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LSB Standings
 1. Villa Clara 18-3 
 2. Pinar del Rio 15-6 
 3. Capitalinos 14-6 
 4. Matanzas 13-7 
 5. Santiago 8-12 
 6. Ciego de Avila 7-13 
 7. Camaguey 2-18 
 8. Guantanamo 0-20 
Full Standings
Last:3/17/2017
TNA Standings
Central
 1. Ciego de Avila 12-2 
 2. Camaguey 10-4 
 3. Sancti Spiritus 8-8 
 4. Villa Clara 8-8 
 5. Cienfuegos 0-14 
Occidental
 1. Capitalinos 18-2 
 2. Matanzas 14-6 
 3. Artemisa 12-8 
 4. Pinar 10-9 
 5. Metropolitanos 5-15 
 6. Mayabeque 0-19 
Oriental
 1. Santiago de C. 15-1 
 2. Guantanamo 11-3 
 3. Holguin 7-9 
 4. Las Tunas 5-11 
 5. Granma 0-16 
Last:10/25/2013
Stats Leaders
Points Per Game
 Esteban MARTINEZ
  Santiago
  (192-F-87)
  Avg: 28.4
 1. Martinez, Santiago28.4 
 2. Boffil, Villa Clara23.8 
 3. Oliva, Pinar del Rio19.1 
 4. Pons, Guantanamo18.5 
 5. Guzman, Capitalinos17.0 
 6. Molina, Matanzas15.9 
 7. Granda, Ciego d.15.5 
 8. Abreu, Villa Clara15.4 
 9. Rivero, Capitalinos15.2 
 10. Guerra, Guantanamo14.7 
Rebounds Per Game
 Yoel CUBILLAS
  Villa Clara
  (204-C-94)
  Avg: 9
 1. Cubillas, Villa Clara9.0 
 2. Reyes, Ciego de Avila9.0 
 3. Ochoa, Santiago7.1 
 4. Alorda, Capitalinos6.4 
 5. Tito, Guantanamo6.2 
 6. Perez, Villa Clara5.9 
 7. Pons, Guantanamo5.7 
 8. Siria, Santiago5.6 
 9. Garcia, Matanzas5.2 
 10. Moralez, Matanzas5.0 
Assists Per Game
 Neslier ABREU
  Villa Clara
  (187-G-93)
  Avg: 3.6
 1. Abreu, Villa Clara3.6 
 2. Heredia, Santiago3.6 
 3. Monterrey, Pinar d.3.5 
 4. Oliva, Pinar del Rio2.7 
 5. Martinez, Ciego d.2.4 
 6. Molina, Matanzas2.3 
 7. Deschapelles, Matan.2.3 
 8. Soltero, Capitalinos2.2 
 9. Boffil, Villa Clara2.1 
 10. Sanchez, Capitalinos1.8 
Steals Per Game
 Yosiel MONTERREY
  Pinar d.
  (185-PG-88)
  Avg: 5.1
 1. Monterrey, Pinar d.5.1 
 2. Oliva, Pinar del Rio5.0 
 3. Guerra, Guantanamo4.5 
 4. Deschapelles, Matan.4.4 
 5. Perez, Villa Clara4.4 
 6. Boffil, Villa Clara4.2 
 7. Soria, Guantanamo4.1 
 8. Martinez, Ciego d.3.9 
 9. Heredia, Santiago3.8 
 10. Baldo, Camaguey3.7 
Blocks Per Game
 Yoel CUBILLAS
  Villa Clara
  (204-C-94)
  Avg: 1.9
 1. Cubillas, Villa Clara1.9 
 2. Font, Capitalinos1.7 
 3. Ochoa, Santiago1.4 
 4. Garcia, Matanzas1.1 
 5. Quintana, Pinar d.1.0 
 6. Castellanos, Ciego d.0.9 
 7. Perez, Villa Clara0.7 
 8. Soria, Guantanamo0.6 
 9. Coutin, Capitalinos0.6 
 10. Romero, Villa Clara0.6 

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Game 3 (Semi-Finals)

Matanzas Mar.25 Villa Clara 64%
Pinar del Ri 51% Mar.25 Capitalinos
Danys Torrientes claims Cuban LSB weekly honour - Feb 11, 2017


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Experienced Former international Guard Danys Torrientes (190-G-85) put on an amazing game in the last round for league's second-best Matanzas and that's him to receive a Latinbasket.com Player of the Week award for round 2.
The 31-year old guard had the game-high 36 points for Matanzas in his team's victory, helping them to edge out Santiago (#8, 0-2), the league's bottom-ranked team 98-94. Matanzas maintains the 2nd position in Cuban LSB. But it's just the very beginning of the season and Matanzas won both games without losing any. It's too early to say anything as the standings can be changed completely after next round. In the team's last game Torrientes had a remarkable 61.5% from 2-point range and got five three-pointers out of 7 attempts. He has many years of experience at Matanzas, through which he has constantly improved. Torrientes has impressive league stats. He is in league's top in points (6th best: 24.0ppg) and averages solid 6.5spg,52.0% FGP and 55.6% from behind 3-point line.

The second most remarkable performance in last round's games was young international forward Karel Guzman (188-F-95) of Capitalinos. Guzman impressed basketball fans with 38 points and 5 rebounds. Bad luck as Capitalinos was edged by Pinar del Rio (2-0) 92-89. The season is still at the very beginning and this lost game may not be such crucial, of course if they start win the games. Let's wait for the next round. Guzman is one of the most experienced players at Capitalinos and has a reputation of one of team's most reliable players. He belongs to the best scorers in the league with 33.0ppg (#2). He also registered 4.5 boards per game.

The third best performed player last round was former international forward Esteban Martinez (192-F-87) of Santiago (#8). Martinez got into 30-points club by scoring exactly 30 points in the last round. Despite Martinez's great performance Santiago lost 94-98 to Matanzas (#2, 2-0). But his team cannot count on just a single shooter as he also needs help of the other teammates. Santiago can only dream about fighting for top spots in the league. They have awful season losing so far all 2 games. Too bad for Martinez he does not play for a better team. But maybe if he did, his season stats would not be that high. Martinez has individually a great season in Cuba. After only 2 games, he made it on the list of the league's leaders in points with 33.5ppg (best scorer) and rebounds with 7.0rpg (2nd best).

Other top performing players last week:
4. Andy Boffil (190-G/F-82) of Villa Clara - 25 points
5. Neslier Abreu (187-G-93) of Villa Clara - 22 points, 2 rebounds and 2 assists
6. Eddy Hechevarria (193-SF-86) of Santiago - 18 points and 9 rebounds
7. Yoanis Baldo (191-F-89) of Camaguey - 19 points and 4 rebounds
8. Yosiel Monterrey (185-PG-88) of Pinar del Rio - 31 points, 3 rebounds and 2 assists
9. Yosniel Moralez) of Matanzas - 19 points and 3 rebounds
10. Osvaldo Perez) of Villa Clara - 10 points and 4 rebounds

The Player of the week is chosen based on efficiency calculation, but also including game result, importance of the game, if played recorded double-double/triple-double, etc.
The efficiency formula is a combination of various formulas used by different basketball organizations/leagues. We got involved many basketball scouts and journalists to assure it's accuracy.
The formula: 1.5*PTS + 3* (REB+AST+ST+BL-TO) - 2*BSAG - 4*PF + 3*PFRV + 4* (2FGPM+3FGPM) + 1.5*FTM - 3* (2FGPA-2FGPM) - 3* (3FGPA-3FGPM) - (FTA-FTM)   




Yudniel
Perez
San German lands Yudniel Perez - 16 hours ago
Atleticos de San German (BSN) tabbed 33-year old Cuban guard Yudniel Perez (189-86kg-84, agency: Paris Global Sports) from Piratas de Quebradillas. In 36 BSN games in Puerto Rico he averaged 5.6ppg, 2.3rpg and 1.1apg last season. Among other achievements Perez won Cuban LSB championship title in 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009 and 2012. He received also Latinbasket.com All-Cuban LSB 1st Team award back in 2010 and 2012. Perez represented Cuba at the Centrobasket in Santo Domingo (Dominican R...   [read more]

Yoel
Cubillas
Review of LSB Round 2 of Semi-Finals - 21 hours ago
Villa Clara - Matanzas 80-91 Matanzas beat Villa Clara to take 2-0 lead in the series. The guests trailed by 13 points after first quarter, but they stormed back to get the 8-point lead at the halftime and eventually won the game 91-80. Guerreros made 16-of-21 free shots (76.2 percent) during the game. Guerreros outrebounded Villa Clara 33-17 including 20 on the defensive glass. Yosniel Moralez orchestrated the victory with a double-double by scoring 20 points and 12 rebounds (on 9-of-11...   [read more]

Osmel Oliva
LSB Round 1 of Semi-Finals. Wins for Pinar del Rio and Matanzas - 2 days ago
Pinar del Rio - Capitalinos 70-62 Pinar del Rio overcame Capitalinos to take 1-0 lead in the series. The hosts started the game with a very strong first quarter 19-10. But Capitalinos won third quarter 23-21. However it was not enough to take a lead and get a victory that evening. The former international center Elieser Quintana (205-91) stepped up with a double-double by scoring 14 points and 10 rebounds for the winners and the former international point guard Osmel Oliva (178-87) chipp...   [read more]


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Javier Justiz selected the top Cuban playing abroad in last week's games - 5 days ago  
Yoel Cubillas claims Cuban LSB weekly honour - 9 days ago  
LSB Round 21: Capitalinos edge Ciego by two points - 10 days ago  
Reynaldo Garcia selected the top Cuban playing abroad in last week's games - 12 days ago  
Cuban LSB round 20 best performance: Esteban Martinez - 15 days ago  
Rivero's 25 points and 7 rebounds give him Player of the Week award - 16 days ago  
Esteban Martinez claims Cuban LSB weekly honour - 18 days ago  
Javier Justiz's double-double lands him Player of the Week award among Cubans playing currently abroad: - 19 days ago  
LSB Round 17: Pinar is upset by Guerreros - 19 days ago  
Cuban LSB round 16 best performance: Osvaldo Perez - 19 days ago  
Rivero's 26 points and 7 rebounds give him Player of the Week award - 21 days ago  
LSB Round 16: Pinar lose to Capitalinos in the game between Top 4 teams - 21 days ago  
Osmel Oliva claims Cuban LSB weekly honour - 22 days ago  
LSB Round 14: Guerreros hand first defeat to Villa Clara - 23 days ago  
Cuban LSB round 13 best performance: Esteban Martinez - 24 days ago  
LSB Round 15: Santiago defeats leader Villa Clara - 25 days ago  
LSB Round 13: Pinar are defeated by Ciego - 25 days ago  
Boffil's 23 points give him Player of the Week award - 25 days ago  
LSB Round 12: Villa Clara beat Pinar by one after a very close game - 26 days ago  
Andy Boffil claims Cuban LSB weekly honour - 27 days ago  
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