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Points Per Game
 Kendall ANTHONY
  Macae
  (173-PG-93)
  Avg: 20.7
 1. Anthony, Macae20.7 
 2. Stallworth, Mogi20.3 
 3. Hettsheimer, Bauru19.9 
 4. Nardi-Duarte, Campo M.19.3 
 5. Vieira, Flamengo18.6 
 6. Holloway, Pinheiros18.3 
 7. Garcia, Bauru18.2 
 8. Mariano, Brasilia18.0 
 9. Andrade, Bauru17.9 
 10. Dawkins, Vitoria17.2 
Rebounds Per Game
 Olivinha RODRIGUEZ
  Flame.
  (203-F-83)
  Avg: 9.9
 1. Rodriguez, Flame.9.9 
 2. Hettsheimer, Bauru7.8 
 3. Maynard, Minas7.7 
 4. de-Souza, L.Sor.7.7 
 5. Giovannoni, Brasilia7.7 
 6. Ansaloni, Pinheiros6.9 
 7. Andrade, Bauru6.6 
 8. Curnell, Mogi6.5 
 9. Silveira, Mogi6.5 
 10. Mariano, Brasilia6.5 
Assists Per Game
 Fulvio DE ASSIS
  Brasilia
  (188-PG-81)
  Avg: 7.6
 1. de-Assis, Brasilia7.6 
 2. Anthony, Macae5.7 
 3. Borges, Franca5.6 
 4. Garcia, Bauru5.4 
 5. Pecos, Paulistano5.4 
 6. Rossetto, B.Cea.5.1 
 7. Dos-Santos, Vasco D.4.8 
 8. Rodgers, Minas4.7 
 9. Dawkins, Vitoria4.6 
 10. Lucas, Paulistano4.5 
Steals Per Game
 Kenny DAWKINS
  Vitoria
  (175-PG-87)
  Avg: 1.9
 1. Dawkins, Vitoria1.9 
 2. Taylor, Mogi1.8 
 3. Jackson, Vasco D.1.8 
 4. Garcia, Bauru1.8 
 5. Curnell, Mogi1.7 
 6. Rodgers, Minas1.6 
 7. Stallworth, Mogi1.6 
 8. Bresolin, Vitoria1.6 
 9. Bennett, Pinheiros1.6 
 10. Schneider, Macae1.6 
Blocks Per Game
 Leonardo KLASSMANN
  B.Cea.
  (208-C-89)
  Avg: 1.1
 1. Klassmann, B.Cea.1.1 
 2. Nunes, Campo M.1.0 
 3. Lenz, Pinheiros0.8 
 4. Mariano, Brasilia0.7 
 5. Dias-Silva, Pauli.0.7 
 6. Castellar, Brasilia0.7 
 7. Vinicius, Caxias d.0.6 
 8. Tavares, L.Sorocaba0.6 
 9. Camilo, Macae0.6 
 10. Teichmann, Pinheiros0.6 
Player of the Week

 Murilo Becker
  Vasco Da G.
  ( 211-C/F-83 )
  

 Feliciano Perez
  Botafogo F.R.
  ( 210-C-90 )
  

 Patrick Vieira
  L.Sorocaba
  ( 186-PG-93 )
  
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Anderson Varejao's double-double lands him Player of the Week award among Brazilians playing currently abroad - Nov 13, 2012


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Traditionally, every week we bring you a list of the top performances of Brazilians who are currently playing abroad.


Anderson Varejao
Anderson Varejao
   #1. This week's number one is an international center Anderson Varejao (205-82, currently plays in NBA). He led Cleveland Cavaliers to a victory against the Los Angeles Clippers (4-2) 108-101 in the NBA in Monday night's game. Varejao had a double-double by scoring 15 points and getting the same number of rebounds. He also added and 3 steals in 36 minutes on the court. The Cleveland Cavaliers have not so impressive 2-5 record this season. But this is still an early stage of the season and everything may happen. It's Varejao's ninth year with the team. Varejao is ranked second on the list of the best rebounders in the league with 13.0rpg. He also averaged so far 12.7ppg, 3.5apg, 1.3spg, 2FGP: 56.1%(32-57) and FT: 66.7% in the six games he played so far. Varejao is currently a member of the Brazilian senior national team.

Marcelinho Huertas
Marcelinho Huertas
   #2. Second place goes to an international point guard Marcelinho Huertas (191-83, agency: Edge Sports, currently plays in Spain). He was the major contributor in a Regal FC Barcelona's victory against the league outsider Assignia Manresa (0-7) crushing them 89-47 in the Spanish ACB last Sunday. Huertas recorded 13 points and added 4 assists. Regal FC Barcelona (4-3) is placed ninth in the ACB. But the season just started, so everything may happen. Huertas is currently fifth on the list of best passers. This season he averages: 9.3ppg, 2.6rpg, 4.4apg, 2FGP: 42.4%, 3FGP: 41.7%. Huertas has a dual citizenship: Brazilian and Italian. He is in the roster of the Brazilian senior national team.

Hatila Passos
Hatila Passos
   #3. The Brazilian player who performed third best last week abroad was former international center Hatila Passos (211-85, college: N.Mexico St., currently plays in Uruguay), who plays in the Uruguayan LUB. Passos could not help Hebraica (11-5) in their last game. Despite his very good performance the fourth-placed Hebraica lost 67-74 in a derby game to the second-ranked Bigua in the Capital group. Passos had a double-double by scoring 18 points and getting 13 rebounds. He also added 3 assists in 40 minutes. Passos is currently third on the league's list of best rebounders with 12.6rpg. This year his other stats are: 15.9ppg, 1.1apg, 1.1bpg, 2FGP: 70.8%(109-154) and FT: 59.5% in the 16 games. Passos played for the Brazilian national team two years ago.

Tiago Splitter
Tiago Splitter
   #4. Power forward Tiago Splitter (211-85, agency: Interperformances, currently plays in NBA) contributed to a San Antonio Spurs' victory against the Sacramento Kings (2-5) 97-86 in the NBA in Friday night's game. He scored 6 points. The San Antonio Spurs have a very good 6-1 record this season. But the season is still in it's first stage and everything can happen. Splitter's overall stats this season are: 5.4ppg and 3.1rpg. He is another player who holds two passports: Brazilian and Spanish. Splitter is also Brazilian national team player.

Joao Paulo Batista
Joao Paulo Batista
   #5. Former international power forward Joao Paulo Batista (207-81, college: Gonzaga, currently plays in France) helped Le Mans win their game against the closely-ranked Gravelines-Dunkerque (4-2) 76-61 in the French ProA on Saturday night. Batista scored 10 points and grabbed 7 rebounds. It was the game of the round between two top 4 ranked teams. Le Mans Sarthe Basket (5-1) is placed first in the ProA. It was his team's fourth consecutive victory in a row. But there are still lots of games to play and it's a long way to go. Batista is one of the most experienced players in a team as it's his fifth year in Le Mans' roster. He has relatively good stats this season: 11.3ppg, 4.5rpg and 1.8apg. Batista used to play for the Brazilian national team two years ago.

Leandro Barbosa
Leandro Barbosa
   #6. Point guard Leandro Barbosa (190-82, currently plays in NBA) helped Boston Celtics win their game against the Chicago Bulls (4-3) 101-95 in the NBA in Monday night's game. He scored 6 points and added 3 passes in 15 minutes. The Boston Celtics have 4-3 record this season. It's Barbosa's first year with the team. This year Barbosa's overall stats are: 2.5ppg and 1.5apg in the six games. He is an international player who is currently on the senior Brazilian National Team roster.

Marcus Vinicius Toledo
Marcus Vinicius Toledo
   #7. International forward Marcus Vinicius Toledo (203-86, currently plays in Spain) helped Ford Burgos win their game against the tenth-ranked Ourense (0-1) crushing them 98-76 in the Spanish LEB Gold (second division) last Friday. Toledo scored 9 points, had 4 rebounds and dished 3 assists. Autocid Ford Burgos (4-2) is placed fifth in the LEB Gold. Toledo is currently fourth on the league's list of most steals. His total stats this season are: 9.5ppg, 4.5rpg, 1.5apg and 2.0spg. Toledo is also Brazilian national team player.

Raul Neto
Raul Neto
   #8. Point guard Raul Neto (186-92, currently plays in Spain) was not able to help Lagun Aro GBC (1-6) in their game against Unicaja Malaga (5-2) in the Spanish ACB. He was the second best scorer with 8 points. Neto also added 3 assists in 37 minutes. Lagun Aro GBC lost 54-67 at home to the much higher-ranked (#6) Unicaja Malaga. Neto is ranked seventh on the list of the best passers in the league with 4.0apg. This year his other stats are: 11.9ppg, 3.0rpg and 1.6spg in the seven games. Neto plays currently for the Brazilian national team.

Paulo Prestes
Paulo Prestes
   #9. Former international center Paulo Prestes (210-88, currently plays in Spain) managed to help Herbalife Gran Canaria 2014 to win against the 15th-ranked Baloncesto Fuenlabrada (1-6) crushing them 73-52 in the Spanish ACB in Sunday night's game. He recorded only 2 points. Herbalife Gran Canaria 2014 (5-2) is placed fifth in the ACB. It was his team's third consecutive victory in a row. Prestes' total stats this season are: 4.3ppg and 3.9rpg. He used to play for the Brazilian national team three years ago.

Jonathan Tavernari
Jonathan Tavernari
   #10. Swingman Jonathan Tavernari (198-87, college: BYU, currently plays in Italy) helped Givova Scafati win their n overtime game against the 12th-ranked Prima Veroli (2-4) 68-63 in the Italian Lega2 (second division) last Sunday. Tavernari scored 5 points. Givova Scafati Basket (4-2) is placed seventh in the Lega2. It's Tavernari's first season with the team. This year he has relatively solid stats: 10.3ppg and 3.5rpg. Tavernari is a former international player as two years ago he still played for the Brazilian senior national team.

   #11. Former international guard Carlos Cobos (193-88, currently plays in Spain) was not able to secure a victory for Leche Rio Breogan in their game against Meridiano Alicante in the Spanish LEB Gold (second division). He scored 5 points and added 6 passes. His team was defeated 80-73. Cobos' total stats this season are: 4.7ppg, 2.8rpg, 3.2apg and 1.2spg. He used to play for the Brazilian national team two years ago.

   #12. Former U17 international center Rafael Maia (206-91, currently plays in NCAA1) helped Brown win their game against the Binghamton University 58-49 in the NCAA on Sunday night. Maia scored 7 points and grabbed 6 rebounds. Maia's total stats this season are: 5.6ppg and 3.8rpg. He used to play for the Brazilian U17 national team back in 2007.

   #13. Former University international center Andre Almeida (211-88, currently plays in NCAA1) helped Nebraska win their game against the Southern University 66-55 in the NCAA in Sunday night's game. He scored only 2 points. Almeida's total stats this season are: 5.6ppg and 3.8rpg. He used to play for the Brazilian university national team three years ago.


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

   #1. Vitor Faverani (211-C-88, currently plays in Eurocup) contributed to a Valencia Basket's victory against the closely-ranked Banvit BK (0-1) 88-78 in the Eurocup last Tuesday. He recorded 6 points and grabbed 7 rebounds in 18 minutes. It was his first game for Valencia Basket this season. It was the game of the round between two top 4 ranked teams. His team is placed first in the Eurocup. Faverani has been at the team for four years.

   #2. Sidnei De Santana (215-C-83, currently plays in Spain) helped CB Clavijo win their game against the fourth-ranked Palencia Baloncesto (4-2) 97-87 in the Spanish LEB Gold (second division) last Friday. De Santana scored 10 points, had 4 rebounds and made 2 blocks in 20 minutes. CB Clavijo (3-3) is placed ninth in the LEB Gold. It's De Santana's first season with the team. This year his total stats are: 6.7ppg and 3.7rpg in the six games he played so far. De Santana has a dual citizenship: Brazilian and Spanish.

   #3. Atila Santos (208-C-83, agency: Warren Sports International, college: Minnesota St., currently plays in Bulgaria), who plays in the Bulgarian NBL could not help Balkan (2-3) to beat Tundja Yambol (3-1). He recorded 6 points and grabbed 10 rebounds. Balkan was edged 86-85 on the road by the higher-ranked Tundja Yambol (#3). It's Santos' first season with the team. Santos' total stats this year are: 9.5ppg, 8.5rpg, 1.5apg, 1.5bpg and 1.5spg.

   #4. Andre Coimbra (205-F-86, agency: SDJ Sports, college: Cent.Michigan, currently plays in Japan) helped Osaka Evessa win their game against the second-ranked Oita Heat Devils (8-2) 86-82 in the Japanese BJ League in Saturday night's game. He had a double-double by scoring 10 points and getting the same number of rebounds. Coimbra also added 4 blocks in 24 minutes. Osaka Evessa (1-5) is placed ninth in Western group. It's Coimbra's first season with the team. This year his total stats are: 4.5ppg, 5.0rpg and 1.3bpg in the six games.

   #5. Renan Lenz (206-C-90, currently plays in NCAA1) managed to help University of Utah in a victory against the Willamette University (2-4) crushing them 104-47 in the NCAA on Friday night. He recorded 5 points and grabbed 4 rebounds in 13 minutes. The University of Utah has 0-0 conference record this season. Lenz has reliable stats this year: 10.3ppg and 3.5rpg in the six games.

   #6. Kazuya Hatano (192-F-82, currently plays in Japan) helped Oita Heat Devils win their game against the ninth-ranked Osaka Evessa 85-77 in the Japanese BJ League last Sunday. Hatano scored only 4 points and grabbed 6 rebounds in 30 minutes. This year Hatano's total stats are: 5.6ppg and 3.8rpg in the eight games. He is another player who holds two passports: Brazilian and Japanese.

   #7. Rinaldo Mafra (201-F-86, currently plays in NCAA1) helped Jacksonville St. win their game against the Reinhardt College crushing them 93-63 in the NCAA in Friday night's game. Mafra recorded 8 points and grabbed 4 rebounds in only 13 minutes. This year Mafra's total stats are: 5.6ppg and 3.8rpg in the eight games.

   #8. Gerson Santo (206-C-91, currently plays in NCAA1) helped Colorado St. win their game against the University of Montana 72-65 in the NCAA last Friday. He recorded only 4 points. Santo's total stats this season are: 5.6ppg and 3.8rpg.

   #9. Rodrigo de Souza (188-G, currently plays in NCAA1) helped Pacific win their game against the Holy Names University crushing them 76-38 in the NCAA on Saturday night. He scored only 3 points and added 3 passes in 16 minutes. This year de Souza's total stats are: 5.6ppg and 3.8rpg in the eight games.

   #10. Gustavo Lo Leggio (195-F-87, currently plays in Switzerland) helped Lugano Tigers win their game against the closely-ranked Boncourt crushing them 80-54 in the Swiss LNA last Sunday. Lo Leggio scored only 2 points in 4 minutes on the court. This year Lo Leggio averages just 1.3ppg in the three games. He has both Brazilian and Swiss nationalities.   




Feliciano
Perez
Brazilian Liga Ouro round 7 best performance: Feliciano Perez - 4 hours ago
Center Feliciano Perez (210-C-90) put on an amazing game in the last round for top-ranked Botafogo F.R., receiving a Latinbasket.com Liga Ouro Player of the Week award for round 7. The 26-year old player had a double-double of 14 points and 10 rebounds, while his team crushed Santos/Macapa (#5, 4-8) with 22-point margin 101-79. It allowed Botafogo F.R. to consolidate first place in the Brazilian Liga Ouro. Botafogo F.R. have a solid 10-2 record. It was one of impressive evenings for Perez...   [read more]

Nene Hilario
Nene Hilario's double-double lands him Player of the Week award among Brazilians playing currently abroad: - 6 hours ago
We bring you last week's top performances from Brazilians who are playing abroad and who all have had prior experience of national team duties at youth or senior level. This week's number one is an experienced international center Nene Hilario (211-82). He led Houston Rockets to a victory over the Oklahoma City Thunder in the NBA in Sunday night's game.    [read more]

Lucas Vezaro
Liga Ouro Round 7: Blumenau loses to Joinville in the game between Top 4 teams - 1 day ago
Host teams show no mercy winning all games. Very significant was Joinville's (#3, 7-4) victory against 4th placed Blumenau (4-7) 78-74. It was a great evening for guard Lucas Vezaro (188-96) who led his team to a victory scoring 18 points. point guard Jeferson Froehlich (193-91) helped adding 15 points and 6 rebounds. Joinville's coach George Salles used entire bench in such tough game. At the losing side American guard Deonta Stocks (185-88, college: W.Georgia) responded with 20 points.    [read more]


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