Gustas Takes Home Final Four MVP

The 2008 edition of the EuroCup Final Four presented five players who stood out in the two game days of the competition and were named to the All-Tournament team.

The trophy lifters from Riga - Barons LMT sent two representatives, including the MVP while the finalist from Belgium - Dexia Mons-Hainaut are represented by two as well, while hosts Proteas EKA AEL finalize the group of five.

Proteas Hold Off Tartu For Third Place

Proteas EKA AEL finished their EuroCup 2008 campaign with a Final Four third place, after beating Tartu Rock 79-70 in Limassol, Cyprus on Sunday night.

The Cypriot side's win was never really in doubt as they took an early lead in the first quarter and maintained a comfortable margin throughout the game.



NoNamePos. HeightBirth datePlace of birth
 Georgios Palalas PG 1.85 20.03.1981 Limassol (CYP)  
 Christos Spyrou 1.97 19.03.1975 Limassol (CYP)  
 Bruno Sundov 2.20 10.02.1980 Split (CRO)  
 4Alexandros Liatsos 2.00 18.11.1980 Nicosia (CYP)  
 5Aleksandar Cuic 2.08 03.11.1983 Rijeka (CRO)  
 6Karim Souchu 1.98 30.03.1979 Senlis (FRA)  
 7Milutin Aleksic 1.98 28.04.1982 Belgrade (SRB)  
 8Ryan Randle 2.06 21.04.1981 Texas (USA)  
 9Konstantinos Perentos 1.98 01.05.1983 Limassol (CYP)  
10Ali Bouziane 1.92 25.03.1977 Boufarik (ALG)  
11Rade Kozomara 1.93 05.12.1983 Bagdad (IRQ)  
12Olivier Ilunga PG 1.85 13.03.1984 Kinshasa (COD)  
13Vasily Zavoruev SG 1.98 13.01.1987 Moscow (RUS)  
14Maxime Zianveni 1.98 29.12.1979 Nancy (FRA)  
15Duane Woodward GF 1.96 04.06.1976 Queens N.Y. (USA)  


Head Coach: Charles Barton

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More Final Four Facts

On Sunday in Cyprus either Barons Riga or Dexia Mons Hainaut will be crowned EuroCup Champion 2008 and whomever comes out on top it will be a historic win.

A Belgian team has never won a European Cup and for fans in Latvia it's been a long wait after ASK Riga won a title in the 1960's

A Final Four Did You Know

Sure these are the top four teams from EuroCup 2008 but we're willing to bet their is plenty you don't know about them.

With that in mind here are some nuggets about the teams that will battle it out for the EuroCup 2008 title this weekend.

Ebong Leads Dexia Into Final18.04.2008
Final Four Participants Speak Out17.04.2008
Proteas Happy To Be Home07.04.2008
EuroCup Final Four Cyprus Bound07.03.2008
Decision To Return Pays Off For Woodward05.03.2008
Proteas Pound Khimik To Reach Landmark26.02.2008
First-Half Run Propels Proteas To Win19.02.2008
Proteas EKA AEL Shoot For The Stars06.02.2008
Kozomara Receives Second Chance With Proteas31.01.2008
EuroCup Quarter Final Round Set29.01.2008


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PTSM. Aleksic16.8
RTM. Aleksic6.9
ASM. Aleksic4.1
STM. Aleksic1.6
BSB. Sundov0.4


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20.11.2007vs BC Dnipro[W] 64-53 (A)
27.11.2007vs BC Dnipro[W] 104-69 (H)
11.12.2007vs Olympia[L] 70-74 (A)
19.12.2007vs KK Zagreb[W] 103-80 (H)
08.01.2008vs KK Zagreb[L] 77-82 (A)
15.01.2008vs Olympia[W] 91-71 (H)
22.01.2008vs Spartak St. Petersburg[W] 81-77 (A)
29.01.2008vs Spartak St. Petersburg[W] 72-71 (H)
19.02.2008vs Khimik[W] 70-65 (H)
26.02.2008vs Khimik[W] 87-76 (A)
18.04.2008vs Dexia Mons-Hainaut[L] 55-70
20.04.2008vs Tartu Rock[W] 79-70


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