Real Madrid, qualified for the Euroleague final, thanks its Blues

And the Dancing Bear began his saraband on the floor. The buzzer had just sounded when Guerschon Yabusele, the French interior of Real Madrid, growled his rage with all his might, soon joined by Vincent Poirier, Fabien Causeur, and the others. Nikola Mirotic had just seen his last attempt at equalizing, from midfield, repelled, and […]

Rudy Gobert will play well for Euro 2022 with the Blues

His decision worried the staff of the Blues, who had already seen Nando De Colo and the captain of the Olympic vice-champions in Tokyo, Nicolas Batum, forfeit for the next Eurobasket (September 1-18 in Germany, Czech Republic, Georgia and Italy) . They have reason to be reassured, now that Rudy Gobert has confirmed his presence […]

Mouhammadou Jaiteh (Bologna) named Eurocup MVP

Awarded since the 2008-2009 season, the distinction of MVP (best player) of the season in the Eurocup, little sister of the queen event, the Euroleague, had never been won by a French player. It is now done with the designation, Monday morning, of Mouhammadou Jaiteh. Bologna dream of Euroleague The international interior (2.11m, 27 years […]

Monaco and the curse of match 5 in the Euroleague

It’s a number – thirteen – a statistic that looks like a curse, as if engraved in the marble of the ancient columns of the Parthenon. Since the Euroleague set up best-of-five quarter-finals, no one – in thirteen occurrences, therefore – has managed to snatch their ticket to the Final Four in a cleaver match […]