Alec Peters started his debut EuroLeague season averaging 6.8 points and 2.8 rebounds in CSKA’s six first matches. In the latest “Focus on”video, he talked about his adjustment to life in Moscow and the differences between European and American basketball.
On his decision to join the Russians he said: “I knew some of the American guys here. Obviously I knew the success the club has each year”.
Let’s just be honest with one another: I am an unabashed E’Twaun Moore homer.
From his time in Chicago — and even earlier in Orlando, I have been absolutely infatuated with his basketball resiliency, his soft and steady scoring touch inside the perimeter, his unapologetic and instantaneous long-range trigger, and his penchant to do whatever the team asks, with little to no regard ...
It was the day before Halloween, and while costumes were at the ready across the city to turn kids into everything from the most popular superheroes to beloved characters, Jared Dudley was thinking about a different type of transformation.
Games against the Memphis Grizzlies are always tough, grit-and-grind slugfests that leave both teams beaten up, and Monday night was no exception. Joe Ingles caught an elbow from Grizzlies guard MarShon Brooks late in the fourth quarter, cutting the Jazzman above the left eye. Blood ran down Ingles’ face and he had to leave the game to be stitched up.
Nov 12, 2018 | by Holly MacKenzie, The New Orleans Advocate
Prior to the Pelicans taking on the league-leading Toronto Raptors on Monday night, Toronto coach Nick Nurse had high praise for New Orleans.
“They’re an offensive juggernaut,” he said. “They’re trying to hit you quick, with everything that they do. If you think you’re going to ease into possessions defensively… they’re going to score on you.”
After 11 years in the NBA, Ramon Sessions continues his career in Europe with Israeli powerhouse Maccabi Tel Aviv. As he said, he couldn’t think of a better opportunity of a club to make his debut outside the NBA.
“Maccabi fans: I’m Ramon Sessions. Eleven years in the NBA. First time overseas and I wouldn’t have a better chance to play with a better ...