Today starts the Euroleague Qualification Phase with the first games of the 2010-2011 season. 15 teams compete in two-games elimination match-ups for the remaining two spots in the Regular Season of the Euroleague. We took a quick look at the players to follow during these 3 elimination rounds that determine the two last competitors.
September 21st, 2010 · No Comments
July 26th, 2010 · No Comments
With the U20 European Championships of Division A and B coming to an end last weekend, it was about time to update our Generation Ranking of the 199o born players. With the Gold Medals of France in the higher competition and Austria in the 2nd one, there have been some changes that we will go [...]
Tags: Aleksandar Georgiev·Aleksandar Mitrovic·Alexis Tanghe·Andrew Albicy·Andrija Milutinovic·Bozhidar Avramov·Daniele Sandri·David Jelinek·Donatas Motiejunas·Generation Ranking·Hristo Zahariev·Jacob Cohen·Jan Vesely·Jessey Vorn·Kristers Zeidaks·Kyryl Natyazhko·Lauris Blaus·Mario Delas·Martins Laksa·Mohammed Kherrazi·Moritz Lanegger·Nikos Pappas·Paul Lacombe·Rasid Mahalbasic·Ricky Rubio·Roberto Rullo·Ruslan Otverchenko·TJ di Leo·Tomislav Zubcic·Vladimir Ivlev·Vladimir Mihailovic·Yotam Shiran
July 7th, 2010 · 2 Comments
Today starts the first European Championship of the summer with the U20 Tournament to be held in Croatia. 16 teams compete for the Medals and 2 teams will drop down to Division B. Europeanprospects.com checked the level of the different participants.
Tags: 2010 U20 European Championship Division A·Alexandre Gavrilovic·Alexis Tanghe·Andrew Albicy·Augustas Peciukevicius·Branislav Dekic·Daniele Sandri·Danilo Andusic·David Jelinek·Dejan Musli·Denis Polokhin·Deniz Kiliçli·Dino Muric·Giedrius Staniulis·Ignacio Llovet·Jan Vesely·Jessey Vorn·Jonas Wohlfarth-Bottermann·Jose Simeon·Josep Franch·Kostas Papanikolaou·Kostas Sloukas·Kyryl Natyazhko·Leon Radosevic·Leonidas Kaselakis·Maik Zirbes·Mantas Kadzevicius·Mario Delas·Martins Meiers·Maurice Stuckey·Maxim Can Mutaf·Melih Mahmutoglu·Mirza Sarajlija·Nicolo Melli·Nikola Mirotic·Nikola Vucevic·Nikos Pappas·Ondrej Kohout·Paul Lacombe·Roberto Rullo·Tautvydas Slezas·Tomas Satoransky·Toni Prostran·Vladimir Ivlev·Vladimir Jankovic
July 5th, 2010 · 2 Comments
With the U20 European Championship starting this Thursday in Croatia, the French magazine Basketnews spoke with Head coach Jean-Aimé Toupane who commented on every player of his roster. As France has not decided already who are the 12 players that will be present, there may be some changes to definitive list for the Championship.
Tags: 2010 U20 European Championship Division A·Alexandre Gavrilovic·Alexis Tanghe·Andrew Albicy·Christophe Leonard·Ferdinand Prénom·France·Henri Kahudi·Joffrey Lauvergne·Jonathan Rousselle·Lens Aboudou·Maxime Courby·Mickael Var·Nicolas Lang·Paul Lacombe·William Herve
May 29th, 2010 · No Comments
The French Trophée du Futur started yesterday in Poitiers with the quarter-finals. Here we go for a quick round-up of the action.
Tags: Alexis Tanghe·Babacar Niang·Bangaly Fofana·Benjamin Vauquois·Christophe Leonard·Erwan Andre·Ferdinand Prénom·Jeffrey Dalmat·Jonathan Rousselle·Lens Aboudou·Malela Mutuale·Maxime Courby·Mikael Var·Negueba Samake·Ousmana Camara·Paul Lacombe·Ribar Baikoua·Rudy Gobert·Thomas Ceci·Trophée du Futur
January 24th, 2010 · 2 Comments
The 1990 born players, who will compete this summer in Croatia for the U20 European Championship, are dominated of course by one stellar talent: Ricky Rubio. If you take him out, you have a very interesting group of players and nations that are on the same level, and the competition in Zadar will probably be [...]
Tags: Alexis Tanghe·Andrew Albicy·Andrija Milutinovic·Birkan Batuk·Bozhidar Avramov·Christophe Leonard·Christopher Ryan·David Jelinek·Dejan Musli·Deniz Kiliçli·Dino Muric·Donatas Motiejunas·Gediminas Orelikas·Hristo Zahariev·Jakub Wojciechowski·Jan Vesely·Kostas Papanikolaou·Kostas Sloukas·Leon Radosevic·Leonidas Kaselakis·Mario Delas·Melih Mahmutoglu·Moritz Lanegger·Nikos Pappas·Omar Zaghden·Rasid Mahalbasic·Ricky Rubio·Tautvydas Slezas·Tomislav Zubcic·Vladimir Jankovic·Zisis Sarikopoulos
July 18th, 2009 · 2 Comments
France finished at a correct 8th place at the recent U19 World Championships in New Zealand and are therefore classified as the “third European nation”. Basketnews spoke to NT coach Richard Billant who gave them his individual report on any of his players. I translated his comments in English, the original can be found in [...]
Tags: Alexis Tanghe·Andrew Albicy·Bryson Pope·Christophe Leonard·Jonathan Bourhis·Landing Sané·Miguel Buval·Nicolas Lang·Paul Lacombe·Richard Billant·Stanley Dubois·Tanguy Ramassamy·World Championship·Yohann Jacques
June 15th, 2009 · 2 Comments
To start the in-depth reports about the Douai World Tournament, I will take a closer look to the third placed French team. Being only one point short of the Final victory, the team looks a bit undersized compared to the different other teams in the competition and also the typical hyper athletic inside player is [...]
June 4th, 2009 · No Comments
The 23rd edition of the Mondial Juniors de Basket will be played from the 10th to the 14th of June in Northern France. It is one of the last events before the NBA Draft and this year’s edition can be considered as one of the strongest preparation tournament for the Under 19 World Championship to [...]
March 11th, 2009 · No Comments
The French U19 National Team started its preparation for the U19 World Championships in New Zealand. During this first phase in February, NT coach Richard Billant tested some new players but the care is based on the 4th place U18 team from last summer around Andrew Albicy and Alexis Tanghe.
August 30th, 2008 · 7 Comments
The season of the Youth Championships is over and several young players used these games to promote themselves. We give an overview of the most interesting moves that happened so far this summer.