NEWS

19.09.2009
Officials Look Ahead To 2011

With EuroBasket 2009 entering its final two days Saturday was the perfect opportunity to introduce some of the key players in the organization of EuroBasket 2011 to take place in Lithuania in two years time.

Lithuania's Minister for Foreign Affairs Mr. Vygaudas Usackas joined FIBA Europe Secretary General Nar Zanolin to visit with a room full of media interested in a first look at the events new official logo, and to view a video presentation detailing Lithuania's rich basketball history and introducing the host cities.

16.09.2009
Butautas Steps Down From Lithuania Post
Ramunas Butautas stepped down as head coach of Lithuania following his team's 89-79 defeat against Serbia on the final day of EuroBasket 2009 Qualifying Round in Lodz.

The result saw Lithuania finish dead last in Group F with an 0-5 mark. Their only win of the entire tournament was in the Opening Round against Bulgaria.

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ROSTER

NoNamePos. HeightBirth datePlace of birthCurrent club
4Andrius Mazutis PG 1.80 21.04.1981 Mazeikiai (LTU)  ASK RIGA (Latvia-LBL) 
5Mantas Kalnietis PG 1.95 06.09.1986 Kaunas (LTU)  ZALGIRIS KAUNAS (Lithuania-LKL) 
6Jonas Maciulis 1.98 10.02.1985 Kaunas (LTU)  ZALGIRIS KAUNAS (Lithuania-LKL) 
7Darjus Lavrinovic FC 2.12 01.11.1979 Vilnius (LTU)  UNICS KAZAN (Russia-Superleague) 
8Mindaugas Lukauskis PF 1.98 19.05.1979 Panevezys (LTU)  LIETUVOS RYTAS VILNIUS 
9Tomas Delininkaitis PG 1.91 11.06.1982 Klaipeda (LTU)  Budivelnyk Kyiv (Ukraine-Superleague) 
10Arturas Jomantas SG 2.00 04.05.1985 Skuodas (LTU)  LIETUVOS RYTAS VILNIUS (Lithuania-LKL) 
11Linas Kleiza PF 2.03 03.01.1985 Kaunas (LTU)  DENVER NUGGETS (USA-NBA) 
12Ksistof Lavrinovic FC 2.10 01.11.1979 Vilnius (LTU)  MONTEPASCHI SIENA (Italy-Lega) 
13Simas Jasaitis PF 2.02 26.03.1982 Vilnius (LTU)  JOVENTUT BADALONA (Spain-ACB) 
14Marijonas Petravicius 2.07 24.10.1979 Silale (LTU)  LIETUVOS RYTAS VILNIUS (Lithuania-LKL) 
15Robertas Javtokas 2.11 20.03.1980 Siauliai (LTU)  DINAMO MOSCOW (Russia-Superleague) 

COACHES

Head Coach: Ramunas Butautas
Assistant Coach: Rimas Kurtinaitis

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16.09.2009
Serbia Lock Down Third Spot

Lithuania put up a huge fight but it wasn't enough to beat Milos Teodosic and Serbia who won their Qualifying Round Group F clash in Lodz, 89-79.

The result sealed third place for Dusan Ivkovic's men and set up a Quarter-Final showdown with Russia in Katowice.

15.09.2009
Lithuania Playing For Pride

Lithuania are in the unenviable position of having to play another game in EuroBasket Qualifying Round Group F despite having no chance of progressing to the Quarter-Finals.

Forty hard minutes are in front of them against Serbia, a side that has already qualified for the last eight but needs a win to improve its standing in Group F.

Spain Send Lithuania Packing14.09.2009
Lithuania Mystified By Their Own Struggles14.09.2009
Heavyweights Look To Find Their Way13.09.2009
Slovenia Make It Look Easy12.09.2009
Lithuania Search For Form Continues Against Slovenia11.09.2009
By The Skin Of Their Teeth09.09.2009
For Lithuania, Do Or Die09.09.2009
Hosts Shock Lithuania08.09.2009
Hosts Take On Lithuania08.09.2009
Turkey Find Way Past Lithuania07.09.2009

Team

Lithuania
Lithuania

TEAM LEADERS

CategoryPlayerAvg
PTSM. Petravicius12.8
RTL. Kleiza5.0
ASA. Jomantas3.0
STK. Lavrinovic1.7
BSR. Javtokas0.7

TEAM COMPARISON

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SCHEDULE

07.09.2009vs TUR[L] 76-84
08.09.2009vs POL[L] 75-86
09.09.2009vs BUL[W] 84-69
12.09.2009vs SLO[L] 58-81
14.09.2009vs ESP[L] 70-84
16.09.2009vs SRB[L] 79-89

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Staff

President: Arvydas Sabonis
Secretary General: Mindaugas Spokas
Press contact: Rytis Sabas