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Alaskans quiet in Euroleague playoffs (Basketball)

None of the three Alaskans had much to brag about today as the Euroleague quarterfinals continued for Brad Oleson, Trajan Langdon and Doron Perkins. The only real positive was that Oleson’s Spanish club Caja Laboral won Game 3 against Langdon’s Russian team CSKA Moscow to pull within 2-1 in the best-of-5 series. Perkins and his… Read more »

Langdon helps CSKA earn Game 1 win (Basketball)

Anchorage’s Trajan Langdon got the upper hand today in Game 1 of his team’s Euroleague quarterfinal playoff series against fellow Alaskan Brad Oleson and Spanish power Caja Laboral. Two-time champion CSKA Moscow took an early 1-0 lead in the best-of-5 series after a commanding 86-63 home win in a game that was never really close… Read more »

Alaskans play in Euroleague quarters (Basketball)

Two of Alaska’s most accomplished basketball players will square off Tuesday on the Euroleague’s biggest stage as Anchorage’s Trajan Langdon and CSKA Moscow will meet North Pole’s Brad Oleson and Caja Laboral in the Elite Eight. It’s a matchup made in heaven in The Last Frontier. With just a handful of Alaskans playing professional basketball,… Read more »

Perkins helps Maccabi Electra advance (Basketball)

Israeli power Maccabi Electra got off to a sizzling start today thanks to Anchorage’s Doron Perkins, paving the way to a 97-82 victory over Montepaschi Siene of Italy in Group F play of the Euroleague Top 16 playoffs. Perkins, of Bartlett High fame, collected 14 points, five rebounds, three steals and two assists, most of… Read more »

Alaskans off to Euroleague playoffs (Basketball)

Timing is everything in sports and right now few in the Euroleague are playing better than Trajan Langdon. The Alaskan Assassin appears to be heating up as the playoffs arrive, a promising sign for Russian juggernaut CSKA Moscow. Langdon, of East High fame, helped CSKA clinch first place in Group C over the weekend after… Read more »

Alaskans tip off in Euroleague (Basketball)

The NBA season is still two weeks from starting, but the European equivalent tips off tomorrow. That means Alaskans Doron Perkins, Trajan Langdon and Brad Oleson will be back in action. All three players are veterans of the international game and have found success beyond the NBA, flourishing overseas and enjoying the luxury of a… Read more »