Aaron Jackson to stay with CSKA Moscow

Aaron Jackson (190 cm, Duquesne’09) will be with CSKA Moscow from Russia’s PBL once again for the 2013-14 season. CSKA had the option to terminate his services after the 2012-13 season, but decided to keep the 27-year-old. In 2012-13 he averaged 7.4 ppg and 1.9 rpg in 29 games in the VTB United league. He […]

Kenny Grant remains with SLUC Nancy

Kenny Grant (188 cm, Davidson’06) will remain with SLUC Nancy Basket Pro from France’s ProA. The Swedish player received a one-season contract extension from the team. He has been with Nancy since the 2010-11 season. In 2012-13 the 31-year-old Grant averaged 3.4 ppg and 0.6 rpg in 27 games in the French ProA. In six […]

NBA: Spurs destroy Heat, set shooting record

The San Antonio Spurs welcomed the Miami Heat and the NBA Finals to town on Tuesday for Game 4 of their best-of-seven series. After their 19-point loss over the weekend in Miami, the Spurs were looking to get things back on track and in the process ran over the Heat in a 113:77 contest that […]

Taquan Dean extended by Sidigas Avellino

Taquan Dean (193 cm, Louisville’06) will remain with Sidigas Avellino from Italy’s SerieA for the 2013-14 season via a contract extension. Dean has had a history with the team, originally joining them in the 2010-11 season. He began the 2012-13 season playing for Aliaga Petkim from Tukey’s TBL. He played two games in the EuroChallenge […]

Thomas Kelati no longer with Valencia

Thomas Kelati (195 cm, Washington State’05) will not be with Valencia Basket from Spain’s ACB come the 2013-14 season. Kelati, who has triple citizenship from the USA, Eritrea, and Poland; will now be a free agent. The multinational player joined Valencia in the 2012-13 season and averaged 10.6 ppg and 2.8 rpg in the Spanish […]

Andre Young moves to Hoverla

Andre Young (175 cm, Clemson’12) has been signed by Hoverla Ivano-Frankivsk from Ukraine’s Superleague for the 2013-14 season. Young, who is 23 years of age, played his rookie season as a pro for the Eiffel Towers Den Bosch from the Netherlands’ Eredivisie league in 2012-13. He put up some decent numbers, showing how much potential still […]

Patrick Ewing hired as Bobcats assistant

Patrick Ewing will be joining the Michael Jordan-owned Charlotte Bobcats as an assistant coach for the 2013-14 NBA season. Ewing’s long-time rival from his days as a player for the New York Knicks will now be his boss. Ewing has had a good relationship with recently hired head coach Steve Clifford. Ever since his retirement […]