Articles by Fatih Emre Arslan

Vitoria-Gasteiz to host 2019 EuroLeague Final Four

KIROLBET Baskonia’s home city, Vitoria Gasteiz, will host the 2019 EuroLeague Final Four, the league announced. It will mark the first time that Vitoria-Gasteiz, KIROLBET Baskonia has hosted the event. The venue for the 2019 Final Four, the 15,000-plus seat Buesa Arena, has been home to numerous first-class events, such as the Spanish Cup (Copa […]

FC Barcelona Lassa signs Jalen Reynolds

FC Barcelona Lassa signed with Jalen Reynolds for the Liga Endesa season, the team announced. The former Xavier center came to FC Barcelona Lassa from Italian club Grissin Bon Reggia Emilia. When Reynolds’ contract ends, Barcelona is expected to evaluate Reynolds and offer him another contract.  

FC Barcelona Lassa interested in Jalen Reynolds

With the regular season concluded, FC Barcelona Lassa wants to strengthen its roster for the Liga Endesa playoffs and they have a one name already in mind. The team is interested in Xavier product Jalen Reynolds, according to Sportando. The 25-year-old big man ended the season in Italy with Pallacanestro Reggiana and averaged 10.9 points, […]

Chinese prospect Abudurexiti making pre-draft rounds

After the Yao Ming era, Chinese prospects are being taken seriously by the NBA, such as center Zhou Qi of the Western Conference finalists Houston Rockets. But Qi is just the most recent Chinese player playing professionally in America, with perhaps a new one on the way. The latest? Small forward Abudushalamu Abudurexiti. Per The Athletic’s Michael Scotto, […]

Valanciunas plans to join Lithuanian national team

After the NBA playoffs, Toronto Raptors Lithuanian center Jonas Valanciunas confirmed he plans to join his national team for FIBA 2019 World Cup Qualifers’ June-July window. “That is in my summer plans, to play for the national team,” the five-year NBA veteran told FIBA’s official website. “We have been talking with the head coach [Dainius […]

Draft prospect Doncic records triple-double … in 22 minutes

Projected top-three NBA draft pick Luka Doncic recorded a triple double in Spanish League (Liga Endesa) in only 22 minutes of action. EuroLeague’s unanimous Rising Star of Real Madrid Baloncesto finished with 17 points, 10 rebounds and 10 assists. Doncic also recorded a whopping plus-42 in Real Betis Energia Plus. His triple-double was also historic for […]