Wait, that’s Rok Stipcevic? Filip Brala/ZadarSport
There’s at least one NBA player on many of the rosters of the FIBA World Championship in Turkey, so there are plenty of names out there familiar to American basketball fans. But for most of us stateside, this will be one of our few exposures to the best basketball players the rest of the world has to offer.
Judging by a lot of the comments here at Daily Thunder, there are plenty of people out there who know more about international basketball leagues than I do. I don’t want to pretend that the foreign players toil in obscurity, it’s just that I have no idea who most of them are. Thorough research is for professionals, so to save time let’s just look at the guys who have the coolest names.
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