Category: EMBL

EuroMillions Basketball


TIB High Five (8-10 January)

Here is our weekly TIB High Five (8-10 January)  Alex Libert Due to the coronacrisis, budgets went down this season in het EuroMillions Basketball League. As a consequence, youngsters get more minutes than ever before. The best youngsters of this early season are Nakic, Djurisic, Sylla, Bleijenbergh, D’Espallier but none of them made it to…


Aalst beats Brussels (78-87)

Aalst beats Brussels this Sunday at the Palais 12 (78-87). Okapi Aalst won Sunday afternoon on at the Palais 12 against Phoenix Brussels (78-87). Aalst took matters into their own hands, dominating the game from the start (13-20 after 10′). Brussels reacted in the second quarter, but could not close the gap (32-39 after 20′)….


Mechelen beats Brussels in the Belgian Cup (99-79)

Mechelen beats Brussels in the Belgian Cup (99-79). They will play against Limburg United in the next round. Mechelen has qualified for the quarter finals of the Belgian Cup on Wednesday. In the return leg of its play-in, they easily defeated Brussels 99-79. Mechelen had narrowly lost the first leg in Brussels 89-87. Mechelen was…


Aalst easily beats Liège (101-58)

Aalst easily beats Liège (101-58 )in the the Belgian Basketball Cup. It was the first game of the season for Liège Basket. From the start, Aalst dominated the game easily. It was already 32-9 after ten minutes. The gap increased and Aalst was up by 31 at halftime (57-26). After the break, Liège just could…


Michael Gilmore officially signs with Oostende

Michael Gilmore officially signs with Oostende, the club announced today. He signed a “trainee contract” for the rest of the 2020-2021 season where he will play only if one of the 12 players from Oostende’s list can not play. But he will train with Oostende for the rest of the season. He also signed a…


Antwerp beats Mechelen (74-77)

Antwerp beats Mechelen at the Winketkaai this Sunday (74-77). The Giants won after a nice game on the road to Mechelen (74-77) It was the Mechelen who took the best start, in the wake of a very good Marvin Clark (25-22) . In the second quarter, Christophe Beghin’s team was way more agressive. They obtained…


Michael Gilmore signs with Oostende

Michael Gilmore signs with Oostende according to Het Nieuwsblad. Michael Gilmore played his first minutes last month with the Belgian Lions. And it seems that Dario Gjergja liked what he saw because he decided to sign him. Before joining the Lions, Gilmore already spent some time with Oostende as he trained with them before the…


TIB High Five (22-26 December)

Here is weekly TIB High Five (22-26 December). Arik Smith Mons finished 2020 unbeaten in the Belgian league. That remarkable feat was almost snatched away from them in the very last game of the year. Early in the third quarter, Mons-Hainaut was down 59 to 46, their record very much in peril. Mons straightened their…


TIB Power Ranking: Players on EMBL teams (December 27th)

Much like last season we at TIB will again publish our several Power Rankings throughout the season. Our ranking is based on the TIB rating which is calculated using the players’ stats and is somewhat similar to the standard efficiency rating but also takes into account the level of competition the player competes in and…