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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 
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 Clara23.9 
 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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LSB Round 8: Tigres are upset by Capitalinos - Feb 22, 2017


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Karel Guzman
The most important game in the last round took place in La Habana between third ranked Tigres (4-4) and fourth ranked Capitalinos (5-3) on Sunday night. Tigres were defeated by Capitalinos on the road 71-61. The game was mostly controlled by Capitalinos. Tigres managed to win fourth quarter 18-15. But it was not enough to take a lead and get a victory that evening. Capitalinos dominated down low during the game scoring 46 of its points in the paint compared to Tigres' 26. They outrebounded Tigres 51-15 including a 18-2 advantage in offensive rebounds. The best player for the winners was power forward Arlen Alorda (198-86) who had a double-double by scoring 12 points and 10 rebounds. International forward Karel Guzman (188-95) chipped in 12 points and 6 rebounds. point guard Vladimir Francis (185-83) produced 19 points and 4 steals (on 6-of-7 shooting from the field) for the guests. Both coaches used bench players which allowed the starters a little rest for the next games. Capitalinos have a solid four-game winning streak. They moved-up to third place. Tigres at the other side dropped to the fourth position with four games lost. They share it with Matanzas. Capitalinos are looking forward to face league's second-placed Pinar in Rio in the next round and it will be for sure the game of the week. Tigres will play on the road against Ciego in Avila and are hoping to win this game.
Undefeated leader Villa Clara delivered the eighth consecutive victory. This time they beat 6th ranked Santiago (3-5) 102-88 in Santa Clara. Guard Neslier Abreu (187-93) orchestrated the victory by scoring 24 points. Yoel Cubillas contributed with 12 points and 17 rebounds for the winners. Villa Clara's coach Carlos Valle allowed to play the deep bench players saving starting five for next games. The former international forward Esteban Martinez (192-87) replied with 31 points for Santiago. Undefeated Villa Clara (8-0) have an impressive eight-game winning streak. They maintain first position with a perfect record of 8 victories in a row. Santiago at the other side keeps the sixth place with five games lost. Villa Clara will play against bottom-ranked Guantanamo (#8) at home in the next round and are hoping to win another game. Santiago will play against Guerreros and it may be a tough game between close rivals.
The game in Avila was also quite interesting. Fifth ranked Guerreros (4-4) played at the court of 7th ranked Ciego (1-7). Guerreros did not have too big problems and got a relatively easy victory 79-62 on Sunday. Worth to mention a great performance of Yuniskel Molina who helped to win the game recording 13 points, 9 rebounds and 4 assists. Yasser Rodriguez responded with 24 points. Both coaches tested many bench players and allowed the starting five to rest. Guerreros moved-up to fourth place, which they share with Camaguey. Ciego lost third consecutive game. Defending champion keeps the seventh position with seven games lost. Guerreros will meet at home Santiago (#6) in the next round. Ciego will play against Tigres and hope to win that game.

Ciego de Avila - Matanzas 62-79

The game in Avila was also quite interesting. Fifth ranked Guerreros (4-4) played at the court of 7th ranked Ciego (1-7). Guerreros did not have too big problems and got a relatively easy victory 79-62 on Sunday. The game was mostly controlled by Guerreros. Ciego managed to win third quarter 20-16. But it was not enough to take a lead and get a victory that evening. They outrebounded Ciego 38-23 including a 34-13 advantage in defensive rebounds. Worth to mention a great performance of the former international guard Yuniskel Molina (185-93) who helped to win the game recording 13 points, 9 rebounds and 4 assists and Lazro Sanchez who added 19 points during the contest. International point guard Yasser Rodriguez (187-88) responded with 24 points and the former international William Granda (189-85, agency: Pro Sports) scored 12 points. Both coaches tested many bench players and allowed the starting five to rest. Guerreros moved-up to fourth place, which they share with Camaguey. Ciego lost third consecutive game. Defending champion keeps the seventh position with seven games lost. Guerreros will meet at home Santiago (#6) in the next round. Ciego will play against Tigres and hope to win that game.
Top scorers:
Ciego de Avila: Y.Rodriguez 24+3reb, W.Granda 12+1reb, D.Granados 7+1ast, D.Martinez 6+2ast, A.Hernandez 5+3reb, R.Luis Vera 2+1ast
Matanzas: L.Sanchez 19+2reb+1ast, Y.Molina 13+9reb+4ast, D.Torrientes 10+1reb, Y.Moralez 8+4reb, Y.Deschapelles 8+2reb+3ast, H.Garcia 7+10reb
gschID: 536643


Capitalinos - Camaguey 71-61

The most important game in the last round took place in La Habana between third ranked Tigres (4-4) and fourth ranked Capitalinos (5-3) on Sunday night. Tigres were defeated by Capitalinos on the road 71-61. The game was mostly controlled by Capitalinos. Tigres managed to win fourth quarter 18-15. But it was not enough to take a lead and get a victory that evening. Capitalinos dominated down low during the game scoring 46 of its points in the paint compared to Tigres' 26. They outrebounded Tigres 51-15 including a 18-2 advantage in offensive rebounds. The best player for the winners was power forward Arlen Alorda (198-86) who had a double-double by scoring 12 points and 10 rebounds. International forward Karel Guzman (188-95) chipped in 12 points and 6 rebounds. Point guard Vladimir Francis (185-83) produced 19 points and 4 steals (on 6-of-7 shooting from the field) and forward Yoanis Baldo (191-89) added 12 points respectively for the guests. Both coaches used bench players which allowed the starters a little rest for the next games. Capitalinos have a solid four-game winning streak. They moved-up to third place. Tigres at the other side dropped to the fourth position with four games lost. They share it with Matanzas. Capitalinos are looking forward to face league's second-placed Pinar in Rio in the next round and it will be for sure the game of the week. Tigres will play on the road against Ciego in Avila and are hoping to win this game.
Top scorers:
Camaguey: V.Francis 19+1reb+1ast, Y.Baldo 12+4reb, Y.Lopez 10+2reb+2ast, C.Villegas 8+2reb, K.Cala 7+1reb, J.Sanchez 3+3reb
Capitalinos: K.Guzman 12+6reb+2ast, A.Alorda 12+10reb, F.Maria 8+4reb+2ast, L.Borlot 8+5reb, N.Coutin 7+4reb+1ast, R.Castillo 7+2ast
gschID: 536642


Villa Clara - Santiago 102-88

Undefeated leader Villa Clara delivered the eighth consecutive victory. This time they beat 6th ranked Santiago (3-5) 102-88 in Santa Clara. The game was mostly controlled by Villa Clara. Santiago was better in fourth quarter 28-26. But it was not enough to take a lead and get a victory that evening. They made 18-of-15 charity shots (120.0 percent) during the game. Villa Clara outrebounded Santiago 31-18 including 23 on the defensive glass. They brought some defensive toughness making 8 blocks. Guard Neslier Abreu (187-93) orchestrated the victory by scoring 24 points. International center Yoel Cubillas (204-94) contributed with a double-double by scoring 12 points and 17 rebounds for the winners. Five Villa Clara players scored in double figures. Villa Clara's coach Carlos Valle allowed to play the deep bench players saving starting five for next games. The former international forward Esteban Martinez (192-87) replied with 31 points and Gonzalo Terres added 22 points in the effort for Santiago. Villa Clara (8-0) have an impressive eight-game winning streak. They maintain first position with a perfect record of 8 victories in a row. Santiago at the other side keeps the sixth place with five games lost. Villa Clara will play against bottom-ranked Guantanamo (#8) at home in the next round and are hoping to win another game. Santiago will play against Guerreros and it may be a tough game between close rivals.
Top scorers:
Santiago: E.Martinez 31, G.Terres 22+2reb+1ast, R.Ochoa 8+3reb, L.Bueno 7+1reb+1ast, J.Heredia 6+2reb+1ast, E.Siria 6+4reb
Villa Clara: N.Abreu 24+4reb+2ast, A.Boffil 20+5ast, O.Perez 19+4reb+2ast, Y.Cubillas 12+17reb, M.Troyano 10+2reb+1ast, M.Mons 6+2reb
gschID: 536645


  




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