Real Madrid salute Juan Carlos Navarro - "a true honour to have competed against him"
Real Madrid acknowledged the highly-decorated shooting guard who called time on his career this weekend after almost two decades' service for Barcelona.
Real Madrid had the civility to recognize and publish a few words about one of their greatest rivals during the past 20 years in the Liga Endesa, Juan Carlos Navarro who this weekend announced his retirement from the game after almost two decades' service with Barcelona.
Madrid recognize Navarro's contribution to Spanish basketball
Madrid gave their message prominence and visibility by publishing on the front page of their official website rather than within the basketball section.
Other Real Madrid players such as Rudy Fernández, Felipe Reyes and Sergio Llull as well as former madridistas Álex Mumbrú, and Luka Doncic also paid tribute with warm messages for 'La Bomba' on social media..