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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. Astana 0-0 
 2. Avtodor 0-0 
 3. CSKA 0-0 
 4. Enisey 0-0 
 5. Kalev/Cramo 0-0 
 6. Khimki 0-0 
 7. Lokomotiv 0-0 
 8. N.Novgorod 0-0 
 9. Parma 0-0 
 10. Tsmoki-Minsk 0-0 
 11. Unics 0-0 
 12. VEF Riga 0-0 
 13. Zenit 0-0 
Last:8/12/2017
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 

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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First Round Schedule
Unics Oct.5 Zenit 61%
Khimki 84% Oct.5 Tsmoki-Minsk
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LBL Round 23: BK Ogre overcome Jekabpils by three points - Feb 26, 2017


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Vitols
The most exciting game of round 23 in the LBL took place in Jekabpils. This derby game ended with only three-point home defeat of 3rd placed Jekabpils (12-11) to eighth ranked BK Ogre (9-13) 72-69 on Saturday evening. Jekabpils were trailing by 6 points at halftime but managed to get 3-point lead after three quarters before a 23-17 charge of BK Ogre, which allowed them to win the game. Strangely Jekabpils outrebounded BK Ogre 44-31 including 31 on the defensive glass. They looked well-organized offensively handing out 21 assists. 28 personal fouls committed by Jekabpils helped opponents get some easy free throw opportunities. The best player for the winners was point guard Marcis Vitols (183-92) who scored 22 points. The former international forward Janis Poznaks (203-83) chipped in 19 points and 7 rebounds. The former international point guard Rinalds Sirsnins (186-85) produced a double-double by scoring 15 points and 12 assists for the hosts. Jekabpils' coach Rudolfs Rozitis rotated ten players in this game, but that didn't help. BK Ogre maintains eighth place with 9-13 record. Jekabpils at the other side keep the third position with 11 games lost. BK Ogre are looking forward to face higher ranked Jurmala (#7) on the road in the next round and it will be quite challenging to get another victory. Jekabpils will play against the league's second-placed Valmiera (#2) and will have a slim chance for a victory.
Leader Ventspils delivered the twentieth victory. This time they crushed 7th ranked Jurmala (10-15) 99-74. Guard Artis Ate (192-89) orchestrated the victory by scoring 14 points, 5 assists and 4 steals. Maris Gulbis contributed with 8 points, 9 rebounds and 4 assists for the winners. Ventspils' coach Karlis Muiznieks felt very confident that he used 11 players which allowed the starters a little rest for the next games. The former international point guard Edgars Jeromanovs (186-86) answered with 14 points, 6 rebounds and 6 assists for Jurmala. Ventspils (20-2) have an impressive series of five victories in a row. They maintain first place. Jurmala lost third consecutive game. They keep the seventh position with 15 games lost. Ventspils will play against VEF Riga (#4) on the road in the next round. Jurmala will play against BK Ogre and it may be a tough game between close rivals.

In the last game of round 23 Liepaja/Triobet was defeated by Valmiera in a road game 103-99.
The best stats of 23th round was 24 points and 7 rebounds by Martins Laksa of Valmiera.

Jekabpils - BK Ogre 69-72

The most exciting game of round 23 in the LBL took place in Jekabpils. This derby game ended with only three-point home defeat of 3rd placed Jekabpils (12-11) to eighth ranked BK Ogre (9-13) 72-69 on Saturday evening. Jekabpils were trailing by 6 points at halftime but managed to get 3-point lead after three quarters before a 23-17 charge of BK Ogre, which allowed them to win the game. Strangely Jekabpils outrebounded BK Ogre 44-31 including 31 on the defensive glass. They looked well-organized offensively handing out 21 assists. 28 personal fouls committed by Jekabpils helped opponents get some easy free throw opportunities. The best player for the winners was point guard Marcis Vitols (183-92) who scored 22 points. The former international forward Janis Poznaks (203-83) chipped in 19 points and 7 rebounds. The former international point guard Rinalds Sirsnins (186-85) produced a double-double by scoring 15 points and 12 assists and the former international center Andrejs Selakovs (207-88, agency: Players Group) added 12 points and 13 rebounds respectively for the hosts. Four Jekabpils players scored in double figures. Jekabpils' coach Rudolfs Rozitis rotated ten players in this game, but that didn't help. BK Ogre maintains eighth place with 9-13 record. Jekabpils at the other side keep the third position with 11 games lost. BK Ogre are looking forward to face higher ranked Jurmala (#7) on the road in the next round and it will be quite challenging to get another victory. Jekabpils will play against the league's second-placed Valmiera (#2) and will have a slim chance for a victory.
Top scorers:
BK Ogre: M.Vitols 22+3reb+3ast, J.Poznaks 19+7reb, L.Mizis 12+6reb+3ast, K.Apsitis 9+3reb+3ast, G.Antrops 5+3reb, R.Niedra 2+3reb
Jekabpils: R.Sirsnins 15+4reb+12ast, J.Antrops 15+3reb+1ast, A.Selakovs 12+13reb, J.Aleksejevs 10+10reb+1ast, O.Virsis 8+3reb+3ast, K.Miglinieks 3+2reb
gschID: 533043


Valmiera - Liepaja/Triobet 103-99

There was no surprise when 6th ranked Liepaja/Triobet (10-13) was defeated on the road by second ranked Valmiera (15-8) 103-99. However just four-point win is not that big difference and the fans of host team counted on more convincing victory. Liepaja/Triobet was ahead by 1 point at the halftime before a 30-23 third quarter run of Valmiera. Liepaja/Triobet was plagued by 37 personal fouls down the stretch. American point guard Damier Pitts (177-89, college: Marshall) orchestrated the victory by scoring 25 points and 7 assists. The former international Martins Laksa (200-90) contributed with 24 points and 7 rebounds (on 8-of-10 shooting from the field) for the winners. Pitts is a former Eurobasket Summer League player, which is considered top international summer league in the market. Valmiera's coach Uvis Helmanis allowed to play the deep bench players in such tough game. American guard Malcolm Griffin (193-91, college: Fresno Pacific, agency: Promotex) answered with 21 points, 5 rebounds and 7 assists and guard Arturs Ausejs (192-90) added 21 points and 5 rebounds in the effort for Liepaja/Triobet. Five Valmiera and four Liepaja/Triobet players scored in double figures. Defending champion maintains second place with 15-8 record having four points less than leader Ventspils. Liepaja/Triobet at the other side keeps the sixth position with 13 games lost. Valmiera will play against Jekabpils (#3) on the road in the next round, which may be the game of the day. Liepaja/Triobet will play against Latvijas Universitate and hopes to get back on the winning track.
Top scorers:
Valmiera: D.Pitts 25+1reb+7ast, M.Laksa 24+7reb+2ast, A.Berzins 15+5reb+1ast, L.Blaus 13+11reb, A.Mitchell 11+6reb+2ast, K.Valters 5+2reb+3ast
Liepaja/Triobet: A.Ausejs 21+5reb+2ast, M.Griffin 21+5reb+7ast, C.Montgomery 16+9reb+2ast, A.Butjankovs 13+7reb+1ast, K.Piternieks 13+5reb+1ast, R.Krastins 8+8reb+6ast
gschID: 533044


Ventspils - Jurmala 99-74

Leader Ventspils delivered the twentieth victory. This time they crushed 7th ranked Jurmala (10-15) 99-74. The game without a history. Ventspils led from the first minutes and controlled entire game increasing their lead in each quarter. Their players were unselfish on offense dishing 27 assists. Guard Artis Ate (192-89) orchestrated the victory by scoring 14 points, 5 assists and 4 steals. Forward Maris Gulbis (200-85, agency: Players Group) contributed with 8 points, 9 rebounds and 4 assists for the winners. Ventspils' coach Karlis Muiznieks felt very confident that he used 11 players which allowed the starters a little rest for the next games. The former international point guard Edgars Jeromanovs (186-86) answered with 14 points, 6 rebounds and 6 assists and center Marcis Saulitis (207-97) added 15 points and 5 rebounds in the effort for Jurmala. Both teams had four players each who scored in double figures. Ventspils (20-2) have an impressive series of five victories in a row. They maintain first place. Jurmala lost third consecutive game. They keep the seventh position with 15 games lost. Ventspils will play against VEF Riga (#4) on the road in the next round. Jurmala will play against BK Ogre and it may be a tough game between close rivals.
Top scorers:
Ventspils: M.Ziedins 16+4reb, I.Jakovics 16+1reb+2ast, A.Ate 14+2reb+5ast, A.Grazulis 12+7reb+2ast, T.Leimanis 10+1reb+1ast, F.Campbell 9+2reb+7ast
Jurmala: M.Saulitis 15+5reb+1ast, E.Jeromanovs 14+6reb+6ast, K.Viksne 12+1reb+3ast, A.Duselis 12+2reb, J.Dilevka 8+4reb, D.Gutmanis 6+4reb+3ast
gschID: 533042


  




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