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 – 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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Nov 24, 2013
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ENERVIE Arena, Hagen – David Bell scored 21 points and grabbed 7 rebounds as the Phoenix Hagen won their second consecutive game defeating MHP RIESEN Ludwigsburg 85-80. Bell has scored in double figures in eight of the team’s nine games so far this season and he leads the BEKO BBL in scoring with 18.3ppg.  Hagen […]

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Nov 03, 2013
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Audi Dome, Munich – FC Bayern Basketball were chomping at the bit after losing their first game in all competitions on Thursday night against defending Euroleague champions Olympiacos.  And the Phoenix Hagen were the team to face their anger. Chevon Troutman scored 22 points – perfect 7-for-7 from close range – and Bryce Taylor added […]

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Oct 12, 2013
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Audi Dome, Munich – It has only been three league games, but FC Bayern Basketball can feel confident about the undefeated start and the early integration of its new players. Bayern have won each game so far in a different manner.  Winning the opener on the road against Bonn with a comeback and a strong […]

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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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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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May 04, 2013
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Audi Dome, Munich – FC Bayern Basketball have a long way to go before they can catch up with their football brothers in terms of league titles, but in the BEKO Basketball Bundesliga Playoffs opener, the team served notice that they are ready to earn a title this year. Robin Benzing scored 16 points and […]

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