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Basketligan Standings
 1. BC Lulea 0-0 
 2. Boras 0-0 
 3. Jamtland 0-0 
 4. Malbas 0-0 
 5. Nassjo 0-0 
 6. Norrkoping 0-0 
 7. Sodertalje 0-0 
 8. Umea 0-0 
 9. Uppsala 0-0 
Last:7/30/2016
Basketettan Standings
North
 1. AIK 0-0 
 2. Alvik Basket 0-0 
 3. BG Lulea 0-0 
 4. Djurgarden 0-0 
 5. Jamtland II 0-0 
 6. KFUM Blackeberg 0-0 
 7. KFUM Central 0-0 
 8. KFUM Fryshuset 0-0 
 9. KFUM Uppsala 0-0 
 10. LF Future 0-0 
 11. Norrort 0-0 
 12. Solna Vikings 0-0 
South
 1. Eskilstuna 0-0 
 2. Helsingborg 0-0 
 3. Hoganas 0-0 
 4. Hogsbo 0-0 
 5. Huddinge 0-0 
 6. IK Eos 0-0 
 7. Koping 0-0 
 8. Lobas 0-0 
 9. RIG Mark 0-0 
 10. Talje 0-0 
 11. Trelleborg 0-0 
 12. Wetterbygden 0-0 
Last:7/30/2016
FIBA Europe Cup Standings
Group A
 1. Alba 0-0 
 2. Chalon 0-0 
Group B
 1. Gravelines 0-0 
 2. Limburg United 0-0 
Group C
 1. Mons-Hainaut 0-0 
 2. Telekom Bsk 0-0 
Group D
 1. Antwerp 0-0 
 2. Nanterre 0-0 
Group E
 1. Oberwart 0-0 
 2. Pau-Lacq-Orthez 0-0 
Group F
 1. Bnei Hertzeliyya 0-0 
 2. Steaua CSM 0-0 
Group G
 1. Gaziantep 0-0 
 2. Peja 0-0 
Group H
 1. Enisey 0-0 
 2. Sigal Prishtina 0-0 
Group I
 1. TLU/Kalev 0-0 
 2. Vytautas 0-0 
Group J
 1. Apoel 0-0 
 2. BK Opava 0-0 
 3. Siauliai 0-0 
Group Q
 1. Demir IBB 0-0 
 2. Kormend 0-0 
 3. Sopron KC 0-0 
 4. Targu Mures 0-0 
Last:8/9/2016
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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First Round Schedule
Sodertalje 50% Oct.8 Norrkoping
Malbas 50% Oct.7 Nassjo
Umea 50% Oct.7 BC Lulea
Boras 50% Oct.6 Jamtland
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Hoganas 50% Oct.2 Hogsbo
KFUM Cent. 50% Oct.2 Jamtland II
KFUM Uppsal 50% Oct.2 BG Lulea
Trelleborg 50% Oct.2 Helsingborg
Huddinge 50% Oct.2 Wetterbygden
KFUM Blacke 50% Oct.2 LF Future
KFUM Uppsal 50% Oct.1 Jamtland II
Talje 50% Oct.1 Wetterbygden
Lobas 50% Oct.1 Hogsbo
AIK 50% Oct.1 KFUM Blacke
KFUM Fryshu 50% Oct.1 BG Lulea
RIG Mark 50% Oct.1 IK Eos
Solna Viking 50% Oct.1 LF Future
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Sopron KC 50% Sep.28 Kormend
Targu Mures 50% Sep.28 Demir IBB
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Jeffery Taylor selected the top Swedish players playing abroad in last week's games - Dec 9, 2012


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Here is the weekly review of the top performing Swedish players, who play currently abroad.


Jeffery Taylor
Jeffery Taylor
   #1. This week's number one is former U20 international forward Jeffery Taylor (200-89, college: Vanderbilt, currently plays in NBA), who plays in the NBA. Taylor could not help the Charlotte Bobcats (7-12) in their last game on Monday. Despite his good performance the Charlotte Bobcats were defeated in an overtime 118-112 on the road by the Portland Trail Blazers. Taylor recorded 11 points and grabbed 4 rebounds. But this is still an early stage of the season and everything may happen. It's Taylor's first year with the team. He has relatively good stats this season: 8.0ppg, 2.4rpg, 2FGP: 48.1%, 3FGP: 32.6% and FT: 80.8%. Taylor is a naturalized American. He played for the Swedish U20 national team four years ago. Strangely Taylor has never played in Sweden.

Kenny Grant
Kenny Grant
   #2. Second place goes to an international guard Kenny Grant (188-82, college: Davidson, currently plays in France). He led Sluc Nancy to an easy victory against the closely-ranked Limoges CSP Elite (1-9) 90-72 in the French ProA on Saturday night. Grant recorded 14 points and added 4 passes in a mere 18 minutes. Sluc Nancy Basket Pro (4-6) is placed 11th in the ProA. But the season just started, so everything may happen. This year Grant averages: 2.3ppg, 1.1apg, 2FGP: 11.1%, 3FGP: 37.5% in the 10 games he played so far. He is in the roster of the Swedish senior national team.

Joakim Kjellbom
Joakim Kjellbom
   #3. The Swedish player who performed third best last week abroad was an experienced international center Joakim Kjellbom (213-79, college: N.Arizona, currently plays in Georgia). Kjellbom was not able to help Armia (5-2) in their game against Energy Invest (7-1) in the Georgian Superleague. Despite his very good performance in Friday night's game He was the top scorer with 18 points. Kjellbom also added 7 rebounds. There are only three games left until the end of the Regular Season. So now every game will be critical. This season Kjellbom has relatively solid stats: 10.4ppg, 6.0rpg, 1.1spg, 2FGP: 65.3%(32-49) and FT: 56.3%. He is also a member of the Swedish senior national team.

Thomas Massamba
Thomas Massamba
   #4. Point guard Thomas Massamba (185-85, currently plays in Eurocup) contributed to an easy victory against the closely-ranked Spirou Charleroi (0-5) 79-61 in the Eurocup last Tuesday. Massamba scored 8 points in 20 minutes. It was the game of the round between two top 4 ranked teams. Lukoil Academik Sofia (2-3) is placed third in the Eurocup. They ended the series of three consecutive loses. His team will play only one more game in the Eurocup Regular Season. And now that game is very crucial. This year Massamba's overall stats are: 3.2ppg, 1.8rpg and 1.2apg in the five games. He is also Swedish national team player.

Brice Massamba
Brice Massamba
   #5. International power forward Brice Massamba (208-88, college: UNLV, currently plays in Croatia) was not able to secure a victory for Djuro Djakovic (4-5) in their game against Krizevci (4-5) in the Croatian A1. Despite his good performance on Saturday night Massamba scored 12 points and grabbed 9 rebounds. Massamba belongs to league's best rebounders and is ranked #5. His total stats this season are: 9.5ppg, 6.5rpg and 1.3apg. Massamba has a dual citizenship: Swedish and DR Congolese. He plays currently for the Swedish national team.

Chris Czerapowicz
Chris Czerapowicz
   #6. Guard Chris Czerapowicz (201-91, currently plays college basketball in the States) contributed to an easy victory against the Univ.of Tennessee - Chattanooga (0-1) crushing them 81-55 in the NCAA in Saturday night's game. Czerapowicz scored 8 points and grabbed 6 rebounds in 19 minutes. The Davidson College has 2-0 conference record this season. But the season is still in it's first stage and everything can happen. This year Czerapowicz's total stats are: 9.5ppg, 6.5rpg and 1.3apg in the eight games. He is U20 international player as he played for the Swedish team one years ago.

Jonathan Skjoldebrand
Jonathan Skjoldebrand
   #7. International power forward Jonathan Skjoldebrand (204-83, agency: Ronsport, currently plays in Israel) couldn't help Hapoel Tel-Aviv (4-3) in their game against Maccabi T-A (7-1) in the Israeli Winner League. Skjoldebrand scored only 4 points. Hapoel Tel-Aviv was badly defeated 91-72 in a derby game by the leading Maccabi T-A. Skjoldebrand has reliable stats this season: 10.1ppg and 3.9rpg. He is also Swedish national team player.

Christian Maraker
Christian Maraker
   #8. Power forward Christian Maraker (206-82, college: Pacific, currently plays in Japan) couldn't help Panasonic Trians (11-8) in their game against Toyota Alvark (17-2) in the Japanese JBL. Maraker recorded 5 points in 10 minutes. Panasonic Trians were crushed 100-74 in Fuchu by the leading Toyota Alvark. It's Maraker's first season with the team. He has averaged so far 4.2ppg and 4.6rpg in the 12 games. Maraker plays currently for the Swedish national team.

Andreas Schreiber
Andreas Schreiber
   #9. International center Andreas Schreiber (206-87, agency: Two Points, college: Pennsylvania, currently plays in France) contributed to a Vendee Challans' victory against the closely-ranked Union Rennes (4-7) 83-75 in the French NM1 (third division) last Saturday. Schreiber scored 7 points and grabbed 6 rebounds in 20 minutes. Vendee Challans Basket (3-8) is placed second from the bottom (#15) in the NM1. But there are still lots of games to play and it's a long way to go. Schreiber's stats this year are: 11.7ppg and 5.7rpg in the three games. He is also in the roster of the Swedish national team.

Elias Desport
Elias Desport
   #10. Forward Elias Desport (201-92, currently studies in the States) couldn't help the one of league's weakest teams St.Peter's (1-1) in their game against the Loyola College (1-1) in the NCAA. Desport cannot count Saturday's game as one of the best ones. He scored only 1 points. The St.Peter's was defeated 61-55 in Baltimore, MD by the Loyola College. Desport averaged so far 11.7ppg and 5.7rpg. He is a former U18 international player as two years ago he still played for the Swedish national team.


The list of other players, who all have Swedish passport but never been selected to any of Swedish national teams:

   #1. Maciej Lampe (211-F/C-85, currently plays in Euroleague) was the major contributor in a Caja Laboral's victory against the closely-ranked Anadolu Efes (5-4) 91-76 in the Euroleague in Friday night's game. He scored 17 points and grabbed 7 rebounds in 26 minutes. Caja Laboral Vitoria (3-6) is placed fourth in group C. Lampe's team will play only one more game in the Euroleague Regular Season. And that game will be critical. Lampe has relatively good stats this year: 11.4ppg and 5.3rpg in the nine games he played so far. He has a dual citizenship: Polish and Swedish.

   #2. Experienced Aleksandar Damjanovic (206-C/F-73, currently plays in EuroChallenge), who plays in Cyprus could not help Keravnos (2-3) to beat Joensuun Kataja (3-2). He cannot count Tuesday's game as one of the best ones. Damjanovic scored only 1 points. The third-placed Keravnos was defeated 71-66 on the road by the second-ranked Joensuun_Kataja in the group B of EuroChallenge. His team will play only one more game in the EuroChallenge Regular Season. And now that game is very crucial. Damjanovic has averaged so far 3.3ppg and 1.3rpg. He is another player who holds two passports: Swedish and Bosnia and Herzegovina.

   #3. Elias Westerlund (197-F-88, currently plays in Norway), who plays in the Norwegian BLNO was not able to help one of league's weakest teams one of league's weakest teams Asker Aliens (4-9) in their last game. Despite Westerlund's good performance Asker Aliens was edged 84-82 at home by the higher-ranked (#5) Baerum Basket. He scored 11 points and added 3 passes in 26 minutes. Westerlund belongs to league's top scorers and is ranked #2 with 21.9ppg. He also averaged so far 4.4rpg and 1.4spg in the 10 games.
  




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