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 2. Rapla 3-1 
 3. Valga 2-0 
 4. TLU/Kalev 1-2 
 5. Noorteliiga 0-1 
 6. Tartu Ulikool 0-1 
 7. TTU 0-1 
 8. Parnu 0-3 
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 1. Betoonimeister 2-0 
 2. Noorteliiga II 2-0 
 3. Paide VW 2-0 
 4. Eesti M. 1-0 
 5. BC Tartu 1-1 
 6. Kohila 1-1 
 7. Viimsi 1-1 
 8. BC Kalev II 0-1 
 9. Kuressaare 0-1 
 10. Tartu Kalev/Estiko 0-1 
 11. Tamsalu 0-2 
 12. Torma Sport 0-2 
Last:10/9/2017
FIBA Europe Cup Standings
Group A
 1 Antwerp 1-0 
 2 Groningen 1-0 
 3 Bosna-Royal 0-1 
 4 Le Portel 0-1 
Group B
 1 Avtodor 1-0 
 2 Benfica 1-0 
 3 Bakken 0-1 
 4 Nevezis 0-1 
Group C
 1 Kataja Basket 1-0 
 2 Mornar Bar 1-0 
 3 FC Porto 0-1 
 4 Kapfenberg 0-1 
Group D
 1 Keravnos 1-0 
 2 Kormend 1-0 
 3 Balkan 0-1 
 4 Brussels 0-1 
Group E
 1 Lukoil Acad. 1-0 
 2 UBT Cluj Napoca 1-0 
 3 Dinamo Tbilisi 0-1 
 4 Istanbul BBSK 0-1 
Group F
 1 Bnei Hertzeliya 1-0 
 2 Spirou 1-0 
 3 Alba 0-1 
 4 Tsmoki-Minsk 0-1 
Group G
 1 Demir IBB 1-0 
 2 Sigal Prishtina 1-0 
 3 Khimik 0-1 
 4 Mons-Hainaut 0-1 
Group H
 1 N.Novgorod 1-0 
 2 Szolnok 1-0 
 3 Falco-Vulcano 0-1 
 4 Karpos Sokoli 0-1 
Last:10/18/2017
Baltic League Standings
Group A
 1. Betsafe/Liepaja 0-0 
 2. Jurmala 0-0 
 3. Parnu 0-0 
 4. Rapla 0-0 
 5. Siauliai 0-0 
 6. Tsmoki-Minsk 0-0 
 7. Vytautas 0-0 
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 1. Barsy Atyrau 0-0 
 2. BK Ogre 0-0 
 3. P.Zvaigzdes 0-0 
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 6. TTU 0-0 
 7. Valmiera 0-0 
Last:10/13/2017
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 9 Enisey 0-2 
 10 Kalev/Cramo 0-2 
 11 Parma 0-2 
 12 Tsmoki-Minsk 0-2 
 13 VEF Riga 0-2 
Last:10/17/2017
Stats Leaders
Points Per Game
 Nolan CRESSLER
  Rapla
  (195-G-94)
  Avg: 21
 1. Cressler, Rapla21.0 
 2. Haller, Valga20.0 
 3. Miculis, Valga19.5 
 4. Kirves, Parnu16.7 
 5. Lasenbergs, Valga16.5 
 6. Mirkovic, Kalev/Cr.15.5 
 7. Upson, Rapla14.3 
 8. vanderMars, Kalev/Cr.13.0 
 9. Freimanis, Valga12.5 
 10. Fall, TL.12.3 
Rebounds Per Game
 Maris ZIEDINS
  Rapla
  (203-F/C-90)
  Avg: 10.8
 1. Ziedins, Rapla10.8 
 2. Raadik, Valga10.0 
 3. Freimanis, Valga9.5 
 4. Lips, Parnu7.3 
 5. Eichfuss, Parnu7.3 
 6. Kirves, Parnu7.3 
 7. Cressler, Rapla6.5 
 8. Subotic, Kalev/Cr.6.3 
 9. Fall, TL.6.0 
 10. Upson, Rapla6.0 
Assists Per Game
 Sten-Timmu SOKK
  Kalev/Cramo
  (184-PG-89)
  Avg: 6.3
 1. Sokk, Kalev/Cramo6.3 
 2. Lasenbergs, Valga5.5 
 3. Kaldre, Rapla5.5 
 4. Raap, Parnu5.3 
 5. Joesaar, Kalev/Cr.4.0 
 6. Haller, Valga3.5 
 7. Dorbek, Rapla3.5 
 8. Saage, TL.3.3 
 9. Mirkovic, Kalev/Cr.3.0 
 10. Miglinieks, Valga3.0 
Steals Per Game
 Kristaps MIGLINIEKS
  Valga
  (196-G-90)
  Avg: 3.5
 1. Miglinieks, Valga3.5 
 2. Subotic, Kalev/Cr.1.7 
 3. Saage, TL.1.7 
 4. Dorbek, Kalev/Cr.1.7 
 5. Jurtom, TL.1.7 
 6. Simmons, Kalev/Cr.1.5 
 7. Peterson, Valga1.5 
 8. Lips, Parnu1.3 
 9. Cressler, Rapla1.3 
 10. Dorbek, Rapla1.3 
Blocks Per Game
 Devonte UPSON
  Rapla
  (206-F-93)
  Avg: 1.8
 1. Upson, Rapla1.8 
 2. Raadik, Valga1.5 
 3. Tass, Kalev/Cramo1.3 
 4. Miculis, Valga1.0 
 5. Freimanis, Valga1.0 
 6. vanderMars, Kalev/Cr.0.7 
 7. Kask, Parnu0.7 
 8. Subotic, Kalev/Cr.0.7 
 9. Simmons, Kalev/Cr.0.5 
 10. Lasenbergs, Valga0.5 
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Round 4 (Regular Season)

TTU 57% Oct.21 Parnu
Tartu Ulikoo Oct.20 Kalev/Cramo 99%
Valga 97% Oct.20 Tartu Ulikoo
Next Round Schedule

Round 2 (Regular Season)

Group A
Bosna-Royal 50% Oct.25 Antwerp
Groningen 50% Oct.24 Le Portel
Group B
Bakken 50% Oct.25 Benfica
Nevezis 50% Oct.24 Avtodor
Group C
Kataja Bsk 50% Oct.25 FC Porto
Kapfenberg 50% Oct.24 Mornar Bar
Group D
Kormend 50% Oct.25 Balkan
Keravnos 50% Oct.24 Brussels
Group E
Istanbul BB 50% Oct.25 Lukoil Acad
Din.Tbilisi 50% Oct.25 UBT Cluj Na
Group F
Bnei Hertzel 50% Oct.25 Tsmoki-Minsk
Alba 50% Oct.24 Spirou
Group G
Demir IBB 50% Oct.25 Mons-Hainaut
Sigal Prisht 50% Oct.25 Khimik
Group H
Falco-Vulcan 50% Oct.25 Szolnok
Karpos Sokol 50% Oct.25 N.Novgorod
First Round Schedule
Siauliai 50% Oct.31 Betsafe/Liep
Parnu 50% Oct.31 Vytautas
TLU/Kalev 50% Oct.31 Barsy Atyrau
Tartu Ulikoo 50% Oct.29 Barsy Atyrau
P.Zvaigzdes 50% Oct.26 TLU/Kalev
TTU 50% Oct.26 Valmiera
Vytautas 50% Oct.25 Tsmoki-Minsk
Jurmala 50% Oct.25 Betsafe/Liep
Rapla 50% Oct.24 Parnu
Siauliai 50% Oct.24 Tsmoki-Minsk
Tartu Ulikoo 50% Oct.24 BK Ogre
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Round 3 (Regular Season)

Kalev/Cramo 57% Oct.23 Parma
Zenit 95% Oct.22 VEF Riga
Tsmoki-Minsk 57% Oct.22 Astana
CSKA 64% Oct.22 Avtodor
Lokomotiv 51% Oct.21 Unics
Enisey Oct.21 N.Novgorod 96%
Alexela KML Round 17: TTU are upset by Parnu - Feb 16, 2017


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Bubalo
The game between third ranked TTU (10-7) and fourth ranked Parnu (11-9) was the most important one in the last round on Tuesday night. TTU was defeated by Parnu in a tough game in Parnu 67-76. It ended at the same time the two-game winning streak of TTU. The hosts took control from the first minutes by winning the initial quarter 19-12. But TTU won second period 21-17. However it was not enough to take a lead and get a victory that evening. Parnu dominated down low during the game scoring 50 of its points in the paint compared to TTU's 24. They outrebounded TTU 44-33 including 16 on the offensive glass. The best player for the winners was Croatian center Domagoj Bubalo (212-91) who had a double-double by scoring 26 points and 12 rebounds. Lithuanian swingman Edvinas Seskus (196-95, agency: Players Group) chipped in 18 points and 7 rebounds. The former international forward Joonas Jarvelainen (202-90, agency: Octagon Europe) produced 29 points and 9 rebounds for the guests. Parnu moved-up to third place. TTU at the other side dropped to the fifth position with seven games lost. Both teams do not play next round, which will be an opportunity for some rest.
The game in Rakvere supposed to be also worth to mention about. Fifth ranked Rapla (10-6) played at the court of 7th ranked BC Rakvere (5-13). Rapla smashed BC Rakvere 91-61. Slovenian point guard Domen Bratoz (189-93) orchestrated the victory by scoring 22 points, 6 rebounds, 5 assists and 6 steals. Thomas van-der-Mars contributed with 19 points and 12 rebounds (on 8-of-10 shooting from the field) for the winners. Forward Karl-Johan Lips (198-96) answered with 17 points and 6 rebounds for BC Rakvere. BC Rakvere's coach gave up on the game allowing to play twelve players seeing no chance for a win. Rapla moved-up to fourth place. BC Rakvere lost fourth consecutive game. They keep the seventh position with 13 games lost. They share it with Valga. Rapla will play against bottom-ranked Noorteliiga (#9) in Tallinn in the next round which should be theoretically another easy game. BC Rakvere will have a break next round.
The game in Valga was also quite interesting. Fourth ranked Parnu (11-9) played at the court of 8th ranked Valga (5-13). Parnu defeated Valga 99-89 on Saturday. Domagoj Bubalo stepped up with a double-double by scoring 25 points and 12 rebounds for the winners. Reinis Strupovics responded with 30 points, 5 assists and 4 steals. Parnu moved-up to third place. Valga lost fifth consecutive game. They dropped to the seventh position with 13 games lost. They share it with Tarvas. Parnu will have a break next round, and it should allow them to practice more before next game. Valga will play against Noorteliiga (#9) and it may be a tough game between close rivals.
The game in Rakvere supposed to be also worth to mention about. Second ranked Kalev/Cramo (13-2) played at the court of 7th ranked BC Rakvere (5-13). Kalev/Cramo smashed BC Rakvere 103-77. Sten-Timmu Sokk nailed 16 points and 6 assists for the winning side. The winner was already known earlier in the game, so both coaches allowed to play the bench players saving starting five for next games. Kalev/Cramo have an impressive series of thirteen victories in a row. Defending champion maintains second place with 13-2 record having 2 victories less than leader TU/Rock. BC Rakvere lost fourth consecutive game. They keep the seventh position with 13 games lost. Both teams do not play next round, which will be an opportunity for some rest.

In the last game of round 17 Rapla was defeated by TTU in Tallinn 85-78.

Tarvas - Rapla 61-91

The game in Rakvere supposed to be also worth to mention about. Fifth ranked Rapla (10-6) played at the court of 7th ranked BC Rakvere (5-13). Rapla smashed BC Rakvere 91-61. Rapla forced 19 BC Rakvere turnovers and outrebounded them 45-23 including a 30-13 advantage in defensive rebounds. BC Rakvere was plagued by 26 personal fouls down the stretch. Slovenian point guard Domen Bratoz (189-93) orchestrated the victory by scoring 22 points, 6 rebounds, 5 assists and 6 steals. Dutch center Thomas van-der-Mars (208-90, college: Portland) contributed with a double-double by scoring 19 points and 12 rebounds (on 8-of-10 shooting from the field) for the winners. Forward Karl-Johan Lips (198-96) answered with 17 points and 6 rebounds and guard Mario Paiste (186-89) added 15 points in the effort for BC Rakvere. BC Rakvere's coach gave up on the game allowing to play twelve players seeing no chance for a win. Rapla moved-up to fourth place. BC Rakvere lost fourth consecutive game. They keep the seventh position with 13 games lost. They share it with Valga. Rapla will play against bottom-ranked Noorteliiga (#9) in Tallinn in the next round which should be theoretically another easy game. BC Rakvere will have a break next round.
Top scorers:
Rapla: D.Bratoz 22+6reb+5ast, T.van der Mars 19+12reb+1ast, M.Paasoja 18+9reb+3ast, R.Suarez 8+6reb+5ast, I.Kajupank 7+2reb, M.Ruut 6+1reb
Tarvas: K.Lips 17+6reb+2ast, M.Paiste 15+3reb+2ast, J.Baker 11+3reb+1ast, S.Post 7+2reb+2ast, O.Metsalu 4+5reb+3ast, S.Saaremael 3+1ast
gschID: 534971


Parnu - TTU 76-67

The game between third ranked TTU (10-7) and fourth ranked Parnu (11-9) was the most important one in the last round on Tuesday night. TTU was defeated by Parnu in a tough game in Parnu 67-76. It ended at the same time the two-game winning streak of TTU. The hosts took control from the first minutes by winning the initial quarter 19-12. But TTU won second period 21-17. However it was not enough to take a lead and get a victory that evening. Parnu dominated down low during the game scoring 50 of its points in the paint compared to TTU's 24. They outrebounded TTU 44-33 including 16 on the offensive glass. The best player for the winners was Croatian center Domagoj Bubalo (212-91) who had a double-double by scoring 26 points and 12 rebounds. Lithuanian swingman Edvinas Seskus (196-95, agency: Players Group) chipped in 18 points and 7 rebounds. The former international forward Joonas Jarvelainen (202-90, agency: Octagon Europe) produced 29 points and 9 rebounds and Kiur Akenparg (190-88) added 11 points and 6 assists respectively for the guests. Parnu moved-up to third place. TTU at the other side dropped to the fifth position with seven games lost. Both teams do not play next round, which will be an opportunity for some rest.
Top scorers:
Parnu: D.Bubalo 26+12reb+2ast, E.Seskus 18+7reb+2ast, R.Hallik 12+6reb+2ast, S.Sutt 9+5reb+5ast, M.Kirves 8+10reb+4ast, R.Raap 3+2ast
TTU: J.Jarvelainen 29+9reb+2ast, K.Akenparg 11+2reb+6ast, T.Raadik 8+7reb+1ast, S.Olmre 8+5reb+1ast, N.Vujovic 6+2reb+1ast, S.Viilup 5+3reb+2ast
gschID: 534970


Valga - Parnu 89-99

The game in Valga was also quite interesting. Fourth ranked Parnu (11-9) played at the court of 8th ranked Valga (5-13). Parnu defeated Valga 99-89 on Saturday. The guests trailed by 2 points after three quarters before their 35-23 charge, which allowed them to win the game. Parnu shot 62.1 percent from the field. Parnu outrebounded Valga 38-21 including a 30-17 advantage in defensive rebounds. They looked well-organized offensively handing out 21 assists. Croatian center Domagoj Bubalo (212-91) stepped up with a double-double by scoring 25 points and 12 rebounds for the winners and forward Mihkel Kirves (190-96) chipped in 28 points and 6 rebounds. Four Parnu players scored in double figures. Guard Reinis Strupovics (190-87) responded with 30 points, 5 assists and 4 steals and Latvian Ivars Rihards Zvigurs (198-95) scored 20 points and 4 steals (on 9-of-11 shooting from the field). Parnu moved-up to third place. Valga lost fifth consecutive game. They dropped to the seventh position with 13 games lost. They share it with Tarvas. Parnu will have a break next round, and it should allow them to practice more before next game. Valga will play against Noorteliiga (#9) and it may be a tough game between close rivals.
Top scorers:
Parnu: M.Kirves 28+6reb+2ast, D.Bubalo 25+12reb+2ast, E.Seskus 15+7reb+3ast, R.Hallik 14+2reb+1ast, S.Sutt 11+2reb+3ast, K.Kask 5+2reb
Valga: R.Strupovics 30+3reb+5ast, I.Rihards Zvigurs 20+4reb+1ast, K.Kanbergs 10+1reb+1ast, S.Silavs 8+4ast, R.Lindments 8+2reb+1ast, R.Raadik 6+6reb+1ast
gschID: 534969


Tarvas - Kalev/Cramo 77-103

The game in Rakvere supposed to be also worth to mention about. Second ranked Kalev/Cramo (13-2) played at the court of 7th ranked BC Rakvere (5-13). Kalev/Cramo smashed BC Rakvere 103-77. The game without a history. Kalev/Cramo led from the first minutes and controlled entire game increasing their lead in each quarter. Kalev/Cramo shot 25 for 38 from the free-throw line, while BC Rakvere only scored three points from the stripe. They outrebounded BC Rakvere 46-26 including a 36-22 advantage in defensive rebounds. 29 personal fouls committed by BC Rakvere helped opponents get some easy free throw opportunities. The former international point guard Sten-Timmu Sokk (184-89) nailed 16 points and 6 assists for the winning side and the former international guard Rain Veideman (192-91) accounted for 15 points, 5 rebounds and 4 assists. Point guard Siim-Markus Post (183-97) came up with 17 points and swingman Oliver Metsalu (196-93) added 17 points respectively for BC Rakvere in the defeat. Five Kalev/Cramo and four BC Rakvere players scored in double figures. The winner was already known earlier in the game, so both coaches allowed to play the bench players saving starting five for next games. Kalev/Cramo have an impressive series of thirteen victories in a row. Defending champion maintains second place with 13-2 record having 2 victories less than leader TU/Rock. BC Rakvere lost fourth consecutive game. They keep the seventh position with 13 games lost. Both teams do not play next round, which will be an opportunity for some rest.
Top scorers:
Kalev/Cramo: S.Sokk 16+3reb+6ast, R.Veideman 15+5reb+4ast, E.Keedus 14+7reb+2ast, M.Dorbek 14+3reb+2ast, C.Simmons 13+7reb+1ast, M.Tass 8+2reb
Tarvas: O.Metsalu 17+4reb+1ast, S.Post 17+4reb+3ast, K.Lips 11+6reb+3ast, S.Saaremael 11+4reb+2ast, M.Paiste 8+4reb+2ast, T.Peil 6+2reb
gschID: 534968


TTU - Rapla 85-78

There was no surprise in Tallinn where 5th ranked Rapla (10-6) was defeated by third ranked TTU (10-7) 85-78. Rapla was ahead by 3 points at the halftime before a 49-39 second half run of TTU. They made 24-of-29 charity shots (82.8 percent) during the game. 29 personal fouls committed by Rapla helped opponents get some easy free throw opportunities. Sten Olmre (192-95) nailed 37 points (!!!) and 5 rebounds (was perfect 13-for-13 from the free throw line !!!) for the winning side and the former international Toomas Raadik (202-90, agency: Promotex) accounted for 10 points and 9 rebounds. Dutch center Thomas van-der-Mars (208-90, college: Portland) came up with a double-double by scoring 16 points and 11 rebounds and international Martin Paasoja (191-93) added 20 points and 5 rebounds respectively for Rapla in the defeat. Despite that victory TTU went down to fifth position due to points difference. Rapla lost their fourth game in a row. They dropped to the fourth place with six games lost. TTU's supporters look forward to an exciting derby game next round, where their team will face at home their local rival from Tallinn .
Top scorers:
TTU: S.Olmre 37+5reb+3ast, K.Akenparg 11+1reb, T.Raadik 10+9reb+1ast, N.Vujovic 7+5reb, R.Koort 6+1reb, S.Saare 5
Rapla: M.Paasoja 20+5reb+2ast, T.van der Mars 16+11reb+1ast, D.Bratoz 10+1ast, I.Kajupank 9+4reb+1ast, S.Kaldre 8+1reb, R.Suarez 8+2reb+2ast
gschID: 534967


  




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Kajupank
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Cressler
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