Ricky Hickman joins Maccabi Tel-Aviv

Maccabi Tel-Aviv strengthened their backcourt. They agreed on terms of contract with Ricky Hickman (189-PG-85, college: NC-Greensboro). The guard signed a two-year deal with the Israeli powerhouse. Ricky Hickman spent the last season with Scavolini Pesaro. The guard notched 16.0 points, 2.9 rebounds, 2.9 assists and 1.6 steals per game in SeriaA. Hickman helped Scavolini […]

Boulogne announce Kurt Cunningham

Boulogne officially announced the deal with Kurt Cunningham (204-C/F-87, college: Boise St.). The centre has agreed on terms of contract with the team. Kurt Cunningham spent the last season in Bordeaux. He averaged 13.9 points, 7.1 boards and 1.4 assists per appearance. Kurt Cunningham started his pro career in Hungary. He played for Kaposvari KK […]

Allen, Pietrus undergo successful surgery

Both Ray Allen (6’5”-G-75, college: Connecticut) and Mickael Pietrus (6’6”-G/F-82, agency: Court Side) underwent surgical procedures to correct injuries that limited them at times during the Boston Celtics’ playoff run which ended with a Game 7 loss to the Miami Heat in the Conference finals. Both Allen (right ankle) and Pietrus (right knee) underwent arthroscopic […]

James/Durant ready to rumble in NBA Finals

James/Durant ready to rumble in NBA Finals

LeBron James (6’8”-F-84) and Kevin Durant (6’9”-G/F-88, college: Texas) are dismissing the widely held perception that whoever wins the NBA Finals and earns their first championship ring will be hailed as the best player. The best-of-seven series between the Miami Heat and Oklahoma City Thunder beginning Tuesday could feature the most enticing personal duel since Hall of Famers Larry […]