Category : Legends

22.10.2019 09:00

Remembering Dražen Petrović – the Mozart of basketball

Time flies so fast, Captain! Exactly 55 years ago, perhaps the greatest European basketball player of all times was born – in Šibenik, the Mozart of Basketball came to life.
26.11.2018 11:54

Remembering the Zadar's finest

On 26 November in 1948, the basketball fans of the Dalmtian town of basketball – Zadar – received their greatest present of all times. Legendary Krešimir Ćosić was born!
21.11.2018 10:00

Boris Kristančič - his impact on our basketball tradition will never be forgotten

Legendary Boris Kristančič – one of key figures of not only Slovenian basketball, but basketball of the entire region, has been born 87 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.
22.10.2018 10:58

Remembering The Greatest One – today is the day when Mozart was born

Exactly 54 years ago, perhaps the greatest European basketball player of all times was born – in Šibenik, mother Biserka gave life to Dražen Petrović, later World and European champion and Olympic silver-medalist!
08.02.2018 13:26

Nebojša Popović - Zvezda's No. 1

He won 17 championship titles in 10 years with Crvena zvezda by coaching their men’s and women’s sections at the same time! 
09.12.2017 13:37

Remembering Radomir Šaper - The professor who was in love with basketball

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. 
26.11.2017 08:30

The day when basketball of Zadar got the shiniest pearl

Today we celebrate the day, that Zadar basketball got perhaps its greatest player of all times – no other than famous Krešimir Ćosić, whose name even nowadays stands at the home of the basketball in this Dalmatian basketball capital – the Krešimir Ćosić Arena at Višnjik.
21.11.2017 11:00

Remembering Boris Kristančič – one of the fathers of Yugoslavian basketball

On this day, one of the most important men of the basketball of former Yugoslavia, came to life – Boris Kristančič was born in Skopje!
17.11.2017 14:06

Ranko Žeravica - The Olympic champion

We will always remember November 17 as the day when one of the greatest basketball coaches was born. You all know his name. Ranko Žeravica. 
05.11.2017 13:23

Remembering the legendary Žućko

Today is the day when we remember one of the greatest sportsmen of our region – the legendary Radivoj Korać, one of the symbols of the famous former Yugoslavian school of basketball.
28.10.2017 13:51

The day when the Professor was born

On this day, 93 years ago, one of the world's greatest basketball coaches was born in Sarajevo. His name was Aleksandar Nikolić, while most of you remember him by his famous nickname - The Professor. 
22.10.2017 10:00

In loving memory of Mozart of basketball

53 years have passed, since the international basketball community was blessed with the birth of one of the greatest – if not the greatest – European basketball players of all times.