Press August 2017

7 augustSerbia got the gold at Eurobasket U18

For the first time since 2009 Serbia won the Eurobasket U18 after beating Spain in the final.

7 augustClinical Serbia too much to handle for Spain in Final

There was no stopping Serbia in the Final of the FIBA U18 European Championship 2017, with the Nikola Miskovic-led side sweeping away Spain Spain 74-62 in the second half of the gold medal duel at the Hant Arena in Bratislava.

7 augustLimoges inks scoring guard English

Limoges CSP added a scoring threat to its backcourt ahead of its return to the 7DAYS EuroCup by signing a one-year deal with guard A.J. English, club announced on Sunday.

6 augustIsrael beats Russia, wins “Kondrashin and Belov” Cup

Israel won the “Kondrashin and Belov” Cup after defeating Russia in the “friendly” tournament’s Final.

6 augustIvan Nelyubov joins Loko

Let’s meet another newcomer in Loko family. Center Ivan Nelyubov is going to play for our club at least for one season. He used to play for such teams as CSKA, VEF, Nizhny Novgorod, and Lietkabelis. Our new big man spent the last season in Parma Perm.

6 augustCedevita inks sharpshooter Murphy

Cedevita Zagreb continued a revamp of its backcourt for the upcoming season with the addition of a swingman Kevin Murphy, who signed a one-year deal, club announced on Saturday.

6 augustGalatasaray signs rookie big man Cline

Galatasaray Odeabank Istanbul signed big man T.J. Cline, who will make his professional basketball debut with the club.

5 augustBarcelona strengthens frontline with Seraphin

FC Barcelona Lassa fortified its frontcourt by signing big man Kevin Seraphin to a two-year deal.

5 augustKhimki’s coaching stuff announced

BC Khimki coaching staff also changed and includes many long time collaborators of coach Giorgos Bartzokas. Next season Christos Pappas, Oleg Meleshchenko and Georgios Bozikas will be the assistants, while Georgios Vavetsis will be responsible for strength and condition.

4 augustJames Augustine, from the snow to the sun

Unicaja has signed a one-year deal with James Augustine.