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  • Alec Peters: “Getting back on track was important for us” December 15, 2018
    Having lost two of its last three EuroLeague games, CSKA was keen to get back to winning ways against an injury-depleted Khimki team Thursday. The “Army” was motivated and focused, played smart basketball and eventually cruised to a double-digit victory, its seventh all-time (the win-loss tally now stands at 7-2) in Europe’s premier club competition […]
  • Gran Canaria dominated Buducnost, extended its winning streak December 15, 2018
    Gran Canaria led by as many as 25 points in the game and defeated Buducnost (95-85) to claim its third straight win in the EuroLeague. The hosts outscored their opponents 32-14 in the second quarter to take a 22-point lead at halftime (56-34). Things didn’t change much later (75-50, 91-70), but the visitors went on […]
  • Bayern Munich survived Zalgiris Kaunas in late thriller December 14, 2018
    Bayern Munich stood tall against Zalgiris Kaunas and beat the Lithuanians at home (88-84). Derrick Williams was unstoppable for the winners, with a career-high 27 points (on 10/15 shooting) and seven rebounds. Stefan Jovic, Vladimir Lucic and Nihad Dedovic added 11 points apiece. Brandon Davies had 21 points and six boards for the losing squad, […]
  • Jabari Parker might be traded December 14, 2018
    The Chicago Bulls small/power forward Jabari Parker might be no longer a Bull. According to K.C. Johnson of The Chicago Tribune, the Bulls are in trade talks with several teams regarding Parker, who is currently dropped out of the team’s regular rotation. Last offseason, the 23-year-old player signed a two-year, $40 million deal with the […]
  • Panathinaikos edged Darussafaka, returned to the winning track December 14, 2018
    Panathinaikos endured the come-back of Darussafaka and defeated the Turks at home (75-67) to put an end to a three-game losing streak. The hosts ended the first half in front by 11 (43-32), yet the visitors came back (57-53) and tied the game (65-65), outscoring their opponents 22-33. The “Greens” ended the game on a […]
  • The Bulls’ highest-paid player faces a new challenge December 14, 2018
    The Chicago Bulls forward Jabari Parker played just four minutes and was scoreless against the Orlando Magic on Thursday. The Bulls head coach Jim Boylen explained his decision to reduce Parker’s playing time by “matchup things”, but, according to Malika Andrews of ESPN, from now on Parker will be out from the regular rotation. Speaking […]
  • Jordi Bertomeu critical of the feud between Panathinaikos and Olympiacos December 14, 2018
    EuroLeague CEO Jordi Bertomeu had an interview with and referred to the feud between Panathinaikos and Olympiacos. Here is what the experienced executive said: On the recent feud between the two Greek giants: “The most important thing is that I will not let the Euroleague be littered with these Greek things. They have legendary […]
  • Manu Ginobili on Facundo Campazzo: “What a phenomenon” December 14, 2018
    Manu Ginobili took to Twitter and praised Facundo Campazzo for his crazy three-pointer during the Spanish “Classico” on Thursday night. Real Madrid decimated Barcelona (92-65) and remained close to the top of the standings (10-2). The post Manu Ginobili on Facundo Campazzo: “What a phenomenon” appeared first on
  • The Journey, Episode 2: Inside the great Greek derby December 14, 2018
    The Journey, a behind-the-scenes broadcast series that is tracking five Turkish Airlines EuroLeague teams from the opening tip until this season’s champion is crowned, opens its second episode going into the heart of one of world sport’s most intense rivalries.  Viewers of The Journey get to follow the inside story as Olympiacos Piraeus goes into the […]
  • Svetislav Pesic not happy with his players following Barcelona’s heavy defeat December 14, 2018
    Barcelona head coach Svetislav Pesic was not satisfied with his players’ performance against Real Madrid in the Spanish “Classico” (92-65). The Serbian coach kept his players in the locker room for 40 minutes after the end of the game and expressed his complaints, as the Catalans suffered a heavy defeat. Pesic apologized for the delay […]

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