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Erste Standings
 1. Teodo Tivat 10-2 
 2. Sutjeska 9-3 
 3. Ibar Rozaje 8-4 
 4. Ulcinj 7-6 
 5. Jedinstvo 7-6 
 6. Lovcen 6-6 
 7. S.Centar 6-7 
 8. Primorje 1945 2-11 
 9. Danilovgrad 1-11 
Play in international cups:
 1. Buducnost
 2. Mornar Bar
Full Standings
Last:1/20/2017
Prva B Standings
 1. Berane Bobcats 5-2 
 2. Rudar 5-3 
 3. Zeta 4-3 
 4. Centar BP 4-4 
 5. Strsljen 1-7 
Full Standings
Last:12/24/2016
Eurocup Stage Two Standings
Group E
 1. Lokomotiv 3-0 
 2. UCAM Murcia 1-2 
 3. Gran Canaria 1-2 
 4. Fuenlabrada 1-2 
Group F
 1. B.Muenchen 3-0 
 2. Khimky 2-1 
 3. Lietkabelis 1-2 
 4. Ratiopharm 0-3 
Group G
 1. Zenit 2-1 
 2. Hapoel J-M 2-1 
 3. Lietuvos rytas 1-2 
 4. N.Novgorod 1-2 
Group H
 1. Valencia 3-0 
 2. Unicaja 2-1 
 3. ALBA 1-2 
 4. Cedevita 0-3 
Stage One Standings
Last:1/19/2017
Basketball Champions League Standings
Group A
 1 Monaco 11-2 
 2 Banvit BK 10-3 
 3 CEZ Nymburk 9-4 
 4 Aris 8-5 
 5 Fraport SKY 6-7 
 6 Ironi Nahariya 5-8 
 7 Helios 2-11 
 8 Bakken 1-12 
Group B
 1 Le Mans 9-4 
 2 Pinar Karsiyaka 8-5 
 3 Umana VE 8-5 
 4 Avtodor 6-7 
 5 Oradea 6-7 
 6 Kataja Basket 6-7 
 7 Maccabi Rishon 6-7 
 8 Khimik 3-10 
Group C
 1 ASVEL 10-3 
 2 EWE Baskets 9-4 
 3 Neptunas 9-4 
 4 Ventspils 7-6 
 5 PAOK 6-7 
 6 Usak 4-9 
 7 Openjobmetis V. 4-9 
 8 Rosa Radom 3-10 
Group D
 1 Iberostar Tener. 10-3 
 2 Scandone AV 9-4 
 3 Strasbourg 8-5 
 4 Juventus 8-5 
 5 Oostende 5-8 
 6 Cibona 5-8 
 7 Mega Leks 4-9 
 8 Mornar Bar 3-10 
Group E
 1 Besiktas 11-2 
 2 AEK Athens 8-5 
 3 Partizan 8-5 
 4 Ludwigsburg 8-5 
 5 Banco di Srd 6-7 
 6 Spirou 5-8 
 7 Stelmet ZG 4-9 
 8 Szolnok 2-11 
Last:1/19/2017
Adriatic League Standings
 1 Crvena Zvezda 19-0 
 2 Partizan 14-4 
 3 Buducnost 13-5 
 4 Cedevita 13-5 
 5 Cibona 11-7 
 6 Igokea 9-10 
 7 Un.Olimpija 8-10 
 8 FMP 7-11 
 9 Karpos Sokoli 7-12 
 10 Zadar 6-12 
 11 Mornar Bar 6-12 
 12 Krka 5-13 
 13 Mega Leks 5-13 
 14 MZT Skopje 5-14 
Last:1/21/2017
Balkan League Standings
Group A
 1 Kumanovo 6-3 
 2 Beroe 6-3 
 3 Kozuv 4-5 
 4 Teodo Tivat 4-5 
 5 Bashkimi 4-5 
 6 Sigal Prishtina 3-6 
Group B
 1 Peja 6-3 
 2 Feni Industries 6-3 
 3 Sutjeska 5-4 
 4 Karpos Sokoli 4-5 
 5 SK Tirana 3-6 
 6 Trepca 3-6 
Last:1/19/2017
Stats Leaders
Points Per Game
 Nenad VUKOVIC
  Jedinstvo
  (188-PG-94)
  Avg: 22
 1. Vukovic, Jedinstvo22.0 
 2. Sutulovic, Danilovg.21.8 
 3. Jelenic, Ulcinj21.0 
 4. Koljevic, S.Centar18.7 
 5. Bogojevic, S.Centar18.1 
 6. Draskovic, Jedin.17.2 
 7. Felec, Ibar Rozaje17.1 
 8. Kovacevic, Primorje.16.9 
 9. Bacovic, Primorje.16.8 
 10. Knezevic, Lovcen16.6 
Rebounds Per Game
 Milos LOPICIC
  Lovcen
  (216-C-90)
  Avg: 12.6
 1. Lopicic, Lovcen12.6 
 2. Jocovic, Primorje.10.6 
 3. Palameta, Danilovgrad9.0 
 4. Draskovic, Jedin.8.6 
 5. Bacovic, Primorje.8.4 
 6. Ljujic, Ibar Rozaje7.9 
 7. Knezevic, Jedinstvo7.4 
 8. Djurkovic, Sutjeska7.3 
 9. Lekovic, Jedinstvo7.2 
 10. Popovic, Teodo T.6.9 
Assists Per Game
 Milan STANOJEVIC
  Teodo T.
  (183-G-86)
  Avg: 5.8
 1. Stanojevic, Teodo T.5.8 
 2. Jovanovic, Lovcen5.6 
 3. Kalic, Ibar Rozaje4.5 
 4. Fisik, Jedinstvo4.4 
 5. Ratkovic, Danilovgrad4.1 
 6. Nurkovic, Ibar R.3.6 
 7. Felec, Ibar Rozaje3.0 
 8. Gajovic, Sutjeska3.0 
 9. Vukovic, Jedinstvo3.0 
 10. Bogojevic, S.Centar2.9 
Steals Per Game
 Milan STANOJEVIC
  Teodo T.
  (183-G-86)
  Avg: 2.1
 1. Stanojevic, Teodo T.2.1 
 2. Felec, Ibar Rozaje1.8 
 3. Milosevic, S.Centar1.8 
 4. Koljevic, S.Centar1.8 
 5. Jovovic, Danilovgrad1.8 
 6. Lalic, Sutjeska1.8 
 7. Nurkovic, Ibar R.1.7 
 8. Ratkovic, Danilovgrad1.7 
 9. Gajovic, Sutjeska1.7 
 10. Kalic, Ibar Rozaje1.6 
Blocks Per Game
 Marko LJUJIC
  Ibar Rozaje
  (207-C-90)
  Avg: 3
 1. Ljujic, Ibar Rozaje3.0 
 2. Cekic, S.Centar1.7 
 3. Draskovic, Jedin.1.1 
 4. Patkovic, Ulcinj1.0 
 5. Salic, Sutjeska1.0 
 6. Djurkovic, Sutjeska0.9 
 7. Lopicic, Lovcen0.9 
 8. Kalic, Ibar Rozaje0.7 
 9. Jeknic, Ulcinj0.7 
 10. Rondovic, Ibar R.0.6 
Player of the Week

 Milos Lopicic
  Lovcen
  ( 216-C-90 )
  
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Next Round Schedule

Round 14 (Regular Season)

Sutjeska 76% Jan.12 S.Centar
Lovcen 55% Jan.12 Jedinstvo
Primorje 194 Jan.12 Ibar Rozaje 75%
Teodo Tivat 96% Jan.12 Danilovgrad
Next Round Schedule

Round 11 (Regular Season)

Berane Bobca 89% Jan.21 Strsljen
Centar BP Jan.21 Zeta 52%
Next Round Schedule

Round 4 (Second Stage)

Group E
Fuenlabrada Jan.25 Lokomotiv 84%
UCAM Murcia Jan.25 Gran Canaria 55%
Group F
Khimky 95% Jan.25 Ratiopharm
Lietkabelis Jan.25 B.Muenchen 86%
Group G
Hapoel J-M 58% Jan.25 Zenit
Lietuvos ryt 71% Jan.25 N.Novgorod
Group H
Cedevita Jan.25 ALBA 87%
Valencia 76% Jan.25 Unicaja
Next Round Schedule

Round 14 (Regular Season)

Group A
Fraport SKY 59% Jan.25 Ironi Nahari
Helios Jan.25 CEZ Nymburk 87%
Monaco 71% Jan.25 Aris
Bakken Jan.25 Banvit BK 93%
Group B
Avtodor Jan.24 Le Mans 52%
Kataja Bsk Jan.24 Pinar Karsiy 64%
Khimik 52% Jan.24 Macc.Rishon
Umana VE 59% Jan.24 Oradea
Group C
Usak Jan.24 ASVEL 83%
EWE Baskets 77% Jan.24 Openjobmetis
Rosa Radom Jan.24 Neptunas 83%
Ventspils 67% Jan.24 PAOK
Group D
Scandone AV 60% Jan.25 Juventus
Cibona 60% Jan.25 Oostende
Mega Leks Jan.25 Iberostar Te 81%
Mornar Bar Jan.25 Strasbourg 69%
Group E
AEK Athens 82% Jan.25 Stelmet ZG
Banco di Srd Jan.25 Partizan 58%
Spirou 65% Jan.25 Szolnok
Besiktas 74% Jan.25 Ludwigsburg
Next Round Schedule

Round 20 (Regular Season)

MZT Skopje 70% Jan.28 Mega Leks
Zadar 59% Jan.28 Krka
Cedevita 73% Jan.28 Igokea
Crvena Zvezd 92% Jan.28 Mornar Bar
Buducnost Jan.28 Partizan 51%
FMP 57% Jan.28 Cibona
Un.Olimpija 55% Jan.28 Karpos Sokol
Next Round Schedule

Round 13 (Regular Season)

Group A
Bashkimi 64% Jan.24 Teodo Tivat
Kozuv 67% Jan.24 Sigal Prisht
Beroe 59% Jan.24 Kumanovo
Group B
Sutjeska 61% Jan.25 Trepca
Peja 81% Jan.25 SK Tirana
Karpos Sokol 53% Jan.25 Feni Industr
Interview with Samir Saptahovic, former player of Primorka and a star player in Kosovo - Mar 8, 2013


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Samir
Shaptahovic
Do you remember Samir Shaptahovic (174-PG-81)? A lighting fast sharp shooter that played for Primorka in YUBA league and always fought hard on the court? Well, Samir Shaptahovic has been playing for over 10 ten years in Kosovo and helping one of the youngest basketball nations in Europe to make steps forward and try to join the rest of FIBA basketball community. Eurobasket.com did an interview with Samir and asked him about his past in Montenegro but also about his plans for the future.

Hi Samir, do you remember the day when you started playing basketball and is basketball the first sport that you loved?

I have began practicing basketball at the age of 9 in youth teams of Mornar. My first coach was Predrag Vujacic, and then I played in the cadet and junior teams of Mornar, and Vujacic followed me in all these youth categories. We won everything that was on the table in Montenegro. Of course that basketball was my first love and I have loved it since I was a child. My role model back than was Ranko Carapic (185-G-70, agency: Beo Basket), a great point guard.

You were a member of a very talented generation of Primorka, which was an example of how to work with young players. You succeeded in a short time to transform an anonymous club to a YUBA league member where you played in the season 2001/2002 and had excellent statistics (9.0ppg, 1.9rpg, 17ast, 1.8spg). What kind of memories do you have about Primorka and what was the secret of your success?

My generation was among most successful teams at the time- Slobodan Tosic (195-G-80, agency: BeoExcell), Mladen Sekularac (203-G/F-81), Petar Mijovic and others. Soon we all joined the first team of Mornar. For our efforts and work at that time was credited Dragan Bozinov. When I moved to the first team of Mornar, I was still a junior player, and Mihailo Pavicevic gave me a chance. Thats when my career started moving forward. After the fusion between the clubs from Bar (Mornar and Primorka) I joined Primorka. We started from the First Montenegrin league and in 3 seasons came to Yuba League which was a dream come true for every player. Our coach at that time was Milan Rondovic (agency: BBEH Cokrlija ). In YUBA league I had a very difficult competition, because my position was covered by two established names such as Radovan Pesic (186-G-72, agency: Beo Basket) and Gavrilo Pajovic (187-G-71). I've earned my minutes due to my hard work and effort. Primorka name is still in my heart and I remmember all the players and coaches that were a part of that project.

After an excellent season in Primorka how did you decide to move to MEB Prishtina, a team from the newly formed League of Kosovo?

I have moved to MEB Pristina, because I felt at that moment it was time to make a career out of Montenegro. My club Primorka received 30 000 euro as a transfer fee for my move to Pristina, and then definitely began my career ..

In those years Kosovo basketball was in great expansion. Clubs from Kosovo brought big names such as Acie Earl (208-F/C-70, college: Iowa), Jimmal Ball (179-PG-78, agency: ACMT, college: Akron), Goran Kalamiza (189-G-74) etc.. How you got used to the Kosovo league and how the transition influenced on you as a player?

At the time I arrived here basketball in Kosovo was in a large expansion and was accompanied by a very good media coverage and of course financially. Many former NBA players came, big names from Croatia and across Europe of course, and there were a lot of quality coaches from all over the world, and I learned a lot from all of them, especially from Bujar Ljoci from Kosovo Ekrem Menum from Turkey and Rudolf Jugo from Croatia.

In your first season in Kosovo you won the National Championship. In the meantime, you have built up your name in the Top Division in Kosovo and became a symbol of the League. How did Samir Shaptahovic change as a player in the last ten years?

With Pristina I won everything I was offered, from the Cup titles to the national championships. Of course in the last 10 years primarily I was formed as a man, then as a true basketball player who gained the right experience at point guard position.

How good is the current level of Kosovo League and what is the future of Kosovo basketball?

I sincerely hope that very soon Kosovo basketball will join Europe because these people and this country deserve it ..

Peja, your club, is currently first in the league of Kosovo, led by you and Dardan Berisha (193-SG-88, agency: INVICTUS Sports Group) and coach Rudolf Jugo from the bench. What are your ambitions this year? How realistic would be to win the title?

My current club Peja is in the first position in this league, and on my team, I have very prominent names, such as Polish guard Dardan Berisha who will play at the European Championships this summer. The team is coached by one of the best Croatian coaches Rudolf Jugo . The Club's ambitions are clear- march to the national title and cup title but our eternity rival Pristina has the same goal. However I have no doubt that we can win it all this year.

What are your plans for the future? Do you plan to go back to Montenegro as a player or coach?

My plans are now tied to my ciub Peja but it is certain that I will return one day as a player because my dream is one day to finish my career where I started it long time ago.....

Thanks for the interview Samir. Greetings from Montenegro!

All the best to you and Montenegro be always be a part of my heart!   




Marko
Todorovic
Marko Todorovic's double-double lands him Player of the Week award among Montenegrins playing currently abroad: - 1 day ago
Traditionally, every week we bring you a list of the top performances of Montenegrins who are currently playing abroad. This week's number one is an international forward Marko Todorovic (209-92). He was the major contributor in Khimky's victory against the closely-ranked Astana in the VTB United League in Sunday night's game.    [read more]

Jermaine
Anderson
Jermaine Anderson (ex Chalons-Reims) is a newcomer at Mornar Bar - 2 days ago
KK Mornar Basket Bar (Erste Liga) added to their roster experienced 34-year old Canadian ex-international point guard Jermaine Anderson (188-83, college: Fordham). He started the season at Chalons-Reims in French ProA. In 12 games he recorded 3.4ppg, 1.8rpg and 3.9apg this season. Anderson ended the last season at Braunschweig in German BBL where in 12 games he averaged 7.7ppg, 2.3rpg and 2.3apg. But the most of that year he spent at Betis Energia Plus Sevilla in Spanish Liga Endesa. In 1...   [read more]

Cedomir
Vitkovac
Mornar Bar lands Cedomir Vitkovac - 3 days ago
KK Mornar Basket Bar (Erste Liga) tabbed experienced 35-year old forward Cedomir Vitkovac (201-82, agency: BeoBasket). He played recently at KK Napredak Rubin Krusevac in Serbian KLS league. In two games he averaged 12.5ppg, 7.5rpg and 2.0apg this season. Vitkovac also played earlier that season for Apollon Patras in Greek A1 where in four KLS games he had 3.3ppg and 2.8rpg. Among other achievements he won Montenegrin League championship title in 2009, 2010, 2012, 2013 and 2014. Vitkovac...   [read more]


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