Archives for January 2009

Euroleague Eighth Finals 1st Games Results

Ros Casares, UMMC Ekaterinburg, Spartak Moscow and Bourges Basket proved to be too much for their opponents by winning by 15points or more. Some other surprises were Halcon Avenida 11 point win over powerhouse CSKA Moscow. Fenerbahce over Lotos PKO BP and Bourges Basket 15 point win over Gambrinus. Bourges Basket 72-57 GambrinusUmana Reyer 60-61 […]

Copa de la Reina 2009 Lottery (Queens Cup) Spain

The lottery for the 2009 Copa de la Reina was decided today. The Queens Cup will be hosted in Salamanca, Spain during the weekend of March 6-8 2009. The teams were decided during the first round of the regular season, with the top eight teams chosen as participants. Queen Cup Teams Quarterfinals – Friday March […]

Euroleague 2009 Now Broadcasted On Eurosport 2

Now most fans with satellite or cable that are subscribed to Eurosport 2 will be able to follow the Euroleague. This Tuesday is the start of the final eight. EuroLeague Women game on each game day from the Eighth Finals onward, including the Final Four from 3rd to 5th March, 2009. Eighth Finals Schedule 4/A […]

Tribute To Kay Yow

Long time NC State Womens Basketball Coach Kay Yow lost her battle to breast cancer on Saturday January 24th after being diagnosed in 1987. Coach Yow had such an impact on so many coaches and players throughout her career coaching Womens basketball and will be missed indeed. “The really great thing about her was she […]

Lisa Leslie 2009 Inauguration Video

Lisa Leslie started to blog during her journey to see President Barack Obama be sworn in as President of the United States of America yesterday. Here is a short quick video demonstrating her happiness about the day. You can read more about it in her blog on the WNBA website.

Eurobasket Women 2009 Complete Groups

The groups for the Eurobasket competition hosted in Latvia during June 7-20th 2009 has been completed. Eurobasket Women 2009 Groups Group A: Spain, Slovakia, Czech Republic UkraineGroup B: Latvia, Poland, Greece, HungaryGroup C: Russia, Turkey, Lithuania, SerbiaGroup D: Belarus, France, Israel, Italy

Candace Parker Pregnant

Candace Parker, undoubtedly the best female basketball player from the United States in 2008 is now expected a child with her husband Shelden Williams. Last year, Parker the number 1 WNBA draft pick went on to be the first player to ever be awarded both MVP awards and Rookie of the Year WNBA awards. Candace […]

Candace Wiggins Arrival To Ros Casares

Candace Wiggins has arrived in Spain after signing a contract with Ros Casares in late December. Wiggins will replace American and WNBA player Roneeka Hodges who came to an agreement with the team to leave. Hodges will be teaming up with Ruth Riley in Rivas Escopolis in Madrid. Wiggins the WNBA Six Woman Player of […]