Two years ago the basketball news headlines in France was about a road accident on the A 8 motorway that resulted in the death of 15-year old Laure Ecard and in serious injuries to three of her team-mates.
Last year during a civic ceremony the town of Nice paid homage to the Nice Cavigal team.
Laure Ecard, despite having been behind the crash barriers, was hit by a car and killed. Mr Gilles Renard who stopped to help the girls was also hit by the same car and died.
On that fateful night C