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Dominos League Standings
 1. Stjarnan 2-0 
 2. KR 2-1 
 3. Keflavik 2-1 
 4. Tindastoll 2-1 
 5. Grindavik 2-1 
 6. IR 2-1 
 7. Haukar 1-1 
 8. Njardvik 1-1 
 9. Thor AK 1-2 
 10. Valur 1-2 
 11. Thor Thorl 0-2 
 12. Hottur 0-3 
Full Standings
Last:10/20/2017
D1 Standings
 1. Breidablik 3-0 
 2. Skallagrimur 3-0 
 3. Fjolnir 2-1 
 4. Vestri 2-1 
 5. Hamar 1-1 
 6. Snaefell 1-2 
 7. Hrunamenn 0-0 
 8. Gnupverjar 0-2 
 9. IA 0-2 
 10. FSU 0-3 
Full Standings
Last:10/14/2017
Stats Leaders
Points Per Game
 Taylor STAFFORD
  Hottur
  (185-G-94)
  Avg: 33
 1. Stafford, Hottur33.0 
 2. Vinson, Njardvik31.0 
 3. Pellot-Rosa, Thor T.27.5 
 4. Oliver, Thor AK27.0 
 5. Forte, Keflavik25.0 
 6. Whack, Grindavik24.3 
 7. Hester, Tindastoll24.0 
 8. Einarsson, Thor T.21.0 
 9. Pryor, Stjarnan20.0 
 10. Baeringsson, Stjar.19.5 
Rebounds Per Game
 Marques OLIVER
  Thor AK
  (201-PF-91)
  Avg: 17.5
 1. Oliver, Thor AK17.5 
 2. Baeringsson, Stjar.16.5 
 3. King, Valur15.0 
 4. Forte, Keflavik13.7 
 5. Acox, KR11.0 
 6. Thorsteinsso., Grindavi.9.7 
 7. Hester, Tindastoll9.5 
 8. Magnusson, Haukar9.5 
 9. Ermolinskij, KR9.5 
 10. Nathanaelsso., Njard.9.5 
Assists Per Game
 Pavel ERMOLINSKIJ
  KR
  (202-G-87)
  Avg: 7.5
 1. Ermolinskij, KR7.5 
 2. Sigurdarson, IR7.0 
 3. Jonsson, Grindavik6.5 
 4. Birgisson, Tindastoll6.5 
 5. Blondal, Valur6.0 
 6. Hermannsson, Thor T.5.0 
 7. Bjornsson, KR5.0 
 8. Gunnarsson, Njard.5.0 
 9. Forte, Keflavik5.0 
 10. Stafford, Hottur5.0 
Steals Per Game
 Sigtryggur Arnar BJORNSSON
  Tindastoll
  (180-PG-93)
  Avg: 4.5
 1. Bjornsson, Tindastoll4.5 
 2. Birgisson, Tindastoll3.0 
 3. Einarsson, Thor T.2.5 
 4. Sigurdarson, IR2.5 
 5. Pellot-Rosa, Thor T.2.5 
 6. Ingvarsson, Thor AK2.5 
 7. Gudmundsson, Grind.2.3 
 8. Oskarsson, Haukar2.0 
 9. Thomas, IR2.0 
 10. Kristjansson, KR2.0 
Blocks Per Game
 Jalen JENKINS
  KR
  (201-F-94)
  Avg: 3
 1. Jenkins, KR3.0 
 2. Acox, KR2.0 
 3. Nathanaelsso., Njard.2.0 
 4. Thorsteinsso., Grindavi.2.0 
 5. Hester, Tindastoll1.5 
 6. Taylor, IR1.5 
 7. Baeringsson, Stjar.1.5 
 8. Kristjansson, IR1.5 
 9. Jonsson, Thor Thorl1.5 
 10. Einarsson, Thor T.1.0 

Next Round Schedule

Round 4 (Regular Season)

Thor AK 92% Oct.27 Hottur
Thor Thorl Oct.27 Stjarnan 99%
IR 63% Oct.26 Njardvik
Valur Oct.26 KR 68%
Grindavik 56% Oct.26 Tindastoll
Haukar 50% Oct.26 Keflavik
Next Round Schedule

Round 4 (Regular Season)

Breidablik 85% Oct.20 Fjolnir
Vestri 95% Oct.20 FSU
Snaefell Oct.20 Hamar 67%
Gnupverjar 57% Oct.20 IA
Skallagrimur 98% Oct.19 Hrunamenn
Elvar Fridriksson's 30 points make him top Icelandic player abroad of the week - Feb 2, 2017


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


Elvar Fridriksson
Elvar Fridriksson
   #1. This week's number one is an international guard Elvar Fridriksson (183-94, college: LIU Brooklyn, currently plays in NCAA2). He led Barry University to a victory against the Eckerd College (9-4) 84-72 in the NCAA2 in Saturday night's game. Fridriksson scored 30 points (!!!), grabbed 5 rebounds and dished 5 assists in 32 minutes on the court. It was the game of the round between two top 4 ranked teams. The Barry University has a very good 11-2 record this season. It was his team's fourth consecutive victory in a row. Fridriksson has individually a very good year with high stats. He averages: 16.3ppg, 4.0rpg, 7.1apg, 1.4spg, 2FGP: 54.4%, 3FGP: 39.7% and FT: 88.4% in 14 games he played so far. Ex-UMFN Njardvik player is currently a member of the Icelandic senior national team.

Jon Gudmundsson
Jon Gudmundsson
   #2. Second place goes to U20 international guard Jon Gudmundsson (193-96, currently plays college basketball in the States). Gudmundsson contributed to an easy victory against the Saint Joseph's University (0-1) 75-60 in the NCAA last Tuesday. He scored 14 points and grabbed 7 rebounds. The Davidson College has 2-3 conference record this season. It's Gudmundsson's first year with the team. Gudmundsson's overall stats this year are: 8.2ppg, 4.5rpg, 3.7apg, 1.5spg, 2FGP: 45.8%, 3FGP: 34.2% and FT: 75.0%. He is in the roster of the Icelandic U20 national team.

Kristofer Acox
Kristofer Acox
   #3. The Icelandic player who performed third best last week abroad was an international forward Kristofer Acox (198-93, currently studies in the States). Acox contributed to an easy victory against the Western Carolina University (0-1) crushing them 85-37 in the NCAA on Wednesday night. He had a double-double by scoring 12 points and getting 11 rebounds. Acox also added 3 assists and 2 blocks in 23 minutes. The Furman University has 3-2 conference record this season. Acox is one of the most experienced players in a team as it's his fourth year in Furman's roster. He has relatively good stats this season: 12.7ppg, 7.3rpg, 1.3apg, 1.2spg, 2FGP: 60.2%(124-206) and FT: 61.5% in 22 games. Acox is also a member of the Icelandic senior national team.

Kari Jonsson
Kari Jonsson
   #4. Guard Kari Jonsson (190-97, is currently at the American university), who plays in the NCAA could not help the Drexel (1-5) in their last game on Saturday. Despite his very good performance the Drexel was defeated 90-76 on the road by the College of Charleston. Jonsson scored 17 points. Jonsson's overall stats this season are: 9.4ppg, 2.3rpg and 2.0apg. He is also Icelandic U20 national team player.

Kristinn Palsson
Kristinn Palsson
   #5. U20 international swingman Kristinn Palsson (198-97, currently plays college basketball in the States), who plays in the NCAA was not able to help the Marist (3-5) in their last game. Despite Palsson's good performance the Marist lost 62-72 at home to the Fairfield University. He scored 11 points (was perfect 5-for-5 from the free throw line) in 32 minutes. This year Palsson's overall stats are: 4.9ppg, 2.7rpg and 1.5apg in 22 games. He plays currently for the Icelandic U20 national team.

Axel Karason
Axel Karason
   #6. Small forward Axel Karason (193-83, currently plays in Denmark) managed to help Svendborg Rabbits to win against the league outsider Stevnsgade (0-18) crushing them 106-84 in the Danish Ligaen on Friday night. Karason scored 5 points and grabbed 4 rebounds. Svendborg Rabbits (11-9) is placed third in the Ligaen. Karason's total stats this season are: 4.3ppg and 3.8rpg. He is an international player who is currently on the senior Icelandic National Team roster.

Ragnar Nathanaelsson
Ragnar Nathanaelsson
   #7. International center Ragnar Nathanaelsson (218-91, currently plays in Spain) was not able to secure a victory for Albacete (5-13) in their game against Zornotza (9-9) in the Spanish LEB Silver (third division). Nathanaelsson scored 6 points and grabbed 8 rebounds. Albacete was defeated 71-61 on their home court in Albacete by the higher-ranked Zornotza (#10). It was Albacete's third consecutive loss in a row. Nathanaelsson's total stats this season are: 4.0ppg and 6.0rpg. He is also Icelandic national team player.


The list of other players, who all have Icelandic passport but never been selected to any of Icelandic national teams:

   #1. Gunnar Hardarson (185-SG-96, currently plays in NCAA2) contributed to a 3-point Belmont Abbey College's victory against the Mount Olive College (5-9) 64-61 in the NCAA2 in Wednesday night's game. Hardarson scored 7 points in 20 minutes. The Belmont Abbey College has 5-7 record this season. It's Hardarson's first year with the team. This year his total stats are: 8.8ppg and 1.6rpg in 18 games he played so far.

   #2. Gunnar Olafsson (190-G/F-93, currently plays college basketball in the States), who plays in the NCAA could not help the St.Francis, NY (2-4) to beat the Wagner College (1-5). Olafsson cannot count Saturday's game as one of the best ones. He scored only one point in 15 minutes. The St.Francis, NY was edged 66-64 at home by the Wagner College. This year Olafsson's total stats are: 5.0ppg and 5.3rpg in 21 games.   




Martin
Hermannsson
Martin Hermannsson selected the top Icelandic playing abroad in last week's games - 1 day ago
Traditionally, every week we bring you a list of the top performances of Icelandic who are currently playing abroad. This week's number one is an international guard Martin Hermannsson (190-94). He was the major contributor in Chalons-Reims' victory against the closely-ranked Boulazac Basket in the French ProA in Saturday night's game.    [read more]

Tryggvi
Hlinason
Icelandic pro players in Europe - 4 days ago
Iceland has few pro players playing abroad. Here is some updaten on them lately. Tryggvi Hlinason (215-C-97) the young Icelandic star that signed with Spanish Champion Valencia has been on their roster few times so far. Hlinason only started to train basketball less than 4 years ago. 216 cm with great potential to be a great one. Kristofer Acox (198-F-93, college: Furman) did sign a short contract with Purefood Star Hotshot in Phillipan league. Had some real good double double games.    [read more]

Antonio
Hester
Best players of Icelandic Dominos League round 2 - 5 days ago
American Antonio Hester (198-F-90) put on an amazing game in the last round for Tindastoll and that's him to receive a Eurobasket.com Player of the Week award for round 2. The 27-year old forward had a double-double of 31 points and thirteen rebounds, while his team edged out Valur (#12, 0-2), the league's bottom-ranked team 73-69. Tindastoll is placed at 7th position in Icelandic Dominos League. Tindastoll is a typical solid league team placed somewhere in the middle or a little bit lowe...   [read more]


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