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Ligaen Standings
 1. Horsens IC 10-1 
 2. Bakken 9-1 
 3. Horsholm 6-5 
 4. Randers 6-6 
 5. Svendborg 6-6 
 6. SISU 4-7 
 7. Naestved 3-7 
 8. Stevnsgade 0-11 
Full Standings
Last:12/8/2016
1st Division Standings
 1. Koge BK 7-1 
 2. Wolfpack/BMS 6-0 
 3. BMI Bloodhounds 5-3 
 4. EBAA 4-2 
 5. Amager BK 4-4 
 6. Vaerlose 3-3 
 7. Virum 3-4 
 8. Aalborg 1-6 
 9. Birkerod 1-6 
 10. SBBC 2015 1-6 
Full Standings
Last:12/5/2016
FIBA Europe Cup Stage Two Standings
Group K
 1. Chalon 0-0 
 2. Gaziantep 0-0 
 3. Sodertalje 0-0 
 4. Targu Mures 0-0 
Group L
 1. Antwerp 0-0 
 2. Demir IBB 0-0 
 3. Gravelines 0-0 
 4. Prievidza 0-0 
Group M
 1. Apoel 0-0 
 2. Oberwart 0-0 
 3. Telekom Bsk 0-0 
 4. Vytautas 0-0 
Group N
 1. Bnei Hertzeliyya 0-0 
 2. Kormend 0-0 
 3. Nanterre 0-0 
 4. Tsmoki-Minsk 0-0 
Group O
 1. Alba 0-0 
 2. BK Pardubice 0-0 
 3. Pau-Lacq-Orthez 0-0 
 4. UBT Cluj Napoca 0-0 
Group P
 1. Benfica 0-0 
 2. Enisey 0-0 
 3. Groningen 0-0 
 4. Lukoil Acad. 0-0 
Stage One Standings
Last:11/29/2016
Points Per Game
 Devaughn AKOON-PURCELL
  
  (196-G-93)
  Avg: 22.3
 1. Akoon-P., Bakken22.3 
 2. Burgess, Randers18.4 
 3. Champagnie, Stevn.18.4 
 4. Haas, SISU18.2 
 5. Lundberg, Horse.17.5 
 6. Mack, Horsens IC17.3 
 7. McGrew, SI.17.1 
 8. Dominique, Horsholm16.8 
 9. Baru, SISU16.0 
 10. Sandager, Stevn.15.6 
Rebounds Per Game
 Tanner MCGREW
  
  (203-F-93)
  Avg: 10.8
 1. McGrew, SI.10.8 
 2. Sane, Naestved8.9 
 3. Champagnie, Stevn.8.6 
 4. Smith, Horsholm8.0 
 5. Ross, Naestved8.0 
 6. Moten, Svendborg7.9 
 7. Colas, Randers7.5 
 8. NaNa, Svendborg7.5 
 9. Trist, Horsens IC7.1 
 10. Midtgaard, Horsh.7.1 
Assists Per Game
 Charles BURGESS
  
  (186-PG-84)
  Avg: 6.4
 1. Burgess, Randers6.4 
 2. Nielsen, Horsholm4.9 
 3. Dranginis, SISU4.4 
 4. Mitchell, Naestved4.3 
 5. Porta, Svendborg4.3 
 6. Lundberg, Horse.4.3 
 7. Mack, Horsens IC4.0 
 8. Gesell, Bakken3.7 
 9. McGrew, SI.3.5 
 10. Nielsen, Randers3.3 
Steals Per Game
 Frederik NIELSEN
  
  (178-PG-88)
  Avg: 2.2
 1. Nielsen, Horsholm2.2 
 2. Burgess, Randers2.1 
 3. Mack, Horsens IC1.9 
 4. Akoon-P., Bakken1.9 
 5. Borovcanin, Horse.1.8 
 6. Gesell, Bakken1.8 
 7. Mitchell, Naestved1.7 
 8. Adjehi, SISU1.5 
 9. Smith, Horsholm1.5 
 10. Baru, SISU1.5 
Blocks Per Game
 Adjehi BARU
  
  (206-F-91)
  Avg: 1.5
 1. Baru, SISU1.5 
 2. Smith, Horsholm1.5 
 3. Aboubakar Za., Sve.1.3 
 4. Colas, Randers1.2 
 5. Diouf, Bakken1.1 
 6. Sane, Naestved1.1 
 7. Adjehi, SISU1.0 
 8. Christoffers., Bak.1.0 
 9. Artino, Horsens IC0.9 
 10. Midtgaard, Horsh.0.8 
Player of the week

 Tanner McGrew
  SISU
  (203-F-113)
  
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Next Round Schedule

Round 13 (Regular Season)

Bakken 73% Dec.13 Horsholm
Horsens IC 82% Dec.13 SISU
Randers 66% Dec.13 Naestved
Stevnsgade Dec.11 Svendborg 91%
Next Round Schedule

Round 9 (Regular Season)

Vaerlose 59% Dec.11 BMI Bloodho
Virum 51% Dec.11 Birkerod
Aalborg Dec.10 EBAA 87%
SBBC 2015 Dec.10 Koge BK 93%
Next Round Schedule

Round 1 (Second Stage)

Group K
Gaziantep 62% Dec.14 Sodertalje
Chalon 54% Dec.13 Targu Mures
Group L
Demir IBB 63% Dec.14 Antwerp
Gravelines Dec.13 Prievidza 58%
Group M
Vytautas 55% Dec.14 Oberwart
Telekom Bsk 50% Dec.14 Apoel
Group N
Nanterre 66% Dec.14 Kormend
Tsmoki-Minsk 60% Dec.14 Bnei Hertzel
Group O
Alba 66% Dec.13 UBT Cluj Na
Pau-Lacq-Ort 64% Dec.13 BK Pardubice
Group P
Lukoil Acad 56% Dec.14 Benfica
Groningen 68% Dec.14 Enisey
Danish Regular Season comes to an end - Mar 4, 2013


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Darko Jukic
135 games have been played in the Danish Basketball Ligaen and the winner of the Regular Season has been found. Svendborg Rabbits with 22 wins in 27 games came up with the best record in the Danish Ligaen and that earns them a home-court advantage in the playoffs.

Last seasons runner-up Svendborg Rabbits have finished either as number 1 or number 2 in the standings since the 3rd place they earned in the 2008-2009 season.
Led by Head Coach Craig Pedersen who looks like an early favorite to reclaim the Coach of the Year Award for the 4th time in his career, Svendborg Rabbits can look back at a successful regular season.

It came as a rather big surprise that Svendborg managed to finish 1st in the standings as they lost Chanan Colman (191-G-84, college: Chipola) one of the best Danish basketball players and MVP of Ligaen 2012 to Maccabi Bazan Haifa. But another Danish guard, the 26 year old Adama Darboe (190-G-86), has really stepped up his game averaging 18.7 ppg, 4.3 rpg and 5.9 apg. Another player worthy of a mention on the Svendborg team is the American Forward Donald Rutherford (199-F/C-87, college: Catawba). His 23.1 ppg and 9.5 rpg are 2nd best in the Ligaen. Rutherford converted on 59.5 % of his 2 point attempts and looks like one of the frontrunners in the MVP voting.

In the first round of the playoffs Svendborg will play against Vaerlose BBK. Vaerlose BBK finishes the season with 20 wins and 17 losses which gives them an 8th spot. Vaerlose is a team based on a very strong group of Danish players born in 1994 supported by the American guard Richard Delk (193-G-86, college: Troy) and the American forward Justin Baker (203-F-89, college: Utah Valley) as the go-to guys of the team. If the team is to have a chance against Svendborg in the playoffs they will have to rely not only on Delk and Baker but also on a solid production from young promising players like Peter Moeller (190-PG-94) and Jacob Jensen (211-C-94).

At 2nd place in the standings, Bakken Bears finishes with 21 wins. Many expected Bakken to finish 1st in the standings but a turbulent season with the firing of the rather successful coach Philip Dejworek and the departure of Chad Tomko (180-PG-89, college: NC-Wilmington) and Chris Nielsen (192-G/F-85) made the season more challenging than expected. Bakken is probably the deepest team in the Ligaen and have several Danish players on the bench that could easily be starters on other teams. The team is led by Danish forward Nicolai Iversen (205-F/C-80, college: San Jose City JC) averaging 15.5 ppg, 6.9 rpg and 2.5 apg in only 28 minutes per game. 218 cm tall Danish center Chris Christoffersen (218-C-79, college: Oregon) has also been a big part of Bakkens success. Playing less than 20 minutes per game Chris Christoffersen still manages to put up 10 ppg, 7.3 rpg and 1.1 bpg.

Playing against Bakken Bears in the first round of the playoffs is Horsholm 79ers. Horsholm managed to win 11 games this season which secured them a 7th place. Horsholm has been led by American guard Brenton Butler (190-G-87, college: Fordham) but has also seen a surprisingly strong contribution from Hungarian forward Attila Kovacs (203-F-85) who has shot 43 % from the 3 point line and scored 14.6 ppg. Hoersholm has struggled with injuries throughout the season and many things have to go Hoersholms way if they are to win against Bakken. With young players like Zarko Jukic (200-F-93) Anders Hansen (190-SG-94) and Rasmus Hansen (203-PF-95) the future looks bright though.

Finishing at 3rd place in the Ligaen is Horsens IC. The team has been a big surprise this season winning 19 games. 22-year old Dane Darko Jukic (198-G-90) has been one of the biggest surprises of the year. Last season he averaged 13.5 ppg for 9th ranked Aabyhoj while this season he has been putting up an amazing 21.7 ppg to go along with 9.1 rpg, 3.1 apg, 2.0 spg and 1.2 bpg. Strong play by the American guard Skyler Bowlin (190-G-89, college: Missouri So.) and American Center Keane Thomann (211-C-89, college: Missouri So.) has also been a big help for a team that relies heavily upon the production from the players mentioned.

6th ranked Team FOG Naestved will be the team to play against Horsens IC. Team FOG Naestved has probably been one of the biggest disappointments of the season winning 13 games compared to 17 last season. They won a bronze medal last season but haven't managed to live up to the expectations in the regular season. Expectations were big for Norwegian guard Stian Mjos (182-PG-89) who joined the team in June but he did not manage to live up to the expectations and left during the season. Drew Crowell (205-F-88, college: Wofford) also left the team during the season and it has also just been announced that the Lithuanian forward Nerijus Brasas (200-F-85) has left the team. The American guard Caleb Walker (193-G-89, college: Nebraska) has been the teams best player scoring 19.2 ppg while American forward Quinton Doggett (203-F, college: Southern) has been the teams best rebounder with 8.3 rpg. Team FOG Naestved will also have to hope for a strong contribution from import players Alex Murphy (185-PG-88) and Joseph Benjamin (201-F).

Finishing at 4th place is SISU Copenhagen. SISU Copenhagen has had a strong season with 17 wins which is 5 more than last season. The team has been led by experienced American-Danish guard Mickey Dennis. At the age of 34 he managed to put up 17.9 ppg, 5.3 rpg and 4.2 apg. Danish point guard Mikael Nielsen has also been a big part of the teams success averaging 13.6 ppg and leading the team with 5.3 apg. SISU Copenhagens American players Damon Smith and Zach Mortiz may not have been the best players in league looking at stats alone but have both had solid seasons.

Playing against SISU Copenhagen in the first round of the playoffs is the biggest surprise of the 2012-2013 season: Randers Cimbria. The team won promotion from the Danish 1st division last season. The main reason for the success of Randers has been the very strong play from experienced American forward/center Bonell Colas (205-F-82, college: Florida). The 30 year old former MVP of the Danish Ligaen was the top scorer of the regular season with 26 ppg and best rebounder of the Ligaen with 15.2 rpg! A couple of more wins for the team and Colas would be the absolute favorite in the MVP-voting. Two other notable players on the team are Chris Nielsen and Casper Jorgensen (201-F-92). Chris Nielsen joined the team in November after leaving Bakken Bears due to disciplinary reasons. Chris Nielsen has averaged 17.7 ppg and 4.2 apg. 20 year old forward Casper Jorgensen has been a big surprise this season. The young forward scored 9.4 ppg shooting 44 % from the three point line.

In the relegation series 9th seed vs. 10th seed Aarhus BC will play against Aalborg Vikings. Both teams have had very disappointing seasons and both teams have had major roster changes and have struggled with injuries. The loser of the best of 5 series will move down to the Danish 1st division while the winner stays in the Ligaen.

Aarhus BC won 7 games this season. The team has been led by American forwards Randy Dezouvre (195-F/G-87, college: Iona) and Charles Funches (203-F-88, college: Hampton) while also seing solid production from Danish sharpshooter Rasmus Soby Dalboge (191-G-89) averaging 10.4 ppg shooting 40.5 % from three.

Aalborg Vikings only managed to win 2 games this season. Luis Guzman (193-G-87, college: Temple), Anthony Jones (208-F-89, college: Baylor) and Milan Bjegovic (211-C-81) joined the team in January but unfortunately for the team their individual success did not manage to give the team enough wins to make the playoffs. Luis Guzman has been struggling with injuries all season being limited to 9 games and 25 mpg but still scoring 12.4 ppg and dishing out 6.0 apg. American forward Anthony Jones has been putting up 17.9 ppg, 9.3 rpg and 1.5 bpg.
  




Tanner
McGrew
McGrew's double-double lands him Player of the Week award - 5 hours ago

23-year old forward Tanner McGrew (203-F-93, agency: Duran International) put on an amazing game in the last round for SISU and receives a Eurobasket.com Player of the Week award for round 12. He had a double-double of 31 points and 13 rebounds, while his team beat Randers (#4, 6-6) 80-71. SISU is placed at 6th position in Danish league. SISU is rather a weak team placed in lower part in the standings. They need more victories to improve their 4-7 record. In the team's last game McGrew ha...   [read more]

Jyles Smith
Ligaen Round 12: Horsholm hands first loss to Horsens IC - 1 day ago

The fans could enjoy quite many interesting games in the last round. The round ended with defeat of the leader and favorites losing the games. The most crucial game of the last round was the first loss ofHorsens IC (10-1) at the home court on Saturday night. Hosts were defeated by third ranked Horsholm (6-5) 74-64. The guests trailed by 7 points at the halftime before their 44-27 charge in the second half, which allowed them to win the game. It was a good game for American Jyles Smith (2...   [read more]
1st Division Round 8: Koge BK keeps a leadership position - 5 days ago

The game had a very big importance for second-ranked Koge BK as it allowed them to take a leadership position. Koge BK defeated 8th ranked Aalborg at home 94-78. Koge BK (7-1) have an impressive seven-game winning streak. As mentioned above they are alone now at the top position. Aalborg lost sixth consecutive game. They keep the eighth place with six games lost. They share the position with Birkerod and SBBC 2015. Aalborg will play next round against strong EBAA trying to get back on the...   [read more]


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