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Furkan Aldemir To Sign With 76ers

Furkan Aldemir will leave Galatasaray to sign with the Philadelphia 76ers.

Aldemir is averaging 8.1 points and 9.1 rebounds in 22.7 minutes per game for Galatasary in 11 games.

The 76ers acquired the draft rights to Aldemir in July 2013 from the Houston Rockets.

Via Sportando

Zoran Erceg Named Euroleague MVP For Week 6

Zoran Erceg has been named Euroleague MVP for Week 6 of the regular season in Galatasary's110-103 double-overtime victory over Crvena Zvezda Telekom Belgrade.

Erceg, who forced overtime with a long three-pointer in the final seconds of regulation, finished the game with 32 points, 7 rebounds, 2 assists and 2 steals for a performance index rating of 41, which was the most of any player in Regular Season Round 6. He also went 14-for-14 at the free throw line.

Via RealGM Staff Report

Delonte West Released By Shanghai Sharks

Delonte West has been released by the Shanghai Sharks after just four games.

West signed a non-guaranteed contract with the Sharks worth nearly $500,000 that could have reached $1 million with incentives.

"Honestly, we did not expect such a drop in performance," coach Ma Yuenan told reporters.

West averaged 23.7 points and 5.6 rebounds for Fujian Xunxing last season and had marks of 12.5 points, 3.3 rebounds and 1.5 assists this season.

Via ESPN

Andrew Goudelock Named Euroleague MVP For Week 5

Andrew Goudelock of Fenerbahce Ulker has been named Euroleague MVP for Round 5 of the regular season.

Goudelock established a new Euroleague mark with 10 three-pointers as the Turkish champs defeated FC Bayern Munich 86-93.

He finished with 34 points scored, 3 rebounds, 4 assists and a steal in compiling a performance index rating of 40, which was not only the best of Round 5’s 12 games, but the highest index in the league all season. 

Goudelock is the only player to have reached an index of 30 twice so far this season. 

Via RealGM Staff Report

Christian Eyenga Signs With Varese

Christian Eyenga has signed with Varese.

Eyenga, who was a first round pick of the Cleveland Cavaliers in 2009, spent last season with Stelmet Zielona Gora in Poland.

Via Sportando

Nemanja Nedovic Asked Warriors For Release, Will Sign With Valencia

Nemanja Nedovic was granted his release by the Golden State Warriors on Tuesday in order to sign in Europe to play regularly.

Nedovic has a deal lined up with Valencia in Spain and his agent has informed NBA teams he intends to stay abroad for the near-term.

Nedovic appeared in just 24 games for the Warriors last season and wasn't part of their rotation this season.

Via Marc Stein/ESPN

James Anderson Named Euroleague MVP For Round 4

James Anderson turned in his best performance yet to claim Euroleague Round 4 MVP honors after leading Zalgiris to a 77-71 victory over Unics Kazan.

Anderson had 27 points, 11 rebounds, 4 assists, 3 steals and a block.

Anderson finished with a performance index rating of 38, which was not only the best of Round 4, but the highest index in the competition so far this season

Via RealGM Staff Report

Vassilis Spanoulis Named Euroleague MVP For October

Vassilis Spanoulis was named Euroleague MVP for the month of October.

Spanoulis averaged 21.3 points, 4.7 assists and 3.7 rebounds in Olympiacos' three wins in October.

Via RealGM Staff Report
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