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The Euroleague 2012/2013 quarter-finals are starting

On Tuesday april 9 the basketball Euroleague 2012/2013 quarter-finals will start. This round will be played in a playoff series to the best of five games in which the teams qualified from each group will cross path the the ones qualified from the other group. With the new Top 16 format the first classified teams of each group will lay the fourth classified ones of the other group and the second classified ones of each group will play the third classified ones of the other group. Continue reading

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Happy birthday Michael Jordan!

Michael Jeffrey Jordan was born on February 17, 1963 in Brooklyn, New York. In his NBA career he won 6 titles with the Chicago Bulls. He wan the gold medal at the Olympic Games in 1984 and in 1992 with the legendary Dream Team. Continue reading

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Happy birthday Hakeem Olajuwon!

Hakeem Abdul Olajuwon was born on January 21, 1963 in Lagos, Nigeria. First overall pick at the NBA draft, he won two NBA titles in 1994 and 1995. In 1996 he won the gold medal at the Atlanta Olympic Games. Continue reading

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The Euroleague 2012/2013 Top 16 is starting

Thursday December 27, 2012 the basketball Euroleague 2012/2013 Top 16 is starting. In recent years, the Top 16 started around mid-January but this season the formula has been changed. In the new Top 16 there are only two groups of 8 teams each so there will be more games. This new structure with 4 teams for each group that will go to the quarter-finals will definitely change this second phase of the Euroleague. Continue reading

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Mike D’Antoni is the new Los Angeles Lakers head coach

Mike D’Antoni has been appointed new head coach of the Los Angeles Lakers finishing a weekend of fire from the typical Hollywood style that characterizes the events around the famous NBA team. He replaced Mike Brown, who was fired last Friday. Continue reading

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The NBA season 2012/2013 is starting

Tomorrow the NBA championship 2012/2013 is starting. Continue reading

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