We continue our Draft Preview with another 2nd round candidate, the German forward Niels Giffey out of UConn. Giffey did the classical pre-draft tour with several workouts, the Portsmouth Invitational and the Adidas Eurocamp. See below for his chances to get drafted.
June 22nd, 2014 · 3 Comments
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September 3rd, 2013 · No Comments
The Eurobasket 2013 starts tomorrow in Slovenia and we took a quick look at some prospects that will most likely use this stage to make a name for themselves on the International scene for the first time.
Tags: Alessandro Gentile·Dario Saric·Devon van Oostrum·Eurobasket 2013·Janis Berzins·Ludvig Hakanson·Mateusz Ponitka·Niels Giffey·Nikola Ivanovic·Ondrej Balvin·Przemyslaw Karnowski·Sergey Karasev·Viktor Gaddefors
March 13th, 2012 · No Comments
This weekend were the last finals of the different Conference Tournaments in NCAA Division 1 Basketball. We take a quick look at what we could learn of the performances of some European players that were active in the different games.
December 15th, 2011 · No Comments
Like any other Connecticut resident, Aaron Torres grew up living and breathing University of Connecticut athletics. After attending UConn and beginning a career as a young sportswriter, Torres has continued his passion for UConn basketball and explores the 2011 NCAA National Men’s Basketball Champions is his book, “The Unlikeliest Champion.”
April 4th, 2011 · 4 Comments
With two Germans (Niels Giffey, Enosch Wolf) in the race to win the National Championship of NCAA Basketball tonight, I was looking backwards to see how many Europeans have so far won this trophy and what they are up to at the moment. This list is certainly not complete and it will be updated throughout […]
April 3rd, 2011 · 4 Comments
With the NCAA Tournament coming to an end, it is about time to make an update on some of the Europeans involved in College Basketball as well as on what are the latest news in Recruiting and concerning the NBA Draft.
Tags: Anatoly Boise·Enosch Wolf·Jon Diebler·Jonathan Gilling·Keelan Cairns·Kilian Cato·Matthew Bryan-Amaning·NCAA·Niels Giffey·Nikola Vucevic·Noam Laish·Patrick Heckmann·Przemyslaw Karnowski·Rihards Kuksiks·Simeon Esprit·Tyler Zeller·Vlad Moldoveanu·William Howard
March 17th, 2011 · No Comments
The NCAA College Basketball Tournament started last Thursday with the first games of the Round of the last 64. If you have already filled your bracket or want to do some last-minute March Madness betting, it is about time. We give you the road map to follow all the Europeans that have remained in the […]
Tags: Alex Vouyoukas·Deniz Kiliçli·Dogus Balbay·Elias Harris·Enosch Wolf·Greg Somogyi·Jeffery Taylor·Karam Mashour·Kyryl Natyazhko·Mathis Keita·Mathis Mönninghoff·NCAA·Niels Giffey·Sandi Marcius·TJ di Leo·Will Yeguete
January 12th, 2011 · No Comments
One of the most interesting German prospects has made the step to play College Basketball this summer. After Elias Harris in 2009, the summer of 2010 saw Niels Giffey move from ALBA Berlin to UConn and have some interesting impact right from the start. We spoke with Giffey about his current situation and what his […]
October 10th, 2010 · No Comments
The NCAA season 2010/2011 is approaching so it is about time to take a look what happened this summer in College basketball in relation with European talent. We go over the main players recruited from the 2010 class and take a look forward to the Class of 2011 and 2012.
Tags: Anthony Drmic·Enes Kanter·Igor Hadziomerovic·Mateusz Ponitka·Mathis Keita·Mathis Mönninghoff·NCAA·Nemanja Bezbradica·Niels Giffey·Piotr Niedzwiedzki·Przemyslaw Karnowski·Tomasz Gielo·Torgrim Sommerfeldt
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