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Travis Garrison: 'Things with Khimik are looking on the up and up' - Dec 3, 2010


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Hello my name is Travis Garrison (203-F-84, agency: Edge Sports, college: Maryland).I am currently playing ball in Ukraine for Khimik-OPZ Yuzny basketball team.I also played here the 2nd half of 2009/2010 season.This year we are currently in last place,but things are looking on the up and up for us.We are playing a lot better now,and we are going to win more games and move up in our league.We lost a tough one last night in OT,but proud of the effort we gave by continuing to fight to the end.We have a good team,once we fix a few things we will be just fine.We are also playing in Eurochallenge and is currently 1-1,we have a game against Ventspils which will be our 2nd time playing them.We lost to them the first time,but I think things will be much different this time around.It's a long season so we have time to turn things around as long as we stay positive and keep pushing.

I am married,but my family is back in the U.S which is difficult for my wife and I.I have a son and we are raising her younger brother who is 5,so being away from them can be tough sometimes.But we play like every 2 or 3 days and practice twice a day so that takes my mind off of missing them a little.When I get home and is by myself is when it hits me,but I am doing this for them so that keeps me going.I am close with the players on my team and the Americans which makes things a lot better too.When you have teammates that are close and get along,it makes being away from home not so bad.But hopefully I will see them soon.

Well I will let you all know how things turn out for us in this next game in Eurochallenge.God Bless.
  



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Here is the weekly review of the top performing Ukrainian players, who play currently abroad. This week's number one is former U20 international power forward Andriy Kulish (205-92). He led Grodno-93 to a victory over the eighth-ranked Brest in the Belarusian Premier League in Saturday night's game. [read more]
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We bring you last week's top performances from Ukrainians who are playing abroad and who all have had prior experience of national team duties at youth or senior level. This week's number one is an international shooting guard D'Andra Moss (178-88, agency: LBM Management). She was the major contributor in a Perfumerias Avenida's victory against the tenth-ranked Araski in the Spanish LFB in Saturday night's game. [read more]
Vyacheslav Bobrov selected the top Ukrainian playing abroad in last week's games- Nov.5, 2017  (by Eurobasket Center)

Traditionally, every week we bring you a list of the top performances of Ukrainians who are currently playing abroad. This week's number one is an international forward Vyacheslav Bobrov (203-92). He could not help P.Zvaigzdes (5-4) in their last game. Despite Bobrov's very good performance P.Zvaigzdes lost 91-97 on the road to the higher-ranked (#3) Neptunas. [read more]
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