Sign in
View: Mobile | Desktop
 
FOLLOW US:  Facebook  Twitter  LinkedIn  RSS
Men Women
Lithuania Internationally
Authors:
Join Us!!! We are looking for someone to help us cover Lithuanian basketball. Please send us an e-mail.
LKL Standings
 1. Zalgiris 33-3 
 2. Lietuvos rytas 26-10 
 3. Lietkabelis 25-11 
 4. Neptunas 21-15 
 5. Juventus 19-17 
 6. Vytautas 18-18 
 7. P.Zvaigzdes 15-21 
 8. Dzukija 10-26 
 9. Nevezis 7-29 
 10. Siauliai 6-30 
Last:4/30/2017
NKL Standings
Places 1-7
 1. Suduva-Mantinga 30-8 
 2. Nafta-Uni. 25-13 
 3. Telsiai 23-15 
 4. Rasai 23-15 
 5. Perlas-MRU 21-17 
 6. Vytis 20-18 
 7. Silute 19-19 
Places 8-14
 1. Zalgiris II 23-15 
 2. Palanga 19-19 
 3. Mazeikiai 15-23 
 4. Delikatesas 15-23 
 5. KTU 13-25 
 6. Ezerunas-Karys 12-26 
 7. Petrochema 8-30 
Stage One Standings
Last:2/26/2017
RKL Standings
 1. Gargzdu 26-4 
 2. Taurages 23-7 
 3. Olimpas Ukm. 20-10 
 4. Omega-United 19-11 
 5. Olimpas Plunge 19-11 
 6. Vilniaus VKC 19-11 
 7. Klaipedos LCC 19-11 
 8. LSU-Atletas 15-15 
 9. Kretinga 14-16 
 10. Bangene 13-17 
 11. VDU Kauno 13-17 
 12. Akmenes 11-19 
 13. Grafu baldai 8-22 
 14. Suduva 2 8-22 
 15. Birzai 7-23 
 16. Neptunas-2 6-24 
Last:3/17/2017
Lower leagues Standings
KKML-A
 1. Sporto Manija 13-1 
 2. Kauno kolegija 12-2 
 3. UNITED 9-5 
 4. VDU-2 7-7 
 5. Basement 6-8 
 6. BalduSandelis.lt 4-10 
 7. SK Minbra 4-10 
 8. Perkunas-Vytrita 1-13 
SKL
 1. Kelme 13-2 
 2. Artiliux NMF 10-5 
 3. KA Saule 9-6 
 4. Solo-Eurogym 7-8 
 5. Zvalguva 6-9 
 6. A.Sireikos KA 0-15 
SKL-A
 1. SK Ferimsta 18-6 
 2. Tegra 16-8 
 3. VGTU 16-8 
 4. Oro navigacija 14-9 
 5. MRU 14-10 
 6. LEU-Sviesa 12-12 
 7. Sadolin 12-12 
 8. Stekas 12-12 
 9. Legionas 10-13 
 10. Volfas Engelman 10-14 
 11. VU 9-13 
 12. Zaibas 8-14 
 13. Vilniaus kolegija 2-22 
Last:4/16/2017
Euroleague Standings
 1. Anadolu Efes 0-0 
 2. Baskonia 0-0 
 3. Brose Bask. 0-0 
 4. Crvena Zvezda 0-0 
 5. CSKA 0-0 
 6. EA7 Armani 0-0 
 7. FC Barcelona 0-0 
 8. Fenerbahce 0-0 
 9. Khimki 0-0 
 10. Maccabi T-A 0-0 
 11. Olympiacos 0-0 
 12. Panathinaikos 0-0 
 13. Real Madrid 0-0 
 14. Unicaja 0-0 
 15. Valencia 0-0 
 16. Zalgiris 0-0 
Last:6/21/2017
Eurocup Standings
Group A
 1. Andorra 0-0 
 2. Cedevita 0-0 
 3. Darussafaka 0-0 
 4. Fiat TO 0-0 
 5. Paris-Levallois 0-0 
 6. Unics 0-0 
Group B
 1. B.Muenchen 0-0 
 2. Buducnost 0-0 
 3. Galatasaray 0-0 
 4. Grissin Bon RE 0-0 
 5. Hapoel J-M 0-0 
 6. Lietkabelis 0-0 
Group C
 1. ALBA 0-0 
 2. Lietuvos rytas 0-0 
 3. Limoges 0-0 
 4. Lokomotiv 0-0 
 5. Partizan NIS 0-0 
 6. RETAbet BB 0-0 
Group D
 1. ASVEL 0-0 
 2. Dolomiti En. TR 0-0 
 3. Gran Canaria 0-0 
 4. Ratiopharm 0-0 
 5. Tofas 0-0 
 6. Zenit 0-0 
Last:7/6/2017
FIBA Europe Cup Stage Two Standings
Group K
 1. Chalon 5-1 
 2. Gaziantep 5-1 
 3. Sodertalje 1-5 
 4. Targu Mures 1-5 
Group L
 1. Demir IBB 5-1 
 2. Antwerp 4-2 
 3. Gravelines 2-4 
 4. Prievidza 1-5 
Group M
 1. Telekom Bsk 5-1 
 2. Vytautas 4-2 
 3. Oberwart 2-4 
 4. Apoel 1-5 
Group N
 1. Kormend 4-2 
 2. Nanterre 4-2 
 3. Tsmoki-Minsk 3-3 
 4. Bnei Hertzeliyya 1-5 
Group O
 1. Pau-Lacq-Orthez 4-2 
 2. Alba 4-2 
 3. UBT Cluj Napoca 2-4 
 4. BK Pardubice 2-4 
Group P
 1. Groningen 4-2 
 2. Lukoil Acad. 3-3 
 3. Enisey 0-0 
 4. Benfica 0-6 
Group Q
 1. Cibona 0-0 
 2. Ironi Nahariya 0-0 
 3. Kataja Basket 0-0 
 4. Oostende 0-0 
 5. Oradea 0-0 
 6. Spirou 0-0 
 7. Stelmet ZG 0-0 
 8. Usak 0-0 
Stage One Standings
Last:2/9/2017
Baltic League Standings
Group A
 1. Barons Riga 10-2 
 2. Nevezis 8-4 
 3. Rapla 8-4 
 4. Jurmala 6-6 
 5. Liepaja/Triobet 5-7 
 6. Parnu 3-9 
 7. Barsy Atyrau 2-10 
Group B
 1. P.Zvaigzdes 11-1 
 2. Valmiera 9-3 
 3. Jekabpils 8-4 
 4. BK Ogre 6-6 
 5. TTU 5-7 
 6. Tarvas 3-9 
 7. COR-Borisfen 0-12 
Group Q
 1. Kalev/Cramo 0-0 
 2. Tartu Ulikool 0-0 
 3. TLU/Kalev 0-0 
 4. Vytautas 0-0 
Last:3/2/2017
Stats Leaders
Points Per Game
 David LOGAN
  Lietuvos.
  (185-G-82)
  Avg: 15.6
 1. Logan, Lietuvos.15.6 
 2. Baron, Lietuvos.14.0 
 3. Delininkaiti., Vytau.13.8 
 4. Diggs, Juventus13.2 
 5. Lavrinovic, Lietkabe.12.9 
 6. Low, P.Zvaigzdes12.7 
 7. Sulskis, Juventus12.6 
 8. Olisevicius, P.Zvaigz.12.5 
 9. Cepukaitis, Juven.12.3 
Rebounds Per Game
 Julius KAZAKAUSKAS
  Dzuki.
  (197-F-90)
  Avg: 7.8
 1. Kazakauskas, Dzuki.7.8 
 2. Guscikas, Dzukija7.7 
 3. Gordon, Lietuvos.7.1 
 4. Cepukaitis, Juven.6.7 
 5. Gudaitis, Lietuvos.6.6 
 6. Smiljanic, Nevezis5.9 
 7. Echodas, Siauliai5.9 
 8. Grant, Neptunas5.6 
 9. Lekunas, Siauliai5.4 
 10. Jankunas, Zalgiris5.3 
Assists Per Game
 Toni PROSTRAN
  Nevezis
  (182-G-91)
  Avg: 7
 1. Prostran, Nevezis7.0 
 2. Low, P.Zvaigzdes6.1 
 3. Sabeckis, Siauliai5.9 
 4. Drew II, Neptunas5.6 
 5. Diggs, Juventus5.2 
 6. Williams, Lietkabelis4.3 
 7. Hernandez, Dzukija4.2 
 8. Pangos, Zalgiris3.9 
 9. Westermann, Zalgiris3.9 
 10. Fisher, Lietuvos.3.8 
Steals Per Game
 Donatas SABECKIS
  Siauliai
  (197-F-92)
  Avg: 1.7
 1. Sabeckis, Siauliai1.7 
 2. Lukauskis, Lietkabe.1.6 
 3. Lipkevicius, Vytautas1.5 
 4. Giedraitis, Lietuvos.1.5 
 5. Diggs, Juventus1.5 
 6. Love-Roberts, Nevez.1.5 
 7. Lofton, Neptunas1.4 
 8. Williams, Lietkabelis1.4 
 9. Low, P.Zvaigzdes1.4 
 10. Delininkaiti., Vytau.1.4 
Blocks Per Game
 Ovidijus GALDIKAS
  Juventus
  (217-C-88)
  Avg: 1.2
 1. Galdikas, Juventus1.2 
 2. Agafonov, P.Zvaigz.1.2 
 3. Gudaitis, Lietuvos.1.2 
 4. Balashov, P.Zvaigz.1.0 
 5. Cepukaitis, Juven.0.9 
 6. Lima, Zalgiris0.9 
 7. Kulvietis, Vytautas0.8 
 8. Guscikas, Dzukija0.8 
 9. Lavrinovic, Lietkabe.0.8 
 10. Gordon, Lietuvos.0.7 

First Round Schedule
Group A
Cedevita 57% Oct.11 Fiat TO
Andorra 57% Oct.11 Unics
Paris-Levall 57% Oct.11 Darussafaka
Group B
Buducnost 57% Oct.11 Grissin Bon
Galatasaray 57% Oct.11 B.Muenchen
Lietkabelis 57% Oct.11 Hapoel J-M
Group C
Limoges 57% Oct.11 Lokomotiv
ALBA 57% Oct.11 Partizan NI
Lietuvos ryt 57% Oct.11 RETAbet BB
Group D
Ratiopharm 57% Oct.11 Tofas
Gran Canaria 57% Oct.11 Zenit
Dolomiti En 57% Oct.11 ASVEL
Check Full Games/Schedule
Mantas Kalnietis' double-double lands him Player of the Week award among Lithuanians playing currently abroad - May 31, 2013


POSTED BY:
EUROBASKET CENTER
  follow us on Facebook Twitter

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


Mantas Kalnietis
Mantas Kalnietis
   #1. This week's number one is an international point guard Mantas Kalnietis (195-86, agency: Interperformances, currently plays in VTB United League). He led his Russian team Lokomotiv to a victory over the leader Zalgiris (16-2) crushing them 84-62 in the VTB United League in Tuesday night's game. Kalnietis was MVP of the game. He had a double-double by scoring 18 points and making 10 passes. Kalnietis also added 4 rebounds and 3 steals in 35 minutes on the court. Lokomotiv Kuban (12-6) is placed third in group B. It's Kalnietis' first season with the team. Kalnietis is currently seventh on the list of best passers with 4.6apg. He also averaged so far 13.2ppg, 2.6rpg, 2FGP: 61.1%(77-126), 3FGP: 40.7% and FT: 85.0% in the 24 games he played so far. Kalnietis is currently a member of the Lithuanian senior national team.

Simas Jasaitis
Simas Jasaitis
   #2. Second place goes to an international small forward Simas Jasaitis (202-82, currently plays in VTB United League) is a teammate of previously mentioned Mantas Kalnietis. But that was another game of his team in VTB United League which we would like to mention. Jasaitis was the major contributor in Lokomotiv's victory against the leader Zalgiris (16-2) 82-72. He scored 18 points and grabbed 4 rebounds. Lokomotiv Kuban (12-6) is placed third in group B. This season Jasaitis averages: 8.1ppg, 3.7rpg, 1.1apg, 2FGP: 50.7%, 3FGP: 37.8% and FT: 81.3%. He is in the roster of the Lithuanian senior national team.

Dainius Salenga
Dainius Salenga
   #3. The Lithuanian player who performed third best last week abroad was an experienced former international forward Dainius Salenga (197-77, currently plays in Ukraine). Salenga was the main contributor in Budivelnyk's victory against the closely-ranked Azovmash (25-14) 89-75 in the Ukrainian Superleague on Sunday night. He was the best player in that game. Salenga scored 15 points, grabbed 5 rebounds and dished 3 assists in 22 minutes. It was the game of the round between two top 4 ranked teams. Budivelnyk Kyiv (28-11) is placed first in the Superleague. This year Salenga's overall stats are: 8.2ppg, 2.9rpg, 2.0apg, 2FGP: 52.6%, 3FGP: 33.1% and FT: 73.7% in the 46 games. He played for the Lithuanian national team eight years ago.

Vaidotas Peciukas
Vaidotas Peciukas
   #4. Guard Vaidotas Peciukas (199-82, college: Hawaii, currently plays in Romania) contributed to an easy victory against the closely-ranked Ploiesti (23-7) crushing them 90-63 in the Romanian Liga Nationala in Saturday night's game. Peciukas was the top player that evening. He scored 31 points (!!!), had 5 rebounds and dished 3 assists. It was the game of the round between two top 4 ranked teams. BC Mures Targu-Mures (23-7) is placed first in the Liga Nationala. It was his team's eighth consecutive victory in a row. Peciukas has relatively good stats this season: 14.8ppg, 3.1rpg, 2.7apg and 1.1spg. He used to play for the Lithuanian university national team back in 2005.

Antanas Kavaliauskas
Antanas Kavaliauskas
   #5. International center Antanas Kavaliauskas (207-84, also represented by Interperformances, college: Texas A&M, currently plays in Latvia) contributed to an easy victory against the closely-ranked Ventspils (8-2) 100-81 in the Latvian LBL last Monday. Kavaliauskas scored 12 points and grabbed 6 rebounds in 23 minutes. It was the game of the round between two top 4 ranked teams. VEF Riga (19-1) is placed fourth in the LBL. It was his team's 14th consecutive victory in a row. This year Kavaliauskas has relatively solid stats: 10.7ppg, 5.0rpg and 1.3apg in the 22 games. He plays currently for the Lithuanian national team.

Donatas Zavackas
Donatas Zavackas
   #6. Forward Donatas Zavackas (203-80, college: Pittsburgh, currently plays in Latvia) is a teammate of previously mentioned Antanas Kavaliauskas. However that was another game of his team in Latvian LBL which brought him to that list. Zavackas contributed to a 2-point VEF Riga's victory against the closely-ranked Ventspils (8-2) 74-72. He scored 12 points and grabbed 6 rebounds. It was the game of the round between two top 4 ranked teams. VEF Riga (19-1) is placed fourth in the LBL. It was his team's 14th consecutive victory in a row. Zavackas' total stats this season are: 9.7ppg, 5.0rpg and 1.6apg. He is a former U20 international player as he played for the Lithuanian team thirteen years ago.

Michailis Anisimovas
Michailis Anisimovas
   #7. Former University international center Michailis Anisimovas (214-84, currently plays in Ukraine) is a teammate of previously mentioned Dainius Salenga and both played together in the last Ukrainian Superleague game. Anisimovas contributed to Budivelnyk's victory against the closely-ranked Azovmash (25-14) 89-75. He scored 14 points in 29 minutes. Anisimovas is one of the most experienced players in a team as it's his fourth year in Budivelnyk's roster. Anisimovas has reliable stats this season: 10.2ppg, 4.3rpg and 1.1apg in the 54 games. He used to play for the Lithuanian university national team six years ago.

Martynas Gecevicius
Martynas Gecevicius
   #8. Guard Martynas Gecevicius (193-88, currently plays in Greece) managed to help Olympiacos S.F.P. Pireus to win against the fifth-ranked AGOR (17-9) 77-62 in the Greek A1 last Wednesday. Gecevicius recorded only 3 points and had 3 steals. Olympiacos S.F.P. Pireus (25-1) is placed first in the A1. It was his team's 12th consecutive victory in a row. Gecevicius' total stats this season are: 7.7ppg, 1.5rpg and 1.4apg. He used to play for the Lithuanian national team back in 2011.

Sarunas Jasikevicius
Sarunas Jasikevicius
   #9. International point guard Sarunas Jasikevicius (192-76, college: Maryland, currently plays in Spain) contributed to a Regal FC Barcelona's victory against the closely-ranked Gescrap BB (19-15) 79-70 in the Spanish ACB on Tuesday night. Jasikevicius scored 7 points and added 3 assists in only 9 minutes. Regal FC Barcelona (23-11) is placed third in the ACB. It was his team's third consecutive victory in a row. This year Jasikevicius' total stats are: 5.5ppg and 2.0apg in the 26 games. He is also in the roster of the Lithuanian national team.

Mantas Cesnauskis
Mantas Cesnauskis
   #10. Guard Mantas Cesnauskis (191-81, currently plays in Poland) helped Stelmet ZG win their game against the leader PGE Turow (23-9) 69-65 in the Polish TBL in Sunday night's game. Cesnauskis recorded 8 points and added 3 assists. It was the game of the round between two top 3 ranked teams in group Places 1-6. Stelmet Zielona Gora (20-12) is placed third. Cesnauskis has averaged so far 5.9ppg, 1.5rpg and 2.1apg. He is a former U20 international player as thirteen years ago he still played for the Lithuanian national team.

   #11. Former international point guard Arvydas Eitutavicius (188-82, college: American, currently plays in Poland), who plays in the Polish TBL could not help Anwil (18-14) in their last game. Despite Eitutavicius' good performance the fifth-placed Anwil was edged 81-78 at home by the leading AZS Koszalin in the Places 1-6 group. He recorded 10 points, 4 rebounds and 4 assists in 22 minutes. Eitutavicius has averaged so far 7.1ppg, 1.8rpg and 1.5apg in the 24 games. He used to play for the Lithuanian national team three years ago.

   #12. Former U20 international forward Povilas Butkevicius (203-87, agency: Players Group, currently plays in Italy) was not able to help one of league's weakest teams Novipiu Casale in their game against Tuscany Pistoia in the Italian Lega2 (second division). Butkevicius scored 7 points and grabbed 10 rebounds in 32 minutes. His team lost 57-72. Butkevicius belongs to league's best rebounders and is ranked #7 with 8.6rpg. He also averaged so far 7.2ppg in the 34 games. Butkevicius used to play for the Lithuanian U20 national team back in 2007.

   #13. Former international forward Martynas Andriukaitis (204-81, currently plays in Georgia) helped Olimpi win their game against the closely-ranked MIA 82-75 in a derby game in the Georgian Superleague last Friday. He recorded 6 points. Andriukaitis has averaged so far 7.4ppg, 3.6rpg and 1.1apg. He used to play for the Lithuanian national team eight years ago.

   #14. Former U21 international guard Gediminas Navickas (180-84, currently plays in Romania) is a teammate of previously mentioned Vaidotas Peciukas and both played together in the last Romanian Liga Nationala game. Navickas helped Targu Mures win their game against the closely-ranked Ploiesti crushing them 90-63. He scored only 2 points in 10 minutes. Navickas has averaged so far 9.8ppg, 2.5rpg and 3.1apg in the 24 games. He used to play for the Lithuanian U21 national team back in 2005.

   #15. Former U21 international point guard Linas Lekavicius (186-84, college: American, currently plays in Russia) was not able to secure a victory for Universitet-Yugra in their game against Ural Ekaterinburg in the Russian Superleague (second division). Lekavicius recorded 6 points and grabbed 4 rebounds. His team was edged 66-63. Lekavicius is ranked third on the list of the best passers in the league. He has very reliable stats this season: 11.7ppg, 6.1rpg, 4.9apg and 1.7spg. Lekavicius used to play for the Lithuanian U21 national team ten years ago.


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

   #1. Experienced Christopher Young (206-F/C-79, college: Michigan, currently plays in Belgium), who plays in the Belgian Ethias League could not help Okapi Aalstar (17-11) to beat Base Oostende (20-8). Young recorded 9 points and blocked 2 shots. But Okapi Aalstar was defeated 77-70 on the road by the leading Base Oostende. Young is ranked fourth on the list of the best rebounders in the league and also on the list of best blockers (fifth place). He has averaged so far 9.5ppg and 6.2rpg. Young is a naturalized American. Strangely he has never played in Lithuania.   




Kiefer
Isaac
Ravena
Gilas succumbs to Lithuania, 91-80 - 3 hours ago
The Philippines absorbed another loss in the 39th William Jones Cup as it fell apart against Lithuania, 91-80, on Friday afternoon at the Taipei Heping Basketball Gymnasium in Taiwan. With a 4-3 win-loss record, the Gilas Pilipinas took the fourth spot in the team standings, losing its chance to defend the Jones Cup title. Gilas had a strong start, leading by 22-17 at the end of the first quarter. But the Lithuanians came back easily, sparking a major uprising in the second canto to take...   [read more]

Tomas
Delininkaitis
Delininkaitis comes back to Neptunas - 1 day ago
Neptunas Klaipeda (LKL) strengthened their roster with addition of experienced 35-year old former international guard Tomas Delininkaitis (190-80kg-82). It is actually his comeback to Klaipeda as he has played here before. Delininkaitis played most recently at Vytautas (LKL). He managed to play in three leagues last year (!!!). In 37 LKL games he was third best scorer with 13.8ppg and had 1.6rpg, 3.4apg and 1.4spg. Delininkaitis helped them to win the league title (twice) (also twice). Gr...   [read more]

Benas
Bagdonavicius
Corato lands Benas Bagdonavicius, ex Nafta-Uni. - 1 day ago
Pasta Granoro Corato (Nazionale C) landed 26-year old Lithuanian forward Benas Bagdonavicius (203-102kg-91). He played most recently at Nafta-Uni-Akvaservis Klaipeda in Lithuanian NKL league. In 47 games he averaged 8.6ppg, 5.6rpg and 1.3apg last season. Bagdonavicius helped them to make it to the final after they ended regular season as second best team. He also spent pre-season at RW Cuxhaven (Regionalliga) in German league that year. Bagdonavicius was a member of Lithuanian U16 Nationa...   [read more]


1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8
1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8

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.