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    SuperLeague Standings
     1. Sigal Prishtina 17-3 
     2. Bashkimi 16-4 
     3. Trepca 16-7 
     4. Peja 15-3 
     5. Ylli 10-12 
     6. Rahoveci 8-13 
     7. Vellaznimi 2-21 
     8. Kerasan 1-22 
    Full Standings
    Last:3/26/2017
    Liga e pare Standings
     1. Borea 7-0 
     2. Kosova 6-1 
     3. Drita 5-2 
     4. Lipjani 4-3 
     5. Prishtina e Re 2-4 
     6. Megasports 2-5 
     7. New Born 1-5 
     8. Kacaniku 0-7 
    Last:3/3/2017
    Liga e dyte Standings
     1. Kalaja 5-0 
     2. United Bball 4-1 
     3. Istogu 3-2 
     4. Fushe 2-3 
     5. Vitia 1-4 
     6. Llapi Podujeve 0-5 
    Last:3/3/2017
    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
    Balkan League Standings
    Group C
     1 Beroe 5-1 
     2 Kozuv 3-3 
     3 Feni Industries 2-4 
     4 Sutjeska 2-4 
    Group D
     1 Kumanovo 5-1 
     2 Teodo Tivat 3-3 
     3 Peja 3-3 
     4 Karpos Sokoli 1-5 
    Last:3/1/2017
    Stats Leaders
    Points Per Game
     Justin BLACK
      Bashkimi
      (188-G-92)
      Avg: 24.4
     1. Black, Bashkimi24.4 
     2. Olivier, Ylli23.5 
     3. Canada, Ylli22.8 
     4. Johnson, Bashkimi22.3 
     5. Zenelaj, Ylli21.3 
     6. Kovaqi, Vellaznimi20.0 
     7. Anderson, Ylli19.0 
     8. Qallaku, Vellaznimi18.8 
     9. Brown, Ylli18.3 
     10. Hasani, Rahoveci16.7 
    Rebounds Per Game
     Urim ZENELAJ
      Ylli
      (213-C-91)
      Avg: 14.5
     1. Zenelaj, Ylli14.5 
     2. Farmer-B., Rahov.14.2 
     3. Olivier, Ylli14.0 
     4. Rhett, Sigal P.9.6 
     5. Skeen, Peja9.3 
     6. Black, Bashkimi9.0 
     7. Anderson, Ylli8.8 
     8. Turpin, Trepca7.9 
     9. Dahlman, Peja7.7 
     10. Nuhanovic, Peja7.2 
    Assists Per Game
     Kejuan JOHNSON
      Bashkimi
      (193-G-85)
      Avg: 8.8
     1. Johnson, Bashkimi8.8 
     2. Juniku, Vellaznimi7.7 
     3. Anderson, Ylli6.4 
     4. Morina, Ylli6.0 
     5. Hasani, Rahoveci5.9 
     6. Brown, Ylli5.5 
     7. Rundles, Peja5.1 
     8. Lawrence, Sigal P.5.0 
     9. Wise, Trepca4.7 
     10. Canada, Ylli4.6 
    Steals Per Game
     Malcolm CANADA
      Ylli
      (191-PG-)
      Avg: 2.8
     1. Canada, Ylli2.8 
     2. Johnson, Bashkimi2.7 
     3. Morina, Rahoveci2.3 
     4. Hajrizi, Sigal P.1.8 
     5. Deihl, Rahoveci1.8 
     6. Kovaqi, Vellaznimi1.8 
     7. Juniku, Vellaznimi1.7 
     8. Matthews, Ylli1.7 
     9. Black, Bashkimi1.6 
    Blocks Per Game
     Dardan KAPITI
      Kerasan
      (204-F/C-0)
      Avg: 2.1
     1. Kapiti, Kerasan2.1 
     2. Turpin, Trepca1.6 
     3. Zenelaj, Ylli1.6 
     4. Olivier, Ylli1.3 
     5. Nuhanovic, Peja1.3 
     6. Shima, Sigal P.1.0 
     7. Dickerson, Bashkimi1.0 
     8. Jakob, Ylli1.0 
     9. Rhett, Sigal P.0.9 
     10. Zeka, Vellaznimi0.9 
    Kosovan men teams in Euro cups 2016-2017
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    Next Round Schedule

    Round 24 (Regular Season)

    Peja 56% Apr.1 Trepca
    Ylli Apr.1 Rahoveci 54%
    Vellaznimi Apr.1 Bashkimi 93%
    Kerasan Apr.1 Sigal Prisht 96%
    Next Round Schedule

    Game 1 (Semi-Finals)

    Oostende Mar.29 Chalon 99%
    Nanterre Mar.29 Telekom Bsk 53%
    Next Round Schedule

    Game 2 (Semi-Finals)

    Kumanovo 73% Mar.29 Peja
    SuperLeague Round 16: Leader Peja lose to Sigal Prishtina - Jan 29, 2017


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    Hinds
    The most crucial game of the last round was a loss of Peja (11-2) in Peje on Saturday night. Hosts were defeated by Sigal Prishtina (12-2) 79-67. It ended at the same time the five-game winning streak of Peja. It was a key game for the top position in the league. The game without a history. Sigal Prishtina led from the first minutes and controlled entire game increasing their lead in each quarter. American point guard Jabarie Hinds (180-92, college: Massachusetts) fired 19 points, 6 rebounds and 7 assists (made all of his ten free throws !!!) for the winners. The former international forward Drilon Hajrizi (203-91) chipped in 16 points and 5 rebounds. Sigal Prishtina's coach Audrius Prakuraitis used an eleven-player rotation which allowed the starters a little rest for the next games. American forward Jamie Skeen (205-88, college: VCU) produced a double-double by scoring 16 points and 12 rebounds for lost side. Sigal Prishtina have an impressive 12-game winning streak. Defending champion keeps a position of league leader. Peja at the other side dropped to the second place with two games lost. Sigal Prishtina's supporters look forward to an exciting derby game next round, where their team will face at home their local rival from Prishtina Kerasan.
    Bottom-ranked Kerasan (0-16) tried to put together a comeback for its first victory of the season, but they fell short in the 96-84 loss to third ranked Bashkimi (11-3) in Prishtina. Worth to mention a great performance of naturalized Montenegrin guard Mikaile Tmusic (188-93) who helped to win the game recording 30 points and 5 rebounds. Imer Tahiri contributed with 21 points, 7 assists and 4 steals for the winners. point guard Genc Gashi (187-97) replied with 36 points (!!!) for Kerasan. Bashkimi maintains third position with 11-3 record behind leader Sigal Prishtina. Kerasan at the other side still closes the standings. Bashkimi will play against Vellaznimi (#7) in Gjakove in the next round. Kerasan's supporters look forward to an exciting derby game next round, where their team will travel locally in Prishtina to the arena Sigal Prishtina.
    The game in Suhareke was also quite interesting. One of their biggest challengers Trepca (10-6) played at the court of fifth ranked Ylli (7-8). Ylli defeated Trepca 85-74 on Sunday. It ended at the same time the two-game winning streak of Trepca. Worth to mention a great performance of Chris Olivier who helped to win the game recording a double-double by scoring 29 points and 13 rebounds (on 13-of-14 shooting from the field). At the losing side Samir Zekiqi responded with 21 points. Ylli maintains fifth position with 7-8 record. Loser Trepca keeps the fourth place with six games lost. Ylli will meet Rahoveci (#6) in the next round. Trepca will play against the league's second-placed Peja and it may be a tough game between close rivals.
    The game in Gjakove supposed to be also worth to mention about. Sixth ranked Rahoveci (6-8) played at the court of 7th ranked Vellaznimi (2-14). Rahoveci smashed Vellaznimi 97-73. The winners were led by Muhamed Hasani who scored that evening 12 points and 9 assists. Rahoveci's coach Jeton Nixha felt very confident that he used entire bench and allowed the starting five to rest. Newly promoted Rahoveci maintains sixth position with 6-8 record. Vellaznimi lost fourth consecutive game. They keep the seventh place with 14 games lost. Rahoveci's next round opponent will be higher ranked Ylli (#5) in Suhareke and it may be quite challenging game. Vellaznimi will play on the road against Bashkimi in Prizren and hope to win that game.

    Kerasan - Bashkimi 84-96

    Bottom-ranked Kerasan (0-16) tried to put together a comeback for its first victory of the season, but they fell short in the 96-84 loss to third ranked Bashkimi (11-3) in Prishtina. Kerasan was ahead by 2 points at the halftime before a 58-44 second half run of Bashkimi. Their players were unselfish on offense dishing 27 assists. Worth to mention a great performance of naturalized Montenegrin guard Mikaile Tmusic (188-93) who helped to win the game recording 30 points and 5 rebounds. The former international point guard Imer Tahiri (187-91) contributed with 21 points, 7 assists and 4 steals for the winners. Point guard Genc Gashi (187-97) replied with 36 points (!!!) and point guard Alban Latifaj (185-91) added 13 points, 6 rebounds and 5 assists in the effort for Kerasan. Both teams had four players each who scored in double figures. Bashkimi maintains third position with 11-3 record behind leader Sigal Prishtina. Kerasan at the other side still closes the standings. Bashkimi will play against Vellaznimi (#7) in Gjakove in the next round. Kerasan's supporters look forward to an exciting derby game next round, where their team will travel locally in Prishtina to the arena Sigal Prishtina.
    Top scorers:
    Kerasan: G.Gashi 36+4reb+2ast, A.Latifaj 13+6reb+5ast, E.Gashi 12+7reb+1ast, R.Ahmeti 10+7reb+2ast, K.Mucolli 6+1reb+3ast, G.Shala 5+13reb+2ast
    Bashkimi: M.Tmusic 30+5reb+1ast, I.Tahiri 21+4reb+7ast, Q.Biraj 20+5reb+3ast, E.Kryeziu 13+6reb+5ast, A.Tahiri 8+7reb+5ast, A. Memcaj 2+3reb
    gschID: 530066


    Ylli - Trepca 85-74

    The game in Suhareke was also quite interesting. One of their biggest challengers Trepca (10-6) played at the court of fifth ranked Ylli (7-8). Ylli defeated Trepca 85-74 on Sunday. It ended at the same time the two-game winning streak of Trepca. The hosts trailed by 3 points after first quarter, but they stormed back to get the 11-point lead at the halftime and eventually won the game 85-74. Ylli dominated down low during the game scoring 64 of its points in the paint compared to Trepca's 44. They outrebounded Trepca 40-21 including a 30-14 advantage in defensive rebounds. Ylli looked well-organized offensively handing out 22 assists. Worth to mention a great performance of American forward Chris Olivier (203-92, college: Oklahoma St.) who helped to win the game recording a double-double by scoring 29 points and 13 rebounds (on 13-of-14 shooting from the field) and the other American import Trae Anderson (196, college: E.Illinois) who added 16 points, 8 rebounds and 7 assists during the contest. Four Ylli players scored in double figures. At the losing side the former international forward Samir Zekiqi (202-95) responded with 21 points and American guard Montrael Scott (190-93, college: Prairie View A&M) scored 11 points and 6 rebounds. Ylli maintains fifth position with 7-8 record. Loser Trepca keeps the fourth place with six games lost. Ylli will meet Rahoveci (#6) in the next round. Trepca will play against the league's second-placed Peja and it may be a tough game between close rivals.
    Top scorers:
    Trepca: S.Zekiqi 21+3reb+1ast, M.Scott 11+6reb+2ast, B.Azemi 9+5reb+1ast, J.Wise 8+1reb+5ast, B.Zekiqi 7+1reb, E.Stutz 7+2reb
    Ylli: C.Olivier 29+13reb, K.Brown 16+2reb+9ast, T.Anderson 16+8reb+7ast, E.Grosha 10+6reb, R.Krasniqi 8+4reb+2ast, U.Karanezi 4+5reb+1ast
    gschID: 530068


    Peja - Sigal Prishtina 67-79

    The most crucial game of the last round was a loss of Peja (11-2) in Peje on Saturday night. Hosts were defeated by Sigal Prishtina (12-2) 79-67. It ended at the same time the five-game winning streak of Peja. It was a key game for the top position in the league. The game without a history. Sigal Prishtina led from the first minutes and controlled entire game increasing their lead in each quarter. American point guard Jabarie Hinds (180-92, college: Massachusetts) fired 19 points, 6 rebounds and 7 assists (made all of his ten free throws !!!) for the winners. The former international forward Drilon Hajrizi (203-91) chipped in 16 points and 5 rebounds. Sigal Prishtina's coach Audrius Prakuraitis used an eleven-player rotation which allowed the starters a little rest for the next games. American forward Jamie Skeen (205-88, college: VCU) produced a double-double by scoring 16 points and 12 rebounds and the former international forward Alban Veseli (202-90) added 19 points and 6 rebounds respectively for lost side. Sigal Prishtina have an impressive 12-game winning streak. Defending champion keeps a position of league leader. Peja at the other side dropped to the second place with two games lost. Sigal Prishtina's supporters look forward to an exciting derby game next round, where their team will face at home their local rival from Prishtina Kerasan.
    Top scorers:
    Peja: A.Veseli 19+6reb+3ast, J.Skeen 16+12reb+1ast, N.Dahlman 8+6reb+2ast, L.Reed 8+5reb+2ast, A.Tillotson 5+5ast, M.Ahmetbasic 4+5reb+2ast
    Sigal Prishtina: J.Hinds 19+6reb+7ast, D.Hajrizi 16+5reb+2ast, N.Delic 9+5reb+1ast, G.Rugova 7+4reb+1ast, F.Rugova 6+5reb+3ast, R.Peci 6+1reb+2ast
    gschID: 530065


    Vellaznimi - Rahoveci 73-97

    The game in Gjakove supposed to be also worth to mention about. Sixth ranked Rahoveci (6-8) played at the court of 7th ranked Vellaznimi (2-14). Rahoveci smashed Vellaznimi 97-73. The game was mostly controlled by Rahoveci. Vellaznimi was better in fourth quarter 24-18. But it was not enough to take a lead and get a victory that evening. Rahoveci dominated down low during the game scoring 64 of its points in the paint compared to Vellaznimi's 36. Their players were unselfish on offense dishing 30 assists comparing to just 17 passes made by Vellaznimi's players. The winners were led by point guard Muhamed Hasani (191-88, college: Rutgers) who scored that evening 12 points and 9 assists and American guard Tyler Deihl (185-91, college: Francis Marion) supported him with 15 points, 6 assists and 7 steals. Four Rahoveci players scored in double figures. Rahoveci's coach Jeton Nixha felt very confident that he used entire bench and allowed the starting five to rest. Even 22 points and 6 rebounds by Beqe Kovaqi (196-94) did not help to save the game for Vellaznimi. Guard Atik Koshi (189-99) added 13 points and 6 assists for lost side. Newly promoted Rahoveci maintains sixth position with 6-8 record. Vellaznimi lost fourth consecutive game. They keep the seventh place with 14 games lost. Rahoveci's next round opponent will be higher ranked Ylli (#5) in Suhareke and it may be quite challenging game. Vellaznimi will play on the road against Bashkimi in Prizren and hope to win that game.
    Top scorers:
    Vellaznimi: B.Kovaqi 22+6reb+2ast, A.Koshi 13+4reb+6ast, M.Mala 8+2reb+4ast, L. Berisha 8+5reb+1ast, G.Zeka 8+6reb+3ast, A.Kreshnik 7+2reb
    Rahoveci: T.Deihl 15+1reb+6ast, M.Merovci 14+4reb+1ast, A.Morina 14+2reb+2ast, M.Hasani 12+4reb+9ast, R.Bellinger 9+8reb+3ast, Y. Gashi 8+4reb+1ast
    gschID: 530067


      




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