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LBS Standings
 1 ARBA 10-0 
 2 Escazu 8-2 
 3 Abogados 6-4 
 4 Siquirres 3-7 
 5 U Costa Rica 2-8 
 6 Asobasca 1-9 
Full Standings

Stats Leaders
Points Per Game
 Carlos PEREIRA
  U C
  (170-SG-98)
  Avg: 17.1
 1. Pereira U C17.1 
 2. Shedden ARBA15.2 
 3. Shedden Escazu15.0 
 4. Calderon Siquirres13.9 
 5. Cordero U C13.8 
 6. Mora Abogados13.7 
 7. Ripool ARBA12.9 
 8. Lynch ARBA12.6 
 9. Conejo ARBA11.7 
 10. Harris ARBA11.3 
Rebounds Per Game
 Francisco SEQUEIRA
  U C
  (193-C-96)
  Avg: 11
 1. Sequeira U C11.0 
 2. Shedden ARBA9.1 
 3. Lewin Siquirres8.8 
 4. Wilson Escazu8.4 
 5. Ripool ARBA8.2 
 6. Quesada Escazu8.2 
 7. Bonilla Abogados7.8 
 8. Pereira U C7.8 
 9. Mora Abogados7.7 
 10. Cordero U C7.1 
Assists Per Game
 Isaac CONEJO
  ARBA
  (182-PG-94)
  Avg: 7.4
 1. Conejo ARBA7.4 
 2. Herrera Escazu2.2 
 3. Fonseca Abogados2.0 
 4. Calderon Siquirres1.9 
 5. Hernandez U C1.8 
 6. Hernandez Asobasca1.8 
 7. Shedden Escazu1.8 
 8. Lynch ARBA1.7 
 9. Mora Abogados1.6 
 10. Wilson Escazu1.6 
Steals Per Game
 Isaac CONEJO
  ARBA
  (182-PG-94)
  Avg: 3.2
 1. Conejo ARBA3.2 
 2. Shedden Escazu2.5 
 3. Herrera Escazu2.1 
 4. Fonseca Abogados2.0 
 5. Pereira U C1.8 
 6. Ripool ARBA1.7 
 7. Lynch ARBA1.6 
 8. Sandi Abogados1.5 
 9. Arias Escazu1.5 
 10. Pearson Abogados1.5 
Blocks Per Game
 Fabian MORA
  Abogados
  (186-PF-98)
  Avg: 1.1
 1. Mora Abogados1.1 
 2. Quesada Escazu0.9 
 3. Lewin Siquirres0.8 
 4. Rosich Escazu0.7 
 5. Canica Siquirres0.6 
 6. Anderson ARBA0.6 
 7. Shedden ARBA0.6 
 8. Cordero U C0.4 
 9. Conejo ARBA0.3 
 10. Sandi Abogados0.3 

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Escazu  Jun.26  ARBA 60%
Costa Rican LBS round 13 best performance: Jermaine Barnes - Jun 20, 2017


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MIKE AMICO
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Jermaine
Barnes
American Forward Jermaine Barnes (193-G/F-83) had a great game in the last round for Liberia, receiving a Latinbasket.com Player of the Week award for round 13.

The player had a double-double of 29 points and 17 rebounds in his LBS debut, while his team beat Universidad Latina (#6, 3-6), the league's sixth-ranked team 69-57. Liberia is now placed at 6th position in Costa Rican LBS. Liberia being the new team in LBS was ranked at the bottom all season. With the addition of Barnes the team is predicted to finish in the top four. They need more victories to improve their position in LBS playoff. In the team's last game Barnes had a remarkable 17 rebounds. Former UBA star led the GIE Maile Matrix to the UBA finals this season. He averaged a league best 29.8 points per game.

The second best player in last round's games was ARBA's star 25 year old American Dashaun Wiggins (188-G-91). Wiggins had a very good evening with a double-double of 13 points and 10 assists. In a battle for the top spot ARBA beat Barva 61-60 (#2, 8-2). This victory allowed ARBA to move up to 1st position in the standings. His team continues to dominate the league. Wiggins is a newcomer at ARBA, but is already one of team's top players. He belongs to the best scorers in the league with 19.3ppg (#5). He also registered 6.0 boards per game.

Third on the list of top players last round was American Issac Mack (184-G-92) of league's second-best Barva. Mack scored 21 points (!!!). He was a key player of Barva, he came just one point shy to a 60-61 loss against the top-ranked ARBA (#1, 11-0). Barva is closer and closer to top of the standings. They will still need more victories. But 9-2 record is not that bad... Mack has a great season in Costa Rica. After only 8 games, he made it on the list of the league's leaders in points with 17.4ppg.

Other top performing players last week:
4. Amir Alvarado (198-SF-84) of Barva - 14 points, 10 rebounds and 2 assists
5. Amaurys Ripool (196-F-86) of ARBA - 10 points, 8 rebounds and 2 assists
6. Cory Bradford (191-G-78) of Liberia - 15 points, 6 rebounds and 9 assists
7. Reyner Little (185-SF-82) of Abogados - 22 points, 5 rebounds and 4 assists
8. Daniel Shedden (190-PF-96) of Liberia - 15 points, 8 rebounds and 3 blocks
9. Teven Jones (185-G) of Perez Zeledon - 31 points, 8 rebounds and 2 assists
10. George Letford (185-G/F-91) of Grecia - 15 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)   




Amaurys
Ripool
LBS Round 1 of Finals. ARBA grab opening win - 1 day ago
Escazu - ARBA 80-83 ARBA edged Escazu to surge ahead in the LBS Finals. ARBA shot 33 for 45 from the free-throw line, while Escazu only scored seventeen points from the stripe. ARBA forced 28 Escazu turnovers and outrebounded them 54-41 including 39 on the defensive glass. 33 personal fouls committed by Escazu helped opponents get some easy free throw opportunities. The former international forward Amaurys Ripool (196-86) fired a double-double by scoring 25 points and 16 rebounds for t...   [read more]

Steven
Mcdonald
LBS Round 2 of Semi-Finals. Escazu and ARBA advance into Finals - 13 days ago
Abogados - Escazu 54-98 Escazu eased past Abogados to complete the sweep. Escazu dominated down low during the game scoring 58 of its points in the paint compared to Abogados' 32. Escazu forced 19 Abogados turnovers and outrebounded them 57-27 including a 46-24 advantage in defensive rebounds. The best player for the winners was the former international center Steven Mcdonald (197-98) who had a double-double by scoring 13 points and 12 rebounds. The former international center Juan-Car...   [read more]

Mario
Bonilla
Costa Rican LBS round 11 best performance: Mario Bonilla (by Interperformances) - 28 days ago
Center Mario Bonilla (198-C-89) had an amazing evening in the last round for Abogados, receiving a Interperformances Player of the Week award for round 11. The 29-year old player had a double-double of 16 points and 15 rebounds, while his team crushed U Costa Rica (#6, 1-8) with 19-point margin 79-60. Abogados maintains the 3rd position in Costa Rican LBS. They would have been even better if they hadn't lost a few games earlier this season. Abogados will need more victories to improve th...   [read more]


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LBS Round 11: Escazu is defeated by ARBA in a derby game - 29 days ago  
Conejo's double-double lands him Player of the Week award - 1 month ago  
LBS Round 10: ARBA defeats Abogados in the game between Top 4 teams - 1 month ago  
Eduardo Murillo claims Costa Rican LBS Interperformances weekly honour - 1 month ago  
LBS Round 9: Leader ARBA gets another victory - 1 month ago  
LBS Round 8: Escazu beats Abogados in the most crucial game of the week - 1 month ago  
LBS Round 7: Abogados beat Siquirres in the most crucial game of the week - 2 months ago  
LBS Round 5: Escazu defeats Siquirres in the game between Top 4 teams - 2 months ago  
LBS Round 6: ARBA beats Abogados in the most crucial game of the week - 2 months ago  
B.Loewen sign Jermaine Barnes (ex Tonga NT) for the 2019 Liga Mediterranean Cup - 2 months ago  
Coopenae-Arba celebrate 4th consecutive win - 2 months ago  
Costa Rican U16 National Team 2019 - 2 months ago  
San Andres welcome back Bradford, ex Bosna-Royal - 8 months ago  
San Andres welcome back Bradford, ex Chabibeh SC - 8 months ago  
Escazu claim LSB title edging ARBA in the decider - 9 months ago  
LBS Round 4 of Finals. ARBA force decider - 10 months ago  
LBS Round 3 of Finals. Escazu take 2-1 advantage - 10 months ago  
LBS Round 2 of Finals. ARBA level championship series - 10 months ago  
LBS Round 1 of Finals. Escazu eke out opening victory - 10 months ago  
Costa Rican LBS round 5 (Second Stage) best performance: Marco Chacon (by Interperformances) - 10 months ago  
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