The basketball player was expelled from the national team because he signed a contract with a club from Russia

CSKA continued to try to form a team that will be able to compete even despite all the sanctions that Russia suffers. They signed a contract with Jonas Jerebko, an experienced NBA player, who was expelled from the Swedish national team because of that signature. Jerebko was without a club for a long time, as … Read more

Russian basketball clubs suspended from games by decision of the Euroleague

The Euroleague suspended Russian basketball players from the competition. The organization also annulled their achievements in previous matches. Foreign sports communities continue to impose sanctions against Russian athletes after the aggravation of the political situation in the world. So, the clubs “Zenith”, CSKA and UNICS were suspended from the competition by the decision of the … Read more

“Prometheus” beat “Ostend” in the match TOP-16 basketball Champions League

The Ukrainian club won the second victory in the group. “Prometheus” (Slobozhanskoe) defeated the Belgian “Ostend” in the second round match of the Basketball Champions League – 91:87, Ukrinform reports. Miro Bilan (38) became the most productive player in Prometheus. Ronen Ginzburg’s team won a second victory in the second round of the Champions League. … Read more

NBA: Mykhailyuk’s Toronto wins eighth in a row, defeating Houston

In the North American National Basketball Association (NBA), regular season matches have ended. The Toronto Raptors club of Ukrainian defender Svyatoslav Mikhailyuk won the eighth in a row, beating the Houston Rockets away – 139:120 (37:41, 36:23, 31:28, 35:28), Ukrinform reports. Mikhailyuk spent 1 minute 17 seconds on the floor. During this time, he did … Read more

Superleague: Falcons put the squeeze on Zaporozhye at home

The team from Kharkiv won the 16th match of the season and broke the losing streak. In the match of the Basketball Superleague, Kharkiv Falcons won on the home court of Zaporizhia – 79:74, Ukrinform reports. The most productive players of the match: Michael Davis (Falcons) – 20, Ivan Mikheev (Zaporozhye) – 16, Antanas Udras … Read more

Zenit beat Baskonia in the Euroleague basketball match

Petersburg basketball club “Zenith” beat the Spanish “Baskonia” in the away match of the regular championship of the Euroleague, reports TASS. The meeting of the teams ended with a score of 90:82 in favor of the Russian club. The most productive player of the match was Zenit basketball player Billy Baron, who scored 24 points. … Read more

“In the Soviet Union, there was only one version of world events – the one that corresponded to propaganda.” Šarūnas Jasikevičius came into conflict with the USSR even before he was born

Dreamed of Zalgiris, not the Soviet team. Sarunas Jasikevicius is one of the main stars of European basketball. He was considered a phenomenon even when he was a player, when he lifted four trophies of the winner of the Euroleague over his head, and has not changed his usual thirst for victory now – already … Read more