Finally, we come to the big guys present in Douai. And here, the quality was rather high with some top European talent but also good prospects from Africa and the United States.
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July 3rd, 2008 · No Comments
July 2nd, 2008 · No Comments
In general, not a lot of good forward material was present in Douai. The most talented one would have been Tomislav Zubcic but he was not present with the Croatian National team. So I included some PF into this category in order to have some guys to talk about.
July 1st, 2008 · 2 Comments
To start the reports about the tournament in Douai, I will first of all take a look at the Guards of the different teams. Please note that I will focus on the European guys, so the US and African players will be named but not described in detail.
June 29th, 2008 · 1 Comment
Back in the Salle Corot for the Finals day of the tournament and the most important games of the week.
June 28th, 2008 · No Comments
I arrived this morning in Douai, the city of the Giants for the 22nd edition of the Douai World Tournament. And here are short recaps of the games from this Saturday.
June 26th, 2008 · No Comments
The 22nd Douai World Tournament started yesterday evening but before the official opening, Team USA played an exhibition game against Adidas Nations Africa.
June 24th, 2008 · No Comments
Just a short post to introduce you to the interesting blog in French concerning the tournament in Douai. Europeanprospects.com will give you a lot more on this tournament in the upcoming days. Find the Douai Blog here.
June 14th, 2008 · 5 Comments
The organization of the Douai Tournament has announced the final roster for the United States today. The team that will be coached by Ed Schellings features 3 players taller than 2m10 and some of the players that have already been used during the Albert-Schweitzer Tournament. But the main attraction maybe Tyreke Evans.
February 21st, 2008 · No Comments
Today, the officials of the Douai tournament announced the names of the 8 participating teams in this year’s edition. And I have to call it teams, as there won’t be National teams only.
January 22nd, 2008 · 1 Comment
An interesting update in Spanish about Giorgi Shermadini including some interesting videos of the Georgian seven footer. NBA Draft.net has translated an article about another European giant: Boban Marjanovic The Douai Tournament organisation confirmed the following participants for this year’s edition: France, USA, Croatia, Turkey, Israel, Germany and Lithuania. There is one spot to be [...]
January 8th, 2008 · 2 Comments
As you know, the Douai International Junior Tournament is one of the big events to follow in European youth Basketball. And the organization team made already some names public that will be present this year.