Basketball In Europe

Serbia No Match For USA
For the first time in their history, USA have won back-to-back FIBA Basketball World Cups, outplaying Serbia 129-92 in the gold medal game. 
Milos, Maestro, MVP Candidate
Serbia's hopes to produce an upset in the final of the FIBA Basketball World Cup against the USA, are directly proportional to the chances of one very special player to produce an almost perfect display on Sunday.
Madrid Is A Long Way From Indianapolis
There is only a handful of things that have not changed from September 2002, when a Yugoslavia side comprising of 11 Serbian players was crowned world champions in Indianapolis, USA.
Historic France Stay Hungry
If there were any doubts left after the gold medal success at EuroBasket 2013 that the current national team is the best in French basketball history, they were emphatically dispersed on Saturday in Madrid.
France Make Historic Trip To Podium
France have landed on the FIBA Basketball World Cup podium for the first time in the country's history, overcoming a short turnaround to defeat Lithuania 95-93 in the bronze medal game
Lithuania, France Take Aim At Podium
Fans will be treated to a repeat of the EuroBasket 2013 final on Saturday in Madrid, only this time around the prize is the bronze medal at the 2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup.
Serbia Survive Batum Show
Serbia, the last European team to earn automatic qualification to the FIBA Basketball World Cup from Europe, will now take on USA on Sunday in the fight for gold, having clung on to defeat France 90-85.
Federations' Roundup
Read up on the latest news from Europe's basketball federations and leagues. This time, we take a look on the rebranding of Basketball England and the new web TV platform of Finnish Korisliiga.
Bogdanovic And The 'Yugoslav' Mentality
France head coach Vincent Collet was full of praise for the Serbian team in the run-up to the clash between the European sides in the semi-finals of the FIBA Basketball World Cup in Madrid.
Lithuania Picked Apart By USA11.09.2014
French Youngsters Deliver The Goods11.09.2014
Spain Come To Terms With End Of A Dream11.09.2014
Nothing To Lose For Lithuania11.09.2014
France Shock Spain11.09.2014
Serbia Blast Past Brazil10.09.2014
We Meet Again10.09.2014
Serbia Start From Scratch Against Brazil10.09.2014
Slovenia Fail To Hang With USA09.09.2014
Lauvergne, Gobert Relish Spain Challenge09.09.2014
Lithuania End Turkish Journey09.09.2014
Raduljica Returns As A Mighty Bear08.09.2014
European Flavour In World Cup Quarters08.09.2014
Preldzic Miracles Get Turkey Up07.09.2014
Second Half Sees Serbia Through07.09.2014
Valanciunas Takes Lithuania To Quarters07.09.2014
Greece Deflect Podium Talk07.09.2014
Spain And France To Meet Again06.09.2014
Slovenia Make Date With USA06.09.2014
French Experience Pays Dividends06.09.2014
Rudez Says Croatia Can Do It Like 201306.09.2014
Collet: They Have Saric, We Have Boris05.09.2014
European Roundup: Day 605.09.2014
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European Roundup: Day 403.09.2014
European Roundup: Day 302.09.2014
European Roundup: Day 2 in Groups A & B01.09.2014
European Roundup: Day 2 in Groups C & D01.09.2014
European Roundup: Day 1 In Groups C & D31.08.2014
European Roundup: Day 1 In Groups A & B31.08.2014
European Talent To Shine At Spain 201429.08.2014
Saras To Call It A Day, Turn To Coaching30.07.2014
Heartbreak For Spain at U17 WC Women07.07.2014
Olimpia Milano Ends 18 Year Wait30.06.2014
Saric Tops European List In NBA Draft27.06.2014
Barcelona Topple Real Madrid In Spain27.06.2014
Asik, Calderon Lift Trade Season Curtain26.06.2014
Ukrainian Clubs Drop Out Of VTB League25.06.2014
David Blatt, The Hybrid European Coach23.06.2014
Bogdanovic Leads Partizan Title Defence23.06.2014




New Wave Of Russian Talent Impresses
Russia have started the U16 European Championship Women with six wins in a row, which has left many observers wondering - how far can this team go?
Hammon Remains In The Spotlight
FIBA Europe women's basketball specialist Paul Nilsen weighs in on the news that Becky Hammon is set to become the first fully-paid female coach in NBA history.
Hungary's Bright Future
Women's basketball is on the rise in Hungary, and the U16 European Championship Women hosts are optimistic about capitalising on their current wave of success.
Mussini, Team Game Key For Italy11.07.2014
Eliezer-Vanerot, France Looking To Repeat18.06.2014
Vucetic, Serbia Out To Make Amends06.06.2014

Around Europe

Federations' Roundup12.09.2014