Press March 2017

26 march2016-17 All-7DAYS EuroCup First Team

With the climax of an exciting season still to come, Euroleague Basketball is proud to announce the 2016-17 All-7DAYS EuroCup First Team, which was selected for the first time with the help of fan voting.

25 march2016-17 All-7DAYS EuroCup Second Team

In a season that has had plenty of firsts, the 2016-17 All-7DAYS EuroCup Second Team is keeping up the trend, as four of the five players are first-time selections for the honor.

24 march2016-17 7DAYS EuroCup Coach of the Year: Pedro Martinez, Valencia Basket

The 7DAYS EuroCup Coach of the Year for the 2016-17 season is Pedro Martinez of Valencia Basket. Martinez has guided his team to a EuroCup-best 17-3 record and a place in the EuroCup Finals for the fifth time in club history with a chance to add to its record three crowns.

23 march2016-17 7DAYS EuroCup Rising Star Trophy winner: Rolands Smits, Montakit Fuenlabrada

Euroleague Basketball is pleased to announce that Rolands Smits of Montakit Fuenlabrada has been chosen as the winner of the 2016-17 7DAYS EuroCup Rising Star Trophy. The 21-year-old forward had a breakout season in his second full campaign at the professional level for the club he joined as a 16-year old from his native Latvia.

23 march7DAYS EuroCup, Semifinals Game 3 MVP: Fernando San Emeterio, Valencia Basket

A familiar face these last weeks emerged once again for Valencia Basket, as Fernando San Emeterio claimed MVP honors also in Game 3 of the semifinals with a performance index rating of 21 to lead his team into the finals against Unicaja Malaga.

23 marchBC Lietuvos Rytas and BC Khimki unite in "One Team" program

BC Lietuvos Rytas and BC Khimki joined forces not only by helping the sick former basketball player Oleksandr Okunski.

22 marchValencia thrashes Jerusalem, reaches EuroCup Finals

Valencia Basket advanced to the EuroCup Finals for the fifth time in club history by routing Hapoel Bank Yahav Jerusalem 90-75 in front of an outstanding basketball atmosphere at a sold-out Fuente De San Luis on Wednesday.

17 marchJerusalem rules late for force Game 3 in Valencia!

There will be a decisive Game 3 in the 7DAYS EuroCup Semifinals after Hapoel Bank Yahav Jerusalem used a huge fourth quarter to defeat Valencia Basket 79-66 on Friday afternoon at Pais Arena Jerusalem to even their best-of-three series 1-1.

15 marchLlull: I will not go to the NBA next summer

Top European talent is making the jump more and more to the NBA, but that does not include Sergio Llull who still doesn’t want to leave Spain, at least in the near future.

15 marchUnicaja steals home-court advantage with big win in Krasnodar

Unicaja Malaga took control of its 7DAYS EuroCup Semifinals series against Lokomotiv Kuban Krasnodar with a 57-73 victory in Game 1 on Tuesday. Unicaja hosts Game 2 of the best-of-three series on Friday with a chance to claim a spot in the finals.