Press September 2016

29 septemberKhimki adds Pullen for start of season

Khimki Moscow Region added another weapon to its backcourt by signing veteran guard Jacob Pullen.

19 septemberEuroleague Basketball organizes its first international coaches clinic in China

For the first time ever, Euroleague Basketball will be organizing an international coaches clinic in China as part of the 2016 Euroleague Basketball China Tour. Defending Turkish Airlines EuroLeague champion CSKA Moscow will travel to play against the defending CBA champion Sichuan Blue Whales on September 28 in Chengdu and the Guangdong Tigers on September 30 in Shenzhen.

19 septemberPetteri Koponen under observation following traffic accident

The Barça Lassa point guard suffered and undisclosed head injury.

19 septemberRoster Rundown: Montakit Fuenlabrada


In the 7DAYS EuroCup for the first time since the 2002-03 campaign (the competition's original season!), Montakit Fuenlabrada has put together a competitive squad. Fuenlabrada kept most of its core players from last season as well as head coach Jota Cuspinera and added reliable players all around the roster. Ludde Hakanson and Carlos Cabezas arrived at point guard, but the club also signed forward Ian O'Leary, scoring ace Francisco Cruz and big men Moussa Diagne and Blagota Sekulic, the latter of whom is one of the two former EuroCup champions on the team.

19 septemberBarcelona's Koponen hospitalized after traffic accident

FC Barcelona Lassa announced on Monday morning that newly arrived guard Petteri Koponen had been involved in a traffic accident in the city on Sunday and is hospitalized, under observation, for cranioencephalic trauma.

9 septemberMore players, more games

Our team arrived to Greece today to play the series of exhibition games – 2 in Thessaloniki and 3 in Athens.

9 septemberJohn Stockton's son joined Avtodor

Avtodor has signed a one-year deal with 27-years old American point guard Michael STOCKTON (185 cm, 81 kg), the son of legendary John Stockton.

9 septemberReynolds has left Avtodor

The results of preseason medical test underwent by the American guard Scottie REYNOLDS were unsuccessful.

5 septemberLokomotiv signs playmaker Rochestie

Lokomotiv Kuban Krasnodar added more offensive firepower to its team for the next season by signing former Alphonso Ford Top Scorer Trophy winner Taylor Rochestie, club announced on Monday.

2 septemberKhimki adds Boungou-Colo to the mix

Two-time 7DAYS EuroCup champion Khimki Moscow Region bolstered its roster ahead of the upcoming campaign with the addition of forward Nobel Boungou-Colo, who inked a one-year deal, club announced on Friday.