Turkish Airlines Euroleague
May 26, 2013
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Tel Aviv 2004
Qualifying Rounds 2012
NIKE International Junior Tournament
ONE STEP SHORT
It was a comeback weekend for Maccabi Elite in the 2008 Euroleague Final Four in Madrid.
Maccabi lost to CSKA Moscow in the Euroleague Final for the second time in three years, falling 77-91
. Will Bynum scored 23 to lead the Israeli champs in their 13th Euroleague title game, but it was not enough against CSKA’s balanced attack. On Friday, Maccabi had rallied from an 18-point deficit
to beat Montepaschi Siena 85-92
behind 19 points from Alex Garcia, who led an effort of 70 bench points. A sea of yellow fans was not enough for Maccabi to win its sixth European trophy.
COACH INTERVIEW: Zvi Sherf
Zvika Sherf of Maccabi Elite Tel Aviv arrives at the 2008 Euroleague Final Four in Madrid as one of the most experienced head coaches to never have lifted the Euroleague crown. He has come close, however,twice reaching the continental title game with Maccabi.
PLAYER BLOG: Alex Garcia
"Hi, Euroleague fans. It's a great time of year for basketball and I'm glad to have this opportunity to share with you my thoughts as we get ready for the Final Four. Let me start by telling you a little bit about myself. My name is Alex Garcia and I'm from Brazil."
PLAYER INTERVIEW: Yotam Halperin
is living the dream of many Israeli schoolboys, that of playing for Maccabi Elite, the country's signature sports team, at the very top of European basketball. Although he had been with Maccabi to three previous Final Fours and won two Euroleagues, this season
's dream came a bit truer.
FAN MAIL: David Bluthenthal
Maccabi Elite small forward David Bluthenthal is back for his second Final Four and looking to go home with his second title. He answered the questions sent by Euroleague fans for an exciting
Final Four edition of Fan Mail on Euroleague.net
SLIDE SHOW: Maccabi Elite
Maccabi Elite Tel Aviv is back for its seventh Final Four of the new millennium and as always, the Israeli champs have done so in style as the top-scoring team in the competition. Check out the
Maccabi Elite road to the Final Four slideshow
to see how this team of stars shined bright while winning big games all season long.
FINAL FOUR VIDEOS
FINAL FOUR RESULTS
FINAL, May 4
vs. CSKA Moscow
SEMIFINAL, May 2
The Big Men
Once Upon a Time...
Road to Madrid
Devotion in Tel Aviv
Top 10 plays