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LKL Standings
 1. Zalgiris 32-4 
 2. Lietuvos rytas 28-8 
 3. Neptunas 19-17 
 4. Vytautas 19-17 
 5. Juventus 18-18 
 6. Siauliai 18-18 
 7. Lietkabelis 16-20 
 8. P.Zvaigzdes 14-22 
 9. Dzukija 8-28 
 10. Nevezis 8-28 
Last:4/24/2016
NKL Stage Two Standings
Places 1-7
 1. Suduva-Mantinga 33-5 
 2. Vytis 28-10 
 3. Mazeikiai 27-11 
 4. Palanga 20-18 
 5. Perlas-MRU 20-18 
 6. Zalgiris II 19-19 
 7. Telsiai 15-23 
Places 8-14
 1. Nafta-Uni. 18-20 
 2. Delikatesas 17-21 
 3. Petrochema 17-21 
 4. Silute 16-22 
 5. Rasai 15-23 
 6. Ezerunas-Karys 13-25 
 7. Lietkabelis-2 8-30 
Stage One Standings
Last:3/20/2016
RKL Standings
 1. Akmenes 27-3 
 2. Klaipedos LCC 25-5 
 3. Taurages 25-5 
 4. KTU 22-8 
 5. Gargzdu 20-10 
 6. Omega-United 18-12 
 7. Suduva 2 16-14 
 8. Anyksciu 15-15 
 9. Birzai 15-15 
 10. Kretinga 14-16 
 11. LSU-Atletas 13-17 
 12. Citus 11-19 
 13. Kristalas 10-20 
 14. Aukstaitija 5-25 
 15. Sabonio 3-27 
 16. ASU/Tornado 1-29 
Last:2/28/2016
Lower leagues Standings
KKML-A
 1. IMLITEX 6-1 
 2. Minbra 5-2 
 3. Kauno kolegija 4-2 
 4. Basement 3-2 
 5. VDU-2 Kauno 2-3 
 6. Perkunas 2-5 
 7. UNITED 1-4 
 8. Kauno grudai 1-5 
RKBL-A
 1. Olimpas 9-0 
 2. Zeimena Pab. 8-1 
 3. VDU-2 Kauno 6-3 
 4. Lietuvos rytas 2 5-3 
 5. SRC-Dzukija 5-4 
 6. Ignalinos 4-4 
 7. Perkunas-Vytrita 3-6 
 8. Guosta 2-7 
 9. LKSK 2-7 
 10. Jonavos 0-9 
RKBL-B
 1. Pakruojis 8-1 
 2. Radviliskio 8-1 
 3. Plunge 7-2 
 4. Kelme 5-4 
 5. Fortuna-Agava 4-5 
 6. Kupiskis 4-5 
 7. Silales Lusis 4-5 
 8. Kedainiu 3-6 
 9. Sedula-Aibe 2-7 
 10. Siauliai-Policija 0-9 
SKL
 1. Kalvis 9-0 
 2. Akmenes 7-3 
 3. Blogieciai 5-4 
 4. Solo-Eurogym 5-4 
 5. Artiliux NMF 3-7 
 6. Saule-98 2-7 
 7. Policija-Zvalguva 2-8 
SKL-A
 1. MRU 11-1 
 2. Ferimsta 10-2 
 3. VGTU 9-2 
 4. Tegra 8-4 
 5. Volfas Engelman 7-4 
 6. LEU-Sviesa 6-5 
 7. VU 6-5 
 8. Oro navigacija 5-7 
 9. Vilniaus kolegija 5-7 
 10. Stekas 4-8 
 11. VTDK-SLK 3-8 
 12. Sadolin 3-9 
 13. Legionas 2-9 
 14. S.Marciulionio 2-10 
Last:12/28/2015
Euroleague Standings
Group A
 1. Anadolu Efes 0-0 
 2. Brose Bask. 0-0 
 3. Crvena Zvezda 0-0 
 4. CSKA 0-0 
 5. Darussafaka 0-0 
 6. EA7 Armani 0-0 
 7. FC Barcelona 0-0 
 8. Fener.Ulker 0-0 
 9. Galatasaray 0-0 
 10. Laboral Kutxa 0-0 
 11. Maccabi T-A 0-0 
 12. Olympiacos 0-0 
 13. Panathinaikos 0-0 
 14. Real Madrid 0-0 
 15. Unics 0-0 
 16. Zalgiris 0-0 
Last:7/7/2016
Eurocup Standings
Group A
 1. AEK Athens 0-0 
 2. Cedevita 0-0 
 3. Gran Canaria 0-0 
 4. Lietkabelis 0-0 
 5. N.Novgorod 0-0 
 6. Stelmet ZG 0-0 
Group B
 1. ALBA 0-0 
 2. Dominion BB 0-0 
 3. Khimky 0-0 
 4. Krasny Oktyabr 0-0 
 5. Lietuvos rytas 0-0 
 6. Partizan 0-0 
Group C
 1. B.Muenchen 0-0 
 2. Buducnost 0-0 
 3. MZT Skopje 0-0 
 4. UCAM Murcia 0-0 
 5. Unicaja 0-0 
 6. Zenit 0-0 
Group D
 1. Fuenlabrada 0-0 
 2. Hapoel J-M 0-0 
 3. Lokomotiv 0-0 
 4. Ratiopharm 0-0 
 5. Un.Olimpija 0-0 
 6. Valencia 0-0 
Last:7/21/2016
FIBA Europe Cup Standings
Group A
 1. Alba 0-0 
 2. Chalon 0-0 
Group B
 1. Gravelines 0-0 
 2. Limburg United 0-0 
Group C
 1. Mons-Hainaut 0-0 
 2. Telekom Bsk 0-0 
Group D
 1. Antwerp 0-0 
 2. Nanterre 0-0 
Group E
 1. Oberwart 0-0 
 2. Pau-Lacq-Orthez 0-0 
Group F
 1. Bnei Hertzeliyya 0-0 
 2. Steaua CSM 0-0 
Group G
 1. Gaziantep 0-0 
 2. Peja 0-0 
Group H
 1. Enisey 0-0 
 2. Sigal Prishtina 0-0 
Group I
 1. TLU/Kalev 0-0 
 2. Vytautas 0-0 
Group J
 1. Apoel 0-0 
 2. BK Opava 0-0 
 3. Siauliai 0-0 
Group Q
 1. Demir IBB 0-0 
 2. Kormend 0-0 
 3. Sopron KC 0-0 
 4. Targu Mures 0-0 
Last:8/9/2016
Baltic League Standings
Group A
 1 Lietkabelis 10-2 
 2 Valmiera 9-3 
 3 Rapla 7-5 
 4 TLU/Kalev 6-6 
 5 Nevezis 4-8 
 6 Barons Riga 4-8 
 7 Parnu 2-10 
Group B
 1 Vytautas 11-1 
 2 Liepaja/Triobet 8-4 
 3 Jekabpils 7-5 
 4 Tarvas 6-6 
 5 Jurmala 5-7 
 6 Barsy Atyrau 3-9 
 7 TTU 2-10 
Last:1/27/2016
Points Per Game
 Derrick LOW
  P.Zvaigzdes
  (191-PG-86)
  Avg: 14.9
 1. Low, P.Zvaigzdes14.9 
 2. Butterfield, Juven.14.5 
 3. Moore, P.Zvaigzdes13.9 
 4. Vasiliauskas, Vyta.13.4 
 5. Kupsas, Nevezis13.4 
 6. Ewing, Neptunas13.2 
 7. Kisielius, Vytautas13.1 
 8. Dilys, Vytautas13.0 
 9. Sulskis, Vytautas13.0 
 10. Gvezdauskas, Nev.12.9 
Rebounds Per Game
 Assem MAREI
  Siauliai
  (206-F-92)
  Avg: 7.5
 1. Marei, Siauliai7.5 
 2. Sulskis, Vytautas6.9 
 3. Kupsas, Nevezis6.7 
 4. Gudaitis, Lietuvos.6.5 
 5. Staniulis, P.Zvaig.6.3 
 6. Butterfield, Juven.6.2 
 7. King, Nevezis6.2 
 8. Grant, Neptunas6.0 
 9. Jankunas, Zalgiris5.5 
 10. Cepukaitis, Vytau.5.4 
Assists Per Game
 Rolandas ALIJEVAS
  Juventus
  (192-G-85)
  Avg: 6
 1. Alijevas, Juventus6.0 
 2. Kalnietis, EA7 A.5.3 
 3. Low, P.Zvaigzdes4.4 
 4. Pavkovic, Lietkabe.4.2 
 5. Vasiliauskas, Vyta.4.2 
 6. Laprovittola, Estu.3.8 
 7. Randle, Zalgiris3.8 
 8. Kisielius, Vytautas3.7 
 9. Ewing, Neptunas3.6 
 10. Brown, Lietuvos.3.6 
Steals Per Game
 Vytautas SULSKIS
  Vytautas
  (200-G-88)
  Avg: 1.7
 1. Sulskis, Vytautas1.7 
 2. Giedraitis, Siauli.1.5 
 3. Sirutavicius, Vyta.1.4 
 4. Alijevas, Juventus1.4 
 5. Kisielius, Vytautas1.4 
 6. Butkevicius, Neptu.1.4 
 7. Moore, P.Zvaigzdes1.3 
 8. Low, P.Zvaigzdes1.2 
 9. Jomantas, Lietuvo.1.2 
 10. Valeika, Lietkabe.1.2 
Blocks Per Game
 Vaidas CEPUKAITIS
  Vytau.
  (207-C/F-89)
  Avg: 1.1
 1. Cepukaitis, Vytau.1.1 
 2. Kupsas, Nevezis1.0 
 3. Zagreba, Vytautas0.9 
 4. Urbonas, Dzukija0.9 
 5. Staniulis, P.Zvaig.0.8 
 6. Lapeta, Lietuvos.0.8 
 7. Vougioukas, Zalgir.0.8 
 8. Javtokas, Zalgiris0.7 
 9. Gudaitis, Lietuvos.0.7 
 10. Grant, Neptunas0.7 

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Laboral Kutx 50% Oct.14 Anadolu Efes
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Fuenlabrada 50% Oct.12 Hapoel J-M
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NKL Round 18: Zanavykas defeat Zalgiris-Sabonio in the closest game of the week - Dec 9, 2012


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The most exciting game of round 18 in the NKL took place in Kaunas. This derby game ended with only one-point home defeat of 9th ranked Zalgiris-Sabonio (10-8) to second ranked Zanavykas (13-5) 80-79 on Saturday evening. Guest team only slightly avoided a big embarassment. Zanavykas had a 15-3 advantage in offensive rebounds. Guard Edgaras Stanionis (193-88) scored 25 points and 7 rebounds to lead the charge for the winners and guard Arturs Pelss (181-87) chipped in 14 points and 6 assists during the contest. The best for the losing side was forward Marius Grigonis (198-94) with 16 points. Zanavykas have an impressive six-game winning streak. Newly promoted Zanavykas maintains second position with 13-5 record behind leader Mazeikiai, which they share with Dzukija and Olimpas. Zalgiris-Sabonio lost third consecutive game. They dropped to the eighth place with eight games lost. They share the position with Meresta. Zanavykas is looking forward to face S.Marciulionio (#10) in Vilnius in the next round and are hoping to win another game. Zalgiris-Sabonio's supporters also look forward to an exciting derby game next round, where their team will face at home their local rival from Kaunas Birstono.
Very important is a home loss of third ranked Statyba (12-6) against fourteenth ranked Birstono (6-12) on Saturday night. Host Statyba was edged by Birstono in a tough game in Vilnius 77-79. It ended at the same time the two-game winning streak of Statyba. Paulius Kleiza (195-88) notched 29 points and 7 rebounds to lead the effort and Simas Raupys supported him with 12 points and 6 rebounds. Even 32 points and 8 assists by point guard Ovidijus Varanauskas (187-91) did not help to save the game for Statyba. Birstono maintains fourteenth position with 6-12 record. Statyba at the other side dropped to the fifth place with six games lost. They share the position with Suduva-Mantinga. Birstono's supporters look forward to an exciting derby game next round, where their team will travel locally in Kaunas to the arena Zalgiris-Sabonio.
NKL top team - Mazeikiai (14-4) added another victory to their record on Saturday. This time they beat eighth ranked Meresta (10-8) 76-68. The best player for the winners was Rokas Giedraitis who scored 23 points and 8 rebounds. At the other side the best for losing team was Liudas Radavicius who recorded 20 points and 4 assists. Mazeikiai have a solid four-game winning streak. They maintain first position with 14-4 record. Meresta lost fourth consecutive game. They keep the eighth place with eight games lost. They share the position with Zalgiris-Sabonio. Mazeikiai will meet at home Silute (#17) in the next round which should be an easy win for them. Meresta will play against Ezerunas-Karys (#13) in Moletai and hope to secure a win.
A very interesting game took place in Vilnius. It ended with only one-point home defeat of 10th ranked S.Marciulionio (9-9) to fourth ranked Olimpas (13-5) 96-95 on Saturday evening. Guest team only slightly avoided a big embarassment. It was a good game for Ignas Razutis who saved his team from a defeat with 21 points. S.Marciulionio's coach Gintaras Kruckauskas tried various players' combinations and tested in total eleven players in this game, but that didn't help. Olimpas have an impressive seven-game winning streak. They moved-up to second place, which they share with Dzukija and Zanavykas. S.Marciulionio lost third consecutive game. They keep the tenth position with nine games lost. Olimpas' next round opponent will be Suduva-Mantinga (#5) in Marijampole. S.Marciulionio will play at home against Dzukija (#3) in Alytus.
Twelfth ranked Delikatesas (8-10) crushed at home 11th ranked Perlas-MRU (8-10) by 23 points 88-65, which is the biggest margin this round on Saturday night. Irmantas Lianzbergas scored 18 points and 7 rebounds to lead the charge for the winners. The winner was already known earlier in the game, so both coaches allowed to play the bench players saving starting five for next games. Delikatesas moved-up to eleventh place, which they share with defeated Perlas-MRU. Delikatesas will face bottom-ranked Gargzdai-Bremena (#18) at home in the next round and are hoping to win another game.

There were no shocking results in the other games in round 18: Silute lost to Suduva-Mantinga on the opponent's court 73-89. Triobet managed to outperform Ezerunas-Karys in a home game 87-80. Bottom-ranked Gargzdai recorded a loss to Radviliskis on the road 73-68. Nafta Universitetas was defeated by Dzukija on its own court 68-80.



Suduva-Mantinga - Silute 89-73

Very expected game in Marijampole where 16th ranked Silute (4-14) was defeated by sixth ranked Suduva-Mantinga (12-6) 89-73 on Saturday. The game was mostly controlled by Suduva-Mantinga. Silute was better in second period 16-14. But it was not enough to take a lead and get a victory that evening. Forward Audrius Mineikis (201-77) scored 27 points and 8 rebounds to lead the charge for the winners and forward Karolis Pupinis (200-88) chipped in 18 points and 8 rebounds (on 7-of-9 shooting from the field) during the contest. The best for the losing side was guard Eivydas Molosciakas (190-93) with 19 points and swingman Marius Kasiulevicius (198-82, college: Trinity Valley JC) scored 14 points and 6 rebounds. Four Silute players scored in double figures. Suduva-Mantinga moved-up to fifth place, which they share with Statyba. Silute lost sixth consecutive game. They keep the sixteenth position with 14 games lost. Suduva-Mantinga will face league's second-placed Olimpas in Plunge in the next round and it may be quite challenging game. Silute will play on the road against the league's leader Mazeikiai (#1).
Top scorers:
Silute: E.Molosciakas 19+3reb+1ast, M.Kasiulevicius 14+6reb, D.Heiman 12+5reb+3ast, G.Pakalniskis 11+5reb+3ast, N.Anglickis 6+1reb+1ast, D.Lavonne Brents 6+2ast
Suduva-Mantinga: A.Mineikis 27+8reb+3ast, K.Pupinis 18+8reb, Z.Kuklierius 13+6reb+6ast, A.Zibuda 10+2reb, P.Knyza 9+3reb+1ast, A.Cizikas 7+3reb+3ast
gschID: 201300


Triobet - Ezerunas-Karys 87-80

Very predictable result in Jonava where seventh ranked Triobet (11-7) defeated 13th ranked Ezerunas-Karys (7-11) 87-80 on Saturday. Triobet forced 20 Ezerunas-Karys turnovers. Ezerunas-Karys was plagued by 30 personal fouls down the stretch. Forward Vytautas Kruzikas (199-89) scored 18 points and 8 rebounds to lead the charge for the winners and forward Aurimas Urbonas (196-93) chipped in 13 points and 10 rebounds during the contest. Triobet's coach Kestutis Narusevicius used a ten-player rotation which allowed the starters a little rest for the next games. The best for the losing side was forward Eimantas Narusis (201-86) with 15 points and 6 rebounds and swingman Dainius Navickas (195-78) scored 16 points. Both teams had four players each who scored in double figures. Triobet have a solid four-game winning streak. They maintain seventh position with 11-7 record. Ezerunas-Karys lost third consecutive game. They keep the thirteenth place with 11 games lost. Triobet will face Perlas-MRU (#12) in Vilnius in the next round where they are favorite. Ezerunas-Karys will play at home against Meresta in Pakruojis.
Top scorers:
Ezerunas-Karys: D.Navickas 16+2reb+3ast, E.Narusis 15+6reb+2ast, K.Alekna 12+3reb, G.Kulbis 11+2reb+2ast, R.Ambrulaitis 9+8reb+2ast, M.Janisius 8+1reb+1ast
Triobet: V.Kruzikas 18+8reb, T.Sebeziovas 14+3reb+1ast, A.Urbonas 13+10reb+2ast, H.Vorotnikovas 11+3reb+1ast, I.Dauksys 9+4reb, A.Lencevicius 8+1reb+3ast
gschID: 201297


Delikatesas - Perlas-MRU 88-65

Twelfth ranked Delikatesas (8-10) crushed at home 11th ranked Perlas-MRU (8-10) by 23 points 88-65, which is the biggest margin this round on Saturday night. Perlas-MRU was plagued by 26 personal fouls down the stretch. Guard Irmantas Lianzbergas (185-91) scored 18 points and 7 rebounds to lead the charge for the winners and swingman Mantas Pukinskas (198-89) chipped in 21 points during the contest. The best for the losing side was forward Antanas Udras (202-92) with a double-double by scoring 15 points and 10 rebounds and point guard Zydrunas Kelys (188-87) scored 12 points and 5 assists. Four Perlas-MRU players scored in double figures. The winner was already known earlier in the game, so both coaches allowed to play the bench players saving starting five for next games. Delikatesas moved-up to eleventh place, which they share with defeated Perlas-MRU. Delikatesas will face bottom-ranked Gargzdai-Bremena (#18) at home in the next round and are hoping to win another game.
Top scorers:
Perlas-MRU: A.Udras 15+10reb, Z.Kelys 12+2reb+5ast, J.Elvikis 11+3reb+2ast, V.Buzas 10+2reb+2ast, A.Vitas 6+6reb, E.Pundzius 3+2reb
Delikatesas: M.Pukinskas 21+3reb+2ast, I.Lianzbergas 18+7reb+1ast, E.Vaupsas 9+4reb+2ast, Z.Petraitis 9+4reb+2ast, P.Klemas 9+6reb+4ast, L.Lukosevicius 8+1reb+2ast
gschID: 201299


S.Marciulionio - Olimpas 95-96

A very interesting game took place in Vilnius. It ended with only one-point home defeat of 10th ranked S.Marciulionio (9-9) to fourth ranked Olimpas (13-5) 96-95 on Saturday evening. Guest team only slightly avoided a big embarassment. The guests took control from the first minutes by winning first half. But S.Marciulionio won third quarter 32-26. However it was not enough to take a lead and get a victory that evening. Olimpas forced 19 S.Marciulionio turnovers. It was a good game for guard Ignas Razutis (185-87) who saved his team from a defeat with 21 points. Forward Julius Kazakauskas (197-90) contributed with 23 points (on 7-of-8 shooting from the field) for the winners. Power forward Giedrius Staniulis (205-91) replied with 19 points and 9 rebounds and guard Marius Pociukonis (190-82) added 19 points and 4 assists in the effort for S.Marciulionio. Both teams had four players each who scored in double figures. S.Marciulionio's coach Gintaras Kruckauskas tried various players' combinations and tested in total eleven players in this game, but that didn't help. Olimpas have an impressive seven-game winning streak. They moved-up to second place, which they share with Dzukija and Zanavykas. S.Marciulionio lost third consecutive game. They keep the tenth position with nine games lost. Olimpas' next round opponent will be Suduva-Mantinga (#5) in Marijampole. S.Marciulionio will play at home against Dzukija (#3) in Alytus.
Top scorers:
S.Marciulionio: G.Staniulis 19+9reb+2ast, M.Pociukonis 19+2reb+4ast, T.Rakauskas 16+2ast, O.Olisevicius 14+3reb+2ast, R.Sugintas 9+4reb+2ast, E.Zinevicius 7+6reb+1ast
Olimpas: J.Kazakauskas 23+3reb+1ast, I.Razutis 21+4reb+2ast, A.Maneikis 16+4reb+2ast, M.Kazonas 16+5reb, R.Venskus 12+3reb, T.Domarkas 5+8reb+8ast
gschID: 201302


Statyba - Birstono 77-79

Very important is a home loss of third ranked Statyba (12-6) against fourteenth ranked Birstono (6-12) on Saturday night. Host Statyba was edged by Birstono in a tough game in Vilnius 77-79. It ended at the same time the two-game winning streak of Statyba. The guests took control from the first minutes by winning the initial quarter 21-16. But Statyba won second period 21-17. However it was not enough to take a lead and get a victory that evening. The game was decided in the last minutes when Birstono won last quarter 22-21. Paulius Kleiza (195-88) notched 29 points and 7 rebounds to lead the effort and Simas Raupys (195-94) supported him with 12 points and 6 rebounds. Four Birstono players scored in double figures. Even 32 points and 8 assists by point guard Ovidijus Varanauskas (187-91) did not help to save the game for Statyba. Forward Darius Tarvydas (200-91) added 12 points. Birstono maintains fourteenth position with 6-12 record. Statyba at the other side dropped to the fifth place with six games lost. They share the position with Suduva-Mantinga. Birstono's supporters look forward to an exciting derby game next round, where their team will travel locally in Kaunas to the arena Zalgiris-Sabonio.
Top scorers:
Statyba: O.Varanauskas 32+2reb+8ast, D.Tarvydas 12+1reb+1ast, K.Jonuska 6+2reb+1ast, K.Brusokas 6+3reb+1ast, T.Zioba 5+4reb, M.Paliukenas 5+3reb+4ast
Birstono: P.Kleiza 29+7reb+2ast, S.Raupys 12+6reb+3ast, D.Sabeckis 12+1reb+1ast, M.Lukminas 10+4reb+2ast, A.Oladimeji 8+6reb+1ast, V.Valiulis 5+1reb
gschID: 201304


Radviliskis - Gargzdai 73-68

Not a big story in a game when 18th ranked Gargzdai-Bremena (3-15) was defeated on the road by sixteenth ranked Radviliskis (5-13) 73-68 on Saturday. Gargzdai-Bremena trailed by 11 points at halftime and as many as 12 after three quarters before a 21-14 last quarter charge cut the deficit to 68-73 at the end of the game. Radviliskis made 20-of-23 free shots (87.0 percent) during the game. Forward Antanas Montrimavicius (199-87) had a double-double by scoring 19 points and 10 rebounds to lead the charge for the winners and forward Vaidas Trepocka (200-80, agency: Court Side) chipped in 20 points and 5 rebounds during the contest. Five Radviliskis players scored in double figures. The best for the losing side was forward Marius Grigaitis (196-91) with 19 points and 6 rebounds and point guard Dominikas Matutis (180-91) scored 14 points and 6 rebounds. Gargzdai-Bremena's coach let to play ten players, but that didn't help to avoid defeat in this game. Radviliskis moved-up to fifteenth place. Loser Gargzdai-Bremena stay at the bottom position with 15 games lost. Radviliskis will have a break next round. Gargzdai-Bremena will play on the road against Delikatesas (#11) in Joniskis.
Top scorers:
Gargzdai: M.Grigaitis 19+6reb+2ast, D.Matutis 14+6reb+2ast, R.Jonelis 12+4reb, L.Lucinskas 8+2reb+1ast, D.Tarolis 7+7reb+2ast, L.Jonuska 6+2reb
Radviliskis: V.Trepocka 20+5reb+2ast, A.Montrimavicius 19+10reb, L.Pipiras 11+7reb+3ast, L.Kutra 11+8reb+6ast, D.Gricius 10+2reb+1ast, E.Kaupaitis 2+1ast
gschID: 201301


Nafta Universitetas - Dzukija 68-80

Everything went according to plan in Klaipeda where fifth ranked Dzukija (13-5) beat 15th ranked Nafta Universitetas (4-14) 80-68 on Saturday. Forward Povilas Sakinis (199-80) scored 19 points and 5 rebounds to lead the charge for the winners and guard Tauras Skripkauskas (196-86, college: Charleston) chipped in 18 points and 6 rebounds during the contest. Four Dzukija players scored in double figures. The best for the losing side was forward Donatas Norkus (196-90) with 20 points and 9 rebounds and point guard Deividas Anuzis (181-92) scored 17 points and 8 rebounds. Dzukija moved-up to second place, which they share with Zanavykas and Olimpas. Nafta Universitetas lost sixth consecutive game. They dropped to the sixteenth position with 14 games lost. Dzukija will face S.Marciulionio (#10) in Vilnius in the next round and are hoping to win another game. Nafta Universitetas will play at home against Statyba (#6) in Vilnius.
Top scorers:
Nafta Universitetas: D.Norkus 20+9reb+2ast, D.Anuzis 17+8reb, V.Chodosovskis 11+7reb+1ast, K.Timofejevas 6+2reb, H.Venskus 5+2reb+6ast, V.Tarolis 3+2reb
Dzukija: P.Sakinis 19+5reb+3ast, T.Skripkauskas 18+6reb+3ast, C.Trybanski 14+9reb, M.Reminas 12+1reb+2ast, B.Harrison 7+8reb+7ast, G.Kurtinaitis 6+1reb+2ast
gschID: 201305


Zalgiris-Sabonio - Zanavykas 79-80

The most exciting game of round 18 in the NKL took place in Kaunas. This derby game ended with only one-point home defeat of 9th ranked Zalgiris-Sabonio (10-8) to second ranked Zanavykas (13-5) 80-79 on Saturday evening. Guest team only slightly avoided a big embarassment. Zanavykas had a 15-3 advantage in offensive rebounds. Guard Edgaras Stanionis (193-88) scored 25 points and 7 rebounds to lead the charge for the winners and guard Arturs Pelss (181-87) chipped in 14 points and 6 assists during the contest. The best for the losing side was forward Marius Grigonis (198-94) with 16 points and center Arturas Gudaitis (208-93) scored 13 points and 8 rebounds. Five Zalgiris-Sabonio players scored in double figures. Zanavykas have an impressive six-game winning streak. Newly promoted Zanavykas maintains second position with 13-5 record behind leader Mazeikiai, which they share with Dzukija and Olimpas. Zalgiris-Sabonio lost third consecutive game. They dropped to the eighth place with eight games lost. They share the position with Meresta. Zanavykas is looking forward to face S.Marciulionio (#10) in Vilnius in the next round and are hoping to win another game. Zalgiris-Sabonio's supporters also look forward to an exciting derby game next round, where their team will face at home their local rival from Kaunas Birstono.
Top scorers:
Zalgiris-Sabonio: M.Grigonis 16+3reb+2ast, T.Dimsa 13+3reb+4ast, A.Gudaitis 13+8reb, L.Lekavicius 12+3reb+3ast, V.Kariniauskas 11+5reb+4ast, P.Sorokas 10+6reb+5ast
Zanavykas: E.Stanionis 25+7reb+3ast, A.Pelss 14+4reb+6ast, R.Ostreika 9+4reb, V.Vaiksnis 9+4reb+2ast, V.Sumskis 8+8reb, L.Valantinas 8+4reb+2ast
gschID: 201303


Mazeikiai - Meresta 76-68

NKL top team - Mazeikiai (14-4) added another victory to their record on Saturday. This time they beat eighth ranked Meresta (10-8) 76-68. Mazeikiai forced 23 Meresta turnovers. The best player for the winners was Rokas Giedraitis (198-92) who scored 23 points and 8 rebounds. Belarusian center Aleh Kojenets (208-77, college: NC-Wilmington) chipped in 16 points. At the other side the best for losing team was guard Liudas Radavicius (188-88) who recorded 20 points and 4 assists and center Deividas Keburys (202-90) added 13 points and 8 rebounds respectively. Mazeikiai have a solid four-game winning streak. They maintain first position with 14-4 record. Meresta lost fourth consecutive game. They keep the eighth place with eight games lost. They share the position with Zalgiris-Sabonio. Mazeikiai will meet at home Silute (#17) in the next round which should be an easy win for them. Meresta will play against Ezerunas-Karys (#13) in Moletai and hope to secure a win.
Top scorers:
Meresta: L.Radavicius 20+1reb+4ast, D.Keburys 13+8reb, T.Gaidamavicius 12+4reb+4ast, I.Vaitkus 8+7reb+1ast, B.Bagdonavicius 7+4reb, A.Gurklys 4+4reb
Mazeikiai: R.Giedraitis 23+8reb+2ast, A.Kojenets 16+4reb, M.Sidlauskas 10+1reb+5ast, O.Macernis 9+7reb, V.Pikalavicius 8+3reb+1ast, A.Mikutis 5+6reb+2ast
gschID: 201298


  




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