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Alexela KML Standings
 1. Kalev/Cramo 0-0 
 2. Noorteliiga 0-0 
 3. Parnu 0-0 
 4. Rapla 0-0 
 5. Tartu Ulikool 0-0 
 6. TLU/Kalev 0-0 
 7. TTU 0-0 
 8. Valga 0-0 
Last:7/28/2017
1.Liiga Stage Two Standings
Group C
 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 Standings
 1. AEK 0-0 
 2. Balkan 0-0 
 3. Beroe 0-0 
 4. BK Pardubice 0-0 
 5. Bnei Hertzeliyya 0-0 
 6. Boras 0-0 
 7. CSU Sibiu 0-0 
 8. Demir IBB 0-0 
 9. Dnipro 0-0 
 10. Falco KC 0-0 
 11. FC Porto 0-0 
 12. Istanbul BBSK 0-0 
 13. Khimik 0-0 
 14. Kormend 0-0 
 15. KR 0-0 
 16. Le Portel 0-0 
 17. Mons-Hainaut 0-0 
 18. Nevezis 0-0 
 19. Oradea 0-0 
 20. Parma 0-0 
 21. Rabotnicki 0-0 
 22. Rilski 0-0 
 23. Sodertalje 0-0 
 24. Spirou 0-0 
 25. Stal Ostrow 0-0 
 26. Steaua CSM 0-0 
 27. Szolnok 0-0 
 28. Tartu Ulikool 0-0 
 29. Trabzonspor 0-0 
 30. Wuerzburg 0-0 
Last:8/8/2017
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. Astana 0-0 
 2. Avtodor 0-0 
 3. CSKA 0-0 
 4. Enisey 0-0 
 5. Kalev/Cramo 0-0 
 6. Khimki 0-0 
 7. Lokomotiv 0-0 
 8. N.Novgorod 0-0 
 9. Parma 0-0 
 10. Tsmoki-Minsk 0-0 
 11. Unics 0-0 
 12. VEF Riga 0-0 
 13. Zenit 0-0 
Last:8/12/2017
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 
Poll


First Round Schedule
Balkan 50% Sep.20 Oradea
Szolnok 50% Sep.20 Trabzonspor
Demir IBB 50% Sep.20 Dnipro
Boras 50% Sep.20 Kormend
CSU Sibiu 50% Sep.20 BK Pardubice
KR 50% Sep.20 Mons-Hainaut
Bnei Hertzel 50% Sep.20 Stal Ostrow
Nevezis 50% Sep.20 Rilski
Parma 50% Sep.20 Rabotnicki
Wuerzburg 50% Sep.20 Istanbul BB
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First Round Schedule
Unics Oct.5 Zenit 61%
Khimki 84% Oct.5 Tsmoki-Minsk
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Alexela KML Round 7: Rapla loses to TU/Rock in the game between Top 4 teams - Nov 23, 2016


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The game between Top Four teams took place in Tartu. Leader host TU/Rock (6-0) smashed their biggest opponent Rapla (5-2) 96-66. It ended at the same time the four-game winning streak of Rapla. The game was mostly controlled by TU/Rock. Rapla managed to win third quarter 26-20. But it was not enough to take a lead and get a victory that evening. They dominated down low during the game scoring 58 of its points in the paint compared to Rapla's 38. They outrebounded Rapla 41-26 including 29 on the defensive glass. It was a great evening for American guard Mandell Thomas (188-93, college: Fordham) who led his team to a victory scoring 23 points and 5 assists. Lithuanian center Dominykas Milka (203-92, college: St.Rose, NY) helped adding 10 points and 10 rebounds. TU/Rock's coach Gert Kullamae felt very confident that he used 11 players which allowed the starters a little rest for the next games. At the losing side Dutch center Thomas van der Mars (208-90, college: Portland) responded with 18 points and 8 rebounds. Undefeated TU/Rock have an impressive series of six victories in a row. They maintain first place with 6-0 record. Rapla at the other side keeps the second position with two games lost. They share it with TTU. TU/Rock are looking forward to face BC Rakvere (#6) on the road in the next round which should be theoretically another easy game. Rapla will play against Parnu (#7) and is hoping to prove to their supporters that the loss was just an accident.
Valga (#4) was upset in Valga by seventh ranked BC Rakvere 106-89. It was an exceptional evening for the former international Timo Eichfuss (200-88) who led the winners with a double-double by scoring 16 points, 10 rebounds and 4 assists. Justin Baker accounted for 22 points and 6 rebounds. Latvian Arturs Bricis (196-92, agency: Dynamics Global Management) came up with 18 points and 4 assists for Valga in the defeat. Valga's coach rotated ten players seeing no chance for a win. BC Rakvere (3-4) moved-up to sixth place, which they share with Parnu. Valga at the other side keeps the fourth position with four games lost. BC Rakvere will play against league's leader TU/Rock in Tartu in the next round and it will be quite challenging to get another victory. Valga will have a break next round.
Bottom-ranked TLU/Kalev (0-6) is still winless. This time they could not use their home court advantage losing their sixth consecutive match to fourth ranked Valga (4-4) 88-76 on Saturday evening. Kristo Saage fired 29 points for the winners. Reimo Tamm produced 19 points for lost side. TLU/Kalev's coach Kalle Klandorf tested ten players in this game, but that didn't help. Valga maintains fourth place with 4-4 record. TLU/Kalev lost their sixth game in a row. They still close the standings with six games lost. Valga will have a break next round, and it should allow them to practice more before next game. TLU/Kalev's supporters look forward to an exciting derby game next round, where their team will travel locally in Tallinn to the arena Noorteliiga.
Bottom-ranked Noorteliiga (0-5) is still winless. But it was rather predictable considering how strong their opponent was. This time they could not use their home court advantage losing their fifth consecutive match to second ranked Rapla (5-2) 81-64. Worth to mention a great performance of Thomas van der Mars who helped to win the game recording a double-double by scoring 23 points and 18 rebounds (perfect from the field making all eight shots !!!). The victory was the fourth consecutive win for Rapla. They maintain second place with 5-2 record behind leader TU/Rock, which they share with TTU. Noorteliiga lost their fifth game in a row. They still close the standings with five games lost. Rapla's next round opponent will be Parnu (#7) at home which should be theoretically an easy game. Noorteliiga's supporters look forward to an exciting derby game next round, where their team will face at home their local rival from Tallinn TLU/Kalev.
4th placed Parnu (3-4) was outscored at home by sixth ranked Kalev/Cramo (3-2) with the biggest margin this round 94-62 on Saturday night. Worth to mention a quality performance of Rain Veideman who helped to win the game recording 17 points and 4 assists. Coach Alar Varrak's team controlled all game and the coach could let to play 11 players and allowed the starting five to rest. The victory was the third consecutive win for Kalev/Cramo. Defending champion moved-up to fifth place. Loser Parnu dropped to the sixth position with four games lost. Kalev/Cramo will have a break next round. Parnu will play on the road against Rapla (#3) and hope to win that game.

In the last game of round 7 Kalev/Cramo won against Valga on the opponent's court 79-73.

Valga - Tarvas 89-106

Valga (#4) was upset in Valga by seventh ranked BC Rakvere 106-89. It looked good early as Valga took a 6-point lead at the end of first quarter. But then BC Rakvere had a 32-20 second period charge getting the lead and Valga was not able to take back game control losing it eventually 89-106. BC Rakvere dominated down low during the game scoring 64 of its points in the paint compared to Valga's 32. They outrebounded Valga 44-26 including a 17-5 advantage in offensive rebounds. BC Rakvere players were unselfish on offense dishing 21 assists. It was an exceptional evening for the former international Timo Eichfuss (200-88) who led the winners with a double-double by scoring 16 points, 10 rebounds and 4 assists. American power forward Justin Baker (203-89, college: Utah Valley) accounted for 22 points and 6 rebounds for the winning side. Baker is a former Eurobasket Summer League player, which is considered top international summer league in the market. Latvian Arturs Bricis (196-92, agency: Dynamics Global Management) came up with 18 points and 4 assists and Latvian Ivars Rihards Zvigurs (198-95) added 13 points and 7 rebounds respectively for Valga in the defeat. Five BC Rakvere and four Valga players scored in double figures. Valga's coach rotated ten players seeing no chance for a win. BC Rakvere (3-4) moved-up to sixth place, which they share with Parnu. Valga at the other side keeps the fourth position with four games lost. BC Rakvere will play against league's leader TU/Rock in Tartu in the next round and it will be quite challenging to get another victory. Valga will have a break next round.
Top scorers:
Valga: A.Bricis 18+3reb+4ast, S.Silavs 16+1reb+3ast, R.Lindments 14+2reb+4ast, I.Rihards Zvigurs 13+7reb+2ast, V.Kriisa 8+1reb+1ast, K.Kanbergs 7+6reb+1ast
Tarvas: J.Baker 22+6reb+2ast, T.Eichfuss 16+10reb+4ast, M.Paiste 15+2reb+3ast, S.Post 14+7reb+5ast, M.Byrd 12+9reb+1ast, O.Metsalu 12+6reb+2ast
gschID: 498589


TLU/Kalev - Valga 76-88

Bottom-ranked TLU/Kalev (0-6) is still winless. This time they could not use their home court advantage losing their sixth consecutive match to fourth ranked Valga (4-4) 88-76 on Saturday evening. The game was mostly controlled by Valga. TLU/Kalev managed to win fourth quarter 28-24. But it was not enough to take a lead and get a victory that evening. Valga shot the lights out from three sinking 16 long-distance shots on high 55.2 percentage. The former international point guard Kristo Saage (186-85) fired 29 points for the winners. The former international center Rain Raadik (208-89) chipped in 7 points, 11 rebounds and 6 assists. The former international point guard Reimo Tamm (188-84) produced 19 points and Martin Jurtom (200-94) added 17 points respectively for lost side. Four Valga and five TLU/Kalev players scored in double figures. TLU/Kalev's coach Kalle Klandorf tested ten players in this game, but that didn't help. Valga maintains fourth place with 4-4 record. TLU/Kalev lost their sixth game in a row. They still close the standings with six games lost. Valga will have a break next round, and it should allow them to practice more before next game. TLU/Kalev's supporters look forward to an exciting derby game next round, where their team will travel locally in Tallinn to the arena Noorteliiga.
Top scorers:
TLU/Kalev: R.Tamm 19+2reb+3ast, M.Jurtom 17+2reb, J.Vahter 12+3reb, K.Saks 11+6reb, M.Kurg 10+5reb+3ast, J.Jones 5+4reb+2ast
Valga: K.Saage 29+4reb, S.Silavs 14+4reb+4ast, K.Kanbergs 14+5reb+2ast, A.Bricis 12+3reb+1ast, R.Raadik 7+11reb+6ast, V.Veski 6+1reb
gschID: 498588


Parnu - Kalev/Cramo 62-94

4th placed Parnu (3-4) was outscored at home by sixth ranked Kalev/Cramo (3-2) with the biggest margin this round 94-62 on Saturday night. The game was mostly controlled by Kalev/Cramo. Parnu was better in second period 18-17. But it was not enough to take a lead and get a victory that evening. They dominated on the defensive end, holding Parnu to just 6 points in first quarter. They outrebounded Parnu 41-23 including a 29-16 advantage in defensive rebounds. Kalev/Cramo shot the lights out from three sinking 17 long-distance shots on high 56.7 percentage. Worth to mention a quality performance of the former international guard Rain Veideman (192-91) who helped to win the game recording 17 points and 4 assists. Belarusian Vitali Liutych (198-92) helped adding 18 points and 5 rebounds (on 7-of-9 shooting from the field). Coach Alar Varrak's team controlled all game and the coach could let to play 11 players and allowed the starting five to rest. At the losing side Lithuanian swingman Edvinas Seskus (196-95) responded with 16 points and swingman Rannar Raap (191-92) scored 9 points, 5 rebounds and 4 assists. The victory was the third consecutive win for Kalev/Cramo. Defending champion moved-up to fifth place. Loser Parnu dropped to the sixth position with four games lost. Kalev/Cramo will have a break next round. Parnu will play on the road against Rapla (#3) and hope to win that game.
Top scorers:
Parnu: E.Seskus 16+4reb+3ast, V.Volkus 10+3reb, T.Okereafor 9+3reb+4ast, R.Raap 9+5reb+4ast, S.Sutt 8+3reb+2ast, K.Kask 6+4reb+1ast
Kalev/Cramo: V.Liutych 18+5reb+1ast, R.Veideman 17+4reb+4ast, E.Keedus 11+9reb+3ast, M.Tollefsen 9+7reb+1ast, G.Arbet 8+4reb+1ast, M.Dorbek 7+2reb+4ast
gschID: 498587


TU/Rock - Rapla 96-66

The game between Top Four teams took place in Tartu. Leader host TU/Rock (6-0) smashed their biggest opponent Rapla (5-2) 96-66. It ended at the same time the four-game winning streak of Rapla. The game was mostly controlled by TU/Rock. Rapla managed to win third quarter 26-20. But it was not enough to take a lead and get a victory that evening. They dominated down low during the game scoring 58 of its points in the paint compared to Rapla's 38. They outrebounded Rapla 41-26 including 29 on the defensive glass. It was a great evening for American guard Mandell Thomas (188-93, college: Fordham) who led his team to a victory scoring 23 points and 5 assists. Lithuanian center Dominykas Milka (203-92, college: St.Rose, NY) helped adding 10 points and 10 rebounds. Five TU/Rock players scored in double figures. TU/Rock's coach Gert Kullamae felt very confident that he used 11 players which allowed the starters a little rest for the next games. At the losing side Dutch center Thomas van der Mars (208-90, college: Portland) responded with 18 points and 8 rebounds and Slovenian point guard Domen Bratoz (189-93, agency: Two Points) scored 15 points and 7 assists. TU/Rock have an impressive series of six victories in a row. They maintain first place with 6-0 record. Rapla at the other side keeps the second position with two games lost. They share it with TTU. TU/Rock are looking forward to face BC Rakvere (#6) on the road in the next round which should be theoretically another easy game. Rapla will play against Parnu (#7) and is hoping to prove to their supporters that the loss was just an accident.
Top scorers:
Rapla: T.van der Mars 18+8reb+1ast, D.Bratoz 15+4reb+7ast, I.Kajupank 13+2reb+1ast, K.Voolaid 9+4reb, M.Paasoja 6+3reb+2ast, S.Kaldre 3+5reb+1ast
TU/Rock: M.Thomas 23+5ast, V.Jois 15+6reb, T.Sokk 13+4reb+3ast, J.Joesaar 13+9reb+1ast, D.Milka 10+10reb+3ast, J.Talts 9+6reb+1ast
gschID: 498586


Noorteliiga - Rapla 64-81

Bottom-ranked Noorteliiga (0-5) is still winless. But it was rather predictable considering how strong their opponent was. This time they could not use their home court advantage losing their fifth consecutive match to second ranked Rapla (5-2) 81-64. The game was mostly controlled by Rapla. Noorteliiga was better in second period 23-14. But it was not enough to take a lead and get a victory that evening. They made 18-of-23 charity shots (78.3 percent) during the game. Rapla outrebounded Noorteliiga 49-35 including a 20-9 advantage in offensive rebounds. Worth to mention a great performance of Dutch center Thomas van der Mars (208-90, college: Portland) who helped to win the game recording a double-double by scoring 23 points and 18 rebounds (perfect from the field making all eight shots !!!). Forward Kristjan Voolaid (201-92) contributed with 11 points and 9 rebounds for the winners. Point guard Carlos Jurgens (190-98) answered with 21 points and 6 rebounds and power forward Madis Soodla (205-97) added 10 points and 8 rebounds in the effort for Noorteliiga. The victory was the fourth consecutive win for Rapla. They maintain second place with 5-2 record behind leader TU/Rock, which they share with TTU. Noorteliiga lost their fifth game in a row. They still close the standings with five games lost. Rapla's next round opponent will be Parnu (#7) at home which should be theoretically an easy game. Noorteliiga's supporters look forward to an exciting derby game next round, where their team will face at home their local rival from Tallinn TLU/Kalev.
Top scorers:
Noorteliiga: C.Jurgens 21+6reb+2ast, K.Jurjens 10+5reb+1ast, M.Soodla 10+8reb+1ast, E.Schmalz 9+4reb, E.Kuhi 7+3reb+2ast, R.Pehka 4+4reb+4ast
Rapla: T.van der Mars 23+18reb+1ast, K.Voolaid 11+9reb+2ast, D.Bratoz 10+5reb+7ast, R.Suarez 9+3reb, K.Lips 8+7reb+1ast, M.Ruut 7+2reb
gschID: 498585


Valga - Kalev/Cramo 73-79

There was a minor upset when 4th placed Valga (4-4) was defeated at home by sixth ranked Kalev/Cramo (3-2) 79-73 on Tuesday. Valga was tied after three quarters but could not keep up in the last quarter eventually losing the game. It was a great evening for Belarusian Vitali Liutych (198-92) who led his team to a victory scoring 28 points. American guard Demonte Harper (193-89, college: Morehead St.) helped adding 21 points (made all of his seven free throws). At the losing side the former international point guard Kristo Saage (186-85) responded with 18 points, 7 rebounds and 5 assists and naturalized American forward Renato Lindments (202-84, college: Westfield St.) scored 15 points and 5 rebounds. The victory was the third consecutive win for Kalev/Cramo. Defending champion moved-up to fifth place. Loser Valga keeps the fourth position with four games lost. Both teams do not play next round, which will be an opportunity for some rest.
Top scorers:
Valga: K.Saage 18+7reb+5ast, R.Lindments 15+5reb, V.Veski 13+2reb+1ast, S.Silavs 9+1reb+3ast, V.Kriisa 7+1ast, I.Rihards Zvigurs 5+7reb+1ast
Kalev/Cramo: V.Liutych 28+2reb, D.Harper 21+4reb, M.Tollefsen 11+6reb+2ast, S.Sokk 8+3reb, E.Keedus 4+6reb+2ast, M.Gladness 3+7reb+3ast
gschID: 498584


  




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