The NBBL Top 4 level was a bit lower this season in my opinion. The winners from Breitengüssbach deserved the victory because of their endless will and deeper rotation as they had 11 players capable of contributing on this level. Urspring had their trauma in the semi-final where they were up 17 points in the [...]
May 29th, 2012 · 1 Comment
May 19th, 2012 · No Comments
The traditional weekend of German Youth Basketball was organized this year in Hagen. 8 teams qualified for the event in the U16 (JBBL) and U19 (NBBL) categories to play for the National Championship.
Tags: Alan Boger·Alexander Engel·Bazou Kante·Dino Dizdarevic·Fabian Bleck·Helge Baues·JBBL Top4·Johannes Raab·Johannes Richter·Jonathan Malu·Joschka Ferner·Julius Wolf·Kalidou Diouf·Kenneth Ogbe·Kevin Casper·Lars Kamp·Luis Figge·Lukas Ferner·Malik Müller·Marvin Omuvwie·Michael Attah·Michael Dorsch·NBBL Top4·Nick Tienarend·Nicolas Burgardt·Niklas Geske·Niklas Kiel·Philip Daubner·Richard Freudenberg·Sebastian Schmitt·Sönke Leh·Tim Hasbargen
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.
Tags: AST 2012·Burak Yildizli·Cedi Osman·David Taylor·Dusan Ristic·Guillermo Hernan-Gomez·Ilimane Diop·Ismet Akpinar·Javier Marin·Josep Perez·Juan Saiz·Kevin Bryant·Malik Müller·Mihajlo Andric·Nikola Milutinov·Nikola Radicevic·Nikola Rebic·Paul Zipser·Stefan Wess·Tayfun Erülkü
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 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.
March 14th, 2012 · No Comments
Here we go for the 2nd part of the Yabazz Interviewwith the German U18 Head Coach Kay Blümel. He mainly speaks about the top German prospects and their level compared to other European countries in this part.
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
December 20th, 2011 · No Comments
Today, the German NBBL League announced the name of their All-Stars that will compete in the North vs. South game during the Bundesliga All-Star Day. This event will take place on the 21st January in Ludwigsburg. See below the selections for the U19 NBBL Game.
Tags: Andreas Wenzl·Bogdan Radosavljevic·David Taylor·Dennis Schröder·Fabian Bleck·Greg Onwegbuzie·Isaiah Omamogho·Ismet Akpinar·Jan König·Johannes Richter·Jonathan Malu·Josip Peric·Julius Seither·Leon Tolksdorf·Malik Müller·Marc Nagora·Maximilian Ugrai·Moritz Tielemann·NBBL·Paul Zipser·Till Gloger
May 29th, 2011 · 1 Comment
After having run through the major prospects of the JBBL Top4, it is about time to check who are the players that shined in the NBBL semis and Final game. This season was the last one for the highly talented 1992 generation from Germany and several of the real big prospects managed to qualify with [...]
May 15th, 2011 · No Comments
The Team ALBA Urspring had its biggest day in the history of the school when they won both the JBBL and NBBL Title for the season 2010/2011 this Sunday in Ludwigsburg. Both teams managed to beat their opponent in the Final and Ralph Junge (the “father” of the program) could enjoy his success. Let’s check [...]
May 15th, 2011 · 4 Comments
On Saturday, the semi-finals of the German NBBL and JBBL League have been played in Ludwigsburg. While the NBBL games had some good moments, the level of the JBBL games was a bit poor compared to last year in Bamberg. Here we go for the review of the games.
Tags: Alexander Engel·Daniel Theis·Dennis Schröder·Gavin Schilling·JBBL Top4·Johannes Richter·Jörg Dippold·Kenneth Ogbe·Malik Müller·Mario Blessing·NBBL Top4·Nico Jacobi·Ole Wendt·Philipp Neumann·Robert Zinn·Robyn Missa·Steffen Walde·Tarek Vierhuve·Zaire Thompson
May 11th, 2011 · No Comments
This weekend, the German U19 League NBBL and U16 League JBBL will have their respective Top4 tournaments to be played in Ludwigsburg. We take a look forward today on the different teams competing for the National Championship.
Tags: Alexander Engel·Christian Sengfelder·Daniel Theis·Dennis Nawrocki·Dennis Schröder·Eike Sünkeler·Gavin Schilling·Ismet Akpinar·JBBL Top4·Johannes Richter·Jörg Dippold·Julius Wolf·Kenneth Ogbe·Kevin Bright·Kevin Eichelsdörfer·Lars Wendt·Malik Müller·Mario Blessing·NBBL Top4·Nils Dejworek·Ole Wendt·Philipp Neumann·Robert Zinn·Robyn Missa·Stefan Ilzhöfer·Till Gloger·Tobias Heintzen·Torsten Pokar·Zaire Thompson
April 25th, 2011 · 2 Comments
The Easter Weekend is generally packed with interesting tournaments. Here we go for a quick review of the results of the main events from the last days.
Tags: Adonis Thomas·Aleksa Subaric·Alessandro Paesano·Amedeo delle Valle·Bruno Cingala Mata·Bruno Duranti·Cheikh Diagne·Daniel Dolenc·Edvinas Seskus·Filip Kovacek·Francesco Candussi·Gavin Schilling·Guillermo Hernan-Gomez·Hugo Invernizzi·Ilimane Diop·Javier de la Blanca·Johannes Richter·Joonas Caven·Jules Guichard·Julius Wolf·Karamo Jawara·Kenneth Ogbe·Ludvig Hakansson·Malik Müller·Mam Jaiteh·Martin Martinez·Mateusz Ponitka·Michal Michalak·Michalis Liapis·Michele Peroni·Nicola Akele·Nikola Simic·Paul Albrecht·Peter Moeller·Piotr Niedzwiedzki·Przemyslaw Karnowski·Rasmus Larsen·Riccardo Rovere·Sergio Herranz·Stian Emil Berg·Tobias Borg·Tomasz Gielo·Vincent Gaillard·Zaire Thompson
April 20th, 2011 · 2 Comments
With the Nike Hoop Summit and the Jordan Brand Classic behind us, the Easter weekend is a few days ahead featuring a full load of Tournaments with all kind of prospects involved: from NBA caliber guys to future Euroleague players and prospects that are potentially involved in games that you can bet on in the [...]
Tags: Adam Djukic·Adria Gasol·Agusti Sans·Alberto Martin·Alejandro Suarez·Alessandro Spatti·Bill Borekambi·Boris Dallo·Cheikh Diagne·Clint Capela·Daniel Diez·David Taylor·Dennis Schröder·Diego Monaldi·Dorijan Jelenek·Filip Zubcic·Gaston Louis Diedhiou·Gavin Schilling·Giovanni Severini·Greg Krippa·Haralds Karlis·Hugo Invernizzi·Ilia Zvezdelinov·Ilimane Diop·Ismet Akpinar·Jagos Lasic·Jaime Fernandez·Jito Kok·Johan van Zegeren·Julius Wolf·Karlo Lebo·Kenneth Ogbe·Kingsley Okoroh·Livio Jean-Charles·Malik Müller·Mam Jaiteh·Marek Soucek·Mario delle Cave·Marko Nikolic·Marko Zdravkovski·Mateusz Ponitka·Matteo Fallucca·Mihailo Knezevic·Mikel Motos·Mo Soluade·Nemanja Miskovic·Niklas Ney·Nikola Gogovcevski·Nikola Simic·Oliver Dvojakovski·Paul Zipser·Petar Jokic·Peter Moeller·Przemyslaw Karnowski·Raphael Gaspardo·Rasmus Larsen·Robyn Missa·Sid-Marlon Theis·Stanislav Ilnitskiy·Stefan Krstevski·Stevan Tapuskovic·Thomas de Thaey·Vasily Martynov·Yannis Morin
March 7th, 2011 · 1 Comment
Next weekend will start the Playoffs of the German U19 League NBBL. So it is about time to check who are the favorites in the bracket to reach the Top4 event on the 14th and 15th May in Ludwigsburg.
Tags: Andreas Wenzl·Anselm Hartmann·Besnik Bekteshi·Bill Borekambi·Can-Jonathan Kleiner·Daniel Theis·Dennis Nawrocki·Dennis Schröder·Deon McDuffie·Dominic Lockhart·Eike Sünkeler·Falko Theilig·Florian Koch·Frederik Jörg·Jakob Krumbeck·Jan Dolejsi·Jan König·Jan Novak·Javon Baumann·Joey Ney·Johannes Richter·Johannes Voigtmann·Jonathan Maier·Jörg Dippold·Julius Wolf·Kenneth Ogbe·Kevin Bright·Kristaps Reksna·Lars Wendt·Malik Müller·Mamadou Kouyate·Mario Blessing·Maurice Pluskota·Maxim Schneider·NBBL·Nico Barth·Nicolas Burgardt·Nikola Stevanovic·Nikolaj Vukovic·Ole Wendt·Patrick Heckmann·Paul Albrecht·Philip Pujan Jalalpoor·Philipp Neumann·Roland Nyama·Sebastian Fülle·Sid-Marlon Theis·Stirling Thomas·Thomas Reuter·Thomas Stukenberg·Till Gloger·Tim Kasper·Tim Stahn·Tim Unterluggauer
February 16th, 2011 · 1 Comment
This Friday starts the probably strongest of the three Qualification tournaments on the road to Barcelona Nike International Junior Tournament. In the Serbian capital, 8 teams from around Europe compete for an additional spot in the Final tournament in May. Even if the organizers did not invite the current Serbian forces Mega Vizura and Hemofarm, [...]
Tags: Aleksandar Cvetkovic·Aleksandar Djordjevic·Andrej Pavicevic·Anthony Racine·Boris Dallo·City of Belgrade Tournament·Djordje Micic·Dusan Bogdanovic·Erjon Kastrati·Hugo Invernizzi·Julius Wolf·Livio Jean-Charles·Luka Rupnik·Lukas Festr·Malik Müller·Marko Radonjic·Martin Kriz·Nemanja Bezbradica·Nemanja Pavlovic·Nenad Miljenovic·NIJT·Niklas Ney·Nikola Budic·Nikola Cvorovic·Nikola Majic·Nikola Marinkovic·Nikola Radicevic·Nikola Socanac·Stefan Popovski-Turanjanin·Tomas Kyzlink·Vukasin Vujovic·William Howard
December 6th, 2010 · No Comments
The German Basketball Academy from Urspring, that produced already several Division 1 players (Lucca Staiger, Christian Standhardinger, Justin Raffington,…) will participate at two prestigious tournaments in the USA during the Christmas Break. They will play the City of Palms Classic Signature Series where they will face Westchester County Day on the 20th December. After this [...]
November 14th, 2010 · 5 Comments
The month of December/Christmas/New Year period is normally filled with interesting tournaments for Youth Basketball. We checked a few news and notes that are in relation with those upcoming events. For a full overview of the main tournaments, you can find it on our Tournament Agenda.
Tags: Alexander Zhigulin·Augustinas Jankaitis·Daniel Mayr·Dario Saric·David Taylor·Gavin Schilling·Janis Stielow·Kevin Bright·Malik Müller·Marcus Eriksson·Mauricio Marin·Modou Mbaye·Nicholas Spires·Paul Zipser·Tauras Jogela
October 14th, 2010 · 1 Comment
Last weekend started the 2010/2011 season of the German U19 NBBL League. The league features the players born in 1994,93 and 92 this season. Even if the 1992 born players are still eligible to play on this level, most of them are already a part of the rotation of professional teams on ProA or ProB [...]
Tags: Alexander Blessig·Alexander Engel·Alexander Kuhn·Andreas Wenzl·Andrew Wiggins·Anselm Hartmann·Anthony Canty·Besnik Bekteshi·Bill Borekambi·Bogdan Radosavljevic·Ceyhan Pfeil·Daniel Theis·David Taylor·Dennis Nawrocki·Deon McDuffie·Dominic Lockhart·Dominik Malinowski·Erik Müller·Fabien Bleck·Falko Theilig·Florian Koch·Frederik Jörg·Germany·Jacob Mampuya·Jakob Krumbeck·Jan Dolejsi·Jan Novak·Javon Baumann·Joey Ney·Johannes Richter·Jonathan Malu·Jörg Dippold·Julius Wolf·Kay Gausa·Kevin Bright·Lars Wendt·Malik Müller·Maodo Lo·Mario Blessing·Martin Bogdanov·Martin Breunig·Mauricio Marin·Maxim Schneider·NBBL·Nico Barth·Nikolaj Vukovic·Ole Wendt·Patrick Heckmann·Paul Albrecht·Paul Zipser·Philipp Neumann·Robin Christen·Roland Nyama·Sadam Eco·Sebastian Fülle·Sid-Marlon Theis·Sofian M'Rad·Till-Joscha Jönke·Tim Parohl·Tim Unterluggauer
July 9th, 2010 · 8 Comments
In the two other quarter-finals it was all European with Germany facing Lithuania and Serbia being the opponent of Poland.
Tags: 2010 U17 World Championships·Besnik Bekteshi·Bogdan Radosavljevic·Jakob Krumbeck·Julius Wolf·Malik Müller·Martynas Paliukenas·Mateusz Ponitka·Michal Michalak·Nemanja Bezbradica·Nenad Miljenovic·Piotr Niedzwiedzki·Przemyslaw Karnowski·Rokas Narkevicius·Simonas Kymantas·Tomas Lekunas·Tomasz Gielo