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Emmet Ryan

Emmet Ryan
Emmet Ryan is Editor of Action81.com, where he writes the Tactics not Passion column on Gaelic Football, and author of the book Tactics not Passion. You can follow Emmet on twitter via @Action81.

Hiding in plain sight, Euroleague hits London

Emmet Ryan details his trip to London on the weekend the cream of European Basketball came to town. The crowds were hardly fantastic, the locals didn’t really know it was going on, yet for three days London was unquestionably the capital of European Basketball. Emmet Ryan on the Euroleague Final Four and Nike International Junior Tournament (NIJT). The Olympic redevelopment mustn’t have …

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Barcelona, when the giants rest

Emmet Ryan of 'Action 81' picked an odd weekend to go to Barcelona and an almost as odd travel companion. Here’s what happens when Barcelona take the field and the court without their biggest stars.

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