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Winner League Standings
 1. Hapoel J-M 2-0 
 2. Maccabi T-A 2-0 
 3. Ironi Nahariya 1-1 
 4. Bnei Hertzeliya 1-1 
 5. Hapoel Eilat 1-1 
 6. Galil Gilboa 1-1 
 7. Ironi Nes-Ziona 1-1 
 8. Maccabi Ashdod 1-1 
 9. Hapoel T-A 1-1 
 10. Maccabi Haifa 0-1 
 11. Maccabi Rishon 0-1 
 12. Hapoel Holon 0-2 
Full Standings
Last:10/19/2017
National League Standings
 1. Elitzur K-A 1-0 
 2. Hap.Haifa 1-0 
 3. Hap.R/G Givat. 1-0 
 4. Macc.Rehovot 1-0 
 5. Maccabi H/H 1-0 
 6. Maccabi K/G 1-0 
 7. Hapoel Galilee 0-0 
 8. Elitzur Yavne 0-1 
 9. Hapoel Afula 0-1 
 10. Hapoel B/S 0-1 
 11. Hapoel K/S 0-1 
 12. Hapoel Migd.H. 0-1 
 13. Maccabi K/M 0-1 
 14. Maccabi Raanana 0-1 
Full Standings
Last:10/18/2017
Artzit Standings
North
 1. Beitar K/Y 0-0 
 2. Elitzur G/S 0-0 
 3. Elitzur Ironi 0-0 
 4. Hapoel Acre 0-0 
 5. Hapoel E/H 0-0 
 6. Hapoel Jat 0-0 
 7. Hapoel Maa lot 0-0 
 8. Hapoel N/E 0-0 
 9. Hapoel Zefat 0-0 
 10. Ironi K/O 0-0 
 11. Macc.Carmiel 0-0 
 12. Ramat Hasharon 0-0 
South
 1. City Center 0-0 
 2. Elitzur Ashkelon 0-0 
 3. Elitzur Ramla 0-0 
 4. Hapoel G/N 0-0 
 5. Hapoel H/A 0-0 
 6. Hapoel H/M 0-0 
 7. Hapoel Lod 0-0 
 8. Hapoel M/M 0-0 
 9. Maccabi B/Y 0-0 
 10. Maccabi M/A 0-0 
 11. Maccabi M/S 0-0 
 12. Maccabi P/T 0-0 
Last:9/16/2017
Euroleague Standings
$$Euroleague Standings
 1 CSKA 1-0 
 2 FC Barcelona 1-0 
 3 Khimki 1-0 
 4 Maccabi T-A 1-0 
 5 Olympiacos 1-0 
 6 Real Madrid 1-0 
 7 Unicaja 1-0 
 8 Zalgiris 1-0 
 9 Anadolu Efes 0-1 
 10 Baskonia 0-1 
 11 Brose Bask. 0-1 
 12 Crvena Zvezda 0-1 
 13 EA7 Armani 0-1 
 14 Fenerbahce 0-1 
 15 Panathinaikos 0-1 
 16 Valencia 0-1 
$$ANGT Standings
 1 ALBA Berlin 0-0 
 2 Bayern U18 0-0 
 3 BBA U18 0-0 
 4 Cedevita U18 0-0 
 5 CFBB 0-0 
 6 Cibona U18 0-0 
 7 Cr.Zvezda U18 0-0 
 8 CSKA U18 0-0 
 9 Darussafaka U18 0-0 
 10 Estudiantes U18 0-0 
 11 FCB U18 0-0 
 12 Fenerbahce U18 0-0 
 13 GBA U18 0-0 
 14 Gran Canaria U18 0-0 
 15 Joventut U18 0-0 
 16 L.Rytas U18 0-0 
 17 Las Palmas U18 0-0 
 18 LHospitalet U18 0-0 
 19 Macc.TA U18 0-0 
 20 Mega Bemax U18 0-0 
 21 Panathinaikos U18 0-0 
 22 Partizan U18 0-0 
 23 Real Madrid U18 0-0 
 24 Seville U18 0-0 
 25 Skyliners U18 0-0 
 26 Spars U18 0-0 
 27 Stellazzurra U18 0-0 
 28 U.Olimpija U18 0-0 
 29 Unicaja U18 0-0 
 30 USK U18 0-0 
 31 VEF U18 0-0 
 32 Zalgiris U18 0-0 
Last:10/13/2017
Eurocup Standings
Group A
 1 Darussafaka 2-0 
 2 Fiat TO 2-0 
 3 Unics 2-0 
 4 Andorra 0-2 
 5 Cedevita 0-2 
 6 Paris-Levallois 0-2 
Group B
 1 B.Muenchen 2-0 
 2 Buducnost 2-0 
 3 Grissin Bon RE 1-1 
 4 Lietkabelis 1-1 
 5 Galatasaray 0-2 
 6 Hapoel J-M 0-2 
Group C
 1 Lokomotiv 2-0 
 2 Limoges 1-1 
 3 RETAbet BB 1-1 
 4 ALBA 1-1 
 5 Lietuvos rytas 1-1 
 6 Partizan NIS 0-2 
Group D
 1 ASVEL 1-1 
 2 Dolomiti En. TR 1-1 
 3 Gran Canaria 1-1 
 4 Ratiopharm 1-1 
 5 Tofas 1-1 
 6 Zenit 1-1 
Last:10/19/2017
Basketball Champions League Standings
Group A
 1 Monaco 2-0 
 2 Pinar Karsiyaka 2-0 
 3 UCAM Murcia 2-0 
 4 Enisey 1-1 
 5 EWE Baskets 1-1 
 6 Banco di Srd 0-2 
 7 Hapoel Holon 0-2 
 8 Juventus 0-2 
Group B
 1 Gaziantep 2-0 
 2 Neptunas 2-0 
 3 Iberostar Tener. 1-1 
 4 Ventspils 1-1 
 5 Chalon 1-1 
 6 Ludwigsburg 1-1 
 7 Betaland Cdo 0-2 
 8 PAOK 0-2 
Group C
 1 Bayreuth 2-0 
 2 Estudiantes 2-0 
 3 Umana VE 1-1 
 4 AEK 1-1 
 5 Strasbourg 1-1 
 6 Banvit BK 1-1 
 7 Olimpija 0-2 
 8 Rosa 0-2 
Group D
 1 Nanterre 2-0 
 2 CEZ Nymburk 1-1 
 3 Besiktas 1-1 
 4 Scandone AV 1-1 
 5 Stelmet 1-1 
 6 Aris 1-1 
 7 Oostende 1-1 
 8 Telekom Bsk 0-2 
Last:10/18/2017
FIBA Europe Cup Standings
Group A
 1 Antwerp 1-0 
 2 Groningen 1-0 
 3 Bosna-Royal 0-1 
 4 Le Portel 0-1 
Group B
 1 Avtodor 1-0 
 2 Benfica 1-0 
 3 Bakken 0-1 
 4 Nevezis 0-1 
Group C
 1 Kataja Basket 1-0 
 2 Mornar Bar 1-0 
 3 FC Porto 0-1 
 4 Kapfenberg 0-1 
Group D
 1 Keravnos 1-0 
 2 Kormend 1-0 
 3 Balkan 0-1 
 4 Brussels 0-1 
Group E
 1 Lukoil Acad. 1-0 
 2 UBT Cluj Napoca 1-0 
 3 Dinamo Tbilisi 0-1 
 4 Istanbul BBSK 0-1 
Group F
 1 Bnei Hertzeliya 1-0 
 2 Spirou 1-0 
 3 Alba 0-1 
 4 Tsmoki-Minsk 0-1 
Group G
 1 Demir IBB 1-0 
 2 Sigal Prishtina 1-0 
 3 Khimik 0-1 
 4 Mons-Hainaut 0-1 
Group H
 1 N.Novgorod 1-0 
 2 Szolnok 1-0 
 3 Falco-Vulcano 0-1 
 4 Karpos Sokoli 0-1 
Last:10/18/2017
Stats Leaders
Points Per Game
 Alex YOUNG
  Ironi N.
  (198-G/F-89)
  Avg: 20
 1. Young, Ironi N.20.0 
 2. Laury, Maccabi .19.0 
 3. Tollefsen, Maccabi .19.0 
 4. Holloway, Hapoel H.18.0 
 5. Alexander, Hapoel H.17.5 
 6. Stone, Galil Gilboa17.0 
 7. Siggers, Maccabi .17.0 
 8. Henry, Maccabi .17.0 
 9. Rosario, Hapoel Eilat16.5 
 10. Daye, Hapoel J-M16.5 
Rebounds Per Game
 David LAURY
  Maccabi .
  (206-F/C-90)
  Avg: 13
 1. Laury, Maccabi .13.0 
 2. Lee, Maccabi .12.0 
 3. Ginat, Hapoel T-A10.5 
 4. Stone, Galil Gilboa10.5 
 5. Kanacevic, Bnei H.9.5 
 6. Howell, Hapoel J-M9.5 
 7. Bolden, Maccabi .9.5 
 8. Allen, Hapoel T-A8.5 
 9. Browne, Ironi N.8.5 
 10. Alexander, Hapoel H.8.5 
Assists Per Game
 Pierre JACKSON
  Maccabi .
  (180-PG-91)
  Avg: 6.5
 1. Jackson, Maccabi .6.5 
 2. Ben-Chimol, Maccabi .6.0 
 3. Ziv, Ironi Nahariya6.0 
 4. Henry, Maccabi .6.0 
 5. Dunne, Ironi N.5.5 
 6. Loyd, Hapoel Eilat4.5 
 7. Blatt, Hapoel Holon4.5 
 8. Brown, Galil Gilboa4.5 
 9. Stone, Galil Gilboa4.5 
 10. Webster, Ironi N.4.0 
Steals Per Game
 Corey WALDEN
  Hapoel Holon
  (188-G-92)
  Avg: 4
 1. Walden, Hapoel Holon4.0 
 2. Laury, Maccabi .3.0 
 3. Lee, Maccabi .3.0 
 4. Warech, Maccabi .3.0 
 5. Stone, Galil Gilboa3.0 
 6. Jackson, Maccabi .2.5 
 7. Shuchman, Galil G.2.5 
 8. Ginat, Hapoel T-A2.0 
 9. McKee, Hapoel T-A2.0 
 10. Browne, Ironi N.2.0 
Blocks Per Game
 Sek HENRY
  Maccabi .
  (193-G-87)
  Avg: 3
 1. Henry, Maccabi .3.0 
 2. LeDay, Galil Gilboa3.0 
 3. Alexander, Hapoel H.2.0 
 4. Archie, Bnei H.1.5 
 5. Allen, Hapoel T-A1.5 
 6. Howell, Hapoel J-M1.0 
 7. Zanna, Ironi N.1.0 
 8. Cohen, Maccabi T-A1.0 
 9. Ziv, Ironi Nahariya1.0 
 10. Daye, Hapoel J-M1.0 

Next Round Schedule

Round 3 (Regular Season)

Bnei Hertzel 95% Oct.22 Hap.Holon
Galil Gilboa Oct.22 Maccabi T-A 76%
Hap.Eilat 56% Oct.22 Ironi Nahari
Hapoel T-A Oct.22 Hapoel J-M 77%
Macc.Haifa Oct.22 Ironi Nes-Zi 87%
Macc.Rishon Oct.22 Macc.Ashdod 87%
Next Round Schedule

Round 2 (Regular Season)

Hap.R/G Giv 98% Oct.24 Hapoel K/S
Elit.Yavne Oct.24 Maccabi H/H 96%
Maccabi K/M 57% Oct.24 Hap.Migd.H.
Hap.Haifa 50% Oct.24 Hap.Galilee
Macc.Rehovot 54% Oct.24 Elitzur K-A
Macc.Raanana 56% Oct.24 Hap.Afula
Hapoel B/S Oct.24 Maccabi K/G 96%
Next Round Schedule

Round 2 (Regular Season)

Khimki 61% Oct.20 Zalgiris
Olympiacos 58% Oct.20 Unicaja
Valencia 58% Oct.20 Anadolu Efes
Crvena Zvezd Oct.19 FC Barcelona 97%
Maccabi T-A 96% Oct.19 Baskonia
Panathinaiko 57% Oct.19 Brose Bask.
EA7 Armani 56% Oct.19 Fenerbahce
Real Madrid 58% Oct.19 CSKA
Next Round Schedule

Round 3 (Regular Season)

Group A
Cedevita 58% Oct.25 Andorra
Paris-Levall Oct.25 Fiat TO 97%
Darussafaka 59% Oct.25 Unics
Group B
Buducnost 99% Oct.25 Galatasaray
Lietkabelis 56% Oct.25 Grissin Bon
Hapoel J-M Oct.25 B.Muenchen 97%
Group C
Limoges 59% Oct.25 ALBA
Lietuvos ryt Oct.25 Lokomotiv 76%
RETAbet BB 94% Oct.25 Partizan NI
Group D
Ratiopharm 54% Oct.25 Gran Canaria
Dolomiti En 56% Oct.25 Tofas
ASVEL 60% Oct.25 Zenit
Next Round Schedule

Round 3 (Regular Season)

Group A
Juventus 57% Oct.25 Hap.Holon
EWE Baskets Oct.25 Pinar Karsiy 73%
UCAM Murcia 95% Oct.25 Banco di Srd
Monaco 77% Oct.24 Enisey
Group B
Gaziantep 77% Oct.25 Iberostar Te
Betaland Cdo 57% Oct.24 PAOK
Ludwigsburg Oct.24 Neptunas 73%
Ventspils 57% Oct.24 Chalon
Group C
Olimpija Oct.25 Bayreuth 95%
Strasbourg Oct.25 Estudian. 73%
Rosa Oct.24 Umana VE 88%
AEK 57% Oct.24 Banvit BK
Group D
Scandone AV 57% Oct.25 Oostende
Aris Oct.25 Nanterre 73%
Besiktas 57% Oct.24 Stelmet
Telekom Bsk Oct.24 CEZ Nymburk 88%
Next Round Schedule

Round 2 (Regular Season)

Group A
Bosna-Royal 50% Oct.25 Antwerp
Groningen 50% Oct.24 Le Portel
Group B
Bakken 50% Oct.25 Benfica
Nevezis 50% Oct.24 Avtodor
Group C
Kataja Bsk 50% Oct.25 FC Porto
Kapfenberg 50% Oct.24 Mornar Bar
Group D
Kormend 50% Oct.25 Balkan
Keravnos 50% Oct.24 Brussels
Group E
Istanbul BB 50% Oct.25 Lukoil Acad
Din.Tbilisi 50% Oct.25 UBT Cluj Na
Group F
Bnei Hertzel 50% Oct.25 Tsmoki-Minsk
Alba 50% Oct.24 Spirou
Group G
Demir IBB 50% Oct.25 Mons-Hainaut
Sigal Prisht 50% Oct.25 Khimik
Group H
Falco-Vulcan 50% Oct.25 Szolnok
Karpos Sokol 50% Oct.25 N.Novgorod
Special interview with Bilal Benn - the MVP of National league - May 28, 2013


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Bilal Benn
Niagara alumni guard Bilal Benn (196-G/F-86), traveled to Portugal and Lithuania before leaving a strong mark on Israel's national league. Ironi Nes-Ziona recruited Benn midseason last year and have now, led by Ben's dominant overall performances, qualified for Israel's Basketball Superleague, after winning the minor-league playoffs finals series 3:1. Ben was named Most Valuable Player. One of the main reasons that Nes Ziona's 2012-2013 campaign was so succesfull was benn super play. He led his team in almost all categories , scoring 19 points , grabing 9.7 rebounds and dishing 4.4 assists per game and showed that he is ready to play at much higher level.

1. you had an outstanding season personal wise and team wise. Sum up the season in your words.

"very emotional and physically draining because you always want more for yourself and I'm somebody whose never satisfied with my game and no matter how good I'm doing I'm always trying to figure out how can I be better all the time and sometimes it can hurt my game.. My team with through alot of struggles with ourselves and we got on one page quickly when we brought Cyrus Tate on the team".

2. You arrived here mid of last season, what are the differences between this year's team to last year's and what were the reasons for the team to move up to the Premier (Winner) league?

"Alot of differences . add on more players who can help us rather then only help there stats, the coach was more relaxed in knowing and trusting me from the start rather then waiting till the end. Just having one goal was to win the championship... Mentally I was great this year nothing could really break my faith in myself this season... And all my teammates came prepared they had a great summer also.. We just worked so hard individually and as a team That made us very strong".

3. You played with a serious injury the last playoff games - how much did it affect you and were you not afraid to risk your career by making it worst?

"It affected me alot... Specially knowing I could just risk a injury more but to know I didn't even try and let myself and my team down , I think that would hurt more then anything . My knee will heel we knew that all I have to do is strengthen it this summer it wasn't anything a surgery could do... And yes that cross my mind but I have alot of faith God brought me this far all season I do think he was gonna let anything happen to me.. I joke around alot and say I played with a halo on my head this season bc it was alot of times I was close to getting hurt and moved just In time .. So I was blessed to be able to down the stretch in the games just forget about it during money time".

4. Before you came here you have played at Portugal first league and Lithuania's. What are the differences between those and the second league here?

"Just the style of play really.. Lithuania I loved the league it was really league for men.. The toughness the whole european style I loved it.. The Intelligents is amazing .. The best shooters I ever seen ...also my coach didn't speak English so it was different ... But yea the league itself is great they really bring ya game out and make u better over there... Portugal was more of older guys and not so fast run a play .. Israel second league is more of everybody wants to score , so it kinda made it easier for me this year bc I've always done the little things my career so when I added scoring to it , it made everything in my game come together".

5. What do you think about the level of basketball in Israel and what do you think about how Israel sees its basketball?

"Honestly it's like playing in college..style of play is similar to me... I think they mirror they game after the USA alot... And the NBA".

6. As an American citizen, what do you think about Israel as a country after living here for more than a year and how would you explain the situation here to people as the states?

"Oh people from home if u live close to tel aviv your gonna love it it reminds me of cali alot.. The food is great people are great.. U can shop do whatever you want ... A beach is everywhere it's like playing in paradise".

7. Do you feel that the time period as Ness Tziona helped you to develop your skills and if so, how exactly?

"Yes I do , my coach has helped me so much to learn the point guard position . Just making a easy pass rather then looking for something more..and letting my teammates make choices rather then me trying to force a pass.. And just my confidence this year.. No matter how bad I played I had the ball in my hands at the end of the game and it's no better feeling then knowing u missed ten shots and ya coach know u gonna make the last one.....People don't know I had the keys to my gym the team gave me so I could work on my game whenever I wanted to the point where they told me I couldn't be in the gym after 12 midnight bc I would go in all kinds of hours ".

8. Since you are playing here for a season and a half, have you seen games of the Israeli Winner League, what do you think of the level? Do you think there are differences between the First league and the Second league? If so, what are they?

"Of corse better players more Americans.. I think it's a great league.. I think it's more space to do ya thing because the shooters are so great in the first league so they can't help as much.. Really a opportunity to show ya game and become a great teammate and passer.... But the talent level is thru the roof... I mean look at the rosters NBA is all over it"

9. During the time playing at the Second league, did First division league showed interest in you?

"I have no idea I tell my agents if nobody is making a offer don't even tell me because its a waste of time.. It's like getting ya first d1 letter from college it don't mean they want you your just on the mailing list incase you become a great player".

10. Do you want to continue playing for Ness Tziona at the Winner league or maybe any other team? Which First league teams you are most impressed of?

"If the details of my contract are good for me yes but I will seek my options. My teams to watch is hopeal tel aviv, maccabii, Netanya ,eliat,haifa, they all play together well... I don't know it's about timing and situation ...and if the coach will let me play my game".

11. You are a very versatile player and can play few positions, which position is your favorite?

"Love playing the point guard... Just love having the ball in my hands.. I worked hard to develop that skill.. People forget I played it In hs alot and at Villanova only when I got to Niagara I didn't play it because of four guard offense and I was the biggest guard by 4 inches ".

12. You have started playing college basketball for a big program at Villanova and transferred after two years to Niagara and became a key player over there. Looking back, how important was that move for you and did it affect your pro career?

"Yes it was very important my coach joe from Niagara was like a father from the jump he said we going to live in die with the player you are.. I can remember my first maac game he told me before I left out the locker room he said don't worry about nothing you've done everything we asked you to do just forget about everything and have fun I had 26 and 16 rebounds .. Like just him alone was important for my pro career he still messages me email all day .. It was the best move... But I learned so much from Villanova .. That's why I rebound how I do and the Intense game I bring is bc of playing there and being a winner.. I seen Randy Kyle mike and allan ray do it it would only rub off on me and I took it to Niagara with me... So both school had a huge affect on the player I am Niagara made my pro career"

13. Which players influenced you the most since you started to play basketball and who are your role models?

"Mustafa shakur from Arizona , Randy foye from Villanova and alvin willams that was with the raptors those have the most Influence on my game I'm good friends with them and watched them play a million times... And those the guys I look up to.. MY grandmother and uncles are my role models as far as off the court but on the court those guys".

14. What is your dream and what is your next move in your career?

"My dream my dreams are limited I have goals.. My goals is to one day walk in a NBA locker room rather it be practice or game and have benn on the back of the jersey..I Just want a chance a real chance not just okay we brung you in just to be here . Like they analyze me as a player and tell me if I am or not a NBA player.. And whatever the result I can live with Ima real reality type of person and I can handle the truth I handled it all my life.. And it got me my first championship every time somebody has said he can't do this I prove the wrong so I'm waiting on the next critique but till then ima enjoy this Championship".
  




Norris Cole
Winner League Round 2: Maccabi Tel Aviv overcome Bnei Hasharon - 3 hours ago
There were only 2 rounds played so far and it's still very beginning of the Regular Season in Winner League. The biggest surprise of round 2 in Winner League took place in Tel-Aviv where host Maccabi T-A (2-0) crushed Bnei Hasharon (1-1) 80-61 on Sunday evening. The hosts trailed by 8 points after first quarter, but they stormed back and won the game by 19 points. Maccabi T-A dominated down low during the game scoring 50 of its points in the paint compared to Bnei Hasharon's 30. The b...   [read more]

Robert Glenn
Israeli National League round 1 best performance: Robert Glenn - 4 hours ago
American Power forward Robert Glenn (203-PF-88) had an amazing evening in the last round for Hap.R/G Givat., receiving a Eurobasket.com National League Player of the Week award for round 1. The 29-year old player was the main contributor (38 points, six rebounds) to his team's victory, helping them to edge out Hapoel B/S (#10, 0-1) 89-85. Hap.R/G Givat. is placed at 3rd position in Israeli National League. But it's just the very beginning of the season and Hap.R/G Givat. won just one (the...   [read more]

Ismael
Romero
National League Round 1: Hapoel Kfar Saba lose to Hap.Haifa - 20 hours ago
The Regular Season in National League just started. The most crucial game of the last round was a loss of Hapoel Kfar Saba (0-1) at the home court on Sunday night. Hosts were defeated by Hap.Haifa (1-0) 84-68. Hap.Haifa looked well-organized offensively handing out 23 assists. Cuban center Ismael Romero (203-91, agency: Paris Global Sports) stepped up and scored 30 points and 9 rebounds for the winners and Tomer Ber-Aven (196-92) chipped in 14 points, 10 rebounds, 9 assists and 7 steals.    [read more]


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