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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
Best players of Icelandic D1 round 23 - Feb 26, 2017


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Urald King
American Urald King (198-F-90) put on an extraordinary performance in the last round for Valur and that's him to receive a Eurobasket.com D1 Player of the Week award for round 23.
The 26-year old forward had the game-high 24 points adding eight rebounds and two assists for Valur in his team's victory, helping them to beat FSU (#7, 7-14) 81-76. Valur maintains the 3rd position in Icelandic D1. They would have been even better if they hadn't lost a few games earlier this season. Valur will need more victories to improve their 15-4 record. King turned to be Valur's top player in his first season with the team. SE Oklahoma State University graduate has very impressive stats this year. King is in league's top in points (6th best: 21.6ppg), rebounds (5th best: 11.1rpg) and averages solid 2.3bpg,2.2spg and 57.6% FGP.

The second most remarkable performance in last round's games was 22-year old guard Robert Sigurdsson (187-G-94) of second-ranked Fjolnir. Sigurdsson impressed basketball fans with 35 points, 3 rebounds and 6 assists. Bad luck as Fjolnir was edged by slightly lower-ranked Breidablik (#4, 13-7) 88-85. It was definitely game of the week between two contenders to the title. Fjolnir still maintains its place in the top 2 of the standings, even despite this loss. His team's 16-5 record is not bad at all. Sigurdsson is one of the most experienced players at Fjolnir and has a reputation of one of team's most reliable players.

The third best performed player last round was American Terrance Motley (201-F-91) of FSu (#7). Motley got into 30-points club by scoring 36 points in the last round. He went also for fifteen rebounds . Despite Motley's great performance FSU lost 76-81 to the higher-ranked Valur (#3, 15-4). But his team cannot count on just a single shooter as he also needs help of the other teammates. The chances of FSU not to end season at such low position in the league, however are less than slim as they have already lost 14 games, recording just seven victories. With bigger assistance of his teammates, Motley could try to bring FSU's a little bit higher in the standings. Motley has individually a great season in Iceland. After 21 games, he made it on the list of the league's leaders in points with 31.3ppg (best scorer) and rebounds with 13.0rpg (3rd best). He also has 2.2spg, 1.1bpg and FGP: 53.0%.

Other top performing players last week:
4. Tyrone Garland (185-G-92) of Breidablik - 38 points, 3 rebounds and 5 assists
5. Collin Pryor (200-F-90) of Fjolnir - 20 points and 13 rebounds
6. Gudjon Gudjonsson (198-F-95) of Hamar - 18 points, 9 rebounds and 3 assists
7. Birgir Petursson (205-C-86) of Valur - 18 points, 6 rebounds and 2 assists
8. Jon Kristjansson (197-C-83) of IA - 11 points and 12 rebounds
9. Hinrik Gudbjartsson (185-PG-96) of Vestri - 24 points, 8 rebounds and 6 assists
10. Derek Shouse (188-G-93) of IA - 20 points, 6 rebounds and 8 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)   




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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