Sign in
View: Mobile | Desktop
 
FOLLOW US:  Facebook  Twitter  LinkedIn  RSS
Men Women
Holland Internationally
Authors:
Join Us!!! We are looking for someone to help us cover Dutch basketball. Please send us an e-mail.
PLAY PRO IN EUROPE
We can help you
Eredivisie Standings
 1. Groningen 22-2 
 2. Zwolle 18-6 
 3. Leiden 16-8 
 4. Den Bosch 12-12 
 5. Rotterdam 11-13 
 6. Leeuwarden 7-17 
 7. Amsterdam 7-17 
 8. Weert 3-21 
Full Standings
Last:3/19/2017
Prom.Divisie Standings
 1. Grasshoppers 17-1 
 2. Lions 15-4 
 3. De Groene 13-5 
 4. Lokomotief 12-6 
 5. Groningen 10-7 
 6. Red Giants 10-9 
 7. CobraNova 9-10 
 8. Leiden 2 9-10 
 9. Black Eagles 6-12 
 10. New Stars 5-14 
 11. Punch 5-14 
 12. De Hoppers 0-19 
Full Standings
Last:3/20/2017
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
 La'Shard ANDERSON
  Rotte.
  (185-G-89)
  Avg: 20.7
 1. Anderson, Rotte.20.7 
 2. Scott, Den Bosch20.6 
 3. Gregory, Leeuw.18.2 
 4. Vette, Zwolle17.8 
 5. Tiller, Zwolle16.6 
 6. Marshall, Rotte.15.6 
 7. Bell, Rotterdam15.6 
 8. Van-D., Amsterdam15.6 
 9. Yoho, Zwolle15.4 
 10. Draper, Leiden14.6 
Rebounds Per Game
 Craig OSAIKHWUWUOMWAN
  Leeuward.
  (211-C/F-90)
  Avg: 11.9
 1. Osaikhwuwuom., Leeuward.11.9 
 2. Mitchell, Den Bosch11.3 
 3. Koenis, Leiden9.2 
 4. Vette, Zwolle8.7 
 5. Wessels, Den Bosch8.2 
 6. Fieler, Groningen8.0 
 7. Marshall, Rotte.8.0 
 8. Oudendag, Zwolle7.5 
 9. Van-Schaik, Amste.7.0 
 10. Pagter-Ralf, Den B.6.6 
Assists Per Game
 Lance JETER
  Groningen
  (191-PG-88)
  Avg: 6.4
 1. Jeter, Groningen6.4 
 2. Scott, Den Bosch5.5 
 3. Anderson, Rotte.5.3 
 4. Roye, Amsterdam5.2 
 5. Lee, Leiden5.1 
 6. McWhorter, Den B.5.1 
 7. Van-Oostrum, Zwo.4.4 
 8. Jansen, Leiden4.3 
 9. Tiller, Zwolle4.3 
 10. Wright, Leiden4.3 
Steals Per Game
 Cashmere WRIGHT
  Leiden
  (183-PG-90)
  Avg: 3
 1. Wright, Leiden3.0 
 2. Anderson, Rotte.2.6 
 3. Tiller, Zwolle2.5 
 4. Scott, Den Bosch2.3 
 5. Lee, Leiden2.2 
 6. Bouwknecht, Den B.2.2 
 7. Wessels, Den Bosch2.0 
 8. Kherrazi, Leiden2.0 
 9. Marshall, Rotte.2.0 
 10. Pauline, Weert1.9 
Blocks Per Game
 Chase FIELER
  Groningen
  (203-F-92)
  Avg: 1.4
 1. Fieler, Groningen1.4 
 2. Smith, Groningen1.4 
 3. Enobakhare, Leiden1.3 
 4. Mays, Rotterdam1.2 
 5. Draper, Leiden1.0 
 6. Koenis, Leiden1.0 
 7. Marshall, Rotte.1.0 
 8. Van-Schaik, Amste.0.9 
 9. Hoogesteden, Rotte.0.7 
 10. Mitchell, Den Bosch0.6 
Player of the Week

 Lance Jeter
  Groningen
  ( 191-PG-102-88 )
  
Dutch men teams in Euro cups 2016-2017
 FIBA Europe Cup:

Dutch Basketball (Men)

Next Round Schedule

Round 25 (Regular Season)

Weert Mar.25 Amsterdam 53%
Den Bosch Mar.25 Leiden 53%
Groningen 50% Mar.25 Zwolle
Leeuwarden Mar.25 Rotterdam 63%
Next Round Schedule

Round 20 (Regular Season)

Lions Mar.25 Grasshoppers 54%
De Hoppers Mar.25 CobraNova 89%
Red Giants 59% Mar.25 Leiden 2
Black Eagles Mar.25 Groningen 64%
Lokomotief 85% Mar.25 New Stars
De Groene 85% Mar.25 Punch
Next Round Schedule

Game 1 (Semi-Finals)

Oostende Mar.29 Chalon 99%
Nanterre Mar.29 Telekom Bsk 53%
Robin Smeulders selected the top Dutch playing abroad in last week's games - Nov 30, 2012


POSTED BY:
EUROBASKET CENTER
  follow us on Facebook Twitter

Traditionally, every week we bring you a list of the top performances of Dutchs who are currently playing abroad.


Robin Smeulders
Robin Smeulders
   #1. This week's number one is an international forward Robin Smeulders (207-87, agency: Court Side, college: Portland, currently plays in Germany). He was the major contributor in a EWE Baskets' victory against the 11th-ranked Phoenix Hagen (4-6) crushing them 113-62 in the German BBL in Saturday night's game. Smeulders recorded 21 points and grabbed 5 rebounds in 22 minutes on the court; quite an impressive performance considering it's only his third season in pro basketball. EWE Baskets Oldenburg (7-3) is placed fourth in the BBL. But this is still an early stage of the season and everything may happen. This year Smeulders averages: 5.4ppg, 3.1rpg, 2FGP: 54.8% and FT: 77.3% in the 10 games he played so far. He has a dual citizenship: Dutch and German. Smeulders is currently a member of the Dutch senior national team.

Henk Norel
Henk Norel
   #2. Second place goes to an international center Henk Norel (214-87, currently plays in Spain). He contributed to an easy victory against the 12th-ranked FIATC Joventut (4-5) crushing them 77-57 in the Spanish ACB last Sunday. Norel scored 6 points and grabbed 6 rebounds. CAI Zaragoza (6-3) is placed fifth in the ACB. It was his team's fourth consecutive victory in a row. But the season just started, so everything may happen. Norel's overall stats this year are: 9.8ppg, 6.0rpg, 2FGP: 53.6% and FT: 58.3%. He is in the roster of the Dutch senior national team.

Kevin van Wijk
Kevin van Wijk
   #3. The Dutch player who performed third best last week abroad was former U16 international forward Kevin van Wijk (203-89, currently plays college basketball in the States). He led Valparaiso to a victory against the Bethune-Cookman College 77-64 in the NCAA in Saturday night's game. van Wijk recorded 19 points and grabbed 8 rebounds. The Valparaiso University has conference record this season. van Wijk has relatively good stats this year: 12.7ppg, 1.3apg, 2FGP: 51.5%, 3FGP: 42.1% and FT: 85.7%. He played for the Dutch U16 national team seven years ago.

Gerald Robinson
Gerald Robinson
   #4. Power forward Gerald Robinson (202-84, college: Tenn-Martin, currently plays in EuroChallenge), who plays in Cyprus could not help Apollon (1-3) in their last game. Despite his very good performance the fourth-placed Apollon was badly defeated 87-69 on the road by the higher-ranked (#3) Sluc Nancy in the group G of EuroChallenge. Robinson was the top scorer with 18 points. He also added 6 rebounds in 22 minutes. There are only two games left until the end of the EuroChallenge Regular Season. So now every game will be critical. It's Robinson's first season with the team. This year Robinson's overall stats are: 6.8ppg and 3.0rpg in the four games. He is a naturalized American. Robinson used to play for the Dutch national team last year. He played also for Landstede Basketbal Zwolle in Dutch league.

Shane Hammink
Shane Hammink
   #5. U18 international forward Shane Hammink (201-94, currently studies in the States) contributed to an easy victory against the Mississippi Valley State University crushing them 75-50 in the NCAA last Saturday. Hammink recorded 12 points, 4 rebounds and 3 assists. The Louisiana State University has conference record this season. Hammink's total stats this year are: 6.8ppg and 3.0rpg. He is a naturalized American. Hammink plays currently for the Dutch U18 national team. Strangely he has never played in Holland.

Roeland Schaftenaar
Roeland Schaftenaar
   #6. Power forward Roeland Schaftenaar (211-88, college: Oregon St., currently plays in Spain) contributed to a 1-point Leche Rio Breogan's victory against the 11th-ranked Ourense (0-4) 78-77 in the Spanish LEB Gold (second division) on Saturday night. Schaftenaar scored 8 points, grabbed 6 rebounds and dished 5 assists (was perfect 6-for-6 from the free throw line) in 21 minutes. Leche Rio Breogan Lugo (5-3) is placed fifth in the LEB Gold. This year Schaftenaar's total stats are: 6.7ppg, 5.1rpg and 1.6apg in the seven games. He is a former international player as he played for the Dutch senior team two years ago.

Kadeem Pantophlet
Kadeem Pantophlet
   #7. Former U20 international forward Kadeem Pantophlet (201-90, is currently at the American university) contributed to a 1-point Duquesne's victory against the Appalachian State University 73-72 in the NCAA in Wednesday night's game. Pantophlet scored 11 points and grabbed 7 rebounds. The University of Duquesne has conference record this season. Pantophlet has averaged so far 6.7ppg, 5.1rpg and 1.6apg. He used to play for the Dutch U20 national team three years ago.

Charlon Kloof
Charlon Kloof
   #8. Guard Charlon Kloof (190-90, currently plays college basketball in the States), who plays in the NCAA was not able to help the St.Bonaventure in their last game on Wednesday. Despite Kloof's good performance the St.Bonaventure was defeated 69-64 in Athens, OH by the Ohio University. He scored 10 points and grabbed 4 rebounds. Kloof has averaged so far 9.6ppg, 2.9rpg and 2.0apg. He used to play for the Dutch U20 national team back in 2010.

Olaf Schaftenaar
Olaf Schaftenaar
   #9. U18 international center Olaf Schaftenaar (206-93, currently plays college basketball in the States) contributed to an Oregon St.'s victory against the Montana State University 78-65 in the NCAA last Sunday. He scored 9 points and blocked 3 blocks. The Oregon State University has conference record this season. Schaftenaar has averaged so far 9.6ppg, 2.9rpg and 2.0apg. He used to play for the Dutch U18 national team last year.

Thomas van der Mars
Thomas van der Mars
   #10. Center Thomas van der Mars (208-90, currently plays college basketball in the States) contributed to Portland's victory against the Lewis and Clark College 78-73 in a derby game in the NCAA on Tuesday night. van der Mars recorded 6 points and grabbed 5 rebounds in 23 minutes. The University of Portland has conference record this season. van der Mars has averaged so far 9.6ppg, 2.9rpg and 2.0apg in the nine games. He is a former U20 international player as two years ago he still played for the Dutch national team.

   #11. U18 international center Jito Kok (206-94, currently plays college basketball in the States) was not able to secure a victory for the San Diego in their game against the University of Montana in the NCAA. Kok recorded 5 points and grabbed 5 rebounds. His team was edged 67-66. Kok has averaged so far 9.6ppg, 2.9rpg and 2.0apg. He plays currently for the Dutch U18 national team.

   #12. U20 international center Bart Stolk (206-93, currently plays in Spain) couldn't help the league outsider La Palma in their game against Prat Juventud in the Spanish LEB Silver (third division). Stolk recorded 6 points. His team was defeated 87-79. Stolk has averaged so far 3.0ppg and 2.3rpg. He is also in the roster of the Dutch U20 national team.


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

   #1. Stanley Ocitti (203-F/C-80, college: Binghamton, currently plays in United Kingdom) led Worcester Wolves to a 3-point victory against one of league's weakest teams Sheffield One Health Sharks (2-8) 71-68 in the British BBL on Saturday night. Ocitti had a double-double by scoring 14 points and getting 10 rebounds. He also added 2 blocks in 35 minutes. Worcester Wolves (7-6) is placed fifth in the BBL. It's Ocitti's first season with the team. Ocitti belongs to league's best rebounders and is ranked #4 with 9.0rpg. This year his other stats are: 12.7ppg and 1.3apg in the 12 games he played so far. Ocitti is a naturalized American.

   #2. Kim Tillie (210-F-88, agency: Priority Sports, college: Utah, currently plays in Spain) contributed to an UCAM Murcia's victory against the 11th-ranked Blancos de Rueda (5-4) 87-81 in the Spanish ACB last Sunday. Tillie scored 10 points in 15 minutes. UCAM Murcia (24-6) is placed in the ACB. But the season is still in it's first stage and everything can happen. This year Tillie's overall stats are: 8.1ppg and 3.8rpg in the nine games. He has a dual citizenship: Dutch and French.

   #3. Josh Duinker (210-F/C-89, college: Richmond, currently plays in Spain), who plays in the Spanish LEB Gold (second division) could not help Caceres Basket (3-6) in their last game on Sunday. Despite Duinker's good performance Caceres Basket was defeated 92-83 on the road by the higher-ranked FCB Regal II (#8). He was the second best scorer with 14 points. Duinker also added 4 rebounds and dished 3 assists. But there are still lots of games to play and it's a long way to go. It's Duinker's first season with the team. His overall stats this year are: 8.6ppg, 4.7rpg and 1.3apg. Duinker is another player who holds two passports: Australian and Dutch.

   #4. Devon Van Oostrum (190-G-93, currently plays in Spain) is a teammate of previously mentioned Josh Duinker. But that was another game of his team in Spanish LEB Gold which we would like to mention. Van Oostrum, who plays in the Spanish LEB Gold (second division) was not able to help Caceres Basket (3-6) in their last game. Despite his good performance Caceres Basket was edged 71-69 on the opponent's court by the leading River_Andorra. Van Oostrum scored 10 points and grabbed 4 rebounds in 21 minutes. Van Oostrum has averaged so far 9.6ppg, 2.9rpg and 2.0apg in the nine games. He has both Dutch and British nationalities.

   #5. Joey van Zegeren McAdam (208-F-90, currently plays college basketball in the States) contributed to an easy victory against the University of Iowa 95-79 in the NCAA in Tuesday night's game. van Zegeren McAdam recorded 10 points in only 12 minutes. The Virginia Tech has conference record this season. van Zegeren McAdam has averaged so far 9.6ppg, 2.9rpg and 2.0apg in the nine games.

   #6. Jonah Callenbach (194-F/G-93, currently plays in Spain) was not able to secure a victory for Fontedoso Carrefour in their game against Clinicas Rincon in the Spanish LEB Silver (third division). Callenbach cannot count Saturday's game as one of the best ones. He recorded only 3 points in 15 minutes. His team lost 60-71. Callenbach has averaged so far 2.0ppg and 1.5rpg in the four games. He also holds two passports: Portuguese and Dutch.

   #7. Daniel Kickert (208-C/F-83, college: St.Mary's, CA, currently plays in Ukraine) couldn't help Dnipro in their game against Hoverla in the Ukrainian Superleague, despite his very good performance in Friday night's game. Kickert had a double-double by scoring 27 points and getting 10 rebounds in 29 minutes. But his team lost 81-91. Kickert has individually a very good year with high stats. He averages: 15.2ppg, 4.9rpg, 1.4apg, 1.1bpg and 1.1spg in the 14 games. Kickert has dual citizenship: Australian and Dutch.   



Prom.Divisie Round 19: No surprise as #1 Grasshoppers defeat Punch - 4 days ago
The teams have now bigger motivation at this stage of Regular Season. Every game can be crucial and decide about teams' position at the end of Regular Season. Prom.Divisie top team - Grasshoppers (17-1) added another victory to their record on Thursday. This time they beat eleventh ranked Punch (5-14) in Delft 64-57. Grasshoppers have an impressive series of seven victories in a row. They maintain first place with 17-1 record. Punch at the other side dropped to the tenth position with 1...   [read more]

Lance Jeter
Jeter's 23 points and 5 assists give him Player of the Week award - 4 days ago
28-year old point guard Lance Jeter (191-PG-88) had a great game in the last round for league's best team Groningen and receives a Eurobasket.com Player of the Week award for round 24. He had the game-high 23 points adding five rebounds and five assists for Groningen in his team's victory, helping them to beat Amsterdam (#7, 7-17) 81-73. It allowed Groningen to consolidate first place in the Dutch league. Groningen has a very good season and are considered to have a run for the championsh...   [read more]

Clayton
Vette
Eredivisie Round 24: Zwolle defeats Den Bosch in the game between Top 4 teams - 5 days ago
The games at this stage are more interesting as they can be crucial for the final standings in Regular Season. Despite we already know who is stronger and who is weaker, there may be still last minute surprises and upsets. An interesting game for Zwolle (18-6) which hosted in Zwolle 4th ranked Den Bosch (12-12). Second ranked Zwolle had an easy win 80-65. The game without a history. Zwolle led from the first minutes and controlled entire game increasing their lead in each quarter. Ameri...   [read more]


1 | 2 | 3
Thomas van der Mars' double-double lands him Player of the Week award among Dutch players playing currently abroad: - 7 days ago  
Best players of Dutch Eredivisie round 23 - 10 days ago  
Eredivisie Round 23: Leader Groningen lose to Den Bosch - 11 days ago  
Prom.Divisie Round 18: De Groene beat Groningen in a derby game - 12 days ago  
Yannick Franke selected the top Dutch players playing abroad in last week's games - 14 days ago  
Sean Cunningham extends contract with Groningen - 14 days ago  
Zwolle reach the Cup Final - 15 days ago  
Anderson number one in Holland for round 22 - 18 days ago  
Prom.Divisie Round 17: Top-ranked Grasshoppers win another game - 19 days ago  
Eredivisie Round 22: Leiden lose to Groningen in the game between Top 4 teams - 19 days ago  
Erik Braal to stay with Groningen for three more seasons - 23 days ago  
Dourisseau's 26 points and 9 rebounds give him Player of the Week award - 25 days ago  
Eredivisie Round 21 of Regular Season - 26 days ago  
Orange Lions outscore DBL All-Stars, Schaftenaar MVP - 1 month ago  
Dutch Eredivisie All-Star Game 2017 Rosters - 1 month ago  
Best players of Dutch Eredivisie round 20 - 1 month ago  
Eredivisie Round 20: Leader Groningen gets another victory - 1 month ago  
Fieler number one in Holland for round 19 - 1 month ago  
Eredivisie Round 19: Dukes UDB defeat Amsterdam in the closest game of the week - 1 month ago  
Prom.Divisie Round 16: Red Giants edge Lions by three points - 1 month 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.