Virtus sent an offer for Manu Ginobili

September 12th, 2011

Manu GinobiliThe Italian team Virtus (Bologna) has made an offer to star San Antonio Spurs Manu Ginobili, the contract until the end of the lockout in the National Basketball Association, said Gazzetta Dello Sport, the information was confirmed by the brother of Argentina – Leandro.
Interesting fact that only a few weeks ago Virtus owner Claudio Sabatini categorically rejected the possibility to attract Ginobili in the composition, but apparently changed his mind. It is not yet clear when the leader of the “Spurs” will answer the tender.

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Turkoglu will be transfered in Spain

September 6th, 2011

TurkogluThe star of Turkey and the NBA team of  Orlando Magic – Hido Turkoglu will play in the championship of Spain, his homeland, during the lockout in the National Basketball Association, reported the media in our southern neighbor. According to information, basketball is ready to negotiate with any team he ensures that you can come in the U.S., where issues around collective bargaining agreement be allowed.
Currently Turkoglu and national team play Turkey Eurobasket 2011, tomorrow our southern neighbors are facing France.

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Lithuania started with victory on EuroBasket 2011

September 1st, 2011

Lithuania basketballThe host of EuroBasket 2011 – Lithuania started to win their participation in the tournament after being beat Britain with 80:69 in the last match of Group ‘A’. Rimantas Kaukenas was most conducive to the success of his team – 16 points. The star of British Liol Deng scored 25 points and pulled 10 rebounds, and Daniel Clark and Joel Frylend added respectively 15 and 14 points. The match offered many emotions of fans in the hall, and the UK basketball for a moment not worried by more illustrious opponents. However, the break led Lithuania – 48:39, but in the third quarter the hosts made a series of errors and the result was reversed – 57:53 in favor of Liol Deng and company. The final ten minutes Lithuanians corrected his game without any problems and failed again to regain the lead and open difference of 11 points for the final 80:69.

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