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Easter Tournament Review 2014

April 22nd, 2014 · 2 Comments

The Easter weekend is normally packed with different youth tournaments throughout Europe. We take a quick review of the main events next to the Albert Schweitzer Tournament that is still ongoing.

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Albert Schweitzer Tournament 2014: Day 3

April 22nd, 2014 · No Comments

The last day of the first round at the 2014 edition of the Albert Schweitzer Tournament 2014 was also my first day at the traditional U18 event. The day started with a decisive game for advancing to the second round and finished with the classical Germany versus Turkey matchup.

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Players to watch at the AST 2014 (Group C+D)

April 18th, 2014 · 1 Comment

After having discussed the players to watch in groups A and B during the Albert Schweitzer Tournament 2014 in Mannheim, let’s take a look now at the groups C and D to see who are the main prospects.

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Players to watch at the AST 2014 (Groups A+B)

April 18th, 2014 · 2 Comments

The Albert Schweitzer Tournament will start tomorrow Saturday in Mannheim into its 27th edition. Considered by many people as the unofficial U18 World Championship, the tournament will feature once again 16 teams from all around the World. We take a quick look at who are the players to follow this year. In a first article, […]

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Notes on the Nike Hoop Summit 2014

April 17th, 2014 · No Comments

The 2014 edition of the Nike Hoop Summit has been played last weekend in Portland. This year, there have only been 5 European players present in the event and they could not really put their mark on the game like in previous years. Nevertheless, he are some quick notes on these five players.

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NIJT Belgrade 2014: the Bigs

March 23rd, 2014 · No Comments

In the last part of our review of the Nike International Junior Tournament in Belgrade, I am going to talk about the big guys. In this group, you will find scouting reports on the top-level prospects Dragan Bender and Ante Zizic as well as some interesting players for the College level like Norbert Janicek.

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NIJT Belgrade 2014: the Wings

March 17th, 2014 · No Comments

In the second part of our analysis of the Nike International Junior Tournament qualification event in Belgrade, we will talk about the main wing players. These include some high-level prospects like the Croatian Lovro Mazalin or the French Stephane Gombauld.

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NIJT Belgrade 2014: the Guards

March 4th, 2014 · No Comments

The last qualification event of the Nike International Junior Tournament has been played in Belgrade in late February. We are taking a look at the most interesting prospects and as always, we start our reports with the guards.

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NIJT Belgrade 2014: Day 3 Recap

February 24th, 2014 · No Comments

The last day of the Nike International Junior Tournament in Belgrade was of course marked by the Final, the different contests and the individual trophies handed out to the players. See below for the review of Sunday’s action.

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NIJT Belgrade 2014: Highlights and Interviews

February 23rd, 2014 · No Comments

The Nike International Junior Tournament is going into its final day today. But here you can find some video highlights and interviews with some of the most interesting prospects. This post will be updated as soon as new videos come online.

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NIJT Belgrade 2014: Day 2 Recap

February 22nd, 2014 · No Comments

The second day of the Nike International Junior Tournament brought first decisions in the morning session where a qualification for the semi-finals was on the line. Here is the report on the morning and evening sessions.

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NIJT Belgrade 2014: Day 1 Recap

February 22nd, 2014 · No Comments

For my first trip of the 2013-14 season, I went once again to Belgrade to cover the Qualification Event for the  Nike International Junior Tournament. 8 teams competed in the Serbian capital with a majority of squads from the Balkan area. Here is the recap of the first game day.

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Adidas Eurocamp 2013: Early-Entry Candidates

June 24th, 2013 · No Comments

Only three players finally remained in the NBA Draft pool of those that were present at the Adidas Eurocamp 2013. So let’s see what kind of talent the present.

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Adidas Eurocamp 2013: auto-eligible prospects

June 21st, 2013 · No Comments

With the NBA Draft approaching, it is about time to analyze the auto-eligible prospects that participated to the Adidas Eurocamp in Treviso. So here we go for a list of players that I think are worth to take a look at either for the NBA Draft or a professional future in Europe.

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Adidas Eurocamp 2013: Day 3

June 10th, 2013 · No Comments

The third and last day of the Adidas Eurocamp started probably a bit too early for most of the followers after a night with a NBA Final as the gym was virtually empty when the morning session started.

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Adidas Eurocamp 2013: Day 2

June 10th, 2013 · No Comments

The 2nd day of the Adidas Eurocamp 2013 was marked by the fact that there have been no games between Camp Teams and the appearance of the Next Generation workout for U16 teams. Nevertheless, there are some stories to report so here we go.

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Adidas Eurocamp 2013: Day 1 Recap

June 9th, 2013 · No Comments

The Adidas Eurocamp 2013 is on its way and started this Saturday with the first practices and games. The sad news though came during the night to Saturday as Rudy Gobert announced that he can not come to Italy because of food poisoning. Nevertheless, hundreds of GMs, Team executives, scouts and agents made the trip […]

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NIJT London 2013: the Bigs

June 3rd, 2013 · No Comments

In the last part of our report on the Nike International Junior Tournament, we are taking a look at the big guys of the event. Not much to report here as the main prospect was already portrayed during our trip to Belgrade in February.

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NIJT London 2013: the Wings

May 28th, 2013 · No Comments

In our second part of the Nike International Junior Tournament review, we will talk about the wing players. Here again, the reports might not go into much details because of the schedule and some players have already been analyzed during the NIJT in Belgrade.

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NIJT London 2013: the Guards

May 17th, 2013 · No Comments

Here we go for the first part of our scouting reports from the Nike International Junior Tournament. The guard group was somehow quite limited in this event but overall you have to add that it was once again difficult to scout all the players in details with two games running parallel at all times.

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