The Central Board confirmed that FIBA will not be in a position to discuss a broader agreement with ECA before ECA and the 16 Euroleague clubs remove all obstacles (contractual or other) for the release of players to their national teams.
Next June FIBA could assign the flagship event to the two Latin American countries
The FIBA Basketball World Cup in 2023 will be in Asia
The New York native, who held FIBA's highest post from 1990 to 1998, passed away at the age of 93 on Wednesday
Belinelli said that he will consider finishing his career in Europe and may join Italian National Team for FIBA Basketball World Cup (if Italy qualifies)