Author: Yassine Chokrani


Jean-Marc Jaumin is the new head coach of Phoenix Brussels

Jean-Marc Jaumin is the new head coach of Phoenix Brussels, the team announced this Tuesday. After the departure of Ian Hanavan this Monday, Phoenix Brussels didn’t wait long to announce thier new head coach: Jean-Marc Jaumin. After Oostende and Aalst, Jaumin will coach his third team in first division in Belgium. The Brussels native, who…


Ian Hanavan and Phoenix Brussels part ways

Ian Hanavan and Phoenix Brussels part ways, the team announced on Monday. The loss against Liège was the straw that breaks the camel’s back. Ian Hanavan is no longer the head coach of Phoenix Brussels. After a difficult first year, Brussels’s board decided to continue with Ian Hanavan, considering that the team he had last…


Brandon McCoy out for several months with knee injury

Brandon McCoy will be out for several months with a knee injury. Brandon McCoy has suffered a knee injury that will sideline him for several months. The 23 years old center suffered a knee injury during Oostende’s last game against Limburg. The ligaments of his knee are damaged. Because of this injury, Oostende will look…


Former Aalst player signs in NBA

Former Aalst player signs in NBA, with the Charlotte Hornets. Last season, Cameron McGriff played for Aalst in EMBL. With Aalst, he averaged 13.5 points, 5 rebounds, 1.3 assist and 1 steal. The Charlotte Hornets announced that McGriff signed an unguaranteed contract with the team, ahead of the NBA season. It’s not the first time…


Antwerp-Phoenix Brussels game postponed due to coronavirus

Antwerp-Phoenix Brussels game postponed due to coronavirus, the teams announced. The BNXT League game between the Antwerp Giants and Phoenix Brussels, scheduled for Friday in Antwerp, has been postponed. The reason for the postponement is the positive corona cases in the Brussels’ squad. No new date has been set yet. This corona outbreak in the…


Antwerp beats Nancy

Antwerp beats Nancy, in a friendly game in Vittel (70-81). With most of his new signings (Matthew Tiby was out and Markel Brown on limited minutes), Antwerp played a friendly game against Nancy (Pro B, France). If Nancy started the game strongly (10-3 after 5′), the entry of Elvar Fridriksson changed the game. The point-guard…


Quentin Serron signs in France

Quentin Serron signs in France, with Boulazac. After one and a half year in Spain with Bilbao, Quentin Serron will return to France. After Gravelines-Dunkerque and Strasbourg, Boulazac will be his third team in France. In Boulazac, he will play in second division, where he’s expected to have more offensive responsabilities.


A new center for BC Oostende

A new center signed for BC Oostende: Brandon McCoy. After a busy summer, Oostende announced a new center this Tuesday: Brandon McCoy. The center (2M13) was a five stars recruit out of high school. After a small college career, he wasn’t drafted. He played with the Wisconsin Herd, in NBA G League. Last season, he…


Loic Schwartz leaves Oostende

Loic Schwartz leaves Oostende, signs in Greece. It was expected, it is now, almost, official Loic Schwartz will leave Oostende to sign in Greece with Promitheas Patras. It’s a big blow for Oostende, who signed Phil Booth to replace Schwartz. This season, Schwartz averaged 11.5 points, 4 rebounds and 3 assists. He was also named…


NBA: Bettor Lines Up Possible Near-$100k Win After Big Bet On Phoenix Suns Victory

NBA: Bettor Lines Up Possible Near-$100k Win After Big Bet On Phoenix Suns Victory. One particular basketball fan has an extra special reason to hope for a Phoenix clean sweep in the NBA finals this year. According to many reports a bettor placed an $11k bet on the favorites, the Phoenix Suns, beating the Milwaukee…