Sign in
View: Mobile | Desktop
 
FOLLOW US:  Facebook  Twitter  LinkedIn  RSS
Men Women
Norway Internationally
Authors:
Join Us!!! We are looking for someone to help us cover Norwegian basketball. Please send us an e-mail.
BLNO Standings
 1. Kongsberg 23-4 
 2. Baerum Basket 21-6 
 3. Gimle BBK 17-10 
 4. Froya Basket 17-10 
 5. Centrum 16-11 
 6. Asker Aliens 13-14 
 7. Nidaros Jets 12-15 
 8. Tromso 9-18 
 9. Ammerud Bskt 5-22 
 10. Persbraten 2-25 
Last:3/6/2017
1Div. Standings
East
 1. Nordberg 19-3 
 2. Nordstrand 14-8 
 3. Eidsvoll 13-9 
 4. Boler 12-10 
 5. Persbraten-2 12-10 
 6. Ammerud-2 10-12 
 7. Ullern 10-12 
 8. Kongsberg 2 9-13 
 9. OSI 9-13 
 10. Sandvika 9-13 
 11. TNT Towers 8-14 
 12. Hoybraten 7-15 
Middle
 1. Aalesund S. 11-3 
 2. NTNUI Nerds 10-5 
 3. Sverresborg 7-7 
 4. Froya Eagles 7-8 
 5. Singsaker 1 7-8 
 6. NTNUI Geezez 2-13 
West
 1. Fyllingen BBK 20-0 
 2. Bones 14-6 
 3. Froya-B 13-7 
 4. Bergen Basket 12-8 
 5. Bjoroy C 12-8 
 6. Bjoroy 11-9 
 7. Stavanger 10-10 
 8. Bones 2 8-12 
 9. Ytrebygda 6-14 
 10. Haugesund 3-17 
 11. Eikefjord 1-19 
Last:4/9/2017
Stats Leaders
Points Per Game
 Evan ROQUEMORE
  Nidaros .
  (190-G-92)
  Avg: 25.6
 1. Roquemore, Nidaros .25.6 
 2. Weatherspoon, Baerum B.25.5 
 3. Mjos, Baerum B.25.5 
 4. Ferrales, Kongsberg23.5 
 5. Yele, Asker Aliens22.0 
 6. Stien, Asker Aliens19.4 
 7. Sommerfeldt, Centr.19.2 
 8. Bolinz, Centrum18.5 
 9. Gilchrese, Baerum B.18.0 
 10. Fivelstad, Gimle B.17.9 
Rebounds Per Game
 Earl SIMBA
  Nidaros .
  (204-PF-92)
  Avg: 15.8
 1. Simba, Nidaros .15.8 
 2. Yele, Asker Aliens13.0 
 3. Weatherspoon, Baerum B.12.0 
 4. Fivelstad, Gimle B.11.8 
 5. Bolinz, Centrum11.0 
 6. Issalhi, Tromso10.3 
 7. Eglitis, Asker Aliens10.2 
 8. Victor, Gimle BBK10.0 
 9. Oldham, Kongsberg9.5 
 10. Harper, Froya B.8.7 
Assists Per Game
 Eric GILCHRESE
  Baerum B.
  (183-PG-87)
  Avg: 6.9
 1. Gilchrese, Baerum B.6.9 
 2. Ferrales, Kongsberg5.2 
 3. Espe, Gimle BBK5.0 
 4. Roquemore, Nidaros .4.8 
 5. Mjos, Baerum B.4.4 
 6. Stien, Centrum4.2 
 7. Gabrans, Froya B.4.1 
 8. Issalhi, Tromso4.0 
 9. Silavs, Froya B.3.9 
 10. Victor, Gimle BBK3.9 
Steals Per Game
 Eric GILCHRESE
  Baerum B.
  (183-PG-87)
  Avg: 4
 1. Gilchrese, Baerum B.4.0 
 2. Issalhi, Tromso3.1 
 3. Roquemore, Nidaros .2.5 
 4. Mjos, Baerum B.2.4 
 5. Lange, Tromso2.4 
 6. Victor, Gimle BBK2.2 
 7. Gabric, Kongsberg2.0 
 8. Bolinz, Centrum1.9 
 9. Simba, Nidaros .1.9 
 10. Espe, Gimle BBK1.9 
Blocks Per Game
 Earl SIMBA
  Nidaros .
  (204-PF-92)
  Avg: 2.6
 1. Simba, Nidaros .2.6 
 2. Yele, Asker Aliens1.8 
 3. Bolinz, Centrum1.2 
 4. Victor, Gimle BBK1.1 
 5. Oldham, Kongsberg1.0 
 6. Kombat, Centrum0.9 
 7. Weatherspoon, Baerum B.0.9 
 8. Bryn, Ammerud Bskt0.9 
 9. Lamo, Gimle BBK0.7 
 10. Frantzvaag, Baerum B.0.7 

Best players of Norwegian BLNO round 19 - Feb 7, 2017


POSTED BY:
EUROBASKET NEWS
  follow us on Facebook Twitter


James
Weatherspoon
American James Weatherspoon (198-F-92) had a great game in the last round for league's second-best Baerum Basket and that's him to receive a Eurobasket.com Player of the Week award for round 19.
The 24-year old forward had a double-double of 29 points and thirteen rebounds, while his team crushed Gimle BBK (#5, 12-10) with 23-point margin 95-72. Baerum Basket maintains the 2nd position in Norwegian BLNO. They would have been even better if they hadn't lost a few games earlier this season. Baerum Basket will need more victories to improve their 16-5 record. In the team's last game Weatherspoon had a remarkable 66.7% from 2-point range. He turned to be Baerum Basket's top player in his first season with the team. The University of Toledo graduate has very impressive stats this year. Weatherspoon is in league's top in points (6th best: 20.1ppg), rebounds (6th best: 10.7rpg) and averages solid 62.2% FGP.

The second most remarkable performance in last round's games was 34-year old DR Congolese power forward Djo Yele (203-F/C-82) of Asker Aliens. Yele impressed basketball fans with a double-double of 27 points and 11 rebounds. Bad luck as Asker Aliens lost that game 66-91 to slightly higher-ranked Gimle BBK (#5, 12-10). Asker Aliens managed to keep the same 6th spot in the standings. His team lost some distance to top teams. But 11-11 record is not bad and everything may still change. Yele is one of the most experienced players at Asker Aliens and has a reputation of one of team's most reliable players. He belongs to the best scorers in the league with 22.3ppg (#4). He also registered 13.0 boards per game.

The third best performed player last round was Kenyan Earl Simba (204-PF-92) of Nidaros Jets (#7). Simba scored 21 points and grabbed twelve rebounds (!!!). He was a key player of Nidaros Jets, leading his team to a 81-68 easy win against slightly lower-ranked Ammerud Bskt (#9, 5-18). Nidaros Jets needs these victories very badly if they think about getting closer to top teams. Their record at this point is 11 victories and 11 lost games. Simba has a great season in Norway. After 15 games, he made it on the list of the league's leaders in rebounds with 15.4rpg (#1 in league). He also has 2.1spg, 2.5bpg and FGP: 64.2%.

Other top performing players last week:
4. Aksel Bolinz (201-G/F-90) of Centrum - 22 points, 9 rebounds and 3 assists
5. Torgrim Sommerfeldt (198-SF-89) of Centrum - 33 points, 8 rebounds and 4 assists
6. Magne Fivelstad (198-G/F-89) of Gimle BBK - 19 points, 11 rebounds and 2 assists
7. Jakob Baiden (194-F-93) of Nidaros Jets - 17 points, 15 rebounds and 3 assists
8. C.J. Oldham (203-G-91) of Kongsberg - 15 points, 15 rebounds and 2 assists
9. Oivind Lundestad (194-G-91) of Kongsberg - 28 points, 3 rebounds and 2 assists
10. Tomislav Gabric (198-G-91) of Kongsberg - 18 points, 7 rebounds and 5 assists

The Player of the week is chosen based on efficiency calculation, but also including game result, importance of the game, if played recorded double-double/triple-double, etc.
The efficiency formula is a combination of various formulas used by different basketball organizations/leagues. We got involved many basketball scouts and journalists to assure it's accuracy.
The formula: 1.5*PTS + 3* (REB+AST+ST+BL-TO) - 2*BSAG - 4*PF + 3*PFRV + 4* (2FGPM+3FGPM) + 1.5*FTM - 3* (2FGPA-2FGPM) - 3* (3FGPA-3FGPM) - (FTA-FTM)   



Norwegian U18 National Team 2017 - 16 days ago
Starting five
#s#
Marcus Larsson
Larsson
Christian Toefte
Toefte
Simon Muller-Landsvik
Muller-Landsvik
Mikal Gjerde
Gjerde
Nicolas Bieber
Bieber
#e#5
  
[read more]

Lars Espe
Montana Grizzlies add Norwegian point guard Lars Espe - 2 months ago
Montana head men's basketball coach Travis DeCuire has added depth to the Grizzly backcourt, signing 6-1 point guard Lars Espe (5'11''-PG-98) from the Gimle BBK club in Bergen, Norway, to a National Letter of Intent on Monday. Espe, an 18-year-old, was named Young Player of the Year last season in the BLNO, Norway's premiere professional basketball league. From 2014-2018 he has represented Norway on the international stage, first at the U-16 European-B championships in 2014. In the 2016-2...   [read more]

Bendik Aunan
Nordberg, Fyllingen BBK and Aalesund Sharks celebrate Division 1 titles - 3 months ago
Nordberg, Fyllingen BBK and Aalesund Sharks celebrated Division 1 titles in Norway. Nordberg won Division 1 East title with a 19-3 record. In the last game they beat OSI 57-51 as Bendik Aunan (185-PG-90) stepped up with 14 points. Halvor Poulsson (191-F-91) and Emil Aas Stoltenberg followed him with 13 each, while Joacim Bergh added 8. Fyllingen BBK dominated West division with a 20-0 record. They managed to stay undefeated throughout the whole campaign. Aalesund Sharks won Middle Divisi...   [read more]


1 | 2 | 3
1 | 2 | 3

Articles
Interviews
Site Map:
Eurobasket.com Member Services: Other Basketball Sites:
Copyright (c) 1998-2017 Eurobasket Inc. Disclaimer

WARNING:
Do not copy, redistribute, publish or otherwise exploit information that you download from the site !
Do not encumber, license, modify, publish, sell, transfer or transmit, or in any way exploit, any of the content of the site, nor will you attempt to do so.