Who are the stars of the tournament?
The number of stars at the European Championships is impressive. NBA professionals meet. Luka Doncic (Slovenia), Nikola Jokic (Serbia), Giannis Antetokounmpo (Greece), Rudy Gobert (France) – just to name a few of them. Dennis Schröder and Franz Wagner are the focus of the German team.
Where is the game played?
The initial round is played in four different places. In addition to Cologne, where the German team plays its games, it is also played in Milan, Prague and Tbilisi. The final round will be played in Berlin on September 10.
What is the status?
The preliminary series is played in four groups of six teams. The first four teams from each group will advance to the finals in Berlin. There it continues in the elimination round with the round of 16, quarter-finals, semi-finals and final. The European champion will be determined on September 18.
Are there any tickets left?
Advance sales have grown significantly in recent days. But tickets are still available, especially for games without Germany participating. Tickets are still available for the Berlin final as well – especially since it has not yet been decided who will play whom in the final and when. However, the organizers assume that the German games and playoffs are almost completely sold out. Tickets are available at https://www.eventim.de/campaign/eurobasket2022.
Where are the games broadcast?
The MagentaSport streaming service broadcasts all games live. The games of the German national team can even be watched for free on the portal. On the other hand, ARD and ZDF’s live broadcasts are not planned. According to their own statements, ARD shows summaries of German games at least as part of the current TV program and on the Internet.