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.
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June 20th, 2009 · 1 Comment
June 17th, 2009 · No Comments
Today, I will talk about the second European team to have played in this year’s edition of the Douai World Tournament: Lithuania. A team that was composed of 1990 and 1992 born players missing all their talented 91 guard players. This came up to a situation having a team dominated by inside players and totally [...]
June 15th, 2009 · 2 Comments
To start the in-depth reports about the Douai World Tournament, I will take a closer look to the third placed French team. Being only one point short of the Final victory, the team looks a bit undersized compared to the different other teams in the competition and also the typical hyper athletic inside player is [...]
June 14th, 2009 · No Comments
The final day in Douai was marked by the still very open possibilities for the final results.
June 13th, 2009 · No Comments
After three days of high level competition, the 23rd edition of the Douai World Tournament continued today. Having arrived only today in the city of Northern France, it did not last long to see already some big action.
Tags: Andrew Albicy·Cody Ellis·Cory Joseph·Donatas Motiejunas·Douai·Gediminas Bertasius·Gediminas Orelikas·Jordan McRae·Kelly Olynyk·Laurent Bivard·Mangisto Arop·Mike Rosario·Paul Lacombe·Simon Bibeau
June 11th, 2009 · No Comments
Before leaving for Northern France on Saturday morning, here are some first pieces of information that could be found around the net about the Douai World Tournament 2009.
June 4th, 2009 · No Comments
The 23rd edition of the Mondial Juniors de Basket will be played from the 10th to the 14th of June in Northern France. It is one of the last events before the NBA Draft and this year’s edition can be considered as one of the strongest preparation tournament for the Under 19 World Championship to [...]
January 24th, 2009 · No Comments
The Douai World Tournament has announced 7 of its 8 participating teams. This year’s edition will be played with U19 National Teams that are in their preparation phase for the U19 World Championship that will be played in July in New Zealand. I take a quick look at the teams and who are the possible [...]