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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, Keflavik30.6 
 3. Whitfield, Skallagr.28.1 
 4. Carberry, Thor T.27.1 
 5. Hester, Tindastoll24.0 
 6. Beamon, Thor AK23.6 
 7. Samb, Tindastoll22.0 
 8. Clinch, Grindavik21.5 
 9. Barrett, Snaefell21.0 
 10. Hankins-Cole, IR20.0 
Rebounds Per Game
 Amin STEVENS
  Keflavik
  (203-F-90)
  Avg: 15.4
 1. Stevens, Keflavik15.4 
 2. Whitfield, Skallagr.15.4 
 3. Baeringsson, Stjar.12.2 
 4. Hester, Tindastoll12.0 
 5. Barrett, Snaefell11.3 
 6. Hankins-Cole, IR11.0 
 7. Carberry, Thor T.10.8 
 8. Wright, Haukar9.8 
 9. Samb, Tindastoll9.5 
 10. Saevarsson, Grind.8.8 
Assists Per Game
 Pavel ERMOLINSKIJ
  KR
  (202-G-87)
  Avg: 6.5
 1. Ermolinskij, KR6.5 
 2. Birgisson, Tindastoll6.3 
 3. Barja, Haukar6.1 
 4. Clinch, Grindavik5.9 
 5. Vilhjalmsson, Kefla.5.5 
 6. Shouse, Stjarnan5.3 
 7. Baeringsson, Stjar.5.1 
 8. Bjornsson, Skallagr.4.6 
 9. Sigurdarson, IR4.5 
 10. Carberry, Thor T.4.4 
Steals Per Game
 Matthew HUNTER
  IR
  (196-G-90)
  Avg: 3.1
 1. Hunter, IR3.1 
 2. Barrett, Snaefell3.1 
 3. Birgisson, Tindastoll2.5 
 4. Olafsson, Grindavik2.4 
 5. Rikhardsson, Tinda.2.2 
 6. Barja, Haukar2.2 
 7. Stevens, Keflavik2.1 
 8. Jonsson, Keflavik1.8 
 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. Hankins-Cole, IR1.8 
 3. Austin, Stjarnan1.5 
 4. Barrett, Snaefell1.4 
 5. Magnusson, Haukar1.4 
 6. Hester, Tindastoll1.3 
 7. Jackson, Njardvik1.3 
 8. Samb, Tindastoll1.3 
 9. Jonsson, Thor Thorl1.2 
 10. Whitfield, Skallagr.1.2 
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 17 (Regular Season)

Hamar Jan.20 Fjolnir 69%
Vestri 93% Jan.20 Armann
Jakob Sigurdarson's 33 points make him top Icelandic player abroad of the week - Jan 17, 2013


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


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 over the league outsider Nassjo (3-18) 101-87 in the Swedish Basketligan in Friday night's game. Sigurdarson was MVP of the game. He scored 33 points (!!!), made 3 passes and 3 steals in 32 minutes on the court. Sundsvall Dragons (19-3) is placed first in the Basketligan. It was his team's third consecutive victory in a row. It's Sigurdarson's fourth season with the team. Sigurdarson is currently fourth on the league's list of top scorers with 17.8ppg. He also averaged so far 2.9rpg, 3.0apg, 2FGP: 53.3%, 3FGP: 37.9% and FT: 92.7%(89-96) in the 21 games he played so far. Sigurdarson 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. But that was another game of his team in Swedish Basketligan which we would like to mention. Baeringsson was the main contributor in a 3-point Sundsvall Dragons' victory against the seventh-ranked 08 Stockholm (11-11) 86-83. He was the best player in that game. Baeringsson recorded a double-double by scoring 25 points and getting 12 rebounds (made all of his thirteen free throws !!!). Sundsvall Dragons (19-3) is placed first in the Basketligan. It was his team's third consecutive victory in a row. Baeringsson is ranked first on the list of the best rebounders in the league. He has very reliable stats this season: 14.4ppg, 10.4rpg, 3.5apg, 1.3spg, 2FGP: 57.1%(96-168), 3FGP: 35.7% and FT: 76.4%. Baeringsson is in the roster of the Icelandic senior national team.

Pavel Ermolinskij
Pavel Ermolinskij
   #3. The Icelandic player who performed third best last week abroad was an international guard Pavel Ermolinskij (202-87, agency: I.D.S. Law, currently plays in Sweden), who plays in the Swedish Basketligan. He could not help Norrkoping Dolphins (16-1) in their last game. Despite Ermolinskij's good performance the league leader Norrkoping Dolphins lost 77-83 on the road to the much lower-ranked (#8) LF Basket. He was the top scorer with 13 points. Ermolinskij also added 6 rebounds in 25 minutes. Ermolinskij is ranked third on the list of the best passers in the league with 4.6apg. This year his other stats are: 10.6ppg, 6.5rpg, 1.2spg, 2FGP: 52.3%, 3FGP: 36.5% and FT: 81.5% in the 18 games. Ermolinskij 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) contributed to a Mitteldeutscher BC's victory against the closely-ranked Deutsche Bank Skyliners (6-12) 73-65 in the German BBL in Saturday night's game. He was the top player that evening. Vilhjalmsson recorded 16 points. Mitteldeutscher BC Weissenfels (8-10) is placed 13th in the BBL. Vilhjalmsson has relatively good stats this season: 10.7ppg, 2.4rpg and 2.2apg. He is also Icelandic national team player.

Axel Karason
Axel Karason
   #5. International small forward Axel Karason (194-83, currently plays in Denmark) was the major contributor in Vaerlose's victory against the league leader SISU (13-0) 79-78 in the Danish Ligaen last Thursday. Karason scored 18 points, had 9 rebounds and dished 3 assists in 37 minutes. Vaerlose BBK (6-8) is placed fifth in the Ligaen. They ended the series of three consecutive loses. This year Karason has relatively solid stats: 10.9ppg, 7.2rpg and 1.7apg in the 19 games. He plays currently for the Icelandic national team.

Logi Gunnarsson
Logi Gunnarsson
   #6. Shooting guard Logi Gunnarsson (192-81, currently plays in France), who plays in the French NM1 (third division) was not able to help Angers BC 49 (5-9) in their last game on Saturday. Despite Gunnarsson's good performance Angers BC 49 was defeated 67-58 at home by the second-ranked Quimper UJAP. He was the second best scorer with 14 points. Gunnarsson also added 3 passes. It's Gunnarsson's first season with the team. He has reliable stats this year: 12.2ppg, 2.7rpg and 2.8apg. Gunnarsson is an international player who is currently on the senior Icelandic National Team roster.

Haukur Palsson
Haukur Palsson
   #7. International small forward Haukur Palsson (197-92, college: Maryland, currently plays in Spain) was not able to secure a victory for Assignia Manresa (2-15) in their game against Caja Laboral (14-3) in the Spanish ACB. He scored only 4 points in 8 minutes on the court. The bottom-ranked Assignia Manresa lost in an overtime 95-101 in Vitoria to the second-ranked Caja Laboral. It was Assignia Manresa's fourth consecutive loss in a row. This year Palsson's overall stats are: 1.5ppg and 1.1rpg in the 15 games. He is also Icelandic national team player.

Gudni Valentinusson
Gudni Valentinusson
   #8. Center Gudni Valentinusson (204-85, currently plays in Denmark) couldn't help Aarhus BC (5-14) in their game against Svendborg (17-2) in the Danish Ligaen. Valentinusson scored 9 points. But Aarhus BC was crushed 83-61 on the opponent's court by the leading Svendborg. It was Aarhus BC's seventh consecutive loss in a row. This season Valentinusson averages: 4.1ppg and 2.2rpg. He used to play for the Icelandic U20 national team back in 2005.

Arnar Jonsson
Arnar Jonsson
   #9. Former international guard Arnar Jonsson (183-83, currently plays in Denmark) is a teammate of previously mentioned Gudni Valentinusson and both played together in the last Danish Ligaen game. Jonsson couldn't help Aarhus BC (5-14) in their game against Svendborg (17-2). He scored 8 points and added 4 assists in 25 minutes. Aarhus BC was crushed 83-61 on the opponent's court by the leading Svendborg. This year Jonsson's total stats are: 6.8ppg, 2.6rpg, 4.2apg and 1.1spg in the 16 games. He used to play for the Icelandic national team seven years ago.   




Haukur
Palsson
Haukur Palsson selected the top Icelandic playing abroad in last week's games - 19 hours 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]

Pavel
Ermolinskij
Ermolinskij's double-double lands him Player of the Week award - 5 days ago
29-year old guard Pavel Ermolinskij (202-G-87) put on an extraordinary performance in the last round for second-ranked KR and receives a Eurobasket.com Player of the Week award for round 13. He had a double-double of 31 points and 15 rebounds, while his team beat Skallagrimur (#8, 6-7) 99-92. KR maintains the 2nd position in Icelandic league. They would have been even better if they hadn't lost a few games earlier this season. KR will need more victories to improve their 10-3 record. In t...   [read more]


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