Eleven National Federations are participating in a workshop on the FIBA Basketball World Cup 2023 and its bidding process. The national basketball governing bodies of Argentina, Australia, Germany, Hong Kong, Israel, Japan, Philippines, Poland, Russia, Serbia and Turkey are attending an informative workshop at the House of Basketball. Over the course of two days (Tuesday-Wednesday 1-2 November), FIBA is presenting the rights and requirements tied into bidding – and eventually hosting – the competition.
The big man left the National Team training camp after three Eurobasket 2017 qualification games (out of six). Pleiss left Germany because he wanted to sign back in the NBA but he ended in Galatasaray, Turkey. “He left us to realize his NBA dream..in Istanbul” Fleming said. “In the moment he told me he was leaving, it was over for me” the coach added. “For Eurobasket 2017 I will focus not he players who have helped us” Fleming ended, as reported by Zeit.