EuroBasket 2013: Quarters preview
Defending champion Spain, France among contenders vying for title in Slovenia
LJUBLJANA, Slovenia -- Twenty-four has become 12 and now, after the second-round cuts at the EuroBasket Championship, we're down to eight as the quarterfinals begin on Wednesday. For all the established barometers such as past pedigree, NBA talent, experience and level of play so far in Slovenia, picking a winner at this point is futile. No doubt, this is the most open championship in years.
Pre-tournament favorite Spain stumbled into the final eight and could still defend its title. ...
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