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Dominos League Standings
 1. KR 17-5 
 2. Stjarnan 16-6 
 3. Tindastoll 15-7 
 4. Grindavik 13-9 
 5. Thor Thorl 12-10 
 6. Keflavik 11-11 
 7. IR 11-11 
 8. Thor AK 11-11 
 9. Njardvik 10-12 
 10. Haukar 9-13 
 11. Skallagrimur 7-15 
 12. Snaefell 0-22 
Last:3/10/2017
D1 Standings
 1. Hottur 21-3 
 2. Valur 19-5 
 3. Fjolnir 19-5 
 4. Breidablik 16-8 
 5. Hamar 10-14 
 6. Vestri 8-16 
 7. FSU 8-16 
 8. IA 6-18 
 9. Armann 1-23 
Last:3/11/2017
Stats Leaders
Points Per Game
 Flenard WHITFIELD
  Skallagr.
  (200-F-90)
  Avg: 29.4
 1. Whitfield, Skallagr.29.4 
 2. Stevens, Keflavik28.6 
 3. Carberry, Thor T.27.7 
 4. Wright, Haukar27.1 
 5. Hester, Tindastoll23.4 
 6. Clinch, Grindavik21.3 
 7. Beamon, Thor AK20.9 
 8. Gunnarsson, Njard.20.0 
 9. Sigurdarson, IR19.9 
 10. Caird, Tindastoll18.6 
Rebounds Per Game
 Amin STEVENS
  Keflavik
  (203-F-90)
  Avg: 16
 1. Stevens, Keflavik16.0 
 2. Whitfield, Skallagr.14.6 
 3. Baeringsson, Stjar.12.8 
 4. Hester, Tindastoll10.8 
 5. Hankins-Cole, IR10.5 
 6. Carberry, Thor T.10.4 
 7. Ermolinskij, KR9.0 
 8. Olafsson, Grindavik8.9 
 9. Saevarsson, Grind.8.8 
 10. Wright, Haukar8.5 
Assists Per Game
 Hordur VILHJALMSSON
  Kefla.
  (194-G-88)
  Avg: 6.8
 1. Vilhjalmsson, Kefla.6.8 
 2. Ermolinskij, KR6.7 
 3. Birgisson, Tindastoll6.2 
 4. Barja, Haukar5.6 
 5. Bjornsson, Skallagr.5.3 
 6. Clinch, Grindavik5.3 
 7. Sigurdarson, IR5.1 
 8. Stefansson, KR4.8 
 9. Baeringsson, Stjar.4.8 
 10. Shouse, Stjarnan4.6 
Steals Per Game
 Petur BIRGISSON
  Tindastoll
  (185-G-96)
  Avg: 2.7
 1. Birgisson, Tindastoll2.7 
 2. Rikhardsson, Tinda.2.0 
 3. Olafsson, Grindavik1.9 
 4. Barja, Haukar1.8 
 5. Stevens, Keflavik1.8 
 6. Thomas, Thor AK1.6 
 7. Bjornsson, Skallagr.1.5 
 8. Jonsson, Keflavik1.5 
 9. Dupree, Keflavik1.5 
 10. Wright, Haukar1.5 
Blocks Per Game
 Tryggvi HLINASON
  Thor AK
  (215-C-97)
  Avg: 2.7
 1. Hlinason, Thor AK2.7 
 2. Hankins-Cole, IR2.0 
 3. Whitfield, Skallagr.1.3 
 4. Magnusson, Haukar1.3 
 5. Saevarsson, Grind.1.2 
 6. Baeringsson, Stjar.1.2 
 7. Hester, Tindastoll1.2 
 8. Stevens, Keflavik1.1 
 9. Alawoya, KR1.0 
 10. Stefansson, Haukar1.0 
Player of the Week

 Matthias Sigurdarson
  IR
  ( 180-PG-94 )
  

 Collin Pryor
  Fjolnir
  ( 200-F-90 )
  

Icelandic Basketball (Men)

Play-Off bracket4
Icelandic Express L. round 16 best performance: Billy Baptist - Feb 12, 2013


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Billy
Baptist
American forward Billy Baptist (196-F-87) had an amazing evening in the last round for Keflavik, receiving a Eurobasket.com Player of the Week award for round 16.
The 25-year old player had a double-double of 34 points and 14 rebounds, while his team beat Fjolnir (#11, 4-12) 113-101. Keflavik maintains the 4th position in Icelandic Express L.. They would have been even better if they hadn't lost a few games earlier this season. Keflavik will need more victories to improve their 11-5 record. In the team's last game Baptist had a remarkable 84.6% from 2-point range. He turned to be Keflavik's top player in his first season with the team. Billy Baptist averages this season 22.8ppg and 11.2rpg.

The second best player in last round's games was 27-year old American Marcus Van (201-F/C-85) of Njardvik. Van had a very good evening with a double-double of 17 points and 23 rebounds. Of course Njardvik cruised to a 87-77 relatively comfortable win over slightly higher-ranked Stjarnan (#6, 9-7). Njardvik's 7th position in the standings has not changed. His team is not often considered as one of the league's best with a mere 7-9 record. Van is a newcomer at Njardvik, but is already one of team's top players.

Third on the list of top players last round was American forward Christopher Smith (204-PF-82, agency: R.H.Consultancy) of Fjolnir (#11). Smith got into 30-points club by scoring 35 points in the last round. He went also for ten rebounds and four assists. Despite Smith's great performance Fjolnir lost 101-113 to the higher-ranked Keflavik (#4, 11-5). But his team cannot count on just a single shooter as he also needs help of the other teammates. Fjolnir can only dream about fighting for top spots in the league. They have rather bad season and 4-12 record places them close to the bottom of the standings. Too bad for Smith he does not play for a better team. But maybe if he did, his season stats would not be that high. Smith has individually a great season in Iceland. After only 4 games, he made it on the list of the league's leaders in points with 23.0ppg (2nd best) and assists with 2.8apg (7th best).

Other top performing players last week:
4. Darrell Flake (193-F-80) of Thor Thorl - 25 points, 11 rebounds and 3 assists
5. Benjamin Smith (178-G-87) of Thor Thorl - 31 points, 5 rebounds and 6 assists
6. Sigurdur Thorvaldsson (201-F-80) of Snaefell - 34 points, 12 rebounds and 2 assists
7. Dandre Williams (177-G-90) of IR - 29 points, 7 rebounds and 7 assists
8. Jarrid Frye (194-G/F-85) of Stjarnan - 20 points, 11 rebounds and 3 assists
9. Michael Craion (195-F-89) of Keflavik - 20 points, 18 rebounds and 3 assists
10. Aaron Broussard (195-F-90) of Grindavik - 22 points, 11 rebounds and 6 assists

The Player of the week is chosen based on efficiency calculation, but also including game result, importance of the game, if played recorded double-double/triple-double, etc.
The efficiency formula is a combination of various formulas used by different basketball organizations/leagues. We got involved many basketball scouts and journalists to assure it's accuracy.
The formula: 1.5*PTS + 3* (REB+AST+ST+BL-TO) - 2*BSAG - 4*PF + 3*PFRV + 4* (2FGPM+3FGPM) + 1.5*FTM - 3* (2FGPA-2FGPM) - 3* (3FGPA-3FGPM) - (FTA-FTM)   




Snjolfur
Stefansson
Njardvik keeps Stefansson for another season - 7 days ago
UMFN Njardvik (Dominos League) re-signed 19-year old swingman Snjolfur Stefansson (192-98). He has played there for the last two seasons. In 17 Dominos League games he averaged 3.5ppg, 4.4rpg and 1.4apg last season. Stefansson's team made it to the League Semifinals in 2016. He represented Iceland at the European Championships U18 Division B in Skopje (FYR Macedonia) last year. His stats at that event were 8 games: 8.4ppg, 7.0rpg, 2.0apg, FGP: 51.1%, 3PT: 8.3%, FT: 80.0%. By Eurobasket D...   [read more]

Jon
Sverrisson
Sverrisson re-signs at Njardvik - 7 days ago
UMFN Njardvik (Dominos League) confirmed in their roster 19-year old guard Jon Sverrisson (187-98). He has played there for the last two seasons. In 28 Dominos League games he had 3.4ppg, 2.6rpg, 2.0apg and 1.4spg last season. Despite young age he had impressive career. Sverrisson's team made it to the League Semifinals for two years in a row (2015 and 2016). Sverrisson represented Iceland at the European Championships U18 Division B in Skopje (FYR Macedonia) last year. His stats at that...   [read more]

Robert
Sigurdsson
Eurobasket.com All-Icelandic D1 Awards 2017 - 21 days ago
Eurobasket.com All-Icelandic D1 1st Team 2017
Robert Sigurdsson
Sigurdsson
Austin Bracey
Bracey
Aaron Moss
Moss
Terrance Motley
Motley
Chris Woods
Woods
  
[read more]


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Eurobasket.com All-Icelandic League Awards 2017 - 26 days ago  
KR clinch Dominos League title - 26 days ago  
Dominos League Round 4 of Finals. Grindavik catch up with KR in championship series - 29 days ago  
Haukur Palsson selected the top Icelandic playing abroad in last week's games - 30 days ago  
Dominos League Round 3 of Finals. Grindavik stay alive following road win - 1 month ago  
Dominos League Round 2 of Finals. KR celebrate second victory - 1 month ago  
Dominos League Round 1 of Finals. KR claim opening victory - 1 month ago  
Terrance Motley (ex FSU) is a newcomer at Los Mochis - 1 month ago  
Valur celebrate playoff title - 1 month ago  
Bondi Ferrara tabs Hordur Vilhjalmsson, ex Keflavik - 1 month ago  
Dominos League Round 4 of Semi-Finals. KR secure Finals birth - 1 month ago  
D1 Round 4 of Finals. Valur draw things level - 1 month ago  
Dominos League Round 3 of Semi-Finals. Grindavik advance into Finals - 1 month ago  
D1 Round 3 of Finals. Hamar capture second victory - 1 month ago  
Jakob Sigurdarson's 30 points make him top Icelandic player abroad of the week - 1 month ago  
Dominos League Round 2 of Semi-Finals. Grindavik and Keflavik claim victories - 1 month ago  
D1 Round 2 of Finals. Hamar beat Valur - 1 month ago  
Dominos League Round 1 of Semi-Finals. Grindavik and KR post wins - 1 month ago  
D1 Round 1 of Finals. Valur record opening win - 2 months ago  
Jakob Sigurdarson selected the top Icelandic playing abroad in last week's games - 2 months ago  
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