Archives for January 2008

Wheelchair Basketball 2008 Beijing Lottery Picks

The groups selected to play in the 2008 Beijing Olympics were chosen yesterday. The 10 women's teams were divided into two groups. The teams first drew their grouping lots. After they have been selected into their respective groups, they drew the number for their competition order. The results are as follows: The participating teams on […]

WNBA Atlanta Team Named Atlanta Dream

Ron Terwilliger, the owner of the new WNBA Atlanta franchise revealed the name and colors for the professional basketball team. The Atlanta Dream was decided out of four options. The colors are red, white and blue. Similar to the old ABL Team Atlanta Glory. "The Atlanta Dream’s color scheme is red and sky blue. In […]

Copa De La Reina Teams Schedule Announced

The lottery was taken place in the city hall of Seville and presented by the president of the Spanish Basketball Federation José Luis Sáez. The cup will take place February 15-17 in the San Pablo Pavillion in Seville. The last six titles of the Queens Cup has been shared with Ros Casares and Perfumerías Avenida. […]

Christi Thomas Signs With Arranz Jopisa

Christi Thomas came to an agreement this weekend to play the remainder of the season with Arranz Jopisa in Burgos Spain. Thomas is being called upon to fill the void inside of Marta Zurro who was injured during the beginning of the 2007-2008 season. Thomas spent the season playing for the WNBA Sparks who tallied […]

Ali Mann Signs With CPN de Oporto Portugal

Ali Mann and the club CPN de Oporto from the Portugal league have come to an agreement until the end of the 2007-2008 season. Mann a candidate for the WNBA 2007 Draft, graduated from Bowling Green University scoring 1,825 points, 925 rebounds and selected on the All-Mac Conference teams during her career. CPN de Oporto […]

Jillianne Duffey In, LaKrisha Brown Released

LaKrisha Brown was released by the management of Peli-Karhut. Peli Karhut has replaced Brown with Jillianne Duffey, graduate of Texas A&M-Corpus Christi. Duffey averaged almost 36 minutes per game, 10,7pts and 7,1rbs in her last collegiate season 2006-2007.

Italian Cup Final Four In March

In Rome, March 15-16th the Final Four of the Italian Cup will be hosted by Famila Wuber Schio. Past Gold Medal Winners 1993 Pool COMENSE 1994 Pool COMENSE 1995 Pool COMENSE 1996 Famila SCHIO 1997 Pool COMENSE 1998 CariParma PARMA 1999 Famila SCHIO2000 Pool COMENSE2001 Cerve PARMA2002 Meverin PARMA 2003 Cras Basket TARANTO 2004 Famila […]

Womens Top 25 January

AP Top 25 1. Connecticut2. Tennessee3. North Carolina4. Maryland5. Rutgers6. Baylor7. Stanford8. California9. LSU10. Duke11. Oklahoma12. Georgia13. Geo. Washington14. West Virginia15. Old Dominion16. Ohio St. 17. Notre Dame18. Oklahoma St. 19. Texas A&M20. Wyoming21. Auburn22. Pittsburgh23. DePaul24. Texas25. Colorado

FIBA Olympic Qualifying Tournament for Women 2008

Host Spain To Face Rival Brazil In 2008 Qualifying Tournament

The lottery for the Qualifying Womens Basketball Tournament for the 2008 Beijing Olympics took place today. Four groups containing three countries each will all fight for the five places that are available to enter the 2008 Olympics. Groups: Group A: Japan, Latvia, Senegal Group B: Angola, Argentina, Czech Republic Group C: Brazil, Fiji, Spain Group […]