In a one point win over Slovenia on the first day of the Ex-Yugo tournament in Ljubljana, Slovenia, Mirza Teletovic filled the stat sheet. The 6'9" forward finished with 22 points on 7-for 15 shooting, including 2-for-4 on three's and 6-for-8 from the line. He also grabbed eight. rebounds, passed for one assist, and two steals.
Meanwhile, in Istanbul, Ilkan Karaman,the Nets second round pick in this year's draft, played well in a "friendly" vs. Germany, going for nine points, five rebounds and three blocks for Turkey as it beat Italy by four. Semih Erden, who's played for both the Celtics and the Cavaliers--and with Deron Williams at Besiktas, finished with 29 points.
- Boxscore - Turkey vs. Germany - Turkish Basketball Federation
- National Team wins Adidas Istanbul Cup in 2012 and became the champion (Google Translate) - Turkish Basketball Federation
Bosnia and Herzegovina national basketball team celebrating against Slovenia (Google Translate) - A. Haznadarevic - SportSport Bosnia