Archives for February 2015

2015 Eurobasket Tickets on Sale Friday February 20th

The 2015 Women’s Eurobasket Championship will be held from June 11-28, 2015 in Hungary and Romania. The tournament will consist of 20 teams that will compete for a spot to play in the 2016 Rio Olympics. The First Round of the tournament will be held in the Hungarian cities of Sopron and Szombathely, and the […]

Euroleague Women Final Eight Play-offs Matchups Announced

The Final Eight Playoffs are best of three series with games set to take place on March 3rd and 6th, with a third game day scheduled for 11th March, if it is required. EuroLeague Women Quarter-Final Play-Offs Pairings Dynamo Kursk (RUS) vs. Tango Bourges Basket (FRA) UMMC Ekaterinburg (RUS) vs. Nadezhda (RUS) CB Avenida (ESP) […]

US Basketball 2016 Rio Olympics Coaches Announced

The assistant coaches for the 2016 Olympics in Rio have been announced. Coach Geno Auriemma renewed the 2014 assistant coaches from the 2014 World Championships team. Doug Bruno, Cheryl Reeve and Dawn Staley will join Auriemma in another quest to win another Olympic Medal in Rio. Team USA Squad The team has not officially released yet […]

UCONN Ends South Carolinas Winning Streak, Will Take No.1 Spot in Polls

  UCONN 87 – South Carolina 62 UCONN was too much for South Carolina at home in Storrs, Connecticut. The entire team played smart and efficient against a very good South Carolina team. While South Carolina outrebounded UCONN it was not enough to battle Kaleena Mosqueda-Lewis and Breanna Stewart who combined for 55 points. Breanna Stewart had […]

Diana Taurasi To Skip 2015 WNBA Season, Paid by Russian Team To Rest

After leading the Phoenix Mercury franchise to their 3rd WNBA title in 2014 Tausari has made an important decision to take a summer off of the season. Deciding that family and her personal life is important while not having rested during her career until. An offer was produced by her current European team UMMC Ekaterinburg and […]