After playing the last month of the season injured, including the Champions League Final Four, Tsvetan Sokolov has had surgery to repair the patellar tendon in his left knee.
Another fresh transfer bomb from the Italian market
Wilfredo Leon scored the finishing point on each of the 3 sets that Kazan won in his last game with the Russian side: his gift to the fans in the BasketHall on his way out of Russia.
In a deciding game 5 against Lube Civitanova, Sir Safety Perugia wins their first championship in franchise history in a 3-set victory. Aleksandar Atanasijevic is the match MVP.
Sir Safety Perugia fended off a late surge from lube Civitanova to win game 3 of the SuperLega finals series. They now lead 3-1 in the best of 7 series. Aleksander Atanasijevic wins MVP.
Lube Civitanova comes back from a 0-2 set deficit to win in 5 sets to tie the series against Sir Safety Perugia
In game 1 of the best-of-5 Italian Male Superlega finals, Sir Safety Perugia crushed rivals Lube Civitanova 3-1.
The Serbian national team will have to do without its captain from now on
Lube Civitanova advances to the Italian men’s SuperLega finals while Diatec Trentino forces a surprise deciding game 5 with Sir Safety Perugia.
Sir Safety Perugia and Lube Civitanova now lead their respective series 2-1, and only need one more game to close out the best-of-5 semifinals.