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 Kadre GRAY
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  Avg: 24.2
 1. Gray, Laurentian24.2 
 2. Cooper, Calgary22.9 
 3. Morgan, UBC22.1 
 4. Scott, UPEI21.5 
 5. Johnson, Toronto20.1 
 6. Curcic, Memorial20.0 
 7. Jean-Louis, Cape B.19.9 
 8. Bercy, St.Franc.19.8 
 9. Masters, UNB19.7 
 10. Kokko, Laurier19.6 
Rebounds Per Game
 Dut DUT
  UPEI
  (198-F-)
  Avg: 11.9
 1. Dut, UPEI11.9 
 2. Bercy, St.Franc.11.3 
 3. Pereira, Waterloo11.2 
 4. Osayande, Saskatch.11.0 
 5. Ross, Mount Royal9.8 
 6. Nissen, Acadia9.6 
 7. Iegorov, TRU9.6 
 8. Dinkins, Lakehead9.6 
 9. Elgadi, Brock9.4 
 10. Omoerah, Manitoba9.4 
Assists Per Game
 Ritchie KANZA MATA
  Dalhousie
  (184-G-)
  Avg: 5.7
 1. Mata, Dalhousie5.7 
 2. Masters, UNB5.7 
 3. Keane, Carleton5.7 
 4. Bonhomme, Manitoba5.0 
 5. Miller, Acadia4.7 
 6. Dulay, UFV4.7 
 7. Rocca, Windsor4.5 
 8. Farkic, Western4.3 
 9. Burdeaux, Lethb.4.3 
 10. Agyeman, UNBC4.2 
Steals Per Game
 Dejon BURDEAUX
  Lethb.
  (183-PG-)
  Avg: 3.3
 1. Burdeaux, Lethb.3.3 
 2. Jenkins, Western3.0 
 3. Agada, Ottawa2.7 
 4. Kapinga, Calgary2.5 
 5. Mata, Dalhousie2.4 
 6. Dulay, UFV2.3 
 7. Small, Ryerson2.3 
 8. Masters, UNB2.3 
 9. Moore, Saskatch.2.2 
 10. Bermillo, Bishop's2.1 
Blocks Per Game
 Shane OSAYANDE
  Saskatch.
  (198-F-)
  Avg: 2.4
 1. Osayande, Saskatch.2.4 
 2. Graham, Queen's2.3 
 3. Nissen, Acadia2.1 
 4. Oirbans, Winnipeg1.8 
 5. Paul, Brandon1.7 
 6. Layton, Mount R.1.7 
 7. Pierre-C., Ottawa1.6 
 8. Debache, UQAM1.6 
 9. Morgan, UBC1.5 
 10. James, MacEwan1.5 
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Khem Birch's double-double lands him Player of the Week award among Canadians playing currently abroad: - Jan 31, 2017


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Here is the weekly review of the top performing Canadian players, who play currently abroad.


Khem Birch
Khem Birch
   #1. This week's number one is an international center Khem Birch (208-92, college: UNLV, currently plays in Euroleague). He led his Greek team Olympiacos to a victory over the 12th-ranked Brose Baskets (7-13) 83-77 in the Euroleague in Friday night's game. Birch was MVP of the game. He had a double-double by scoring 15 points and getting 14 rebounds in 29 minutes on the court; quite an impressive performance considering it's only Birch's third season in pro basketball. Olympiacos S.F.P. Pireus (14-6) is placed third in group A. It's Birch's first year with the team. This season he averages: 8.4ppg, 6.9rpg, 1.1bpg, 2FGP: 64.4%(65-101) and FT: 61.7% in 20 games he played so far. Birch is currently a member of the Canadian senior national team.

Aaron Doornekamp
Aaron Doornekamp
   #2. Second place goes to former international forward Aaron Doornekamp (201-85, agency: Interperformances, currently plays in Spain). He was the main contributor in an CB Canarias' victory against the 11th-ranked Sevilla (7-11) 82-76 in the Spanish Liga Endesa last Sunday. Doornekamp was the best player in that game. He recorded a double-double by scoring 17 points and getting 11 rebounds. Iberostar Tenerife CB Canarias (14-4) is placed second in the Liga Endesa. It was his team's fifth consecutive victory in a row. Doornekamp has relatively good stats this season: 13.0ppg, 4.1rpg, 1.4apg, 2FGP: 60.8%(31-51), 3FGP: 43.6%. He has a dual citizenship: Canadian and Dutch. Former Carleton University starter played for the Canadian national team in 2015.

Anthony Bennett
Anthony Bennett
   #3. The Canadian player who performed third best last week abroad was an international forward Anthony Bennett (203-93, college: UNLV, currently plays in Turkey). Bennett contributed to Fenerbahce's victory against the 14th-ranked Usak Sportlif (5-11) 98-89 in the Turkish BSL on Sunday night. He was the top player that evening. Bennett recorded 16 points and grabbed 4 rebounds (made all of his seven free throws) in 24 minutes. It was his first game for Fenerbahce this season. His team is placed first in the BSL. It was his team's seventh consecutive victory in a row. Bennett is also a member of the Canadian senior national team.

Kevin Pangos
Kevin Pangos
   #4. Point guard Kevin Pangos (188-93, college: Gonzaga, currently plays in Euroleague) contributed to Zalgiris' surprising victory against the second-ranked CSKA (15-5) 79-74 in the Euroleague in Tuesday night's game. He was the top player that evening. Pangos recorded 21 points and added 4 assists; not bad, considering it's only his second season in pro basketball. B.C. Zalgiris Kaunas (8-12) is placed 11th in group A. Pangos' overall stats this season are: 8.9ppg, 1.9rpg and 3.1apg. He is another player who holds two passports: Canadian and Slovenian. Pangos used to play for the Canadian national team back in 2009.

Andrew Wiggins
Andrew Wiggins
   #5. Former international guard Andrew Wiggins (203-95, college: Kansas, currently plays in NBA) contributed to a 1-point Minnesota Timberwolves' victory against the Phoenix Suns (15-33) 112-111 in the NBA last Tuesday. He was the top player that evening. Wiggins scored 31 points (!!!), had 6 rebounds and dished 3 assists in 39 minutes. The Minnesota Timberwolves have 19-29 record this season. Wiggins has individually a very good year with high stats. He averages: 22.0ppg, 4.3rpg and 2.4apg in 47 games. Wiggins used to play for the Canadian national team two years ago.

Melvin Ejim
Melvin Ejim
   #6. Forward Melvin Ejim (200-91, college: Iowa St., currently plays in Italy) could not help Umana Venezia (12-5) in their last game on Sunday. Despite his good performance Umana Venezia was defeated 90-82 on the road by the lower-ranked Betaland Cdo (#5). Ejim scored 11 points and grabbed 9 rebounds. This season Ejim has relatively solid stats: 11.1ppg, 5.8rpg, 1.6apg and 1.3spg. He is an international player who is currently on the senior Canadian National Team roster.

Tristan Thompson
Tristan Thompson
   #7. International forward Tristan Thompson (206-91, college: Texas, currently plays in NBA) contributed to an easy victory against the Oklahoma City Thunder (28-20) 107-91 in the NBA in Sunday night's game. Thompson had a double-double by scoring 19 points and getting 12 rebounds. He also added 4 blocks and 4 steals (was perfect 5-for-5 from the free throw line) in 34 minutes. The Cleveland Cavaliers have a solid 32-15 record this season. Thompson is one of the most experienced players in a team as it's his sixth year in Cavaliers' roster. Thompson has reliable stats this season: 7.5ppg, 9.7rpg and 1.3bpg in 46 games. He is also Canadian national team player.

Daniel Mullings
Daniel Mullings
   #8. Guard Daniel Mullings (188-91, college: N.Mexico St., currently plays in Basketball Champions League) was not able to help Joensuun Kataja in their game against Pinar Karsiyaka (9-5) in the Basketball Champions League. Despite his very good performance last Tuesday Mullings was the top scorer with 27 points. He also added 8 boards, dished 4 assists and stole 4 balls. The Regular Season already ended in the Basketball Champions League. It's Mullings' first season with the team. This year Mullings has very high stats. He averages: 15.5ppg, 7.3rpg, 3.6apg and 3.3spg. Mullings used to play for the Canadian national team back in 2015.

Kelly Olynyk
Kelly Olynyk
   #9. Former international power forward Kelly Olynyk (213-91, college: Gonzaga, currently plays in NBA) contributed to a Boston Celtics' victory against the Milwaukee Bucks (21-26) 112-108 in the NBA on Saturday night. He recorded 17 points, 7 rebounds and 3 assists in 36 minutes. The Boston Celtics have a solid 30-18 record this season. It was his team's fourth consecutive victory in a row. Olynyk has been at the team for four years. Olynyk averaged so far 8.8ppg, 4.4rpg and 2.0apg in 41 games. He used to play for the Canadian national team two years ago.

Andrew Rautins
Andrew Rautins
   #10. Guard Andrew Rautins (193-86, college: Syracuse, currently plays in FIBA Europe Cup) helped his Turkish team Gaziantep win their game against the leader Chalon/Saor (5-1) 92-80 in the FIBA Europe Cup in Wednesday night's game. Rautins scored 12 points, had 5 rebounds and dished 4 assists. It was the game of the round between two top 2 ranked teams in group K. Gaziantep Basketbol (5-1) is placed second. It was his team's third consecutive victory in a row. There are only two games left until the end of the FIBA Europe Cup Second Stage. So now every game will be critical. Rautins averaged so far 13.8ppg, 4.0rpg and 4.5apg. He is a naturalized American. Rautins is a former international player as four years ago he still played for the Canadian senior national team.

   #11. Former international forward Dwight Powell (211-91, college: Stanford, currently plays in NBA) helped Dallas Mavericks win their game against the Cleveland Cavaliers 104-97 in the NBA last Monday. He scored 14 points, had 8 rebounds and made 2 blocks in 29 minutes. Powell's stats this year are: 7.3ppg and 4.7rpg in 48 games. He used to play for the Canadian national team two years ago.

   #12. Former international swingman Jamal Murray (198-97, college: Kentucky, currently plays in NBA) helped Denver Nuggets win their game against the Phoenix Suns 123-112 in the NBA on Saturday night. Murray recorded 18 points. Murray averaged so far 8.1ppg, 2.5rpg and 1.8apg. He used to play for the Canadian national team back in 2015.

   #13. Former international power forward Owen Klassen (208-91, college: Acadia, currently plays in ABA League) was the major contributor in Buducnost's victory against the closely-ranked Partizan 74-68 in the ABA League in Saturday night's game. Klassen had a double-double by scoring 16 points and getting 10 rebounds. He also added and 3 steals in 23 minutes. This year Klassen's overall stats are: 9.3ppg, 7.1rpg and 1.3apg in eight games. He used to play for the Canadian national team three years ago.

   #14. Former international shooting guard Nik Stauskas (198-93, college: Michigan, currently plays in NBA) was not able to secure a victory for the Philadelphia 76ers in their game against the Chicago Bulls in the NBA. Despite his very good performance last Sunday Stauskas scored 15 points and added 3 assists. Stauskas averaged so far 8.6ppg, 2.5rpg and 2.0apg. He used to play for the Canadian national team back in 2015.

   #15. Former international center Sean Denison (210-85, agency: 011 Sports, college: Santa Clara, currently plays in Basketball Champions League) couldn't help Oradea in their game against Umana Venezia in the Basketball Champions League, despite his very good performance on Tuesday night. Denison was the top scorer with 19 points in 26 minutes. But his team lost 78-89. Denison averaged so far 11.3ppg, 6.9rpg, 1.8apg and 1.3bpg in 18 games. He used to play for the Canadian national team ten years ago.


The list of other players, who all have Canadian passport but never been selected to any of Canadian national teams:

   #1. Yannick Anzuluni (205-F-87, college: Houghton, currently plays in Sweden) could not help BC Lulea (17-4) in their last game on Friday. Despite Anzuluni's very good performance the league leader BC Lulea was defeated 90-76 on the road by the lower-ranked Nassjo (#6). He was the top scorer with 17 points. Anzuluni also added 7 rebounds. Anzuluni averaged so far 14.8ppg, 7.6rpg, 2.6apg and 2.1spg.

   #2. Matthew Wright (193-G-91, college: St.Bonaventure, currently plays in Philippines) was not able to help Phoenix (6-5) in their last game on Friday. Despite his very good performance Phoenix were crushed 106-85 at home by the second-ranked Alaska Aces. Wright was the top scorer with 18 points. He also added 8 rebounds and 4 assists. The Regular Season already ended. Wright has individually a very good season with high stats. He averages: 17.9ppg, 7.1rpg, 3.8apg and 1.2spg.

   #3. Jermel Kennedy (201-F-89, college: Lander, currently plays in United Kingdom) was the major contributor in a Worcester Wolves' victory against the closely-ranked Scorchers (7-13) 103-84 in the British BBL last Friday. Kennedy recorded 24 points, 7 rebounds and 5 assists. Worcester Wolves (8-11) is placed seventh in the BBL. It was his team's third consecutive victory in a row. Kennedy averaged so far 13.3ppg, 7.0rpg, 2.4apg and 1.4spg. He has a dual citizenship: Canadian and British.

   #4. Dejan Kravic (211-F/C-90, college: Texas Tech, currently plays in Greece) was not able to secure a victory for AGOR (6-9) in their game against Aris (9-6) in the Greek A1. Kravic was the second best scorer with 9 points. He also added 6 rebounds in 26 minutes. But AGOR was crushed 98-50 in Thessaloniki by the higher-ranked (#4) Aris. It was AGOR's fourth consecutive loss in a row. Kravic averaged so far 10.8ppg, 6.5rpg and 1.2bpg in 11 games he played so far. He is another player who holds two passports: Bosnia and Herzegovina and Canadian.

   #5. Chris Johnson (196-G/F-88, college: St.Bonaventure, currently plays in Portugal) led Illiabum to a victory against the tenth-ranked Lusitania (4-13) 82-78 in the Portuguese LPB last Saturday. Johnson scored 16 points. Illiabum Clube (11-6) is placed sixth in the LPB. Johnson averaged so far 10.2ppg and 2.5rpg.

   #6. Isiaha Mike (203-F-97, currently plays college basketball in the States), who plays in the NCAA couldn't help the Duquesne (2-3) in their last game on Saturday. Despite his very good performance the Duquesne was defeated 101-90 on their home court in Pittsburgh by the University of Richmond. Mike scored 23 points and grabbed 5 rebounds. Mike averaged so far 10.9ppg, 5.5rpg and 1.7apg.

   #7. Mathieu Kamba (196-G, currently studies in the States), who plays in the NCAA couldn't help the Cent.Arkansas (3-6) in their last game. Despite his very good performance the Cent.Arkansas were edged 81-80 in San Antonio by the The University of Incarnate Word. Kamba recorded 25 points, 9 rebounds and 4 assists in 33 minutes. Kamba averaged so far 14.8ppg, 7.2rpg and 1.7apg in 22 games.

   #8. Joseph Chartouny (190-G-94, is currently at the American university), who plays in the NCAA couldn't help the Fordham (1-4) in their last game. Despite his very good performance the Fordham was badly defeated 84-66 in Davidson by the College. Chartouny scored 21 points, grabbed 4 boards, passed 3 assists and added 3 steals in 35 minutes. Chartouny averaged so far 11.3ppg, 4.1rpg, 5.3apg and 3.6spg in 20 games.

   #9. Experienced Michael Fraser (203-C-84, college: Oklah.Baptist, currently plays in Poland) couldn't help AZS Polfarmex (3-14) in their last game on Sunday. Despite his good performance AZS Polfarmex was edged 70-69 in Slupsk by the higher-ranked Energa Czarni (#12). Fraser recorded 11 points, 8 rebounds and 2 blocks. Fraser's total stats this season are: 7.8ppg and 8.3rpg.

   #10. Jackson Rowe (201-F, currently plays college basketball in the States) contributed to a CS Fullerton's victory against the Cal Poly - San Luis Obispo 81-71 in the NCAA in Saturday night's game. He scored 24 points, grabbed 7 rebounds and dished 4 assists. Rowe averaged so far 10.4ppg, 6.6rpg and 1.7apg.   




Lien Phillip
Lourdes tab Lien Phillip - 1 day ago
L'union Lourdes-Tarbes Pyrenees Basket (NM1) inked 28-year old Canadian forward Lien Phillip (203-89). He has a double citizenship as he also holds Vincentian passport. Phillip is not a newcomer in French League as he played most recently at Prisse Macon (NM2). The previous (15-16) season Phillip played at Basket Club Ardres (also in NM2). His team won OUA West Division Regular Season in 2013. Phillip also represented Canada at the World University Games in Shenzhen (China) six years ago....   [read more]

Maurice
Walker
Saint-Quentin signs Maurice Walker - 1 day ago
Saint-Quentin Basket-Ball (NM1) signed 26-year old British-Canadian power forward Maurice Walker (208-118kg-91, college: Minnesota). He played last season at Worcester Wolves in British BBL league. Walker managed to play in three leagues in two countries last year. In 23 BBL games he had very impressive stats: 18.0ppg, 9.5rpg (leader !!!) and 1.9apg. He helped them to make it to the semifinals. Quite impressive season as he was voted Eurobasket.com All-British BBL Center of the Year, name...   [read more]

Kyle Wiltjer
Kyle Wiltjer signs at the Raptors - 3 days ago
Toronto Raptors landed 25-year old Canadian forward Kyle Wiltjer (208-109kg-92, college: Gonzaga). He played most recently at Houston Rockets. But in 15 NBA games he averaged just 1.1ppg last season. Wiltjer helped them to make it to the conference semifinals. He has never been drafted by the NBA. Wiltjer played in the final of D-League. Among other achievements he received NABC All-District 9 1st Team award in 2015 and 2016 at his college time. Wiltjer was also a member of Canadian inter...   [read more]


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