After having reviewed the 5 events that have marked my year 2010, I take a look forward today in order to predict the 5 things that may be the main storylines in 2011. Once again, these 5 stories are in no particular order and only represent my personal opinion.
January 3rd, 2011 · 3 Comments
Tags: Anthony Canty·Besnik Bekteshi·Dario Saric·David Jelinek·Davis Bertans·Donatas Motiejunas·Enes Kanter·Fabian Thülig·Jan Vesely·Jonas Valanciunas·Maik Zirbes·Maurice Stuckey·Nikola Mirotic·Patricio Garino·Philipp Neumann·Philipp Schwethelm·Robin Benzing·Simon Schmitz·Tibor Pleiss·Tomas Satoransky
October 18th, 2010 · No Comments
Today started the Euroleague season 2010/2011 with the opening game in the Group B between Olympiacos and Real Madrid. So it is about time to check who are the players to follow in the different groups of this season. We will go through the different groups and point out who are the players that we [...]
September 15th, 2010 · 1 Comment
With the 2010-2011 seasons to start within the next days and weeks in Europe, I did some research on the 2009-2010 season to compare the age of the players in the main European leagues. Most of the teams publish average ages of the roster but the goal of this analysis was to find out the [...]
August 15th, 2010 · No Comments
This weekend, the BEKO Super-Cup is being held in Bamberg. Germany, Lithuania, Turkey and Croatia prepare the upcoming World Championship. Similar to last summer, the German National Team features a large number of interesting prospects like Tibor Pleiss, Elias Harris or Robin Benzing. The German website spox.com talked to the Oklahoma Thunder draftee and also [...]
June 25th, 2010 · 3 Comments
The German big guy Tibor Pleiss was the 2nd European player drafted in the 2010 NBA. He was picked by the New Jersey Nets who traded him to the Atlanta Hawks. The Hawks then sold his rights to the Oklahoma City Thunder for close to 3,000,000 USD. Sam Presti and his team got what they [...]
June 25th, 2010 · 4 Comments
The NBA Draft 2010 is in the books and the number of European players picked by the Franchises has not been as low for years. With one player in the first round and only four in the second round, Europe was under-represented compared to the last years but it will probably be a different story [...]
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 17th, 2010 · 5 Comments
The number of Europeans that stay in the NBA Draft 2010 as Early-Entry players has dropped to only 5. A multitude of big talents have opted out or did not even declare this spring so that the 2011 edition looks to be highly promising for European players. I will talk about that in a later [...]
June 2nd, 2010 · No Comments
With a little delay, here we go for the main Tweets of my Twitter account over the last 10 days. As there will be probably a lot more over the next days when I will be in Treviso, a quick round-up today will be good.
Tags: Alex Gavrilovic·Antoine Diot·Babacar Niang·Christophe Leonard·Dario Saric·Dennis Kramer·Evan Fournier·Ferdinand Prénom·Gediminas Bertasius·Iikka Maki·Jakob Krumbeck·Jonathan Rousselle·Josip Matic·Kevin Seraphin·Kim Tillie·Kristofer Acox·Luc Louves·Martin Breunig·Martynas Gecevicius·Mathis Mönninghoff·Mauricio Marin·Nebojsa Andelic·Nemanja Bjelica·Niels Giffey·Nikola Mirotic·Patrick Heckmann·Paul Lacombe·Philipp Schwethelm·Rasmus Larsen·Ryan Richards·Tibor Pleiss·Tim Ohlbrecht·Toni Katic
May 23rd, 2010 · No Comments
From this weekend on, we will start a weekly Twitter round-up with the main tweets that have been sent out on our Twitter account. Check below all the important Tweets that have been published over the last week on the Europeanprospects.com Twitter account. Feel free to follow us to get more updates on European Youth [...]
Tags: Alexandre Libert·Alexandre N'Doye·Andrew Albicy·Antoine Diot·Besnik Bekteshi·Dario Saric·Dennis Ogbe·Jan-Niklas Wimberg·Jonathan Gilling·Jonathan Radjouki·Jorn Steinbach·Kevin Seraphin·Leo Westermann·Ludo Vaty·Luka Voncina·Malik Müller·Marley Jean-Louis·Mathis Keita·Mauricio Marin·Mourad Benkloua·Niels Marnegrave·Oben Ebof-Etchi·Patrick Heckmann·Philipp Neumann·Robin Benzing·Robin Jorch·Tibor Pleiss·Torgrim Sommerfeldt
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
March 29th, 2010 · No Comments
The German Center Tibor Pleiss gave recently an Interview to spox.com where he spoke about very interesting details on his past but also showed some surprise about the interest NBA Teams are having for him. You can read the full Interview in German here, I summed up the main parts in English.
Tags: Tibor Pleiss
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
December 27th, 2009 · 4 Comments
With the year 2009 coming to an end, it is time to look back at what happened during the last months. The EuroCup season is quite shorter than the Euroleague but the teams playing here are stuffed with interesting talent. So it is time to take a quick look at those players that are emerging [...]
Tags: Alessandro Gentile·Alexey Shved·Antoine Diot·Boban Marjanovic·Carl Ona Embo·Dairis Bertans·David Jelinek·Deividas Gailius·Dimitry Khvostv·Donatas Motiejunas·Elmedin Kikanovic·eurocup·Janis Strelnieks·Karsten Tadda·Kevin Seraphin·Lauri Blaus·Marko Keselj·Milan Macvan·Mindaugas Kuzminskas·Nemanja Bjelica·Pere Tomas·Pietro Aradori·Stefan Markovic·Tibor Pleiss·Tim Ohlbrecht
December 26th, 2009 · No Comments
After having talked about the current rise of Tibor Pleiss, today’s article will focus on Tim Ohlbrecht, the 1988 born German player who is already on the radar of many scouts for several years. In the year of his automatic NBA Draft eligibility, Ohlbrecht is playing the best season of his career.
December 23rd, 2009 · 2 Comments
Tim Ohlbrecht and Tibor Pleiss played with the German National Team this summer during the Eurobasket 2009 in Poland. Both changed their Club teams this summer too so that it was time to take a closer look at them how they have adapted to their new environment in a year that can already decisive in [...]
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 [...]
Tags: Antoine Diot·Bozhidar Avramov·Bulgaria·Chavdar Kostov·Croatia·Elias Harris·Emir Preldzic·Eurobasket 2009·France·FYROM·Gasper Vidmar·Germany·Goran Dragic·Great Britain·Greece·Israel·Ivan Paunic·Jaka Klobucar·Kosta Koufos·Latvia·Lior Eliyahu·Lithuania·Lucca Staiger·Milan Macvan·Milenko Tepic·Milos Teodosic·Miroslav Raduljica·Nando de Colo·Nemanja Belica·Nick Calathes·Nicolas Batum·Novicka Velickovic·Omri Casspi·Poland·Ricky Rubio·Robin Benzing·Russia·Serbia·Sergi Llull·Slovenia·Spain·Stefan Markovic·Tibor Pleiss·Tim Ohlbrecht·Turkey·Uros Tripkovic·Victor Claver
July 12th, 2009 · No Comments
After a week of holidays, here we go come back for the most exciting phase of European Youth basketball, the summer months with the different European competitions. But before the coverage of the different tournaments, here are some short news from the last days.
June 27th, 2009 · 3 Comments
With the NBA Draft in the books, the excitement will continue throughout the summer with the different European Youth Championships. Europeanprospects.com will be present in Metz for the U18 Division A tournament as well as in Kaunas for the U16 Division A competition. Here we go for a first preview on the U20 and the [...]
Tags: Alberto Jodar·Alessandro Gentile·Amath M'Baye·Andriy Lebedintsev·Antoine Diot·Augustas Peciukevicius·Dejan Musli·Deniz Kiliçli·Dimitry Khvostv·Dogus Balbay·Donatas Motiejunas·Dusan Katnic·Elias Harris·Enes Kanter·Furkan Aldemir·Giorgi Shermadini·Haukur Palsson·Ivan Batur·Jan Vesely·Joan Tomas·Jonas Valanciunas·Jonathan Kazadi·Kevin Seraphin·Mamadou Samb·Mantas Kadzevicius·Martin Dorbek·Maxim Can Mutaf·Maxim Grigoryev·Melih Mahmutoglu·Miguel Servera·Milan Macvan·Miralem Halilovic·Mirza Sarajlija·Nicolo Melli·Niels Giffey·Nika Metreveli·Osvaldas Matulionis·Pablo Aguilar·Philipp Neumann·Rannar Raap·Riccardo Moraschini·Robin Benzing·Semen Shashkov·Simone Centanni·Stefan Petkovic·Stefan Stojacic·Tautvydas Slezas·Thomas Heurtel·Tibor Pleiss·Tomas Satoransky·Tommaso Ingrosso·Toni Prostran·Tornike Shengelia·Vytenis Cizauskas
May 17th, 2009 · 1 Comment
As the NBA Draft 2009 is approaching, I take a look at the latest development around the European players that will be in the Draft this year.
Tags: Adam Hanga·Alexey Shved·Anton Ponomarev·Boban Marjanovic·Carl Ona Embo·Fernando Raposo·Henk Norel·Jan Vesely·Jonas Jerebko·Milan Macvan·Milenko Tepic·Miroslav Raduljica·Nemanja Aleksandrov·Oleksandr Kolchenko·Omri Casspi·Reebok Eurocamp·Ricky Rubio·Rodrigue Beaubois·Roger Zaki·Semen Shashkov·Slava Kravtsov·Tanel Kurbas·Tibor Pleiss·Tim Ohlbrecht·Tomas Satoransky·Tornike Shengelia·Victor Claver·Vladimir Dasic