Wednesday marked the second day of quarterfinal action in the FIBA World Cup, and it featured a quartet of actually-good (or, purportedly-good) basketball teams: Spain, France, Brazil and Serbia. Spain, the host country, is expected to handle 2013 Eurobasket champion France, which is playing without Tony Parker, while Brazil and Serbia faced off in the early game to decide who gets...
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The Boston Celtics (19-36) have been one of the main targets in the NBA for rumors and trade talks including most of their core players during their forgetful 2013 campaign. The trade deadline passed Thursday afternoon, the Boston Celtics have made no moves or trades. “There was a lot of talk, but I’m not...
Nenad Krstic has been named Euroleague MVP for the month of January.
Krstic finished January's five games tied for the month’s best average performance index rating, 21.6, with Tarence Kinsey of Partizan. His fifth-ranked 16.4 points, his 6.0 rebounds and his 1.4 assists per game in January all more than doubled his regular season averages. And his PIR of 31.9 per 40 minutes was...
February 04, 2014