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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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 06, 2013
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Audi Dome, Munich – It was only the second game of the season but the matchup between the Brose Baskets of Bamberg and FC Bayern Basketball had playoffs written all over it.  And both teams delivered. Nihad Djedovic scored nine of his 14 points during crunch time including a hail-mary, buzzer beating three-pointer, to break […]

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Sep 26, 2013
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Audi Dome, Munich – FC Bayern Basketball unveiled their new model of a team under pressure of high expectations for the BEKO Basketball Bundesliga and Euroleague seasons. As far as debuts go, the team sputtered at the start but battled throughout during an 85-78 loss to FC Barcelona Basketball Regal.  Former New York Knicks draft […]

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Jun 16, 2013
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EWE Baskets Oldenburg will try to avoid sweep in BEKO BBL Finals Oldenburg – For a series that is about to end so quickly, it is hard to find two teams that are so close.  If only for a few plays, for a few minutes, we may be looking at a tied series going into […]

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Jun 09, 2013
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Chris Fleming and the Brose Baskets are going for a Four-Peat Bamberg, Germany – One of the talking points of the NBA Finals is that the Miami Heat have made it to this round the past three seasons, winning last year. The Brose Baskets of Bamberg and their head coach Chris Fleming may tip their […]

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Jun 02, 2013
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Audi Dome, Munich – Bayern Basketball gave the Brose Baskets a taste of their own medicine, finishing Game 4 with a run to break open a tight affair and take the series to a deciding game in the BEKO BBL Playoffs. Tyrese Rice scored 12 of his 17 points during an explosive 17-2 run in […]

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May 22, 2013
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Stechert Arena, May 22 – Tyrese Rice scored 10 of his 25 points during a 16-3 run that broke open a tight game as Bayern Basketball defeated the Brose Baskets 98-85 in Game 1 of the semifinals of the BEKO Basketball Bundesliga Playoffs. Bayern now have home court advantage up 1-0 and the Baskets now […]

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May 12, 2013
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Audi Dome, Munich – After last year’s disappointing first round loss in the playoffs, Bayern Basketball swept past ALBA Berlin this time around to qualify for the first time ever for the BEKO Basketball Bundesliga playoff semifinals. Tyrese Rice scored 20 points while big men Chevon Troutman and Jared Homan both added 15 points and […]

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