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ProA Standings
 1. Le Mans 5-0 
 2. Monaco 4-1 
 3. Hyeres-Toulon 4-1 
 4. ASVEL 4-1 
 5. Pau-Lacq-Orthez 3-2 
 6. Dijon 3-2 
 7. Bourg 3-2 
 8. Limoges 3-2 
 9. Nanterre 3-2 
 10. Chalons-Reims 3-2 
 11. Antibes 2-3 
 12. Le Portel 2-3 
 13. Strasbourg 2-3 
 14. Boulazac 1-4 
 15. Cholet 1-4 
 16. Paris-Levallois 1-4 
 17. Gravelines 1-4 
 18. Chalon 0-5 
Full Standings
Last:10/17/2017
ProB Standings
 1. Blois 1-0 
 2. Denain 1-0 
 3. Lille 1-0 
 4. Nancy 1-0 
 5. Nantes 1-0 
 6. Orleans 1-0 
 7. Quimper 1-0 
 8. Roanne 1-0 
 9. Saint-Chamond 1-0 
 10. Aix-Maurienne 0-1 
 11. Caen 0-1 
 12. Charleville 0-1 
 13. Evreux 0-1 
 14. Fos-Provence 0-1 
 15. Le Havre 0-1 
 16. Poitiers 0-1 
 17. Rouen 0-1 
 18. Vichy Clermont 0-1 
Full Standings
Last:10/14/2017
NM1 Standings
 1. Gries/Oberhoffen 4-0 
 2. Saint Vallier 4-0 
 3. Chartres 3-1 
 4. Challans 3-1 
 5. Saint-Quentin 3-1 
 6. Souffel 3-1 
 7. RAC Basket 3-1 
 8. La Charite 2-2 
 9. ALS Basket 2-2 
 10. Lorient 2-2 
 11. Brissac-Aubance 2-2 
 12. Orchies 1-3 
 13. Boulogne 1-3 
 14. Aubenas 1-3 
 15. GET Vosges 1-3 
 16. SAP Vaucluse 1-3 
 17. CFBB 0-4 
 18. Lourdes 0-4 
Full Standings
Last:10/16/2017
ProA U21 Standings
 1. Cholet 5-0 
 2. Gravelines 5-0 
 3. Strasbourg 4-1 
 4. Nanterre 4-1 
 5. Bourg 4-1 
 6. CCRB Pro 4-1 
 7. ES Chalonnais 3-2 
 8. Hyeres-Toulon 3-2 
 9. Lyon-Villeurbanne 3-2 
 10. Limoges 2-3 
 11. Le Portel 2-3 
 12. Levallois 2-3 
 13. Boulazac 1-4 
 14. Dijon 1-4 
 15. Monaco 1-4 
 16. Pau-Lacq-Orthez 1-4 
 17. Antibes 0-5 
 18. Le Mans 0-5 
Full Standings
Last:10/17/2017
NM2 Standings
Group A
 1. Beaujolais 0-0 
 2. Besancon 0-0 
 3. Cheruy 0-0 
 4. CTC Lyon 0-0 
 5. Feurs EF 0-0 
 6. Golfe Juan 0-0 
 7. Le Cannet 0-0 
 8. Le Puy 0-0 
 9. Lons-le-Saunier 0-0 
 10. Marseille 0-0 
 11. Montbrison 0-0 
 12. Ouest Lyonnais 0-0 
 13. Prisse Macon 0-0 
 14. Sapela 0-0 
Group B
 1. Bordeaux 0-0 
 2. Cognac 0-0 
 3. Dax-Gamarde 0-0 
 4. Gardonne 0-0 
 5. Garonne 0-0 
 6. La Rochelle 0-0 
 7. Marmande 0-0 
 8. Pays dOlonnes 0-0 
 9. Real Chalossais 0-0 
 10. Serreslous 0-0 
 11. Toulouse 0-0 
 12. USV Re Basket 0-0 
 13. Val dAlbret 0-0 
 14. Valence 0-0 
Group C
 1. Berck 0-0 
 2. Calais 0-0 
 3. Cherbourg 0-0 
 4. Etoile Angers 0-0 
 5. Fougeres 0-0 
 6. Gravenchon 0-0 
 7. Juvisy 0-0 
 8. Laval 0-0 
 9. Poissy 0-0 
 10. Pornic 0-0 
 11. Rennes 0-0 
 12. Union Tours 0-0 
 13. Vanves 0-0 
 14. Vitre 0-0 
Group D
 1. Cergy-Pontoise 0-0 
 2. CTC Paris 0-0 
 3. Eveil Recy 0-0 
 4. Gennevilliers 0-0 
 5. Holtzheim 0-0 
 6. Joeuf Homecourt 0-0 
 7. Kaysersberg 0-0 
 8. Maubeuge 0-0 
 9. Metz-Ste Marie 0-0 
 10. Mulhouse 0-0 
 11. Pfastatt 0-0 
 12. Tourcoing 0-0 
 13. Tremblay 0-0 
 14. W.O.S.B. 0-0 
Last:9/26/2017
Basketball Champions League Standings
Group A
 1 Enisey 1-0 
 2 Monaco 1-0 
 3 Pinar Karsiyaka 1-0 
 4 UCAM Murcia 1-0 
 5 Banco di Srd 0-1 
 6 EWE Baskets 0-1 
 7 Hapoel Holon 0-1 
 8 Juventus 0-1 
Group B
 1 Gaziantep 1-0 
 2 Ludwigsburg 1-0 
 3 Neptunas 1-0 
 4 Ventspils 1-0 
 5 Betaland Cdo 0-1 
 6 Chalon 0-1 
 7 Iberostar Tener. 0-1 
 8 PAOK 0-1 
Group C
 1 Bayreuth 1-0 
 2 Estudiantes 1-0 
 3 Strasbourg 1-0 
 4 Umana VE 1-0 
 5 AEK 0-1 
 6 Banvit BK 0-1 
 7 Olimpija 0-1 
 8 Rosa 0-1 
Group D
 1 Aris 1-0 
 2 Nanterre 1-0 
 3 Oostende 1-0 
 4 Scandone AV 1-0 
 5 Besiktas 0-1 
 6 CEZ Nymburk 0-1 
 7 Stelmet 0-1 
 8 Telekom Bsk 0-1 
Last:10/11/2017
3 Standings
 1 AEK 0-0 
 2 Balkan 0-0 
 3 Beroe 0-0 
 4 BK Pardubice 0-0 
 5 BM Slam Stal 0-0 
 6 Bnei Hertzeliya 0-0 
 7 Boras 0-0 
 8 CSU Sibiu 0-0 
 9 Demir IBB 0-0 
 10 Dnipro 0-0 
 11 Falco-Vulcano 0-0 
 12 FC Porto 0-0 
 13 Istanbul BBSK 0-0 
 14 Khimik 0-0 
 15 Kormend 0-0 
 16 KR 0-0 
 17 Le Portel 0-0 
 18 Mons-Hainaut 0-0 
 19 Nevezis 0-0 
 20 Oradea 0-0 
 21 Parma 0-0 
 22 Rabotnicki 0-0 
 23 Rilski 0-0 
 24 Sodertalje 0-0 
 25 Spirou 0-0 
 26 Steaua CSM 0-0 
 27 Szolnok 0-0 
 28 Tartu Ulikool 0-0 
 29 Trabzonspor 0-0 
 30 Wuerzburg 0-0 
Last:10/16/2017
Stats Leaders
Points Per Game
 Tim BLUE
  Antibes
  (205-PF-84)
  Avg: 22
 1. Blue, Antibes22.0 
 2. Peacock, Bourg20.0 
 3. Prepelic, Paris-Le.19.2 
 4. Cowels-III, Hyeres-.19.0 
 5. Logan, Strasbourg16.0 
 6. Sanford, Antibes15.4 
 7. Golden, Le Portel15.4 
 8. Cobbs, Le Mans15.0 
 9. Sulaimon, Dijon14.7 
 10. Arnold, Hyeres-T.14.6 
Rebounds Per Game
 Louis LABEYRIE
  Stras.
  (208-C/F-92)
  Avg: 9.4
 1. Labeyrie, Stras.9.4 
 2. Yarou, Antibes9.0 
 3. Tolbert, Hyeres-T.7.8 
 4. Blue, Antibes7.8 
 5. Ware, Paris-Levallois7.4 
 6. Cornelie, Paris-Le.7.3 
 7. Daniel, Chalons-Reims7.0 
 8. Camara, Chalon6.8 
 9. Odiakosa, Le Portel6.8 
 10. Watkins, AS.6.6 
Assists Per Game
 D.J. COOPER
  Gravelines
  (183-PG-90)
  Avg: 9.3
 1. Cooper, Gravelines9.3 
 2. Cobbs, Le Mans5.8 
 3. Blassingame, Antibes5.6 
 4. Sim, Bourg5.0 
 5. Roberson, AS.4.8 
 6. Nzeulie, Chalon4.8 
 7. Hermannsson, Chalons-.4.6 
 8. Anderson, Pau-Lacq.4.6 
 9. Logan, Strasbourg4.4 
 10. Dixon, Strasbourg4.2 
Steals Per Game
 Aaron CRAFT
  Monaco
  (188-G-91)
  Avg: 2.4
 1. Craft, Monaco2.4 
 2. Chassang, Hyeres-T.2.2 
 3. Houmounou, Bourg2.0 
 4. Lacombe, Monaco1.8 
 5. Arnold, Hyeres-T.1.8 
 6. Smith, Hyeres-T.1.8 
 7. Nelson, AS.1.6 
 8. Pearson, Dijon1.6 
 9. Pitard, Chalons-Reims1.6 
 10. Cooper, Gravelines1.5 
Blocks Per Game
 James FARR
  Chalon
  (208-F-92)
  Avg: 1.8
 1. Farr, Chalon1.8 
 2. Putney, Chalon1.8 
 3. Diaw, Paris-Levallois1.5 
 4. Smith, Gravelines1.2 
 5. Atkins, Strasbourg1.2 
 6. Petteway, Nanterre1.0 
 7. Kaba, AS.1.0 
 8. Jaiteh, Limoges1.0 
 9. Tarpey, Le Mans1.0 
 10. Jones, Limoges1.0 

Next Round Schedule

Round 6 (Regular Season)

Antibes Oct.21 Le Mans 87%
Chalon Oct.21 Gravelines 78%
Chalons-Reim 56% Oct.21 Limoges
Cholet Oct.21 Nanterre 71%
Bourg Oct.21 Monaco 51%
Le Portel Oct.21 Dijon 51%
Paris-Levall Oct.21 Boulazac 56%
Pau-Lacq-Ort 51% Oct.21 ASVEL
Strasbourg Oct.21 Hyeres-Toulo 80%
Next Round Schedule

Round 2 (Regular Season)

Aix-Maurienn 58% Oct.20 Charleville
Caen Oct.20 Nancy 97%
Denain 60% Oct.20 Roanne
Evreux Oct.20 Blois 99%
Fos-Provence Oct.20 Nantes 97%
Poitiers 57% Oct.20 Le Havre
Rouen Oct.20 Orleans 97%
Saint-Chamon 54% Oct.20 Lille
Vichy Clermo Oct.20 Quimper 97%
Next Round Schedule

Round 5 (Regular Season)

Aubenas Oct.21 Gries/Oberho 93%
RAC Basket 67% Oct.21 Lorient
St.Vallier 61% Oct.21 Chartres
Souffel 56% Oct.21 Saint-Quenti
CFBB Oct.21 GET Vosges 65%
La Charite 53% Oct.21 Challans
SAP Vauclus Oct.21 ALS Basket 57%
Orchies 89% Oct.21 Lourdes
Boulogne Oct.21 Brissac-Auba 52%
Next Round Schedule

Round 6 (Regular Season)

U21
ES Chalonnai Oct.21 Gravelines 79%
Cholet 69% Oct.21 Nanterre
Levallois 75% Oct.21 Boulazac
Pau-Lacq-Ort Oct.21 Lyon-Villeur 81%
Strasbourg 64% Oct.21 Hyeres-Toulo
Le Portel 67% Oct.20 Dijon
Antibes 57% Oct.20 Le Mans
Bourg 92% Oct.20 Monaco
CCRB Pro 72% Oct.20 Limoges
Next Round Schedule

Round 2 (Regular Season)

Group A
Banco di Srd 59% Oct.18 Telekom Bsk
Enisey 57% Oct.18 UCAM Murcia
Pinar Karsiy 95% Oct.17 Juventus
Hap.Holon Oct.17 Monaco 95%
Group B
Neptunas 57% Oct.18 Ventspils
PAOK Oct.18 Gaziantep 96%
Iberostar Te Oct.17 Ludwigsburg 95%
Chalon 57% Oct.17 Betaland Cdo
Group C
Banvit BK 57% Oct.18 Olimpija
Bayreuth 57% Oct.18 Strasbourg
Estudian. 95% Oct.18 Rosa
Umana VE 95% Oct.17 AEK
Group D
Nanterre 57% Oct.18 Scandone AV
Oostende 95% Oct.17 Besiktas
CEZ Nymburk Oct.17 Aris 95%
Stelmet 57% Oct.17 Telekom Bsk
Nando De Colo selected the top French playing abroad in last week's games - Apr 12, 2017


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We bring you last week's top performances from French who are playing abroad and who all have had prior experience of national team duties at youth or senior level.


Nando De Colo
Nando De Colo
   #1. This week's number one is an international shooting guard Nando De Colo (196-87, currently plays in Euroleague). He was the major contributor in CSKA's victory against the closely-ranked Olympiacos (19-11) 90-86 in the Euroleague in Friday night's game. De Colo scored 23 points, made 6 passes and 3 steals (went 5 for 5 at the free throw line) in 30 minutes on the court. It was the game of the round between two top 4 ranked teams. CSKA Moscow (22-8) is placed second in the Euroleague. There are only three games left until the end of the Euroleague Regular Season. So now every game will be critical. De Colo has individually a very good year with high stats. He averages: 20.1ppg, 3.1rpg, 4.0apg, 2FGP: 56.9%(116-204), 3FGP: 45.3%(39-86) and FT: 95.8%(114-119) in 23 games he played so far. De Colo is currently a member of the French senior national team.

Rodrigue Beaubois
Rodrigue Beaubois
   #2. Second place goes to an international guard Rodrigue Beaubois (185-88, currently plays in Spain). He could not help Baskonia (18-8) in their last game on Sunday. Despite Beaubois' very good performance Baskonia was defeated 86-82 on the road by the leading Real Madrid. He was the top scorer with 19 points. It's Beaubois' first season with the team. Beaubois has relatively good stats this year: 12.0ppg, 1.6rpg, 1.8apg, 2FGP: 62.9%(66-105), 3FGP: 28.8% and FT: 81.0%. He is in the roster of the French senior national team.

Nicolas Batum
Nicolas Batum
   #3. The French player who performed third best last week abroad was an international small forward Nicolas Batum (203-88, currently plays in NBA). Batum was not able to help the Charlotte Hornets (37-45) in their last game on Saturday. Despite his very good performance the Charlotte Hornets (37-45) were defeated 121-114 in Boston by the Celtics. Batum was the top scorer with 31 points. He also added 8 rebounds and 3 assists. The Regular Season already ended in the NBA. This season Batum has very high stats. He averages: 15.1ppg, 6.3rpg, 5.9apg, 1.1spg, 2FGP: 45.3%, 3FGP: 33.3% and FT: 85.6%. Batum is also a member of the French senior national team.

Thomas Heurtel
Thomas Heurtel
   #4. Guard Thomas Heurtel (189-89, agency: BeoBasket, currently plays in Euroleague) was not able to secure a victory for Anadolu Efes (17-13) in their last game. Despite his good performance Anadolu Efes was badly defeated 97-80 in Madrid by the leading Real. Heurtel scored 13 points and added 6 passes in 27 minutes. They ended the series of four consecutive victories. There are only three games left until the end of the Euroleague Regular Season. So now every game is very crucial. This year Heurtel has relatively solid stats: 13.2ppg, 1.7rpg and 5.8apg in 30 games. He is also French national team player.

Antoine Diot
Antoine Diot
   #5. International point guard Antoine Diot (193-89, currently plays in Spain) led Valencia Basket to an easy victory against the league outsider La ICL Manresa (4-22) crushing them 94-73 in the Spanish Liga Endesa on Sunday night. Diot recorded 11 points and added 6 passes. Valencia Basket (19-7) is placed second in the Liga Endesa. It was his team's fourth consecutive victory in a row. Diot's overall stats this season are: 8.3ppg, 2.2rpg, 4.0apg and 1.3spg. He plays currently for the French national team.

Leo Westermann
Leo Westermann
   #6. Guard Leo Westermann (197-92, also represented by BeoBasket, currently plays in Euroleague) led his Lithuanian team Zalgiris to a victory against the closely-ranked Baskonia (17-13) 84-79 in the Euroleague in Thursday night's game. Westermann scored 13 points and added 9 passes in 32 minutes. B.C. Zalgiris Kaunas (14-16) is placed tenth in the Euroleague. The Regular Season already ended in the Euroleague. This year Westermann's overall stats are: 8.2ppg, 3.2rpg and 5.5apg in 30 games. He is a former international player as he played for the French senior team two years ago.

Rudy Gobert
Rudy Gobert
   #7. International center Rudy Gobert (216-92, currently plays in NBA) contributed to an easy victory against the Portland Trail Blazers (41-39) 106-87 in the NBA last Tuesday. Gobert recorded a double-double by scoring 20 points and getting 11 rebounds. He also added 3 assists and 3 blocks. The Utah Jazz has a solid 50-31 record this season. Gobert's team will play only one more game in the NBA Regular Season. And now that game is quite important. This season Gobert has very high stats. He averages: 14.1ppg, 12.8rpg, 1.2apg and 2.7bpg. Gobert is also French national team player.

Timothe Luwawu-Cabarrot
Timothe Luwawu-Cabarrot
   #8. Swingman Timothe Luwawu-Cabarrot (201-95, another player represented by BeoBasket, currently plays in NBA) couldn't help the Philadelphia 76ers (27-54) in their game against the Indiana Pacers (41-40) in the NBA, despite his very good performance on Monday night. He was the top scorer with 24 points. Luwawu-Cabarrot also added 5 rebounds and dished 3 assists in 37 minutes. But the Philadelphia 76ers (27-54) lost 111-120 in Indianapolis to the Indiana Pacers. It was 76ers' seventh consecutive loss in a row. His team will play only one more game in the NBA Regular Season. This year Luwawu-Cabarrot's total stats are: 6.3ppg and 2.2rpg in 68 games. He used to play for the French U20 national team back in 2015.

Amath M'Baye
Amath M'Baye
   #9. Former U20 international forward Amath M'Baye (206-89, college: Oklahoma, currently plays in Italy) couldn't help Enel Brindisi (12-14) in their game against VL Pesaro (8-18) in the Italian Serie A. Despite his very good performance in Sunday night's game M'Baye was the top scorer with 29 points. There are only four games left until the end of the Regular Season. This season M'Baye has very high stats. He averages: 18.6ppg, 5.1rpg, 2.3apg and 1.1bpg. M'Baye used to play for the French U20 national team eight years ago.

Ali Traore
Ali Traore
   #10. Power forward Ali Traore (207-85, another player represented by BeoBasket, college: S.Idaho JC, currently plays in Lebanon) contributed to Byblos' victory against the third-ranked Louaize (11-13) 90-84 in the Lebanese Pepsi LBL last Wednesday. He had a double-double by scoring 18 points and getting 11 rebounds. Traore also added 3 assists in 33 minutes. It was the game of the round between two top 3 ranked teams in Group A. Byblos Sporting Club (16-8) is placed second. The Second Stage already ended. Traore has very impressive stats this year: 18.5ppg, 9.5rpg and 2.4apg in eight games. He is a former international player as two years ago he still played for the French senior national team.

   #11. Former international shooting guard Evan Fournier (198-92, currently plays in NBA) couldn't help the Orlando Magic in their game against the Indiana Pacers in the NBA. Despite his very good performance on Saturday night Fournier was the second best scorer with 23 points. This season Fournier has very high stats. He averages: 17.2ppg, 3.1rpg and 3.0apg. Fournier used to play for the French national team two years ago.

   #12. Former international shooting guard Edwin Jackson (190-89, another player represented by BeoBasket, currently plays in Spain) led Movil Estudiantes to a victory over the 12th-ranked UCAM Murcia crushing them 109-84 in the Spanish Liga Endesa in Sunday night's game. He was MVP of the game. Jackson recorded 22 points, 4 rebounds and 5 assists in 27 minutes. Jackson has very impressive stats this year: 22.4ppg, 3.6rpg, 3.1apg and 1.1spg in 27 games. He used to play for the French national team back in 2015.

   #13. Former international center Kevin Seraphin (208-89, currently plays in NBA) faced previously mentioned Timothe Luwawu-Cabarrot in the NBA last game. Seraphin contributed to an Indiana Pacers' victory against the Philadelphia 76ers 120-111. He scored 17 points and grabbed 6 rebounds. Seraphin has averaged so far 4.7ppg and 2.9rpg. He used to play for the French national team two years ago.

   #14. International center Alexis Ajinca (215-88, currently plays in NBA) couldn't help the New Orleans Pelicans in their game against the Golden State Warriors in the NBA, despite his very good performance last Saturday. Ajinca recorded 17 points and grabbed 6 rebounds in 29 minutes. But his team were crushed by 22 points 123-101 in the NBA. Ajinca has averaged so far 5.2ppg and 4.4rpg in 38 games. He plays currently for the French national team.

   #15. International power forward Adrien Moerman (202-88, currently plays in Euroleague) managed to help Darussafaka Dogus Istanbul to win against the closely-ranked Crvena Zvezda 78-62 in the Euroleague last Friday. Moerman scored 5 points and grabbed 4 rebounds. He has averaged so far 8.7ppg and 5.3rpg. Moerman is also in the roster of the French national team.


The list of other players, who all have French passport but never been selected to any of French national teams:

   #1. Kim Tillie (210-PF-88, college: Utah, currently plays in Euroleague) could not help Baskonia (17-13) in their last game. Despite Tillie's good performance Baskonia lost 79-84 at home to the lower-ranked (#10) Zalgiris. He scored 13 points, had 7 rebounds and dished 3 assists in 32 minutes. There are only three games left until the end of the Euroleague Regular Season. So now every game will be critical. This year Tillie's overall stats are: 7.2ppg, 3.7rpg and 1.1apg in 29 games he played so far. He has a dual citizenship: Dutch and French.

   #2. Jordan Semple (201-F-92, agency: Octagon Europe, college: Chico St., currently plays in Bulgaria) was the major contributor in a 1-point Academik Plovdiv's victory against the sixth-ranked Spartak Pleven (10-12) 97-96 in the Bulgarian NBL last Saturday. Semple recorded 20 points and grabbed 9 rebounds; quite an impressive performance considering it's only his second season in pro basketball. Akademik Bulteks 99 Plovdiv (16-6) is placed second in the NBL. It was his team's fifth consecutive victory in a row. There are only two games left until the end of the Regular Season. Semple has individually a very good season with high stats. He averages: 20.3ppg, 12.1rpg, 3.5apg, 1.8bpg and 2.0spg. Semple is a naturalized American. Strangely he has never played in France.

   #3. Mattia Udom (200-F-93, currently plays in Italy) led Angelico Biella to a victory against the tenth-ranked Rieti (13-15) 75-68 in the Italian Serie A2 (second division) on Sunday night. Udom recorded 17 points and grabbed 6 rebounds in 22 minutes. Angelico Biella (22-6) is placed first in West group. It was his team's fourth consecutive victory in a row. There are only two games left until the end of the Regular Season. Udom has reliable stats this year: 10.7ppg and 5.0rpg in 24 games. He is another player who holds two passports: French and Italian.

   #4. Navid Niktash (203-G/F-91, currently plays in United Kingdom) led London Lions to a victory over one of league's weakest teams Leeds Force (8-23) 100-83 in the British BBL on Sunday night. Niktash was the best player in that game. He scored 26 points (!!!) and grabbed 8 rebounds. London Lions (16-13) is placed sixth in the BBL. There are only four games left until the end of the Regular Season. Niktash has reliable stats this season: 14.8ppg, 6.4rpg and 1.2apg. He has both French and Iranian nationalities.

   #5. Experienced Afik Nissim (185-PG-81, currently plays in Israel) was the main contributor in a 3-point Hapoel Eilat's victory against the league leader Hapoel Holon (18-9) 84-81 in the Israeli Winner League in Wednesday night's game. Nissim was the best player in that game. He scored 16 points and added 3 assists in 20 minutes. It was the game of the round between two top 4 ranked teams. Hapoel Eilat (17-10) is placed third in the Winner League. It was his team's fifth consecutive victory in a row. Nissim is one of the most experienced players in a team as it's his fifth year in Hapoel's roster. Nissim has averaged so far 9.8ppg and 1.6apg in 24 games. He also holds two passports: French and Israeli.

   #6. Roy Samaha (205-C-84, currently plays in Lebanon) was not able to help Al Riyadi in their game against Tadamon in the Lebanese Pepsi LBL. He recorded 6 points and grabbed 4 rebounds in 19 minutes. His team was edged 89-87. Samaha has averaged so far 5.0ppg and 3.0rpg in five games. He holds both French and Lebanese passports.

   #7. Aleek Pauline (185-PG-87, college: Norfolk St., currently plays in Holland) contributed to Weert's victory against the fourth-ranked Den Bosch 93-80 in the Dutch Eredivisie in Saturday night's game. Pauline had a double-double by scoring 19 points and getting 14 rebounds. He also added 3 assists in 35 minutes. Pauline has averaged so far 7.5ppg, 5.4rpg, 2.8apg and 1.7spg in 12 games. He is a naturalized American. Pauline used to play for Union Bourbourg Grande Synthe in French league.

   #8. Elishay Kadir (202-PF-87, currently plays in Israel) managed to help Maccabi Rishon Le-Zion to win against the league outsider Maccabi K/G 94-87 in the Israeli Winner League last Sunday. He scored only 4 points and grabbed 4 rebounds. Kadir has averaged so far 7.8ppg, 6.0rpg and 2.2apg. He holds both French and Israeli passports.

   #9. Rytis Juknevicius (187-SG-93, agency: Players Group, currently plays in Lithuania) was not able to secure a victory for Suduva-Mantinga (30-8) in their last game on Tuesday. Despite Juknevicius' very good performance the first-placed Suduva-Mantinga was defeated 89-78 on the road by the second-ranked Nafta-Uni-Akvaservis Klaipeda in the Places 1-7 group. He was the second best scorer with 16 points. Juknevicius also added 3 passes. He has averaged so far 9.9ppg, 2.6rpg, 4.8apg and 1.8spg.

   #10. Sango Niang (183-PG-93, college: Simon Fraser, currently plays in Spain) contributed to Zamorano's victory against the closely-ranked CB Tarragona 2017 84-79 in the Spanish LEB Silver (third division) last Saturday. Niang was the best player in that game. He recorded 21 points, 7 assists and 3 steals in 30 minutes. Niang has reliable stats this year: 13.0ppg, 2.5rpg, 4.4apg and 1.2spg in 26 games.   




Pape-Philippe
Amagou
ProA Round 5: JL Bourg lose to Le Mans in the game between Top 4 teams - 3 hours ago
After 5 rounds played we can already see who rules in the ProA and who belongs to weaker ones. There was no lack of interesting games this round. The round ended with favorites losing the games, games ending by tiny margin and even winless team recording their first victory. The game between Top Four teams took place in Le Mans. Leader host Le Mans (5-0) smashed 4th placed JL Bourg (3-2) 91-70. It ended at the same time the three-game winning streak of JL Bourg. The game without a hist...   [read more]

Demond Watt
Watt's double-double lands him NM1 Player of the Week award - 5 minutes ago
28-year old forward Demond Watt (200-F-89) had a great game in the last round for league's best team Gries/Oberhoffen and receives a Eurobasket.com NM1 Player of the Week award for round 4. He had a double-double of 18 points and 12 rebounds, while his team beat Boulogne (#13, 1-3) 86-80. It allowed Gries/Oberhoffen to consolidate first place in the French NM1. They maintain a perfect record without any lost game in the league. The season is still on an early stage, but Gries/Oberhoffen a...   [read more]

J.R.
Reynolds
Reynolds to join Gravelines, ex Buducnost - 1 hour ago
BCM Gravelines Dunkerque Grand Littoral (ProA) inked 33-year old American guard J.R. Reynolds (188-90kg-84, college: Virginia, agency: Inception Sports). It is actually his comeback to Gravelines Dunkerque as he has played here before. Reynolds played most recently at Buducnost in Montenegrin Erste Liga. He managed to play in three leagues last year (!!!). In 7 Eurocup games he recorded 10.3ppg, 1.3rpg and 2.0apg. Reynolds also played 27 games in ABA League where he averaged 9.5ppg, 1.7rp...   [read more]


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