Sign in
View: Mobile | Desktop
 
FOLLOW US:  Facebook  Twitter  LinkedIn  RSS
Men Women
Switzerland Internationally
Authors:


 
Luca Maffioli
Join Us!!! We are looking for someone to help us cover Swiss basketball. Please send us an e-mail.
PLAY PRO IN EUROPE
We can help you
LNA Standings
Places 1-6
 1. Fribourg 19-3 
 2. Lugano Tigers 15-7 
 3. Monthey 15-7 
 4. Geneve Lions 13-9 
 5. Neuchatel 13-9 
 6. Starwings 10-12 
Places 7-11
 1. Swiss Central 9-12 
 2. Boncourt 8-13 
 3. Lausanne 7-13 
 4. Massagno 7-14 
 5. Winterthur 2-19 
Stage One Standings
Full Standings
Last:3/27/2017
LNB Standings
 1. Vevey 18-3 
 2. Pully 15-6 
 3. BBC Nyon 14-7 
 4. Meyrin Basket 14-7 
 5. Villars 12-9 
 6. GC Zurich 6-15 
 7. Acad.Fribourg 5-16 
 8. Lug.Tigers U23 0-21 
Full Standings
Last:3/26/2017
1LN Standings
East
 1. Soleure-Solothurn 14-4 
 2. Boncourt II 13-5 
 3. BCKE 11-7 
 4. Grasshopp.U23 11-7 
 5. Baden 10-8 
 6. Baeren 10-8 
 7. SAV Vacallo 10-8 
 8. Massagno U23 8-10 
 9. Arbedo 2-16 
 10. Muraltese 1-17 
West
 1. Lions U23 15-5 
 2. Blonay Basket 14-6 
 3. Saint-Prex 14-6 
 4. Bernex 13-7 
 5. Chene 13-7 
 6. Martigny 13-7 
 7. Sion 10-10 
 8. Sarine 7-13 
 9. Collombey-Muraz 5-15 
 10. Agaune 3-17 
 11. Renens 3-17 
Last:3/23/2017
Stats Leaders
Points Per Game
 Rashad WHACK
  Winterthur
  (190-G-91)
  Avg: 22.2
 1. Whack, Winterthur22.2 
 2. Cochran, Lausanne22.1 
 3. Ballard, Geneve Lions20.9 
 4. Jones, Starwings19.7 
 5. Wilson, Lausanne19.1 
 6. Niles, Massagno19.0 
 7. Day, Massagno18.9 
 8. Carter, Boncourt18.2 
 9. Krstanovic, Neuch.17.7 
 10. Williams, Boncourt17.0 
Rebounds Per Game
 Nemanja CALASAN
  Boncourt
  (204-C-85)
  Avg: 12.5
 1. Calasan, Boncourt12.5 
 2. Vinson, Starwings11.8 
 3. Aw, Lugano Tigers9.6 
 4. Bergstedt, Massa.9.4 
 5. Jennings, Winte.9.3 
 6. Taylor, Fribourg9.1 
 7. Krstanovic, Neuch.9.1 
 8. Sheldon, Winte.9.0 
 9. Brown, Swiss C.8.5 
 10. Heath, Monthey8.4 
Assists Per Game
 Kaylon WILLIAMS
  Lugano T.
  (190-G-89)
  Avg: 8.2
 1. Williams, Lugano T.8.2 
 2. Parker, Geneve L.6.4 
 3. Everett, Lugano T.6.2 
 4. Young, Monthey5.8 
 5. Kovacevic, Swiss C.5.4 
 6. Wright, Fribourg5.0 
 7. Bavcevic, Monthey4.9 
 8. Williams, Geneve L.4.6 
 9. Jones, Starwings4.5 
 10. Cochran, Lausanne4.3 
Steals Per Game
 Karl COCHRAN
  Lausanne
  (185-G-92)
  Avg: 3
 1. Cochran, Lausanne3.0 
 2. Wright, Fribourg2.5 
 3. Jones, Starwings2.5 
 4. Wilson, Lausanne2.0 
 5. Williams, Lugano T.1.8 
 6. Carter, Boncourt1.8 
 7. Parker, Geneve L.1.8 
 8. Taylor, Fribourg1.7 
 9. Pluess, Swiss Central1.6 
 10. Williams, Geneve L.1.6 
Blocks Per Game
 Rhamel BROWN
  Swiss C.
  (201-F-92)
  Avg: 2.2
 1. Brown, Swiss C.2.2 
 2. Heath, Monthey1.6 
 3. Jennings, Winte.1.3 
 4. Swannegan, Lausa.1.1 
 5. James, Neuchatel1.0 
 6. Monteiro, Winte.0.9 
 7. Cotture, Fribourg0.9 
 8. Voss, Swiss C.0.8 
 9. Andjelkovic, Massa.0.8 
 10. Evans, Massagno0.8 
Player of the Week

 Nemanja Kovacevic
  Swiss Central
  ( 194-G-85 )
  

Swiss Basketball (Men)

Next Round Schedule

Round 3 (Second Stage)

Places 1-6
Monthey Apr.1 Lugano Tiger 53%
Starwings Apr.1 Fribourg 78%
Neuchatel 56% Apr.1 Geneve Lions
Places 7-11
Winterthur Apr.2 Lausanne 71%
Swiss Cent. 60% Apr.2 Boncourt
Next Round Schedule

Game 1 (Quarter-Finals)

Meyrin Bsk Apr.1 Villars 54%
BBC Nyon 73% Apr.1 GC Zurich
Vevey 98% Apr.1 Lug.Tigers U
Pully 89% Apr.1 Acad.Fribour
Thabo Sefolosha selected the top Swiss players playing abroad in last week's games - Dec 30, 2012


POSTED BY:
EUROBASKET CENTER
  follow us on Facebook Twitter

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


Thabo Sefolosha
Thabo Sefolosha
   #1. This week's number one is an international guard Thabo Sefolosha (199-84, agency: ACMT, currently plays in NBA). He led Oklahoma City Thunder to an easy victory against the Houston Rockets (16-14) crushing them 124-94 in the NBA in Saturday night's game. Sefolosha scored 15 points, grabbed 4 rebounds and made 2 blocks in 31 minutes on the court. The Oklahoma City Thunder has a very good 23-6 record this season. Sefolosha has relatively good stats this year: 7.2ppg, 4.3rpg, 1.6apg, 1.2spg, 2FGP: 52.6%, 3FGP: 39.6% and FT: 87.5% in the 29 games he played so far. He played for the Swiss senior national team one years ago.

Clint N'Dumba-Capela
Clint N'Dumba-Capela
   #2. Second place goes to U18 international forward Clint N'Dumba-Capela (204-94, currently plays in France). N'Dumba-Capela managed to help ES Chalon-Sur-Saone to win against the 11th-ranked Limoges CSP Elite (3-10) 83-77 in the French ProA last Saturday. He scored only 4 points and grabbed 6 rebounds. ES Chalon-Sur-Saone (9-5) is placed first in the ProA. This season N'Dumba-Capela averages: 1.8ppg, 2.0rpg, 2FGP: 55.6% and FT: 12.5%. He played for the Swiss U18 national team in 2011.

Greg Brunner
Greg Brunner
   #3. The Swiss player who performed third best last week abroad was an international power forward Greg Brunner (201-83, college: Iowa, currently plays in Italy). Brunner contributed to an easy victory against one of league's weakest teams Air Avellino (3-9) crushing them 91-64 in the Italian SerieA on Sunday night. He scored 7 points and added 3 passes in 20 minutes. Trenkwalder Reggio Emilia (6-6) is placed seventh in the SerieA. They ended the series of three consecutive loses. It's Brunner's first season with the team. Brunner belongs to league's best rebounders and is ranked #3 with 8.5rpg. This year his other stats are: 12.1ppg, 1.9apg, 1.5spg, 2FGP: 53.1% and FT: 65.7% in the 11 games. Brunner is a naturalized American. Despite he played previously for the USA university national team, Brunner is currently a member of the Swiss senior national team. Strangely he has never played in Switzerland.

David Ramseier
David Ramseier
   #4. Power forward David Ramseier (203-87, currently plays in France), who plays in the French ProA could not help Boulazac Basket (4-10) to beat JDA Dijon (6-8). Ramseier scored 8 points and grabbed 9 rebounds. The bottom-ranked Boulazac Basket was defeated 58-46 on the road by the higher-ranked JDA Dijon (#10). It was Boulazac Basket's fourth consecutive loss in a row. Ramseier's overall stats this season are: 6.9ppg and 4.2rpg. He has a dual citizenship: Swiss and French. Ramseier is also Swiss national team player.

Christophe Varidel
Christophe Varidel
   #5. Former international guard Christophe Varidel (188-89, currently plays college basketball in the States) was not able to help the Florida Gulf Coast in their game against the University of Maine (0-0) in the NCAA. He scored only 4 points and grabbed 5 rebounds in 21 minutes. The Florida Gulf Coast lost 78-84 in Orono, ME to the University of Maine. This year Varidel's overall stats are: 6.9ppg and 4.2rpg in the nine games. He used to play for the Swiss national team two years ago.


One more player who has never been selected to any of national teams, but has Swiss passport:

   #1. Alex Vaenerberg (183-G-92, currently plays in Finland) managed to help Salon Vilpas Vikings to win against one of league's weakest teams UU-Korihait (4-15) crushing them 102-65 in the Finnish Korisliiga on Friday night. Vaenerberg scored only 1 points and added 5 passes. Salon Vilpas Vikings (7-12) is placed eighth in the Korisliiga. It was his team's first victory after three consecutive loses. Vaenerberg's total stats this season are: 7.8ppg, 2.4rpg and 2.5apg. He has a dual citizenship: Finnish and Swiss.


Other top Swiss players, who play abroad:

Rolandas Alijevas (192-G-85) plays for Krasnie Krilya in Russian PBL
Vincent Gaillard (200-F-93) plays for Chalon/Saor in French ProA
Axel Louissaint (195-F-96) plays for Chalon/Saor in French ProA
Mike Burtscher (198-F-85) plays for San Mig Coffee in Filipino PBA
Lukas Hertig (178-G-85) plays for Postojna in Slovenian 2SKL
Pavle Baresic (195-F-74) plays for Vienna D.C. Timberwolves in Austrian 2.Bundesliga
Hugo Ronneskog (206-C/F-86) plays for Arantia in Luxembourg N2
Philippe Papadimitriou (196-F-77) plays for Ethnikos in Greek C  




Chris Jones
Jones' 35-point game gives him (Second Stage) Player of the Week award - 2 days ago
23-year old guard Chris Jones (188-G-93) put on an amazing game in the last round for Starwings and receives a Eurobasket.com Player of the Week award for round 2 (Second Stage). He had the game-high 35 points adding four rebounds and three assists for Starwings as his team was edged out by Monthey (#3, 15-7) 79-76. Starwings maintains the 6th position in Swiss league. Starwings is a typical solid league team placed somewhere in the middle or a little bit lower in the standings. But it wa...   [read more]

Markel
Humphrey
LNA Round 2 (Second Stage): Monthey beat Starwings by three after a very close game - 3 days ago
There were only 2 rounds played so far and it's still very beginning of the Second Stage in LNA. Sixth-ranked Starwings (10-12) used its home court advantage to challenge Monthey (15-7) in Basel on Sunday. The visitors from Monthey managed to secure only three-point victory 79-76. However their fans expected easier game. Starwings trailed by 14 points after 3 quarters before a 26-15 run in the last quarter cut the deficit to 76-79 at the end of the game. 24 personal fouls committed by...   [read more]

Chris Jones
Chris Jones gets MVP of the Week award for Swiss LNA (Second Stage) - 3 days ago
American Chris Jones (188-G-93) had an amazing evening in the last round for Starwings and that's him to receive a Eurobasket.com Player of the Week award for round 1 (Second Stage). The 23-year old guard had the game-high 24 points adding six rebounds and seven assists for Starwings in his team's victory, helping them to beat Neuchatel (#5, 13-8) 76-69. Thanks to this victory Starwings moved-up to the 6th position in Swiss LNA. Starwings is a typical solid league team placed somewhere i...   [read more]


1 | 2 | 3
1 | 2 | 3

Articles
Interviews
Site Map:
Eurobasket.com Member Services: Other Basketball Sites:
Copyright (c) 1998-2017 Eurobasket Inc. Disclaimer

WARNING:
Do not copy, redistribute, publish or otherwise exploit information that you download from the site !
Do not encumber, license, modify, publish, sell, transfer or transmit, or in any way exploit, any of the content of the site, nor will you attempt to do so.