Obie Trotter returned to Szolnok
The only Hungarian representative in ABA League Szolnoki Olaj continues to strengthen their team. The latest addition to the team, led by Serbian coach Dragan Aleksić, is Hungarian naturalized international Obie Trotter.
Obie Trotter used to play for Szolnoki Olaj for two seasons before the club joined ABA League (2010 - 12) and was the key member of the team in 2011/12 season, when they achieved the greatest success in club's history and qualified for the EuroChallenge Final Four Tournament, which they have organized.
Back then, he was averaging 17.3 points, 4.5 assists, 4.3 rebounds and 1.2 steals per game. Excellent performances earned him a lot of attention from the clubs throughout the Europe and in the summer of 2011 he received Hungarian citizenship. Since then is a member of their national team, for which he played also in the Qulifying Round for EuroBasket 2013. The same year he moved to Russian team Nizhny Novgorod, while he started this one in Triumph. He now returned to Szolnok and signed the deal until the end of 2014/15 season with the Hungarians.
Trotter is the third reinforcement for Szolnoki Olaj during this season, after they previously signed with Justin Holiday and Strahinja Milošević. This is an important addition to the team, which is trying their best to exit the danger zone at the bottom of ABA League table, where they are located after 17 rounds.
22. May 2015.
Budućnost VOLI has become the champion of Montenegro for the 9th time in a row after overcoming Sutjeska in the final series with 3:1 in victories.
20. May 2015.
Szolnoki Olaj took the lead in the finals od domestic championship by overcoming KTE-Duna Aszfalt convincingly in Tiszaliget sports hall in the first game. David Vojvoda was again the key man.
19. May 2015.
Igokea is the first finalist of the Bosnia and Herzegovina national championship, after overcoming an obstacle called Sloboda in the second game of the semi-final series too. In Tuzla, Brady Heslip scored 27 points and Igokea won 97:75.
18. May 2015.
Budućnost VOLI is only a step away from winning its ninth Montenegrin Championship trophy after beating Sutjeska in Morača and taking a 2:1 lead in the series. In Slovenia, Tajfun will battle Rogaška in the finals for the first ever championship trophy of any of those two teams.
17. May 2015.
Crvena zvezda Telekom's junior team took the final second place at the Euroleague's Adidas Next Generation Tournament, which is taking place in Madrid, at the same time as Euroleague Final Four Tournament. In the final, Real Madrid was too strong.
16. May 2015.
The knockout phase of the Bosnia and Herzegovina national championship has begun and Igokea put on a truly dominant performance to take the lead in the semi-final series against Sloboda Tuzla. In Slovenia, Tajfun secured the finals, after beating for the second time and edging out Krka.
15. May 2015.
In Madrid, the showdown of the best European basketball clubs is about to begin and several former ABA League players will find their spot in the limelight. No less than eight of them will take part at the tourmanent in the ranks of CSKA, Fenerbahce Ulker, Olympiacos, Real Madrid.
15. May 2015.
Our fans have selected the photo of the 2014/15 ABA League Season and the winner is the amazing scene of Partizan NIS fans Grobari from the 13th round game against Budućnost VOLI.
14. May 2015.
In Montenegrin championship finals, Sutjeska managed to bounce back at home court after losing the first game to Budućnost VOLI convincingly. The finals are now tied to 1:1 in victories.
13. May 2015.
Krka lost the first game of the semi-final series of Slovenian national championship to Tajfun Šentjur at the home court. It's the third Krka's defeat against Tajfun this season.