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Zalgiris 70th Anniversary event will be marked with a special ceremony where legendary Arvydas Sabonis will be honored and his #11 jersey will be retired. Arvydas Sabonis started to play in BC Zalgiris in 1981. During his career in Zalgiris he always wore number 11 and led the team to countless glorious victories and trophies. Sportando

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Mustafa Shakur is close to penning a deal with Neptunas, according to sources. The American guard averaged 17 points per game in D-League last season. Sportando

Jonas Valanciunas gave DeMarcus Cousins an elbow to the throat while boxing out. Boogie reacted and almost punched Valanciunas in the back of the head. Cousins got a technical. Valanciunas got… to watch his back when the Raptors play the Kings next season. Amazingly, this can be considered restraint and a sign of maturity on the part of Boogie Cousins. A year ago, he might have thrown a punch. Make no mistake, the FIBA officials are decidedly bad. USA leads 43-35 at the half. The Big Lead

September 10, 2014 Updates

Mike McGraw: There will be no USA vs. Spain at FIBA World Cup. Spain loses to France 65-52. Semis are USA-Lithuania on Thu and France-Serbia on Fri. Twitter @McGrawDHBulls

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Zalgiris Kaunas started Tuesday with a great announcement as former Sixer James Anderson signed a one year deal with the team. The player was rumored to be also in Panathinaikos’ radar, however the Lithuanians moved faster and secured his services for next season in the LKL and Euroleague. EuroHoops.net

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Sarunas Jasikevičius, one of the most decorated players in European basketball history has formally announced his retirement. It feels like Saras has been a veteran for ages and that’s probably because he has been. At 38 he’s finally hanging up his kicks to work as an assistant coach with Zalgiris Kaunas, with whom he won the Lithuanian title this past season, in the LKL and Euroleague. Ball In Europe

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