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Basketligan Standings
 1. BC Lulea 0-0 
 2. Boras 0-0 
 3. Jamtland 0-0 
 4. Nassjo 0-0 
 5. Norrkoping 0-0 
 6. Sodertalje 0-0 
 7. Umea 0-0 
 8. Uppsala 0-0 
Last:6/23/2017
Basketettan Standings
North
 1. AIK 0-0 
 2. Akropol 0-0 
 3. BG Lulea 0-0 
 4. Jamtland II 0-0 
 5. KFUM Blackeberg 0-0 
 6. KFUM Central 0-0 
 7. KFUM Fryshuset 0-0 
 8. KFUM Lidingo 0-0 
 9. KFUM Uppsala 0-0 
 10. Nacka Basket 0-0 
 11. Norrort 0-0 
 12. Sundsvall 0-0 
South
 1. Bankeryd 0-0 
 2. Boras II 0-0 
 3. Brahe Basket 0-0 
 4. Eskilstuna 0-0 
 5. Haga BG 0-0 
 6. Hammarby 0-0 
 7. Helsingborg 0-0 
 8. Huddinge 0-0 
 9. Lobas 0-0 
 10. Orebro 0-0 
 11. RIG Mark 0-0 
Last:6/23/2017
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
 James WASHINGTON
  Boras
  (182-PG-87)
  Avg: 18.1
 1. Washington, Boras18.1 
 2. Rozzell, BC Lulea17.3 
 3. Bruesewitz, Jamtl.17.1 
 4. Bizaca, Sodertalje16.7 
 5. Anzuluni, BC Lulea16.1 
 6. Cinac, Jamtland16.0 
 7. Oglesby, Umea15.7 
 8. Rodgers, Malbas15.4 
 9. Darling, Norrkoping15.1 
 10. Durham, Jamtland14.9 
Rebounds Per Game
 Joakim KJELLBOM
  Norrkoping
  (212-C-79)
  Avg: 9
 1. Kjellbom, Norrkoping9.0 
 2. Valentine, Umea8.4 
 3. Ruffin, Nassjo8.3 
 4. Bruesewitz, Jamtl.8.1 
 5. Engstrom, Uppsala7.1 
 6. Maraker, Boras6.8 
 7. Anzuluni, BC Lulea6.8 
 8. Nordstrom, Uppsala6.5 
 9. Elbaek, Malbas6.3 
 10. Cinac, Jamtland6.0 
Assists Per Game
 Jabril DURHAM
  Jamtland
  (185-G-94)
  Avg: 6.3
 1. Durham, Jamtland6.3 
 2. Washington, Boras5.8 
 3. Massamba, Soder.4.3 
 4. Rozzell, BC Lulea4.2 
 5. Lejasmeiers, Soder.4.0 
 6. Person, Uppsala4.0 
 7. Peltier, Malbas3.7 
 8. Petersen, Malbas3.3 
 9. Smith, Norrkoping3.2 
 10. Ronnqvist, BC Lulea3.2 
Steals Per Game
 Yannick ANZULUNI
  BC Lulea
  (205-F-87)
  Avg: 2
 1. Anzuluni, BC Lulea2.0 
 2. Valentine, Umea2.0 
 3. Rozzell, BC Lulea1.8 
 4. Durham, Jamtland1.8 
 5. Johnson, Nassjo1.8 
 6. Upshur, BC Lulea1.7 
 7. Washington, Boras1.6 
 8. Barnes, Nassjo1.5 
 9. Ruffin, Nassjo1.4 
 10. Person, Uppsala1.4 
Blocks Per Game
 Joakim KJELLBOM
  Norrkoping
  (212-C-79)
  Avg: 2
 1. Kjellbom, Norrkoping2.0 
 2. Spires, Sodertalje1.6 
 3. Wolfram, Umea1.5 
 4. Purifoy, Jamtland1.4 
 5. Nilsson, Umea1.1 
 6. Wright, Boras1.1 
 7. Valentine, Umea1.0 
 8. Hines, Boras0.9 
 9. Upshur, BC Lulea0.8 
 10. Johnson, Sodertalje0.8 
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Basketligan Round 29: Leader BC Lulea lose to Sodertalje Kings - Feb 25, 2017


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Tanel Kurbas
The Regular Season in Basketligan is slowly approaching the end. But there may be still some important changes in the final standings in the last 7 rounds.

Top ranked BC Lulea (20-6) recorded its sixth loss on the court of third ranked Sodertalje Kings on Friday night. Visitors were defeated by Sodertalje Kings 82-67. It ended at the same time the two-game winning streak of BC Lulea. It may be a crucial game in the contest 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. Sodertalje Kings outrebounded BC Lulea 35-22 including a 26-15 advantage in defensive rebounds. The best player for the winners was Estonian guard Tanel Kurbas (197-88) who scored 21 points. Croatian forward Toni Bizaca (202-82, agency: XL Basketball Agency) chipped in 19 points and 5 rebounds. American guard Brandon Rozzell (188-89, college: VCU) produced 17 points and 5 assists for the guests. BC Lulea's coach Peter Oqvist rotated ten players which allowed the starters a little rest for the next games. Defending champion (17-7) moved-up to second place, which they share with Norrkoping. BC Lulea at the other side still keeps top position with six games lost. Sodertalje Kings is looking forward to face Boras Basket (#6) on the road in the next round. BC Lulea will play against the league's second-placed Norrkoping Dolphins (#2) and it may be a tough game between close rivals.
The game in Umea supposed to be also worth to mention about. Sixth ranked Boras Basket (14-12) played at the court of 8th ranked Umea (4-22). Boras Basket smashed Umea 93-69. American forward Shaquille Hines (203-93, college: UTRGV) orchestrated the victory by scoring 21 points and 8 rebounds. Christian Maraker contributed with 15 points and 10 rebounds for the winners. Boras Basket's coach Jonte Karlsson felt very confident that he used 10 players and allowed the starting five to rest. The former international point guard Rudy Mbemba (184-87) answered with 17 points, 7 rebounds and 5 assists for Umea. Boras Basket moved-up to fifth place, which they share with Jamtland. Umea lost sixth consecutive game. They keep the eighth position with 22 games lost. Boras Basket will play against higher ranked Sodertalje Kings (#3) at home in the next round and it will be quite challenging to get another victory. Umea will play against Nassjo (#7) and it may be a tough game between close rivals.
The game with biggest result difference took place in Malmo. Local Malbas (2-24) were outscored by fifth ranked Uppsala Basket (14-10) 90-55 on Friday night. Jonathan Person stepped up and scored 21 points and 7 assists for the winners. Jordan Peltier responded with 14 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. Uppsala Basket moved-up to fourth place. Malbas lost fourth consecutive game. They stay dead last with 24 lost games. Uppsala Basket will meet at home KFUM Jamtland (#5) in the next round. Malbas will have a break next round.

In the last two games of round 29 Nassjo were defeated by Jamtland in a road game 93-78. Sodertalje beat Malbas at home 89-72.
The best stats of 29th round was 28 points by Valter Lindstrom of Sodertalje.

Malbas - Uppsala 55-90

The game with biggest result difference took place in Malmo. Local Malbas (2-24) were outscored by fifth ranked Uppsala Basket (14-10) 90-55 on Friday night. The guests trailed by 2 points after first quarter, but they stormed back to get the 5-point lead at the halftime and eventually won the game 90-55. Uppsala Basket dominated down low during the game scoring 44 of its points in the paint compared to Malbas' 18. Uppsala Basket forced 19 Malbas turnovers. They shot the lights out from three sinking 13 long-distance shots on high 56.5 percentage. Uppsala Basket looked well-organized offensively handing out 33 assists comparing to just 17 passes made by Malbas' players. The former international point guard Jonathan Person (190-93, agency: Interperformances) stepped up and scored 21 points and 7 assists for the winners and swingman Anes Zekovic (195-95) chipped in 12 points and 6 assists. Four Uppsala Basket players scored in double figures. Guard Jordan Peltier (193-95) responded with 14 points and American Josh Ritchart (206-92, college: Cal-Davis) scored 8 points and 6 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. Uppsala Basket moved-up to fourth place. Malbas lost fourth consecutive game. They stay dead last with 24 lost games. Uppsala Basket will meet at home KFUM Jamtland (#5) in the next round. Malbas will have a break next round.
Top scorers:
Uppsala: J.Person 21+4reb+7ast, A.Zekovic 12+4reb+6ast, C.Engstrom 11+9reb+2ast, S.Norman 10+1reb+3ast, O.Nnamaka 10+1reb+3ast, A.Person 8+3reb+6ast
Malbas: J.Peltier 14+2reb+2ast, E.Isovic 9, A.Rodgers 9+3ast, J.Ritchart 8+6reb+2ast, S.Petersen 7+1reb+5ast, L.Elbaek 5+5reb+2ast
gschID: 477219


Sodertalje - BC Lulea 82-67

Top ranked BC Lulea (20-6) recorded its sixth loss on the court of third ranked Sodertalje Kings on Friday night. Visitors were defeated by Sodertalje Kings 82-67. It ended at the same time the two-game winning streak of BC Lulea. It may be a crucial game in the contest 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. Sodertalje Kings outrebounded BC Lulea 35-22 including a 26-15 advantage in defensive rebounds. The best player for the winners was Estonian guard Tanel Kurbas (197-88) who scored 21 points. Croatian forward Toni Bizaca (202-82, agency: XL Basketball Agency) chipped in 19 points and 5 rebounds. American guard Brandon Rozzell (188-89, college: VCU) produced 17 points and 5 assists and the former international forward Tom Liden (202-87) added 19 points respectively for the guests. BC Lulea's coach Peter Oqvist rotated ten players which allowed the starters a little rest for the next games. Defending champion (17-7) moved-up to second place, which they share with Norrkoping. BC Lulea at the other side still keeps top position with six games lost. Sodertalje Kings is looking forward to face Boras Basket (#6) on the road in the next round. BC Lulea will play against the league's second-placed Norrkoping Dolphins (#2) and it may be a tough game between close rivals.
Top scorers:
Sodertalje: T.Kurbas 21+4reb+1ast, T.Bizaca 19+5reb+1ast, V.Lindstrom 16+1reb+1ast, D.Lejasmeiers 8+5reb+8ast, T.Massamba 6+6reb+5ast, N.Spires 6+6reb
BC Lulea: T.Liden 19+3reb, B.Rozzell 17+2reb+5ast, Y.Anzuluni 14+5reb, Q.Upshur 8+9reb+3ast, A.Ronnqvist 7+1reb+1ast, J.Larsson 2+1ast
gschID: 477217


Umea - Boras 69-93

The game in Umea supposed to be also worth to mention about. Sixth ranked Boras Basket (14-12) played at the court of 8th ranked Umea (4-22). Boras Basket smashed Umea 93-69. The game without a history. Boras Basket led from the first minutes and controlled entire game increasing their lead in each quarter. Boras Basket forced 19 Umea turnovers. American forward Shaquille Hines (203-93, college: UTRGV) orchestrated the victory by scoring 21 points and 8 rebounds. The former international Christian Maraker (207-82, college: Pacific) contributed with a double-double by scoring 15 points and 10 rebounds for the winners. Four Boras Basket players scored in double figures. Boras Basket's coach Jonte Karlsson felt very confident that he used 10 players and allowed the starting five to rest. The former international point guard Rudy Mbemba (184-87) answered with 17 points, 7 rebounds and 5 assists and center Andre Nilsson (209-90) added 11 points and 9 rebounds in the effort for Umea. Boras Basket moved-up to fifth place, which they share with Jamtland. Umea lost sixth consecutive game. They keep the eighth position with 22 games lost. Boras Basket will play against higher ranked Sodertalje Kings (#3) at home in the next round and it will be quite challenging to get another victory. Umea will play against Nassjo (#7) and it may be a tough game between close rivals.
Top scorers:
Boras: S.Hines 21+8reb+2ast, C.Maraker 15+10reb+1ast, J.Seagears 14+3reb+5ast, J.Sigurdarson 14+2reb+5ast, E.Lundstedt 11+1reb+2ast, T.Wright 9+6reb+1ast
Umea: R.Mbemba 17+7reb+5ast, A.Frank 11+1reb+2ast, A.Nilsson 11+9reb, J.Ronstrom 9+6reb+1ast, E.Saleman 8+2reb, J.Wolfram 6+9reb+4ast
gschID: 477218


Jamtland - Nassjo 93-78

There was no surprise when 7th ranked Nassjo (12-14) was defeated on the road by fifth ranked KFUM Jamtland (14-12) 93-78 on Thursday. The game was mostly controlled by KFUM Jamtland. Nassjo managed to win second period 25-24. But it was not enough to take a lead and get a victory that evening. KFUM Jamtland forced 20 Nassjo turnovers. Strangely Nassjo outrebounded KFUM Jamtland 44-31 including a 30-19 advantage in defensive rebounds. The game was dominated by American players. Guard Jabril Durham (185-94, college: Arkansas) stepped up and scored 24 points and 4 assists for the winners and forward Mike Bruesewitz (201-90, college: Wisconsin) chipped in 18 points, 6 rebounds and 5 assists. Center Dartaye Ruffin (205-91, college: Drexel, agency: Dynamics Global Management) responded with a double-double by scoring 16 points and 11 rebounds and guard Reginald Johnson (191-94, college: Hampton) scored 18 points. Four Nassjo players scored in double figures. Both coaches used bench players and allowed the starting five to get some rest. KFUM Jamtland have a solid series of three victories in a row. They maintain fifth place with 14-12 record, which they share with Boras. Loser Nassjo keeps the seventh position with 14 games lost. KFUM Jamtland will meet higher ranked Uppsala Basket (#4) on the road in the next round and it will be quite challenging to get another victory. Nassjo will play against Umea and it may be a tough game between close rivals.
Top scorers:
Jamtland: J.Durham 24+2reb+4ast, P.Purifoy 20+5reb+3ast, M.Bruesewitz 18+6reb+5ast, J.Puidet 9+5reb+1ast, G.Hansson 8+1reb+2ast, O.Gehrke 5+4reb
Nassjo: R.Johnson 18+4reb+2ast, D.Ruffin 16+11reb+2ast, W.Gutenius 12+5reb, M.Griskenas 11+7reb, A.Barnes 8+6reb, K.Wazzi 7+2reb+3ast
gschID: 477216


Sodertalje - Malbas 89-72

No shocking result in a game when third ranked Sodertalje Kings (17-7) defeated at home bottom-ranked Malbas (2-24) 89-72 on Tuesday. The game without a history. Sodertalje Kings led from the first minutes and controlled entire game increasing their lead in each quarter. They looked well-organized offensively handing out 22 assists comparing to just 9 passes made by Malbas' players. Point guard Valter Lindstrom (180-95) stepped up and scored 28 points (on 8-of-10 shooting from the field) for the winners and international center Nicholas Spires (210-94) chipped in 17 points and 9 rebounds. Four Sodertalje Kings players scored in double figures. American guard Adrian Rodgers (194-92, college: Southern, agency: Three Eye Sports) responded with 22 points and 5 rebounds and Danish guard Sebastian Petersen (188-95, agency: Dynamics Global Management) scored 14 points. Both coaches used bench players and allowed the starting five to get some rest. Defending champion moved-up to second place, which they share with Norrkoping. Malbas lost fourth consecutive game. They stay dead last with 24 lost games. Sodertalje Kings will meet Boras Basket (#6) on the road in the next round. Malbas will have a break next round.
Top scorers:
Sodertalje: V.Lindstrom 28+2reb+3ast, N.Spires 17+9reb, D.Lejasmeiers 13+5reb+7ast, T.Kurbas 10+1reb+2ast, D.Brothers 6+3reb+2ast, F.Kovacek 5
Malbas: A.Rodgers 22+5reb+1ast, S.Petersen 14+3reb+3ast, J.Peltier 12+1reb+1ast, K.Hagberg 8, J.Ritchart 8+7reb, T.Kvederavicius 6+1reb
gschID: 537191


  




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