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 Trey GILDER
  Panteras
  (206-PF-85)
  Avg: 26.5
 1. T.Gilder Panteras26.5 
 2. B.Polanco Gaiteros25.8 
 3. T.Stoglin Trotamun22.9 
 4. W.McKines Cocod19.5 
 5. G.Foster Bucaneros16.2 
 6. T.Mitchell Cocodrilos16.1 
 7. D.Lewis Trotamun15.9 
 8. A.Dotti Toros15.3 
 9. D.Cedeno Gaiteros15.3 
 10. E.Gimenez Toros15.2 
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 Axiers SUCRE
  Gigantes
  (199-F-78)
  Avg: 10.2
 1. A.Sucre Gigantes10.2 
 2. D.Johnson Toros9.3 
 3. J.Grant Trotamun8.4 
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 5. T.Mitchell Cocodrilos8.2 
 6. G.Echenique Guaros7.5 
 7. K.Alexander Trotamun7.3 
 8. A.Ramos Gaiteros7.0 
 9. D.Stephens Trotamun6.8 
 10. J.Romero Panteras6.8 
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 Heldrin GUILLENT
  Guaros
  (180-G-98)
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 2. H.Guillent Guaros5.7 
 3. E.Mijares Toros4.9 
 4. C.Elliott Cocodrilos4.9 
 5. T.Stoglin Trotamun4.4 
 6. H.Cazorla Gigantes4.3 
 7. T.Gilder Panteras4.1 
 8. J.Zamora Trotamun4.0 
 9. D.Chiquito Gaiteros3.9 
 10. J.Vargas Guaros3.9 
Steals Per Game
 Heissler GUILLENT
  Guaros
  (186-PG-86)
  Avg: 2.8
 1. H.Guillent Guaros2.8 
 2. P.Chourio Trotamun2.8 
 3. H.Cazorla Gigantes2.2 
 4. E.Mijares Toros2.0 
 5. N.Colmenares Gua1.9 
 6. J.Sojo Marinos1.9 
 7. C.Elliott Cocodrilos1.5 
 8. H.Guillent Guaros1.5 
 9. Y.Sifontes Guaros1.5 
 10. K.Alexander Trotamun1.4 
Blocks Per Game
 Tony MITCHELL
  Cocodrilos
  (203-F-92)
  Avg: 1.8
 1. T.Mitchell Cocodrilos1.8 
 2. S.Osayande Toros1.7 
 3. V.Goodridge Bucan1.6 
 4. D.Johnson Toros1.5 
 5. J.Grant Trotamun1.2 
 6. L.Carrillo Trotamun1.2 
 7. J.Coronado Guaiquer1.1 
 8. J.Samuel Gaiteros1.0 
 9. K.Lang Panteras0.9 
 10. K.Alexander Trotamun0.9 

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Windi Graterol's double-double lands him Player of the Week award among Venezuelans playing currently abroad: - Dec 23, 2018


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WINDI GRATEROL
Here is the weekly review of the top performing Venezuelan players, who play currently abroad.


Windi Graterol
Windi Graterol
   #1. This week's number one is an international center Windi Graterol (204-86, agency: Pro Sports, currently plays in Brazil). He could not help Brasilia (3-10) in their last game. Despite Graterol's very good performance the bottom-ranked Brasilia was edged 83-82 on the road by the much higher-ranked (#5) Paulistano. He had a double-double by scoring 15 points and getting 13 rebounds. Graterol also added 3 assists and 2 blocks in 26 minutes on the court. It's Graterol's first season with the team. He has relatively good stats this year: 12.2ppg, 6.2rpg, 1.1apg, 2FGP: 58.0%(58-100), 3FGP: 33.3% and FT: 62.1% in 13 games he played so far. Ex-Cocodrilos de Caracas player is currently a member of the Venezuelan senior national team.

Gregory Echenique
Gregory Echenique
   #2. Second place goes to an international center Gregory Echenique (206-90, agency: Pensack Sports, college: Creighton, currently plays in Japan). Echenique led Shimane Magic to a victory over the fourth-ranked Orange Vikings (9-17) 91-74 in the Japanese B2 League last Friday. He was MVP of the game. Echenique recorded a double-double by scoring 25 points and getting 17 rebounds. He also added 3 assists. Shimane Susanoo Magic (18-8) is placed third in West group. It was his team's fifth consecutive victory in a row. Echenique has individually a very good season with high stats. He averages: 19.7ppg, 14.5rpg, 2.5apg, 1.8bpg, 2FGP: 64.9%(187-288) and FT: 75.6%. Echenique is in the roster of the Venezuelan senior national team.

Donta Smith
Donta Smith
   #3. The Venezuelan player who performed third best last week abroad was an experienced former international small forward Donta Smith (201-83, college: SE Illinois JC, currently plays in France). He was the major contributor in Pau-Lacq-Orthez's victory against the closely-ranked Gravelines-Dunkerque (10-4) crushing them 80-52 in the French ProA on Friday night. Smith scored 13 points and grabbed 6 rebounds in 33 minutes. Elan Bearnais Pau-Lacq-Orthez (9-5) is placed third in the ProA. This year Smith has relatively solid stats: 14.1ppg, 6.9rpg, 4.4apg, 1.1spg, 2FGP: 56.3%(49-87), 3FGP: 41.9% and FT: 76.3% in 14 games. He is a naturalized American. Smith played for the Venezuelan national team three years ago. He used to play for Marinos de Anzoategui in Venezuelan league.

John Cox
John Cox
   #4. Point guard John Cox (195-81, also represented by Pensack Sports, college: USF, currently plays in France) was the main contributor in a Sluc Nancy's victory against the 16th-ranked C'Chartres (3-8) 95-77 in the French ProB (second division) in Tuesday night's game. Cox was the best player in that game. He recorded 20 points and added 4 passes. Sluc Nancy Basket Pro (7-4) is placed fifth in the ProB. But this is still an early stage of the season and everything may happen. Cox has reliable stats this year: 11.7ppg, 1.8rpg and 2.8apg. He is a naturalized American. Cox used to play for the Venezuelan national team last year. He played also for Marinos de Anzoategui in Venezuelan league.

Francisco Centeno
Francisco Centeno
   #5. Former international power forward Francisco Centeno (203-85, currently plays in Argentina) contributed to an easy victory against the seventh-ranked La Union (7-10) crushing them 76-56 in the Argentinian La Liga Argentina (second division) last Tuesday. Centeno was the top player that evening. He recorded 22 points and grabbed 9 rebounds in 29 minutes. Deportivo Viedma Rio Negro (12-5) is placed first in South - South group. It was his team's third consecutive victory in a row. Centeno's stats this year are: 13.6ppg, 7.2rpg and 1.3apg in 17 games. He used to play for the Venezuelan national team six years ago.

Miguel Ruiz
Miguel Ruiz
   #6. Forward Miguel Ruiz (197-90, another player represented by Pro Sports, currently plays in Uruguay) managed to help Club Trouville Montevideo to win against one of league's weakest teams Verdirrojo (2-12) 87-76 in a derby game in the Uruguayan LUB on Friday night. Ruiz scored only 2 points and grabbed 10 rebounds. Club Trouville Montevideo (8-7) is placed ninth in the LUB. His team will play only one more game in the Regular Season. And that game will be critical. Ruiz's overall stats this season are: 4.4ppg, 9.9rpg, 1.1apg and 2.2spg. He is an international player who is currently on the senior Venezuelan National Team roster.

Jhornan Zamora
Jhornan Zamora
   #7. International guard Jhornan Zamora (196-89, currently plays in Spain) was not able to help Ourense (7-7) in their last game. Despite Zamora's very good performance Ourense lost 60-73 in Bilbao to the higher-ranked (#4) RETAbet BB. He was the top scorer with 19 points in 26 minutes. Zamora has very impressive stats this year: 15.6ppg, 2.9rpg, 1.8apg and 1.5spg in 12 games. He is also Venezuelan national team player.

Jose Martinez Suarez
Jose Martinez Suarez
   #8. Forward Jose Martinez Suarez (196-82, currently plays in Argentina) contributed to a 3-point Independiente's victory against the fourth-ranked Deportivo Norte (8-9) 97-94 in the Argentinian La Liga Argentina (second division) last Saturday. Martinez Suarez recorded a double-double by scoring 18 points and getting 10 rebounds. Independiente BBC de Santiago del Estero (8-7) is placed fifth in North - North group. They ended the series of three consecutive loses. Martinez Suarez's overall stats this season are: 9.8ppg, 4.7rpg and 1.2apg. He used to play for the Venezuelan U18 national team back in 2000.

Harold Cazorla
Harold Cazorla
   #9. International point guard Harold Cazorla (175-91, currently plays in Spain) was not able to secure a victory for Fontedoso Carrefour (6-8) in their game against Plasencia (6-8) in the Spanish LEB Silver (third division). Cazorla scored 9 points and added 7 passes in 34 minutes. But the ninth-placed Fontedoso Carrefour (6-8) lost 75-87 on the opponent's court to the higher-ranked (#8) Plasencia in the West group. Cazorla averaged so far 10.6ppg, 4.5rpg, 5.0apg and 2.6spg in 13 games. He used to play for the Venezuelan national team last year.

Luis Valera
Luis Valera
   #10. Forward Luis Valera (202-88, college: UTRGV, currently plays in Spain) contributed to a 3-point Azuqueca's victory against the tenth-ranked La Roda (4-10) 67-64 in the Spanish LEB Silver (third division) last Sunday. He scored only 3 points in 14 minutes. Isover Basket Azuqueca (8-6) is placed sixth in East group. This year Valera's overall stats are: 6.9ppg and 2.9rpg in 14 games. He is a former international player as three years ago he still played for the Venezuelan senior national team.

   #11. Former international forward Juan Herrera (197-81, currently plays in Mexico) couldn't help Lenadores in their game against Soles in the Mexican LNBP (second division). Herrera cannot count Saturday's game as one of the best ones. He scored only 2 points. His team was edged 92-91. Herrera's total stats this season are: 9.1ppg, 5.0rpg and 1.8apg. He used to play for the Venezuelan national team eight years ago.


One more player who has never been selected to any of national teams, but has Venezuelan passport:

   #1. Osbel Caraballo (196-F-98, currently plays in NCAA2) contributed to a St. Thomas Aquinas College's victory against the College of Saint Rose 78-73 in the NCAA2 in Monday night's game. Caraballo recorded 6 points. The St. Thomas Aquinas College has record this season. Caraballo averaged so far 11.9ppg and 6.9rpg.

  




Pedro
Chourio
Pedro Chourio selected the top Venezuelan playing abroad in last week's games - 3 days ago
Traditionally, every week we bring you a list of the top performances of Venezuelans who are currently playing abroad. This week's number one is an international swingman Pedro Chourio (186-90, agency: Pro Sports). He could not help Estudiantes Concordia (2-9) in their last game. Despite Chourio's very good performance Estudiantes Concordia was edged 71-70 on the road by the second-ranked Regatas Corrientes.    [read more]

Jhoyfer Diaz
Sportivo America signs Jhoyfer Diaz - 7 days ago
JHOYFER DIAZ Sportivo America de Rosario (La Liga Argentina) signed 32-year old Dominican-Venezuelan power forward Jhoyfer Diaz (200-87). He just played at Plaza in Santiago League in Dominican Republic. In four games he had 3.5ppg, 3.0rpg and 1.0bpg this season. Diaz's team made it to the El Salvador Liga Mayor Clausura Semifinals in 2015. He has played also professionally in Venezuela (Cocodrilos, Trotamundos, Estudiantes and Araguenos), Dominican Republic (Parque Hostos, Reales de La...   [read more]

Windi
Graterol
Windi Graterol selected the top Venezuelan playing abroad in last week's games - 7 days ago
We bring you last week's top performances from Venezuelans who are playing abroad and who all have had prior experience of national team duties at youth or senior level. This week's number one is an experienced international center Windi Graterol (204-86, agency: Pro Sports). He could not help Brasilia (3-12) in their last game. Despite Graterol's good performance the bottom-ranked Brasilia was crushed 97-71 at home by the much higher-ranked (#3) Paulistano.    [read more]


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