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Division Standings
Liga 6
 1. Igokea 9-1 
 2. Bosna-Royal 7-3 
 3. Zrinjski HT 5-5 
 4. Sloboda Tuzla 5-5 
 5. Spars Sarajevo 3-7 
 6. Kakanj 1-9 
Places 7-13
 1. Siroki Primorka 6-2 
 2. Leotar 4-4 
 3. Gradjanski 4-4 
 4. Mladost 3-5 
 5. Bosnjak 3-5 
Stage One Standings
Last:4/20/2017
Division II Standings
1. Liga RS
 1. Radnik B. 21-5 
 2. Sutjeska 19-7 
 3. Prijedor 17-9 
 4. Sokolac 17-9 
 5. Rogatica 15-11 
 6. Student BL 14-12 
 7. HEO 13-13 
 8. Borac BL 12-14 
 9. Slavija 12-14 
 10. Varda HE 12-14 
 11. Rudar 11-15 
 12. Kozara 9-17 
 13. Bratunac 8-18 
 14. Teslic 2-24 
A1 Liga FBIH
 1. Vogosca 16-4 
 2. Burch 16-4 
 3. Gradina S. 16-4 
 4. Igman 13-7 
 5. Celik 9-11 
 6. Turbina 9-11 
 7. Donji Vakuf 8-12 
 8. Travnik 8-12 
 9. Iskra Bugojno 7-13 
 10. Lukavac 5-15 
 11. Gradina T. 3-17 
A1 Liga KSHB
 1. Student M. 15-2 
 2. Posusje 15-3 
 3. Grude 14-4 
 4. Siroki II 14-4 
 5. Tomislav 13-6 
 6. Capljina 9-8 
 7. Zrinjski II 6-12 
 8. Livno 5-13 
 9. Novi 4-12 
 10. Brotnjo 1-16 
 11. Busovaca 1-17 
Last:5/6/2017
ABA League
 1. Buducnost 0-0 
 2. Cedevita 0-0 
 3. Cibona 0-0 
 4. Crvena Zvezda 0-0 
 5. FMP 0-0 
 6. Igokea 0-0 
 7. Mega Bemax 0-0 
 8. Mornar Bar 0-0 
 9. MZT Skopje 0-0 
 10. Partizan NIS 0-0 
 11. Un.Olimpija 0-0 
 12. Zadar 0-0 
Last:9/16/2017
Stats Leaders
Points Per Game
 Drasko KNEZEVIC
  Zrinjski.
  (186-PG-93)
  Avg: 18.8
 1. Knezevic, Zrinjski.18.8 
 2. Tuljkovic, Bosnjak18.3 
 3. Kovacevic, Spars S.17.2 
 4. Jovanovic, Spars S.16.7 
 5. Djurasovic, Zrinjski.15.8 
 6. Negovanovic, Gradj.15.7 
 7. Pelkic, Leotar15.4 
 8. Robinson, Igokea15.1 
 9. Hasandic, Sloboda .14.6 
 10. Stanojevic, Mlado.14.3 
Rebounds Per Game
 Obrad TOMIC
  Kakanj
  (206-C-93)
  Avg: 9.8
 1. Tomic, Kakanj9.8 
 2. Kastropil, Siroki P.8.7 
 3. Markovic, Gradj.8.3 
 4. Pelkic, Leotar7.8 
 5. Stanojevic, Mlado.7.6 
 6. Djurasovic, Zrinjski.7.4 
 7. Marojevic, Gradj.7.1 
 8. Milosevic, Igokea6.8 
 9. Kadic, Bosnjak6.8 
 10. Karacic, Siroki P.6.7 
Assists Per Game
 Jan MOCNIK
  Siroki P.
  (178-PG-87)
  Avg: 8.3
 1. Mocnik, Siroki P.8.3 
 2. Knezevic, Zrinjski.5.4 
 3. Princ, Zrinjski HT4.9 
 4. Fekete, Leotar4.6 
 5. Luzajic, Leotar4.0 
 6. Dovadzija, Bosnjak3.9 
 7. Aleksic, Mladost3.9 
 8. Robinson, Igokea3.8 
 9. Zahiragic, Spars S.3.7 
 10. Vasiljevic, Bosna-Ro.3.7 
Steals Per Game
 Drasko KNEZEVIC
  Zrinjski.
  (186-PG-93)
  Avg: 2.4
 1. Knezevic, Zrinjski.2.4 
 2. Tuljkovic, Bosnjak1.9 
 3. Brown, Sloboda .1.9 
 4. Mocnik, Siroki P.1.7 
 5. Princ, Zrinjski HT1.6 
 6. Dreznjak, Siroki P.1.4 
 7. Samadan, Zrinjski.1.4 
 8. Milosevic, Igokea1.4 
 9. Kovacevic, Spars S.1.3 
 10. Radivojevic, Igokea1.3 
Blocks Per Game
 Franko KASTROPIL
  Siroki P.
  (212-C-84)
  Avg: 1.1
 1. Kastropil, Siroki P.1.1 
 2. Karacic, Siroki P.1.0 
 3. Sturanovic, Bosna-Ro.0.9 
 4. Brummitt, Zrinjski.0.9 
 5. Pelkic, Leotar0.8 
 6. Rikic, Igokea0.7 
 7. Radmilovic, Leotar0.7 
 8. Marojevic, Gradj.0.6 
 9. Tomic, Kakanj0.6 
 10. Milosevic, Gradjanski0.6 
Poll

First Round Schedule
Crvena Zvezd 54% Sep.29 Mornar Bar
Mega Bemax 54% Sep.29 Cibona
Un.Olimpija 58% Sep.29 Igokea
Buducnost 55% Sep.29 Zadar
Cedevita 58% Sep.29 FMP
MZT Skopje 54% Sep.29 Partizan NI
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Zack Wright selected the top Bosnian playing abroad in last week's games - Mar 18, 2013


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We bring you last week's top performances from Bosnians who are playing abroad and who all have had prior experience of national team duties at youth or senior level.


Zack Wright
Zack Wright
   #1. This week's number one is an international guard Zack Wright (195-85, college: Central Mo., currently plays in Eurocup), who plays in Russia. He could not help Spartak St.Petersburg (3-3) in their last game on Wednesday. Despite Wright's good performance the second-placed Spartak St.Petersburg was badly defeated 73-56 on the road by the leading Budivelnyk in the group K of Eurocup. He was the second best scorer with 14 points. Wright also added 8 boards, handed out 5 passes and blocked 2 shots. It's Wright's first season with the team. Wright is ranked fifth on the list of the best passers in the league. He has very reliable stats this season: 11.4ppg, 3.6rpg, 5.5apg, 1.6spg, 2FGP: 67.4%(60-89) and FT: 72.4%. Wright is a naturalized American. He is currently a member of the Bosnia and Herzegovina senior national team. Strangely Wright has never played in Bosnia.

Ivan Opacak
Ivan Opacak
   #2. Second place goes to an experienced international shooting guard Ivan Opacak (201-80, agency: INVICTUS Sports Group, currently plays in Poland), who plays in the Polish TBL. Opacak was not able to help PGE Turow (16-8) in their last game. Despite his very good performance PGE Turow (#2) lost 81-86 at home to the leading Trefl Sopot in the Places 1-6 group. Opacak was the top scorer with 23 points in 26 minutes. It was PGE Turow's third consecutive loss in a row. This year Opacak averages: 9.8ppg, 2.7rpg, 2FGP: 54.8%, 3FGP: 36.9% and FT: 85.7% in the 23 games he played so far. He has a dual citizenship: Bosnia and Herzegovina and Croatian. Ex-KK Zenica Celik player is in the roster of the Bosnia and Herzegovina senior national team.

Nihad Djedovic
Nihad Djedovic
   #3. The Bosnia and Herzegovina player who performed third best last week abroad was an international forward Nihad Djedovic (198-90, agency: Beo Basket, currently plays in Germany), who plays in the German BBL. Djedovic was not able to secure a victory for ALBA Berlin (16-10) in their last game on Sunday. Despite his good performance ALBA Berlin was defeated 94-87 in Hagen by the lower-ranked Phoenix (#9). Djedovic recorded 13 points, 6 rebounds and 6 assists (made all of his seven free throws). Djedovic's overall stats this season are: 9.7ppg, 3.9rpg, 2.1apg, 2FGP: 51.3%, 3FGP: 19.0% and FT: 85.7%. He is also a member of the Bosnia and Herzegovina senior national team.

Ernest Bremer
Ernest Bremer
   #4. Guard Ernest Bremer (194-80, agency: Higher Vision Sports, college: St.Bonaventure, currently plays in Italy) led Armani Milano to an overtime victory against the closely-ranked Umana Venezia (11-12) 97-88 in the Italian SerieA in Sunday night's game. Bremer recorded 12 points. EA7 Emporio Armani Milano (14-9) is placed fifth in the SerieA. Bremer's overall stats this season are: 6.3ppg, 1.7rpg and 2.2apg. He is a naturalized American. Bremer used to play for the Bosnia and Herzegovina national team back in 2011. He played also for Bosna ASA BH Telecom Sarajevo in Bosnia and Herzegovina league.

Marko Popovic
Marko Popovic
   #5. Former international guard Marko Popovic (193-84, currently plays in Serbia) led Sloga to a 3-point victory over the closely-ranked BKK Radnicki (8-17) 86-83 in the Serbian A League last Saturday. Popovic was MVP of the game. He recorded 24 points and added 9 assists (made all of his six free throws). KK Sloga Societe Generale Kraljevo (9-16) is placed 12th in the A League. Popovic's team will play only one more game in the Regular Season. And that game will be critical. Popovic belongs to league's top scorers (ranked #2) and also on the list of best passers (first place). He has individually a very good season with high stats. Popovic averages: 18.1ppg, 2.4rpg, 8.1apg and 1.4spg. He is another player who holds two passports: Bosnia and Herzegovina and Serbian. Popovic used to play for the Bosnia and Herzegovina national team four years ago.

Milan Milosevic
Milan Milosevic
   #6. Forward Milan Milosevic (205-85, agency: Interperformances, currently plays in Adriatic League) couldn't help Buducnost (15-10) in their game against Zvezda (18-7) in the Adriatic League, despite his good performance on Saturday night. He recorded 10 points and grabbed 6 rebounds in 16 minutes. But Buducnost was badly defeated 79-63 in Beograd by the second-ranked Zvezda. Milosevic's team will play only one more game in the Adriatic League Regular Season. And now that game is very crucial. This year Milosevic's overall stats are: 1.9ppg and 2.5rpg in the 24 games. He is an international player who is currently on the senior Bosnia and Herzegovina National Team roster.

Kenan Bajramovic
Kenan Bajramovic
   #7. International center Kenan Bajramovic (205-81, currently plays in Turkey) managed to help Banvit Basketbol Kulubu in a victory against the 12th-ranked Besiktas (6-18) 67-56 in the Turkish TBL last Monday. Bajramovic scored 5 points and grabbed 4 rebounds in 23 minutes. Banvit Basketbol Kulubu (19-2) is placed first in the TBL. It was his team's 12th consecutive victory in a row. This year Bajramovic's total stats are: 8.1ppg, 5.0rpg and 1.1apg in the 20 games. He is also Bosnia and Herzegovina national team player.

Mirza Teletovic
Mirza Teletovic
   #8. Forward Mirza Teletovic (206-85, also represented by Beo Basket, currently plays in NBA) couldn't help the Brooklyn Nets (38-28) in their game against the Philadelphia 76ers (25-40) in the NBA. Teletovic recorded only 4 points and grabbed 6 rebounds. The Brooklyn Nets were defeated 106-97 in Philadelphia by the 76ers. Teletovic has averaged so far 3.5ppg and 1.9rpg. He plays currently for the Bosnia and Herzegovina national team.

Nemanja Gordic
Nemanja Gordic
   #9. International point guard Nemanja Gordic (192-88, currently plays in Adriatic League) couldn't help Partizan (15-10) in their game against MZT Skopje (13-12) in the Adriatic League. Gordic recorded 7 points and added 4 assists. Partizan was edged 66-64 in Skopje by the lower-ranked MZT Skopje (#8). His team will play only one more game in the Adriatic League Regular Season. Gordic has averaged so far 5.4ppg, 1.2rpg and 1.7apg. He is also in the roster of the Bosnia and Herzegovina national team.

Elvir Ovcina
Elvir Ovcina
   #10. Power forward Elvir Ovcina (212-76, another player represented by Interperformances, college: Syracuse, currently plays in Germany) couldn't help LTi 46ers (4-23) in their game against New Yorker Phantoms (11-15) in the German BBL. Despite his very good performance in Saturday night's game Ovcina recorded a double-double by scoring 23 points and getting 10 rebounds. He also added 5 assists. Ovcina is currently third on the list of best rebounders. This season he has very good stats: 13.5ppg, 7.2rpg and 3.3apg. Ovcina is a former international player as eight years ago he still played for the Bosnia and Herzegovina senior national team.

   #11. International point guard Sasa Vasiljevic (180-79, another player represented by Beo Basket, currently plays in Ukraine) couldn't help Halychyna in their game against BC Donetsk in the Ukrainian Superleague, despite his very good performance in Sunday night's game. He recorded 15 points (made all of his six free throws) in 20 minutes. But his team was edged 83-81. Vasiljevic has averaged so far 8.2ppg, 1.5rpg and 3.9apg in the 37 games. He plays currently for the Bosnia and Herzegovina national team.

   #12. International guard Nemanja Mitrovic (197-90, college: Portland, currently plays in Greece) couldn't help Kavala in their game against Ikaros in the Greek A1. Despite his very good performance in Saturday night's game Mitrovic was the top scorer with 17 points. He has averaged so far 9.9ppg, 2.5rpg and 1.1apg. Mitrovic is also in the roster of the Bosnia and Herzegovina national team.

   #13. Former international forward Miralem Halilovic (205-91, currently plays in Croatia) contributed to a KK Zagreb's victory against the eighth-ranked Jolly 78-70 in the Croatian A1 last Sunday. He scored 10 points and grabbed 8 rebounds in 26 minutes. Halilovic has averaged so far 5.7ppg, 2.3rpg and 1.2apg in the 11 games. He used to play for the Bosnia and Herzegovina national team two years ago.

   #14. International center Jusuf Nurkic (212-94, currently plays in Adriatic League) couldn't help one of league's weakest teams KK Zadar in their game against Szolnok in the Adriatic League. Despite his good performance last Sunday Nurkic recorded 11 points and grabbed 8 rebounds. He has averaged so far 2.9ppg and 1.9rpg. Despite Nurkic played previously for the Slovenian U16 national team, he is currently in the Bosnia and Herzegovina national team roster.

   #15. International center Nedzad Sinanovic (221-83, currently plays in Spain) helped Blancos de Rueda win their game against the league outsider Assignia Manresa 86-73 in the Spanish ACB last Saturday. Sinanovic recorded 10 points and grabbed 5 rebounds in 23 minutes. He has averaged so far 7.5ppg and 4.2rpg in the 24 games. Sinanovic is also in the roster of the Bosnia and Herzegovina national team.


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

   #1. Zoran Planinic (198-G-82, currently plays in Euroleague), who plays in Russia could not help Khimky (6-5) in their last game. Despite his good performance the fourth-placed Khimky was edged 80-79 on the road by the lower-ranked (#6) Maccabi T-A in the group F of Euroleague. Planinic was the second best scorer with 13 points. He also added 9 assists in 37 minutes. There are only three games left until the end of the Euroleague Top 16. So now every game will be critical. Planinic is ranked second on the list of the best passers in the league with 6.4apg. He also averaged so far 13.2ppg, 3.9rpg and 1.2spg in the 19 games he played so far. Planinic has a dual citizenship: Croatian and Bosnia and Herzegovina.

   #2. Alen Trepalovac (214-C-85, currently plays in Croatia) led Vrijednosnice OS to a victory against the fifth-ranked KK Zabok (7-11) 76-71 in the Croatian A1 on Saturday night. He had a double-double by scoring 20 points and getting 19 rebounds. Trepalovac also added 2 blocks in 40 minutes. Vrijednosnice OS Darda (10-8) is placed first in Places 9-14 group. It was his team's third consecutive victory in a row. The Regular Season already ended. Trepalovac has relatively good stats this year: 10.4ppg and 7.1rpg in the nine games. He is another player who holds two passports: Bosnia and Herzegovina and Croatian. Despite Trepalovac's Bosnia and Herzegovina nationality, he previously played for the Croatian U21 national team and is probably not eligible to play for the Bosnia and Herzegovina team.

   #3. Stanko Barac (216-C-86, currently plays in Euroleague) contributed to a 3-point Anadolu Efes' victory against the eighth-ranked Brose Baskets Bamberg (0-11) 89-86 in the Euroleague in Thursday night's game. Barac scored 8 points, grabbed 6 rebounds and made 3 blocks. Anadolu Efes Istanbul (9-2) is placed first in group E. There are only three games left until the end of the Euroleague Top 16. So now every game is very crucial. This season Barac averages: 4.8ppg and 3.5rpg. Similarly like Trepalovac and Planinic above he has both Bosnia and Herzegovina and Croatian nationalities.

   #4. Dejan Cup (202-PF-83, currently plays in Cyprus) led Etha to a victory over the closely-ranked AEK (14-7) 74-67 in the Cypriot Division A on Thursday night. Cup was MVP of the game. He scored 27 points (!!!) and grabbed 9 rebounds. It was the game of the round between two top 4 ranked teams. Michelin Etha Engomis Nicosia (16-5) is placed second in the Division A. It was his team's fourth consecutive victory in a row. Cup has relatively good stats this season: 12.0ppg, 5.5rpg and 1.5apg. He also holds two passports: Serbian and Bosnia and Herzegovina.

   #5. Marko Keselj (206-SF-88, agency: Beo Basket, currently plays in France) was not able to help one of league's weakest teams Le Mans (13-10) in their game against ASVEL Lyon-Villeurbanne Basket (13-10) in the French ProA, despite his very good performance in Monday night's game. Keselj was the second best scorer with 14 points. He also added 5 rebounds and 3 assists in 36 minutes. But Le Mans lost 81-88 in Villeurbanne to the higher-ranked (#4) ASVEL Lyon- Basket. Keselj has relatively good stats this year: 12.8ppg and 6.8rpg in the four games. He has dual citizenship: Bosnia and Herzegovina and Serbian.

   #6. Mirza Begic (217-C-85, currently plays in Spain) contributed to a Real Madrid's victory against the closely-ranked Caja Laboral 100-92 in the Spanish ACB on Sunday night. Begic scored 6 points in only 13 minutes. This year Begic's overall stats are: 4.9ppg and 2.8rpg in the 25 games. He has Bosnia and Herzegovina and Slovenian nationalities.

   #7. Damir Markota (209-F-85, currently plays in Turkey) was not able to secure a victory for Besiktas in their game against Banvit BK in the Turkish TBL. Markota scored 8 points, had 7 rebounds and dished 3 assists in 29 minutes. His team lost 56-67. This year Markota's overall stats are: 8.0ppg, 6.1rpg and 2.0apg in the 22 games. He holds both Bosnia and Herzegovina and Croatian passports.

   #8. Mirza Hrncic (203-F/C-86, currently plays in Croatia) is a teammate of previously mentioned Alen Trepalovac and both played together in the last Croatian A1 game. Hrncic was the major contributor in a Vrijednosnice OS's victory against the fifth-ranked KK Zabok 76-71. He scored 20 points. Hrncic has relatively good stats this season: 11.4ppg, 4.9rpg and 1.2apg.

   #9. Seid Hajric (203-F-83, currently plays in Poland) helped Anwil win their game against the third-ranked Stelmet ZG crushing them 90-59 in the Polish TBL in Wednesday night's game. He recorded 12 points, 9 rebounds and 3 assists in 25 minutes. Hajric has relatively good stats this year: 11.1ppg and 5.9rpg in the 22 games. He has dual citizenship: Bosnia and Herzegovina and Polish.

   #10. Miroslav Todic (205-F-85, currently plays in EuroChallenge) couldn't help Khimik in their game against EWE Baskets in the EuroChallenge. Despite his good performance in Tuesday night's game Todic recorded 11 points and grabbed 8 rebounds. Todic's total stats this season are: 9.7ppg, 8.7rpg and 2.3apg. He has dual citizenship: Bosnia and Herzegovina and Serbian.   




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