Luwawu-Cabarrot bounces back at Olympia Milan

Without a club since leaving the Phoenix Suns in mid-October, the French winger joined Olimpia Milan. French international winger Timothée Luwawu-Cabarrot, without a club after being dismissed by the Phoenix Suns in mid-October before the start of the NBA season, has signed with Olimpia Milan, the Euroleague team announced on Saturday. . Luwawu-Cabarrot (2.01 m, … Read more

due to lack of security, Australia will not go to Iran

Australia were due to travel to Iran for a 2023 World Cup qualifier but the Federation have revealed it is too dangerous to travel to Tehran. The Australian Basketball Federation will not send its national men’s team to contest a match in Iran on Tuesday, a qualifier for the 2023 World Cup, because it believes … Read more

the American Griner stolen from a Russian penal colony

According to her lawyers, Brittney Griner is “on her way to a penal colony” in Russia, but it is unclear where exactly she is now. American basketball champion Brittney Griner was released from prison in Russia on November 4 and is “on the way to a penal colony“, according to a press release Wednesday from … Read more

unlike Suitat, Diaw believes that Heurtel is not definitively “scratched” from the Blues

The general manager of the French basket team does not rule out a return to the game menu of 33 years old, under contract in Russia, without however guaranteeing it. The leader Thomas Heurtel, who is no longer selectable for the France team after joining a Russian club this season, is not definitively “striped“At the … Read more

US officials were able to see Brittney Griner, a prisoner in Russia

Officials from the US Embassy in Moscowwere able to visit Brittney Griner today“, basketball champion detained in Russia, said Thursday the spokeswoman for the White House Karine Jean-Pierre. “They told us she was doing as well as she could under the circumstances.“, she told reporters accompanying US President Joe Biden for a trip to New … Read more

Paul Lacombe leaves Asvel for Strasbourg

Little used by Asvel, the player finds the club with which he played between 2013 and 2017. Villeurbanne and rear Paul Lacombe have terminated the contract which bound them until June 2024, announced the club villeurbannais, specifying that the player had signed in Strasbourg where he has already played from 2013 to 2017. Lacombe, 32, … Read more

In Levallois, welcome to the “Wemba-mania”

Victor Wembanyama, star player of Boulogne-Levallois. EMMANUEL DUNAND / AFP REPORTAGE – The phenomenon of the French basket, Victor Wembanyama, arouses unprecedented enthusiasm in Levallois. And beyond borders. “You have to see it once in your life“Blows Hugo, who discovers the Marcel-Cerdan sports hall. If he is bottled in the NBA, this basketball fan, in … Read more

Japanese culture, motorhome in Montenegro… The incredible odyssey of Kim Tillie

PORTRAITS – Former French international today in Cholet, Kim Tillie is known for singular adventures through his job as a basketball player. In the space of 15 years, Kim Tillie has known 12 clubs, in 12 cities scattered over six countries and three continents. In the middle, a post-Covid-19 confinement in Montenegro, concluded by a … Read more

Thriller, Mike James, party… Paris-Monaco, when the basket invites itself to Roland-Garros

REPORT – Won by the Roca Team at the end of the suspense, this meeting of Betclic Elite took place in the lair of the little yellow ball. At Roland Garros Rafael Nadal, Björn Borg or Gustavo Kuerten have their habits there, Paris Basketball and the LNB a little less. It is however the young … Read more

Comment Roland-Garros has turned into a basketball court

The time of a match, this Sunday, between Paris and Monaco, the temple of clay allowed a floor to be installed to host a meeting of the French championship. After beach volleyball (from Thursday September 29 to Sunday October 2), Roland-Garros is once again changing skin. The clay court theater dear to Rafael Nadal is … Read more