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Drazen Petrovic, in memoriam, 19 years since his death

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Today is 19 years since tragically car accident and death of one of the best Basketball players in the world ever, Drazen Petrovic. Basketball Mozzart is not among us, but its legend will live forever. All we who remember how

Ramunas Siskauskas retires from basketball


Today, Ramunas Siskauskas announced his retirement from professional Basketball. As Euroleague wrote on their website: “One of the Euroleague’s greatest players and gentlemen this century.” This is great that he crowned his decision with 10th consecutive Russian League title just

Another win for Crvena Zvezda on NIJ Tournament

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Another one great result for young players of Crvena Zvezda in Istanbul, in Day 2 of Nike International Junior Tournament. After yesterdays’ win over FC Barcelona Regal, today in Game 2, Crvena Zvezda topped Anadolu Efes 74:53. With this win,

Crvena Zvezda beat FC Barcelona Regal on NIJ Tournament

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Great success for young players of Crvena Zvezda as they topped FC Barcelona Regal 86:77 in first day of NIJT in Istanbul, Turkey. As you probably know, today in Istanbul started Nike International Junior Tournament in its 10th edition. Eight

Omar Thomas attacked in night club in Belgrade

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This is one of news that I am pissed off each time when I hear something like this. Omar Thomas, Crvena Zvezda Diva player attacked in Belgrade. According to Serbian sources, Omar Thomas and his friend from United States came

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

darko milicic negotiate with Boston Celtics

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