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All-Decade Nominee: Luka Doncic

Real was cautious and determined with Doncic, gradually giving him more and more playing time until he made his EuroLeague [...]

Jaka Klobucar is a newcomer at Chalon

ES Chalon-Sur-Saone (Jeep ELITE ProA) strengthened their roster with addition of 32-year old Slovenian ex-international small forward Jaka Klobucar (198-91kg-87). He played most [...]


Jaume Ponsarnau talks speed, physicality in Basketball " invited the head coaches of the Turkish Airlines EuroLeague, some of the very best teachers in the game, to talk about the latest trends in basketball. We start with Valencia Basket coach Jaume Ponsarnau. The 48-year-old began his career on the sidelines with amateur side Tarrega in the mid-1990s and gradually worked his way up to the professional level as he took over at Manresa in 2006. He [...]

Coach Itoudis, Cory Higgins, Euroleague Champs with CSKA

Berlin, GERMANY: Coach Dimitris Itoudis and guard Cory Higgins, and their team CSKA were crowned champions of the Euroleague finals. CSKA beat Fenerbahce in the final game 101-96 in OT. This is Coach Itoudis first Euroleague final in the second year as a Euroleague team coach. This season, Cory Higgins averaged 20.4 min, 9.2 pts, 2.2 rebounds, 1.2 assists in Euroleague competition. Congratulations!

Dimitris Itoudis: On coaching creativity "His biography says that Dimitris Itoudis made his Euroleague head coaching debut last season, but CSKA Moscow's boss is nothing less than one of the most experienced pros in his field. He was working the sidelines since age 20 in both Croatia and his native Greece before joining the staff of Zeljko Obradovic at Panathinaikos Athens in 1999 as the lead assistant coach. Their five Euroleague titles in the [...]