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  • JackJumpers add Mikhailovskii to their roster, ex Avtodor
    on July 29, 2021 at 7:33 pm

    NikitaMikhailovskiiNewly promoted Tasmania JackJumpers (NBL) added to their roster 20-year old Russian international guard Nikita Mikhailovskii (201cm) for new 2021-22 season. Mikhailovskii has played for the last four seasons at Avtodor in Russian VTB league. In 24 VTB United League games he recorded 8.5ppg, 2.7rpg and 1.0apg last season. Quite impressive year as he was voted to VTB United League All-Star Game. He also played for Avtodor Saratov 2nd team (VTB-Youth League) in Russia where in only one game...

  • VTB-Youth League Round 1 of Semi-Finals. CSKA Junior and Lokomotiv-2 enter Finals
    on July 29, 2021 at 7:33 pm

    AntonKardanakhishviliSEMIS Khimki-2 - CSKA Junior 63-85 The game was mostly controlled by CSKA Junior. Khimki-2 managed to win fourth quarter 24-18. But it was not enough to take a lead and get a victory that evening. They made 22-of-29 free shots (75.9 percent) during the game. CSKA Junior outrebounded Khimki-2 38-25 including a 30-15 advantage in defensive rebounds. 24 personal fouls committed by Khimki-2 helped opponents get some easy free throw opportunities. Guard Anton Kardanakhishvili (195-2) stepped...

  • Superleague 1 Round 5 of Semi-Finals. Samara and Uralmash ensure Finals berth
    on July 29, 2021 at 7:33 pm

    Ike NwamuSamara - Runa Basket 91-73 Samara cruised past Runa Basket in the decider to pave their way into Finals. Samara outrebounded Runa Basket 38-22 including 23 on the defensive glass. 27 personal fouls committed by Runa Basket helped opponents get some easy free throw opportunities. Nigerian-American guard Ike Nwamu (196-93, college: UNLV) orchestrated the victory by scoring 22 points. Latvian power forward Artjoms Butjankovs (204-91) contributed with 15 points and 8 rebounds for the winners.

  • Zenit and Xavi Pascual agree to contract extension
    on July 29, 2021 at 7:33 pm

    XavierPascualZenit Saint Petersburg and Xavier Pascual have agreed on a contract extension, according to Donatas Urbonas. The new agreement is expected to be announced soon. According to the prior reports by Encestando, the coach has signed a two-year deal, until June 2023. Pascual took over the head coaching role at Zenit in February 2020, completing the run in which the team finished last in the EuroLeague standings with an 8-20 record before the season was suspended. This campaign, however,...

  • Eurobasket.com All-Russian Superleague 2 Awards 2021
    on July 29, 2021 at 7:33 pm

    DaniilSinegubovEurobasket.com All-Russian Superleague 2 1st Team 2021KoltsovZlobinPodobedovSinegubovZagretdinov

  • Superleague 1 Round 4 of Semi-Finals. Runa Basket and TSU stay alive
    on July 29, 2021 at 7:33 pm

    AlenHadzibegovicRuna Basket - Samara 85-80 Runa Basket held off Samara to send the series into Game 5. 24 personal fouls committed by Samara helped opponents get some easy free throw opportunities. Worth to mention a great performance of Montenegrin forward Alen Hadzibegovic (207-99, agency: Stanislav Ryzhov) who helped to win the game recording 18 points and 9 rebounds. American guard Addison Spruill (199-93, college: UNCW, agency: Stanislav Ryzhov) contributed with 22 points for the winners. Four...

  • AltajBasket capture Superleague 2 title
    on July 29, 2021 at 7:33 pm

    DaniilSinegubovFINAL AltajBasket - Cheb.Yastreby 91-71 AltajBasket clinched Superleague 2 title. They overcame the deficit from the first leg and cruised past Cheb.Yastreby at home court to conquer the trophy. AltajBasket dominated down low during the game scoring 50 of its points in the paint compared to Cheb.Yastreby's 26. They outrebounded Cheb.Yastreby 42-27 including 29 on the defensive glass. Cheb.Yastreby was plagued by 30 personal fouls down the stretch. Forward Daniil Sinegubov (202-96)...

  • Superleague 1 Round 3 of Semi-Finals. Wins for Samara and Uralmash
    on July 29, 2021 at 7:33 pm

    Ike NwamuRuna Basket - Samara 73-81 Samara upset Runas Basket to take 2-1 lead. Great defensive blocking was one of the keys in this match when Samara made 7 blocks. It was a good game for Nigerian-American guard Ike Nwamu (196-93, college: UNLV) who led his team to a victory with 25 points and 4 assists. Point guard Anton Glazunov (185-86) contributed with 14 points and 6 assists for the winners. Guard Fedor Klyuchnikov (193-90) answered with 21 points and 7 rebounds and forward Evgeny Karpeko...

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