Basketball In Europe

Saras To Call It A Day, Turn To Coaching
Lithuanian legend Sarunas Jasikevicius is to terminate his illustrious playing career and join the Zalgiris Kaunas coaching staff, television station LNK reported on Tuesday evening.
Heartbreak For Spain at U17 WC Women
A 40-point haul from Angela Salvadores was not enough to see Spain avoid a 77-75 defeat in the final of the 2014 FIBA U17 World Championship for Women against two-time defending champions USA.
Olimpia Milano Ends 18 Year Wait
It has taken 6,604 days but EA7 Emporio Armani (Olimpia) Milano have finally celebrated again their team winning the Italian Serie A title and, just like the last time, a captain named Gentile lifted the trophy.
Saric Tops European List In NBA Draft
FIBA Europe Young Player of the Year for 2013 Dario Saric, who was selected with the number 12 overall pick, headlines the 11-strong European contingent in Thursday night's NBA Draft.
Barcelona Topple Real Madrid In Spain
FC Barcelona eked out an 83-81 win over Real Madrid on Thursday night at home, in Game 4 of the Spanish Liga Endesa Finals, to reclaim the domestic league title from their eternal rivals.
Asik, Calderon Lift Trade Season Curtain
Turkish center Ömer Asik and Spanish point guard Jose Calderon will become the first European players to change teams in the NBA when the summer transfer window opens officially next Tuesday.
Ukrainian Clubs Drop Out Of VTB League
BC Donetsk and Azovmash, the two clubs that have represented Ukraine in the VTB United League will be unable to participate in the regional league in the coming season, it emerged on Tuesday.
David Blatt, The Hybrid European Coach
Friday, 20 June 2014 will be remembered as the day when the appointment of an American coach at the helm of an NBA franchise made bigger headlines in Europe than in the USA itself.
Bogdanovic Leads Partizan Title Defence
Serbian international Bogdan Bogdanovic has delivered some of the most stellar performances anywhere in Europe during the post-season to lead Partizan Belgrade to their 13th consecutive Serbian KLS title.
Fenerbahce Proclaimed TBL Champions20.06.2014
Bayern Culminate Meteoric Rise To Top20.06.2014
Rudy Sets Bar High For Real And Spain18.06.2014
Erjavec Elected New KZS President18.06.2014
Parker Surpasses Kukoc In Dream Year16.06.2014
Renascent CSKA Keep Up Tradition16.06.2014
Spurs' European Trio Celebrates NBA Ring16.06.2014
Three-Peat For Ploiesti In Romania13.06.2014
France's Petro Puts Career On Hold13.06.2014
Turow Dethrone Stelmet In Poland12.06.2014
Maccabi's Trophy Case Hits Century Mark12.06.2014
Cedevita Claim Maiden Title In Croatia11.06.2014
Greece Confirm Katsikaris As New Coach11.06.2014
Ivanovic Takes Over At Panathinaikos11.06.2014
Ostend Claim Three-Peat In Belgium10.06.2014
Szolnok Reclaim Hungarian Championship09.06.2014
Jasikevicius Finally Gets His LKL Crown09.06.2014
Total Recall For Legendary Limoges06.06.2014
Panathinaikos Repeat Double Conquest05.06.2014
Ivkovic To Rebuild With Youth In Istanbul04.06.2014
Gechevski Bows Out With Third MZT Title04.06.2014
Levski End Academic's Bulgarian Dynasty04.06.2014
Groningen Win Double In The Netherlands02.06.2014
Surprise Package Güssing Win In Austria02.06.2014
Krka Complete 'Five-Peat' In Slovenia02.06.2014
Giannis Skips U20 For Senior Greek NT30.05.2014
Dream Season Ends Abruptly For Reggio29.05.2014
Lakovic Confirms Retirement From NT28.05.2014
Italian Talisman Galanda Calls It A Day28.05.2014
Benfica Complete Treble in Portugal26.05.2014
Lugano Returns To Swiss Summit26.05.2014
Transfer Round Up: Turkish Clubs Swoop26.05.2014
Kalev/Cramo Prolong Dominance 23.05.2014
Igokea Retain Domestic Title22.05.2014
End Of The Road For Triumph22.05.2014
Slovenian Basketball Solidarity Campaign21.05.2014
Pyrinto Crowned Finnish Champions 20.05.2014
News Round Up: Turic To Coach Croatia19.05.2014
Maccabi Continue Underdog Tradition19.05.2014
Gortat, Teletovic Still Stand Tall16.05.2014




New Wave Of Russian Talent Impresses
Russia have started the U16 European Championship Women with six wins in a row, which has left many observers wondering - how far can this team go?
Hammon Remains In The Spotlight
FIBA Europe women's basketball specialist Paul Nilsen weighs in on the news that Becky Hammon is set to become the first fully-paid female coach in NBA history.
Hungary's Bright Future
Women's basketball is on the rise in Hungary, and the U16 European Championship Women hosts are optimistic about capitalising on their current wave of success.
Mussini, Team Game Key For Italy11.07.2014
Eliezer-Vanerot, France Looking To Repeat18.06.2014
Vucetic, Serbia Out To Make Amends06.06.2014