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.
May 1st, 2012 · 5 Comments
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 26th, 2012 · 1 Comment
With a little bit of delay, we start today our detailed review of the players that reached the Top 8 of the Albert Schweitzer Tournament with their respective teams. Traditionally, the review starts with the guards where a lot of top prospects have been present.
Tags: Albert Homs·Anthony Racine·AST 2012·Boris Dallo·Cedi Osman·Dominic Lockhart·Ismet Akpinar·Josep Perez·Matteo Imbro·Mikhail Kulagin·Mirko Turel·Nikola Radicevic·Serdar Annaev·Stevie Clark·Tayfun Erülkü
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 […]
April 13th, 2012 · 1 Comment
Today, the Albert Schweitzer Tournament 2012 saw the semi-finals going on in Mannheim. The games could be followed LIVE on the net so here we go for a little recap of the two decisive games before we are back to the gym tomorrow.
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April 10th, 2012 · No Comments
After a day off, I was back in Mannheim to follow the third day of the 26th edition of the Albert Schweitzer Tournament, this time in the MWS Halle in order to get a look on the eight other teams in the competition.
Tags: Alessandro Procacci·Amedeo Tessitori·Anthony Racine·AST 2012·Boris Dallo·Daniel Sealine·David Michineau·Dominic Lockhart·Gavin Schilling·Guillaume Plas·Idan Zalmanson·Ismet Akpinar·Kalidou Diouf·Kevin Harley·Ludvig Hakansson·Maik Kelly·Malik Müller·Martin Massone·Matteo Imbro·Metecan Birsen·Niklas Larsson·Paul Zipser·Sebastian Schüszler·Simone Fontecchio·Tai Webster·Talat Altunbey·Tayfun Erülkü
April 7th, 2012 · 3 Comments
Today started the 26th edition of the Albert- Schweitzer Tournament in Mannheim (Germany). After having moved away from the traditional US Sports Arena, the Waldsporthalle in Viernheim was the newcomer among the gyms on the schedule. So I decided to follow the games in this new facility that was nicely filled throughout the day.
Tags: Alexandros Mitsialos·AST 2012·Austin Nichols·Darryl Hicks·Dimitrios Agravanis·Emmett Naar·Greg Page·Guillermo Hernangomez·Igor Kanygin·Ilimane Diop·Mikhail Kulagin·Nikola Milutinov·Peter Moeller·Rasmus Larsen·Stanislav Ilnitskiy·Stevie Clark·Zhou Qi
April 6th, 2012 · No Comments
Russia is a traditional participant of the Albert Schweitzer Tournament. Vladimir Spivak gives us his impressions about the team that will compete in Mannheim this year.
April 6th, 2012 · 1 Comment
With only one day to go until the 2012 edition of the Albert Schweitzer Tournament starts, we will take a look at Sweden today.
April 5th, 2012 · No Comments
In our next preview for the Albert Schweitzer Tournament 2012 in Mannheim, we will check the team from Italy. After their surprising run during the U18 European Championship 2011 in Poland, some of the main players are still eligible to play in the U18 category as explains Luca Virgilio.
April 5th, 2012 · 5 Comments
As usual, this USA team is not a strong team as USA Basketball selects for the U16 or U19 Tournament of the Americas, Nike Hoop Summit, U17 or U19 World Championships or even the World University Games. It is actually not a USA Basketball official team, and at least when I was able to make […]
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April 4th, 2012 · No Comments
Denmark is the newcomer to this year’s tournament. The organizers have noticed the focused work that has been done with the youth national teams throughout the latest years, by handing this tiny basketball nation a spot on the tournament.
April 4th, 2012 · No Comments
Looking forward to the 2012 Albert Schweitzer Tournament it‘s time to take a brief glimpse at the German NT, which will be coached by Kay Bluemel once again. Bluemel led the hosts‘ U18 team to the gold medal game two years ago, before coming short to the eventual winners Australia.
April 3rd, 2012 · 1 Comment
The Spanish Youth Teams are known for being favorites in nearly every age group. It is the same with the team that will come to Mannheim for the 26th edition of the Albert Schweitzer Tournament as explains Marti Artigas.
April 2nd, 2012 · No Comments
In our next preview, we will take a look at the Israeli team. Shai Levi explains us why this Israeli team might the at the beginning of a new successful generation.
April 2nd, 2012 · No Comments
In our series of previews on the upcoming Albert Schweitzer Tournament 2012, we will check out the team from France today. A French team that is generally stacked with above average athletes and NBA talents as explains Anthony Ponte.
March 31st, 2012 · 1 Comment
Next weekend, the 26th edition of the Albert Schweitzer Tournament will start in Mannheim. After the departure of the US troops, the organization had to change the location with the traditional US Sports Arena not being in the schedule anymore. In order to prepare one of the major events of the year, we will take […]
March 13th, 2012 · No Comments
Our friends at Yabazz published a long interviewwith the German U18 National Team head coach Kay Blümel these days. We provide you the English version of the talk where Blümel speaks about the upcoming Albert Schweitzer Tournament and the new Senior head coach Svetislav Pesic in the first part.
Tags: AST 2012·Daniel Mayr·David Taylor·Dominic Lockhart·Gavin Schilling·Helge Baues·Ismet Akpinar·Kalidou Diouf·Kay Blümel·Kenneth Ogbe·Kevin Bryant·Malik Müller·Mauricio Marin·Paul Zipser·Robin Jorch