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Laws plays well in Liga Americas win [Basketball]

Anchorage’s Andre Laws logged a team-high 33 minutes for Brazilian power Sao Jose/Unimed in a 100-91 victory over Mexico’s Pioneros in Liga Americas Group C play. The starting guard scored 15 points, grabbed five rebounds and handed off four assists in earning a very good player ranking of 19. Laws, of East High fame, made… Read more »

Laws turns back the clock in Brazil [Basketball]

Nearly 33, some people might assume his best days in pro basketball are in the rearview mirror. But Andre Laws proved he’s still got game. The starting guard out of Anchorage pumped in 16 points and handed out a season-high nine assists to help first-place Sao Jose beat Mogi das Cruzes 105-67 in Brazil. Laws,… Read more »

Laws does it all in OT win in Brazil [Basketball]

He played just about every minute and Sao Jose needed everything that Andre Laws of Anchorage had to offer. The starting guard scored 11 points, dished a season-high seven assists and added five rebounds and a blocked shot in an 83-76 victory over Joinville in Brazil League action. Laws, of East High fame, played 41… Read more »

Laws driven to win title in Brazil [Basketball]

At 32, Andre Laws of Anchorage knows he can’t play professional basketball forever. So he values every game like it’s his last. The ninth-year veteran out of the University of San Diego is playing like a man on a mission in his second season with Sao Jose of the Paulista League in Brazil. The 6-foot-1… Read more »

Laws glad to be in Brazil (Basketball)

With his stock rising in Latin America, Andre Laws decided to cash in. The 30-year-old professional basketball player from Anchorage tested the free agent market this summer and struck gold after a bidding war ensued between two teams in Brazil. He ultimately signed a contract with Sao Jose dos Campos. “The deal came very quickly,”… Read more »

Laws out of Argentina, now in Brazil (Basketball)

In his eight seasons as a professional Andre Laws of Anchorage has made stops in Mexico, Israel, Bosnia, Jordan and Argentina. Now you can add Brazil to the list. The 30-year-old all-star guard will stay in South America but change countries, leaving Argentina after three seasons in which he averaged double figures for two teams…. Read more »

Laws in double digits again (Basketball)

Anchorage’s Andre Laws reached double digits for the 25th time in 41 games last night. The 6-foot-1 Argentinian League All-Star pumped in 16 points in 32 minutes for Olimpico during a 75-69 loss to Club 9 in a battle of middle-tier teams. Laws, of East High fame, sank 7 of 9 shots, including both 3-point… Read more »

Laws a ‘complete player’ now (Basketball)

Andre Laws of Anchorage is sporting a new uniform in the Argentina professional basketball league, yet he’s got no shot at being inconspicuous on the court. The 30-year-old, two-time all-star guard is one of the bigger names. “I was able to surprise a lot of people during my first year when no one knew who… Read more »

Laws on the move in Argentina (Basketball)

All-star Andre Laws of Anchorage is on the move in the Argentina League. The 6-foot-1 veteran guard signed a contract with Olimpico de La Banda, ending his time with perennial power Atenas de Cordoba. Laws, of East High fame, led Atenas de Cordoba to the league championship in 2009 when he was named Finals MVP…. Read more »

Laws drops 19 for league leaders (Basketball)

Anchorage’s Andre Laws pumped in 19 points Sunday to help his pro team Atenas de Cordoba stay atop the Argentinean National League. Atenas destroyed Estudiantes de Bahia Blanca 99-55 to extend its league lead to three games. Laws, of East High fame, shot a smoking hot 7-of-9 from the floor, including 3-for-4 on treys. He… Read more »