Dec 26, 2013
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Audi Dome, Munich – Over the Christmas holidays, I watched the animation movie, “Turbo”.  That snail was fast.  But then I saw FC Bayern Basketball on Boxing Day and realized nothing is faster right now in the BEKO Basketball Bundesliga. Bayern Basketball raced by ratiopharm ulm thanks to runs of 14-0 in the first quarter […]

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Dec 21, 2013
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Ratiopharm Arena, Neu-Ulm – Andrew Rautins is no stranger to multiple overtime games.  He played in one of the classic games ever when he was at Syracuse during the 2009 Big East Tournament.  So it was no surprise when the Fraport Skyliners needed the big shot on the road, it was Rautins who stepped up […]

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Dec 20, 2013
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Audi Dome, Munich – FC Bayern Basketball opened up their holiday present a night earlier when Unicaja Malaga defeated Montepaschi Siena, clinching a Top 16 spot for the Euroleague newcomers from Bavaria.  However Friday night the team unwrapped a much better present that removed the frustration of the last five games and may last till […]

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Dec 20, 2013
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Audi Dome, Munich – During the holiday season, receiving an early present is nice.  Some traditions force one to give a month before Christmas, sometimes every day for twelve days during the lead up. FC Bayern Basketball received one last night that they will gladly take that not only brightened their holidays but also their […]

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Dec 06, 2013
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Audi Dome, Munich – FC Bayern München announced that they belong amongst Europe’s best basketball teams, but will have to take the moral victory in a thrilling loss to make that statement. Vassilis Spanoulis scored 24 points and dished out 7 assists, while Stratos Perperoglou added 25 points including the deciding free-throws after a key […]

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Dec 01, 2013
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Audi Dome, Munich – Sunday evenings are becoming easy like Sunday mornings for FC Bayern Basketball as they continue to rip through each opponent who enters their Dome-ain. Deon Thompson scored 18 points and grabbed 9 rebounds, Bryce Taylor and Robin Benzing added 17 and 13 points respectively as Mitteldeutscher BC became the next opponent […]

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Nov 21, 2013
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Audi Dome, Munich – For three quarters, the Euroleague game between FC Bayern Basketball and Stelmet Zielona Gora was close between two clubs hoping for a pivotal win.  But it took one quarter for one team to separate themselves and bring Group C into chaos. Vladimir Dragičević notched a double-double with 19 points and 11 […]

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Nov 17, 2013
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David Bell hit seven three-pointers on his way to lead Phoenix Hagen with 27 points, and Larry Gordon added 18 points and 9 rebounds to spark an 88-82 comeback victory against TBB  Trier Saturday night in the Beko BBL. Gordon is in his second year playing in Hagen, last year averaging 12.7 points-per-game and 6.4 […]

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Nov 01, 2013
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Stechert Arena, Bamberg –  Brose Baskets handed Anadolu Efes Istanbul their first loss of the 2013-14 Euroleague season with an 88-86 win on Friday night after trailing by as many as 14 points in the third quarter to win on the final buzzer. Brose jumped out to an early double-digit lead on the back of […]

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Oct 25, 2013
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Audi Dome, Munich – Bayern Basketball may have only played two games in the Euroleague, but they are playing like seasoned veterans. Malcolm Delaney scored 20 points and John Bryant added 15 points and 11 rebounds as Bayern built a huge lead against Italian powerhouse Montepaschi Siena and despite a late run, held on for […]

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