Olympic Games

After officially confirming the hosts, the groups of the upcoming FIBA Olympic Qualifying Tournaments 2024 have been confirmed. Greece, Latvia, Puerto Rico, and Spain will be hosting the FIBA Olympic Qualifying Tournaments, which will be played from July 2 to 7, 2024, in the cities of Piraeus, Riga, San Juan, and Valencia.
The FIBA Executive Committee has confirmed the hosts of the men's FIBA Olympic Qualifying Tournaments 2024.
The Road to the Olympic Games took another step to be mapped out with the announcement of the principles for the FIBA Olympic Qualifying Tournaments 2024 Draw. The draw will take place on Monday, November 27, at 19:00 CET at the Patrick Baumann House of Basketball in Mies, Switzerland.
Giannis Antetokounmpo of the Milwaukee Bucks, one of the most significant international stars of basketball, would like to play for the Greek National Team if the Hellas pass the Olympic Qualifiers. In a post-game interview after the Bucks' loss to the Boston Celtics with a score of 119-116, the Greek Freak was asked about the possibility of him donning the national team jersey next summer.
Spain, Latvia, Greece, and Puerto Rico are emerging as the top contenders to host the 2024 FIBA Olympic Qualifying Tournaments leading to the Olympic Games in Paris, sources tell BasketNews.
Just a few months ago, we all got excited about the fantastic performance of the German national team that Gordon Herbert led to the FIBA Basketball World Cup victory. Thanks to the FIBA World Cup success, Germany made a significant leap in the international ranking, gaining 8 positions and settling in third place, behind only the USA and Spain.
FC Bayern Munich and EuroLeague rookie Sylvain Francisco found his place in the strongest European basketball competition so quickly that even some seasoned veterans could envy his numbers. The 26-year-old French guard averages 9.7 points, 2.0 rebounds, 2.9 assists, and 9.1 PIR per game in 9 EuroLeague appearances so far.