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Liga 6
 1. Igokea 9-1 
 2. Bosna-Royal 7-3 
 3. Zrinjski HT 5-5 
 4. Sloboda Tuzla 5-5 
 5. Spars Sarajevo 3-7 
 6. Kakanj 1-9 
Places 7-13
 1. Siroki Primorka 6-2 
 2. Leotar 4-4 
 3. Gradjanski 4-4 
 4. Mladost 3-5 
 5. Bosnjak 3-5 
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Last:4/20/2017
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1. Liga RS
 1. Radnik B. 17-4 
 2. Sutjeska 16-6 
 3. Prijedor 14-8 
 4. Rogatica 14-8 
 5. Sokolac 14-8 
 6. Student BL 13-9 
 7. Varda HE 12-10 
 8. HEO 11-10 
 9. Slavija 10-12 
 10. Borac BL 9-13 
 11. Rudar 9-13 
 12. Bratunac 7-15 
 13. Kozara 5-17 
 14. Teslic 2-20 
A1 Liga FBIH
 1. Vogosca 16-4 
 2. Burch 16-4 
 3. Gradina S. 16-4 
 4. Igman 13-7 
 5. Celik 9-11 
 6. Turbina 9-11 
 7. Donji Vakuf 8-12 
 8. Travnik 8-12 
 9. Iskra Bugojno 7-13 
 10. Lukavac 5-15 
 11. Gradina T. 3-17 
A1 Liga KSHB
 1. Student M. 15-2 
 2. Posusje 15-3 
 3. Grude 14-4 
 4. Siroki II 14-4 
 5. Tomislav 13-6 
 6. Capljina 9-8 
 7. Zrinjski II 6-12 
 8. Livno 5-13 
 9. Novi 4-12 
 10. Brotnjo 1-16 
 11. Busovaca 1-17 
Last:4/25/2017
ABA League Standings
 1. Crvena Zvezda 25-1 
 2. Cedevita 20-6 
 3. Partizan 19-7 
 4. Buducnost 18-8 
 5. Igokea 13-13 
 6. Mega Leks 11-15 
 7. Cibona 11-15 
 8. Mornar Bar 10-16 
 9. FMP 10-16 
 10. Karpos Sokoli 10-16 
 11. Un.Olimpija 10-16 
 12. Zadar 9-17 
 13. MZT Skopje 8-18 
 14. Krka 8-18 
Last:4/17/2017
Stats Leaders
Points Per Game
 Drasko KNEZEVIC
  Zrinjski.
  (186-PG-93)
  Avg: 18.8
 1. Knezevic, Zrinjski.18.8 
 2. Tuljkovic, Bosnjak18.3 
 3. Kovacevic, Spars S.17.2 
 4. Jovanovic, Spars S.16.7 
 5. Djurasovic, Zrinjski.15.8 
 6. Negovanovic, Gradj.15.7 
 7. Pelkic, Leotar15.4 
 8. Hasandic, Sloboda .14.6 
 9. Stanojevic, Mlado.14.3 
 10. Markovic, Gradj.14.1 
Rebounds Per Game
 Obrad TOMIC
  Kakanj
  (206-C-93)
  Avg: 9.8
 1. Tomic, Kakanj9.8 
 2. Kastropil, Siroki P.8.7 
 3. Markovic, Gradj.8.3 
 4. Pelkic, Leotar7.8 
 5. Stanojevic, Mlado.7.6 
 6. Djurasovic, Zrinjski.7.4 
 7. Marojevic, Gradj.7.1 
 8. Kadic, Bosnjak6.8 
 9. Karacic, Siroki P.6.7 
 10. Josilo, Bosna-Royal6.5 
Assists Per Game
 Jan MOCNIK
  Siroki P.
  (178-PG-87)
  Avg: 8.3
 1. Mocnik, Siroki P.8.3 
 2. Knezevic, Zrinjski.5.4 
 3. Princ, Zrinjski HT4.9 
 4. Fekete, Leotar4.6 
 5. Luzajic, Leotar4.0 
 6. Dovadzija, Bosnjak3.9 
 7. Aleksic, Mladost3.9 
 8. Vasiljevic, Bosna-Ro.3.8 
 9. Zahiragic, Spars S.3.7 
 10. Svilar, Kakanj3.5 
Steals Per Game
 Drasko KNEZEVIC
  Zrinjski.
  (186-PG-93)
  Avg: 2.4
 1. Knezevic, Zrinjski.2.4 
 2. Brown, Sloboda .1.9 
 3. Tuljkovic, Bosnjak1.9 
 4. Mocnik, Siroki P.1.7 
 5. Princ, Zrinjski HT1.6 
 6. Pasajlic, Igokea1.4 
 7. Dreznjak, Siroki P.1.4 
 8. Samadan, Zrinjski.1.4 
 9. Negovanovic, Gradj.1.3 
 10. Sarajlic, Bosnjak1.3 
Blocks Per Game
 Franko KASTROPIL
  Siroki P.
  (212-C-84)
  Avg: 1.1
 1. Kastropil, Siroki P.1.1 
 2. Sturanovic, Bosna-Ro.1.0 
 3. Karacic, Siroki P.1.0 
 4. Brummitt, Zrinjski.0.9 
 5. Pelkic, Leotar0.8 
 6. Radmilovic, Leotar0.7 
 7. Tomic, Kakanj0.6 
 8. Milosevic, Gradjanski0.6 
 9. Marojevic, Gradj.0.6 
 10. Djurasovic, Zrinjski.0.5 
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Game 1 (Finals)

Igokea 64% Apr.30 Bosna-Royal
Division I Round 15: Leotar beat Kakanj by two after a very close game - Feb 16, 2017


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Bojan Pelkic
The games at this stage are more interesting as they can be crucial for the final standings in Regular Season. Despite we already know who is stronger and who is weaker, there may be still last minute susprises and upsets.

The most exciting game of round 15 in the Division I took place in Trebinje. This derby game ended with only two-point defeat on the road of 3rd placed Kakanj (8-6) to seventh ranked Leotar (6-8) 82-80 on Saturday evening. Leotar outrebounded Kakanj 42-27 including a 34-16 advantage in defensive rebounds. It was a great shooting night for Leotar especially from behind the arc, where they had solid 80.0 percentage. They looked well-organized offensively handing out 23 assists. It was a good game for Serbian Marko Stevanovic who led his team to a victory with 19 points and 5 rebounds (on 8-of-10 shooting from the field). Montenegrin forward Bojan Pelkic (204-83) contributed with 10 points, 12 rebounds and 4 assists for the winners. Croatian swingman Zeljko Palavra (194-82) answered with 20 points and 5 rebounds for Kakanj. Kakanj's coach Josip Pandza rotated ten players in this game, but that didn't help. Leotar moved-up to sixth place. Kakanj at the other side dropped to the fourth position with six games lost. They share it with Sloboda Tuzla. Leotar are looking forward to face higher ranked Sloboda Tuzla (#5) on the road in the next round and it will be quite challenging to get another victory. Kakanj will play against Mladost and is hoping to win this game.
Division I top team - Bosna-Royal (11-3) added another victory to their record. This time they beat tenth ranked Bosnjak (4-11) in Sarajevo 87-79. It was a great evening for Edin Residovic (195-94) who led his team to a victory scoring 18 points. Strahinja Dragicevic helped adding 18 points. The best for the losing side was power forward Ernad Mujic (207-92) with 17 points and 5 rebounds. Both coaches used bench players which allowed the starters a little rest for the next games. Newly promoted Bosna-Royal maintains first place with 11-3 record. Bosnjak at the other side stay at the bottom position with 11 games lost. Bosna-Royal will play against Siroki Primorka (#7) in Siroki Brijeg in the next round which should be theoretically an easy game. Bosnjak will play at home against Gradjanski and it may be a tough game between close rivals.
The game in Mrkonjic Grad was also quite interesting. Second ranked Zrinjski HT (10-4) played at the court of 8th ranked Mladost (5-10). Zrinjski HT managed to secure a 4-point victory 77-73 on Saturday. It was an exceptional evening for Bozo Djurasovic who led the winners and scored 25 points and 7 rebounds. Bojan Stanojevic came up with a double-double by scoring 21 points and 15 rebounds for Mladost in the defeat. Zrinjski HT maintains second place with 10-4 record behind leader Bosna-Royal. Mladost lost fourth consecutive game. They dropped to the ninth position with ten games lost. Zrinjski HT will meet at home Spars Sarajevo (#3) in the next round, which may be the game of the day. Mladost will play against Kakanj (#4) and hope to secure a win.
Worth to mention about the upset in a game between Sloboda Tuzla (8-6) and Gradjanski (5-9), which took place in Bijeljina. 4th placed Sloboda Tuzla lost to ninth ranked Gradjanski in a road game 71-78. The best player for the winners was Milos Markovic who scored 20 points and 8 rebounds. Gradjanski moved-up to eighth place. Sloboda Tuzla at the other side keeps the fourth position with six games lost. Gradjanski's next round opponent will be bottom-ranked Bosnjak (#10) in Hadzici. Sloboda Tuzla will play at home against Leotar (#6) and it may be a tough game between close rivals.
The game between fifth ranked Spars Sarajevo (9-6) and 6th ranked Siroki Primorka (6-9) in Sarajevo on Saturday ended with biggest points difference. Spars Sarajevo outscored guests from Siroki Brijeg 91-63. It was a good game for Ibrahim Durmo who led his team to a victory with a double-double by scoring 28 points and 13 rebounds. Spars Sarajevo's coach Marko Trbic felt very confident that he used 11 players and allowed the starting five to rest. Spars Sarajevo have a solid series of three victories in a row. They moved-up to third place. Loser Siroki Primorka dropped to the seventh position with nine games lost. Spars Sarajevo will face league's second-placed Zrinjski HT in Mostar in the next round and it will be for sure the game of the week. Siroki Primorka will play at home against the league's leader Bosna-Royal (#1) and hope to win that game.

Leotar - Kakanj 82-80

The most exciting game of round 15 in the Division I took place in Trebinje. This derby game ended with only two-point defeat on the road of 3rd placed Kakanj (8-6) to seventh ranked Leotar (6-8) 82-80 on Saturday evening. Leotar outrebounded Kakanj 42-27 including a 34-16 advantage in defensive rebounds. It was a great shooting night for Leotar especially from behind the arc, where they had solid 80.0 percentage. They looked well-organized offensively handing out 23 assists. It was a good game for Serbian Marko Stevanovic who led his team to a victory with 19 points and 5 rebounds (on 8-of-10 shooting from the field). Montenegrin forward Bojan Pelkic (204-83) contributed with a double-double by scoring 10 points, 12 rebounds and 4 assists for the winners. Five Leotar players scored in double figures. Croatian swingman Zeljko Palavra (194-82) answered with 20 points and 5 rebounds and Serbian guard Vojin Svilar (187-86, college: W.Georgia, agency: BeoExcell) added 16 points and 4 assists in the effort for Kakanj. Kakanj's coach Josip Pandza rotated ten players in this game, but that didn't help. Leotar moved-up to sixth place. Kakanj at the other side dropped to the fourth position with six games lost. They share it with Sloboda Tuzla. Leotar are looking forward to face higher ranked Sloboda Tuzla (#5) on the road in the next round and it will be quite challenging to get another victory. Kakanj will play against Mladost and is hoping to win this game.
Top scorers:
Leotar: M.Stevanovic 19+5reb+2ast, V.Aleksic 13+7reb+4ast, M.Luzajic 13+4reb+7ast, D.Ninkovic 13+8reb, B.Pelkic 10+12reb+4ast, S.Mijovic 7+3reb+5ast
Kakanj: Z.Palavra 20+5reb+2ast, V.Svilar 16+3reb+4ast, E.Dedic 11+1reb+1ast, E.Zimic 9+8reb+1ast, H.Curevac 8+2reb+2ast, E.Merdanovic 6+3reb+3ast
gschID: 520918


Mladost - Zrinjski HT 73-77

The game in Mrkonjic Grad was also quite interesting. Second ranked Zrinjski HT (10-4) played at the court of 8th ranked Mladost (5-10). Zrinjski HT managed to secure a 4-point victory 77-73 on Saturday. Zrinjski HT forced 21 Mladost turnovers. Strangely Mladost outrebounded Zrinjski HT 37-24 including 30 on the defensive glass. It was an exceptional evening for the former international forward Bozo Djurasovic (200-87) who led the winners and scored 25 points and 7 rebounds. The former international point guard Drasko Knezevic (186-93) accounted for 16 points and 10 assists for the winning side. Four Zrinjski HT players scored in double figures. Serbian center Bojan Stanojevic (203-88) came up with a double-double by scoring 21 points and 15 rebounds and Montenegrin Filip Patkovic (200-90) added 12 points and 8 rebounds respectively for Mladost in the defeat. Zrinjski HT maintains second place with 10-4 record behind leader Bosna-Royal. Mladost lost fourth consecutive game. They dropped to the ninth position with ten games lost. Zrinjski HT will meet at home Spars Sarajevo (#3) in the next round, which may be the game of the day. Mladost will play against Kakanj (#4) and hope to secure a win.
Top scorers:
Zrinjski HT: B.Djurasovic 25+7reb+2ast, D.Knezevic 16+1reb+10ast, M.Zovko 11+1reb+1ast, T.Brummitt 10+10reb, V.Princ 9+1reb+2ast, I.Begic 4+2reb+1ast
Mladost: B.Stanojevic 21+15reb+2ast, F.Patkovic 12+8reb+2ast, D.Aleksic 10+4reb+4ast, O.Nisavic 8+2reb, N.Djurdjevic 7+2reb+6ast, A.Ivetic 6+3reb+1ast
gschID: 520922


Bosna-Royal - Bosnjak 87-79

Division I top team - Bosna-Royal (11-3) added another victory to their record. This time they beat tenth ranked Bosnjak (4-11) in Sarajevo 87-79. It was a great evening for Edin Residovic (195-94) who led his team to a victory scoring 18 points. Serbian Strahinja Dragicevic (203-86, agency: AproK Sports Group) helped adding 18 points. The best for the losing side was power forward Ernad Mujic (207-92) with 17 points and 5 rebounds and guard Amir Dovadzija (193-84) scored 12 points, 5 rebounds and 4 assists. Five Bosna-Royal and four Bosnjak players scored in double figures. Both coaches used bench players which allowed the starters a little rest for the next games. Newly promoted Bosna-Royal maintains first place with 11-3 record. Bosnjak at the other side stay at the bottom position with 11 games lost. Bosna-Royal will play against Siroki Primorka (#7) in Siroki Brijeg in the next round which should be theoretically an easy game. Bosnjak will play at home against Gradjanski and it may be a tough game between close rivals.
Top scorers:
Bosna-Royal: S.Dragicevic 18+4reb+1ast, E.Residovic 18+4reb+1ast, G.Ikonic 14+1reb+2ast, M.Sturanovic 12+9reb+2ast, H.Delalic 11+5reb, V.Djordjevic 8+1reb+2ast
Bosnjak: E.Mujic 17+5reb, B.Lulic 12+2reb, A.Dovadzija 12+5reb+4ast, R.Grosic 10+3reb+1ast, S.Damjanovic 7+1reb+4ast, M.Tuljkovic 7+4reb+2ast
gschID: 520920


Spars Sarajevo - Siroki Primorka 91-63

The game between fifth ranked Spars Sarajevo (9-6) and 6th ranked Siroki Primorka (6-9) in Sarajevo on Saturday ended with biggest points difference. Spars Sarajevo outscored guests from Siroki Brijeg 91-63. It was a good game for power forward Ibrahim Durmo (201-97) who led his team to a victory with a double-double by scoring 28 points and 13 rebounds. The former international point guard Zlatko Jovanovic (181-84, agency: BeoExcell) contributed with 22 points for the winners. Spars Sarajevo's coach Marko Trbic felt very confident that he used 11 players and allowed the starting five to rest. Slovenian point guard Jan Mocnik (178-87) answered with 15 points and Croatian center Franko Kastropil (212-84) added 8 points and 8 rebounds in the effort for Siroki Primorka. Spars Sarajevo have a solid series of three victories in a row. They moved-up to third place. Loser Siroki Primorka dropped to the seventh position with nine games lost. Spars Sarajevo will face league's second-placed Zrinjski HT in Mostar in the next round and it will be for sure the game of the week. Siroki Primorka will play at home against the league's leader Bosna-Royal (#1) and hope to win that game.
Top scorers:
Spars Sarajevo: I.Durmo 28+13reb+3ast, Z.Jovanovic 22+2reb+3ast, M.Kovacevic 16+7reb+2ast, R.Basic 8+7reb, A.Stepanovic 5+1reb+1ast, I.Djukovic 4+5reb+1ast
Siroki Primorka: J.Mocnik 15+4reb+1ast, D.Dreznjak 10+4reb, M.Colak 10+1reb+1ast, D.Persic 8+2reb+2ast, F.Kastropil 8+8reb+1ast, M.Dreznjak 6+1reb+2ast
gschID: 520919


Gradjanski - Sloboda Tuzla 78-71

Worth to mention about the upset in a game between Sloboda Tuzla (8-6) and Gradjanski (5-9), which took place in Bijeljina. 4th placed Sloboda Tuzla lost to ninth ranked Gradjanski in a road game 71-78. Gradjanski outrebounded Sloboda Tuzla 39-21 including a 28-15 advantage in defensive rebounds. 24 personal fouls committed by Sloboda Tuzla helped opponents get some easy free throw opportunities. The best player for the winners was Serbian swingman Milos Markovic (201-84, agency: 011 Sports) who scored 20 points and 8 rebounds. Serbian swingman Danilo Negovanovic (194-88) chipped in 15 points and 6 rebounds. At the other side the best for losing team was American guard Devonte Brown (188-92, college: Indiana St.) who recorded 18 points and Serbian power forward Bozo Djumic (208-92) added 12 points respectively. Both teams had four players each who scored in double figures. Gradjanski moved-up to eighth place. Sloboda Tuzla at the other side keeps the fourth position with six games lost. Gradjanski's next round opponent will be bottom-ranked Bosnjak (#10) in Hadzici. Sloboda Tuzla will play at home against Leotar (#6) and it may be a tough game between close rivals.
Top scorers:
Gradjanski: M.Markovic 20+8reb+1ast, N.Vukovic 15+4reb+1ast, D.Negovanovic 15+6reb+1ast, D.Marojevic 11+6reb+1ast, S.Svitlica 6+4reb+1ast, D.Milosevic 6+10reb+5ast
Sloboda Tuzla: D.Brown 18+3reb+2ast, B.Djumic 12+4reb, M.Hrncic 10+5reb+1ast, A.Hasandic 10+1reb+3ast, M.Rikalo 9+1ast, E.Latifagic 6+4reb
gschID: 520921


  




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