Press February 2011

28 februaryRace for the prize!

Hello everyone! I know, I know, all good things must come to an end and the it’s the same with Sportingbet Fantasy Challenge, whose 2010-11 season will be over on Thursday, unlike the Euroleague itself, which continues through the Quarterfinal Playoffs and the Final Four.

27 februaryChalmers' 22 points and 7 rebounds give him Player of the Week award

30-year old guard Lionel Chalmers (184-G-80) put on an amazing game in the last round for Lokomotiv Kuban and receives a Player of the Week award for round 15.

27 februaryRound 21: Kalev/Cramo defeats VEF Riga in double-overtime

Seventh ranked Estonian Kalev/Cramo won a double-overtime thriller edging second-best Latvian VEF Riga by four points 105-109 on Friday night.

26 februaryPBL Round 15: Unics Kazan defeats Khimky in overtime

Khimky (#2) forced the game against Unics Kazan (#1) into an overtime, but lost by nine points 66-75 on Saturday night.

25 februaryYuri Vasiliev moves to Lokomotiv Kuban

Yuri Vasiliev (207-C-81) changed the team.

23 februaryNuggets get Russian big guy Timofey Mozgov

Timofey Mozgov (216-C-86) is a new player of Denver Nuggets. The Russian big guy was a part of a blockbuster deal, whose central figure was Carmelo Anthony.

23 februaryFormer Knicks Regroup in Denver With Mixed Emotions

There is always another side to a trade. For the four former Knicks — Raymond Felton, Danilo Gallinari, Wilson Chandler and Timofey Mozgov — it came in the shadows of the elation and expectations of the Knicks’ acquisition of Carmelo Anthony, and also at their expense.

22 februaryD'or Fischer, Real Madrid

There might be no more valuable basketball player in the world averaging 6 points per game right now than the man in the middle for one of the Turkish Airlines Euroleague's two undefeated teams through four weeks of the Top 16.

22 februaryMatjaz Smodis is diagnosed with heart problems

Slovenian international power forward Matjaz Smodis (205-F-79) has been diagnosed with a heart problem and will abstain from any team activity until further notice.

22 februaryLokomotiv Kuban hand BC Oostende the first loss in Group L

Lokomotiv Kuban-BC Oostende 70:62