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adidas Eurocamp Announces Player Roster

Tue, 06/04/2013 - 6:48am

PORTLAND, Ore. (June 4, 2013) – adidas today announced the official player roster for adidas EUROCAMP, the most prestigious international pre-NBA Draft camp featuring top basketball players who will showcase their skills during the three-day event in Treviso, Italy June 8-10, 2013.

Rudy GobertRudy GobertIn its 11th year, adidas EUROCAMP provides a global stage for the top international prospects to practice, compete and interview with NBA teams and other professional leagues leading up to the NBA Draft. Players will also attend clinics and learn from current and former NBA coaches and players including Flip Saunders (Minnesota Timberwolves), Kenneth Faried (Denver Nuggets), Serge Ibaka (Oklahoma City Thunder) and Omri Casspi (Cleveland Cavaliers).

More than 45 early entries and NBA Draft-eligible participants, including projected 2013 NBA Draft picks Rudy Gobert (France), Lucas Nogueira (Brazil) and Nemanja Nedovic (Serbia) will participate in adidas EUROCAMP 2013. Former adidas EUROCAMP participants include 62 NBA Draft picks and including Danilo Gallinari, Nicolas Batum, Andrea Bargnani and Omer Asik. 23 former participants currently hold NBA contracts with 57 playing in Euroleague Basketball. In 2012, seven adidas EUROCAMP players were selected during the NBA Draft including first-round pick Evan Fournier of France – the No. 20 overall selection by the Denver Nuggets.

Houston Rockets director of scouting and adidas EUROCAMP camp director Arturas Karnisovas, and Minnesota Timberwolves assistant coach and adidas EUROCAMP coaching director, Bill Bayno, return for their second year. In addition, several NBA assistant coaches will join the adidas EUROCAMP coaching staff including Kenny Atkinson (Atlanta Hawks), Kelvin Sampson and Chris Finch (Houston Rockets), Armond Hill (Boston Celtics), Kaleb Canales (Dallas Mavericks), Melvin Hunt (Denver Nuggets), Eric Hughes (Toronto Raptors), Jim Boylen (Indiana Pacers) and Maz Trakh (Oklahoma City Thunder). Also coaching will be Ilias Zouros (former Greece national team head coach) and Sarunas Marciulonis (Olympic gold medalist and former NBA player).

Teams also participating this year include the under-18 adidas USA Select, the under-20 men’s basketball national team from France and the under-19 men’s national team from Serbia. For the first time, adidas EUROCAMP Next Generation, an elite program to enhance both on-court and life skills, joins the event and features the top under-16 European players. Dimitris Itoudis (former Panathinaikos BC assistant coach and European professional basketball player) and Marcelo Nicola (former European professional basketball player) will attend as coaches for adidas EUROCAMP Next Generation.

adidas EUROCAMP Early Entry and Draft Eligible Participants

NAME

HEIGHT

POSITION

HOME COUNTRY

TEAM

Danilo Andjusic

6’5”

Shooting Guard

Serbia

Partizan

Ondrej Balvin

7’1”

Center

Czech Republic

Cajasol Seville

Janis Berzins

6’8”

Power Forward

Latvia

Valmiera

Vyacheslav Bobrov

6’7”

Small Forward

Ukraine

BC Kiev

Ryan Broekhoff

6’7”

Small Forward

Australia

Valparaiso - NCAA

Clint Capela

6’9”

Power Forward

Switzerland

Chalon

Aquille Carr

5’8”

Point Guard

United States

Princeton Day Academy

Vitalis Chikoko

6’10”

Power Forward

Zimbabwe

TBB Trier

Linos Chrysikopoulos

6’9”

Small Forward

Greece

Paok

Nemanja Dangubic

6’5”

Small Forward

Serbia

Mega Vizura

Daniel Diez

6’8”

Small Forward

Spain

Lagun Aro GBC

Bojan Dubljevic

6’10”

Power Forward

Montenegro

Valencia

Dante Exum

6’6”

Point Guard

Australia

AIS

Jaime Fernandez

6’2”

Shooting Guard

Spain

Asefa Estudiantes

Viktor Gaddefors

6’8”

Small Forward

Sweden

Virtus Bologna

Alessandro Gentile

6’7”

Small Forward

Italy

EA7 Milano

Rudy Gobert

7’2”

Center

France

Cholet

Guillermo Hernangomez

6’10”

Center

Spain

Real Madrid 2

Nikola Ivanovic

6’3”

Point Guard

Montenegro

Buducnost

Livio Jean Charles

6’9”

Small Forward

France

Asvel

Dmitry Kulagin

6’6”

Shooting Guard

Russia

Triumph

Mindaugas Kupsas

7’1”

Center

Lithuania

Lietkabetis

Louis Labeyrie

6’10”

Power Forward

France

Paris Levallois

Andrew Lawrence

6’1”

Point Guard

Great Britain

Charleston - NCAA

Augusto Lima

6’9”

Power Forward

Spain

Unicaja Malaga

Marko Lukovic

6’9”

Small Forward

Serbia

Mega Vizura

Oleksandr Lypovyy

6’7”

Point Guard

Ukraine

BC Donetsk

Lucas Mariano

6’9”

Center

Brazil

Franca - Brazil

Nicolo Melli

6’9”

Power Forward

Italy

EA7 Milano

Vasilije Micic

6’5”

Point Guard

Serbia

Mega Vizura

Boubacar Moungoro

6’6”

Small Forward

Mali

IMG Academy

Nemanja Nedovic

6’3”

Point Guard

Serbia

Lietuvos Rytas

Raul Neto

6’1”

Point Guard

Brazil

Lagun Aro GBC

Lucas Nogueira

7’0”

Center

Brazil

Asefa Estudiantes

Jakub Parzenski

7’0”

Center

Poland

Virtus Bologna

Achille Polonara

6’7”

Power Forward

Italy

Varese

Klemen Prepelic

6’3”

Shooting Guard

Slovenia

Union Olimpija Lubljiana

Artem Pustovyi

7’1”

Center

Ukraine

Khimik

Nikola Radicevic

6’5”

Point Guard

Serbia

Cajasol Seville

Joan Sastre

6’7”

Small Forward

Spain

Cajasol Seville

Emir Sulejmanovic

6’9”

Power Forward

Bosnia and Herzegovina

Union Olimpija Ljubljana

Janis Timma

6’7”

Power Forward

Latvia

Ventspils

Vladislav Trushkin

6’7”

Power Forward

Russia

Spartak Vidnoye

Edgaras Ulanovas

6’6”

Small Forward

Lithuania

Pieno Zvaigzdes

Adin Vrabac

6’8”

Small Forward

Bosnia and Herzegovina

OKK Spars

Andrey Zubkov

6’9”

Small Forward

Russia

Lokomotiv Kuban

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