FIBA Europe announced on Friday that it has received a record number of eight official bids from potential organisers of EuroBasket 2015.
The Board of FIBA Europe has decided to relocate EuroBasket 2015 from Ukraine to a new destination, during its meeting in Munich, Germany on Friday.
The Board of FIBA Europe
which convened in Munich, Germany on Thursday, approved a request by the Ukrainian Basketball Federation to postpone any decision on EuroBasket 2015 until the beginning of June.
A talismanic figure of Turkish and European basketball, Hedo (Hidayet) Türkoglu, announced on Monday his decision to retire from international duty, thus terminating an almost two-decade long career with the national team.
Turkey entered a new era at the weekend by handing the reins of their senior national team, nicknamed the '12 Giant Men', to the head coach of powerhouse Galatasaray Liv Hospital, Ergin Ataman.