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LBL Standings
 1. Ventspils 5-0 
 2. BK Ogre 4-0 
 3. VEF Riga 1-1 
 4. Jurmala 1-1 
 5. Betsafe/Liepaja 1-1 
 6. Valka/Valga 1-2 
 7. LU 1-3 
 8. Valmiera 1-4 
 9. Jekabpils 0-3 
Full Standings
Last:10/15/2017
LBL2 Standings
Group A
 1. Jelgava 2-0 
 2. Saldus 2-1 
 3. Kandava 1-1 
 4. Limbazi 1-1 
 5. VeA 1-2 
 6. Riga/Ridzene 0-2 
Group B
 1. LU/BS Riga 2-1 
 2. VEF skola 2-1 
 3. ViA 2-1 
 4. Livani 1-1 
 5. Valkas SI 1-1 
 6. Gulbenes Buki 1-2 
 7. Ogre/Kumho Tyre 0-2 
Group C
 1. Kekava 2-0 
 2. Memele/Bauskas 2-0 
 3. RSU 1-1 
 4. RTU 1-1 
 5. Turiba 1-2 
 6. Madona 0-1 
 7. DSN/SB 0-2 
Full Standings
Last:10/15/2017
LBL3 Standings
Group A
 1. BS Riga 0-0 
 2. Carnikava 0-0 
 3. Ezerzeme 0-0 
 4. Jekabpils II 0-0 
 5. Rugaju 0-0 
 6. Salacgriva 0-0 
Group B
 1. Daugavpils n. 0-0 
 2. Jaunpils 0-0 
 3. Jelgava II 0-0 
 4. Kraslava 0-0 
 5. Saulkrasti 0-0 
 6. Talsi 0-0 
Group C
 1. Dartija 0-0 
 2. Darznieks/Cesis 0-0 
 3. Riga/Ridzene 0-0 
 4. Rujiena 0-0 
 5. Sigulda 0-0 
 6. ViA 2 0-0 
Last:9/24/2017
Basketball Champions League Standings
Group A
 1 Enisey 1-0 
 2 Monaco 1-0 
 3 Pinar Karsiyaka 1-0 
 4 UCAM Murcia 1-0 
 5 Banco di Srd 0-1 
 6 EWE Baskets 0-1 
 7 Hapoel Holon 0-1 
 8 Juventus 0-1 
Group B
 1 Gaziantep 1-0 
 2 Ludwigsburg 1-0 
 3 Neptunas 1-0 
 4 Ventspils 1-0 
 5 Betaland Cdo 0-1 
 6 Chalon 0-1 
 7 Iberostar Tener. 0-1 
 8 PAOK 0-1 
Group C
 1 Bayreuth 1-0 
 2 Estudiantes 1-0 
 3 Strasbourg 1-0 
 4 Umana VE 1-0 
 5 AEK 0-1 
 6 Banvit BK 0-1 
 7 Olimpija 0-1 
 8 Rosa 0-1 
Group D
 1 Aris 1-0 
 2 Nanterre 1-0 
 3 Oostende 1-0 
 4 Scandone AV 1-0 
 5 Besiktas 0-1 
 6 CEZ Nymburk 0-1 
 7 Stelmet 0-1 
 8 Telekom Bsk 0-1 
Last:10/11/2017
Baltic League Standings
Group A
 1. Betsafe/Liepaja 0-0 
 2. Jurmala 0-0 
 3. Parnu 0-0 
 4. Rapla 0-0 
 5. Siauliai 0-0 
 6. Tsmoki-Minsk 0-0 
 7. Vytautas 0-0 
Group B
 1. Barsy Atyrau 0-0 
 2. BK Ogre 0-0 
 3. P.Zvaigzdes 0-0 
 4. Tartu Ulikool 0-0 
 5. TLU/Kalev 0-0 
 6. TTU 0-0 
 7. Valmiera 0-0 
Last:10/13/2017
VTB United League Standings
 1 CSKA 3-0 
 2 Khimki 3-0 
 3 Unics 2-0 
 4 Zenit 2-1 
 5 Avtodor 1-0 
 6 Lokomotiv 1-0 
 7 N.Novgorod 1-0 
 8 Astana 0-2 
 9 Enisey 0-2 
 10 Kalev/Cramo 0-2 
 11 Parma 0-2 
 12 Tsmoki-Minsk 0-2 
 13 VEF Riga 0-2 
Last:10/17/2017
Stats Leaders
Points Per Game
 Janis POZNAKS
  BK Ogre
  (203-F-83)
  Avg: 19.3
 1. Poznaks, BK Ogre19.3 
 2. Freimanis, Valka/Va.18.7 
 3. Iljins, Valmiera16.6 
 4. Kaufmanis, Valmiera16.2 
 5. Birkans, LU15.8 
 6. Jaunzems, LU15.3 
 7. Eiduks, LU15.0 
 8. Zvigurs, Jurmala15.0 
 9. Jakovics, Ventspils14.8 
 10. Lasenbergs, Valka/Va.14.7 
Rebounds Per Game
 Jurijs ALEKSEJEVS
  Jekabpils
  (202-C-85)
  Avg: 11.3
 1. Aleksejevs, Jekabpils11.3 
 2. Freimanis, Valka/Va.9.7 
 3. Benjamin, Betsafe/.9.5 
 4. Iljins, Valmiera8.0 
 5. Mejeris, VEF Riga8.0 
 6. Raadik, Valka/Valga7.0 
 7. Hamilton, Ventspils6.8 
 8. Labuckas, VEF Riga6.0 
 9. Poznaks, BK Ogre5.8 
 10. Miska, Valmiera5.7 
Assists Per Game
 Marcis VITOLS
  BK Ogre
  (183-PG-92)
  Avg: 7
 1. Vitols, BK Ogre7.0 
 2. Birkans, LU6.5 
 3. Jeromanovs, Jurma.6.5 
 4. Scott, VEF Riga6.0 
 5. Ubilla, Ventspils5.0 
 6. Leimanis, Betsafe/.4.5 
 7. Plavnieks, Jurmala4.5 
 8. Elksnis, Valmiera4.0 
 9. Lasenbergs, Valka/Va.4.0 
 10. Zebergs, BK Ogre3.8 
Steals Per Game
 Blake HAMILTON
  Ventspils
  (198-G-94)
  Avg: 2.6
 1. Hamilton, Ventspils2.6 
 2. Mejeris, VEF Riga2.5 
 3. Benjamin, Betsafe/.2.5 
 4. Krestinin, Jurmala2.5 
 5. Jaunzems, LU2.3 
 6. Leimanis, Betsafe/.2.0 
 7. Bruzas, Valka/Valga2.0 
 8. Lasmanis, Betsafe/.2.0 
 9. Zebergs, BK Ogre1.8 
 10. Magone, Jekabpils1.7 
Blocks Per Game
 Marcis SAULITIS
  Jurmala
  (207-C-97)
  Avg: 1.5
 1. Saulitis, Jurmala1.5 
 2. Krestinin, Jurmala1.0 
 3. Labuckas, VEF Riga1.0 
 4. Mejeris, VEF Riga1.0 
 5. Gromovs, VEF Riga1.0 
 6. Mezulis, LU1.0 
 7. Bruesewitz, Ventspils1.0 
 8. Niedra, BK Ogre0.8 
 9. Iljins, Valmiera0.6 
 10. Zvigurs, Jurmala0.5 

Next Round Schedule

Round 4 (Regular Season)

VEF Riga 61% Oct.25 Valka/Valga
LU 76% Oct.22 Jekabpils
Betsafe/Liep Oct.21 Ventspils 85%
Betsafe/Liep Oct.18 BK Ogre 83%
Next Round Schedule

Round 3 (Regular Season)

Madona Oct.20 RTU 87%
Kandava 58% Oct.20 Limbazi
Livani 51% Oct.20 ViA
Kekava 99% Oct.20 Madona
VeA 81% Oct.19 Riga/Ridzene
RSU Oct.19 Memele/Bausk 74%
Ogre/Kumho T Oct.19 LU/BS Riga 93%
Turiba 91% Oct.18 DSN/SB
Jelgava 66% Oct.17 Saldus
Next Round Schedule

Round 2 (Regular Season)

Group A
Banco di Srd 59% Oct.18 Telekom Bsk
Enisey 57% Oct.18 UCAM Murcia
Pinar Karsiy 95% Oct.17 Juventus
Hap.Holon Oct.17 Monaco 95%
Group B
Neptunas 57% Oct.18 Ventspils
PAOK Oct.18 Gaziantep 96%
Iberostar Te Oct.17 Ludwigsburg 95%
Chalon 57% Oct.17 Betaland Cdo
Group C
Banvit BK 57% Oct.18 Olimpija
Bayreuth 57% Oct.18 Strasbourg
Estudian. 95% Oct.18 Rosa
Umana VE 95% Oct.17 AEK
Group D
Nanterre 57% Oct.18 Scandone AV
Oostende 95% Oct.17 Besiktas
CEZ Nymburk Oct.17 Aris 95%
Stelmet 57% Oct.17 Telekom Bsk
First Round Schedule
Siauliai 50% Oct.31 Betsafe/Liep
Parnu 50% Oct.31 Vytautas
TLU/Kalev 50% Oct.31 Barsy Atyrau
Tartu Ulikoo 50% Oct.29 Barsy Atyrau
P.Zvaigzdes 50% Oct.26 TLU/Kalev
TTU 50% Oct.26 Valmiera
Vytautas 50% Oct.25 Tsmoki-Minsk
Jurmala 50% Oct.25 Betsafe/Liep
Rapla 50% Oct.24 Parnu
Siauliai 50% Oct.24 Tsmoki-Minsk
Tartu Ulikoo 50% Oct.24 BK Ogre
Check Full Games/Schedule
Next Round Schedule

Round 3 (Regular Season)

Kalev/Cramo 57% Oct.23 Parma
Zenit 95% Oct.22 VEF Riga
Tsmoki-Minsk 57% Oct.22 Astana
CSKA 64% Oct.22 Avtodor
Lokomotiv 51% Oct.21 Unics
Enisey Oct.21 N.Novgorod 96%
LBL2 Round 2 of 1/8 Finals. Quarterfinals are set - Mar 29, 2017


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Edgars
Krumins
Jelgava - LU/BS Riga 104-88

It was a very close game until the last quarter, when Jelgava's pressure prevailed and they won that period 32-21 extending their advantage to 16 points. They made 17-of-20 charity shots (85.0 percent) during the game. The best player for the winners was swingman Edgars Krumins (194-86) who scored 24 points, 5 rebounds and 4 assists. Guard Kalvis Krumins (185-90) chipped in 22 points and 6 rebounds. Jelgava's coach allowed to play the deep bench players saving starting five for next games. Guard Davis Klegeris (184-97) produced 20 points and Adrians Snipke (192-0) added 17 points and 5 assists respectively for the guests. Both teams had four players each who scored in double figures.
Top scorers:
Jelgava: E.Krumins 24+5reb+4ast, K.Krumins 22+6reb+3ast, A.Justovics 14+6reb+2ast, R.Elksnis 13+9reb+3ast, J.Berzins 12+2reb+1ast, G.Justovics 7+7reb+2ast
LU/BS Riga: D.Klegeris 20+2reb+2ast, A.Snipke 17+5ast, A.Putans 11+3reb, A.Dambenieks 11+6reb+1ast, D.Ozolins 10+3reb, D.Minajevs 9+8reb+1ast
gschID: 541040


Ogre/Kumho Tyre - Gulbenes Buki 85-84

The hosts trailed by 2 points at the halftime before their 18-13 charge in the third quarter, which allowed them to win the game. Ogre/Kumho Tyre made 22-of-27 free shots (81.5 percent) during the game. They looked well-organized offensively handing out 23 assists. 25 personal fouls committed by Gulbenes Buki helped opponents get some easy free throw opportunities. Guard Sandis Bets (194-92) saved the victory by scoring 37 points (!!!) and 4 steals. Davids Atelbauers (182-99) contributed with 16 points and 7 assists for the winners. Center Roberts Mednis (205-89) replied with a double-double by scoring 15 points and 12 rebounds and American point guard Michael Panaggio (183, college: Lander) added 14 points, 6 rebounds and 4 assists in the effort for Gulbenes Buki. Four Ogre/Kumho Tyre and five Gulbenes Buki players scored in double figures. Both coaches used bench players in such tough game.
Top scorers:
Ogre/Kumho Tyre: S.Bets 37+4reb+3ast, D.Atelbauers 16+3reb+7ast, S.Jekabsons 12+9reb+3ast, J.Lasmanis 10+9reb+3ast, M.Kokins 5+3reb+2ast, R.Pabrieza 3+2reb+4ast
Gulbenes Buki: R.Mednis 15+12reb+3ast, M.Panaggio 14+6reb+4ast, M.Caupjonoks 14+3reb, N.Lisiks 13+5reb+1ast, N.Rikveilis 13+4reb+3ast, M.Petersons 6+3reb+2ast
gschID: 541042


Limbazi - RTU 85-86

It looked good early as Limbazi took a 5-point small lead at the end of first quarter. But then RTU had a 24-18 second period charge getting the lead and Limbazi was not able to take back game control losing it eventually 85-86. RTU players were unselfish on offense dishing 22 assists. Guard Eduards Grabovskis (188-94) scored 19 points, 8 rebounds and 4 assists to lead the charge for the winners and swingman Lauris Berzins (192-97) chipped in 20 points and 7 rebounds during the contest. Forward Rolands Brencs (198-86) responded with a double-double by scoring 25 points and 10 rebounds and point guard Armands Osins (190-91) produced a double-double by scoring 18 points, 10 rebounds and 7 assists. Both teams had five players each who scored in double figures. Limbazi's coach Andis Cirulis rotated ten players in this game, but that didn't help.
Top scorers:
RTU: L.Berzins 20+7reb+2ast, E.Grabovskis 19+8reb+4ast, M.Berzins 12+7reb+4ast, N.Bikovs 11+6reb+7ast, I.Mastins 11+2reb+1ast, M.Jankovskis 6+3reb+2ast
Limbazi: R.Brencs 25+10reb+3ast, A.Osins 18+10reb+7ast, V.Veinbergs 12+3reb+6ast, K.Veide 12+4reb+2ast, I.Immers 10+4reb+5ast, E.Ozols 6+3reb+1ast
gschID: 541045


ViA - VeA 92-81

The game was mostly controlled by ViA. Ventspils Augstskola was better in third quarter 22-20. But it was not enough to take a lead and get a victory that evening. ViA dominated down low during the game scoring 42 of its points in the paint compared to Ventspils Augstskola's 22. They outrebounded Ventspils Augstskola 44-33 including a 22-10 advantage in offensive rebounds. ViA players were unselfish on offense dishing 27 assists. 24 personal fouls committed by Ventspils Augstskola helped opponents get some easy free throw opportunities. The best player for the winners was forward Oto Grinbergs (195-90) who had a double-double by scoring 22 points and 14 rebounds. Forward Janis Engers (200-95) chipped in 16 points, 7 rebounds and 6 assists. Guard Kristaps Purplevics (181-98) produced 23 points, 7 rebounds and 6 assists and Belarusian power forward Denis Vikentsyeu (203-98) added 14 points, 14 rebounds and 6 assists respectively for the guests. Five ViA and four Ventspils Augstskola players scored in double figures. Ventspils Augstskola's coach tested ten players, but that didn't help to avoid defeat in this game.
Top scorers:
ViA: O.Grinbergs 22+14reb+2ast, J.Engers 16+7reb+6ast, E.Ivanovs 14+2reb+1ast, V.Veveris 13+4reb+1ast, K.Dubults 11+9reb+5ast, T.Kohanovs 10+4reb+7ast
VeA: K.Purplevics 23+7reb+6ast, O.Gorbants 18+2ast, K.Berzins 14+5reb+3ast, D.Vikentsyeu 14+14reb+6ast, R.Krumins 9+3reb+1ast, R.Prusis 3+2reb+1ast
gschID: 541041


RSU - Livani 73-75

RSU was trailing by 8 points at halftime but managed to get 1-point lead after three quarters before a 21-18 charge of Livani, which allowed them to win the game. Power forward Juris Kalnins (200-93) notched 17 points, 6 rebounds and 5 assists to lead the effort and guard Matiss Caune (186-93) supported him with 15 points, 5 rebounds and 4 assists. Four Livani players scored in double figures. Livani's coach Edgars Cimars used a ten-player rotation in such tough game. Even 20 points, 6 rebounds and 6 assists (was perfect 7-for-7 from the free throw line) by Rihards Ginters (192-93) did not help to save the game for RSU. Center Kristaps Jurjans (202-88) added 17 points for the hosts.
Top scorers:
Livani: J.Kalnins 17+6reb+5ast, M.Caune 15+5reb+4ast, D.Pabrieza 12+4ast, E.Viksna 12+2reb+2ast, A.Strelis 9+6reb+2ast, R.Klims 7+8reb+1ast
RSU: R.Ginters 20+6reb+6ast, K.Jurjans 17+4reb, I.Ikstens 14+4reb+2ast, J.Sapovalovs 6+5reb+4ast, T.Vegners 6+1reb, A.Valts Putnins 4+4reb+1ast
gschID: 541043


Turiba - DSN/SB 94-58

The game without a history. Turiba led from the first minutes and controlled entire game increasing their lead in each quarter. They made 21-of-27 charity shots (77.8 percent) during the game. Turiba forced 19 DSN/SB turnovers and outrebounded them 45-33 including a 32-20 advantage in defensive rebounds. Their players were unselfish on offense dishing 29 assists comparing to just 15 passes made by DSN/SB's players. The best player for the winners was Emils Caune (198-96) who scored 18 points and 6 rebounds. Guard Roberts Ikaunieks (195-97) chipped in 18 points. Turiba's coach Ziedonis Jansons felt very confident that he used 10 players which allowed the starters a little rest for the next games. Guard Edgars Barbejs (182-97) produced a double-double by scoring 18 points, 11 rebounds and 8 assists and power forward Reinis Ozolins (198-98, college: Belhaven) added 16 points and 6 rebounds respectively for the guests.
Top scorers:
Turiba: R.Ikaunieks 18+2reb+2ast, E.Caune 18+6reb+2ast, R.Stacevics 12+3reb+6ast, D.Muiznieks 12+1reb+2ast, A.Blumbergs 11+1reb+1ast, J.Dumburs 7+3reb
DSN/SB: E.Barbejs 18+11reb+8ast, R.Ozolins 16+6reb, E.Vitols 8+3reb+3ast, V.Mikelsons 7+8reb, P.Tomass Berzins 4+3reb+2ast, A.Fridrihsons 3
gschID: 541039


Marupe - Saldus 87-72

The game was mostly controlled by Marupe. Saldus was better in fourth quarter 27-23. But it was not enough to take a lead and get a victory that evening. Marupe forced 20 Saldus turnovers. Their players were unselfish on offense dishing 21 assists. The best player for the winners was forward Nauris Metnieks (196-86) who had a double-double by scoring 19 points and 10 rebounds. Guard Roberts Paze (193-95) chipped in 10 points and 9 assists. Four Marupe players scored in double figures. Guard Janis Baca (195-90) produced 9 points, 5 rebounds and 4 assists and swingman Ralfs-Ricards Demiters (186-98) added 16 points respectively for the guests. Both coaches tested many bench players and allowed the starting five to rest.
Top scorers:
Marupe: N.Metnieks 19+10reb+2ast, A.Kramins 17+4reb+1ast, A.Senkans 14+2reb+1ast, R.Paze 10+4reb+9ast, R.Kabineckis 8+2reb+1ast, K.Vecens 6+4reb+6ast
Saldus: R.Ricards Demiters 16+1reb, T.Celmins 12+1reb+2ast, J.Baca 9+5reb+4ast, R.Smidrins 7+1reb+1ast, J.Jurenovskis 7+1reb+2ast, K.Baumanis 6+3reb+3ast
gschID: 541044


Kekava - Madona 104-75

The game without a history. Kekava led from the first minutes and controlled entire game increasing their lead in each quarter. They also forced 28 Madona turnovers. Kekava players were unselfish on offense dishing 29 assists comparing to just 15 passes made by Madona's players. The best player for the winners was forward Nauris Miezis (189-91) who scored 39 points (!!!) and 6 assists (on 13-of-17 shooting from the field). Guard Martins Steinbergs (191-90) chipped in 12 points. Four Kekava players scored in double figures. American swingman Martin Barrett (196, college: Mount Olive) produced a double-double by scoring 17 points and 19 rebounds and forward Raitis Cakstins (192-98) added 14 points respectively for the guests. The winner was already known earlier in the game, so both coaches allowed to play the bench players saving starting five for next games.
Top scorers:
Kekava: N.Miezis 39+4reb+6ast, N.Saknitis 12+4reb+1ast, M.Steinbergs 12+3reb+3ast, J.Berzins 10+1reb+2ast, E.Jasuks 9+6reb+3ast, R.Scerbinskis 6+3reb+2ast
Madona: M.Barrett 17+19reb+2ast, R.Cakstins 14+2ast, M.Kalnins 10+2reb+1ast, L.Lazdins 9+2reb+1ast, R.Brants 8+2reb+2ast, E.Petersons 6+6reb+1ast
gschID: 541038


  




Carson
Puriefoy
Heidelberg tabs Carson Puriefoy, ex Valmiera - 17 hours ago
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Ingus
Jakovics
LBL Round 3: Ventspils keep a leadership position - 1 day ago
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Nauris
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LBL2 Round 2: Kekava takes over a leadership position - 3 days ago
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