Press June 2015

30 juneProposed team list for the 2015-16 Turkish Airlines Euroleague and Eurocup

The proposed lists of participating teams for the 2015-16 Turkish Airlines Euroleague and 2015-16 Eurocup have been reviewed by the members of the Euroleague Commercial Assets Executive Board following the criteria approved during the last ECA Shareholders Meeting, held on May 6 in Istanbul. The lists will be submitted to the ECA Shareholders Meeting for approval on July 8, 2015.

24 juneCavaliers Exercise 2015-16 Option on Center Timofey Mozgov

The Cleveland Cavaliers have exercised the option to extend the term of Timofey Mozgov’s contract to include the 2015-16 Season, Cavaliers General Manager David Griffin announced today from Cleveland Clinic Courts. Per league policy, terms of the contract were not released.

9 juneDomestic roundup: June 8

CSKA Moscow completed another masterful run to win the VTB United League for the fourth consecutive season. CSKA rousted Khimki Moscow Region 69-99 Monday to complete a three-game sweep of their finals series. Sasha Kaun scored 18 points on 8-of-9 free throw shooting, while Milos Teodosic added 13 points and 6 assists, Nando De Colo also scored 13, Aaron Jackson totaled 12 points and 8 assists and Victor Khryapa shined with 8 points, 14 rebounds, 5 assists and 3 blocks. All 12 CSKA players scored as the visitors outscored Khimki by at least 8 points in each of the first three quarters and by 5 in the fourth. CSKA cruised on the road despite committing 16 turnovers thanks to its dominance on the glass; CSKA outrebounded Khimki 23-37. Paul Davis led Khimki with 20 points and Sergey Monya added 13 in defeat.

9 juneCSKA wins championship!

CSKA Moscow defeated Khimki Moscow Region on the road, 99-69, in Game 3 of the playoff finals. The Army Men pulled away in the 1st quarter and gradually added to the lead, crushing Khimki by 30 points to sweep the finals and secure the club's fifth VTB United League title.

8 junePlayoffs with no defeats!

Our team left no chances to opponents on the way to its 5th VTB United League title.

4 juneUseful aggression

Our team did not hesitate to use its obvious basketball advantage in the Finals Game 1 and decided the outcome in the first quarter.

4 juneCSKA one step closer to title

CSKA Moscow defeated Khimki Moscow Region in Game 1 of the playoff finals, 89-62. The Army Men jumped out to a big lead in the 1st quarter, taking advantage of Khimki's weakened frontcourt by attacking the paint. The Red-Blues led by 17 points after 10 minutes and never let Khimki get back into the contest, seizing a 1-0 advantage in the series.

3 juneFinals. Battle for gold!

CSKA Moscow plays Khimki Moscow Region in the VTB United League playoff finals.

2 juneEuroleague mourns coach Arnautovic

Euroleague Basketball joins the family of CSU Asesoft Ploiesti and all European basketball in mourning the premature pasing of 43-year-old coach Vladimir "Dado" Arnautovic in Belgrade this weekend.