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FaviconItaly - Pedro Llompart (ex Iberostar Tener.) is a newcomer at Grissin Bon RE 

Pedro<br>Llompart<br>
Pedro
Llompart
Grissin Bon Reggio Emilia (Serie A) added to their roster experienced 35-year old Spaniard point guard Pedro Llompart (187-82). He already started the season at Iberostar Tenerife CB Canarias in Spanish Liga Endesa. In two games he recorded 7.0ppg, 1.5rpg and 1.5apg this season. Llompart also played 1 game in Basketball Champions League where he averaged 3 points, 2 rebounds, 5 assists and 2 steals. He also spent pre-season at Valencia Basket (also in Liga Endesa) earlier that year. But i...


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FaviconFrance - Waverly Austin signed a two-month deal with Nantes 

Waverly<br>Austin<br>
Waverly
Austin
Hermine Nantes Atlantique (ProB) signed 26-year old American (has also German passport) center Waverly Austin (211-122kg-91, college: Oregon, agency: Octagon Europe) for a two-month deal. Austin will replace Laurence Ekperigin who is our due to injury. He already started the season at CEZ Nymburk in NBL league in Czech Republic, but left the team in Nov.'17. In two NBL games he had 3.5ppg, 2.0rpg and 1.0bpg this season. Austin also played 1 game in Basketball Champions League where he rec...


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FaviconABA League - Cibona and Jahmar Young part ways 

Jahmar Young
Jahmar Young
Cibona have parted ways with American Jahmar Young(196-G-86, college: N.Mexico St.). Young joined Cibona this summer from Dominican Republic side Huracanes del Atlantico and averaging 9.6 points, 2.6 rebounds, 2.4 assists and 1.0 steals over 19.4 minutes in 5 Adriatic ABA League games this season. Young has already played in Serbia (Crvena zvezda), Belgium (Spirou Charleroi), Latvia (Ventspils), France (Entente Orleans 45 and Paris Levallois), Russia (Nizhny Novogorod), Bosnia (Siroki), L...


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FaviconSpain - Jabs Newby (ex St.John R.) signs at CB Clavijo 

Jabs Newby
Jabs Newby
Cocinas.com CB Clavijo Logrono (LEB Gold) landed 26-year old Canadian guard Jabs Newby (188-86kg-91, college: Gannon). He started the season at Saint John Riptide in Canadian NBL. The last summer Newby played at Pioneros Los Mochis in Mexican CIBACOPA where in 12 games he averaged 13.3ppg, 3.8rpg, 3.8apg and 1.3spg. Among other achievements his team made it to the NBL Canada Semifinals in 2016. Newby received also USBasket.com NBL Canada All-Rookie Team award in 2015. He has played previo...


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FaviconSpain - Sergio Rodriguez selected the top Spaniard playing abroad in last week's games 

Sergio<br>Rodriguez<br>
Sergio
Rodriguez
We bring you last week's top performances from Spaniards who are playing abroad and who all have had prior experience of national team duties at youth or senior level. This week's number one is an international point guard Sergio Rodriguez (191-86). He could not help CSKA (6-2) in their last game. Despite Rodriguez's very good performance the league leader CSKA was edged 95-93 at home by the much lower-ranked (#10) Fenerbahce.


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FaviconTurkey - Sakarya BSB to sign Elijah Johnson, ex Galil Gilboa 

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Elijah
Johnson
Sakarya Buyuksehir Basketbol (BSL) agreed terms with 27-year old American guard Elijah Johnson (192-88kg-90, college: Kansas). He already started the season at Galil Gilboa in Israeli Winner League. In three games he had 10.0ppg, 4.0rpg, 2.3apg and 1.7spg this season. Johnson also spent pre-season at Vanoli Cremona (Serie A) in Italian league earlier that year. He has tried to make it to the NBA and played in the NBA Pro Summer League in 2013. The list of the past achievements is quite lo...


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FaviconItaly - Serie B Round 9: Omnia Basket beats Super Flavor M. by one after a very close game 

Thomas De<br>Min<br>
Thomas De
Min
The round was exceptionally exciting as five games ended with a tiny margin. 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. The most exciting game of round 9 in the Serie B took place in Pavia. This derby game ended with only one-point defeat on the road of second-best Super Flavor M. (7-2) to fourth ranked Omnia Basket (7-2) 78-77 in the game for the third place. Omnia Basket made 16-o...


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FaviconItaly - Best players of Italian Serie A2 round 8 

Matteo Da<br>Ros<br>
Matteo Da
Ros
Matteo Da Ros (204-F-89) put on an extraordinary performance in the last round for league's leader Alma Trieste and that's him to receive a Eurobasket.com Serie A2 Player of the Week award for round 8. The 28-year old forward had the game-high 33 points adding seven rebounds and five assists for Alma Trieste in his team's victory, helping them to beat Dinamica MNV (#13, 3-5) 84-74. It allowed Alma Trieste to consolidate first place in the Italian Serie A2. They maintain a perfect record w...


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FaviconRussia - Superleague 1 Round 12: TEMP-SUMZ Revda loses the game and top position 

Anton<br>Astapkovich<br>
Anton
Astapkovich
There was no lack of excitement in the last round games. The round ended with change at the leadership position, favorites losing the games and games ending by tiny margin. Round 12 most important game was a defeat of league's leader TEMP-SUMZ Revda (9-3). They were defeated by fourth ranked CSKA 2 (9-1) 81-66 on Sunday night. 25 personal fouls committed by TEMP-SUMZ Revda helped opponents get some easy free throw opportunities. Worth to mention a great performance of international forwa...


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FaviconRussia - Superleague 2 Round 11: Dynamo-MGTU hands first loss to Burevestnik 

Artem<br>Gaposhin<br>
Artem
Gaposhin
The fans could enjoy quite many interesting games in the last round. The round ended with defeat of the leader and favorites losing the games. The most crucial game of the last round was the first loss of Burevestnik (10-1) in Maykop on Tuesday night. Visitors were defeated by second ranked Dynamo-MGTU (6-3) 92-85. It may be a crucial game in the contest for the top position in 2. Dynamo-MGTU made 30-of-33 free shots (90.9 percent) during the game. 25 personal fouls committed by Burevest...


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FaviconGreece - Giannis Antetokounmpo's double-double lands him Player of the Week award among Greeks playing currently abroad: 

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Giannis
Antetokounmpo
We bring you last week's top performances from Greeks who are playing abroad and who all have had prior experience of national team duties at youth or senior level. This week's number one is an international swingman Giannis Antetokounmpo (211-94, agency: Octagon Europe). He could not help the Milwaukee Bucks (8-8) in their last game. Despite Antetokounmpo's very good performance the Milwaukee Bucks (8-8) were crushed 111-79 on the road by the Dallas Mavericks.


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FaviconGreece - King lands Carlos Medlock, ex Cretan Kings 

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Carlos
Medlock
King Szczecin (PLK) tabbed 30-year old American point guard Carlos Medlock (183-84kg-87, college: E.Michigan). He already started the season at Cretan Kings in Greek A1 league. In 5 games he averaged 8.2ppg, 1.6rpg and 2.4apg this season. The last season Medlock played at Braunschweig in German BBL where in 30 games he had 13.8ppg, 1.5rpg, 4.2apg and 1.4spg. He can count that season as a very successful as was awarded Eurobasket.com All-German Bundesliga Most Improved Player of the Year a...


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FaviconFrance - Nando De Colo selected the top French playing abroad in last week's games 

Nando De<br>Colo<br>
Nando De
Colo
Traditionally, every week we bring you a list of the top performances of French who are currently playing abroad. This week's number one is an international shooting guard Nando De Colo (196-87). He could not help CSKA (6-2) in their last game. Despite De Colo's very good performance the league leader CSKA was edged 95-93 at home by the leading Fenerbahce.


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FaviconFrance - Antibes sign Ali Traore 

Ali Traore
Ali Traore
Sharks Antibes (ProA) signed 32-year old French ex-international power forward Ali Traore (207-108kg-85, college: S.Idaho JC, agency: BeoBasket). He played last season at Byblos Sporting Club in Lebanese Pepsi LBL. In 16 games he had very impressive stats: 18.7ppg, 8.6rpg, 2.1apg and 1.3spg. Traore helped them to make it to the semifinals. He also played that season for Movil Estudiantes in Spanish Liga Endesa where in 16 games he recorded 5.6ppg and 2.9rpg. The list of the past achieveme...


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FaviconGermany - Tibor Pleiss' double-double lands him Player of the Week award among Germans playing currently abroad: 

Tibor Pleiss
Tibor Pleiss
Traditionally, every week we bring you a list of the top performances of Germans who are currently playing abroad. This week's number one is an international center Tibor Pleiss (217-89). He could not help one of league's weakest teams Valencia Basket (7-2) in their last game. Despite Pleiss' good performance Valencia Basket lost 74-79 on the road to the second-ranked FC Barcelona.


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FaviconGermany - The Uni Baskets Paderborn Sign Ethan O'Day 

Ethan O'Day
Ethan O'Day
Pro A team Uni Baskets Paderborn have added overseas strength with Ethan O'Day (206-F, college: Vermont) to compensate the injury to Ivan Buntic. Ethan O'Day is a 24 year old 206vm forward from Mansfield, Conneticut that will be getting his first experience in Europe. He played at Vermont (NCAA) and got his first professional experience with the Sandringham Sabres (Australia-SEABL-South) playing 24 games averaging 15.3ppg, 8.4rpg, 1.0apg, 1.0spg, Blocks-1 (2.7bpg), FGP: 60.4%, FT: 42.4%....


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FaviconIsrael - Shimane Magic inks Tyler Stone, ex Galil Gilboa 

Tyler Stone
Tyler Stone
Shimane Susanoo Magic (B1 League) signed 26-year old American power forward Tyler Stone (203-104kg-91, college: Southeast Missouri State, agency: Diamond Sports). He already started the season at Galil Gilboa in Israeli Winner League. In 7 games he had very impressive stats: 20.3ppg, 9.4rpg, 3.4apg and 1.9spg this season. Great year as he League Player of the Week (2 times). The last season Stone played at Chiba Jets (B League) where in 57 games he recorded also remarkable stats: 17.9ppg,...


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FaviconIsrael - Gil Amitay signs at Maccabi Ashdod 

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Gil Amitay
Maccabi Ashdod/Be'er Tuvia (Winner League) landed 28-year old shooting guard Gil Amitay (197-89). He already started the season at Ironi Nes-Ziona in Winner League. Amitay helped his team get promotion to Winner League. In four games he averaged just 2.8ppg this season. The last season he played also at Ironi Hai Motors Nes-Ziona (also in National League) where in 35 games he had 7.4ppg, 3.0rpg and 2.5apg. Amitay contributed to his team winning the National League title and the cup. He wa...


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FaviconSerbia - JSL Round 6: Partizan U19 keeps a leadership position 

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Marko
Pecarski
The game had a very big importance for second-ranked Partizan U19 as it allowed them to take a leadership position. Partizan U19 smashed 6th ranked Vojvodina U19 in Beograd 111-77. Partizan U19 dominated down low during the game scoring 72 of its points in the paint compared to Vojvodina U19's 28 and made 21-of-27 free shots (77.8 percent) during the game. Partizan U19 forced 19 Vojvodina U19 turnovers and outrebounded them 48-35 including a 34-22 advantage in defensive rebounds. Partizan...


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FaviconSerbia - Roda JLS, round 6 

Marko<br>Pecarski<br>
Marko
Pecarski
Mladost Cacak - Zdravlje 89-67 (22-12, 21-24, 22-17, 24-14) Mladost Cacak: Susic Milivoje 19pts, 5reb, 6ast, Milan Vujinovic 17pts, 2reb, Nikola Zdravkovic 12pts, 6reb Zdravlje: Stamenkovic Uros 21pts, 6reb, Dusan Stosic 18pts, 6reb Mega Bemax - Beko 80-56 (22-13, 23-24, 14-11, 21-8) Mega Bemax: Cerovina Luka 15pts, 4reb, 3ast, Drobnjak Igor 14pts, 11reb, 3ast, Lankovic Aleksandar 14pts, 5reb Beko: Kovacevic Nikola 21pts, 4reb, Skoric Lazar 13pts Konstantin - Radnicki Kragujevac 90-59...


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FaviconBelgium - Top Division I Round 12: Spirou B lose to Gembo BBC in the game between Top 4 teams 

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Jens
Bouckaert
The game between Top Four teams took place in Borgerhout. Third ranked host Gembo BBC (9-2) defeated 4th ranked Spirou B (8-4) 91-78. They outrebounded Spirou B 43-31 including 32 on the defensive glass. Worth to mention a great performance of Jens Bouckaert (-91) who helped to win the game recording 28 points and 5 rebounds and center Anthony Vermeersch (202-90) who added 12 points and 13 rebounds during the contest. The best for the losing side was naturalized Cuban point guard Sigfredo...


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FaviconUnited Kingdom - Ovie Soko selected the top British players playing abroad in last week's games 

Ovie Soko
Ovie Soko
Here is the weekly review of the top performing British players, who play currently abroad. This week's number one is former international power forward Ovie Soko (201-91). He led UCAM Murcia to a victory over the 15th-ranked RETAbet BB in the Spanish Liga Endesa in Sunday night's game.


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FaviconUnited Kingdom - Raiders add Adekoya 

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Jawad
Adekoya
Plymouth Raiders are pleased to announce the signing of 6ft 5in shooting guard, Jawad Adekoya(198-G, college: Chicago St., agency: Court Side) to help strengthen the back court for the remainder of the season. Adekoya, who originates from Tinley Park, Illinois, is no stranger to the BBL having played last season with the Cheshire Phoenix where he averaged a respectable 10pts per game in a little over 23 minutes. Prior to this, Adekoya, who holds a British passport, graduated as a senior...


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FaviconEstonia - Tanel Kurbas selected the top Estonian playing abroad in last week's games 

Tanel Kurbas
Tanel Kurbas
Traditionally, every week we bring you a list of the top performances of Estonians who are currently playing abroad. This week's number one is an international guard Tanel Kurbas (197-88). Heto an easy victory against the eighth-ranked Zilina in the Slovakian SBL in Saturday night's game.


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FaviconEstonia - Estonian Alexela KML round 7 best performance: Nolan Cressler 

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Nolan
Cressler
American Guard Nolan Cressler (195-G-94, agency: 3Eye) put on an amazing game in the last round for Rapla, receiving a Eurobasket.com Player of the Week award for round 7. The 23-year old player was the main contributor (20 points, six rebounds and five assists) to his team's victory, helping them to edge out TTU (#8, 0-6), the league's bottom-ranked team 73-72. Rapla maintains the 3rd position in Estonian Alexela KML. They would have been even better if they hadn't lost a few games earli...


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