Lebron who? Over here on The Continent, the biggest basketball news today is all about the pingpong balls which determined the groups for the 2010-11 Euroleague season. The 22 teams that have qualified for Euroleague play have been divvied up into the four groups who will duke it out in the regular season.
Without further ado, then, herrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrre’s your first look at the groups comprising the 2010-11 Euroleague basketball season.
Group A: Caja Laboral Baskonia, Maccabi Tel Aviv, Partizan Belgrade, Asseco Prokom, Žalgiris Kaunas, TBD
Group B: Olympiacos, Real Madrid, Unicaja, Virtus Roma, Brose Baskets Bamberg, TBD
Group C: FC Barcelona, Montepaschi Siena, Lietuvos Rytas, Fenerbahçe Ülker, Cibona Zagreb, Cholet Basket
Group D: CSKA Moscow, Panathinaikos, Valencia, Efes Pilsen, AJ Milano, Union Olimpija
The remaining two spots in Euroleague play next season will be determined in the Qualifying Round tournament.