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EUROBASKET, DAY 1: Bojan Bogdanovic hits 6 threes and helps Croatia to fight off Finland 84:79

It seems that Croatian NT finally has a Leader  – swingman Bojan Bogdanovic     It was all that we envisioned it to be – Tournament opener vs Finland was an overall struggle for Croatian NT on the both ends of the floor. Croatia somehow managed to fight off it’s own demons of the past, […]

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SHALLOW WATERS: Croatia to open it’s 2011 EuroBasket campaign vs pasky Finland

  Croatian NT will look forward to make an opening statement vs underdog Finland in it’s opening game of 2011 EuroBasket in Lithuania.   However, Finland which has just won additional FIBA EuroBasket qualifying cycle, is in it’s top form right now and just can not be taken lightly by any team.   With combo […]

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MORE IMPORT: Cibona Zagreb acquires NCAA standout Demonte Harper

  Cibona Zagreb make just another move to futherly strengten up it’s backcourt in order to boost it’s chances for the upcoming Euroleague qualification cycle.   22-year old 6’4” combo guard Demonte Harper had a solid NCAA career. While starring for Morehead State Eagles he posted 15.5 points, 5.0 boards and 3.4 assists per game. […]

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LONDON INVITATIONAL, DAY 6: Croatia outplays China for 83:53 win en route to EuroBasket

  On the last day of 2011 London Invitational Tournament Croatia had a relatively easy task of handling down 83:53 loss to not quite well organized China.   Nets 2011 draftee Bojan Bogdanovic again led Croatia in scoring with 16 points, mainly coming on easy transition dunks and mid-range jumpers. C Ante Tomic was very […]

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LONDON INVITATIONAL TOURNAMENT, DAY 5: Croatia suffers embarrasing 60:83 loss to France

  Without it’s leading scorer in preparation cycle SG Kruno Simon, Croatia really had no clue how to deal with the pressing French NT and lost the game by 60:83.   Croatia managed to hit ONLY ONE THREE-POINTER OUT OF SEVENTEEN ATTEMPTS (Popovic) and to score it’s first transition basket as late as 25th minute […]

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Bilbao Basket (ACB) to have Zganec Brothers as it’s special guests during next week practices

  According to the official site of ACB League, Bilbao Basket will have talented Croatian prospects Karlo and Bruno Zganec as it’s guest during next week’s practices.   After leading their team Feniks Zagreb to 2011 Croatian cadet Final Four both players have been the important part of the gold medal winning U16 Croatian NT […]

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