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FaviconEuroleague - Review of Round 19 

Adam<br>Waczynski<br>
Adam
Waczynski
Unicaja - Real Madrid 80-75 Worth to mention about the upset in a game between Real Madrid (12-7) and Unicaja Malaga (8-11), which took place in Malaga. 4th placed Real Madrid lost to tenth ranked Unicaja Malaga in a road game 75-80. It ended at the same time the seven-game winning streak of Real Madrid. The hosts took control from the first minutes by winning first half. But Real Madrid won third quarter 25-19. However it was not enough to take a lead and get a victory that evening. Pol...


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FaviconBasketball Champions League - Basketball Champions League round 11 best performance: Ovie Soko (by Interperformances) 

Ovie Soko
Ovie Soko
British Power forward Ovie Soko (201-PF-91) had an amazing evening in the last round for UCAM Murcia, receiving a Interperformances Player of the Week award for round 11. The 26-year old player had a double-double of 27 points and 11 rebounds, while his team crushed EWE Baskets (7-4) with 20-point margin 85-65. The game was between two of the league's top four teams. UCAM Murcia is placed at 3rd position in Basketball Champions League. They would have been even better if they hadn't lost...


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FaviconEurocup - Galatasaray signs Adas Juskevicius, ex Lietkabelis 

Adas<br>Juskevicius<br>
Adas
Juskevicius
Galatasaray Odeabank Istanbul (BSL) signed 29-year old Lithuanian international shooting guard Adas Juskevicius (194-89kg-89). He started the season at Lietkabelis in Lithuanian LKL league. In 17 games he had 13.2ppg, 3.6rpg, 2.9apg and 1.1spg this season. Juskevicius also played 10 games in Eurocup where he recorded 12.0ppg, 3.6rpg and 3.0apg. The last season he played at Tecnyconta Zaragoza in Spanish Liga Endesa. In 25 games he averaged 6.4ppg, 1.4rpg and 1.4apg. The list of the past a...


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FaviconBaltic League - Cressler's 30-point game gives him Interperformances Player of the Week award 

Nolan<br>Cressler<br>
Nolan
Cressler
23-year old guard Nolan Cressler (195-G-94, agency: 3Eye) had a very impressive game in the last round for Rapla and receives a Interperformances Player of the Week award for round 10. He had the game-high 30 points adding six rebounds and five assists for Rapla in his team's victory, helping them to crush Betsafe/Liepaja (#5, 2-7) with 21-point margin 99-78. Rapla maintains the 3rd position in their group in Baltic League group A. Rapla is a typical solid league team placed somewhere in...


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FaviconHungary - Sopron KC adds Henderson to their roster, ex Panionios 

Esian<br>Henderson<br>
Esian
Henderson
Sopron KC (A Division) added to their roster 32-year old American power forward Esian Henderson (205-100kg-86, college: of Central Missouri, agency: Octagon Europe). He started the season at Panionios in Greek A1 league. In 12 games he recorded 6.8ppg, 3.6rpg and 1.1apg this season. In 2013 (four years after he left the college) Henderson was drafted by Iowa Energy (D-League) in fifth round (69th overall). The former of Central Missouri (NCAA Div.II) staris in his ninth season in pro bask...


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FaviconEuroleague - Alen Omic (ex Hapoel J-M) joins Crvena Zvezda 

Alen Omic
Alen Omic
Defending champion Crvena Zvezda MTS Beograd (KLS) agreed terms with 26-year old Slovenian international center Alen Omic (216-102kg-92). He started the season at Hapoel Jerusalem in Israeli Winner League. In 10 games he had 7.7ppg and 3.9rpg this season. Omic also played 10 games in Eurocup where he recorded 8.0ppg and 4.4rpg. The last season he played at Unicaja Malaga in Spanish Liga Endesa. In 21 games he averaged 6.4ppg and 5.2rpg. Omic helped them to make it to the semifinals. He al...


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FaviconSpain - Doukas for staff in Spain or Turkey 

Antonios<br>Doukas<br>
Antonios
Doukas
Coach Antonios Doukas had a couple of offers from teams in Spain and Turkey as part of their coaching staff over the past month since team owners from respective teams have been talking to him and want to come to an agreement with the coach. However, the coach will consider and evaluate the offers since he is currently under contract with the national team of Albania and KB Tirona and he will decide where he will continue his career.


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FaviconTurkey - Hopson leaves Galatasaray 

Scotty<br>Hopson<br>
Scotty
Hopson
29-year old American swingman Scotty Hopson (200-93kg-89, college: Tennessee) left Galatasaray Odeabank Istanbul (BSL). In 14 games he averaged 10.7ppg, 3.8rpg and 1.6apg this season. He also played 13 games in Eurocup where he had 11.5ppg, 3.4rpg and 1.8apg. The last season Hopson played at Ironi Nahariya (Winner League) in Israel. In 18 games he recorded very impressive stats: 15.9ppg, 4.6rpg, 2.4apg and 1.1spg. He also played 2 games in FIBA Europe Cup where he got remarkable 25.0ppg,...


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FaviconGreece - Trikalla inks John Fields, ex Apoel 

John Fields
John Fields
Aries Trikalla BC (A1) signed 30-year old American power forward John Fields (205-88, college: Tennessee). He just played at Apoel in Cypriot Division A. In 10 games he had very impressive stats: 15.5ppg, 7.5rpg and 1.0spg this season. Great year as he was named to Cyprus League All-Star Game. Fields also played earlier that season for Hasharon (National League) in Israel where in two Division A games he recorded 12.0ppg, 11.5rpg, 1.0apg, 1.5spg and 1.0bpg. The list of the past achievemen...


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FaviconFrance - Antibes land Louri Frejus Zerbo 

Louri<br>Frejus<br>Zerbo<br>
Louri
Frejus
Zerbo
Sharks Antibes (ProA) tabbed 29-year old Burkinabe ex-international center Louri Frejus Zerbo (208-89). He has a double citizenship as he also holds Ivorian passport. Zerbo started the season at Limoges CSP Elite (ProA). He has played there for the last seven years. But in 7 ProA games he averaged just 1.6ppg and 2.6rpg this season. Zerbo also played 6 games in Eurocup, but he did not score anything and had only 4 rebounds. The last season Zerbo played also at Limoges CSP Elite where in 3...


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FaviconGermany - The Fraport Skyliners Cup Meeting With medi Bayreuth Has A Twist Of The Pope And Tom Brady Banter 

Gordon<br>Herbert<br>
Gordon
Herbert
It was a packed arena on enemy ground and throughout the game it almost seemed like a boxing match as punches were being traded back and forth in forms of buckets, but it really heated up in the fourth quarter as both guys stepped it up playing for their teams and fans like no other and random Jordan chants being blurted out from the supporters. There wasn't one Jordan, but two Jordan's setting the loud arena on fire and it wasn't Michael Jordan and the United Center that was involved, bu...


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FaviconGermany - The Fraport Skyliners Extend Short Term Contract With AJ English 

A.J. English
A.J. English
The Fraport Skyliners announced today that they have extended the short term contract with guard A.J. English(192-G-92, college: Iona). English is a 25 year old 192cm guard from Middletown, Delaware that is playing his second professional season and second with Frankfurt after playing briefly with Enel Basket Brindisi (Italy-Serie A) and Limoges CSP Elite (France-ProA). The ex Iona (NCAA) standout had a marvelous rookie season with Frankfurt averaging 17.6ppg, 2.9rpg, 4.1apg, FGP: 47.7%,...


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FaviconIsrael - Best players of Israeli National League round 14 

Rodney<br>Alexander<br>
Rodney
Alexander
Experienced American Rodney Alexander (201-F-87) had a great game in the last round for Elitzur K-A and that's him to receive a Interperformances National League Player of the Week award for round 14. The 30-year old forward had the game-high 27 points adding nine rebounds and two assists for Elitzur K-A in his team's victory, helping them to outclass Maccabi Raanana (#8, 6-8) with 28-point margin 108-80. Elitzur K-A is placed at 3rd position in Israeli National League. They would have be...


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FaviconABA League - Olimpija inks Erazem Lorbek 

Erazem<br>Lorbek<br>
Erazem
Lorbek
Petrol Olimpija Ljubljana (Liga Nova KBM) signed experienced 34-year old Slovenian ex-international power forward Erazem Lorbek (209-111kg-84, college: Michigan State). He played most recently at FC Barcelona Lassa II in Spanish LEB Gold. Lorbek also spent pre-season at Real Betis (Liga Endesa) in Spanish league that year. He was also tried-out by FC Barcelona (Liga Endesa) in Spanish league. In 2005 (two years after he left the college) Lorbek was drafted by Indiana Pacers (NBA) in secon...


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FaviconSerbia - Timba Timosoara tabs Goran Ostojic 

Goran<br>Ostojic<br>
Goran
Ostojic
Newly promoted BC Timba Timisoara (Liga Nationala) inked 27-year old Serbian forward Goran Ostojic (206-91). He played recently at Politekhnik in Ukrainian Superleague. In 6 games he averaged 3.0ppg and 4.2rpg this season. Ostojic also played earlier that season for Sloga in Serbian KLS where in 5 Superleague games he had 8.8ppg and 5.6rpg. He has played previously professionally in Slovakia (Nitra) and Serbia (KK Mladost Z Admiral Zemun, Radnicki KG 06 and Konstantin). By Eurobasket Dat...


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FaviconSerbia - Filip Dumic (ex Mladost) joins Timba Timosoara 

Filip Dumic
Filip Dumic
BC Timba Timisoara (Liga Nationala) agreed terms with 28-year old Serbian point guard Filip Dumic (180-90). He started the season at Mladost in Bosnia and Herzegovina Division I. In 9 games he had 9.9ppg, 2.3rpg and 5.8apg this season. Dumic also played 1 game in ABA League where he recorded just 2 points, 2 assists and 2 steals. The last season he played at Sloga in Serbian KLS. In 9 games he averaged 8.6ppg, 2.9rpg, 5.4apg and 1.7spg. Dumic has played previously professionally in Monten...


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FaviconPoland - River Lions land C.J. Aiken, ex Czarni 

C.J. Aiken
C.J. Aiken
Niagara River Lions (NBL Canada) landed 28-year old American power forward C.J. Aiken (206-91kg-90, college: St.Joseph's). He supposed to play at Czarni in Polish PLK league, but left the team in Nov.'17,. In 10 games he averaged 11.7ppg, 8.7rpg and 1.2bpg this season. The last summer Aiken played at Bendigo Braves in Australian SEABL where in 23 games he had very impressive stats: 20.2ppg, 12.4rpg, 2.0apg and 1.6bpg. It was a very successful season in his career as he was awarded Austral...


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FaviconBalkan League - Bashkimi signs with Koukoulekidis 

Stratos<br>Koukoulekidis<br>
Stratos
Koukoulekidis
After parting ways with coach Fotis Takianos (agency: Interperformances ), KB Bashkimi Prizren during the winter break found a new coach. The orange-black from Prizren have appointed greek coach Stratos Koukoulekidis as their new coach. Stratos Koukoulekidis has experience from different leagues, while he had a chance to see KB Bashkimi Prizren playing while the teams met seasons before on Balkan League. KB Bashkimi Prizren actually is second on Kosovan Superleague, while in Balkan...


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FaviconLithuania - Arturas Gudaitis' double-double lands him Player of the Week award among Lithuanians playing currently abroad: 

Arturas<br>Gudaitis<br>
Arturas
Gudaitis
Traditionally, every week we bring you a list of the top performances of Lithuanians who are currently playing abroad. This week's number one is an international power forward Arturas Gudaitis (211-93). He could not help Armani Milano (11-4) in their last game. Despite Gudaitis' very good performance Armani Milano lost 80-84 on the road to the lower-ranked (#4) Umana Venezia.


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FaviconSlovenia - 2SKL Round 16: Celje beats LTH Castings by one after a very close game 

Tadej<br>Kostomaj<br>
Tadej
Kostomaj
The most exciting game of round 16 in the 2SKL took place in Skofja Loka. This derby game ended with only one-point home defeat of 3rd ranked LTH Castings (9-6) to fifth ranked Celje (8-7) 78-77 on Wednesday evening. The guests trailed by 2 points after three quarters before their 16-14 charge, which allowed them to win the game. Celje outrebounded LTH Castings 49-33 including 34 on the defensive glass. Worth to mention a great performance of point guard Tadej Kostomaj (187-87) who helped...


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FaviconEstonia - Vytenis Cizauskas claims Estonian Alexela KML weekly honour 

Vytenis<br>Cizauskas<br>
Vytenis
Cizauskas
Lithuanian Vytenis Cizauskas (187-SG-92) had a great game in the last round for Tartu Ulikool and that's him to receive a Interperformances Player of the Week award for round 14. The 25-year old shooting guard had the game-high 26 points adding seven rebounds and five assists for Tartu Ulikool in his team's victory, helping them to edge out TTU (#7, 2-12) 83-79. Tartu Ulikool maintains the 4th position in Estonian Alexela KML. They would have been even better if they hadn't lost a few gam...


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FaviconFinland - Aaron Jones claims Finnish Korisliiga weekly honour 

Aaron Jones
Aaron Jones
American Aaron Jones (206-F-93) had a very impressive game in the last round for league's leader Salon Vilpas and that's him to receive a Interperformances Player of the Week award for round 25. The 24-year old forward had a double-double of 21 points and eighteen rebounds, while his team outclassed Kauhajoki (#6, 13-11) with 26-point margin 99-73. It allowed Salon Vilpas to consolidate first place in the Finnish Korisliiga. Salon Vilpas have a solid 20-4 record. In the team's last game J...


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FaviconGeorgia - Sokhumi strengthens roster with addition of Jordan Price and Bishop Daniels 

Jordan Price
Jordan Price
Sokhumi currently the last in the standings in the Georgian Superleague added All-Atlantic 10 guard Jordan Price (196-G-94, college: La Salle). He averaged 15.7ppg, 4.3rpg, 2.6apg, FGP: 53.1%, 3PT: 36.1%, FT: 76.5% in 29 games which he started for his alma-mater LaSalle. Price was drafted by Maine Red Claws (G-League,3rd (71)) last year but decided to pursue his hoops dreams overseas and made the huge step of starting the second half of the season in the very competitive and tough league...


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FaviconAustria - Rocks land Bobby Brown, ex Zilina 

Jordan Price
Jordan Price
BK Mattersburg Rocks (2.Bundesliga) tabbed 24-year old American swingman Bobby Brown (201-91kg-94, college: Alabama State). He played recently at PP TV Raj Zilina in Slovakian SBL league, but left the team in Dec.'17. In 8 games he averaged 13


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FaviconAustria - Flames add Memcic to their roster 

Fuad Memcic
Fuad Memcic
Basket Flames (2.Bundesliga) added experienced 36-year old Slovenian-Bosnian center Fuad Memcic (209-113kg-82, agency: Promotex) from the BK Mattersburg Rocks to their roster. In 14 2.Bundesliga games in Austria this season he recorded 12.4ppg and 4.5rpg. Last season Memcic played at Arkadia Lions (A Bundesliga) where in 31 games he averaged 4.1ppg and 1.6rpg. He has also played professionally in Bulgaria (Spartak Pleven), France (UB Chartres), Iceland (Njardvik), Spain (Cordoba), Sloveni...


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