorer with impressive 17.5ppg and averaged 2.9rpg, 4.4apg and 1.1spg. A very impressive season as he was named to Eurobasket.com All-Israeli League Honorable Mention and to the All-Star Game. Selby also spent pre-season at Balikesir (BSL) in Turkish league that yea...


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FaviconPoland - UBSC Graz signs Darien Nelson-Henry, ex Siarka 

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Darien
Nelson-Henry
UBSC Raiffeisen Graz (A Bundesliga) signed 23-year old American center Darien Nelson-Henry (211-120kg-94, college: Pennsylvania). He played most recently at Siarka in Polish PLK league, but left the team in Nov.'16. In 7 TBL games he had 5.0ppg and 2.7rpg last season. Nelson-Henry was named to All-Ivy League 2nd Team in 2016. He graduated from University of Pennsylvania in 2016. It is his second season as a professional player. By Eurobasket Data Center Check also Complete Transfers Lis...


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