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BSN Standings
 1. Aguada 25-11 
 2. Fajardo 23-13 
 3. Quebradillas 20-16 
 4. Ponce 19-17 
 5. Arecibo 19-17 
 6. San German 17-19 
 7. Bayamon 16-20 
 8. Mayaguez 16-20 
 9. Guayama 14-22 
 10. Isabela 11-25 
SuperLeague 25 Standings
 1. Juana Diaz 2-0 
 2. Penuelas 2-0 
 3. Aguada 1-1 
 4. Moca 1-1 
 5. Hatillo 0-0 
 6. Fajardo 0-1 
 7. Capitalinos 0-2 
 8. Dorado 0-2 
Liga Americas Standings
Group E
 1 San Lorenzo 3-0 
 2 Mogi 2-1 
 3 Ferrocarril 1-2 
 4 Fuerza Regia 0-3 
Group F
 1 Regatas C. 2-1 
 2 Estudiantes C. 2-1 
 3 Bauru 1-2 
 4 Guaros 1-2 
Stage One Standings
Stats Leaders
Points Per Game
  Avg: 20.3
 1. Wilkins, Guayama20.3 
 2. Ebanks, San German20.2 
 3. Holloway, Quebradi.20.0 
 4. Liz, Ponce19.9 
 5. Harris, Ponce19.5 
 6. Costner, Isabela18.4 
 7. Warrick, Ponce17.8 
 8. Huertas, Arecibo17.4 
 9. Rosario, Quebradillas17.2 
 10. Laury, Mayaguez16.8 
Rebounds Per Game
  Avg: 9.7
 1. Dawson, Ponce9.7 
 2. Akindele, Bayamon9.5 
 3. Laury, Mayaguez9.2 
 4. Famous, Isabela9.1 
 5. Romero, Bayamon8.9 
 6. James, Fajardo8.8 
 7. Clarke, Arecibo8.5 
 8. Jefferson, Arecibo8.5 
 9. Elonu, Arecibo8.2 
 10. Collier, Mayaguez8.0 
Assists Per Game
  Avg: 8.2
 1. Holloway, Quebradi.8.2 
 2. Browne, San German7.7 
 3. Arroyo, Fajardo7.3 
 4. Abreu, Aguada6.0 
 5. Fitch, Quebradillas5.8 
 6. Smith, Quebradillas5.5 
 7. Patterson, Aguada5.4 
 8. Soto, Bayamon5.2 
 9. Guzman, Isabela5.2 
 10. Duran, Mayaguez4.6 
Steals Per Game
  Avg: 1.7
 1. Wilkins, Guayama1.7 
 2. Liz, Ponce1.6 
 3. Hodge, Arecibo1.6 
 4. Behanan, Arecibo1.4 
 5. Abreu, Aguada1.4 
 6. Browne, San German1.3 
 7. Harris, Ponce1.3 
 8. Holloway, Quebradi.1.3 
 9. Fitch, Quebradillas1.2 
 10. Romero, Bayamon1.2 
Blocks Per Game
 Shawn JAMES
  Avg: 2.6
 1. James, Fajardo2.6 
 2. Penn, Guayama2.1 
 3. Diaz, Quebradillas2.0 
 4. Elonu, Arecibo1.2 
 5. Orozco, Isabela1.1 
 6. Buckner, Fajardo1.1 
 7. Jefferson, Arecibo1.1 
 8. Lalanne, Arecibo1.1 
 9. Akindele, Bayamon1.0 
 10. Gaston, Aguada1.0 


Puerto Rican Basketball (Men)

Next Round Schedule

Game 1 (Semi-Finals)

Regatas C. 68% Mar.24 Mogi
San Lorenzo 77% Mar.24 Estudian.C.
Monsalve ready for a celebration - Aug 29, 2009

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With three easy wins, Brazil has assured itself a place in the quarterfinals of the 2009 FIBA Americas Championship being played at the venerable Roberto Clemente Coliseum. But confidence is not in Jose Manuel Moncho Monsalves vocabulary. The Cariocas head coach knows too well that this tournament is not over, despite what many pundits had said. Thats why the Spanish-born coach is pacing the sidelines of the Dominican Republic-Venezuela game on his teams off day.

Its sort of scouting I guess. There is a lot of basketball ahead. Yes, we have played well enough to win, but we need to do a better job inside. A better job? Brazil is shooting 50% from the floor, 34 from the three point line. Their inside defense, lead by Cleveland Cavaliers F Anderson Varejao and underrated C Tiago Splitter, has been nothing short of spectacular. So much so that he has not needed to turn up the offensive heat so far. If that need arise, another NBA star, Phoenix Suns SG Leandro Barbosa (19 points per game) is ready to lead the charge.

After cakewalking for much of the past two weeks change in the next round were every game is a must win-type. We had played both the Dominican Republic (Day 1 of the tournament) and Puerto Rico (Tuto Marchand Cup) and they are thought teams Of the two, Puerto Rico is the one weighting heavily in the mind of Monsalve. The last time we played them, they were without (Carlos) Arroyo and (Peter John) Ramos. They make a huge difference in their overall game. These additions have made them a very tough inside basketball squad. More so when Ramos and (Danny) Santiago are on the floor at the same time.

The Man as some on his team affectionate call their coach, is as impressed with Ramos sudden development, as most international scouts. When he started out he was so young, inexperienced and with huge expectations on him, that I think detrimental his development. But after having watched him against Uruguay, theres no question he is a different player.
If theres a Puertorrican player Monsalve knows most about, it is the former Orlando Magic PG. Arroyo is outstanding. He does so many things for them. He will complicate things for us on the perimeter.

Still, the Brazilian coach is optimistic, not convince about his teams chances. It will be tough, but I hope for a celebration on the 8th. Why the eight? Thats the day we plan to touch down in Brasilia.

Javon McCrea
Aguada signs Javon McCrea, ex Walter Tigers - 1 day ago
JAVON MCCREA Santeros de Aguada (BSN) signed 25-year old American forward Javon McCrea (201-113kg-92, college: Buffalo). He just played at Walter Tigers in German BBL league. In 10 games he had 11.2ppg and 4.7rpg this season. McCrea also played for BBC Bayreuth (also in BBL) that season where in 5 games he recorded 3.4ppg and 2.0rpg. He also played 4 games in Basketball Champions League where he averaged only 2.0ppg and 1.5rpg. McCrea also spent pre-season at Telenet BC Oostende in Belgi...   [read more]

BSN to play with eight teams - 2 days ago
BSN will have eight teams this season after the league rejected the new ownership group of Santurce. The league stated that the people who were interested in owning Santurce didn't comply with league regulations in order to be approved. Santurce is not scheduled to play in 2018 and will have a shot at returning in 2019 under owner Ariel Rodriguez. League president, Fernando Quinones, announced that Angel Ayala, Kevin Hamilton, Yudniel Perez, Leon Williams(203-C/F-86, college: Ohio), Chr...   [read more]

Alexis Colon
Alexis Colon signs with Quebradillas - 2 days ago
Alexis Colon(196-F/G) decided to sign a four year deal with Quebradillas after becoming a free agent. Colon was declared a free agent by the league after Fajardo failed to pay a debt to the player in the time specified by the tournament director. He comes back to the place where he started his pro career in 2011. He played for Quebradillas until 2014 then moved to Manati in 2015-2016 and last season played for Fajardo. Last season he averaged 5.4 points and 3.5 rebounds in 36 games.   [read more]

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