Celje Arena in Celje, SLO, will be the site for this preliminary round battle scheduled to tip off today at 2:50 p.m. EDT (11:50 a.m. PDT/21:00 local time).
Living up to its name in the opener, "La Furia Roja" (The Red Fury) kept the momentum going after coming into the tournament unbeaten in FIBA EuroBasket 2013 tune-ups.
Led by Rudy Fernandez's 15 points and Marc Gasol's double-double (14 points/11 rebounds), the two-time defending champions cruised in a 28-point thrashing over Croatia.
Next up, the Spaniards will face the host of this year's festivities, as Slovenia tries to remain undefeated after escaping with a two-point victory over the Czech Republic.
Trailing by two points with a seconds remaining in the game, (small forward) Lubos Barton was called for traveling after getting his feet tangled, sealed the Czech's fate in the process.
Jure Balazic led the way for Slovenia, finishing with a team-high 11 points to go along with his 8 boards.
Jaka Blazic, Bostjan Nachbar and Gasper Vidmar all pitched in with 9 points, as the Slovenians got the win despite shooting under 42 percent from the field.
- EuroBasket 2013 – Spain vs. Slovenia Odds
According to international basketball oddsmakers, the Spanish National Basketball team is listed as an -8-point favorite over a Slovenia [+8], who'll have cushion of four field goals in this one.
The OVER/UNDER between these sides is set at a combined total of 141½ points and alternate betting lines list España 2/9 [-450] at and Slovenia at 3/1 [+300].
- EuroBasket 2013 – Spain vs. Slovenia Live Streaming Info
This game will be streaming and on ESPN-3 and Watch ESPN live from Celje, SLO, at the aforementioned time.
However, the live stream feed may not be available in all areas due to blackout restrictions. In that case, FIBA-Europe-TV will also stream this Spain vs. Slovenia game online, click here for more details.
- EuroBasket 2013 – DVR Replays
Courtesy of ESPN-3, basketball fans can now catch up on everything that's taken place at the EuroBasket 2013 in Slovenia – as well as the FIBA Americas Championships in Venezuela. Watch free DVR replays of past EuroBasket live stream matches (Aug. 23 - Sept. 4) here.