Press September 2013

29 septemberFour in a row

Just another Gomelsky Cup in difficult fight with Lokomotiv was won by our team.

29 septemberLaboral Kutxa adds Kelati for two months

On Sunday morning Laboral Kutxa Vitoria announced the addition of shooting guard Thomas Kelati for the next two months. Kelati (1.95 meters, 32 years old) arrived from Valencia Basket, where last season he averaged 9.8 points, 2.2 rebounds, 1.4 assists and 1.2 steals in 13 Eurocup games.

28 septemberSecond Russian final in a row

Second straight Gomelsky Cup final game will feature CSKA and Lokomotiv-Kuban. Their merited opponents have to fight for the bronze on the second day.

27 septemberDonatas Zavackas to join Telekom Bonn

Forward Donatas Zavackas will move to Telekom Bonn, Germany, on Monday upon spending the month of preseason with our team.

27 septemberThe goals coinsided

The first home game for our renewed team will be played on the Gomelsky Cup tomorrow against Panathinaikos Athens.

27 septemberBrose Baskets adds Markota

The German champion Brose Baskets Bamberg signed power forward Damir Markota to a 3-month contract. With the addition of Markota (2.08 meters, 27 years old), Bamberg found a replacement for Novica Velickovic, a former Euroleague Rising Star Trophy winner, who will spend some weeks away from practices while working on individual conditioning.

27 septemberZalgiris Kaunas brings home Saras!

The active player with the most Turkish Airlines Euroleague titles will play in his hometown for the first time in his pro career with the announcement Friday that Sarunas Jasikevicius has been signed by Zalgiris Kaunas for the upcoming season.

20 septemberQR club profile: Telenet Ostend

Belgian champion Telenet Ostend targets its first taste of Europe's premier competition in more than a decade when it enters the Turkish Airlines Euroleague Qualifying Rounds. Ostend won the Belgian League and Cup double last season with Matt Lojeski playing a starring role and earning league MVP honors.

20 septemberTrotter contract with Triumph cancelled, Lior Eliyahu offered to the team

Obbie Trotter won't play this season with Triumph after the American guard has suffered a severe knee injury.

20 septemberVagenas is back at OF Irakleio

OF Irakleio (A2) signed 33-year old domestic forward Vasilis Vagenas (202-80). It is actually his comeback to Heraklion as he played here before. Vagenas has played for the last three seasons at Doxa Lefkadas in A2. However his team was relegated to B. In 21 games he had 7.0ppg, 5.2rpg and 1.0apg last season.