Press June 2013

28 june2-times Euroleague champ joined CSKA

Forward/center Kyle Hines (26 y.o., 198 cm) signed the contract with our club. The player arrives from Olympiacos where he won 2 Euroleague titles in 2 previous seasons.

28 juneQualifying Rounds and Regular Season Draw Criteria

QUALIFYING ROUNDS DRAW CRITERIA & PROCEDURE

28 juneAppeals judge reduces one Panathinaikos Athens sanction

The Euroleague Appeals Judge on Friday issued decisions on two appeals made by Panathinaikos Athens of earlier decisions by the competition's independent disciplinary judge concerning incidents at the team’s home court during the 2012-13 season. The appeals judge partially accepted one appeal, reducing the sanction of home games to be played without fans by Panathinaikos, and dismissed the other appeal.

27 juneRatiopharm Ulm lands shooting ace Hess

Ratiopharm Ulm added more fire power to its roster by inking sharp shooter Adam Hess to a two-year deal, the club announced Thursday. Hess (2.01 meters, 32 years old) arrives from Phoenix Hagen, where he averaged 11.3 points on 40.1% three-point shooting and 4.9 rebounds in 37 German League games last season.

27 june2013-14 Turkish Airlines Euroleague season draw set for July 4

The first calendar event of a new and exciting basketball season – the draw for the 2013-14 Turkish Airlines Euroleague – will be held on Thursday, July 4 in Barcelona at 12:00 CEST. The draw will be held in two parts: one to decide the four groups of six teams each that will make up the regular season; the other to set the bracket for the eight-team qualifying rounds, whose winner will become the 24th and final regular season team.

26 juneCedevita Zagreb lands Repesa on bench

Cedevita Zagreb put a veteran head coach in charge of the team, raising expectations ahead of its 2013-14 Eurocup campaign. The Croatian side has handed rains to Jasmin Repesa, signing a four-year deal, team announced Wednesday. Repesa, 52, arrives after a one-year stint with Unicaja Malaga of Spain, where he led the club to a 8-8 record in the Turkish Airlines Euroleague Top 16, but finished ninth in the Spanish League and missed the playoffs.

26 juneDan Shamir joined CSKA coaching staff

Israeli specialist Dan Shamir, 38, has become an assistant to our team’s head coach Ettore Messina. Contract is signed for 1 year with the option for second season.

26 juneEttore Messina met his Euroleague colleagues

The annual Euroleague Head Coaches Meeting took place on Monday and Tuesday in Barcelona. A total of 22 head coaches to exchange of information and ideas.

25 juneUNICS Kazan hires Trinchieri as head coach

Unics Kazan will have a new face on the sidelines this season after hiring Andrea Trinchieri to serve as the team's head coach. Unics and Trinchieri signed a one-plus-one-year deal in which the club holds the option for the second season.

25 juneEuroleague coaches meet to plan new season

The annual Euroleague Head Coaches Meeting, which addresses everything from refereeing to marketing in preparation for the upcoming season, took place on Monday and Tuesday in Barcelona. A total of 22 head coaches representing both regular season and qualifying rounds teams for the 2013-14 Turkish Airlines Euroleague gathered at Euroleague Basketball headquarters in what has become 12-year tradition for the exchange of information and ideas