Champions League

Oostende beats the Champions League winner ! (VIDEO)

Oostende beats the Champions League winner at home Tuesday night (99-98). After a fast start, Oostende was only down by 2 at the end of the first quarter (24-26). In the second quarter, Olivier Troisfontaines scored 11 points and Oostende was only down by 1 at halftime (52-53). Returning from the locker room, Dario Gjergja‘s…


Belgian Cup: Antwerp and Oostende will face each other !

This morning, the draw for the Belgian Cup took place, Antwerp and Oostende will play against each other ! This season, only the 10 teams from the Euromillions Basketball League will play the Belgian Cup due to the pandemic. In the first play-in, Aalst will play against Liège. Both games will be played in 2021….

European Competitions

Darüssafaka beats Oostende in Champions League (VIDEO)

First game of the season in Champions League and first loss for Dario Gjergja’s team against Darüssafaka (79-74). Without Simon Buysse and Haris Bratanovic, both injured, Oostende started the game well (6-12 after 5′). But Darüssafaka ended the first quarter strongly (20-18 after 10′). The team from Istanbul was still in front at half-time (39-33)….


Shevon Thompson signs in Liga ACB

Shevon Thompson will play in Spain this year. The center signed a deal until the end of the season with Montakit Fuenlabrada. Earlier this week, Thompson was released by Alba Berlin after a one-month deal.


Shevon Thompson leaves Alba Berlin

Alba Berlin announced that they will no resign Shevon Thompson after his one month deal with the German powerhouse. Thompson signed with Oostende in March 2019. He averaged 14.8 points and 6.6 rebounds in 19 minutes per game in EMBL this season. In 2019-2020, he averaged 12.1 points, 7.6 rebounds in 20 minutes in EMBL….

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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 Italy 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…

European Competitions

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…

European Competitions

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…

European Competitions

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…