Today, Nike revealed the selection for the Hoop Summit World Team edition 2012. Here we go for a quick Video Review of those players that have been selected to compete in the event on the 7th April in Portland.
March 26th, 2012 · No Comments
February 25th, 2012 · 3 Comments
After having arrived in the afternoon only, I had the possibility to follow one game from the Nike International Junior Tournament plus the Adriatic League game between Crvena Zvezda and KK Zagreb. So the report on the first day is quite short.
Tags: Aleksandar Cvetkovic·Andrija Milutinovic·Brano Djukanovic·Dario Saric·Erjon Kastrati·Jules Akodo·Jusuf Nurkic·Marko Tejic·Nemanja Nedovic·NIJT Belgrade 2012·Nikola Cvorovic·Nikola Jankovic·Nikola Rebic
July 14th, 2011 · No Comments
We start our round-up traditionally with the Guards and take a look at who were the perimeter players that impressed the most during the U19 World Championship. We focused the most on European players but took also a quick look at some of the best non-Europeans in the tournament. Here we go.
Tags: 2011 U19 World Championship·Aleksandar Cvetkovic·Bogic Vujosevic·Dmitry Kulagin·Dovydas Redikas·Grzegorz Grochowski·Hugh Greenwood·Juan Jose Giaveno·Luciano Massarelli·Mateusz Ponitka·Michal Michalak·Vytenis Cizauskas
July 10th, 2011 · No Comments
The last day of the FIBA U19 World Championships in Riga has arrived with the big final between Lithuania and Serbia. Thousands of fans were expected to invade the Arena today but there were some other games before the showdown of the two European basketball powerhouses.
Tags: 2011 U19 World Championship·Aleksandar Cvetkovic·Aleksandr Gudumak·Bogdan Bogdanovic·Bogic Vujosevic·Dario Saric·Deividas Pukis·Djordje Drenovac·Dmitry Kulagin·Dovydas Redikas·Edgaras Ulanovas·Franco Giorgetti·Hugh Greenwood·Jonas Valanciunas·Juan Jose Giaveno·Luciano Massarelli·Luka Mitrovic·Marcos Delia·Michal Michalak·Nemanja Besovic·Nikola Siladi·Pablo Perez·Przemyslaw Karnowski·Sergey Karasev·Vladislav Trushkin·Vytenis Cizauskas
July 8th, 2011 · No Comments
The FIBA U19 World Championship Quarter-Finals started this afternoon n Riga. Se below for our reports on the 4 decisive games.
Tags: 2011 U19 World Championship·Aleksandar Cvetkovic·Alexander Varnakov·Boris Barac·Dario Saric·Djordje Drenovac·Dmitry Kulagin·Dovydas Redikas·Franco Giorgetti·Grzegorz Grochowski·Hugh Greenwood·Jeremy Lamb·Jonas Valanciunas·Juan Jose Giaveno·Marcos Delia·Marko Gujanicic·Mateusz Ponitka·Meyers Leonard·Michal Michalak·Nemanja Besovic·Owen Odigie·Patricio Garino·Patrick Young·Przemyslaw Karnowski·Toni Katic·Vladislav Trushkin
June 14th, 2011 · No Comments
The 2011 edition of the Adidas Eurocamp is history. Overall, the level of the camp was not one of the bests form the last years as most of the potential lottery and first round picks decided to skip the event which is a trend that we as an observer of course do not like. However, [...]
Tags: Adidas Eurocamp 2011·Aleksandar Cvetkovic·Bogdan Bogdanovic·Dario Saric·David Jelinek·Dogus Balbay·Dusan Cantekin·Edwin Jackson·Ilkan Karaman·Jakub Wojciechowski·Mario Hezonja·Mindaugas Kuzminskas·Nemanja Besovic·Nenad Miljenovic·Nikola Siladi·Ousmana Camara·Paul Lacombe·Samuel Deguara·Tomas Satoransky
June 13th, 2011 · No Comments
The 2nd day of the Adidas Eurocamp was marked by two very different stand-out individual performance with Dwight Howard doing the Haka with the Rugby U20 National Team of New Zealand and the Boris Barac shooting clinic from behind the three-point line.
Tags: Adam Hanga·Adidas Eurocamp 2011·Aleksandar Cvetkovic·Andrija Milutinovic·Augusto Cesar Lima·Boris Barac·Josep Franch·Lucas "Bebe" Nogueira·Luka Mitrovic·Mario Hezonja·Marko Ramljak·Mindaugas Kuzminskas·Nenad Miljenovic·Nicolo Melli·Nikola Siladi·Ousmana Camara·Paul Lacombe·Raul Neto·Robin Benzing·Tomas Satoransky
May 7th, 2011 · 1 Comment
We arrived only for the second day of the Nike International Junior Tournament which explains the absence of any comment on Day One. So we start immediately with the coverage of the action from Friday of the Finals for this year’s biggest trophy in Junior Club Basketball.
Tags: Aleksandar Cvetkovic·Alexandr Zhigulin·Andrija Bojic·Arturas Gudaitis·Dario Saric·Dominik Mavra·Hugo Invernizzi·Ignas Ramasauskas·Josep Perez·Kaspars Vecvagars·Kerem Hotic·Livio Jean-Charles·Lluis Costa·Mario Hezonja·Metecan Birsen·Nenad Miljenovic·Nicholas Spires·NIJT Barcelona 2011·Nikola Pavlovic·Stefan Popovski-Turanjanin·Stefan Pot·Tauras Jogela
May 2nd, 2011 · 1 Comment
The 9th edition of the Nike International Junior Tournament will be played from Thursday to Sunday at the Palau Sant Jordi in Barcelona. The Euroleague has assembled two groups of four teams that compete in order to follow up on the first French victory which INSEP reached last year at home in Paris. We go [...]
Tags: Ailun Guo·Aitor Gomez·Aleksandar Cvetkovic·Alexandr Zhigulin·Andrija Bojic·Berkay Candan·Carles Gasque·Dario Saric·Dominik Mavra·Dusan Ristic·Erbil Eroglu·Hugo Invernizzi·Ignas Ramasauskas·Ivan Marinkovic·Ivan Saicic·Josep Perez·Kaspars Vecvagars·Kerem Hotic·Livio Jean-Charles·Mam Jaiteh·Mario Hezonja·Marius Grigonis·Mate Borbely·Metecan Birsen·Nemanja Bezbradica·Nenad Miljenovic·Nicholas Spires·NIJT Barcelona 2011·Nikola Jankovic·Nikola Rebic·Nuri Gul Guney·Simonas Kymantas·Stefan Popovski-Turanjanin·Tauras Jogela·Tonglin Sun·Turan Oguzhan·William Howard·Xiaochuan Zhai·Yannis Morin
February 25th, 2011 · 9 Comments
The tournament in Belgrade was dominated by some highly talented guards and with a pair of them coming up with a great final show. Let’s check who were the main players that excelled on the outside positions.
February 21st, 2011 · 2 Comments
During the Final day, we recorded some game scenes of the 3rd place and Final game. Check below if you want to see the Tournament’s best players like Aleksandar Cvetkovic, Nenad Miljenovic or Livio Jean-Charles in action. Enjoy…
February 20th, 2011 · No Comments
The Final Day of the NIJT in Belgrade 2011 started with the games for the Places 5-8. We concentrated however on the Bronze Medal and Final between Red Star Belgrade and FMP Belgrade. Here we go for the report.
Tags: Aleksandar Cvetkovic·Aleksandar Djordjevic·Boris Dallo·City of Belgrade Tournament·Dusan Bogdanovic·Livio Jean-Charles·Luka Pavlovic·Luka Rupnik·Mam Jaiteh·Marko Radonjic·Nemanja Bezbradica·Nenad Miljenovic·NIJT·Nikola Cvorovic·Nikola Majic·Nikola Pavlovic·Nikola Radicevic·Nikola Rebic·Stefan Popovski-Turanjanin·William Howard
February 18th, 2011 · No Comments
This morning started the third Nike International Junior Tournament Qualification event in Belgrade. Eight teams compete for one spot in the Final 8 that will be played in Barcelona in May. The tournament is well covered by a multitude of specialized media outlets but also a large number of NBA scouts. Let’s check what happened [...]
Tags: Aleksandar Cvetkovic·City of Belgrade Tournament·Erjon Kastrati·Ivan Marinkovic·Josip Peric·Luka Rupnik·Nemanja Bezbradica·Nenad Miljenovic·NIJT·Nikola Radicevic·Stefan Popovski-Turanjanin·Tomas Kyzlink·Vukasin Vujovic·Ziga Dimec
February 16th, 2011 · 1 Comment
This Friday starts the probably strongest of the three Qualification tournaments on the road to Barcelona Nike International Junior Tournament. In the Serbian capital, 8 teams from around Europe compete for an additional spot in the Final tournament in May. Even if the organizers did not invite the current Serbian forces Mega Vizura and Hemofarm, [...]
Tags: Aleksandar Cvetkovic·Aleksandar Djordjevic·Andrej Pavicevic·Anthony Racine·Boris Dallo·City of Belgrade Tournament·Djordje Micic·Dusan Bogdanovic·Erjon Kastrati·Hugo Invernizzi·Julius Wolf·Livio Jean-Charles·Luka Rupnik·Lukas Festr·Malik Müller·Marko Radonjic·Martin Kriz·Nemanja Bezbradica·Nemanja Pavlovic·Nenad Miljenovic·NIJT·Niklas Ney·Nikola Budic·Nikola Cvorovic·Nikola Majic·Nikola Marinkovic·Nikola Radicevic·Nikola Socanac·Stefan Popovski-Turanjanin·Tomas Kyzlink·Vukasin Vujovic·William Howard
October 30th, 2010 · 7 Comments
The Serbian U18 League, which is probably one of the most talented National Youth Leagues in Europe starts this weekend. 12 teams will compete for the National title in a regular season that qualifies 8 squads for the Final Tournament. Serbian Twitterer Miodrag Rakic published his players to follow and he allowed us to talk [...]
Tags: Aleksa Salovic·Aleksandar Cvetkovic·Andrija Bojic·Bogdan Drobnjak·Danile Zekovic·Dejan Sakotic·Dimitrije Raicevic·Djordje Bozovic·Djordje Milosevic·Dragan Savic·Igor Vujcic·Ivan Marinkovic·Jank Pejcic·Ljubomir Campara·Luka Dmitrovic·Luka Markovic·Luka Mitrovic·Luka Nikolic·Marko Radonjic·Marko Tomic·Milos Jankovic·Miodrag Brkic·Mladen Djordjevic·Nemanja Bezbradica·Nemanja Dangubic·Nemanja Miskovic·Nenad Miljenovic·Nikola Cvorovic·Nikola Jankovic·Nikola Kosanovic·Nikola Majic·Nikola Milutinovic·Nikola Pavlovic·Nikola Radicevic·Nikola Socanac·Nikola Vujovic·Nikola Zejak·Pavle Reljic·Sasa Avramovic·Serbia·Serbia U18 League·Sreten Knezevic·Stefan Popovski-Turanjanin·Stefan Zorbas·Strahinja Gavrilovic·Vasilije Micic·Vukasin Vujovic
February 4th, 2010 · 6 Comments
What counted for the 1992 generation is also valid for the 1993 born players. Because of the limited number of times I could scout these players, the Ranking will only feature 15 teams. This generation will play the U17 World Championship this summer in Hambourg (Germany).
Tags: Aleksandar Cvetkovic·Andrey Loginov·Daniel Diez·Devon van Oostrum·Generation Ranking·Gleb Goldyrev·Hugo Invernizzi·Jaime Fernandez·Jonathan Person·Kaspars Vecvagars·Livio Jean-Charles·Marcus Eriksson·Nemanja Bezbradica·Nenad Miljenovic·Ojars Silins·Pavlin Ivanov·Przemyslaw Karnowski·Tauras Jogela·Tencho Tenev·Tomas Lekunas·Vladislav Trushkin·William Howard·William Magarity
August 23rd, 2009 · 2 Comments
This summer, I had the opportunity to go for my first ever U16 European Championship and combine it with a first ever trip to the Basketball country of Lithuania. I decided to make just a short scouting report on the teams I have seen (Places 1-8) as these kids are all only 16, or even [...]
Tags: 2009 U16 European Championship Division A·Alejandro Suarez·Aleksandar Cvetkovic·Andrey Loginov·Berkay Candan·Burak Yildizli·Croatia·Daniel Diez·Dario Saric·France·Gleb Goldryrev·Hugo Invernizzi·Jaime Fernandez·Kenan Sipahi·Lithuania·Livio Jean-Charles·Mantas Mockevicius·Marko Ramljak·Matej Buovac·Michal Michalak·Nemanja Bezbradica·Nenad Miljenovic·Paulius Semaska·Piotr Niedzwiedzki·Poland·Przemyslaw Karnowski·Russia·Serbia·Sergey Karasev·Spain·Tauras Jogela·Tomas Lekunas·Turkey·Vladislav Trushkin·Vukasin Vujovic·William Howard·Yannis Morin
August 16th, 2009 · No Comments
The final day of the 2009 U16 European Championship has arrived and the decisions will arrive about Gold, Silver and Bronze. But the day started of course with the games for the places 5 to 8.
Tags: 2009 U16 European Championship Division A·Alejandro Suarez·Aleksandar Cvetkovic·Andrey Loginov·Berkay Candan·Croatia·France·Gleb Goldryrev·Henrik Sirko·Jorge Sanz·Lithuania·Livio Jean-Charles·Mantas Mockevicius·Matej Buovac·Michal Michalak·Nenad Miljenovic·Özgür Sahin·Paulius Semaska·Piotr Niedzwiedzki·Poland·Przemyslaw Karnowski·Russia·Serbia·Spain·Tauras Jogela·Tomas Lekunas·Turkey·Valery Truchkin·William Howard
August 15th, 2009 · No Comments
Having arrived in Kaunas yesterday late, it has been a full basketball day today in the legendary Steponas Darius and Stasys Girenas Hall, the oldest basketball arena in Europe for the U16 European Championship of Division A 2009.
Tags: 2009 U16 European Championship Division A·Alejandro Suarez·Aleksandar Cvetkovic·Andrey Loginov·Bruak Yildizli·Croatia·Dario Saric·Enes Kanter·Erbil Eroglu·France·Gleb Goldryrev·Jaime Fernandez·Kenan Sipahi·Mantas Mockevicius·Martynas Paliukenas·Matej Buovac·Michal Michalak·Nenad Miljenovic·Nikola Pavlovic·Piotr Niedzwiedzki·Poland·Przemyslaw Karnowski·Russia·Sergey Karasev·Tauras Jogela·Vladislav Trushkin·Yannis Morin
March 16th, 2009 · 17 Comments
Today, we got the official list of players that will represent Europe at the Jordan Brand Classic in New York. 40 players from all over Europe competed in Vilnius on the 7th and 8th March and only 10 of them have been selected by the organization to fly over to New York City and compete [...]