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LBL Standings
 1. Ventspils 27-5 
 2. Valmiera 21-11 
 3. Jekabpils 18-14 
 4. Barons Riga 16-15 
 5. Liepaja/Triobet 15-17 
 6. VEF Riga 14-4 
 7. Jurmala 13-19 
 8. BK Ogre 13-19 
 9. LU 5-26 
 10. Valka/Valga 3-15 
Full Standings
Last:4/17/2017
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. 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. 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. N.Novgorod 8-16 
 10. Avtodor 8-16 
 11. Kalev/Cramo 5-19 
 12. Tsmoki-Minsk 5-19 
 13. Parma 1-23 
Last:4/24/2017
Stats Leaders
Points Per Game
 Tyler LARSON
  Barons Riga
  (190-G-91)
  Avg: 16.2
 1. Larson, Barons Riga16.2 
 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 Riga13.8 
 8. Fischer, Valmiera13.6 
 9. Laksa, Valmiera13.4 
 10. Jogela, Barons Riga13.4 
Rebounds Per Game
 D'Or FISCHER
  Valmiera
  (211-C-81)
  Avg: 9.1
 1. Fischer, Valmiera9.1 
 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. Strelnieks, Jurmala6.4 
Assists Per Game
 Malcolm GRIFFIN
  Liepaja/.
  (193-G-91)
  Avg: 7.2
 1. Griffin, Liepaja/.7.2 
 2. Jeromanovs, Jurma.6.1 
 3. Pitts, Valmiera5.8 
 4. Sirsnins, Jekabpils5.8 
 5. Plavnieks, BK Ogre5.7 
 6. Gaddy, VEF Riga5.6 
 7. Vitols, BK Ogre4.9 
 8. Larson, Barons Riga4.5 
 9. Birkans, LU4.3 
 10. Deane, Ventspils4.0 
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. Pitts, Valmiera1.6 
 5. Mitchell, Valmiera1.5 
 6. Campbell, Ventspils1.5 
 7. Gaddy, VEF Riga1.5 
 8. Krestinin, Barons R.1.5 
 9. Larson, Barons Riga1.4 
 10. Mejeris, VEF Riga1.4 
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 Riga1.1 
 4. Iljins, Jurmala1.0 
 5. Krestinin, Barons R.0.9 
 6. Grazulis, Ventspils0.9 
 7. Stumbris, Jekabpils0.8 
 8. Selakovs, Jekabpils0.8 
 9. Zvigurs, Valka/Va.0.8 
Player of the Week

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

 Rihards Adins
  Turiba
  ( 205-F/C-94 )
  
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Next Round Schedule

Game 3 (Finals)

3-4 Place
Barons Riga 58% May.22 Valmiera
FINAL
VEF Riga 65% May.23 Ventspils
Next Round Schedule

Game 1 (Semi-Finals)

CSKA 62% May.26 Lokomotiv
Zenit 69% May.25 Khimki
Best players of Latvian LBL round 20 - Jan 7, 2013


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Tyler Cain
American Tyler Cain (203-F-88) had a very impressive game in the last round for Barons kvartals and that's him to receive a Eurobasket.com Player of the Week award for round 20.
The 24-year old forward had a double-double of 15 points and fourteen rebounds, while his team beat Liepaja (#9, 5-12) 77-68. Barons kvartals maintains the 5th position in Latvian LBL. They would have been even better if they hadn't lost a few games earlier this season. Barons kvartals will need more victories to improve their 9-7 record. Cain turned to be Barons kvartals' top player in his first season with the team. Tyler Cain averages this season 14.2ppg and 10.5rpg.

The second most remarkable performance in last round's games was young shooting guard Arturs Bricis (196-SG-92) of Liepaja. Bricis impressed basketball fans with 22 points and 6 rebounds. Bad luck as Liepaja was edged by slightly higher-ranked LU (#7, 8-9) 83-80. Liepaja is still second from the bottom in the standings. 12 lost games are too many comparing to just five victories Liepaja managed to get this year. Bricis is well-known by Liepaja fans and he already established his position as one of team's most reliable players.

The third best performed player last round was former international forward Ronalds Zakis (207-F/C-87) of Ventspils (#3). Zakis scored 19 points and grabbed six rebounds. He was a key player of Ventspils, leading his team to a 105-59 easy win against the lower-ranked Jelgava (#6, 8-8). Many experts and fans count Ventspils as a contender for championship title. Another victory and another confirmation that they may be right. Just look at their record: 9 victories and only one lost games.. Zakis has a very solid season. In 8 games in Latvia he scored 11.3ppg.

Other top performing players last week:
4. Matiss Rudmiezis (190-F-91) of Turiba - 26 points, 5 rebounds and 2 assists
5. Tyler Cain (203-F-88) of Barons kvartals - 13 points and 10 rebounds
6. Folarin Campbell (192-G-86) of Ventspils - 18 points and 3 rebounds
7. Kristaps Dargais (198-G-90) of LU - 14 points, 13 rebounds and 4 assists
8. Janis Berzins (202-F-93) of Valmiera - 16 points, 7 rebounds and 6 assists
9. Zanis Peiners (204-G-90) of LU - 19 points, 6 rebounds and 5 assists
10. Martins Laksa (200-SF-90) of Ventspils - 13 points, 6 rebounds and 3 assists

The Player of the week is choosen based on efficiency calculation, but also including game result, importance of the game, if played recorded double-double/triple-double, etc.
The efficiency formula is a combination of various formulas used by different basketball organizations/leagues. We got involved many basketball scouts and journalists to assure it's accuracy.
The formula: 1.5*PTS + 3*(REB+AST+ST+BL-TO) - 2*BSAG - 4*PF + 3*PFRV + 4*(2FGPM+3FGPM) + 1.5*FTM - 3*(2FGPA-2FGPM) - 3*(3FGPA-3FGPM) - (FTA-FTM)   




Mareks
Mejeris
LBL Round 2 of Finals. VEF Riga earn second consecutive victory - 1 day ago
FINAL Ventspils - VEF Riga 76-84 VEF Riga defeated Ventspils to take 2-0 lead in the Finals. The guests trailed by 2 points at the halftime before their 47-37 charge in the second half, which allowed them to win the game. VEF Riga forced 19 Ventspils turnovers. They looked well-organized offensively handing out 21 assists. 26 personal fouls committed by Ventspils helped opponents get some easy free throw opportunities. The best player for the winners was international forward Mareks Mej...   [read more]

Mareks
Mejeris
LBL Round 1 of Finals. VEF Riga claim first victory - 2 days ago
Ventspils - VEF Riga 66-76 VEF Riga rolled past Ventspils in Game 1 of the championship series. The game was mostly controlled by VEF Riga. Ventspils managed to win second period 19-18. But it was not enough to take a lead and get a victory that evening. International forward Mareks Mejeris (208-91, agency: Players Group) fired 22 points and 8 rebounds for the winners. American guard Kris Richard (196-89, college: Tulane) chipped in 14 points and 5 assists. Richard is a former Eurobasket...   [read more]

Dairis
Bertans
Dairis Bertans selected the top Latvian playing abroad in last week's games - 4 days ago
Traditionally, every week we bring you a list of the top performances of Latvians who are currently playing abroad. This week's number one is an international shooting guard Dairis Bertans (194-89). He was the major contributor in Darussafaka's victory against one of league's weakest teams Balikesir in the Turkish BSL in Tuesday night's game.    [read more]


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Eurobasket.com All-Latvian LBL D2 Awards 2017 - 7 days ago  
LBL Round 3 of Semi-Finals. VEF Riga and Ventspils reach Finals - 8 days ago  
LBL Round 2 of Semi-Finals. VEF Riga and Ventspils inch closer to Finals - 10 days ago  
Jelgava capture LBL2 title - 13 days ago  
LBL2 Round 3 of Finals. Jelgava register second victory - 16 days ago  
LBL2 Round 2 of Finals. ViA beat Jelgava to even title series - 18 days ago  
LBL Round 5 of Quarter-Finals. Barons Riga and Valmiera remain in title chase - 19 days ago  
LBL Round 4 of Quarter-Finals. Barons Riga and Liepaja/Triobet post wins - 21 days ago  
LBL Round 3 of Quarter-Finals. Valmiera and Jekabpils post wins - 24 days ago  
LBL2 Round 1 of Finals. Jelgava open win count - 24 days ago  
Anzejs Pasecniks selected the top Latvian playing abroad in last week's games - 25 days ago  
Baskonia could land Janis Timma - 25 days ago  
LBL Round 2 of Quarter-Finals. Wins for Liepaja/Triobet and Barons Riga - 27 days ago  
SC Memele celebrate LBL3 title - 27 days ago  
LBL Round 1 of Quarter-Finals. Wins for Valmiera and Jekabpils - 30 days ago  
LBL2 Round 3 of Semi-Finals. Jelgava beat Turiba, advance into Finals - 30 days ago  
Janis Strelnieks selected the top Latvian playing abroad in last week's games - 1 month ago  
LBL2 Round 2 of Semi-Finals. ViA advance into Finals - 1 month ago  
Latvian LBL round 31 best performance: D'or Fischer - 1 month ago  
Rodions Kurucs Enters 2017 NBA Draft - 1 month ago  
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