Ukraine players, amid war, drawing inspiration from homeland

Ukraine players, amid war, drawing inspiration from homeland
Ukraine’s national basketball team gathered this summer, tasked with lifting the spirits of those back home in a war-torn country. Turns out, it was the other way around. A long summer slate of games — exhibitions and World Cup qualifying games leading up to the ongoing European championships — didn’t start well for Ukraine.
News story posted on 2022-09-09T16:56:00.0000000Z