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Langdon eyes a return to basketball [Basketball]

Former Euroleague legend Trajan Langdon of Anchorage is considering coming back to basketball. Just not as a player. “I am missing basketball a bit,” the retired 36-year-old told the Russian newspaper RIA Novosti. “But I don’t want to return as a player; maybe as a coach or manager. I still love it.” Langdon, of East… Read more »

Langdon talks Duke-Carolina [Basketball]

Few people understand the Duke-Carolina rivalry like Trajan Langdon of Anchorage. The former Blue Devil All-American guard played in 10 of them, going 5-5. As a senior in 1999, Langdon went 3-0 against North Carolina with two wins in the regular season and another in the ACC tournament championship game. Is it the best rivalry… Read more »

Iconic Langdon announces retirement (Basketball)

The most influential athlete in Alaska’s history is walking away from the game he loves and the sport that made him famous. Basketball star Trajan Langdon, 35, of Anchorage announced his retirement yesterday in Russia, where he starred for world power CSKA Moscow and flourished on the European stage after getting shunned by the NBA…. Read more »

Give Langdon sixth Russian title (Basketball)

Trajan Langdon needs an extra hand – for a sixth championship ring, that is. The Anchorage basketball icon clinched his sixth straight Russian League title tonight thanks to a 74-63 win over Khimky in Game 4, giving powerhouse CSKA Moscow a 3-1 series victory. Langdon, of East High fame, started at shooting guard and played… Read more »

Langdon lifts CSKA, ties series (Basketball)

CSKA Moscow is shooting for a ninth straight Russian League title, and if the team does win again this season it will have Anchorage’s Trajan Langdon to thank. Not only has the veteran guard anchored the last five championship squads but he came up huge in a must-win Game 2 of the championship series. The… Read more »

Langdon nets 13 in clincher (Basketball)

Playing through a debilitating back injury, veteran CSKA Moscow guard Trajan Langdon of Anchorage dropped the pain on Russian opponent Krasnie Krilya in a decisive playoff game. Backed by his 13 points in just 17 minutes of work, CSKA Moscow won 101-73 to take the series and advance to the Russian League semifinals. Langdon, of… Read more »

All pain, mixed gain for Langdon (Basketball)

The wear and tear of a dozen professional seasons on the hardwood has taken its toll on international basketball star Trajan Langdon of Anchorage. The former NBA guard, who is four days shy of his 35th birthday, has been limited physically since November due to lower back pain and spasms. The hurting has been so… Read more »

Langdon wins 3-point contest (Basketball)

The more things change the more they stay the same. Soon-to-be 35-year-old guard Trajan Langdon started the Russian League All-Star game again and won the 3-point shooting contest once more. Langdon, of East High fame, beat nine of the league’s best bombers to win the shooting contest. In the All-Star game he helped fuel a… Read more »

Langdon straight ruble in Russia (Basketball)

Anchorage’s Trajan Langdon delivered double figures today to help struggling CSKA Moscow pull into third place in the Russian League. The 6-foot-3 Hall-of-Fame guard drilled three 3-pointers and scored 11 points in an 81-70 victory over Khimki, a win that propelled CSKA Moscow (11-6) three spots from sixth to third. Meanwhile, Khimki fell from third… Read more »