Archives for April 2008

USP-CEU Estudiantes Start LF2 Playoffs Strong

USP-CEU Estudiantes 71- Sant Andria 54 USP-CEU Estudiantes started the game strong by taking advantage of poor shooting by Sant Andria. Estudiantes Erika Gomez lead the team in scoring in the first half, while Laura Plans helped bring back Sant Andria into the game in the second period. Plans came up with big time steals […]

Viaonetti Vinaros Gets Win During The Stretch

Viaonetti Vinaros 80 – Garbarbom Bembibre 71 Viaonetti Vinaros organized team put them over the top of Garbarbom Bembibre in the first round of the LF2 playoffs in Santiago. Vinaros had three players in double figures while outrebounding Bembribre 42-35. The defensive efforts of Vinaros put them overtop of every quarter after the second period […]

Jovent Mariana Wins First Game LF2 Playoffs

Jovent Mariana 70 – Caja Rural Verona 62 Cop Crepsi Jovent Mariana prevailed in winning their first game in the LF2 playoffs in Santiago de Compostela over Caja Rural Norte . The game was pretty much even throughout the entire game. Both teams entered the game with high expectations and started the game with tough […]

Beijing Olympics Basketball Draw Schedule

The lottery draw for the 2008 Beijing Olympic Basketball Games have been chosen this weekend. The Pre-Olympic qualifying games will be played in Madrid during June to determine five opening slots for the 2008 Beijing Olympic Basketball Games . Womens Basketball Olympic Groups Group A Korea Australia Russia Qualifier 1 Qualifier 2 Qualifier 3 Group […]

Womens Basketball In France Semifinals Underway

The LFB French Womens Basketball League are in the semi-finals of the playoffs. Teams Villeneuve d'Asq, Bourges , Lattes Montpellier and Valenciennes are matched up in the 3-game playoff series. The first round results: Villeneuve d'Asq – Bourges – 60-75Lattes Montpellier – Valenciennes – 83-59

China Wins Good Luck Beijing Tournament Gold Medal

China 84 – USA 81 China's Women's National Basketball Team defeated the womens USA National Team in the Good Luck Beijing Basketball Tournament for the Gold Medal. China had a great tournament with a 5-1 record and USA 4-2 and was prevailed as history making by winning the tournament over the Americans. This will give […]

Spanish Liga Femenina 2008 Regular Season Coming To An End

This years Spanish Liga Femenina is coming to an end and there are several teams fighting for the eighth spot in the playoffs. The current standings:1 C. Ros Casares Valencia2 Ebe Promociones Santa Eulaliai3 Perfumerias Avenida4 Club Baloncesto San JosÉ5 Rivas Futura6 Real Club Celta Vigourban7 Extrugasa8 Cadi La SeuCB Olesa Espanyol and Gran Canarias […]

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Becky Hammon Resigns With CSKA Samara

Becky Hammon Russian resigns with CSKA Samara for the next 3 years. After become a naturalized citizen of Russia, Hammon will also participate in the Olympics in Beijing later this summer. Becky Hammon would like to complete her dream of playing in the Olympics. "We are very glad we have prolonged the contract. During the […]

DeLisha Milton-Jones back to L.A.

I think we all smell another WNBA Championship in L.A this year with the addition of DeLisha Milton-Jones who was acquired in a trade from the Washington Mystics for Taj McWilliams. Milton-Jones is back with her post partner Lisa Leslie and they could stir up problems on the west coast with Candace Parker in the […]