Monthly Archives: October 2007

5th Games Review

ACB teams played their 5th regular season games this past weekend. The weekends suprises included previously undefeated DKV getting stomped by Bilbao Basket with MVP candidate Rudy Fernández out, and Unicaja continuing to struggle against 4-1 Granada. Here’s a look at the weekends final scores and the season’s standings to date. Advertisements

ACB break out youngsters 2007-2008

Previously, I’ve posted the lists of top prospect in the ACB league and veterans who could help NBA teams right now. Here’s a list of some young guys who are currently blips at best on the international radar, but could become top prospects by season’s end.

What to expect from Luis Scola

Before joining the Houston Rockets over the offseason, Luis Scola was named 2006-2007 ACB MVP and led his team, TAU Cerámica to top 4 finishes in both the ACB and the Euroleague. Quite simply, he was one of Europe’s best players. In Houston he’ll join one of the NBA’s best teams, 52 wins last season, […]

ACB Vets who could make an impact in the NBA

As far back as Toni Kukoc and Arvydas Sabonis, established European stars have gone to the NBA and had successful careers on winning teams. This past offseason two guys with that kind of potential, Luis Scola and Juan Carlos Navarro, left the ACB in an attempt to follow the path of Kukoc, Sabonis, Jorge Garbajosa, […]

Top NBA prospects in the ACB 2007-2008

Here are 10 guys age 24 and under who have been or will be drafted by an NBA, but will play in the ACB this coming season. Next up I’ll profile some ACB veterans who have either played in the NBA before and have a chance at making Anthony Parker-like returns or guys who have never made the […]

2007 ACB Offseason Review

The ACB regular season is set to kick off this weekend, so here is a summary of this summer’s player movement. I’ve elaborated a bit on the key additions and subtractions made by last season’s 8 playoff teams, but just gave a brief summary of the offseason moves made by the other 8 continuing teams […]