Disastrous burglary! Defending champion Alba Berlin goes down against outsiders Ulm

Defending champion Alba Berlin got off to a bad start in the BBL play-offs. At the start of the quarterfinals, the favorite lost 64:88 (44:42) to ratiopharm Ulm after a complete slump in the final quarter. On Wednesday (7 p.m. / MagentaSport) the best-of-five series continues in Ulm. Actually, Alba would have had another home … Read more

“Toughe” group for DBB team in Japan

European Championship bronze medalist Germany around team captain Dennis Schröder caught a difficult draw for the basketball world championship in late summer. National coach Gordon Herbert’s team meets co-hosts Japan, Australia and Finland in Okinawa. That was the result of the draw on Saturday in Manila/Philippines. The tournament will take place from August 25th to … Read more

Bayern basketball players end EuroLeague season with defeat against Zalgiris Kaunas

Bayern Munich’s basketball team suffered another defeat at the end of their EuroLeague season. In the meaningless last main round game, coach Andrea Trinchieri’s team lost in the Audi Dome against the Lithuanian record champion Zalgiris Kaunas 80:83 (38:34). In the race for a play-off ticket in the highest European club competition, the German cup … Read more