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Dominos League Standings
 1. KR 14-4 
 2. Tindastoll 13-5 
 3. Stjarnan 13-5 
 4. Thor Thorl 10-8 
 5. Grindavik 10-8 
 6. Keflavik 9-9 
 7. Thor AK 9-9 
 8. Njardvik 9-9 
 9. IR 8-10 
 10. Skallagrimur 7-11 
 11. Haukar 6-12 
 12. Snaefell 0-18 
Full Standings
Last:2/20/2017
D1 Standings
 1. Hottur 18-2 
 2. Fjolnir 16-4 
 3. Valur 14-4 
 4. Breidablik 12-7 
 5. Hamar 8-11 
 6. Vestri 7-12 
 7. FSU 7-13 
 8. IA 5-14 
 9. Armann 0-20 
Full Standings
Last:2/17/2017
Stats Leaders
Points Per Game
 Amin STEVENS
  Keflavik
  (203-F-90)
  Avg: 30.3
 1. Stevens, Keflavik30.3 
 2. Wright, Haukar29.4 
 3. Whitfield, Skallagr.28.8 
 4. Carberry, Thor T.27.2 
 5. Hester, Tindastoll24.0 
 6. Samb, Tindastoll22.0 
 7. Beamon, Thor AK21.5 
 8. Odunsi, Stjarnan21.2 
 9. Barrett, Snaefell21.0 
 10. Clinch, Grindavik20.5 
Rebounds Per Game
 Amin STEVENS
  Keflavik
  (203-F-90)
  Avg: 15.6
 1. Stevens, Keflavik15.6 
 2. Whitfield, Skallagr.15.5 
 3. Baeringsson, Stjar.13.0 
 4. Carberry, Thor T.11.6 
 5. Barrett, Snaefell11.3 
 6. Hester, Tindastoll11.2 
 7. Samb, Tindastoll9.5 
 8. Wright, Haukar9.2 
 9. Hankins-Cole, IR8.7 
 10. Ermolinskij, KR8.6 
Assists Per Game
 Hordur VILHJALMSSON
  Kefla.
  (194-G-88)
  Avg: 6.5
 1. Vilhjalmsson, Kefla.6.5 
 2. Ermolinskij, KR6.4 
 3. Birgisson, Tindastoll6.1 
 4. Barja, Haukar5.5 
 5. Clinch, Grindavik5.3 
 6. Bjornsson, Skallagr.5.2 
 7. Baeringsson, Stjar.4.9 
 8. Shouse, Stjarnan4.9 
 9. Sigurdarson, IR4.7 
 10. Carberry, Thor T.4.6 
Steals Per Game
 Danero THOMAS
  IR
  (196-F-86)
  Avg: 3.3
 1. Thomas, IR3.3 
 2. Hunter, IR3.1 
 3. Barrett, Snaefell3.1 
 4. Birgisson, Tindastoll2.8 
 5. Olafsson, Grindavik2.2 
 6. Stevens, Keflavik2.1 
 7. Rikhardsson, Tinda.2.0 
 8. Wright, Haukar1.8 
 9. Stefansson, KR1.7 
 10. Jonsson, Keflavik1.7 
Blocks Per Game
 Tryggvi HLINASON
  Thor AK
  (215-C-97)
  Avg: 2.6
 1. Hlinason, Thor AK2.6 
 2. Hankins-Cole, IR2.0 
 3. Dempsey, Njardvik1.7 
 4. Austin, Stjarnan1.5 
 5. Magnusson, Haukar1.5 
 6. Barrett, Snaefell1.4 
 7. Baeringsson, Stjar.1.4 
 8. Jackson, Njardvik1.3 
 9. Samb, Tindastoll1.3 
 10. Saevarsson, Grind.1.2 
Player of the Week

 Flenard Whitfield
  Skallagrimur
  ( 200-F-100-90 )
  

 Marques Oliver
  Fjolnir
  ( 201-PF-100-91 )
  

Icelandic Basketball (Men)

Next Round Schedule

Round 19 (Regular Season)

Stjarnan 77% Feb.23 Skallagrimur
Snaefell Feb.23 Grindavik 91%
Keflavik 73% Feb.23 Haukar
Njardvik Feb.23 KR 53%
IR 55% Feb.23 Thor AK
Tindastoll 66% Feb.23 Thor Thorl
Next Round Schedule

Round 23 (Regular Season)

Hamar 93% Feb.24 Armann
IA Feb.24 Vestri 62%
Fjolnir 62% Feb.24 Breidablik
Hlynur Baeringsson's double-double lands him Player of the Week award among Icelandic playing currently abroad - Dec 13, 2012


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


Hlynur Baeringsson
Hlynur Baeringsson
   #1. This week's number one is an international forward Hlynur Baeringsson (200-82, currently plays in Sweden). He led Sundsvall Dragons to an easy victory against the closely-ranked Boras Basket (11-5) crushing them 127-104 in the Swedish Basketligan in Friday night's game. Baeringsson had a double-double by scoring 25 points and getting 13 rebounds. He also added 5 assists in 37 minutes on the court. It was the game of the round between two top 4 ranked teams. Sundsvall Dragons (14-2) is placed first in the Basketligan. It was his team's 11th consecutive victory in a row. Baeringsson is currently second on the list of best rebounders with 9.5rpg. He also averaged so far 14.2ppg, 3.5apg, 2FGP: 56.5%(70-124), 3FGP: 37.9% and FT: 73.7% in the 16 games he played so far. Baeringsson is currently a member of the Icelandic senior national team.

Jakob Sigurdarson
Jakob Sigurdarson
   #2. Second place goes to an international point guard Jakob Sigurdarson (192-82, college: Birm.Southern, currently plays in Sweden) is a teammate of previously mentioned Hlynur Baeringsson and both played together in the last Swedish Basketligan game. Sigurdarson led Sundsvall Dragons to an easy victory against the closely-ranked Boras Basket (11-5) crushing them 127-104. He recorded 24 points, 5 rebounds and 4 assists. It's Sigurdarson's fourth season with the team. Sigurdarson is currently sixth on the league's list of top scorers. He has individually a very good season with high stats. Sigurdarson averages: 17.5ppg, 3.1rpg, 3.2apg, 3FGP: 40.2% and FT: 91.9%(57-62). He is in the roster of the Icelandic senior national team.

Jon Stefansson
Jon Stefansson
   #3. The Icelandic player who performed third best last week abroad was an international guard Jon Stefansson (196-82, currently plays in Spain). Stefansson contributed to a CAI Zaragoza's victory against one of league's weakest teams Assignia Manresa (1-10) 82-75 in the Spanish ACB on Sunday night. He scored 7 points, grabbed 5 rebounds and dished 4 assists in 24 minutes. CAI Zaragoza (7-4) is placed sixth in the ACB. But this is still an early stage of the season and everything may happen. This year Stefansson's overall stats are: 8.2ppg, 2.0rpg, 1.3apg, 2FGP: 51.2%, 3FGP: 35.3% and FT: 85.7% in the 11 games. He is also a member of the Icelandic senior national team.

Hoerdur Vilhjalmsson
Hoerdur Vilhjalmsson
   #4. Point guard Hoerdur Vilhjalmsson (190-88, currently plays in Germany) led Mitteldeutscher BC to a surprising victory over the sixth-ranked Artland Dragons (7-5) 87-83 in the German BBL in Saturday night's game. Vilhjalmsson was MVP of the game. He scored 18 points, had 6 rebounds and dished 4 assists. Mitteldeutscher BC Weissenfels (5-8) is placed 15th in the BBL. It was his team's third consecutive victory in a row. Vilhjalmsson has relatively good stats this season: 10.2ppg, 2.3rpg, 2.4apg and 1.2spg. He is also Icelandic national team player.

Pavel Ermolinskij
Pavel Ermolinskij
   #5. International guard Pavel Ermolinskij (202-87, agency: I.D.S. Law, currently plays in EuroChallenge), who plays in Sweden could not help Norrkoping Dolphins to beat Tampereen Pyrinto (2-4). Ermolinskij scored only 4 points, had 4 rebounds and dished 3 assists in 16 minutes. The first-placed Norrkoping Dolphins lost 80-84 on the road to the lower-ranked (#4) Tampereen Pyrinto in the group K of EuroChallenge. It's Ermolinskij's first season with the team. This year his total stats are: 5.5ppg, 5.3rpg, 4.0apg and 1.2spg in the six games. Ermolinskij plays currently for the Icelandic national team.

Arnar Jonsson
Arnar Jonsson
   #6. Guard Arnar Jonsson (183-83, currently plays in Denmark), who plays in the Danish Ligaen was not able to help one of league's weakest teams Aarhus BC (5-10) in their last game on Wednesday. Despite his good performance Aarhus BC was defeated in a double overtime (!!!) 104-97 on the opponent's court by the higher-ranked Vaerlose (#5). Jonsson scored 13 points, made 7 passes and 4 steals. Jonsson belongs to league's best passers and is ranked #6. He has averaged so far 7.5ppg, 2.8rpg, 4.8apg and 1.4spg. Jonsson is a former international player as he played for the Icelandic senior team six years ago.

Logi Gunnarsson
Logi Gunnarsson
   #7. International shooting guard Logi Gunnarsson (192-81, currently plays in France) was not able to secure a victory for Angers BC 49 (4-7) in their game against Cognac (9-3) in the French NM1 (third division), despite his good performance in Saturday night's game. He was the second best scorer with 11 points in 32 minutes. But Angers BC 49 lost 61-76 on the opponent's court to the much higher-ranked (#3) Cognac. It was Angers BC 49's fourth consecutive loss in a row. But the season just started, so everything may happen. This year Gunnarsson has relatively solid stats: 11.8ppg, 2.8rpg and 2.7apg in the 11 games. He is also Icelandic national team player.

Axel Karason
Axel Karason
   #8. Small forward Axel Karason (194-83, currently plays in Denmark) faced previously mentioned Arnar Jonsson in the Danish Ligaen last game. Karason helped Vaerlose win their double overtime (!!!) game against the closely-ranked Aarhus BC (5-10) 104-97. He scored 6 points, grabbed 6 rebounds and dished 3 assists. Karason has averaged so far 9.5ppg, 7.3rpg and 1.6apg. He plays currently for the Icelandic national team.

Gudni Valentinusson
Gudni Valentinusson
   #9. Former U20 international center Gudni Valentinusson (204-85, currently plays in Denmark) is a teammate of previously mentioned Arnar Jonsson and both played together in the last Danish Ligaen game. Valentinusson couldn't help one of league's weakest teams Aarhus BC (5-10) in their game against Vaerlose (5-7). He scored 7 points in only 7 minutes. Aarhus BC lost in a double overtime (!!!) 97-104 on the opponent's court to the higher-ranked (#5) Vaerlose. Valentinusson has averaged so far 4.2ppg and 2.3rpg in the 13 games. He used to play for the Icelandic U20 national team seven years ago.   




Jakob
Sigurdarson
Jakob Sigurdarson selected the top Icelandic playing abroad in last week's games - 9 hours ago
We bring you last week's top performances from Icelandic who are playing abroad and who all have had prior experience of national team duties at youth or senior level. This week's number one is an experienced former international point guard Jakob Sigurdarson (192-82). He could not help one of league's weakest teams Boras Basket (13-12) in their last game. Despite Sigurdarson's very good performance Boras Basket lost 79-93 on the road to the higher-ranked (#5) KFUM Jamtland.    [read more]

Corbin
Jackson
KUBS BC tabs Corbin Jackson, ex Njardvik - 12 hours ago
Newly promoted KUBS BC (Super League) inked 25-year old American forward Corbin Jackson (203-95kg-92, college: Florida Tech). He started the season at UMFN Njardvik in Icelandic Dominos League. In four games he averaged impressive 17.0ppg, 6.0rpg, 1.8apg and 1.3bpg this season. Among other achievements Jackson's team made it to the SAC Tournament Semifinals in 2013. He received also All-SSC Defensive Player of the Year award in 2014, 2015 and 2016 at his college time. Jackson graduated fr...   [read more]

Flenard
Whitfield
Best players of Icelandic Dominos League round 18 - 1 day ago
American Flenard Whitfield (200-F-90) put on an extraordinary performance in the last round for Skallagrimur and that's him to receive a Eurobasket.com Player of the Week award for round 18. The 26-year old forward had a double-double of 41 points and seventeen rebounds, while his team edged out Snaefell (#12, 0-18), the league's bottom-ranked team 122-119. The game was not the highest importance and did not have significant influence on top of the standings. Skallagrimur maintains the 10...   [read more]


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Dominos League Round 18: KR keeps a leadership position - 2 days ago  
Icelandic Dominos League round 17 best performance: Antonio Hester (by Court Side) - 3 days ago  
Dominos League Round 17 of Regular Season - 4 days ago  
Icelandic D1 round 22 best performance: Marques Oliver - 4 days ago  
D1 Round 22: #1 Hottur are defeated by Valur - 5 days ago  
Kari Jonsson selected the top Icelandic playing abroad in last week's games - 7 days ago  
KR topple Thor Thorl for Cup title - 12 days ago  
Haukur Palsson selected the top Icelandic playing abroad in last week's games - 14 days ago  
Moss' double-double lands him D1 Player of the Week award - 14 days ago  
D1 Round 21: Valur defeat Breidablik in the game between Top 4 teams - 15 days ago  
Atkinson's 34-point game gives him Player of the Week award - 18 days ago  
Aaron Moss' triple-double lands him D1 Player of the Week award - 18 days ago  
Dominos League Round 16: KR defeat Thor Thorl in the game between Top 4 teams - 19 days ago  
D1 Round 20: Leader Hottur gets another victory - 19 days ago  
Haukar lands Cedrick Bowen - 20 days ago  
Elvar Fridriksson's 30 points make him top Icelandic player abroad of the week - 21 days ago  
P.J. Alawoya (ex Rieker KN) is a newcomer at KR Reykjavik - 22 days ago  
Best players of Icelandic Dominos League round 15 - 25 days ago  
Icelandic D1 round 19 best performance: Collin Pryor - 25 days ago  
D1 Round 19: Fjolnir lose to Hottur in the game between Top 4 teams - 26 days ago  
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