Post Tagged with: "euroleague"

Ty Lawson To Play In Lithuania

Ty Lawson To Play In Lithuania

Ty Lawson will join Zalgiris Kaunas of Lithuania, signing a deal that will allow the Denver Nuggets point guard to return to the NBA if the lockout ends. Paulius Motiejunas, the general director of Zalgiris Kaunas, confirmed the deal Monday [...]

by × August 16, 2011 ×
Nash Interested In Overseas Options

Nash Interested In Overseas Options

If theirs one player in the league that would be a hand in glove fit to transition his game over to the Euroleague during the lockout, its globetrotting Steve Nash who’s been everywhere and is from everywhere. When asked by Paul Coro of the [...]

by × July 17, 2011 ×

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 ×