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LBL Standings
 1. Ventspils 27-5 
 2. VEF Riga 14-4 
 3. Valmiera 21-11 
 4. Jekabpils 18-14 
 5. Barons Riga 16-15 
 6. Liepaja/Triobet 15-17 
 7. Jurmala 13-19 
 8. BK Ogre 13-19 
 9. LU 5-26 
 10. Valka/Valga 3-15 
Last:5/31/2017
LBL2 Stage Two Standings
Places 1-12
 1. Kekava 21-1 
 2. Turiba 19-3 
 3. Jelgava 18-4 
 4. ViA 16-6 
 5. Ogre/Kumho Tyre 11-11 
 6. RSU 10-12 
 7. Marupe 10-12 
 8. Limbazi 6-16 
 9. RTU 6-16 
 10. Saldus 6-16 
 11. Livani 5-17 
 12. Gulbenes Buki 4-18 
Places 13-21
 1. VeA 14-2 
 2. LU/BS Riga 13-3 
 3. DSN/SB 11-5 
 4. Madona 11-5 
 5. VEF skola 10-6 
 6. Valmiera/ORDO-2 7-9 
 7. Jekabpils II 3-13 
 8. Riga/Ridzene 2-14 
 9. BJBS Riga 1-15 
Stage One Standings
Last:3/20/2017
LBL3 Stage Two Standings
Places 1-8
 1. Ezerzeme 10-4 
 2. Carnikava 10-4 
 3. Jaunpils 8-6 
 4. Dartija 7-7 
 5. Salacgriva 7-7 
 6. ViA 2 7-7 
 7. Memele/Bauskas 6-8 
 8. Pardaugava/Tur. 1-13 
Places 9-16
 1. Kraslava 11-3 
 2. Daugavpils n. 11-3 
 3. Darznieks/Cesis 10-4 
 4. Rujiena 8-6 
 5. Rugaju 5-9 
 6. BJBS Riga 5-9 
 7. Saulkrasti 5-9 
 8. Aluksne 1-13 
Stage One Standings
Last:5/1/2017
Basketball Champions League Standings
Group A
 1. Banco di Srd 0-0 
 2. Enisey 0-0 
 3. EWE Baskets 0-0 
 4. Hapoel Holon 0-0 
 5. Monaco 0-0 
 6. UCAM Murcia 0-0 
Group B
 1. Chalon 0-0 
 2. Gaziantep 0-0 
 3. Iberostar Tener. 0-0 
 4. Neptunas 0-0 
 5. PAOK 0-0 
 6. Ventspils 0-0 
Group C
 1. AEK Athens 0-0 
 2. Banvit BK 0-0 
 3. Bayreuth 0-0 
 4. Strasbourg 0-0 
 5. Umana VE 0-0 
 6. Un.Olimpija 0-0 
Group D
 1. Aris 0-0 
 2. Besiktas 0-0 
 3. CEZ Nymburk 0-0 
 4. Oostende 0-0 
 5. Scandone AV 0-0 
 6. Stelmet ZG 0-0 
Last:7/12/2017
Baltic League Standings
Group A
 1. Barons Riga 10-2 
 2. Nevezis 8-4 
 3. Rapla 8-4 
 4. Jurmala 6-6 
 5. Liepaja/Triobet 5-7 
 6. Parnu 3-9 
 7. Barsy Atyrau 2-10 
Group B
 1. P.Zvaigzdes 11-1 
 2. Valmiera 9-3 
 3. Jekabpils 8-4 
 4. BK Ogre 6-6 
 5. TTU 5-7 
 6. Tarvas 3-9 
 7. COR-Borisfen 0-12 
Group Q
 1. Kalev/Cramo 0-0 
 2. Tartu Ulikool 0-0 
 3. TLU/Kalev 0-0 
 4. Vytautas 0-0 
Last:3/2/2017
VTB United League Standings
 1. CSKA 22-2 
 2. Zenit 21-3 
 3. Khimki 19-5 
 4. Lokomotiv 19-5 
 5. Unics 15-9 
 6. Enisey 13-11 
 7. VEF Riga 11-13 
 8. Astana 9-15 
 9. Avtodor 8-16 
 10. N.Novgorod 8-16 
 11. Kalev/Cramo 5-19 
 12. Tsmoki-Minsk 5-19 
 13. Parma 1-23 
Last:6/23/2017
Stats Leaders
Points Per Game
 Tyler LARSON
  Barons Riga
  (190-G-91)
  Avg: 16.4
 1. Larson, Barons Riga16.4 
 2. Pitts, Valmiera14.9 
 3. Butjankovs, Liepaja/.14.8 
 4. Ausejs, Liepaja/.14.5 
 5. Griffin, Liepaja/.14.4 
 6. Stumbris, Jekabpils14.1 
 7. Blums, VEF Riga14.1 
 8. Jogela, Barons Riga13.4 
 9. Fischer, Valmiera13.3 
 10. Jeromanovs, Jurma.13.2 
Rebounds Per Game
 D'Or FISCHER
  Valmiera
  (211-C-81)
  Avg: 8.7
 1. Fischer, Valmiera8.7 
 2. Rozitis, Liepaja/.8.4 
 3. Iljins, Jurmala8.4 
 4. Selakovs, Jekabpils7.4 
 5. Krestinin, Barons R.7.3 
 6. Montgomery, Liepaja/.7.2 
 7. Butjankovs, Liepaja/.7.1 
 8. Aleksejevs, Jekabpils6.6 
 9. Meiers, VEF Riga6.5 
Assists Per Game
 Malcolm GRIFFIN
  Liepaja/.
  (193-G-91)
  Avg: 7.2
 1. Griffin, Liepaja/.7.2 
 2. Jeromanovs, Jurma.6.1 
 3. Sirsnins, Jekabpils5.8 
 4. Pitts, Valmiera5.7 
 5. Plavnieks, BK Ogre5.7 
 6. Gaddy, VEF Riga5.4 
 7. Vitols, BK Ogre4.9 
 8. Larson, Barons Riga4.4 
 9. Birkans, LU4.3 
 10. McMullan, Liepaja/.3.9 
Steals Per Game
 Malcolm GRIFFIN
  Liepaja/.
  (193-G-91)
  Avg: 2.4
 1. Griffin, Liepaja/.2.4 
 2. Skele, VEF Riga1.9 
 3. Richard, VEF Riga1.8 
 4. Krestinin, Barons R.1.5 
 5. Pitts, Valmiera1.5 
 6. Campbell, Ventspils1.5 
 7. Larson, Barons Riga1.4 
 8. Gaddy, VEF Riga1.4 
 9. Mitchell, Valmiera1.4 
 10. Mejeris, VEF Riga1.3 
Blocks Per Game
 D'Or FISCHER
  Valmiera
  (211-C-81)
  Avg: 1.6
 1. Fischer, Valmiera1.6 
 2. Mejeris, VEF Riga1.3 
 3. Rozitis, Barons Riga1.2 
 4. Iljins, Jurmala1.0 
 5. Krestinin, Barons R.0.9 
 6. Zvigurs, Valka/Va.0.8 
 7. Selakovs, Jekabpils0.8 
 8. Stumbris, Jekabpils0.8 
 9. Grazulis, Ventspils0.8 
Player of the Week

 D'or Fischer
  Valmiera
  ( 211-C-81 )
  

 Rihards Adins
  Turiba
  ( 205-F/C-94 )
  

Latvian Basketball (Men)

First Round Schedule
Din.Tbilisi 50% Sep.19 Joventut
Keravnos 50% Sep.19 Avtodor
Bosna-Royal 50% Sep.19 Ludwigsburg
Karpos Sokol 50% Sep.19 TLU/Kalev
Groningen 50% Sep.19 Vytautas
Sigal Prisht 50% Sep.19 Tsmoki-Minsk
Kapfenberg 50% Sep.19 Benfica
BC Lulea 50% Sep.19 Antwerp
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LBL Round 20: Turiba defeats leader Valmiera - Feb 22, 2012


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Coincidentally all hosts won their games.

The most surprising game was another loss of top-ranked Valmiera (12-9) on the court of seventh ranked Turiba on Tuesday night. Visitors were defeated by Turiba 73-68. The hosts trailed by 4 points at the halftime before their 40-31 charge in the second half, which allowed them to win the game. Turiba forced 23 Valmiera turnovers. 28 personal fouls committed by Valmiera helped opponents get some easy free throw opportunities. Guard Mikus Sokolovs (194-89) orchestrated the victory by scoring 18 points. Guard Janis Antrops (193-91, agency: Interperformances) contributed with 13 points and 4 assists for the winners. Turiba's coach used entire bench in such tough game. The former international forward Janis Porzingis (201-82, agency: Interperformances) replied with a double-double by scoring 27 points and 10 rebounds for Valmiera. Turiba maintains seventh position with 8-12 record. Valmiera at the other side still keeps top place with nine games lost. Turiba are looking forward to face Jurmala (#8) at home in the next round. Valmiera will play against Liepaja (#3) and it may be a tough game between close rivals.
Important game to mention about took place in Jurmala. Eighth ranked Jurmala (7-13) saved a 1-point victory at home edging 5th ranked Latvijas Universitate (9-10) 74-73 on Wednesday evening. Worth to mention a great performance of forward Ervins Jonats (199-91) who helped to win the game recording 9 points and 16 rebounds and Davis Coders who added 18 points during the contest. Guard Kristaps Dargais (195-90) responded with a double-double by scoring 12 points and 13 rebounds. Latvijas Universitate's coach rotated ten players in this game, but that didn't help. Jurmala have a solid three-game winning streak. Newly promoted Jurmala maintains eighth position with 7-13 record. Latvijas Universitate at the other side keeps the fifth place with ten games lost. Jurmala will play against higher ranked Jelgava (#6) on the road in the next round and it may be quite challenging game. Latvijas Universitate will play against Jelgava and it may be a tough game between close rivals.
The game between third ranked Liepaja (11-8) and 6th ranked Jelgava (9-12) in Liepaja on Tuesday ended with biggest points difference. Liepaja outscored guests from Jelgava 91-60. The winners were led by Arturs Bricis who had that evening a double-double by scoring 20 points and 11 rebounds. Even 17 points by Edgars Krumins did not help to save the game for Jelgava. 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 position with 11-8 record behind leader Valmiera. Jelgava lost fifth consecutive game. They keep the sixth place with 12 games lost. Liepaja will meet at home league's leader Valmiera in the next round and it will be for sure the game of the week. Jelgava will play against Jurmala (#8) and it may be a tough game between close rivals.



Turiba - Valmiera 73-68

The most surprising game was another loss of top-ranked Valmiera (12-9) on the court of seventh ranked Turiba on Tuesday night. Visitors were defeated by Turiba 73-68. The hosts trailed by 4 points at the halftime before their 40-31 charge in the second half, which allowed them to win the game. Turiba forced 23 Valmiera turnovers. 28 personal fouls committed by Valmiera helped opponents get some easy free throw opportunities. Guard Mikus Sokolovs (194-89) orchestrated the victory by scoring 18 points. Guard Janis Antrops (193-91, agency: Interperformances) contributed with 13 points and 4 assists for the winners. Turiba's coach used entire bench in such tough game. The former international forward Janis Porzingis (201-82, agency: Interperformances) replied with a double-double by scoring 27 points and 10 rebounds and American guard Jai Lucas (177, college: Texas) added 17 points and 4 assists in the effort for Valmiera. Turiba maintains seventh position with 8-12 record. Valmiera at the other side still keeps top place with nine games lost. Turiba are looking forward to face Jurmala (#8) at home in the next round. Valmiera will play against Liepaja (#3) and it may be a tough game between close rivals.
Top scorers:
Turiba: M.Sokolovs 18+1reb+3ast, J.Antrops 13+1reb+4ast, R.Mednis 7+8reb, M.Steinbergs 6+4reb+2ast, M.Rudmiezis 6+1reb, S.Bets 6
Valmiera: J.Porzingis 27+10reb+2ast, J.Lucas 17+2reb+4ast, A.Butjankovs 6+3reb+1ast, M.Ziedins 5+8reb+1ast, J.Rozitis 4+5reb+1ast, E.Elksnis 3
gschID: 166560


Liepaja - Jelgava 91-60

The game between third ranked Liepaja (11-8) and 6th ranked Jelgava (9-12) in Liepaja on Tuesday ended with biggest points difference. Liepaja outscored guests from Jelgava 91-60. The game without a history. Liepaja led from the first minutes and controlled entire game increasing their lead in each quarter. Liepaja outrebounded Jelgava 37-22 including a 24-12 advantage in defensive rebounds. The winners were led by guard Arturs Bricis (193-92) who had that evening a double-double by scoring 20 points and 11 rebounds and guard Martins Kravcenko (192-85) supported him with 13 points and 9 assists. Four Liepaja players scored in double figures. Even 17 points by swingman Edgars Krumins (194-86) did not help to save the game for Jelgava. American forward Kyle Nelson (203-89, college: Augustana, IL, agency: N.E.T.) added 16 points for the guests. 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 position with 11-8 record behind leader Valmiera. Jelgava lost fifth consecutive game. They keep the sixth place with 12 games lost. Liepaja will meet at home league's leader Valmiera in the next round and it will be for sure the game of the week. Jelgava will play against Jurmala (#8) and it may be a tough game between close rivals.
Top scorers:
Liepaja: A.Bricis 20+11reb+1ast, M.Kravcenko 13+9ast, J.Timma 12+7reb+1ast, A.Helmanis 10+4reb, T.Leiteris 10+7reb, J.Mayo 9+1reb+6ast
Jelgava: E.Krumins 17+1reb+2ast, K.Nelson 16+4reb, A.Duselis 10+5reb, A.Senkans 7+1reb, S.Silavs 4+2reb+5ast, L.Mizis 3+3reb
gschID: 166561


Jurmala - LU 74-73

Important game to mention about took place in Jurmala. Eighth ranked Jurmala (7-13) saved a 1-point victory at home edging 5th ranked Latvijas Universitate (9-10) 74-73 on Wednesday evening. Latvijas Universitate was ahead by 5 points after three quarters before a 15-9 charge of Jurmala, which allowed them to win the game. Worth to mention a great performance of forward Ervins Jonats (199-91) who helped to win the game recording 9 points and 16 rebounds and guard Davis Coders (187-92) who added 18 points during the contest. Guard Kristaps Dargais (195-90) responded with a double-double by scoring 12 points and 13 rebounds and point guard Armands Osins (185-91, agency: FCM) scored 14 points and 9 rebounds. Five Latvijas Universitate players scored in double figures. Latvijas Universitate's coach rotated ten players in this game, but that didn't help. Jurmala have a solid three-game winning streak. Newly promoted Jurmala maintains eighth position with 7-13 record. Latvijas Universitate at the other side keeps the fifth place with ten games lost. Jurmala will play against higher ranked Jelgava (#6) on the road in the next round and it may be quite challenging game. Latvijas Universitate will play against Jelgava and it may be a tough game between close rivals.
Top scorers:
Jurmala: D.Coders 18+4reb+2ast, A.Ozols 13+4reb+2ast, U.Pinete 11+2reb, E.Jonats 9+16reb+2ast, R.Liepa 8+1reb+1ast, E.Bucs 7+2reb
LU: H.Rubenis 17+2reb+3ast, Z.Peiners 15+4reb+5ast, A.Osins 14+9reb+1ast, K.Dargais 12+13reb+3ast, I.Aizpurs 10+2reb, M.Vitols 5+3reb+2ast
gschID: 166562


  




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