Author Archives: Pascal

Offensive flow & efficiency in the Belgian Euromillions League ’17-’18

During this FIBA national team break, the Euromillions Basketball League 2017-2018 is more or less halfway. Time for a team analysis that focuses on offensive flow and efficiency from a coach’s point of view. By calculating more advanced and meaningful … Continue reading

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Visiting Lithuania, a BALL-in’ country

Since a couple of days, the spotlights of international basketball are aimed more then ever on the LKL League, the 1st Division basketball in Lithuania. For the wrong reason. Because LiAngelo (19 years old) and LaMelo (16 years old) Ball … Continue reading

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A closer look to the defensive ratings in the EuroMillions Basketball League (Belgium) ’17-’18

Except for three delayed game because of the European club competitions, one quarter of the Euromillions Basketball League 2017-2018 is finished. Every team played each opponent one time, with three more meetings to come. Time for a first team analysis … Continue reading

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Why I choose NACsport / KlipDraw for my video analysis

Both individual as team tactics in basketball are very complex. That’s why I think the use video analysis is crucial for a coach in order to teach his basketball philosophy to his players. For my current season with T71 Dudelange, … Continue reading

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How Estudiantes Madrid shook my idea upon basketball in 2010 (and embarrassed me)

2009 was the year that I started to take my coaching career more seriously.  I was completely fond of Spanish basketball and recognized the different skills sets of the players in the so-called ACB compared to Belgium. To improve as … Continue reading

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“The Four Factors behind a good offensive rating” applied on the Euromillions Basketball League

This report handles another look on the Belgian League from a coach’s point of view. More specifically, I want to use advanced basketball stats to find the crucial factors behind the best and worst offensive teams in the League. In … Continue reading

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VBL Blog: “Basketbalstats: van hightech snufjes tot nuttige tools voor jeugdcoaches” (dutch)

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Pascal Meurs’ blog: “Analysis of the first part of the Belgian Euromillions League (’16-’17)”

For This Is Basketball,  I made an analysis of the first part of the Belgian Euromillions Basketball League. I compare the type of play and results of all teams by taking a closer look to some more profound statistical parameters. You … Continue reading

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International coaching clinic in Doha (Qatar)

This beginning of May I was invited for the second time by the Qatar Basketball Federation (QBF) and the Qatar Olympic Academy (QOA) as a lecturer for several clinics. Around 80-90 coaches from all over the Arabic world showed to … Continue reading

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My season in the Dutch Basketball League

Last week our season already ended with BSW Weert in the Dutch Basketball League, (1st Div men’s basketball in Holland). The days after a season’s ending, as a coach you always make some reflections and an evaluation about your journey. … Continue reading

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