View: Mobile | Desktop
FOLLOW US:  Facebook  Twitter  LinkedIn  RSS
Men Women
Portugal Internationally

Joao Santos


Luis Filipe Cristovao

Join Us!!! We are looking for someone to help us cover Portuguese men basketball. Please send us an e-mail.

Liga Feminina Standings
 1. Boa Viagem 2-0 
 2. CAB Madeira 2-0 
 3. GDESSA 2-0 
 4. Olivais 1-1 
 5. AD Vagos 1-1 
 6. Lousada 1-1 
 7. Uniao Sportiva 1-1 
 8. Lombos Quinta 1-1 
 9. Benfica 1-1 
 10. Academico FC 0-2 
 11. CD Torres N. 0-2 
 12. Ovarense 0-2 
Full Standings
1Div Standings
 1. Alges 0-0 
 2. Carnide 0-0 
 3. CD Povoa 0-0 
 4. Coimbroes 0-0 
 5. CPN/Sabseg 0-0 
 6. ES Amadora 0-0 
 7. Gafanha 0-0 
 8. Galitos 0-0 
 9. Guifoes S.C. 0-0 
 10. Juvemaia 0-0 
 11. SIMECQ 0-0 
 12. Vitoria SC 0-0 
Points Per Game
 Joanna HARDEN
  Avg: 25.5
 1. Harden, CD Torre.25.5 
 2. Haynes, CD Torre.24.5 
 3. Kalu, Olivais22.0 
 4. Grazulis, Boa Viag.21.5 
 5. Murphy, GDES.21.0 
 6. Govan, Boa Viagem20.0 
 7. Silva, Olivais18.5 
 8. Duarte, Benfica18.5 
 9. Viana, Benfica17.0 
 10. Cabral, GDES.17.0 
Rebounds Per Game
  Avg: 16
 1. Murphy, GDES.16.0 
 2. Grazulis, Boa Viag.15.5 
 3. Haynes, CD Torre.14.0 
 4. Jones, Uniao S.13.5 
 5. Gilbert, Lousada12.5 
 6. Podesvova, CAB M.11.5 
 7. Hudyn, Ovarense11.0 
 8. Rosenthal, Benfica11.0 
 9. Silva, Olivais11.0 
 10. Mnasria, CD Torre.9.0 
Assists Per Game
 Ezinne KALU
  Avg: 5
 1. Kalu, Olivais5.0 
 2. Goncalves, Lombos5.0 
 3. Costa, GDES.5.0 
 4. Brandao, Olivais4.5 
 5. Viana, Benfica4.0 
 6. Ferreira, Lousada4.0 
 7. Pankova, Boa V.4.0 
 8. Timbilla, Lombos Q.4.0 
 9. Serralheiro, GDES.4.0 
 10. Bernardeco, GDES.3.5 
Steals Per Game
 Ezinne KALU
  Avg: 4.5
 1. Kalu, Olivais4.5 
 2. Govan, Boa Viagem4.0 
 3. Dent, CAB Madeira4.0 
 4. Ferreira, Lousada3.5 
 5. Timbilla, Lombos Q.3.0 
 6. Fall, Lousada3.0 
 7. Duarte, Benfica3.0 
 8. Haynes, CD Torre.3.0 
 9. Franca, CAB M.3.0 
 10. Raimundo, Ovaren.3.0 
Blocks Per Game
  Avg: 4
 1. Mnasria, CD Torre.4.0 
 2. Pankova, Boa V.1.5 
 3. Govan, Boa Viagem1.5 
 4. Haynes, CD Torre.1.0 
 5. Viana, Lombos Q.1.0 
 6. Gilbert, Lousada1.0 
 7. Rosenthal, Benfica1.0 
 8. Dent, CAB Madeira1.0 
 9. Grazulis, Boa Viag.1.0 
 10. Milovac, Uniao S.1.0 

Next Round Schedule

Round 3 (Regular Season)

Uniao Sporti 71% Oct.22 Benfica
CD Torres N Oct.22 CAB Madeira 98%
Boa Viagem 60% Oct.22 GDESSA
Ovarense 56% Oct.22 Academico F
AD Vagos 58% Oct.22 Lousada
Olivais 59% Oct.22 Lombos Quint
Mery Andrade selected the top Portuguese players playing abroad in last week's games - Feb 17, 2013

  follow us on Facebook Twitter

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

Mery Andrade
Mery Andrade
   #1. This week's number one is an experienced former international forward Mery Andrade (181-75, college: ODU, currently plays in Italy). She contributed to an easy victory against the closely-ranked Umbertide (8-6) 66-48 in the Italian A1 in Sunday night's game. Andrade scored 10 points, grabbed 9 rebounds and dished 6 assists in 40 minutes on the court. Gesam Gas Le Mura Lucca (11-3) is placed second in the A1. It was her team's fourth consecutive victory in a row. Andrade is currently fourth on the league's list of best passers and also on the list of most steals (first place). This year she averages: 8.1ppg, 6.3rpg, 2.9apg, 4.0spg, 2FGP: 45.9%, 3FGP: 6.3% and FT: 78.4% in the 15 games she played so far. Andrade played for the Portuguese senior national team four years ago.

Debora Escorcio
Debora Escorcio
   #2. Second place goes to an international power forward Debora Escorcio (186-84, currently plays in Spain), who plays in the Spanish LF2 (12th division). She could not help ADBA (4-10) in their last game on Saturday. Despite Escorcio's very good performance the tenth-placed ADBA was defeated 76-69 at home by the much higher-ranked Al-Qazeres (#3) in the Group A. She recorded a double-double by scoring 22 points and getting 13 rebounds. Escorcio also added 4 assists. It was his first game for ADBA this season. Ex-CAB Madeira player is in the roster of the Portuguese senior national team.

Carla Nascimento
Carla Nascimento
   #3. The Portuguese player who performed third best last week abroad was an international guard Carla Nascimento (171-86, currently plays in Spain). Nascimento led Al-Qazeres to an easy victory against the fifth-ranked Maquinaria Ensino (8-6) 86-70 in the Spanish LF2 (12th division) on Saturday night. She scored 15 points, had 6 boards, passed 7 assists and added 4 steals in 37 minutes. CB Al-Qazeres (11-3) is placed third in Group A. It was her team's seventh consecutive victory in a row. Nascimento is currently third on the league's list of best passers with 3.9apg. This year her other stats are: 10.6ppg, 5.4rpg, 1.6spg, 2FGP: 41.2%, 3FGP: 41.7% and FT: 84.6% in the 14 games. Nascimento is also a member of the Portuguese senior national team.

Carla Freitas
Carla Freitas
   #4. Guard Carla Freitas (170-80, currently plays in Spain) contributed to an easy victory against the eighth-ranked Las Gaunas (6-10) 67-48 in the Spanish LF2 (12th division) in Saturday night's game. She recorded 7 points and added 3 passes. Orion-GDKO Ibaizabal Galdakao (10-6) is placed fifth in Group B. It's Freitas' first season with the team. Freitas has relatively good stats this year: 11.5ppg, 3.3rpg, 1.5apg and 1.2spg. She is also Portuguese national team player.

Sonia Borges dos Reis
Sonia Borges dos Reis
   #5. Former international center Sonia Borges dos Reis (189-84, currently plays in Spain) was not able to help Hondarribia-Irun (5-11) in their game against Gran Canaria (7-9) in the Spanish LFB. Borges dos Reis did not have that impressive stats last Saturday. She recorded only 2 points in 11 minutes. Hondarribia-Irun was badly defeated 94-78 on the road by the higher-ranked (#6) Gran Canaria. It was Hondarribia-Irun's fourth consecutive loss in a row. There are only four games left until the end of the Regular Season. So now every game will be critical. This year Borges dos Reis' overall stats are: 5.4ppg and 2.9rpg in the 15 games. She has a dual citizenship: Portuguese and Spanish. Borges dos Reis used to play for the Portuguese national team three years ago.

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

   #1. Silvia Fortunato, who plays in the German 2.Bundesliga (12th division) could not help Dolphins Bielefeld (4-13) to beat Quakenbrueck Dragons (8-9). She scored 5 points. Dolphins Bielefeld (#11) was defeated 65-50 on the road by the higher-ranked Quakenbrueck Dragons (#8) in the North group. It was Dolphins Bielefeld's fourth consecutive loss in a row. Fortunato's total stats this season are: 3.8ppg, 3.3rpg and 1.2spg.

Other top Portuguese players, who play abroad:

Cesaria Ambrosio (180-F-95) plays for Ovronnaz-Martigny Basket in Swiss LNA
Leticia Andre (89) plays for 1 De Agosto in Angolan D1

Layne Murphy
Layne Murphy gets MVP of the Week award for Portuguese Liga Feminina - 4 days ago

American Layne Murphy (188-F) put on an amazing game in the last round for GDESSA and that's her to receive a Player of the Week award for round 2. The forward had a double-double of 26 points and twenty two rebounds, while her team crushed, the league's bottom-ranked team CD Torres N. (#11, 0-2) with 18-point margin 86-68. GDESSA maintains the 3rd position in Portuguese Liga Feminina. But it's just the very beginning of the season and GDESSA won both games without losing a...   [read more]

Liga Feminina Round 2: Olivais hand first defeat to Benfica - 5 days ago

There were only 2 rounds played so far and it's still very beginning of the Regular Season in Liga Feminina. Benfica (1-1) recorded a loss in Lisboa on Sunday night. Hosts were defeated by Olivais (1-1) 74-61. Benfica trailed 39-38 at halftime, rallying from a 27-9 deficit at the end of first quarter to trim the gap. Olivais dominated down low during the game scoring 54 of its points in the paint compared to Benfica's 18. The best player for the winners was Mariana Silva (182-99) who ha...   [read more]

Sofia Da
Sofia Da Silva selected the top Portuguese players playing abroad in last week's games - 6 days ago

Traditionally, every week we bring you a list of the top performances of Portuguese players who are currently playing abroad. Sofia Da Silva #1. This week's number one is an international center Sofia Da Silva (187-90, currently plays in Spain). She contributed to an easy victory against the sixth-ranked Araski (2-2) crushing them 79-56 in the Spanish LFB in Wednesday night's game. Da Silva recorded 9 points and grabbed 7 rebounds in 22 minutes on the court. Spar Citylift Girona (4-0)...   [read more]

1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10 | 11 | 12
1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10 | 11 | 12

Site Map: Member Services: Other Basketball Sites:
Copyright (c) 1998-2016 Eurobasket Inc. Disclaimer

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.