Sep 24, 2013
Basketball - Spain beat Croatia to win Eurobasket bronze
Outgoing champions Spain claimed their fourth successive podium finish after beating Croatia 92-66 in the bronze medal match at the European basketball championship in Slovenia on Sunday.
France win first European title
France ended their long wait for European glory by beating Lithuania 80-66 on Sunday to win the 2013 EuroBasket title -- their first continental crown.
Blazers F Nicolas Batum, France Beat Lithuania, 80-66, To Win Gold At EuroBasket
A recap of Portland Trail Blazers forward Nicolas Batum's performance during Game 11 of the 2013 EuroBasket tournament in Slovenia.
Nanaimo Daily News
Sergio Llull scored 21 points and Marc Gasol added 17 for Spain to cruise past Croatia 92-66 and win the bronze medal at the European basketball championship on Sunday.
EuroBasket, FIBA Americas top plays from Thursday
There's quite a bit going on abroad right now as both the FIBA Americas and EuroBasket competitions are happening as teams attempt to move one step closer to qualifying for the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro.