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LNB Standings
Group 1
 1. Indios SFM 11-6 
 2. Reales LV 10-7 
 3. Metros STGO 8-10 
Group 2
 1. Soles SD 10-8 
 2. Leones SD 9-9 
 3. Caneros Del Este 7-9 
 4. Titanes Licey 6-12 
Full Standings
Last:9/9/2018
Santiago Standings
Places 1-4
 1 Cupes 4-2 
 2 GUG 3-3 
 3 Sameji 3-3 
 4 Plaza 2-4 
Places 5-6
 1 CDP 3-7 
 2 Pueblo Nuevo 3-7 
Stage One Standings
Full Standings
Last:3/18/2019
La Vega League Standings
 1. Parque Hostos 5-2 
 2. Enriquillo 4-4 
 3. Dosa 3-3 
 4. Mattica 3-3 
 5. La Villa 2-4 
Last:9/9/2018
TBS Standings
Group A
 1. Rafael Barias 6-4 
 2. El Million 6-4 
 3. Huellas Del Siglo 4-6 
 4. Bameso 2-8 
Group B
 1. Mauricio Baez 8-2 
 2. San Carlos 7-3 
 3. San Lazaro 5-5 
 4. Los Prados 2-8 
Last:9/9/2018
Stats Leaders
Points Per Game
 Paris BASS
  Titanes
  (203-G/F-95)
  Avg: 27.1
 1. P.Bass Titanes27.1 
 2. G.Suero Indios S24.6 
 3. V.Liz Metros S21.9 
 4. J.Moore Metros S21.2 
 5. M.Rhett Leones SD17.5 
 6. C.Fells Soles SD17.2 
 7. J.Suero Indios S17.1 
 8. T.Woodbury Titanes17.0 
 9. J.Johnson-Coston Titanes16.8 
 10. R.Galloway Leones S16.5 
Rebounds Per Game
 Jhonatan ARAUJO
  Caneros
  (208-C-96)
  Avg: 11.4
 1. J.Araujo Caneros11.4 
 2. B.Dawson Caneros10.5 
 3. B.Williams Titanes10.4 
 4. M.Olivares Caneros9.8 
 5. A.Johnson Soles SD9.3 
 6. E.Vargas Metros S9.3 
 7. P.Bass Titanes8.3 
 8. J.Guerrero Leones S8.1 
 9. M.Rhett Leones SD7.7 
 10. K.Gray Soles SD7.1 
Assists Per Game
 Juan Miguel SUERO
  Indios S
  (198-PG-93)
  Avg: 5.9
 1. J.Suero Indios S5.9 
 2. G.Rice-Jr Reales L4.8 
 3. J.Soliman Caneros4.7 
 4. J.Coronado Reales L4.6 
 5. J.Corporan Leones S4.5 
 6. A.De-Leon Metros S4.5 
 7. G.Solano Reales LV4.2 
 8. J.Valdez Soles SD4.0 
 9. R.Galloway Leones S3.9 
 10. K.Appling Caneros3.8 
Steals Per Game
 Jaison VALDEZ
  Soles SD
  (188-PG-95)
  Avg: 2.9
 1. J.Valdez Soles SD2.9 
 2. M.Olivares Caneros2.0 
 3. V.Liz Metros S1.6 
 4. G.Solano Reales LV1.5 
 5. R.Mendoza Reales L1.5 
 6. R.Bautista Titanes1.5 
 7. P.Bass Titanes1.4 
 8. J.Corporan Leones S1.4 
 9. J.Suero Indios S1.4 
 10. J.Coronado Reales L1.4 
Blocks Per Game
 Darian TOWNES
  Reales LV
  (208-F/C-84)
  Avg: 2
 1. D.Townes Reales LV2.0 
 2. M.Sutton Leones SD1.9 
 3. M.Olivares Caneros1.5 
 4. J.Guerrero Leones S1.5 
 5. D.Riley Indios S1.5 
 6. E.Vargas Metros S1.4 
 7. B.Dawson Caneros1.3 
 8. E.Santana Indios S1.1 
 9. P.Bass Titanes1.0 
 10. K.Gray Soles SD1.0 
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Al Horford Failing to Meet Expectations for Celtics - Dec 26, 2018


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The Boston Celtics had one of the best seasons in the NBA relative to their expectations in 2017-2018, thanks to a young core and a group of veteran leaders coming together to produce magic on the court. But this year, the Celtics are struggling, with one of the big reasons why being that their group of veterans just aren't playing as well this time around. At the top of that list is Al Horford, whose issues this season have contributed to a decline from a team thought by many to be the favourite to win the Eastern Conference for years to come.

Horford, through the team's first 23 games, was averaging 12.1 points per game. That number is two points off of his career average of 14.1 points per game. And to make matters worse, Horford is down in several other key statistical categories. His rebounding has declined by over two boards per game, and his shooting percentages from the field, the three-point line, and the free throw line are all down as well. With Horford not taking part in action with the Dominican national team at the moment, the decline is even more puzzling.

Some of this has to do with the fact that Horford is dealing with some injury concerns at the moment, which has led to the Celtics giving him some extra rest. But unless Horford can get back on the floor and playing at the level that has come to be expected of him, this Celtics team might just fail to reach the heights that last year's team achieved during what turned out to be a magical run to the Eastern Conference Finals. As a whole, the Celtics' transformation from one of the best teams in the league to a team that doesn't appear sure as to what its identity is has been a surprising one. Celtics players have tried describing the problems they've had this year, with star guard Jayson Tatum attributing the team's problems to the fact that they started believing their own hype after last season.

Of course, there isn't too much cause for concern in Boston right now, as it should have been obvious that the team would experience growing pains after getting both Kyrie Irving and Gordon Hayward back from injury. If the NBA Playoffs started today, the Celtics would be there, and would still have a chance to represent the Eastern Conference in the NBA Finals. In fact, as of December 5, the Celtics are still third favourites to win the Finals at 17/2 odds at Betway. But if the team is going to get to the Finals, Horford is going to have to play better, given his current salary situation relative to the rest of the team. Horford is making nearly $29 million in 2018-2019, which is the type of salary that players at the very top of the sport make. If Horford isn't going to play like one of the elite players in the game, that investment will continue to look worse for the Celtics.

Fortunately, the Celtics seem to be feeling good about themselves in spite of their less than stellar start to the season. Guard Marcus Smart, thought by many to be the heart and soul of the Celtics roster, feels that the team is starting to get its swagger back on the court. But all of the swagger in the world can't get a $29 million a year player to be worth the investment if he isn't producing on the court, which should ratchet up the pressure on Horford the rest of the season. Horford, it can be said, has been at the forefront of something of a basketball renaissance in the Caribbean as of late. In terms of native talent, DeAndre Ayton going number one overall from the Bahamas has turned heads. As for talent coming into the region from elsewhere, former Wichita State star Cleanthony Early playing club basketball in the Dominican Republic is another example of a strong last few years of hoops in the area.

Boston's identity this season seems to be focused on the defensive end, as one would expect from head coach Brad Stevens. If the Celtics can improve offensively, they should be in good shape in an Eastern Conference that lacks depth. But they will need Horford and the rest of their veterans to raise their level of play in the near future.
  




Juan
Miguel
Suero
Santiago League Round 2 of Finals. Cupes celebrate first win - 4 hours ago
GUG - Cupes 89-104 Cupes fired past CUG to even the championship series. Cupes made 16-of-21 free shots (76.2 percent) during the game. Cupes had a 35-23 advantage in offensive rebounds. They looked well-organized offensively handing out 24 assists. Great defensive blocking was one of the keys in this match when Cupes made 9 blocks. The best player for the winners was point guard Juan-Miguel Suero (198-93) who scored 25 points, 9 rebounds and 6 assists. Point guard Jaison Valdez (188-9...   [read more]

Juan
Guerrero
Santiago League Round 1 of Finals. CUG take the lead - 2 days ago
Cupes - GUG 105-107 CUG outscored Cupes to take the lead in Santiago Finals. GUG trailed by 2 points after three quarters before their 34-30 charge, which allowed them to win the game. They made 16-of-20 free shots (80.0 percent) during the game. GUG looked well-organized offensively handing out 24 assists. Forward Juan Guerrero (201-93) fired 41 points (!!!), 9 rebounds, 4 assists and 4 steals for the winners. Forward Alejandro Liriano (197-81) chipped in 24 points. Point guard Jaison...   [read more]

Anthony
Goods
Goods comes back to Cholet - 3 days ago
ANTHONY GOODS Cholet Basket (Jeep ELITE ProA) inked 31-year old American (has also Dominican passport) guard Anthony Goods (190-91kg-87, college: Stanford, agency: Pensack Sports). It is actually his comeback to Cholet Basket as he has played here before. Goods started the season at Sluc Nancy Basket Pro in the ProB. In 12 games he recorded 12.9ppg, 1.8rpg and 2.4apg this season. Good year as he was selected League Player of the Week. The last season Goods played at Poitiers (also in Pr...   [read more]


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