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Basketball - 12 Oct 2006
Ismaning, October 11, 2006. With an eye on the pros, PLAZAMEDIA is to produce the worldfeed for the four matches of “NBA Europe Live presented by EA Sports™” live from the Cologne Arena for German’s pay-tv broadcaster Premiere.
Basketball - 29 Sep 2006
All 15,000 tickets that were available for the NBA Europe Live game between Winterthur FCB and the Philadelphia 76ers on October 5 in Barcelona have been sold out.
Basketball - 25 Sep 2006
The Euroleague announced on Friday that the regular season will start on Tuesday, October 24, one day later than planned, as DKV Joventut hosts Panathinaikos in Badalona, Spain.
Basketball - 22 Sep 2006
Some of the Euroleague Basketball's finest teams will participate in a unique, new showcase when NBA Europe Live presented by EA Sports comes to the Old Continent in October
Basketball - 14 Sep 2006
The excitement surrounding the upcoming 2006-07 season could be felt in Athens one day before the Euroleague Basketball Draw as representatives of all 24 teams gathered Wednesday for meetings of the Euroleague Board and Euroleague General Assembly.
Basketball - 14 Sep 2006
The ULEB Cup assembly, meeting in Athens on Wednesday, the eve of the competition's regular season draw, approved the choice of Siena, Italy as the scene for an opening game to celebrate the start of the 2006-07 season.
Basketball - 14 Sep 2006
Euroleague Basketball announced on Wednesday the re-organization of its communications department, including the incorporation of several new professionals dedicated to serving the press and public with improved informational services.
Basketball - 13 Sep 2006
The opening act of a new and exciting season, the Euroleague Basketball Draw on Thursday in Athens, comes with a new and exciting way to follow it.
Basketball - 07 Sep 2006
CSKA Moscow president Sergey Kushchenko, whose team brought the continental title back to Europe's biggest country, will receive Euroleague Basketball's Club Executive of the Year Award when the draw for a new Euroleague season takes place on September 14 in Athens, Greece.
Basketball - 05 Sep 2006
The world-renowned Athens Concert Hall at Megaron has been chosen as the site for the Euroleague Basketball Draw, the first event of the new 2006-07 season, it was announced on Monday.
Basketball - 29 Aug 2006
Bob Elphinston has been elected new FIBA President for the 2006 – 2010 term of office, the International Basketball Federation has announced today.
Basketball - 18 Aug 2006
GENEVA, Switzerland - FIBA announced today that sales of numbers of official merchandise products of the 2006 FIBA World Championship in Japan have already topped $5m.
Basketball - 16 Aug 2006
GENEVA, Switzerland -- If the FIFA World Cup has witnessed an unparalleled fan frenzy, basketball fans in Japan and around the world have discovered the FIBA World Championship is not much different.
Basketball - 09 Aug 2006
The 2006 FIBA World Championship in Japan will have a record number of broadcasting countries.
Basketball - 28 Jul 2006
BARCELONA - 28  July 2006 - Euroleague Basketball have closed a deal with Comtec, specialists in organising sporting events, wherein the aforementioned agency will collaborate with and offer their consulting services to Euroleague Basketball in the production and execution of official events.
Basketball - 11 Jul 2006
The Euroleague Basketball Assembly, during its meeting last week in Barcelona, decided to retain Maurizio Gherardini as a new sports consultant reporting directly to the office of the CEO, Jordi Bertomeu. Gherardini, who until the season just ended was the general manager at Benetton Treviso, has recently joined the basketball staff of the NBA's Toronto Raptors.
Basketball - 16 Jun 2006
Euroleague Basketball CEO Jordi Bertomeu travelled to the United States on Friday to take part in meetings with NBA officials during that league's playoff final series.
Basketball - 19 May 2006
Like the competitions it follows, Euroleague.net enjoyed solid growth during the 2005-06 season, during which traffic to Euroleague Basketball's official website rose two-thirds from the previous year.
Basketball - 24 Apr 2006
FIBA, the International Basketball Federation will move to a new office location within Geneva, Switzerland.
Basketball - 20 Mar 2006
Legendary player and Zalgiris president Arvydas Sabonis visited Euroleague Basketball headquarters in Barcelona on Friday for an hour-long meeting with CEO Jordi Bertomeu to talk about new arena plans for his club in Kaunas, Lithuania.
Basketball - 13 Mar 2006
Response by fans to the 2006 Final Four in Prague next month has been widespread and impressive, Euroleague Basketball CEO Jordi Bertomeu told a press conference in the Czech Republic capital on Thursday.
Basketball - 17 Feb 2006
After attending the first night of the Spanish King's Cup in Madrid, Euroleague Basketball CEO Jordi Bertomeu has traveled to NBA all-star weekend in Houston, Texas to participate with NBA Commissioner David Stern in the presentation on Saturday of the official sponsors of the NBA Europe Live presented by EA SPORTS(tm), a series of exhibition games between NBA, Euroleague and ULEB Cup teams scheduled for early October.
Basketball - 16 Feb 2006
Following the Euroleague Basketball Top 16 Draw, the Board of Directors - presided over by Eduardo Portela, the ULEB President - discussed various topics related to current economic, athletic and social state of the organization.
Basketball - 13 Feb 2006
Zug, Switzerland / Beijing, China , 13 February 2006 - Infront Sports & Media’s wholly owned subsidiary, Infront Asia, has been appointed by the China Basketball Association (CBA) as the exclusive global marketing partner for the country’s national basketball teams until the end of 2008.
Basketball - 10 Feb 2006
It was the 16th of October, 2000, and in the now-defunct Raimundo Saporta Pavillion, the hosts from Real Madrid and guests from Olympiacos Pireaus made a dream come true by playing the very first game of the just-born Euroleague.
Basketball - 26 Jan 2006
The professional conference called Sports Media Rights - The New Market, organized by Sportcal.com in London on Monday, featured the participation of Andrea Bassani, the TV Director of Euroleague Basketball.
Basketball - 13 Jan 2006
BARCELONA -- January 13, 2006 -- Next Tuesday, January 17, the 4th annual Euroleague Marketing Workshop, organized by Euroleague Basketball, will be held in Barcelona.
Basketball - 06 Jan 2006
BARCELONA  -- January 5, 2006 -- Euroleague Basketball has reached an agreement with LASTMINUTE.COM, making the internet leader in travel and leisure activities the Official On-line Travel Agency for the highest level European club basketball competition.
Basketball - 29 Nov 2005
(Rome) FIBA, the International Basketball Federation, will introduce a U17 (under 17 years of age) World Championship for boys and girls as of 2010, which will be played every two years.
Basketball - 08 Nov 2005
Euroleague Basketball today announced that tickets to the 2006 Final Four will go on sale Tuesday  through the official website of the competition, Euroleague.net.
Basketball - 07 Nov 2005
NEW YORK AND TOKYO, NOV. 7, 2005 – The National Basketball Association and Sports Marketing Japan will provide basketball fans in Japan with daily video highlights to their mobile phones, marking the first time a North American sports league will provide video highlights to wireless phones in Japan.
Basketball - 01 Nov 2005
BARCELONA - October 31, 2005 - The Euroleague Basketball General Assembly, meeting on Monday in Istanbul hours before the opening game of the 2005-06 season, received good news on several fronts about the progress of the competition heading into its sixth season.
Basketball - 26 Oct 2005
Monaco, 25 October 2005 - An ambitious agreement reached between Euroleague Basketball and the pan-European sport channel Eurosport 2 will provide an unrivalled coverage of the ULEB Cup, starting on November 8, 2005.
Basketball - 19 Oct 2005
BARCELONA -- October 18, 2005 -- Euroleague Basketball has renewed its television contract with Canal+ of Poland (Cyfra+) for the next three seasons (2005 to 2008).
Basketball - 15 Sep 2005
BARCELONA -- September 14th, 2005 -- In all future games, starting with the upcoming 2005-06 season, Euroleague Basketball will be using the Precision Time System, a revolutionary technology that will facilitate the elimination of errors in control of the game clock, especially at critical moments that come in the course of play at the ends of quarters and possessions.
Basketball - 21 Jun 2005
An exciting old capital will stage the first act of a promising new basketball season following the announcement Tuesday that the Union of European Basketball Leagues (ULEB) will hold  the first double draws for the continent's top competitions in Prague, the Czech Republic, from July 8 to 10.
Basketball - 31 May 2005
GENEVA (FIBA) – FIBA and Sportsbrand Media Group (‘Sportsbrand’), the international sports marketing company, have reached a four-year agreement to produce and distribute on a worldwide basis a basketball magazine television program to be called “FIBA World Basketball”.
Basketball - 12 May 2005
Zug, Switzerland, 12 May 2005 - Infront Sports & Media’s wholly owned subsidiary, Infront Asia, has announced today that it will form a joint-venture with the Chinese Basketball Association (CBA) to undertake a major, long-term marketing and re-branding of the CBA Professional League.
Basketball - 04 May 2005
GENEVA (May 2) - Andrei Kirilenko and Dirk Nowitzki of Russia will lead a group of FIBA/NBA players as camp coaches for Basketball without Borders Europe, it was announced today by the National Basketball Association and the International Basketball Federation (FIBA).
Basketball - 08 Apr 2005
BEIJING, APRIL 7, 2005 -- The National Basketball Association (NBA) and China Mobile Communications Corporation (CMCC) announced today a new multi-year marketing partnership agreement that designates China Mobile as the NBAs official telecommunications service provider in China.
Basketball - 01 Feb 2005
Euroleague Basketball and Tickets.com today announced an innovative 5-year agreement that provides all Euroleague clubs with access to ProVenueMax software to manage ticket inventory and customer databases.
Basketball - 24 Jan 2005
NEW YORK, Jan. 21 -- The National Basketball Association and SIRIUS Satellite Radio today announced that SIRIUS will broadcast NBA regular season games, Playoffs and The Finals nationwide to subscribers as part of a non-exclusive multi-year extension agreement.
Basketball - 19 Jan 2005
Japan Basketball Association, Hakuhodo Inc. and Hakuhodo DY Media Partners Inc. announced today that they established a joint venture for the operation, broadcasting and marketing rights business of the FIBA World Championship 2006, the world’s most prestigious event to be held in Japan in August/September, 2006.
Basketball - 11 Jan 2005
NEW YORK, January 10, 2005 - ESPN International and the National Basketball Association (NBA) have reached a television rights agreement on a multi-year renewal, continuing to build upon a relationship dating back to 1990.
Basketball - 11 Jan 2005
NEW YORK, January 10, 2005 - ESPN International and the National Basketball Association have reached a television rights agreement on a multi-year renewal, continuing to build upon a relationship dating back to 1990.
Basketball - 17 Dec 2004
Euroleague Basketball announced today the key highlights of a major pan-European research study that was conducted across 10 of the 13 Euroleague countries last spring. The telephone study and in-venue surveys were conducted in France, Germany, Greece, Israel, Italy, Poland, Russia, Slovenia, Spain and Turkey.
Basketball - 17 Dec 2004
Euroleague Basketball announced today the key highlights of a major pan-European research study that was conducted across 10 of the 13 Euroleague countries last spring.
Basketball - 10 Dec 2004
Euroleague Basketball and CSKA Moscow, host of the 2005 Euroleague Final Four, today announced an unprecedented agreement with Tickets.com that provides basketball fans worldwide with equal access to purchase tickets to the Euroleague Final Four in Moscow, May 6-8.
Basketball - 06 Dec 2004
The FIBA Central Board decided yesterday at its meeting in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, that Turkey will be the host for the 2010 FIBA World Championship.
Basketball - 02 Dec 2004
2 December 2004, Hong Kong : Basketball fans in Hong Kong can look forward to some of the best hoop action from the United States, after Asia’s number one sports broadcaster ESPN STAR Sports netted acquisition rights to broadcast a larger number of ‘live’ games of the NBA on PCCW’s now Broadband TV.
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