NBA
MADRID - Pau Gasol wants to return to the NBA next season but hasn't ruled out finishing his career in Europe.The 39-year-old Gasol said on Tuesday he needs to be playing next season to give himself "a chance" ...
Jun 10, 2020
EVEN before the coronavirus outbreak, Devin Sweetney knew nothing was guaranteed when it came to getting paid for playing overseas.The 32-year-old American said the Greek basketball team he played for this season still owes him "thousands of dollars." And ...
Apr 22, 2020
BERLIN - Marco Belinelli nailed a three pointer with 20 seconds remaining in overtime and then made two free throws to secure Italy's 89-82 victory over Germany at the European basketball championship on Wednesday.Italy will play Serbia for first ...
Sep 10, 2015
BERLIN - Marco Belinelli and Danilo Gallinari carried Italy to a 105-98 victory over Spain at the European basketball championship on Tuesday.Belinelli scored 17 of his 27 points in a huge third quarter that decided the game. He nailed two consecutive ...
Sep 9, 2015
TIMBERWOLVES forward Nemanja Bjelica came up with a basket with less than a second remaining to frustrate home squad Germany on Sunday in Eurobasket in Berlin.[See Nemanja Bjelica hits game-winner for Serbia over Dirk Nowitzki-led Germany in Eurobasket]The ...
Sep 7, 2015
BERLIN - Nemanja Bjelica made a difficult lay-up with less than a second remaining to lift Serbia to a 68-66 victory over Germany at the European basketball championship on Sunday.In a later Group B match, newcomer Iceland came close to ...
Sep 7, 2015
CROATIA beat Slovenia, 80-73, on opening day of Eurobasket, but lost Bojan Bogdanovic to a concussion on Saturday in Zagreb.The Brooklyn Nets forward took a nasty fall after a strong drive, and Croatia said he will miss the next matcha ...
Sep 6, 2015
BERLIN - Defending champion France needed overtime to overcome Finland, 97-87, as the opening day of the European Basketball Championships produced tight games and some surprises on Saturday.Lithuania, runner-up to France two years ago, struggled to edge Ukraine, the youngest ...
Sep 6, 2015
NBA
SAN ANTONIO - Boban Marjanovic of the San Antonio Spurs will not play for Serbia in the EuroBasket tournament this summer because of a left ankle injury.The 7-foot-3 Marjanovic signed with the Spurs last month. The Spurs say tests, including ...
Aug 5, 2015
NBA
CLEVELAND - The Cavaliers have gone international to look for a new coach.The team has contacted Maccabi Tel Aviv coach David Blatt about their coaching vacancy, a person familiar with the negotiations told The Associated Press on Friday (Saturday, Manila time).Blatt, ...
Jun 7, 2014
Sorry, no results found for