Press Releases 2013
Europeans must work together towards a common goal, which is the development of basketball, was the message sent out at the 2013 FIBA Europe General Assembly which was concluded in Newport, Wales, on Saturday.
The EuroBasket 2013 Local Organising Committee (LOC) expressed confidence that they are ready to deliver a top notch event, during a press conference at London's O2 Arena, the venue of the Euroleague Final Four, Saturday.
When the EuroChallenge Final Four 2013 in Izmir, Turkey tips off on Friday 17:30 local time, not only fans in the arena but everyone with an internet connection can follow the action.
Mediaset España have joined a growing number of international broadcasters to secure the television rights for basketball's top properties in the next three years, including the next two EuroBaskets.
The inaugural 3x3 EuroTour is set to heat up the 2013 summer with nine stopovers across Europe before rocking up in Budapest for the Final.
The Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) in Lausanne ruled in favour of FIBA Europe, rejecting a motion by a number of its federations to bring forward elections for a new Board last year.
It was with much sadness that FIBA Europe learned of the passing away of former FIBA Administrative Secretary Ursula Frank at the age of 84.
FIBA Europe is proud to announce the continuation of FIBA Europe Properties' co-operation with Molten Corporation.
FIBA Europe has approved the rescheduling of two of the EuroBasket 2013 Quarter-Finals to ensure fair treatment of the teams set to reach that stage of competition.
Izmir has been selected as the host city of the 2013 EuroChallenge Final Four, set to take place from 26 - 28 April.
EWE Baskets Oldenburg and Pinar Karsiyaka will join Krasnye Krylia and BCM Gravelines-Dunkerque in the EuroChallenge Final Four 2013.
The FIBA Europe Board in Dubrovnik, 16-17 March, discussed a proposal by its Secretariat to study new models of competition for the EuroChallenge, in order to make the competition more attractive for clubs to participate in it.
For basketball fans all over Europe, the waiting is finally over! The eagerly awaited tickets of EuroBasket 2013 go on sale Monday, 18 March, at 17:00 CET.
After working successfully together for almost 10 years FIBA Europe and Head of Operations Miguel Betancor, are parting ways by mutual consent.
Former Greek national team player Giorgos Kolokythas, 67, passed away in the early hours of Saturday morning.
FIBA Europe and the EuroLeague Women Final Eight Local Organising Committee (LOC) announced on Thursday the official schedule of the event.
Bourges Basket and Famila Schio completed the line-up of teams that will fight for the EuroLeague Women 2013 title in the Final Eight in Ekaterinburg, Russia.
Basketball fans could keep their calculators in their pockets on Tuesday night with a number of one-sided encounters making the EuroChallenge Round of 16 final standings relatively straightforward.
FIBA Europe has announced the list of nominated referees, commissioners and referee instructors for the upcoming EuroBasket Women and EuroBasket, respectively.
FIBA Europe and the EuroBasket 2013 Local Organising Committee announced on Monday, the official competition schedule of the event which is to be played in Slovenia, 4-22 September.
FIBA Europe was saddened to learn on Friday morning of the passing away of Romanian Basketball acting Secretary General Radu Draganescu.
FIBA Asia Secretary General Hagop Khajirian had a constructive visit to the office of FIBA Europe in Munich on Tuesday where he met with his European counterpart Secretary General Kamil Novak.
Kayseri Kaski spor and Dynamo Moscow will face each other in the 2013 EuroCup Women Finals.
Andrei Kirilenko has been voted as FIBA Europe Men's Player of the Year 2012, reclaiming the award he previously won back in 2007.
France's Celine Dumerc has been voted as FIBA Europe Women's Player of the Year for 2012.
For a second consecutive year, Lithuania's Jonas Valanciunas has been voted as FIBA Europe Young Men's Player of the Year.
The EuroLeague Women regular season concluded on Wednesday night after 14 weeks of action.
Alina Iagupova has been voted as the 2012 FIBA Europe Young Women's Player of the Year.
Kayseri Kaski spor, Chevakata Vologda and Dynamo Moscow followed MBK Ruzomberok into the EuroCup Women Semi-Finals, after the quarter-final second-leg games concluded on Thursday.
There is no denying that 2012 is to be remembered as a year of mixed feelings for European basketball.
The effects of the on-going financial crisis were felt by a number of stakeholders in the game while it is fair to say that the general basketball structure was tested by events off the playing courts.
On Tuesday, FIBA Europe announced the hosts of the four groups for the 1st Qualification Round of EuroBasket Women 2015.
FIBA Europe has expressed its deep concern about the recent developments in Lithuania, with the reported arrest and detention of Lithuanian Basketball Federation (LBF) Secretary General Mindaugas Balciunas on suspicion of embezzlement of public funds.