During a Spanish League game between Saski Baskonia and Bilboa Basket last week, Tornike Shengelia fouled Dejan Todorovi on a dunk attempt and Todorovi took exception to it. He shoved Shengelia and that quickly escalated to a bench-clearing brawl. Once the dust settled, Shengelia went back and comforted a child who was near the altercation and […]
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Although most fans are wildly entertained by brawls, they can often result in alarming situations, especially for the youngsters that are legitimately scared for their life. During a Spanish League game between Saski Baskonia and Bilboa Basket last week, Tornike Shengelia fouled Dejan Todorovi on a dunk attempt. It was followed up by a couple
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Fan fights never produce any winners and, sometimes, it's the innocent bystanders who pay the price. After a game between two Spanish league basketball teams turned into an all-out bench-clearing brawl last weekend, one of the players took a moment to check on a frightened little boy who was sitting way to close to the free-swinging action and attempted to calm the shaken kid...
The word "epic" is overused by bloggers (guilty) to describe things that are really great or more intense than the norm. Sometimes it is truly warranted. Other times not so much. In this case, when it is being used to describe the fight that occurred during the game between Laboral Kutxa and Bilbao Basket it is spot on.Bilbao's Dejan Todorovic apparently thought the contact he got...
The game was basically over between Laboral Kutxa and Bilbao Basket of Spain's ACB League on Sunday, but bad blood boiled over after Bilbao's Dejan Todorovic shoved Tornike Shengelia when Shengelia was facing the other way.
Things immediatley got a little Artest-y, which is to say, a large-scale brawl broke out after Shengelia served notice of his dissatisfaction with a punch...
The Chicago Bulls have signed forward signed forward Greg Smith for the remainder of the season and waived Tornike Shengelia.
CHICAGO (AP) The Chicago Bulls have signed forward signed forward Greg Smith for the remainder of the season and waived Tornike Shengelia.
The Chicago Bulls have requested waivers on Tornike Shengelia.
Shengelia (6-9, 220), was acquired from Brooklyn in exchange for guard Marquis Teague on January 21. He appeared in nine games for the Bulls and averaged 0.4 ppg and 0.2 rpg in 1.9 mpg. In his NBA career, Shengelia has appeared in 45 games and averaged 1.3 ppg, 0.9 rpg and 0.4 apg in 5.5 mpg, while shooting .451 from the field.
The Nets made official on Tuesday a trade sending Tornike Shengelia to the Chicago Bulls in exchange for point guard Marquis Teague.Teague is most known for being the younger brother of the Atlanta Hawks' star point guard, Jeff Teague. Marquis found himself struggling under Tom Thibodeau, and eventually found himself in the D-League. A first-round pick out of Kentucky, Teague hasn...
The Brooklyn Nets have acquired Marquis Teague from the Chicago Bulls in exchange for Tornike Shengelia. Teague, selected by the Bulls in the first round (29th overall) of the 2012 NBA Draft, has played in 19 games this season, averaging 2.4 points, 1.5 assists and 1.0 rebound in 12.7 minutes per game. Over two seasons, the University of Kentucky product holds career averages of...
The Brooklyn Nets have agreed in principle to acquire Marquis Teague from the Chicago Bulls for Tornike Shengelia, according to sources.
The Nets also have reached a deal to send Tyshawn Taylor and cash considerations to the New Orleans Pelicans, who will send Brooklyn a conditional second round draft pick.
Teague was the 29th overall pick in the 2012 NBA Draft after one season at...
The Brooklyn Nets have recalled forward Tornike Shengelia from the Springfield Armor of the NBA Development League.
In his most recent two-game stint with the Armor, Shengelia averaged 9.5 points, 5.0 rebounds and 1.50 blocks in 25.0 minutes per game at the NBA D-League Showcase in Reno, Nevada.
In 15 games this season with the Nets, Shengelia is averaging 1.4 points and 0.9 rebounds...
The Brooklyn Nets have recalled forward Tornike Shengelia and guard Tyshawn Taylor from the Springfield Armor of the NBA Development League.
Both players will be available for the team's game on Monday night.
December 23, 2013
The Brooklyn Nets have assigned forward Tornike Shengelia and guard Tyshawn Taylor to the Springfield Armor of the NBA Development League.
In 11 games this season, Shengelia is averaging 1.9 points and 1.2 rebounds in 10.4 minutes per game. In 17 games (three starts) this season, Taylor is averaging 4.9 points and 2.1 assists in 14.6 minutes per game.
In 10 games (all starts) with...
December 21, 2013