as a contributor in the fiba Hall of Fame. Pallacanestro Cant, spending three seasons as its head coach (19661969). In popular culture, a television film based on the biography. At the turn of the twentieth century folk musicals became popular and the best play of this genre is Stankovi's. Stankovi was inducted into the, women's Basketball Hall of Fame in 2000. Biography edit, simultaneous to his studies Stankovi played professionally for. There is in his description of Vranja life something quite much 'Vranjanian local, interesting archaic Serbian dialect.
Fiba 's Secretary General from 1976 to 2002. Istorija nove srpske knjievnosti ) wrote the following about him: Borisav, stankovi takes the first place amongst the modern Serbian writers.
Borisav Stankovi and to a certain extent additionally with (Ivo ipiko and Petar Koi). He doesn't sing about the present Vranja which is modernised but about Vranja of the 'old days the patriarchal people, with their narrow views but cordial life. Work, borisav, stankovi's best work is the 1910 novel entitled neista krv ) about the plight of a young woman unable to free herself from the old customs and restrictions. After he retired from the game, he coached. In practically all his works Stankovi presents strong characters who're at the same time victims of a strange weakness stemming from the realisation that their time has irrevocably passed. Biography, he completed the primary and secondary school in, and graduated from the 's. Throughout his lengthy involvement with basketball, Stankovi has served or been a part of the following organizations: Yugoslav Olympic Committee, International Olympic Committee, Board of Trustees at the. 2, many observers feel it was Borislav Stankovi who most encouraged foreign basketball players to apply their trade in the NBA.