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National League Standings
 1. Sony Centre F. 16-1 
 2. St.Mirren S. 13-3 
 3. Boroughmuir 12-4 
 4. Edinburgh K. 12-4 
 5. Glasgow Storm 7-8 
 6. Dunfermline R. 6-10 
 7. Stirling K. 5-11 
 8. Edinburgh U. 5-11 
 9. Glasgow Univ. 3-13 
 10. Tayside 2-16 
Full Standings
Stats Leaders

Points Per Game
 1 Collins, St.M20.5 
 2 Fraser, C.Erik19.8 
 3 Donnelly, C.Erik18.9 
 4 Flockhart, Ed.K.17.9 
 5 Bunyan, C.Erik17.8 
 6 Thomas, Troon15.9 
 7 Gibson, ELoth15.8 
 8 Pearson, Troon15.5 
 9 P.Campbell, Ed.K.15.2 
 10 E.Campbell Tro13.4 

Scottish Basketball (Men)

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Round 37 (Regular Season)

Sony Centre 70% Mar.3 Edinburgh K
Stirling K. Mar.3 Glasgow Stor 54%
Preview. Glasgow Rocks vs Guildford Heat, 11th December 2011, - Dec 9, 2011


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Two sides looking to bounce back from narrow home losses last weekend meet at Kelvin Hall on Sunday evening as Glasgow Rocks host Guildford Heat in the BBL Championship.

Rocks went down to a 89-85 defeat against old rivals Newcastle Eagles on Sunday afternoon, while on the same day Heat saw a six point lead going into the fourth period against Worcester Wolves disappear as they lost 98-93.

Glasgow player-coach Sterling Davis (pictured right) was a disappointed man after the loss against the league-leading Eagles: 'We had a disastrous second quarter. Offensively we just could not put the ball in the basket while also not playing defence. I do credit my guys for their efforts in getting back in the game but unless you win it, it's all in vain. I thought Joe Chapman really hit some big shots for them when they needed them.'

Rocks were without point guard EJ Harrison for a third straight week, while Davis only played limited minutes on his return from injury. The Rocks play-caller is hopeful that he will have a full roster to choose from this week: 'Both EJ and myself are trying to get back to full strength as soon as possible. EJ is feeling better every day and we are taking as that. With my Achilles injury, you have to tread lightly in recovering. It's not something you can risk playing through so I'm gradually trying to work my way back.'

Rocks go into the game in third position in the BBL Championship, while Heat are still looking for their first win of the season, but Davis isn't taking the Surrey side lightly: 'I haven't seen the Heat team with their new additions. I know they have gotten proven BBL players in Mike Copeland (201-F-85, college: N.Carolina) and Shaun Durant. Put that with all the other experience they have retained and they are a good team.

'I think Tayo Ogedengbe is really becoming a solid player in the league and proving more and more consistent every game.

Heat coach Creon Raftopoulos knows his side face a tough game north of the border: 'Sterling has put together a strong team and I believe they the only team to beat the Eagles this year. The little I have seen of them reminds me about our team: they're fast, athletic and have good shooters in their line-up. We got the better of them last season in all three games so I'm sure Sterling will be happy to get one off us.

'Mychal Green has been huge for them picking up the scoring load in the absence of EJ Harrison and we will look to do the best defensive job we can on him. Gareth Murray is improving season after season and game after game. Once just a three point threat, his game has evolved into being an all round player you can count on. I also rate Sterling as one of the best forwards in this league and on his day can be a threat inside and out.

In a display of honesty that could be noted by some top football mangers, Raftopoulos admitted that he made mistakes in his side's loss against Wolves on Sunday: 'I felt we started the game real well and had control going into the fourth quarter but a culmination of bad decisions by myself cost us the victory,' he said. 'I kept Mike Martin [pictured left], Drew Lasker and Martelle McLemore on the bench for too long and lost our eight point lead and then got a technical foul for asking for a three second call that resulted in a four point swing.

'Drew and Martelle were our scoring leaders but we had six players in total score in double figures and fall short of getting our first win.

'For Worcester, Sherrad Prezzie-Blue (180-G-86, agency: Pro Partner Sports Management, college: WentworthTe.), Tommy Freeman and Kauzlaukas made 12 three pointers between shooting a high 46 percent from behind the arc and Richie Gordon made his contribution in the paint with 23 points of his own.'

Posted on 09 December, 2011
Courtesy of: http://www.glasgowrocks.co.uk   



National League Round 35 of Regular Season - 5 days ago
The games at this stage are more interesting as they can be crucial for the final standings in Regular Season. Despite we already know who is stronger and who is weaker, there may be still last minute surprises and upsets. The game in Dunfermline was quite interesting. Fourth ranked Edinburgh Kings (12-4) played at the court of 6th ranked Dunfermline Reign (6-10). Edinburgh Kings defeated Dunfermline Reign 89-74 on Saturday. Edinburgh Kings moved-up to third place, which they share with...   [read more]

Kieron
Achara
Kieron Achara selected the top Scot playing abroad in last week's games - 6 days ago
Traditionally, every week we bring you a list of the top performances of Scots who are currently playing abroad. This week's number one is an experienced former international power forward Kieron Achara (208-83, agency: Two Points). He led Glasgow Rocks to a victory over the closely-ranked Plymouth Raiders in the British BBL in Sunday night's game.    [read more]
National League Round 34: Boroughmuir lose to Sony Centre Fury in the game between Top 4 teams - 6 days ago
The games are now more important than at the beginning of the Regular Season. We may still expect few shocking results in upcoming 4 rounds. Host teams show no mercy winning all games. The game between Top Four teams took place in Falkirk. First ranked host Sony Centre Fury (16-1) defeated 3rd ranked Boroughmuir (12-4) 74-68. It ended at the same time the seven-game winning streak of Boroughmuir. Sony Centre Fury have an impressive eight-game winning streak. They maintain first position...   [read more]


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National League Round 31 of Regular Season - 13 days ago  
Sony Centre Fury extinguish Blaze to lift 2017 Scottish Cup - 19 days ago  
GLASGOW ROCKS DEFEAT LONDON TO STAY TOP 3 - 21 days ago  
FURY COMPLETE SATURDAY TREBLE - 21 days ago  
FURY MOVE CLOSER TO TITLE WITH 17pt WIN - 21 days ago  
National League Round 30: Boroughmuir edge Dunfermline Reign by two points - 26 days ago  
National League Round 29: Leader Sony Centre Fury gets another victory - 27 days ago  
National League Round 28: Edinburgh Kings beat Edinburgh U. by two after a very close game - 1 month ago  
National League Round 27: St.Mirren S. is defeated by Boroughmuir - 1 month ago  
National League Round 26: Top-ranked Sony Centre Fury wins another game - 1 month ago  
National League Round 25: Bottom-ranked Stirling K. wins against Edinburgh U. - 1 month ago  
Gareth Murray named Scotland U16 Men's Head Coach - 1 month ago  
National League Round 24: Bottom-ranked Tayside wins against Edinburgh U. - 2 months ago  
National League Round 23: Edinburgh Kings lose to Boroughmuir - 2 months ago  
National League Round 22: Edunburgh Kings keep a leadership position - 2 months ago  
National League Round 21: Glasgow wins their first game - 3 months ago  
National League Round 20 of Regular Season - 3 months ago  
HAMMERSCHMIDT HITS 14 THREES TO BREAK NBA RECORD! - 3 months ago  
National League Round 18: Leader Sony Centre Fury gets another victory - 3 months ago  
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