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KINEXON real-time tracking system brings performance insights to ANGT Finals

KINEXON real-time tracking system brings performance insights to ANGT Finals

Jun 22, 2018
The Kinexon tracking system was put to the test during the recent Euroleague Basketball Adidas Next Generation Tournament Finals in Belgrade, Serbia, to measure detailed...
ANGT season in review

ANGT season in review

May 30, 2018
It was another historic season in the Euroleague Basketball Adidas Next Generation Tournament with great feats accomplished by teams and individuals though four qualifying...
Euroleague Basketball U18 Tournament champions (2003 - 2018)

Euroleague Basketball U18 Tournament champions (2003 - 2018)

May 23, 2018
Check out all the champions and MVPs of the Euroleague Basketball U18 Tournament over the 16 years in which it has become the greatest gathering of young basketball talent in...
Education sessions helps ANGT stars meet their goals

Education sessions helps ANGT stars meet their goals

May 20, 2018
The future stars of European basketball learned some valuable lessons about the game at the annual Euroleague Basketball Adidas Next Generation Tournament Players Educational...
Rytas guard Sirvydis named ANGT MVP

Rytas guard Sirvydis named ANGT MVP

May 20, 2018
After guiding U18 Lietuvos Rytas Vilnius to the title at the Euroleague Basketball Adidas Next Generation Tournament Finals, Deividas Sirvydis was named Most Valuable Player...
Kinexon to track player movements at U18 Tournament Finals

Kinexon to track player movements at U18 Tournament Finals

May 16, 2018
The Kinexon tracking system will be in use at the 2017-18 Euroleague Basketball Adidas Next Generation Tournament Finals to measure detailed movements of players and game...
ANGT Finals bring best young players to Belgrade

ANGT Finals bring best young players to Belgrade

May 14, 2018
The first tipoffs during the Final Four in Belgrade this week will be at the city's historic Aleksandar Nikolic Hall when the 16th annual Euroleague Basketball Adidas Next...
Hardship abroad leads Zivanovic to Zvezda and once-in-a-lifetime experience

Hardship abroad leads Zivanovic to Zvezda and once-in-a-lifetime experience

May 09, 2018
Lazar Zivanovic left his native Serbia at the tender age of 14 to play for U18 Real Madrid before deciding to move closer to home with U18 Crvena Zvezda mts Belgrade. Now he...
Cerovina wants to lead Mega to junior double

Cerovina wants to lead Mega to junior double

May 06, 2018
Luka Cerovina did not play in the ANGT Championship Game last season, but the forward hopes to take the lessons of watching from the sidelines and guide Mega Bemax Belgrade to...
Bayern's Binapfl eager to just play his game in Belgrade

Bayern's Binapfl eager to just play his game in Belgrade

May 03, 2018
U18 FC Bayern Munich guard Kilian Binapfl enjoyed a breakout tournament at ANGT Munich this season and now he relishes the chance to do it again at the ANGT Finals in Belgrade.
ANGT Finals: Europe's rising stars are bound for Belgrade

ANGT Finals: Europe's rising stars are bound for Belgrade

May 01, 2018
One of the annual basketball highlights at the Turkish Airlines EuroLeague Final Four is the opportunity to see the stars of tomorrow at the EUROLEAGUE BASKETBALL ADIDAS NEXT...
Garuba finally shines for Madrid at ANGT

Garuba finally shines for Madrid at ANGT

Apr 29, 2018
U18 Real Madrid's Usman Garuba will be among the youngest players at the Euroleague Basketball ADIDAS NEXT GENERATION TOURNAMENT Finals in Belgrade, but the promising center...
From Cameroon to Belgrade, Stellazzurra's Eboua emerges as top talent

From Cameroon to Belgrade, Stellazzurra's Eboua emerges as top talent

Apr 22, 2018
In less than three years, Paul Eboua left his native Cameroon to pursue basketball in Italian, learned a new language and culture and developed into a top European prospect....
Crusol wants to do even better than past CFBB greats

Crusol wants to do even better than past CFBB greats

Apr 18, 2018
The latest in a long list of elite talents to play for U18 CFBB Paris is Timothe Crusol, who is eager to leave his mark at the Euroleague Basketball ADIDAS NEXT GENERATION...
Playing for Rytas like wearing Lithuania jersey to Vilnius native Blazevic

Playing for Rytas like wearing Lithuania jersey to Vilnius native Blazevic

Apr 08, 2018
U18 Lietuvos Rytas Vilnius star and ANGT Kaunas All-Tournament selection Marek Blazevic takes great pride in representing both club and country as he establishes himself as...
Zagars inspired by former Joventut greats

Zagars inspired by former Joventut greats

Mar 30, 2018
Latvian playmaker Arturs Zagars uses the rich tradition the youth academy at U18 Divina Seguros Joventut Badalona has to inspire him on his own quest for success.
Belgrade MVP Paunovic ready to lead Zvezda in ANGT Finals, too

Belgrade MVP Paunovic ready to lead Zvezda in ANGT Finals, too

Mar 06, 2018
After winning the club's eighth straight ANGT Belgrade title as MVP, Zoran Paunovic is hoping to guide U18 Crvena Zvezda back to the top of Europe – especially since the...
ANGT record-setter Pecarski now plays alongside his idol

ANGT record-setter Pecarski now plays alongside his idol

Feb 28, 2018
Marko Pecarski, who set an ANGT record this season by playing in the competition for the fifth year in a row, is also fulfilling a dream by playing alongside his childhood...
Paunovic named ANGT Belgrade MVP

Paunovic named ANGT Belgrade MVP

Feb 25, 2018
Zoran Paunovic, who led U18 Crvena Zvezda mts Belgrade to the title at Euroleague Basketball ADIDAS NEXT GENERATION TOURNAMENT Belgrade, was named the tournament’s MVP on...
ANGT Belgrade Players to Watch

ANGT Belgrade Players to Watch

Feb 22, 2018
The last of the four Euroleague Basketball ADIDAS NEXT GENERATION TOURNAMENT qualifying series comes to Serbia this weekend. Here's a primer on some of the players to watch...
Can Zvezda make it eight straight ANGT Belgrade titles?

Can Zvezda make it eight straight ANGT Belgrade titles?

Feb 20, 2018
The fourth and final automatic ticket for the Euroleague Basketball ADIDAS NEXT GENERATION TOURNAMENT Finals is up for grabs this weekend at ANGT Belgrade.
Watching Spanoulis an honor for Olympiacos talent Arsenopoulos

Watching Spanoulis an honor for Olympiacos talent Arsenopoulos

Feb 15, 2018
Nikos Arsenopoulos grew up as an Olympiacos Piraeus supporter, so it has been pretty special for him this season to observe and face off against his role model, Vassilis...
ANGT Munich MVP awaits return home for finals with Madrid

ANGT Munich MVP awaits return home for finals with Madrid

Feb 13, 2018
The Euroleague Basketball ADIDAS NEXT GENERATION TOURNAMENT Finals in Belgrade in May will have special meaning for Mario Nakic as he returns to his hometown hoping to lead...
MVP Nakic of U18 Real Madrid leads Munich all-tourney team

MVP Nakic of U18 Real Madrid leads Munich all-tourney team

Feb 11, 2018
Mario Nakic, who led U18 Real Madrid to the title at the Euroleague Basketball ADIDAS NEXT GENERATION TOURNAMENT Munich, was named the tournament’s MVP.
ANGT Munich Players to Watch

ANGT Munich Players to Watch

Feb 08, 2018
The Euroleague Basketball ADIDAS NEXT GENERATION TOURNAMENT qualifying series comes to Munich for the first time this weekend. Here's a primer on some of the players to watch...
Munich hosts its first ANGT qualifier

Munich hosts its first ANGT qualifier

Feb 07, 2018
The globe’s premier youth club basketball competition comes to Germany when the first-ever Euroleague Basketball ADIDAS NEXT GENERATION TOURNAMENT Munich tips off this weekend.
Sirvydis keeps etching his name in annals of Rytas history

Sirvydis keeps etching his name in annals of Rytas history

Jan 24, 2018
Already the youngest first-team pro in Lietuvos Rytas Vilnius history, do-it-all Deividas Sirvydis added to the club's trophy case as MVP as the U18 team won ANGT Kaunas last...
Winning ANGT games has special meaning for Dossou-Yovo, CFBB

Winning ANGT games has special meaning for Dossou-Yovo, CFBB

Jan 23, 2018
For ANGT Kaunas all-tournament selection Mathis Dossou-Yovo and CFBB, who lose most of their games against men's teams in the French pros, any victory – let alone last year's...
MVP Sirvydis of Rytas headlines All-Tournament team

MVP Sirvydis of Rytas headlines All-Tournament team

Jan 21, 2018
After leading U18 Lietuvos Rytas Vilnius to the title at the Euroleague Basketball ADIDAS NEXT GENERATION TOURNAMENT Kaunas on Sunday, Deividas Sirvydis was named tournament...
ANGT Kaunas Players to Watch

ANGT Kaunas Players to Watch

Jan 18, 2018
The 2018 Euroleague Basketball ADIDAS NEXT GENERATION TOURNAMENT qualifying series tournaments continue this weekend in Lithuania. Here's a primer on some of the players to...
Four former ANGT champs in Kaunas field

Four former ANGT champs in Kaunas field

Jan 17, 2018
Four former continental champions will be at the Euroleague Basketball ADIDAS NEXT GENERATION TOURNAMENT Kaunas trying to knock off the hosts, U18 Zalgiris Kaunas, winners of...
Development is priority for Barcelona talent Samanic

Development is priority for Barcelona talent Samanic

Jan 10, 2018
Luka Samanic dominates the game as if he's played it for all of his life, but the freshly-crowned MVP of the ANGT L'Hospitalet qualifier actually started late in basketball,...
Gran Canaria's Balcerowski motivated by wheelchair-bound father

Gran Canaria's Balcerowski motivated by wheelchair-bound father

Jan 09, 2018
U18 Herbalife Gran Canaria center Aleksander Balcerowski has all the inspiration he needs from his father, Marcin Balcerowski, an all-tournament selection at the recent 2017...
Barcelona's Samanic named ANGT L'Hospitalet MVP

Barcelona's Samanic named ANGT L'Hospitalet MVP

Jan 07, 2018
Even though U18 FC Barcelona Lassa lost in the Final of the Euroleague Basketball ADIDAS NEXT GENERATION TOURNAMENT Ciutat de L’Hospitalet on Sunday, Barcelona star Luka...
ANGT L'Hospitalet Players to Watch

ANGT L'Hospitalet Players to Watch

Jan 04, 2018
The 2018 Euroleague Basketball ADIDAS NEXT GENERATION TOURNAMENT qualifying series tournaments start this weekend in the Barcelona suburb of L'Hospitalet de Llobregat. ANGT...
ANGT L'Hospitalet preview: Barcelona out to defend title

ANGT L'Hospitalet preview: Barcelona out to defend title

Jan 02, 2018
U18 FC Barcelona Lassa will be out to defend its title at Euroleague Basketball ADIDAS NEXT GENERATION TOURNAMENT Ciutat de L’Hospitalet when the 2017-18 ANGT campaign gets...
2017-18 Euroleague Basketball ADIDAS NEXT GENERATION TOURNAMENT Qualifier hosts, participants announced

2017-18 Euroleague Basketball ADIDAS NEXT GENERATION TOURNAMENT Qualifier hosts, participants announced

Oct 06, 2017
Euroleague Basketball is excited to confirm the 32 teams who will compete to be crowned European U18 club champions, as well as the 2017-18 Euroleague Basketball ADIDAS NEXT...
WIMU PRO tracking delivered data on ANGT stars in Istanbul

WIMU PRO tracking delivered data on ANGT stars in Istanbul

Jul 11, 2017
The 2017 Euroleague Basketball ADIDAS NEXT GENERATION TOURNAMENT Finals were the culmination of the club season for the continent's premier junior squads, as their coaching...
CFBB title closes chapter on the 15th ANGT season

CFBB title closes chapter on the 15th ANGT season

Jun 01, 2017
The latest edition of the Euroleague Basketball ADIDAS NEXT GENERATION TOURNAMENT ended with U18 CFBB Paris as the deserved champion of the competition, which began back in...
Euroleague Basketball U18 Tournament champions (2003 - 2017)

Euroleague Basketball U18 Tournament champions (2003 - 2017)

May 23, 2017
Check out all the champions and MVPs of the Euroleague Basketball U18 Tournament over the 15 years in which it has become the greatest gathering of young basketball talent in...
ANGT MVP Fevrier of Paris headlines All-Tournament Team

ANGT MVP Fevrier of Paris headlines All-Tournament Team

May 21, 2017
After leading U18 CFBB Paris to its second-ever title at the Euroleague Basketball ADIDAS NEXT GENERATION TOURNAMENT Finals on Sunday, Ivan Fevrier was named MVP. Fevrier, 18,...
Blatt, Osman give EB ANGT players lessons about character

Blatt, Osman give EB ANGT players lessons about character

May 18, 2017
Talent is good to have, but possessing a strong character and making yourself into a well-rounded, educated individual is even more vital to having success in basketball....
EUROLEAGUE BASKETBALL ADIDAS NEXT GENERATION TOURNAMENT preview

EUROLEAGUE BASKETBALL ADIDAS NEXT GENERATION TOURNAMENT preview

May 15, 2017
Six former winners have come to Istanbul looking to have their names engraved on the trophy as the 2016-17 EUROLEAGUE BASKETBALL ADIDAS NEXT GENERATION TOURNAMENT champions in...
Next generation of stars shines in 15 years of U18 tournament development

Next generation of stars shines in 15 years of U18 tournament development

May 08, 2017
The EUROLEAGUE BASKETBALL ADIDAS NEXT GENERATION TOURNAMENT celebrates its 15th anniversary later this month at the Turkish Airlines EuroLeague Final Four in Istanbul asthe...
Madrid's Pantzar excited about doing big things for Sweden in Spain

Madrid's Pantzar excited about doing big things for Sweden in Spain

May 05, 2017
Among the players leading the charge for U18 Real Madrid at the EUROLEAGUE BASKETBALL ADIDAS NEXT GENERATION TOURNAMENT Finals will be point guard Melwin Pantzar, who is the...
Yeniay hopes to keep control playing in front of Fener fans

Yeniay hopes to keep control playing in front of Fener fans

May 04, 2017
For guard Baris Yeniay and his U18 Fenerbahce Istanbul teammates, the EUROLEAGUE BASKETBALL ADIDAS NEXT GENERATION TOURNAMENT Finals represent an exciting opportunity to...
Paunovic's recipe for playing time for Zvezda is defense

Paunovic's recipe for playing time for Zvezda is defense

May 03, 2017
An all-tournament selection at the EUROLEAGUE BASKETBALL ADIDAS NEXT GENERATION TOURNAMENT Qualifier Belgrade, Zoran Paunovic has found playing time and success with U18...
CFBB's Ayayi learns from big sister

CFBB's Ayayi learns from big sister

Apr 27, 2017
While many basketball prodigies were groomed by their basketball-playing fathers or brothers, Joel Ayayi of U18 CFBB Paris has learned the finer points of the game from big...
Bitadze goes from land of wrestlers to talent-developing Mega

Bitadze goes from land of wrestlers to talent-developing Mega

Apr 21, 2017
Meet the next star of Georgian basketball, center Goga Bitadze of U18 Mega Bemax Belgrade, who will look to shine next month at the ADIDAS NEXT GENERATION TOURNAMENT Finals in...
U18 CSKA's Khomenko switched swimming for basketball after meeting Shveds

U18 CSKA's Khomenko switched swimming for basketball after meeting Shveds

Apr 11, 2017
U18 CSKA Moscow is the record three-time champion of the ADIDAS NEXT GENERATION TOURNAMENT. But the Russian powerhouse is back at the ANGT Finals for the first time since 2007...
Sargiunas gets used to great results with U18 Zalgiris

Sargiunas gets used to great results with U18 Zalgiris

Apr 04, 2017
The fact that U18 Zalgiris Kaunas has reached the ADIDAS NEXT GENERATION TOURNAMENT Finals in Istanbul should not be a surprise. After all, the captain of the team is Ignas...
Zizic appreciates doing dirty work for Barcelona

Zizic appreciates doing dirty work for Barcelona

Mar 28, 2017
As his team looks ahead to trying to repeat as champions of the EUROLEAGUE BASKETBALL ADIDAS NEXT GENERATION TOURNAMENT in Istanbul this May, U18 FC Barcelona Lassa center...
Four invitees complete 2017 EUROLEAGUE BASKETBALL ADIDAS NEXT GENERATION TOURNAMENT field

Four invitees complete 2017 EUROLEAGUE BASKETBALL ADIDAS NEXT GENERATION TOURNAMENT field

Mar 14, 2017
The greatest gathering of young club basketball talent in the world, the 2017 EUROLEAGUE BASKETBALL ADIDAS NEXT GENERATION TOURNAMENT, is now set for its final phase with the...
Uskokovic latest to take charge of Zvezda dynasty

Uskokovic latest to take charge of Zvezda dynasty

Feb 27, 2017
Aleksa Uskokovic claimed his spot in a growing line of champions as tournament MVP after U18 Crvena Zvezda mts Belgrade won its seventh consecutive EUROLEAGUE BASKETBALL...
Zvezda's Uskokovic leads All-Tournament team in Belgrade

Zvezda's Uskokovic leads All-Tournament team in Belgrade

Feb 26, 2017
U18 Crvena Zvezda mts Belgrade point guard Aleksa Uskokovic was named the MVP of the EUROLEAGUE BASKETBALL ADIDAS NEXT GENERATION Qualifying Tournament Marko Ivkovic Belgrade...
Basketball pedigree helps Welsch lead GBA Prague to debut win

Basketball pedigree helps Welsch lead GBA Prague to debut win

Feb 25, 2017
Marek Welsch, who comes from a major basketball family in the Czech Republic, was instrumental as U18 Get Better Academy Prague got a big victory over a tough opponent to mark...
ANGT Belgrade Players to Watch

ANGT Belgrade Players to Watch

Feb 22, 2017
The last of the four Euroleague Basketball ADIDAS NEXT GENERATION TOURNAMENT qualifying series tournaments tips off this weekend in the Serbian capital. Here's a primer on...
ANGT Belgrade preview: Crvena Zvezda seeks seventh crown

ANGT Belgrade preview: Crvena Zvezda seeks seventh crown

Feb 21, 2017
The perennial question at ANGT Belgrade remains, can anyone beat host team, U18 Crvena Zvezda Telekom Belgrade, which has won the last six editions of the event?
Radoncic motivated by "brother" Doncic

Radoncic motivated by "brother" Doncic

Feb 13, 2017
Dino Radoncic really doesn't have to look far to find motivation. Working alongside rising star Luka Doncic helped Radoncic get to where his is today, which is MVP of the...
MVP Radoncic leads ANGT Coin all-tourney team

MVP Radoncic leads ANGT Coin all-tourney team

Feb 12, 2017
U18 Real Madrid forward Dino Radoncic was named the MVP of the EUROLEAGUE BASKETBALL ADIDAS NEXT GENERATION Qualifying Tournament - Coin on Sunday. Radoncic guided Madrid to...
After long wait, Pecarski makes impressive debut with Bayern

After long wait, Pecarski makes impressive debut with Bayern

Feb 11, 2017
One of the players most looking forward to the EUROLEAGUE BASKETBALL ADIDAS NEXT GENERATION TOURNAMENT Qualifying Tournament Coin was Marko Pecarski. The 2000-born top talent...
ANGT Coin Players to Watch

ANGT Coin Players to Watch

Feb 08, 2017
The 2016-17 Euroleague Basketball ADIDAS NEXT GENERATION TOURNAMENT qualifying series returns to Spain this weekend with the stars of tomorrow on display at ANGT Coin. Here’s...
ANGT Coin preview: New qualifying event starts this week

ANGT Coin preview: New qualifying event starts this week

Feb 07, 2017
The EUROLEAGUE BASKETBALL ADIDAS NEXT GENERATION TOURNAMENT will unveil a new qualifying event this weekend with the introduction of the ANGT Coin hosted by U18 Unicaja Malaga...
Ershov touched to be ANGT Kaunas MVP

Ershov touched to be ANGT Kaunas MVP

Jan 15, 2017
Aleksandr Ershov etched his place in the annals of EUROLEAGUE BASKETBALL ADIDAS NEXT GENERATION TOURNAMENT history by being named the MVP of the ANGT Kaunas and joining an...
Experienced Duran aims to control his emotions

Experienced Duran aims to control his emotions

Jan 14, 2017
This isn’t the first time playing on a major stage either at the club or national team level for Ahmet Duran. But the U18 Fenerbahce Istanbul star is still trying to keep his...
Ershov of U18 CSKA named MVP in Kaunas

Ershov of U18 CSKA named MVP in Kaunas

Jan 14, 2017
U18 CSKA Moscow guard Aleksandr Ershov was named the MVP of the EUROLEAGUE BASKETBALL ADIDAS NEXT GENERATION TOURNAMENT Qualifying Tournament - Kaunas on Saturday.
Leadership, taking responsibility atop Bonga's development list

Leadership, taking responsibility atop Bonga's development list

Jan 13, 2017
Isaac Bonga already has a loud game with a tantalizing mix of skills. But the U18 Fraport Skyliners Frankfurt point guard is looking to step up leadership-wise at the...
ANGT Kaunas Players to Watch

ANGT Kaunas Players to Watch

Jan 11, 2017
The stars of tomorrow will be on display this weekend at the second qualifying event in the 2016-17 Euroleague Basketball ADIDAS NEXT GENERATION TOURNAMENT series, in Kaunas,...
ANGT Kaunas preview: Zalgiris is the team to beat

ANGT Kaunas preview: Zalgiris is the team to beat

Jan 10, 2017
The biggest question going into the second stop on the 2016-17 EUROLEAGUE BASKETBALL ADIDAS NEXT GENERATION TOURNAMENT circuit is if anybody can beat ANGT Kaunas host U18...
ANGT L'Hospitalet MVP gets brotherly revenge with win over Joventut

ANGT L'Hospitalet MVP gets brotherly revenge with win over Joventut

Jan 09, 2017
Sergi Martinez remembers the title game of the 2013 Euroleague Basketball ADIDAS NEXT GENERATION TOURNAMENT Finals. And by helping U18 FC Barcelona Lassa beat U18 Divina...
Spain's history with Brazilians brings Barros to Joventut

Spain's history with Brazilians brings Barros to Joventut

Jan 08, 2017
Spain’s rich history of taking young Brazilian players to major success is one major reason why Pedro Barros is starring with U18 Divina Seguros Joventut Badalona at the first...
Martinez of U18 Barcelona named MVP in L'Hospitalet

Martinez of U18 Barcelona named MVP in L'Hospitalet

Jan 08, 2017
U18 FC Barcelona Lassa forward Sergi Martinez was named the MVP of the Euroleague Basketball ADIDAS NEXT GENERATION TOURNAMENT Qualifying Tournament - Torneig de Bàsquet...
Kalaitzakis draws from battles in practice with idol Diamantidis

Kalaitzakis draws from battles in practice with idol Diamantidis

Jan 07, 2017
Georgios Kalaitzakis is like many young Greek basketball players who have grown up watching and idolizing the likes of Theo Papaloukas and Dimitris Diamantidis. The...
ANGT L'Hospitalet Players to Watch

ANGT L'Hospitalet Players to Watch

Jan 04, 2017
The first qualifying event in the 2016-17 Euroleague Basketball ADIDAS NEXT GENERATION TOURNAMENT series is the Torneig de Bàsquet Junior Ciutat de L’Hospitalet, which tips...
L'Hospitalet and ANGT welcome 2017 with a new edition

L'Hospitalet and ANGT welcome 2017 with a new edition

Dec 30, 2016
The 2016-17 edition of the EUROLEAGUE BASKETBALL ADIDAS NEXT GENERATION TOURNAMENT tips off in the suburbs of Barcelona with the ANGT Qualifying Tournament - Torneig de...
2016-17 participants announced for EUROLEAGUE BASKETBALL ADIDAS NEXT GENERATION TOURNAMENT qualifiers!

2016-17 participants announced for EUROLEAGUE BASKETBALL ADIDAS NEXT GENERATION TOURNAMENT qualifiers!

Sep 28, 2016
Euroleague Basketball is proud to announce that 32 clubs are set to mount a run for their own U18 continental title with the unveiling Wednesday of all the 2016-17 EUROLEAGUE...
Radoncic is all ears when idols Rodriguez and Llull speak

Radoncic is all ears when idols Rodriguez and Llull speak

Jun 21, 2016
No one should be surprised if Dino Radoncic's ears perk up whenever Sergio Rodriguez or Sergio Llull speak on the court for Real Madrid. After all, the 17-year-old young...
Lithuanian starlet Vasiliauskas in no hurry to leave home

Lithuanian starlet Vasiliauskas in no hurry to leave home

Jun 16, 2016
Grantas Vasiliauskas has already reached a high level in his young basketball career. And the Lithuanian talent is in no hurry to leave home, even if supposed bigger clubs are...
Miskovic revels in chances with Mega

Miskovic revels in chances with Mega

Jun 07, 2016
Mega Leks Belgrade is one of the most exciting clubs for young players in Europe. And 17-year-old Nikola Miskovic is reveling in his chance to help the Serbian side make...
Hundt lets on-court performance speak for itself

Hundt lets on-court performance speak for itself

May 26, 2016
U18 ALBA Berlin’s promising point guard Bennet Hundt is often the smallest player on the court, but that has not stopped him from casting a large shadow as a team leader for...
Rings introduced as new prize in Berlin ANGT

Rings introduced as new prize in Berlin ANGT

May 24, 2016
When U18 FC Barcelona Lassa was crowned ADIDAS NEXT GENERATION TOURNAMENT in Berlin, one of the things that caught the attention of people attending the game during the awards...
ADIDAS NEXT GENERATION TOURNAMENT champions (2003 - 2016)

ADIDAS NEXT GENERATION TOURNAMENT champions (2003 - 2016)

May 20, 2016
Check out all the champions and MVPs of the ADIDAS NEXT GENERATION TOURNAMENT over the 14 years in which it has become the greatest gathering of young basketball talent in the...
Work with Zvezda first team brings ANGT MVP Simanic to another level

Work with Zvezda first team brings ANGT MVP Simanic to another level

May 18, 2016
One of the game’s top young talents is Crvena Zvezda Telekom Belgrade forward Borisa Simanic, who was named ANGT Finals MVP after helping his team to its third straight...
Velicka values insight from role model Jasikevicius

Velicka values insight from role model Jasikevicius

May 15, 2016
Sarunas Jasikevicius is known throughout Europe for his legendary playmaking skills and winner’s mentality. “Saras” was U18 Zalgiris Kaunas playmaker Arnas Velicka’s favorite...
U18 Crvena Zvezda forward Simanic named ANGT Finals MVP

U18 Crvena Zvezda forward Simanic named ANGT Finals MVP

May 15, 2016
Borisa Simanic of U18 Crvena Zvezda Telekom Belgrade has been selected as MVP of the 2016 ANGT Finals. Joining Simanic on the All-Tournament Team were Rodions Kurucs and...
Two-year Ireland stay helps shape Font into Barcelona talent

Two-year Ireland stay helps shape Font into Barcelona talent

May 14, 2016
Few people think of Ireland as a basketball country. But a two-year stay there actually played a major role in turning U18 FC Barcelona Lassa wing Aleix Font into the success...
All in the family for INSEP's Hoard

All in the family for INSEP's Hoard

May 12, 2016
Jaylen Hoard doesn’t have to go far for advice about basketball. The U18 INSEP Paris wing’s father, mother and godmother all played the game - the latter two at the highest...
ANGT Finals players to watch

ANGT Finals players to watch

May 09, 2016
After his name appeared in this space one year ago, Luka Doncic went on to lead Real Madrid to the ADIDAS NEXT GENERATION TOURNAMENT championship, earn tournament MVP honors...
EUROLEAGUE BASKETBALL ADIDAS NEXT GENERATION TOURNAMENT preview

EUROLEAGUE BASKETBALL ADIDAS NEXT GENERATION TOURNAMENT preview

May 08, 2016
The EUROLEAGUE BASKETBALL ADIDAS NEXT GENERATION TOURNAMENT reaches its pinnacle at the 2016 Turkish Airlines Euroleague Final Four in Berlin, where Europe’s elite youth club...
Tower of power Dos Anjos leads Madrid to Berlin

Tower of power Dos Anjos leads Madrid to Berlin

May 06, 2016
Felipe Dos Anjos headlines a list of five U18 Real Madrid players who will take the floor at the ADIDAS NEXT GENERATION TOURNAMENT for the second season in a row.
ANGT Berlin will mark a path for future stars

ANGT Berlin will mark a path for future stars

May 02, 2016
As the ADIDAS NEXT GENERATION TOURNAMENT moves into its finals stage at the Turkish Airlines Euroleague Final Four in Berlin next week, a new group of future stars looks to...
2016 EB Adidas Next Generation Tournament finals field confirmed

2016 EB Adidas Next Generation Tournament finals field confirmed

Mar 04, 2016
The field for the 2016 EUROLEAGUE BASKETBALL ADIDAS NEXT GENERATION TOURNAMENT finals includes two former champions, a past runner-up and a hometown force receiving...
U18 Crvena Zvezda Borisa Simanic is ANGT Belgrade MVP!

U18 Crvena Zvezda Borisa Simanic is ANGT Belgrade MVP!

Feb 28, 2016
U18 Crvena Zvezda Telekom Belgrade forward Borisa Simanic was named the MVP of the Euroleague Basketball ADIDAS NEXT GENERATION TOURNAMENT Qualifying Tournament – Belgrade on...
Players to Watch: ANGT Belgrade

Players to Watch: ANGT Belgrade

Feb 25, 2016
The final qualifying event in the 2015-16 Euroleague Basketball ADIDAS NEXT GENERATION TOURNAMENT series comes to basketball-crazy capital of Serbia this weekend for the EB...
Crvena Zvezda shoots for sixth straight ANGT Belgrade title

Crvena Zvezda shoots for sixth straight ANGT Belgrade title

Feb 24, 2016
U18 Crvena Zvezda Telekom Belgrade is shooting for its sixth consecutive Euroleague Basketball ADIDAS NEXT GENERATION TOURNAMENT Qualifying Tournament – Belgrade title and...
ANGT Rome MVP Aranitovic will miss finals in Berlin

ANGT Rome MVP Aranitovic will miss finals in Berlin

Feb 05, 2016
U18 Mega Leks Belgrade suffered a big blow ahead of its debut at the Euroleague Basketball ADIDAS NEXT GENERATION TOURNAMENT Finals, losing former ANGT champion, guard...
Hartenstein earns ANGT Kaunas MVP honors

Hartenstein earns ANGT Kaunas MVP honors

Jan 17, 2016
U18 Zalgiris Kaunas big man Isaiah Hartenstein was named the MVP of the Euroleague Basketball ADIDAS NEXT GENERATION TOURNAMENT Qualifying Tournament – Kaunas on Sunday....
Players to Watch: ANGT Kaunas

Players to Watch: ANGT Kaunas

Jan 14, 2016
The 2015-16 Euroleague Basketball ADIDAS NEXT GENERATION TOURNAMENT series comes to basketball-mad Lithuanian this weekend for the EB ANGT Qualifying Tournament – Kaunas.
Host Zalgiris among the favorites for EB ANGT Qualifying Tournament - Kaunas

Host Zalgiris among the favorites for EB ANGT Qualifying Tournament - Kaunas

Jan 13, 2016
The third ticket for the 2015-16 Euroleague Basketball ADIDAS NEXT GENERATION TOURNAMENT Finals in Berlin next spring will be handed out this weekend at the three-day EB ANGT...
U18 Real Madrid's Dos Anjos is ANGT L'Hospitalet MVP!

U18 Real Madrid's Dos Anjos is ANGT L'Hospitalet MVP!

Jan 06, 2016
Big man Felipe Dos Anjos of U18 Real Madrid was named the MVP as the defending continental champions won their third consecutive title at the of the Euroleague Basketball...
Players to Watch: ANGT L'Hospitalet

Players to Watch: ANGT L'Hospitalet

Jan 01, 2016
The 2015-16 Euroleague Basketball ADIDAS NEXT GENERATION TOURNAMENT series moves to the second stage with the EB ANGT Qualifying Tournament - Torneig de Bàsquet Junior Ciutat...
ANGT L'Hospitalet tips off Monday with eight teams from four countries

ANGT L'Hospitalet tips off Monday with eight teams from four countries

Jan 01, 2016
The second ticket for the 2015-16 Euroleague Basketball ADIDAS NEXT GENERATION TOURNAMENT Finals in Berlin next spring is up for grabs when the EB ANGT Qualifying Tournament -...
MVP Aranitovic heads all-tourney team

MVP Aranitovic heads all-tourney team

Dec 29, 2015
Aleksandar Aranitovic would have to make a lot of room in his trophy case after leading U18 Mega Leks Belgrade to the 2015-16 Euroleague Basketball ADIDAS NEXT GENERATION...
 Torneo Citta di Roma tips off new ANGT season

Torneo Citta di Roma tips off new ANGT season

Dec 25, 2015
The 2015-16 EUROLEAGUE BASKETBALL ADIDAS NEXT GENERATION TOURNAMENT tips off in now-customary fashion with the EB ANGT Qualifying Tournament – Torneo Citta di Roma in the...
Players to Watch: ANGT Rome

Players to Watch: ANGT Rome

Dec 23, 2015
The 2015-16 Euroleague Basketball ADIDAS NEXT GENERATION TOURNAMENT series tips off with the EB ANGT Qualifying Tournament - Torneo Citta di Roma on Sunday in the Italian...
L'Hospitalet tournament's 37th edition presented

L'Hospitalet tournament's 37th edition presented

Dec 01, 2015
The 37th annual Torneig de Básquet Júnior Ciutat de L'Hospitalet was presented on Tuesday in suburban Barcelona with the promise of more high-level competition in the fight to...
2015-16 ADIDAS NEXT GENERATION TOURNAMENT schedules

2015-16 ADIDAS NEXT GENERATION TOURNAMENT schedules

Nov 26, 2015
Check all the information about the four tournaments: dates, groups, teams and matchups.
32 teams announced for ADIDAS NEXT GENERATION TOURNAMENT qualifiers!

32 teams announced for ADIDAS NEXT GENERATION TOURNAMENT qualifiers!

Oct 27, 2015
A field of 32 junior teams from all corners of Europe are set to mount their own run for a continental title after the naming Tuesday of all the participating teams for the...
Like all his Crvena Zvezda teammates, team comes first for Stojanovic

Like all his Crvena Zvezda teammates, team comes first for Stojanovic

Jun 23, 2015
A two-time ANGT All-Tournament selection, Crvena Zvezda Telekom Belgrade forward Vojislav Stojanovic is one of the elite junior players in the game, but his tremendous talent...
Playmaker Gegic emerges as building block for improving Spars program

Playmaker Gegic emerges as building block for improving Spars program

Jun 16, 2015
Spars Sarajevo guard Amar Gegic was among the younger players at the ADIDAS NEXT GENERATION TOURNAMENT, but the promising playmaker still stood out among the assists leaders.
Congo's Belemene thankful for opportunities in Spain

Congo's Belemene thankful for opportunities in Spain

Jun 08, 2015
Unicaja Malaga forward Romaric Belemene is part of a growing trend in Spanish basketball. The native of the Republic of the Congo is one of a number of African-born players...
Stellazzurra's Palsson makes jump from Iceland to ANGT

Stellazzurra's Palsson makes jump from Iceland to ANGT

Jun 01, 2015
Kristinn Palsson never thought he would be on the court playing against superstar talents the likes of Luka Doncic, Rodions Kurucs and Stephane Gombauld at an event as...
ANGT standout Birutis working hard to improve

ANGT standout Birutis working hard to improve

May 27, 2015
The leading shot-blocker at the recent ADIDAS NEXT GENERATION TOURNAMENT finals, Laurynas Birutis of Zalgiris Kaunas, is looking to follow in his father’s footsteps, but by...
Future stars meet current greats at ANGT Players Educational Session

Future stars meet current greats at ANGT Players Educational Session

May 26, 2015
Future stars of basketball met two current greats of the game as Euroleague Basketball introduced its first-ever ANGT Players Educational Session at the recent Final Four in...
Only basketball stopped young Doncic from crying

Only basketball stopped young Doncic from crying

May 20, 2015
Long before Luka Doncic led Real Madrid to the ANGT crown and earned tournament MVP honors, he was a regular at his father’s games in their native Slovenia, which as a baby...
Real Madrid's young star Doncic named ANGT MVP

Real Madrid's young star Doncic named ANGT MVP

May 17, 2015
Real Madrid’s young star Luka Doncic was selected as the Most Valuable Player of the ADIDAS NEXT GENERATION TOURNAMENT after guiding Madrid to its first ANGT title. Doncic,...
VEF Riga star Kurucs looks to stands for guidance

VEF Riga star Kurucs looks to stands for guidance

May 16, 2015
If something is not right for Rodions Kurucs during a game, he will often look up to the stands. And with just a hand gesture by Vladimirs Kiselovs, everything will be alright...
Jeanne takes long voyage from Guadeloupe for French hardwood

Jeanne takes long voyage from Guadeloupe for French hardwood

May 14, 2015
When he was just 15, Jonathan Jeanne relocated 6,700 kilometers from the Caribbean island of Guadeloupe to the French capital to focus on basketball. Now that move appears to...
Euroleague Basketball mourns Rasmus Larsen

Euroleague Basketball mourns Rasmus Larsen

May 13, 2015
Euroleague Basketball joins the basketball community in expressing condolences at the passing of Belgacom Spirou Charleroi center Rasmus Larsen at the early age of 20. Larsen...
Can Crvena Zvezda repeat - and other questions going into the ANGT Finals

Can Crvena Zvezda repeat - and other questions going into the ANGT Finals

May 08, 2015
Crvena Zvezda Telekom Belgrade finally broke through last year to win the ADIDAS NEXT GENERATION TOURNAMENT crown. Can the Serbian team become the first repeat champion since...
Players to Watch: ANGT Madrid 2015

Players to Watch: ANGT Madrid 2015

May 07, 2015
The fact that several ADIDAS NEXT GENERATION TOURNAMENT alums are competing for Euroleague glory at the Final Four is a great reminder of the quality of talent on display...
ANGT MADRID 2015 information

ANGT MADRID 2015 information

Apr 28, 2015
These eight teams will compete to be crowned European junior club champion at the 13th edition of the annual tournament finals, which run from Thursday, May 14 through Sunday,...
Four invitees complete ADIDAS NEXT GENERATION TOURNAMENT finals field

Four invitees complete ADIDAS NEXT GENERATION TOURNAMENT finals field

Mar 20, 2015
The lineup for the 2015 EUROLEAGUE BASKETBALL ADIDAS NEXT GENERATION TOURNAMENT finals is set after INSEP Paris, Spars Sarajevo, Unicaja Malaga and VEF Riga accepted...
ANGT Belgrade players to watch

ANGT Belgrade players to watch

Feb 26, 2015
The ADIDAS NEXT GENERATION TOURNAMENT ‘Marko Ivkovic’ Belgrade event tips off Friday with many of the best young players in central Europe eager to take the stage. Learns more...
Kaunas to host loaded field in next ANGT qualifying tournament

Kaunas to host loaded field in next ANGT qualifying tournament

Jan 14, 2015
The ADIDAS NEXT GENERATION TOURNAMENT make its third stop in the Lithuanian basketball hotbed Kaunas from Friday, January 16 until Sunday, January 18 in search of another...
ANGT Kaunas players to watch

ANGT Kaunas players to watch

Jan 14, 2015
With the third qualifying event of the ADIDAS NEXT GENERATION TOURNAMENT ready to go in Kaunas, Lithuania from Friday to Sunday this weekend, here's a look at one player to...
Players to watch: Torneig Ciutat de L'Hospitalet, 2015

Players to watch: Torneig Ciutat de L'Hospitalet, 2015

Jan 03, 2015
David Hein takes a look at the most interesting players to watch at the Ciutat de L'Hospitalet tournament, 2015.
Players To Watch, Torneo Citta di Roma, 2014

Players To Watch, Torneo Citta di Roma, 2014

Dec 26, 2014
Since its inception over a decade, the international junior tournament series organized by Euroleague Basketball has been a launching pad for a great many future stars. This...
NIJT star from Real Madrid setting example for Senegal

NIJT star from Real Madrid setting example for Senegal

May 27, 2014
Real Madrid is well known in Senegal, though that's mainly because of the Spanish club's soccer team. But 18-year-old Wally Niang is doing his best to make the people of Dakar...
Restelli learning from Moss, Milan leaders

Restelli learning from Moss, Milan leaders

May 17, 2014
When it comes to leaders for youngsters to look up to, David Moss from EA7 Emporio Armani Milano is definitely a good role model with his defensive skills and workman-like...
Salash is more than just a highly-touted prospect

Salash is more than just a highly-touted prospect

May 16, 2014
People may know Maksim Salash for his polished low-post game, strong ball-handling skills and even a dribble between the legs before nailing a three-pointer from the top of...
Brazil thankful for chance to play at NIJT

Brazil thankful for chance to play at NIJT

May 15, 2014
The trip to Milan may have taken nearly 24 hours, but Team Brazil is more than thankful for the opportunity to take part in the Euroleague Basketball Nike International Junior...
NIJT stars can't wait to be part of Final Four

NIJT stars can't wait to be part of Final Four

Apr 25, 2014
For some players it’s a source of motivation, for others a chance to see some of the top players at a specific position. Some will have the opportunity to cheer against their...
Players to watch: Belgrade Tournament, 2014

Players to watch: Belgrade Tournament, 2014

Feb 20, 2014
David Hein takes a look at the most interesting players to watch at the Belgrade Tournament, 2014.
Lithuanian second division helping make Echodas a first-rate talent

Lithuanian second division helping make Echodas a first-rate talent

Feb 18, 2014
Playing against adults is a common method for teams to help get their young players to develop quicker. And that is certainly the case for Zalgiris Kaunas big man Martynas...
Players to watch: Kaunas Tournament, 2014

Players to watch: Kaunas Tournament, 2014

Feb 10, 2014
David Hein takes a look at the most interesting players to watch at the Kaunas Tournament, 2014.
Players to watch: Torneig Ciutat de L'Hospitalet, 2014

Players to watch: Torneig Ciutat de L'Hospitalet, 2014

Jan 02, 2014
Here's a list of the Top Players to Watch at the L'Hospitalet Junior Tournament in 2014.
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