Final: France 94, Egypt 55. Nicolas Batum: 15 minutes, 9 points, 3 rebounds, 2 assists, 1 turnover, 1 block, 4/5 FG, 1/1 3PT.
After playing 69 minutes in the first two days, looks like Nicolas Batum will get a 4th quarter to rest with France up 32 on Egypt.
The FIBA pbp guy really loves calling Batum "Batman".
With Les Bleus shooting 73% from the floor & all players but Heurtel having scored, Diaw & Batum both played less than 11 mins in 1st half.
21 puntos de Raduljica, 11 de Batum y 4 de Diaw en la victoria de Francia sobre Serbia (73-74).
Diaw, Lauvergne, Batum... los franceses atienden el rato k haga falta a los periodistas. Teodosic pasa como una exhalación x la zona mixta
Final: France 74 (1-1), Serbia 73 (1-1). Batum: 34 minutes, 11 points, 6 rebounds, 1 assist, 3 turnovers, 2 steals, 5/10 FG, 1/5 3PT.
Simonovic ha estado a punto de posterizar a Batum con el mate del torneo. Falta para evitar el Top1
Batum, where was your head at?
Por H o por B siempre le cae alguna antideportiva a Batum...
End of 3: Serbia 62, France 60. Batum 24 minutes: 11 points, 4 rebounds, 1 assist, 2 turnovers, 1 steal, 5/9 FG, 1/4 3PT.
What a start for France in the third period. Jackson+Batum and the score is 46-46
Descanso en Granada. Serbia 42 - 34 Francia. 11 puntos de Raduljica, 9 y 3 rebotes de Batum y 12 de Lauvergne.
Batum intercepts a Bogdanovic pass, then draws a charge on him. Serbia still in control, 34-26, w/ 3:36 left in the 2nd Q.
Ya en juego el Serbia - Francia. Nico Batum, Boris Diaw, Miroslav Raduljica... ¡partido muy interesante!
Final: Brazil 65, France 63. Nicolas Batum finishes game-high 35 minutes as well as 13 points, 5 rebounds, 1 assist, 4/10 FG.
Final Mundobasket. Francia 63 - Brasil 65. Diaw 15 , Batum 13 y Huertas 16 pts max anotadores. 12 rebs mas Brasil vitales para victoria
How many of you guys saw Batum close in for the intentional foul and instinctively covered your "man region"?
Gelabale tampoco espera y lleva a Huertas al 4'60. Batum y Collet charlan sobre la siguiente jugada. Huertas falla el primero: 56-61. 41.2
After 3: Brazil 46, France 41. Batum leads all in minutes (25) and points (13). 3 rebounds and an assist, 4/9 FG.
Nico Batum now with 10 points for France. I'm not sure how Brazil left him open when he's FRA's main option...
Halftime: Brazil 28, France 26. Batum's played nearly 15 minutes with 7 points, 2 rebounds, 3/7 FG.
Grupo España Mundobasket, descanso: Francia 26 - Brasil 28 . Remontaron los brasileños 9 pts de desventaja. Batum 7 pts max anotador.
Brazil took control in 2Q, outscored France 17-8. Batum & Gobert with 13 combined points for Les Bleus. Barbosa 6 points for BRA.
France is just so different with Batum on the floor. Not that it's a surprise but looks like they'll need him to play heavy minutes.
Without Tony Parker, this French team's offense is very Batum/Diaw heavy. BRA is doing what they can to make it tough on Batum.
Took until the final two minutes left in the half, but Brazil has taken the lead from France. Brazil being aggressive on Batum
France leads Brazil 18-11 after 1. Batum: 5 points, 1 rebound, 2-5 FG.
The turnover % of the Batum-Gobert PNR combo is 100%.
Batum starts of 2-3. Diaw is clinical with his passing at the start as well.
France opens with a 12-3 run to start the games. France's offense orchestrated by the movement/spacing of Diaw & Batum.
A record 45 active NBA players will be playing in FIBA World Cup starting tomorrow including 2 Blazers, Batum (France) and Claver (Spain).
Interesting contrast in Clutch - Lillard 46% and 43% from 3 and Batum 46% and 39% from three. Aldridge just 35% FG in Clutch
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