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Winner League Standings
 1. Hapoel J-M 2-0 
 2. Maccabi T-A 2-0 
 3. Ironi Nahariya 1-1 
 4. Bnei Hertzeliya 1-1 
 5. Hapoel Eilat 1-1 
 6. Ironi Nes-Ziona 1-1 
 7. Galil Gilboa 1-1 
 8. Hapoel T-A 1-1 
 9. Maccabi Haifa 0-0 
 10. Maccabi Ashdod 0-1 
 11. Maccabi Rishon 0-1 
 12. Hapoel Holon 0-2 
Full Standings
Last:10/17/2017
National League Standings
 1. Elitzur K-A 1-0 
 2. Hap.Haifa 1-0 
 3. Hap.R/G Givat. 1-0 
 4. Macc.Rehovot 1-0 
 5. Maccabi H/H 1-0 
 6. Maccabi K/G 1-0 
 7. Hapoel Galilee 0-0 
 8. Elitzur Yavne 0-1 
 9. Hapoel Afula 0-1 
 10. Hapoel B/S 0-1 
 11. Hapoel K/S 0-1 
 12. Hapoel Migd.H. 0-1 
 13. Maccabi K/M 0-1 
 14. Maccabi Raanana 0-1 
Full Standings
Last:10/18/2017
Artzit Standings
North
 1. Beitar K/Y 0-0 
 2. Elitzur G/S 0-0 
 3. Elitzur Ironi 0-0 
 4. Hapoel Acre 0-0 
 5. Hapoel E/H 0-0 
 6. Hapoel Jat 0-0 
 7. Hapoel Maa lot 0-0 
 8. Hapoel N/E 0-0 
 9. Hapoel Zefat 0-0 
 10. Ironi K/O 0-0 
 11. Macc.Carmiel 0-0 
 12. Ramat Hasharon 0-0 
South
 1. City Center 0-0 
 2. Elitzur Ashkelon 0-0 
 3. Elitzur Ramla 0-0 
 4. Hapoel G/N 0-0 
 5. Hapoel H/A 0-0 
 6. Hapoel H/M 0-0 
 7. Hapoel Lod 0-0 
 8. Hapoel M/M 0-0 
 9. Maccabi B/Y 0-0 
 10. Maccabi M/A 0-0 
 11. Maccabi M/S 0-0 
 12. Maccabi P/T 0-0 
Last:9/16/2017
Euroleague Standings
$$Euroleague Standings
 1 CSKA 1-0 
 2 FC Barcelona 1-0 
 3 Khimki 1-0 
 4 Maccabi T-A 1-0 
 5 Olympiacos 1-0 
 6 Real Madrid 1-0 
 7 Unicaja 1-0 
 8 Zalgiris 1-0 
 9 Anadolu Efes 0-1 
 10 Baskonia 0-1 
 11 Brose Bask. 0-1 
 12 Crvena Zvezda 0-1 
 13 EA7 Armani 0-1 
 14 Fenerbahce 0-1 
 15 Panathinaikos 0-1 
 16 Valencia 0-1 
$$ANGT Standings
 1 ALBA Berlin 0-0 
 2 Bayern U18 0-0 
 3 BBA U18 0-0 
 4 Cedevita U18 0-0 
 5 CFBB 0-0 
 6 Cibona U18 0-0 
 7 Cr.Zvezda U18 0-0 
 8 CSKA U18 0-0 
 9 Darussafaka U18 0-0 
 10 Estudiantes U18 0-0 
 11 FCB U18 0-0 
 12 Fenerbahce U18 0-0 
 13 GBA U18 0-0 
 14 Gran Canaria U18 0-0 
 15 Joventut U18 0-0 
 16 L.Rytas U18 0-0 
 17 Las Palmas U18 0-0 
 18 LHospitalet U18 0-0 
 19 Macc.TA U18 0-0 
 20 Mega Bemax U18 0-0 
 21 Panathinaikos U18 0-0 
 22 Partizan U18 0-0 
 23 Real Madrid U18 0-0 
 24 Seville U18 0-0 
 25 Skyliners U18 0-0 
 26 Spars U18 0-0 
 27 Stellazzurra U18 0-0 
 28 U.Olimpija U18 0-0 
 29 Unicaja U18 0-0 
 30 USK U18 0-0 
 31 VEF U18 0-0 
 32 Zalgiris U18 0-0 
Last:10/13/2017
Eurocup Standings
Group A
 1 Darussafaka 2-0 
 2 Fiat TO 2-0 
 3 Unics 2-0 
 4 Andorra 0-2 
 5 Cedevita 0-2 
 6 Paris-Levallois 0-2 
Group B
 1 B.Muenchen 2-0 
 2 Buducnost 2-0 
 3 Grissin Bon RE 1-1 
 4 Lietkabelis 1-1 
 5 Galatasaray 0-2 
 6 Hapoel J-M 0-2 
Group C
 1 Lokomotiv 2-0 
 2 Limoges 1-1 
 3 RETAbet BB 1-1 
 4 ALBA 1-1 
 5 Lietuvos rytas 1-1 
 6 Partizan NIS 0-2 
Group D
 1 ASVEL 1-1 
 2 Dolomiti En. TR 1-1 
 3 Gran Canaria 1-1 
 4 Ratiopharm 1-1 
 5 Tofas 1-1 
 6 Zenit 1-1 
Last:10/18/2017
Basketball Champions League Standings
Group A
 1 Monaco 2-0 
 2 Pinar Karsiyaka 2-0 
 3 UCAM Murcia 2-0 
 4 Enisey 1-1 
 5 EWE Baskets 1-1 
 6 Banco di Srd 0-2 
 7 Hapoel Holon 0-2 
 8 Juventus 0-2 
Group B
 1 Gaziantep 2-0 
 2 Neptunas 2-0 
 3 Iberostar Tener. 1-1 
 4 Ventspils 1-1 
 5 Chalon 1-1 
 6 Ludwigsburg 1-1 
 7 Betaland Cdo 0-2 
 8 PAOK 0-2 
Group C
 1 Bayreuth 2-0 
 2 Estudiantes 2-0 
 3 Umana VE 1-1 
 4 AEK 1-1 
 5 Strasbourg 1-1 
 6 Banvit BK 1-1 
 7 Olimpija 0-2 
 8 Rosa 0-2 
Group D
 1 Nanterre 2-0 
 2 CEZ Nymburk 1-1 
 3 Besiktas 1-1 
 4 Scandone AV 1-1 
 5 Stelmet 1-1 
 6 Aris 1-1 
 7 Oostende 1-1 
 8 Telekom Bsk 0-2 
Last:10/18/2017
FIBA Europe Cup Standings
Group A
 1 Antwerp 1-0 
 2 Groningen 1-0 
 3 Bosna-Royal 0-1 
 4 Le Portel 0-1 
Group B
 1 Avtodor 1-0 
 2 Benfica 1-0 
 3 Bakken 0-1 
 4 Nevezis 0-1 
Group C
 1 Kataja Basket 1-0 
 2 Mornar Bar 1-0 
 3 FC Porto 0-1 
 4 Kapfenberg 0-1 
Group D
 1 Keravnos 1-0 
 2 Kormend 1-0 
 3 Balkan 0-1 
 4 Brussels 0-1 
Group E
 1 Lukoil Acad. 1-0 
 2 UBT Cluj Napoca 1-0 
 3 Dinamo Tbilisi 0-1 
 4 Istanbul BBSK 0-1 
Group F
 1 Bnei Hertzeliya 1-0 
 2 Spirou 1-0 
 3 Alba 0-1 
 4 Tsmoki-Minsk 0-1 
Group G
 1 Demir IBB 1-0 
 2 Sigal Prishtina 1-0 
 3 Khimik 0-1 
 4 Mons-Hainaut 0-1 
Group H
 1 N.Novgorod 1-0 
 2 Szolnok 1-0 
 3 Falco-Vulcano 0-1 
 4 Karpos Sokoli 0-1 
Last:10/18/2017
Stats Leaders
Points Per Game
 Alex YOUNG
  Ironi N.
  (198-G/F-89)
  Avg: 20
 1. Young, Ironi N.20.0 
 2. Laury, Maccabi .19.0 
 3. Tollefsen, Maccabi .19.0 
 4. Holloway, Hapoel H.18.0 
 5. Alexander, Hapoel H.17.5 
 6. Stone, Galil Gilboa17.0 
 7. Siggers, Maccabi .17.0 
 8. Henry, Maccabi .17.0 
 9. Rosario, Hapoel Eilat16.5 
 10. Daye, Hapoel J-M16.5 
Rebounds Per Game
 David LAURY
  Maccabi .
  (206-F/C-90)
  Avg: 13
 1. Laury, Maccabi .13.0 
 2. Lee, Maccabi .12.0 
 3. Ginat, Hapoel T-A10.5 
 4. Stone, Galil Gilboa10.5 
 5. Kanacevic, Bnei H.9.5 
 6. Howell, Hapoel J-M9.5 
 7. Bolden, Maccabi .9.5 
 8. Allen, Hapoel T-A8.5 
 9. Browne, Ironi N.8.5 
 10. Alexander, Hapoel H.8.5 
Assists Per Game
 Pierre JACKSON
  Maccabi .
  (180-PG-91)
  Avg: 6.5
 1. Jackson, Maccabi .6.5 
 2. Ben-Chimol, Maccabi .6.0 
 3. Ziv, Ironi Nahariya6.0 
 4. Henry, Maccabi .6.0 
 5. Dunne, Ironi N.5.5 
 6. Loyd, Hapoel Eilat4.5 
 7. Blatt, Hapoel Holon4.5 
 8. Brown, Galil Gilboa4.5 
 9. Stone, Galil Gilboa4.5 
 10. Webster, Ironi N.4.0 
Steals Per Game
 Corey WALDEN
  Hapoel Holon
  (188-G-92)
  Avg: 4
 1. Walden, Hapoel Holon4.0 
 2. Laury, Maccabi .3.0 
 3. Lee, Maccabi .3.0 
 4. Warech, Maccabi .3.0 
 5. Stone, Galil Gilboa3.0 
 6. Jackson, Maccabi .2.5 
 7. Shuchman, Galil G.2.5 
 8. Ginat, Hapoel T-A2.0 
 9. McKee, Hapoel T-A2.0 
 10. Browne, Ironi N.2.0 
Blocks Per Game
 Sek HENRY
  Maccabi .
  (193-G-87)
  Avg: 3
 1. Henry, Maccabi .3.0 
 2. LeDay, Galil Gilboa3.0 
 3. Alexander, Hapoel H.2.0 
 4. Archie, Bnei H.1.5 
 5. Allen, Hapoel T-A1.5 
 6. Howell, Hapoel J-M1.0 
 7. Zanna, Ironi N.1.0 
 8. Cohen, Maccabi T-A1.0 
 9. Ziv, Ironi Nahariya1.0 
 10. Daye, Hapoel J-M1.0 
Player of the Week

 Tyler Stone
  Galil Gilboa
  ( 203-PF-91 )
  

Israeli Basketball (Men)

Next Round Schedule

Round 3 (Regular Season)

Bnei Hertzel 95% Oct.22 Hap.Holon
Galil Gilboa Oct.22 Maccabi T-A 76%
Hap.Eilat 56% Oct.22 Ironi Nahari
Hapoel T-A Oct.22 Hapoel J-M 77%
Macc.Haifa Oct.22 Ironi Nes-Zi 96%
Macc.Rishon 57% Oct.22 Macc.Ashdod
Next Round Schedule

Round 2 (Regular Season)

Hap.R/G Giv 98% Oct.24 Hapoel K/S
Elit.Yavne Oct.24 Maccabi H/H 96%
Maccabi K/M 57% Oct.24 Hap.Migd.H.
Hap.Haifa 50% Oct.24 Hap.Galilee
Macc.Rehovot 54% Oct.24 Elitzur K-A
Macc.Raanana 56% Oct.24 Hap.Afula
Hapoel B/S Oct.24 Maccabi K/G 96%
Next Round Schedule

Round 2 (Regular Season)

Khimki 61% Oct.20 Zalgiris
Olympiacos 58% Oct.20 Unicaja
Valencia 58% Oct.20 Anadolu Efes
Crvena Zvezd Oct.19 FC Barcelona 97%
Maccabi T-A 96% Oct.19 Baskonia
Panathinaiko 57% Oct.19 Brose Bask.
EA7 Armani 56% Oct.19 Fenerbahce
Real Madrid 58% Oct.19 CSKA
Next Round Schedule

Round 3 (Regular Season)

Group A
Cedevita 58% Oct.25 Andorra
Paris-Levall Oct.25 Fiat TO 97%
Darussafaka 59% Oct.25 Unics
Group B
Buducnost 99% Oct.25 Galatasaray
Lietkabelis 56% Oct.25 Grissin Bon
Hapoel J-M Oct.25 B.Muenchen 97%
Group C
Limoges 59% Oct.25 ALBA
Lietuvos ryt Oct.25 Lokomotiv 76%
RETAbet BB 94% Oct.25 Partizan NI
Group D
Ratiopharm 54% Oct.25 Gran Canaria
Dolomiti En 56% Oct.25 Tofas
ASVEL 60% Oct.25 Zenit
Next Round Schedule

Round 3 (Regular Season)

Group A
Juventus 57% Oct.25 Hap.Holon
EWE Baskets Oct.25 Pinar Karsiy 73%
UCAM Murcia 95% Oct.25 Banco di Srd
Monaco 77% Oct.24 Enisey
Group B
Gaziantep 77% Oct.25 Iberostar Te
Betaland Cdo 57% Oct.24 PAOK
Ludwigsburg Oct.24 Neptunas 73%
Ventspils 57% Oct.24 Chalon
Group C
Olimpija Oct.25 Bayreuth 95%
Strasbourg Oct.25 Estudian. 73%
Rosa Oct.24 Umana VE 88%
AEK 57% Oct.24 Banvit BK
Group D
Scandone AV 57% Oct.25 Oostende
Aris Oct.25 Nanterre 73%
Besiktas 57% Oct.24 Stelmet
Telekom Bsk Oct.24 CEZ Nymburk 88%
Next Round Schedule

Round 2 (Regular Season)

Group A
Bosna-Royal 50% Oct.25 Antwerp
Groningen 50% Oct.24 Le Portel
Group B
Bakken 50% Oct.25 Benfica
Nevezis 50% Oct.24 Avtodor
Group C
Kataja Bsk 50% Oct.25 FC Porto
Kapfenberg 50% Oct.24 Mornar Bar
Group D
Kormend 50% Oct.25 Balkan
Keravnos 50% Oct.24 Brussels
Group E
Istanbul BB 50% Oct.25 Lukoil Acad
Din.Tbilisi 50% Oct.25 UBT Cluj Na
Group F
Bnei Hertzel 50% Oct.25 Tsmoki-Minsk
Alba 50% Oct.24 Spirou
Group G
Demir IBB 50% Oct.25 Mons-Hainaut
Sigal Prisht 50% Oct.25 Khimik
Group H
Falco-Vulcan 50% Oct.25 Szolnok
Karpos Sokol 50% Oct.25 N.Novgorod
Winner League Round 16: GreenTops Netanya edges Maccabi Rishon by two points - Feb 11, 2013


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There were many interesting games last round. The round ended with favorites losing the games and games ending by tiny margin.

The most exciting game of round 16 in the Winner League took place in Rishon Le-Zion. This derby game ended with only two-point home defeat of 6th ranked Maccabi Rishon (7-9) to fifth ranked GreenTops Netanya (9-7) 75-73 on Sunday evening. The guests trailed by 17 points after first quarter, but they rallied back and won the game by 2 points. The game was dominated by American players. Power forward Raymar Morgan (202-88, college: Michigan St.) fired 23 points and 6 rebounds for the winners. Power forward Marco Killingsworth (203-82, college: Indiana, agency: Avi Zilberman) chipped in 15 points and 10 rebounds. Forward Julian Wright (203-87, college: Kansas) produced a double-double by scoring 17 points and 15 rebounds for lost side. GreenTops Netanya moved-up to third place, which they share with Hapoel J-M and Maccabi Haifa. Maccabi Rishon at the other side keeps the sixth position with nine games lost. They share it with 3 other teams. GreenTops Netanya is looking forward to face Maccabi Haifa (#4) at home in the next round. Maccabi Rishon will play against Maccabi Ashdod and it may be a tough game between close rivals.
Important game to mention about took place in Jerusalem. Fifth ranked Hapoel Jerusalem (9-7) saved a 3-point victory at home edging 6th ranked Bnei Hasharon (7-9) 70-67 on Monday evening. Worth to mention a great performance of the former international point guard Meir Tapiro (192-75, agency: Avi Zilberman) who helped to win the game recording 19 points, 6 rebounds and 4 assists (on 8-of-10 shooting from the field). Elishay Kadir contributed with 15 points and 8 rebounds (on 6-of-7 shooting from the field) for the winners. American forward Jumaine Jones (203-79, college: Georgia) replied with a double-double by scoring 20 points and 12 rebounds for Bnei Hasharon. Hapoel Jerusalem moved-up to third place, which they share with Netanya and Maccabi Haifa. Bnei Hasharon at the other side keeps the sixth position with nine games lost. They share it with 3 other teams. Hapoel Jerusalem will play against Hapoel Holon (#10) at home in the next round and are hoping to win another game. Bnei Hasharon will play against Ironi Ashkelon (#11) and hopes to get back on the winning track.
Very important is a road loss of second ranked Hapoel Eilat (10-6) against twelfth ranked Hapoel Holon (6-10) on Sunday night. Visiting Hapoel Eilat was defeated by Hapoel Holon in Holon 74-63. Worth to mention a great performance of Frank Hassell who helped to win the game recording a double-double by scoring 24 points, 17 rebounds and 5 blocks. At the losing side Oriya Mizrahi responded with 19 points and 4 assists. Hapoel Holon moved-up to tenth place. Newly promoted Hapoel Eilat keeps the second position with six games lost. Hapoel Holon will meet higher ranked Hapoel Jerusalem (#3) on the road in the next round and they do not belong to the favorites in that game. Hapoel Eilat will play against the league's leader Maccabi T-A having rather not much hope for a victory.
Very important is a home loss of third ranked Maccabi Haifa (9-7) against ninth ranked Hapoel Tel-Aviv (7-9) on Sunday night. Host Maccabi Haifa was edged by Hapoel Tel-Aviv in a tough game in Haifa 77-78. The winners were led by Demontez Stitt who scored that evening 26 points and 5 rebounds. Hapoel Tel-Aviv moved-up to sixth place, which they share with 3 other teams. Maccabi Haifa at the other side keeps the third position with seven games lost. Hapoel Tel-Aviv's next round opponent will be bottom-ranked Galil Gilboa (#12) in Rosh Pina where they are favorite. Maccabi Haifa will play on the road against GreenTops Netanya (#5) and it may be a tough game between close rivals.
Leader Maccabi T-A delivered the fifteenth victory on Sunday night. This time they crushed 11th ranked Galil Gilboa (5-11) 91-56 in Rosh Pina. Niklas Caner-Medley fired 19 points and 6 rebounds for the winners. The winner was already known earlier in the game, so both coaches allowed to play the bench players saving starting five for next games. Maccabi T-A (15-1) have an impressive 13-game winning streak. Defending champion maintains first position. Loser Galil Gilboa dropped to the bottom place with 11 games lost. Maccabi T-A will face league's second-placed Hapoel Eilat at home in the next round and it will be for sure the game of the week. Galil Gilboa will play against Hapoel Tel-Aviv (#9).

In the last game of round 16 Maccabi Ashdod crushed Elizur Ashkelon in a road game 110-83.


Hapoel J-M - Bnei Hasharon 70-67

Important game to mention about took place in Jerusalem. Fifth ranked Hapoel Jerusalem (9-7) saved a 3-point victory at home edging 6th ranked Bnei Hasharon (7-9) 70-67 on Monday evening. The hosts took control from the first minutes by winning first half. But Bnei Hasharon won third quarter 13-12. However it was not enough to take a lead and get a victory that evening. Worth to mention a great performance of the former international point guard Meir Tapiro (192-75, agency: Avi Zilberman) who helped to win the game recording 19 points, 6 rebounds and 4 assists (on 8-of-10 shooting from the field). International Elishay Kadir (202-87, agency: Avi Zilberman) contributed with 15 points and 8 rebounds (on 6-of-7 shooting from the field) for the winners. American forward Jumaine Jones (203-79, college: Georgia) replied with a double-double by scoring 20 points and 12 rebounds and the former international forward Ben Rice (195-90, agency: Z.A.G. - Law Offices) added 12 points and 6 rebounds in the effort for Bnei Hasharon. Hapoel Jerusalem moved-up to third place, which they share with Netanya and Maccabi Haifa. Bnei Hasharon at the other side keeps the sixth position with nine games lost. They share it with 3 other teams. Hapoel Jerusalem will play against Hapoel Holon (#10) at home in the next round and are hoping to win another game. Bnei Hasharon will play against Ironi Ashkelon (#11) and hopes to get back on the winning track.
Top scorers:
Bnei Hasharon: J.Jones 20+12reb+1ast, B.Rice 12+6reb+1ast, C.Mason 10+4reb+3ast, N.Berkowitz 8+1reb+7ast, D.Caracter 7+5reb+1ast, R.Beck 4+1reb+5ast
Hapoel J-M: M.Tapiro 19+6reb+4ast, E.Kadir 15+8reb+2ast, J.Pullen 10+3reb+1ast, J.Duncan 9+4reb+1ast, R.Limonad 8+4reb+4ast, L.Lifshitz 5+1ast
gschID: 193007


Elizur Ashkelon - Maccabi Ashdod 83-110

There was no surprise when 11th ranked Ironi Ashkelon (5-11) was crushed at home by ninth ranked Maccabi Ashdod (7-9) 110-83 on Monday. The game without a history. Maccabi Ashdod led from the first minutes and controlled entire game increasing their lead in each quarter. They shot 63.1 percent from the field. It was a great shooting night for Maccabi Ashdod especially from behind the arc, where they had solid 52.4 percentage. Ironi Ashkelon was plagued by 24 personal fouls down the stretch. The game was also dominated by American players. Guard Mardy Collins (198-84, college: Temple) fired a double-double by scoring 24 points, 7 rebounds and 11 assists for the winners. Forward Diamon Simpson (201-87, college: St.Mary's, CA) chipped in a double-double by scoring 19 points and 10 rebounds (on 7-of-8 shooting from the field). Forward Marcus Dove (206-85, college: Oklahoma St.) produced a double-double by scoring 14 points and 14 rebounds and guard Marque Perry (185-81, college: St.Louis, agency: N.E.T.) added 13 points, 6 rebounds and 6 assists respectively for lost side. Both teams had five players each who scored in double figures. The winner was already known earlier in the game, so both coaches allowed to play the bench players saving starting five for next games. Maccabi Ashdod have a solid three-game winning streak. They moved-up to sixth place, which they share with 3 other teams. Ironi Ashkelon lost fifth consecutive game. They keep the eleventh position with 11 games lost. Maccabi Ashdod will face Maccabi Rishon (#8) in Rishon Le-Zion in the next round. Ironi Ashkelon will play on the road against Bnei Hasharon in Hod Hasharon.
Top scorers:
Elizur Ashkelon: J.Hayes 18+4reb+1ast, M.Dove 14+14reb, G.Porat 13+3reb+1ast, M.Perry 13+6reb+6ast, M.Moore 12+2ast, O.Shaashoua 7+2reb+3ast
Maccabi Ashdod: M.Collins 24+7reb+11ast, D.Simpson 19+10reb+2ast, A.Freeman 19+2ast, J.Skeen 12+5reb+1ast, M.Mizrahi 11+2reb, D.Hagag 10+1reb+3ast
gschID: 193003


Galil Gilboa - Maccabi T-A 56-91

Leader Maccabi T-A delivered the fifteenth victory on Sunday night. This time they crushed 11th ranked Galil Gilboa (5-11) 91-56 in Rosh Pina. The game without a history. Maccabi T-A led from the first minutes and controlled entire game increasing their lead in each quarter. They dominated down low during the game scoring 52 of its points in the paint compared to Galil Gilboa's 30. They outrebounded Galil Gilboa 42-21 including a 29-14 advantage in defensive rebounds. Maccabi T-A looked well-organized offensively handing out 24 assists. American-Azerbaijani forward Niklas Caner-Medley (203-83, college: Maryland, agency: Beo Basket) fired 19 points and 6 rebounds for the winners. American center Shawn James (207-83, college: Northeastern) chipped in 15 points and 5 rebounds (on 7-of-8 shooting from the field). American guard Jamar Smith (191-87, college: S.Indiana, agency: KMG Sports Management) produced 10 points and his fellow American import guard Rakim Sanders (193-89, college: Fairfield) added 13 points respectively for lost side. The winner was already known earlier in the game, so both coaches allowed to play the bench players saving starting five for next games. Maccabi T-A (15-1) have an impressive 13-game winning streak. Defending champion maintains first position. Loser Galil Gilboa dropped to the bottom place with 11 games lost. Maccabi T-A will face league's second-placed Hapoel Eilat at home in the next round and it will be for sure the game of the week. Galil Gilboa will play against Hapoel Tel-Aviv (#9).
Top scorers:
Galil Gilboa: R.Sanders 13+1reb+1ast, J.Smith 10+4reb+2ast, B.Bowman 9+4reb, A.Bier-Katz 8+2reb, A.Simhon 5+3reb+1ast, K.Hayes 3+3ast
Maccabi T-A: N.Caner-Medley 19+6reb+1ast, S.James 15+5reb, D.Logan 11+4reb+3ast, S.Landesberg 10+3reb+2ast, G.Pnini 9, M.Roth 6+5reb+6ast
gschID: 193008


Maccabi Rishon - Netanya 73-75

The most exciting game of round 16 in the Winner League took place in Rishon Le-Zion. This derby game ended with only two-point home defeat of 6th ranked Maccabi Rishon (7-9) to fifth ranked GreenTops Netanya (9-7) 75-73 on Sunday evening. The guests trailed by 17 points after first quarter, but they rallied back and won the game by 2 points. The game was dominated by American players. Power forward Raymar Morgan (202-88, college: Michigan St.) fired 23 points and 6 rebounds for the winners. Power forward Marco Killingsworth (203-82, college: Indiana, agency: Avi Zilberman) chipped in a double-double by scoring 15 points and 10 rebounds. Forward Julian Wright (203-87, college: Kansas) produced a double-double by scoring 17 points and 15 rebounds and point guard Lazeric Jones (182-90, college: UCLA) added 20 points and 5 assists respectively for lost side. Four Maccabi Rishon players scored in double figures. GreenTops Netanya moved-up to third place, which they share with Hapoel J-M and Maccabi Haifa. Maccabi Rishon at the other side keeps the sixth position with nine games lost. They share it with 3 other teams. GreenTops Netanya is looking forward to face Maccabi Haifa (#4) at home in the next round. Maccabi Rishon will play against Maccabi Ashdod and it may be a tough game between close rivals.
Top scorers:
Maccabi Rishon: L.Jones 20+4reb+5ast, J.Wright 17+15reb+2ast, A.Uter 14+7reb+3ast, N.Hanochi 10+9reb+4ast, W.Warren 8+8ast, D.Aidan 2
Netanya: R.Morgan 23+6reb+1ast, M.Killingsworth 15+10reb+3ast, D.Washington 13+4reb, R.Bradley 8+2reb+4ast, E.Shulman 7+2ast, Y.Orland 5+3reb+3ast
gschID: 193006


Hapoel Holon - Hapoel Eilat 74-63

Very important is a road loss of second ranked Hapoel Eilat (10-6) against twelfth ranked Hapoel Holon (6-10) on Sunday night. Visiting Hapoel Eilat was defeated by Hapoel Holon in Holon 74-63. The hosts trailed by 13 points after first quarter, but they stormed back and won the game by 11 points. Hapoel Holon dominated on the defensive end, holding Hapoel Eilat to just 7 points in second quarter. Great defensive blocking was one of the keys in this match when Hapoel Holon made 7 blocks. Worth to mention a great performance of American forward Frank Hassell (203-88, college: ODU) who helped to win the game recording a double-double by scoring 24 points, 17 rebounds and 5 blocks and the other American import forward Lawrence Hill (203-87, college: Stanford) who added 14 points and 8 rebounds during the contest. Four Hapoel Holon players scored in double figures. At the losing side guard Oriya Mizrahi (188-88) responded with 19 points and 4 assists and American forward Jerome Tillman (198-87, college: Ohio, agency: KMG Sports Management) scored 14 points and 7 rebounds. Hapoel Holon moved-up to tenth place. Newly promoted Hapoel Eilat keeps the second position with six games lost. Hapoel Holon will meet higher ranked Hapoel Jerusalem (#3) on the road in the next round and they do not belong to the favorites in that game. Hapoel Eilat will play against the league's leader Maccabi T-A having rather not much hope for a victory.
Top scorers:
Hapoel Eilat: O.Mizrahi 19+1reb+4ast, J.Tillman 14+7reb, E.Holman 9+7reb, D.Washington 8+2reb, D.Dowell 4+5reb+1ast, E.Skverer 4+1reb+2ast
Hapoel Holon: F.Hassell 24+17reb+2ast, L.Hill 14+8reb+1ast, J.Dyson 12+3reb+5ast, S.Harush 10+1reb+5ast, D.Waters 8+3reb+7ast, Z.Rosen 6+3reb
gschID: 193005


Maccabi Haifa - Hapoel T-A 77-78

Very important is a home loss of third ranked Maccabi Haifa (9-7) against ninth ranked Hapoel Tel-Aviv (7-9) on Sunday night. Host Maccabi Haifa was edged by Hapoel Tel-Aviv in a tough game in Haifa 77-78. The guests took control from the first minutes by winning the initial quarter 21-14. But Maccabi Haifa won second period 25-22. However it was not enough to take a lead and get a victory that evening. Hapoel Tel-Aviv forced 24 Maccabi Haifa turnovers. Strangely Maccabi Haifa outrebounded Hapoel Tel-Aviv 39-27 including 25 on the defensive glass. The winners were led by American point guard Demontez Stitt (186-89, college: Clemson) who scored that evening 26 points and 5 rebounds and naturalized Swedish power forward Jonathan Skjoldebrand (204-83) supported him with 12 points and 9 rebounds. Even 19 points, 5 rebounds and 4 assists by American Donta Smith (201-83, college: SE Illinois JC) did not help to save the game for Maccabi Haifa. American-Greek swingman Pat Calathes (208-85, college: St.Joseph's) added 18 points and 6 rebounds for lost side. Four Maccabi Haifa players scored in double figures. Hapoel Tel-Aviv moved-up to sixth place, which they share with 3 other teams. Maccabi Haifa at the other side keeps the third position with seven games lost. Hapoel Tel-Aviv's next round opponent will be bottom-ranked Galil Gilboa (#12) in Rosh Pina where they are favorite. Maccabi Haifa will play on the road against GreenTops Netanya (#5) and it may be a tough game between close rivals.
Top scorers:
Maccabi Haifa: D.Smith 19+5reb+4ast, P.Calathes 18+6reb+1ast, G.Mekel 10+1reb+5ast, J.Thomas 10+14reb, I.Kozikaro 8+9reb, C.Carr 7+2reb+1ast
Hapoel T-A: D.Stitt 26+5reb+3ast, C.Kelly 13+5reb, J.Skjoldebrand 12+9reb+1ast, G.Eytan 9+1reb, B.Timor 9+1reb+1ast, M.Naor 7+2reb+4ast
gschID: 193004


  




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