During the Nike International Junior Tournament in Belgrade, I also had the possibility to follow the Adriatic League game between Partizan Belgrade and Union Olimpija Ljubljana. Over the last two years, Nemanja Nedovic used this moment where lots of NBA Scouts are present to showcase his skills. This time, the French big guy Joffrey Lauvergne [...]
February 28th, 2013 · No Comments
November 6th, 2012 · No Comments
After four games into the season and just before the clash at home with Brose Baskets Bamberg, it is about time to make an analysis of the main young prospects in the Serbian roster. Four players are clearly stepping up their game this season so let’s check how they did so far in the toughest [...]
October 9th, 2012 · No Comments
This week, the Euroleague season 2012/13 will start but the excitement for talent scouts remains a bit limited as the number of interesting prospects has gone down. The most talented players are not yet ready for being a major factor in the Euroleague so that the number of NBA Draft picks coming from the Euroleague [...]
July 20th, 2011 · No Comments
After having analyzed the most impressive guards a few days, here we go for the wing players that stood out the most. As previously, I concentrated my scouting mostly on European players which explains the small information on non-Europeans in the report.
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
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
October 19th, 2010 · 1 Comment
Group A of the Euroleague 2010/2011 features on the one hand several teams without any notable prospect but also some of the most talented players of the whole competition. So let’s check who are the guys to follow in this group.
August 13th, 2010 · 5 Comments
With the increasing number of players scouted during the U18 European Championship, the scoutings on several players may be a bit short but I tried to get more profiles in the articles this time which also explains the delays in bringing them online. I hope you enjoy the article however. My comments on the big [...]
Tags: 2010 U18 European Championship Division A·Anastasios Antonakis·Bogdan Bogdanovic·Dario Saric·Davis Bertans·Dmytro Marchenko·Edgaras Ulanovas·Hugo Invernizzi·Janis Timma·Linos Chrysikopoulos·Mateusz Ponitka·Patrick Heckmann·Samir Ali Hussein·Sergey Karasev·Viktor Gaddefors·Vladislav Trushkin·Vyacheslav Bobrov·Zygimantas Skucas
August 1st, 2010 · 1 Comment
After a little tour in the shopping center next to the Arena, it was about time to follow the relegation round as a decisive game for relegation was ahead. Sweden faced Ukraine in a Final for the last remaining spot on the highest level of U18 European Basketball.
Tags: 2010 U18 European Championship Division A·Aleksejs Rostovs·Alexander Varnakov·Andrey Loginov·Anris Misters·Arnolds Helmanis·Bogdan Bogdanovic·Davis Bertans·Deividas Pukis·Dmitry Kulagin·Dovydas Redikas·Edmunds Dukulis·Jonas Valanciunas·Jonathan Person·Kaspars Vecvagars·Latvia·Lithuania·Nikola Siladi·Olexiy Len·Renaldas Simanavicius·Russia·Serbia·Sergey Karasev·Sweden·Tamirlan Bekkiev·Ukraine·Vladislav Trushkin·Zygimantas Skucas
July 31st, 2010 · No Comments
The second day in Lithuania started with some sight-seeing in the Old Town and the first decision of the event came when Germany managed to dominate Sweden and avoid relegation. On the other hand, Bulgaria is sure about their future: Division B.
Tags: 2010 U18 European Championship Division A·2011 U19 World Championship·Alexander Tikhonin·Alexander Varnakov·Andrey Loginov·Bogdan Bogdanovic·Bogic Vujosevic·Bozo Dumic·Dario Saric·Davis Bertans·Deividas Pukis·Djordje Drenovac·Dmitry Kulagin·Dovydas Redikas·Edgaras Ulanovas·Edmunds Dukulis·Janis Timma·Jonas Valanciunas·Karlis Aspitis·Kaspars Vecvagars·Latvia·Linos Chrysikopoulos·Lithuania·Marko Gujanicic·Mateusz Ponitka·Nemanja Besovic·Nikola Siladi·Petar Lambic·Rolandas Jakstas·Russia·Serbia·Sergey Karasev·Stefan Nastic·Vladislav Trushkin·Vukasin Petkovic·Vytenis Cizauskas·Zygimantas Skucas
July 22nd, 2010 · 1 Comment
Today starts the U18 European Championship of Division A in Vilnius/Lithuania. The tournament features the highly talented European 1992 generation and even if one of the biggest names in Enes Kanter will not be present, the level of this event will probably be among the best of the whole summer. A lot of Colleges and [...]
Tags: 2010 U18 European Championship Division A·Alessandro Gentile·Andrey Loginov·Bill Borekambi·Bogdan Bogdanovic·Can Korkmaz·Daniel Theis·Dario Saric·Davis Bertans·Dennis Kramer·Dmitry Kulagin·Dovydas Redikas·Enes Kanter·Giovanni Pini·Jaime Fernandez·Jan Span·Jonas Valanciunas·Kaspars Vecvagars·Linos Chrysikopoulos·Mathis Keita·Miguel Servera·Nemanja Besovic·Nikola Siladi·Ojars Silins·Pavlin Ivanov·Philipp Neumann·Safak Edge·Tommaso Ingrosso·Viktor Gaddefors·Vyacheslav Bobrov·Vytenis Cizauskas
June 6th, 2010 · 1 Comment
The Adidas Eurocamp started yesterday in front of all the 30 NBA Teams being represented in the La Ghirada Sports Complex in Treviso. After I missed the morning sessions due to a late arrival, here we go for a recap of the afternoon session of the first day of the only European based Pre-Draft camp.
Tags: Abdoulaye M'Baye·Adidas Eurocamp 2010·Bogdan Bogdanovic·Dejan Musli·Dino Butorac·Donatas Motiejunas·Edwin Jackson·Mario Delas·Matias Nocedal·Semen Shashkov·Toni Prostran·Uros Lukovic·Vladimir Dasic
May 8th, 2010 · 5 Comments
The third day of the 2010 edition of the Nike International Junior Tournament ended with some drama as it was undecided until the very last game who will be in the Final tomorrow. Even if neither Cajasol nor Ljubljana still had a chance to reach the Final, the result of their was highly important to [...]
Tags: 2010 NIJT·Alessandro Zanelli·Andrea Quarisa·Armin Mazic·Bogdan Bogdanovic·Dovydas Redikas·Edgaras Ulanovas·Filip Najev·Gabriel Darin·Hugo Invernizzi·Jan Span·Jose Pozas·Klemen Prepelic·Livio Jean-Charles·Malick Fall·Mathis Keita·Nenad Miljenovic·Nikola Jankovic·Pablo Villarejo·Pape Amadou Sow·Rafael Freire·Rolandas Jakstas·Toni Katic
May 6th, 2010 · 3 Comments
Today started the Nike International Junior Tournament in Paris. It is the eight edition of this prestigious event that features the most talented U18 Club Teams in Europe. This year, the teams in Paris had to qualify through four different tournaments and the organization gave out 3 other Wildcards next to the defending champion FMP [...]
Tags: Alessandro Gentile·Bogdan Bogdanovic·Bojan Radulovic·Danilo Toskovic·Deme Mambaye·Djordje Micic·Dovydas Redikas·Esben Reinholt·Filip Najev·Gabriel Darin·Gezim Morina·Jan Span·Livio Jean-Charles·Luka Pajkovic·Malick Fall·Mathis Keita·NIJT Paris 2010·Pape Amadou Sow·Rafael Freire·Tauras Jogela·Tomas Lekunas·Toni Katic·Vytenis Cizauskas·Yannis Morin