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Central
 1 Niigata Albirex 45-15 
 2 Kawasaki BT 40-21 
 3 Toyama Grouses 33-28 
 4 SeaHorses 31-29 
 5 San-en 22-38 
 6 Yokohama BC 14-46 
East
 1 Chiba Jets 52-8 
 2 Tochigi Brex 49-10 
 3 Toyota Alvark 43-16 
 4 Hitachi SR 27-33 
 5 Akita NH 17-43 
 6 Hokkaido L. 10-50 
West
 1 Ryukyu GK 40-20 
 2 Nagoya DD 33-27 
 3 Kyoto Hannar. 31-29 
 4 Osaka Evessa 23-37 
 5 Shiga L-Stars 18-42 
 6 Fukuoka Rizing 12-48 
Last:4/22/2019
B2 Standings
Central
 1 Shinshu BW 48-12 
 2 Toyotsu FE 41-19 
 3 Nishinomiya S. 34-26 
 4 Tokyo Z 22-38 
 5 Kanazawa Sam. 21-39 
 6 Tokyo HT 11-49 
East
 1 Gunma 43-17 
 2 Sendai 89ers 40-20 
 3 Cyberdyne IR 35-25 
 4 Fukushima 27-33 
 5 Yamagata 22-38 
 6 Aomori Watts 15-45 
West
 1 Kumamoto V. 45-15 
 2 Shimane SM 43-17 
 3 Hiroshima D. 32-28 
 4 Bambitious Nara 22-38 
 5 Ehime OV 20-40 
 6 Kagawa FA 19-41 
Last:4/22/2019
B League D3 Standings
 1 Tokyo Excel. 11-1 
 2 Koshigaya A. 8-4 
 3 Tokyo Cinq R. 7-5 
 4 Iwate Big Bulls 6-6 
 5 Gifu Swoops 4-8 
 6 Kagoshima 3-9 
 7 Saitama Bron. 3-9 
Stage One Standings
Last:5/5/2019
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Points Per Game
 Davante GARDNER
  Niigata .
  (203-PF-91)
  Avg: 27.5
 1. Gardner, Niigata .27.5 
 2. Simon, Kyoto H.24.3 
 3. Cummings, Nagoya D.23.2 
 4. Keenan, Akita NH22.8 
 5. Durham, Shiga L.22.3 
 6. Fazekas, Kawasaki.22.0 
 7. Lyons, Toyama G.21.9 
 8. Mavunga, Kyoto H.21.6 
 9. Walker, Shiga L.21.5 
 10. Lawal, Shiga L.21.0 
Rebounds Per Game
 Alex STEPHESON
  Yokohama.
  (208-F/C-87)
  Avg: 13.6
 1. Stepheson, Yokohama.13.6 
 2. Durham, Shiga L.13.2 
 3. Harrellson, Osaka E.12.3 
 4. Lawal, Shiga L.12.2 
 5. Butts, SeaHorses12.1 
 6. Armstrong, Nagoya D.11.7 
 7. Fischer, Shiga L.11.6 
 8. Rossiter, Tochigi .11.1 
 9. Meeks, SeaHorses11.0 
 10. Gardner, Niigata .10.9 
Assists Per Game
 Julian MAVUNGA
  Kyoto H.
  (203-PF-90)
  Avg: 8.5
 1. Mavunga, Kyoto H.8.5 
 2. Blakely, Fukuoka .6.3 
 3. Namizato, Ryukyu G.6.3 
 4. Matsushima, Hokkaido.6.3 
 5. Togashi, Chiba Jets5.7 
 6. Nakayama, Akita NH5.4 
 7. Meeks, SeaHorses5.2 
 8. Sakuragi, SeaHorses5.1 
 9. Igarashi, Niigata .5.1 
Steals Per Game
 Marqus BLAKELY
  Fukuoka .
  (201-F-88)
  Avg: 2.5
 1. Blakely, Fukuoka .2.5 
 2. Gibbs, Tochigi Brex2.2 
 3. Nakayama, Akita NH2.2 
 4. Parker, Chiba Jets2.0 
 5. McCrea, Yokohama.1.9 
 6. Walker, Shiga L.1.8 
 7. Ohishi, San-en1.5 
 8. Trasolini, Hokkaido.1.5 
 9. Baba, Toyota Alvark1.5 
Blocks Per Game
 Prince IBEH
  Yokohama BC
  (208-C-94)
  Avg: 2.8
 1. Ibeh, Yokohama BC2.8 
 2. Mullens, Hokkaido L.2.3 
 3. Coleby, Akita NH2.3 
 4. Simon, Kyoto H.2.1 
 5. Armstrong, Nagoya D.1.7 
 6. Lawson, Fukuoka .1.7 
 7. Hamilton, Niigata .1.5 
 8. Lawal, Shiga L.1.5 
 9. Parker, Chiba Jets1.3 
 10. Harrellson, Osaka E.1.3 
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Sacre's double-double lands him Interperformances Player of the Week award - Mar 27, 2019


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Robert Sacre
ROBERT SACRE

29-year old center Robert Sacre (213-C-89) had a great game in the last round for Hitachi SR and receives a Interperformances Player of the Week award for round 49.
He had a double-double of 46 points and 14 rebounds, while his team edged out Kyoto Hannar. (#2, 27-22) 105-103. Hitachi SR maintains the 4th position in their group in Japanese league. Hitachi SR 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 23-26 record. It's Sacre's second year at Hitachi SR and it's hard to imagine this team without him. Robert Sacre averages this season 19.6ppg and 9.1rpg.

Second best performed player last round was Julian Mavunga (203-PF-90, agency: Pensack Sports) of league's second-best Kyoto Hannar.. He is Zimbabwean-American forward in his first season at Kyoto Hannar.. In the last game Mavunga recorded impressive triple-double of 45 points, 13 rebounds and 12 assists. Bad luck as Kyoto Hannar. was edged by slightly lower-ranked Hitachi SR (#4, 23-26) 105-103. It was definitely game of the week between two contenders to the top position in East. Kyoto Hannar. still maintains its place in the top 2 of the standings, even despite this loss. His team's 27-22 record is not bad at all. Mavunga is a newcomer at Kyoto Hannar. and quickly became one of team's most reliable players. He belongs to the best scorers in the league with 21.8ppg (#7). His other stats are also decent: 8.4rpg and 8.7apg.

Third place about best performers goes to center Byron Mullens (213-C-89) of Hokkaido L. (#6). Mullens got into 30-points club by scoring 38 points in the last round. He went also for ten rebounds . Despite Mullens' great performance Hokkaido L. lost 77-92 to the higher-ranked Kawasaki BT (#2, 32-17). But his team cannot count on just a single shooter as he also needs help of the other teammates. Hokkaido L. can only dream about fighting for top spots in East. They have rather bad season and 10-39 record places them close to the bottom of the standings. Too bad for Mullens he does not play for a better team. But maybe if he did, his season stats would not be that high. Mullens has a very solid season. In 15 games in Japan he scored 19.5ppg. He also has 10.1rpg, 2.6bpg and FGP: 53.6%.

Other top performing players last week:
4. Ryan Rossiter (204-F-89) of Tochigi Brex - 29 points, 15 rebounds and 8 assists
5. Davante Gardner (203-PF-91) of Niigata Albirex - 37 points, 7 rebounds and 3 assists
6. Allen Durham (198-F/C-88) of Shiga L-Stars - 32 points, 18 rebounds and 4 assists
7. Alex Kirk (211-C-91) of Toyota Alvark - 33 points and 4 rebounds
8. Gavin Edwards (206-F/C-88) of Chiba Jets - 24 points, 8 rebounds and 3 assists
9. Hilton Armstrong (210-C-84) of Nagoya DD - 23 points, 12 rebounds and 2 assists
10. Isaac Butts (208-C-89) of SeaHorses - 16 points, 13 rebounds and 2 assists

The Player of the week is selected 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)

The Player of the Week awards are presented by Interperformances. Interperformances is a full-service agency specializing in the representation of professional athletes the world-over. With more than forty-eight years of experience, INTERPERFORMANCES is well known to all professional teams and clubs. General Managers trust and rely on our opinions and recommendations.
  




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