View Full Version : Železnik wins L'Hospitalet Junior Tournament 2008

01-06-2008, 01:56 AM

FMP is the Euroleague Basketball Nike International Junior Classification Tournament L’Hospitalet tournament champion! FMP won its second consecutive L'Hospitalet tournament title by edging AXA FC Barcelona 79-78 in a thrilling final on Saturday. Bojan Subotic became the game hero with the game-winning layup with 2.8 seconds to go. He also led the winners with 37 points on 11-for-18 two-pointers and 12 rebounds. Svetozar Stamenkovic added 12 while Andreja Milutinovic had 11 for FMP. Michel Diouff had 19 points and 11 rebounds for Barcelona. Konstantine Tamaradze added 17, Nihad Djedovic and Papa Abdoulaye each had 12 while Daniel Perez got 10 for Barcelona, that trailed 55-36 midway through the third quarter.

And Železnik claims it for the second year in a row. One of the biggest talent pools in Europe that's for sure ;) Boxscore here (http://www.torneojuniorhospitalet.com/AXAFCB-FMPZELEZNIK.pdf).
The tournament's game table and scores can be found here (http://www.torneojuniorhospitalet.com/resultados.html).
Nikola Mirotić (Real Madrid) was named the MVP of the competition.

The Ciutat De L'Hospitalet Junior Tournament reaches its 29th edition and comes with a new, exciting feature due to an agreement with Euroleague Basketball. This season's L'Hospitalet Junior Tournament will be held from January 3 to 5, 2008, and will feature teams representing five Euroleague and three ULEB Cup clubs. The winner and runner-up teams who play in the L'Hospitalet will receive invitations to the Nike International Junior Tournament at next spring's 2008 Final Four in Madrid.