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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 

Icelandic D1 round 22 best performance: Marques Oliver - Feb 19, 2017


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Marques
Oliver
American Power forward Marques Oliver (201-PF-91) put on an amazing game in the last round for second-ranked Fjolnir, receiving a Eurobasket.com D1 Player of the Week award for round 22.
The 25-year old player was the main contributor (40 points, nine rebounds and two assists) to his team's victory, helping them to edge out Valur (#3, 14-4) in overtime 104-101. The game was between two of the league's top four teams. Fjolnir maintains the 2nd position in Icelandic D1. They are still close to the very top. Fjolnir would have been even better if they kept winning the games like in the last round. They have a solid 16-4 record. In the team's last game Oliver had a remarkable 73.3% from 2-point range. He just recently signed at Fjolnir and just after two games he already turned to be a very valuable addition to the team. Marques Oliver averages just after two games 16.5ppg.

The second best player in last round's games was -year old American Aaron Moss (185-G, agency: Duran International) of league's leader Hottur. Moss had a very good evening with a double-double of 32 points and 20 rebounds. Bad luck as Hottur lost that game 68-76 to slightly lower-ranked Valur (#3, 14-4). It was definitely game of the week between two contenders to the title. Hottur still maintains its place as the top team in the standings, even despite this loss. His team belongs to top of the standings with 18-2 record and is considered one of the main candidates for the league title. Moss is a newcomer at Hottur, but is already one of team's top players. He belongs to the best scorers in the league with 24.9ppg (#5). His other stats are also decent: 13.3rpg and 9.1apg.

Third on the list of top players last round was American forward Urald King (198-F-90) of Valur (#3). King scored 25 points and grabbed seventeen rebounds (!!!). Despite King's great performance Valur lost 101-104 in overtime to #2 ranked Fjolnir. But his team cannot count on just a single player as he also needs help of the other teammates especially in such crucial game. The last thing Valur needs is to lose another game like this one. They lose more and more distance to the top teams. Their record is 14 victories and 4 lost games. King has a great season in Iceland. After 11 games, he made it on the list of the league's leaders in points with 21.1ppg (8th best) and rebounds with 10.8rpg (5th best). He also has 2.2bpg and FGP: 59.9%.

Other top performing players last week:
4. Chris Woods (195-F-89) of Hamar - 28 points, 8 rebounds and 3 assists
5. Derek Shouse (188-G-93) of IA - 28 points, 10 rebounds and 9 assists
6. Collin Pryor (200-F-90) of Fjolnir - 22 points, 10 rebounds and 3 assists
7. Erlendur Stefansson (190-G-95) of Hamar - 31 points, 4 rebounds and 2 assists
8. Mirko Virijevic (201-F-81) of Hottur - 24 points and 8 rebounds
9. Oddur Petursson (190-G-93) of Valur - 21 points, 4 rebounds and 4 assists
10. Ari Gylfason (186-PG-89) of FSU - 21 points, 6 rebounds and 2 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)   




Antonio
Hester
Hester re-signs at Tindastoll - 20 hours 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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