Tom Abercrombie is loving every moment back in the MBO Tall Blacks environment, the experienced swingman is one of the leaders in the group currently in camp in Wellington, first looking to make the final cut for the upcoming FIBA World Cup Basketball Qualifiers against Hong Kong (Rotorua June 28) and China (Auckland July 1), but also to prepare for ...
Australian swingman Ryan Broekhoff spent four years playing American college basketball in the Horizon League at Valparaiso, followed by five years playing professionally in both Turkey and Russia. This past season with Lokomotiv Kuban, Broekhoff shot a scorching 46 percent from beyond the arc, making him the VTB League’s top three-point shooter. He was also named to the All-Eurocup team.
Jun 06, 2018 | by Eddie Kamber, Athlete's Quarterly
For most college basketball players, the dream is to play basketball at the professional level. While there’s may rungs on the ladder that is professional basketball, more often than not, folks associate the NBA with “going pro”. For Kyle Wiltjer, his professional career began at the NBA, but has since taken him to Greece and the Euro League.
The former Utah State hoops star won his second European championship with Real Madrid, coming off the bench to score nine points Sunday in Real Madrid’s 85-80 win over Fenerbahce Dogus Istanbul in front of 16,967 fans in the Euroleague final in Belgrade, Serbia.
With the win, the Spanish giants became the first team to ...
Since he first donned the white Real Madrid uniform at the start of the 2011-12 season, Jaycee Carroll has been at the heart of all the success that the team has tasted. The 35-year-old shooting guard has played in the second-most games (188) and scored the second-most points (1,848) of all Madrid players in that period while making the second-most ...
Jaycee Carroll was clutch for Real Madrid. In a pivotal Game 3, Real Madrid defeated Panathinaikos Superfoods Athens in a thrilling contest down the stretch and Madrid’s guard was unstoppable in the final minutes. He finished the game with 17 points and did not miss a single shot from the field (6/6 FG).
Former Gonzaga point guard Kevin Pangos and his Zalgiris teammates are trying to add a few more chapters to their historic season.
Pangos has helped the Lithuanian team reach the EuroLeague playoffs for the first time since 1999. He averages 12.7 points and 6.2 assists in EuroLeague games and 10.3 points and 4.2 assists for the season.