Today, I arrived in Vilnius to cover the U18 European Championship of Division A. The main spotlight will of course be on the Top 8 teams but I will try to see every team once. The day started with the Quarter-Finals in the Siemens Arena of Vilnius.
July 30th, 2010 · 4 Comments
Tags: 2010 U18 European Championship Division A·Boris Barac·Croatia·Dario Saric·Davis Bertans·Deividas Pukis·Dmitry Kulagin·Dovydas Redikas·Edgaras Ulanovas·France·Gleb Goldyrev·Greece·Hugo Invernizzi·Janis Timma·Jonas Valanciunas·Lambert Diacono·Latvia·Linos Chrysikopoulos·Lithuania·Rudy Gobert·Sergey Karasev·Vladislav Trushkin
July 21st, 2010 · 2 Comments
With the U18 European Championships starting this Thursday in Lithuania, the French magazine Basketnews spoke 3 weeks ago with Head coach Philippe Ory to give his opinion on the players of the U18 team. When the interview was made, there were still a lot of other players in the roster which explains the absence of […]
Tags: 2010 U18 European Championship Division A·France·Hugo Invernizzi·Hugo Naurais·Jordan Fauconnet·Lambert Diacono·Livio Jean-Charles·Mathis Keita·Philippe Ory·Rudy Deal·Rudy Gobert·Theo Leon·Thomas Ceci·Valentin Bigote·Yannis Morin
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
June 16th, 2010 · No Comments
Currently on holidays in the lovely Austrian Alps to recharge my batteries for the summer, I took some time to share my thoughts on the Croatian and French U20 National teams that compete in the Adidas Eurocamp 2010 in Treviso. Both teams prepare the upcoming U20 European Championships that will be played in Croatia.
November 3rd, 2009 · 2 Comments
Today, the German Basketball federation officially announced the 16 participating teams of 25th Albert Schweitzer Tournament that will be played from the 3rd to the 10th April 2010 in Mannheim.
Tags: 2010 Albert Schweitzer Tournament·Alessandro Gentile·Argentina·Australia·Brazil·Canada·Croatia·Enes Kanter·Evan Fournier·France·Germany·Greece·Israel·Italy·Japan·Joan Tomas·Lars Wendt·Leo Westermann·Linos Chrysikopoulos·Mathis Mönninghoff·Miguel Servera·New Zealand·Nunzio Sabbatino·Ole Wendt·Philipp Neumann·Safak Edge·Spain·Tommaso Ingrosso·Turkey·USA·Vincent Pourchot
November 1st, 2009 · 2 Comments
The French guard Jonathan Bourhis died today in a car accident. The 1990 born player from JDA Dijon crashed on the way back from a game at 6 o’clock this morning.
October 10th, 2009 · No Comments
The website of the French Espoirs League has published recently an article about the 5 former Espoirs players to follow this season. I took the freedom to translate the article into English and tell you about the 5 players that want to confirm their potential this year.
September 27th, 2009 · No Comments
Today we continue our series “Living in America” which presents young Europeans that chose to play in the US College League NCAA next season. Nikola Stojiljkovic is a French forward who comes out of the famous CFBB basketball school and will move to San Francisco this fall.
September 21st, 2009 · 5 Comments
The Eurobasket 2009 is history now and I take a look at the players that can be considered as the most interesting prospects of the tournament. The players featured in the article are those that are still potentially NBA Draft candidates, so all the players born in 1988 or earlier but not drafted yet.
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September 13th, 2009 · 1 Comment
Coming back from holidays out of the basketball no-man’s land Switzerland, it will take me some time to get back into the feeling of the Eurobasket 2009. However, I made a quick analysis of the present teams and their different rosters in relation with the age of the players and I will try to find […]
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