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Dominos League Standings
 1. KR 11-3 
 2. Tindastoll 10-4 
 3. Stjarnan 10-4 
 4. Thor AK 7-6 
 5. Thor Thorl 7-6 
 6. Grindavik 7-7 
 7. Keflavik 7-7 
 8. Skallagrimur 6-7 
 9. IR 6-8 
 10. Njardvik 6-8 
 11. Haukar 5-8 
 12. Snaefell 0-14 
Full Standings
Last:1/20/2017
D1 Standings
 1. Hottur 13-1 
 2. Fjolnir 11-3 
 3. Valur 10-3 
 4. Breidablik 10-5 
 5. Hamar 6-8 
 6. Vestri 5-8 
 7. FSU 5-10 
 8. IA 4-11 
 9. Armann 0-15 
Full Standings
Last:1/19/2017
Stats Leaders
Points Per Game
 Sherrod WRIGHT
  Haukar
  (193-G-91)
  Avg: 31.1
 1. Wright, Haukar31.1 
 2. Stevens, Keflavik30.8 
 3. Whitfield, Skallagr.28.1 
 4. Carberry, Thor T.27.1 
 5. Hester, Tindastoll23.8 
 6. Beamon, Thor AK23.6 
 7. Clinch, Grindavik22.1 
 8. Samb, Tindastoll22.0 
 9. Barrett, Snaefell21.0 
 10. Hankins-Cole, IR19.3 
Rebounds Per Game
 Amin STEVENS
  Keflavik
  (203-F-90)
  Avg: 15.6
 1. Stevens, Keflavik15.6 
 2. Whitfield, Skallagr.15.4 
 3. Baeringsson, Stjar.12.6 
 4. Hester, Tindastoll11.9 
 5. Barrett, Snaefell11.3 
 6. Carberry, Thor T.10.8 
 7. Hankins-Cole, IR10.1 
 8. Wright, Haukar9.8 
 9. Samb, Tindastoll9.5 
 10. Ermolinskij, KR8.6 
Assists Per Game
 Pavel ERMOLINSKIJ
  KR
  (202-G-87)
  Avg: 6.1
 1. Ermolinskij, KR6.1 
 2. Birgisson, Tindastoll6.1 
 3. Barja, Haukar6.1 
 4. Clinch, Grindavik5.8 
 5. Vilhjalmsson, Kefla.5.5 
 6. Shouse, Stjarnan5.3 
 7. Baeringsson, Stjar.4.9 
 8. Bjornsson, Skallagr.4.6 
 9. Carberry, Thor T.4.4 
 10. Wright, Haukar4.3 
Steals Per Game
 Matthew HUNTER
  IR
  (196-G-90)
  Avg: 3.1
 1. Hunter, IR3.1 
 2. Barrett, Snaefell3.1 
 3. Stefansson, KR2.7 
 4. Birgisson, Tindastoll2.6 
 5. Olafsson, Grindavik2.3 
 6. Stevens, Keflavik2.3 
 7. Barja, Haukar2.2 
 8. Rikhardsson, Tinda.2.2 
 9. Wright, Haukar1.8 
 10. Carberry, Thor T.1.7 
Blocks Per Game
 Tryggvi HLINASON
  Thor AK
  (215-C-97)
  Avg: 2.2
 1. Hlinason, Thor AK2.2 
 2. Dempsey, Njardvik2.0 
 3. Hankins-Cole, IR1.6 
 4. Austin, Stjarnan1.5 
 5. Magnusson, Haukar1.4 
 6. Barrett, Snaefell1.4 
 7. Samb, Tindastoll1.3 
 8. Hester, Tindastoll1.3 
 9. Saevarsson, Grind.1.3 
 10. Jackson, Njardvik1.3 
Player of the Week

 Pavel Ermolinskij
  KR
  ( 202-G-87 )
  

 Chris Woods
  Hamar
  ( 195-F-89 )
  

Next Round Schedule

Round 15 (Regular Season)

Thor AK 72% Jan.27 Grindavik
Keflavik 62% Jan.26 Stjarnan
Njardvik 51% Jan.26 Tindastoll
IR 60% Jan.26 Skallagrimur
KR 81% Jan.26 Haukar
Snaefell Jan.26 Thor Thorl 91%
Next Round Schedule

Round 18 (Regular Season)

Breidablik Jan.22 Hottur 61%
FSU Jan.22 Hamar 59%
Fjolnir 89% Jan.22 IA
Valur 74% Jan.22 Vestri
Jakob Sigurdarson selected the top Icelandic playing abroad in last week's games - Dec 27, 2012


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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.


Jakob Sigurdarson
Jakob Sigurdarson
   #1. This week's number one is an international point guard Jakob Sigurdarson (192-82, college: Birm.Southern, currently plays in Sweden). He led Sundsvall Dragons to a victory against the eighth-ranked LF Basket (8-9) 102-93 in the Swedish Basketligan in Friday night's game. Sigurdarson scored 18 points and added 3 passes (went 5 for 5 at the free throw line) in 26 minutes on the court. Sundsvall Dragons (15-2) is placed first in the Basketligan. It was his team's 12th consecutive victory in a row. It's Sigurdarson's fourth season with the team. He belongs to league's top scorers and is ranked #6 with 17.5ppg. Sigurdarson also averaged so far 3.0rpg, 3.2apg, 2FGP: 59.6%(53-89), 3FGP: 40.4% and FT: 92.5%(62-67) in the 16 games he played so far. He is currently a member of the Icelandic senior national team.

Hlynur Baeringsson
Hlynur Baeringsson
   #2. Second place goes to an international forward Hlynur Baeringsson (200-82, currently plays in Sweden) is a teammate of previously mentioned Jakob Sigurdarson and both played together in the last Swedish Basketligan game. Baeringsson contributed to a Sundsvall Dragons' victory against the eighth-ranked LF Basket (8-9) 102-93. He scored 7 points, had 13 rebounds and dished 3 assists. Baeringsson is ranked second on the list of the best rebounders in the league. He has very reliable stats this season: 13.8ppg, 9.7rpg, 3.5apg, 2FGP: 55.8%(72-129), 3FGP: 36.7% and FT: 73.8%. Baeringsson 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), who plays in the Spanish ACB. He could not help CAI Zaragoza (8-6) to beat Lagun Aro GBC (2-12). Stefansson recorded 7 points in 23 minutes. CAI Zaragoza lost 70-79 on the road to the league outsider (#18) Lagun Aro GBC. This year Stefansson averages: 7.8ppg, 2.4rpg, 1.4apg, 2FGP: 47.1%, 3FGP: 36.6% in the 14 games. He is also a member of the Icelandic senior national team.

Hoerdur Vilhjalmsson
Hoerdur Vilhjalmsson
   #4. Point guard Hoerdur Vilhjalmsson (194-88, currently plays in Germany) helped Mitteldeutscher BC win their game against the league outsider LTi 46ers (4-11) 93-88 in the German BBL in Wednesday night's game. Vilhjalmsson scored 10 points and added 3 assists. Mitteldeutscher BC Weissenfels (6-9) is placed 14th in the BBL. Vilhjalmsson has relatively good stats this season: 10.6ppg, 2.4rpg, 2.3apg and 1.1spg. He is also Icelandic national team player.

Axel Karason
Axel Karason
   #5. International small forward Axel Karason (194-83, currently plays in Denmark), who plays in the Danish Ligaen was not able to help Vaerlose (5-8) in their last game. Despite Karason's good performance Vaerlose lost 90-98 on the opponent's court to the lower-ranked (#5) Naestved. He was the second best scorer with 11 points in 35 minutes. It was Vaerlose's third consecutive loss in a row. This year Karason's overall stats are: 9.5ppg, 7.1rpg and 1.6apg in the 16 games. He plays currently for the Icelandic national team.


Other top Icelandic players, who play abroad:

Pavel Ermolinskij (202-G-87) plays for Norrkoping Dolphins in Swedish Basketligan
Haukur Palsson (197-SF-92) plays for Assignia Manresa in Spanish ACB
Logi Gunnarsson (192-SG-81) plays for Angers BC 49 in French NM1
Arnar Jonsson (183-G-83) plays for Aarhus BC in Danish Ligaen
Gudni Valentinusson (204-C-85) plays for Aarhus BC in Danish Ligaen
Aske Thorsteinsson (185-SG-86) plays for Aalborg in Danish Ligaen  




Danero
Thomas
IR Reykjavik signs Danero Thomas - 6 hours ago
IR Reykjavik (Dominos League) signed 31-year old American forward Danero Thomas (196-86, college: Murray State). He spent his 5-year professional career in Iceland. He started the season at Thor AK Akureyri in Dominos League. Thomas helped his team get promotion to Dominos League. In 13 games he had very impressive stats: 16.4ppg, 7.3rpg, 2.9apg and 1.6spg this season. The last season he played also at Thor (also in D1) where in 17 games he recorded also remarkable stats: 15.6ppg, 7.0rpg,...   [read more]

Haukur
Palsson
Haukur Palsson selected the top Icelandic playing abroad in last week's games - 1 day ago
Here is the weekly review of the top performing Icelandic players, who play currently abroad. This week's number one is an international small forward Haukur Palsson (197-92). He could not help SPO Rouen (4-10) in their last game. Despite Palsson's good performance SPO Rouen lost 84-95 on the road to the higher-ranked (#11) Aix-Maurienne.    [read more]

Ragnar
Albertsson
D1 Round 16: Top-ranked Hottur wins another game - 4 days ago
The round 16 was rather boring as all games ended with very predictable results. D1 top team - Hottur (13-1) had no problems winning another game on Saturday. This time they crushed ninth ranked Armann (0-15) in Egilsstadir 102-55. The game without a history. Hottur led from the first minutes and controlled entire game increasing their lead in each quarter. They made 16-of-19 free shots (84.2 percent) during the game. Hottur forced 22 Armann turnovers and outrebounded them 51-34 includin...   [read more]


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