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Last:9/22/2017
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Points Per Game
 Nuno MARCAL
  Maia B.
  (205-F-75)
  Avg: 22.3
 1. Marcal, Maia B.22.3 
 2. Novak, Ovarense20.0 
 3. Ogungbemi-J., Galitos-.18.9 
 4. Martin, Sampaense18.8 
 5. Pavlovic, Sampa.18.1 
 6. Matagrano, Lusit.17.7 
 7. Catarino, Maia B.17.6 
 8. Lima, CAB Madeira17.5 
 9. Marshall, Galitos-.17.1 
 10. Marzette, CAB M.16.5 
Rebounds Per Game
 Antonio MONTEIRO
  Lusitania
  (204-F-89)
  Avg: 9.5
 1. Monteiro, Lusitania9.5 
 2. Douvier, Ovarense9.2 
 3. Torrie, Electric.8.7 
 4. Marcal, Maia B.8.6 
 5. Washburn, FC Porto8.1 
 6. Grosey, Galitos-.7.8 
 7. Lima, CAB Madeira7.2 
 8. Fernandes, Ovarense7.1 
 9. Tadic, Illiabum7.1 
 10. Hallman, Oliveirense7.0 
Assists Per Game
 Nick NOVAK
  Ovarense
  (182-PG-90)
  Avg: 5.9
 1. Novak, Ovarense5.9 
 2. Guillory, Sampaense5.2 
 3. Tinsley, FC Porto5.1 
 4. Simic, Lusitania5.0 
 5. Ogungbemi-J., Galitos-.4.8 
 6. Gameiro, CAB M.4.5 
 7. Kumelis, CAB M.4.3 
 8. Robinson, Maia B.4.2 
 9. Figueiredo, Illiabum4.2 
 10. Pinto, Vitoria SC4.0 
Steals Per Game
 Nuno MARCAL
  Maia B.
  (205-F-75)
  Avg: 1.9
 1. Marcal, Maia B.1.9 
 2. Carvalho, Sampa.1.8 
 3. Gentry, CAB M.1.8 
 4. Guillory, Sampaense1.7 
 5. Hallman, Oliveirense1.7 
 6. Ellisor, Oliveirense1.7 
 7. Robinson, Maia B.1.7 
 8. Novak, Ovarense1.6 
 9. Lanzinha, Electric.1.6 
 10. Bishop, Illiabum1.5 
Blocks Per Game
 Angelo CHOL
  Illiabum
  (206-F-93)
  Avg: 1.5
 1. Chol, Illiabum1.5 
 2. Moses, Vitoria SC1.2 
 3. Gomes, Maia Basket1.1 
 4. Mendes, Sampaense0.9 
 5. Gentry, CAB M.0.7 
 6. Washburn, FC Porto0.7 
 7. Marzette, CAB M.0.7 
 8. Hollis, Benfica0.7 
 9. Coronel, Electric.0.6 
 10. Bishop, Illiabum0.6 
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  Benfica
  ( 203-F-88 )
  

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  Benfica B
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First Round Schedule
Benfica 61% Oct.8 Vitoria SC
Lusitania 58% Oct.8 Ovarense
FC Porto 58% Oct.8 Illiabum
Terceira 56% Oct.7 Oliveirense
Galitos-Barr 53% Oct.7 Barreirense
CAB Madeira 58% Oct.7 Electrico F
Lusitania 58% Oct.7 Ovarense
FC Porto 58% Oct.7 Illiabum
Round 6
Lusitania 57% Oct.8 Oliveirense
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Round 2 (Qualifying Round)

BM Slam Sta 57% Sep.28 Bnei Hertzel
Rilski 57% Sep.27 Nevezis
Rabotnicki 57% Sep.27 Parma
Oradea 57% Sep.27 Balkan
Trabzonspor 57% Sep.27 Szolnok
Dnipro 57% Sep.27 Demir IBB
BK Pardubice 57% Sep.27 CSU Sibiu
Mons-Hainaut 57% Sep.26 KR
Kormend 57% Sep.26 Boras
Istanbul BB 57% Sep.26 Wuerzburg
LPB Round 4: Benfica and Vitoria SC remain unbeaten - Nov 11, 2012


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After 4 rounds played we can already see who rules in the LPB and who belongs to weaker ones.

The most crucial game of the last round was the first loss of undefeated Academica (2-1) in Coimbra on Saturday night. Hosts were defeated by Benfica (3-0) 71-62. It ended at the same time the two-game winning streak of Academica. It was a key game for the top position in the league as both teams had the same 2-0 record before this meeting. The guests trailed by 1 point at the halftime before their 25-13 charge in the third quarter, which allowed them to win the game. Benfica outrebounded Academica 37-24 including a 30-16 advantage in defensive rebounds. Worth to mention a great performance of the former international forward Carlos Andrade (197-78, college: Queens, NC) who helped to win the game recording a double-double by scoring 16 points, 10 rebounds and 5 assists and American forward Seth Doliboa (203-80, college: Wright St.) who added 13 points and 7 rebounds during the contest. Benfica's coach Carlos Lisboa used a ten-player rotation which allowed the starters a little rest for the next games. At the losing side American-Spanish forward Arnette Hallman (199-88) responded with 14 points and 7 rebounds. Benfica have a solid three-game winning streak. Defending champion keeps a position of league leader, which they share with Vitoria SC. Academica at the other side dropped to the fourth place with one game lost. Benfica is looking forward to face Lusitania (#7) in Angra in the next round where they are favorite. Academica will play on the road against Alges and is hoping to win this game.
Very significant was Ovarense's (#5) 74-69 road victory against one of their biggest challengers Barcelos. It ended at the same time the two-game winning streak of Barcelos. The winners were led by the former international forward Miguel Miranda (205-78) who had that evening a double-double by scoring 12 points and 11 rebounds and Cristovao Cordeiro supported him with 17 points. Even a double-double of 17 points and 12 rebounds by guard Rui Coelho (191-89) did not help to save the game for Barcelos. Ovarense (3-1) moved-up to third place. Barcelos at the other side dropped to the fifth position with two games lost. Ovarense will play against Sampaense (#8) in Coimbra in the next round where they are favorite. Barcelos will have a break next round.
Sampaense has registered their first victory this season after two consecutive loses. They used home court advantage to defeat Galitos-Tley (1-3) 91-89 on Saturday. Brandon Sebirumbi fired a double-double by scoring 19 points and 10 rebounds for the winners. Pedro Pinto produced 25 points for lost side. Sampaense (1-2) left bottom position moving up to seventh place, which they share with Lusitania. Newly promoted Galitos-Tley dropped to the ninth position with three games lost. They share it with Fisica. Sampaense will meet higher ranked Ovarense (#3) on the road in the next round and it may be quite challenging game. Galitos-Tley will play against the league's second-placed Vitoria SC (#2) having rather not much hope for a victory.
Top-ranked Vitoria SC (3-0) crushed at home 8th ranked Fisica (1-3) by 24 points 77-53, which is the biggest margin this round. It was a very good performance for Ivan Almeida who helped to win the game recording a double-double by scoring 21 points, 19 rebounds and 4 assists. Vitoria SC's coach Fernando Sa felt very confident that he used entire bench and allowed the starting five to rest. Vitoria SC have a solid three-game winning streak. They keep a position of league leader, which they share with Benfica. Newly promoted Fisica dropped to the ninth place with three games lost. Vitoria SC's next round opponent will be Galitos-Tley (#10) in Barreiro and are hoping to win another game.

Vitoria SC - Fisica 77-53

Top-ranked Vitoria SC (3-0) crushed at home 8th ranked Fisica (1-3) by 24 points 77-53, which is the biggest margin this round. The game was mostly controlled by Vitoria SC. Fisica was better in third quarter 16-9. But it was not enough to take a lead and get a victory that evening. They dominated on the defensive end, holding Fisica to just 7 points in first quarter. They outrebounded Fisica 44-32 including a 36-19 advantage in defensive rebounds. It was a very good performance for naturalized Cape Verdean guard Ivan Almeida (198-89, college: Stonehill, agency: Pro Partner Sports Management) who helped to win the game recording a double-double by scoring 21 points, 19 rebounds and 4 assists. American guard Charlie Swiggett (185-86, college: Wisc.-Milwaukee) contributed with 17 points and 4 assists for the winners. Four Vitoria SC players scored in double figures. Vitoria SC's coach Fernando Sa felt very confident that he used entire bench and allowed the starting five to rest. Cape Verdean guard Braima Freire (188-82) replied with 15 points, 5 rebounds and 4 assists and point guard Carlos Barroca (182-84) added 10 points and 5 rebounds in the effort for Fisica. Vitoria SC have a solid three-game winning streak. They keep a position of league leader, which they share with Benfica. Newly promoted Fisica dropped to the ninth place with three games lost. Vitoria SC's next round opponent will be Galitos-Tley (#10) in Barreiro and are hoping to win another game.
Top scorers:
Vitoria SC: I.Almeida 21+19reb+4ast, C.Swiggett 17+2reb+4ast, A.Bessa 11+4reb+3ast, P.Cunha 10+2reb+2ast, J.St Robert 8+2reb, D.Swetalla 6+10reb+3ast
Fisica: B.Freire 15+5reb+4ast, C.Barroca 10+5reb+2ast, E.Rosario 8+5reb, M.Pires 6+3reb, R.Rodrigues 6+3reb+1ast, H.Medina 4+1reb+1ast
gschID: 185986


Barcelos - Ovarense 69-74

Very significant was Ovarense's (#5) 74-69 road victory against one of their biggest challengers Barcelos. It ended at the same time the two-game winning streak of Barcelos. The guests started the game with a very strong first quarter 27-15. But Barcelos won third quarter 16-13. However it was not enough to take a lead and get a victory that evening. The winners were led by the former international forward Miguel Miranda (205-78) who had that evening a double-double by scoring 12 points and 11 rebounds and international Cristovao Cordeiro (202-89) supported him with 17 points. Five Ovarense players scored in double figures. Even a double-double of 17 points and 12 rebounds by guard Rui Coelho (191-89) did not help to save the game for Barcelos. International point guard Nuno Oliveira (186-89) added 19 points and 6 rebounds for lost side. Ovarense (3-1) moved-up to third place. Barcelos at the other side dropped to the fifth position with two games lost. Ovarense will play against Sampaense (#8) in Coimbra in the next round where they are favorite. Barcelos will have a break next round.
Top scorers:
Ovarense: C.Cordeiro 17+1reb, F.Neves 16+1reb, M.Miranda 12+11reb+1ast, S.Coll 11+3reb+2ast, E.Correia de Sa 10+6reb+2ast, J.Miguel Barbosa 6+1reb+4ast
Barcelos: N.Oliveira 19+6reb+3ast, R.Coelho 17+12reb+1ast, M.Loncovic 16+6reb, C.Fechas 8+2ast, M.Sirnik 7+8reb+1ast, R.Correia 2+3reb
gschID: 185988


Sampaense - Galitos-Tley 91-89 OT

Sampaense has registered their first victory this season after two consecutive loses. They used home court advantage to defeat Galitos-Tley (1-3) 91-89 on Saturday. Galitos-Tley cut a 15-point halftime deficit to tie the game at the end of regular time. But they lost overtime period 11-13. Sampaense looked well-organized offensively handing out 23 assists comparing to just 9 passes made by Galitos-Tley's players. American-Ugandan forward Brandon Sebirumbi (205-90, college: Furman, agency: Dynamics Global Management) fired a double-double by scoring 19 points and 10 rebounds for the winners. American guard Steve Baker (187-90, college: Wisc.-Green Bay) chipped in 19 points and 7 rebounds. Baker is a former Eurobasket Summer League player, which is considered top international summer league in the market. The former international point guard Pedro Pinto (188-88) produced 25 points and American forward Perry Stevenson (206-87, college: Kentucky) added 13 points, 14 rebounds and 4 blocks respectively for lost side. Five Sampaense and four Galitos-Tley players scored in double figures. Sampaense (1-2) left bottom position moving up to seventh place, which they share with Lusitania. Newly promoted Galitos-Tley dropped to the ninth position with three games lost. They share it with Fisica. Sampaense will meet higher ranked Ovarense (#3) on the road in the next round and it may be quite challenging game. Galitos-Tley will play against the league's second-placed Vitoria SC (#2) having rather not much hope for a victory.
Top scorers:
Sampaense: B.Sebirumbi 19+10reb, S.Baker 19+7reb+1ast, C.Ferreirinho 18+1reb+4ast, A.Rapier 13+8reb+2ast, J.Sing 12+2reb+12ast, H.Carvalho 6+4reb+4ast
Galitos-Tley: P.Pinto 25+1reb+2ast, A.Tavares 16+4reb+2ast, P.Stevenson 13+14reb+1ast, T.Brito 12+4reb+1ast, D.Neves 9+1reb+1ast, J.Ferreira 8+6reb+2ast
gschID: 185987


Academica - Benfica 62-71

The most crucial game of the last round was the first loss of undefeated Academica (2-1) in Coimbra on Saturday night. Hosts were defeated by Benfica (3-0) 71-62. It ended at the same time the two-game winning streak of Academica. It was a key game for the top position in the league as both teams had the same 2-0 record before this meeting. The guests trailed by 1 point at the halftime before their 25-13 charge in the third quarter, which allowed them to win the game. Benfica outrebounded Academica 37-24 including a 30-16 advantage in defensive rebounds. Worth to mention a great performance of the former international forward Carlos Andrade (197-78, college: Queens, NC) who helped to win the game recording a double-double by scoring 16 points, 10 rebounds and 5 assists and American forward Seth Doliboa (203-80, college: Wright St.) who added 13 points and 7 rebounds during the contest. Benfica's coach Carlos Lisboa used a ten-player rotation which allowed the starters a little rest for the next games. At the losing side American-Spanish forward Arnette Hallman (199-88) responded with 14 points and 7 rebounds and forward Joao Balseiro (192-87) scored 16 points. Benfica have a solid three-game winning streak. Defending champion keeps a position of league leader, which they share with Vitoria SC. Academica at the other side dropped to the fourth place with one game lost. Benfica is looking forward to face Lusitania (#7) in Angra in the next round where they are favorite. Academica will play on the road against Alges and is hoping to win this game.
Top scorers:
Benfica: C.Andrade 16+10reb+5ast, R.Franklin 14+3reb+2ast, S.Doliboa 13+7reb+1ast, H.Evans 7, E.Evora 6+8reb, C.Fonseca 6
Academica: J.Balseiro 16+2reb+1ast, A.Hallman 14+7reb+2ast, F.Sousa 9+6reb+3ast, D.Simoes 8+2reb+2ast, B.Costa 6+1ast, T.Toler 5+3reb+1ast
gschID: 185984
  




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