Press Releases 2014
FIBA Europe joins the Serbian and international basketball family in mourning the death of Crvena Zvezda Telekom fan Marko Ivkovic.
FIBA Europe has announced the seedings for the EuroBasket Women 2015 draw which will take place in Budapest on 29 November.
The Board of FIBA Europe has approved the EuroBasket 2015 host countries' choice of partner Federations for the Group Phase of the competition.
The Board of FIBA Europe approved the hosts for the 2015 European Youth Championships during its autumn meeting in Munich on Friday.
FIBA announced on Friday the launch of its new 3x3 basketball specific education initiative, the 3x3 e-learning programme.
The 2015 edition of the FIBA 3x3 U18 World Championships will take place in Tunisia next June and feature 48 teams from 36 countries, FIBA announced on Wednesday.
The EuroBasket 2015 Draw will be held on 8 December 2014 in Disneyland Paris.
More than 60 delegates from over 30 countries attended the second annual FIBA Europe Mini-Basketball Convention and U14 Get Together in Warsaw, Poland over the weekend of 17-19 October.
Dario Saric was presented with the 2013 FIBA Europe Young Men's Player of the Year award by FIBA Europe and Turkish Basketball Federation Board Member Harun Erdenay on Thursday night.
The second annual FIBA Europe Mini-Basketball Convention and U14 Get Together is set to take place in Warsaw, Poland from 17-19 October.
Team Novi Sad (SRB) dominated Saskatoon (CAN) 21-11 in Sunday's Final of the third edition of the FIBA 3x3 World Tour, which was held in the state-of-the-art Xebio Arena in Sendai, Japan.
Baku 2015 European Games earlier this week officially confirmed the 16 men's and 16 women's teams that will compete in Basketball 3x3 at next year's inaugural event.
It was praise all around at the O2 World Berlin on Wednesday night as Tony Parker was presented with the 2013 FIBA Europe Player of the Year award.
San Antonio Spurs and French legend Tony Parker will be presented with the 2013 FIBA Europe Player of the Year Award when the Spurs take on ALBA Berlin at the O2 World Berlin venue on Wednesday.
World champions USA retained their title after rolling to a 77-64 triumph against Spain in the Final of the 2014 FIBA World Championship for Women at Fenerbahce Arena in Istanbul on Sunday.
Team Sao Paulo beat Santos 21-12 in Sunday's all-Brazilian final of the FIBA 3x3 World Tour Rio de Janeiro Masters, which was held in one of the venues of the 2016 Olympic Games.
The Board of FIBA Europe which met in Madrid, Spain last week, took a range of decisions in addition to appointing the host cities of EuroBasket 2015.
As well as being a resounding success on the courts, the 2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup turned out to also be a huge hit across all of FIBA's digital platforms.
FIBA's Central Board convened its first meeting of the 2014-2019 term of office under the leadership of newly-elected President Horacio Muratore on Saturday 13 September.
Romanian club Alba Iulia have announced on Monday their withdrawal from the upcoming EuroLeague Women season.
Following on from the already huge digital success of the 2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup, FIBA has made available for free download a second screen "FIBA REPLAY" app from the Apple App Store.
Croatia, France, Germany and Latvia were awarded the right to be the hosts of next year's EuroBasket 2015, while France were also assigned the Final Phase.
The Group Phase of the 2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup witnessed a lot of thrilling, entertaining and close games and this was reflected in some equally impressive broadcast ratings.
History will be written on Friday when the inaugural edition of the 3x3 European Championships tips off in Bucharest.
Team Trbovlje defeated Kranj in a thrilling 17-16 overtime win in Saturday's all-Slovenian final of the FIBA 3x3 World Tour Lausanne Masters, which was held in the heart of the Olympic capital.
FIBA, the International Basketball Federation, and social media giant Twitter are teaming up on a large-scale and cutting-edge collaboration starting at the 2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup (30 August-14 September).
Delegates from the 116 national federations in attendance at the FIBA World Congress on Thursday elected 12 of the potential 29 members that will make up the Central Board for the 2014-2019 term of office.
FIBA has taken a huge leap forward with the launch of the TV Academy (www.fibatvacademy.com), a revolutionary, innovative and cutting edge online educational tool.
FIBA on Wednesday held its final Central Board meeting of the 2010-2014 cycle.
The EuroBasket 2015 2nd Qualifying Round concluded on Wednesday, with 13 teams securing their spot at next year's Final Round.
The preparations for the inaugural 3x3 European Championships, organised by the Romanian Basketball Federation and Sport Arena Streetball, under the aegis of FIBA Europe, have entered the final phase.
Team Novi Sad (SRB) edged out Bucharest (ROU) in an intense 16-14 win in Sunday's final of the FIBA 3x3 World Tour Prague Masters, which was staged in the historic centre of the Czech capital.
FIBA Europe has imposed a one-game ban on two players and fined three Federations, following infraction of its regulations in recent EuroBasket 2015 2nd Qualifying Round games.
FIBA, the International Basketball Federation, and Procter & Gamble (P&G), the world's largest maker of consumer packaged goods for home, hair and health, have signed a comprehensive partnership agreement to support FIBA's main competitions until 2015.
Serbia have finished the best of the European teams at the 2014 FIBA U17 World Championship in Dubai, defeating Spain 62-59 in the bronze medal game.
FIBA, the International Basketball Federation and FEB, the Spanish Basketball Federation, on Tuesday released 'Sube la Copa' the official song of the 2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup.
FIBA Europe announced on Wednesday afternoon the pools for the inaugural 3x3 European Championships which take place from 5-7 September in Bucharest, Romania.
The field of the participating nations for the inaugural 3x3 European Championships is now completed after the last qualifying event drew to a close in Riga, on Sunday.
FIBA Europe announced on Friday that it has received a record number of eight official bids from potential organisers of EuroBasket 2015.
FIBA Europe announced on Wednesday that Israel's EuroBasket 2015 Qualifying Round home game against Montenegro, on 10 August, will be played in Nicosia, Cyprus.
Fans of basketball can follow the action from the 2014 U18 European Youth Championship Men which tips off in Konya, Turkey today, on YouTube.
Fans of basketball will have the opportunity to watch the semi-finals and the two medal games from the U20 European Championship this weekend on LiveBasketball.tv.
Tickets for the 2014 FIBA World Championship for Women are on sale and can be purchased on www.biletix.com, the official ticketing partner of the Turkish Basketball Federation (TBF) for one of FIBA's flagship events.
The summer of live streaming from the 2014 European Youth Championships continues, with broadcasts from the U20 European Championship in Crete.
For the first time in its history the European Championship for Small Countries Women will be streamed live on the internet.
FIBA Europe President Turgay Demirel visited Ukraine on Tuesday to discuss EuroBasket 2017 with leading governmental officials.
FIBA Europe was proud to unveil the logo for the upcoming EuroCup Women season on Sunday in Munich.
The draw for EuroChallenge 2014-15 has concluded in Munich, Germany.
The EuroLeague Women draw for the 2014-15 season has concluded in Munich, Germany.
The draw for EuroCup Women 2014-15 has concluded in Munich, Germany.