After discussing the guards of the U18 European Championship, here we go for a roundup of the most interesting prospects at the wing position.
July 31st, 2013 · 2 Comments
July 28th, 2013 · 3 Comments
The day started with a double-overtime thriller where Bosnia/Herzegovina secured their spot in Division A over Ukraine. Later in the day, it was about the medals.
Tags: 2013 U18 European Championship Div A·Agusti Sans·Alberto Martin·Anzejs Pasecniks·Berk Demir·Cedi Osman·Davis Geks·Dogukan Sanli·Emircan Kosut·Ilimane Diop·Ivars Zvigurs·Josip Gulam·Juan Hernangomez·Kristaps Plavieks·Kristaps Porzingis·Lovro Mazalin·Marc Garcia·Marko Arapovic·Metecan Birsen·Okben Ulubay·Paolo Marinelli·Rihards Lomasz·Rolands Smits·Tomislav Gabric
July 28th, 2013 · No Comments
Here we go for the 2nd day in Riga to cover the U18 European Championship of Division A.
Tags: 2013 U18 European Championship Div A·Aleksandar Vezenkov·Andrija Coric·Anzejs Pasecniks·Damien Inglis·Davis Geks·Dogukan Sanli·Domagoj Bosnjak·Etienne Ory·Ilimane Diop·Ivars Zvigurs·Juan Hernangomez·Karlo Zganec·Kenan Sipahi·Kerem Kanter·Kristaps Porzingis·Lovro Mazalin·Marko Arapovic·Metecan Birsen·Ognen Jaramaz·Okben Ulubay·Paolo Marinelli·Rolands Smits·Ruben Guerrero·Sandro Gacic·Vasilije Vucetic
July 27th, 2013 · No Comments
The U18 European Championships of Division A are played this year in Riga. I made the trip to Latvia to cover the last three days of the event but arrived only for the second quarterfinal so that my report does not include a game report on the matchup between Croatia and Russia.
Tags: 2013 U18 European Championship Div A·Alberto Martin·Anzejs Pasecniks·Axel Bouteille·Brano Djukanovic·Damien Inglis·Domantas Sabonis·Etienne Ory·Ilimane Diop·Kenan Sipahi·Kristaps Porzingis·Marc Garcia·Metecan Birsen·Ognen Jaramaz·Rade Zagorac·Rolands Smits
June 11th, 2012 · 4 Comments
The Adidas Eurocamp 2012 has kicked off this Sunday morning in la Ghirada Treviso for the tenth time. All NBA teams and a multitude of coaches and agents from Europe traveled to Italy to see the best young European players compete in one small gym. Let’s check what happened during the first day.
Tags: Adidas Eurocamp 2012·Aleksander Czyz·Boban Dubljevic·Bogdan Radosavljevic·Dane Pineau·Dmitry Kulagin·Dusan Cantekin·Evan Fournier·Izzet Turkyilmaz·Jonas Zohore Bergstedt·Louis Labeyrie·Maik Zirbes·Maxi Kleber·Metecan Birsen·Nihad Dedovic·Oleksandr Lypovyy·Owen Odigie·Samuel Deguara·Tomas Satoransky·Tornike Shengelia·Vladislav Trushkin
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 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
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 6th, 2012 · No Comments
The Nike International Junior Tournament in Rome is already a few months back but our friend Danny Mills has sent us his scouting reports on the main players. We are of course happy to provide you his thoughts on some of the most interesting prospects in Europe. Here we got for the first part which […]
December 24th, 2011 · 2 Comments
Traditionally, the weeks around Christmas and New Year are filled with interesting tournaments. Because of logistical reasons (I moved and am still moving to a new place), I can not cover any of these tournaments live. However, here is a quick overview of the major events of the next days.
Tags: Albert Homs·Alex Ramon·Amedeo Tessitori·Andreas Obst·Axel Louissaint·Constantin Ebert·Daniel Mayr·Dario Saric·David Taylor·Dominik Mavra·Filip Knezevic·Francesco Candussi·Gerard Sevillano·Guillermo Hernangomez·Ilimane Diop·Ismet Akpinar·Jan-Niklas Wimberg·Josep Perez·Maodo Lo·Marc Bauza·Mario Hezonja·Mehmet Sanli·Metecan Birsen·Oskars Reinfelds·Paul Zipser·Sergio Hernandez·Simas Raupys
November 14th, 2011 · 8 Comments
The 2011/2012 edition of the Nike International Junior Tournament is still several weeks ahead. But after the Euroleague officially announced the dates, we checked which teams will normally participate in the four Qualification Event for the NIJT 2012 in Istanbul. Please note that the official participants will only be announced in the next weeks and […]
August 4th, 2011 · 5 Comments
Last Tuesday has been our second and last day to cover the U16 European Championship of Division A in 2011. We spent another day at the Hala Dukla of Pardubice in order to get an impression on the second group of teams that were still able to qualify for the Quarter-Finals back then. But additionally, […]
Tags: 2011 U16 European Championship DivA·Aleksandar Vezenkov·Anton Dziuba·Ayberk Güleryüz·Cedi Osman·Damien Inglis·Lorenzo Baldasso·Luka Savic·Mario Hezonja·Marko Arapovic·Metecan Birsen·Milovan Draskovic·Okben Ulubay·Olivier Yao-Delon·Paul Rigot·Rolands Smits·Simone Fontecchio
May 22nd, 2011 · No Comments
In our final report on the Nike International Junior Tournament series for the 2010/2011 season, we will take a look at some of the players that we might see again in future editions. We picked out four talents that we consider highly interesting for the upcoming years.
May 7th, 2011 · 1 Comment
We arrived only for the second day of the Nike International Junior Tournament which explains the absence of any comment on Day One. So we start immediately with the coverage of the action from Friday of the Finals for this year’s biggest trophy in Junior Club Basketball.
Tags: Aleksandar Cvetkovic·Alexandr Zhigulin·Andrija Bojic·Arturas Gudaitis·Dario Saric·Dominik Mavra·Hugo Invernizzi·Ignas Ramasauskas·Josep Perez·Kaspars Vecvagars·Kerem Hotic·Livio Jean-Charles·Lluis Costa·Mario Hezonja·Metecan Birsen·Nenad Miljenovic·Nicholas Spires·NIJT Barcelona 2011·Nikola Pavlovic·Stefan Popovski-Turanjanin·Stefan Pot·Tauras Jogela
May 2nd, 2011 · 1 Comment
The 9th edition of the Nike International Junior Tournament will be played from Thursday to Sunday at the Palau Sant Jordi in Barcelona. The Euroleague has assembled two groups of four teams that compete in order to follow up on the first French victory which INSEP reached last year at home in Paris. We go […]
Tags: Ailun Guo·Aitor Gomez·Aleksandar Cvetkovic·Alexandr Zhigulin·Andrija Bojic·Berkay Candan·Carles Gasque·Dario Saric·Dominik Mavra·Dusan Ristic·Erbil Eroglu·Hugo Invernizzi·Ignas Ramasauskas·Ivan Marinkovic·Ivan Saicic·Josep Perez·Kaspars Vecvagars·Kerem Hotic·Livio Jean-Charles·Mam Jaiteh·Mario Hezonja·Marius Grigonis·Mate Borbely·Metecan Birsen·Nemanja Bezbradica·Nenad Miljenovic·Nicholas Spires·NIJT Barcelona 2011·Nikola Jankovic·Nikola Rebic·Nuri Gul Guney·Simonas Kymantas·Stefan Popovski-Turanjanin·Tauras Jogela·Tonglin Sun·Turan Oguzhan·William Howard·Xiaochuan Zhai·Yannis Morin
February 3rd, 2011 · 5 Comments
The largest international U16 Tournament in Europe will start this Saturday in Gaziantep in Turkey. After Serbia won the tournament in 2010 behind the 16pts and 12rebs of Nikola Jankovic, we will take a look at who are the players and teams to follow in this year’s edition.
Tags: Alexander Martynov·Andrei Ciordas·ANdrii Kharchynskyi·Charly Pontens·Damien Inglis·Daniel Mayr·David Taylor·Dogukan Sanli·Filip Kamenov·Gavin Schilling·Giga Janelidze·Ismet Akpinar·Kartal Ozmirak·Kenan Sipahi·Konstantin Kulikov·Luka Kokol·Mehmet Hortoglu·Mehmet Sanli·Metecan Birsen·Niklas Ney·Nikola Jankovic·Olivier Yao-Delon·Paul Rigot·Robyn Missa·Türk Telekom Tournament·Vasil Stoimenov·Vladlen Berezhnyy