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KLS Standings
 1. Vrsac 17-4 
 2. Borac 16-5 
 3. Dynamic BG 16-5 
 4. Spartak 13-8 
 5. Mladost ZE 12-9 
 6. Napredak K. 11-10 
 7. Dunav SB 11-10 
 8. Metalac 11-10 
 9. Beovuk 72 11-10 
 10. Tamis 11-10 
 11. OKK Beograd 8-13 
 12. Sloga 7-14 
 13. Smederevo 2-19 
 14. Konstantin 1-20 
Full Standings
Last:3/20/2017
2MLS Standings
 1. Vojvodina NS 19-3 
 2. Zlatibor 18-4 
 3. Proleter Naftagas 16-5 
 4. Pirot 15-7 
 5. Napredak 15-7 
 6. Radnicki 1950 14-8 
 7. Sloboda Uzice 12-10 
 8. Mladost SP 10-12 
 9. Velika Plana 9-13 
 10. Kolubara 8-14 
 11. Futog 6-16 
 12. Boljevac 5-17 
 13. Jagodina 4-18 
 14. Srem 2-19 
Full Standings
Last:3/19/2017
1MRL Standings
Center
 1. Zarkovo 19-0 
 2. Beko Beograd 17-2 
 3. BKK Radnicki 11-8 
 4. Radnicki OB 11-8 
 5. Zemun 11-8 
 6. Borca BG 9-8 
 7. Ras 9-10 
 8. Zitko Basket 9-10 
 9. Astra Beograd 8-11 
 10. Vitez BG 8-11 
 11. Slodes 7-12 
 12. Torlak BG 6-13 
 13. Borac ZM 5-14 
 14. LA Basket 4-15 
East
 1. Zdravlje 13-5 
 2. Prokuplje 12-6 
 3. Radnik 12-6 
 4. Soko Banja 12-6 
 5. Jablanica M. 11-7 
 6. Dimitrovgrad 10-8 
 7. Morava 10-8 
 8. Junior Nis 9-9 
 9. Nis 9-9 
 10. Radan Lebane 8-10 
 11. Jastrebac A. 7-11 
 12. Kursumlija 6-12 
 13. Mladost Za. 6-12 
 14. Vlasotince 1-17 
North
 1. Dunav 2014 17-1 
 2. Akademik 16-2 
 3. Sveti Djordje 12-6 
 4. Vrbas 12-6 
 5. Hajduk Kula 11-7 
 6. Radnicki Kovin 11-7 
 7. Nova Pazova 8-10 
 8. Pancevo 8-10 
 9. Sloven Ruma 8-10 
 10. Topola 8-10 
 11. Stara Pazova 5-13 
 12. Zeleznica IND 5-13 
 13. Jedinstvo NB 4-14 
 14. Crvenka 1-17 
West
 1. Klik Arilje 16-3 
 2. Novi Pazar 15-4 
 3. Radnicki KRG 15-4 
 4. Zlatar NV 15-4 
 5. Zeleznicar C. 14-5 
 6. Milesevac 11-8 
 7. Priboj 11-8 
 8. Zekas 10-9 
 9. Student BB 8-11 
 10. Polet Ratina 6-13 
 11. Prva Petoletka 6-13 
 12. Crnokosa 3-16 
 13. Sabac 2-17 
 14. KK Ub 1-18 
Last:3/2/2017
Euroleague Standings
 1 Real Madrid 20-7 
 2 CSKA 20-7 
 3 Olympiacos 19-8 
 4 Fenerbahce 17-10 
 5 Panathinaikos 16-11 
 6 Baskonia 16-11 
 7 Anadolu Efes 15-12 
 8 Crvena Zvezda 15-12 
 9 Darussafaka 13-14 
 10 Zalgiris 12-15 
 11 Galatasaray 10-17 
 12 FC Barcelona 10-17 
 13 Maccabi T-A 10-17 
 14 Brose Bask. 9-18 
 15 EA7 Armani 7-20 
 16 Unics 7-20 
Last:3/22/2017
Basketball Champions League Standings
Group A
 1. Monaco 12-2 
 2. Banvit BK 11-3 
 3. CEZ Nymburk 10-4 
 4. Aris 8-6 
 5. Fraport SKY 7-7 
 6. Ironi Nahariya 5-9 
 7. Helios 2-12 
 8. Bakken 1-13 
Group B
 1. Le Mans 9-5 
 2. Umana VE 9-5 
 3. Pinar Karsiyaka 9-5 
 4. Avtodor 7-7 
 5. Maccabi Rishon 7-7 
 6. Oradea 6-8 
 7. Kataja Basket 6-8 
 8. Khimik 3-11 
Group C
 1. ASVEL 10-4 
 2. Neptunas 10-4 
 3. EWE Baskets 10-4 
 4. PAOK 7-7 
 5. Ventspils 7-7 
 6. Usak 5-9 
 7. Openjobmetis V. 4-10 
 8. Rosa Radom 3-11 
Group D
 1. Iberostar Tener. 11-3 
 2. Scandone AV 10-4 
 3. Strasbourg 9-5 
 4. Juventus 8-6 
 5. Oostende 6-8 
 6. Cibona 5-9 
 7. Mega Leks 4-10 
 8. Mornar Bar 3-11 
Group E
 1. Besiktas 12-2 
 2. AEK Athens 9-5 
 3. Partizan 8-6 
 4. Ludwigsburg 8-6 
 5. Banco di Srd 7-7 
 6. Spirou 6-8 
 7. Stelmet ZG 4-10 
 8. Szolnok 2-12 
Last:1/25/2017
ABA League Standings
 1 Crvena Zvezda 25-1 
 2 Cedevita 20-6 
 3 Partizan 19-7 
 4 Buducnost 18-8 
 5 Igokea 13-13 
 6 Mega Leks 11-15 
 7 Cibona 11-15 
 8 Mornar Bar 10-16 
 9 FMP 10-16 
 10 Karpos Sokoli 10-16 
 11 Un.Olimpija 10-16 
 12 Zadar 9-17 
 13 Krka 8-18 
 14 MZT Skopje 8-18 
Last:3/13/2017
Stats Leaders
Points Per Game
 Kimani FFRIEND
  OKK B.
  (211-C-77)
  Avg: 22.6
 1. Ffriend, OKK B.22.6 
 2. Djukanovic, Metal.20.3 
 3. Marelja, Vrsac18.2 
 4. Bojic, Mladost ZE17.7 
 5. Fundic, Beovuk 7217.5 
 6. Randall, Konstantin16.5 
 7. Jeremic, Napredak.16.3 
 8. Nesovic, OKK B.15.4 
 9. Jeftic, Vrsac15.2 
Rebounds Per Game
 Stefan FUNDIC
  Beovuk 72
  (199-F-94)
  Avg: 11.5
 1. Fundic, Beovuk 7211.5 
 2. Ffriend, OKK B.11.3 
 3. Veljkovic, Mlado.8.8 
 4. Zorcic, Dunav SB8.4 
 5. Matovic, Sloga8.1 
 6. Josilo, Metalac8.1 
 7. Bogavac, Konstantin7.5 
 8. Lazic, Dynamic BG7.2 
 9. Marelja, Vrsac7.0 
Assists Per Game
 Aleksandar VASIC
  Metalac
  (185-G-87)
  Avg: 5.8
 1. Vasic, Metalac5.8 
 2. Dumic, Sloga5.4 
 3. Popovic, Spartak5.4 
 4. Nesovic, OKK B.5.0 
 5. Katnic, Dynamic BG4.9 
 6. Jevdjenic, Beovuk4.8 
 7. Radulovic, Dynam.4.8 
 8. Bakic, Mladost ZE4.3 
 9. Nikolic, Spartak4.3 
 10. Vorkapic, Sloga4.2 
Steals Per Game
 Djukan DJUKANOVIC
  Metal.
  (181-PG-92)
  Avg: 3.2
 1. Djukanovic, Metal.3.2 
 2. Katnic, Dynamic BG2.1 
 3. Vasic, Metalac2.0 
 4. Manojlovic, OKK B.2.0 
 5. Nesovic, OKK B.1.9 
 6. Popovic, Spartak1.8 
 7. Antic, Konstantin1.7 
 8. Radonjic, Borac1.7 
 9. Milincic, Napredak K.1.7 
 10. Stevanovic, Dynam.1.7 
Blocks Per Game
 Lazar ZORCIC
  Dunav SB
  (205-C-88)
  Avg: 2.8
 1. Zorcic, Dunav SB2.8 
 2. Dujkovic, Metalac2.0 
 3. Brkic, Mladost ZE1.5 
 4. Bojic, Mladost ZE1.4 
 5. Ffriend, Dynam.1.3 
 6. Matovic, Sloga1.3 
 7. Veljkovic, Mlado.1.2 
 8. Bitadze, Smederevo1.1 
 9. Miskovic, OKK B.1.0 
Serbian men teams in Euro cups 2016-2017
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Next Round Schedule

Round 22 (Regular Season)

Mladost ZE Mar.25 Borac 60%
Konstantin Mar.25 Spartak 90%
Dynamic BG 74% Mar.25 OKK Beograd
Dunav SB Mar.25 Napredak K. 56%
Tamis 74% Mar.25 Sloga
Vrsac 95% Mar.25 Smederevo
Metalac 59% Mar.25 Beovuk 72
Next Round Schedule

Round 23 (Regular Season)

Zlatibor 81% Mar.25 Kolubara
Srem Mar.25 Boljevac 66%
Velika Plana 51% Mar.25 Jagodina
Radnicki 195 72% Mar.25 Mladost SP
Proleter Naf 88% Mar.25 Futog
Pirot 58% Mar.25 Vojvodina N
Slob.Uzice Mar.25 Napredak 52%
Next Round Schedule

Round 28 (Regular Season)

Darussafaka 55% Mar.24 Galatasaray
FC Barcelona Mar.24 Crvena Zvezd 63%
Olympiacos 54% Mar.24 Real Madrid
Unics Mar.24 CSKA 85%
Anadolu Efes 59% Mar.23 Fenerbahce
EA7 Armani 55% Mar.23 Brose Bask.
Baskonia 60% Mar.23 Panathinaiko
Maccabi T-A 51% Mar.23 Zalgiris
Next Round Schedule

Game 2 (Quarter-Finals)

Iberostar Te 60% Mar.28 ASVEL
Umana VE 52% Mar.28 Pinar Karsiy
Ludwigsburg Mar.28 Banvit BK 63%
Banco di Srd Mar.28 Monaco 64%
Next Round Schedule

Game 2 (Semi-Finals)

Buducnost Mar.28 Crvena Zvezd 56%
Partizan 51% Mar.25 Cedevita
Frank Robinson, new Partizan signing, talks to Eurobasket - Aug 4, 2016


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Frank
Robinson
After failing to win any trophy over the past two seasons, Partizan will attempt to return to glory days despite modest -to say the least- financial means. New faces in their roster -so far- are Serbian national team player Stefan Bircevic, Djordje Majstorovic, Branislav Ratkovica and two Americans - Frank Robinson (college: CS Fullerton) and William Hatcher.

Frank Robinson is a left-handed, 193 cm tall, 32-year-old guard coming from Compton, California.

I love basketball. I love being around my teammates, playing in the loudest arenas all over the world and -most of all- I love to fight for my team. My strengths on the court are taking advantage of my athletic ability on defense and penetration for making plays, either to score or for my teammates. I am a very vocal player and love just going out there and having a great time competing to win every time. Even with the odds against my team, I want to win. I hate losing; when I lose I can't eat or sleep after games. I try to do everything in my ability to win so I can eat and sleep normal.

You played just 6 games last season - in Turkish second division. What was the reason for that?

I went to Turkey in February because I hurt my knee while playing in South Korea during training camp in August of 2015. When I got to Turkey the team was in bad shape both on the court and financially. Coming off an injury I felt that it was better not to risk anything for a team who did not care for winning as much as I did. The team no longer exist now which proves my point...

You played in many different countries, could you talk about best and worst experience in your pro career?

I have played professionally for 8 years now. I've played at every level of basketball, starting with NBA training camp with Atlanta Hawks where I met coach Aleksandar Dzikic. From there I went to play for him in Ljubljana where I played my first season of Euroleague. That was the start of a well-traveled career. I've played in EuroCup twice, EuroChallenge twice, and another year of EuroLeague. I've played in Israel for three seasons, played partial seasons in the German BBL for two seasons and through my career I have played basketball in over 50 countries. My worst experience was last season - playing for Istanbul DSI. My best experience is hard to think of. Surprisingly, the thing that comes to mind is when I played for Nilan Bisons. We were the first ever EuroCup team out of Finland and we lost the tie breaker to Eric McCollum and his Greek team Panionios to qualify to the second round. That year I was top ten in scoring in EuroCup. Our team had a lot of great guys and some really good specialists. Playing with players like John Williamson, Mikko Kovisto and Tukka Kotti made the game a lot easier.

When people google your name, they can see that Kobe Bryant was impressed by your play in Drew League game back in 2013. Could you share your Drew League experience?

In 2013 I won the championship at The Drew (the Drew League). I was also named MVP, the gym was sold out and I had a great game -shooting, passing, defense- it was just one of those days that everything was clicking. Kobe Bryant was sitting in the front row. My biggest memory of that night was getting the ball right in front of him and doing a one on one move and pulling up for three and making the game winning shot. I looked over to one of my good friends Joe Crawford (the brother of Jordan Crawford) and then I looked at Kobe as I was walking down the court. He gestured to me the soccer celebration with the airplane wings and I told him "nah, no celebration, I do this." Now that I think of it, I probably should have taken that moment in. But it's the truth I have hit some pretty big shots throughout my career.

It was played in Compton, your home city, which has violent reputation. How is it to be born and raised there?

The Drew is played in my home town and for me it's important to always perform well. Compton is a special place. It's not always what the media or TV shows of us but -at the same time- you have to be careful of your surroundings. I was born and raised there and I love my city. I moved away when I was 15, but I still visit often. My father still lives there now.

Who are your best friends among pro basketball players?

Throughout my career I have met some really great guys as teammates and now friends for life... Among them are Horace Wormely, Joe Crawford, John Williamson, Mark Lyons, Leo Lyons, Mirza Begic and Malcolm Delaney. It's not fair of me to just mention these guys because I have met some really great guys but these are the ones I speak to often.

This will be your first experience in Serbia, but you know Partizan coach Aleksandar Dzikic from your spell at Olimpija in 2008-2009 season. How would you describe him? Any anecdotes from your days in Ljubljana?

I met Mirza Begic, while playing for coach Dzikic my rookie season. He and I became super close because we were the youngest on the team. He had experience obviously and I was in my first season abroad. Coach always spoke to me about being with Mirza because he knew Mirza would help me adjust. Coach always wanted the players to be prepared, he was very strict on me but it is the reason why I have been able to play for so long. Over the years we always kept in contact and now felt like this could be a great time to do something special in Belgrade.

What do you know about Partizan and Serbia in general?

One of my first games as a rookie was against Partizan during ABA League. I remember looking in the crowd and being amazed at how passionate the fans were. I remember saying to myself that I would hate to be a player who has to play against not only the team but the fans. So now that I have an opportunity to play for them I'm excited. The club has so much history and the culture is made for winning and this is something that a player should dream to be a part of. Everyone that I know who has played in Serbia says only nice things about the country. I look forward to getting there and meeting my teammates.

Did you have any other offers? Why did you decide to sign with Partizan?

I was set to go back to play in the KBL, in South Korea, where I would make pretty good money as one of the draft picks there. But I could not pass up the opportunity to come and play for a team with so much history and the coach that has impacted my career the most.

Most of Partizan fans are not familiar with your game. What can they expect from you on the court? Any message for them?

I am aware that most fans do not know of me yet and I hope that will change. I can only say that they should expect me to give everything I have to the club to win games. It's who I am as a player and a person/teammate. I will give you my all through it all. I will fight for everything with no hesitation.   




Stefan
Djordjevic
Spars Sarajevo signs Stefan Djordjevic - 22 hours ago
OKK Spars Sarajevo (Division I) signed 28-year old Serbian center Stefan Djordjevic (206-89). He just played at Faros in Greek A2 league. In 12 games he had 9.0ppg and 3.8rpg this season. Djordjevic also spent pre-season at KK Kumanovo 2009 (Prva Liga) in FYR Macedonian league earlier that year. He represented Serbia at the European Championships U18 in Samsun (Turkey) last year. His stats at that event were 6 games: 5.5ppg, 6.7rpg, FGP: 45.7%, FT: 10.0%. Djordjevic is quite experienced p...   [read more]

Kimani
Ffriend
Ffriend number one in Serbia for round 21 - 2 days ago
Jamaican Center Kimani Ffriend (211-C-77) had an amazing evening in the last round for Dynamic BG, receiving a Eurobasket.com Player of the Week award for round 21. The 39-year old player was the main contributor (21 points, nine rebounds) to his team's victory, helping them to beat Spartak (#4, 13-8) 80-72. The game was between two of the league's top four teams. Dynamic BG maintains the 3rd position in Serbian KLS. They would have been even better if they hadn't lost a few games earlier...   [read more]

Kimani
Ffriend
KLS Round 21: Spartak lose to Dynamic BG in the game between Top 4 teams - 3 days ago
The teams have now bigger motivation at this stage of Regular Season. Every game can be crucial and decide about teams' position at the end of Regular Season. The game between Top Four teams took place in Subotica. 4th placed host Spartak (13-8) lost to third ranked Dynamic BG (16-5) 80-72. It ended at the same time the two-game winning streak of Spartak. Dynamic BG made 25-of-28 free shots (89.3 percent) during the game. They also forced 21 Spartak turnovers. 31 personal fouls committe...   [read more]


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Lalic number one in Serbian 2MLS for round 22 - 3 days ago  
2MLS Round 22: No surprise as #1 Vojvodina NS defeats Sloboda Uzice - 4 days ago  
Milos Teodosic selected the top Serbian playing abroad in last week's games - 5 days ago  
Adriatic League: Cedevita take Game 1 against Partizan - 5 days ago  
EuroLeague: Crvena Zvezda upset Emporio Armani in Milan - 6 days ago  
Nemanja Bjelica Out For Rest Of Season - 7 days ago  
Borisa Simanic on Nike Hoops summit in Portland - 7 days ago  
Mega Bemax junior team invited on ANGT final tournament - 7 days ago  
Mladenovic's 32-point game gives him 2MLS Player of the Week award - 8 days ago  
Todorovic's double-double lands him Player of the Week award - 9 days ago  
KLS Round 20: Borac defeat Dynamic BG in the game between Top 4 teams - 10 days ago  
2MLS Round 21: Napredak defeat leader Vojvodina NS - 11 days ago  
Bogdan Bogdanovic selected the top Serbian playing abroad in last week's games - 12 days ago  
Borac adds Milovanovic to their roster - 12 days ago  
Dusan Katnic (ex Dynamic BG) agreed terms with MZT Skopje - 14 days ago  
Vladimir Lucic on the bench of Sloboda Uzice - 15 days ago  
Marko Dujkovic gets MVP of the Week award for Serbian KLS - 16 days ago  
Jovan Starincevic gets MVP of the Week award for Serbian 2MLS - 16 days ago  
KLS Round 19: Vrsac edge OKK Beograd by one point - 17 days ago  
2MLS Round 20: Zlatibor beat Radnicki 1950 in the most crucial game of the week - 17 days ago  
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