The progress of generational change that Russia commenced last year will need to accelerate even faster this summer, as four veteran players have had to pull out of the EuroBasket 2015 2nd Qualifying Round.
Iceland have announced a 30-man wider training squad for EuroBasket 2015 Second Qualification Round, with all their key personnel on the list.
The next couple of weeks will determine how much resemblance the Czech Republic's roster this summer will have with the Czech team that took to the floor at EuroBasket 2013, last September.
Dusan Gvozdic, who conducted on Thursday in Minsk his first practice session in charge of the Belarus national team, is poised to be the youngest head coach in the upcoming EuroBasket 2015 2nd Qualifying Round.
Latvia head coach Ainars Bagatskis has welcomed back plenty of familiar faces at his team's first practice session of their training camp for the upcoming EuroBasket 2015 2nd Qualification Round.