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Alexela KML Standings
 1. Tartu Ulikool 16-2 
 2. Kalev/Cramo 13-2 
 3. Rapla 11-6 
 4. Parnu 11-9 
 5. TTU 10-7 
 6. TLU/Kalev 6-12 
 7. Valga 6-13 
 8. Tarvas 5-13 
 9. Noorteliiga 0-14 
Full Standings
Last:2/24/2017
1.Liiga Stage Two Standings
Group C
 1. Betoonimeister 6-0 
 2. BC Tartu 3-3 
 3. Noorteliiga II 3-3 
 4. Tartu Kalev/Estiko 3-3 
 5. EMU SK 2-4 
 6. Paide VW 2-4 
Group D
 1. Kuressaare 4-2 
 2. Torma Sport 3-2 
 3. Kohila 3-3 
 4. Tamsalu 3-3 
 5. VASAR 2-3 
 6. Ambla 2-4 
Stage One Standings
Last:2/14/2017
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. TLU/Kalev 0-0 
 2. TU/Rock 0-0 
 3. Vytautas 0-0 
 4. Kalev/Cramo 0-0 
Last:2/9/2017
VTB United League Standings
 1 CSKA 15-2 
 2 Zenit 14-3 
 3 Khimky 13-3 
 4 Lokomotiv 13-3 
 5 Unics 11-6 
 6 Enisey 8-9 
 7 VEF Riga 7-8 
 8 Astana 7-10 
 9 N.Novgorod 6-12 
 10 Avtodor 5-11 
 11 Tsmoki-Minsk 4-12 
 12 Kalev/Cramo 4-13 
 13 Parma 0-15 
Last:2/24/2017
Stats Leaders
Points Per Game
 Djordje DZELETOVIC
  TL.
  (205-C-93)
  Avg: 19.4
 1. Dzeletovic, TL.19.4 
 2. Baker, Tarvas19.3 
 3. van-der-Mars, Rap.18.5 
 4. Strupovics, Valga18.3 
 5. Volkus, Parnu18.1 
 6. Jarvelainen, TTU18.1 
 7. Olmre, TTU18.1 
 8. Bubalo, Parnu16.6 
 9. Post, Tarvas14.2 
 10. Zvigurs, Valga14.2 
Rebounds Per Game
 Thomas VAN DER MARS
  Rap.
  (208-C-90)
  Avg: 13.9
 1. van-der-Mars, Rap.13.9 
 2. Jarvelainen, TTU9.2 
 3. Baker, Tarvas8.7 
 4. Jois, TU/Rock8.5 
 5. Milka, TU/Rock8.3 
 6. Jurkatamm, Noorteli.8.1 
 7. Bubalo, Parnu8.0 
 8. Soodla, Noorteliiga7.9 
 9. Marshall, TL.6.5 
 10. Keedus, Kalev/Cr.6.4 
Assists Per Game
 Norman KABIN
  Parnu
  (188-PG-97)
  Avg: 4.6
 1. Kabin, Parnu4.6 
 2. Harper, Kalev/Cr.4.4 
 3. Sokk, TU/Rock4.4 
 4. Jones, TL.4.0 
 5. Olmre, TTU4.0 
 6. Post, Tarvas3.9 
 7. Bratoz, Rapla3.9 
 8. Okereafor, Parnu3.8 
 9. Saage, TL.3.7 
 10. Paiste, Tarvas3.7 
Steals Per Game
 Taavi JURKATAMM
  Noorteli.
  (201-SG-97)
  Avg: 2.1
 1. Jurkatamm, Noorteli.2.1 
 2. Bratoz, Rapla2.0 
 3. Okereafor, Parnu2.0 
 4. Kabin, Parnu1.8 
 5. Paiste, Tarvas1.8 
 6. Harper, Kalev/Cr.1.7 
 7. Tamm, TL.1.6 
 8. Sutt, Parnu1.6 
 9. Thomas, TU/Rock1.5 
 10. Zvigurs, Valga1.5 
Blocks Per Game
 Cedric SIMMONS
  Kalev/Cr.
  (206-F/C-86)
  Avg: 1.3
 1. Simmons, Kalev/Cr.1.3 
 2. Jurkatamm, Noorteli.1.0 
 3. van-der-Mars, Rap.0.9 
 4. Tollefsen, Kalev/Cr.0.9 
 5. Raadik, TTU0.9 
 6. Marshall, TL.0.8 
 7. Gladness, Kalev/Cr.0.8 
 8. Bubalo, Parnu0.8 
 9. Saks, TL.0.7 
 10. Perine, Tarvas0.7 
Poll

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Next Round Schedule

Round 19 (Regular Season)

TLU/Kalev Feb.25 Rapla 68%
TTU Feb.25 Kalev/Cramo 61%
Tartu Ulikoo 88% Feb.24 Valga
Next Round Schedule

Game 1 (Quarter-Finals)

Cibona 50% Mar.8 Chalon
Enisey 59% Mar.8 Oostende
Usak Mar.8 Nanterre 96%
Telekom Bsk 99% Mar.8 Ironi Nahari
Next Round Schedule

Game 1 (Quarter-Finals)

Kalev/Cramo Mar.1 Barons Riga 98%
TU/Rock Mar.1 Nevezis 93%
Liepaja/Trio Mar.1 P.Zvaigzdes 80%
Vytautas Feb.28 Valmiera 95%
Next Round Schedule

Round 22 (Regular Season)

Tsmoki-Minsk 61% Feb.27 VEF Riga
CSKA 61% Feb.26 Unics
Avtodor Feb.25 Astana 59%
Alexela KML Round 14: TLU/Kalev beats TTU in a derby game - Jan 25, 2017


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There were many interesting games last round. The round ended with derby games and favorites losing the games.

The most interesting game was a derby match between two local teams from Tallinn: TLU/Kalev (#8) and TTU (#4). TTU was smashed at home by 20 points 62-82 and even the fact of playing on their own court did not help. The game without a history. TLU/Kalev led from the first minutes and controlled entire game increasing their lead in each quarter. TLU/Kalev had a 31-19 advantage in offensive rebounds. The best player for the winners was Serbian center Djordje Dzeletovic (205-93, agency: AproK Sports Group) who had a double-double by scoring 23 points and 10 rebounds. The former international point guard Kristo Saage (186-85) chipped in 18 points and 9 rebounds. Sten Olmre (192-95) produced 17 points and 5 rebounds for the hosts. Both coaches used bench players which allowed the starters a little rest for the next games. TLU/Kalev (5-10) moved-up to sixth place. TTU at the other side dropped to the fifth position with five games lost. TLU/Kalev's supporters look forward to another derby game next round, where their team will face at home their local rival from Tallinn Kalev/Cramo.
Very important is a road loss of third ranked Rapla (9-3) against fifth ranked Parnu (8-7) on Tuesday night. Visiting Rapla was defeated by Parnu in a tough game in Parnu 59-65. It ended at the same time the four-game winning streak of Rapla. The former international power forward Reinar Hallik (208-84) orchestrated the victory by scoring 23 points, 6 rebounds and 5 assists. Domagoj Bubalo contributed with 13 points and 11 rebounds for the winners. International Martin Paasoja (191-93) replied with 20 points, 9 rebounds and 4 assists for Rapla. Parnu moved-up to fourth place. Rapla at the other side keeps the third position with three games lost. Parnu will play against league's second-placed Kalev/Cramo in Tallinn in the next round and it may be the game of the week. Rapla will play at home against the league's leader TU/Rock and it may be a tough game between close rivals.
Leader TU/Rock delivered the twelfth victory on Tuesday night. This time they crushed 6th ranked Valga (5-11) 82-56. Venky Jois scored 18 points and 6 rebounds to lead the charge for the winners. TU/Rock's coach Gert Kullamae felt very confident that he used entire bench and allowed the starting five to rest. Renato Lindments responded with a double-double by scoring 13 points and 12 rebounds. TU/Rock have a solid three-game winning streak. They maintain first position with 12-2 record. Valga lost third consecutive game. They dropped to the seventh place with 11 games lost. TU/Rock will meet at home TTU (#5) in the next round. Valga will play against TTU in Tallinn and it may be a tough game between close rivals.
Leader TU/Rock recorded the twelfth victory. This time they crushed 5th ranked Parnu (8-7) 88-69 in Tartu. Dominykas Milka notched 20 points and 9 rebounds to lead the effort. TU/Rock's coach Gert Kullamae allowed to play the deep bench players saving starting five for next games. TU/Rock have a solid three-game winning streak. They maintain first position with 12-2 record. Parnu at the other side dropped to the fourth place with seven games lost. TU/Rock's next round opponent will be TTU (#5) in Tallinn. Parnu will play at home against the league's second-placed Kalev/Cramo and it may be a tough game between close rivals.
Bottom-ranked Noorteliiga (0-11) tried to put together a comeback for its first victory of the season, but they fell short in the 94-67 loss to eighth ranked TLU/Kalev (5-10) in Tallinn on Tuesday evening. The best player for the winners was Kristo Saage who scored 15 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. TLU/Kalev moved-up to sixth place. Loser Noorteliiga still closes the standings with 11 games lost. TLU/Kalev's supporters look forward to an exciting derby game next round, where their team will face at home their local rival from Tallinn Kalev/Cramo.

In the last game of round 14 Tarvas crushed Noorteliiga in Rakvere 107-75.
The best stats of 14th round was 17 points and 4 assists by Tom Kaldre of Noorteliiga.

TLU/Kalev - Noorteliiga 94-67

Bottom-ranked Noorteliiga (0-11) tried to put together a comeback for its first victory of the season, but they fell short in the 94-67 loss to eighth ranked TLU/Kalev (5-10) in Tallinn on Tuesday evening. The game was mostly controlled by TLU/Kalev. Noorteliiga was better in fourth quarter 23-20. But it was not enough to take a lead and get a victory that evening. TLU/Kalev forced 21 Noorteliiga turnovers and outrebounded them 40-27 including a 32-17 advantage in defensive rebounds. The best player for the winners was the former international point guard Kristo Saage (186-85) who scored 15 points and 4 assists. The former international forward Kaido Saks (207-86, agency: Blacktop Management) chipped in 14 points and 7 rebounds (on 6-of-7 shooting from the field). Five TLU/Kalev players scored in double figures. Tom Kaldre (190-98) produced 17 points and 4 assists and point guard Ron-Arnar Pehka (185-98) added 15 points and 4 steals respectively for the guests. The winner was already known earlier in the game, so both coaches allowed to play the bench players saving starting five for next games. TLU/Kalev moved-up to sixth place. Loser Noorteliiga still closes the standings with 11 games lost. TLU/Kalev's supporters look forward to an exciting derby game next round, where their team will face at home their local rival from Tallinn Kalev/Cramo.
Top scorers:
Noorteliiga: T.Kaldre 17+3reb+4ast, R.Pehka 15+3ast, K.Jurjens 12+3reb, T.Jurkatamm 8+6reb+2ast, O.Suurorg 7+2reb+3ast, M.Soodla 6+7reb+1ast
TLU/Kalev: K.Saage 15+3reb+4ast, D.Dzeletovic 14+5reb, T.Talumaa 14+7reb, K.Saks 14+7reb+1ast, V.Gurjanov 11+5reb+1ast, M.Kurg 8+4ast
gschID: 524425


Valga - TU/Rock 56-82

Leader TU/Rock delivered the twelfth victory on Tuesday night. This time they crushed 6th ranked Valga (5-11) 82-56. The game was mostly controlled by TU/Rock. Valga managed to win fourth quarter 17-10. But it was not enough to take a lead and get a victory that evening. TU/Rock dominated down low during the game scoring 60 of its points in the paint compared to Valga's 24. Australian forward Venky Jois (202-93, college: E.Washington) scored 18 points and 6 rebounds to lead the charge for the winners and Lithuanian center Dominykas Milka (203-92, college: St.Rose, NY) chipped in 9 points and 11 rebounds during the contest. TU/Rock's coach Gert Kullamae felt very confident that he used entire bench and allowed the starting five to rest. Naturalized American forward Renato Lindments (202-84, college: Westfield St.) responded with a double-double by scoring 13 points and 12 rebounds and Latvian guard Kristaps Kanbergs (189-88) scored 10 points. TU/Rock have a solid three-game winning streak. They maintain first position with 12-2 record. Valga lost third consecutive game. They dropped to the seventh place with 11 games lost. TU/Rock will meet at home TTU (#5) in the next round. Valga will play against TTU in Tallinn and it may be a tough game between close rivals.
Top scorers:
Valga: R.Lindments 13+12reb+1ast, K.Kanbergs 10+4reb+1ast, V.Veski 6, I.Rihards Zvigurs 5+3reb, S.Silavs 5+2reb+1ast, R.Peterson 5+1reb+1ast
TU/Rock: V.Jois 18+6reb+2ast, J.Joesaar 13+3reb+1ast, M.Thomas 10+1ast, D.Milka 9+11reb+2ast, J.Talts 9+3reb+2ast, G.Dorbek 8+1reb+2ast
gschID: 524424


Parnu - Rapla 65-59

Very important is a road loss of third ranked Rapla (9-3) against fifth ranked Parnu (8-7) on Tuesday night. Visiting Rapla was defeated by Parnu in a tough game in Parnu 59-65. It ended at the same time the four-game winning streak of Rapla. The hosts were ahead by 2 points but lost the second period ending it with a 5-point deficit before their 20-9 run, which allowed them to win the game. Parnu dominated on the defensive end, holding Rapla to just 7 points in second quarter. The former international power forward Reinar Hallik (208-84) orchestrated the victory by scoring 23 points, 6 rebounds and 5 assists. Croatian center Domagoj Bubalo (212-91) contributed with a double-double by scoring 13 points and 11 rebounds for the winners. International Martin Paasoja (191-93) replied with 20 points, 9 rebounds and 4 assists and Dutch center Thomas van der Mars (208-90, college: Portland) added 12 points and 14 rebounds in the effort for Rapla. Parnu moved-up to fourth place. Rapla at the other side keeps the third position with three games lost. Parnu will play against league's second-placed Kalev/Cramo in Tallinn in the next round and it may be the game of the week. Rapla will play at home against the league's leader TU/Rock and it may be a tough game between close rivals.
Top scorers:
Rapla: M.Paasoja 20+9reb+4ast, T.van der Mars 12+14reb+1ast, D.Bratoz 10+7reb+2ast, K.Voolaid 8+8reb+2ast, S.Kaldre 6+3reb, M.Ruut 3
Parnu: R.Hallik 23+6reb+5ast, D.Bubalo 13+11reb+1ast, E.Seskus 12+2reb+4ast, N.Kabin 8+4reb+6ast, S.Sutt 4+4reb+2ast, R.Raap 3+5reb+1ast
gschID: 524423


TTU - TLU/Kalev 62-82

The most interesting game was a derby match between two local teams from Tallinn: TLU/Kalev (#8) and TTU (#4). TTU was smashed at home by 20 points 62-82 and even the fact of playing on their own court did not help. The game without a history. TLU/Kalev led from the first minutes and controlled entire game increasing their lead in each quarter. TLU/Kalev had a 31-19 advantage in offensive rebounds. The best player for the winners was Serbian center Djordje Dzeletovic (205-93, agency: AproK Sports Group) who had a double-double by scoring 23 points and 10 rebounds. The former international point guard Kristo Saage (186-85) chipped in 18 points and 9 rebounds. Four TLU/Kalev players scored in double figures. Sten Olmre (192-95) produced 17 points and 5 rebounds and Serbian center Nikola Vujovic (210-93, college: Georgian Court) added 10 points and 8 rebounds respectively for the hosts. Both coaches used bench players which allowed the starters a little rest for the next games. TLU/Kalev (5-10) moved-up to sixth place. TTU at the other side dropped to the fifth position with five games lost. TLU/Kalev's supporters look forward to another derby game next round, where their team will face at home their local rival from Tallinn Kalev/Cramo.
Top scorers:
TTU: S.Olmre 17+5reb+2ast, S.Viilup 11+3reb+1ast, N.Vujovic 10+8reb+1ast, T.Raadik 6+6reb+2ast, S.Saare 6+5reb+1ast, R.Koort 5+1reb
TLU/Kalev: D.Dzeletovic 23+10reb+1ast, K.Saage 18+9reb+3ast, M.Jurtom 14+4reb+1ast, M.Kurg 12+5reb+1ast, R.Tamm 7+5reb+7ast, K.Saks 4+2reb+1ast
gschID: 524422


Noorteliiga - Tarvas 75-107

There was no surprise in Tallinn where bottom-ranked Noorteliiga (0-11) was crushed by seventh ranked BC Rakvere (4-9) 107-75 on Saturday. The game was mostly controlled by BC Rakvere. Noorteliiga was better in third quarter 26-18. But it was not enough to take a lead and get a victory that evening. BC Rakvere forced 19 Noorteliiga turnovers. They looked well-organized offensively handing out 24 assists. The best player for the winners was American power forward Justin Baker (203-89, college: Utah Valley) who scored 25 points, 9 rebounds and 4 assists (on 10-of-13 shooting from the field). Swingman Oliver Metsalu (196-93) chipped in 28 points. Baker is a former Eurobasket Summer League player, which is considered top international summer league in the market. Point guard Ron-Arnar Pehka (185-98) produced 16 points and 5 rebounds and power forward Madis Soodla (205-97) added 16 points and 5 rebounds respectively for the hosts. Five BC Rakvere and four Noorteliiga players scored in double figures. Noorteliiga's coach Indrek Visnapuu gave up on the game allowing to play ten players seeing no chance for a win. Despite that victory BC Rakvere went down to eighth position due to points difference. Loser Noorteliiga still closes the standings with 11 games lost. BC Rakvere will have a break next round. Noorteliiga will play again on the road against BC Rakvere (#8) and hopes to get finally their first victory.
Top scorers:
Noorteliiga: M.Soodla 16+5reb, R.Pehka 16+5reb+2ast, T.Kaldre 15+2reb+1ast, K.Jurjens 10+7reb+3ast, T.Jurkatamm 8+6reb+3ast, E.Kuhi 4+2reb
Tarvas: O.Metsalu 28+3reb+3ast, J.Baker 25+9reb+4ast, S.Post 20+3reb+9ast, T.Peil 17+13reb, S.Saaremael 10+5reb+6ast, M.Sumanov 4+2reb
gschID: 524421


TU/Rock - Parnu 88-69

Leader TU/Rock recorded the twelfth victory. This time they crushed 5th ranked Parnu (8-7) 88-69 in Tartu. The game was mostly controlled by TU/Rock. Parnu was better in second period 20-17. But it was not enough to take a lead and get a victory that evening. Their players were unselfish on offense dishing 21 assists. Lithuanian center Dominykas Milka (203-92, college: St.Rose, NY) notched 20 points and 9 rebounds to lead the effort and American guard Mandell Thomas (188-93, college: Fordham) supported him with 16 points and 6 assists. TU/Rock's coach Gert Kullamae allowed to play the deep bench players saving starting five for next games. Even a double-double of 12 points and 10 rebounds by Croatian center Domagoj Bubalo (212-91) did not help to save the game for Parnu. The former international power forward Reinar Hallik (208-84) added 15 points for the guests. Four TU/Rock and five Parnu players scored in double figures. TU/Rock have a solid three-game winning streak. They maintain first position with 12-2 record. Parnu at the other side dropped to the fourth place with seven games lost. TU/Rock's next round opponent will be TTU (#5) in Tallinn. Parnu will play at home against the league's second-placed Kalev/Cramo and it may be a tough game between close rivals.
Top scorers:
Parnu: R.Hallik 15+4reb+2ast, E.Seskus 12+4reb+1ast, D.Bubalo 12+10reb+1ast, S.Sutt 12+4reb+1ast, M.Kirves 10+5reb+5ast, R.Raap 4+4reb+2ast
TU/Rock: D.Milka 20+9reb, G.Dorbek 16+3reb+3ast, M.Thomas 16+3reb+6ast, J.Talts 14+9reb+2ast, V.Jois 10+6reb+1ast, T.Sokk 7+3reb+7ast
gschID: 524420


  




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