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Eredivisie Standings
 1. Groningen 15-1 
 2. Zwolle 11-5 
 3. Leiden 10-6 
 4. Dukes UDB 8-8 
 5. Amsterdam 7-9 
 6. Leeuwarden 6-10 
 7. Rotterdam 6-10 
 8. Weert 1-15 
Full Standings
Last:1/21/2017
Prom.Divisie Standings
 1. Grasshoppers 11-1 
 2. Lions 9-3 
 3. Lokomotief 8-4 
 4. Groningen 7-4 
 5. De Groene 6-3 
 6. Leiden 2 6-6 
 7. Red Giants 6-6 
 8. New Stars 5-6 
 9. CobraNova 5-8 
 10. Black Eagles 4-6 
 11. Punch 1-10 
 12. De Hoppers 0-11 
Full Standings
Last:1/21/2017
FIBA Europe Cup Standings
Group K
 1 Chalon 5-0 
 2 Gaziantep 4-1 
 3 Sodertalje 1-4 
 4 Targu Mures 0-5 
Group L
 1 Demir IBB 4-1 
 2 Antwerp 3-2 
 3 Gravelines 2-3 
 4 Prievidza 1-4 
Group M
 1 Telekom Bsk 4-1 
 2 Vytautas 4-1 
 3 Oberwart 1-4 
 4 Apoel 1-4 
Group N
 1 Nanterre 4-1 
 2 Kormend 3-2 
 3 Tsmoki-Minsk 2-3 
 4 Bnei Hertzeliyya 1-4 
Group O
 1 Alba 4-1 
 2 Pau-Lacq-Orthez 3-2 
 3 UBT Cluj Napoca 2-3 
 4 BK Pardubice 1-4 
Group P
 1 Enisey 4-1 
 2 Lukoil Acad. 3-2 
 3 Groningen 3-2 
 4 Benfica 0-5 
Stage One Standings
Last:1/18/2017
Stats Leaders
Points Per Game
 Antwan SCOTT
  Dukes UDB
  (188-G-92)
  Avg: 20.6
 1. Scott, Dukes UDB20.6 
 2. Tiller, Zwolle19.1 
 3. Anderson, Rotte.18.4 
 4. Vette, Zwolle18.4 
 5. Gregory, Leeuw.17.6 
 6. Marshall, Leeuw.15.8 
 7. Bell, Rotterdam15.6 
 8. Van Der Hors., Amsterda.14.9 
 9. Yoho, Zwolle14.9 
 10. Roye, Amsterdam14.5 
Rebounds Per Game
 Craig OSAIKHWUWUOMWAN
  Leeuward.
  (211-C/F-90)
  Avg: 12
 1. Osaikhwuwuom., Leeuward.12.0 
 2. Mitchell, Dukes U.11.0 
 3. Koenis, Leiden9.0 
 4. Wessels, Dukes UDB8.8 
 5. Vette, Zwolle8.1 
 6. Kherrazi, Amste.8.0 
 7. Oudendag, Zwolle7.9 
 8. Fieler, Groningen7.6 
 9. Van Schaik, Amste.7.5 
 10. de Randamie, Amste.6.7 
Assists Per Game
 Lance JETER
  Groningen
  (191-PG-88)
  Avg: 7.1
 1. Jeter, Groningen7.1 
 2. Scott, Dukes UDB5.5 
 3. Lee, Leiden5.3 
 4. Anderson, Rotte.5.2 
 5. Roye, Amsterdam5.1 
 6. Tiller, Zwolle4.8 
 7. Jansen, Leiden4.6 
 8. Wright, Leiden4.3 
 9. Van Oostrum, Zwo.4.3 
 10. Van Der Hors., Amsterda.3.9 
Steals Per Game
 Cashmere WRIGHT
  Leiden
  (183-PG-90)
  Avg: 3
 1. Wright, Leiden3.0 
 2. Tiller, Zwolle2.9 
 3. Anderson, Rotte.2.7 
 4. Bouwknecht, Dukes U.2.5 
 5. Lee, Leiden2.5 
 6. Wessels, Dukes UDB2.3 
 7. Scott, Dukes UDB2.3 
 8. Voorn, Leiden1.9 
 9. Watts, Dukes UDB1.9 
 10. Slagter, Groningen1.8 
Blocks Per Game
 Chase FIELER
  Groningen
  (203-F-92)
  Avg: 1.4
 1. Fieler, Groningen1.4 
 2. Smith, Groningen1.3 
 3. Draper, Leiden1.3 
 4. Enobakhare, Leiden1.0 
 5. Onuoha, Rotterdam1.0 
 6. Koenis, Leiden0.9 
 7. Van Schaik, Amste.0.7 
 8. Lufile, Leeuwarden0.7 
 9. Kherrazi, Leiden0.6 
 10. Krabbendam, Rotte.0.5 
Player of the Week

 La'Shard Anderson
  Rotterdam
  ( 185-G-89 )
  
Dutch men teams in Euro cups 2016-2017
 FIBA Europe Cup:

Next Round Schedule

Round 17 (Regular Season)

Weert Jan.28 Rotterdam 80%
Dukes UDB 53% Jan.28 Zwolle
Groningen 85% Jan.28 Amsterdam
Leeuwarden 52% Jan.28 Leiden
Next Round Schedule

Round 14 (Regular Season)

Lions 82% Jan.28 Black Eagles
Lokomotief 59% Jan.28 Red Giants
De Groene 96% Jan.28 De Hoppers
Punch Jan.28 Grasshoppers 95%
New Stars 71% Jan.28 CobraNova
Groningen 63% Jan.28 Leiden 2
Next Round Schedule

Round 6 (Second Stage)

Group K
Gaziantep Jan.25 Chalon 56%
Targu Mures Jan.25 Sodertalje 66%
Group L
Demir IBB 71% Jan.25 Gravelines
Prievidza Jan.25 Antwerp 82%
Group M
Vytautas 59% Jan.25 Telekom Bsk
Tsmoki-Minsk Jan.25 Nanterre 70%
Apoel 69% Jan.25 Oberwart
Group N
Kormend 81% Jan.25 Bnei Hertzel
Group O
BK Pardubice 60% Jan.25 UBT Cluj Na
Alba 64% Jan.24 Pau-Lacq-Ort
Group P
Groningen 56% Jan.25 Lukoil Acad
Benfica Jan.25 Enisey 95%
Henk Norel selected the top Dutch playing abroad in last week's games - Mar 2, 2013


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Here is the weekly review of the top performing Dutch players, who play currently abroad.


Henk Norel
Henk Norel
   #1. This week's number one is an international center Henk Norel (214-87, currently plays in Spain). He was the major contributor in a CAI Zaragoza's victory against the closely-ranked Valencia Basket (13-9) 76-62 in the Spanish ACB in Sunday night's game. Norel recorded 17 points and grabbed 9 rebounds in 27 minutes on the court. CAI Zaragoza (13-9) is placed seventh in the ACB. It's Norel's first season with the team. Norel belongs to league's best rebounders and is ranked #5 with 6.5rpg. He also averaged so far 12.4ppg, 2FGP: 59.1%(120-203) and FT: 56.1% in the 22 games he played so far. Norel is currently a member of the Dutch senior national team.

Kevin van Wijk
Kevin van Wijk
   #2. Second place goes to former U16 international forward Kevin van Wijk (203-89, currently plays college basketball in the States). He led Valparaiso to a victory against the Youngstown State University (6-7) 73-64 in the NCAA last Tuesday. van Wijk recorded a double-double by scoring 15 points and getting 14 rebounds. He also added 2 blocks. The Valparaiso University has quite an impressive 11-3 conference record this season. van Wijk's team will play only one more game in the NCAA Regular Season. And that game will be critical. van Wijk has relatively good stats this season: 12.4ppg, 2FGP: 59.1%(120-203) and FT: 56.1%. He played for the Dutch U16 national team in 2005.

Francisco Elson
Francisco Elson
   #3. The Dutch player who performed third best last week abroad was an experienced international center Francisco Elson (211-76, college: California, currently plays in Iran). He contributed to Mahram's victory against the closely-ranked Foolad Mahan (15-3) 96-89 in the Iranian Superleague in Monday night's game. Elson recorded 9 points, 8 rebounds and 2 blocks. It was the game of the round between two top 4 ranked teams. Mahram Tehran (14-3) is placed third in the Superleague. Elson is currently seventh on the list of top scorers and also on the list of best rebounders (fourth place). This season he averages: 8.4ppg, 6.6rpg, 1.1bpg, 2.4spg. Elson is also a member of the Dutch senior national team.

Robin Smeulders
Robin Smeulders
   #4. Forward Robin Smeulders (207-87, agency: Court Side, college: Portland, currently plays in Germany) contributed to a EWE Baskets' victory against the 11th-ranked s Oliver Baskets (11-13) 76-65 in the German BBL in Sunday night's game. Smeulders scored 7 points in 23 minutes. EWE Baskets Oldenburg (15-7) is placed third in the BBL. This year Smeulders' overall stats are: 6.9ppg and 3.5rpg in the 22 games. He has a dual citizenship: Dutch and German. Smeulders is also Dutch national team player.

Thomas van der Mars
Thomas van der Mars
   #5. Former U20 international center Thomas van der Mars (208-90, currently studies in the States), who plays in the NCAA could not help the Portland (4-11) in their last game. Despite van der Mars' good performance the Portland lost 63-75 at home to the Santa Clara University. He scored 11 points, had 6 rebounds and made 2 blocks in 25 minutes. van der Mars' team will play only one more game in the NCAA Regular Season. And now that game is very crucial. This year van der Mars' total stats are: 7.4ppg and 4.8rpg in the 20 games. He used to play for the Dutch U20 national team three years ago.

Roeland Schaftenaar
Roeland Schaftenaar
   #6. Power forward Roeland Schaftenaar (211-88, college: Oregon St., currently plays in Spain) was not able to help one of league's weakest teams Leche Rio Breogan (10-9) in their game against Meridiano Alicante (12-7) in the Spanish LEB Gold (second division). Schaftenaar recorded only 4 points and grabbed 9 rebounds. Leche Rio Breogan was defeated 70-60 on the road by the higher-ranked Meridiano Alicante (#4). They ended the series of three consecutive victories. Schaftenaar has averaged so far 6.7ppg, 5.1rpg and 1.7apg. He is a former international player as he played for the Dutch senior team three years ago.

Olaf Schaftenaar
Olaf Schaftenaar
   #7. Former U18 international center Olaf Schaftenaar (206-93, is currently at the American university) was not able to secure a victory for the Oregon St. (3-12) in their game against the University of Oregon (12-4) in the NCAA. Schaftenaar scored 6 points. The Oregon St. was defeated 85-75 in Eugene, OR by the University of Oregon. It was Oregon St.'s fourth consecutive loss in a row. There are only two games left until the end of the NCAA Regular Season. So now every game will be important. Schaftenaar has averaged so far 9.3ppg, 2.1rpg and 2.2apg. He used to play for the Dutch U18 national team two years ago.

Shane Hammink
Shane Hammink
   #8. Forward Shane Hammink (201-94, currently plays college basketball in the States) managed to help Louisiana State University in a victory against the The University of Arkansas (8-7) 65-60 in the NCAA in Wednesday night's game. Hammink recorded only 2 points and grabbed 4 rebounds in 8 minutes on the court. The Louisiana State University has 8-7 conference record this season. There are only three games left until the end of the NCAA Regular Season. So now every game will be extremely important. Hammink has averaged so far 9.3ppg, 2.1rpg and 2.2apg in the 19 games. He is a naturalized American. Hammink plays currently for the Dutch U18 national team. Strangely he has never played in Holland.

Robert Krabbendam
Robert Krabbendam
   #9. Former international center Robert Krabbendam (213-86, also represented by Court Side, college: Virginia Tech, currently plays in Cyprus) helped Apollon win their game against the closely-ranked Apoel (12-9) 83-79 in the Cypriot Division A on Friday night. He scored 5 points in 9 minutes. Forex Time Apollon (9-12) is placed fifth in the Division A. Krabbendam has averaged so far 5.1ppg and 3.5rpg in the 11 games. He used to play for the Dutch national team three years ago.


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 the closely-ranked Durham Wildcats 83-79 in the British BBL on Sunday night. Ocitti recorded 18 points and grabbed 8 rebounds (made all of his six free throws) in 35 minutes. Worcester Wolves (15-9) is placed fifth in the BBL. It was his team's fifth consecutive victory in a row. Ocitti is ranked fifth on the list of the best rebounders in the league and also on the list of best blockers (fifth place). He has very reliable stats this year: 14.3ppg, 8.8rpg, 1.7apg and 1.1bpg in the 23 games he played so far. Ocitti is a naturalized American.

   #2. Daniel Kickert (208-C/F-83, college: St.Mary's, CA, currently plays in Ukraine), who plays in the Ukrainian Superleague could not help Budivelnyk (25-8) to beat BC Odessa (12-20). He scored 8 points and grabbed 4 rebounds in 20 minutes. It was his first game for Budivelnyk this season. The league leader Budivelnyk was edged 87-85 at home by the much lower-ranked (#11) BC Odessa. It was Budivelnyk's first loss after seven consecutive victories. Kickert has a dual citizenship: Australian and Dutch.

   #3. Kim Tillie (210-PF-88, agency: Priority Sports, college: Utah, currently plays in Spain), who plays in the Spanish ACB was not able to help UCAM Murcia (24-6) in their last game on Sunday. Despite his good performance his team was badly defeated 79-62 on their home court in Murcia by the lower-ranked Regal FC Barcelona (#3). Tillie was the second best scorer with 10 points. Tillie's overall stats this season are: 7.6ppg and 3.6rpg. He is another player who holds two passports: Dutch and French.

   #4. Josh Duinker (210-F/C-89, college: Richmond, currently plays in Spain) was not able to secure a victory for Caceres Basket (8-12) in their game against Lleida Basquet (8-11) in the Spanish LEB Gold (second division). Despite his very good performance last Friday He was the second best scorer with 13 points. Duinker also added 6 rebounds. Duinker's total stats this season are: 7.4ppg and 4.8rpg. He has both Australian and Dutch nationalities.

   #5. 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 couldn't help Caceres Basket (8-12) in their game against Lleida Basquet (8-11). He recorded 6 points in 17 minutes. Caceres Basket lost 70-83 on the road to the higher-ranked (#8) Lleida_Basquet. Van Oostrum has averaged so far 9.3ppg, 2.1rpg and 2.2apg in the 19 games. He also holds two passports: Dutch and British.

   #6. Joey van Zegeren McAdam (208-F-90, currently plays college basketball in the States) couldn't help the Virginia Tech in their game against the University of Miami, Florida in the NCAA. van Zegeren McAdam cannot count Wednesday's game as one of the best ones. He recorded only 2 points. His team was badly defeated by 18 points 76-58. van Zegeren McAdam has averaged so far 9.3ppg, 2.1rpg and 2.2apg.   




Thomas van
der Mars
Thomas van der Mars' double-double lands him Player of the Week award among Dutch players playing currently abroad: - 23 hours ago
We bring you last week's top performances from Dutch players who are playing abroad and who all have had prior experience of national team duties at youth or senior level. Aaron Doornekamp (201-F-85, agency: Interperformances) was the major contributor in an CB Canarias' victory against the closely-ranked FC Barcelona in the Spanish Liga Endesa in Sunday night's game.    [read more]

Antwan Scott
Antwan Scott (ex Dukes UDB) agreed terms with KTP Basket - 3 days ago
KTP Basket Kotka (Korisliiga) strengthened their roster with addition of 25-year old American guard Antwan Scott (188-81kg-92, college: Colorado State). He played recently at Dukes Unlimited Den Bosch in Dutch Eredivisie, but left the team earlier this month. In 11 games he recorded very impressive stats: 20.6ppg, 4.5rpg, 5.5apg and 2.3spg this season. Scott has tried to make it to the NBA and played in the NBA Pro Summer League in 2016. Among other achievements his team made it to the MW...   [read more]

La'Shard
Anderson
Anderson's double-double lands him Player of the Week award - 3 days ago
27-year old guard La'Shard Anderson (185-G-89) had a very impressive game in the last round for Rotterdam and receives a Eurobasket.com Player of the Week award for round 15. He got a double-double of 36 points and 10 assists, while his team was edged out by Dukes UDB (#4, 8-7) 82-80. Rotterdam maintains the 7th position in Dutch league. Rotterdam is currently ranked second from the bottom. But it was their 10th lost game this season out of 15 games. In the team's last game Anderson had a...   [read more]


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Eredivisie Round 15: Dukes UDB beats Rotterdam by two after a very close game - 4 days ago  
Antwan Scott left Dukes Unlimited Den Bosch - 5 days ago  
Prom.Divisie Round 12: Lions are upset by Lokomotief - 6 days ago  
Best players of Dutch Eredivisie round 14 - 9 days ago  
Eredivisie Round 14: Zwolle beats Leiden in the most crucial game of the week - 10 days ago  
Dukes Unlimited Den Bosch keeps Aarts for another season - 16 days ago  
Steve McWhorter (ex Poitiers) joins Dukes Unlimited Den Bosch - 16 days ago  
Rotterdam signs Jermaine Marshall, ex Apollon - 23 days ago  
Leigh Enobakhare (ex Antwerp) signs at Leiden - 25 days ago  
Aleek Pauline (ex Sampaense) signs at Weert - 25 days ago  
Smith number one in Holland for round 13 - 1 month ago  
Prom.Divisie Round 11: De Groene beats Lokomotief by three after a very close game - 1 month ago  
Eredivisie Round 13: Amsterdam loses to Leiden in the game between Top 4 teams - 1 month ago  
Osaikhwuwuomwan's double-double lands him Player of the Week award - 1 month ago  
Eredivisie Round 12: Groningen beats Leiden by one after a very close game - 1 month ago  
PromotieDivisie Scores Round 10: Grasshoppers Still on top! - 1 month ago  
Best players of Dutch Eredivisie round 11 - 1 month ago  
Eredivisie Round 11: Groningen beats Amsterdam in the most crucial game of the week - 1 month ago  
Prom.Divisie Round 9: Lions hand first loss to Grasshoppers - 1 month ago  
Pasalic number one in Holland for round 10 - 1 month ago  
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