Tagged Mateusz Ponitka

Previewing 2019 FIBA World Cup Quarterfinals by Small-Big Pairings

Basketball is a team sport, first and foremost, but it’s also a star-driven game. One or two elite players can often lift a team above an opponent with more collective talent. Such is the case at the FIBA World Cup where depth matters but stars ultimately win games. After the first two rounds of group…

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FIBA World Cup 2019 Group A Preview: China, Cote D’Ivoire, Poland, Venezuela

The 2019 FIBA Basketball World Cup begins August 31. As part of the event’s rebrand, the number of countries incorporated will expand from 24 to 32. The tournament is being held in China and will crown a champion—with the added bonus of seven countries securing a spot in the 2020 Tokyo Olympics. The nations are…

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