Brose Baskets Bamberg completed a much more difficult than the result suggests three-game sweep of EWE Baskets Oldenburg on Sunday night to clinch their fourth consecutive German BEKO Bundesliga title.
EuroChallenge semi-finalists EWE Baskets Oldenburg will take on reigning champions Brose Baskets Bamberg in the best-of-five title series of the German BEKO Bundesliga, starting on Sunday.
CSU Ploiesti and Lukoil Academic Sofia have completed the successful defence of the Romanian LNB and Bulgarian NBL league titles, respectively, albeit with considerable more difficulty than last year.
Ludovic Vaty, one of the up-and-coming big men of French basketball, is being forced to put a premature end to his basketball career at the age of 24, his agent announced on Thursday.
Pinar Karsiyaka edged out Fenerbahce 81-78 at home on Tuesday, in Game 2 of their Turkish BEKO Ligi first round play-off series, and qualified triumphantly to the semi-finals of the competition.
Pinar Karsiyaka could become on Tuesday the second team to seal a place in the Turkish play-off semi-finals, if they prevail over Fenerbahce Ulker in Game 2 of the first round series between the two sides.
Former Slovenian international Matjaz Smodis has signed off his illustrious career by leading Krka Novo Mesto to their fourth consecutive Slovenian Liga Telemach title and collecting the Finals MVP award.
Krasnye Krylia do battle for a place in the VTB league semi-finals as the same stage of the play-offs tips off in the French Pro A; Tuesday sees the start of the semi-finals in Germany and Belgium.