J.J. Mann leaves Aalst

After 1 season with Aalst ,J. J. Mann will leave the team to sign in Germany with Bayer Giants Leverkusen. In 2019-2020, J.J. Mann averaged 8.1 points, 2.8 rebounds and 1.6 assists.


Jason Clark signs with Torino

Jason Clark played several seasons in Belgium, with Aalst, Charleroi and Antwerp. He was even named MVP in 2016-2017 with Antwerp. Last season he was already playing in Italy, with Varese. He averaged 11.3 points, 4.4 rebounds and 1.6 assists. Clark just signed a 1-year contract with Torino for the 2020-2021 season.


Jean-Marc Jaumin extends his contract with Den Bosch

Jean-Marc Jaumin will be Den Bosch’s coach for one more year as he signed a contract extension with the club. Jaumin was released by Aalst in March 2019. He joined Den Bosch before the 2019-2020 season. Den Bosch was 3rd before the season was stopped.


Aalst signs a very promising rookie (VIDEO)

A very busy few days for Okapi Aalst as they announced a very promising forward for next year: Cameron McGriff. The 22 year old played last year in NCAA for Oklahoma State (the university of John Starks, Tony Allen or Marcus Smart) where he averaged 12.3 points and 6.6 rebonds per game in the Big…


Nathan Kuta leaves Limburg, signs with Aalst !

After the arrival of Pape Badji and the renewal of Vladimir Mihailovic, Aalst continues their recruitment with the addition of the very promising Nathan Kuta ! The 20 year old power-forward/center decided to leave Limburg to sign a 3 year contract with Aalst. With Limburg last season, Kuta scored 8.1 points en grabbed 6.1 rebounds…


Vladimir Mihailovic extends his contract with Okapi, Aalst also signs Pape Badji

Aalst, which has just changed its name to Okapi Aalst, has announced the extension of the contract of Vladimir Mihailovic for 2 more seasons. The point guard was averaging 10.4 points, 4.8 rebounds and 4.7 assists per game last season. Aalst also announced the arrival of Pape Badji. The Senegalese center played last season in…

TIB Throwbacks

#TBT – Christopher Copeland (’84 – SF – 2m02)

In their 70 years of existence Okapi Aalstar arguably had their most successful season in the EMBL during the 2011-’12 season. During that season they won their first (and so far only) Belgian Cup after defeating the Antwerp Giants with the 96-89 victory in overtime. And although their success in the Cup didn’t translate all…


The 10 best European NBA players of the Decade. Today: our 9th pick

As we’re living in a more globalized world each day, more and more European basketball players make their way to the NBA. Time for us to honour some great European stars who made an impact in the NBA during the past 10 years. This ranking is based on the best European performers between the 2009-10…


Pro Liga decided to stop competition due to Coronavirus outbreak

After an emergency meeting the Pro Liga and all its clubs have unanimously decided to end the competition after only 17 games played (out of 26 games in the regular season) due to the Coronavirus outbreak. Current leader Filou Oostende is thus declared as the 2019-’20 Champion, while the tickets for the European competitions next…