Sep 15, 2013, 11:00 PM EST
In the only truly competitive basketball we have going on right now featuring NBA players, here are the five best plays from Eurobasket action in Slovenia on Sunday.
As for players you might more easily recognize, only the number three highlight — featuring Nicolas Batum finding Boris Diaw — is likely to catch the eye of the more casual basketball observer. But Warriors fans will be pleased to see Nemanja Nedovic in the mix (with the steal and the dunk at number two), as he’s slated to join the team next season.
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