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Goran Dragic: “I feel like this season is going to be a totally different...

Goran Dragic retired from Slovenia last year and will not play again for the national team. Consequently, he was able to work very hard...
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Rick Carlisle going on a marketing campaign, using Luka Doncic

Dallas Mavericks coach Rick Carlisle has urged fans to buy into Luka Doncic now or "sorely regret it" later. The Slovenian prodigy, who won every...

Slovenia name final World Cup qualifying team

Eurobasket champions Slovenia have named their final roster for the FIBA World Cup qualifiers that start on Thursday. As expected, EuroLeague players Zoran Dragic, Edo...

Igor Kokoskov: U.S. coaches are way ahead of European coaches

Outgoing Slovenia head coach Igor Kokoskov believes that American coaches are way ahead of the ones in Europe because they are better...

Slovenia crack the FIBA top ten in new rankings

Eurobasket champions Slovenia have climbed five places in the latest FIBA world rankings, sponsored by Nike. Led by Goran Dragic, Slovenia enjoyed an unbeaten campaign...

Rado Trifunovic named Slovenia coach

Slovenia assistant Rado Trifunovic will take over from Eurobasket-winning coach Igor Kokoskov for the upcoming FIBA World Cup qualifiers. Kokoskov has informed the Slovenian Federation...

Slovenia return home as heroes

The people of Slovenia are not used to moments like this. But they wish it could happen everyday. Now over 24 hours removed from their...

Igor Kokoskov: It will be impossible to carry on coaching Slovenia

Eurobasket MVP Goran Dragic said that he would continue playing for the national team if head coach Igor Kokoskov remained at the helm but...

Slovenia, behind heroic effort from Goran Dragic win first ever EuroBasket crown

From the first game of the tournament to the last, Slovenia remained unbeaten, and as a result, they are now Eurobasket champions at the...

EuroBasket 2017 final preview: Slovenia vs Serbia

Two countries separated in 1991 from Yugoslavia will now meet 26 years later in the biggest game in European basketball.

Up to 5,500 Slovenia fans to arrive in Istanbul for Sunday’s final

Slovenian fans have always been known as a loud and colourful bunch, and on Sunday they will look to make the Sinan Erdem Dome...

Goran Dragic wants to go out on a high as Slovenia aim for maiden...

Goran Dragic's final act as a member of the Slovenian national side will be in a final of major international competition. It's now on...

Slovenia reach maiden EuroBasket final by crushing champions

For the first time since gaining independence in 1992, Slovenia are going to the show. Led by Goran Dragic...
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EuroBasket 2017 semi-final preview: Spain vs Slovenia

Eurobasket's two unbeaten sides lock horns on Thursday as Spain and Slovenia do battle in Istanbul for a place in Sunday's showpiece final. This will...

Luka Doncic proud to represent Slovenia; learned heroics from fallen Sergio Llull

Slovenia's Luka Doncic chose his native country over representing Spain, and now he goes up against them in the Eurobasket semi-finals on...

Slovenia overcome Latvia in epic EuroBasket quarter-final

Teenage prodigy Luka Doncic held his nerve from the foul line as Slovenia edged Latvia 103-97 in a classic Eurobasket quarter-final.

Primoz Brezec calls it a day, heads to Cleveland as a scout

Slovenian big man Primoz Brezec has announced his retirement from basketball at the age of 37. He will immediately take up a role as club...

Slovenia announces their full roster for EuroBasket

Goran Dragic and Luka Doncic are the two main stars in Slovenia's 12-man roster ahead of this week's Eurobasket as head coach Igor Kokoskov...
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Goran Dragic announces international retirement

Slovenia star Goran Dragic has announced his international retirement following Eurobasket, the player himself put on Twitter. He thanked the fans as he played his...

Luka Doncic is a class above, says Aleksandar Petrovic

Croatia coach Aleksandar Petrovic has hailed Slovenian teen prodigy Luka Doncic as a class above everyone in his position over the last 10-15 years. The...

Erazem Lorbek cut from Slovenian side

Slovenian legend Erazem Lorbek has become the latest cut of the national team ahead of Eurobasket at the end of the month. The 33-year-old Lorbek,...

Anthony Randolph looks to strengthen Slovenia’s EuroBasket bid

Following the naturalisation of Real Madrid forward Anthony Randolph, Slovenia have found a potent new weapon leading into this summer's Eurobasket.

Slovenia name large EuroBasket preliminary squad with World Cup in mind?

Slovenia have named a preliminary 28-man squad as preparations for this summer's Eurobasket begin. Among the star power included is Miami Heat two-guard Goran Dragic...

Luka Doncic to play for Slovenia, not interested in Spain

Real Madrid teenage prodigy Luka Doncic has taken to Twitter to announce that he will represent Slovenia in future international competition, and...

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