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Alexela KML Standings
 1. Tartu Ulikool 20-2 
 2. Kalev/Cramo 15-2 
 3. Rapla 15-9 
 4. TTU 13-10 
 5. Parnu 13-11 
 6. Valga 8-16 
 7. TLU/Kalev 8-16 
 8. Tarvas 7-18 
 9. Noorteliiga 0-15 
Full Standings
Last:3/22/2017
1.Liiga Stage Two Standings
Group C
 1. Betoonimeister 7-1 
 2. BC Tartu 5-4 
 3. Tartu Kalev/Estiko 5-4 
 4. Noorteliiga II 3-5 
 5. Paide VW 3-5 
 6. EMU SK 2-6 
Group D
 1. Torma Sport 6-2 
 2. Tamsalu 5-3 
 3. Kohila 5-4 
 4. Kuressaare 4-5 
 5. VASAR 3-5 
 6. Ambla 2-6 
Stage One Standings
Last:3/14/2017
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. 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 18-2 
 2 Zenit 17-3 
 3 Khimky 16-3 
 4 Lokomotiv 13-4 
 5 Unics 12-8 
 6 VEF Riga 9-9 
 7 Enisey 9-10 
 8 Astana 9-11 
 9 Avtodor 6-12 
 10 N.Novgorod 6-14 
 11 Kalev/Cramo 5-15 
 12 Tsmoki-Minsk 4-15 
 13 Parma 0-18 
Last:3/20/2017
Stats Leaders
Points Per Game
 Justin BAKER
  Tarvas
  (203-F/C-89)
  Avg: 19.3
 1. Baker, Tarvas19.3 
 2. Dzeletovic, TL.18.8 
 3. Volkus, Parnu18.1 
 4. Olmre, TTU17.5 
 5. van-der-Mars, Rap.17.4 
 6. Jarvelainen, TTU17.1 
 7. Bubalo, Parnu16.6 
 8. Post, Tarvas15.5 
 9. Seskus, Parnu15.3 
 10. Strupovics, Valga15.2 
Rebounds Per Game
 Thomas VAN DER MARS
  Rap.
  (208-C-90)
  Avg: 12.9
 1. van-der-Mars, Rap.12.9 
 2. Baker, Tarvas8.7 
 3. Jois, Tartu Ulikool8.3 
 4. Jarvelainen, TTU8.2 
 5. Bubalo, Parnu8.1 
 6. Soodla, Noorteliiga7.8 
 7. Jurkatamm, Noorteli.7.6 
 8. Lips, Tarvas7.4 
 9. Milka, Tartu Ulikool7.4 
 10. Dzeletovic, TL.6.6 
Assists Per Game
 Norman KABIN
  Parnu
  (188-PG-97)
  Avg: 4.6
 1. Kabin, Parnu4.6 
 2. Sokk, Tartu Ulikool4.5 
 3. Harper, Kalev/Cr.4.4 
 4. Olmre, TTU4.2 
 5. Jones, TL.4.0 
 6. Bratoz, Rapla3.9 
 7. Sokk, Kalev/Cramo3.9 
 8. Okereafor, Parnu3.8 
 9. Paiste, Tarvas3.7 
 10. Post, Tarvas3.5 
Steals Per Game
 Domen BRATOZ
  Rapla
  (189-PG-93)
  Avg: 2.2
 1. Bratoz, Rapla2.2 
 2. Jurkatamm, Noorteli.2.1 
 3. Okereafor, Parnu2.0 
 4. Kabin, Parnu1.8 
 5. Sutt, Parnu1.8 
 6. Paiste, Tarvas1.8 
 7. Harper, Kalev/Cr.1.7 
 8. Zvigurs, Valga1.7 
 9. Tamm, TL.1.7 
 10. Olmre, TTU1.6 
Blocks Per Game
 Cedric SIMMONS
  Kalev/Cr.
  (206-F/C-86)
  Avg: 1.2
 1. Simmons, Kalev/Cr.1.2 
 2. Jurkatamm, Noorteli.1.1 
 3. Raadik, TTU0.9 
 4. Gladness, Kalev/Cr.0.9 
 5. Kok, Rapla0.9 
 6. Lips, Tarvas0.8 
 7. Tollefsen, Kalev/Cr.0.8 
 8. van-der-Mars, Rap.0.8 
 9. Marshall, TL.0.8 
 10. Perine, Tarvas0.7 
Poll

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Next Round Schedule

Round 23 (Regular Season)

Noorteliiga Mar.25 TTU 90%
Parnu Mar.25 Tarvas 51%
Rapla 63% Mar.25 Valga
TLU/Kalev Mar.24 Tartu Ulikoo 87%
Next Round Schedule

Game 1 (Semi-Finals)

Oostende Mar.29 Chalon 99%
Nanterre Mar.29 Telekom Bsk 53%
Next Round Schedule

Round 26 (Regular Season)

Khimky 57% Mar.27 CSKA
Unics 62% Mar.27 Avtodor
Parma Mar.26 N.Novgorod 72%
Kalev/Cramo Mar.26 VEF Riga 53%
Enisey 77% Mar.26 Tsmoki-Minsk
Lokomotiv Mar.25 Zenit 59%
Kristjan Kangur selected the top Estonian playing abroad in last week's games - Jan 25, 2017


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Here is the weekly review of the top performing Estonian players, who play currently abroad.


Kristjan Kangur
Kristjan Kangur
   #1. This week's number one is an experienced former international small forward Kristjan Kangur (201-82, currently plays in Italy). He could not help Openjobmetis VA (4-12) in their last game. Despite Kangur's very good performance Openjobmetis VA lost 76-83 on the road to the much higher-ranked (#5) Banco di Srd. He was the top scorer with 16 points in 23 minutes on the court. It was Openjobmetis VA's fifth consecutive loss in a row. This year Kangur averages: 5.6ppg, 3.3rpg, 1.2apg, 2FGP: 44.2%, 3FGP: 23.7% and FT: 89.5% in 16 games he played so far. He played for the Estonian senior national team two years ago.

Kristjan Kitsing
Kristjan Kitsing
   #2. Second place goes to an international forward Kristjan Kitsing (205-90, agency: Octagon Europe, currently plays in Denmark). Kitsing led Bakken to an easy victory against the closely-ranked Horsholm (8-10) crushing them 102-64 in the Danish Ligaen last Saturday. He scored 15 points and grabbed 5 rebounds (was perfect 6-for-6 from the free throw line). Bakken Bears (13-2) is placed second in the Ligaen. It's Kitsing's first season with the team. Kitsing has relatively good stats this year: 11.6ppg, 4.2rpg, 2FGP: 62.8%(27-43), 3FGP: 37.2% and FT: 87.5%. He is in the roster of the Estonian senior national team.

Maik-Kalev Kotsar
Maik-Kalev Kotsar
   #3. The Estonian player who performed third best last week abroad was former University international forward Maik-Kalev Kotsar (208-96, currently plays college basketball in the States). Kotsar contributed to an S.Carolina's surprising victory against the Auburn University (1-0) crushing them 98-69 in the NCAA on Tuesday night. He recorded 8 points and grabbed 8 rebounds in 25 minutes. The University of South Carolina has 4-0 conference record this season. So far his team won all four games in the conference. This year Kotsar's overall stats are: 7.0ppg, 5.6rpg, 2FGP: 52.4% and FT: 46.9% in 21 games. He played for the Estonian university national team two years ago.

Rauno Nurger
Rauno Nurger
   #4. Center Rauno Nurger (208-93, currently studies in the States) led Wichita St. to an easy victory against the University of Evansville (2-0) 82-65 in the NCAA in Tuesday night's game. Nurger scored 12 points. The Wichita State University has quite an impressive 5-1 conference record this season. It was Wichita St.'s third consecutive victory in a row. Nurger's total stats this season are: 5.5ppg and 3.1rpg. He used to play for the Estonian national team back in 2015.

Tanel Kurbas
Tanel Kurbas
   #5. International guard Tanel Kurbas (197-88, currently plays in Sweden) contributed to an easy victory against the closely-ranked Nassjo (10-11) 82-66 in the Swedish Basketligan last Saturday. Kurbas recorded 8 points in 28 minutes. Sodertalje Kings (10-5) is placed fourth in the Basketligan. This year Kurbas' total stats are: 9.9ppg, 2.5rpg and 1.3apg in 14 games. He plays currently for the Estonian national team.

Siim-Sander Vene
Siim-Sander Vene
   #6. Small forward Siim-Sander Vene (201-90, currently plays in VTB United League) was not able to help BC Nizhny Novgorod in their game against VEF Riga (7-5) in the VTB United League. Vene did not beat the league record on Saturday evening. He recorded only 2 points. BC Nizhny Novgorod was defeated 81-74 in Riga by the higher-ranked VEF Riga (#6). This season Vene has relatively solid stats: 12.0ppg, 3.4rpg and 1.7apg. He is a former international player as he played for the Estonian senior team two years ago.

Rait-Riivo Laane
Rait-Riivo Laane
   #7. International point guard Rait-Riivo Laane (179-93, currently plays in Greece) was not able to secure a victory for Ethnikos (8-6) in their game against Doukas (11-2) in the Greek A2 (second division). Laane scored 7 points, made 6 passes and 3 steals in 30 minutes. Ethnikos lost 76-81 at home to the higher-ranked (#3) Doukas. Laane has averaged so far 9.4ppg, 2.6rpg, 4.1apg and 1.2spg in 14 games. He is also Estonian national team player.


Other top Estonian players, who play abroad:

Sander Raieste (200-F/G-99) plays for Baskonia in Spanish Liga Endesa
Jaan Puidet (191-G/F-92) plays for KFUM Jamtland in Swedish Basketligan
Kregor Hermet (204-PF-97) plays for Lleida Basquet in Spanish LEB Gold
Robert Valge (192-SF-97) plays for Palencia Baloncesto in Spanish LEB Gold
Kristian Kullamae (190-G-99) plays for Oettinger Rockets Gotha in German ProA
Henri Drell (198-SF-0) plays for Baunach in German ProA
Artur Arhangelski (185-G-97) plays for High School in the
Kaspar Treier (203-F-99) plays for Moncalieri in Italian Serie B  




Kristjan
Kangur
Kristjan Kangur selected the top Estonian playing abroad in last week's games - 15 hours ago
We bring you last week's top performances from Estonians who are playing abroad and who all have had prior experience of national team duties at youth or senior level. This week's number one is an experienced former international small forward Kristjan Kangur (201-82). He contributed to an Openjobmetis VA's victory against the closely-ranked Brescia in the Italian Serie A in Sunday night's game.    [read more]

Martin
Paasoja
Estonian Alexela KML round 22 best performance: Martin Paasoja - 4 days ago
International Shooting guard Martin Paasoja (191-SG-93) put on an amazing game in the last round for Rapla, receiving a Eurobasket.com Player of the Week award for round 22. The 23-year old player was the main contributor (28 points, seven rebounds and four assists) to his team's victory, helping them to edge out Parnu (#4, 13-11) 93-91. The game was between two of the league's top four teams. Rapla maintains the 3rd position in Estonian Alexela KML. They would have been even better if th...   [read more]

Mario Paiste
Alexela KML Round 22: BC Rakvere defeat TLU/Kalev in the closest game of the week - 5 days ago
There are only two more rounds left in the Regular Season in Alexela KML. The most exciting game of round 22 in the Alexela KML took place in Tallinn. This derby game ended with only one-point home defeat of 6th ranked TLU/Kalev (8-15) to eighth ranked BC Rakvere (7-17) 87-86 on Friday evening. TLU/Kalev was trailing by 7 points at halftime but managed to get 2-point lead after three quarters before a 21-18 charge of BC Rakvere, which allowed them to win the game. They made 20-of-26 fre...   [read more]


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