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SBL Standings
 1. Dacin Tigers 21-9 
 2. Yulon Luxgen 19-11 
 3. Taiwan Beer 18-12 
 4. Fubon Braves 17-13 
 5. Pauian 14-16 
 6. KKL 9-21 
 7. Bank of Taiwan 7-23 
Stats Leaders
Points Per Game
 Eugene PHELPS
  KKL
  (198-F-90)
  Avg: 27.9
 1. Phelps, KKL27.9 
 2. Davis, Taiwan Beer21.0 
 3. Lamizana, Yulon L.19.8 
 4. Bhullar, Dacin Tigers19.7 
 5. McMorrow, Taiwan B.18.6 
 6. Davis, Pauian17.4 
 7. Nevill, Bank o.17.3 
 8. Zhou, Dacin Tigers14.8 
 9. O'Bryant, Fubon B.14.5 
Rebounds Per Game
 Liam MCMORROW
  Taiwan B.
  (218-C-87)
  Avg: 17.8
 1. McMorrow, Taiwan B.17.8 
 2. Phelps, KKL15.7 
 3. Bhullar, Dacin Tigers15.4 
 4. Nevill, Bank o.15.1 
 5. Davis, Taiwan Beer13.4 
 6. Davis, Pauian11.9 
 7. O'Bryant, Fubon B.11.9 
 8. Lamizana, Yulon L.9.4 
Assists Per Game
 Bryan DAVIS
  Taiwan Beer
  (206-C-86)
  Avg: 4.8
 1. Davis, Taiwan Beer4.8 
 2. Lin, Fubon Braves3.9 
 3. Wu, Dacin Tigers3.8 
 4. Lin, KKL3.6 
 5. Lee, Bank o.3.6 
 6. Chiang, Taiwan B.3.0 
 7. Zhou, Dacin Tigers3.0 
 8. Yu, Taiwan Beer2.9 
 9. Lamizana, Yulon L.2.8 
 10. Chen, Yulon Luxgen2.5 
Steals Per Game
 Bryan DAVIS
  Taiwan Beer
  (206-C-86)
  Avg: 2.7
 1. Davis, Taiwan Beer2.7 
 2. Lin, KKL1.9 
 3. Peng, Pauian1.8 
 4. Ke, Yulon Luxgen1.7 
 5. Chien, KKL1.7 
 6. Lin, Pauian1.7 
 7. Lin, Fubon Braves1.5 
 8. O'Bryant, Fubon B.1.4 
 9. Lamizana, Yulon L.1.3 
 10. Davis, Pauian1.3 
Blocks Per Game
 Herve LAMIZANA
  Yulon L.
  (208-F/C-81)
  Avg: 2.9
 1. Lamizana, Yulon L.2.9 
 2. Bhullar, Dacin Tigers2.6 
 3. O'Bryant, Fubon B.2.3 
 4. Davis, Taiwan Beer2.0 
 5. Davis, Pauian1.9 
 6. Nevill, Bank o.1.1 
 7. Phelps, KKL1.1 
 8. Hung, KKL1.0 
 9. McMorrow, Taiwan B.1.0 

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SBL Round 9: Fubon Braves lose to Taiwan Beer - Dec 11, 2016


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Bryan Davis
There was no lack of interesting games this round. The round ended with change at the leadership position, favorites losing the games and games ending by tiny margin.

There was a change at the SBL leadership position after last games. Round 9 most important game was a defeat of league's leader Fubon Braves (9-3). They were defeated by fourth ranked Taiwan Beer (6-6) 76-69 on Friday night. Taiwan Beer forced 19 Fubon Braves turnovers. Strangely Fubon Braves outrebounded Taiwan Beer 44-30 including 19 on the offensive glass. American center Bryan Davis (206-86, college: Texas A&M) stepped up with a double-double by scoring 25 points, 11 rebounds, 7 assists and 4 blocks for the winners and forward Yi-Tsung Chu (186-86) chipped in 17 points and 9 rebounds. Taiwan Beer's coach Chia-Hua Yan used a ten-player rotation which allowed the starters a little rest for the next games. The best for the losing side was Canadian center Liam McMorrow (218-87, college: Tenn Tech) with a double-double by scoring 12 points and 13 rebounds. Taiwan Beer have a solid series of four victories in a row. Defending champion maintains fourth place with 6-6 record. Fubon Braves at the other side still keep top position with three games lost. They were joined at the leadership position by Dacin Tigers who have the same record. Fubon Braves will play next round against Bank of Taiwan trying to make it back to the top of the standings. Taiwan Beer will have a break next round, and it should allow them to practice more before next game.
The game had a very big importance for second-ranked Dacin Tigers as it allowed them to take a leadership position after previous leader's (Fubon Braves) loss. Dacin Tigers defeated 7th ranked Bank of Taiwan at home 80-73. Indian-Canadian center Sim Bhullar (226-92, college: N.Mexico St.) nailed a double-double by scoring 20 points and 12 rebounds (on 7-of-9 shooting from the field) for the winning side and Chih-Wei Wu accounted for 24 points. Guard Wei-Chen Liu (190-88) came up with 19 points and 8 rebounds for Bank of Taiwan in the defeat. Both coaches used bench players and allowed the starting five to rest. Dacin Tigers (9-3) have an impressive series of five victories in a row. As mentioned above they are at the top of the standings, which they share with Fubon Braves. Bank of Taiwan lost sixth consecutive game. They stay at the bottom place with ten games lost. Bank of Taiwan will play next round against strong Fubon Braves trying to get back on the winning streak. Dacin Tigers will try to continue on its current victory against third ranked Yulon Luxgen at home.
A very close game was the one between Bank of Taiwan and Pauian. Seventh ranked Bank of Taiwan (2-10) got a very close victory over 5th ranked Pauian (4-8). Bank of Taiwan managed to escape with a 2-point win 67-65 on Saturday evening. The best player for the winners was Luke Nevill who had a double-double by scoring 21 points, 20 rebounds and 4 assists. At the other side the best for losing team was Quincy Davis who recorded 21 points and 7 rebounds. Both coaches tested many bench players in such tough game. Bank of Taiwan maintains seventh place with 2-10 record. Pauian lost their fourth game in a row. They keep the fifth position with eight games lost. Bank of Taiwan will meet league's second-placed Fubon Braves in the next round and it will be quite challenging to get another victory. Pauian will play against KKL and it may be a tough game between close rivals.
Sixth-ranked KKL (3-8) gave a tough game to third ranked Yulon Luxgen (8-3). Yulon Luxgen managed to secure only three-point victory 85-82. However their fans expected easier game. It was a good game for Herve Lamizana who led his team to a victory with a double-double by scoring 25 points, 11 rebounds and 5 assists. KKL's coach Zhe-Yi Yang tried various players' combinations and tested in total eleven players in this game, but that didn't help. Yulon Luxgen maintains third place with 8-3 record behind leader Dacin Tigers. KKL at the other side keeps the sixth position with eight games lost. Yulon Luxgen's next round opponent will be league's leader Dacin Tigers and it will be for sure the game of the week. KKL will play against Pauian (#5) and it may be a tough game between close rivals.
Very significant was Dacin Tigers' (#2, 9-3) victory against 4th placed Taiwan Beer (6-6) 71-67. It ended at the same time the four-game winning streak of Taiwan Beer. Sim Bhullar stepped up with a double-double by scoring 16 points, 14 rebounds and 8 blocks for the winners. Both coaches allowed to play bench players in such tough game. The victory was the fifth consecutive win for Dacin Tigers. They keep a position of league leader, which they share with Fubon Braves. Defending champion Taiwan Beer keeps the fourth place with six games lost. Dacin Tigers will face Yulon Luxgen (#3) in the next round, which may be the game of the day.

Yulon Luxgen - KKL 85-82

Sixth-ranked KKL (3-8) gave a tough game to third ranked Yulon Luxgen (8-3). Yulon Luxgen managed to secure only three-point victory 85-82. However their fans expected easier game. Yulon Luxgen made 16-of-18 charity shots (88.9 percent) during the game. It was a good game for Ivorian-French power forward Herve Lamizana (208-81, college: Rutgers, agency: Basket Management Solutions) who led his team to a victory with a double-double by scoring 25 points, 11 rebounds and 5 assists. International Po-Chen Chou (196-90) contributed with 14 points and 9 rebounds for the winners. American forward Eugene Phelps (198-90, college: Long Beach St.) answered with a double-double by scoring 25 points and 15 rebounds and international swingman Wei-Ju Chien (185-92) added 8 points and 10 rebounds in the effort for KKL. KKL's coach Zhe-Yi Yang tried various players' combinations and tested in total eleven players in this game, but that didn't help. Yulon Luxgen maintains third place with 8-3 record behind leader Dacin Tigers. KKL at the other side keeps the sixth position with eight games lost. Yulon Luxgen's next round opponent will be league's leader Dacin Tigers and it will be for sure the game of the week. KKL will play against Pauian (#5) and it may be a tough game between close rivals.
Top scorers:
KKL: E.Phelps 25+15reb+2ast, B.Li 15+2reb+1ast, T.Wang 9+4reb, W.Chien 8+10reb+2ast, Q.Nixue 6+7reb+4ast, W.Chen 5+4reb
Yulon Luxgen: H.Lamizana 25+11reb+5ast, P.Chou 14+9reb+2ast, K.Hu 12+5reb+1ast, G.Chen 9+1reb+1ast, C.Ke 7+7reb+6ast, S.Chen 6+4reb+3ast
gschID: 520787


Taiwan Beer - Dacin Tigers 67-71

Very significant was Dacin Tigers' (#2, 9-3) victory against 4th placed Taiwan Beer (6-6) 71-67. It ended at the same time the four-game winning streak of Taiwan Beer. Great defensive blocking was one of the keys in this match when Dacin Tigers made 10 blocks. Indian-Canadian center Sim Bhullar (226-92, college: N.Mexico St.) stepped up with a double-double by scoring 16 points, 14 rebounds and 8 blocks for the winners and guard Yi-Xiang Zhou (191-91) chipped in 13 points and 6 assists. The best for the losing side was American center Bryan Davis (206-86, college: Texas A&M) with a double-double by scoring 14 points, 15 rebounds, 6 assists and 5 steals and forward Yi-Tsung Chu (186-86) scored 19 points and 6 rebounds. Both coaches allowed to play bench players in such tough game. The victory was the fifth consecutive win for Dacin Tigers. They keep a position of league leader, which they share with Fubon Braves. Defending champion Taiwan Beer keeps the fourth place with six games lost. Dacin Tigers will face Yulon Luxgen (#3) in the next round, which may be the game of the day.
Top scorers:
Taiwan Beer: Y.Chu 19+6reb+1ast, B.Davis 14+15reb+6ast, P.Chou 11+8reb+1ast, H.Yu 7+5reb+2ast, T.Huang 6, M.Wu 5+2reb+2ast
Dacin Tigers: J.Lu 16+1reb+1ast, S.Bhullar 16+14reb+1ast, Y.Zhou 13+4reb+6ast, Y.Lo 7+2reb, Y.Yueh 6+1reb+1ast, Y.Lin 5+4reb+1ast
gschID: 520788


Pauian - Bank of Taiwan 65-67

A very close game was the one between Bank of Taiwan and Pauian. Seventh ranked Bank of Taiwan (2-10) got a very close victory over 5th ranked Pauian (4-8). Bank of Taiwan managed to escape with a 2-point win 67-65 on Saturday evening. The best player for the winners was Australian center Luke Nevill (218-86, college: Utah) who had a double-double by scoring 21 points, 20 rebounds and 4 assists. International guard Wei-Che Lee (179-91) chipped in 10 points and 6 rebounds. At the other side the best for losing team was international power forward Quincy Davis (206-83, college: Tulane) who recorded 21 points and 7 rebounds and Chin-Yao Shih (187-90) added 13 points respectively. Both coaches tested many bench players in such tough game. Bank of Taiwan maintains seventh place with 2-10 record. Pauian lost their fourth game in a row. They keep the fifth position with eight games lost. Bank of Taiwan will meet league's second-placed Fubon Braves in the next round and it will be quite challenging to get another victory. Pauian will play against KKL and it may be a tough game between close rivals.
Top scorers:
Pauian: Q.Davis 21+7reb+1ast, C.Shih 13+1reb+1ast, C.Lee 7+4reb, T.Wu 6+4reb, D.Creighton 6+4reb+1ast, C.Lin 4+4reb+2ast
Bank of Taiwan: L.Nevill 21+20reb+4ast, W.Liu 14+1reb, W.Lee 10+6reb+2ast, Y.Wu 9+3reb, J.Guo-Shao 7+1reb, L.Cheng 2+4reb
gschID: 520789


Taiwan Beer - Fubon Braves 76-69

There was a change at the SBL leadership position after last games. Round 9 most important game was a defeat of league's leader Fubon Braves (9-3). They were defeated by fourth ranked Taiwan Beer (6-6) 76-69 on Friday night. Taiwan Beer forced 19 Fubon Braves turnovers. Strangely Fubon Braves outrebounded Taiwan Beer 44-30 including 19 on the offensive glass. American center Bryan Davis (206-86, college: Texas A&M) stepped up with a double-double by scoring 25 points, 11 rebounds, 7 assists and 4 blocks for the winners and forward Yi-Tsung Chu (186-86) chipped in 17 points and 9 rebounds. Taiwan Beer's coach Chia-Hua Yan used a ten-player rotation which allowed the starters a little rest for the next games. The best for the losing side was Canadian center Liam McMorrow (218-87, college: Tenn Tech) with a double-double by scoring 12 points and 13 rebounds and the former international swingman Wen-Cheng Tsai (190-85) scored 8 points and 8 rebounds. Four Fubon Braves players scored in double figures. Taiwan Beer have a solid series of four victories in a row. Defending champion maintains fourth place with 6-6 record. Fubon Braves at the other side still keep top position with three games lost. They were joined at the leadership position by Dacin Tigers who have the same record. Fubon Braves will play next round against Bank of Taiwan trying to make it back to the top of the standings. Taiwan Beer will have a break next round, and it should allow them to practice more before next game.
Top scorers:
Fubon Braves: B.Zhang 15+1reb+1ast, L.McMorrow 12+13reb, C.Hung 11+3reb+4ast, W.Lin 11+3reb+3ast, W.Tsai 8+8reb+3ast, T.Bao 6+5reb
Taiwan Beer: B.Davis 25+11reb+7ast, Y.Chu 17+9reb+2ast, P.Chou 11+3reb+2ast, M.Wu 9+2reb+3ast, H.Yu 7+1reb+4ast, H.Wang 4+2reb
gschID: 520786


Dacin Tigers - Bank of Taiwan 80-73

The game had a very big importance for second-ranked Dacin Tigers as it allowed them to take a leadership position after previous leader's (Fubon Braves) loss. Dacin Tigers defeated 7th ranked Bank of Taiwan at home 80-73. Indian-Canadian center Sim Bhullar (226-92, college: N.Mexico St.) nailed a double-double by scoring 20 points and 12 rebounds (on 7-of-9 shooting from the field) for the winning side and guard Chih-Wei Wu (182-87) accounted for 24 points. Guard Wei-Chen Liu (190-88) came up with 19 points and 8 rebounds and Australian center Luke Nevill (218-86, college: Utah) added 12 points and 15 rebounds respectively for Bank of Taiwan in the defeat. Four Bank of Taiwan players scored in double figures. Both coaches used bench players and allowed the starting five to rest. Dacin Tigers (9-3) have an impressive series of five victories in a row. As mentioned above they are at the top of the standings, which they share with Fubon Braves. Bank of Taiwan lost sixth consecutive game. They stay at the bottom place with ten games lost. Bank of Taiwan will play next round against strong Fubon Braves trying to get back on the winning streak. Dacin Tigers will try to continue on its current victory against third ranked Yulon Luxgen at home.
Top scorers:
Bank of Taiwan: W.Liu 19+8reb+2ast, W.Lee 16+2ast, S.Fan 15+10reb, L.Nevill 12+15reb+2ast, J.Guo-Shao 8+4reb, H.Long 2+1reb+2ast
Dacin Tigers: C.Wu 24+4reb+3ast, S.Bhullar 20+12reb, K.Lin 10+1ast, Y.Lin 8+2reb, Y.Shih 7+8reb+1ast, Y.Zhou 6+4reb+1ast
gschID: 520785


  




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