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 5. Kauhajoki 0-0 
 6. Korihait 0-0 
 7. Kouvot 0-0 
 8. KTP Basket 0-0 
 9. Lapua 0-0 
 10. Pyrinto 0-0 
 11. Salon Vilpas 0-0 
Last:7/9/2017
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 3. Jarvenpaa 0-0 
 4. Jyvaskyla BA 0-0 
 5. Korikouvot 0-0 
 6. Lahti 0-0 
 7. Oulun NMKY 0-0 
 8. Porvoon Tarmo 0-0 
 9. Pyrinto II 0-0 
 10. ToPo 0-0 
 11. TuNMKY 0-0 
 12. Ura Basket 0-0 
Division B
 1. Bisons Loimaa 0-0 
 2. Espoo Basket 0-0 
 3. HNMKY U23 0-0 
 4. Huima 0-0 
 5. HyPo 0-0 
 6. JyWe 0-0 
 7. Karkkila 0-0 
 8. Munkkiniemen 0-0 
 9. PeU-Basket 0-0 
 10. PuHu Juniorit 0-0 
 11. PUS-Basket 0-0 
 12. Raholan Pyrkiva 0-0 
Last:7/9/2017
Basketball Champions League Standings
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Group A
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 2 Enisey 0-0 
 3 EWE Baskets 0-0 
 4 Hapoel Holon 0-0 
 5 Monaco 0-0 
 6 UCAM Murcia 0-0 
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 1 Chalon 0-0 
 2 Gaziantep 0-0 
 3 Iberostar Tener. 0-0 
 4 Neptunas 0-0 
 5 PAOK 0-0 
 6 Ventspils 0-0 
Group C
 1 AEK 0-0 
 2 Banvit BK 0-0 
 3 Bayreuth 0-0 
 4 Strasbourg 0-0 
 5 Umana VE 0-0 
 6 Un.Olimpija 0-0 
Group D
 1 Aris 0-0 
 2 Besiktas 0-0 
 3 CEZ Nymburk 0-0 
 4 Oostende 0-0 
 5 Scandone AV 0-0 
 6 Stelmet 0-0 
Last:9/22/2017
Stats Leaders
Points Per Game
 Antwan SCOTT
  KTP Basket
  (188-G-92)
  Avg: 22
 1. Scott, KTP Basket22.0 
 2. Jones, Lapua21.5 
 3. Gay, KTP Basket19.2 
 4. Pledger, Kouvot19.1 
 5. Brown, Kataja B.17.3 
 6. Hollins, Kauhajoki17.2 
 7. Morris, Lapua16.8 
 8. Bullock, Pyrinto15.8 
 9. Bryant, Kataja B.15.7 
 10. Holsey, Kauhajoki15.5 
Rebounds Per Game
 Marcus VAN
  Korihait
  (201-F/C-87)
  Avg: 10.5
 1. Van, Korihait10.5 
 2. Buckles, Kouvot9.5 
 3. Judge, Pyrinto9.3 
 4. Pratt, KTP Basket8.7 
 5. Coleman, Salon Vilpas8.5 
 6. Williams, Lapua7.9 
 7. Bristol, Kataja B.7.7 
 8. Nelson, Pyrinto7.6 
 9. Bullock, Pyrinto7.6 
 10. Morris, Lapua7.3 
Assists Per Game
 Antto NIKKARINEN
  Helsinki.
  (185-PG-91)
  Avg: 7.3
 1. Nikkarinen, Helsinki.7.3 
 2. Pratt, KTP Basket6.7 
 3. Rannikko, Kataja B.6.5 
 4. Sarcevic, Kauhajoki5.5 
 5. Jalonen, Korihait4.4 
 6. Staten, Salon Vilpas4.3 
 7. Williams, Lapua4.2 
 8. Appleby, Kouvot4.1 
 9. Edwards, Lapua4.1 
 10. Hirvonen, Kouvot3.9 
Steals Per Game
 Monyea PRATT
  KTP Basket
  (196-SF-85)
  Avg: 2.2
 1. Pratt, KTP Basket2.2 
 2. Mullings, Kataja B.2.2 
 3. Horne, Kouvot1.9 
 4. Hollins, Kauhajoki1.8 
 5. Minard, Pyrinto1.7 
 6. Sanders, BC Nokia1.6 
 7. Scott, KTP Basket1.6 
 8. Coleman, Salon Vilpas1.5 
 9. Sarcevic, Kauhajoki1.5 
 10. Nelson, Pyrinto1.4 
Blocks Per Game
 Sherman GAY
  KTP Basket
  (201-F/C-82)
  Avg: 1.9
 1. Gay, KTP Basket1.9 
 2. Bristol, Kataja B.1.7 
 3. Judge, Pyrinto1.1 
 4. Van, Korihait1.1 
 5. Coleman, Salon Vilpas1.0 
 6. Bailey, KTP Basket0.9 
 7. Barrett, BC Nokia0.9 
 8. Huolila, Kataja B.0.9 
 9. Nelson, Pyrinto0.8 
 10. Walker, KTP Basket0.8 

First Round Schedule
Helsinki Sea 57% Oct.1 Salon Vilpas
BC Nokia 57% Sep.30 Espoo United
Korihait 57% Sep.29 Pyrinto
KTP Basket 57% Sep.29 Kauhajoki
Lapua 57% Sep.29 Kouvot
Salon Vilpas 57% Sep.27 KTP Basket
Kouvot 57% Sep.27 Helsinki Sea
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Next Round Schedule

Round 3 (Qualifying Round)

Avtodor 50% Sep.24 Mornar Bar
Kalev/Cramo 50% Sep.24 Alba
Benfica 50% Sep.24 Lukoil Acad
Antwerp 50% Sep.24 N.Novgorod
Ludwigsburg 50% Sep.24 UBT Cluj Na
Groningen 50% Sep.24 Bakken
Tsmoki-Minsk 50% Sep.24 Budivelnyk
Joventut 50% Sep.24 Kataja Bsk
Korisliiga Round 26: Tampereen Pyrinto defeat leader Helsinki Seagulls - Jan 29, 2017


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The most surprising game was a loss of top-ranked Helsinki Seagulls (18-5) on the court of eighth ranked Tampereen Pyrinto on Friday night. Visitors were defeated by Tampereen Pyrinto 88-71. It ended at the same time the three-game winning streak of Helsinki Seagulls. The game was mostly controlled by Tampereen Pyrinto. Helsinki Seagulls managed to win fourth quarter 23-14. But it was not enough to take a lead and get a victory that evening. Tampereen Pyrinto had a 28-16 advantage in offensive rebounds. They looked well-organized offensively handing out 24 assists. Topias Palmi (194-94) orchestrated the victory by scoring 30 points and 6 rebounds (was perfect 7-for-7 from the free throw line). American swingman Ricky Minard (196-82, college: Morehead St., agency: SDJ Sports) contributed with 17 points and 5 assists for the winners. The former international Carl Lindbom (206-91) replied with 16 points and 8 rebounds for Helsinki Seagulls. Tampereen Pyrinto (9-15) moved-up to seventh place, which they share with BC Nokia. Helsinki Seagulls at the other side still keeps top position with five games lost. Tampereen Pyrinto is looking forward to face KTP-Basket (#9) in Kotka in the next round. Helsinki Seagulls will have a break next round.
Very important is a road loss of third ranked Joensuun Kataja (14-7) against fourth ranked Kauhajoen Karhu (14-10) on Saturday night. Visiting Joensuun Kataja was defeated by Kauhajoen Karhu in Kauhajoki 99-87. It ended at the same time the four-game winning streak of Joensuun Kataja. Bosnian guard Bojan Sarcevic (190-88) had a double-double by scoring 17 points, 6 rebounds and 12 assists to lead the charge for the winners and Kammeon Holsey chipped in 15 points and 13 rebounds during the contest. American Rion Brown (198-91, college: Miami, FL) responded with 21 points and 4 assists. Kauhajoen Karhu maintains fourth position with 14-10 record. Joensuun Kataja at the other side keeps the third place with seven games lost. Kauhajoen Karhu will play against bottom-ranked UU-Korihait (#10) in Uusikaupunki in the next round where they are favorite. Joensuun Kataja will play at home against the league's second-placed Salon Vilpas (#2) and it may be a tough game between close rivals.
An interesting game for Joensuun Kataja (14-7) which played road game in Lapua against 4th ranked Lapuan Korikobrat (13-11). Third ranked Joensuun Kataja managed to get a 12-point victory 106-94. It ended at the same time the two-game winning streak of Lapuan Korikobrat. Daniel Mullings notched a double-double by scoring 23 points, 12 rebounds and 5 assists to lead the effort. Joensuun Kataja's coach Greg Gibson used a ten-player rotation which allowed the starters a little rest for the next games. Even 24 points and 5 rebounds by Jamal Jones did not help to save the game for Lapuan Korikobrat. Joensuun Kataja have a solid four-game winning streak. Joensuun Kataja maintains third position with 14-7 record having six points less than leader Helsinki Seagulls. Loser Lapuan Korikobrat dropped to the fifth place with 11 games lost. Joensuun Kataja will meet at home league's second-placed Salon Vilpas in the next round and it will be for sure the game of the week. Lapuan Korikobrat will have a break next round.
The game between 10th ranked UU-Korihait (4-19) and eighth ranked BC Nokia (9-15) in Uusikaupunki ended with biggest points difference. Guests from Nokia outscored UU-Korihait 78-54. The best player for the winners was Papa Dia who had a double-double by scoring 14 points and 10 rebounds. The winner was already known earlier in the game, so both coaches allowed to play the bench players saving starting five for next games. BC Nokia moved-up to seventh place, which they share with Pyrinto. UU-Korihait lost eleventh consecutive game. Newly promoted team stay at the bottom position with 19 games lost. BC Nokia's next round opponent will be higher ranked Kouvot (#6) in Kouvola and it may be quite challenging game. UU-Korihait will play on the road against Kauhajoen Karhu (#4) in Kauhajoki and hope to win that game.

In the last game of round 26 KTP Basket was beaten by Kouvot on the road 82-71.

Korihait - BC Nokia 54-78

The game between 10th ranked UU-Korihait (4-19) and eighth ranked BC Nokia (9-15) in Uusikaupunki ended with biggest points difference. Guests from Nokia outscored UU-Korihait 78-54. The game was mostly controlled by BC Nokia. UU-Korihait was better in third quarter 17-16. But it was not enough to take a lead and get a victory that evening. BC Nokia dominated down low during the game scoring 50 of its points in the paint compared to UU-Korihait's 22. They outrebounded UU-Korihait 44-31 including a 32-17 advantage in defensive rebounds. The best player for the winners was Senegalese forward Papa Dia (208-87, college: SMU) who had a double-double by scoring 14 points and 10 rebounds. American guard Isaiah Wilkerson (191-90, college: NJIT) chipped in 18 points and 7 rebounds. American power forward Marcus Van (201-87, college: Cent.Michigan) produced 10 points and 9 rebounds and point guard Mikko Jalonen (186-82) added 5 points, 7 rebounds and 4 assists respectively for the hosts. The winner was already known earlier in the game, so both coaches allowed to play the bench players saving starting five for next games. BC Nokia moved-up to seventh place, which they share with Pyrinto. UU-Korihait lost eleventh consecutive game. Newly promoted team stay at the bottom position with 19 games lost. BC Nokia's next round opponent will be higher ranked Kouvot (#6) in Kouvola and it may be quite challenging game. UU-Korihait will play on the road against Kauhajoen Karhu (#4) in Kauhajoki and hope to win that game.
Top scorers:
BC Nokia: I.Wilkerson 18+7reb+1ast, P.Dia 14+10reb+3ast, J.Duren 10+4reb, A.Akpaso 9+3reb, S.Barrett 8+3reb, E.Skamo 6+4reb+2ast
Korihait: D.Lee 12, M.Van 10+9reb+2ast, P.Peltokangas 6+2reb, A.Alanen 6+2reb, G.Johnson 5+5reb, M.Jalonen 5+7reb+4ast
gschID: 488036


Kauhajoki - Kataja Basket 99-87

Very important is a road loss of third ranked Joensuun Kataja (14-7) against fourth ranked Kauhajoen Karhu (14-10) on Saturday night. Visiting Joensuun Kataja was defeated by Kauhajoen Karhu in Kauhajoki 99-87. It ended at the same time the four-game winning streak of Joensuun Kataja. It looked good early as Joensuun Kataja took a 10-point lead at the end of first quarter. But then Kauhajoen Karhu took control and eventually winning the game that evening by 12 points. They dominated down low during the game scoring 52 of its points in the paint compared to Joensuun Kataja's 32 and made 17-of-19 charity shots (89.5 percent) during the game. They outrebounded Joensuun Kataja 41-19 including a 26-14 advantage in defensive rebounds. Bosnian guard Bojan Sarcevic (190-88) had a double-double by scoring 17 points, 6 rebounds and 12 assists to lead the charge for the winners and American forward Kammeon Holsey (203-90, college: Georgia Tech) chipped in 15 points and 13 rebounds during the contest. American Rion Brown (198-91, college: Miami, FL) responded with 21 points and 4 assists and the former international point guard Teemu Rannikko (189-80) scored 19 points, 7 assists and 4 steals. Four Kauhajoen Karhu and five Joensuun Kataja players scored in double figures. Kauhajoen Karhu maintains fourth position with 14-10 record. Joensuun Kataja at the other side keeps the third place with seven games lost. Kauhajoen Karhu will play against bottom-ranked UU-Korihait (#10) in Uusikaupunki in the next round where they are favorite. Joensuun Kataja will play at home against the league's second-placed Salon Vilpas (#2) and it may be a tough game between close rivals.
Top scorers:
Kauhajoki: A.Hollins 25+2reb+1ast, J.Lehtoranta 20+4reb+3ast, B.Sarcevic 17+6reb+12ast, K.Holsey 15+13reb+1ast, D.Giles 8+7reb+2ast, T.Unruh 6+5reb+1ast
Kataja Basket: R.Brown 21+4reb+4ast, T.Rannikko 19+2reb+7ast, J.Bradley 15+3reb+1ast, J.King 13+3reb, I.Seppala 11+3reb+2ast, V.Makalainen 7+1reb+1ast
gschID: 488037


Pyrinto - Helsinki Seagulls 88-71

The most surprising game was a loss of top-ranked Helsinki Seagulls (18-5) on the court of eighth ranked Tampereen Pyrinto on Friday night. Visitors were defeated by Tampereen Pyrinto 88-71. It ended at the same time the three-game winning streak of Helsinki Seagulls. The game was mostly controlled by Tampereen Pyrinto. Helsinki Seagulls managed to win fourth quarter 23-14. But it was not enough to take a lead and get a victory that evening. Tampereen Pyrinto had a 28-16 advantage in offensive rebounds. They looked well-organized offensively handing out 24 assists. Topias Palmi (194-94) orchestrated the victory by scoring 30 points and 6 rebounds (was perfect 7-for-7 from the free throw line). American swingman Ricky Minard (196-82, college: Morehead St., agency: SDJ Sports) contributed with 17 points and 5 assists for the winners. Four Tampereen Pyrinto players scored in double figures. The former international Carl Lindbom (206-91) replied with 16 points and 8 rebounds and guard Antti Niskanen (188-86) added 13 points in the effort for Helsinki Seagulls. Tampereen Pyrinto (9-15) moved-up to seventh place, which they share with BC Nokia. Helsinki Seagulls at the other side still keeps top position with five games lost. Tampereen Pyrinto is looking forward to face KTP-Basket (#9) in Kotka in the next round. Helsinki Seagulls will have a break next round.
Top scorers:
Pyrinto: T.Palmi 30+6reb+2ast, R.Minard 17+4reb+5ast, J.Bullock 12+5reb+1ast, A.Lehto 12+1reb+7ast, P.Heinonen 9+9reb+3ast, J.Caven 4+6reb
Helsinki Seagulls: C.Lindbom 16+8reb+2ast, A.Niskanen 13+2reb+2ast, R.Abell 8+3reb+2ast, T.Heinonen 8+3reb+1ast, R.Cowels III 6+1reb, R.Waxlax 5+1ast
gschID: 488035


Kouvot - KTP Basket 82-71

The game between closely ranked teams ended with sixth ranked Kouvot's (10-12) home victory over 7th ranked KTP-Basket (8-16) in Kouvola 82-71. The game was mostly controlled by Kouvot. KTP-Basket was better in fourth quarter 24-16. But it was not enough to take a lead and get a victory that evening. American players dominated the game. The best player for the winners was guard Raheem Appleby (190-93, college: Louisiana Tech) who scored 14 points and 9 assists. Forward Rakeem Buckles (203-90, college: FIU) chipped in a double-double by scoring 10 points and 11 rebounds. Five Kouvot players scored in double figures. Kouvot's coach Antti Hurri allowed to play the deep bench players saving starting five for next games. Monyea Pratt (196-85, college: Stillman, agency: Court Side) produced 16 points, 8 rebounds and 8 assists and guard Antwan Scott (188-92, college: Colorado St.) added 24 points respectively for the guests. Defending champion maintains sixth position with 10-12 record. KTP-Basket at the other side dropped to the ninth place with 16 games lost. Kouvot's next round opponent will be BC Nokia (#7) on the road. KTP-Basket will play against Tampereen Pyrinto and it may be a tough game between close rivals.
Top scorers:
Kouvot: R.Appleby 14+3reb+9ast, T.Hirvonen 13+1reb+3ast, M.Cuffee 11+6reb+2ast, S.Pledger 11+8reb+1ast, A.Saarijarvi 11+1reb, R.Buckles 10+11reb+1ast
KTP Basket: A.Scott 24+2reb+1ast, W.Walker 16+10reb, M.Pratt 16+8reb+8ast, S.Gay 7+10reb, S.Kaukiainen 3+1ast, V.Kopio 3+1reb+1ast
gschID: 488034


Lapua - Kataja Basket 94-106

An interesting game for Joensuun Kataja (14-7) which played road game in Lapua against 4th ranked Lapuan Korikobrat (13-11). Third ranked Joensuun Kataja managed to get a 12-point victory 106-94. It ended at the same time the two-game winning streak of Lapuan Korikobrat. The game was mostly controlled by Joensuun Kataja. Lapuan Korikobrat managed to win fourth quarter 30-23. But it was not enough to take a lead and get a victory that evening. Joensuun Kataja made 17-of-19 free shots (89.5 percent) during the game. Canadian guard Daniel Mullings (188-91, college: N.Mexico St.) notched a double-double by scoring 23 points, 12 rebounds and 5 assists to lead the effort and American Rion Brown (198-91, college: Miami, FL) supported him with 18 points and 6 rebounds. Joensuun Kataja's coach Greg Gibson used a ten-player rotation which allowed the starters a little rest for the next games. Even 24 points and 5 rebounds by American guard Jamal Jones (203-93, college: Texas A&M, agency: Stealth Sport) did not help to save the game for Lapuan Korikobrat. His fellow American import forward Dom Morris (201-90, college: Boston U.) added 19 points and 12 rebounds for the hosts. Four Joensuun Kataja and five Lapuan Korikobrat players scored in double figures. Joensuun Kataja have a solid four-game winning streak. Joensuun Kataja maintains third position with 14-7 record having six points less than leader Helsinki Seagulls. Loser Lapuan Korikobrat dropped to the fifth place with 11 games lost. Joensuun Kataja will meet at home league's second-placed Salon Vilpas in the next round and it will be for sure the game of the week. Lapuan Korikobrat will have a break next round.
Top scorers:
Kataja Basket: D.Mullings 23+12reb+5ast, J.King 18+3reb, R.Brown 18+6reb+3ast, T.Rannikko 18+1reb+5ast, I.Seppala 13+3reb+1ast, K.Bristol 8+12reb+1ast
Lapua: J.Jones 24+5reb+3ast, D.Morris 19+12reb+1ast, L.Kinnard 19+4reb+1ast, A.Conerly 17+2reb+3ast, D.Williams 10+9reb+3ast, M.Van Andringa 5+1reb
gschID: 488033


  




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