Assembly Chooses Siena for ULEB Cup Opening Game
Athens, September 13, 2006 - The ULEB Cup assembly, meeting in Athens on Wednesday, the eve of the competition's regular season draw, approved the choice of Siena, Italy as the scene for an opening game to celebrate the start of the 2006-07 season. The opening game will feature Montepaschi Siena against an opponent to be determined in the draw, and will be played on Monday, October 30, one night before the rest of the ULEB Cup teams begin their season. Montepaschi Siena, a two-time Euroleague Final Four participant, is making its ULEB Cup debut this season. The draw to determine how all 24 ULEB Cup teams are divided into four regular season groups of six will be held at 9:00 CET on Thursday in Athens. Follow the ULEB Cup Draw for 2006-07 on Thursday right here on ULEBCup.com!