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Oleson’s big game has Barcelona one win from title

He’s so close he can smell it. North Pole’s Brad Oleson inched closer to winning his second career Spanish League championship, helping Barcelona beat Real Madrid 94-79 in Game 3 of the Finals. Barcelona leads the best-of-5 series 2-1. Oleson, of UAF fame, poured in 15 points on 5-of-7 shooting. He added three assists, including… Read more »

Oleson, Barcelona set to begin playoffs in Spain

Barcelona hasn’t won a Spanish League basketball title in two years, which probably seems like a lifetime for its rabid fans. With six titles since 2000, Barcelona has won more league championships than any other team in Spain and twice as many as arch rival Real Madrid. However, Real Madrid is the defending champion and… Read more »

Oleson reaches Euroleague final four, but Barcelona loses

Brad Oleson’s quest for a Euroleague championship was dashed in today’s semifinals, with Barcelona losing 100-62 to Spanish rival Real Madrid. The North Pole native scored eight points on 3-of-6 shooting. He also collected three assists, grabbed two rebounds and blocked a shot. The 6-foot-3 starting guard played 29 minutes. Oleson, of UAF fame, was… Read more »