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Round 5 (Regular Season)

FMP 65% Oct.23 Zadar
MZT Skopje 55% Oct.23 Cibona
Cedevita Oct.22 Crvena Zvezd 65%
Buducnost 67% Oct.21 Mega Bemax
Olimpija 77% Oct.21 Mornar Bar
Partizan NI 58% Oct.21 Igokea
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Round 2 (Regular Season)

Zrinjski HT 58% Oct.19 Bosna-Royal
KK Primorska 56% Oct.18 Borac
Vrsac 58% Oct.18 Krka
Lovcen 57% Oct.18 Ohrid AV
Rogaska Oct.18 Split 96%
Dynamic BG Oct.18 Teodo Tivat 95%
ABA League round 22 best performance: Josh Scott - Feb 13, 2017


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Josh Scott
American Forward Josh Scott (208-F-93, agency: Pensack Sports) put on an amazing game in the last round for MZT Skopje, receiving a Eurobasket.com Player of the Week award for round 22.
The 23-year old player had a double-double of 24 points and 13 rebounds, while his team crushed Krka (#13, 7-15) with 24-point margin 89-65. The game rather meaningless between the teams, which do not have any influence on top of the standings. MZT Skopje is placed at 11th position in ABA League. MZT Skopje is rather a weak team placed in lower part in the standings. They need more victories to improve their 8-14 record. It was one of impressive evenings for Scott as usually he does not deliver so high stats. Josh Scott averages this season 12.0ppg and 6.6rpg.

The second best player in last round's games was young Dejan Davidovac (202-SF-95, agency: BeoBasket) of FMP. Davidovac had a very good evening with 28 points, 4 rebounds and 5 assists. Of course FMP cruised to a 89-79 relatively comfortable win over Un.Olimpija (9-13). This victory allowed FMP to move up to 7th position in the standings. His team is not often considered as one of the league's best with a mere 9-13 record. Davidovac is well-known at FMP and is a proven leader in his second season with the team.

Third on the list of top players last round was American guard Ryan Boatright (183-PG-92) of Cedevita (#3). Boatright scored 21 points and grabbed five rebounds. He was a key player of Cedevita, leading his team to a 79-67 win against #4 ranked Partizan in a game of the week. Cedevita needs these victories very badly if they think about getting closer to top teams. Their record at this point is 16 victories and 6 lost games. Boatright has a great season in ABA League. After 11 games, he made it on the list of the league's leaders in points with 17.0ppg (3rd best). He also has FGP: 51.9% and 3PT: 50.8%.

Other top performing players last week:
4. J.R. Reynolds (188-G-84) of Buducnost - 18 points, 3 rebounds and 4 assists
5. Owen Klassen (208-C/F-91) of Buducnost - 14 points and 10 rebounds
6. Nikola Jankovic (207-PF-94) of Un.Olimpija - 19 points and 8 rebounds
7. Miro Bilan (213-C-89) of Cedevita - 14 points, 10 rebounds and 3 assists
8. Antabia Waller (191-G-88) of Mornar Bar - 28 points, 2 rebounds and 2 assists
9. Gregor Hrovat (196-G/F-94) of Un.Olimpija - 11 points, 7 rebounds and 7 assists
10. Xavier Thames (191-G-91) of MZT Skopje - 16 points, 4 rebounds and 5 assists

The Player of the week is chosen based on efficiency calculation, but also including game result, importance of the game, if played recorded double-double/triple-double, etc.
The efficiency formula is a combination of various formulas used by different basketball organizations/leagues. We got involved many basketball scouts and journalists to assure it's accuracy.
The formula: 1.5*PTS + 3* (REB+AST+ST+BL-TO) - 2*BSAG - 4*PF + 3*PFRV + 4* (2FGPM+3FGPM) + 1.5*FTM - 3* (2FGPA-2FGPM) - 3* (3FGPA-3FGPM) - (FTA-FTM)   




Luka Zoric
Luka Zoric claims ABA League weekly honour - 8 hours ago
Experienced Luka Zoric (211-C-84) had a great game in the last round for Cibona and that's him to receive a Eurobasket.com Player of the Week award for round 4. The 33-year old center had the game-high 29 points adding nine rebounds for Cibona in his team's victory, helping them to beat Cedevita (2-2) 100-94. Cibona is placed at 4th position in ABA League. Cibona is a typical solid league team placed somewhere in the middle or a little bit lower in the standings. They need more victories...   [read more]

Josh Bostic
Zadar signs Josh Bostic, ex JuveCaserta - 3 hours ago
KK Zadar (A1) signed 30-year old American swingman Josh Bostic (196-104kg-87, college: Findlay, OH). He played last season at JuveCaserta in Italian Serie B. In 20 Serie A games he had 8.4ppg, 3.1rpg, 1.3apg and 1.5spg (in top 5). The previous (15-16) season Bostic played at VEF Riga in Latvian LBL where in 20 games he recorded 13.7ppg, 4.4rpg, 2.8apg and 1.4spg. He helped them to make it to the final. A very impressive season as he was named to Eurobasket.com All-Latvian League Honorable...   [read more]

Jahmar Young
Cibona inks Jahmar Young, ex Huracanes PP - 6 hours ago
KK Cibona VIP Zagreb (A1) agreed terms with 31-year old American guard Jahmar Young (196-86, college: New Mexico State). He played last summer at Huracanes del Atlantico in LNB league in Dominican Republic. Young managed to play in three leagues in three countries last year. In 8 LNB games he had 11.0ppg, 2.4apg and 1.0spg. Part of last season he spent at Hapoel Haifa (National League) in Israel where in 6 games he recorded very impressive stats: 19.8ppg, 4.2rpg, 4.5apg and 2.2spg. Young...   [read more]


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ABA League Standings
 1 Buducnost 3-1 
 2 Crvena Zvezda 3-1 
 3 FMP 2-2 
 4 Cibona 2-2 
 5 Olimpija 2-2 
 6 Partizan NIS 2-2 
 7 Mega Bemax 2-2 
 8 Cedevita 2-2 
 9 Igokea 2-2 
 10 MZT Skopje 2-2 
 11 Mornar Bar 1-3 
 12 Zadar 1-3 
 13 Borac 0-0 
 14 Bosna-Royal 0-0 
 15 Dynamic BG 0-0 
 16 KK Primorska 0-0 
 17 Krka 0-0 
 18 Lovcen 0-0 
 19 Ohrid AV 0-0 
 20 Rogaska 0-0 
 21 Split 0-0 
 22 Teodo Tivat 0-0 
 23 Vrsac 0-0 
 24 Zrinjski HT 0-0 
Full Standings
Last:10/16/2017
ABA League Standings
 1 Cibona 0-0 
 2 FMP 0-0 
 3 Igokea 0-0 
 4 Mega Bemax 0-0 
 5 MZT Skopje 0-0 
 6 Zadar 0-0 
 7 Vrsac 1-0 
 8 Borac 1-0 
 9 Krka 1-0 
 10 Split 1-0 
 11 Teodo Tivat 1-0 
 12 KK Primorska 1-0 
 13 Dynamic BG 0-1 
 14 Lovcen 0-1 
 15 Ohrid AV 0-1 
 16 Rogaska 0-1 
 17 Zrinjski HT 0-1 
 18 Crvena Zvezda 0-0 
 19 Cedevita 0-0 
 20 Buducnost 0-0 
 21 Partizan NIS 0-0 
 22 Mornar Bar 0-0 
 23 Bosna-Royal 0-1 
 24 Un.Olimpija 0-0 
Full Standings
Last:10/11/2017
Stats Leaders
Points Per Game
 Dorell WRIGHT
  Igokea
  (206-F-85)
  Avg: 24.3
 1. Wright, Igokea24.3 
 2. Rochestie, Crvena Z.20.5 
 3. Zoric, Cibona19.8 
 4. Morgan, Olimpija19.0 
 5. Bozic, Zadar19.0 
 6. Washington, Igokea18.0 
 7. Ennis, Mega Bemax18.0 
 8. Miller, Partizan.17.8 
 9. Gordic, Buducnost17.8 
 10. Knowles, Zadar17.0 
Rebounds Per Game
 Jordan MORGAN
  Olimpija
  (203-F-91)
  Avg: 11.3
 1. Morgan, Olimpija11.3 
 2. Bozic, Zadar9.3 
 3. Milosevic, Igokea8.8 
 4. Bitadze, Mega B.8.3 
 5. Trajkovski, MZT S.7.8 
 6. Ilic, Buducnost7.8 
 7. Oliver, Olimpija7.5 
 8. Lazic, Mega Bemax6.8 
 9. Zoric, Cibona6.5 
 10. Fundic, Mega Bemax6.3 
Assists Per Game
 Filip COVIC
  FMP
  (178-PG-89)
  Avg: 8.3
 1. Covic, FMP8.3 
 2. Williams-G., Partiza.7.3 
 3. Rochestie, Crvena Z.6.5 
 4. Rebic, Mega Bemax6.0 
 5. Garcia, MZT Skopje5.8 
 6. Ennis, Mega Bemax5.3 
 7. Cherry, Cedevita5.0 
 8. Gordic, Buducnost4.5 
 9. Needham, Mornar B.4.3 
 10. Ukic, Cedevita4.0 
Steals Per Game
 Preston KNOWLES
  Zadar
  (187-G-89)
  Avg: 3.3
 1. Knowles, Zadar3.3 
 2. Oliver, Olimpija2.5 
 3. Ivanovic, Buducnost2.3 
 4. Cakarevic, Partizan.2.3 
 5. Ennis, Mega Bemax2.3 
 6. Cherry, Cedevita1.8 
 7. Bjelica, Crvena Z.1.8 
 8. Nichols, Cedevita1.5 
 9. Sehovic, Buducnost1.5 
 10. Fundic, Mega Bemax1.5 
Blocks Per Game
 Goga BITADZE
  Mega B.
  (211-C/F-99)
  Avg: 3.8
 1. Bitadze, Mega B.3.8 
 2. Lukovic, Mornar B.2.3 
 3. Zoric, Cibona1.8 
 4. Ilic, Buducnost1.5 
 5. Ojo, FMP1.3 
 6. Barovic, Buducnost1.0 
 7. Kraljevic, Zadar1.0 
 8. Nichols, Cedevita1.0 
 9. Melvin, Cibona1.0 
 10. Hrovat, Olimpija0.8 
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