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NBL Standings
 1. Lukoil Acad. 20-4 
 2. Akademik PL 16-8 
 3. Beroe 15-9 
 4. Rilski 14-10 
 5. Balkan 14-10 
 6. Spartak Pleven 11-13 
 7. Cherno More 7-17 
 8. Yambol 7-17 
 9. Levski 4-20 
Full Standings
Last:4/23/2017
Division Standings
Places 1-6
 1. Akademik Sofia 8-2 
 2. Levski 2014-2 7-3 
 3. UE Varna 7-3 
 4. Rilski 2 4-6 
 5. Chavdar 3-7 
 6. Vidabasket 1-9 
Places 7-13
 1. Cherno More 2 8-2 
 2. Shumen 7-3 
 3. Dolphin 5-5 
 4. Dunav 2016 5-5 
 5. CSKA 4-6 
 6. Akademik Varna 1-9 
Stage One Standings
Full Standings
Last:4/13/2017
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
Balkan League Standings
Group C
 1 Beroe 5-1 
 2 Kozuv 3-3 
 3 Feni Industries 2-4 
 4 Sutjeska 2-4 
Group D
 1 Kumanovo 5-1 
 2 Teodo Tivat 3-3 
 3 Peja 3-3 
 4 Karpos Sokoli 1-5 
Last:3/1/2017
Stats Leaders
Points Per Game
 Jordan SEMPLE
  Akademik.
  (201-F-92)
  Avg: 20
 1. Semple, Akademik.20.0 
 2. Ivanov, Levski19.6 
 3. Shelton, Rilski18.9 
 4. Smith, Akademik PL18.2 
 5. Petkov, Yambol17.5 
 6. Marincheshki, Spartak .17.2 
 7. Sekulovic, Balkan16.8 
 8. Savic, Spartak .16.3 
 9. Bozov, Rilski16.3 
 10. Marinov, Spartak .15.9 
Rebounds Per Game
 Jordan SEMPLE
  Akademik.
  (201-F-92)
  Avg: 12
 1. Semple, Akademik.12.0 
 2. Shelton, Rilski10.6 
 3. Marincheshki, Spartak .9.4 
 4. Sekulovic, Balkan9.0 
 5. Zack, Lukoil Acad.8.6 
 6. Savic, Spartak .8.5 
 7. Varbanov, Yambol8.1 
 8. Bruinsma, Rilski8.1 
 9. Jones, Beroe7.9 
 10. Daniels, Balkan7.3 
Assists Per Game
 Oscar BELLFIELD
  Akademik.
  (187-PG-90)
  Avg: 6.8
 1. Bellfield, Akademik.6.8 
 2. Karamfilov, Cherno M.6.2 
 3. Gruev, Spartak .5.5 
 4. Hott, Balkan5.4 
 5. Dudev, Spartak .5.3 
 6. Gibson, Lukoil Acad.5.2 
 7. Parker, Rilski4.8 
 8. Marinov, Balkan4.5 
 9. Hadjirusev, Levski4.3 
 10. Bozov, Rilski4.3 
Steals Per Game
 Jordan SEMPLE
  Akademik.
  (201-F-92)
  Avg: 2.2
 1. Semple, Akademik.2.2 
 2. Bellfield, Akademik.2.1 
 3. Karamfilov, Cherno M.2.0 
 4. Parker, Rilski1.9 
 5. Jones, Beroe1.8 
 6. Zahariev, Lukoil A.1.8 
 7. Marinov, Balkan1.8 
 8. Gibson, Beroe1.7 
 9. Avramov, Lukoil A.1.5 
 10. Hott, Balkan1.5 
Blocks Per Game
 Jordan SEMPLE
  Akademik.
  (201-F-92)
  Avg: 2
 1. Semple, Akademik.2.0 
 2. Jones, Beroe1.5 
 3. Varbanov, Yambol1.0 
 4. Korniyenko, Lukoil A.1.0 
 5. Doychinov, Levski0.8 
 6. Zack, Lukoil Acad.0.8 
 7. Petkov, Yambol0.7 
 8. Savic, Spartak .0.7 
 9. Gudul, Beroe0.6 
 10. Marincheshki, Spartak .0.6 
Player of the Week

 Jordan Semple
  Akademik PL
  ( 201-F-92 )
  
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Game 1 (Finals)

3-4 Place
Rilski 59% May.22 Cherno More
FINAL
Lukoil Acad 68% May.22 Beroe
James Tyler claims Bulgarian NBL weekly honour - Jan 13, 2013


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James Tyler
American James Tyler (218-C-88) put on an amazing game in the last round for Chernomorets and that's him to receive a Eurobasket.com Player of the Week award for round 12.
The 24-year old center had a double-double of 28 points and fifteen rebounds, while his team crushed, the league's bottom-ranked team U20 (#10, 0-12) with 21-point margin 91-70. Chernomorets is placed at 8th position in Bulgarian NBL. Chernomorets is rather a weak team placed in lower part in the standings. They need more victories to improve their 4-7 record. Tyler turned to be Chernomorets' top player in his first season with the team. Tyler has impressive league stats. He is in league's top in points (2nd best: 18.9ppg) and averages solid 2.8bpg and 67.5% FGP. Worth to mention Tyler played also at Eurobasket Summer League, which helped him get the job in pro basketball.

The second most remarkable performance in last round's games was 27-year old former international center Nikolay Varbanov (210-C-85, agency: Interperformances) of second-ranked Levski Sofia. Varbanov impressed basketball fans with a double-double of 12 points and 12 rebounds. Of course Levski Sofia cruised to a 85-78 relatively comfortable win over slightly higher-ranked Lukoil Academik (10-2). It was definitely game of the week between two contenders to the title. Levski Sofia consolidated its place in top 2 of the standings. His team lost just two games this season, while they won 10 matches. Varbanov is a newcomer at Levski Sofia and it seems he did not have too much trouble to become one of team's leaders.

The third best performed player last round was international Martin Durchev (204-SF-87) of Tundja Yambol (#4). Durchev showcased his all-around game by recording 18 points, five rebounds and nine assists in the last round. He was a key player of Tundja Yambol, leading his team to a 88-71 easy win against the lower-ranked Beroe (#7, 4-7). Tundja Yambol needs these victories very badly if they think about getting closer to top teams. Their record at this point is 7 victories and 5 lost games. Durchev has a great season in Bulgaria. After 12 games, he made it on the list of the league's leaders in points with 18.7ppg (3rd best) and assists with 4.4apg (7th best).

Other top performing players last week:
4. Branko Mirkovic (190-G-82) of Rilski Sportist - 18 points, 7 rebounds and 6 assists
5. Ivo Slavchev (198-F-90) of Chernomorets - 15 points, 10 rebounds and 2 assists
6. Hristo Zahariev (197-SG-90) of Rilski Sportist - 24 points, 6 rebounds and 3 assists
7. Braxton Dupree (203-F-89) of Rilski Sportist - 16 points, 14 rebounds and 2 assists
8. Nemanja Milosevic (204-F/C-87) of Tundja Yambol - 19 points and 9 rebounds
9. Terry Smith (185-PG-86) of Rilski Sportist - 21 points, 3 rebounds and 2 assists
10. Atanas Radev (200-F-81) of Beroe - 20 points, 7 rebounds and 2 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)   




Travis
Daniels
Leones de Santo Domingo lands Travis Daniels, ex Balkan - 1 day ago
Defending champion Leones de Santo Domingo (LNB) tabbed 25-year old American forward Travis Daniels (202-98kg-92, college: Mississippi State). He moved there from Balkan in Bulgarian NBL league where he started the season. In 23 games he averaged 11.6ppg and 7.3rpg this season. Daniels helped them to make it to the Bulgarian Cup Semifinals. He can count that season as a very successful as was selected to Bulgarian League All-Star Game. He also played that season for Phoenix Galati in Roma...   [read more]

Danny Gibson
NBL Round 5 of Semi-Finals. Lukoil Academik join Beroe in title series - 4 days ago
Lukoil Acad. - Rilski 80-76 Lukoil held off visiting Rilski in the decisive fifth game of the semifinal series. The best player for the winners was American-Cameroonian point guard Danny Gibson (177-84, college: S.Indiana) who scored 28 points and 5 assists. American center Steve Zack (211-92, college: La Salle) chipped in a double-double by scoring 14 points and 13 rebounds. The former international guard Yordan Bozov (191-79) produced 21 points and 4 assists and American forward DJ She...   [read more]

Dee Bost
Dee Bost's double-double lands him Player of the Week award among Bulgarians playing currently abroad: - 6 days ago
Traditionally, every week we bring you a list of the top performances of Bulgarians who are currently playing abroad. This week's number one is an international point guard Dee Bost (188-89, agency: BeoBasket). Heto a victory against the league outsider Sluc Nancy in the French ProA in Saturday night's game.    [read more]


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NBL Round 4 of Semi-Finals. Lukoil force decider against Rilski - 8 days ago  
NBL Round 3 of Semi-Finals. Beroe advance into Finals - 10 days ago  
Dee Bost selected the top Bulgarian playing abroad in last week's games - 13 days ago  
NBL Round 2 of Semi-Finals. Lukoil and Beroe record victories - 13 days ago  
NBL Round 1 of Semi-Finals. Rilski and Beroe record wins - 15 days ago  
NBL Round 3 of Quarter-Finals. Rilski, Beroe and Cherno More reach semifinals - 19 days ago  
NBL Round 2 of Quarter-Finals. Lukoil advance into semifinal stage - 22 days ago  
Overview of NBL Round 1 of Quarter-Finals - 24 days ago  
Filip Videnov (ex Lukoil Acad.) agreed terms with Arak - 25 days ago  
Pavel Marinov (ex Pitesti) agreed terms with Lille - 27 days ago  
No Stanimir Marinov and Aaron Jones in first round of the playoffs - 27 days ago  
Earl Rowland selected the top Bulgarian playing abroad in last week's games - 27 days ago  
Bulgarian NBL round 27 best performance: Jordan Semple - 27 days ago  
NBL Round 27: Rilski defeats Academik Plovdiv in the closest game of the week - 28 days ago  
Beroe is the new Balkan League champion - 1 month ago  
Daniels' double-double lands him Player of the Week award - 1 month ago  
NBL Round 26: Beroe defeats Academik Plovdiv in the game between Top 4 teams - 1 month ago  
Division A Round 10 (Second Stage): Akademik Sofia clinch top position despite loss - 1 month ago  
UE Varna wins Cup of BFB - 1 month ago  
Beroe is one step closer to the Balkan League title - 1 month ago  
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