Sign in
View: Mobile | Desktop
 
FOLLOW US:  Facebook  Twitter  LinkedIn  RSS
Men Women
Cuba Internationally
Authors:
Join Us!!! We are looking for someone to help us cover Cuban basketball. Please send us an e-mail.
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 
Last:5/22/2018
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:5/22/2018


Articles

Javier Justiz's double-double lands him Player of the Week award among Cubans playing currently abroad: - Apr 18, 2017


POSTED BY:
EUROBASKET CENTER
  follow us on Facebook Twitter

Here is the weekly review of the top performing Cuban players, who play currently abroad.


Javier Justiz
Javier Justiz
   #1. This week's number one is an international center Javier Justiz (205-92, agency: Pro Sports, currently plays in Argentina). He led Estudiantes Concordia to a victory over the ninth-ranked Hispano Americano de Rio Gallegos (17-31) 75-67 in the Argentinian LigaA in Tuesday night's game. Justiz was MVP of the game. He had a double-double by scoring 22 points and getting 20 rebounds. Justiz also added 2 blocks in 33 minutes on the court. Estudiantes Concordia (32-16) is placed second in Norte group. Justiz has relatively good stats this year: 13.8ppg, 8.9rpg, 1.2apg, 2.1bpg, 2FGP: 52.6%, 3FGP: 23.1% and FT: 60.7% in 46 games he played so far. He is currently a member of the Cuban senior national team.

Reynaldo Garcia
Reynaldo Garcia
   #2. Second place goes to former international guard Reynaldo Garcia (187-90, agency: DTMones, currently plays in Argentina). Garcia contributed to a San Martin Corrientes' victory against the sixth-ranked Obras Basket (23-24) 84-77 in the Argentinian LigaA last Monday. He scored 15 points, made 6 passes and 3 steals. San Martin Corrientes (34-13) is placed first in Norte group. This season Garcia has relatively solid stats: 11.8ppg, 3.3rpg, 2.1apg, 2.0spg, 2FGP: 52.7%, 3FGP: 28.2% and FT: 69.5%. He played for the Cuban national team in 2009.

Yorman Polas Bartolo
Yorman Polas Bartolo
   #3. The Cuban player who performed third best last week abroad was former international swingman Yorman Polas Bartolo (192-85, currently plays in Germany). Bartolo could not help Telekom Baskets (17-12) to beat Braunschweig (6-23). He recorded 5 points in 27 minutes. Telekom Baskets lost 84-92 on the road to the much lower-ranked (#16) Braunschweig. There are only three games left until the end of the Regular Season. So now every game will be critical. This year Bartolo averages: 7.3ppg, 3.5rpg, 1.7apg, 2FGP: 63.3%(69-109), 3FGP: 16.7% and FT: 62.4% in 29 games. He has a dual citizenship: Cuban and German. Bartolo played for the Cuban national team six years ago.

Enrique Ramos
Enrique Ramos
   #4. Center Enrique Ramos (202-89, agency: Paris Global Sports, currently plays in Puerto Rico) was not able to help Brujos in their game against Vaqueros (2-3) in the Puerto Rican BSN. He scored 9 points and grabbed 4 rebounds. But Brujos was defeated 77-67 in Bayamon by the higher-ranked Vaqueros (#7). But this is still an early stage of the season and everything may happen. Ramos' overall stats this year are: 3.7ppg and 2.0rpg. He used to play for the Cuban national team back in 2012.

Grismay Paumier
Grismay Paumier
   #5. Former international power forward Grismay Paumier (204-88, currently plays in France) was not able to secure a victory for SO Maritime Boulogne (10-18) in their game against Chorale de Roanne (12-15) in the French ProB (second division). He cannot count Saturday's game as one of the best ones. Paumier recorded only 3 points, 5 rebounds and 2 blocks. SO Maritime Boulogne was defeated 86-73 in Roanne by the higher-ranked Chorale de (#13). It's Paumier's first season with the team. He has reliable stats this year: 10.1ppg, 7.0rpg and 1.3bpg. Paumier used to play for the Cuban national team eight years ago.

Georvys Elias
Georvys Elias
   #6. An experienced forward Georvys Elias (199-81, currently plays in Spain) helped Albacete win their game against the closely-ranked Agustinos-Leclerc (13-16) 81-63 in the Spanish LEB Silver (third division) on Sunday night. Elias scored 10 points, grabbed 6 rebounds and dished 3 assists. Arcos Albacete Basket (9-20) is placed 14th in the LEB Silver. It was his team's third consecutive victory in a row. They will play only one more game in the Regular Season. And now that game is very crucial. Elias' overall stats this season are: 9.8ppg, 6.7rpg, 2.3apg and 1.4spg. He is a former international player as he played for the Cuban senior team eight years ago.


The list of other players, who all have Cuban passport but never been selected to any of Cuban national teams:

   #1. Howard Sant-Roos (200-F-91, currently plays in Czech Republic) contributed to an easy victory against the second-ranked BK Usti nad Labem (14-18) crushing them 114-78 in the Czech Republic NBL on Tuesday night. Sant-Roos recorded 10 points, 5 rebounds, 5 assists and 4 steals in 20 minutes. It was the game of the round between two top 3 ranked teams in group Places 1-6. CEZ Basketball Nymburk (31-1) is placed first. It was his team's tenth consecutive victory in a row. Sant-Roos has reliable stats this year: 13.4ppg, 6.3rpg, 3.5apg and 2.2spg in 31 games he played so far.

   #2. Experienced Yudniel Perez (189-G-84, agency: Paris Global Sports, currently plays in Puerto Rico) could not help one of league's weakest teams Atleticos in their last game on Monday. Despite his very good performance Atleticos was defeated 112-107 on the road by the higher-ranked Caciques (#3). Perez was the second best scorer with 16 points. He also added 8 rebounds. Perez has reliable stats this season: 10.5ppg and 3.3rpg.

   #3. Ismael Romero (203-C-91, also represented by Paris Global Sports, currently plays in Puerto Rico) is a teammate of previously mentioned Yudniel Perez and both played together in the last Puerto Rican BSN game. Romero was not able to help one of league's weakest teams one of league's weakest teams Atleticos in their last game. Despite his very good performance Atleticos lost 107-112 in Humacao to the higher-ranked (#3) Caciques. Romero scored 16 points and grabbed 7 rebounds in a mere 19 minutes. Romero has reliable stats this year: 12.8ppg, 6.3rpg, 1.3apg and 1.5spg in six games.

   #4. Adrian Diaz (213-C-93, college: FIU, currently plays in Romania) was not able to secure a victory for BC Timisoara (13-15) in their last game on Thursday. Despite his very good performance the fifth-placed BC Timisoara (13-15) was defeated 85-81 on the opponent's court by the higher-ranked Oradea (#4) in the Places 1-6 group. Diaz scored 16 points. It's Diaz's first season with the team. He has reliable stats this year: 11.3ppg and 5.0rpg. Diaz has a dual citizenship: Cuban and American. Strangely he has never played in Cuba.

   #5. Juan Pineiro (193-G-90, another player represented by Paris Global Sports, currently plays in Puerto Rico) couldn't help one of league's weakest teams Brujos (1-5) in their game against Indios (1-5) in the Puerto Rican BSN. Pineiro scored 8 points and had 3 steals in 18 minutes. Brujos lost 90-94 in Mayaguez to the higher-ranked (#9) Indios. But the season just started, so everything may happen. This year Pineiro's overall stats are: 3.5ppg, 1.5rpg and 1.8apg in six games.

   #6. Sigfredo Casero-Ortiz (185-G-97, currently plays in Belgium) managed to help Proximus Spirou Charleroi in a victory against the league outsider Liege Basket 80-76 in the Belgian Euromillions League last Tuesday. He scored only 2 points in 9 minutes on the court. This year Casero-Ortiz averages just 0.5ppg in four games. He is another player who holds two passports: Cuban and Belgian.

   #7. Yankiel Moreno (189-G-90, agency: Interperformances, currently plays in Italy) couldn't help Bondi Ferrara in their game against Verona in the Italian Serie A2 (second division). Moreno scored 6 points and added 5 assists in 30 minutes. His team lost 58-72. This year Moreno's overall stats are: 7.4ppg, 3.1rpg, 6.1apg and 1.3spg in 25 games. He has both Cuban and Italian nationalities. Despite Moreno's Cuban passport, he previously played for the Italian U18 national team and is probably not eligible to play for the Cuban team.   




Sigfredo
Casero-Ortiz
Aalstar lands Sigfredo Casero-Ortiz - 12 days ago
Crelan Okapi Aalstar (Euromillions League) landed 21-year old naturalized Cuban point guard Sigfredo Casero-Ortiz (185-97). He played most recently at played at GET Vosges in French NM1 league. Casero-Ortiz managed to play in three leagues in two countries last year (!!!). In 9 NM1 games he averaged 10.7ppg, 1.2rpg, 2.4apg and 1.0spg. He also played for Spirou Charleroi that season where in two Euromillions League games he had 4.0ppg. The other team Casero-Ortiz played that season for was...   [read more]

Reynaldo
Garcia
Reynaldo Garcia selected the top Cuban playing abroad in last week's games - 20 days ago
Here is the weekly review of the top performing Cuban players, who play currently abroad. Ismael Romero (203-C-91, agency: Paris Global Sports) could not help Vaqueros (8-4) in their last game. Despite his very good performance the league leader Vaqueros lost 82-88 on the road to the lower-ranked (#4) Leones.    [read more]

Jasiel
Rivero
Jasiel Rivero selected the top Cuban playing abroad in last week's games - 1 month ago
Here is the weekly review of the top performing Cuban players, who play currently abroad. Howard Sant-Roos (200-F-91) could not help Darussafaka (18-12) in their last game. Despite his very good performance Darussafaka lost 77-83 at home to the much lower-ranked (#14) Gaziantep.    [read more]


1 | 2
1 | 2

Site Map:
Latinbasket.com Member Services: Other Basketball Sites:
Copyright (c) 1998-2018 Sports I.T. Solutions Disclaimer

WARNING:
Do not copy, redistribute, publish or otherwise exploit information that you download from the site !
Do not encumber, license, modify, publish, sell, transfer or transmit, or in any way exploit, any of the content of the site, nor will you attempt to do so.