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Basketligan Standings
 1. Sodertalje 27-3 
 2. BC Lulea 22-8 
 3. Norrkoping 20-10 
 4. Boras 18-12 
 5. Nassjo 16-14 
 6. Sundsvall 15-15 
 7. Uppsala 14-16 
 8. Malbas 12-18 
 9. Jamtland 11-19 
 10. Eco Orebro 6-24 
 11. Umea 4-26 
Last:6/1/2016
Basketettan Standings
Superettan
 1. Solna Branten 13-1 
 2. Hogsbo 10-4 
 3. LF Future 9-5 
 4. KFUM Uppsala 7-7 
 5. Eskilstuna 6-7 
 6. IK Eos 4-9 
 7. Talje 3-11 
 8. KFUM Central 2-10 
BEHN forts
 1. Alvik Basket 19-2 
 2. Ostersund 15-6 
 3. Jarfalla 10-11 
 4. KFUM Fryshuset 10-11 
 5. Orongo 8-13 
 6. BG Lulea 8-13 
 7. Norrort 8-13 
 8. KFUM Blackeberg 6-15 
BEHS forts
 1. Koping 18-6 
 2. Trelleborg 18-6 
 3. Boras II 16-8 
 4. Helsingborg 13-11 
 5. Wetterbygden 13-11 
 6. Huddinge 13-11 
 7. Lobas 10-14 
 8. RIG Mark 6-18 
 9. Brahe Basket 1-23 
Stage One Standings
Last:4/17/2016
FIBA Europe Cup Stage Two Standings
Group O
 1. ASVEL 5-1 
 2. Maccabi Rishon 4-2 
 3. Krka 2-4 
 4. Kataja Basket 1-5 
Group P
 1. Ventspils 4-2 
 2. Antwerp 4-2 
 3. CEZ Nymburk 3-3 
 4. Lukoil Acad. 1-5 
Group Q
 1. Turk Telekom 5-1 
 2. Oostende 5-1 
 3. Boras 2-4 
 4. Slask Wroclaw 0-6 
Group R
 1. Chalon 5-1 
 2. AV Cantu 3-3 
 3. Enisey 3-3 
 4. TU/Rock 1-5 
Group S
 1. Rovinari 3-3 
 2. Cibona 3-3 
 3. P.Zvaigzdes 3-3 
 4. Le Havre 3-3 
Group T
 1. Juventus 4-2 
 2. Khimik 4-2 
 3. Mons-Hainaut 3-3 
 4. Bakken 1-5 
Group U
 1. Fraport SKY 6-0 
 2. Royal Hali 3-3 
 3. Sodertalje 2-4 
 4. Rosa Radom 1-5 
Group V
 1. Openjobmetis V. 5-1 
 2. AEK 3-3 
 3. Tsmoki-Minsk 3-3 
 4. Gussing 1-5 
Stage One Standings
Last:2/3/2016
Points Per Game
 Corin HENRY
  Jamtland
  (180-PG-88)
  Avg: 20.6
 1. Henry, Jamtland20.6 
 2. Burrows, LF Basket20.1 
 3. Lindqvist, Spirou18.4 
 4. Barton, Sundsvall18.0 
 5. Anzuluni, Umea17.5 
 6. Bizaca, Sodertalje16.9 
 7. Baker, Logan T.16.8 
 8. Maraker, Boras16.3 
 9. Krayem, Boras16.0 
 10. Sigurdarson, Boras15.6 
Rebounds Per Game
 Joakim KJELLBOM
  Norrkoping
  (212-C-79)
  Avg: 10.8
 1. Kjellbom, Norrkopi.10.8 
 2. Baeringsson, Sunds.10.1 
 3. Engstrom, Malbas9.7 
 4. Anzuluni, Umea8.6 
 5. Burrows, LF Basket8.3 
 6. Nordstrom, Uppsala8.1 
 7. Szabo, Eco Orebro7.9 
 8. Anderson, Soder.7.7 
 9. Maraker, Boras7.6 
 10. Pavlovic, Eco O.7.6 
Assists Per Game
 Toni PROSTRAN
  LF Basket
  (182-G-91)
  Avg: 7.2
 1. Prostran, LF Bask.7.2 
 2. Krayem, Boras6.2 
 3. Barton, Sundsvall5.9 
 4. Henry, Jamtland5.7 
 5. Solevic, Nassjo5.0 
 6. Bowlin, Sodertalje4.3 
 7. Darboe, Boras4.1 
 8. Smith, Norrkoping3.9 
 9. Peltier, Eco Orebro3.9 
 10. Pierre, Umea3.9 
Steals Per Game
 Yannick ANZULUNI
  Umea
  (204-F-87)
  Avg: 2.4
 1. Anzuluni, Umea2.4 
 2. Henry, Jamtland2.1 
 3. Rackley, Malbas1.8 
 4. Solevic, Nassjo1.8 
 5. Person, Uppsala1.6 
 6. Bowlin, Sodertalje1.6 
 7. Krayem, Boras1.6 
 8. Starks, Eco Orebro1.6 
 9. Dawit, Umea1.5 
 10. Perine, Umea1.5 
Blocks Per Game
 Joakim KJELLBOM
  Norrkoping
  (212-C-79)
  Avg: 1.8
 1. Kjellbom, Norrkopi.1.8 
 2. Vitali, Boras1.6 
 3. Spires, Sodertalje1.3 
 4. Engstrom, Malbas1.2 
 5. Burrows, LF Basket1.2 
 6. Ruffin, Nassjo1.1 
 7. Anzuluni, Umea1.0 
 8. Darling, Nassjo0.8 
 9. Palm, Boras0.8 
 10. Markusson, Jamtl.0.8 

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Basketligan Round 24: Sodertalje Kings keep a leadership position - Jan 24, 2012


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The game had a very big importance for third-ranked Sodertalje Kings as it allowed them to take a leadership position. Sodertalje Kings smashed second-best LF Basket at home 92-73. It was a key game for the top position in the league. The game without a history. Sodertalje Kings led from the first minutes and controlled entire game increasing their lead in each quarter. The best player for the winners was American point guard Johnell Smith (185-80, college: New Orleans, agency: Global Sports Plaza) who scored 26 points, 9 rebounds, 6 assists and 4 steals. Lithuanian forward Mantas Griskenas (200-85, college: Wichita St.) chipped in 12 points and 6 rebounds. Sodertalje Kings' coach Vedran Bosnic used an eleven-player rotation which allowed the starters a little rest for the next games. At the other side the best for losing team was American forward Keith Ramsey (205-87, college: Missouri, agency: Hart Sports Mngm) who recorded 15 points and 9 rebounds. As mentioned above they are at the top of the standings, which they share with Boras. LF Basket at the other side dropped to the third place with nine games lost. They share the position with Norrkoping. LF Basket will play next round against Eco Orebro trying to get back on the winning streak. Sodertalje Kings will have a break next round, and it should allow them to practice more before next game.
Bottom-ranked Eco Orebro (0-24) tried to put together a comeback for its first victory of the season, but they fell short in the 74-64 loss to third ranked Norrkoping Dolphins (14-9) in Orebro. It was a good game for American guard Andrew Mitchell (181-79, college: Kent St.) who led his team to a victory with 16 points. Petras Balocka contributed with 11 points and 7 rebounds (on 6-of-7 shooting from the field) for the winners. Norrkoping Dolphins' coach Paul Burke allowed to play the deep bench players saving starting five for next games. American forward Demond Watt (200-89, college: Texas A&M-CC) replied with 20 points for Eco Orebro. Defending champion maintains third position with 14-9 record behind leader Sodertalje, which they share with LF Basket. Eco Orebro at the other side still closes the standings. Norrkoping Dolphins will play against LF Basket (#4) in Lulea in the next round. Eco Orebro will play at home against LF Basket (#4) in Lulea and hopes to get finally their first victory.
The game in Solna supposed to be also quite interesting. 7th ranked 08 Stockholm (12-11) played at the court of eighth ranked Solna Vikings (12-11). Solna Vikings smashed 08 Stockholm 102-78 on Friday. It ended at the same time the two-game winning streak of 08 Stockholm. Worth to mention a great performance of William Walker who helped to win the game recording 20 points and 5 rebounds. Solna Vikings' coach Torbjorn Gehrke felt very confident that he used 11 players and allowed the starting five to rest. The best for the losing side was Helgi Magnusson with 17 points and 6 rebounds. Solna Vikings have a solid three-game winning streak. They moved-up to seventh place, which they share with 08. Solna Vikings will meet KFUM Jamtland (#9) on the road in the next round. 08 Stockholm will play against Uppsala Basket and it may be a tough game between close rivals.
The game in Sundsvall was also worth to mention about. Third ranked Sodertalje Kings (15-9) played at the court of 5th ranked Sundsvall Dragons (13-11). Sodertalje Kings managed to secure a 6-point victory 84-78. The winners were led by Kenneth Simms who had that evening a double-double by scoring 10 points and 10 rebounds. Sodertalje Kings keep a position of league leader, which they share with Boras. Sundsvall Dragons lost third consecutive game. They keep the fifth place with 11 games lost. Both teams do not play next round, which will be an opportunity for some rest.



Solna - 08 102-78

The game in Solna supposed to be also quite interesting. 7th ranked 08 Stockholm (12-11) played at the court of eighth ranked Solna Vikings (12-11). Solna Vikings smashed 08 Stockholm 102-78 on Friday. It ended at the same time the two-game winning streak of 08 Stockholm. The game without a history. Solna Vikings led from the first minutes and controlled entire game increasing their lead in each quarter. They dominated down low during the game scoring 68 of its points in the paint compared to 08 Stockholm's 40 and made 16-of-16 free shots (100 percent !!!) during the game. They outrebounded 08 Stockholm 42-28 including 29 on the defensive glass. Worth to mention a great performance of American forward William Walker (201-87, college: Bethel, IN, agency: Warren Sports International) who helped to win the game recording 20 points and 5 rebounds and Bulgarian center Krum Doychinov (206-86, agency: Interperformances) who added 17 points and 8 rebounds during the contest. Solna Vikings' coach Torbjorn Gehrke felt very confident that he used 11 players and allowed the starting five to rest. The best for the losing side was Icelandic swingman Helgi Magnusson (198-82, college: Catawba) with 17 points and 6 rebounds and guard Nils Hedstrom (190-83) scored 15 points and 7 rebounds. Both teams had four players each who scored in double figures. Solna Vikings have a solid three-game winning streak. They moved-up to seventh place, which they share with 08. Solna Vikings will meet KFUM Jamtland (#9) on the road in the next round. 08 Stockholm will play against Uppsala Basket and it may be a tough game between close rivals.
Top scorers:
08: H.Magnusson 17+6reb+2ast, N.Hedstrom 15+7reb+1ast, J.Blom 14+4reb+1ast, B.Cvilak 12+5reb+1ast, K.Nagwere 9+2reb+1ast, J.Akesson 6+1reb
Solna: W.Walker 20+5reb+1ast, L.Gunnarsson 18+5reb+1ast, K.Doychinov 17+8reb+1ast, J.Flowers 15+8reb+2ast, J.Westerlund 10+4reb+4ast, L.Myrthil 9+3reb+1ast
gschID: 132288


Eco Orebro - Norrkoping 64-74

Bottom-ranked Eco Orebro (0-24) tried to put together a comeback for its first victory of the season, but they fell short in the 74-64 loss to third ranked Norrkoping Dolphins (14-9) in Orebro. Eco Orebro was tied at the half but could not keep up in last two quarters eventually losing the game. It was a good game for American guard Andrew Mitchell (181-79, college: Kent St.) who led his team to a victory with 16 points. Lithuanian center Petras Balocka (205-86, college: Hawaii) contributed with 11 points and 7 rebounds (on 6-of-7 shooting from the field) for the winners. Norrkoping Dolphins' coach Paul Burke allowed to play the deep bench players saving starting five for next games. American forward Demond Watt (200-89, college: Texas A&M-CC) replied with 20 points and guard Brandon Barton (192-88) added 16 points in the effort for Eco Orebro. Defending champion maintains third position with 14-9 record behind leader Sodertalje, which they share with LF Basket. Eco Orebro at the other side still closes the standings. Norrkoping Dolphins will play against LF Basket (#4) in Lulea in the next round. Eco Orebro will play at home against LF Basket (#4) in Lulea and hopes to get finally their first victory.
Top scorers:
Eco Orebro: D.Watt 20+4reb+2ast, B.Barton 16+2reb+3ast, P.Hampton 12+4reb+1ast, T.Georgitsis 9+4reb+2ast, B.Toombs 4+13reb+2ast, S.Licartovsky 3+4reb+2ast
Norrkoping: A.Mitchell 16+4reb+3ast, P.Sakinis 13+3reb, P.Balocka 11+7reb, O.Ayuba 9+3reb+5ast, M.Lindquist 8+1reb+3ast, M.Ringstrom 7+6reb+2ast
gschID: 132289


Sodertalje - LF Basket 92-73

The game had a very big importance for third-ranked Sodertalje Kings as it allowed them to take a leadership position. Sodertalje Kings smashed second-best LF Basket at home 92-73. It was a key game for the top position in the league. The game without a history. Sodertalje Kings led from the first minutes and controlled entire game increasing their lead in each quarter. The best player for the winners was American point guard Johnell Smith (185-80, college: New Orleans, agency: Global Sports Plaza) who scored 26 points, 9 rebounds, 6 assists and 4 steals. Lithuanian forward Mantas Griskenas (200-85, college: Wichita St.) chipped in 12 points and 6 rebounds. Sodertalje Kings' coach Vedran Bosnic used an eleven-player rotation which allowed the starters a little rest for the next games. At the other side the best for losing team was American forward Keith Ramsey (205-87, college: Missouri, agency: Hart Sports Mngm) who recorded 15 points and 9 rebounds and American-German center Urule Igbavboa (205-87, college: Valparaiso) added 17 points (on 8-of-10 shooting from the field) respectively. Both teams had four players each who scored in double figures. As mentioned above they are at the top of the standings, which they share with Boras. LF Basket at the other side dropped to the third place with nine games lost. They share the position with Norrkoping. LF Basket will play next round against Eco Orebro trying to get back on the winning streak. Sodertalje Kings will have a break next round, and it should allow them to practice more before next game.
Top scorers:
LF Basket: M.Pahlmblad 18+1reb, E.Salon 17+1reb, U.Igbavboa 17+4reb+1ast, K.Ramsey 15+9reb+1ast, C.Ryan 6+7reb+2ast, T.Kearney 0+1ast
Sodertalje: J.Smith 26+9reb+6ast, T.Borg 14+1reb+1ast, K.Simms 12+7reb, M.Griskenas 12+6reb+1ast, A.Lindqvist 9+2reb, D.Pita 9
gschID: 132290


Sundsvall - Sodertalje 78-84

The game in Sundsvall was also worth to mention about. Third ranked Sodertalje Kings (15-9) played at the court of 5th ranked Sundsvall Dragons (13-11). Sodertalje Kings managed to secure a 6-point victory 84-78. The guests were already 13 points ahead after 3 quarters before a 27-20 Sundsvall Dragons' run in the last quarter cut the lead to 84-78 at the end of the game. Sodertalje Kings made 16-of-19 charity shots (84.2 percent) during the game. The winners were led by American center Kenneth Simms (203-86, college: Cumberland) who had that evening a double-double by scoring 10 points and 10 rebounds and Lithuanian forward Mantas Griskenas (200-85, college: Wichita St.) supported him with 18 points. Even a double-double of 23 points and 11 rebounds by American forward Dino Gregory (200-89, college: Maryland) did not help to save the game for Sundsvall Dragons. Icelandic guard Jakob Sigurdarson (192-82, college: Birm.Southern) added 20 points and 4 assists. Both teams had four players each who scored in double figures. Sodertalje Kings keep a position of league leader, which they share with Boras. Sundsvall Dragons lost third consecutive game. They keep the fifth place with 11 games lost. Both teams do not play next round, which will be an opportunity for some rest.
Top scorers:
Sundsvall: D.Gregory 23+11reb+1ast, J.Sigurdarson 20+2reb+4ast, H.Baeringsson 14+8reb+2ast, J.Pierre 12+2reb+5ast, T.Liden 5+2reb+3ast, W.Gutenius 2+1reb
Sodertalje: M.Griskenas 18+3reb, D.Pita 18+2reb+1ast, J.Smith 14+3reb+4ast, K.Simms 10+10reb+2ast, A.Lindqvist 10+1reb+1ast, A.Chuk 8+4reb+2ast
gschID: 132292


  




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