With the NBA Draft coming closer and closer, we go through the eligible players that were present in Treviso for the annual Adidas Eurocamp. Check below for an analysis of the most possible European Draft picks that have been present in Italy for the only European based pre-draft event.
June 19th, 2011 · No Comments
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
Day 1 of the Adidas Eurocamp 2011 is in the books. The day featured three games of which two have been played with a regular clock and one with running time. There have been some additional drop-outs in relation with the published lists and there is not even one European first round projection of 2011 [...]
Tags: Abdoulaye Loum·Adidas Eurocamp 2011·Andrija Milutinovic·Bismack Biyombo·Dogus Balbay·Edwin Jackson·Fréjus Zerbo·Janis Strelnieks·Linos Chrysikopoulos·Lucas "Bebe" Nogueira·Nicolo Melli·Ousmana Camara·Robin Benzing·Tomas Satoransky
June 6th, 2011 · No Comments
This weekend, ASVEL Lyon-Villeurbanne got eliminated from the French playoffs in a semi-final Game 3 against SLUC Nancy. Despite a deplorable team effort and several imports clearly having other problems than a functioning team, the young players who have been recruited specifically by the former coach Vincent Collet to build a team on the long [...]
November 16th, 2010 · 2 Comments
Today starts the EuroCup Regular season with three Live games that can be watched online on Eurosport. The evening starts at 19h00 CET with the game between Anwil Wloclawek and ALBA Berlin. At 20h15 CET, the match between ASVEL and BG Göttingen is a lot more interesting as the French team features some interesting young [...]
Tags: Alessandro Gentile·Antoine Diot·Bangaly Fofana·Bogdan Bayda·Bojan Dublejvic·Danilo Andusic·Denys Lukashov·Dino Butorac·Donatas Motiejunas·Edwin Jackson·Henri Kahudi·Ibrahim Yildirim·Jaime Fernandez·Jakub Wojciechowski·Jayson Granger·Kostas Sloukas·Leo Westermann·Linos Chrysikopoulos·Luka Mitrovic·Marko Mugosa·Melih Mahmutoglu·Milan Macvan·Osvaldas Matulionis·Paul Lacombe·Roko Rogic·Safak Edge·Sead Sehovic·Uros Petrovic·Vyacheslav Bobrov·Zygimantas Janavicius
September 21st, 2010 · No Comments
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.
June 19th, 2010 · No Comments
Here we go for the recap of the most important tweets of the last 2 weeks. Follow me live on Twitter here.
Tags: Abdoulaye M'Baye·Aksel Bolin·Alistair Mackay·Antoine Diot·Artem Zabelin·Dennis Ogbe·Edwin Jackson·Giulio Gazzotti·Joffrey Lauvergne·Jonas Wohlfarth-Bottermann·Kevin Seraphin·Kevin van Wijk·Kim Tillie·Lee Goldsbrough·Maik Zirbes·Marko Keselj·Mathias Seilund·Mathis Keita·Maurice Stuckey·Mindaugas Kuzminskas·Nemanja Bjelica·Niels Giffey·Nika Metreveli·Nikos Pappas·Riccardo Moraschini·Roberto Marulli·Robin Benzing·Samuel Deguara·Simon Schmitz·Thomas Heurtel·Tibor Pleiss·Tobias Korndörfer·Vladimir Jankovic
June 9th, 2010 · 3 Comments
The Adidas Eurocamp in Treviso is done for 2010 and I must admit that the overall level was lower than during the previous editions. There was only a limited number of direct 2010 NBA Draft prospects and no overwhelming new additions. Today, we go over a first part of those players that stood out in [...]
June 7th, 2010 · 3 Comments
The second day of the Adidas Eurocamp 2010 is in the books and the result was a bit the same than on Day 1: no really big surprises in terms of the sighting of new talents and the confirmation of the talent of some of the other guys. Additionally, the cancellation of a Miroslav Raduljica [...]
Tags: Adidas Eurocamp 2010·Andrew Albicy·Bangaly Fofana·Edwin Jackson·Ivan Ramljak·Josep Franch·Josip Bilinovac·Lens Aboudou·Linos Chrysikopoulos·Mario Delas·Miroslav Raduljica·Nihad Dedovic·Nikos Pappas·Ousmana Camara·Paul Lacombe·Pietro Aradori·Robin Benzing·Rolands Freimanis·Thomas Heurtel·Tomas Satoransky·Toni Prostran
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 29th, 2010 · 4 Comments
With the Adidas Eurocamp approaching and the Early Entry Withdrawal date only 2 weeks ahead, the NBA teams start to intensify their workouts for European players. We wanted to take a look at who is currently doing what in this domain.
May 26th, 2010 · 2 Comments
With the signing of Kim Tillie this Tuesday, the French team of ASVEL Lyon Villeurbanne has brought the next high-quality prospect to their team after having confirmed the arrival of Leo Westermann a few days ago. With the already under contract Bangaly Fofana, Paul Lacombe, Thomas Heurtel and Edwin Jackson and some interesting young players [...]
April 29th, 2010 · 4 Comments
Today, the NBA released the official Early Entry Candidates List for the NBA Draft 2010. You can find the list of all the European players here. We will go through all of them and check where they will probably end up.
Tags: Andrew Albicy·Antoine Diot·Bojan Bogdanovic·Donatas Motiejunas·Edwin Jackson·Kevin Seraphin·Mindaugas Kuzminskas·NBA Draft 2010·Robin Benzing·Ryan Richards·Thomas Heurtel·Tibor Pleiss·Tomasz Nowakowski
January 21st, 2010 · No Comments
After the 1988 born generation, we take a look today at the 1989 born players. In general, it is one of the poorer generations in Europe over the last years, so the number of outstanding players is limited. However, several players have already reached a very good level in Senior basketball which gave their respective [...]
Tags: Antoine Diot·Bojan Bogdanovic·Dairis Bertans·Dimitry Khvostov·Dogus Balbay·Edwin Jackson·Elias Harris·Generation Ranking·Georgios Bogris·Giorgi Shermadini·Hieronymus van der List·Jeffery Taylor·Jorn Steinbach·Kevin Seraphin·Kosta Koufos·Milan Macvan·Mindaugas Kuzminskas·Nick Calathes·Nicolo Martinoni·Nikola Vucevic·Pablo Aguilar·Pere Tomas·Robin Benzing·Sead Sehovic·Semen Shashkov·Sergiy Gladyr·Thomas Heurtel·Thomas Koenis·Tibor Pleiss·Xavi Rabaseda·Zygimantas Janavicius
November 23rd, 2009 · No Comments
Nicolas de Virieu is a French Documentary movie maker that has produced a lot of highly interesting movies about Basketball. Among them, you can find different portraits or coverage of the famous Slam Nation dunkers in their worldwide tours. For fans of young European basketball players, two films are highly recommended.
April 10th, 2009 · 13 Comments
This Easter weekend is once again packed with interesting tournaments and events around European Youth basketball. I try to give a short preview about all the stuff that you can follow throughout the net over the upcoming days.
Tags: Bellegarde Tournament·Cholet Mondial Basket·Donatas Motiejunas·Edwin Jackson·Maik Zirbes·Mamadou Samb·Maurice Stuckey·Memorial Barila·Milan Macvan·NBBL·Nike Hoop Summit·Nikola Mirotic·Nikos Pappas·Olimpija Ljubljana·Sabonis Basketball School·Urspring
March 18th, 2009 · 3 Comments
The International team of the 2009 edition of the Nike Hoops Summit has been published.