The last day of the U18 European Championship, but also the last day of the summer season with the different National Team events, saw Lithuania facing Croatia in a final match-up of the Scouting Period 2011/2012. The games did not only decide who will win Medals but also who is the last qualified nation from [...]
Entries For '2008'
August 20th, 2012 · No Comments
Tags: 2012 U18 European Championship Div A·Alberto Diaz·Amedeo Tessitori·Augustinas Jankaitis·Dario Saric·Denis Kristinin·Doko Salic·Dominik Mavra·Edgar Vicedo·Guillermo Hernan-Gomez·Igor Kanygin·Jakov Mustapic·Jokubas Gintvainis·Justas Tamulis·Karlo Zganec·Lukas Lekavicius·Marius Grigonis·Matteo Imbro·Mihajlo Andric·Mikhail Kulagin·Nikola Cvorovic·Nikola Jankovic·Nikola Rebic·Oriol Pauli·Pavel Kechetov·Rokas Gustys·Serdar Annaev·Simas Raupys·Stanislav Ilnitskiy·Stefan Pot·Tomislav Gabric
August 19th, 2012 · No Comments
My second day at the U18 European Championship 2012 in Lithuania was marked by the Semi-Finals. But before the major event, there was a decisive game in the relegation group that I wanted to cover.
Tags: 2012 U18 European Championship Div A·Augustinas Jankaitis·Boris Dallo·Dario Saric·Doko Salic·Igor Kanygin·Jakov Mustapic·Justas Tamulis·Kacper Borowski·Karlo Lebo·Karlo Zganec·Luka Andjusic·Lukas Lekavicius·Mam Jaiteh·Marius Grigonis·Maximilian Ugrai·Mihajlo Andric·Mikhail Kulagin·Mikolaj Witlinski·Mislav Brzoja·Nikola Jankovic·Nikola Radicevic·Paul Zipser·Rasmus Larsen·Rostislav Karenin·Serdar Annaev·Simas Raupys·Stanislav Ilnitskiy·Stefan Pot·Tomislav Gabric
October 6th, 2011 · 7 Comments
In the last part of our series of reports on the U18 European Championship, we will talk about the big guys today.
September 19th, 2011 · No Comments
After the guards, here is the report on the most interesting wing players from the U18 European Championship 2011 in Wroclaw.
July 13th, 2011 · No Comments
With the U20 European Championships starting tomorrow, our friend Hippo has sent us his preview on the Finnish U20 National Team that will compete in the B Division tournament in Sarajevo. The team will face Norway, Great Britian, Portugal, the Czech Republic and Luxembourg in Group C. The team features several members of the succesful [...]
August 18th, 2008 · No Comments
After the wings and the guards, I finally come to the big men. And despite having them in just smaller number here in my report, the talent level is extremely high for these young men.
August 16th, 2008 · No Comments
After the Guards, the next step will be the coverage of the most outstanding forwards of the tournament.
August 15th, 2008 · 1 Comment
In a tournament, that was mostly dominated by the Wings and Big guys, it was quite to hard to take out some prospects on the guard positions. So here is a little choice of the player I had the chance to see in Riga.
Tags: Abdoulaye M'Baye·Alexey Shved·Antoine Diot·Division A European Championship·Dogus Balbay·Dusan Katnic·Joaquin Colom·Martynas Gecevicius·Pietro Aradori·Sarunas Vasiliauskas·Sead Sehovic·Sergiy Gladyr
August 10th, 2008 · 3 Comments
After having watched some Olympic Games basketball with Lithuanian fans in a Irish in Riga (Latvia), I am now back in the Riga Arena to cover the Final day of the U20 European Championships of Division A.
Tags: Abdoulaye M'Baye·Baris Hersek·Division A European Championship·Donatas Motiejunas·Marko Keselj·Martynas Gecevicius·Milan Macvan·Miroslav Raduljica·Nemanja Vranes·Pere Tomas·Pietro Aradori·Qunio Colom·Sarunas Vasiliauskas·Sergio de la Fuente·Victor Claver·Vladimir Dasic
August 9th, 2008 · No Comments
After a first day in Riga, visiting the city and meeting some people, the tournament of the U20 European Championship beings for me today.
Tags: Baris Hersek·Boban Marjanovic·Boban Tomic·Division A European Championship·Dogus Balbay·Ivan Lilov·Marytnas Gecevicius·Milan Macvan·Mirko Mulalic·Miroslav Raduljica·Oleksandr Kolchenko·Pere Tomas·Quino Colom·Sarunas Vasiliauskas·Sead Sehovic·Sergiy Gladyr·Victor Claver·Vladimir Dasic
August 8th, 2008 · No Comments
I have arrived in Riga to cover the last two days of the U20 European Championship. I use this post to give you a few updates of both U20 tournaments as well as some other stories about European prospects. But let’s start with the U20s.
August 4th, 2008 · 1 Comment
Here are my thoughts about the ending U18 and starting U20 European Championships.
Tags: Division A European Championship·Division A European Championship·Division B European Championship·Donatas Motiejunas·Enes Kanter·Jakub Wojciechowski·Jan Vesely·Kostas Sloukas·Mario Delas·Marko Vranjkovic·Tomas Satoransky·Vladimir Jankovic
July 31st, 2008 · 1 Comment
The FIBA Europe U20 European Championships will start tomorrow in Targu Mures for Division B while the Division A will be played in Riga. Because I will be in Riga during the Finals weekend, and will therefor have an in-deep coverage of the tournament, I will only come up with a preview of the B [...]
July 28th, 2008 · No Comments
The first phase of the A Division is already done and the least one could say is that there have been some surprise. I will give you a short review about the results so far and also give an update on the B division.
Tags: Dino Muric·Division A European Championship·Division B European Championship·Enes Kanter·Estonia·Evangelos Mantzaris·Greece·Joao Soares·Kostas Papanikolaou·Mario Delas·Poland·Portugal·Richard Grznár·Siim-Sander Vene·Slovenia·Vladimir Jankovic
July 27th, 2008 · 4 Comments
Here are my thoughts on the 2nd day of the U18 European Championships of Division A and B.
Tags: Augustas Peciukevicius·Austria·Chrislain Cairo·Croatia·Czech Republic·Division A European Championship·Division B European Championship·Enes Kanter·France·Germany·Greece·Italy·Kostas Sloukas·Lithuania·Montenegro·Nicolo Melli·Pasquale Paolisso·Poland·Slovenia·Switzerland·Tautvydas Slezas·Toni Prostran·Turkey·Vladimir Jankovic
July 25th, 2008 · No Comments
Here are my thoughts on the first day of both U18 Championships that started today.
Tags: Alejandro Hernandez·Division A European Championship·Division B European Championship·Enes Kanter·Jakub Wojciechowski·Kostas Papanikolaou·Leonidas Kasselakis·Maik Zirbes·Mario Delas·Maurice Stuckey·Nikos Pappas·Rasid Mahalbasic·Ryan Richards·Sebastian Szymanski·Tautvydas Slezas·Vladimir Jankovic
July 24th, 2008 · 2 Comments
Not only the Division A of the U18 European Championship will start this weekend, but also the Division B will have its first games on Friday in Debrecen, Hungary. To preview this tournament is quite more difficult because lots of nations are not known for producing elite prospects, but this year, the tournament looks particularly [...]
July 22nd, 2008 · No Comments
This Friday will start the FIBA Europe U18 European Championship of Division A in Amaliada and Pyrgos in Greece. I took a closer look at the different teams and collected some expert opinions on the upcoming tournament.
Tags: Alberto Jodar·Alejandro Hernandez·Andrew Albicy·Andrija Milutinovic·Bojan Subotic·Bozhidar Avramov·Carmel Bouchman·David Garcia·Deniz Kiliçli·Division A European Championship·Donatas Motiejunas·Enes Kanter·Femi Oladipo·Gilvydas Biruta·Lazar Radosavljevic·Leon Radosevic·Mario Delas·Maurice Stuckey·Nicolo Melli·Niels Giffey·Nikos Pappas·Simon Schmitz·Tomislav Zubci·Toni Prostran
July 20th, 2008 · 3 Comments
Some more notes from the U20 Tournament that has been played in Luxembourg this week. France continued their run to finish the tournament unbeaten. And it was also Kim Tillie that continued his impressive play during this tournament. After the performances here, France U20 can seriously be considered as a Medal candidate in Riga for [...]
July 17th, 2008 · 3 Comments
These days is played a U20 tournament with European top teams in the tiny Luxembourg. France, Lithuania, Russia, Turkey, Spain and a U23 selection of the host play against each until Sunday. After two days, here are my first thoughts on the games. In the first game of the tournament, Turkey lost against Lithuania where [...]