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Korisliiga Standings
 1. Salon Vilpas 28-8 
 2. Kataja Basket 25-11 
 3. Helsinki Seagulls 25-11 
 4. Kauhajoki 21-15 
 5. Lapua 17-19 
 6. Kouvot 16-20 
 7. BC Nokia 16-20 
 8. Pyrinto 14-22 
 9. KTP Basket 13-23 
 10. Korihait 5-31 
Full Standings
1st Standings
Division A
 1. Lahti 20-7 
 2. Espoo United 18-8 
 3. ToPo 16-11 
 4. Oulun NMKY 15-12 
 5. Jyvaskyla BA 14-13 
 6. HBA-Marsky 11-16 
 7. Porvoon Tarmo 11-16 
 8. FoKoPo 10-17 
 9. Pyrinto II 10-17 
 10. Jarvenpaa 9-17 
Division B
 1. PuHu Juniorit 22-4 
 2. TuNMKY 21-5 
 3. Ura Basket 19-7 
 4. Korikouvot 16-10 
 5. HyPo 15-9 
 6. Espoo Basket 14-10 
 7. Raholan Pyrkiva 12-12 
 8. HNMKY U23 10-14 
 9. Karkkila 7-17 
 10. PeU-Basket 7-17 
 11. Munkkiniemen 6-18 
 12. JyWe 6-18 
 13. Namika Lr 5-19 
Basketball Champions League Standings
Group A
 1. Monaco 12-2 
 2. Banvit BK 11-3 
 3. CEZ Nymburk 10-4 
 4. Aris 8-6 
 5. Fraport SKY 7-7 
 6. Ironi Nahariya 5-9 
 7. Helios 2-12 
 8. Bakken 1-13 
Group B
 1. Le Mans 9-5 
 2. Umana VE 9-5 
 3. Pinar Karsiyaka 9-5 
 4. Avtodor 7-7 
 5. Maccabi Rishon 7-7 
 6. Oradea 6-8 
 7. Kataja Basket 6-8 
 8. Khimik 3-11 
Group C
 1. ASVEL 10-4 
 2. Neptunas 10-4 
 3. EWE Baskets 10-4 
 4. PAOK 7-7 
 5. Ventspils 7-7 
 6. Usak 5-9 
 7. Openjobmetis V. 4-10 
 8. Rosa Radom 3-11 
Group D
 1. Iberostar Tener. 11-3 
 2. Scandone AV 10-4 
 3. Strasbourg 9-5 
 4. Juventus 8-6 
 5. Oostende 6-8 
 6. Cibona 5-9 
 7. Mega Leks 4-10 
 8. Mornar Bar 3-11 
Group E
 1. Besiktas 12-2 
 2. AEK Athens 9-5 
 3. Partizan 8-6 
 4. Ludwigsburg 8-6 
 5. Banco di Srd 7-7 
 6. Spirou 6-8 
 7. Stelmet ZG 4-10 
 8. Szolnok 2-12 
Stats Leaders
Points Per Game
 Antwan SCOTT
  KTP Basket
  Avg: 22
 1. Scott, KTP Basket22.0 
 2. Jones, Lapua21.5 
 3. Gay, KTP Basket19.2 
 4. Pledger, Kouvot19.1 
 5. Brown, Kataja B.17.7 
 6. Hollins, Kauhajoki17.7 
 7. Bryant, Kataja B.16.8 
 8. Morris, Lapua16.8 
 9. Holsey, Kauhajoki16.0 
 10. Bullock, Pyrinto15.8 
Rebounds Per Game
 Marcus VAN
  Avg: 10.5
 1. Van, Korihait10.5 
 2. Buckles, Kouvot9.5 
 3. Judge, Pyrinto9.3 
 4. Pratt, KTP Basket8.7 
 5. Coleman, Salon Vilpas8.4 
 6. Williams, Lapua7.9 
 7. Bullock, Pyrinto7.6 
 8. Nelson, Pyrinto7.6 
 9. Williams, Salon V.7.5 
 10. Edwards, Salon Vilpas7.4 
Assists Per Game
  Avg: 7.2
 1. Nikkarinen, Helsinki.7.2 
 2. Pratt, KTP Basket6.7 
 3. Rannikko, Kataja B.6.0 
 4. Sarcevic, Kauhajoki5.7 
 5. Jalonen, Korihait4.4 
 6. Williams, Lapua4.2 
 7. Edwards, Lapua4.1 
 8. Appleby, Kouvot4.1 
 9. Staten, Salon Vilpas4.1 
 10. Minard, Pyrinto3.9 
Steals Per Game
  Kataja B.
  Avg: 2.2
 1. Mullings, Kataja B.2.2 
 2. Pratt, KTP Basket2.2 
 3. Horne, Kouvot1.9 
 4. Hollins, Kauhajoki1.8 
 5. Minard, Pyrinto1.7 
 6. Sanders, BC Nokia1.6 
 7. Scott, KTP Basket1.6 
 8. Sarcevic, Kauhajoki1.5 
 9. Nelson, Pyrinto1.4 
 10. Gay, KTP Basket1.4 
Blocks Per Game
 Sherman GAY
  KTP Basket
  Avg: 1.9
 1. Gay, KTP Basket1.9 
 2. Bristol, Kataja B.1.8 
 3. Van, Korihait1.1 
 4. Judge, Pyrinto1.1 
 5. Bailey, KTP Basket0.9 
 6. Coleman, Salon Vilpas0.9 
 7. Barrett, BC Nokia0.9 
 8. Huolila, Kataja B.0.9 
 9. Nelson, Pyrinto0.8 
 10. Walker, KTP Basket0.8 
Finnish men teams in Euro cups 2016-2017
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Petteri Koponen selected the top Finn playing abroad in last week's games - Apr 3, 2013

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

Petteri Koponen
Petteri Koponen
   #1. This week's number one is an international point guard Petteri Koponen (194-88, currently plays in Euroleague), who plays in Russia. He could not help Khimky (13-10) in their last game. Despite Koponen's good performance the fifth-placed Khimky lost 82-86 at home to the lower-ranked (#6) Caja Laboral in the group F of Euroleague. He recorded 12 points in 27 minutes on the court. Koponen's team will play only one more game in the Euroleague Top 16. And that game will be critical. This year Koponen averages: 6.6ppg, 1.9apg, 2FGP: 51.0%, 3FGP: 45.5%(20-44) and FT: 95.7%(22-23) in the 20 games he played so far. He is currently a member of the Finnish senior national team.

Gerald Lee
Gerald Lee
   #2. Second place goes to an international center Gerald Lee (208-87, college: ODU, currently plays in Montenegro). Lee led Buducnost to a victory over the second-ranked Mornar Bar (1-1) crushing them 92-50 in the Montenegrin 1A last Wednesday. He was MVP of the game. Lee recorded 21 points and grabbed 5 rebounds; quite an impressive performance considering it's only his third season in pro basketball. It was the game of the round between two top 3 ranked teams in group S-League. KK Buducnost Voli Podgorica (7-1) is placed first. It was his team's sixth consecutive victory in a row. But this is still an early stage of the season and everything may happen. Lee has relatively good stats this year: 12.5ppg, 3.5rpg, 2FGP: 62.5%(10-16) and FT: 83.3%. He is a naturalized American. Lee is in the roster of the Finnish senior national team. Strangely he has never played in Finland.

Teemu Rannikko
Teemu Rannikko
   #3. The Finnish player who performed third best last week abroad was an experienced international point guard Teemu Rannikko (189-80, currently plays in Slovenia), who plays in the Slovenian Telemach League. Rannikko was not able to help Un.Olimpija (2-1) in their last game. Despite his good performance Un.Olimpija (#6) lost 78-85 on their home court in Ljubljana to the leading Maribor Messer in the Places 1-6 group. Rannikko scored 12 points and added 6 assists in 30 minutes. But the season just started, so everything may happen. This year Rannikko's overall stats are: 9.5ppg, 3.5apg, 2FGP: 33.3%, 3FGP: 33.3% and FT: 91.7% in the two games. He is also a member of the Finnish senior national team.

Emir Sulejmanovic
Emir Sulejmanovic
   #4. Power forward Emir Sulejmanovic (204-95, currently plays in Slovenia) is a teammate of previously mentioned Teemu Rannikko. But that was another game of his team in Slovenian Telemach League which we would like to mention. Sulejmanovic managed to help Union Olimpija Ljubljana to win against the third-ranked Helios (13-9) 77-63. He scored only 4 points and grabbed 7 rebounds. It was his first game for Un.Olimpija this season. His team is placed sixth in Places 1-6 group. Sulejmanovic has a dual citizenship: Bosnia and Herzegovina and Finnish. He used to play for the Finnish U16 national team back in 2011.

Sasu Salin
Sasu Salin
   #5. International guard Sasu Salin (192-91, currently plays in Slovenia) is a teammate of previously mentioned Teemu Rannikko. He played also in the last Slovenian Telemach League game facing Emir Sulejmanovic (above) in the other team. Salin contributed to Un.Olimpija's victory against the third-ranked Helios (13-9) 77-63. He scored only 2 points and added 3 assists in 18 minutes. This year Salin's total stats are: 1.0ppg and 1.5apg in the two games. He plays currently for the Finnish national team.

Roope Ahonen
Roope Ahonen
   #6. Guard Roope Ahonen (186-90, agency: FCM, currently plays in Sweden) was not able to secure a victory for Solna Vikings (22-16) in their game against Sodertalje Kings (27-10) in the Swedish Basketligan. Ahonen scored 8 points, grabbed 4 rebounds and dished 6 assists. Solna Vikings was crushed 98-74 on the road by the higher-ranked Sodertalje Kings (#3). This season Ahonen has relatively solid stats: 10.3ppg, 1.6rpg and 4.0apg. He is an international player who is currently on the senior Finnish National Team roster.

Ville Kaunisto
Ville Kaunisto
   #7. International forward Ville Kaunisto (205-82, currently plays in France) contributed to a 2-point Blois' victory against the closely-ranked Cognac (16-10) 88-86 in the French NM1 (third division) in Tuesday night's game. Kaunisto scored 14 points, grabbed 7 rebounds and dished 3 assists in 40 minutes. ADA Blois Basket (16-9) is placed fourth in the NM1. It was his team's seventh consecutive victory in a row. Kaunisto is ranked second on the list of the top scorers in the league and also on the list of best rebounders (first place). He has individually a very good year with high stats. Kaunisto averages: 17.4ppg, 11.2rpg and 1.8apg in the 19 games. He is also Finnish national team player.

Shawn Huff
Shawn Huff
   #8. Small forward Shawn Huff (198-84, college: Valparaiso, currently plays in Italy) couldn't help Upea CdO (10-13) in their game against Latte BRE (14-8) in the Italian Lega2 (second division). Huff scored 6 points and grabbed 4 rebounds. Upea CdO was crushed 109-87 in Brescia by the higher-ranked Latte BRE (#4). This season Huff has very high stats. He averages: 15.7ppg, 5.3rpg and 2.3spg. Huff plays currently for the Finnish national team.

Tuukka Kotti
Tuukka Kotti
   #9. International power forward Tuukka Kotti (205-81, college: Providence, currently plays in Italy) couldn't help Vanoli Cremona (10-15) in their game against Umana Venezia (13-12) in the Italian SerieA. He cannot count Monday's game as one of the best ones. Kotti recorded only 1 points in 15 minutes. Vanoli Cremona lost 74-80 in Venezia to the higher-ranked (#8) Umana. Kotti has averaged so far 5.3ppg and 5.1rpg in the 23 games. He is also in the roster of the Finnish national team.   

Antwan Scott
Aris tab Antwan Scott, ex KTP Basket - 1 day ago
Aris Thessaloniki (A1) inked 25-year old American guard Antwan Scott (188-81kg-92, college: Colorado State). He played recently at KTP Basket in Finnish Korisliiga. In 14 games he averaged impressive 22.0ppg, 4.5rpg, 2.9apg and 1.6spg this season. Scott also played for New Heroes Basketball Den Bosch in Holland earlier that season where in 11 Eredivisie games he had very remarkable stats: 20.6ppg, 4.5rpg, 5.5apg and 2.3spg. He has tried to make it to the NBA and played in the NBA Pro Summ...   [read more]

Review of Korisliiga Round 3 of Semi-Finals - 2 days ago
Kataja Basket - Helsinki Seagulls 105-80 Kataja Basket cruised past Helsinki Seagulls to take 2-1 lead. The game was mostly controlled by Joensuun Kataja. Helsinki Seagulls managed to win third quarter 23-20. But it was not enough to take a lead and get a victory that evening. Joensuun Kataja shot the lights out from three sinking 14 long-distance shots on high 53.8 percentage. The best player for the winners was American swingman Jarekious Bradley (196-90, college: SE Missouri St., agen...   [read more]

Shawn Huff
Shawn Huff selected the top Finn playing abroad in last week's games - 4 days ago
Here is the weekly review of the top performing Finnish players, who play currently abroad. This week's number one is an experienced international small forward Shawn Huff (198-84). He led Deutsche Bank Skyliners to a victory over the closely-ranked Science City Jena in the German BBL in Monday night's game.    [read more]

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Korisliiga Round 39: Joensuun Kataja is defeated by BC Nokia - 24 days ago  
Brown's 27 points and 8 rebounds give him Player of the Week award - 26 days ago  
Korisliiga Round 38: Joensuun Kataja loses to Kauhajoen Karhu - 27 days ago  
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