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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
Dominos League Round 17 of Regular Season - Feb 19, 2017


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There was a change at the Dominos League leadership position after last games. Round 17 most important game was a defeat of league's leader KR (13-4). They were defeated by sixth ranked Thor AK (9-8) 83-65 on Friday night. It ended at the same time the five-game winning streak of KR. The game without a history. Thor AK led from the first minutes and controlled entire game increasing their lead in each quarter. Thor AK had a 28-17 advantage in offensive rebounds. American guard George Beamon (193-91, college: Manhattan) stepped up and scored 19 points, 7 rebounds and 4 assists for the winners and international center Tryggvi Hlinason (215-97) chipped in 16 points and 12 rebounds (on 7-of-8 shooting from the field). Forward Thorir Thorbjarnarsson (196-98) responded with 12 points. KR's coach Finnur Stefansson rotated ten players seeing no chance for a win. Thor AK moved-up to fifth place, which they share with Thor Thorl. Defending champion KR still keeps top position with four games lost. They were joined at the leadership position by Stjarnan who have the same record. KR will play next round against IR trying to make it back to the top of the standings. It will be a derby game for which supporters look forward to, where their team will face at home their local rival from Reykjavik - IR. Thor AK will try to continue on its current victory against sixth ranked Thor Thorl in Thorlakshofn.
The game had a very big importance for second-ranked Stjarnan as it allowed them to take a leadership position after previous leader's (KR) loss. Stjarnan defeated 4th placed Thor Thorl at home 86-78. The former international power forward Hlynur Baeringsson (200-82) nailed a double-double by scoring 20 points, 12 rebounds, 7 assists and 5 blocks (perfect from the field making all eight shots !!!) for the winning side and Anthony Odunsi accounted for 20 points and 12 rebounds. American guard Tobin Carberry (193-91, college: LIU Post, agency: HMS) came up with a double-double by scoring 30 points and 14 rebounds (was perfect 10-for-10 from the free throw line !!!) for Thor Thorl in the defeat. Stjarnan have a solid series of three victories in a row. As mentioned above they are at the top of the standings, which they share with KR. Thor Thorl at the other side dropped to the fifth place with eight games lost. They share the position with Thor AK. Thor Thorl will play next round against Thor AK trying to get back on the winning streak. Stjarnan will try to continue on its current victory against third ranked Tindastoll at Sauoarkrokur.
Bottom-ranked Snaefell (0-17) is still winless. This time they could not use their home court advantage losing their 17th consecutive match to third ranked Tindastoll (12-5) 104-59 on Thursday evening. The best player for the winners was Antonio Hester who had a double-double by scoring 43 points (!!!) and 11 rebounds. Arni Hrafnsson produced 12 points and 7 rebounds for the hosts. The winner was already known earlier in the game, so both coaches allowed to play the bench players saving starting five for next games. Tindastoll maintains third place with 12-5 record behind leader Stjarnan. Loser Snaefell still closes the standings. Tindastoll will meet at home league's leader Stjarnan in the next round and it will be for sure the game of the week. Snaefell will play against Skallagrimur (#11) in Borgarnes and hopes to get finally their first victory.
The game in Njardvik was also worth to mention about. Fourth ranked Grindavik (10-7) played at the court of 7th ranked Njardvik (8-9). Grindavik managed to secure a 8-point victory 87-79. It ended at the same time the four-game winning streak of Njardvik. Lewis Clinch orchestrated the victory by scoring 21 points and 8 rebounds. Both coaches used bench players which allowed the starters a little rest for the next games. Grindavik have a solid series of three victories in a row. They maintain fourth place with 10-7 record. Njardvik at the other side keeps the seventh position with nine games lost. Grindavik's next round opponent will be Keflavik (#7) at home. Njardvik will play against Haukar in Hafnarfjordur and hope to win that game.

In the last two games of round 17 Haukar was destroyed by IR on the opponent's court 91-69. Keflavik managed to outperform Skallagrimur in a home game 93-80.

Njardvik - Grindavik 79-87

The game in Njardvik was also worth to mention about. Fourth ranked Grindavik (10-7) played at the court of 7th ranked Njardvik (8-9). Grindavik managed to secure a 8-point victory 87-79. It ended at the same time the four-game winning streak of Njardvik. The guests started the game with a very strong first quarter 28-17. But Njardvik won second period 29-20. However it was not enough to take a lead and get a victory that evening. The game was decided in the last minutes when Grindavik won last quarter 23-16. They made 20-of-24 charity shots (83.3 percent) during the game. They brought some defensive toughness making 11 blocks. American-Dominican guard Lewis Clinch (191-87, college: Georgia Tech) orchestrated the victory by scoring 21 points and 8 rebounds. The former international guard Olafur Olafsson (194-90) contributed with a double-double by scoring 17 points and 10 rebounds for the winners. The former international Logi Gunnarsson (190-81) answered with 20 points and guard Bjorn Kristjansson (188-92) added 12 points and 4 assists in the effort for Njardvik. Four Njardvik players scored in double figures. Both coaches used bench players which allowed the starters a little rest for the next games. Grindavik have a solid series of three victories in a row. They maintain fourth place with 10-7 record. Njardvik at the other side keeps the seventh position with nine games lost. Grindavik's next round opponent will be Keflavik (#7) at home. Njardvik will play against Haukar in Hafnarfjordur and hope to win that game.
Top scorers:
Grindavik: L.Clinch 21+8reb+1ast, D.Jonsson 19+2reb+6ast, O.Olafsson 17+10reb+2ast, T.Finnbogason 11+2reb, I.Thor Gudmundsson 10+1reb+3ast, T.Olafsson 5+9reb+1ast
Njardvik: L.Gunnarsson 20+3reb+3ast, J.Atkinson 12+5reb+1ast, B.Kristjansson 12+3reb+4ast, A.Asgeirsson 10+5reb, J.Olafsson 8+3reb, J.Sverrisson 7+5reb+1ast
gschID: 491966


Thor AK - KR 83-65

There was a change at the Dominos League leadership position after last games. Round 17 most important game was a defeat of league's leader KR (13-4). They were defeated by sixth ranked Thor AK (9-8) 83-65 on Friday night. It ended at the same time the five-game winning streak of KR. The game without a history. Thor AK led from the first minutes and controlled entire game increasing their lead in each quarter. Thor AK had a 28-17 advantage in offensive rebounds. American guard George Beamon (193-91, college: Manhattan) stepped up and scored 19 points, 7 rebounds and 4 assists for the winners and international center Tryggvi Hlinason (215-97) chipped in 16 points and 12 rebounds (on 7-of-8 shooting from the field). Forward Thorir Thorbjarnarsson (196-98) responded with 12 points and the former international forward Sigurdur Thorvaldsson (201-80) scored 10 points and 7 rebounds. Both teams had five players each who scored in double figures. KR's coach Finnur Stefansson rotated ten players seeing no chance for a win. Thor AK moved-up to fifth place, which they share with Thor Thorl. Defending champion KR still keeps top position with four games lost. They were joined at the leadership position by Stjarnan who have the same record. KR will play next round against IR trying to make it back to the top of the standings. It will be a derby game for which supporters look forward to, where their team will face at home their local rival from Reykjavik - IR. Thor AK will try to continue on its current victory against sixth ranked Thor Thorl in Thorlakshofn.
Top scorers:
Thor AK: G.Beamon 19+7reb+4ast, T.Hlinason 16+12reb, I.Rafn Ingvarsson 15+3reb+6ast, T.Johannsson 12+4reb+1ast, D.Lewis 10+6reb+3ast, R.Fridriksson 7+2reb+1ast
KR: T.Thorbjarnarsson 12+4reb+2ast, P.Alawoya 12+5reb+1ast, S.Thorvaldsson 10+7reb+1ast, D.Hilmarsson 10+2reb+2ast, J.Stefansson 10+1reb+3ast, A.Hermannsson 7+2reb+1ast
gschID: 491969


IR - Haukar 91-69

The game between closely ranked teams ended with 10th ranked Haukar's (6-11) road loss to ninth ranked IR (8-9) 69-91. The game was mostly controlled by IR. Haukar was better in second period 22-17. But it was not enough to take a lead and get a victory that evening. They dominated down low during the game scoring 56 of its points in the paint compared to Haukar's 34 and made 20-of-25 charity shots (80.0 percent) during the game. IR forced 24 Haukar turnovers. Strangely Haukar outrebounded IR 37-23 including 25 on the defensive glass. They brought some defensive toughness making 8 blocks. Point guard Matthias Sigurdarson (180-94, college: Columbus St.) orchestrated the victory by scoring 27 points and 4 assists. American forward Danero Thomas (196-86, college: Murray St.) contributed with 23 points and 5 steals for the winners. Four IR players scored in double figures. American guard Sherrod Wright (193-91, college: George Mason) answered with 26 points and 6 rebounds and forward Hjalmar Stefansson (196-96) added 20 points and 8 rebounds in the effort for Haukar. Since the result was very predictable, it gave the chance for the coaches to test many bench players and allowed the starting five to rest. IR moved-up to seventh place, which they share with Keflavik and Njardvik. Haukar at the other side keeps the tenth position with 11 games lost. IR's supporters look forward to an exciting derby game next round, where their team will travel locally in Reykjavik to the arena KR.
Top scorers:
IR: M.Sigurdarson 27+4reb+4ast, D.Thomas 23+4reb+2ast, H.Hjalmarsson 13+2reb, S.Claessen 12+1reb+2ast, Q.Hankins-Cole 7+6reb+6ast, D.Berg Gretarsson 4+2reb+3ast
Haukar: S.Wright 26+6reb+3ast, H.Stefansson 20+8reb, F.Magnusson 12+6reb+1ast, H.Oskarsson 7+2reb+3ast, C.Bowen 2+3reb, E.Barja 2+2reb+1ast
gschID: 491967


Stjarnan - Thor Thorl 86-78

The game had a very big importance for second-ranked Stjarnan as it allowed them to take a leadership position after previous leader's (KR) loss. Stjarnan defeated 4th placed Thor Thorl at home 86-78. Thor Thorl was tied at the half but could not keep up in last two quarters eventually losing the game. Stjarnan players were unselfish on offense dishing 22 assists comparing to just 7 passes made by Thor Thorl's players. The former international power forward Hlynur Baeringsson (200-82) nailed a double-double by scoring 20 points, 12 rebounds, 7 assists and 5 blocks (perfect from the field making all eight shots !!!) for the winning side and Nigerian-American guard Anthony Odunsi (193-92, college: Houston Baptist) accounted for 20 points and 12 rebounds. Five Stjarnan players scored in double figures. American guard Tobin Carberry (193-91, college: LIU Post, agency: HMS) came up with a double-double by scoring 30 points and 14 rebounds (was perfect 10-for-10 from the free throw line !!!) and naturalized Polish Maciej Baginski (195-95) added 23 points and 5 rebounds respectively for Thor Thorl in the defeat. Stjarnan have a solid series of three victories in a row. As mentioned above they are at the top of the standings, which they share with KR. Thor Thorl at the other side dropped to the fifth place with eight games lost. They share the position with Thor AK. Thor Thorl will play next round against Thor AK trying to get back on the winning streak. Stjarnan will try to continue on its current victory against third ranked Tindastoll at Sauoarkrokur.
Top scorers:
Stjarnan: H.Baeringsson 20+12reb+7ast, A.Odunsi 20+12reb+3ast, M.Valdimarsson 18+5reb, E.Aevarsson 14+2reb+1ast, T.Tomasson 13+3reb+4ast, M.Gudmundsson 1+1reb+1ast
Thor Thorl: T.Carberry 30+14reb+3ast, M.Baginski 23+5reb+1ast, E.Einarsson 9+5reb, R.Bragason 7+7reb+2ast, O.Jonsson 6+5reb, H.Hermannsson 3+2reb+1ast
gschID: 491968


Keflavik - Skallagrimur 93-80

Rather predictable result when eighth ranked Keflavik (8-9) defeated at home 11th ranked Skallagrimur (6-11) 93-80. The game was mostly controlled by Keflavik. Skallagrimur was better in fourth quarter 27-25. But it was not enough to take a lead and get a victory that evening. Keflavik players were unselfish on offense dishing 21 assists. American forward Amin Stevens (203-90, college: Florida A&M) orchestrated the victory with a double-double by scoring 31 points, 20 rebounds and 4 assists. The former international guard Hordur Vilhjalmsson (194-88) contributed with a double-double by scoring 14 points, 8 rebounds and 11 assists for the winners. American forward Flenard Whitfield (200-90, college: W.Michigan) answered with a double-double by scoring 23 points and 17 rebounds and point guard Sigtryggur Bjornsson (180-93) added 23 points and 7 rebounds in the effort for Skallagrimur. Skallagrimur's coach Finnur Jonsson tested twelve players in this game, but that didn't help. Keflavik moved-up to seventh place, which they share with Njardvik and IR. Skallagrimur lost fifth consecutive game. Newly promoted team dropped to the tenth position with 11 games lost. Keflavik's next round opponent will be higher ranked Grindavik (#4) on the road and it will be quite challenging to get another victory. Skallagrimur will play against Snaefell (#12) and it may be a tough game between close rivals.
Top scorers:
Keflavik: A.Stevens 31+20reb+4ast, G.Jonsson 22+6reb, H.Vilhjalmsson 14+8reb+11ast, D.Lar Jonsson 9+2reb+4ast, R.Dupree 6+5reb+1ast, M.Traustason 6+2reb
Skallagrimur: F.Whitfield 23+17reb, S.Bjornsson 23+7reb+1ast, M.Gunnarsson 9+2reb+3ast, E.Halldorsson 9+9reb+4ast, D.Flake 4+3reb+1ast, K.Gislason 4+3reb
gschID: 491965


Snaefell - Tindastoll 59-104

Bottom-ranked Snaefell (0-17) is still winless. This time they could not use their home court advantage losing their 17th consecutive match to third ranked Tindastoll (12-5) 104-59 on Thursday evening. The game without a history. Tindastoll led from the first minutes and controlled entire game increasing their lead in each quarter. They dominated down low during the game scoring 56 of its points in the paint compared to Snaefell's 34 and made 18-of-23 free shots (78.3 percent) during the game. Tindastoll forced 27 Snaefell turnovers. They looked well-organized offensively handing out 26 assists. The best player for the winners was American forward Antonio Hester (198-90, college: Mobile, AL) who had a double-double by scoring 43 points (!!!) and 11 rebounds. Guard Petur Birgisson (185-96) chipped in 20 points, 6 rebounds, 8 assists and 5 steals. Hester is a former Eurobasket Summer League player, which is considered top international summer league in the market. Guard Arni Hrafnsson (185-98) produced 12 points and 7 rebounds and Swedish forward Andre Michelsson (188-97) added 16 points respectively for the hosts. The winner was already known earlier in the game, so both coaches allowed to play the bench players saving starting five for next games. Tindastoll maintains third place with 12-5 record behind leader Stjarnan. Loser Snaefell still closes the standings. Tindastoll will meet at home league's leader Stjarnan in the next round and it will be for sure the game of the week. Snaefell will play against Skallagrimur (#11) in Borgarnes and hopes to get finally their first victory.
Top scorers:
Tindastoll: A.Hester 43+11reb+2ast, P.Birgisson 20+6reb+8ast, B.Rikhardsson 10+8reb+6ast, H.Margeirsson 9+2reb+1ast, F.Bjarnason 9+2reb+2ast, H.Viggosson 6+3reb+2ast
Snaefell: A.Michelsson 16+1reb+2ast, A.Hrafnsson 12+7reb+3ast, T.Saethorsson 9+2reb, V.Alexandersson 8+4reb+2ast, C.Covile 5+1reb+2ast, G.Helgason 3+1reb+1ast
gschID: 491964


  




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