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 Angelo CHOL
  Illiabum
  (206-F-93)
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LPB Round 21: Top-ranked FC Porto Ferpinta wins another game - Feb 20, 2017


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There will be only one (last) round of the Regular Season in LPB. The round 21 was rather boring as all games ended with very predictable results.

LPB top team - FC Porto Ferpinta (18-3) managed to deliver another win on Sunday. This time they beat sixth ranked Illiabum (12-9) in Ilhavo 81-67. FC Porto Ferpinta made 19-of-23 free shots (82.6 percent) during the game. FC Porto Ferpinta outrebounded Illiabum 35-24 including 23 on the defensive glass. It was a good game for American-Liberian guard Thomas Bropleh (196-91, college: Boise St., agency: Duran International) who led his team to a victory with 15 points, 7 rebounds, 5 assists and 4 steals. Serbian power forward Sasa Borovnjak (206-89, college: Penn St., agency: 011 Sports) contributed with 17 points and 6 rebounds for the winners. Serbian power forward Nikola Tadic (206-88) answered with 16 points and 6 rebounds for Illiabum. Both coaches used bench players which allowed the starters a little rest for the next games. FC Porto Ferpinta have an impressive series of eight victories in a row. Defending champion maintains first place with 18-3 record. Illiabum lost third consecutive game. Newly promoted team keeps the sixth position with nine games lost. They share it with CAB Madeira. FC Porto Ferpinta is looking forward to face Maia Basket (#11) at home in the next round and are hoping to win another game. Illiabum will play against Vitoria SC (#3) in Guimaraes and is hoping to prove to their supporters that they can break losing series.
The game between fourth ranked Oliveirense (15-6) and 12th ranked Sampaense (3-18) in Oliveira ended with biggest points difference. Oliveirense outscored guests from Coimbra 74-53. Spanish power forward Sergi Coll (204-82) stepped up and scored 11 points and 7 rebounds for the winners and Justin Reynolds chipped in 7 points and 8 rebounds. The best for the losing side was American guard Andrew Guillory (190, college: Arkansas Tech) with 12 points, 5 assists and 4 steals. The winner was already known earlier in the game, so both coaches allowed to play the bench players saving starting five for next games. Oliveirense moved-up to third place, which they share with Vitoria SC. Newly promoted Sampaense stay at the bottom position with 18 games lost. They share it with Maia Basket. Oliveirense will play against Ovarense (#8) on the road in the next round which should be theoretically another easy game. Sampaense will play against Lusitania (#9) and hopes to get back on the winning track.

There were no big surprises in other games of round 21: Ovarense beat Maia Basket on the road 72-62. Electrico FC lost to Vitoria SC on its own court 71-77. Galitos-Barreiro unfortunately lost to Benfica in a road game 57-69. CAB Madeira managed to beat Lusitania at home 96-79.
The most impressive performance of 21th round was 18 points, 7 rebounds and 9 assists by Joao Lanzinha of Electrico FC.

Maia Basket - Ovarense 62-72

No shocking result in a game when eighth ranked Ovarense (10-11) beat on the road 11th ranked Maia Basket (3-18) 72-62. They outrebounded Maia Basket 46-26 including a 37-21 advantage in defensive rebounds. American point guard Nick Novak (182-90, college: Pitt-Johnstown) stepped up and scored 19 points, 5 rebounds and 7 assists for the winners and forward Joao Fernandes (198-94) chipped in 14 points and 14 rebounds. Four Ovarense players scored in double figures. The best for the losing side was the former international forward Nuno Marcal (205-75) with 26 points and 7 rebounds and point guard Pedro Catarino (184-90) scored 14 points. Ovarense maintains eighth place with 10-11 record. Maia Basket lost their seventh game in a row. Maia Basket at the other side keeps the eleventh position with 18 games lost. They share it with Sampaense. Ovarense will play against higher ranked Oliveirense (#4) in Oliveira in the next round and it will be quite challenging to get another victory. Maia Basket will play on the road against the league's leader FC Porto Ferpinta (#1) where they are definitely not considered as a favorite in this game either.
Top scorers:
Ovarense: N.Novak 19+5reb+7ast, J.Fernandes 14+14reb+1ast, B.Douvier 13+7reb+1ast, K.Anderson 11+10reb+2ast, D.Caluico 6+3reb, A.Pinto 5+6reb
Maia Basket: N.Marcal 26+7reb+1ast, P.Catarino 14+3reb+3ast, T.Brewer 8, M.Creppy 6+2reb+1ast, M.Gamberoni 4+4reb+1ast, J.Lucas 2+1reb
gschID: 476864


Electrico FC - Vitoria SC 71-77

Very expected game when 10th ranked Electrico FC (4-17) lost to third ranked Vitoria SC (15-6) in Ponte de Sor 71-77. Strangely Electrico FC outrebounded Vitoria SC 53-31 including a 24-9 advantage in offensive rebounds. They brought some defensive toughness making 9 blocks. American guard Andrew Ferry (190-90, college: Cornell) stepped up and scored 20 points for the winners and the former international point guard Pedro Pinto (188-88) chipped in 11 points and 6 assists. Vitoria SC's coach Fernando Sa allowed to play the deep bench players saving starting five for next games. The best for the losing side was swingman Joao Lanzinha (191-89) with 18 points, 7 rebounds and 9 assists and Cape Verdean forward Kevin Coronel (197-91) produced a double-double by scoring 17 points and 13 rebounds. Four Electrico FC players scored in double figures. The victory was the third consecutive win for Vitoria SC. They maintain third place with 15-6 record having just three points less than leader FC Porto, which they share with Oliveirense. Electrico FC lost their sixth game in a row. They keep the tenth position with 17 games lost. Vitoria SC will play against Illiabum (#7) in Ilhavo in the next round. Electrico FC will play on the road against Galitos-Barreiro and hopes to get back on the winning track.
Top scorers:
Vitoria SC: A.Ferry 20+2reb+3ast, J.Balseiro 17, P.Pinto 11+3reb+6ast, V.Moses 8+6reb, M.Rakic 6+2reb+2ast, N.Dukic 6+4reb
Electrico FC: J.Lanzinha 18+7reb+9ast, K.Coronel 17+13reb+1ast, D.Ventura 16+5reb+6ast, J.Coelho 15+6reb, P.Raminhos 2+3reb+2ast, M.Neves 2+15reb+2ast
gschID: 476865


Benfica - Galitos-Barreiro 69-57

Rather predictable result when second ranked Benfica (16-5) won against at home 5th ranked Galitos-Barreiro (13-8) 69-57. Benfica had a 29-15 advantage in offensive rebounds. American power forward Raven Barber (206, college: Mt.St.Mary's) stepped up and scored 14 points and 9 rebounds for the winners and American-Hungarian forward Damian Hollis (203-88, college: G.Washington, agency: Inception Sports) chipped in 14 points and 8 rebounds. Benfica's coach Carlos Lisboa allowed to play the deep bench players saving starting five for next games. The best for the losing side was American forward Dominique Lee (196-91, college: N.Colorado, agency: Blacktop Management) with 22 points and 8 rebounds and naturalized Guinea-Bissau forward Josimar Cardoso (201-87) scored 12 points and 7 rebounds. Four Galitos-Barreiro players scored in double figures. The victory was the third consecutive win for Benfica. They maintain second place with 16-5 record having just two points less than leader FC Porto. Galitos-Barreiro at the other side keeps the fifth position with eight games lost. Benfica will play against CAB Madeira (#6) in Funchal in the next round. Galitos-Barreiro will play at home against Electrico FC and hopes to get back on the winning track.
Top scorers:
Benfica: R.Barber 14+9reb+2ast, D.Hollis 14+8reb+3ast, N.Oliveira 11+1reb+1ast, C.Andrade 10+7reb+2ast, M.Fernandes 8+5reb+5ast, T.Barroso 8+3reb+5ast
Galitos-Barreiro: D.Lee 22+8reb+1ast, J.Cardoso 12+7reb+2ast, J.Conceicao 10+1reb+3ast, M.Minhava 10+3reb+5ast, D.Correia 3+1ast, A.Castela 0+3reb+2ast
gschID: 476863


Oliveirense - Sampaense 74-53

The game between fourth ranked Oliveirense (15-6) and 12th ranked Sampaense (3-18) in Oliveira ended with biggest points difference. Oliveirense outscored guests from Coimbra 74-53. Oliveirense dominated down low during the game scoring 52 of its points in the paint compared to Sampaense's 30. Oliveirense forced 24 Sampaense turnovers and outrebounded them 42-26 including a 17-4 advantage in offensive rebounds. Spanish power forward Sergi Coll (204-82) stepped up and scored 11 points and 7 rebounds for the winners and American power forward Justin Reynolds (206-88, college: Texas A&M-CC) chipped in 7 points and 8 rebounds. The best for the losing side was American guard Andrew Guillory (190, college: Arkansas Tech) with 12 points, 5 assists and 4 steals and the other American import guard Devin Martin (193, college: Md-E Shore, agency: SDJ Sports) scored 13 points. The winner was already known earlier in the game, so both coaches allowed to play the bench players saving starting five for next games. Oliveirense moved-up to third place, which they share with Vitoria SC. Newly promoted Sampaense stay at the bottom position with 18 games lost. They share it with Maia Basket. Oliveirense will play against Ovarense (#8) on the road in the next round which should be theoretically another easy game. Sampaense will play against Lusitania (#9) and hopes to get back on the winning track.
Top scorers:
Oliveirense: S.Coll 11+7reb+2ast, C.Morris 11+1reb+1ast, J.Ellisor 10+3reb+1ast, E.Evora 8+4reb, J.Abreu 8+1reb+6ast, J.Reynolds 7+8reb+3ast
Sampaense: D.Martin 13+3reb+2ast, A.Guillory 12+3reb+5ast, D.Ognjenovic 9+3reb+1ast, M.Mendes 6+8reb+1ast, R.Nery 5+1reb, J.Costa 3+2reb
gschID: 476862


Illiabum - FC Porto 67-81

LPB top team - FC Porto Ferpinta (18-3) managed to deliver another win on Sunday. This time they beat sixth ranked Illiabum (12-9) in Ilhavo 81-67. FC Porto Ferpinta made 19-of-23 free shots (82.6 percent) during the game. FC Porto Ferpinta outrebounded Illiabum 35-24 including 23 on the defensive glass. It was a good game for American-Liberian guard Thomas Bropleh (196-91, college: Boise St., agency: Duran International) who led his team to a victory with 15 points, 7 rebounds, 5 assists and 4 steals. Serbian power forward Sasa Borovnjak (206-89, college: Penn St., agency: 011 Sports) contributed with 17 points and 6 rebounds for the winners. Four FC Porto Ferpinta players scored in double figures. Serbian power forward Nikola Tadic (206-88) answered with 16 points and 6 rebounds and the former international Augusto Sobrinho (188-85) added 15 points in the effort for Illiabum. Both coaches used bench players which allowed the starters a little rest for the next games. FC Porto Ferpinta have an impressive series of eight victories in a row. Defending champion maintains first place with 18-3 record. Illiabum lost third consecutive game. Newly promoted team keeps the sixth position with nine games lost. They share it with CAB Madeira. FC Porto Ferpinta is looking forward to face Maia Basket (#11) at home in the next round and are hoping to win another game. Illiabum will play against Vitoria SC (#3) in Guimaraes and is hoping to prove to their supporters that they can break losing series.
Top scorers:
FC Porto: S.Borovnjak 17+6reb+1ast, J.Silva 15+2reb+3ast, T.Bropleh 15+7reb+5ast, N.Washburn 10+6reb+2ast, P.Bastos 6+1reb+3ast, P.Ferran 6
Illiabum: N.Tadic 16+6reb, A.Sobrinho 15+1reb+2ast, R.Wildner 10+3reb, C.Johnson 8+3reb+1ast, S.Correia 8+6reb, J.Miranda 4+1reb
gschID: 476861


CAB Madeira - Lusitania 96-79

Not a big story in a game when 9th ranked Lusitania (5-16) lost to seventh ranked CAB Madeira (12-9) in Funchal 79-96. CAB Madeira players were unselfish on offense dishing 22 assists. American guard Alex Marzette (196-93, college: Robert Morris) stepped up and scored 27 points and 4 assists for the winners and Lithuanian forward Arvydas Gydra (206-89, agency: Interperformances) chipped in 16 points and 6 rebounds. Four CAB Madeira players scored in double figures. CAB Madeira's coach Joao Paulo Silva allowed to play the deep bench players saving starting five for next games. The best for the losing side was naturalized Angolan forward Antonio Monteiro (204-89) with a double-double by scoring 20 points and 14 rebounds (went 7 for 7 at the free throw line) and American center Chris Matagrano (206-90, college: New Hampshire) scored 24 points (on 11-of-14 shooting from the field). The victory was the fifth consecutive win for CAB Madeira. They moved-up to sixth place, which they share with Illiabum. Lusitania lost their third game in a row. They keep the ninth position with 16 games lost. CAB Madeira will play against league's second-placed Benfica at home in the next round and it will be quite challenging to get another victory. Lusitania will play against Sampaense (#12) in Coimbra and hopes to get back on the winning track.
Top scorers:
CAB Madeira: A.Marzette 27+3reb+4ast, A.Gydra 16+6reb+1ast, F.Gentry 14+4reb+2ast, S.Djukic 11+4reb+1ast, J.Correia 8, D.Kumelis 7+2reb+10ast
Lusitania: C.Matagrano 24+3reb+1ast, A.Monteiro 20+14reb+2ast, A.Holliday 16+1reb+3ast, M.Freitas 7+1reb+1ast, F.Simic 5+4reb+4ast, R.Cardoso 4+2reb
gschID: 476860


  




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