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Milica Jovanovic selected the top Montenegrin playing abroad in last week's games - Feb 16, 2013


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Here is the weekly review of the top performing Montenegrin players, who play currently abroad.


Milica Jovanovic
Milica Jovanovic
   #1. This week's number one is an international power forward Milica Jovanovic (189-89, currently plays in Turkey). She led Besiktas to a 2-point victory over the league outsider Edremit (1-17) 83-81 in the Turkish TKBL in Wednesday night's game. Jovanovic was MVP of the game. She scored 28 points (!!!), had 6 boards, handed out 5 passes and blocked 2 shots in 34 minutes on the court. Besiktas CT Istanbul (11-6) is placed sixth in the TKBL. It was her team's fifth consecutive victory in a row. It's Jovanovic's first season with the team. Jovanovic belongs to league's top scorers and is ranked #5 with 17.6ppg. She also averaged so far 5.6rpg, 2.3apg, 1.7spg, 2FGP: 48.4%, 3FGP: 34.9% and FT: 74.4% in the 17 games she played so far. Jovanovic is currently a member of the Montenegrin senior national team.

Ana Dabovic
Ana Dabovic
   #2. Second place goes to former U18 international swingman Ana Dabovic (183-89, currently plays in Turkey). She led TED Ankara to a victory over the closely-ranked Antakya (7-11) 76-65 in the Turkish TKBL last Sunday. Dabovic was the best player in that game. She scored 19 points, grabbed 6 rebounds and dished 4 assists. TED Ankara Kolejliler (7-11) is placed tenth in the TKBL. Dabovic belongs to league's top scorers and is ranked #4. She has individually a very good season with high stats. Dabovic averages: 17.8ppg, 4.3rpg, 3.1apg, 1.9spg, 3FGP: 30.6% and FT: 72.2%. She played for the Montenegrin U18 national team in 2007.

Milka Bjelica
Milka Bjelica
   #3. The Montenegrin player who performed third best last week abroad was former international forward Milka Bjelica (193-81, agency: LBM Management, currently plays in Turkey) is a teammate of previously mentioned Milica Jovanovic and both played together in the last Turkish TKBL game. Bjelica was the major contributor in Besiktas' victory against the league outsider Edremit (1-17) 83-81. She scored 14 points, had 9 rebounds and dished 3 assists in 35 minutes. Bjelica has very impressive stats this year: 17.8ppg, 10.3rpg, 3.3apg, 2.7spg, 2FGP: 45.3% and FT: 92.9%(26-28) in the six games. She played for the Montenegrin national team two years ago.

Jelena Skerovic
Jelena Skerovic
   #4. An experienced guard Jelena Skerovic (176-80, agency: Josep and Nicolas, currently plays in Czech Republic) contributed to a USK Praha's victory against the closely-ranked Sokol Hradec Kralove (17-5) 74-67 in the Czech Republic ZBL in Saturday night's game. Skerovic recorded 7 points, 7 rebounds, 3 assists and 3 steals. It was the game of the round between two top 4 ranked teams. ZVVZ USK Praha (21-1) is placed first in the ZBL. It was her team's sixth consecutive victory in a row. The Regular Season already ended. Skerovic is currently first on the league's list of best passers. Her overall stats this season are: 5.7ppg, 3.6rpg, 4.5apg and 1.5spg. Skerovic is also Montenegrin national team player.

Ana Turcinovic
Ana Turcinovic
   #5. International center Ana Turcinovic (190-93, currently plays in Turkey), who plays in the Turkish TKBL could not help Antakya (7-11) in their last game. Despite her good performance Antakya lost 64-69 on the road to the higher-ranked (#5) Tarsus Bld. Turcinovic was the second best scorer with 12 points. She also added 4 rebounds in 21 minutes. It was Antakya's fifth consecutive loss in a row. Turcinovic has relatively good stats this year: 12.3ppg, 6.7rpg, 1.2apg and 1.1spg in the 12 games. She plays currently for the Montenegrin national team.

Natasa Popovic
Natasa Popovic
   #6. Center Natasa Popovic (192-82, currently plays in Russia) helped Spartak Noginsk win their game against the second-ranked Dynamo Moscow (10-4) 77-74 in the Russian PBL on Sunday night. Popovic scored 6 points, grabbed 6 rebounds and made 3 blocks. Spartak Noginsk (3-9) is placed eighth in the PBL. They ended the series of three consecutive loses. Popovic is ranked seventh on the list of the best rebounders in the league and also on the list of best blockers (second place). Her overall stats this season are: 5.8ppg, 7.3rpg, 1.5apg, 1.9bpg and 1.9spg. Popovic is an international player who is currently on the senior Montenegrin National Team roster.

Neda Nikolic
Neda Nikolic
   #7. Former international power forward Neda Nikolic (181-91, currently plays in Serbia) helped Stara Pazova win their game against the closely-ranked Celarevo (0-19) 72-69 in the Serbian A League in Saturday night's game. She scored 7 points and grabbed 11 rebounds in only 13 minutes. ZKK Stara Pazova (8-6) is placed ninth in the A League. Nikolic's team will play only one more game in the Regular Season. And that game will be critical. This year Nikolic's overall stats are: 3.3ppg and 2.8rpg in the 17 games. She used to play for the Montenegrin national team two years ago.

Sanja Knezevic
Sanja Knezevic
   #8. Power forward Sanja Knezevic (188-84, currently plays in Romania) helped Sp.Studentesc win their game against the closely-ranked Brasov (9-13) 79-74 in the Romanian Liga Nationala last Saturday. Knezevic recorded 7 points and grabbed 8 rebounds. CSM Sportul Studentesc Bucuresti (9-12) is placed eighth in the Liga Nationala. It was Sp.Studentesc's first victory after three consecutive loses. Knezevic's total stats this season are: 7.4ppg, 4.2rpg and 1.2apg. She plays currently for the Montenegrin national team.

Jelena Dubljevic
Jelena Dubljevic
   #9. International center Jelena Dubljevic (191-87, currently plays in Czech Republic) is a teammate of previously mentioned Jelena Skerovic and both played together in the last Czech Republic ZBL game. Dubljevic managed to help ZVVZ USK Praha in a victory against the closely-ranked Sokol Hradec Kralove (17-5) 74-67. She recorded only 2 points and grabbed 5 rebounds in 11 minutes. This year Dubljevic has relatively solid stats: 10.9ppg, 6.4rpg, 1.9apg and 1.2spg in the 21 games. She is also in the roster of the Montenegrin national team.

Iva Perovanovic
Iva Perovanovic
   #10. Power forward Iva Perovanovic (188-83, currently plays in Russia) helped Nadezhda Orenburg win their game against one of league's weakest teams Energy Ivanovo (3-11) 73-67 in the Russian PBL in Sunday night's game. Perovanovic scored only 3 points. Nadezhda Orenburg (10-4) is placed third in the PBL. It was her team's third consecutive victory in a row. There are only four games left until the end of the Regular Season. So now every game is very crucial. Perovanovic's total stats this season are: 8.9ppg, 5.6rpg and 1.2apg. She is an international player who is currently on the senior Montenegrin National Team roster.

   #11. International guard Jasmina Bigovic (174-79, currently plays in Russia) is a teammate of previously mentioned Natasa Popovic and both played together in the last Russian PBL game. Bigovic helped Spartak Noginsk win their game against the second-ranked Dynamo Moscow 77-74. She scored only 2 points, grabbed 4 rebounds and dished 3 assists in 26 minutes. This year Bigovic's total stats are: 4.7ppg, 4.4rpg, 1.3apg and 1.2spg in the 12 games. She plays currently for the Montenegrin national team.

   #12. Former U16 international center Milica Radonjic (185-93, currently plays in Serbia) was not able to help one of league's weakest teams Vrbas Medela in their game against Sumadija KG in the Serbian A League. She cannot count Saturday's game as one of the best ones. Radonjic scored only 2 points in 12 minutes. Her team was crushed by 41 points 85-44. Radonjic has averaged so far 3.8ppg and 3.0rpg in the 17 games. She used to play for the Montenegrin U16 national team back in 2008.

   #13. Former international power forward Kristina Rakovic (182-94, currently plays in Adriatic League) was not able to secure a victory for Mladi Krajisnik in their game against Partizan in the Adriatic League. Rakovic scored 8 points and grabbed 4 rebounds. Her team was badly defeated by 19 points 78-59. Rakovic has averaged so far 6.3ppg and 4.1rpg. She used to play for the Montenegrin national team two years ago.


One more player who has never been selected to any of national teams, but has Montenegrin passport:

   #1. Mirjana Beronja (170-PG-86, currently plays in Adriatic League) managed to help Radivoj Korac Beograd to win against the tenth-ranked ZKK Vrsac (4-14) 73-60 in the Adriatic League on Saturday night. Beronja scored 5 points and had 3 steals. Radivoj Korac Beograd (14-4) is placed second in group T. It was her team's fourth consecutive victory in a row. They will play only one more game in the Adriatic League Regular Season. And that game will be critical. Beronja has averaged so far 9.7ppg, 1.7rpg, 2.5apg and 1.9spg.   




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Buducnost conquer Cup title - 4 days ago
Buducnost - Lovcen 78:36 Buducnost clinched the Cup title. They edged Lovcen in the Final. Irena Matovic (186-F-88) scored 15 points and issued 7 assists for the winners. Buducnost grabbed a 29:12 lead after ten minutes. They held Lovcen to just 4 points in the second term to build a 51:16 halftime advantage. Buducnost stayed in charge throughout the second half. They held Lovcen to just 20 points in the second half and rallied to the trophy. Bozica Mujovic (178-G-96) and Nikolina Babic...   [read more]

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Jelena Dubljevic selected the top Montenegrin playing abroad in last week's games - 4 days ago
We bring you last week's top performances from Montenegrins who are playing abroad and who all have had prior experience of national team duties at youth or senior level. This week's number one is an international center Jelena Dubljevic (191-87, agency: ProDep Management). She was the major contributor in an Abdullah Gul's victory against the fourth-ranked Hatay in the Eurocup in Friday night's game.    [read more]
Lovcen inks Andrea Glomazic - 14 days ago
Lovcen Cetinje (1A ZCKL) agreed terms with 16-year old point guard Andrea Glomazic (179-1, agency: BeoBasket). She started the season at Roling Niksic in the 1A ZCKL. The last season Glomazic played also at Roling Niksic. Lovcen is currently at the second position in ZCKL ladder. They won 7 out of their 9 regular season games. By Eurobasket Data Center Check also Complete Transfers List in Montenegro   [read more]


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Milica Jovanovic joins Mersin MBK - 18 days ago  
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Biljana Pavicevic (ex AEL Limassol) joins Reims - 1 month ago  
Ana Dabovic selected the top Montenegrin playing abroad in last week's games - 1 month ago  
1A ZCKL Round 7: Buducnost defeat Lovcen in the game between Top 4 teams - 1 month ago  
Angelica Robinson selected the top Montenegrin playing abroad in last week's games - 1 month ago  
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Marija Vujadinovic selected the top Montenegrin playing abroad in last week's games - 2 months ago  
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Buducnost Bemax lands Mitrasinovik to a multi-year deal - 2 months ago  
Buducnost Bemax lands Andzelika Mitrasinovik to a multi-year deal - 2 months ago  
1A ZCKL Round 5: Niksic 1995 beats Roling Niksic in a derby game - 3 months ago  
Ana Turcinovic-Pocek (ex Haskovo 2012) signs at Zamarat - 3 months ago  
1A ZCKL Round 4: Buducnost hands first defeat to Primorje - 3 months ago  
Andjela Zlajic's 34 points make her top Montenegrin player abroad of the week - 3 months ago  
1A ZCKL Round 3 of Regular Season - 3 months ago  
1A ZCKL Round 2: Buducnost defeats Lovcen - 3 months ago  
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