Steph Curry spoke about the improving chemistry on team USA after their win over Slovenia in the 2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup.
DeMar DeRozan spoke to the media after the USA’s win over Slovenia in the 2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup quarter finals. The win means DeRozan will face his Toronto Raptors team mate Jonas Valanciunas and Lithuania in the next round. DeRozan told BiE that he is eager to take on his team mate for a […]
The scoreline reflected the dominance the USA enjoyed in possession but this was a far from polished performance by Coach K’s troops, writes Emmet Ryan. The Slovenian fans wanted the USA to know whose house they were in from the top, booing when the Americans won the opening tip and on the first few possessions […]
Zoran Dragic came up big tonight and Sam Meyerkopf of Euroleague Adventures caught him in the mixed zone to ask how his energy made the difference as Slovenia topped Dominican Republic 71-61 in the 2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup.
Slovenia secured a quarter-final clash with the USA by beating the Dominican Republic on Saturday but it was a far from convincing performance, writes Emmet Ryan. The crowd was smaller but there was far more of a feel of a knockout game to this one than the earlier one-sided affair in Bareclona. The bright green […]
USA coach Mike Krzyzewski was asked about the Slovenian team in the wake of his side’s win over Mexico at the 2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup. Coach K said he wouldn’t comment on Slovenia or the Dominican Republic as a matter of respect as the two potential opponents for USA hadn’t played yet. Instead he […]
Just in time for today’s semi finals to prove us completely wrong, here’s our updated Power Rankings for EuroBasket 2013 after the quarter final round. 1. Spain. It’s a what have you done for me lately business and nobody has done more than Spain. They leap Croatia on the back of an utter rout of Serbia. […]
After the disappointment of Wednesday night’s quarter final loss, the Dragic brothers had huge games for Slovenia to beat Serbia and book their tickets to Spain next year. Listen to the good Vibrations! Do you hear the crazy Game? Do you smell the scent of Glory? Do you feel the hug of fame? Slovenia booked […]
Three more teams will book their place in the 2014 FIBA World Cup on Thursday as the quarter finals of EuroBasket 2013 conclude. Here’s are take and picks on both games as well as the classification game between Slovenia and Serbia where the winner books a ticket to Spain. Croatia lost their first game in […]
The home side exited EuroBasket 2013 after a quarter final that took a while to come to life. This game started ugly but Slovenia clearly came out the better of the first quarter. Going in 14-10 up at the end of the final frame, there was reason for the home crowd to be hopeful. Neutrals […]
Arguably the two best matched quarter finals of EuroBasket 2013 talk place on Wednesday. Serbia take on Spain in a re-match of the 2009 final while hosts Slovenia take on France. Serbia vs Spain – 17.30 CET The young and improving Serbs take on the winners of the last two EuroBaskets. The key match-ups here […]
Where once there was 12 now stand 8. The quarter finals are set so it’s time to update our Power Rankings. There are some radical changes but I still expect plenty of you will be upset. Take aim in the comments. 1. Croatia (4-1). It was really tough to decide between first and second here. […]