Press August 2017

30 augustEuroLeague, EuroCup stars fill EuroBasket rosters

Fans of the Turkish Airlines EuroLeague and 7DAYS EuroCup will get a sneak preview of the star power coming their way in those competitions when more than 100 Euroleague Basketball players put on their national team jerseys for continental championships starting this week.

22 augustBarcelona lands Hanga, last season's Best Defender

Adam Hanga, the Turkish Airlines Euroleague's reigning Best Defender Trophy winner, has left Baskonia Vitoria Gasteiz to join FC Barcelona Lassa for the next three seasons, the clubs announced Tuesday.

22 augustAnadolu Efes adds size, power with Stimac

Anadolu Efes strengthened its frontcourt by signing center Vladimir Stimac to a one-year deal, with an option for another, the club announced Tuesday.

22 augustSerbia flex muscles in Hamburg, Ponitka ices second place for Poland

Entering the final stage of preparations for FIBA EuroBasket 2017, the injury-depleted Serbia side still showed their muscles in a friendly four-team tournament in Hamburg to snatch up the Supercup 2017 title.

22 augustLauvergne back in action for France, as Les Bleus rock Toulouse in style

France continued to pick up steam in a friendly tournament setting before the start of their FIBA EuroBasket 2017 adventure in Helsinki later this month.

21 augustSerbia lose another star, as injury forces Teodosic out for EuroBasket

The hope of seeing Milos Teodosic suit up for Serbia this summer can be put to rest after the Serbian Basketball Federation announced the long-time captain of the national team will not be available for FIBA EuroBasket 2017.

21 augustZoran Dragic gets mentally and physically stronger post injury

Last February Zoran Dragic suffered an injury that wasn’t only season-ending but also prevented him from joining the Slovenian national team this summer.

21 augustTeodosic: “My desire to play is great, but…”

Serbian national team captain Milos Teodosic explained why he won’t participate in the EuroBasket, despite his “great desire” to lead the efforts of the “Orlovi” in one more international tournament.

21 augustEuroleague Basketball officials prep new season at clinic in Belgrade

Ahead of another jam-packed season of excitement, Euroleague Basketball game officials dedicated last weekend to sharpening their officiating skills in order to make every game of the Turkish Airlines EuroLeague and 7DAYS EuroCup even better for fans when the season tips off in October.

21 augustBaskonia adds scorer McRae

Baskonia Vitoria Gasteiz has found a scorer on the perimeter by hiring former NBA champion Jordan McRae for the coming season.