May 13, 2014
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Ratiopharm Arena, Neu-Ulm – Levon Kendall scored 23 points and David Logan added 19 points as ALBA Berlin held off ratiopharm ulm 90-89 in Game 2 of their quarterfinal series in the BEKO Basketball Bundesliga Playoffs.  Berlin now lead the best-of-five series 2-0 and look to close it out Thursday night at home. Unlike Game […]

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Dec 26, 2013
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Audi Dome, Munich – Over the Christmas holidays, I watched the animation movie, “Turbo”.  That snail was fast.  But then I saw FC Bayern Basketball on Boxing Day and realized nothing is faster right now in the BEKO Basketball Bundesliga. Bayern Basketball raced by ratiopharm ulm thanks to runs of 14-0 in the first quarter […]

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Dec 21, 2013
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Ratiopharm Arena, Neu-Ulm – Andrew Rautins is no stranger to multiple overtime games.  He played in one of the classic games ever when he was at Syracuse during the 2009 Big East Tournament.  So it was no surprise when the Fraport Skyliners needed the big shot on the road, it was Rautins who stepped up […]

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Jun 16, 2013
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EWE Baskets Oldenburg will try to avoid sweep in BEKO BBL Finals Oldenburg – For a series that is about to end so quickly, it is hard to find two teams that are so close.  If only for a few plays, for a few minutes, we may be looking at a tied series going into […]

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Jun 09, 2013
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Chris Fleming and the Brose Baskets are going for a Four-Peat Bamberg, Germany – One of the talking points of the NBA Finals is that the Miami Heat have made it to this round the past three seasons, winning last year. The Brose Baskets of Bamberg and their head coach Chris Fleming may tip their […]

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May 22, 2013
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Stechert Arena, May 22 – Tyrese Rice scored 10 of his 25 points during a 16-3 run that broke open a tight game as Bayern Basketball defeated the Brose Baskets 98-85 in Game 1 of the semifinals of the BEKO Basketball Bundesliga Playoffs. Bayern now have home court advantage up 1-0 and the Baskets now […]

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May 12, 2013
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Audi Dome, Munich – After last year’s disappointing first round loss in the playoffs, Bayern Basketball swept past ALBA Berlin this time around to qualify for the first time ever for the BEKO Basketball Bundesliga playoff semifinals. Tyrese Rice scored 20 points while big men Chevon Troutman and Jared Homan both added 15 points and […]

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May 04, 2013
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Audi Dome, Munich – FC Bayern Basketball have a long way to go before they can catch up with their football brothers in terms of league titles, but in the BEKO Basketball Bundesliga Playoffs opener, the team served notice that they are ready to earn a title this year. Robin Benzing scored 16 points and […]

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Apr 14, 2013
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Audi Dome, Munich – The goal for FC Bayern Basketball as with their football brethren is to win the German league championship.  In their second year, they have taken a major step to accomplishing that goal in the BEKO Basketball Bundesliga. Tyrese Rice led all scorers with 30 points and Lawrence Roberts added a double-double […]

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Mar 24, 2013
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ALBA Berlin Hoist League Cup O2 World, Berlin – Zach Morley scored a game-high 24 points and Heiko Schaffartzik’s buzzer beating three-pointer at the end of the third quarter sparked a game-ending 26-8 run as ALBA Berlin blew by ratiopharm ulm 85-67 to win the BEKO BBL Top Four. With the back-and-forth final tied at […]

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