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Italy U19 National Finals–The Finals

June 5th, 2013 · No Comments

Virtus Bologna achieved his back to back dream after the win in the final against Reyer Venezia. Montepaschi Siena reached the third spot on the podium beating Stella Azzurra Roma in the 3rd/4th place final.

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Italy Under 19 National Finals–Semi-Finals

June 4th, 2013 · No Comments

Reyer Venezia and Virtus Bologna are facing for the title after their wins against Stella Azzurra Roma and Montepaschi Siena.

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Italy Under 19 National Finals–Quarterfinals

June 3rd, 2013 · No Comments

Reyer Venezia, Stella Azzurra Roma, Montepaschi Siena and Virtus Bologna won their quarterfinal and got their ticket to the semifinals of Saturday.

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Italy Under 19 National Finals Day 4

May 31st, 2013 · No Comments

In Day 4 of Italy’s under 19 national finals Assigeco Casalpusterlengo, Pms Moncalieri, Comark Bergamo and Virtus Siena found their way to the quarterfinals after their wins in the barrage between second and third seeded teams of each group.

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Italy: Under 19 National Finals Day 3

May 30th, 2013 · No Comments

Day 3 of Italy’s under 19 decided the final rankings for each of the four groups. At the end of the day Montepaschi Siena, Virtus Bologna, Reyer Venezia and Stella Azzurra Roma clinched their spot straight into Friday’s quarterfinals, while Aurora Desio, Virtus Eurobasket Roma, Cus Torino and Basket Rimini Crabs ended their experience in […]

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Italy: Under 19 National Finals Day 2

May 29th, 2013 · No Comments

After having talked about 8 out of the 16 teams that are playing at the main court of Udine; in day 2 I saw the other 8. In this paragraph I also wrote some news from the other court about great performances or injures occurred to some prospects.

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Italy : Under 19 National Finals Day 1

May 28th, 2013 · No Comments

The Italian Under 19 finals are taking place in Udine since yesterday (Mon, 27th) to Sunday (Sun, June 2nd). Giovanni Battista Gerometta is one of the observers of the event and he will provide us with daily reports on the Finals. Due to the fact the games are played on two different courts in this […]

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NBBL Top 4 2012: Player Review

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 […]

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JBBL Top 4 2012: Player Review

May 21st, 2012 · No Comments

The Top 4 of the German U16 League JBBL was overall on very good level. When last year, the Urspring team around Gavin Schilling dominated everything, the competition was more balanced this time and no individual dominator was present but teams were deeper and had especially interesting players in the younger age groups 97 or […]

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NBBL/JBBL Top 4: Day 2 Review

May 20th, 2012 · No Comments

After the interesting day with the semi-finals on Saturday, the time was come to crown the champions of the 2011/2012 season in the two national German Youth Leagues. One thing was sure, in both categories, the winner would be a first time champion as none of the participating teams ever won it all.

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NBBL/JBBL Top 4: Day 1 Review

May 19th, 2012 · No Comments

The traditional weekend of German Youth Basketball was organized this year in Hagen. 8 teams qualified for the event in the U16 (JBBL) and U19 (NBBL) categories to play for the National Championship.

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NBBL Top 4 Preview: Johannes Thiemann (Breitengüssbach)

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.

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NBBL Top 4 Preview: Bazou Kante (Bremerhaven)

May 18th, 2012 · 1 Comment

In the second part of our Preview to the upcoming NBBL Top 4 in Hagen, we spoke with the electric guard from Eisbären Bremerhaven Bazou Kante. The Ivorian native played already last season in the Top 4 when he was still with Braunschweig.

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NBBL Top4 Preview: Fabian Bleck (Phoenix Hagen)

May 17th, 2012 · 1 Comment

This weekend, the NBBL Top 4 will determine who will become the new German U19 champion. Before the tournament, we talked to some of the players to follow during the two days in Hagen. We start with the hosts from Phoenix Hagen and their Forward Fabien Bleck.

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Kay Blümel (German U18 Coach) Interview (Pt.2)

March 14th, 2012 · No Comments

Here we go for the 2nd part of the Yabazz Interviewwith the German U18 Head Coach Kay Blümel. He mainly speaks about the top German prospects and their level compared to other European countries in this part.

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NBBL All-Stars 2011/2012 revealed

December 20th, 2011 · No Comments

Today, the German NBBL League announced the name of their All-Stars that will compete in the North vs. South game during the Bundesliga All-Star Day. This event will take place on the 21st January in Ludwigsburg. See below the selections for the U19 NBBL Game.

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NBBL Top4 2011: Player review

May 29th, 2011 · 1 Comment

After having run through the major prospects of the JBBL Top4, it is about time to check who are the players that shined in the NBBL semis and Final game. This season was the last one for the highly talented 1992 generation from Germany and several of the real big prospects managed to qualify with […]

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JBBL Top4 2011: Player review

May 24th, 2011 · 4 Comments

One week ago, the German U16 Championship came to its highlight of the season with the Top4 that was played in Ludwigsburg. We take a look at the main prospects of the event but limiting our analysis as most of these players have still a long way to go physically. Compared to South-European competitions in […]

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ALBA Urspring doubles the joy

May 15th, 2011 · No Comments

The Team ALBA Urspring had its biggest day in the history of the school when they won both the JBBL and NBBL Title for the season 2010/2011 this Sunday in Ludwigsburg. Both teams managed to beat their opponent in the Final and Ralph Junge (the “father” of the program) could enjoy his success. Let’s check […]

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NBBL/JBBL Top 4: the semi-finals

May 15th, 2011 · 4 Comments

On Saturday, the semi-finals of the German NBBL and JBBL League have been played in Ludwigsburg. While the NBBL games had some good moments, the level of the JBBL games was a bit poor compared to last year in Bamberg. Here we go for the review of the games.

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