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LBL Standings
 1. Ventspils 20-2 
 2. Valmiera 15-8 
 3. Jekabpils 12-11 
 4. VEF Riga 11-2 
 5. Barons Riga 11-10 
 6. Liepaja/Triobet 10-13 
 7. Jurmala 10-15 
 8. BK Ogre 9-13 
 9. LU 5-19 
 10. Valka/Valga 3-13 
Full Standings
Last:2/27/2017
LBL2 Standings
Places 1-12
 1. Kekava 17-1 
 2. Turiba 17-2 
 3. Jelgava 17-4 
 4. ViA 14-5 
 5. Ogre/Kumho Tyre 9-8 
 6. RSU 9-9 
 7. Marupe 9-10 
 8. Limbazi 6-12 
 9. Saldus 5-15 
 10. RTU 4-14 
 11. Livani 2-14 
 12. Gulbenes Buki 2-17 
Places 13-21
 1. VeA 14-1 
 2. DSN/SB 10-5 
 3. LU/BS Riga 9-3 
 4. VEF skola 9-6 
 5. Madona 8-5 
 6. Valmiera/ORDO-2 6-7 
 7. Jekabpils II 3-11 
 8. Riga/Ridzene 1-11 
 9. BJBS Riga 0-11 
Stage One Standings
Full Standings
Last:2/28/2017
LBL3 Stage Two Standings
Places 1-8
 1. Carnikava 8-3 
 2. Ezerzeme 7-3 
 3. ViA 2 6-3 
 4. Jaunpils 6-5 
 5. Salacgriva 5-5 
 6. Memele/Bauskas 4-6 
 7. Dartija 4-6 
 8. Pardaugava/Tur. 1-10 
Places 9-16
 1. Darznieks/Cesis 8-2 
 2. Kraslava 7-2 
 3. Daugavpils n. 7-2 
 4. Rujiena 6-5 
 5. Rugaju 4-6 
 6. Saulkrasti 4-6 
 7. BJBS Riga 3-8 
 8. Aluksne 1-9 
Stage One Standings
Last:2/14/2017
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
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. TLU/Kalev 0-0 
 2. TU/Rock 0-0 
 3. Vytautas 0-0 
 4. Kalev/Cramo 0-0 
Last:2/9/2017
VTB United League Standings
 1 CSKA 16-2 
 2 Zenit 15-3 
 3 Khimky 14-3 
 4 Lokomotiv 13-4 
 5 Unics 11-7 
 6 VEF Riga 8-8 
 7 Astana 8-10 
 8 Enisey 8-10 
 9 N.Novgorod 6-12 
 10 Avtodor 5-12 
 11 Tsmoki-Minsk 4-13 
 12 Kalev/Cramo 4-13 
 13 Parma 0-15 
Last:2/28/2017
Stats Leaders
Points Per Game
 Tyler LARSON
  Barons Riga
  (190-G-91)
  Avg: 17.3
 1. Larson, Barons Riga17.3 
 2. Griffin, Liepaja/.16.5 
 3. Jogela, Barons Riga15.3 
 4. Laksa, Valmiera14.9 
 5. Butjankovs, Liepaja/.14.5 
 6. Blums, VEF Riga14.5 
 7. Kaufmanis, Valmiera14.5 
 8. Pitts, Valmiera14.4 
 9. Geks, Barons Riga14.4 
 10. Gulbis, Ventspils14.0 
Rebounds Per Game
 Davis ROZITIS
  Barons Riga
  (215-C-90)
  Avg: 10.2
 1. Rozitis, Barons Riga10.2 
 2. Krestinin, Barons R.8.4 
 3. Iljins, Jurmala8.0 
 4. Montgomery, Liepaja/.7.8 
 5. Selakovs, Jekabpils7.5 
 6. Butjankovs, Liepaja/.7.2 
 7. Aleksejevs, Jekabpils7.1 
 8. Strelnieks, Jurmala7.0 
 9. Jonats, Valmiera7.0 
Assists Per Game
 Malcolm GRIFFIN
  Liepaja/.
  (193-G-91)
  Avg: 7.5
 1. Griffin, Liepaja/.7.5 
 2. Jeromanovs, Jurma.6.6 
 3. Sirsnins, Jekabpils5.8 
 4. Plavnieks, BK Ogre5.7 
 5. Gaddy, VEF Riga5.5 
 6. Pitts, Valmiera5.4 
 7. Larson, Barons Riga4.9 
 8. Vitols, BK Ogre4.9 
 9. Saage, Valka/Valga4.6 
 10. Birkans, LU4.5 
Steals Per Game
 Malcolm GRIFFIN
  Liepaja/.
  (193-G-91)
  Avg: 2.5
 1. Griffin, Liepaja/.2.5 
 2. Skele, VEF Riga2.2 
 3. Gaddy, VEF Riga1.8 
 4. Richard, VEF Riga1.8 
 5. Jakovics, Ventspils1.7 
 6. Campbell, Ventspils1.7 
 7. Larson, Barons Riga1.6 
 8. Saage, Valka/Valga1.6 
 9. Krestinin, Barons R.1.6 
 10. Pitts, Valmiera1.4 
Blocks Per Game
 Devonta POLLARD
  Liepaja/.
  (203-F-94)
  Avg: 1.4
 1. Pollard, Liepaja/.1.4 
 2. Grazulis, Ventspils1.4 
 3. Montgomery, Liepaja/.1.1 
 4. Rozitis, Liepaja/.1.1 
 5. Mbodj, Ventspils1.1 
 6. Krestinin, Barons R.1.0 
 7. Mejeris, VEF Riga1.0 
 8. Zvigurs, Valka/Va.0.9 
 9. Zelionis, Ventspils0.8 
Player of the Week

 Martins Laksa
  Valmiera
  ( 200-SF-92-90 )
  

 Daniels Minajevs
  LU/BS Riga
  ( 205-C/F-105-95 )
  
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Round 24 (Regular Season)

VEF Riga Mar.4 Ventspils 52%
Jekabpils Mar.4 Valmiera 61%
Liepaja/Trio 76% Mar.4 LU
Jurmala Mar.4 BK Ogre 56%
Next Round Schedule

Round 16 (Second Stage)

ViA 73% Mar.1 Limbazi
Ogre/Kumho T 83% Mar.1 RTU
Madona 84% Mar.1 Jekabpils I
Marupe Mar.1 Kekava 81%
Next Round Schedule

Round 1 (1/8 Finals)

Pinar Karsiy Mar.1 Besiktas 55%
Ludwigsburg Mar.1 Neptunas 63%
Banco di Srd 63% Mar.1 Le Mans
Aris Mar.1 ASVEL 62%
Umana VE 51% Mar.1 Scandone AV
Next Round Schedule

Game 2 (Quarter-Finals)

Barons Riga 98% Mar.9 Kalev/Cramo
P.Zvaigzdes 84% Mar.8 Liepaja/Trio
Valmiera 95% Mar.8 Vytautas
Nevezis 93% Mar.7 Tartu Ulikoo
Next Round Schedule

Round 23 (Regular Season)

Unics 74% Mar.6 Kalev/Cramo
N.Novgorod Mar.6 CSKA 80%
Khimky 91% Mar.5 Tsmoki-Minsk
Enisey Mar.5 Zenit 73%
Astana 92% Mar.5 Parma
Armands Skele selected the top Latvian playing abroad in last week's games - May 17, 2012


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We bring you last week's top performances from Latvians who are playing abroad and who all have had prior experience of national team duties at youth or senior level.


Armands Skele
Armands Skele
   #1. This week's number one is former international guard Armands Skele (192-83). He led Kalev/Cramo to an overtime victory over the league leader Tartu Ulikool (25-3) 87-76 in the Estonian KML in Tuesday night's game. Skele was MVP of the game. He scored 17 points, had 5 rebounds and dished 3 assists in 24 minutes on the court. It was the game of the round between two top 4 ranked teams. BC Kalev/Cramo Tallinn (23-5) is placed second in the KML. This year Skele averages: 9.2ppg, 3.9rpg, 2.6apg, 1.6spg, 2FGP: 54.2%, 3FGP: 39.5% and FT: 44.8% in the 21 games he played so far. He played for the Latvian senior national team three years ago.

Raitis Grafs
Raitis Grafs
   #2. Second place goes to former international center Raitis Grafs (208-81, college: Valparaiso). Grafs led Siauliai to an easy victory against the closely-ranked Rudupis (16-6) crushing them 81-61 in the Lithuanian LKL last Wednesday. He scored 11 points, had 5 rebounds and dished 4 assists. It was the game of the round between two top 4 ranked teams. BC Siauliai (16-6) is placed third in the LKL. It was his team's seventh consecutive victory in a row. Grafs' overall stats this season are: 7.6ppg, 3.7rpg, 2FGP: 51.4% and FT: 74.2%. He played for the Latvian national team in 2010.

Davis Bertans
Davis Bertans
   #3. The Latvian player who performed third best last week abroad was an international forward Davis Bertans (208-92). Bertans contributed to Partizan's victory against the second-ranked Radnicki Kragujevac (9-3) 82-76 in the Serbian A League on Saturday night. He scored 10 points in 15 minutes. It was the game of the round between two top 3 ranked teams in group SuperLiga. BC Partizan MT:S Beograd (10-2) is placed first. It was his team's sixth consecutive victory in a row. There are only two games left until the end of the Second Stage. So now every game will be critical. This year Bertans' overall stats are: 4.2ppg, 1.7rpg, 3FGP: 41.2% in the 10 games. He is also a member of the Latvian senior national team.

Janis Strelnieks
Janis Strelnieks
   #4. Guard Janis Strelnieks (191-89), who plays in the Russian PBL could not help Spartak St.Petersburg (9-9) to beat Unics Kazan (8-10). Strelnieks scored 7 points and added 3 passes. Spartak St.Petersburg was defeated 81-75 on the road by the lower-ranked Unics Kazan (#6). It's Strelnieks' first season with the team. His total stats this year are: 5.0ppg and 1.1apg. Strelnieks is also Latvian national team player.

Janis Blums
Janis Blums
   #5. International guard Janis Blums (190-82) was not able to help Gescrap BB (19-15) in their game against Caja Laboral (23-11) in the Spanish ACB. He recorded 5 points in 21 minutes. Gescrap BB lost 73-77 in Vitoria to the higher-ranked (#3) Caja Laboral. Blums has been at the team for four years. This season Blums' total stats are: 5.7ppg and 1.3rpg in the 32 games. He plays currently for the Latvian national team.

Mareks Jurevicus
Mareks Jurevicus
   #6. Swingman Mareks Jurevicus (197-85) was not able to secure a victory for Assi Ostuni (13-15) in their game against Enel Brindisi (18-10) in the Italian Lega2 (second division). Jurevicus did not beat the league record on Wednesday evening. He recorded only 2 points. Assi Ostuni was defeated 80-66 in Brindisi by the higher-ranked Enel (#3). Jurevicus has relatively good stats this season: 13.6ppg, 4.2rpg, 1.7apg and 1.1spg. He is an international player who is currently on the senior Latvian National Team roster.


Other top Latvian players, who play abroad:

Rihards Kuksiks (198-G/F-88) plays for Valencia Basket in Spanish ACB
Andris Biedrins (213-C-86) plays for Golden State Warriors in the NBA
Andris Misters (192-G-92) plays for Toronto Raptors in the NBA
Kristaps Valters (190-G-81) plays for Unicaja Malaga in Spanish ACB
Kristaps Porzingis (210-C-95) plays for Cajasol in Spanish ACB
Akselis Vairogs (195-F-85) plays for Slask Wroclaw in Polish PLK
Pavels Veselovs (207-F/C-83) plays for Keravnos in Cypriot Division A
Juris Umbrasko (197-G/F-79) plays for BC Rakvere in Estonian KML
Rinalds Sirsnins (186-PG-85) plays for BC Rakvere in Estonian KML
Arturs Brunins (198-F-82) plays for Neptunas in Lithuanian LKL

Notice: The list above includes only some of the Latvian playing currently abroad. Go to Latvian Abroad Page to see completed list.  




Renars
Magone
Magone comes back to BK Ogre - 1 day ago
BK Ogre (LBL) strengthened their roster with addition of 25-year old forward Renars Magone (201-82kg-92, college: Liepaja-2). It is actually his comeback to BK Ogre as he has played here before. Magone He started the season at BK Jekabpils (LBL). In 15 games he recorded 5.7ppg and 2.9rpg this season. Magone also played 10 games in Baltic League where he averaged 4.0ppg and 2.0rpg. The last season Magone played at Latvijas Universitate. In 19 LBL games he had 12.3ppg, 4.6rpg and 1.1apg. Th...   [read more]

Gints
Antrops
VEF Riga tabs Gints Antrops - 1 day ago
VEF Riga (LBL) inked experienced 35-year old naturalized Italian forward Gints Antrops (201-103kg-82, agency: Interperformances). He started the season at BK Ogre (LBL). In 22 games he averaged 10.8ppg, 4.0rpg and 1.7apg this season. Antrops also played 13 games in Baltic League where he had 13.0ppg, 4.3rpg, 2.4apg and 1.3spg. The last season he played at Liepaja/Triobet. In 45 LBL games he recorded 9.3ppg, 3.4rpg and 1.0spg. Antrops helped them to make it to the semifinals. He also playe...   [read more]

Mareks
Jurevicus
Liepaja/Triobet welcomes back Jurevicus - 1 day ago
Liepaja/Triobet (LBL) tabbed 32-year old former Latvian international swingman Mareks Jurevicus (197-93kg-85). It is actually his comeback to Liepaja as he has played here before. Jurevicus played most recently at Targu Mures in Romanian Liga Nationala. In 41 games he averaged 7.4ppg, 3.1rpg and 2.0apg last season. He helped them to make it to the final. The previous (14-15) season Jurevicus played at Liepaja/Triobet where in 38 LBL games he had 12.5ppg, 4.0rpg, 3.0apg and 1.5spg. He cont...   [read more]


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