The NBA tipped off the first-ever Jr. NBA World Championship Europe Camp this morning at the Rogla Olympic Sports Resort in Slovenia.
Veteran Kazakhstan wingman Rustam Yergali is upbeat about the World Cup 2019 Qualifiers, especially how it magnifies interest in the game.
Anatoliy Kolesnikov loved the liveliness of Kazakhstan's home crowd in the first window of the Asian Qualifiers and hopes the support will be even better in their next games.
Anton Ponomarev hopes the team can maintain its strong unity and continue what he calls the Kazakh way.
Kazakhstan head coach Mikhail Karpenko is aiming for more success at the Asian Qualifiers to boost the game's popularity back home.