After the review of the main prospects of the first NIJT Qualification tournament, I decided to put online also a report on the next generation players. I took into account prospects born in 1994 which means players eligible for the U16 European Championships this summer. Most of these players have not seen major minutes, so […]
Entries For '2009'
January 11th, 2010 · 1 Comment
January 2nd, 2010 · 3 Comments
The first tournament of the 2009/2010 edition of the NIJT Qualification phase has been played once again in Rome. This year, Zalgiris Kaunas totally dominated this first stage of the competition as they won every game by at least 15 points. Here we go for the first part of the detailed analysis of the main […]
December 31st, 2009 · No Comments
After a long night at the restaurant (thank you Germano) and a sightseeing and foodtasting trip through Rome yesterday, I arrived save back home only late so that the report on the Final day of the tournament is only online now.
Tags: Alessandro di Pasquale·Alexander Tikhonin·Andrey Loginov·Armin Mazic·Artem Komolov·Benetton Fribourg·Benetton Treviso·Bruno Ondo Mengue·CSKA Moscow·Diego Monaldi·Dovydas Redikas·FMP Belgrade·Lottomatica Roma·Montepaschi Siena·Nemanja Bezbradica·Nikola Siladi·Ojars Silins·Rolandas Jakstas·Stefan Petkovic·Stefan Popovski-Turanjanin·Stella Azzurra Roma·Vytenis Cizauskas·Zalgiris Kaunas
December 29th, 2009 · No Comments
I arrived this morning in Rome to cover the first NIJT Qualification Tournament of the season. The tournament organized by Stella Azzurra Roma features 8 teams that compete for one spot at NIJT to be played in May in Paris. After Day 1 updated through Twitter, here is my short report on what happened on […]
Tags: 2009 Citta di Roma·Alessandro Gentile·Alexander Tikhonin·Andrey Loginov·Armin Mazic·Artem Komolov·Benetton Fribourg·Benetton Treviso·CSKA Moscow·FMP Belgrade·Francesco Ramengi·Lottomatica Roma·Montepaschi Siena·Nemanja Bezbradica·Nenad Miljenovic·Nikola Siladi·Ojars Silins·Riccardo Ferrarese·Rolandas Jakstas·Stefan Petkovic·Stella Azzurra Roma·Strahinja Mladenovic·Tommaso Ingrosso·Zalgiris Kaunas
September 18th, 2009 · 3 Comments
A new initiative established by FIBA Europe and sponsored by Champion was the U18 All-Stars camp for young European players held these days in Poland. 32 players got selected according to their performances at the U18 European Championships and went to work in several sessions with established coaches like Svetislav Pesic .21 players got an […]
August 2nd, 2009 · 1 Comment
FIBA Europe announced the creation of a new event on the Youth basketball calendar this weekend with the Champion U18 All-Star Game that will be held from 16th to 19th September 2009 in Katowice during the Eurobasket 2009. 24 players have been selected during the FIBA Europe European championship of Division A. Together with the […]
Tags: Alberto Jodar·Andrea de Nicolao·Andreas Person·Augustas Peciukevicius·Branislav Dekic·Christopher Czerapowicz·Danilo Andusic·Dejan Musli·Edo Muric·Emil binev·Enes Kanter·Evan Fournier·Furkan Aldemir·Janos Eilingsfeld·Jonas Valanciunas·Lazar Radosavljevic·Leo Westermann·Linos Chrysikopoulos·Mael Lebrun·Martins Meiers·Nemanja Radovic·Nimrod Tishman·Oleksandr Lypovyy·Pavel Antipov·Philipp Neumann·Safak Edge·Samuel Deguara·Saulius Kulvietis·Sebastian Szymanski·Toni Prostran
June 28th, 2009 · No Comments
After having discussed the NBA prospects in Treviso, I take a closer look at the other players present in Treviso that may be NBA candidates in the next years or stay in Europe.
Tags: Adam Hanga·Alexey Shved·Anton Ponomarev·Artem Zabelin·BC Siauliai·Cajasol Sevilla·Carl Ona Embo·CB Granada·CSKA Moscow·Hyères-Toulon·Mindaugas Kuzminskas·Nikos Pappas·Pablo Aguilar·Reebok Eurocamp·Tomas Satoransky
June 23rd, 2009 · No Comments
Here we go for the second part of Hippo’s review on the Nordic Championships 2009 with the report on the U16 tournament.
Tags: Adrian Schonning·Chris-Ebou Ndow·Christian Benzon·Daniel Dolenc·Frederik Rungby·Ilari Seppälä·Jonathan Person·Joonas Caven·Kalle Naapi·Kevin R. Larsen·Kristofer Acox·Marcus Eriksson·Mikael Herbert·Mikko Jämsä·Nicholas Spires·Tobias Borg·Valur Orri Valsson·William Asplund
June 22nd, 2009 · No Comments
Hippo has sent us a great report on the Nordic Championships that have been played nearly a month ago in Solna, Sweden. Enjoy the read and get the info on the most talented players coming from Scandinavia.
Tags: Aegir Thor Steinarsson·Alexander Bak·Alexander Lindqvist·Andreas Person·Antto Nikkarinen·Christopher Czerapowicz·Daniel Persson·Haukur Oskarsson·Haukur Palsson·Henry McCarthy·Jonas Jerebko·Jonas Zohore Bergstedt·Jonathan Gilling·Karamo Jawara·Lauri Toivonen·Ragnar Natanelsson·Samuli Vanttaja·Sigurdur Thorarinsson·Stian Emil Berg·Tomas Tomasson·Villematti Kopio
June 20th, 2009 · 1 Comment
After the in-detail reports about Lithuania and France, I will take a closer look at the players that stood out in my eyes with the four other non-European participants in Douai. The reports on these players will not be as detailed of course as they are not in the focus of this website.