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Basketligan Standings
 1. BC Lulea 22-8 
 2. Norrkoping 22-8 
 3. Sodertalje 21-9 
 4. Uppsala 18-11 
 5. Jamtland 15-15 
 6. Boras 15-15 
 7. Nassjo 14-17 
 8. Umea 5-25 
 9. Malbas 3-27 
Full Standings
Last:3/21/2017
Basketettan Standings
Superettan
 1. Djurgarden 12-1 
 2. AIK 10-1 
 3. Koping 6-6 
 4. LF Future 5-6 
 5. Wetterbygden 4-7 
 6. Trelleborg 4-8 
 7. Hogsbo 3-8 
 8. Alvik Basket 2-9 
BEHN forts
 1. Norrort 11-3 
 2. KFUM Fryshuset 10-3 
 3. Jamtland II 8-5 
 4. KFUM Central 6-8 
 5. KFUM Blackeberg 4-6 
 6. KFUM Uppsala 4-8 
 7. BG Lulea 3-10 
BEHS forts
 1. IK Eos 14-2 
 2. Eskilstuna 14-2 
 3. Helsingborg 10-7 
 4. Huddinge 7-7 
 5. Lobas 7-9 
 6. RIG Mark 4-12 
 7. Hoganas 3-11 
 8. Talje 3-12 
Stage One Standings
Full Standings
Last:3/22/2017
FIBA Europe Cup Stage Two Standings
Group K
 1. Chalon 5-1 
 2. Gaziantep 5-1 
 3. Sodertalje 1-5 
 4. Targu Mures 1-5 
Group L
 1. Demir IBB 5-1 
 2. Antwerp 4-2 
 3. Gravelines 2-4 
 4. Prievidza 1-5 
Group M
 1. Telekom Bsk 5-1 
 2. Vytautas 4-2 
 3. Oberwart 2-4 
 4. Apoel 1-5 
Group N
 1. Kormend 4-2 
 2. Nanterre 4-2 
 3. Tsmoki-Minsk 3-3 
 4. Bnei Hertzeliyya 1-5 
Group O
 1. Pau-Lacq-Orthez 4-2 
 2. Alba 4-2 
 3. UBT Cluj Napoca 2-4 
 4. BK Pardubice 2-4 
Group P
 1. Groningen 4-2 
 2. Lukoil Acad. 3-3 
 3. Enisey 0-0 
 4. Benfica 0-6 
Group Q
 1. Cibona 0-0 
 2. Ironi Nahariya 0-0 
 3. Kataja Basket 0-0 
 4. Oostende 0-0 
 5. Oradea 0-0 
 6. Spirou 0-0 
 7. Stelmet ZG 0-0 
 8. Usak 0-0 
Stage One Standings
Last:2/9/2017
Stats Leaders
Points Per Game
 Toni BIZACA
  Sodertalje
  (202-F-82)
  Avg: 18.2
 1. Bizaca, Sodertalje18.2 
 2. Washington, Boras18.1 
 3. Cinac, Jamtland17.9 
 4. Bruesewitz, Jamtl.17.4 
 5. Rozzell, BC Lulea16.7 
 6. Darling, Norrkoping16.3 
 7. Oglesby, Umea15.9 
 8. Rodgers, Malbas15.4 
 9. Ronnqvist, BC Lulea15.0 
 10. Lindqvist, Uppsala14.9 
Rebounds Per Game
 Joakim KJELLBOM
  Norrkoping
  (212-C-79)
  Avg: 8.5
 1. Kjellbom, Norrkoping8.5 
 2. Ruffin, Nassjo8.2 
 3. Bruesewitz, Jamtl.8.1 
 4. Valentine, Umea8.0 
 5. Zuilhof, Malbas7.4 
 6. Anzuluni, BC Lulea7.2 
 7. Engstrom, Uppsala6.8 
 8. Cinac, Jamtland6.4 
 9. Maraker, Boras6.4 
 10. Elbaek, Malbas6.4 
Assists Per Game
 Jabril DURHAM
  Jamtland
  (185-G-94)
  Avg: 6.2
 1. Durham, Jamtland6.2 
 2. Washington, Boras5.8 
 3. Mbemba, Umea5.3 
 4. Lejasmeiers, Soder.4.4 
 5. Rozzell, BC Lulea4.0 
 6. Person, Uppsala3.9 
 7. Peltier, Malbas3.8 
 8. Massamba, Soder.3.7 
 9. Johnson, Nassjo3.3 
 10. Petersen, Malbas3.3 
Steals Per Game
 George VALENTINE
  Umea
  (203-F-88)
  Avg: 2.1
 1. Valentine, Umea2.1 
 2. Anzuluni, BC Lulea2.1 
 3. Rozzell, BC Lulea2.1 
 4. Johnson, Nassjo2.1 
 5. Durham, Jamtland1.7 
 6. Person, Uppsala1.6 
 7. Washington, Boras1.6 
 8. Upshur, BC Lulea1.6 
 9. Bruesewitz, Jamtl.1.5 
 10. Smith, Norrkoping1.5 
Blocks Per Game
 Joakim KJELLBOM
  Norrkoping
  (212-C-79)
  Avg: 2.1
 1. Kjellbom, Norrkoping2.1 
 2. Wolfram, Umea1.5 
 3. Purifoy, Jamtland1.5 
 4. Spires, Sodertalje1.4 
 5. Wright, Boras1.2 
 6. Valentine, Umea1.1 
 7. Nilsson, Umea1.1 
 8. Hines, Boras0.9 
 9. Bruesewitz, Jamtl.0.8 
 10. Upshur, BC Lulea0.8 
Player of the Week

 Axel Nordstrom
  Uppsala
  ( 193-F/G-94-91 )
  

 Ronnie Boggs
  Koping
  ( 192-G-78-91 )
  
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Next Round Schedule

Round 35 (Regular Season)

Norrkoping 88% Mar.24 Umea
BC Lulea 75% Mar.24 Jamtland
Nassjo 51% Mar.24 Uppsala
Boras 87% Mar.23 Malbas
Next Round Schedule

Round 10 (Second Stage)

Basketettan
Jamtland II 60% Mar.26 KFUM Blacke
BG Lulea Mar.26 KFUM Cent. 65%
BG Lulea Mar.25 KFUM Uppsal 62%
Lobas 63% Mar.25 Talje
IK Eos 73% Mar.25 Huddinge
Superettan
Trelleborg Mar.26 LF Future 62%
AIK 92% Mar.26 Hogsbo
Alvik Bsk Mar.26 Wetterbygden 52%
Koping Mar.25 Djurgarden 70%
Next Round Schedule

Game 1 (Semi-Finals)

Oostende Mar.29 Chalon 99%
Nanterre Mar.29 Telekom Bsk 53%
Erik Rush selected the top Swedish players playing abroad in last week's games - Jan 20, 2013


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Traditionally, every week we bring you a list of the top performances of Swedish players who are currently playing abroad.


Erik Rush
Erik Rush
   #1. This week's number one is an international small forward Erik Rush (196-88, college: Montana St., currently plays in Italy), who plays in the Italian SerieA. Rush could not help Cimberio Varese (13-2) to beat Umana Venezia (7-8). He scored 8 points and grabbed 7 rebounds. The league leader Cimberio Varese was edged 87-85 on the road by the much lower-ranked Umana Venezia (#9). It was Cimberio Varese's first loss after four consecutive victories. This season Rush averages: 3.9ppg, 1.9rpg, 2FGP: 31.8%, 3FGP: 40.7% and FT: 66.7%. He is a naturalized American. Rush is currently a member of the Swedish senior national team. Strangely he has never played in Sweden.

Thomas Massamba
Thomas Massamba
   #2. Second place goes to an international point guard Thomas Massamba (185-85, currently plays in Bulgaria). Massamba led Lukoil Academik to an easy victory against the sixth-ranked Euroins Cherno More (5-7) crushing them 87-65 in the Bulgarian NBL on Saturday night. He recorded 11 points and added 5 assists (made all of his six free throws) in 22 minutes. Lukoil Academik Sofia (11-2) is placed first in the NBL. This year Massamba's overall stats are: 5.8ppg, 2.7rpg, 4.2apg, 2FGP: 53.6%, 3FGP: 30.4% and FT: 85.7% in the 13 games he played so far. He is in the roster of the Swedish senior national team.

Jeffery Taylor
Jeffery Taylor
   #3. The Swedish player who performed third best last week abroad was former U20 international forward Jeffery Taylor (200-89, college: Vanderbilt, currently plays in NBA). Taylor was not able to help the Charlotte Bobcats (10-30) in their game against the Boston Celtics (20-19) in the NBA. He scored 8 points. The Charlotte Bobcats were defeated 100-89 in Boston by the Celtics. Taylor's total stats this season are: 6.5ppg, 2.2rpg, 2FGP: 43.5%, 3FGP: 36.5% and FT: 82.0%. He is a naturalized American. Taylor played for the Swedish U20 national team five years ago. Apparently he has never played in Sweden.

Viktor Gaddefors
Viktor Gaddefors
   #4. Small forward Viktor Gaddefors (203-92, currently plays in Italy), who plays in the Italian SerieA was not able to secure a victory for SAIE3 BO (6-9) in their last game. Despite Gaddefors' very good performance SAIE3 BO lost 64-79 on the opponent's court to the much higher-ranked (#4) Cantu. He was the top scorer with 15 points in 20 minutes. It was SAIE3 BO's fifth consecutive loss in a row. This year Gaddefors' total stats are: 4.2ppg and 2.7rpg in the 15 games. He is also Swedish national team player.

Kenny Grant
Kenny Grant
   #5. International guard Kenny Grant (188-82, college: Davidson, currently plays in France) contributed to a Sluc Nancy's victory against one of league's weakest teams Poitiers (5-11) 72-66 in the French ProA on Saturday night. Grant scored 10 points and added 3 assists. Sluc Nancy Basket Pro (7-9) is placed tenth in the ProA. Grant has averaged so far 3.4ppg and 1.1apg. 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), who plays in the NCAA couldn't help the Davidson (6-1) in their last game. Despite Czerapowicz's good performance the Davidson lost 57-70 in Statesboro, GA to the Georgia Southern University. He scored 13 points and grabbed 6 rebounds in 36 minutes. Czerapowicz has averaged so far 3.4ppg and 1.1apg in the 16 games. He is a former U20 international player as he played for the Swedish team two years ago.

Jonathan Skjoldebrand
Jonathan Skjoldebrand
   #7. International power forward Jonathan Skjoldebrand (204-83, agency: Ronsport, currently plays in Israel), who plays in the Israeli Winner League couldn't help Hapoel Tel-Aviv (5-8) in their last game. Despite Skjoldebrand's good performance Hapoel Tel-Aviv lost 83-98 in Jerusalem to the higher-ranked (#5) Hapoel J-M. He recorded 10 points in 22 minutes. It was Hapoel Tel-Aviv's fifth consecutive loss in a row. Skjoldebrand has averaged so far 9.3ppg, 4.1rpg and 1.2apg in the 13 games. He is also Swedish national team player.

Jonathan Person
Jonathan Person
   #8. Point guard Jonathan Person (192-93, currently plays in Germany) couldn't help one of league's weakest teams Oettinger Rockets Gotha (6-11) in their game against Finke Baskets (7-11) in the German ProA (second division). He scored 5 points. It was his first game for Oettinger Rockets Gotha this season. Oettinger Rockets Gotha was defeated 97-85 in Paderborn by the higher-ranked Finke Baskets (#12). Person plays currently for the Swedish national team.

Sebastian Norman
Sebastian Norman
   #9. U20 international forward Sebastian Norman (206-92, currently studies in the States) couldn't help the Lamar (0-6) in their game against the Mc Neese State University (2-4) in the NCAA. He cannot count Saturday's game as one of the best ones. Norman recorded only 2 points in 8 minutes on the court. It was his first game for Lamar this season. The Lamar was crushed 74-50 in Lake Charles, LA by the Mc Neese State University. So far Lamar lost all six games in the conference Norman is also in the roster of the Swedish U20 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 Spain) led Caja Laboral to an overtime victory over the league outsider Assignia Manresa (2-15) 101-95 in the Spanish ACB in Sunday night's game. He was MVP of the game. Lampe scored 23 points and grabbed 6 rebounds in 23 minutes. Caja Laboral Vitoria (14-3) is placed second in the ACB. It was his team's seventh consecutive victory in a row. Lampe has relatively good stats this year: 12.5ppg and 5.1rpg in the 17 games he played so far. He has a dual citizenship: Polish and Swedish.

   #2. Experienced Aleksandar Damjanovic (206-C/F-73, currently plays in Cyprus) was the major contributor in Keravnos' victory against the closely-ranked Etha (10-4) 65-54 in the Cypriot Division A last Saturday. Damjanovic recorded 12 points. It was the game of the round between two top 4 ranked teams. Keravnos Strovolou (11-3) is placed first in the Division A. It was his team's fifth consecutive victory in a row. The Regular Season already ended. Damjanovic has averaged so far 6.4ppg and 3.0rpg. He is another player who holds two passports: Swedish and Bosnia and Herzegovina.

   #3. Elias Westerlund (197-F-88, currently plays in Norway) led Asker Aliens to a victory over the league outsider Ammerud Bskt (3-13) crushing them 103-74 in the Norwegian BLNO in Sunday night's game. Westerlund was MVP of the game. He scored 27 points (!!!) and grabbed 5 rebounds. Asker Aliens BC (7-9) is placed second from the bottom (#6) in the BLNO. It was his team's third consecutive victory in a row. It's Westerlund's first season with the team. Westerlund is ranked second on the list of the top scorers in the league. He has individually a very good season with high stats. Westerlund averages: 22.1ppg, 4.7rpg, 1.2apg and 1.2spg.

   #4. Challe Barton (190-G, currently plays college basketball in the States), who plays in the NCAA could not help the Oregon St. (0-5) to beat the Univ.of Calif.at Los Angeles (5-1). He scored only 4 points and added 4 passes in 23 minutes. The Oregon St. lost 64-74 on the road to the Univ.of Calif.at Los Angeles. So far Oregon St. lost all five games in the conference Barton has very impressive stats this year: 22.1ppg, 4.7rpg, 1.2apg and 1.2spg in the 13 games.

   #5. Daniel Bwomono (197-F-77, currently plays in Norway) faced previously mentioned Elias Westerlund in the Norwegian BLNO last game. Bwomono was not able to help one of league's weakest teams Ammerud Bskt (3-13) in their game against Asker Aliens (7-9). He scored only 4 points. The bottom-ranked Ammerud Bskt was crushed 103-74 in Asker by the one of league's weakest teams Aliens (#6). It's Bwomono's first season with the team. Bwomono has averaged so far 3.7ppg and 2.2rpg.   




Gustav
Sundstrom
Basketettan Round 9 (Second Stage): IK Eos keep a leadership position in their group - 15 hours ago
The game had a very big importance for second-ranked IK Eos as it allowed them to take a leadership position in BEHS forts. IK Eos smashed 4th placed Lobas in Lund 106-74. The game was mostly controlled by IK Eos. Lobas managed to win fourth quarter 24-21. But it was not enough to take a lead and get a victory that evening. IK Eos forced 25 Lobas turnovers. They looked well-organized offensively handing out 24 assists. The best player for the winners was guard Gustav Sundstrom (197-91) wh...   [read more]

Charles
Barton
Scafati signs Charles Barton - 2 days ago
Givova Scafati Basket (Serie A2) signed 25-year old Swedish international point guard Charles Barton (193-89kg-92, college: Oregon State, agency: Diamond Sports). He started the season at s.Oliver Wuerzburg in German BBL league. In 16 games he had just 2.5ppg and 1   [read more]

Charles
Barton
Scafati to land Charles Barton - 2 days ago
Givova Scafati Basket (Serie A2) to sign 25-year old Swedish international point guard Charles Barton (193-89kg-92, college: Oregon State, agency: Diamond Sports). He started the season at s.Oliver Wuerzburg in German BBL league. In 16 games he had just 2.5ppg and 1.4apg this season. The last season Barton played at Sundsvall Dragons in Swedish Basketligan where in 34 games he was fourth best scorer with impressive 18.0ppg and averaged 2.1rpg and 5.9apg (top 3). A very impressive season a...   [read more]


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Nordstrom number one in Sweden for round 34 - 3 days ago  
Taylor number one in Swedish Basketettan for round 8 - 3 days ago  
Jeffery Taylor selected the top Swedish players playing abroad in last week's games - 3 days ago  
Basketligan Round 34: #1 BC Lulea are defeated by Uppsala Basket - 4 days ago  
Basketettan Round 8: Taby Basket are defeated by KFUM Blackeberg - 6 days ago  
Kjellbom's 19 points and 8 rebounds give him Player of the Week award - 7 days ago  
Basketligan Round 33: Norrkoping Dolphins defeat Uppsala Basket in the game between Top 4 teams - 8 days ago  
Adrian Rodgers gets MVP of the Week award for Swedish Basketligan - 13 days ago  
Skyttevall's double-double lands him Basketettan (Second Stage) Player of the Week award - 13 days ago  
Basketligan Round 32: Leader BC Lulea loses to Boras Basket - 14 days ago  
Basketettan Round 7 of Second Stage - 14 days ago  
Durham number one in Sweden for round 31 - 16 days ago  
Basketligan Round 31 of Regular Season - 17 days ago  
Marcus Eriksson selected the top Swedish players playing abroad in last week's games - 17 days ago  
Rozzell's double-double lands him Player of the Week award - 20 days ago  
Basketligan Round 30: Sodertalje Kings beat Boras Basket by three after a very close game - 21 days ago  
Oladapo Ayuba gets MVP of the Week award for Swedish Basketettan (Second Stage) - 22 days ago  
Basketettan Round 6 (Second Stage): AIK edge Hogsbo by three points - 23 days ago  
Jonathan Person gets MVP of the Week award for Swedish Basketligan - 24 days ago  
Dino Pita selected the top Swedish players playing abroad in last week's games - 24 days ago  
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