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Euromillions League Standings
 1. Oostende 22-4 
 2. Antwerp 17-9 
 3. Brussels 16-10 
 4. Kangoeroes 14-12 
 5. Aalstar 14-13 
 6. Limburg United 13-13 
 7. Spirou 12-14 
 8. Mons-Hainaut 10-16 
 9. Leuven 7-19 
 10. Liege 6-21 
Full Standings
Last:3/26/2017
Top Division I Standings
 1. Gent Hawks 19-5 
 2. Oxaco 18-6 
 3. Gembo BBC 18-6 
 4. Waregem 17-7 
 5. Houthalen 15-10 
 6. Soba 12-12 
 7. Royal Brussels 11-13 
 8. Giants B 11-15 
 9. Ninane 10-14 
 10. Melsele 9-15 
 11. Gistel Oostende 9-15 
 12. Ieper 8-17 
 13. Ekeren 6-17 
 14. RPC Anderlecht 6-17 
Full Standings
Last:3/27/2017
Top Division II Standings
Group A
 1. Spirou B 22-1 
 2. Oostkamp 18-4 
 3. Sijsele 17-5 
 4. Falco Gent 11-10 
 5. Lambusart 10-12 
 6. Courtrai CB 10-13 
 7. Latem-De Pinte 10-13 
 8. Vilvoorde 10-13 
 9. Woluwe 10-13 
 10. NBC Alsavin 9-14 
 11. CEP Fleurus 8-15 
 12. Wevelgem 5-17 
Group B
 1. Tongeren 16-7 
 2. Geel 15-8 
 3. Lommel 15-8 
 4. Comblain 14-9 
 5. Willebroek 12-12 
 6. Kontich 11-12 
 7. Bornem 10-13 
 8. Guco Lier 10-13 
 9. Hasselt 9-14 
 10. Sainte Walburge 8-15 
 11. Aarschot 6-17 
 12. Pepinster B 6-17 
Last:3/14/2017
FIBA Europe Cup Stage Two Standings
Group K
 1. Chalon 5-1 
 2. Gaziantep 5-1 
 3. Sodertalje 1-5 
 4. Targu Mures 1-5 
Group L
 1. Demir IBB 5-1 
 2. Antwerp 4-2 
 3. Gravelines 2-4 
 4. Prievidza 1-5 
Group M
 1. Telekom Bsk 5-1 
 2. Vytautas 4-2 
 3. Oberwart 2-4 
 4. Apoel 1-5 
Group N
 1. Kormend 4-2 
 2. Nanterre 4-2 
 3. Tsmoki-Minsk 3-3 
 4. Bnei Hertzeliyya 1-5 
Group O
 1. Pau-Lacq-Orthez 4-2 
 2. Alba 4-2 
 3. UBT Cluj Napoca 2-4 
 4. BK Pardubice 2-4 
Group P
 1. Groningen 4-2 
 2. Lukoil Acad. 3-3 
 3. Enisey 0-0 
 4. Benfica 0-6 
Group Q
 1. Cibona 0-0 
 2. Ironi Nahariya 0-0 
 3. Kataja Basket 0-0 
 4. Oostende 0-0 
 5. Oradea 0-0 
 6. Spirou 0-0 
 7. Stelmet ZG 0-0 
 8. Usak 0-0 
Stage One Standings
Last:2/9/2017
Basketball Champions League Standings
Group A
 1. Monaco 12-2 
 2. Banvit BK 11-3 
 3. CEZ Nymburk 10-4 
 4. Aris 8-6 
 5. Fraport SKY 7-7 
 6. Ironi Nahariya 5-9 
 7. Helios 2-12 
 8. Bakken 1-13 
Group B
 1. Le Mans 9-5 
 2. Umana VE 9-5 
 3. Pinar Karsiyaka 9-5 
 4. Avtodor 7-7 
 5. Maccabi Rishon 7-7 
 6. Oradea 6-8 
 7. Kataja Basket 6-8 
 8. Khimik 3-11 
Group C
 1. ASVEL 10-4 
 2. Neptunas 10-4 
 3. EWE Baskets 10-4 
 4. PAOK 7-7 
 5. Ventspils 7-7 
 6. Usak 5-9 
 7. Openjobmetis V. 4-10 
 8. Rosa Radom 3-11 
Group D
 1. Iberostar Tener. 11-3 
 2. Scandone AV 10-4 
 3. Strasbourg 9-5 
 4. Juventus 8-6 
 5. Oostende 6-8 
 6. Cibona 5-9 
 7. Mega Leks 4-10 
 8. Mornar Bar 3-11 
Group E
 1. Besiktas 12-2 
 2. AEK Athens 9-5 
 3. Partizan 8-6 
 4. Ludwigsburg 8-6 
 5. Banco di Srd 7-7 
 6. Spirou 6-8 
 7. Stelmet ZG 4-10 
 8. Szolnok 2-12 
Last:1/25/2017
Stats Leaders
Points Per Game
 Jason CLARK
  Antwerp
  (188-G-90)
  Avg: 17.6
 1. Clark, Antwerp17.6 
 2. Bowman, Spirou16.7 
 3. Tofi, Aalstar15.8 
 4. Miller-M., Leuven15.8 
 5. Tuttle, Limburg .15.2 
 6. Simpson, Liege14.8 
 7. Channels, Kango.13.8 
 8. Troisfontain., Aalst.13.8 
 9. Ware, Antwerp13.7 
 10. Ubel, Brussels13.6 
Rebounds Per Game
 Ryan ANDERSON
  Antwerp
  (206-F-92)
  Avg: 8
 1. Anderson, Antwerp8.0 
 2. Amis, Aalstar7.2 
 3. Fields, Liege6.7 
 4. Samhan, Leuven6.6 
 5. Badji, Kangoeroes6.5 
 6. Ubel, Brussels6.5 
 7. Ware, Antwerp6.5 
 8. Simmons, Brussels6.3 
 9. Tuttle, Limburg .6.2 
 10. Tofi, Aalstar5.9 
Assists Per Game
 Codi MILLER-MCINTYRE
  Leuven
  (190-G-94)
  Avg: 5.7
 1. Miller-M., Leuven5.7 
 2. Djordjevic, Ooste.5.6 
 3. Channels, Kango.5.2 
 4. Loubry, Brussels4.8 
 5. Marnegrave, Spirou4.5 
 6. Bosco, Mons-Hai.4.1 
 7. Anderson, Limburg .4.1 
 8. Clark, Antwerp4.0 
 9. Tuttle, Limburg .3.8 
 10. Hertay, Liege3.6 
Steals Per Game
 Codi MILLER-MCINTYRE
  Leuven
  (190-G-94)
  Avg: 2
 1. Miller-M., Leuven2.0 
 2. Davis, Spirou1.8 
 3. Bowman, Spirou1.5 
 4. Hertay, Liege1.5 
 5. Billbury, Leuven1.4 
 6. Tuttle, Limburg .1.4 
 7. Channels, Kango.1.4 
 8. Muya, Brussels1.3 
 9. Simpson, Liege1.3 
 10. Clark, Antwerp1.3 
Blocks Per Game
 Kevin TUMBA
  Spirou
  (205-C/F-91)
  Avg: 2.5
 1. Tumba, Spirou2.5 
 2. Amis, Aalstar1.5 
 3. Fields, Liege1.1 
 4. Gugino, Liege1.0 
 5. Boukichou, Oostende1.0 
 6. Fusek, Spirou0.8 
 7. Ware, Antwerp0.8 
 8. Bako, Leuven0.8 
 9. Ubel, Brussels0.7 
 10. Samhan, Leuven0.6 
Player of the Week

 John Tofi
  Aalstar
  ( 203-C/F-115-84 )
  

 Bart Maesen
  Houthalen
  ( 198-F-89 )
  
Belgian men teams in Euro cups 2016-2017
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Next Round Schedule

Round 27 (Regular Season)

Antwerp Apr.2 Aalstar 54%
Brussels 68% Apr.2 Limburg Unit
Kangoeroes Apr.1 Oostende 71%
Mons-Hainaut 56% Apr.1 Spirou
Leuven 71% Apr.1 Liege
Next Round Schedule

Round 26 (Regular Season)

Royal Brusse 55% Apr.2 Houthalen
Waregem 52% Apr.1 Gembo BBC
Gent Hawks 76% Apr.1 Soba
Oxaco 89% Apr.1 Ekeren
Ieper 58% Apr.1 RPC Anderle
Ninane 71% Mar.31 Melsele
Giants B 50% Mar.31 Gistel Ooste
Next Round Schedule

Game 2 (Semi-Finals)

Telekom Bsk 63% Apr.5 Nanterre
Chalon 99% Apr.5 Oostende
Interview with Chris Kugener - Oct 7, 2012


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EUROBASKET HAD THE PLEASURE OF SITTING WITH VETERAN BELGIAN SPORTS JOURNALIST CHRIS KUGENER. COWERING BASKETBALL IN BELGIUM IN ALL ITS VARIOUS DIVISIONS; AND SEEING FIRST HAND THE BEST TALENT TO EVER HAVE PLAYED IN BELGIUM AS WELL AS TOP EURO TALENTS AS WELL; WE SAT WITH HIM AND PICKED HIS BRAIN ABOUT THINGS BASKETBALL; FROM BELGIUM QUALIFYING TO THE EUROBASKET 2013, TO THIS NMEW EDITION OF THE ETHIAS LEAGUE 2012-2013


EU: Chris how have you been doing? Thanks for sitting with us
CK: Hi Ozell. Im fine. I hope you too. Im glad and proud to talk with you about the Belgian basketball.

EU: REALLY BRIEFLY TELL US YOUR THOUGHTS ON THE BELGIAN SIDE QUALIFYING FOR THE EURO 2013. WHO DO YOU FEEL WERE CRUCIAL PLAYERS AND HOW DO YOU FEEL THAT THEY WILL FARE?
CK: Well, after the drawing, everyone in Belgium saw Poland as the favourite in Group E. Only national coach Casteels tells that Finland was probably the best team in the group. These two teams finish the qualifications before Lions. Third place of Belgium was logical when you see the games (5v, 3d) : a very nice surprise with a victory in Poland for the first game. A collective offday and important defeat in Finland, two easy victories in Antwerp vs Switzerlans and Albania. Very complicated ten last minutes vs Poland and a humiliate defeat in Switzerland give a few reason to doubt. The most accomplished game, a deserved and collective winnings vs Finland was followed by a victory in Tirana to confirm qualification. The Belgian combo-guards Tabu Van Rossom proof their skills. The absence of the center Van den Spiegel (hurted) was balanced by post Beghin and flexibility of the duo De Zeeuw Mukubu. The three M (Moors-Mwema-Muya) reinforce teamspirit, strict & strength defense and good transitions. Without big men, Belgium does an important (and beneficial) community effort. Defense was the key as usual.

EU: WHAT ARE YOUR THOUGHTS ON THIS NEW EDITION OF THE ETHIAS LEAGUE TO TIP OFF IN THE COMING WEEKS? WE HAVE INTERVIEWED COUNTLESS FIGURES IN THE WORLD OF BELGIAN BASKETBALL.THAT HAVE ALL EXPRESSED A DISPLEASURE WITH THE ABILITY OF THE LOCAL PLAYERS AS WELL AS THE LACK OF DEVELOPMENT OF THOSE PLAYERS AS WELL: WHAT ARE YOUR THOUGHTS?
CK: Recent finalists of Playoffs BC Ostende and Spirou Charleroi will be favourite but they arent yet ready and some players have been moved. Their preparation was interrupted by injuries. Mons and certainly Antwerp Giants will be outsiders. Ethias League is a closed league with only 8 teams; 6 of them play the playoffs. A kind of apathy appears in the public and by the players. The lack of young and local players is a real problem. Two years ago, the League has launched a Belgian Development League (BDL for 16-21 years old) and some clubs give and permit to their young players to play in inferior championships. League forced teams to have minimum 5 Belgians on the playlist. The best references to promote the future rookies stills a mix between sport & education, the sport-study inside the clubs. Some teams have a tradition of sport & education. Others claim helps of public institutions and wish a real sportive policy in the country.

EU: HOW DO YOU SEE BASKETBALL EVOLVING IN THE COUNTRY, IF YOU SEE THE GAME EVOLVING OR DEVOLVING PLEASE TELL US WHY?
CK: When you see regularity of the results on European Cups, it is a good reflect on an evolving. Despite lack of money for sportive education, Belgian young international teams are on the road of the progress. Weve got talent!

EU: HAVING BEEN IN THE BELGIAN GAME FOR YEARS YOU HAVE SEEN TOP PLAYERS AND CAN GIVE A MORE THAN ACCURATE ASSESSMENT OF THE BEST PLAYERS TO HAVE PLAYED THE GAME: IN YOUR OPINION WHO IS THE BEST PLAYER THAT YOU HAVE SEEN...now we know players like JR HOLDEN & CHRIS CAMPBELL HAVE PLAYED HERE IN THE PaST:...OVER THE YEARS WHO STANDS OUT TO YOU AS THE BEST PLAYER POUND FOR POUND
CK: Oh Man, thats too difficult. I give you names of top-guys who play in Belgium and were a mix of impressive, decisive and percussive players for the last 35 years : Ed Murphy, John Heath, Mark Browne, Rick Raivio, Bill Varner, Kerry Trotter, Rik Samaey, Jim Stack, Russell Chapman, Terrence Stansbury, Eric Struelens, Chris Campbell, Daren Queenan, Barry Mitchell, Mirza Teletovic, Mo Finley, Ron Ellis, Mike Batiste, Ed Cota, Dexter Shouse, JR Holden, Georges Evans, Axel Hervelle, Omar Cook, Demond Mallet, Matt Lojeski, Chris Copland, to be continued in 2012-13!

EUROBASKET WOULD LIKE TO THANK CHRIS KUGENER FOR SITTING WITH US AND SHARING HIS EXPERIENCES OVER THE YEARS OF WATCHING. WE LOOK FORWARD TO HEARING BIGGER AND BETTER THINGS FROM HIM AND IN HIS WRITINGS FOR THIS SEASON UPCOMING. BEST SWISHES CK!!!  




Amaury
Marion
Marion leaves Soba - 10 hours ago
26-year old small forward Amaury Marion (199-91) left Soba Antwerpen (Top Division I). In 22 games he averaged 13.8ppg, 4.1rpg and 1.3apg this season. Marion played there also last season where in 14 Top Division I games he was fourth best scorer with impressive 16.2ppg and recorded 4.4rpg and 1.3apg. It was a very successful season in his career as he was selected to Eurobasket.com All-Belgian Top Division I Honorable Mention. Marion's team made it to the Belgian Cup final in 2015. He re...   [read more]

Bart Maesen
Maesen's 19 points and 6 assists give him Top Division I Player of the Week award - 1 day ago
27-year old forward Bart Maesen (198-F-89) had a very impressive game in the last round for Houthalen and receives a Eurobasket.com Top Division I Player of the Week award for round 25. He had the game-high 19 points adding six rebounds and six assists for Houthalen in his team's victory, helping them to beat Giants B (#8, 11-15) 72-62. Houthalen maintains the 5th position in Belgian Top Division I. They would have been even better if they hadn't lost a few games earlier this season. Hout...   [read more]

Sam Van
Rossom
Sam Van Rossom selected the top Belgian playing abroad in last week's games - 2 days ago
Traditionally, every week we bring you a list of the top performances of Belgians who are currently playing abroad. Tyler Haws (193-G-91) was the major contributor in Anwil's victory against the 15th-ranked Start in the Polish PLK in Sunday night's game.    [read more]


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Antwerp signs Kevin Punter, ex Lavrio - 2 days ago  
Top Division I Round 25: Gembo BBC defeats leader Gent Hawks - 2 days ago  
Belgian Euromillions League round 26 best performance: John Tofi - 2 days ago  
Euromillions League Round 26: Antwerp Giants lose to Oostende in the game between Top 4 teams - 3 days ago  
Matt Lojeski selected the top Belgian playing abroad in last week's games - 9 days ago  
Top Division I Round 24: Royal Brussels beat Soba by one after a very close game - 9 days ago  
Badji's double-double lands him Player of the Week award - 9 days ago  
Euromillions League Round 25: Oostende beat Okapi Aalstar by one after a very close game - 10 days ago  
Coach Fulvio Bastianini left Spirou - 10 days ago  
Pape Badji claims Belgian Euromillions League weekly honour - 12 days ago  
Coach Petit leaves Liege - 12 days ago  
Euromillions League Round 24: Antwerp Giants edge Limburg United by two points - 13 days ago  
Telenet Oostende in Semifinal FIBA Europe Cup - 13 days ago  
CEP Fleurus of Coach Poppe wins the AWBB Cup Final; KGBO Duva Fruit of Coach Rotsaert wins the Beker van Vlaanderen - 16 days ago  
Daniel Goethals new coach Belfius Mons-Hainaut - 16 days ago  
Belgian Euromillions League round 23 best performance: Codi Miller-McIntyre - 16 days ago  
Euromillions League Round 23 of Regular Season - 17 days ago  
Ben Uzoh is a newcomer at Aalstar - 18 days ago  
Coach Tom Poppe explains why historic club CEP Fleurus struggles to avoid relegation in regional division and hopes to win AWBB Cup Final - 21 days ago  
Channels' 25 points and 9 rebounds give him Player of the Week award - 22 days ago  
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