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Orthodox earn third win in a row, clinch title - May 7, 2012


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Orthodox - ASU 91:87

Orthodox earned Premier League title. They came back from 0-2 deficit in the championship series to conquer the trophy. Orthodox claimed the third straight win in the championship series over ASU tonight. Zaid Abbas (203-F-83) and Osama Daghles (198-G-79, college: Midwestern St.) knocked down 23 points each to lead the winners.
ASU got to the better start. They accumulated a 22:17 lead after ten minutes. The margin grew at 9-point mark midway through the second period. Orthodox denied the distance and surged ahead however ASU regained control posting a 44:41 halftime lead. ASU stretched the margin to 9 points once again. And once again Orthodox reacted trimming the deficit to three points with ten minutes remaining 59:62. ASU seemed well in control of their fate when they accumulated an 11-point lead early in the fourth period 70:59. However Orthodox answered with a 12:0 run to spur in front. Orthodox soon gained an 8-point lead and then hung on to escape with a tough victory at the end. Eid also netted 23 points for Orthodox. Mousa Alawadi (180-G/F-85) reacted with 27 points for ASU. Islam Abbaas (203-C-80) had 16 points in the loss.

Orthodox: Zaid Abbas 23, Osama Daghles 23, Eid 23
ASU: Mousa Alawadi 27, Islam Abbaas 16   




Alex Legion
Fortituto Kontatto Bologna keeps Legion for another season - 8 days ago
Fortituto Kontatto Bologna (Serie A2) re-signed 29-year old Jordanian ex-international guard Alex Legion (195-88, college: FIU, agency: Octagon Europe). He has a double citizenship as he also holds American passport. Legion was a team leader there last season. In 24 Serie A2 games he averaged impressive 15.3ppg, 4.5rpg, 2.0apg and 1.2spg. Legion also played that season for Viola (Serie A) where in 18 games he had very remarkable stats: 20.0ppg, 4.9rpg, 2.8apg and 1.7spg. Among other achie...   [read more]

Alex Legion
Legion is close to re-sign at Fortituto Kontatto Bologna - 9 days ago
Fortituto Kontatto Bologna (Serie A2) is about to confirm 29-year old Jordanian international guard Alex Legion (195-88, college: FIU, agency: Octagon Europe). He is a dual citizen owning also American passport. Legion was a team leader there last season. In 24 Serie A2 games he had very impressive stats: 15.3ppg, 4.5rpg, 2.0apg and 1.2spg. He also played that season for Viola (Serie A) where in eighteen games he recorded also remarkable stats: 20.0ppg, 4.9rpg, 2.8apg and 1.7spg. The list...   [read more]
Jordan 3x3 tournament gets FIBA recognition - 1 month ago
FIBA, the world governing body for basketball , has upgraded a tournament being held in Jordan next week so that it now becomes an avenue towards qualifying for a World Tour, according to the Jordan Olympic Committee News Service. The Jordan 3x3 Spring Championship will take place at the King Hussein Business Park on May 5-6 and will feature many of the country's top basketball players competing in a thrilling version of the sport   [read more]


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