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Winner League Standings
 1. Maccabi T-A 14-5 
 2. Hapoel Holon 13-6 
 3. Bnei Hertzeliyya 12-7 
 4. Hapoel Eilat 11-8 
 5. Hapoel J-M 11-8 
 6. Hapoel T-A 10-9 
 7. Maccabi Rishon 10-9 
 8. Maccabi Haifa 9-10 
 9. Ironi Nahariya 8-11 
 10. Galil Gilboa 8-11 
 11. Maccabi Ashdod 5-14 
 12. Maccabi K/G 3-16 
Full Standings
Last:2/21/2017
National League Standings
 1. Hapoel B/S 14-6 
 2. Maccabi Raanana 14-6 
 3. Hapoel K/S 13-7 
 4. Hap.R/G Givat. 13-7 
 5. Macc.Rehovot 12-8 
 6. Ironi K-A 12-8 
 7. Ironi Nes-Ziona 11-9 
 8. Maccabi H/H 10-10 
 9. Hapoel Migd.H. 9-10 
 10. Galil Elion 9-11 
 11. Hapoel Afula 9-11 
 12. Hap.Haifa 7-13 
 13. Ramat Hasharon 4-15 
 14. Ironi Ramat Gan 2-18 
Full Standings
Last:2/21/2017
Artzit Standings
North
 1. Elitzur Ironi 13-1 
 2. Maccabi K/M 13-1 
 3. Hapoel Acre 9-5 
 4. Hapoel Maa lot 9-5 
 5. Beitar K/Y 8-6 
 6. Hapoel E/H 6-6 
 7. Hapoel Jat 6-7 
 8. Hapoel Zefat 6-7 
 9. Macc.Hadera 6-7 
 10. Maccabi P/T 6-8 
 11. Wingate Acad. 3-10 
 12. Hapoel Nesher 2-11 
 13. Hapoel L/H 1-13 
South
 1. Maccabi B/Y 11-2 
 2. Elitzur Yavne 10-3 
 3. Maccabi M/A 9-4 
 4. Maccabi M/S 9-4 
 5. Elitzur Ramla 8-5 
 6. Ironi K/O 6-7 
 7. Elitzur Ashkelon 5-8 
 8. Hapoel H/A 5-8 
 9. Hapoel H/M 5-8 
 10. Hapoel Lod 5-8 
 11. Hapoel B/T 4-9 
 12. Elitzur Macc. A 0-13 
Last:2/9/2017
Euroleague Standings
 1 Real Madrid 17-5 
 2 CSKA 16-6 
 3 Olympiacos 16-6 
 4 Fenerbahce 14-8 
 5 Panathinaikos 13-9 
 6 Crvena Zvezda 12-10 
 7 Baskonia 12-10 
 8 Anadolu Efes 11-11 
 9 Darussafaka 11-11 
 10 Zalgiris 9-13 
 11 Brose Bask. 8-14 
 12 FC Barcelona 8-14 
 13 Maccabi T-A 8-14 
 14 Unics 7-15 
 15 EA7 Armani 7-15 
 16 Galatasaray 7-15 
Last:2/10/2017
Eurocup Standings
Group E
 1 Lokomotiv 5-1 
 2 Gran Canaria 4-2 
 3 Fuenlabrada 2-4 
 4 UCAM Murcia 1-5 
Group F
 1 B.Muenchen 6-0 
 2 Khimky 4-2 
 3 Lietkabelis 2-4 
 4 Ratiopharm 0-6 
Group G
 1 Hapoel J-M 5-1 
 2 Zenit 3-3 
 3 Lietuvos rytas 3-3 
 4 N.Novgorod 1-5 
Group H
 1 Valencia 6-0 
 2 Unicaja 3-3 
 3 Cedevita 2-4 
 4 ALBA 1-5 
Stage One Standings
Last:2/8/2017
Basketball Champions League Standings
Group A
 1. Monaco 12-2 
 2. Banvit BK 11-3 
 3. CEZ Nymburk 10-4 
 4. Aris 8-6 
 5. Fraport SKY 7-7 
 6. Ironi Nahariya 5-9 
 7. Helios 2-12 
 8. Bakken 1-13 
Group B
 1. Le Mans 9-5 
 2. Umana VE 9-5 
 3. Pinar Karsiyaka 9-5 
 4. Avtodor 7-7 
 5. Maccabi Rishon 7-7 
 6. Oradea 6-8 
 7. Kataja Basket 6-8 
 8. Khimik 3-11 
Group C
 1. ASVEL 10-4 
 2. Neptunas 10-4 
 3. EWE Baskets 10-4 
 4. PAOK 7-7 
 5. Ventspils 7-7 
 6. Usak 5-9 
 7. Openjobmetis V. 4-10 
 8. Rosa Radom 3-11 
Group D
 1. Iberostar Tener. 11-3 
 2. Scandone AV 10-4 
 3. Strasbourg 9-5 
 4. Juventus 8-6 
 5. Oostende 6-8 
 6. Cibona 5-9 
 7. Mega Leks 4-10 
 8. Mornar Bar 3-11 
Group E
 1. Besiktas 12-2 
 2. AEK Athens 9-5 
 3. Partizan 8-6 
 4. Ludwigsburg 8-6 
 5. Banco di Srd 7-7 
 6. Spirou 6-8 
 7. Stelmet ZG 4-10 
 8. Szolnok 2-12 
Last:1/25/2017
FIBA Europe Cup Stage Two Standings
Group K
 1. Chalon 5-1 
 2. Gaziantep 5-1 
 3. Sodertalje 1-5 
 4. Targu Mures 1-5 
Group L
 1. Demir IBB 5-1 
 2. Antwerp 4-2 
 3. Gravelines 2-4 
 4. Prievidza 1-5 
Group M
 1. Telekom Bsk 5-1 
 2. Vytautas 4-2 
 3. Oberwart 2-4 
 4. Apoel 1-5 
Group N
 1. Kormend 4-2 
 2. Nanterre 4-2 
 3. Tsmoki-Minsk 3-3 
 4. Bnei Hertzeliyya 1-5 
Group O
 1. Pau-Lacq-Orthez 4-2 
 2. Alba 4-2 
 3. UBT Cluj Napoca 2-4 
 4. BK Pardubice 2-4 
Group P
 1. Groningen 4-2 
 2. Lukoil Acad. 3-3 
 3. Enisey 0-0 
 4. Benfica 0-6 
Group Q
 1. Cibona 0-0 
 2. Ironi Nahariya 0-0 
 3. Kataja Basket 0-0 
 4. Oostende 0-0 
 5. Oradea 0-0 
 6. Spirou 0-0 
 7. Stelmet ZG 0-0 
 8. Usak 0-0 
Stage One Standings
Last:2/9/2017
Stats Leaders
Points Per Game
 Mark LYONS
  Hapoel T-A
  (185-PG-89)
  Avg: 23.4
 1. Lyons, Hapoel T-A23.4 
 2. Wyatt, Hapoel H.18.8 
 3. Milbourne, Hapoel E.17.9 
 4. Tucker, Hapoel T-A17.1 
 5. Siggers, Galil Gilboa17.0 
 6. Holloway, Galil G.16.3 
 7. Simhon, Maccabi Haifa15.6 
 8. Goudelock, Maccabi .15.3 
 9. Griffin, Galil Gilboa15.3 
 10. Dawson, Maccabi .15.2 
Rebounds Per Game
 Karam MASHOUR
  Bnei H.
  (198-F-91)
  Avg: 9.9
 1. Mashour, Bnei H.9.9 
 2. Atkins, Hapoel Holon9.3 
 3. Adrien, Bnei H.9.1 
 4. Holloway, Galil G.8.6 
 5. Singleton, Maccabi .8.0 
 6. Cohen, Maccabi .7.7 
 7. Williams, Hapoel T.7.7 
 8. Carmichael, Maccabi .7.4 
 9. Buckner, Hapoel Eilat7.4 
 10. Howell, Hapoel T-A7.3 
Assists Per Game
 Gregory VARGAS
  Maccabi .
  (180-PG-86)
  Avg: 7.1
 1. Vargas, Maccabi .7.1 
 2. Lyons, Hapoel T-A6.3 
 3. Blatt, Hapoel T-A6.2 
 4. Henry, Hapoel Eilat6.1 
 5. Kitchen, Ironi N.5.7 
 6. Mekel, Maccabi T-A5.1 
 7. Taylor, Hapoel Holon4.9 
 8. Ben-Chimol, Maccabi .4.8 
 9. Perez Kaufma., Maccabi .4.7 
 10. Weems, Maccabi T-A4.5 
Steals Per Game
 Justin CARTER
  Maccabi .
  (193-G/F-87)
  Avg: 2.4
 1. Carter, Maccabi .2.4 
 2. Shuchman, Galil G.2.2 
 3. Howell, Hapoel T-A1.9 
 4. Ben-Chimol, Maccabi .1.9 
 5. Perez Kaufma., Maccabi .1.9 
 6. Skjoldebrand, Ironi N.1.7 
 7. Blayzer, Maccabi .1.7 
 8. Henry, Hapoel Eilat1.7 
 9. Workman, Maccabi .1.7 
 10. Ben-Zvi, Galil G.1.7 
Blocks Per Game
 Reginald BUCKNER
  Hapoel Eilat
  (206-F-91)
  Avg: 1.9
 1. Buckner, Hapoel Eilat1.9 
 2. Griffin, Galil Gilboa1.7 
 3. Segev, Maccabi T-A1.7 
 4. Stoudemire, Hapoel J.1.4 
 5. Adrien, Bnei H.1.3 
 6. Jones, Hapoel J-M1.2 
 7. Chubrevich, Hapoel H.1.1 
 8. Mitchell, Maccabi .1.1 
 9. Dawson, Maccabi .1.0 
 10. Holloway, Galil G.0.9 
Player of the Week

 Mark Lyons
  Hapoel T-A
  ( 185-PG-89 )
  

 Storm Warren
  Maccabi H/H
  ( 201-PF-104-88 )
  
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Next Round Schedule

Round 20 (Regular Season)

Macc.Ashdod Feb.26 Hap.Eilat 76%
Bnei Hertzel 75% Feb.26 Ironi Nahari
Galil Gilboa 78% Feb.26 Maccabi K/G
Hap.Holon 69% Feb.26 Hapoel T-A
Macc.Rishon 55% Feb.26 Hapoel J-M
Maccabi T-A 67% Feb.26 Macc.Haifa
Next Round Schedule

Round 21 (Regular Season)

Ironi Ramat Feb.28 Ironi Nes-Zi 76%
Hap.Afula 54% Feb.28 Hap.R/G Giv
Hapoel K/S 70% Feb.28 Galil Elion
Hap.Haifa Feb.28 Macc.Raanana 77%
Macc.Rehovot 62% Feb.28 Hapoel B/S
Maccabi H/H 72% Feb.28 Ramat Hashar
Hap.Migd.H. Feb.28 Ironi K-A 61%
Next Round Schedule

Round 23 (Regular Season)

Anadolu Efes 69% Feb.24 Baskonia
Brose Bask. Feb.24 Zalgiris 51%
Panathinaiko 76% Feb.24 Unics
Real Madrid 73% Feb.24 Darussafaka
Crvena Zvezd Feb.23 Galatasaray 51%
CSKA 75% Feb.23 Maccabi T-A
EA7 Armani 68% Feb.23 FC Barcelona
Fenerbahce 57% Feb.23 Olympiacos
Next Round Schedule

Game 1 (Quarter-Finals)

Lokomotiv 71% Feb.28 Zenit
B.Muenchen 84% Feb.28 Unicaja
Hapoel J-M 57% Feb.28 Gran Canaria
Valencia 76% Feb.28 Khimky
Next Round Schedule

Game 2 (Play-Offs)

Strasbourg 72% Feb.22 Aris
Umana VE 71% Feb.22 Ventspils
Partizan Feb.22 PAOK 54%
Ludwigsburg Feb.22 Macc.Rishon 54%
Next Round Schedule

Round 2 (1/8 Finals)

Gaziantep 50% Feb.22 Ironi Nahari
Chalon 66% Feb.22 Kormend
Pau-Lacq-Ort 50% Feb.22 Oostende
Nanterre 50% Feb.22 Spirou
Usak 50% Feb.22 Oradea
Demir IBB 57% Feb.22 Enisey
Cibona 50% Feb.22 Stelmet ZG
Kataja Bsk 50% Feb.22 Telekom Bsk
An interview with California's Israeli Freshman Avigiel Cohen - Nov 15, 2010


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The Israeli U18 national team star Avigiel Cohen (180-F-92) decided to leave Israel and play for The University of California, Berkeley.Netanel Dahan asked her some questions:

Q1:
Personally you had a great summer while you averaged 18 ppg (4th in the tournament),8.6 rpg,3.6 apg,and 3.4 spg (3rd in the tournament),in the European Championships U18 Division B,but as a team the Isareli youth national team in both women and men are still in the division B,do you think that the national teams are worth more than that?.

Cohen:
As a player that grew up with the national team (from 14 years old) I can tell that the emphasis in our programs is to develop players. Yes, its true that we want to be in Division A but at the same time the coaches always tells us that the present is not that important, whats important is that we will develop to be professional players.

Q2:
Although you bore in LA you grew up in Israel,and to leave a place that you grew up in it's always tough thing to do,especially to a young person,how was this change for you?.

Cohen:
When I first came to Berkeley, I saw how different the European culture and the American are. I feel that so far, I am dealing with this challenge and I actually surprised myself how quickly I adjusted to the system. The people here have been supportive and they help me with anything I need.

Q3:
What are the diffrence between the European training and the college training?.

Cohen:
I have never played or practice in a professional basketball team back in Israel, so I can only compare it to High school level of practice. There is nothing like that in Israel. I feel that everything here is so organized, everybody knows their job and the practice is more intense. every week you feel stronger.

Q4:
Do you think that your development in the college is better than in Israel?.

Cohen:
Yes. I feel that as a person as well, not only as a player. Being by myself so far from home, and competing in such a high level I believe that I made the right decision.

Q5:
Does playing for the national team made you a better player?

Cohen:
There are no words to describe how proud I feel every time I put the Israeli uniform on my body. This is who I am, I am Israeli, I play for my country and its an astonishing emotion. Being in the stats also mean to represent your country, therefore everywhere I go I say that Im from Israel. I also volunteer in the Jewish Community and a part of the Jewish organization on campus Hillel.

Q6:
Why did you chose to go and playing for the University of Berkely California?.

Cohen:
I always knew I wanted to go and play college basketball. When I spoke with my parents about it, they told me that before I choose a school I have to make sure the academics are also as good as the basketball. The University of California Berkeley is the perfect match for those two. And on top of that California is one of the best places to live in the world, I love it here!.

Q7:
Shay Doron and Omri Casspi managed to get drafted and play for the best leagues in the world (the NBA and the WNBA),do you think about the WNBA as an option?.

Cohen:
I think that my goal right now is to graduate and to get my degree. Basketball is not everything in life and I have to take care of my future. Thinking of the WNBA is too early.

Q8:
The Israeli seniors woemn national team has progressed 3 times in a row to the European championship,do you think we can finally win an international title in the near future?.

Cohen:
Yes. I believe that every year we get better and this is the time to pick the fruits. We have really good playes in our senior national team and I think we can do it.

Q9:
Where do you wants to see yourself 5 years from now?.

Cohen:
With a BA from The University of California, Berkeley. Healthy! so I can continue with basketball and with my family.

In the meanwhile California started the season very well and won all its 3 games.   




Mark Lyons
Israeli Winner League round 19 best performance: Mark Lyons (by Court Side) - 17 hours ago
American Point guard Mark Lyons (185-PG-89, agency: Higher Vision Sports) had a great game in the last round for Hapoel T-A, receiving a Court Side Player of the Week award for round 19. The 27-year old player was the main contributor (35 points, four rebounds and six assists) to his team's victory, helping them to crush Ironi Nahariya (#9, 8-11) with 21-point margin 92-71. Hapoel T-A maintains the 6th position in Israeli Winner League. Hapoel T-A is a typical solid league team placed som...   [read more]

Reginald
Buckner
Winner League Round 19: Hapoel Holon are defeated by Hapoel Eilat - 1 day ago
The teams have now bigger motivation at this stage of Regular Season. Every game can be crucial and decide about teams' position at the end of Regular Season. The game between second ranked Hapoel Holon (13-6) and fifth ranked Hapoel Eilat (11-8) was the most important one in the last round on Sunday night. Hapoel Holon was defeated by Hapoel Eilat in Eilat 81-66. It ended at the same time the four-game winning streak of Hapoel Holon. The hosts trailed by 1 point after first quarter, but...   [read more]

Storm Warren
Best players of Israeli National League round 19 - 4 days ago
American Storm Warren (201-PF-88, agency: Octagon Europe) had a great game in the last round for Maccabi H/H and that's him to receive a Eurobasket.com National League Player of the Week award for round 19. The 28-year old power forward had a double-double of 35 points and twenty one rebounds, while his team beat Hap.R/G Givat. (#4, 12-7) 92-84. Maccabi H/H maintains the 8th position in Israeli National League. Maccabi H/H is a typical solid league team placed somewhere in the middle or a...   [read more]


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