Sign in
View: Mobile | Desktop
 
FOLLOW US:  Facebook  Twitter  LinkedIn  RSS
Men Women
Finland Internationally
Authors:
Join Us!!! We are looking for someone to help us cover Finnish basketball. Please send us an e-mail.
PLAY PRO IN EUROPE
We can help you
Korisliiga Standings
 1. Salon Vilpas 26-8 
 2. Helsinki Seagulls 24-10 
 3. Kataja Basket 23-9 
 4. Kauhajoki 20-14 
 5. Lapua 15-19 
 6. Kouvot 15-19 
 7. BC Nokia 15-19 
 8. KTP Basket 13-21 
 9. Pyrinto 13-21 
 10. Korihait 5-29 
Full Standings
Last:3/23/2017
1st Standings
Division A
 1. Lahti 20-7 
 2. Espoo United 18-8 
 3. ToPo 16-11 
 4. Oulun NMKY 15-12 
 5. Jyvaskyla BA 14-13 
 6. HBA-Marsky 11-16 
 7. Porvoon Tarmo 11-16 
 8. FoKoPo 10-17 
 9. Pyrinto II 10-17 
 10. Jarvenpaa 9-17 
Division B
 1. PuHu Juniorit 22-4 
 2. TuNMKY 21-5 
 3. Ura Basket 19-7 
 4. Korikouvot 16-10 
 5. HyPo 15-9 
 6. Espoo Basket 14-10 
 7. Raholan Pyrkiva 12-12 
 8. HNMKY U23 10-14 
 9. Karkkila 7-17 
 10. PeU-Basket 7-17 
 11. Munkkiniemen 6-18 
 12. JyWe 6-18 
 13. Namika Lr 5-19 
Full Standings
Last:3/20/2017
Basketball Champions League Standings
Group A
 1. Monaco 12-2 
 2. Banvit BK 11-3 
 3. CEZ Nymburk 10-4 
 4. Aris 8-6 
 5. Fraport SKY 7-7 
 6. Ironi Nahariya 5-9 
 7. Helios 2-12 
 8. Bakken 1-13 
Group B
 1. Le Mans 9-5 
 2. Umana VE 9-5 
 3. Pinar Karsiyaka 9-5 
 4. Avtodor 7-7 
 5. Maccabi Rishon 7-7 
 6. Oradea 6-8 
 7. Kataja Basket 6-8 
 8. Khimik 3-11 
Group C
 1. ASVEL 10-4 
 2. Neptunas 10-4 
 3. EWE Baskets 10-4 
 4. PAOK 7-7 
 5. Ventspils 7-7 
 6. Usak 5-9 
 7. Openjobmetis V. 4-10 
 8. Rosa Radom 3-11 
Group D
 1. Iberostar Tener. 11-3 
 2. Scandone AV 10-4 
 3. Strasbourg 9-5 
 4. Juventus 8-6 
 5. Oostende 6-8 
 6. Cibona 5-9 
 7. Mega Leks 4-10 
 8. Mornar Bar 3-11 
Group E
 1. Besiktas 12-2 
 2. AEK Athens 9-5 
 3. Partizan 8-6 
 4. Ludwigsburg 8-6 
 5. Banco di Srd 7-7 
 6. Spirou 6-8 
 7. Stelmet ZG 4-10 
 8. Szolnok 2-12 
Last:1/25/2017
Stats Leaders
Points Per Game
 Jamal JONES
  Lapua
  (203-G-93)
  Avg: 22.3
 1. Jones, Lapua22.3 
 2. Scott, KTP Basket21.8 
 3. Gay, KTP Basket19.9 
 4. Pledger, Kouvot19.8 
 5. Brown, Kataja B.18.7 
 6. Hollins, Kauhajoki17.8 
 7. Morris, Lapua17.3 
 8. Holsey, Kauhajoki16.5 
 9. Bullock, Pyrinto16.1 
 10. Cowels-III, Helsink.15.3 
Rebounds Per Game
 Marcus VAN
  Korihait
  (201-F/C-87)
  Avg: 10.8
 1. Van, Korihait10.8 
 2. Buckles, Kouvot9.5 
 3. Judge, Pyrinto9.3 
 4. Pratt, KTP Basket8.7 
 5. Kaunisto, Kouvot8.7 
 6. Coleman, Salon Vilpas8.6 
 7. Williams, Lapua8.1 
 8. Bullock, Pyrinto7.8 
 9. Williams, Salon V.7.7 
 10. Johnson, Kataja B.7.7 
Assists Per Game
 Antto NIKKARINEN
  Helsinki.
  (185-PG-91)
  Avg: 7.3
 1. Nikkarinen, Helsinki.7.3 
 2. Rannikko, Kataja B.7.1 
 3. Pratt, KTP Basket6.9 
 4. Sarcevic, Kauhajoki5.9 
 5. Jalonen, Korihait4.5 
 6. Edwards, Lapua4.3 
 7. Appleby, Kouvot4.3 
 8. Williams, Lapua4.3 
 9. Hirvonen, Kouvot4.1 
 10. Minard, Pyrinto4.1 
Steals Per Game
 Daniel MULLINGS
  Kataja B.
  (188-G-91)
  Avg: 2.4
 1. Mullings, Kataja B.2.4 
 2. Pratt, KTP Basket2.2 
 3. Horne, Kouvot1.9 
 4. Hollins, Kauhajoki1.9 
 5. Minard, Pyrinto1.8 
 6. Sarcevic, Kauhajoki1.7 
 7. Sanders, BC Nokia1.6 
 8. Coleman, Salon Vilpas1.5 
 9. Scott, KTP Basket1.5 
 10. Nelson, Pyrinto1.4 
Blocks Per Game
 Kervin BRISTOL
  Kataja B.
  (206-C-88)
  Avg: 1.9
 1. Bristol, Kataja B.1.9 
 2. Gay, KTP Basket1.9 
 3. Alexander, BC Nokia1.7 
 4. Johnson, Kataja B.1.3 
 5. Van, Korihait1.2 
 6. Judge, Pyrinto1.1 
 7. Bailey, KTP Basket1.0 
 8. Edwards, Salon Vilpas0.9 
 9. Coleman, Salon Vilpas0.9 
 10. Barrett, BC Nokia0.9 
Player of the Week

 Carl Lindbom
  Helsinki Seagulls
  ( 206-SF-100-91 )
  

 Omar Calhoun
  Espoo United
  ( 198-G-91-93 )
  
Finnish men teams in Euro cups 2016-2017
 Bb Cham.League:

Finnish Basketball (Men)

Next Round Schedule

Round 38 (Regular Season)

Kataja Bsk 76% Mar.26 KTP Basket
Salon Vilpas 73% Mar.25 Helsinki Sea
Lapua 58% Mar.24 BC Nokia
Kouvot 79% Mar.24 Korihait
Kataja Bsk 71% Mar.24 Kauhajoki
Next Round Schedule

Game 3 (Finals)

PuHu Juniori 62% Mar.23 TuNMKY
Next Round Schedule

Game 2 (Quarter-Finals)

Iberostar Te 60% Mar.28 ASVEL
Umana VE 52% Mar.28 Pinar Karsiy
Ludwigsburg Mar.28 Banvit BK 63%
Banco di Srd Mar.28 Monaco 64%
1st Division Round 7: Change at the top of the standings - Nov 4, 2012


POSTED BY:
EUROBASKET NEWS
  follow us on Facebook Twitter

The fans could enjoy quite many interesting games in the last round. The round ended with change at the leadership position and favorites losing the games.

1st Division round 7 caused change at the leadership position. Second defeat of league's leader TuNMKY (5-2) against eighth ranked Espoo Basket (2-5) 95-87 was the most important game of the last round. Espoo Basket dominated down low during the game scoring 52 of its points in the paint compared to TuNMKY's 30. They outrebounded TuNMKY 58-35 including a 42-29 advantage in defensive rebounds. Worth to mention a great performance of forward Oscar Andersen (195-93) who helped to win the game recording 31 points, 5 rebounds, 4 assists and 4 steals. Power forward Joonas Suotamo (209-86, college: Penn St.) contributed with 9 points, 17 rebounds and 6 assists for the winners. Espoo Basket's coach Markku Siironen used an eleven-player rotation which allowed the starters a little rest for the next games. Forward Sakari Salminen (200-87) answered with a double-double by scoring 19 points, 14 rebounds and 5 assists for TuNMKY. Espoo Basket moved-up to seventh place in Division. TuNMKY at the other side, also newcomer in the league, dropped to the second position with two games lost. They were replaced at the leadership position by Porvoon Tarmo. TuNMKY will play next round against BC Jyvaskyla trying to make it back to the top of the standings. Espoo Basket will try to continue on its current victory against fourth ranked KaU Koris in Karkkila.
Very important is a road loss of third ranked Oulun NMKY (3-3) against eighth ranked Aanekosken Huima (3-3) on Sunday night. Visiting Oulun NMKY was defeated by Aanekosken Huima in a tough game in Aanekoski 71-76. American players dominated the game. It was a great evening for guard Andre Stephens (180-87, college: S.Mississippi) who led his team to a victory with a double-double by scoring 21 points and 11 rebounds. DeAndre Mays helped adding 16 points, 7 rebounds and 5 assists. Aanekosken Huima's coach Derrick Crayton allowed to play the deep bench players in such tough game. At the losing side swingman Dwight Coleman (203-84, college: Dallas Baptist) responded with 16 points and 9 rebounds. Aanekosken Huima moved-up to fourth place in Division. Aanekosken Huima will play against higher ranked Torpan Pojat (#3) in Helsinki in the next round and it will be quite challenging to get another victory. Oulun NMKY will have a break next round.
1st Division top team - Porvoon Tarmo (6-1) managed to deliver another win on Sunday. This time they beat sixth ranked Saynatsalon Riento (2-4) 78-68. American players dominated also this game. It was a quality performance for Jerrah Young who led the winners with a double-double by scoring 26 points and 13 rebounds. Nicholas Pederson came up with a double-double by scoring 16 points and 11 rebounds for Saynatsalon Riento in the defeat. Saynatsalon Riento's coach rotated ten players in this game, but that didn't help. Porvoon Tarmo maintains first place in Division with 6-1 record. Loser Saynatsalon Riento dropped to the eighth position with four games lost. Porvoon Tarmo will meet at home league's second-placed Tapiolan Honka in the next round and it will be for sure the game of the week. Saynatsalon Riento will play against Pyrinto II (#5) in Tampere and hope to secure a win.
Bottom-ranked Ura Basket is still unable to win any game. This time they could not use their home court advantage losing their sixth consecutive match to seventh ranked Pyrinto II (3-3) 99-94. Joni Harjula fired 28 points, 8 rebounds, 4 assists and 4 steals for the winners. Both coaches used bench players in such tough game. Pyrinto II moved-up to fifth place in Division. Ura Basket at the other side still closes the standings with six games lost. Pyrinto II's next round opponent will be Saynatsalon Riento (#8) in Jyvaskyla. Ura Basket will play at home against BC Nokia and hopes to get finally their first victory.
The game in Karkkila supposed to be also quite interesting. 4th placed HBA-Marsky (3-4) played at the court of fifth ranked KaU Koris (4-3). KaU Koris smashed HBA-Marsky 103-81 on Sunday. It was a very good performance for Sami Syrjala who helped to win the game recording a double-double by scoring 24 points and 15 rebounds. HBA-Marsky's coach Anton Mirolybov gave up on the game allowing to play ten players seeing no chance for a win. KaU Koris moved-up to fourth place in Division. Loser HBA-Marsky dropped to the fifth position with four games lost. KaU Koris will face Espoo Basket (#7) on the road in the next round. HBA-Marsky will play against JyWe in Jyvaskyla and it may be a tough game between close rivals.

Other games in round 7 were not that significant.
In Division BC Nokia was smashed by Tapiolan Honka on the road 108-80. Jarvenpaa lost to JyWe on its own court 71-78. Kerava ET outscored BC Jyvaskyla in a road game 98-78.
The most impressive performance of 7th round was 22 points and 18 rebounds by Harri Keskitalo of JyWe.


Group A
Tapiolan Honka - BC Nokia 108-80

The game between closely ranked teams ended with fourth ranked Tapiolan Honka's (4-2) home victory over 5th ranked BC Nokia (2-3) 108-80 on Sunday. The game was mostly controlled by Tapiolan Honka. BC Nokia was better in fourth quarter 28-24. But it was not enough to take a lead and get a victory that evening. Tapiolan Honka dominated down low during the game scoring 70 of its points in the paint compared to BC Nokia's 48. It was a great shooting night for Tapiolan Honka especially from behind the arc, where they had solid 53.3 percentage. It was a very good performance for American forward Eric Brennan (201-89, college: Kutztown) who helped to win the game recording a double-double by scoring 18 points and 12 rebounds. The former international Tuomas Iisalo (195-82, agency: Court Side) contributed with 22 points for the winners. Five Tapiolan Honka players scored in double figures. American power forward Brian Moultrie (198-87, college: Armstr.Atlantic) answered with 23 points and 8 rebounds and guard Timo Riihela (193-80) added 12 points in the effort for BC Nokia. The winner was already known earlier in the game, so both coaches allowed to play the bench players saving starting five for next games. Tapiolan Honka moved-up to second place in Division. Loser BC Nokia dropped to the seventh position with three games lost. Tapiolan Honka will face league's leader Porvoon Tarmo on the road in the next round and it will be for sure the game of the week. BC Nokia will play against Ura Basket (#9) in Kaarina and it may be a tough game between close rivals.
Top scorers:
BC Nokia: B.Moultrie 23+8reb, T.Riihela 12+4reb, S.Hopkins 11+3reb, K.Woods 9+7reb, H.Jokinen 8+1reb, A.Keski-Koukkari 6+1reb
Tapiolan Honka: T.Iisalo 22+3ast, E.Brennan 18+12reb, V.Vanjoki 15+2reb, R.Clark 14+7reb+1ast, A.Vanjoki 11+3reb+1ast, I.Sirola 10+2reb+1ast
gschID: 197485


Huima - Oulun NMKY 76-71

Very important is a road loss of third ranked Oulun NMKY (3-3) against eighth ranked Aanekosken Huima (3-3) on Sunday night. Visiting Oulun NMKY was defeated by Aanekosken Huima in a tough game in Aanekoski 71-76. Oulun NMKY was ahead by 2 points after three quarters before a 30-23 charge of Aanekosken Huima, which allowed them to win the game. American players dominated the game. It was a great evening for guard Andre Stephens (180-87, college: S.Mississippi) who led his team to a victory with a double-double by scoring 21 points and 11 rebounds. Guard DeAndre Mays (188-87, college: Youngstown St., agency: Stanislav Ryzhov) helped adding 16 points, 7 rebounds and 5 assists. Aanekosken Huima's coach Derrick Crayton allowed to play the deep bench players in such tough game. At the losing side swingman Dwight Coleman (203-84, college: Dallas Baptist) responded with 16 points and 9 rebounds and point guard Russell Frederick (185-88, college: Philadelphia) scored 13 points, 7 rebounds and 5 assists. Four Oulun NMKY players scored in double figures. Aanekosken Huima moved-up to fourth place in Division. Aanekosken Huima will play against higher ranked Torpan Pojat (#3) in Helsinki in the next round and it will be quite challenging to get another victory. Oulun NMKY will have a break next round.
Top scorers:
Oulun NMKY: J.Vanttaja 19+5reb, J.Nofflet 17+5reb+2ast, D.Coleman 16+9reb+3ast, R.Frederick 13+7reb+5ast, H.Vihavainen 4+4reb+2ast, J.Kauro 2+1reb+1ast
Huima: A.Stephens 21+11reb, P.Ranta 21+3reb+2ast, D.Mays 16+7reb+5ast, K.Tribbett 6+9reb+1ast, S.Mantymaa 6+3reb, J.Uecker 4+1reb
gschID: 197487


Porvoon Tarmo - SayRi 78-68

1st Division top team - Porvoon Tarmo (6-1) managed to deliver another win on Sunday. This time they beat sixth ranked Saynatsalon Riento (2-4) 78-68. The hosts trailed by 3 points after first quarter, but they rallied back to get the 10-point lead at the halftime and eventually won the game 78-68. Porvoon Tarmo forced 22 Saynatsalon Riento turnovers. American players dominated also this game. It was a quality performance for forward Jerrah Young (201-85, college: Toledo) who led the winners with a double-double by scoring 26 points and 13 rebounds. Guard Isaiah Tate (192-89, college: George Mason) accounted for 17 points and 7 rebounds for the winning side. Young is a former Eurobasket Summer League player, which is considered top international summer league in the market. Forward Nicholas Pederson (203-85) came up with a double-double by scoring 16 points and 11 rebounds and power forward Eryk Thomas (200-85, college: E.Tenn.St.) added 18 points and 9 rebounds respectively for Saynatsalon Riento in the defeat. Saynatsalon Riento's coach rotated ten players in this game, but that didn't help. Porvoon Tarmo maintains first place in Division with 6-1 record. Loser Saynatsalon Riento dropped to the eighth position with four games lost. Porvoon Tarmo will meet at home league's second-placed Tapiolan Honka in the next round and it will be for sure the game of the week. Saynatsalon Riento will play against Pyrinto II (#5) in Tampere and hope to secure a win.
Top scorers:
SayRi: E.Thomas 18+9reb+2ast, N.Pederson 16+11reb+2ast, C.Collins 11+3reb+1ast, J.Parkkinen 7+1reb, J.Maenpaa 6+3reb+1ast, K.Naukkarinen 4
Porvoon Tarmo: J.Young 26+13reb+1ast, I.Tate 17+7reb+1ast, J.Kyllonen 14+2reb+3ast, J.Nissinen 7+4reb+2ast, T.Hartikainen 5+2reb+2ast, T.Rintala 4+3reb
gschID: 197486


Ura Basket - Pyrinto II 94-99

Bottom-ranked Ura Basket is still unable to win any game. This time they could not use their home court advantage losing their sixth consecutive match to seventh ranked Pyrinto II (3-3) 99-94. 30 personal fouls committed by Ura Basket helped opponents get some easy free throw opportunities. Guard Joni Harjula (189-83) fired 28 points, 8 rebounds, 4 assists and 4 steals for the winners. Topias Palmi (190-94) chipped in 23 points and 8 rebounds. American swingman Bobby Nash (198-84) produced a double-double by scoring 23 points and 14 rebounds and the other American import guard Nolan Richardson (188-84, college: Midwestern St.) added 23 points and 9 rebounds respectively for lost side. Both teams had four players each who scored in double figures. Both coaches used bench players in such tough game. Pyrinto II moved-up to fifth place in Division. Ura Basket at the other side still closes the standings with six games lost. Pyrinto II's next round opponent will be Saynatsalon Riento (#8) in Jyvaskyla. Ura Basket will play at home against BC Nokia and hopes to get finally their first victory.
Top scorers:
Ura Basket: B.Nash 23+14reb+1ast, N.Richardson 23+9reb+3ast, M.Ahokas 18+7reb, O.Virolainen 10+1reb, S.Latvala 7+2reb+1ast, T.Ritanotko 5
Pyrinto II: J.Harjula 28+8reb+4ast, T.Palmi 23+8reb, K.Rasinaho 18+2reb, J.Vaananen 17+3reb+1ast, J.Kilpinen 4+3reb+1ast, T.Sukanen 4+10reb
gschID: 197488


Group B
Espoo Basket - TuNMKY 95-87

1st Division round 7 caused change at the leadership position. Second defeat of league's leader TuNMKY (5-2) against eighth ranked Espoo Basket (2-5) 95-87 was the most important game of the last round. Espoo Basket dominated down low during the game scoring 52 of its points in the paint compared to TuNMKY's 30. They outrebounded TuNMKY 58-35 including a 42-29 advantage in defensive rebounds. Worth to mention a great performance of forward Oscar Andersen (195-93) who helped to win the game recording 31 points, 5 rebounds, 4 assists and 4 steals. Power forward Joonas Suotamo (209-86, college: Penn St.) contributed with 9 points, 17 rebounds and 6 assists for the winners. Espoo Basket's coach Markku Siironen used an eleven-player rotation which allowed the starters a little rest for the next games. Forward Sakari Salminen (200-87) answered with a double-double by scoring 19 points, 14 rebounds and 5 assists and guard Dariush Hazrati (186-94) added 21 points and 5 rebounds in the effort for TuNMKY. Four TuNMKY players scored in double figures. Espoo Basket moved-up to seventh place in Division. TuNMKY at the other side, also newcomer in the league, dropped to the second position with two games lost. They were replaced at the leadership position by Porvoon Tarmo. TuNMKY will play next round against BC Jyvaskyla trying to make it back to the top of the standings. Espoo Basket will try to continue on its current victory against fourth ranked KaU Koris in Karkkila.
Top scorers:
TuNMKY: D.Hazrati 21+5reb+2ast, S.Salminen 19+14reb+5ast, O.Lindqvist 15+2reb+5ast, O.Immonen 14+2reb+1ast, T.Jaakkola 7+3reb, K.Huovinen 6+5reb+1ast
Espoo Basket: O.Andersen 31+5reb+4ast, J.Ohtonen 21+7reb, J.Domingues Del Villar 10+11reb+1ast, J.Suotamo 9+17reb+6ast, M.Tammi 8+9reb+1ast, H.Sivula 5+1reb
gschID: 197492


KaU Koris - HBA-Marsky 103-81

The game in Karkkila supposed to be also quite interesting. 4th placed HBA-Marsky (3-4) played at the court of fifth ranked KaU Koris (4-3). KaU Koris smashed HBA-Marsky 103-81 on Sunday. The game without a history. KaU Koris led from the first minutes and controlled entire game increasing their lead in each quarter. It was a very good performance for forward Sami Syrjala (197-81) who helped to win the game recording a double-double by scoring 24 points and 15 rebounds. Guard Kimmo Tolvanen (193-77) contributed with 28 points for the winners. Five KaU Koris players scored in double figures. Oskar Michelsen (203-95) answered with 17 points and 5 rebounds and Julius Rajala (205-94) added 16 points in the effort for HBA-Marsky. HBA-Marsky's coach Anton Mirolybov gave up on the game allowing to play ten players seeing no chance for a win. KaU Koris moved-up to fourth place in Division. Loser HBA-Marsky dropped to the fifth position with four games lost. KaU Koris will face Espoo Basket (#7) on the road in the next round. HBA-Marsky will play against JyWe in Jyvaskyla and it may be a tough game between close rivals.
Top scorers:
HBA-Marsky: O.Michelsen 17+5reb, J.Rajala 16+4reb+1ast, F.Aidoo 10+3reb+1ast, M.Vallila 9+2reb, M.Kauhanen 9+2reb, S.Nieminen 7+4reb
KaU Koris: K.Tolvanen 28+2reb, S.Syrjala 24+15reb+3ast, T.Sakala 17+11reb+1ast, J.Kinnunen 13+3reb+3ast, L.Jarvinen 10+5reb+9ast, A.Kivimaki 6+2ast
gschID: 197491


Jarvenpaa - JyWe 71-78

Rather expected game when 6th ranked Jarvenpaa (2-5) lost at home to third ranked JyWe (5-2) 78-71 on Sunday. The guests took control from the first minutes by winning the initial quarter 20-16. But Jarvenpaa won second period 22-20. However it was not enough to take a lead and get a victory that evening. JyWe dominated down low during the game scoring 54 of its points in the paint compared to Jarvenpaa's 34. They outrebounded Jarvenpaa 49-26 including a 35-16 advantage in defensive rebounds. Jarvenpaa was plagued by 24 personal fouls down the stretch. Quite impressive performance for center Harri Keskitalo (210-90) who helped to win the game recording a double-double by scoring 22 points and 18 rebounds. Forward Ville Pyykkonen (203-77) contributed with 19 points and 8 rebounds for the winners. Forward Visa Tarjanne (193-93) answered with 35 points (!!!) and guard Janne Hanninen (190-86) added 7 points and 10 rebounds in the effort for Jarvenpaa. Newly promoted JyWe maintains third place in Division with 5-2 record behind leader Porvoon Tarmo. Jarvenpaa at the other side, also newcomer in the league, dropped to the eighth position with five games lost. JyWe will face HBA-Marsky (#5) in Helsinki in the next round. Jarvenpaa will play on the road against the league's leader Kerava Energia Team.
Top scorers:
Jarvenpaa: V.Tarjanne 35+3reb+1ast, J.Viita 10+2reb+7ast, J.Mantyla 9+6reb, J.Hanninen 7+10reb+3ast, L.Tukia 4+1reb+1ast, J.Rautiainen 4+1ast
JyWe: H.Keskitalo 22+18reb, V.Pyykkonen 19+8reb, J.Hautsalo 9+4reb, M.Vilhunen 9+5reb, J.Laine 5+3reb+1ast, L.Luokomaa 4+3reb
gschID: 197490


BC Jyvaskyla - Kerava ET 78-98

Very predictable result when second ranked Kerava Energia Team (5-2) rolled over on the road 7th ranked BC Jyvaskyla (2-5) 98-78 on Sunday. The guests trailed by 1 point after first quarter, but they stormed back to get the 17-point lead at the halftime and eventually won the game 98-78. Kerava Energia Team made 25-of-29 free shots (86.2 percent) during the game. BC Jyvaskyla was plagued by 25 personal fouls down the stretch. Quite impressive performance for Cameroonian power forward Rudolf Mua (201-80) who helped to win the game recording 26 points and 8 rebounds. point guard Robert Juvonen (185-91) contributed with 21 points, 5 rebounds and 5 assists for the winners. Five Kerava Energia Team players scored in double figures. American guard Nafis Ricks (188, college: Missouri St.) answered with 22 points, 6 rebounds and 7 assists and center Miikka Markkanen (200-93) added 19 points and 9 rebounds in the effort for BC Jyvaskyla. Both coaches tested many bench players and allowed the starting five to rest. Kerava Energia Team keeps a position of Division leader. Loser BC Jyvaskyla dropped to the sixth place with five games lost. Kerava Energia Team will face Jarvenpaa (#8) at home in the next round and are hoping to win another game. BC Jyvaskyla will play against the league's second-placed TuNMKY in Turun.
Top scorers:
BC Jyvaskyla: N.Ricks 22+6reb+7ast, M.Markkanen 19+9reb+1ast, M.Corpening 10+13reb+1ast, M.Manninen 9+3reb, H.Kalteenmaki 6+2reb, K.Kuokkanen 6+1reb+1ast
Kerava ET: R.Mua 26+8reb, R.Juvonen 21+5reb+5ast, L.Trice Little 13+7reb, A.Towa 12+13reb+2ast, E.Sahlberg 11, A.Heiskanen 10+2reb
gschID: 197489


  




Rion Brown
Korisliiga Round 37: Joensuun Kataja beat Helsinki Seagulls in the most crucial game of the week - 12 hours ago
There are only two more rounds left in the Regular Season in Korisliiga. The round was rather attractive and full of interesting results. The round ended with favorites losing the games and games ending by tiny margin. An exciting game between Top Four teams was played in Joensuu. Third ranked Joensuun Kataja faced their biggest opponent Helsinki Seagulls. Host Joensuun Kataja (23-9) smashed guests from Helsinki (24-10) 82-53. The game without a history. Joensuun Kataja led from the firs...   [read more]

Petteri
Koponen
Petteri Koponen selected the top Finn playing abroad in last week's games - 1 day ago
We bring you last week's top performances from Finns 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 international point guard Petteri Koponen (194-88). He led FC Barcelona to a victory over one of league's weakest teams Joventut in the Spanish Liga Endesa in Sunday night's game.    [read more]

Eero
Lehtinen
1st Division Round 2 of Finals. Second straight win for PuHu Juniorit - 1 day ago
TuNMKY - PuHu Juniorit 72-78 PuHu overcame TuNMKY for the second straight win in the series. 25 personal fouls committed by TuNMKY helped opponents get some easy free throw opportunities. The best player for the winners was guard Eero Lehtinen (194-85) who scored 28 points and 9 rebounds. Guard Pyry Rainamaa (194-90) chipped in a double-double by scoring 14 points and 14 rebounds. Forward Mikael Laihonen (198-94) produced a double-double by scoring 18 points and 18 rebounds and guard Eer...   [read more]


1 | 2 | 3
1st Division Round 1 of Finals. PuHu beat TuNMKY - 3 days ago  
1st Division Round 23: Leader Lahti loses to Forssan Koripojat - 3 days ago  
Finnish Korisliiga round 36 best performance: Carl Lindbom - 3 days ago  
Korisliiga Round 36: Salon Vilpas keep a leadership position - 4 days ago  
1st Division Round 4 of Semi-Finals. TuNMKY advance into Finals - 8 days ago  
Finnish 1st Division round 22 best performance: Omar Calhoun - 9 days ago  
1st Division Round 22: #1 Lahti are defeated by HBA-Marsky - 10 days ago  
Bryant's 27 points and 6 rebounds give him Player of the Week award - 10 days ago  
Korisliiga Round 35: Helsinki Seagulls beat Lapuan Korikobrat by two after a very close game - 11 days ago  
Enosis ink Maurice Pearson, ex Salon Vilpas - 13 days ago  
Ville Kaunisto extend deal with Kouvot - 13 days ago  
Sasu Salin selected the top Finn playing abroad in last week's games - 15 days ago  
Sandberg's double-double lands him 1st Division Player of the Week award - 15 days ago  
1st Division Round 21: ToPo defeat group leader Lahti - 16 days ago  
Rion Brown claims Finnish Korisliiga weekly honour - 16 days ago  
Korisliiga Round 34: Leader Helsinki Seagulls lose to Kouvot - 17 days ago  
Finnish Korisliiga round 33 best performance: Raymond Cowels III - 20 days ago  
Korisliiga Round 33: UU-Korihait try to escape the last position defeating Tampereen Pyrinto - 21 days ago  
William Walker (ex KTP Basket) agreed terms with Inter Bratislava - 23 days ago  
Zach Stahl claims Finnish 1st Division weekly honour - 23 days ago  
1 | 2 | 3

Articles
Interviews
Site Map:
Eurobasket.com Member Services: Other Basketball Sites:
Copyright (c) 1998-2017 Eurobasket Inc. Disclaimer

WARNING:
Do not copy, redistribute, publish or otherwise exploit information that you download from the site !
Do not encumber, license, modify, publish, sell, transfer or transmit, or in any way exploit, any of the content of the site, nor will you attempt to do so.