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 1. Kalev/Cramo 29-3 
 2. Tartu Ulikool 29-3 
 3. Rapla 20-12 
 4. Parnu 17-15 
 5. TTU 16-16 
 6. Valga 12-20 
 7. TLU/Kalev 12-20 
 8. Tarvas 9-23 
 9. Noorteliiga 0-32 
Last:4/6/2017
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 1. Betoonimeister 8-2 
 2. BC Tartu 5-5 
 3. Paide VW 5-5 
 4. Tartu Kalev/Estiko 5-5 
 5. EMU SK 4-6 
 6. Noorteliiga II 3-7 
Group D
 1. Tamsalu 7-3 
 2. Torma Sport 7-3 
 3. Kohila 5-4 
 4. Kuressaare 4-5 
 5. VASAR 4-6 
 6. Ambla 2-8 
Stage One Standings
Last:3/25/2017
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
Baltic League Standings
Group A
 1. Barons Riga 10-2 
 2. Nevezis 8-4 
 3. Rapla 8-4 
 4. Jurmala 6-6 
 5. Liepaja/Triobet 5-7 
 6. Parnu 3-9 
 7. Barsy Atyrau 2-10 
Group B
 1. P.Zvaigzdes 11-1 
 2. Valmiera 9-3 
 3. Jekabpils 8-4 
 4. BK Ogre 6-6 
 5. TTU 5-7 
 6. Tarvas 3-9 
 7. COR-Borisfen 0-12 
Group Q
 1. Kalev/Cramo 0-0 
 2. Tartu Ulikool 0-0 
 3. TLU/Kalev 0-0 
 4. Vytautas 0-0 
Last:3/2/2017
VTB United League Standings
 1. CSKA 22-2 
 2. Zenit 21-3 
 3. Khimki 19-5 
 4. Lokomotiv 19-5 
 5. Unics 15-9 
 6. Enisey 13-11 
 7. VEF Riga 11-13 
 8. Astana 9-15 
 9. Avtodor 8-16 
 10. N.Novgorod 8-16 
 11. Kalev/Cramo 5-19 
 12. Tsmoki-Minsk 5-19 
 13. Parma 1-23 
Last:6/23/2017
Stats Leaders
Points Per Game
 Justin BAKER
  Tarvas
  (203-F/C-89)
  Avg: 19.3
 1. Baker, Tarvas19.3 
 2. Dzeletovic, TL.18.3 
 3. Jarvelainen, TTU17.1 
 4. Bubalo, Parnu16.5 
 5. Olmre, TTU15.7 
 6. Post, Tarvas15.5 
 7. van-der-Mars, Rap.15.4 
 8. Seskus, Parnu15.3 
 9. Zvigurs, Valga14.8 
 10. Mirkovic, Kalev/Cr.14.7 
Rebounds Per Game
 Thomas VAN DER MARS
  Rap.
  (208-C-90)
  Avg: 12.3
 1. van-der-Mars, Rap.12.3 
 2. Baker, Tarvas8.7 
 3. Bubalo, Parnu8.0 
 4. Jarvelainen, TTU7.8 
 5. Lips, Tarvas7.7 
 6. Soodla, Noorteliiga7.5 
 7. Jois, Tartu Ulikool7.4 
 8. Milka, Tartu Ulikool7.3 
 9. Kirves, Parnu6.5 
 10. Raadik, Valga6.3 
Assists Per Game
 Tanel SOKK
  Tartu Ulikool
  (187-PG-85)
  Avg: 5.3
 1. Sokk, Tartu Ulikool5.3 
 2. Harper, Kalev/Cr.4.4 
 3. Sokk, Kalev/Cramo4.3 
 4. Mirkovic, Kalev/Cr.4.1 
 5. Kabin, Parnu4.1 
 6. Olmre, TTU4.0 
 7. Paiste, Tarvas3.7 
 8. Bratoz, Rapla3.6 
 9. Post, Tarvas3.4 
 10. Veideman, Kalev/Cr.3.2 
Steals Per Game
 Domen BRATOZ
  Rapla
  (189-PG-93)
  Avg: 1.9
 1. Bratoz, Rapla1.9 
 2. Paiste, Tarvas1.8 
 3. Harper, Kalev/Cr.1.7 
 4. Sutt, Parnu1.7 
 5. Kabin, Parnu1.6 
 6. Tamm, TL.1.6 
 7. Olmre, TTU1.6 
 8. Thomas, Tartu Ulikool1.6 
 9. Post, Tarvas1.5 
 10. Zvigurs, Valga1.5 
Blocks Per Game
 Cedric SIMMONS
  Kalev/Cr.
  (206-F/C-86)
  Avg: 1.1
 1. Simmons, Kalev/Cr.1.1 
 2. Kok, Rapla0.9 
 3. Gladness, Kalev/Cr.0.9 
 4. Tollefsen, Kalev/Cr.0.8 
 5. Lips, Tarvas0.7 
 6. van-der-Mars, Rap.0.7 
 7. Raadik, TTU0.7 
 8. Jois, Tartu Ulikool0.6 
 9. Joesaar, Tartu U.0.6 
 10. Bubalo, Parnu0.6 
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KML Round 13: Tln Kalev beats KK Parnu by three after a very close game - Jan 6, 2013


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The most exciting game of round 13 in the KML took place in Parnu. This derby game ended with only three-point home defeat of 7th ranked KK Parnu (5-10) to eighth ranked Tln Kalev (4-12) 79-76 on Sunday evening. The guests trailed by 5 points at the halftime before their 43-35 charge in the second half, which allowed them to win the game. Tln Kalev looked well-organized offensively handing out 21 assists. Worth to mention a great performance of Nigerian-American forward Ike Okoye (206, college: Boise St.) who helped to win the game recording 24 points, 8 rebounds and 4 assists. Forward Janis Vahter (193-86) contributed with 19 points, 7 rebounds and 6 assists for the winners. Lithuanian guard Augustas Peciukevicius (192-91) answered with 21 points, 7 rebounds and 9 assists (on 9-of-11 shooting from the field) for KK Parnu. Tln Kalev maintains eighth place with 4-12 record. KK Parnu lost third consecutive game. They keep the seventh position with ten games lost.
The game in Rapla supposed to be also worth to mention about. Leader TU/Rock (13-0) played at the court of 6th ranked Rapla (6-8). TU/Rock smashed Rapla 79-51. Lithuanian center Egidijus Dimsa (205-85) stepped up and scored 15 points and 9 rebounds for the winners and Valmo Kriisa chipped in 10 points, 7 rebounds and 6 assists. At the losing side forward Illimar Pilk (195-88) responded with 15 points. The winner was already known earlier in the game, so both coaches allowed to play the bench players saving starting five for next games. Undefeated TU/Rock have an impressive series of eight victories in a row. They keep a position of league leader. Rapla at the other side keeps the sixth place with eight games lost.
The game in Tallinn supposed to be also quite interesting. Fourth ranked Valga (7-7) played at the court of 8th ranked Tln Kalev (4-12). Valga smashed Tln Kalev 80-54 on Friday. Heiko Rannula nailed 19 points and 6 rebounds for the winning side. Marc Campbell came up with 20 points and 6 steals for Tln Kalev in the defeat. Tln Kalev's coach Kalle Klandorf gave up on the game allowing to play twelve players seeing no chance for a win. Valga maintains fourth place with 7-7 record, which they share with TTU. Tln Kalev lost their third game in a row. They keep the eighth position with 12 games lost.
The game in Parnu was also worth to mention about. Third ranked Kalev/Cramo (9-5) played at the court of 7th ranked KK Parnu (5-10). Kalev/Cramo managed to secure a 5-point victory 76-71. Keith McLeod fired 19 points, 5 rebounds and 5 assists for the winners. The victory was the third consecutive win for Kalev/Cramo. Defending champion maintains third place with 9-5 record having three points less than leader TU/Rock. KK Parnu lost their third game in a row. They keep the seventh position with ten games lost.
The game between 9th ranked Hito/Johvi (1-14) and leader TU/Rock (13-0) in Johvi on Sunday ended with biggest points difference. Guests from Tartu outscored Hito/Johvi 114-62. It was a very good performance for Joosep Toome who helped to win the game recording a double-double by scoring 22 points and 10 rebounds. Since the result was very predictable, it gave the chance for the coaches to test many bench players which allowed the starters a little rest for the next games. The victory was the eighth consecutive win for TU/Rock. They keep a position of league leader. Hito/Johvi lost their fourteenth game in a row. Newly promoted team stay at the bottom place with 14 games lost.

In the last game of round 13 TTU beat Hito/Johvi on the road 82-66.

Hito/Johvi - TU/Rock 62-114

The game between 9th ranked Hito/Johvi (1-14) and leader TU/Rock (13-0) in Johvi on Sunday ended with biggest points difference. Guests from Tartu outscored Hito/Johvi 114-62. The game without a history. TU/Rock led from the first minutes and controlled entire game increasing their lead in each quarter. They made 25-of-29 free shots (86.2 percent) during the game. TU/Rock forced 19 Hito/Johvi turnovers and outrebounded them 44-27 including a 30-16 advantage in defensive rebounds. Hito/Johvi was plagued by 26 personal fouls down the stretch. It was a very good performance for international center Joosep Toome (208-85) who helped to win the game recording a double-double by scoring 22 points and 10 rebounds. The former international guard Silver Leppik (189-83) contributed with 20 points for the winners. Four TU/Rock players scored in double figures. Tonis Uuekula (201-88) answered with 9 points and 6 rebounds and power forward Edvard Trumm (192-83) added 12 points in the effort for Hito/Johvi. Since the result was very predictable, it gave the chance for the coaches to test many bench players which allowed the starters a little rest for the next games. The victory was the eighth consecutive win for TU/Rock. They keep a position of league leader. Hito/Johvi lost their fourteenth game in a row. Newly promoted team stay at the bottom place with 14 games lost.
Top scorers:
Hito/Johvi: S.Laur 12+3reb, E.Trumm 12+4reb+1ast, S.Saare 10+3reb+4ast, T.Uuekula 9+6reb+2ast, A.Lehismets 7+1ast, G.Tambre 6+4reb+1ast
TU/Rock: J.Toome 22+10reb+1ast, S.Leppik 20+4reb+3ast, K.Saage 18+2reb+4ast, T.Kurbas 14+8reb, V.Kriisa 10+3reb+1ast, M.Doronin 9+3reb+2ast
gschID: 229822


Parnu - Tln Kalev 76-79

The most exciting game of round 13 in the KML took place in Parnu. This derby game ended with only three-point home defeat of 7th ranked KK Parnu (5-10) to eighth ranked Tln Kalev (4-12) 79-76 on Sunday evening. The guests trailed by 5 points at the halftime before their 43-35 charge in the second half, which allowed them to win the game. Tln Kalev looked well-organized offensively handing out 21 assists. Worth to mention a great performance of Nigerian-American forward Ike Okoye (206, college: Boise St.) who helped to win the game recording 24 points, 8 rebounds and 4 assists. Forward Janis Vahter (193-86) contributed with 19 points, 7 rebounds and 6 assists for the winners. Lithuanian guard Augustas Peciukevicius (192-91) answered with 21 points, 7 rebounds and 9 assists (on 9-of-11 shooting from the field) and Lithuanian forward Osvaldas Matulionis (200-91) added 21 points and 9 rebounds in the effort for KK Parnu. Both teams had four players each who scored in double figures. Tln Kalev maintains eighth place with 4-12 record. KK Parnu lost third consecutive game. They keep the seventh position with ten games lost.
Top scorers:
Parnu: O.Matulionis 21+9reb+1ast, A.Peciukevicius 21+7reb+9ast, R.Raap 12+7reb+2ast, K.Kitsing 12+10reb+3ast, T.Hamarsalu 6+2reb+1ast, K.Evart 2+2reb+1ast
Tln Kalev: I.Okoye 24+8reb+4ast, J.Vahter 19+7reb+6ast, M.Kurg 17+4reb+3ast, M.Paiste 11+1reb+1ast, R.Roos 5+6reb+4ast, M.Parn 2+3reb+1ast
gschID: 229821


Hito/Johvi - TTU 66-82

No shocking result in a game when fifth ranked TTU (7-7) beat on the road bottom-ranked Hito/Johvi (1-14) 82-66 on Saturday. The guests trailed by 4 points at the halftime before their 37-17 charge in the second half, which allowed them to win the game. TTU dominated on the defensive end, holding Hito/Johvi to just 6 points in third quarter. Quite impressive performance for American center Andrew Arnold (208-86, college: Lewis-Clark St.) who helped to win the game recording 28 points and 9 rebounds. Swingman Jaan Puidet (192-92) contributed with 16 points and 8 rebounds (made all of his eight free throws) for the winners. Four TTU players scored in double figures. Guard Siim Laur (189-87) answered with 21 points and 8 rebounds and point guard Sander Saare (182-94) added 16 points in the effort for Hito/Johvi. Hito/Johvi's coach Priit Sternhof rotated twelve players seeing no chance for a win. TTU moved-up to fourth place, which they share with Valga. Hito/Johvi lost their fourteenth game in a row. Newly promoted team stay at the bottom position with 14 games lost.
Top scorers:
Hito/Johvi: S.Laur 21+8reb+1ast, S.Saare 16+3reb+2ast, T.Uuekula 8+4reb+1ast, G.Tambre 4+2reb, E.Trumm 4+7reb+2ast, A.Saariste 3+1ast
TTU: A.Arnold 28+9reb+2ast, J.Puidet 16+8reb+2ast, K.Akenparg 15+3reb+1ast, E.Keedus 11+5reb+7ast, S.Raudla 5+5reb, M.Saarmets 4+1reb
gschID: 229819


Rapla - TU/Rock 51-79

The game in Rapla supposed to be also worth to mention about. Leader TU/Rock (13-0) played at the court of 6th ranked Rapla (6-8). TU/Rock smashed Rapla 79-51. The game without a history. TU/Rock led from the first minutes and controlled entire game increasing their lead in each quarter. TU/Rock forced 20 Rapla turnovers and outrebounded them 30-18 including a 28-17 advantage in defensive rebounds. Rapla was plagued by 30 personal fouls down the stretch. Lithuanian center Egidijus Dimsa (205-85) stepped up and scored 15 points and 9 rebounds for the winners and the former international guard Valmo Kriisa (190-74) chipped in 10 points, 7 rebounds and 6 assists. Five TU/Rock players scored in double figures. At the losing side forward Illimar Pilk (195-88) responded with 15 points and point guard Rait-Riivo Laane (178-93) scored 7 points and 4 assists. The winner was already known earlier in the game, so both coaches allowed to play the bench players saving starting five for next games. TU/Rock have an impressive series of eight victories in a row. They keep a position of league leader. Rapla at the other side keeps the sixth place with eight games lost.
Top scorers:
Rapla: I.Pilk 15+2reb, A.Parn 10+2reb+1ast, R.Laane 7+3reb+4ast, R.Ringmets 6+3reb, M.Jurtom 4, R.Nurger 3
TU/Rock: E.Dimsa 15+9reb+1ast, K.Saage 12+1reb+1ast, V.Kriisa 10+7reb+6ast, I.Nelyubov 10+3reb, R.Veideman 10+1reb+1ast, T.Kurbas 8
gschID: 229818


Tln Kalev - Valga 54-80

The game in Tallinn supposed to be also quite interesting. Fourth ranked Valga (7-7) played at the court of 8th ranked Tln Kalev (4-12). Valga smashed Tln Kalev 80-54 on Friday. The game without a history. Valga led from the first minutes and controlled entire game increasing their lead in each quarter. They made 16-of-20 free shots (80.0 percent) during the game. Valga outrebounded Tln Kalev 40-25 including a 34-20 advantage in defensive rebounds. It was a great shooting night for Valga especially from behind the arc, where they had solid 55.6 percentage. The former international guard Heiko Rannula (185-83) nailed 19 points and 6 rebounds for the winning side and Latvian guard Edgars Cunda (195-84) accounted for 9 points and 8 rebounds. American-Italian guard Marc Campbell (180-86, college: N.Carolina) came up with 20 points and 6 steals and Nigerian-American forward Ike Okoye (206, college: Boise St.) added 10 points and 9 rebounds respectively for Tln Kalev in the defeat. Tln Kalev's coach Kalle Klandorf gave up on the game allowing to play twelve players seeing no chance for a win. Valga maintains fourth place with 7-7 record, which they share with TTU. Tln Kalev lost their third game in a row. They keep the eighth position with 12 games lost.
Top scorers:
Tln Kalev: M.Campbell 20+3reb+1ast, E.Luts 10+3reb, I.Okoye 10+9reb, J.Vahter 6+1reb, M.Kurg 3+3reb, R.Roos 2+2reb+2ast
Valga: H.Rannula 19+6reb+3ast, T.Oja 14+1reb, E.Cunda 9+8reb+3ast, R.Petersonig 9+3reb+3ast, J.Jarvelainen 9+5reb+1ast, V.Vares 8+6reb+1ast
gschID: 229816


Parnu - Kalev/Cramo 71-76

The game in Parnu was also worth to mention about. Third ranked Kalev/Cramo (9-5) played at the court of 7th ranked KK Parnu (5-10). Kalev/Cramo managed to secure a 5-point victory 76-71. KK Parnu was tied at the half but could not keep up in last two quarters eventually losing the game. American point guard Keith McLeod (190-79, college: Bowling Green) fired 19 points, 5 rebounds and 5 assists for the winners. Senegalese center Bamba Fall (217-86, college: SMU) chipped in 10 points and 9 rebounds. Five Kalev/Cramo players scored in double figures. Lithuanian forward Osvaldas Matulionis (200-91) produced 20 points and 6 rebounds and Lithuanian guard Augustas Peciukevicius (192-91) added 10 points, 7 rebounds, 12 assists and 6 steals respectively for lost side. The victory was the third consecutive win for Kalev/Cramo. Defending champion maintains third place with 9-5 record having three points less than leader TU/Rock. KK Parnu lost their third game in a row. They keep the seventh position with ten games lost.
Top scorers:
Parnu: O.Matulionis 20+6reb+3ast, K.Kitsing 18+10reb, A.Peciukevicius 10+7reb+12ast, R.Raap 8+5reb+1ast, K.Evart 8+1reb, T.Hamarsalu 7+2reb
Kalev/Cramo: K.McLeod 19+5reb+5ast, G.Wilkinson 12+2reb+2ast, G.Dorbek 11+4reb+2ast, T.Sokk 10+3reb+3ast, B.Fall 10+9reb+1ast, A.Skele 6+7reb+2ast
gschID: 229815
  




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