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LBL Standings
 1. Ventspils 15-1 
 2. Valmiera 10-7 
 3. VEF Riga 9-2 
 4. Jekabpils 9-7 
 5. Jurmala 8-10 
 6. Barons Riga 7-8 
 7. Liepaja/Triobet 7-10 
 8. BK Ogre 6-10 
 9. Valka/Valga 3-6 
 10. LU 2-15 
Full Standings
Last:1/14/2017
LBL2 Standings
Places 1-12
 1. Kekava 11-0 
 2. Turiba 11-0 
 3. ViA 9-2 
 4. Jelgava 8-4 
 5. Marupe 8-5 
 6. RSU 6-5 
 7. Ogre/Kumho Tyre 5-5 
 8. Limbazi 4-7 
 9. RTU 3-9 
 10. Gulbenes Buki 1-9 
 11. Saldus 1-11 
 12. Livani 0-10 
Places 13-21
 1. VeA 8-0 
 2. DSN/SB 5-3 
 3. Valmiera/ORDO-2 4-2 
 4. VEF skola 3-2 
 5. LU/BS Riga 3-3 
 6. Madona 3-4 
 7. Jekabpils II 2-5 
 8. Riga/Ridzene 0-4 
 9. BJBS Riga 0-5 
Stage One Standings
Full Standings
Last:1/14/2017
LBL3 Stage Two Standings
Places 1-8
 1. ViA 2 6-0 
 2. Carnikava 4-2 
 3. Ezerzeme 4-2 
 4. Dartija 3-3 
 5. Salacgriva 3-3 
 6. Jaunpils 2-4 
 7. Memele/Bauskas 1-5 
 8. Pardaugava/Tur. 1-5 
Places 9-16
 1. Darznieks/Cesis 5-1 
 2. Kraslava 4-2 
 3. Rugaju 4-2 
 4. Daugavpils n. 4-2 
 5. Rujiena 4-3 
 6. Saulkrasti 2-4 
 7. Aluksne 1-5 
 8. BJBS Riga 1-6 
Stage One Standings
Last:1/16/2017
Basketball Champions League Standings
Group A
 1 Monaco 11-2 
 2 Banvit BK 10-3 
 3 CEZ Nymburk 9-4 
 4 Aris 8-5 
 5 Fraport SKY 6-7 
 6 Ironi Nahariya 5-8 
 7 Helios 2-11 
 8 Bakken 1-12 
Group B
 1 Le Mans 9-3 
 2 Umana VE 8-4 
 3 Pinar Karsiyaka 7-5 
 4 Kataja Basket 6-6 
 5 Avtodor 5-7 
 6 Oradea 5-7 
 7 Maccabi Rishon 5-7 
 8 Khimik 3-9 
Group C
 1 ASVEL 10-3 
 2 EWE Baskets 8-4 
 3 Neptunas 8-4 
 4 Ventspils 7-5 
 5 PAOK 6-6 
 6 Usak 4-8 
 7 Openjobmetis V. 3-9 
 8 Rosa Radom 3-10 
Group D
 1 Iberostar Tener. 10-3 
 2 Scandone AV 9-4 
 3 Juventus 8-5 
 4 Strasbourg 7-5 
 5 Cibona 5-7 
 6 Oostende 5-8 
 7 Mega Leks 4-9 
 8 Mornar Bar 3-10 
Group E
 1 Besiktas 11-2 
 2 Partizan 8-4 
 3 Ludwigsburg 8-5 
 4 AEK Athens 7-5 
 5 Banco di Srd 6-7 
 6 Spirou 4-8 
 7 Stelmet ZG 4-8 
 8 Szolnok 2-11 
Last:1/17/2017
Baltic League Standings
Group A
 1 Barons Riga 9-2 
 2 Rapla 8-3 
 3 Nevezis 7-3 
 4 Jurmala 5-6 
 5 Liepaja/Triobet 4-6 
 6 Parnu 3-8 
 7 Barsy Atyrau 0-8 
Group B
 1 P.Zvaigzdes 10-1 
 2 Valmiera 8-2 
 3 Jekabpils 7-4 
 4 BK Ogre 5-6 
 5 TTU 4-6 
 6 Tarvas 2-8 
 7 COR-Borisfen 0-9 
Last:1/13/2017
VTB United League Standings
 1 CSKA 12-1 
 2 Lokomotiv 10-2 
 3 Unics 10-3 
 4 Zenit 9-3 
 5 Khimky 9-3 
 6 VEF Riga 6-5 
 7 Astana 6-6 
 8 Enisey 5-8 
 9 Avtodor 4-8 
 10 N.Novgorod 3-8 
 11 Tsmoki-Minsk 3-9 
 12 Kalev/Cramo 2-10 
 13 Parma 0-13 
Last:1/17/2017
Stats Leaders
Points Per Game
 Tauras JOGELA
  Barons Riga
  (202-PF-93)
  Avg: 16.3
 1. Jogela, Barons Riga16.3 
 2. Laksa, Valmiera15.1 
 3. Blums, VEF Riga15.0 
 4. Kaufmanis, Valmiera14.9 
 5. Geks, Barons Riga14.5 
 6. Saage, Valka/Valga14.3 
 7. Aleksejevs, Jekabpils13.3 
 8. Stumbris, Jekabpils13.1 
 9. Silavs, Valka/Valga13.1 
 10. Pitts, Valmiera12.8 
Rebounds Per Game
 Davis ROZITIS
  Liepaja/.
  (215-C-90)
  Avg: 8.4
 1. Rozitis, Liepaja/.8.4 
 2. Krestinin, Barons R.7.7 
 3. Iljins, Jurmala7.7 
 4. Selakovs, Jekabpils7.2 
 5. Strelnieks, Jurmala7.1 
 6. Aleksejevs, Jekabpils6.9 
 7. Jonats, Valmiera6.8 
 8. Zakis, Ventspils6.6 
 9. Butjankovs, Liepaja/.6.5 
 10. Raadik, Valka/Valga6.5 
Assists Per Game
 Malcolm GRIFFIN
  Liepaja/.
  (193-G-91)
  Avg: 6.8
 1. Griffin, Liepaja/.6.8 
 2. Jeromanovs, Jurma.6.7 
 3. Sirsnins, Jekabpils5.9 
 4. Larson, Barons Riga5.5 
 5. Plavnieks, BK Ogre5.5 
 6. Gaddy, VEF Riga5.4 
 7. Pitts, Valmiera4.9 
 8. Vitols, BK Ogre4.8 
 9. Saage, Valka/Valga4.6 
 10. Dargais, Barons R.4.5 
Steals Per Game
 Malcolm GRIFFIN
  Liepaja/.
  (193-G-91)
  Avg: 3
 1. Griffin, Liepaja/.3.0 
 2. Larson, Barons Riga2.3 
 3. Skele, VEF Riga2.3 
 4. Richard, VEF Riga2.0 
 5. Gaddy, VEF Riga1.8 
 6. Campbell, Ventspils1.8 
 7. Krestinin, Barons R.1.7 
 8. Sirsnins, Jekabpils1.7 
 9. Saage, Valka/Valga1.6 
 10. Deane, Ventspils1.5 
Blocks Per Game
 Kaspars BERZINS
  BK Ogre
  (213-PF-85)
  Avg: 1.5
 1. Berzins, BK Ogre1.5 
 2. Pollard, Liepaja/.1.4 
 3. Grazulis, Ventspils1.4 
 4. Mejeris, VEF Riga1.3 
 5. Rozitis, Liepaja/.1.1 
 6. Mbodj, Ventspils1.1 
 7. Niedra, BK Ogre0.9 
 8. Rozitis, Jurmala0.9 
 9. Iljins, Jurmala0.8 
 10. Zelionis, Ventspils0.8 
Player of the Week

 Jurijs Aleksejevs
  Jekabpils
  (202-C-112)
  

 Roberts Mednis
  Buki/BJSS
  (205-C-98)
  
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Next Round Schedule

Round 19 (Regular Season)

LU Jan.22 Jekabpils 85%
Valka/Valga 51% Jan.21 Jurmala
Valka/Valga Jan.18 Valmiera 67%
Jurmala 76% Jan.18 LU
Barons Riga Jan.18 Jekabpils 52%
Next Round Schedule

Round 7 (Second Stage)

LU/BS Riga 50% Jan.21 VEF skola
Valmiera/OR Jan.21 Madona 52%
Gulbenes Buk Jan.21 Ogre/Kumho T 83%
RTU Jan.20 Limbazi 62%
DSN/SB 88% Jan.19 Riga/Ridzene
Turiba 55% Jan.18 Kekava
Ogre/Kumho T Jan.18 Jelgava 53%
Marupe 53% Jan.18 ViA
VEF skola 68% Jan.17 Valmiera/OR
VeA 94% Jan.17 Jekabpils I
Saldus Jan.17 RSU 86%
Next Round Schedule

Round 14 (Regular Season)

Group A
Fraport SKY 59% Jan.25 Ironi Nahari
Helios Jan.25 CEZ Nymburk 87%
Monaco 71% Jan.25 Aris
Bakken Jan.25 Banvit BK 93%
Group B
Avtodor Jan.24 Le Mans 70%
Kataja Bsk Jan.24 Pinar Karsiy 58%
Khimik 50% Jan.24 Macc.Rishon
Umana VE 75% Jan.24 Oradea
Group C
Usak Jan.24 ASVEL 73%
EWE Baskets 82% Jan.24 Openjobmetis
Rosa Radom Jan.24 Neptunas 72%
Ventspils 67% Jan.24 PAOK
Group D
Scandone AV 59% Jan.25 Juventus
Cibona 63% Jan.25 Oostende
Mega Leks Jan.25 Iberostar Te 81%
Mornar Bar Jan.25 Strasbourg 59%
Group E
AEK Athens 75% Jan.25 Stelmet ZG
Banco di Srd Jan.25 Partizan 60%
Spirou 51% Jan.25 Szolnok
Besiktas 74% Jan.25 Ludwigsburg
Next Round Schedule

Round 14 (Regular Season)

Valmiera 95% Jan.21 COR-Borisfe
Rapla 96% Jan.19 Barsy Atyrau
TTU 91% Jan.19 COR-Borisfe
Nevezis 72% Jan.18 Liepaja/Trio
Parnu 88% Jan.17 Barsy Atyrau
Tarvas 75% Jan.17 COR-Borisfe
Next Round Schedule

Round 16 (Regular Season)

Avtodor 73% Jan.22 Tsmoki-Minsk
Enisey Jan.22 Lokomotiv 81%
Kalev/Cramo Jan.22 Khimky 87%
Astana Jan.22 Zenit 57%
N.Novgorod Jan.21 VEF Riga 57%
LBL Round 8: Jelgava edges Liepaja by three points - Nov 9, 2012


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The most exciting game of round 8 in the LBL took place in Liepaja. This derby game ended with only three-point home defeat of 6th ranked Liepaja (3-3) to seventh ranked Jelgava (3-3) 81-78 in the game for the fifth place. The guests trailed by 13 points after three quarters before their 27-11 charge, which allowed them to win the game. The best player for the winners was forward Lauris Mizis (198-89) who scored 17 points and 9 rebounds. Forward Arturs Duselis (201-89) chipped in 15 points. Lithuanian point guard Ernestas Ezerskis (187-87) produced 14 points, 6 rebounds and 8 assists for the hosts. Liepaja's coach Guntis Endzels rotated ten players in this game, but that didn't help. Jelgava moved-up to fifth place, which they share with Liepaja and Jurmala. Jelgava is looking forward to face Turiba (#10) on the road in the next round where they are favorite. Liepaja will play against Ventspils (#4) and it may be a tough game between close rivals.
The game in Jurmala was also worth to mention about. Third ranked Latvijas Universitate (5-3) played at the court of 5th ranked Jurmala (3-3). Latvijas Universitate managed to secure a 8-point victory 84-76. Guard Zanis Peiners (204-90, agency: Interperformances) orchestrated the victory by scoring 24 points, 5 rebounds and 4 assists. Kristaps Dargais contributed with 10 points, 10 rebounds and 4 assists for the winners. Latvijas Universitate's coach Arturs Visockis-Rubenis allowed to play the deep bench players saving starting five for next games. American guard Ken Brown (185-89, college: Philander Smith) replied with 19 points, 8 rebounds and 4 assists for Jurmala. Latvijas Universitate maintains third position with 5-3 record having just -3 point less than leader VEF Riga. Newly promoted Jurmala keeps the fifth place with three games lost. They share the position with Jelgava and Liepaja. Latvijas Universitate will have a break next round, and it should allow them to practice more before next game. Jurmala will play at home against Barons kvartals (#8) in Riga and hopes to get back on the winning track.
A very close game took place in Riga between Barons kvartals and Turiba. Ninth ranked Barons kvartals (2-4) got a very close home victory over 10th ranked Turiba (1-5). Barons kvartals managed to escape with a 2-point win 89-87 on Thursday evening. Worth to mention a great performance of Maris Gulbis who helped to win the game recording 32 points and 8 rebounds. Mikus Sokolovs responded with 22 points. Barons kvartals moved-up to eighth place. Turiba at the other side keeps the tenth position with five games lost. Barons kvartals will meet higher ranked Jurmala (#6) on the road in the next round and it may be quite challenging game. Turiba will play against Jelgava (#5).
The game with biggest result difference took place in Valmiera. Local Valmiera (5-1) outscored 8th ranked Jekabpils (2-5) 96-55. The winners were led by Janis Kaufmanis who scored that evening 21 points and 5 rebounds. Jekabpils' coach Edgars Teteris gave up on the game allowing to play ten players seeing no chance for a win. Valmiera have a solid four-game winning streak. They moved-up to second place. Newly promoted Jekabpils dropped to the ninth position with five games lost. Valmiera's next round opponent will be bottom-ranked U18 (#11) in Riga and are hoping to win another game.



Barons kvartals - Turiba 89-87

A very close game took place in Riga between Barons kvartals and Turiba. Ninth ranked Barons kvartals (2-4) got a very close home victory over 10th ranked Turiba (1-5). Barons kvartals managed to escape with a 2-point win 89-87 on Thursday evening. Turiba was trailing by 5 points at halftime but managed to get 3-point lead after three quarters before a 20-15 charge of Barons kvartals, which allowed them to win the game. They made 16-of-19 free shots (84.2 percent) during the game. Worth to mention a great performance of Portuguese forward Maris Gulbis (202-85, agency: Players Group) who helped to win the game recording 32 points and 8 rebounds and swingman Salvis Metra (195-84) who added 11 points during the contest. Guard Mikus Sokolovs (195-89) responded with 22 points and guard Martins Steinbergs (191-90, agency: FCM) scored 13 points, 5 rebounds and 4 assists. Five Turiba players scored in double figures. Barons kvartals moved-up to eighth place. Turiba at the other side keeps the tenth position with five games lost. Barons kvartals will meet higher ranked Jurmala (#6) on the road in the next round and it may be quite challenging game. Turiba will play against Jelgava (#5).
Top scorers:
Barons kvartals: M.Gulbis 32+8reb+3ast, D.Zonne 14+1reb+1ast, A.Brunins 11+2reb, S.Metra 11+3reb+2ast, N.Miezis 9+2reb+3ast, J.Rozitis 6+9reb
Turiba: M.Sokolovs 22+4reb+3ast, M.Steinbergs 13+5reb+4ast, J.Kalnins 13+8reb+1ast, M.Rudmiezis 12+8reb+1ast, K.Apsitis 12+3reb+2ast, S.Bets 5+1reb
gschID: 197998


Valmiera - Jekabpils 96-55

The game with biggest result difference took place in Valmiera. Local Valmiera (5-1) outscored 8th ranked Jekabpils (2-5) 96-55. Valmiera had a 38-26 advantage in offensive rebounds. The winners were led by guard Janis Kaufmanis (186-89) who scored that evening 21 points and 5 rebounds and forward Janis Berzins (202-93, agency: Players Group) supported him with 14 points and 11 rebounds. Five Valmiera players scored in double figures. Even 8 points and 9 rebounds by Polish center Michal Hlebowicki (204-76) did not help to save the game for Jekabpils. American center Todd O'Brien (213-89, college: UAB) added 10 points and 6 rebounds for the guests. Jekabpils' coach Edgars Teteris gave up on the game allowing to play ten players seeing no chance for a win. Valmiera have a solid four-game winning streak. They moved-up to second place. Newly promoted Jekabpils dropped to the ninth position with five games lost. Valmiera's next round opponent will be bottom-ranked U18 (#11) in Riga and are hoping to win another game.
Top scorers:
Valmiera: J.Kaufmanis 21+5reb+3ast, J.Porzingis 19+3reb+1ast, V.Iljins 17+7reb+1ast, J.Berzins 14+11reb+1ast, M.Ziedins 13+4reb, R.Gabrans 7+1reb+3ast
Jekabpils: P.Hill jr. 12+2reb+1ast, T.O'Brien 10+6reb, M.Hlebowicki 8+9reb, J.Aleksejevs 8+6reb, O.Virsis 6+4reb+1ast, E.Leja 4+1ast
gschID: 197997


Liepaja - Jelgava 78-81

The most exciting game of round 8 in the LBL took place in Liepaja. This derby game ended with only three-point home defeat of 6th ranked Liepaja (3-3) to seventh ranked Jelgava (3-3) 81-78 in the game for the fifth place. The guests trailed by 13 points after three quarters before their 27-11 charge, which allowed them to win the game. The best player for the winners was forward Lauris Mizis (198-89) who scored 17 points and 9 rebounds. Forward Arturs Duselis (201-89) chipped in 15 points. Five Jelgava players scored in double figures. Lithuanian point guard Ernestas Ezerskis (187-87) produced 14 points, 6 rebounds and 8 assists and center Toms Leiteris (213-90) added 11 points and 7 rebounds respectively for the hosts. Liepaja's coach Guntis Endzels rotated ten players in this game, but that didn't help. Jelgava moved-up to fifth place, which they share with Liepaja and Jurmala. Jelgava is looking forward to face Turiba (#10) on the road in the next round where they are favorite. Liepaja will play against Ventspils (#4) and it may be a tough game between close rivals.
Top scorers:
Jelgava: L.Mizis 17+9reb+1ast, A.Duselis 15+4reb+3ast, A.Justovics 13+3reb+1ast, S.Silavs 11+4reb+5ast, G.Justovics 10+1reb+2ast, E.Krumins 7+3reb+2ast
Liepaja: E.Ezerskis 14+6reb+8ast, R.Magone 12+4reb, T.Leiteris 11+7reb, A.Bricis 9+4reb, A.Ate 9+3reb+3ast, A.Helmanis 8+3reb
gschID: 197996


Jurmala - LU 76-84

The game in Jurmala was also worth to mention about. Third ranked Latvijas Universitate (5-3) played at the court of 5th ranked Jurmala (3-3). Latvijas Universitate managed to secure a 8-point victory 84-76. Jurmala was tied at the half but could not keep up in last two quarters eventually losing the game. Jurmala was plagued by 25 personal fouls down the stretch. Guard Zanis Peiners (204-90, agency: Interperformances) orchestrated the victory by scoring 24 points, 5 rebounds and 4 assists. Guard Kristaps Dargais (198-90) contributed with a double-double by scoring 10 points, 10 rebounds and 4 assists for the winners. Latvijas Universitate's coach Arturs Visockis-Rubenis allowed to play the deep bench players saving starting five for next games. American guard Ken Brown (185-89, college: Philander Smith) replied with 19 points, 8 rebounds and 4 assists and center Roberts Mednis (204-89) added 16 points and 10 rebounds in the effort for Jurmala. Latvijas Universitate maintains third position with 5-3 record having just -3 point less than leader VEF Riga. Newly promoted Jurmala keeps the fifth place with three games lost. They share the position with Jelgava and Liepaja. Latvijas Universitate will have a break next round, and it should allow them to practice more before next game. Jurmala will play at home against Barons kvartals (#8) in Riga and hopes to get back on the winning track.
Top scorers:
LU: Z.Peiners 24+5reb+4ast, I.Aizpurs 18+4reb, K.Dargais 10+10reb+4ast, M.Vitols 9+2reb+2ast, K.Strazdins 9+6reb, R.Zebergs 6+2reb+1ast
Jurmala: K.Brown 19+8reb+4ast, R.Mednis 16+10reb+2ast, D.Coders 13, U.Vilums 10+1reb+2ast, A.Ozols 7+5reb+1ast, E.Slesers 6+5reb+4ast
gschID: 197995


  




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