Since its inception in 2001, Basketball Without Borders has served as a summer camp for young people designed to promote friendship, goodwill and education through sport.

Basketball Without Borders 2004

Program to Encompass Three Continents in 2004
The NBA and the International Basketball Federation will stage Basketball Without Borders on three separate continents.
March 31 news conference: Play
Fact sheet

Nenę, Barbosa Bring NBA to Brazil
Brazil natives Nenę (Denver Nuggets) and Leandro Barbosa (Phoenix Suns) will lead a contingent to serve as coaches for Basketball Without Borders Americas, which will take place June 28 to July 3, 2004 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
Estrellas de la NBA visitarán Brasil
Basquetebol Sem Fronteiras das Américas ao Brasil
Latinos Unidos Tour 2003

NBA Stars Return to Europe
Jiri Welsch (Boston Celtics), Stanislav Medvedenko (Los Angeles Lakers), Vitaly Potapenko (Seattle SuperSonics) and Former NBA center Gheorghe Muresan will serve as coaches for Basketball Without Borders Europe, July 24-27, 2004 in Treviso, Italy.
Les stars du basket-ball reviennent en Europe
Basketball Stars kehren nach Europa zurück

Africa to Welcome NBA Contingent
Current and former NBA players, including Knicks center Dikembe Mutombo (Congo), and coaching personnel from 10 different NBA teams will serve as coaches for Basketball Without Borders Africa, Sept. 6-10, 2004 in Johannesburg, South Africa.
NBA players to dedicate Dikembe Mutombo Foundation Dormitories
Former Africa 100 Campers attend school in U.S.
Africa 100 Camp 2003


Basketball Without Borders 2003

Grizzlies Win Title
In the championship game, the Grizzlies, coached by Pau Gasol and Nikoloz Tskitishvili, went out to an early lead over the Spurs and never looked back en route to a 74-57 victory.
Day One | Day Two
Photo Galleries | Player Quotes

Basketball Stars Unite to Promote Leadership
The third annual Basketball Without Borders will take place June 28-July 1 in Treviso, Italy. This year, for the first time, Basketball Without Borders will partner with UNICEF to support education and HIV/AIDS prevention programs with European youth.
2003 Participants

Fact Sheet 2003
When was the first Basketball Without Borders held? Find out everything you need to know with the Basketball Without Borders fact sheet.


Basketball Without Borders 2002

Download event information in Turkish and Greek

'I Hope We Can All Learn'
The second annual Basketball Without Borders wrapped up July 7 with the Pistons, coached by Peja Stojakovic, winning the tournament.
Day One | Day Two | Day Three

Basketball Stars Unite for Goodwill in Turkey
Peja Stojakovic and Hedo Turkoglu of the NBA's Sacramento Kings are leading a group of Turkish and Greek basketball players serving as coaches for the second annual Basketball Without Borders.
Radmanovic joins Basketball Without Borders camp
Basketball Without Borders participants selected

Fact Sheet 2002
When was the first Basketball Without Borders held? Who teamed with Toni Kukoc as one of the original participants? Find out everything you need to know with the Basketball Without Borders fact sheet.
Q&A: Peja Stojakovic | Hedo Turkoglu
Chat transcripts: Hedo Turkoglu | Antonis Fotsis


Zan Tabak

Basketball Without Borders 2001

Pacers Take Inaugural Basketball Without Borders Title
The Pacers, coached by Zan Tabak, upset the Kings 50-48 to win the Basketball Without Borders title game. Prizes were given to all players after the final, and NBA players congratulated the participants for their role in the historic camp, which united 50 kids from the former Yugoslavia.
Day One: Recap | Quotes

Players Conduct Kids' Hoops Clinic
Growing up in Croatia, 14-year-old basketball prospect Arsen Solic had never met a Yugoslavian or Bosnian. Now he can count several as friends, bunkmates and teammates. And the opportunity was all due to Basketball Without Borders in which Sacramento's Vlade Divac and Atlanta's Toni Kukoc led a group of nine NBA players who conducted a basketball camp in Italy for children from the former Yugoslavia.
Participant Poster