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Brian Williams claims ASEAN League weekly honour - May 1, 2012


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American Brian Williams (208-C-87, agency: VVG Sports) had a great game in the last round for KL Dragons and that's him to receive a Eurobasket.com Player of the Week award for round 19.
The 24-year old center had a double-double of 30 points and eighteen rebounds, while his team edged out Philip.Patriots (#2, 14-5) in overtime 97-93. The game was between two of the league's top four teams. KL Dragons maintains the 4th position in ASEAN League . KL Dragons is a typical solid league team placed somewhere in the middle or a little bit lower in the standings. They need more victories to improve their 10-9 record. In the team's last game Williams had a remarkable 52.6% from 2-point range. He turned to be KL Dragons' top player in his first season with the team. University of Tennessee graduate has very impressive stats this year. Williams. Williams is in league's top in points (5th best: 19.8ppg) and averages solid 53.0% FGP.

The second most remarkable performance in last round's games was 30-year old American power forward Gentry Lewis (206-F/C-81) of Bangkok C.. Lewis impressed basketball fans with a double-double of 20 points and 17 rebounds. Bad luck as Bangkok C. lost that game 77-91 to the higher-ranked Petron Blaze (#1, 16-4). Bangkok C. is still second from the bottom in the standings. His team is not often considered as one of the league's best with a mere 6-12 record. Lewis is one of the most experienced players at Bangkok C. and has a reputation of one of team's most reliable players. Philander Smith College alumni Lewis played also at Eurobasket Summer League, which is considered top summer league for players who want to play basketball overseas.

The third best performed player last round was another KL Dragons' star - American Tiras Wade (200-F-81, agency: Interperformances). Wade got into 30-points club by scoring 34 points in the last round. He went also for nine rebounds . He was another key player of KL Dragons, helping his team with a 97-93overtime win against #2 ranked Philip.Patriots in a game of the week. KL Dragons needs these victories very badly if they think about getting closer to top teams. Their record at this point is 10 victories and 9 lost games. Wade has a great season in ASEAN League. After 16 games, he made it on the list of the league's leaders in points with 25.8ppg (best scorer) and assists with 4.4apg (3rd best).

Other top performing players last week:
4. Louis Graham (205-F/C-84) of Singapore S. - 29 points and 15 rebounds
5. Evan Brock (204-F-84) of Satria Muda - 24 points, 10 rebounds and 3 assists
6. Jonathan Jones (211-C-79) of Saigon H. - 31 points and 12 rebounds
7. Chris Banchero (185-G) of Petron Blaze - 22 points, 3 rebounds and 4 assists
8. Nick Fazekas (211-F-85) of Petron Blaze - 25 points and 15 rebounds
9. Anthony Johnson (197-G/F-79) of Philip.Patriots - 26 points, 12 rebounds and 4 assists
10. Kyle Jeffers (207-C-85) of Singapore S. - 20 points and 14 rebounds

The Player of the week is chosen based on efficiency calculation, but also including game result, importance of the game, if played recorded double-double/triple-double, etc.
The efficiency formula is a combination of various formulas used by different basketball organizations/leagues. We got involved many basketball scouts and journalists to assure it's accuracy.
The formula: 1.5*PTS + 3* (REB+AST+ST+BL-TO) - 2*BSAG - 4*PF + 3*PFRV + 4* (2FGPM+3FGPM) + 1.5*FTM - 3* (2FGPA-2FGPM) - 3* (3FGPA-3FGPM) - (FTA-FTM)
  




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ASEAN League Standings
 1. Alab Pilipinas 0-0 
 2. Eastern 0-0 
 3. Kaohsiung 0-0 
 4. Saigon H. 0-0 
 5. Singapore S. 0-0 
 6. WM Dragons 0-0 
Points Per Game
 Arizona REID
  
  (196-F-86)
  Avg: 24.2
 1. Reid, Pilipina.24.2 
 2. Daniel, Saigon H.22.1 
 3. Howard, Singapor.21.5 
 4. Wright, WM Dragons20.9 
 5. Godfrey, WM Dr.20.6 
 6. Johnson, WM Dr.19.8 
 7. Charles, Hitech19.5 
 8. Alexander, Singapo.19.4 
 9. McClain, Mono V.17.9 
 10. Lamb, Hitech17.8 
Rebounds Per Game
 Justin HOWARD
  
  (208-C-81)
  Avg: 15.5
 1. Howard, Singapor.15.5 
 2. Charles, Hitech14.7 
 3. Creekmore, Saigon13.7 
 4. McClain, Mono V.13.4 
 5. Thomas, Hitech13.2 
 6. Daniel, Saigon H.12.9 
 7. Godfrey, WM Dr.12.2 
 8. Johnson, WM Dr.11.1 
 9. Alexander, Singapo.11.1 
 10. Miller, Pilipina.10.6 
Assists Per Game
 Jason BRICKMAN
  
  (181-PG-91)
  Avg: 8.1
 1. Brickman, WM Dr.8.1 
 2. Alexander, Singapo.5.3 
 3. Baguion, Mono V.5.3 
 4. Goldstein, Hitech4.9 
 5. Arnold, Saigon H.3.7 
 6. Wright, WM Dragons3.4 
 7. Apiromvilaic., Mon.3.3 
 8. Morgan, Saigon H.3.2 
 9. Miller, Pilipina.3.2 
 10. Rosales, Singapor.3.1 
Steals Per Game
 Tyler LAMB
  
  (196-G-91)
  Avg: 2.4
 1. Lamb, Hitech2.4 
 2. Goldstein, Hitech2.3 
 3. Godfrey, WM Dr.2.3 
 4. Brickman, WM Dr.2.2 
 5. Thomas, Hitech2.2 
 6. Wright, WM Dragons2.2 
 7. Alexander, Singapo.2.1 
 8. Baguion, Mono V.2.0 
 9. Daniel, Saigon H.1.8 
 10. Miller, Pilipina.1.6 
Blocks Per Game
 Christien CHARLES
  
  (216-F/C-81)
  Avg: 3.8
 1. Charles, Hitech3.8 
 2. McClain, Mono V.2.9 
 3. Miller, Pilipina.2.6 
 4. Butorac, Mono V.2.3 
 5. Okolie, Mono Vampi.2.3 
 6. Daniel, Saigon H.1.8 
 7. Godfrey, WM Dr.1.7 
 8. Howard, Singapor.1.4 
 9. Alexander, Singapo.1.4 
 10. Fey, Mono Vampire1.3 
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