Take the Montenegro side that impressed in last summer's Qualification Round with a 10-0 record, add two of the most promising NBA centers, and you get a frontcourt that could wreak havoc at EuroBasket 2013.
Celje is following close in the footsteps of Koper and Jesenice with plans for Celje Arena remaining on track to be completed well in advance of EuroBasket 2013 tip-off.
Serbia's Dusko Savanovic will need to abstain from training during the summer because of a herniated disc in his lower back and will not play for the national team at EuroBasket 2013, it emerged on Monday.
The winners of the "I Feel Basketball" promotion, in co-operation with MMC, TV SLO and EuroBasket 2013, became Slovenian national team players for a day.
When players arrive at the Slovenian seaside resort town of Koper for EuroBasket 2013, they will be welcomed by the newly renovated Bonifika Sports Hall.
Members of the EuroBasket 2013 Local Organising Committee (LOC) visited Jesenice on Friday to inspect how preparations for September's big event are coming along.
The Italian Federation (FIP) announced on Friday a list of 16 players that have been asked to undergo medical exams in Rome on 23 and 24 July, with a view to begin preparations in July for EuroBasket 2013.
Houston Rockets big man Tim Ohlbrecht announced on Friday his decision to follow a personal training programme in the summer rather than joining the German national team for EuroBasket 2013.
Young Latvian international Davis Bertans has torn the anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) in his right knee and is expected to be out of action between six and nine months, consequently missing out on EuroBasket 2013.
Latvian national team head coach Ainars Bagatskis has announced a 17-strong preliminary squad for EuroBasket 2013 which features the welcome return of the nation's NBA player.
SportForum - a panel group focusing on different elements of EuroBasket 2013 - met in Ljubljana on Wednesday, to discuss the impact of the event on the Slovenian economic sector.
French small forward Nicolas Batum is currently on holiday in Paris but is relishing his national team's prospects at the upcoming EuroBasket, notwithstanding impeding changes in their frontcourt.
EuroBasket 2013 is yet to tip off but already planning for EuroBasket 2015 underway, with a delegation from 2015 hosts, Ukraine, this week visiting Slovenia to learn from 2013 organisers.
As EuroBasket 2013, the tournament where Vlado Ilievski will play his last game in an F.Y.R. of Macedonia jersey, approaches fast, there is a precious memory that he knows he will never forget.
Great Britain concluded a long recruitment process on Wednesday by announcing that Cleveland Cavaliers assistant Joe Prunty will steer the national team at September's EuroBasket 2013 as their head coach.