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NPBA Standings
 1 Giants 16-0 
 2 Stingers 13-3 
 3 Rockets 11-5 
 4 Bahamas Univ. 10-6 
 5 Shockers 9-7 
 6 Regulators 5-11 
 7 Pirates 5-11 
 8 Defenders 2-14 
 9 Pros 1-15 
Full Standings
Stats Leaders
Points Per Game
 Colton ALBURY
  Avg: 23.8
 1. C.Albury Pros23.8 
 2. K.Sylvester Bahamas21.1 
 3. L.Munnings Rockets18.6 
 4. D.Taylor Giants18.6 
 5. D.Fernander Pirates18.2 
 6. C.Stuart Pirates18.0 
 7. M.Bain Giants17.9 
 8. E.Bain Stingers17.2 
 9. K.Pratt Regulators17.1 
 10. A.Joseph Stingers16.9 
Rebounds Per Game
 Renardo BAILLOU
  Avg: 14.6
 1. R.Baillou Regulators14.6 
 2. L.Munnings Rockets13.5 
 3. C.Francis Pros12.7 
 4. C.Albury Pros10.3 
 5. A.Johnson Shockers10.1 
 6. D.Fernander Pirates10.0 
 7. K.Sylvester Bahamas9.9 
 8. G.Seymour Defen9.9 
 9. C.Pinder Rockets9.6 
 10. G.Rose Giants9.3 
Assists Per Game
  Avg: 5.1
 1. C.Thompson Regul5.1 
 2. S.Lewis Shockers5.0 
 3. A.Joseph Stingers4.9 
 4. S.Burrows Pros4.7 
 5. L.Rahming Defen4.4 
 6. D.Taylor Giants3.9 
 7. K.Sylvester Bahamas3.8 
 8. L.Armbrister Rocke3.8 
 9. M.Bain Giants3.7 
 10. B.Bain Stingers3.7 
Steals Per Game
  Avg: 3.4
 1. K.Sylvester Bahamas3.4 
 2. T.Hudson Pirates3.3 
 3. W.Rigby Shockers2.6 
 4. L.Munnings Rockets2.5 
 5. C.Stuart Pirates2.4 
 6. K.Pratt Regulators2.4 
 7. L.Armbrister Rocke2.4 
 8. C.Lafleur Defenders2.4 
 9. A.Joseph Stingers2.3 
 10. R.Baillou Regulators2.2 
Blocks Per Game
 Livingston MUNNINGS
  Avg: 3
 1. L.Munnings Rockets3.0 
 2. A.Johnson Shockers2.2 
 3. K.Sylvester Bahamas2.0 
 4. R.Baillou Regulators1.9 
 5. S.Dean Stingers1.5 
 6. R.King Shockers1.3 
 7. A.Joseph Stingers1.3 
 8. S.Farrington Sting1.2 
 9. M.Bain Giants1.1 
 10. C.Albury Pros1.0 
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Game 2 (Semi-Finals)

Rockets Mar.20 Stingers 55%
Lopes grow fast in Bahamas win - Aug 23, 2018

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Dan Majerle
Playing on an island, Grand Canyon finished its basketball work by showing how no man is an island. The Lopes thrived as a team Wednesday night, playing with more connectivity than in their victorious Monday debut here. They will not reassemble on the court as a team for more than a month but their 83-70 preseason win against the Bahamas All-Stars was enough to stir anticipation for the regular season. GCU emerged with aggression defensively, played with more tempo and cut their turnovers from 28 on Monday to 13 on Wednesday. It was enough to put a smile on head coach Dan Majerle 's face as a Nassau television station cut into its live newscast to interview him at Sir Kendall Isaac Gymnasium. The Lopes will return the favors of their visit to their gracious Summer of Thunder hosts on Thursday, when they will conduct a clinic for young Bahamians. Carlos Johnson (192-G-98) put on a scoring clinic in GCU's two Summer of Thunder appearances this week, totaling 34 points in 21 minutes. He posted a team-high 15 points on 7-of-11 shooting Wednesday but it is just a tease for the 2019-20 season because the Phoenix product must sit out this season after transferring from Washington. Beyond a GCU defense that only allowed 33 percent shooting, Wednesday's most encouraging performance came from Lopes sophomore Damari Milstead (189-PG-99). Currently starting at point guard, he posted 14 points and seven assists in 19 minutes with only two turnovers. He also added two steals. "Damari's got to be a little bit stronger with the basketball and make better decisions," Majerle said. "He's got to be more verbal, which he's trying to do. He's got to lead our guys and get them into stuff. I thought he did a nice job that way." The Lopes needed to play better because the opponent, featuring Bahamian national team members, was better than what they faced on Monday. GCU won by 13 against the All-Stars, who had lost by 10 to Notre Dame and 21 to North Carolina last week. In Milstead's 21 minutes on the court, GCU outscored the All-Stars by 15 points. He increased his use of dribble drives into the lane to set up running floaters. He also sparked the starters' defensive intensity at the top of each half. "We've got a lot of new guys so today we meshed better," Milstead said. "It's a learning process. I'm just trying to get better every single game. We were kind of flat at the beginning of the second half so I had to pick up the defensive intensity. My guys go off my energy. When I'm playing hard, my guys play hard so I have to do it every time I'm on the floor." GCU never trailed but could not put the All-Stars away until the fourth quarter, when a 14-5 GCU run included six points from Tim Finke. The freshman guard followed Monday's eight-rebound game by crashing the offensive boards, darting from the perimeter for three offensive rebounds. One score came when Finke caught the board and twisted his body in one mid-air motion for a follow. Johnson single-handedly staved off one challenge when the aggressive wing scored nine consecutive Lopes points, including consecutive 3-pointers and a steal for a dunk in the second quarter. "If you play hard, it makes up for a lot of mistakes," Majerle said. "That's the one thing we've hung our hat on the last five years. We're always the hardest working team." GCU shot far better than Monday from 3-point range, making 7 of 18 with Johnson making 4 of 6 and sophomore power forward Roberts Blumbergs (208-F/C-97) sinking 2 of 3. Blumbergs scored 13 points and added seven rebounds in 26 minutes and had the team's highest plus-minus rating (GCU was plus-17 when he was on the floor). "That definitely felt better," Blumbergs said. "We just went out there ready to get it done. We got a feel for what each other's role is, how each other move and how to play together and we have fun at the same time."
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Buddy Hield
Buddy Hield's 34 points make him top Bahamas player abroad of the week - 2 days ago
Here is the weekly review of the top performing Bahamas players, who play currently abroad. This week's number one is an international guard Buddy Hield (193-93). He could not help the Sacramento Kings (34-35) in their last game. Despite Hield's very good performance the Sacramento Kings (34-35) lost 120-126 on the road to the Boston Celtics.    [read more]

NPBA Round 1 of Semi-Finals. Victories for Giants and Stingers - 3 days ago
Giants - Bahamas Univ. 79-71 Giants overcame University of Bahamas to take the lead in the semifinal series. Giants outrebounded Mingoes 51-37 including a 40-24 advantage in defensive rebounds. They looked well-organized offensively handing out 23 assists. Gameliel Rose fired 16 points and 9 rebounds for the winners. The former international guard DShon Taylor (196-93, college: Norfolk St.) chipped in 17 points and 5 rebounds. Forward Antwan Bevans (198, college: Casper CC) produced 20...   [read more]

NPBA Round 3 of Quarter-Finals. Bahamas University and Rockets enter semis - 6 days ago
Bahamas Univ. - Shockers 92-82 Bahamas University topped Shockers to advance into the semifinal stage. Mingoes forced 22 Shockers turnovers. Strangely Shockers outrebounded Mingoes 50-36 including a 28-11 advantage in offensive rebounds. They looked well-organized offensively handing out 24 assists comparing to just 11 passes made by Shockers' players. 25 personal fouls committed by Shockers helped opponents get some easy free throw opportunities. The best player for the winners was Ke...   [read more]

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Buddy Hield selected the top Bahamian playing abroad in last week's games - 9 days ago  
NPBA Round 2 of Quarter-Finals. Bahamas University and Regulators record wins - 10 days ago  
Nift Al-Janoub welcomes back Cox, ex Stingers - 12 days ago  
NPBA Round 1 of Quarter-Finals. Shockers and Rockets celebrate wins - 13 days ago  
Bahamas NPBA round 16 best performance: Jackson Jacob - 15 days ago  
Buddy Hield's 32 points make him top Bahamas player abroad of the week - 16 days ago  
NPBA Round 16: Pirates are defeated by Shockers in a derby game - 16 days ago  
Forca Lleida lands Shaquille Cleare - 22 days ago  
Joseph's double-double lands him Player of the Week award - 23 days ago  
FIBA AmeriCup Pre-Qualifiers: Bahamas top Belize - 23 days ago  
NPBA Round 15: Giants beat Regulators by one after a very close game - 24 days ago  
Bain is back at Kagoshima - 25 days ago  
Bahamas National Team 2019 - 26 days ago  
Jackson Jacob claims Bahamas NPBA Interperformances weekly honour - 29 days ago  
NPBA Round 14: Rockets beat Mingoes in a derby game - 30 days ago  
Bahamas NPBA round 13 best performance: Kemsy Sylvester (by Interperformances) - 1 month ago  
NPBA Round 13 of Regular Season - 1 month ago  
DeAndre Ayton's double-double lands him Player of the Week award among Bahamians playing currently abroad: - 1 month ago  
L.J. Rose signs at Valga-Valka - 1 month ago  
Stuart's double-double lands him Player of the Week award - 1 month ago  
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