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COURTESY OURSPORTSCENTRAL.COM the SAINT johns MIL rats are pleased to announce the signing of centre Braxton Dupree from Baltimore MD. Dupree played with the NBL Canada London Ligthning during their inaugural championchip season". Braxton is quality big and hes a load insidse, " said Ian Mc Carthy. " He was a rookie when he played with London but since then hes made a career in Europe

Hatzivassiliou is back at Apollon

Forex Time Apollon Limassol (Division A) signed 37-year old naturalized Canadian forward Loris Hatzivassiliou (196-78). It is actually his comeback to Limassol as he played here before. Hatzivassiliou was about to sign at Anagennises in Division A. He helped his team get promotion to Division A. The last season Hatzivassiliou played also at Anagennises (Division B). He contributed to his team winning the league title despite they ended the regular season at the second place. Hatzivassilio...

Moncton Miracles ink Ryan Smith

Ryan Smith
Ryan Smith
Moncton Miracles (NBL Canada) signed domestic forward Ryan Smith (193-88kg). He has played for the last three seasons at University of New Brunswick (CIS). In 20 games he had 7.9ppg, 7.9rpg and 1.1apg last season. Smith's team won Atlantic Division Regular Season. By Eurobasket Data Center Check also Complete Transfers List in NBL Canada

WBC Wels terminates Try-Out of TyShawn Bell

Tyshawn Bell
Tyshawn Bell
WBC Raiffeisen Wels has announced that the team has terminated the try-out of forward Tyshawn Bell(201-F-91, college: Delaware St., agency: BIGinSports). Bell was not allowed to play in the first two games of the season due to a missing work permit (aka Austrian RWR card). Now he is going home before having seen a single minute of ABL action. Meanwhile fellow imports Devante Wallace and Nick Okorie will receive thier work permits this week and are expected to have their debuts on Friday w...

Wels signs Nick Okorie, ex The Island Storm to Try-Out

Nick Okorie
Nick Okorie
WBC Raiffeisen Wels (A Bundesliga) signed 27-year old American point guard Nick Okorie (185-88kg-88, college: Texas Tech, agency: Slan Sports). He played last season at The Island Storm in Canadian NBL. In 28 NBL Canada games he had very impressive stats: 16.6ppg, 2.4rpg, 4.1apg and 1.4spg. He helped them to end the regular season as a second best team in NBL Canada Atlantic Division. They also advanced to the league semifinals. Quite impressive season as he was named to All-...

Alexandros Sarikas (ex Neuchatel) agreed terms with Akrata Achaias

AO Akrata Achaias (C) strengthened their roster with addition of 33-year old naturalized Canadian guard Alexandros Sarikas (195-81, agency: SVSportsGroup). The charismatic scorer was in discussions with a couple of teams before deciding his new career stop. During the last season, Sarikas succeeded an amazing record as he scored 16 three pointers in a single game! He played most recently at Union Neuchatel Basket in Swiss LNA league. The previous (12-13) season Sarikas played at Amyntas D...

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Nick Okorie Signs One-Year Deal in Austria

TORONTO, September 25, 2015 – Slan Sports Management is pleased to announce that Nick Okorie has signed a one-year contract with WBC Raiffeisen Wels in… Read More

Akeem Wright Signs One-Year Deal in Finland

TORONTO, September 14, 2015 – Slan Sports Management is pleased to announce that Akeem Wright has signed a one-year contract with Pyrinto Tampere in the… Read More

Jordan Baker Signs One-Year Contract in Portugal

TORONTO, September 10, 2015 – Slan Sports Management is pleased to announce that Jordan Baker has signed a one-year contract with Galitos Barreiro of Portugal’s… Read More

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