Post Tagged with: "euroleague"

Gallinari Speaks Italian For Your Enjoyment

Danilo Gallinari and Mike D’Antoni both played for Olimpia Milano (now called Armani Jeans Milan) and are equally loved players of the past in Italian basketball. So when the Knicks went to play Milan as part of the NBA live [...]

by × October 8, 2010 ×

Kobe Bryant Continues To Be Clutch

The Lakers are in Spain as part of the NBA live tour to play local Euroleague powerhouse Regal FC Barcelona, but Kobe Bryant had some bigger fish to fry in a 2-on-2 game taking place in the Barcelona streets with [...]

by × October 7, 2010 ×

Hey Euroleague Logo, That’s A Bad Idea

The Euroleague decided to change their logo to include their new sponsor Turkish Airlines and now the Euroleague, will be referred to as the Turkish Airlines Euroleague for the next five years. If you think that sounds like a terrible [...]

by × October 7, 2010 ×
Terror Threats At The NBA Tour

Terror Threats At The NBA Tour

NBA teams in Europe will go on with their planned European preseason activities amid heightened terror concerns, and the league has promised to take “appropriate” security measures. The Los Angeles Lakers and Minnesota Timberwolves are in London preparing for their [...]

by × October 4, 2010 ×

Artest Wants More Yanks On Euro Teams

Ron Artest wants more European teams to have Americans on their rosters. Is it because he plans on playing in Europe? Nope, he just thinks the limited numbers of Yankees on squads abroad  it isn’t fair and Ron-Ron wants a bounce of even-ness [...]

by × October 4, 2010 ×

The ‘Once Brothers’ Documentary Seems Deep

The friendship between European stars Vlade Divac and Drazen Petrovic will be the subject of an upcoming ESPN 30 for 30 series called “Once Brothers” and it seems deep. The focus of the documentary centers around the 1990 Yugoslavia basketball team [...]

by × September 30, 2010 ×
Nancy Lui Really Loves Basketball

Nancy Lui Really Loves Basketball

Who the hell is Nancy Lui? Well, quite simply in her own words, “She’s a basketball girl with a basketball dream. Back in March, Lui a self-professed basketball junkie. Quit her job and decided to watch 25 matches, 50 teams, [...]

by × September 13, 2010 ×

Milos Teodosic Sinks Spain At FIBA Worlds

Serbia knocked defending champ Spain out of the world basketball championship Wednesday when Milos Teodosic made a long three-pointer with 3.1 seconds left for a 92-89 quarter-final victory. Spain erased an eight-point deficit in the final four minutes to tie [...]

by × September 8, 2010 ×

Greece And Serbia Involved In Basketball Brawl

The game between Greece and Serbia was supposed to be a friendly until things took a different direction and it ended in blows. With 2:40 to go in the game led by Greece 74-73, a fight broke out between Fotsis [...]

by × August 20, 2010 ×
Sergio Rodriguez Joins Real Madrid

Sergio Rodriguez Joins Real Madrid

Real Madrid signed former New York Knicks guard Sergio Rodriguez to a three-year contract on Friday. The Knicks acquired Rodriguez last season from the Sacramento Kings as part of the three-team deal that brought former scoring champion Tracy McGrady to [...]

by × July 2, 2010 ×
Rubio Happy In Barcelona

Rubio Happy In Barcelona

Regal FC Barcelona won the euroleauge championship yesterday and Ricky Rubio says he’s glad he stayed in Europe. Of course the alternative for Rubio to winning a championship in Europe this year was joining the Minnesota Timberwolves and losing mad, [...]

by × May 10, 2010 ×
Ricky Rubio Named Euroleague Rising Star

Ricky Rubio Named Euroleague Rising Star

Ricky Rubio who was most recently seen in North America not joining the Timberwolves, has won the Euroleague Rising Star Trophy with Regal FC Barcelona. Think about the trophy as the Rookie of the Year award overseas open to all [...]

by × April 22, 2010 ×
Spurs Officially Re-Sign GINOBILI

Spurs Officially Re-Sign GINOBILI

For what he does on a nightly basis and the entertainment value he provides, Manu Ginobili will always be under paid. However the Spurs re-signing him to a three-year extension worth a rumored $38.9 million to keep him off the [...]

by × April 9, 2010 ×
Real Madrid Offering Ginobili $13.5M

Real Madrid Offering Ginobili $13.5M

The balder Manu Ginobili gets the better he gets and apparently the richer he gets too — if he should decided to uproot and move to Spain to play for Real Madrid in the Euroleague for $13.5 million. Spanish newspaper [...]

by × March 25, 2010 ×