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Tuesday, September 13 2011 , Your time is 15:58:00
A “healthy” team at the start of the Euroleague playoffs was vital to Fenerbahçe’s Euroleague title, coach Zeljko Obradovic has said.
ISTANBUL - Hürriyet Daily News
Los Angeles Lakers forward Lamar Odom has reached an agreement in principle to join with Beşiktaş Milangaz and team up with star guard Deron Williams, according to reports.
NEW YORK - Agence France-Presse
NBA owners and players talked for nearly 12 hours on Wednesday and were to meet again yesterday, but neither side sounded optimistic of a breakthrough in the bid to get the season started.
NEW YORK - Agence France- Presse
A tentative agreement to end the NBA's crippling lockout and save the season will have owners and players scrambling to get the details in place in time for a star-studded Christmas tip-off.
Fired by superstar point guard Deron Williams, Beşiktaş Milangaz looks to extend its winning streak to seven matches in all competitions, when it hosts Armia of Georgia in the EuroChallenge tonight. The game starts at 7 p.m.
ISTANBUL- Hürriyet Daily News
The end of lockout in NBA hits Turkish basketball clubs. Many star players, including Deron Williams and Mehmet Okur, will be heading back to the US.
Fenerbahçe Ülker will try to bounce back from a bitter domestic defeat when it takes on Bennet Cantu in the Turkish Airlines Euroleague tonight.
Anadolu Efes hosts Maccabi Electra for a Group C game of the Turkish Airlines Euroleague, hoping to increase its chances of finishing first in the group, while Panathinaikos and CSKA Moscow renew their rivalry in Athens.
With stalled labor talks putting the NBA’s entire 2011-2012 season into increasing jeopardy, the basketball world’s eyes are likely to turn more toward Europe, which has been busy scooping up out-of-work NBA stars.
Ljubljana / Bilbao
Two Istanbul clubs enjoy victories on the road in Turkish Airlines Euroleague as Galatasaray Medical Park beats Union Olimpija 70-79 and Fenrbahçe Ülker wins 73-70 at Bizkaia Bilbao Basket. The victories open the team’s way to Top 16
NEW YORK - The Associated Press
The 2011-2012 NBA season is most likely to be cancelled with the players refusing what was deemed as the final offer from the league owners. The players’ union also aims to file an antitrust lawsuit against the NBA