|15 February 2010|
FIBA Europe President George Vassilakopoulos was in Dallas, Texas on Sunday at the invitation of NBA Commissioner David Stern as the league celebrated its All-Star Weekend.
|FIBA Europe President George Vassilakopoulos met with NBA Commissioner David Stern during All Star Weekend in Dallas.|
Stern and Vassilakopoulos had a chance to meet in private where they discussed issues relating to world basketball and pledged increased cooperation.
"It was a pleasure to be in Dallas for this event, and to meet with Commissioner Stern," said Vassilakopoulos afterwards.
"We had the chance to discuss many important issues, and I'm certain this open dialogue will only benefit our sport around the world."