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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
Full Standings
Last:3/20/2017
LBL3 Stage Two Standings
Places 1-8
 1. Carnikava 10-4 
 2. Ezerzeme 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:3/14/2017
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. 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: 17.4
 1. Larson, Barons Riga17.4 
 2. Butjankovs, Liepaja/.14.8 
 3. Blums, VEF Riga14.8 
 4. Pitts, Valmiera14.8 
 5. Ausejs, Liepaja/.14.4 
 6. Griffin, Liepaja/.14.4 
 7. Stumbris, Jekabpils14.0 
 8. Jogela, Barons Riga13.8 
 9. Laksa, Valmiera13.5 
 10. Jeromanovs, Jurma.13.2 
Rebounds Per Game
 Davis ROZITIS
  Barons Riga
  (215-C-90)
  Avg: 8.4
 1. Rozitis, Barons Riga8.4 
 2. Iljins, Jurmala8.4 
 3. Krestinin, Barons R.7.9 
 4. Selakovs, Jekabpils7.7 
 5. Montgomery, Liepaja/.7.5 
 6. Butjankovs, Liepaja/.7.1 
 7. Aleksejevs, Jekabpils6.8 
 8. Jonats, Valmiera6.5 
 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, Valmiera5.9 
 4. Sirsnins, Jekabpils5.9 
 5. Plavnieks, BK Ogre5.7 
 6. Gaddy, VEF Riga5.4 
 7. Vitols, BK Ogre4.9 
 8. Larson, Barons Riga4.5 
 9. Birkans, LU4.3 
 10. McMullan, Liepaja/.3.9 
Steals Per Game
 Malcolm GRIFFIN
  Liepaja/.
  (193-G-91)
  Avg: 2.5
 1. Griffin, Liepaja/.2.5 
 2. Skele, VEF Riga1.9 
 3. Richard, VEF Riga1.8 
 4. Gaddy, VEF Riga1.6 
 5. Campbell, Ventspils1.6 
 6. Pitts, Valmiera1.6 
 7. Mitchell, Valmiera1.5 
 8. Krestinin, Barons R.1.5 
 9. Larson, Barons Riga1.5 
 10. Jeromanovs, Jurma.1.3 
Blocks Per Game
 Davis ROZITIS
  Barons Riga
  (215-C-90)
  Avg: 1.1
 1. Rozitis, Barons Riga1.1 
 2. Grazulis, Ventspils1.0 
 3. Iljins, Jurmala1.0 
 4. Krestinin, Barons R.0.9 
 5. Zvigurs, Valka/Va.0.8 
 6. Stumbris, Jekabpils0.8 
 7. Selakovs, Jekabpils0.8 
 8. Montgomery, Liepaja/.0.8 
 9. Niedra, BK Ogre0.7 
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CSKA 90% May.5 Astana
Lokomotiv 67% May.5 Unics
Khimki 56% May.4 Enisey
Zenit 84% May.1 VEF Riga
LBL2 Round 19 of Second Stage - Mar 20, 2017


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Nauris
Rikveilis
The Second Stage in LBL2 just ended.

We should mention about the upset which took place in Riga, where higher ranked Limbazi (6-16) lost to twelfth ranked Gulbenes Buki (4-18) in a road game 74-84 on Saturday. The game was mostly controlled by Gulbenes Buki. Limbazi managed to win fourth quarter 20-19. But it was not enough to take a lead and get a victory that evening. Gulbenes Buki dominated down low during the game scoring 60 of its points in the paint compared to Limbazi's 22. They outrebounded Limbazi 41-26 including 31 on the defensive glass. Gulbenes Buki looked well-organized offensively handing out 21 assists. Guard Nauris Rikveilis (189-94) fired 27 points, 6 rebounds and 5 assists for the winners. Center Roberts Mednis (205-89) chipped in 20 points and 11 rebounds. Guard Vents Veinbergs (188-93) produced 21 points, 7 rebounds and 4 assists for lost side. Gulbenes Buki maintains twelfth place with 4-18 record. Limbazi at the other side keeps the eighth position with 16 games lost. They share it with Saldus and RTU.
The game with biggest result difference took place in Riga. Local LU/BS Riga (13-3) outscored 20th ranked BJBS Riga (1-15) 112-72. Worth to mention a great performance of guard Davis Klegeris (184-97) who helped to win the game recording 28 points, 5 rebounds and 8 assists. Arvids Dambenieks contributed with 23 points, 10 rebounds, 6 assists and 4 steals for the winners. Guard Aivars Dambis (183-0) answered with 22 points and 4 assists for BJBS Riga. LU/BS Riga have an impressive series of ten victories in a row. They maintain fourteenth place with 13-3 record. BJBS Riga lost fourth consecutive game. They keep the twentieth position with 15 games lost.
Another exciting game was a derby match between two local teams from Riga: LU/BS Riga (#14) and BJBS Riga (#20). BJBS Riga was crushed at home by 21 points 79-100 and even the advantage of their own court did not help. It was a great evening for Davis Klegeris who led his team to a victory with a double-double by scoring 21 points and 10 rebounds. At the losing side Niks Rimsans responded with 17 points and 5 assists. The victory was the tenth consecutive win for LU/BS Riga. They maintain fourteenth place with 13-3 record. BJBS Riga lost their fourth game in a row. They keep the twentieth position with 15 games lost.

In the last game of round 19 Turiba defeated RTU in a road game 94-85.
The best stats of 19th round was 18 points and 14 rebounds by Davids Ozolins of LU/BS Riga.

BJBS Riga - LU/BS Riga 79-100

Another exciting game was a derby match between two local teams from Riga: LU/BS Riga (#14) and BJBS Riga (#20). BJBS Riga was crushed at home by 21 points 79-100 and even the advantage of their own court did not help. The game was mostly controlled by LU/BS Riga. BJBS Riga managed to win third quarter 22-20. But it was not enough to take a lead and get a victory that evening. They made 17-of-21 free shots (81.0 percent) during the game. LU/BS Riga outrebounded BJBS Riga 52-34 including 17 on the offensive glass. It was a great evening for guard Davis Klegeris (184-97) who led his team to a victory with a double-double by scoring 21 points and 10 rebounds. Center Davids Ozolins (201-98) helped adding 18 points and 14 rebounds. Five LU/BS Riga players scored in double figures. At the losing side guard Niks Rimsans (185-99) responded with 17 points and 5 assists and forward Marcis Egle (185-99) scored 13 points and 5 rebounds. The victory was the tenth consecutive win for LU/BS Riga. They maintain fourteenth place with 13-3 record. BJBS Riga lost their fourth game in a row. They keep the twentieth position with 15 games lost.
Top scorers:
BJBS Riga: N.Rimsans 17+4reb+5ast, M.Egle 13+5reb+2ast, R.Blankveins 10+4reb+4ast, D.Bigestans 9+1reb+2ast, S.Butirins 8+2reb+1ast, I.Lapans 6+7reb+1ast
LU/BS Riga: D.Klegeris 21+10reb+2ast, D.Ozolins 18+14reb+1ast, D.Minajevs 17+9reb+1ast, A.Dambenieks 13+1reb+5ast, A.Putans 13+6reb+6ast, A.Snipke 13+7reb+3ast
gschID: 530332


LU/BS Riga - BJBS Riga 112-72

The game with biggest result difference took place in Riga. Local LU/BS Riga (13-3) outscored 20th ranked BJBS Riga (1-15) 112-72. The game without a history. LU/BS Riga led from the first minutes and controlled entire game increasing their lead in each quarter. They dominated down low during the game scoring 72 of its points in the paint compared to BJBS Riga's 52. LU/BS Riga forced 19 BJBS Riga turnovers and outrebounded them 59-39 including a 44-27 advantage in defensive rebounds. Their players were unselfish on offense dishing 25 assists. Worth to mention a great performance of guard Davis Klegeris (184-97) who helped to win the game recording 28 points, 5 rebounds and 8 assists. Guard Arvids Dambenieks (186-98) contributed with a double-double by scoring 23 points, 10 rebounds, 6 assists and 4 steals for the winners. Five LU/BS Riga players scored in double figures. Guard Aivars Dambis (183-0) answered with 22 points and 4 assists and guard Ingus Lapans (196-98) added 16 points, 6 rebounds and 7 assists in the effort for BJBS Riga. LU/BS Riga have an impressive series of ten victories in a row. They maintain fourteenth place with 13-3 record. BJBS Riga lost fourth consecutive game. They keep the twentieth position with 15 games lost.
Top scorers:
BJBS Riga: A.Dambis 22+4reb+4ast, I.Lapans 16+6reb+7ast, R.Blankveins 9+4reb, J.Veldre 6+3reb, N.Rimsans 6+8reb+5ast, D.Bigestans 5+3reb+3ast
LU/BS Riga: D.Klegeris 28+5reb+8ast, A.Dambenieks 23+10reb+6ast, D.Ozolins 22+13reb+1ast, D.Minajevs 18+15reb+2ast, A.Putans 12+10reb+7ast, A.Lemanis 9+6reb+1ast
gschID: 530325


Gulbenes Buki - Limbazi 84-74

We should mention about the upset which took place in Riga, where higher ranked Limbazi (6-16) lost to twelfth ranked Gulbenes Buki (4-18) in a road game 74-84 on Saturday. The game was mostly controlled by Gulbenes Buki. Limbazi managed to win fourth quarter 20-19. But it was not enough to take a lead and get a victory that evening. Gulbenes Buki dominated down low during the game scoring 60 of its points in the paint compared to Limbazi's 22. They outrebounded Limbazi 41-26 including 31 on the defensive glass. Gulbenes Buki looked well-organized offensively handing out 21 assists. Guard Nauris Rikveilis (189-94) fired 27 points, 6 rebounds and 5 assists for the winners. Center Roberts Mednis (205-89) chipped in a double-double by scoring 20 points and 11 rebounds. Guard Vents Veinbergs (188-93) produced 21 points, 7 rebounds and 4 assists and forward Peteris Penka (198-91) added 17 points and 8 rebounds respectively for lost side. Gulbenes Buki maintains twelfth place with 4-18 record. Limbazi at the other side keeps the eighth position with 16 games lost. They share it with Saldus and RTU.
Top scorers:
Limbazi: V.Veinbergs 21+7reb+4ast, I.Immers 18+4reb+1ast, P.Penka 17+8reb, R.Brencs 8+4reb+3ast, R.Demidovs 8+2reb, H.Cvetkovs 2+1reb+2ast
Gulbenes Buki: N.Rikveilis 27+6reb+5ast, R.Mednis 20+11reb+2ast, M.Rozenbergs 10+7reb+2ast, M.Panaggio 8+6reb+8ast, M.Caupjonoks 8+2reb+2ast, M.Freijs 7+4reb
gschID: 530326


RTU - Turiba 85-94

There was no surprise in Riga where 11th ranked RTU (6-16) was defeated by second ranked Turiba (19-3) 94-85 on Friday. The guests trailed by 1 point at the halftime before their 52-42 charge in the second half, which allowed them to win the game. Turiba outrebounded RTU 49-32 including a 37-26 advantage in defensive rebounds. They looked well-organized offensively handing out 31 assists. It was a great evening for power forward Rihards Adins (200-94) who led his team to a victory with a double-double by scoring 25 points, 15 rebounds and 7 assists. Forward Elvijs Miculis (200-94) helped adding 15 points and 8 rebounds (perfect from the field making all seven shots !!!). Turiba's coach Ziedonis Jansons used an eleven-player rotation which allowed the starters a little rest for the next games. At the losing side guard Nauris Bikovs (183-93) responded with 12 points, 8 rebounds and 6 assists and guard Martins Berzins (190-92) scored 24 points. Five RTU players scored in double figures. Turiba maintains second place with 19-3 record having just eleven point less than leader Kekava. Loser RTU dropped to the eighth position with 16 games lost. They share it with Limbazi and Saldus.
Top scorers:
RTU: M.Berzins 24+1reb+1ast, K.Helmanis 12+2reb+1ast, N.Bikovs 12+8reb+6ast, E.Grabovskis 12+3reb+4ast, L.Berzins 10+9reb+5ast, R.Stalidzans 6+3reb
Turiba: R.Adins 25+15reb+7ast, E.Miculis 15+8reb+2ast, A.Blumbergs 10+2reb+4ast, A.Ate 9+2reb+2ast, J.Dumburs 9+8reb+4ast, E.Endzels 8+4reb+7ast
gschID: 530324


  




Damier Pitts
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Edgars
Krumins
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Anzejs
Pasecniks
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