50 Greatest EuroLeague Contributors (2008)

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search

The 50 Greatest EuroLeague Contributors (2008) of FIBA European Champions Cup and EuroLeague history were awarded and chosen on February 3, 2008, in Madrid, Spain. The occasion was the fiftieth anniversary since the founding of the inaugural season of the FIBA European Champions Cup, which is officially recognized as the predecessor of today's modern EuroLeague competition, which is the premier level men's basketball league in Europe.

The list was made up of 35 players, 10 coaches, and 5 referees that were deemed to have contributed the most to the growth of the EuroLeague. It also included other nominees for each category. All together, 105 players, 20 coaches, and 12 referees in total were nominated.

35 Players[edit]

  • Years in parentheses indicate years played as a professional basketball player.

Other player nominees[edit]

  • Years in parentheses indicate years played as a professional basketball player.

10 Coaches[edit]

  • Years in parentheses indicate years spent as a professional basketball coach.

Other coaching nominees[edit]

  • Years in parentheses indicate years spent as a professional basketball coach.

5 Referees[edit]

Other refereeing nominees[edit]

See also[edit]

External links[edit]