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


 
Fersu Yahyabeyoglu

FacebookTwitter


 
Ugur Turker

Twitter


 
Alev Sonmez


 
Baha Kurtulus

FacebookTwitter
Join Us!!! We are looking for someone to help us cover Turkish basketball. Please send us an e-mail.


BSL Standings
 1. Banvit BK 8-1 
 2. Anadolu Efes 8-1 
 3. Fenerbahce 7-2 
 4. Besiktas 7-2 
 5. Galatasaray 7-2 
 6. Darussafaka 6-3 
 7. Pinar Karsiyaka 6-3 
 8. Yesilgiresun 5-4 
 9. Demir IBB 4-5 
 10. Trabzonspor 3-6 
 11. Gaziantep 3-6 
 12. Istanbul BBSK 3-6 
 13. Tofas 3-6 
 14. Usak 2-7 
 15. Best Balikesir 0-9 
 16. TED Kolejliler 0-9 
Full Standings
Last:12/5/2016
TBL Standings
 1. Sakarya BSB 12-1 
 2. Eskisehir Basket 12-1 
 3. Istanbulspor 10-3 
 4. Afyon 9-4 
 5. Bursaspor 9-4 
 6. Samsun 8-5 
 7. Socar Petkim 8-5 
 8. Acibadem 8-5 
 9. Turk Telekom 7-6 
 10. Bandirma Kir. 6-7 
 11. Gelisim 5-8 
 12. Akhisar Bld 5-8 
 13. Mamak DSI 4-9 
 14. Yalova Bld 3-10 
 15. Pertevniyal 3-10 
 16. Duzce Bld. 3-10 
 17. Final Genclik 3-10 
 18. Mugla Orman 2-11 
Full Standings
Last:12/5/2016
TB2L Standings
Group A
 1. Antalya BSB 4-0 
 2. Tofas Gelisim 4-0 
 3. Boluspor 3-1 
 4. FMV Isik 3-1 
 5. Inegol 2-2 
 6. Pinar Kars. 2-2 
 7. Adanaspor 1-3 
 8. Artvin 1-3 
 9. Maliye Milli 0-4 
 10. Melikgazi 0-4 
Group B
 1. Orman Genclik 4-1 
 2. Cankiri 3-1 
 3. Karesi Spor 3-1 
 4. Mersin BSB 3-1 
 5. Kepez Bld 3-2 
 6. Aydin BSB 2-2 
 7. Bilecik 1-3 
 8. Izmir BSB 1-3 
 9. TED Istanbul 1-3 
 10. Yesilyurt 0-4 
Last:11/18/2016
Euroleague Standings
 1 CSKA 9-1 
 2 Fenerbahce 7-3 
 3 Real Madrid 7-3 
 4 Olympiacos 6-4 
 5 Baskonia 6-4 
 6 FC Barcelona 5-5 
 7 Anadolu Efes 5-5 
 8 Darussafaka 5-5 
 9 Panathinaikos 5-5 
 10 Maccabi T-A 5-6 
 11 Zalgiris 4-6 
 12 Crvena Zvezda 4-6 
 13 EA7 Armani 4-6 
 14 Galatasaray 3-7 
 15 Unics 3-7 
 16 Brose Bask. 3-8 
Last:12/7/2016
Basketball Champions League Standings
Group A
 1 Banvit BK 7-1 
 2 Monaco 7-1 
 3 CEZ Nymburk 5-3 
 4 Aris 5-3 
 5 Ironi Nahariya 3-5 
 6 Fraport SKY 3-5 
 7 Helios 1-7 
 8 Bakken 1-7 
Group B
 1 Le Mans 6-2 
 2 Umana VE 6-2 
 3 Pinar Karsiyaka 5-3 
 4 Avtodor 4-4 
 5 Kataja Basket 4-4 
 6 Maccabi Rishon 3-5 
 7 Oradea 3-5 
 8 Khimik 1-7 
Group C
 1 Neptunas 7-1 
 2 ASVEL 6-2 
 3 EWE Baskets 5-3 
 4 PAOK 4-4 
 5 Ventspils 3-5 
 6 Rosa Radom 3-5 
 7 Usak 2-6 
 8 Openjobmetis V. 2-6 
Group D
 1 Iberostar Tener. 6-2 
 2 Scandone AV 6-2 
 3 Strasbourg 5-3 
 4 Juventus 5-3 
 5 Oostende 4-4 
 6 Cibona 2-6 
 7 Mega Leks 2-6 
 8 Mornar Bar 2-6 
Group E
 1 Besiktas 7-1 
 2 Ludwigsburg 5-3 
 3 AEK Athens 5-3 
 4 Partizan 4-4 
 5 Stelmet ZG 4-4 
 6 Banco di Srd 3-5 
 7 Spirou 3-5 
 8 Szolnok 1-7 
Last:12/8/2016
FIBA Europe Cup Stage Two Standings
Group K
 1. Chalon 0-0 
 2. Gaziantep 0-0 
 3. Sodertalje 0-0 
 4. Targu Mures 0-0 
Group L
 1. Antwerp 0-0 
 2. Demir IBB 0-0 
 3. Gravelines 0-0 
 4. Prievidza 0-0 
Group M
 1. Apoel 0-0 
 2. Oberwart 0-0 
 3. Telekom Bsk 0-0 
 4. Vytautas 0-0 
Group N
 1. Bnei Hertzeliyya 0-0 
 2. Kormend 0-0 
 3. Nanterre 0-0 
 4. Tsmoki-Minsk 0-0 
Group O
 1. Alba 0-0 
 2. BK Pardubice 0-0 
 3. Pau-Lacq-Orthez 0-0 
 4. UBT Cluj Napoca 0-0 
Group P
 1. Benfica 0-0 
 2. Enisey 0-0 
 3. Groningen 0-0 
 4. Lukoil Acad. 0-0 
Stage One Standings
Last:11/29/2016
Points Per Game
 Jordan THEODORE
  
  (182-PG-89)
  Avg: 22.8
 1. Theodore, Banvit22.8 
 2. Shorter, TED K.20.2 
 3. Ledo, Yesilgiresun18.9 
 4. Hayes, Demir IBB18.3 
 5. Summers, Pinar K.18.2 
 6. Stimac, Besiktas16.2 
 7. Denmon, Gaziantep15.9 
 8. Osman, Anadolu15.8 
 9. Mejia, Tofas15.4 
 10. Green, Best Balik.15.3 
Rebounds Per Game
 Devin THOMAS
  
  (206-PF-94)
  Avg: 10
 1. Thomas, TED K.10.0 
 2. Williams, Best B.9.9 
 3. Stimac, Besiktas9.1 
 4. Monroe, Usak8.0 
 5. Caloiaro, Demir I.7.7 
 6. Jefferson, Gazia.7.5 
 7. Wright, Trabzons.7.4 
 8. Orelik, Banvit BK7.3 
 9. Moerman, Darussaf.7.3 
 10. Ivanov, Gaziantep7.0 
Assists Per Game
 Thomas HEURTEL
  
  (189-G-89)
  Avg: 10
 1. Heurtel, Anadolu10.0 
 2. Green, Best Balike.8.3 
 3. Theodore, Banvit7.3 
 4. Granger, Anadolu6.9 
 5. Lyons, Usak6.9 
 6. Ermis, Tofas5.8 
 7. Calloway, Istanbu.5.7 
 8. Armstead, Yesilgir.5.2 
 9. Guler, Galatasaray5.0 
 10. Brown, Pinar K.5.0 
Steals Per Game
 Thomas HEURTEL
  
  (189-G-89)
  Avg: 2.2
 1. Heurtel, Anadolu2.2 
 2. Eldridge, Demir I.2.1 
 3. Calloway, Istanbu.2.0 
 4. Chappell, Banvit BK2.0 
 5. Granger, Anadolu2.0 
 6. Guler, Galatasaray2.0 
 7. Gutierrez, Trabzon.1.8 
 8. Culpepper, Best B.1.8 
 9. Shorter, TED K.1.7 
 10. Monroe, Usak1.6 
Blocks Per Game
 Bryant DUNSTON
  
  (203-C-86)
  Avg: 1.9
 1. Dunston, Anadolu1.9 
 2. Udoh, Fenerbahce1.5 
 3. Kadji, Trabzonspor1.3 
 4. Tyus, Galatasaray1.3 
 5. Thomas, TED K.1.1 
 6. Pleiss, Galatasaray1.0 
 7. Kulig, Banvit BK1.0 
 8. Stimac, Besiktas0.9 
 9. Petway, Pinar K.0.9 
 10. Kosut, Yesilgires.0.9 
Player of the week

 Jordan Theodore
  Banvit BK
  (182-PG-79)
  

 Dejan Borovnjak
  Bursaspor
  (207-F/C-104)
  
Turkish men teams in Euro cups 2016-2017
 Euroleague:
 FIBA Europe Cup:
 Basketball Champions League:

Next Round Schedule

Round 10 (Regular Season)

Usak Dec.10 Demir IBB 65%
Istanbul BB Dec.10 Galatasaray 76%
Yesilgiresun Dec.10 Darussafaka 61%
Anadolu Efes 65% Dec.10 Pinar Karsiy
TED Kolejli 57% Dec.10 Best Balikes
Besiktas 80% Dec.10 Tofas
Fenerbahce 61% Dec.10 Banvit BK
Trabzonspor 57% Dec.10 Gaziantep
Next Round Schedule

Round 14 (Regular Season)

Yalova Bld Dec.11 Gelisim 51%
Eskisehir Bs 78% Dec.10 Samsun
Duzce Bld. Dec.10 Bandirma Kir 54%
Socar Petkim 59% Dec.10 Afyon
Akhisar Bld 61% Dec.10 Final Gencli
Sakarya BSB 84% Dec.10 Turk Telekom
Bursaspor 61% Dec.10 Acibadem
Pertevniyal Dec.10 Mugla Orman 53%
Mamak DSI Dec.9 Istanbulspor 82%
Next Round Schedule

Round 12 (Regular Season)

CSKA 79% Dec.16 FC Barcelona
Galatasaray 61% Dec.16 EA7 Armani
Panathinaiko Dec.16 Fenerbahce 58%
Brose Bask. Dec.15 Anadolu Efes 57%
Crvena Zvezd 55% Dec.15 Maccabi T-A
Darussafaka Dec.15 Real Madrid 63%
Unics Dec.15 Baskonia 57%
Zalgiris 53% Dec.15 Olympiacos
Next Round Schedule

Round 9 (Regular Season)

Group A
Helios Dec.13 Monaco 92%
Bakken Dec.13 Aris 86%
Ironi Nahari 52% Dec.13 CEZ Nymburk
Banvit BK 88% Dec.13 Fraport SKY
Group B
Khimik Dec.14 Le Mans 91%
Oradea Dec.14 Macc.Rishon 56%
Pinar Karsiy Dec.13 Umana VE 57%
Kataja Bsk 60% Dec.13 Avtodor
Group C
Usak Dec.14 PAOK 66%
Openjobmetis Dec.14 Neptunas 83%
Rosa Radom 56% Dec.14 Ventspils
ASVEL 67% Dec.13 EWE Baskets
Group D
Strasbourg 52% Dec.14 Scandone AV
Mornar Bar Dec.13 Iberostar Te 86%
Cibona 57% Dec.13 Mega Leks
Juventus Dec.12 Oostende 55%
Group E
Partizan Dec.14 Besiktas 68%
AEK Athens 55% Dec.14 Spirou
Banco di Srd 79% Dec.13 Szolnok
Ludwigsburg 64% Dec.13 Stelmet ZG
Next Round Schedule

Round 1 (Second Stage)

Group K
Gaziantep 62% Dec.14 Sodertalje
Chalon 54% Dec.13 Targu Mures
Group L
Demir IBB 63% Dec.14 Antwerp
Gravelines Dec.13 Prievidza 58%
Group M
Vytautas 55% Dec.14 Oberwart
Telekom Bsk 50% Dec.14 Apoel
Group N
Nanterre 66% Dec.14 Kormend
Tsmoki-Minsk 60% Dec.14 Bnei Hertzel
Group O
Alba 66% Dec.13 UBT Cluj Na
Pau-Lacq-Ort 64% Dec.13 BK Pardubice
Group P
Lukoil Acad 56% Dec.14 Benfica
Groningen 68% Dec.14 Enisey
TB2L Round 23: Maliye Milli keeps a leadership position - Feb 24, 2013


POSTED BY:
EUROBASKET NEWS
  follow us on Facebook Twitter

The fans could enjoy quite many interesting games in the last round. The round ended with derby games and favorites losing the games.

The game had a very big importance for fourth-ranked Maliye Milli as it allowed them to take a leadership position. Maliye Milli defeated 12th ranked Baskent Genclik in Ankara 81-72. The hosts trailed by 7 points after first quarter, but they rallied back to get the 10-point lead at the halftime and eventually won the game 81-72. 24 personal fouls committed by Baskent Genclik helped opponents get some easy free throw opportunities. Forward Recai Ozturk (198-82) orchestrated the victory by scoring 12 points and 8 rebounds. Guard Sertay Gursu (195-87, agency: EM-PA) contributed with 12 points for the winners. American forward KZell Wesson (201-77, college: La Salle) answered with a double-double by scoring 19 points and 11 rebounds (on 8-of-10 shooting from the field) for Baskent Genclik. Both coaches used bench players which allowed the starters a little rest for the next games. Maliye Milli have a solid series of three victories in a row. As mentioned above they are at the top of the standings, which they share with Yesilgiresun. Baskent Genclik at the other side keeps the twelfth place with 13 games lost. Baskent Genclik will play next round against Bandirma Kir. trying to get back on the winning streak. Maliye Milli will try to continue on its current victory against sixteenth ranked Pi Koleji. It will be extra interesting game as Pi Koleji is their local rival from Ankara.
Important game to mention about took place in Balikesir. Ninth ranked Balikesir (13-10) saved a 3-point derby victory at home edging second-ranked Usak (16-7) 84-81 on Saturday evening. It was a great evening for American point guard Robert Lowery (188-87, college: Dayton) who led his team to a victory scoring 21 points, 6 rebounds and 6 assists. Cem Coskun helped adding 19 points and 8 rebounds. American forward Justin Carter (193-87, college: Creighton, agency: Pro Partner Sports Management) responded with 28 points and 9 rebounds. Both coaches tested many bench players in such tough game. Balikesir moved-up to eighth place, which they share with Vestel. Usak at the other side dropped to the third position with seven games lost. They share it with Selcuk Univ.. Balikesir will play against Istanbulspor (#17) on the road in the next round and are hoping to win another game. Usak will play against Selcuk Universitesi (#3) in Konya and it may be a tough game between close rivals.
A very close game took place in Konya between Akhisar Bld and Selcuk Universitesi. Eighth ranked Akhisar Bld (14-9) got a very close victory on the road over 3rd placed Selcuk Universitesi (16-7). Akhisar Bld managed to escape with a 3-point win 68-65 on Saturday evening. It was an exceptional evening for Emre Ozpulat who led the winners and scored 20 points and 8 rebounds. Bill Clark came up with 15 points and 8 rebounds for Selcuk Universitesi in the defeat. Both coaches allowed to play bench players in such tough game. Akhisar Bld moved-up to fifth place, which they share with Trabzonspor and Darussafaka. Loser Selcuk Universitesi keeps the third position with seven games lost. They share it with Usak. Akhisar Bld will meet at home Gelisim (#10) in the next round which should be theoretically an easy game. Selcuk Universitesi will play against Usak (#4) and it may be a tough game between close rivals.
Bottom-ranked Izmir BSB managed to get a second victory, breaking the series of five consecutive loses. This time newly promoted Izmir BSB won against sixth-ranked Vestel in Manisa 83-74. The best player for the winners was Tamer Gurpinar who scored 19 points and 9 rebounds. Both coaches allowed to play bench players saving starting five for next games. Newly promoted Izmir BSB maintains eighteenth place with 2-21 record. Vestel at the other side dropped to the eighth position with ten games lost. Izmir BSB's next round opponent will be higher ranked Final Genclik (#15) in Bursa and it will be quite challenging to get another victory.
The game between sixteenth ranked Pi Koleji (8-15) and 17th ranked Istanbulspor (3-20) in Ankara on Friday ended with biggest points difference. Pi Koleji outscored guests from Istanbul 87-55. Kaspars Kambala orchestrated the victory with a double-double by scoring 25 points and 14 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. Pi Koleji have a solid series of three victories in a row. They maintain sixteenth place with 8-15 record. Istanbulspor lost fourteenth consecutive game. They keep the seventeenth position with 20 games lost. Pi Koleji's supporters look forward to an exciting derby game next round, where their team will face at home their local rival from Ankara Maliye Milli.

There were no big surprises in other games of round 23: Bandirma Kir. was beaten by Darussafaka on the road 69-56. Istanbul B.B. lost to Pertevniyal on its own court 68-80. Trabzonspor managed to outperform Final Genclik in a road game 79-74. Gelisim recorded a loss to Yesilgiresun at home 73-78.
The most impressive performance of 23th round was 26 points and 10 assists by Alex Gordon of Yesilgiresun.



Darussafaka - Bandirma Kir. 69-56

No shocking result in a game when seventh ranked Darussafaka (14-9) beat 11th ranked Bandirma Kir. (11-12) in Istanbul 69-56 on Sunday. The hosts trailed by 6 points after three quarters before their 26-7 charge, which allowed them to win the game. Darussafaka dominated on the defensive end, holding Bandirma Kir. to just 7 points in fourth quarter. American guard Marcus Hall (185-85, college: Colorado) orchestrated the victory by scoring 23 points and 6 assists. Serbian center Aleksandar Petrovic (204-87) contributed with 15 points and 6 rebounds for the winners. Forward Tufan Onen (202-89) answered with 16 points and 8 rebounds and forward Cenk Sekeroglu (203-91) added 7 points and 11 rebounds in the effort for Bandirma Kir.Both coaches allowed to play bench players saving starting five for next games. Darussafaka moved-up to fifth place, which they share with Trabzonspor and Akhisar Bld. Loser Bandirma Kir. keeps the eleventh position with 12 games lost. Darussafaka will face Trabzonspor (#6) on the road in the next round. Bandirma Kir. will play against Baskent Genclik (#12) in Ankara and it may be a tough game between close rivals.
Top scorers:
Bandirma Kir.: T.Onen 16+8reb+2ast, R.Sykes 9+8reb+1ast, A.Cantitiz 8+1reb, C.Sekeroglu 7+11reb+1ast, M.Gizir 6, Y.Turna 5+3reb+2ast
Darussafaka: M.Hall 23+4reb+6ast, A.Petrovic 15+6reb, C.Mumcuogullari 10+4reb+1ast, A.Oren 7+2reb, C.Amasyali 4+7reb+4ast, M.Turen 4+4reb
gschID: 199555


Vestel - Izmir BSB 74-83

Bottom-ranked Izmir BSB managed to get a second victory, breaking the series of five consecutive loses. This time newly promoted Izmir BSB won against sixth-ranked Vestel in Manisa 83-74. The guests were tied after three quarters but managed to speed up in last quarter eventually winning the game. Izmir BSB outrebounded Vestel 39-27 including 25 on the defensive glass. The best player for the winners was Tamer Gurpinar (-92) who scored 19 points and 9 rebounds. Cem Bozok (-91) chipped in 14 points and 4 assists. Four Izmir BSB players scored in double figures. Forward Kerem Ozkan (201-88, agency: EM-PA) produced 22 points and 8 rebounds and American forward Justin Knox (205-89, college: N.Carolina) added 14 points and 7 rebounds respectively for the hosts. Both coaches allowed to play bench players saving starting five for next games. Newly promoted Izmir BSB maintains eighteenth place with 2-21 record. Vestel at the other side dropped to the eighth position with ten games lost. Izmir BSB's next round opponent will be higher ranked Final Genclik (#15) in Bursa and it will be quite challenging to get another victory.
Top scorers:
Vestel: K.Ozkan 22+8reb+2ast, S.Buker 14+3reb+1ast, J.Knox 14+7reb+1ast, S.Ugur 7+5ast, I.Turel 6+1reb+4ast, P.Paelay 4+1reb
Izmir BSB: T.Gurpinar 19+9reb+1ast, C.Bozok 14+4ast, C.Aydin Ergen 11+5reb, I.Sejfic 10+3reb, G.Baybora 9+1reb+2ast, M.Surmen 8+5reb+5ast
gschID: 199554


Selcuk Univ. - Akhisar Bld 65-68

A very close game took place in Konya between Akhisar Bld and Selcuk Universitesi. Eighth ranked Akhisar Bld (14-9) got a very close victory on the road over 3rd placed Selcuk Universitesi (16-7). Akhisar Bld managed to escape with a 3-point win 68-65 on Saturday evening. The guests trailed by 16 points at the halftime before their 41-22 charge in the second half, which allowed them to win the game. It was an exceptional evening for forward Emre Ozpulat (200-82) who led the winners and scored 20 points and 8 rebounds. Forward Can Terzioglu (196-86) accounted for 14 points and 8 rebounds for the winning side. American Bill Clark (195-88, college: Duquesne) came up with 15 points and 8 rebounds and the other American import point guard Jeremy Granger (185-90, college: E.Illinois) added 15 points and 5 rebounds respectively for Selcuk Universitesi in the defeat. Both coaches allowed to play bench players in such tough game. Akhisar Bld moved-up to fifth place, which they share with Trabzonspor and Darussafaka. Loser Selcuk Universitesi keeps the third position with seven games lost. They share it with Usak. Akhisar Bld will meet at home Gelisim (#10) in the next round which should be theoretically an easy game. Selcuk Universitesi will play against Usak (#4) and it may be a tough game between close rivals.
Top scorers:
Selcuk Univ.: J.Granger 15+5reb+3ast, B.Clark 15+8reb+3ast, B.Selen 11+7reb+1ast, H.Ozdemir 9+8reb+2ast, U.Gurgen 9+5reb+2ast, A.Onur Kentli 2
Akhisar Bld: E.Ozpulat 20+8reb+1ast, C.Terzioglu 14+8reb+3ast, S.Yavuz 14+3reb+4ast, D.Morrow 9+8reb+2ast, Y.Vardal 5+2reb, E.Yenice 2+1reb+1ast
gschID: 199553


Balikesir - Usak 84-81

Important game to mention about took place in Balikesir. Ninth ranked Balikesir (13-10) saved a 3-point derby victory at home edging second-ranked Usak (16-7) 84-81 on Saturday evening. Usak was ahead by 10 points at the halftime before a 28-14 third quarter run of Balikesir. They also forced 20 Usak turnovers. Usak was plagued by 27 personal fouls down the stretch. It was a great evening for American point guard Robert Lowery (188-87, college: Dayton) who led his team to a victory scoring 21 points, 6 rebounds and 6 assists. Center Cem Coskun (209-87) helped adding 19 points and 8 rebounds. American forward Justin Carter (193-87, college: Creighton, agency: Pro Partner Sports Management) responded with 28 points and 9 rebounds and the other American import forward Eric Buckner (208-90, college: Georgia St., agency: David Lee services) scored 9 points, 8 rebounds and 4 blocks. Both coaches tested many bench players in such tough game. Balikesir moved-up to eighth place, which they share with Vestel. Usak at the other side dropped to the third position with seven games lost. They share it with Selcuk Univ.. Balikesir will play against Istanbulspor (#17) on the road in the next round and are hoping to win another game. Usak will play against Selcuk Universitesi (#3) in Konya and it may be a tough game between close rivals.
Top scorers:
Usak: J.Carter 28+9reb+3ast, G.Karamahmut 16+1reb, O.Surucu 10+3reb+3ast, E.Buckner 9+8reb+1ast, S.Akyol 7+1reb+5ast, E.Yetim 7+6reb+1ast
Balikesir: R.Lowery 21+6reb+6ast, C.Coskun 19+8reb, O.Okkali 14+4reb+2ast, C.Delicay 9+3reb+2ast, A.Timucin Yener 7+2ast, M.Ozdogan 7+2reb
gschID: 199552


Maliye Milli - Baskent Genclik 81-72

The game had a very big importance for fourth-ranked Maliye Milli as it allowed them to take a leadership position. Maliye Milli defeated 12th ranked Baskent Genclik in Ankara 81-72. The hosts trailed by 7 points after first quarter, but they rallied back to get the 10-point lead at the halftime and eventually won the game 81-72. 24 personal fouls committed by Baskent Genclik helped opponents get some easy free throw opportunities. Forward Recai Ozturk (198-82) orchestrated the victory by scoring 12 points and 8 rebounds. Guard Sertay Gursu (195-87, agency: EM-PA) contributed with 12 points for the winners. American forward KZell Wesson (201-77, college: La Salle) answered with a double-double by scoring 19 points and 11 rebounds (on 8-of-10 shooting from the field) and forward Hakan Uskuplu (200-83) added 12 points in the effort for Baskent Genclik. Both coaches used bench players which allowed the starters a little rest for the next games. Maliye Milli have a solid series of three victories in a row. As mentioned above they are at the top of the standings, which they share with Yesilgiresun. Baskent Genclik at the other side keeps the twelfth place with 13 games lost. Baskent Genclik will play next round against Bandirma Kir. trying to get back on the winning streak. Maliye Milli will try to continue on its current victory against sixteenth ranked Pi Koleji. It will be extra interesting game as Pi Koleji is their local rival from Ankara.
Top scorers:
Baskent Genclik: K.Wesson 19+11reb, A.Reese 16+1reb+2ast, H.Uskuplu 12+4reb+3ast, O.Aydin 6+6reb+2ast, A.Aziz Kan 6+5reb+5ast, M.Kabakci 5
Maliye Milli: R.Ozturk 12+8reb+1ast, S.Gursu 12+3reb+2ast, O.Kaya 12+3reb, D.Williams 8+4reb+4ast, Z.Graham 8+2reb, U.Durmus 7+3reb
gschID: 199551


Istanbul B.B. - Pertevniyal 68-80

There was a minor upset when 13th ranked Istanbul B.B. (9-14) lost at home to fifteenth ranked Pertevniyal (9-14) 80-68 on Saturday. The game was mostly controlled by Pertevniyal. Istanbul B.B. was better in second period 23-20. But it was not enough to take a lead and get a victory that evening. They outrebounded Istanbul B.B. 40-22 including 27 on the defensive glass. American forward Anthony Brown (203-86, college: Oklahoma St., agency: KMG Sports Management) orchestrated the victory by scoring 24 points and 9 rebounds. point guard Bulut Altin (187-93) contributed with 15 points and 6 assists for the winners. Altin is a former Eurobasket Summer League player, which is considered top international summer league in the market. Guard Ahmet Tuncer (193-93, agency: 1x1 Sports) answered with 17 points and 4 assists and American forward Jayme Miller (203-85) added 13 points and 9 rebounds in the effort for Istanbul B.B.Both teams had four players each who scored in double figures. Istanbul B.B.'s coach rotated ten players in this game, but that didn't help. Pertevniyal moved-up to thirteenth place, which they share with Final Genclik and Istanbul B.B. Pertevniyal will face higher ranked Vestel (#8) in Manisa in the next round and it will be quite challenging to get another victory.
Top scorers:
Istanbul B.B.: A.Tuncer 17+2reb+4ast, J.Miller 13+9reb, M.Ufuk Kacar 12+5reb+3ast, R.Dogrusoz 10+1reb+3ast, A.Johnson 7+4reb+1ast, S.Eris 4+2ast
Pertevniyal: A.Brown 24+9reb+3ast, B.Altin 15+2reb+6ast, B.Can Yildizli 13+7reb+2ast, R.Tekin 10+8reb, D.Reed 7+3reb+4ast, B.Demir 6+3reb
gschID: 199550


Pi Koleji - Istanbulspor 87-55

The game between sixteenth ranked Pi Koleji (8-15) and 17th ranked Istanbulspor (3-20) in Ankara on Friday ended with biggest points difference. Pi Koleji outscored guests from Istanbul 87-55. The game without a history. Pi Koleji led from the first minutes and controlled entire game increasing their lead in each quarter. They dominated down low during the game scoring 44 of its points in the paint compared to Istanbulspor's 20. They outrebounded Istanbulspor 43-26 including a 34-22 advantage in defensive rebounds. Pi Koleji looked well-organized offensively handing out 25 assists. Latvian center Kaspars Kambala (206-78, college: UNLV, agency: Alti Sport) orchestrated the victory with a double-double by scoring 25 points and 14 rebounds. American swingman Vincent Grier (195-83, college: Minnesota) contributed with a triple-double by scoring 11 points, 10 rebounds and 12 assists for the winners. Serhat Tasdelen (-87) answered with 17 points and guard Onur Sonsirma (190-85, agency: 1x1 Sports) added 8 points and 4 assists in the effort for Istanbulspor. The winner was already known earlier in the game, so both coaches allowed to play the bench players saving starting five for next games. Pi Koleji have a solid series of three victories in a row. They maintain sixteenth place with 8-15 record. Istanbulspor lost fourteenth consecutive game. They keep the seventeenth position with 20 games lost. Pi Koleji's supporters look forward to an exciting derby game next round, where their team will face at home their local rival from Ankara Maliye Milli.
Top scorers:
Istanbulspor: S.Tasdelen 17+2reb+2ast, B.Karadeniz 9, O.Sonsirma 8+3reb+4ast, A.Mert Ok 7+2reb+2ast, A.Ozurganci 6+6reb+1ast, E.Yener 6+6reb
Pi Koleji: K.Kambala 25+14reb+1ast, V.Grier 11+10reb+12ast, B.Sahillioglu 9+4ast, H.Karabulut 9+4reb+1ast, Y.Berkcan Yananer 8+2reb+2ast, O.Akyildiz 6+1ast
gschID: 199549


Final Genclik - Trabzonspor 74-79

Very predictable result when sixth ranked Trabzonspor (14-9) won against 14th ranked Final Genclik (9-14) in Bursa 79-74 on Friday. The guests trailed by 2 points after three quarters before their 27-20 charge, which allowed them to win the game. Trabzonspor forced 20 Final Genclik turnovers. Final Genclik was plagued by 29 personal fouls down the stretch. Point guard Yunus Akcay (-89) orchestrated the victory by scoring 16 points. American point guard Khalid El-Amin (178-79, college: Connecticut) contributed with 17 points for the winners. Trabzonspor's coach Hasan Ozmeric used an eleven-player rotation in such tough game. point guard Erdem Ilter (-90) answered with 21 points and 6 assists and American forward Marshall Moses (198-89, college: Oklahoma St.) added 14 points, 6 rebounds and 5 assists in the effort for Final Genclik. Trabzonspor have a solid series of three victories in a row. They moved-up to fifth place, which they share with Darussafaka and Akhisar Bld. Final Genclik lost fifth consecutive game. They dropped to the thirteenth position with 14 games lost. Trabzonspor will face Darussafaka (#5) in Istanbul in the next round. Final Genclik will play on the road against Izmir BSB (#18).
Top scorers:
Final Genclik: E.Ilter 21+3reb+6ast, M.Moses 14+6reb+5ast, M.Gucyetmez 9+3ast, S.Ozver 8+3reb, U.Yilmaz 7+4reb, O.Aksoy 7+3reb+2ast
Trabzonspor: K.El-Amin 17+1reb+1ast, Y.Akcay 16+3reb+1ast, J.Zuza 10+4reb, A.Onder Kulcebas 8+1reb, U.Ozyildirim 6+1reb, A.Guney 5+2reb
gschID: 199548


Gelisim - Yesilgiresun 73-78

Not a big story in a game when 10th ranked Gelisim (12-11) lost to third ranked Yesilgiresun (17-6) in Izmir 73-78 on Friday. Gelisim trailed by 21 points after 3 quarters before a 24-8 run in the last quarter cut the deficit to 73-78 at the end of the game. Yesilgiresun shot the lights out from three sinking 16 long-distance shots on high 51.6 percentage. American guard Alex Gordon (184-85, college: Vanderbilt) orchestrated the victory with a double-double by scoring 26 points and 10 assists. The former international center Umit Turkoglu (211-81, agency: 1x1 Sports) contributed with 12 points and 6 rebounds for the winners. Yesilgiresun's coach used a ten-player rotation in such tough game. American guard Michael Porrini (187-89, college: Kent St.) answered with 17 points and 7 rebounds and the other American import power forward Jermaine Dearman (202-80, college: S.Illinois) added 15 points and 9 rebounds in the effort for Gelisim. They have an impressive series of seven victories in a row. Yesilgiresun keeps a position of league leader, which they share with Maliye Milli. Loser Gelisim keeps the tenth place with 11 games lost. Yesilgiresun will face Istanbul B.B. (#14) at home in the next round which should be an easy win for them. Gelisim will play against Akhisar Bld (#7).
Top scorers:
Gelisim: M.Porrini 17+7reb+3ast, J.Dearman 15+9reb+1ast, B.Erol 11+5reb+2ast, M.Kapucu 9+5reb+1ast, S.Ergin 9+1reb+2ast, O.Onver 8+3reb+5ast
Yesilgiresun: A.Gordon 26+2reb+10ast, U.Turkoglu 12+6reb+1ast, B.Haluk Cinar 12+2reb, A.Ozdemir 9+5reb+1ast, G.Gen 6+4reb+3ast, I.Cevik 5+4reb+2ast
gschID: 199547


  




Jordan
Theodore
Theodore number one in Turkey for round 9 - 1 day ago

American Point guard Jordan Theodore (182-PG-89) had a great game in the last round for top-ranked Banvit BK, receiving a Eurobasket.com Player of the Week award for round 9. The 27-year old player was the main contributor (19 points, three rebounds and seven assists) to his team's victory, helping them to outclass Trabzonspor (#10, 3-6) with 31-point margin 89-58. It allowed Banvit BK to consolidate first place in the Turkish BSL. Banvit BK have a solid 8-1 record. In the team's last gam...   [read more]

Andrew
Andrews
Andrew Andrews joins Best Balikesir - 1 day ago

Best Balikesir Basketbol Kulubu (BSL) added to their roster 23-year old American guard Andrew Andrews (188-88kg-93, college: Washington). He already started the season at Charlotte Hornets in the NBA. Andrews was voted All-Pac-12 1st Team in 2016 at his college time. The previous (12-13) season Andrews played at another team Huskies in U.S. semi-pro league NCAA1 where in 31 games he had 7.8ppg, 3.0rpg and 2.3apg. He just graduated from University of Washington and it is his first season a...   [read more]

Ersan
Ilyasova
Ilyasova's Double-Double can't save 76'ers from the defeat - 1 day ago

The Turkish representative Ersan Ilyasova(208-F-87) is advancing in his career in NBA. Yet another double double in NBA against Memphis Grizzlies makes him the TOP Scorer of Philadelphia 76ers. The Turkish player stayed 40 min on the court scoring 23 points, 17 rebounds and 4 assists. Despite the terrible 3 point percentage of Memphis Grizzlies (11%) Philadelphia 76ers registers their 18. loss by 91-96 keeping their last place in the Western Conference.   [read more]


1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10 | 11 | 12 | 13
1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10 | 11 | 12 | 13

Articles
Interviews
Site Map:
Eurobasket.com Member Services: Other Basketball Sites:
Copyright (c) 1998-2016 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.