Spain’s preparation for the Eurobasket Championship later this month is going excellent, however, the team remains cautious and maintaining a high level of play until they reach their ultimate goal.


For Spain, Pau Gasol and Juan Carlos Navarro led the team is scoring and on the leadership end as well. Spain started the game with different line up to start the game (Calderón,Juan Carlos Navarro,Fernando San Emeterio, Felipe Reyes and Marc Gasol). Testing the line-ups and shaking things up for the game was essential for Spain. Nothing could stop the starters as they opened the game with a 27-10 lead over Bulgaria and never looked back and finished 96-59 over Bulgaria.

Next up for Spain is against Lithuania on August 18th in Luthania.


Box Score

SPAIN 96 (27) (28) (17) (24): Calderón (6),Juan Carlos Navarro (19),Fernando San Emeterio (0), Felipe Reyes (8), Marc Gasol (6),Pau Gasol (15), Rudy Fernández (2), Ricky Rubio (5), Víctor Claver (2),Sergio Llull (17), Serge Ibaka (7), Carlos Suárez (8) y Víctor Sada (3).

BULGARIA, 59 (10) (17) (16) (16): Rowland (9),  Videnov (15), Marinov (2), K. Ivanov (8), Georgiev (0),D. Ivanov (7),  Kostov (6), Yanev (4), Velikov (0), Banev (0), Varbanov (0) y Gruev (2).

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