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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 15: Uppsala Basket edges LF Basket by one point - Dec 5, 2012


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Eighth-ranked LF Basket (6-8) made lots of trouble for third ranked Uppsala Basket (11-4) in Lulea on Wednesday. The visitors from Uppsala managed to secure only one-point victory 84-83. However their fans expected much easier game. LF Basket was trailing by 1 point at halftime but managed to get 3-point lead after three quarters before a 18-14 charge of Uppsala Basket, which allowed them to win the game. They made 18-of-22 free shots (81.8 percent) during the game. 25 personal fouls committed by LF Basket helped opponents get some easy free throw opportunities. The game was dominated by American players. The best player for the winners was point guard Thomas Jackson (175-80, college: Butler) who scored 15 points, 7 rebounds and 6 assists. Forward Keith Wright (203-89, college: Harvard) chipped in 14 points, 9 rebounds and 5 blocks. At the other side the best for losing team was guard Henry Dugat (183-87, college: Baylor) who recorded 19 points, 8 rebounds and 4 assists (went 12 for 12 at the free throw line !!!). Uppsala Basket have a solid series of four victories in a row. They moved-up to second place, which they share with Boras. LF Basket at the other side keeps the eighth position with eight games lost. Uppsala Basket is looking forward to face Sodertalje Kings (#5) at home in the next round. LF Basket will play against Eco Orebro and is hoping to prove to their supporters that this time they can win.
An exciting game between Top Four teams was played in Sundsvall. First ranked Sundsvall Dragons faced 4th placed Norrkoping Dolphins. Host Sundsvall Dragons (13-2) defeated guests from Norrkoping (9-5) 71-65. It ended at the same time the six-game winning streak of Norrkoping Dolphins. It was a good game for American guard Michael Cuffee (195-83, college: Middle Tenn.St.) who led his team to a victory with 15 points and 7 rebounds. Jakob Sigurdarson contributed with 15 points and 5 assists for the winners. Latvian point guard Edgars Jeromanovs (186-86) answered with 12 points for Norrkoping Dolphins. Sundsvall Dragons have an impressive series of ten victories in a row. They maintain first place with 13-2 record. Defending champion Norrkoping Dolphins keep the fourth position with five games lost. Sundsvall Dragons will play against Boras Basket (#3) at home in the next round, which may be the game of the day. Norrkoping Dolphins will play against Nassjo and hope to get back on the winning track.
The game with biggest result difference took place in Solna. Local Solna Vikings (8-7) outscored 12th ranked Nassjo (2-13) 88-61 on Tuesday night. Worth to mention a quality performance of Donald Johnson who helped to win the game recording a double-double by scoring 12 points, 10 rebounds and 4 assists. The best for the losing side was William Walker with a double-double by scoring 16 points and 12 rebounds. The winner was already known earlier in the game, so both coaches allowed to play the bench players saving starting five for next games. Solna Vikings maintains seventh place with 8-7 record. Nassjo lost their third game in a row. Newly promoted team stay at the bottom position with 13 games lost. Solna Vikings will meet higher ranked 08 Stockholm (#6) on the road in the next round and it will be quite challenging to get another victory. Nassjo will play against Norrkoping Dolphins (#4) in Norrkoping and hope to secure a win.

In the last two games of round 15 Eagles was crushed by Boras in a road game 95-71. Jamtland beat Eco Orebro at home 76-72.
The best stats of 15th round was 25 points, 5 rebounds and 6 assists by Terell Castle of Eco Orebro.



LF Basket - Uppsala 83-84

Eighth-ranked LF Basket (6-8) made lots of trouble for third ranked Uppsala Basket (11-4) in Lulea on Wednesday. The visitors from Uppsala managed to secure only one-point victory 84-83. However their fans expected much easier game. LF Basket was trailing by 1 point at halftime but managed to get 3-point lead after three quarters before a 18-14 charge of Uppsala Basket, which allowed them to win the game. They made 18-of-22 free shots (81.8 percent) during the game. 25 personal fouls committed by LF Basket helped opponents get some easy free throw opportunities. The game was dominated by American players. The best player for the winners was point guard Thomas Jackson (175-80, college: Butler) who scored 15 points, 7 rebounds and 6 assists. Forward Keith Wright (203-89, college: Harvard) chipped in 14 points, 9 rebounds and 5 blocks. At the other side the best for losing team was guard Henry Dugat (183-87, college: Baylor) who recorded 19 points, 8 rebounds and 4 assists (went 12 for 12 at the free throw line !!!) and power forward Esian Henderson (204-86, college: Central Mo.) added 13 points and 10 rebounds respectively. Both teams had five players each who scored in double figures. Uppsala Basket have a solid series of four victories in a row. They moved-up to second place, which they share with Boras. LF Basket at the other side keeps the eighth position with eight games lost. Uppsala Basket is looking forward to face Sodertalje Kings (#5) at home in the next round. LF Basket will play against Eco Orebro and is hoping to prove to their supporters that this time they can win.
Top scorers:
Uppsala: T.Jackson 15+7reb+6ast, J.Jeansson 14+1reb+2ast, S.Grundberg 14+4reb+3ast, K.Wright 14+9reb, A.Nordstrom 13+4reb, R.Carter 6+1reb+3ast
LF Basket: H.Dugat 19+8reb+4ast, U.Igbavboa 16+6reb, E.Henderson 13+10reb+1ast, S.Ali Hussein 12+3reb+2ast, M.Soskic 11+2reb+1ast, J.Akesson 6+2reb+4ast
gschID: 181996


Boras - Eagles 95-71

There was no surprise when 9th ranked White Eagles (4-11) were crushed on the road by third ranked Boras Basket (11-4) 95-71 on Tuesday. The game without a history. Boras Basket led from the first minutes and controlled entire game increasing their lead in each quarter. They made 25-of-32 free shots (78.1 percent) during the game, while White Eagles only scored seven points from the stripe. It was a great evening for American-Israeli guard Jason Thomas (191-82, college: American) who led his team to a victory with a double-double by scoring 16 points and 10 rebounds. The former international center Michael Palm (209-79, college: W.Washington, agency: R.H.Consultancy) helped adding 15 points and 11 rebounds. Five Boras Basket players scored in double figures. Boras Basket's coach Pat Ryan felt very confident that he used 10 players which allowed the starters a little rest for the next games. The best for the losing side was the former international guard Serkan Inan (198-86) with 23 points and 8 rebounds and Serbian guard Nenad Stefanovic (193-85, agency: Beo Basket) scored 14 points, 8 rebounds and 6 assists. Boras Basket moved-up to second place, which they share with Uppsala. White Eagles lost their third game in a row. Newly promoted team keep the ninth position with 11 games lost. They share it with Jamtland. Boras Basket will meet league's leader Sundsvall Dragons on the road in the next round and it will be for sure the game of the week. White Eagles will play against KFUM Jamtland (#9) and it may be a tough game between close rivals.
Top scorers:
Boras: C.McKnight 20+5reb+1ast, J.Thomas 16+10reb+2ast, T.Oglesby 16+2reb+2ast, J.Miller 15+3reb+3ast, M.Palm 15+11reb+1ast, H.Carlsson 7+1reb+5ast
Eagles: S.Inan 23+8reb, N.Stefanovic 14+8reb+6ast, D.Kitanovic 10+1ast, K.Kocergin 6+2reb+3ast, A.Micovic 6+5reb+1ast, S.Schuszler 4+4reb
gschID: 181993


Jamtland - Eco Orebro 76-72

Everything could happen at the game between two tied teams. Both eleventh ranked KFUM Jamtland and 10th ranked Eco Orebro had identical 3-11 record. This time KFUM Jamtland used a home court advantage and defeated the opponent from Orebro 76-72 on Tuesday night. Eco Orebro was trailing by 1 point at halftime but managed to get 1-point lead after three quarters before a 23-18 charge of KFUM Jamtland, which allowed them to win the game. It was a great evening for American guard Darryl Hudson (195-85, college: Howard) who led his team to a victory scoring 19 points, 5 rebounds and 4 assists. American-Liberian power forward Boakai Lalugba (202-81, college: Bucknell) helped adding 12 points and 11 rebounds. Four KFUM Jamtland players scored in double figures. The best for the losing side was American-Bosnian point guard Terell Castle (182-72, college: Nicholls St., agency: Court Side) with 25 points, 5 rebounds and 6 assists and American forward Darris Santee (203-87, college: UNLV) scored 15 points and 5 rebounds. KFUM Jamtland (4-11) moved-up to ninth place, which they share with Eagles. Eco Orebro lost their sixth game in a row. They dropped to the eleventh position with 12 games lost. KFUM Jamtland will meet White Eagles (#10) in the next round. Eco Orebro will play against LF Basket in Lulea and hope to secure a win.
Top scorers:
Jamtland: D.Hudson 19+5reb+4ast, A.Karlsson 16+2reb, J.Ronstrom 14+10reb, B.Lalugba 12+11reb+1ast, S.Hellgren 5+6reb+6ast, D.Klaric 4+2reb+1ast
Eco Orebro: T.Castle 25+5reb+6ast, D.Santee 15+5reb+1ast, F.Urli 14+6reb, B.Barton 8+1reb+2ast, P.McDonald 5+4reb+1ast, F.Larsson 3+2reb+1ast
gschID: 181992


Solna - Nassjo 88-61

The game with biggest result difference took place in Solna. Local Solna Vikings (8-7) outscored 12th ranked Nassjo (2-13) 88-61 on Tuesday night. The game without a history. Solna Vikings led from the first minutes and controlled entire game increasing their lead in each quarter. They made 22-of-25 free shots (88.0 percent) during the game, while Nassjo only scored four points from the stripe. Solna Vikings forced 21 Nassjo turnovers. They looked well-organized offensively handing out 23 assists comparing to just 8 passes made by Nassjo's players. Worth to mention a quality performance of American forward Donald Johnson (201, college: CSU Bakersfield) who helped to win the game recording a double-double by scoring 12 points, 10 rebounds and 4 assists. Greek center Stavros Toutziarakis (210-87, agency: FCM) helped adding 16 points and 9 rebounds. The best for the losing side was American forward William Walker (200-87, college: Bethel, IN, agency: Warren Sports International) with a double-double by scoring 16 points and 12 rebounds and Canadian guard Tut Ruach (188-85) scored 22 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. Solna Vikings maintains seventh place with 8-7 record. Nassjo lost their third game in a row. Newly promoted team stay at the bottom position with 13 games lost. Solna Vikings will meet higher ranked 08 Stockholm (#6) on the road in the next round and it will be quite challenging to get another victory. Nassjo will play against Norrkoping Dolphins (#4) in Norrkoping and hope to secure a win.
Top scorers:
Solna: K.Lewis 19+3reb+3ast, S.Toutziarakis 16+9reb, J.Sedlak 13+2reb, D.Johnson 12+10reb+4ast, J.Nystrom 8+1reb+1ast, R.Ahonen 8+4reb+3ast
Nassjo: T.Ruach 22+2reb+2ast, W.Walker 16+12reb+1ast, S.Lukasiak 6+8reb, K.Palmqvist 5+1ast, S.Damjanovic 5+3reb, M.Homelius 3
gschID: 181991


Sundsvall - Norrkoping 71-65

An exciting game between Top Four teams was played in Sundsvall. First ranked Sundsvall Dragons faced 4th placed Norrkoping Dolphins. Host Sundsvall Dragons (13-2) defeated guests from Norrkoping (9-5) 71-65. It ended at the same time the six-game winning streak of Norrkoping Dolphins. Norrkoping Dolphins were ahead by 2 points at the halftime before a 33-25 second half run of Sundsvall Dragons. They dominated on the defensive end, holding Norrkoping Dolphins to just 7 points in fourth quarter. It was a good game for American guard Michael Cuffee (195-83, college: Middle Tenn.St.) who led his team to a victory with 15 points and 7 rebounds. Icelandic point guard Jakob Sigurdarson (192-82, college: Birm.Southern) contributed with 15 points and 5 assists for the winners. Latvian point guard Edgars Jeromanovs (186-86) answered with 12 points and international Anton Saks (200-89) added 7 points in the effort for Norrkoping Dolphins. Sundsvall Dragons have an impressive series of ten victories in a row. They maintain first place with 13-2 record. Defending champion Norrkoping Dolphins keep the fourth position with five games lost. Sundsvall Dragons will play against Boras Basket (#3) at home in the next round, which may be the game of the day. Norrkoping Dolphins will play against Nassjo and hope to get back on the winning track.
Top scorers:
Sundsvall: M.Cuffee 15+7reb+2ast, J.Sigurdarson 15+3reb+5ast, A.Wesby 12+2reb+1ast, T.Liden 8+2reb+1ast, H.Baeringsson 8+8reb+2ast, D.Eliasson 7+1reb
Norrkoping: E.Jeromanovs 12+3reb+1ast, O.Ayuba 10+2reb+1ast, P.Hampton 9+1reb+1ast, P.Ermolinskij 7+3reb+2ast, A.Saks 7+4reb+2ast, K.Gabriel 6+3reb
gschID: 181995


  




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