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Eredivisie Standings
 1. Groningen 26-2 
 2. Zwolle 20-8 
 3. Leiden 19-9 
 4. Den Bosch 14-14 
 5. Rotterdam 12-16 
 6. Amsterdam 9-19 
 7. Leeuwarden 8-20 
 8. Weert 4-24 
Full Standings
Last:4/9/2017
Prom.Divisie Standings
 1. Grasshoppers 19-3 
 2. Lions 18-4 
 3. Lokomotief 16-6 
 4. De Groene 15-7 
 5. Groningen 14-8 
 6. Leiden 2 11-11 
 7. Red Giants 11-11 
 8. CobraNova 10-12 
 9. Black Eagles 7-15 
 10. New Stars 6-16 
 11. Punch 5-17 
 12. De Hoppers 0-22 
Full Standings
Last:4/9/2017
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. Vette, Zwolle18.6 
 3. Gregory, Leeuw.18.5 
 4. Marshall, Rotte.17.8 
 5. Van-D., Amsterdam15.9 
 6. Yoho, Zwolle15.6 
 7. Bell, Rotterdam15.6 
 8. Tiller, Zwolle15.4 
 9. Fieler, Groningen15.2 
 10. Draper, Leiden14.7 
Rebounds Per Game
 Craig OSAIKHWUWUOMWAN
  Leeuward.
  (211-C/F-90)
  Avg: 11.6
 1. Osaikhwuwuom., Leeuward.11.6 
 2. Mitchell, Den Bosch10.7 
 3. Koenis, Leiden9.8 
 4. Vette, Zwolle8.3 
 5. Wessels, Den Bosch7.8 
 6. Fieler, Groningen7.8 
 7. Oudendag, Zwolle7.8 
 8. Marshall, Rotte.7.2 
 9. Van-Schaik, Amste.7.0 
 10. Koon, Leeuwarden6.6 
Assists Per Game
 Lance JETER
  Groningen
  (191-PG-88)
  Avg: 6.2
 1. Jeter, Groningen6.2 
 2. Anderson, Rotte.5.3 
 3. Roye, Amsterdam5.0 
 4. Lee, Leiden4.5 
 5. Van-Oostrum, Zwo.4.5 
 6. Jansen, Leiden4.4 
 7. McWhorter, Den B.4.3 
 8. Tiller, Zwolle4.1 
 9. Marshall, Leeuw.3.6 
 10. Gregory, Leeuw.3.3 
Steals Per Game
 La'Shard ANDERSON
  Rotte.
  (185-G-89)
  Avg: 2.6
 1. Anderson, Rotte.2.6 
 2. Tiller, Zwolle2.4 
 3. Bouwknecht, Den B.2.1 
 4. Kherrazi, Leiden1.8 
 5. Marshall, Rotte.1.8 
 6. Lee, Leiden1.8 
 7. Jeter, Groningen1.7 
 8. Pauline, Weert1.7 
 9. Schilder, Zwolle1.6 
 10. Wessels, Den Bosch1.6 
Blocks Per Game
 Chase FIELER
  Groningen
  (203-F-92)
  Avg: 1.4
 1. Fieler, Groningen1.4 
 2. Smith, Groningen1.3 
 3. Draper, Leiden1.1 
 4. Koenis, Leiden1.0 
 5. Marshall, Rotte.0.9 
 6. Enobakhare, Leiden0.9 
 7. Van-Schaik, Amste.0.9 
 8. Mays, Rotterdam0.8 
 9. Lufile, Leeuwarden0.7 
 10. Aarts, Den Bosch0.6 
Player of the Week

 Clayton Vette
  Zwolle
  ( 202-C-88 )
  
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Game 3 (Semi-Finals)

Zwolle 55% Apr.30 Leiden
Groningen 82% Apr.29 Den Bosch
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Game 2 (Semi-Finals)

Lions 68% Apr.30 Lokomotief
Grasshoppers 67% Apr.29 De Groene
Kevin van Wijk's 31 points make him top Dutch player abroad of the week - Jan 25, 2013


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


Kevin van Wijk
Kevin van Wijk
   #1. This week's number one is former U16 international forward Kevin van Wijk (203-89, currently plays college basketball in the States). He led Valparaiso to a 1-point victory against the University of Detroit Mercy (4-3) 89-88 in the NCAA in Thursday night's game. van Wijk scored 31 points (!!!) and grabbed 5 rebounds in 30 minutes on the court. The Valparaiso University has a very good 6-1 conference record this season. It was his team's sixth consecutive victory in a row. van Wijk played for the Dutch U16 national team eight years ago.

Henk Norel
Henk Norel
   #2. Second place goes to an international center Henk Norel (214-87, currently plays in Spain), who plays in the Spanish ACB. He could not help CAI Zaragoza (10-8) to beat Caja Laboral (15-3). Norel scored 7 points in 21 minutes. CAI Zaragoza was edged 74-73 on the road by the second-ranked Caja Laboral. It's Norel's first season with the team. He has relatively good stats this year: 12.2ppg, 6.1rpg, 2FGP: 59.3%(96-162) and FT: 52.9% in the 18 games he played so far. Norel is in the roster of the Dutch senior national team.

Robin Smeulders
Robin Smeulders
   #3. The Dutch player who performed third best last week abroad was an international forward Robin Smeulders (207-87, agency: Court Side, college: Portland, currently plays in EuroChallenge). Smeulders managed to help EWE Baskets Oldenburg in a victory against the closely-ranked Telekom Baskets (1-1) 82-65 in the EuroChallenge last Wednesday. He scored only 4 points in 13 minutes. It was the game of the round between two top 2 ranked teams in group L. EWE Baskets Oldenburg (2-0) is placed first. There are only four games left until the end of the EuroChallenge Top 16. So now every game will be critical. This year Smeulders averages: 9.4ppg, 4.6rpg, 2FGP: 53.3% and FT: 63.2% in the seven games. He has a dual citizenship: Dutch and German. Smeulders is also a member of the Dutch senior national team.

Roeland Schaftenaar
Roeland Schaftenaar
   #4. Power forward Roeland Schaftenaar (211-88, college: Oregon St., currently plays in Spain) contributed to a Leche Rio Breogan's victory against the closely-ranked Ford Burgos (13-3) 85-77 in the Spanish LEB Gold (second division) on Friday night. He recorded 10 points and added 3 passes. Leche Rio Breogan Lugo (8-8) is placed fifth in the LEB Gold. Schaftenaar's overall stats this season are: 6.8ppg, 4.7rpg and 1.9apg. He used to play for the Dutch national team back in 2010.

Francisco Elson
Francisco Elson
   #5. An experienced international center Francisco Elson (211-76, college: California, currently plays in Iran) was not able to help Mahram (12-3) in their game against Petrochimi (15-1) in the Iranian Superleague. Elson recorded only 4 points and grabbed 4 rebounds in 18 minutes. It was his first game for Mahram this season. Mahram was edged 87-84 at home by the leading Petrochimi. They ended the series of seven consecutive victories. There are only two games left until the end of the Regular Season. So now every game is very crucial. Elson plays currently for the Dutch national team.

Jito Kok
Jito Kok
   #6. Center Jito Kok (206-94, currently studies in the States) was not able to secure a victory for the one of league's weakest teams San Diego (4-2) in their game against the Brigham Young University (5-2) in the NCAA. He cannot count Saturday's game as one of the best ones. Kok recorded only 3 points and blocked 4 shots. It was his first game for San Diego this season. The San Diego was badly defeated 74-57 in Provo, UT by the Brigham Young University. Kok is U18 international player who is currently on the Dutch National Team roster.

Olaf Schaftenaar
Olaf Schaftenaar
   #7. Former U18 international center Olaf Schaftenaar (206-93, is currently at the American university), who plays in the NCAA couldn't help the Oregon St. (1-5) in their last game. Despite his good performance the Oregon St. lost 64-74 in Los Angeles, CA to the Univ.of Calif.at Los Angeles. Schaftenaar scored 10 points and grabbed 4 rebounds in 18 minutes. It was his first game for Oregon St. this season. It was Oregon St.'s fifth consecutive loss in a row. Schaftenaar used to play for the Dutch U18 national team two years ago.

Thomas van der Mars
Thomas van der Mars
   #8. Center Thomas van der Mars (208-90, currently plays college basketball in the States) couldn't help the Portland (1-5) in their game against the Saint Mary's College of California (1-7) in the NCAA. van der Mars recorded 7 points and grabbed 5 rebounds. The Portland was crushed 60-38 on their home court in Portland, OR by the Saint Mary's College of California. It was Portland's third consecutive loss in a row. van der Mars' overall stats this season are: 9.1ppg, 2.3rpg and 2.1apg. He used to play for the Dutch U20 national team back in 2010.

Kadeem Pantophlet
Kadeem Pantophlet
   #9. Former U20 international forward Kadeem Pantophlet (201-90, currently plays college basketball in the States) couldn't help the Duquesne (0-5) in their game against the Saint Louis University (2-2) in the NCAA. Pantophlet scored 5 points and grabbed 4 rebounds in 24 minutes. The Duquesne lost 64-73 on their home court in Pittsburgh, PA to the Saint Louis University. So far Duquesne lost all five games in the conference This year Pantophlet's overall stats are: 9.1ppg, 2.3rpg and 2.1apg in the 15 games. He used to play for the Dutch U20 national team four years ago.

Bart Stolk
Bart Stolk
   #10. Center Bart Stolk (206-93, currently plays in Spain) couldn't help La Palma (3-10) in their game against Clinicas Rincon (9-4) in the Spanish LEB Silver (third division). He cannot count Saturday's game as one of the best ones. Stolk scored only 2 points in 3 minutes on the court. The bottom-ranked La Palma lost in an overtime 50-57 on their home court in La Palma to the much higher-ranked (#3) Clinicas Rincon. This year Stolk's total stats are: 2.9ppg and 2.1rpg in the 12 games. He is U20 international player who is currently on the Dutch National Team roster.


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

   #1. Experienced Stanley Ocitti (203-F/C-80, college: Binghamton, currently plays in United Kingdom) was the major contributor in a Worcester Wolves' victory against one of league's weakest teams Durham Wildcats (6-13) 98-91 in the British BBL last Sunday. He scored 19 points and grabbed 9 rebounds. Worcester Wolves (10-9) is placed sixth in the BBL. It's Ocitti's first season with the team. Ocitti is currently fourth on the league's list of best rebounders. He has very reliable stats this season: 13.3ppg, 9.3rpg and 1.4apg. Ocitti is a naturalized American.

   #2. Kim Tillie (210-PF-88, agency: Priority Sports, college: Utah, currently plays in Spain), who plays in the Spanish ACB could not help UCAM Murcia (24-6) to beat Cajasol (7-11). He scored 8 points and grabbed 5 rebounds. his team was defeated 81-73 at home by the much lower-ranked Cajasol (#13). This season Tillie averages: 7.5ppg and 3.8rpg. He has a dual citizenship: Dutch and French.

   #3. Josh Duinker (210-F/C-89, college: Richmond, currently plays in Spain) was not able to help Caceres Basket (6-9) in their game against Ourense (1-7) in the Spanish LEB Gold (second division). He scored only 4 points and grabbed 7 rebounds. Caceres Basket was defeated 81-73 on the road by the lower-ranked Ourense (#11). Duinker's overall stats this season are: 7.9ppg, 4.8rpg and 1.2apg. He 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 and both played together in the last Spanish LEB Gold game. Van Oostrum was not able to secure a victory for Caceres Basket (6-9) in their game against Ourense (1-7). He scored 7 points in 20 minutes. Caceres Basket lost 73-81 on the opponent's court to the lower-ranked (#11) Ourense. This year Van Oostrum's overall stats are: 9.1ppg, 2.3rpg and 2.1apg in the 15 games he played so far. He has both Dutch and British nationalities.

   #5. Joey van Zegeren McAdam (208-F-90, currently plays college basketball in the States) managed to help Virginia Tech to win against the Wake Forest University (3-2) 66-65 in the NCAA last Saturday. van Zegeren McAdam recorded 5 points. The Virginia Tech has 2-3 conference record this season. van Zegeren McAdam's total stats this year are: 9.1ppg, 2.3rpg and 2.1apg.

   #6. Daniel Kickert (208-C/F-83, college: St.Mary's, CA, currently plays in Ukraine), who plays in the Ukrainian Superleague couldn't help Dnipro (8-18) in their last game on Sunday. Despite Kickert's good performance Dnipro was defeated 74-67 in Yuzhny by the much higher-ranked Khimik (#5). He was the second best scorer with 14 points. Kickert also added 4 rebounds and made 2 blocks. Kickert has individually a very good season with high stats. He averages: 17.2ppg, 5.4rpg and 1.4apg. Kickert also holds two passports: Australian and Dutch.   




Clayton
Vette
Eredivisie Round 2 of Semi-Finals. Zwolle and Groningen post victories - 5 hours ago
Leiden - Zwolle 81-92 Zwolle outgunned Leiden to even the series at 1-1. The game was mostly controlled by Zwolle. Leiden managed to win second period 23-16. But it was not enough to take a lead and get a victory that evening. They shot the lights out from three sinking 15 long-distance shots on high 55.6 percentage. Zwolle looked well-organized offensively handing out 22 assists. The best player for the winners was American center Clayton Vette (202-88, college: Winona St., agency: Cour...   [read more]

Thomas
Koenis
Eredivisie Round 1 of Semi-Finals. Victories for Leiden and Groningen - 3 days ago
Zwolle - Leiden 82-88 Leiden upset Zwolle in the semifinal series opener. The guests took control from the first minutes by winning the initial quarter 19-17. But Zwolle won second period 23-22. However it was not enough to take a lead and get a victory that evening. Leiden made 20-of-25 free shots (80.0 percent) during the game. 25 personal fouls committed by Zwolle helped opponents get some easy free throw opportunities. The former international center Thomas Koenis (210-89, agency: Co...   [read more]
Grasshoppers and Lokomotief won semifinal openers in PromotieDivisie - 4 days ago
Grasshoppers and Lokomotief won semifinal openers in PromotieDivisie on Saturday night. Grasshoppers overcame De Groene 69-55 in game 1. Lokomotief meanwhile beat Lions 84-73 in their opener. Second game between Grasshoppers and De Groene will be played on April 29th. Lions will take on Lokomotief on April 30th.   [read more]


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Worthy de Jong selected the top Dutch players playing abroad in last week's games - 6 days ago  
Eredivisie Round 3 of Quarter-Finals. Leiden complete semifinal picture - 6 days ago  
Eredivisie Round 2 of Quarter-Finals. Den Bosch enter semifinal stage - 9 days ago  
Eredivisie Round 1 of Quarter-Finals. Amsterdam and Den Bosch enjoy victories - 11 days ago  
Thomas van der Mars' double-double lands him Player of the Week award among Dutch players playing currently abroad: - 13 days ago  
Thomas van der Mars (ex Rapla) joins Sagesse - 15 days ago  
Vette number one in Holland for round 28 - 17 days ago  
Prom.Divisie Round 22: De Groene is upset by Lokomotief - 18 days ago  
Eredivisie Round 28: Zwolle loses to Leiden in the game between Top 4 teams - 18 days ago  
Wessels' double-double lands him Player of the Week award - 19 days ago  
Eredivisie Round 27: Top-ranked Groningen wins another game - 20 days ago  
Charlon Kloof's double-double lands him Player of the Week award among Dutch players playing currently abroad: - 20 days ago  
Best players of Dutch Eredivisie round 26 - 24 days ago  
Eredivisie Round 26: Leader Groningen gets another victory - 25 days ago  
Prom.Divisie Round 21: Lions beat De Groene in the most crucial game of the week - 25 days ago  
Nicolas de Jong selected the top Dutch players playing abroad in last week's games - 27 days ago  
Franke leaves Zadar because of non payment - 27 days ago  
Marshall number one in Holland for round 25 - 1 month ago  
Donar Groningen clinch Cup title - 1 month ago  
Eredivisie Round 25: Rotterdam defeats Leeuwarden in the closest game of the week - 1 month ago  
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