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They did it again! Oostende capture 11th consecutive title

In Game 4 of the Belgian Finals Filou Oostende managed to hold off the Kangoeroes to capture their 11th consecutive title (23rd title in the club’s history) with the 83-91 final score to take the series 3-1. Despite BNXT MVP Levi Randolph struggling Oostende could count on an excellent Phil Booth who took over and…

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Limburg United collect first ever trophy and win the Belgian Cup

Congratulations to Hubo Limburg United for capturing their first ever trophy in the club’s history! They are the 2021-’22 Belgian Cup Winner. In an excellent game and great atmosphere Oostende seemed in control throughout 3 quarters, leading it 52-56 headed into the final quarter. In that final quarter Limburg did what no one really expected….

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Kangoeroes defeat ZZ Leiden in first game of the Cross-Border phase

In the first game of the cross-border phase of the BNXT League it’s Kangoeroes Basket Mechelen who comes away with the close win against ZZ Leiden Basketball, 98-93. Kangoeroes came out swinging in the opening quarter and immediately ran out to a double digit lead before Leiden was able to find their rhythm. Leiden recovered…

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Jaylen Hands extends his contract with the Antwerp Giants

Jaylen Hands extends his contract with the Antwerp Giants, untile the end of the season. Jaylen Hands will remain with Antwerp until the end of the season The American combo guard joined Antwerp a few weeks ago to replace the injured Markel Brown. Hands was able to quickly convince the club and the fans.”He was…

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Belgian cup: win for Leuven, Limburg and Mechelen

Belgian cup: wins for Leuven, Limburg and Mechelen Leuven won on the floor of Spirou Charleroi on Friday night (61-68) in the first leg of the Belgian Basketball Cup Round of 16. Limburg United won at Kortrijk (47-72) and Mechelen won against Antwerp 2 (88-106). The only game between two BNXT League, in this round…

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Jean-Marc Jaumin is the new head coach of Phoenix Brussels

Jean-Marc Jaumin is the new head coach of Phoenix Brussels, the team announced this Tuesday. After the departure of Ian Hanavan this Monday, Phoenix Brussels didn’t wait long to announce thier new head coach: Jean-Marc Jaumin. After Oostende and Aalst, Jaumin will coach his third team in first division in Belgium. The Brussels native, who…

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Ian Hanavan and Phoenix Brussels part ways

Ian Hanavan and Phoenix Brussels part ways, the team announced on Monday. The loss against Liège was the straw that breaks the camel’s back. Ian Hanavan is no longer the head coach of Phoenix Brussels. After a difficult first year, Brussels’s board decided to continue with Ian Hanavan, considering that the team he had last…

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Brandon McCoy out for several months with knee injury

Brandon McCoy will be out for several months with a knee injury. Brandon McCoy has suffered a knee injury that will sideline him for several months. The 23 years old center suffered a knee injury during Oostende’s last game against Limburg. The ligaments of his knee are damaged. Because of this injury, Oostende will look…

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Former Aalst player signs in NBA

Former Aalst player signs in NBA, with the Charlotte Hornets. Last season, Cameron McGriff played for Aalst in EMBL. With Aalst, he averaged 13.5 points, 5 rebounds, 1.3 assist and 1 steal. The Charlotte Hornets announced that McGriff signed an unguaranteed contract with the team, ahead of the NBA season. It’s not the first time…

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Antwerp-Phoenix Brussels game postponed due to coronavirus

Antwerp-Phoenix Brussels game postponed due to coronavirus, the teams announced. The BNXT League game between the Antwerp Giants and Phoenix Brussels, scheduled for Friday in Antwerp, has been postponed. The reason for the postponement is the positive corona cases in the Brussels’ squad. No new date has been set yet. This corona outbreak in the…