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 4 Leonidas Kaselakis14.25 
 5 Pavel Miheev14.22 
 6 Malcolm Grant14.00 
 7 Robert Pan13.96 
 8 Justin Carter13.83 
 9 Konstantin Dvirny13.57 
 10 Pavel Ilyin13.50 
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 2 Larry Gordon8.00 
 3 Justin Carter7.17 
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 7 Nikolai Bazhin6.21 
 8 Mikhail Yevstigneev6.16 
 9 Anton Ponomarev6.10 
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 2 Azim Yagodkin6.65 
 3 Malcolm Grant5.25 
 4 Justin Carter4.67 
 5 Timur Sultanov4.48 
 6 Larry Gordon4.38 
 7 Daniil Seleznev4.31 
 8 Shaim Kuanov3.96 
 9 Pavel Ilyin3.90 
 10 Leonidas Kaselakis3.88 
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Game 2 (Quarter-Finals)

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Higher League Round 2 (Second Stage): Kazygurt defeats Almat.Legion in the closest game of the week - Dec 26, 2016


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There were only 2 rounds played so far and it's still very beginning of the Second Stage in Higher League. There was no lack of excitement in the last round games. The round ended with favorites losing the games and games ending by tiny margin.

The most exciting game of round 2 in the Higher League took place in Alma-Ata. This derby game ended with only three-point home defeat of Almat.Legion (3-6) to Kazygurt (2-7) 83-80 on Friday evening. Kazygurt forced 20 Almat.Legion turnovers. 24 personal fouls committed by Almat.Legion helped opponents get some easy free throw opportunities. Forward Zhandos Kaliyev (197-93) had a double-double by scoring 25 points and 15 rebounds to lead the charge for the winners and forward Balabiy Agabek (193-96) chipped in 18 points and 10 rebounds during the contest. The former international center Vsevolod Fadeikin (206-85) responded with a double-double by scoring 29 points and 11 rebounds. Almat.Legion's coach Nikolaj Tanaseychuk tried various players' combinations and tested in total eleven players in this game, but that didn't help. Kazygurt are looking forward to face Tobol in Kostanay in the next round and it may be the game of the week. Almat.Legion will play on the road against Kapshagay and it may be a tough game between close rivals.
Very important is a road loss of Tobol (6-3) against Kazygurt (2-7) on Saturday night. Visiting Tobol was crushed by Kazygurt in Shymkent 97-75. Forward Zhandos Kaliyev (197-93) notched a double-double by scoring 24 points and 11 rebounds to lead the effort and Viktor Sotov supported him with 23 points and 7 assists. Kazygurt's coach Muslim Shakirov felt very confident that he used 10 players which allowed the starters a little rest for the next games. Even a double-double of 19 points and 16 rebounds by forward Anton Bykov (200-89) did not help to save the game for Tobol. Kazygurt will again play against Tobol in Kostanay in the next round and it may be the game of the week. Tobol will play on the road against Almat.Legion in Alma-Ata and it may be a tough game between close rivals.
The game between Top Four teams took place in Kapshagay. host Kapshagay (7-2) smashed Kazygurt (2-7) 82-62. The best player for the winners was Daniil Seleznev who scored 22 points, 7 rebounds and 8 assists. Kirill Nikulochkin produced 17 points, 5 rebounds, 4 assists and 4 steals (was perfect 8-for-8 from the free throw line) for the guests. Both coaches used bench players and allowed the starting five to rest. Kapshagay will meet at home Almat.Legion (#3) in the next round, which may be the game of the day. Kazygurt will play against Tobol in Kostanay and it may be a tough game between close rivals.
The game between Top Four teams took place in Kostanay. host Tobol (6-3) defeated Almat.Legion (3-6) 97-87. Farid Karimullin orchestrated the victory by scoring 21 points, 6 rebounds and 5 assists. Almat.Legion's coach Nikolaj Tanaseychuk let to play ten players, but that didn't help to avoid defeat in this game. Tobol's next round opponent will be Kazygurt (#4) in Shymkent. Almat.Legion will play on the road against Kapshagay and it may be a tough game between close rivals.
The game between Top Four teams took place in Alma-Ata. host Almat.Legion (3-6) lost to Kapshagay (7-2) 86-79. Konstantin Dvirniy scored 38 points (!!!) and 9 rebounds to lead the charge for the winners. Kapshagay will face Kazygurt (#4) in Shymkent in the next round. Almat.Legion will play again on the road against Kapshagay and it may be a tough game between close rivals.

In the last game of round 2 Tobol lost to Kapshagay on the opponent's court 80-97.

Kapshagay - Kazygurt 82-62

The game between Top Four teams took place in Kapshagay. host Kapshagay (7-2) smashed Kazygurt (2-7) 82-62. Kapshagay dominated down low during the game scoring 58 of its points in the paint compared to Kazygurt's 26. They outrebounded Kazygurt 45-27 including a 18-7 advantage in offensive rebounds. Kapshagay looked well-organized offensively handing out 25 assists. The best player for the winners was point guard Daniil Seleznev (186-90) who scored 22 points, 7 rebounds and 8 assists. The former international swingman Konstantin Dvirniy (192-88) chipped in 25 points and 5 rebounds. Swingman Kirill Nikulochkin (190-88) produced 17 points, 5 rebounds, 4 assists and 4 steals (was perfect 8-for-8 from the free throw line) and forward Balabiy Agabek (193-96) added 9 points and 8 rebounds respectively for the guests. Both coaches used bench players and allowed the starting five to rest. Kapshagay will meet at home Almat.Legion (#3) in the next round, which may be the game of the day. Kazygurt will play against Tobol in Kostanay and it may be a tough game between close rivals.
Top scorers:
Kapshagay: K.Dvirniy 25+5reb+3ast, D.Seleznev 22+7reb+8ast, V.Raguyev 12+15reb+5ast, V.Rogatkin 8+5reb+1ast, L.Voronushkin 6+3reb+4ast, M.Smirnov 5+7reb+3ast
Kazygurt: K.Nikulochkin 17+5reb+4ast, Z.Kaliyev 12+7reb, B.Agabek 9+8reb+3ast, S.Erzhigitov 9+1ast, V.Sotov 8+2reb+1ast, V.Lopatin 4+2reb+4ast
gschID: 528960


Tobol - Almat.Legion 97-87

The game between Top Four teams took place in Kostanay. host Tobol (6-3) defeated Almat.Legion (3-6) 97-87. Tobol forced 20 Almat.Legion turnovers. Their players were unselfish on offense dishing 28 assists. Forward Farid Karimullin (193-87) orchestrated the victory by scoring 21 points, 6 rebounds and 5 assists. The former international point guard Timur Sultanov (178-78) contributed with 17 points, 7 rebounds and 7 assists for the winners. The former international center Vsevolod Fadeikin (206-85) replied with 30 points and 9 rebounds and Russian swingman Andrey Litvinenko (195-97) added 18 points in the effort for Almat.Legion. Five Tobol and four Almat.Legion players scored in double figures. Almat.Legion's coach Nikolaj Tanaseychuk let to play ten players, but that didn't help to avoid defeat in this game. Tobol's next round opponent will be Kazygurt (#4) in Shymkent. Almat.Legion will play on the road against Kapshagay and it may be a tough game between close rivals.
Top scorers:
Tobol: F.Karimullin 21+6reb+5ast, V.Petrashinets 18+5reb, T.Sultanov 17+7reb+7ast, A.Bykov 14+5reb+3ast, M.Voeykov 13+7reb+5ast, M.Shvab 10+1reb+3ast
Almat.Legion: V.Fadeikin 30+9reb+3ast, A.Litvinenko 18+3reb+3ast, Y.Kozhanov 15+4reb+5ast, A.Danilchenko 10+2reb+1ast, N.Timofeyev 6+2reb, Z.Kadyr 5+2reb+5ast
gschID: 528959


Kazygurt - Tobol 97-75

Very important is a road loss of Tobol (6-3) against Kazygurt (2-7) on Saturday night. Visiting Tobol was crushed by Kazygurt in Shymkent 97-75. Kazygurt forced 19 Tobol turnovers. Strangely Tobol outrebounded Kazygurt 44-29 including a 22-8 advantage in offensive rebounds. Their players were unselfish on offense dishing 33 assists comparing to just 17 passes made by Tobol's players. Forward Zhandos Kaliyev (197-93) notched a double-double by scoring 24 points and 11 rebounds to lead the effort and point guard Viktor Sotov (173-78) supported him with 23 points and 7 assists. Five Kazygurt players scored in double figures. Kazygurt's coach Muslim Shakirov felt very confident that he used 10 players which allowed the starters a little rest for the next games. Even a double-double of 19 points and 16 rebounds by forward Anton Bykov (200-89) did not help to save the game for Tobol. Swingman Maksim Voeykov (195-85) added 18 points and 9 rebounds for the guests. Kazygurt will again play against Tobol in Kostanay in the next round and it may be the game of the week. Tobol will play on the road against Almat.Legion in Alma-Ata and it may be a tough game between close rivals.
Top scorers:
Kazygurt: Z.Kaliyev 24+11reb+2ast, V.Sotov 23+2reb+7ast, V.Lopatin 15+6reb+8ast, B.Agabek 14+5reb+3ast, K.Nikulochkin 10+5reb+6ast, S.Erzhigitov 6+5ast
Tobol: A.Bykov 19+16reb, M.Voeykov 18+9reb+2ast, V.Petrashinets 13+8reb+1ast, M.Shvab 9+3reb+3ast, F.Karimullin 8+4reb+3ast, T.Sultanov 8+2reb+6ast
gschID: 528957


Almat.Legion - Kapshagay 79-86

The game between Top Four teams took place in Alma-Ata. host Almat.Legion (3-6) lost to Kapshagay (7-2) 86-79. They made 23-of-30 free shots (76.7 percent) during the game. Kapshagay forced 22 Almat.Legion turnovers. The former international swingman Konstantin Dvirniy (192-88) scored 38 points (!!!) and 9 rebounds to lead the charge for the winners and point guard Daniil Seleznev (186-90) chipped in 23 points, 8 rebounds, 9 assists and 6 steals during the contest. International guard Yuriy Kozhanov (190-90) responded with 30 points and 8 rebounds and Russian swingman Andrey Litvinenko (195-97) scored 11 points, 7 rebounds and 5 assists. Four Almat.Legion players scored in double figures. Kapshagay will face Kazygurt (#4) in Shymkent in the next round. Almat.Legion will play again on the road against Kapshagay and it may be a tough game between close rivals.
Top scorers:
Kapshagay: K.Dvirniy 38+9reb+2ast, D.Seleznev 23+8reb+9ast, V.Raguyev 9+6reb+3ast, V.Rogatkin 4+2reb, M.Smirnov 4+4reb+2ast, I.Syubar 3+5reb+1ast
Almat.Legion: Y.Kozhanov 30+8reb+3ast, A.Danilchenko 17+4reb+2ast, V.Fadeikin 14+8reb, A.Litvinenko 11+7reb+5ast, I.Tinyaev 5+1reb, V.Korzhov 2+1reb+7ast
gschID: 528958


Almat.Legion - Kazygurt 80-83

The most exciting game of round 2 in the Higher League took place in Alma-Ata. This derby game ended with only three-point home defeat of Almat.Legion (3-6) to Kazygurt (2-7) 83-80 on Friday evening. Kazygurt forced 20 Almat.Legion turnovers. 24 personal fouls committed by Almat.Legion helped opponents get some easy free throw opportunities. Forward Zhandos Kaliyev (197-93) had a double-double by scoring 25 points and 15 rebounds to lead the charge for the winners and forward Balabiy Agabek (193-96) chipped in 18 points and 10 rebounds during the contest. Five Kazygurt players scored in double figures. The former international center Vsevolod Fadeikin (206-85) responded with a double-double by scoring 29 points and 11 rebounds and international guard Yuriy Kozhanov (190-90) produced a double-double by scoring 22 points, 10 rebounds and 4 assists. Almat.Legion's coach Nikolaj Tanaseychuk tried various players' combinations and tested in total eleven players in this game, but that didn't help. Kazygurt are looking forward to face Tobol in Kostanay in the next round and it may be the game of the week. Almat.Legion will play on the road against Kapshagay and it may be a tough game between close rivals.
Top scorers:
Kazygurt: Z.Kaliyev 25+15reb+2ast, B.Agabek 18+10reb+3ast, K.Nikulochkin 16+2reb+8ast, V.Sotov 13+3reb+1ast, V.Lopatin 10+5reb+4ast, S.Erzhigitov 1
Almat.Legion: V.Fadeikin 29+11reb+2ast, Y.Kozhanov 22+10reb+4ast, A.Danilchenko 13+4reb, V.Korzhov 6+1reb+7ast, A.Litvinenko 4+4reb+2ast, I.Tinyaev 3+4reb+2ast
gschID: 528955


Kapshagay - Tobol 97-80

Kapshagay used a home court advantage and beat the opponent from Kostanay 97-80 on Friday night. Kapshagay dominated down low during the game scoring 52 of its points in the paint compared to Tobol's 32 and made 18-of-22 free shots (81.8 percent) during the game. They outrebounded Tobol 47-20 including a 21-6 advantage in offensive rebounds. Kapshagay looked well-organized offensively handing out 25 assists comparing to just 12 passes made by Tobol's players. Point guard Daniil Seleznev (186-90) had a double-double by scoring 26 points, 11 rebounds and 6 assists to lead the charge for the winners and the former international swingman Konstantin Dvirniy (192-88) chipped in 27 points, 7 assists and 5 steals during the contest. Kapshagay's coach used a ten-player rotation saving starting five for next games. Forward Farid Karimullin (193-87) responded with 23 points and forward Anton Bykov (200-89) scored 23 points and 6 rebounds (on 7-of-8 shooting from the field). Both teams had four players each who scored in double figures. Kapshagay will face Almat.Legion (#3) in Alma-Ata in the next round, which may be the game of the day. Tobol will play at home against Kazygurt and it may be a tough game between close rivals.
Top scorers:
Kapshagay: K.Dvirniy 27+1reb+7ast, D.Seleznev 26+11reb+6ast, V.Raguyev 16+13reb+1ast, K.Marzan 11+5reb+1ast, M.Smirnov 5+5reb+2ast, I.Syubar 5+2reb+1ast
Tobol: A.Bykov 23+6reb, F.Karimullin 23+3reb+3ast, M.Voeykov 15+5reb+2ast, V.Petrashinets 13+1reb+2ast, T.Sultanov 4+1reb+4ast, A.Derbush 2+2reb
gschID: 528956


  




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