Tag: Manu Lecomte

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Belgian Lions: Dario Gjergja selects 15 players for the EuroBasket qualifiers

Dario Gjergja selects 15 Belgian Lions for the EuroBasket qualifiers window in November. Belgium will travel to Vilnius in Lithuania, in a bubble due to the coronavirus health crisis, to play the Eurobasket Qualifiers. The Belgian Lions will play against the Czech Republic on November 27 and Lithuania on November 29. Belgium sits at the…

Belgian Players Abroad

First win for Manu Lecomte with Frankfurt (VIDEO)

Second game in the German Cup for Frankfurt and Manu Lecomte after the loss against Gottingen and Roel Moors. One man was on fire for Frankfurt: Matt Mobley. The former Spirou Charleroi shooting guard recorded 29 points, 5 rebounds, 3 assists and 3 steals. For his second official game for Frankfurt, Manu Lecomte was once…

Belgian Players Abroad

Roel Moors beats Frankfurt, Manu Lecomte shines in debut (VIDEO)

First official game for Roel Moors as coach of Gottingen and first win for the former Antwerp Giants coach. His team defeated Frankfurt easily (79-64). For Frankfurt it was also the first official game for Manu Lecomte. He scored 16 points in a rough shooting night for his team with a 4/27 from 3’s. Next…

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Manu Lecomte signs in Bundesliga

After a year and a half in Spain with Murcia and Gran Canaria, Manu Lecomte will play with Frankfurt this season. The Belgian point guard signed a one year deal with the Skyliners. Manu has been training with Frankfurt for weeks and he already played some preseason games with his new team. Frankfurt will play…

Belgian Players Abroad

Overview: Belgian Players Abroad (2020-’21)

Traditionally we at TIB publish a little overview at the start of each season discussing the Belgian Players who will be playing abroad. We do this in three seperate categories: Belgian Players Abroad in which we discuss the Belgian professional players abroad. Belgian Youngsters Abroad in wich we discuss the Belgian youngsters (born in 1999…


Former Oostende center signs with Spanish champion (VIDEOS)

Tonye Jekiri played the 2017-2018 season in Belgium with Oostende. With the BCO he won the Belgian Cup and the Championship, he was also named Finals MVP this Year. After 1 year in Turkey, the former Miami Hurricanes player (where he played with Manu Lecomte) signed a deal with ASVEL last season. He shared the…

Belgian Players Abroad

First win for Manu Lecomte with Gran Canaria (VIDEO)

After their loss against Real Madrid, Gran Canaria won their first game in the final stage of the Liga Endesa against Andorra (88-104). Manu Lecomte played 12 minutes and scored 5 points. Next game, June 22 at 15H30 against San Pablo Burgos.

Belgian Players Abroad

First minutes for Manu Lecomte with Gran Canaria against Real Madrid (VIDEO)

In February, Manu Lecomte signed with Gran Canaria, but before before he could even make an appearance, he suffered a foot injury. Now that his rehab and the Coronavirus break are over, Manu played his first game for Gran Canaria againt the Spanish powerhouse Real Madrid. In 15 minutes he scored 5 points and dished…

Belgian Players Abroad

Tournament to finish the Liga Endesa will be played in Valencia with 3 Belgian players

The Liga Endesa announced that a 12-team tournament will be held in Valencia to finish the season. This tournament will reportedly be played between June 17 and June 30. The teams will be divided into two groups of six: Barcelona, Tenerife, Bilbao (Quentin Serron’s team) , Vitoria, Malaga and Badalona in the group A, Madrid,…

Belgian Players Abroad

Spanish League will finish out the season with playoffs

The Spanish Liga Endesa has announced that they will finish out the 2019-’20 season with a Playoffs consisting of the Top 12 of the regular season standings as they were at the time of the coronavirus outbreak. These playoffs will be played in one location as soon as it is allowed by the Spanish government….