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LSB Standings
 1. Villa Clara 13-8 
 2. Ciego de Avila 12-9 
 3. Santiago 12-9 
 4. Camaguey 12-9 
 5. Capitalinos 11-10 
 6. Matanzas 10-11 
 7. Guantanamo 8-13 
 8. Pinar del Rio 6-15 
Full Standings
Last:4/9/2018
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 Clara23.9 
 3. Oliva, Pinar del Rio18.9 
 4. Pons, Guantanamo18.5 
 5. Guzman, Capitalinos17.4 
 6. Molina, Matanzas15.9 
 7. Granda, Ciego d.15.5 
 8. Abreu, Villa Clara15.2 
 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. Tito, Guantanamo6.2 
 5. Garcia, Matanzas6.1 
 6. Alorda, Capitalinos6.1 
 7. Pons, Guantanamo5.7 
 8. Siria, Santiago5.6 
 9. Perez, Villa Clara5.6 
 10. Font, Capitalinos5.2 
Assists Per Game
 Yosiel MONTERREY
  Pinar d.
  (185-PG-88)
  Avg: 3.7
 1. Monterrey, Pinar d.3.7 
 2. Heredia, Santiago3.6 
 3. Abreu, Villa Clara3.6 
 4. Oliva, Pinar del Rio2.6 
 5. Martinez, Ciego d.2.4 
 6. Deschapelles, Matan.2.2 
 7. Soltero, Capitalinos2.2 
 8. Molina, Matanzas2.2 
 9. Boffil, Villa Clara2.0 
 10. Francis, Camaguey1.8 
Steals Per Game
 Osmel OLIVA
  Pinar del Rio
  (178-PG-87)
  Avg: 4.5
 1. Oliva, Pinar del Rio4.5 
 2. Guerra, Guantanamo4.5 
 3. Monterrey, Pinar d.4.5 
 4. Perez, Villa Clara4.4 
 5. Boffil, Villa Clara4.1 
 6. Deschapelles, Matan.4.1 
 7. Soria, Guantanamo4.1 
 8. Martinez, Ciego d.3.9 
 9. Heredia, Santiago3.8 
 10. Baldo, Camaguey3.7 
Blocks Per Game
 Abel FONT
  Capitalinos
  (206-C-97)
  Avg: 1.8
 1. Font, Capitalinos1.8 
 2. Cubillas, Villa Clara1.8 
 3. Ochoa, Santiago1.4 
 4. Quintana, Pinar d.1.0 
 5. Castellanos, Ciego d.0.9 
 6. Garcia, Matanzas0.8 
 7. Perez, Villa Clara0.7 
 8. Soria, Guantanamo0.6 
 9. Romero, Villa Clara0.6 
 10. Coutin, Capitalinos0.6 

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Game 1 (Finals)

Ciego de Avi 67% Apr.24 Villa Clara
Karel Guzman claims Cuban LSB weekly honour - Feb 14, 2017


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Karel Guzman
Talented International Forward Karel Guzman (188-F-95) had a very impressive game in the last round for Capitalinos and that's him to receive a Latinbasket.com Player of the Week award for round 5.
The 21-year old forward had the game-high 38 points for Capitalinos in his team's victory, helping them to beat Santiago (2-3) 85-79. Capitalinos is placed at 5th position in Cuban LSB. Capitalinos is rather a weak team placed in lower part in the standings. They need more victories to improve their 2-3 record. In the team's last game Guzman had a remarkable 85.7% from 2-point range. He just recently signed at Capitalinos, being already a very valuable addition to the team. Guzman has impressive league stats. He is in league's top in points (2nd best: 27.4ppg) and averages solid 4.0spg and 59.3% FGP.

The second most remarkable performance in last round's games was 29-year old former international point guard Osmel Oliva (178-PG-87) of second-ranked Pinar del Rio. Oliva impressed basketball fans with 27 points, 4 rebounds and 8 assists. Bad luck as Pinar del Rio was edged by league's leader Villa Clara (#1, 5-0) 80-77. It was definitely game of the week between two contenders to the title. Pinar del Rio still maintains its place in the top 2 of the standings, even despite this loss. It was just his team's 1st loss this season, while they won 4 other games. Oliva is one of the most experienced players at Pinar del Rio and has a reputation of one of team's most reliable players. He belongs to the best scorers in the league with 23.2ppg (#4). He also recorded 3.4 assists per game.

The third best performed player last round was international center Yoel Cubillas (204-C-94) of top-ranked Villa Clara. Cubillas scored 14 points. He was a key player of Villa Clara, leading his team to a 80-77 win against #2 ranked Pinar del Rio. Villa Clara started extremely well this year. They recorded 5 victories without losing a single game. Cubillas turns to be one of the very best players in the league while he is also a leader of the top team having his eyes on the championship title. Cubillas has a very solid season. In 5 games in Cuba he scored 12.4ppg.

Other top performing players last week:
4. Luis Castillo) of Ciego de Avila - 18 points and 3 rebounds
5. Yoanis Baldo (191-F-89) of Camaguey - 16 points, 8 rebounds and 2 assists
6. Neslier Abreu (187-G-93) of Villa Clara - 15 points, 3 rebounds and 3 assists
7. Elieser Quintana (205-C-91) of Pinar del Rio - 10 points and 10 rebounds
8. Andy Boffil (190-G/F-82) of Villa Clara - 21 points and 4 assists
9. Yosiel Monterrey (185-PG-88) of Pinar del Rio - 17 points, 2 rebounds and 4 assists
10. Reinier Castillo (185-F/G-76) of Capitalinos - 16 points

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)   



Ciego de Avila advance to the Finals - 1 day ago
Ciego de Avila - Santiago De Cuba 81:72 Ciego de Avila advanced to the Final as they edged Santiago De Cuba 81:72 in the decisive game 5. Ciego de Avila managed to win all the quarters of the game including 20-16 in the start. They added a 22-20 run in the second frame for a 42-36 halftime advantage. Moreover Ciego de Avila won the third period 18-16 and closed the game with a final 21-20 rally.   [read more]
Villa Clara reach the Finals - 2 days ago
Villa Clara reached the Finals as they overcame Camaguey 3-1 in the semifinal series. In Game 4 Villa Clara posted a 94-74 win. They scored 26 points in the first two quarters for a 52-35 halftime advantage. Camaguey replied with a 23-20 rally in the third period, while Villa Clara closed the game with a final 22-16 run to seal the place in the final. Santiago De Cuba meanwhile needed a 98=88 overtime win to tie the series at 2-2.   [read more]

Jasiel
Rivero
Jasiel Rivero's 30 points make him top Cuban player abroad of the week - 4 days ago
Here is the weekly review of the top performing Cuban players, who play currently abroad. This week's number one is an international center Jasiel Rivero (204-93, agency: Pro Sports). He could not help Estudiantes Concordia (12-18) in their last game. Despite Rivero's very good performance Estudiantes Concordia lost 79-85 on the road to the lower-ranked (#18) Penarol.    [read more]


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Ciego de Avila posts second win against Santiago - 5 days ago  
Jasiel Rivero selected the top Cuban playing abroad in last week's games - 11 days ago  
LSB Round 21: #1 Villa Clara is defeated by Guantanamo - 12 days ago  
Reynaldo Garcia selected the top Cuban playing abroad in last week's games - 18 days ago  
LSB Round 14 of Regular Season - 25 days ago  
LSB Round 13: Capitalinos defeat leader Tigres - 27 days ago  
LSB Round 12 of Regular Season - 28 days ago  
LSB Round 11: Capitalinos beat Guantanamo by two after a very close game - 29 days ago  
LSB Round 10: Ciego defeats leader Tigres - 1 month ago  
Jasiel Rivero's 41 points make him top Cuban player abroad of the week - 1 month ago  
Javier Justiz selected the top Cuban playing abroad in last week's games - 1 month ago  
LSB Round 7 of Regular Season - 1 month ago  
US remains unbeaten in Basketball World Cup qualifying - 2 months ago  
Cuban National Team 2018 - 2 months ago  
Reynaldo Garcia's double-double lands him Player of the Week award among Cubans playing currently abroad: - 2 months ago  
Yoanki Mensia selected the top Cuban playing abroad in last week's games - 3 months ago  
Halcones sign Lisvan Valdez - 3 months ago  
Jasiel Rivero's double-double lands him Player of the Week award among Cubans playing currently abroad: - 3 months ago  
Joan Luis Haiti (ex Isidro Metapan) is a newcomer at Caballos - 5 months ago  
Yorman Polas Bartolo selected the top Cuban playing abroad in last week's games - 6 months ago  
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