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Eredivisie Standings
 1. Groningen 20-1 
 2. Zwolle 15-6 
 3. Leiden 14-7 
 4. Den Bosch 11-10 
 5. Rotterdam 8-13 
 6. Leeuwarden 7-14 
 7. Amsterdam 7-14 
 8. Weert 2-19 
Full Standings
Last:2/26/2017
Prom.Divisie Standings
 1. Grasshoppers 13-1 
 2. Lions 13-4 
 3. De Groene 10-5 
 4. Lokomotief 10-5 
 5. Red Giants 9-7 
 6. Groningen 8-6 
 7. Leiden 2 8-8 
 8. CobraNova 7-9 
 9. Black Eagles 6-9 
 10. New Stars 5-11 
 11. Punch 4-12 
 12. De Hoppers 0-16 
Full Standings
Last:2/25/2017
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
Stats Leaders
Points Per Game
 Antwan SCOTT
  Den Bosch
  (188-G-92)
  Avg: 20.6
 1. Scott, Den Bosch20.6 
 2. Anderson, Rotte.20.0 
 3. Gregory, Leeuw.18.0 
 4. Vette, Zwolle18.0 
 5. Tiller, Zwolle17.5 
 6. Bell, Rotterdam15.6 
 7. Yoho, Zwolle15.2 
 8. Marshall, Leeuw.14.9 
 9. Marshall, Rotte.14.7 
 10. Roye, Amsterdam14.6 
Rebounds Per Game
 Craig OSAIKHWUWUOMWAN
  Leeuward.
  (211-C/F-90)
  Avg: 12
 1. Osaikhwuwuom., Leeuward.12.0 
 2. Mitchell, Den Bosch11.5 
 3. Marshall, Rotte.9.3 
 4. Koenis, Leiden9.2 
 5. Wessels, Den Bosch8.5 
 6. Vette, Zwolle8.0 
 7. Fieler, Groningen8.0 
 8. Oudendag, Zwolle7.3 
 9. Van-Schaik, Amste.7.0 
 10. Koon, Leeuwarden6.7 
Assists Per Game
 Lance JETER
  Groningen
  (191-PG-88)
  Avg: 6.6
 1. Jeter, Groningen6.6 
 2. Scott, Den Bosch5.5 
 3. Lee, Leiden5.2 
 4. McWhorter, Den B.5.2 
 5. Roye, Amsterdam5.2 
 6. Anderson, Rotte.4.9 
 7. Jansen, Leiden4.6 
 8. Van-Oostrum, Zwo.4.5 
 9. Tiller, Zwolle4.5 
 10. Wright, Leiden4.3 
Steals Per Game
 Cashmere WRIGHT
  Leiden
  (183-PG-90)
  Avg: 3
 1. Wright, Leiden3.0 
 2. Tiller, Zwolle2.7 
 3. Anderson, Rotte.2.6 
 4. Bouwknecht, Den B.2.4 
 5. Scott, Den Bosch2.3 
 6. Pauline, Weert2.2 
 7. Lee, Leiden2.1 
 8. Wessels, Den Bosch2.1 
 9. Kherrazi, Leiden1.9 
 10. Draper, Leiden1.7 
Blocks Per Game
 Chase FIELER
  Groningen
  (203-F-92)
  Avg: 1.5
 1. Fieler, Groningen1.5 
 2. Smith, Groningen1.5 
 3. Enobakhare, Leiden1.3 
 4. Draper, Leiden1.1 
 5. Mays, Rotterdam1.0 
 6. Marshall, Rotte.1.0 
 7. Koenis, Leiden1.0 
 8. Van-Schaik, Amste.0.9 
 9. Mitchell, Den Bosch0.7 
 10. Lufile, Leeuwarden0.7 
Player of the Week

 Jason Dourisseau
  Groningen
  ( 196-F/G-83 )
  
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Next Round Schedule

Round 22 (Regular Season)

Weert Mar.4 Leeuwarden 70%
Amsterdam Mar.4 Zwolle 79%
Leiden Mar.4 Groningen 59%
Rotterdam Mar.4 Den Bosch 62%
Next Round Schedule

Round 18 (Regular Season)

Lions 97% Mar.11 De Hoppers
Red Giants Mar.11 Grasshoppers 70%
Black Eagles 57% Mar.11 CobraNova
Lokomotief 64% Mar.11 Leiden 2
De Groene 63% Mar.11 Groningen
Punch 64% Mar.11 New Stars
Next Round Schedule

Game 1 (Quarter-Finals)

Cibona 50% Mar.8 Chalon
Enisey 59% Mar.8 Oostende
Usak Mar.8 Nanterre 96%
Telekom Bsk 99% Mar.8 Ironi Nahari
Coach Pete Miller: "There Were Some Great Moments This Year " - Apr 15, 2009


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Pete Miller
I have talked with head-coach Pete Miller of ArisFriesland Leeuwarden, we looked back on the regular season, talked about his young and inexperienced team, missing of the playoffs and his predictions for next season. I think that they have shown a great performance throughout the season and that they have missed the playoffs through a lack of experience.

Now that the season is coming to an end, how do you feel about your teams progress and growth through the season?
I was satisfied with our development. I actually expected more development and with that, more wins. But looking back on the complete season, we were asking our young players (including the young American players) to climb a very high mountain and get us into the playoffs. We are disappointed for not reaching the playoffs but we must put that behind us. We must look at this season as a building season and take the next step in the coming season. With the amount of playing time our young guys got this year we expect to be way ahead in the coming season when we get started. I'm already looking forward to getting started with the new season already.

To say you had a young team this season would be an understatement. Did the lack of experienced players make this a difficult transition relative to other coaching positions youve taken?
Experience or the lack of it, as you say, was the prime factor in us not reaching the playoffs. First of all, we played with Americans that came directly out of college - more than any other team in the league. Then when I went to my bench, I was bringing in 19 and 20 year olds that are playing in this for the first time. Other coaches could turn their bench and bring in players that were, for example, 27 to 30 years old and have played here or somewhere else in Europe before.

As far as my own role in all of this is concerned, it was definitly difficult for me at times to deal with all the loses and in the manner we lost some of those games. But with the guys being so young, they were looking to me to be the leader and I continued to stay positive. At the same time I understand what is necessary to develop young players and above all, a coach has to have patience with young players. I showed faith in trust in these guys and I felt - acutally am still feeling in it - that they have faith and trust in me. They will be solid players in the future and we will profit from all of this.

Looking back, are you satisfied with your teams performance? Were there sufficient positives and were you able to lay a foundation for the continued development of basketball in Leeuwarden?
There were some great moments this year - and they shouldn't be overshadowed by the negatives. There were definitly moments where I could say: 'Wow, it would be nice if that player or the team could do that on a consistent basis!' But inconsistency is a quality that comes with youth and inexperience. The only way to change that is giving the players the opportunity to play and learn. It would have been nice to have made the playoffs - that would have been an earned reward for all the hard work the guys put in this year.

We have, all of us here in this club, laid a very solid foundation for the future of basketball in Leeuwarden. The club is very well organized and does so many things for me and the players, we have developed a major building block in our strength and conditioning areas with highly qualified partners and the players have a very professional training and practice structure here. Lastly, we have developed a very exciting connection to our fans and they have paid us back with great support and consistent attendance.

This year we invested in the future. Next year we will have a very nice ROI (=Return on Investment.) I will work together with our manager Gert Schurer and we will begin soon to put our team together for the coming season. I am pretty certain that we will be adding one or two experienced players into the combination. I actually am really excited about our prospects for the coming season.

I don't like to lose and it is something that I am not used to and don't want to get used to it. One thing I have learned through the years however, is not to ever push the panic button and that nothing will ever replace hard and thorough work. Especially during difficult situations, think things through and find reasonable and logical solutions the problems that are confronting you. That will be the way we approach the future.

Talk about one or two guys that stand out as being underrated contributors to your team's success?
First of all let me say, Matt Bauscher wasn't a surprise to me. I saw what he could do and was convinced he could develop into a good player. I also knew that Bundesliga Clubs in Germany were interested in Matt, confirming my feelings. We were able to promise Matt a lot of playing time and that was the deciding factor for Matt choosing Aris Friesland.

But the most exciting things that happened this year was the development of Jayme Miller and Keith Spencer. The guys are the really important for us not only in the way they play but in the way they approach the game and how they handle themselves within the team. Both are wonderful guys. But, again, our research about the two guys told us that before we signed them. It was a very special thing to coach them.

What are your predictions for next season?
After all I said above, It is obvious that I have a very postive perspective for the coming season. It is, however, very, very early to make predictions about next season - this one isn't even over yet! There are so many factors that need to be touched on. We have to have discussions with our partner, The Eiffel Towers, about players. We need to see how many players we can reatin from our present team. And we must wait to see which new players we will sign.

So, I can't make a prediction at this point. But I will promise that we will be better next year than we were this year.


Thanks Pete for this interview and see you next season.   




Jason
Dourisseau
Dourisseau's 26 points and 9 rebounds give him Player of the Week award - 1 day ago
33-year old swingman Jason Dourisseau (196-F/G-83) had an amazing evening in the last round for league's best team Groningen and receives a Eurobasket.com Player of the Week award for round 21. He had the game-high 26 points adding nine rebounds and three assists for Groningen in his team's victory, helping them to outclass Rotterdam (#5, 8-13) with 26-point margin 82-56. It allowed Groningen to consolidate first place in the Dutch league. Groningen has a very good season and are consider...   [read more]

J.T. Yoho
Eredivisie Round 21 of Regular Season - 2 days ago
Round 21 most important game was a victory of Zwolle over second-best Leiden 66-55 on Saturday night. It ended at the same time the five-game winning streak of Leiden. It was a key game for the second position in the league. It was a good game for American forward JT Yoho (198-93, college: Wright St., agency: Three Eye Sports) who led his team to a victory with 14 points and 7 rebounds. The former international center Nick Oudendag (210-87) contributed with 11 points and 9 rebounds for th...   [read more]

Thomas van
der Mars
Thomas van der Mars' double-double lands him Player of the Week award among Dutch players playing currently abroad: - 4 days ago
Traditionally, every week we bring you a list of the top performances of Dutch players who are currently playing abroad. Kim Tillie (210-PF-88) could not help Baskonia (12-11) in their last game. Despite his very good performance the eighth-placed Baskonia (12-11) lost 85-96 on the road to the higher-ranked (#7) Anadolu Efes in the group A of Euroleague.    [read more]


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Dutch Eredivisie All-Star Game 2017 Rosters - 9 days ago  
Best players of Dutch Eredivisie round 20 - 9 days ago  
Eredivisie Round 20: Leader Groningen gets another victory - 11 days ago  
Fieler number one in Holland for round 19 - 15 days ago  
Eredivisie Round 19: Dukes UDB defeat Amsterdam in the closest game of the week - 16 days ago  
Prom.Divisie Round 16: Red Giants edge Lions by three points - 17 days ago  
Josh Duinker selected the top Dutch players playing abroad in last week's games - 18 days ago  
Marshall's double-double lands him Player of the Week award - 21 days ago  
Dukes Unlimited Den Bosch signs D.J. Balentine, ex P.Zvaigzdes - 22 days ago  
Eredivisie Round 18 of Regular Season - 22 days ago  
Prom.Divisie Round 15: De Groene lose to Grasshoppers in the game between Top 4 teams - 23 days ago  
Best players of Dutch Eredivisie round 17 - 29 days ago  
Prom.Divisie Round 14: Leiden 2 edge Groningen by three points - 30 days ago  
Eredivisie Round 17: Rotterdam edge Weert by two points - 30 days ago  
Rotterdam tabs Greg Mays - 1 month ago  
Anderson number one in Holland for round 16 - 1 month ago  
Eredivisie Round 16: Leiden defeat Dukes UDB in the closest game of the week - 1 month ago  
Prom.Divisie Round 13: Red Giants beat De Groene by three after a very close game - 1 month ago  
Antwan Scott (ex Dukes UDB) agreed terms with KTP Basket - 1 month ago  
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