At the age of 78, one of the greatest coaches of former Yugoslavia and Europe Dušan Ivković has passed in Belgrade.
He was one of the founders of Crvena zvezda mts and the first ever head coach of the Belgrade giant.
Today is the day when we remember the birthday of one of the greatest not only basketball players, but also sportsmen of the region in entire history – legendary Mirza Delibašić.
On December 9, 1925, a remarkable man was born in Belgrade. The one who dedicated his whole life to basketball and who made this game so popular in our region. His name was Radomir Šaper.
Legendary Boris Kristančič – one of key figures of not only Slovenian basketball, but basketball of the entire region, has been born 88 years ago in Skopje. It was a true blessing for the sporting fans in former Yugoslavia, as he was an important piece of the puzzle that made Yugoslavia World basketball superpower.
On this day, 91 years ago, one of the greatest basketball coaches was born.
Today is the day when we remember one of the greatest sportsmen of our region – legendary Radivoj Korać, one of the symbols of the famous former Yugoslavian school of basketball.
On this day, 96 years ago, one of the world's greatest basketball coaches was born. His name was Aleksandar Nikolić. He was The Professor.
Today is the day that we happily remember the birthday of one of the basketball's greatest – the Mozart of our beautiful game – Dražen Petrović.
Today we celebrate the day when not only Dalmatian, but also the basketball of entire region of former Yugoslavia was blessed by a birth of a revolutionary player of his time – Krešimir Ćosić.
On this day, one of the most important men of the basketball of former Yugoslavia, came to life – Boris Kristančič was born in Skopje!