TJ Parker (after Asvel’s victory over Monaco in the 2nd match): “Best answer”

TJ Parker (Asvel coach, Monaco winner 91-54 in match 2 of the Betclic Élite final) “I am very proud of the team. Players know what to do to win at this level. But after match 1, we had to tell them again, show them the images. Today is the best answer we could get. Wednesday … Read more

Ime Udoka (Boston) after the coronation of Golden State: “This suffering may last for a while”

Ime Udoka, Boston Celtics coach, after losing Game 6 and crowning Golden State: “Of course, failure so close to the goal hurts. A lot of the guys in the dressing room are very touched right now. The message to the players is that this suffering is likely to last for a while. This pain never … Read more

Asvel lost at home to Monaco in the first leg of the Betclic Elite final

The suffocating heat that reigned in Astroballe, as well as the weight of the opponent’s twenty titles, did not constrain the Roca Team players. The Monegasques quickly made their mark in the match with their talent and strength, and T.J. Parker’s men found no solution. One of the key moments of the match was the … Read more

FIBA and the Organizing Committee of the Olympic Games are still at an impasse for basketball in 2024.

Between the International Basketball Federation (FIBA) and the Organizing Committee of the 2024 Olympics, the impasse is like never before. The general assembly of the Association of International Summer Olympic Sports Federations (ASOIF), which took place on Wednesday in Lausanne, led to an arms exchange that confirmed tensions between the two organizations. Doubtful: The unresolved … Read more

Women’s League: Bourges French Champion

Rapid swing. Bourges won his fifteenth French title in Lyon on Saturday, beating Asvel for the third time in a row (59-53) in the Women’s League (LFB) final. Tango won Sunday (76-66) and Tuesday (78-62) at the Prado. This is the first win (3-0) in a best-of-five final since the format was reinstated in 2017. … Read more

Sasa Obradovic (Monaco): “These matches are shortening my life span! »

Sasha Obradovic (Monaco coach): “These matches shorten the lifespan of a coach (laughs and holds his heart through his suit). During the break, when we were losing (29-48), I was basically trying to understand what was happening, why we were giving this match to the opponent, just like that. I knew that Strasbourg would not … Read more

Betclic Elite: Asvel defeats Cholet and advances to the semi-finals

Cholet pushed the French champions to the limit, but Asvel qualified for the fourth in a row for the third time in a row, winning at home (84-82) on Sunday in the quarter-final cheerleading match of the final. TJ Parker players will face Dijon in the semi-finals, this time best of five. The first act … Read more