Press July 2017

31 julyCedevita inks former EuroLeague champ Nichols

Ambitious Croatian champion Cedevita Zagreb continued a revamp of its roster for the upcoming 7DAYS EuroCup campaign by signing veteran forward Demetris Nichols to a one-year deal, club announced on Sunday.

31 julyShved: “I don’t close the door to the NBA”

Alexey Shved didn’t find what he was looking for in the NBA this summer, choosing to stay with Khimki Moscow. However, his pursuit for returning to the league is far from over.

31 julyGallinari will miss the EuroBasket due to injury sustained after punch

Danilo Gallinari was the one throwing the punches in the scuffle with Jito Kok of the Dutch national team, but he got hurt far more than his opponent since he’ll miss the EuroBasket.

31 julyBayern extends big man Zirbes

FC Bayern Munich announced it reached agreement to extend contract with center Maik Zirbes, who signed a deal for the next season, with an option for another year, club announced on Sunday.

31 julyFC Barcelona adds versatile forward Sanders

FC Barcelona Lassa added power and strength to its roster by inking versatile forward Rakim Sanders to a one-year deal, the club announced on Sunday.

30 julyNavarro: “This will be my last tournament with the national team”

While speaking to “Radio Marca”, Juan Carlos Navarro announced that he will retire from the national team after Eurobasket 2017.

30 julyCasspi is locked and loaded for Eurobasket

Israel got the road win against Romania (81-85) in the second preparation game between the two teams at Bucharest with Omri Casspi being the star of the show.

30 julyDoncic is Slovenia’s top scorer in NT debut

In his debut with the Slovenian national team, Luka Doncic was the top scorer for his squad.

30 julyVTB United League At Expo-Basket 2017

Expo-Basket 2017 was held in Moscow from July 27-29 at the Luzhniki Sports Complex. Players and fans from across Russia attended the annual showcase.

30 julyPanathinaikos pens Mitoglou to four-year deal

Panathinaikos Superfoods Athens bolstered its frontcourt by signing power forward Dinos Mitoglou to a four-year contract.