The 2014 edition of the Nike Hoop Summit has been played last weekend in Portland. This year, there have only been 5 European players present in the event and they could not really put their mark on the game like in previous years. Nevertheless, he are some quick notes on these five players.
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April 17th, 2014 · No Comments
November 26th, 2013 · No Comments
(Luís Cristóvão) With 5 rounds played in the Portuguese LPB, it’s time to focus in a group of players who are preparing themselves to be part of the next generation of the Portuguese National Team. The country has recently shown some good results in the FIBA Europe Women’s competitions, while their Men’s teams were not […]
November 1st, 2013 · No Comments
In 2010, I travelled to Solna in Sweden to cover the Nordic Championship, a tournament that regroups the Youth National Teams of the different Scandinavian countries. Back then, I saw for the first time Rasmus Larsen and Marcus Eriksson competing. Three and a half years later, both prospects have made the move to Spain and […]
October 4th, 2013 · No Comments
In the third part of our season preview, we take a look at the French ProA today. Several of the most interesting prospects have left the league to play in the NBA or in Serbia, the number of talented prospects remains high even if it might be not that impressive than it was over the […]
September 17th, 2013 · 1 Comment
Before the seasons in the different professional leagues start in the next weeks, we will take a look at the players to follow in some of the main competitions in Europe. We start with a new addition in this already traditional pre-season show as we analyze the Belgian Ethias League. The Belgian league is constantly […]
September 3rd, 2013 · No Comments
The Eurobasket 2013 starts tomorrow in Slovenia and we took a quick look at some prospects that will most likely use this stage to make a name for themselves on the International scene for the first time.
Tags: Alessandro Gentile·Dario Saric·Devon van Oostrum·Eurobasket 2013·Janis Berzins·Ludvig Hakanson·Mateusz Ponitka·Niels Giffey·Nikola Ivanovic·Ondrej Balvin·Przemyslaw Karnowski·Sergey Karasev·Viktor Gaddefors
July 27th, 2013 · No Comments
Better later than never is the motto for this post as it describes the post players of the U19 World Championship 2013 in Prague. Here again, we only covered the European and Australian players from the games that we have seen.
July 21st, 2013 · No Comments
After having talked about the quite talented guard crop of the U19 World Championship, we will analyze the wing players today. In this category, there were not that many highly talented players, at least for the countries that I was scouting.
July 8th, 2013 · No Comments
Two short interviews with Nikola Jankovic and Vasilije Micic after the Final of the U19 World Championship 2013 in Prague.
October 5th, 2012 · No Comments
In the next part of our season preview, we take a look at the players to follow in the French ProA. This preview does not feature Rudy Gobert who has already been presented in a previous article and I will not speak either of Mam Jaiteh who will play in the Pro B this season. […]
September 25th, 2012 · 1 Comment
The new season in Europe is about to start and there are several players that are already emerging in the different pre-season tournaments as potential NBA Draft picks 2013. We selected five players and a Wildcard that we suggest you should follow particularly well as they might end up as some of the most intriguing […]
September 9th, 2012 · 1 Comment
In the final part of the reports on the U18 European Championship of Division A, we will talk today about the big guys that stood out.
Tags: 2012 U18 European Championship Div A·Amedeo Tessitori·Augustinas Jankaitis·Denislav Vutev·Doko Salic·Guillermo Hernangomez·Igor Kanygin·Ilja Gromovs·Mam Jaiteh·Mikolaj Witlinski·Nikola Jankovic·Rasmus Larsen
August 31st, 2012 · 1 Comment
In our second part of the U18 European Championship reporting, we take a look at the major wing prospects of the event. Of course, Dario Saric will not be discussed in this article as he was featured already in a separate post. Once again, the players from the team ranked 9 to 12 are not […]
August 21st, 2012 · 1 Comment
Dario Saric earned the MVP trophy of the U18 European Championship in Vilnius on Sunday after winning the Gold Medal as well. These were two more awards for the already richly decorated young man (U16 Gold in 2010, NIJT 2011) from Croatia who once again showed that he is among the most dominant youth players […]
May 29th, 2012 · 1 Comment
The NBBL Top 4 level was a bit lower this season in my opinion. The winners from Breitengüssbach deserved the victory because of their endless will and deeper rotation as they had 11 players capable of contributing on this level. Urspring had their trauma in the semi-final where they were up 17 points in the […]
May 18th, 2012 · No Comments
In the third part of our NBBL Top 4 Preview, we spoke with Johannes Thiemann from TSV Tröster Breitengüssbach about their surprising win against Jena and his personal situation before the Top 4.
May 1st, 2012 · 5 Comments
In the last part of our analysis on the Albert Schweitzer Tournament 2012, we will talk about the big guys. Quite a lot of talent was present among the Top 8 teams on these positions so let’s got to the details.
Tags: Amedeo Tessitori·AST 2012·Austin Nichols·Burak Yildizli·Dusan Ristic·Francesco Candussi·Gavin Schilling·Guillermo Hernangomez·Igor Kanygin·Ilimane Diop·Mam Jaiteh·Nikola Milutinov·Stanislav Ilnitskiy
April 29th, 2012 · 1 Comment
After discussing the main guards of the Albert Schweitzer Tournament 2012, I will take a closer look at the forward from the best eight teams of this year’s edition of the main tournament of the U18 category.
April 17th, 2012 · 2 Comments
Before analyzing the best prospects from the Top 8 teams; teams that I have seen at least twice during the tournament; I wanted to give a quick recap on several players from the teams that finished in the Bottom 8 and that I could only see once. So these scouting reports remain quite short and […]
March 8th, 2012 · No Comments
After the first part of the review on the Nike International Junior Tournament from Rome, we attack the best prospects from the rest of the teams today in our part 2.