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 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
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 3. Fjolnir 19-5 
 4. Breidablik 16-8 
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 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 

Haukur Palsson's double-double lands him Player of the Week award among Icelandic playing currently abroad: - Mar 16, 2017


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Traditionally, every week we bring you a list of the top performances of Icelandic who are currently playing abroad.


Haukur Palsson
Haukur Palsson
   #1. This week's number one is an international small forward Haukur Palsson (197-92, college: Maryland, currently plays in France). He could not help SPO Rouen (10-12) in their last game. Despite Palsson's very good performance SPO Rouen lost 75-87 on the road to the leading JL Bourg. He had a double-double by scoring 21 points and getting 11 rebounds in 37 minutes on the court. It was SPO Rouen's first loss after four consecutive victories. It's Palsson's first season with the team. Palsson has relatively good stats this year: 12.3ppg, 5.2rpg, 3.8apg, 1.1spg, 2FGP: 39.8%, 3FGP: 40.7% and FT: 75.7% in 19 games he played so far. He is currently a member of the Icelandic senior national team.

Elvar Fridriksson
Elvar Fridriksson
   #2. Second place goes to an international guard Elvar Fridriksson (183-94, college: LIU Brooklyn, currently plays in NCAA2). Fridriksson led Barry University to a victory against the Eckerd College (13-5) 91-87 in the NCAA2 last Saturday. He recorded 29 points (!!!), 5 rebounds and 8 assists. It was the game of the round between two top 4 ranked teams. The Barry University has a solid 13-5 record this season. There are only two games left until the end of the NCAA2 National Tournament Round 1. So now every game will be critical. Fridriksson has individually a very good season with high stats. He averages: 18.5ppg, 4.5rpg, 7.4apg, 1.4spg, 2FGP: 56.8%(96-169), 3FGP: 38.2% and FT: 87.0%. Ex-UMFN Njardvik player is in the roster of the Icelandic senior national team.

Jon Gudmundsson
Jon Gudmundsson
   #3. The Icelandic player who performed third best last week abroad was U20 international guard Jon Gudmundsson (193-96, currently plays college basketball in the States). Gudmundsson contributed to Davidson's victory against the La Salle University (9-9) 82-73 in the NCAA on Thursday night. He scored 16 points, had 4 rebounds and dished 7 assists in 34 minutes. The Davidson College has 8-10 conference record this season. The Regular Season already ended in the NCAA. This year Gudmundsson's overall stats are: 8.2ppg, 4.0rpg, 3.5apg, 1.1spg, 2FGP: 52.4%, 3FGP: 32.7% and FT: 73.3% in 31 games. He is also a member of the Icelandic U20 national team.

Martin Hermannsson
Martin Hermannsson
   #4. Guard Martin Hermannsson (190-94, college: LIU Brooklyn, currently plays in France) was the major contributor in Charleville-Mezieres' victory against the closely-ranked ADA Blois (12-10) 88-70 in the French ProB (second division) in Saturday night's game. Hermannsson recorded 16 points and added 6 passes; quite an impressive performance considering it's only his third season in pro basketball. Etoile Charleville-Mezieres (13-9) is placed third in the ProB. This season Hermannsson has very high stats. He averages: 17.6ppg, 3.9rpg and 5.8apg. Hermannsson is also Icelandic national team player.

Aegir Steinarsson
Aegir Steinarsson
   #5. International point guard Aegir Steinarsson (185-91, agency: Pro Partner Sports Management, college: Newberry, currently plays in Spain) contributed to an easy victory against the tenth-ranked Palma (14-13) 85-66 in the Spanish LEB Gold (second division) last Friday. He scored 9 points and added 4 assists in 22 minutes. San Pablo Inmobiliaria Miraflores Burgos (18-9) is placed second in the LEB Gold. This year Steinarsson's total stats are: 5.4ppg, 2.5rpg and 3.7apg in 27 games. He plays currently for the Icelandic national team.

Ragnar Nathanaelsson
Ragnar Nathanaelsson
   #6. Center Ragnar Nathanaelsson (218-91, currently plays in Spain) managed to help Arcos Albacete Basket to win against the closely-ranked Gandia (7-17) 89-87 in the Spanish LEB Silver (third division) on Sunday night. Nathanaelsson scored only 4 points and grabbed 4 rebounds. Arcos Albacete Basket (6-18) is placed second from the bottom (#15) in the LEB Silver. They ended the series of eight consecutive loses. Nathanaelsson has averaged so far 4.0ppg and 4.9rpg. He is an international player who is currently on the senior Icelandic National Team roster.


Other top Icelandic players, who play abroad:

Jakob Sigurdarson (192-PG-82) plays for Boras Basket in Swedish Basketligan
Axel Karason (193-SF-83) plays for Svendborg in Danish Ligaen
Jovan Zdravevski (198-F-80) plays for IK Eos in Swedish Basketettan
Sigurdur Thorsteinsson (204-C-88) plays for AE Larissas in Greek A2  




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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