#Slovenia basketball


Olympic men's basketball recap: Team USA, Slovenia advance to semifinals

Dallas Mavericks star Luka Doncic posted a near-triple-double with 20 points, 8 rebounds and 11 assists, while Zoran Dragic poured in a game-high 27 points to lead Slovenia past Germany, 94-70, and into the semifinal round. Behind nine first-quarter points from Dragic, Slovenia jumped out to a 25-14 lead in...
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Luka Doncic is putting together an Olympic masterpiece for Slovenia

Germany’s Maodo Lo scanned the floor and saw Luka Doncic was driving inside, so Lo shifted into the paint and hastily planted his feet in preparation for a charge. Instead, Doncic Euro stepped into a floater, and Lo flopped. No foul was called. “And one,” Doncic said while strolling back...
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Highlights: Slovenia 94-70 Germany in Basketball in Tokyo Olympics

Thank you for listening to this basketball game at the Olympics. Stay tuned because soon the other games will start broadcasting here on VAVEL. Have a good night and see you next time!. 10:41 PM4 hours ago. Stats. In the two-point conversion, Slovenia was in the show, getting 68% right,...
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Men's Olympic Basketball Power Rankings - Volume 3

TOKYO (Japan) - We are a day away from the Quarter-Finals in the Saitama Super Arena. That gives us one last chance to update the Power Rankings before the teams sort out the actual rankings on the court. The Power Rankings aren't the predictions on who could finish at the...

Slovenia in Olympic semifinals as Tobey makes the most of his experience

The Slovenian men’s basketball squad is moving on to the semifinal round in the Tokyo Olympics after a convincing 94-70 win over Germany in the quarterfinals. They improved to 4-0 in the event, winning their games by an average of 21.3 points per game. Former Virginia big man Mike Tobey continued his impressive tear, scoring 13 points and grabbing 11 rebounds. Tobey has notched a double-double in three of Slovenia’s four games, with his teammate Luka Dončić being the only other player to accomplish the feat so far.
Times Herald-Record

Monroe's Mike Tobey pulls within one win of Olympic basketball medal

Monroe’s Mike Tobey is one win away from an Olympic basketball medal. Slovenia remained unbeaten in the men’s tournament with a 94-70 quarterfinal victory over Germany on Tuesday at the Tokyo Games. Next up for the Slovenians (4-0) is a Thursday night semifinal against France. The United States and Australia loom on the other half of the draw.
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France beats Italy, to face Slovenia in Tokyo Olympic men’s basketball semifinals

SAITAMA, Japan — Nicolas Batum felt a pressure he’d never experienced with the French national team. He has won a European title and a pair of Basketball World Cup bronze medals. But even though France had been one of the best teams in the world over the last decade, it kept getting tripped up in the Olympic quarterfinals.
Times Herald-Record

Men's basketball: Monroe's Mike Tobey realizes Olympic dream with Slovenia

Mike Tobey has realized his Olympic dream, though maybe not in the way originally intended. The Monroe resident proudly wore the USA jersey when the Americans won the 2013 Under-19 World Championships. Though he went on to enjoy a successful collegiate career at the University of Virginia, Tobey understood he would not be rubbing elbows with the NBA greats that make up Team USA’s Olympics team.

Mike Tobey records double-double in Olympic debut as Slovenia beats Argentina

Former Virginia men’s basketball star Mike Tobey got his Olympics off to a hot start late Sunday night as his Slovenian squad knocked off Argentina, 118-100, in the opening game for both teams. Tobey scored 11 points on 5-for-10 shooting and grabbed 14 rebounds in the win. It was a big win for the Slovenian team — which was also making its Olympic debut — and Tobey meshes well with NBA superstar Luka Doncic.

How To Watch Dallas Mavericks Star Luka Doncic During The Tokyo Olympics

The 2021 Olympic Games in Tokyo are underway. While the Olympics look different this year thanks to Covid-19 precautions, the games will go on—at least for now. Among the thousands of athletes descending on Tokyo are countless fresh faces. For fans of the Dallas Mavericks, one athlete making his Olympic debut is already a superstar.

How to Watch Slovenia vs Spain Olympics Basketball in USA

It will be a Group B showdown when Spain and Slovenia clash in the quarterfinals of the Olympic Games. In the United States, the game (start time: Sunday morning at 4:20 a.m. ET) will be televised on USA. You can also watch a live stream (or replay) of the game via or the NBC Sports app.