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The Central Board of FIBA decided to honor the late Patrick Baumann and its headquarters will be named after the former Secretary General.

Per FIBA’s press release:

“House of Basketball to honor Patrick Baumann

Central Board member Richard CarrĂ­on proposed that FIBA honor the late Patrick Baumann by having the FIBA headquarters carry his name. FIBA President Horacio Muratore praised the idea and the rest of the Board expressed its full support.”