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Jean Salumu will reportedly sign in Germany

According to sources and first reported by Sportando, Jean Salumu will sign in Germany with Rasta Vechta. Since his departure from Oostende in 2018, Salumu played in Intaly and in Turkey. Last year he played with Pistoia in Lega A in Italy. He averaged 13.1 points, 2.3 rebounds and 1.9 assists per game in 26…


Oostende will not go to the Final 8 (VIDEO)

Yesterday, Tenerife defeated Oostende (62-54) and the Spanish team will go to the Final 8 in Athens. The Spanish team started strong the first quarter, and Dario Gjergja could almost only count on Thomas Welsh (6 points in the 1st quarter) to score points for Oostende (17-10 after 10′). But in the second quarter Oostende…


Oostende plays tonight against Tenerife for a spot in the Final 8

After 4 preseason games, Oostende will play tonight at 20h30 his first official game of the season in Tenerife and it’s an important one. This game is the third leg of the 1/8 of the Basketball Champions League … 2019-2020 ! It will be a different game than the second leg that happened… 6 months…


Oostende will face Zaragoza if they qualify for the Basketball Champions League Final 8

Oostende is still in the race for the Basketball champions league Final 8. Darios Gjergja’s team needs to win the decisive leg against Tenerife September 16 at 20H30 in Spain, in order to qualify for the Final 8. If they can qualify for the Final 8, they will face Casademont Zaragoza, another team from Spain….


Firsts games of the preseason for Oostende (VIDEO)

Oostende started his preseason Sunday with a game against the London Lions. For the first game of the season, Mario Nakic was already very active for Dario Gjergja’s team, he scored 10 points and grabbed 11 rebounds for his first game. Simon Buysse scored 13 points in the first half, Loic Schwartz scored 11 pints…


A new center for Oostende (Videos)

Oostende announced the signing of the former NBA center, Thomas Welsh (7’0″). Welsh played 11 games in the NBA with the Denver Nuggets in 2018-2019. Before joining the big league, he played 4 years in NCAA with UCLA. Last season, Welsh played in the G League with the Greensboro Swarm. He averaged 10.9 points, 8.9…


Pierre-Antoine Gillet signs with Oostende

He is back ! After spending 3 seasons abroad in France and in Spain, Pierre-Antoine Gillet decided to sign a 3 year contract with Oostende. Gillet already played for Oostende between 2013 and 2017. The power-forward is also an important member of the Belgian Lions.


Shevon Thompson reportedly close to leave Oostende to sign with Alba Berlin

According to different sources, Shevon Thompson will sign with the German powerhouse, Alba Berlin. Thompson signed with Oostende in March 2019 to replace the injured Marin Maric. It was clear from the start that Thompson was a very dominant center. He averaged 14.8 points and 6.6 rebounds in 19 minutes per game in EMBL !…


Former Oostende player signs in Japan (VIDEOS)

D.J. Newbill played the 2016-2017 season with Oostende. He averaged 8.4 points, 2 rebounds and 2 assists. After his season with Oostende, he mainly played in Australia where he was one of the star of the championship. Last season with Cairns Taipans he averaged 18.6 points, 3.3 assists and 3 rebounds. For next season, he…


Troy Caupain leaves Oostende, signs in Germany

After only playing a few games for Oostende, Troy Caupain will leave Dario Gjergja’s team to sign in Germany with Ulm. Caupain played 2 games in EMBL for 7 points, 2.5 assists and 2 rebounds. In Champion’s League, he played the first 2 games of the Round of 16 against Tenerife for 7 points, 4…