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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 

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.   




Antonio
Hester
Hester re-signs at Tindastoll - 1 day ago
U.M.F. Tindastoll Sauoarkrokur (Dominos League) confirmed in their roster 27-year old American forward Antonio Hester (198-90, college: Mobile, AL). He was a team leader there last season. In 20 Dominos League games he recorded very impressive stats: 23.4ppg, 10.8rpg, 2.3apg, 1.3spg and 1.2bpg. A very spectacular season in his career as he was voted to Eurobasket.com Icelandic League All-Imports Team and 2nd Team. The previous (2016) summer Hester played at NightQueen in U.S. semi-pro lea...   [read more]

Tryggvi
Hlinason
Iceland U20 wins the International friendly tournament - 3 days ago
Iceland U20 won the International friendly tournament with 4 participating teams. Last night they overcame Finland U20 75-60 to finish with a 2-1 record. Trailing 13-14 at the end of the first period, Iceland U20 needed a strong 25-10 surge in the second period to take control of the game. Tryggvi Hlinason (215-C-97) top-scored for the winners with 17 points and 11 rebounds, while Kari Jonsson (190-G-97) added 14. Matias Suvanto (192-SF-97) answered with 12 points in the losing effort.   [read more]

Tryggvi
Hlinason
Martin Hermannsson joins Chalons-Reims - 3 days ago
Champagne Chalons-Reims Basket (ProA) agreed terms with 23-year old Icelandic international guard Martin Hermannsson (190-77kg-94, college: LIU Brooklyn). He played last season at Etoile Charleville-Mezieres in the ProB. In 34 games he had very impressive stats: 17.1ppg, 3.6rpg, 5   [read more]


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