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National League Standings
 1 Astana 30-0 
 2 Barsy Atyrau 25-9 
 3 Almat.Legion 22-12 
 4 Tobol 19-12 
 5 Sinegorie K. 10-23 
 6 Barsy 2 5-30 
 7 Kaspiy Aktau 4-29 
Full Standings
Higher League Standings
 1 Aktobe 18-7 
 2 Kazygurt 17-8 
 3 Irtysh 16-9 
 4 Bars 15-10 
 5 SDYUSH 6-19 
 6 Tigers Ast. 3-22 
Full Standings
VTB United League Standings
 1 CSKA 22-4 
 2 Unics 20-5 
 3 Khimki 19-5 
 4 Lokomotiv 17-7 
 5 Astana 15-10 
 6 Zenit 14-11 
 7 Kalev/Cramo 13-12 
 8 N.Novgorod 13-12 
 9 Enisey 9-15 
 10 VEF Riga 9-16 
 11 Avtodor 9-16 
 12 Stelmet Enea 5-20 
 13 Parma 5-20 
 14 Tsmoki-Minsk 4-21 
Full Standings
Stats Leaders
Points Per Game
 1 Anton Bykov18.55 
 2 John Taylor15.27 
 3 Larry Gordon14.63 
 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 
Rebounds Per Game
 1 Anton Bykov8.32 
 2 Larry Gordon8.00 
 3 Justin Carter7.17 
 4 Vitaliy Lapchenko6.96 
 5 Pavel Miheev6.48 
 6 Robert Pan6.26 
 7 Nikolai Bazhin6.21 
 8 Mikhail Yevstigneev6.16 
 9 Anton Ponomarev6.10 
 10 Dmitry Sviridov6.00 
Assists Per Game
 1 Anthony Clemmons6.73 
 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 
Kazakhstan men teams in Asian cups 2018-2019
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Next Round Schedule

Round 23 (Regular Season)

Astana 92% May.1 Sinegorie K
Astana 92% Apr.30 Sinegorie K
Almat.Legion 58% Apr.28 Tobol
Almat.Legion 58% Apr.27 Tobol
Kaspiy Aktau Apr.26 Barsy Atyrau 90%
Next Round Schedule

Game 2 (Semi-Finals)

Irtysh 67% Apr.23 Kazygurt
Bars Apr.23 Aktobe 53%
Next Round Schedule

Round 25 (Regular Season)

Khimki 80% Apr.24 Enisey
Kalev/Cramo 51% Apr.24 Lokomotiv
Interview with Da'Quan Cook - Jun 21, 2018

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Da'Quan Cook
Da'Quan Cook (205-F-87, college: St. Bonaventure) is coming off his most acclaimed season as a professional. In his sixth season as a Pro he was named to the All-Kazakhstan 1st Team as well as being honored as Forward of the Year for BK Barsy Atyrau. Aside from the recognition, Cook also posted his most well-rounded statistical season (13.5ppg, 5.9rpg, 3.0apg, 1.3spg) of his career, showing the maturation and development of his basketball understanding during the prime of his basketball years. The Elizabeth, New Jersey native who played collegiately at St. Bonaventure (NCAA1) took some time to go over his past season and preparations for 2018-19.

Q. First off congratulations on being named All-Kazakhstan 1st Team and Forward of the Year. Looking back on the season what is your assessment of your play and the team's achievements?

A. First off thank you. Looking back on the season my assessment of play was to use the most of my versatility by playing inside and outside on the perimeter to give a lot of guys my size a hard time defending me on the perimeter; which created a lot of options for me. This year was a good year for me, my coach and teammates allowed me to play to my strengths. To be able to go play against a good club, such as BK Astana in the finals was great for us. Although we finished in 2nd place, we proved that we can play and compete with a great club.

Q. What was the biggest adjustment for you to play in Kazakhstan as opposed to other countries you have played in?

A. The biggest adjustment for me to play in Kazakhstan was the 10 hours or more of traveling & preparation before games as opposed to playing in other countries. However, being mentally strong and always working on my craft I was still able to perform.

Q. In terms of competition, how did the Kazakhstan domestic and international Baltic League (7 games: 11.1ppg, 6.7rpg, 1.0spg) compare to your previous stops?

A. Playing in two different leagues during the course of the season was a first for me. But it was great being that the Baltic League was a lot stronger in talent. Every night you have to be ready to play at the highest level and adjust on the go.

Q. Since your offseason has started, give us an idea of your workout and training schedule? What do you do to keep busy when not on the court?

A. Since my off season has started I like to work out 2-3 times a day. Either if it's skill work, cardio, or weight lifting I am doing something to get better every day. As well I will play in a few summer leagues throughout New York City and New Jersey. While at times I'm not on the court I'm working on my brand 'Grind Comes First', as well as giving back to my community.

Q. What are your plans for the 2018-19 season?

A. My plans for 2018-2019 are to get into a good league and have a solid agent behind me that will have my best interest at all times. I am open to all markets.   

National League Round 21: Easy game for Almat.Legion as they smash Sinegorie K. by 31 points - 4 days ago
There are only two more rounds left in the Regular Season in National League. Coincidentally all hosts won their games. Here is the last round review presented by ESL. Third ranked Almat.Legion (22-12) crushed at home 5th ranked Sinegorie K. (10-23) by 31 points 86-55, which is the biggest margin this round on Wednesday night. Newly promoted Almat.Legion maintains third place with 22-12 record having four points less than leader Astana. Sinegorie K. lost third consecutive game. Sinegor...   [read more]
National League Round 20: Barsy 2 is defeated by Barsy Atyrau in a derby game - 9 days ago
The games are now more important than at the beginning of the Regular Season. We may still expect few shocking results in upcoming 3 rounds. Coincidentally all hosts won their games. Here is the last round review presented by ESL. The most interesting game was a derby match between two local teams from Atyrau: Barsy Atyrau (#2) and Barsy 2 (#6). Barsy Atyrau (23-9) smashed visiting Barsy 2 (5-28) by 16 points 70-54. Barsy Atyrau have an impressive 12-game winning streak. They maintain...   [read more]

Astana seal Cup title in Kazakhstan - 16 days ago
Astana sealed Cup title in Kazakhstan winning all the games of the tournament. In the last game they edged Almaty Legion 84-62. The 7th time holders grabbed an early 19-11 lead and never looked behind. Moreover they posted a 15-6 surge before the halftime and nailed 33 points in the third quarter. Aleksandr Zhigulin (205-F-94) top-scored for the winners with 18 points, while Dmitriy Gavrilov (204-F-86) notched 13. Fadeykin replied with 15 points in a loss and Vadim Korzhov (178-PG-97) n...   [read more]

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Higher League Round 25 of Regular Season - 26 days ago  
Higher League Round 24: Leader Kazygurt loses to Aktobe - 27 days ago  
Higher League Round 22: Bars are upset by Irtysh - 29 days ago  
Higher League Round 21: Bars edge Aktobe by two points - 30 days ago  
National League Round 19: Almat.Legion loses to Barsy Atyrau in the game between Top 4 teams - 1 month ago  
National League Round 18: Almat.Legion loses to Astana in the game between Top 4 teams - 1 month ago  
National League Round 17: Barsy Atyrau defeats Tobol in the closest game of the week - 1 month ago  
Higher League Round 20: Kazygurt beats Irtysh in the most crucial game of the week - 1 month ago  
Higher League Round 19: Kazygurt beats Aktobe in the most crucial game of the week - 1 month ago  
Higher League Round 18: Kazygurt beats Bars in the most crucial game of the week - 2 months ago  
Higher League Round 17: Irtysh is upset by Bars - 2 months ago  
Urartu Vivaro wins EAEU Basketball Cup - 2 months ago  
Higher League Round 16: Aktobe beats Bars in the most crucial game of the week - 2 months ago  
Gilas Pilipinas advances to FIBA World Cup - 2 months ago  
Kazakhstan National Team 2019 - 2 months ago  
Australia romp leaves Kazakhstan on brink of elimination in Fiba qualifiers - 2 months ago  
National League Round 16: No surprise as #1 Astana defeats Barsy 2 - 2 months ago  
National League Round 15: Almat.Legion and Tobol trade wins - 2 months ago  
National League Round 14: Barsy 2 defeats Kaspiy Aktau in the closest game of the week - 2 months ago  
Higher League Round 15: Leader Kazygurt loses to Irtysh - 2 months ago  
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