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Knocked Out: On Recent Defeat of Croatian Clubs

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This article will be about the recent downfall of Croatian Basketball. This year, all of the three European teams that are competing in European cups, finished their respective groups at the last place and say an early goodbye to the

Darko Milicic vs. Dusan Ivkovic, round 3

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Just few days after he said some things about Dusan Ivkovic, Darko Milicic probably understood that he was quite rude in his statement, said for Serbian media: “I would like to apologize for rude words.” He also said: “I would

Dusan Ivkovic vs. Darko Milicic, round 2

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Or maybe we should have title “Ivkovic strikes Back”? Somehow, I knew that we won’t wait too long for Dusan Ivkovic’s response to Darko Milicic. To remind you, Darko Milicic talked to Serbian medias and used some pretty hard words

Darko Milicic vs. Dusan Ivkovic, round 1

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The most interesting news in most of Serbian sports media is that Darko Milicic (Minnesota Timberwolves) finally “opened his soul” to the media and talked about his reasons to not play for Serbia National team in EuroBasket 2011 in Lithuania.

Hoops Universe on new domain name

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Dear visitors, partners, friends, we are glad to inform you that our blog Hoops Universe from today have own domain name: After months on blogspot account we have decided to buy domain name. We made this decision, after careful

Drazen Petrovic monument in Sibenik

Drazen Petrovic (1964 – 1993) got another one monument in his Croatia. This time, it is monument ih his born town Sibenik. Drazen Petrovic were born in Sibenik, Croatia October 22, 1964 and died in car accident in Germany July

Basketball spectacle in Belgrade

Last night in Belgrade in Sport hall Pionir, Red Star Belgrade played match against Bayern Munich for humanitarian purposes. At front of 7000 Red Star fans in great atmosphere, Red Star Belgrade beat Bayern Munich 80:55. This was a great

FIBA Americas 2011

Another one very interesting Basketball competition, FIBA Americas 2011. Beside of EuroBasket 2011, FIBA Americas 2011 is underway, After Day 1, it is obvious that this competition will be very interesting. Argentina is probably the best National team, but also

AfroBasket 2011

Waiting for EuroBasket 2011 is a tough goal for all of us Basketball fans around the globe. But, in meantime you can watch AfroBasket 2011 and enjoy in also very exciting and quality Basketball games. AfroBasket 2011 will be played

Serbia won Adecco Cup 2011

Serbia won Adecco Cup 2011 in Ljubljana, Slovenia. In final game, Serbia beat Croatia 80:71 (18:21, 20:18, 15:21, 27:11). This tournament played as a good way for all National teams from EX Yugoslavia to check their form for European Championship

Write for Hoops Universe

Hello everybody!!! Anyone interested to write for Hoops Universe blog? You are very welcome. If you are Basketball fan, player, coach or you would just like to write blog, please contact us and write for Hoops Universe. Eurobasket 2011 in

Zeljko Obradovic, coach of the year

Zeljko Obradovic is a coach of the year for 2011/2011 season. After he won another one Euroleague title it was pretty clear that he will earn another one Alexandar Gomelsky Coach of the year title. This is the second time