Post Tagged with: "euroleague"

Jonas Valanciunas Mixtape

Your natural reaction when Jonas Valanciunas got drafted by the Toronto Raptors was “Who the f*ck is Jonas Valanciunas?” and you probably said that like Dave Chappelle says “What the f*ck is juice?” That’s okay, it’s a normal reaction. However [...]

by × July 1, 2011 ×
Rubio Not Feeling Minnesota

Rubio Not Feeling Minnesota

The Timberwolves drafted Ricky Rubio with the fifth overall pick in the 2009 in hopes of him one day joining their band of other guys that don’t want to play in Minnesota and guess what, he doesn’t want to play [...]

by × January 24, 2011 ×

Served: Sacré Bleu Gets Got By Diabate

Ivorian international Souleyman Diabate is on the come up with Chorale Roanne Basket aka Roanne of the French National Basketball League, and he sets L’Astroballe on fire with this man-sized dunk all over Cliff Hammonds of ASVEL Lyon-Villeurbanne for le [...]

by × January 10, 2011 ×
Iverson Scores Two Turkish Points

Iverson Scores Two Turkish Points

Allen Iverson scored two points in his Turkish league debut for Besiktas Cola Turka in a 74-67 defeat to defending champion Fenerbahce Ulker on Sunday. Iverson missed three shots in the first quarter and was taken off with less than [...]

by × November 22, 2010 ×

Allen Iverson Debuts In Turkey

Allen Iverson made his debut for Besiktas Cola Turka and scored 15 points in a losing effort against Hemofarm Stada. While rowdy Turkish fans shouted “Allen Iverson, the son of Besiktas Cola Turka” during the match. So far, so good. [...]

by × November 17, 2010 ×

Allen Iverson In Turkish Exhibition Action

Allen Iverson plays a friendly game of 2-on-2 with some kids at his  Besiktas arrival ceremony and gets to wave his arms around to make some seriously happy Turkish basketball fans, break out in a chant. I wish my arms had that [...]

by × November 11, 2010 ×
Freshly Dipped: Allen Iverson Besiktas Jersey

Freshly Dipped: Allen Iverson Besiktas Jersey

Well, it’s actually gonna happen. Allen Iverson arrived in Turkey to a heroes welcome and his new # 4 Besiktas jersey is already in circulation. This jersey might mark the saddest period in the career of Iverson, but it would [...]

by × November 10, 2010 ×

Allen Iverson Lands In Turkey

Not North America, not North America — we talkin’ bout Turkey. Allen Iverson finally showed up to his new job with Besiktas of the Turkish league ready to put in work overseas in hopes of a speedy return to the [...]

by × November 9, 2010 ×
Of Course Iverson Missed His Flight

Of Course Iverson Missed His Flight

Allen Iverson and responsibility have never been good friends, several times in the past they have tried to arrange meetings in Denver, Detroit, Memphis and Philadelphia, but they just keep missing each other. The latest meeting responsibility and Iverson planned was in Istanbul, but [...]

by × November 8, 2010 ×

Iverson Makes Turkish Deal Official

I honestly though Allen Iverson would get cold feet about the move to Turkey once he found out that practice existed overseas too. Yet he still seems to be committed to this gag of playing in the euroleage. What discipline. Iverson, [...]

by × November 3, 2010 ×
Iverson Will Officially Play In Turkey

Iverson Will Officially Play In Turkey

Allen Iverson has agreed in principle to a US$4-million, two-year contract with the Turkish professional team Besiktas. Iverson is expected to officially sign with the club this weekend and will begin his overseas career the week of Nov. 8. His [...]

by × October 29, 2010 ×
Allen Iverson Bound For Turkey

Allen Iverson Bound For Turkey

Is this what you call committing to a gag or a new beginning? Eleven-time all-star and all around enigma Allen Iverson, has agreed in principle to a two-year deal with Besiktas of the Turkish league worth a reported $4 million (U.S), according to Yahoo! [...]

by × October 25, 2010 ×
Iverson Could Play In Turkey, No Jive

Iverson Could Play In Turkey, No Jive

Oh My lanta! Has it really all come down to playing in Turkey for Allen Iverson? According to ESPN, Iverson and Turkish team Besiktas Cola Turka are in serious talks to revive the career of Iverson overseas for the sum [...]

by × October 12, 2010 ×
Kobe Thinks Barcelona Could Play In The NBA

Kobe Thinks Barcelona Could Play In The NBA

Regal FC Barcelona winners of multiple Euroleague championships beat the LA Lakers winners of the past two NBA Championship, in a 92-88 win last night at the Palau St. Jordi. This game was nothing more than a friendly, but could [...]

by × October 8, 2010 ×