The Stories of the Final Four: The Bromance, The Romance And The New Age Miracle

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May 18, 2018

Any coach that have coached in a final four, would probably tell you that there are probably some recurring statements in the locker room every now and then, with the “we’re only 80 minutes away from a title being” one of them. Essentially we can go on and on and on about phrases taken from locker room speeches during the final fours, but truth to be told there’s a lot…

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ΕuroLeague Sweet 16- Division in The Ranks

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February 7, 2018

Zalgiris got their most important W of the season, CSKA built some breathing room, while the battle for home court advantage got awfully messy. All that, a look at Baskonia’s brutal road ahead, and we examine this week’s games in EuroLeague. It’s all ahead on Sweet 16. Tune in And you can check it out on iTunes too. As ever we want to hear from you so be sure to follow Moshe…

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Turkish Airlines EuroLeague MVP for December: Paulius Jankunas, Zalgiris Kaunas

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January 1, 2018

By every conceivable metric, Zalgiris Kaunas enjoyed the best month of any team in the Turkish Airlines EuroLeague; the Lithuanian champs were the only squad with a perfect record in December and those wins came at the expense of four national champions and three teams in the top five in the standings. Big man Paulius Jankunas is more than just the club’s most productive player this season – and over…

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Zalgiris Kaunas honored as inaugural One Team award winner

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September 16, 2017

Lithuanian giant Zalgiris Kaunas has been named the proud winner of the first-ever Best One Team Programme Award. The announcement was made at the end of this week’s annual One Team workshop in Belgrade, the host city for the upcoming season’s Turkish Airlines EuroLeague Final Four. And an extra treat came as the presentation was made by former Serbian international forward Dusko Savanovic, who has been appointed Final Four Ambassador ahead of…

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Zalgiris Brings Axel Toupane

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July 27, 2017

Zalgiris Kaunas added depth and athleticism to its roster by inking swingman Axel Toupane to a one-year deal with an option for another season, the club announced Thursday. Toupane (1.97 meters, 25 years old) arrives from New Orleans of the NBA, where he averaged 5.5 points in two games last season. He also played for Milwaukee in the NBA and Raptors 905 of the D-League. Toupane averaged 16.7 points, 4.1…

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Zalgiris re-signs guard Valinskas

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June 26, 2017

Zalgiris Kaunas reached a new agreement with shooting guard Paulius Valinskas to keep working together next season, the club announced Monday. Zalgiris has an option to keep Valinskas until the end of the 2018-19 season. Valinskas (1.90 meters, 21 years old) averaged 1.2 points in five Turkish Airlines EuroLeague games with Zalgiris. He saw extended playing time in Lithuanian League action, averaging 3.9 points and 1.6 assists in 33 games….

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