European basketball has never witnessed a story like that of Pascal Donnadieu and EuroChallenge semi-finalists JSF Nanterre and such a remarkable fairytale will probably never be replicated.
The long pursuit of a German Beko Bundesliga play-off berth by the Fraport Skyliners came to an early successful conclusion on Sunday, in far more spectacular fashion than they had imagined.
For every player and staff member at EuroChallenge semi-finalists Energia Targu-Jiu the 'life is full of surprises' cliché has taken over a whole new meaning this year.
He might be only 22, but Johannes Voigtmann is one of the most qualified players on the Fraport Skyliners roster to transmit the core values and atmosphere at the German EuroChallenge semi-finalists.
EuroChallenge Final Four participants Energia Targu-Jiu have enjoyed a dominant start in the Romanian LNB league play-offs, taking a giant step over the weekend towards a semi-final berth.
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