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LBL Standings
 1. Ventspils 11-1 
 2. Jurmala 8-5 
 3. VEF Riga 6-0 
 4. Jekabpils 5-5 
 5. Barons Riga 5-6 
 6. Valmiera 5-7 
 7. BK Ogre 4-7 
 8. Liepaja/Triobet 4-8 
 9. Valka/Valga 3-4 
 10. LU 2-10 
Full Standings
Last:12/3/2016
LBL2 Standings
Group A
 1. Kekava 11-0 
 2. Jelgava 9-2 
 3. Limbazi 7-3 
 4. Saldus 5-5 
 5. VeA 2-8 
 6. VEF skola 1-9 
 7. Riga/Ridzene 0-8 
Group B
 1. RSU 9-1 
 2. ViA 9-2 
 3. RTU 6-5 
 4. Buki/BJSS 4-6 
 5. LU/BS Riga 4-6 
 6. DSN/SB 2-7 
 7. Madona 1-9 
Group C
 1. Turiba 11-0 
 2. Marupe 7-3 
 3. Ogre/Kumho Tyre 6-4 
 4. Livani 5-5 
 5. Valmiera/ORDO-2 4-6 
 6. Jekabpils II 3-7 
 7. BJBS Riga 1-11 
Full Standings
Last:12/3/2016
LBL3 Standings
Group A
 1. ViA 2 8-0 
 2. Dartija 6-3 
 3. Daugavpils n. 4-3 
 4. Jaunpils 4-3 
 5. Pardaugava/Tur. 3-4 
 6. Rugaju 3-4 
 7. Rujiena 2-5 
 8. Aluksne 0-8 
Group B
 1. Memele/Bauskas 6-2 
 2. Salacgriva 6-2 
 3. Carnikava 6-3 
 4. Darznieks/Cesis 6-4 
 5. Ezerzeme 4-3 
 6. Kraslava 4-3 
 7. Saulkrasti 1-7 
 8. BJBS Riga 0-9 
Last:11/18/2016
Basketball Champions League Standings
Group A
 1 Banvit BK 6-1 
 2 Monaco 6-1 
 3 CEZ Nymburk 4-3 
 4 Aris 4-3 
 5 Ironi Nahariya 3-4 
 6 Fraport SKY 3-4 
 7 Helios 1-6 
 8 Bakken 1-6 
Group B
 1 Le Mans 6-1 
 2 Umana VE 5-2 
 3 Pinar Karsiyaka 4-3 
 4 Avtodor 3-4 
 5 Oradea 3-4 
 6 Maccabi Rishon 3-4 
 7 Kataja Basket 3-4 
 8 Khimik 1-6 
Group C
 1 Neptunas 6-1 
 2 ASVEL 5-2 
 3 EWE Baskets 4-3 
 4 Ventspils 3-4 
 5 PAOK 3-4 
 6 Rosa Radom 3-4 
 7 Usak 2-5 
 8 Openjobmetis V. 2-5 
Group D
 1 Iberostar Tener. 5-2 
 2 Scandone AV 5-2 
 3 Juventus 5-2 
 4 Strasbourg 4-3 
 5 Oostende 3-4 
 6 Cibona 2-5 
 7 Mega Leks 2-5 
 8 Mornar Bar 2-5 
Group E
 1 Besiktas 6-1 
 2 Ludwigsburg 5-2 
 3 AEK Athens 4-3 
 4 Banco di Srd 3-4 
 5 Spirou 3-4 
 6 Partizan 3-4 
 7 Stelmet ZG 3-4 
 8 Szolnok 1-6 
Last:11/30/2016
Baltic League Standings
Group A
 1 Barons Riga 4-2 
 2 Rapla 4-2 
 3 Nevezis 4-2 
 4 Liepaja/Triobet 3-3 
 5 Jurmala 2-4 
 6 Parnu 1-5 
 7 Barsy Atyrau 0-0 
Group B
 1 P.Zvaigzdes 6-1 
 2 Jekabpils 5-2 
 3 BK Ogre 4-2 
 4 Valmiera 4-2 
 5 TTU 2-5 
 6 Tarvas 2-5 
 7 COR-Borisfen 0-6 
Last:12/1/2016
VTB United League Standings
 1 CSKA 7-1 
 2 Unics 7-1 
 3 Khimky 6-1 
 4 Zenit 6-1 
 5 Lokomotiv 6-2 
 6 Astana 5-3 
 7 VEF Riga 4-4 
 8 Enisey 4-5 
 9 Tsmoki-Minsk 3-6 
 10 Kalev/Cramo 2-6 
 11 Avtodor 1-7 
 12 N.Novgorod 1-7 
 13 Parma 0-8 
Last:12/4/2016
Points Per Game
 Janis KAUFMANIS
  
  (186-PG-89)
  Avg: 16.9
 1. Kaufmanis, Valmiera16.9 
 2. Blums, VEF Riga16.2 
 3. Jogela, Barons Riga15.8 
 4. Geks, Barons Riga15.1 
 5. Laksa, Valmiera15.0 
 6. Aleksejevs, Jekabp.14.6 
 7. Saage, Valka/Valga14.3 
 8. Zvigurs, Valka/Va.14.2 
 9. Stumbris, Jekabpils14.2 
 10. Pinete, Jurmala13.9 
Rebounds Per Game
 Davis ROZITIS
  
  (215-C-90)
  Avg: 8.8
 1. Rozitis, Liepaja/.8.8 
 2. Strelnieks, Jurmala7.6 
 3. Krestinin, Barons7.5 
 4. Iljins, Jurmala7.4 
 5. Jonats, Valmiera6.7 
 6. Selakovs, Jekabpils6.6 
 7. Aleksejevs, Jekabp.6.6 
 8. Zakis, Ventspils6.4 
 9. Meiers, VEF Riga6.3 
 10. Blaus, Valmiera6.3 
Assists Per Game
 Rinalds SIRSNINS
  
  (186-PG-85)
  Avg: 7.5
 1. Sirsnins, Jekabpils7.5 
 2. Jeromanovs, Jurma.7.0 
 3. Gaddy, VEF Riga5.5 
 4. Plavnieks, BK Ogre5.5 
 5. Vitols, BK Ogre5.3 
 6. Saage, Valka/Valga4.6 
 7. Dargais, Barons R.4.5 
 8. Pitts, Valmiera4.4 
 9. McMullan, Liepaja/.4.4 
 10. Skele, Ventspils4.3 
Steals Per Game
 Rinalds SIRSNINS
  
  (186-PG-85)
  Avg: 2.2
 1. Sirsnins, Jekabpils2.2 
 2. Skele, VEF Riga1.7 
 3. Leimanis, Ventspils1.7 
 4. Saage, Valka/Valga1.6 
 5. Krestinin, Barons1.6 
 6. Jogela, Barons Riga1.6 
 7. Richard, VEF Riga1.5 
 8. Meiers, VEF Riga1.5 
 9. Campbell, Ventspils1.5 
 10. Jeromanovs, Jurma.1.5 
Blocks Per Game
 Kaspars BERZINS
  
  (213-PF-85)
  Avg: 1.5
 1. Berzins, BK Ogre1.5 
 2. Grazulis, Ventspils1.4 
 3. Pollard, Liepaja/.1.4 
 4. Rozitis, Liepaja/.1.3 
 5. Mbodj, Ventspils1.1 
 6. Rozitis, Jurmala1.1 
 7. Iljins, Jurmala0.9 
 8. Stumbris, Jekabpils0.8 
 9. Niedra, BK Ogre0.8 
 10. Rubenis, LU0.8 
Player of the week
Round: 12

 Davis Rozitis
  Liepaja/Triobet
  (215-C-109)
  
Round: 9

 Edgars Krumins
  Jelgava
  (194-G/F-105)
  
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LBL Round 19: Leader Valmiera loses to Latvijas Universitate - Feb 17, 2012


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The round was rather attractive and full of interesting results. The round ended with defeat of the leader and favorites losing the games.

Top ranked Valmiera (12-8) recorded its eighth loss at the home court on Thursday night. Hosts were edged by sixth ranked Latvijas Universitate (9-9) 69-68. Valmiera was tied after three quarters but could not keep up in the last quarter eventually losing the game. Strangely Valmiera outrebounded Latvijas Universitate 38-26 including 24 on the defensive glass. Guard Zanis Peiners (203-90, agency: Interperformances) fired 22 points and 5 rebounds for the winners. Guard Kristaps Dargais (195-90) chipped in 15 points and 8 rebounds. American guard Jai Lucas (177, college: Texas) produced 17 points and 5 rebounds (on 7-of-9 shooting from the field) for lost side. Latvijas Universitate moved-up to fifth place. Valmiera at the other side still keeps top position with eight games lost. Latvijas Universitate's supporters look forward to an exciting derby game next round, where their team will travel locally in Riga to the arena U18.
Leader Ventspils blasted bottom-ranked U18 (0-11) in Riga 101-46 keeping the perfect record after 19 rounds. U18 is still unable to win any game. Worth to mention a great performance of American forward Sam Willard (205-88, college: Pacific) who helped to win the game recording a double-double by scoring 21 points and 10 rebounds (on 10-of-11 shooting from the field). Jahmar Young contributed with 20 points, 5 rebounds and 4 assists for the winners. Forward Armands Ginters (193-95) answered with 14 points for U18. U18's coach gave up on the game allowing to play twelve players seeing no chance for a win. Undefeated Ventspils (11-0) have an impressive series of eleven victories in a row. They maintain second place with a perfect record of 11 victories in a row behind leader Valmiera. Newly promoted U18 still closes the standings with 11 games lost. Ventspils will have a break next round, and it should allow them to practice more before next game. U18's supporters look forward to an exciting derby game next round, where their team will face at home their local rival from Riga Latvijas Universitate.
Bottom-ranked U18 (0-11) tried to put together a comeback for its first victory of the season, but they fell short in the 79-65 loss to eighth ranked Jurmala (6-13) in Jurmala on Sunday evening. It was a great evening for Ervins Jonats who led his team to a victory with a double-double by scoring 17 points and 14 rebounds. At the losing side Karlis Lasmanis responded with 15 points. Both coaches used bench players which allowed the starters a little rest for the next games. Newly promoted Jurmala maintains eighth place with 6-13 record. U18 lost their eleventh game in a row. U18 at the other side, also newcomer in the league, still closes the standings with 11 games lost. Jurmala will meet at home higher ranked Latvijas Universitate (#5) in the next round and it will be quite challenging to get another victory. U18's supporters look forward to an exciting derby game next round, where their team will face at home their local rival from Riga Latvijas Universitate.
The game in Turiba supposed to be also worth to mention about. Third ranked Liepaja (10-8) played at the court of 7th ranked Turiba (7-12). Liepaja smashed Turiba 81-59. It was an exceptional evening for Janis Timma who led the winners with a double-double by scoring 13 points, 10 rebounds and 4 assists. The winner was already known earlier in the game, so both coaches allowed to play the bench players saving starting five for next games. Liepaja maintains third place with 10-8 record having 2 victories less than leader Valmiera. Turiba at the other side keeps the seventh position with 12 games lost. Liepaja's next round opponent will be Jelgava (#6) at home. Turiba will play against the league's leader Valmiera.
The game in Riga supposed to be also quite interesting. 5th ranked Jelgava (9-11) played at the court of sixth ranked VEF Riga (9-1). VEF Riga smashed Jelgava 95-66 on Sunday. Sandis Valters fired 19 points and 4 assists for the winners. Jelgava's coach already knew that his team would not have a big chance, so allowed to play eleven players seeing no chance for a win. The victory was the third consecutive win for VEF Riga. Defending champion moved-up to fourth place. Jelgava lost their fourth game in a row. They dropped to the sixth position with 11 games lost. VEF Riga will have a break next round. Jelgava will play on the road against Liepaja (#3).

In the last game of round 19 Ventspils crushed Jelgava in a road game 93-61.



Turiba - Liepaja 59-81

The game in Turiba supposed to be also worth to mention about. Third ranked Liepaja (10-8) played at the court of 7th ranked Turiba (7-12). Liepaja smashed Turiba 81-59. It looked good early as Turiba took an 2-point lead at the end of first quarter. But then Liepaja had a 19-15 second period charge getting the lead and Turiba was not able to take back game control losing it eventually 59-81. It was an exceptional evening for swingman Janis Timma (201-92, agency: FCM) who led the winners with a double-double by scoring 13 points, 10 rebounds and 4 assists. Guard Martins Kravcenko (192-85) accounted for 20 points and 4 assists for the winning side. Five Liepaja players scored in double figures. Center Roberts Mednis (204-89) came up with 18 points and 5 rebounds and forward Matiss Rudmiezis (193-91) added 11 points and 5 rebounds respectively for Turiba in the defeat. The winner was already known earlier in the game, so both coaches allowed to play the bench players saving starting five for next games. Liepaja maintains third place with 10-8 record having 2 victories less than leader Valmiera. Turiba at the other side keeps the seventh position with 12 games lost. Liepaja's next round opponent will be Jelgava (#6) at home. Turiba will play against the league's leader Valmiera.
Top scorers:
Turiba: R.Mednis 18+5reb+1ast, M.Rudmiezis 11+5reb+3ast, J.Kalnins 9+8reb+1ast, E.Kikuts 6+5reb+1ast, S.Bets 5, M.Motivans 4
Liepaja: M.Kravcenko 20+2reb+4ast, J.Mayo 14+4reb+1ast, J.Timma 13+10reb+4ast, T.Leiteris 10+3reb+1ast, A.Bricis 10+4reb+3ast, R.Magone 6+5reb+1ast
gschID: 166557


U18 - Ventspils 46-101

Leader Ventspils blasted bottom-ranked U18 (0-11) in Riga 101-46 keeping the perfect record after 19 rounds. U18 is still unable to win any game. The game without a history. Ventspils led from the first minutes and controlled entire game increasing their lead in each quarter. They dominated down low during the game scoring 54 of its points in the paint compared to U18's 18. They outrebounded U18 51-26 including a 36-21 advantage in defensive rebounds. Ventspils players were unselfish on offense dishing 26 assists comparing to just 7 passes made by U18's players. Worth to mention a great performance of American forward Sam Willard (205-88, college: Pacific) who helped to win the game recording a double-double by scoring 21 points and 10 rebounds (on 10-of-11 shooting from the field). His fellow American import guard Jahmar Young (196-86, college: N.Mexico St.) contributed with 20 points, 5 rebounds and 4 assists for the winners. Five Ventspils players scored in double figures. Forward Armands Ginters (193-95) answered with 14 points and guard Davis Geks (183-95) added 7 points in the effort for U18. U18's coach gave up on the game allowing to play twelve players seeing no chance for a win. Ventspils (11-0) have an impressive series of eleven victories in a row. They maintain second place with a perfect record of 11 victories in a row behind leader Valmiera. Newly promoted U18 still closes the standings with 11 games lost. Ventspils will have a break next round, and it should allow them to practice more before next game. U18's supporters look forward to an exciting derby game next round, where their team will face at home their local rival from Riga Latvijas Universitate.
Top scorers:
U18: A.Ginters 14+2reb+1ast, D.Geks 7+3reb+2ast, E.Stelmahers 7+1reb, E.Endzels 5+1reb+1ast, R.Saubergs 5+4reb, K.Muiznieks 3+2reb
Ventspils: S.Willard 21+10reb+1ast, J.Young 20+5reb+4ast, M.Laksa 13+7reb+2ast, M.Meiers 12+8reb, M.Diane 12+2reb+1ast, A.Berzins 12+7reb+2ast
gschID: 166558


VEF Riga - Jelgava 95-66

The game in Riga supposed to be also quite interesting. 5th ranked Jelgava (9-11) played at the court of sixth ranked VEF Riga (9-1). VEF Riga smashed Jelgava 95-66 on Sunday. The game without a history. VEF Riga led from the first minutes and controlled entire game increasing their lead in each quarter. They dominated down low during the game scoring 58 of its points in the paint compared to Jelgava's 26. They outrebounded Jelgava 38-25 including a 28-14 advantage in defensive rebounds. VEF Riga looked well-organized offensively handing out 22 assists. The former international guard Sandis Valters (193-78) fired 19 points and 4 assists for the winners. American forward Tyler Cain (203-88, college: S.Dakota) chipped in 18 points. Five VEF Riga players scored in double figures. Forward Armands Senkans (197-90) produced 16 points and guard Kalvis Krumins (183-90) added 5 points, 7 rebounds and 4 assists respectively for lost side. Jelgava's coach already knew that his team would not have a big chance, so allowed to play eleven players seeing no chance for a win. The victory was the third consecutive win for VEF Riga. Defending champion moved-up to fourth place. Jelgava lost their fourth game in a row. They dropped to the sixth position with 11 games lost. VEF Riga will have a break next round. Jelgava will play on the road against Liepaja (#3).
Top scorers:
Jelgava: A.Senkans 16+2reb+1ast, A.Justovics 14+2reb, K.Nelson 8, E.Krumins 6+1reb, S.Silavs 5+4reb+3ast, K.Kanbergs 5+1reb+2ast
VEF Riga: S.Valters 19+2reb+4ast, T.Cain 18+3reb+2ast, D.Zavackas 14+4reb+4ast, G.Jahovics 13+3reb+2ast, K.Berzins 10+8reb+2ast, C.Millage 8+3reb+4ast
gschID: 169257


Jelgava - Ventspils 61-93

There was no surprise when 5th ranked Jelgava (9-11) was crushed at home by leader Ventspils (11-0) 93-61 on Tuesday. The game without a history. Ventspils led from the first minutes and controlled entire game increasing their lead in each quarter. They dominated down low during the game scoring 58 of its points in the paint compared to Jelgava's 32. Ventspils had a 33-20 advantage in offensive rebounds. They looked well-organized offensively handing out 22 assists. Arturs Strelnieks (196-85) fired 17 points, 6 rebounds and 4 assists for the winners. American forward Sam Willard (205-88, college: Pacific) chipped in 12 points and 8 rebounds. Four Ventspils players scored in double figures. Swingman Edgars Krumins (194-86) produced 13 points, 6 rebounds and 4 assists and guard Kalvis Krumins (183-90) added 9 points respectively for lost side. Since the result was very predictable, it gave the chance for the coaches to test many bench players and allowed the starting five to rest. The victory was the eleventh consecutive win for Ventspils. They maintain second place with 11-0 record behind leader Valmiera. Jelgava lost their fourth game in a row. They dropped to the sixth position with 11 games lost. Ventspils will have a break next round. Jelgava will play on the road against Liepaja (#3).
Top scorers:
Jelgava: E.Krumins 13+6reb+4ast, K.Krumins 9+2reb+3ast, A.Justovics 8+5reb+1ast, A.Senkans 7+2reb+1ast, K.Kanbergs 6+4reb, S.Silavs 6+2reb+1ast
Ventspils: A.Strelnieks 17+6reb+4ast, R.Zakis 15+7reb, M.Meiers 13+6reb, S.Willard 12+8reb+2ast, M.Laksa 9+1reb+1ast, D.Lejasmeiers 8+1reb+3ast
gschID: 166555


Valmiera - LU 68-69

Top ranked Valmiera (12-8) recorded its eighth loss at the home court on Thursday night. Hosts were edged by sixth ranked Latvijas Universitate (9-9) 69-68. Valmiera was tied after three quarters but could not keep up in the last quarter eventually losing the game. Strangely Valmiera outrebounded Latvijas Universitate 38-26 including 24 on the defensive glass. Guard Zanis Peiners (203-90, agency: Interperformances) fired 22 points and 5 rebounds for the winners. Guard Kristaps Dargais (195-90) chipped in 15 points and 8 rebounds. American guard Jai Lucas (177, college: Texas) produced 17 points and 5 rebounds (on 7-of-9 shooting from the field) and power forward Artjoms Butjankovs (205-91, agency: FCM) added 10 points and 9 rebounds respectively for lost side. Four Valmiera players scored in double figures. Latvijas Universitate moved-up to fifth place. Valmiera at the other side still keeps top position with eight games lost. Latvijas Universitate's supporters look forward to an exciting derby game next round, where their team will travel locally in Riga to the arena U18.
Top scorers:
Valmiera: J.Lucas 17+5reb+3ast, I.Bankevics 11+3reb+2ast, J.Porzingis 11+5reb+2ast, A.Butjankovs 10+9reb+1ast, V.Iljins 9+4reb, J.Rozitis 5+8reb+1ast
LU: Z.Peiners 22+5reb+1ast, K.Dargais 15+8reb+2ast, M.Vitols 9+1reb+5ast, H.Rubenis 6+2reb, A.Osins 6+3reb, Z.Plivda 4+3reb
gschID: 166556


Jurmala - U18 79-65

Bottom-ranked U18 (0-11) tried to put together a comeback for its first victory of the season, but they fell short in the 79-65 loss to eighth ranked Jurmala (6-13) in Jurmala on Sunday evening. The game was mostly controlled by Jurmala. U18 managed to win fourth quarter 25-17. But it was not enough to take a lead and get a victory that evening. Jurmala forced 22 U18 turnovers. It was a great evening for forward Ervins Jonats (199-91) who led his team to a victory with a double-double by scoring 17 points and 14 rebounds. Forward Einars Bucs (200-86) helped adding 9 points and 8 rebounds. At the losing side guard Karlis Lasmanis (193-94) responded with 15 points and swingman Karlis Muiznieks (189-94) scored 13 points. Both coaches used bench players which allowed the starters a little rest for the next games. Newly promoted Jurmala maintains eighth place with 6-13 record. U18 lost their eleventh game in a row. U18 at the other side, also newcomer in the league, still closes the standings with 11 games lost. Jurmala will meet at home higher ranked Latvijas Universitate (#5) in the next round and it will be quite challenging to get another victory. U18's supporters look forward to an exciting derby game next round, where their team will face at home their local rival from Riga Latvijas Universitate.
Top scorers:
U18: K.Lasmanis 15+4reb, K.Muiznieks 13+4reb, R.Krastins 8+4reb+1ast, T.Leimanis 7+1reb+2ast, E.Stelmahers 6+2reb, S.Ceplitis 5+6reb+2ast
Jurmala: E.Jonats 17+14reb+2ast, E.Indans 11+1reb, D.Coders 11+2reb+5ast, E.Bucs 9+8reb+1ast, A.Ozols 8+2reb+4ast, R.Liepa 7
gschID: 166554


  




Aigars Skele
LBL Round 13: No surprise as #1 Ventspils defeat Valmiera - 2 hours ago

Host teams show no mercy winning all games. LBL top team - Ventspils (11-1) added another victory to their record on Saturday. This time they beat sixth ranked Valmiera (5-7) 81-75. The hosts started the game with a very strong first quarter 22-12. But Valmiera won second period 20-14. However it was not enough to take a lead and get a victory that evening. Ventspils made 18-of-21 free shots (85.7 percent) during the game. The former international forward Aigars Skele (192-92) stepped u...   [read more]

Malcolm
Griffin
Liepaja/Triobet adds Griffin to their roster, ex ASS Sale - 1 day ago

Liepaja/Triobet (LBL) added to their roster 25-year old American guard Malcolm Griffin (193-95kg-91, college: Fresno Pacific, agency: Promotex). He started the season at ASS Sale in Moroccan D1 league. The last season Griffin played at FUS Rabat (also in D1). He helped them to make it to the Moroccan Throne Cup Semifinals. Griffin played in the final of Arab Club Championships. He has played previously professionally in MPBA (Champaign Swarm). Griffin attended Fresno Pacific University un...   [read more]

Edgars
Krumins
Krumins' double-double lands him LBL2 Player of the Week award - 1 day ago

30-year old swingman Edgars Krumins (194-G/F-86) had a great game in the last round for second-ranked Jelgava and receives a Eurobasket.com LBL2 Player of the Week award for round 9. He had a double-double of 39 points and 13 rebounds, while his team beat VeA (#5, 2-8) 88-75. Jelgava maintains the 2nd position in their group in Latvian LBL2. They are still close to the very top. Jelgava would have been even better if they kept winning the games like in the last round. They have a solid 9-...   [read more]


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