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 Kadre GRAY
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 Dut DUT
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  (198-F-)
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 7. Iegorov, TRU9.6 
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 Ritchie KANZA MATA
  Dalhousie
  (184-G-)
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 7. Rocca, Windsor4.5 
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 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 
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 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 
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 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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Andrew Wiggins' 41 points make him top Canadian player abroad of the week - Apr 11, 2017


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We bring you last week's top performances from Canadians who are playing abroad and who all have had prior experience of national team duties at youth or senior level.


Andrew Wiggins
Andrew Wiggins
   #1. This week's number one is former international guard Andrew Wiggins (203-95, college: Kansas, currently plays in NBA). He could not help the Minnesota Timberwolves (31-49) in their last game. Despite Wiggins' very good performance the Minnesota Timberwolves (31-49) were edged 110-109 on the road by the Los Angeles Lakers. He was the top scorer with 41 points in 38 minutes on the court; quite an impressive performance considering it's only Wiggins' third season in pro basketball. It was Timberwolves' fourth consecutive loss in a row. There are only two games left until the end of the NBA Regular Season. So now every game will be critical. Wiggins has individually a very good year with high stats. He averages: 23.7ppg, 4.1rpg, 2.3apg, 2FGP: 47.6%, 3FGP: 35.8% and FT: 76.4% in 80 games he played so far. Wiggins played for the Canadian senior national team two years ago.

Jamal Murray
Jamal Murray
   #2. Second place goes to former international swingman Jamal Murray (198-97, college: Kentucky, currently plays in NBA). He led Denver Nuggets to a victory over the New Orleans Pelicans (33-47) 122-106 in the NBA last Friday. Murray was MVP of the game. He scored 30 points (!!!), had 4 rebounds and dished 5 assists (went 8 for 8 at the free throw line); not bad, considering it's only Murray's third season in pro basketball. The Denver Nuggets have 38-42 record this season. There are only two games left until the end of the NBA Regular Season. So now every game is very crucial. It's Murray's first year with the team. He has relatively good stats this season: 9.7ppg, 2.6rpg, 1.9apg, 2FGP: 46.7%, 3FGP: 33.0% and FT: 88.0%. Murray played for the Canadian national team in 2015.

Kevin Pangos
Kevin Pangos
   #3. The Canadian player who performed third best last week abroad was former international point guard Kevin Pangos (188-93, college: Gonzaga, currently plays in Euroleague). He was the main contributor in Zalgiris' victory against the closely-ranked Baskonia (17-13) 84-79 in the Euroleague on Thursday night. Pangos was the best player in that game. He scored 15 points, had 5 boards, dished 4 assists and stole 3 balls (went 6 for 6 at the free throw line) in 27 minutes. B.C. Zalgiris Kaunas (14-16) is placed tenth in the Euroleague. The Regular Season already ended in the Euroleague. It's Pangos' first season with the team. This year Pangos' overall stats are: 8.7ppg, 1.8rpg, 3.2apg, 2FGP: 28.4%, 3FGP: 45.7%(59-129) and FT: 86.2% in 30 games. He has a dual citizenship: Canadian and Slovenian. Pangos played for the Canadian national team eight years ago.

Melvin Ejim
Melvin Ejim
   #4. Forward Melvin Ejim (200-91, college: Iowa St., currently plays in Italy) contributed to a 3-point Umana Venezia's victory against the closely-ranked Scandone AV (16-10) 78-75 in the Italian Serie A in Monday night's game. He recorded 12 points, 7 rebounds and 3 assists. It was the game of the round between two top 4 ranked teams. Umana Reyer Venezia (17-9) is placed second in the Serie A. It was his team's fifth consecutive victory in a row. There are only four games left until the end of the Regular Season. So now every game will be important. This season Ejim has relatively solid stats: 10.5ppg, 5.4rpg and 1.8apg. He is another player who holds two passports: Canadian and Nigerian. Ejim is also Canadian national team player.

Aaron Doornekamp
Aaron Doornekamp
   #5. Former international forward Aaron Doornekamp (201-85, agency: Interperformances, currently plays in Spain) was not able to help CB Canarias (19-8) in their last game. Despite his good performance CB Canarias was edged 85-82 on the opponent's court by the lower-ranked (#8) Andorra. Doornekamp recorded 11 points in 27 minutes. Doornekamp has reliable stats this year: 12.0ppg, 3.9rpg and 1.3apg in 27 games. He has both Canadian and Dutch nationalities. Doornekamp used to play for the Canadian national team two years ago.

Robert Sacre
Robert Sacre
   #6. Center Robert Sacre (213-89, college: Gonzaga, currently plays in Japan) contributed to a 3-point Hitachi Sunrockers' victory against the fifth-ranked Yokohama BC (15-36) 69-66 in the Japanese B League on Sunday night. He was the top player that evening. Sacre recorded a double-double by scoring 28 points and getting 10 rebounds. He also added 4 assists and 5 blocks. Hitachi SunRockers Tokyo-Shibuya (26-25) is placed third in Central group. Sacre's stats this season are: 14.2ppg, 9.0rpg and 1.3apg. He is a former international player as he played for the Canadian senior team two years ago.

Dwight Powell
Dwight Powell
   #7. Former international forward Dwight Powell (211-91, college: Stanford, currently plays in NBA) was not able to secure a victory for the Dallas Mavericks (32-48) in their game against the Phoenix Suns (24-57) in the NBA, despite his very good performance in Sunday night's game. Powell was the second best scorer with 21 points. He also added 5 rebounds in 32 minutes. But the Dallas Mavericks (32-48) lost 111-124 in Phoenix to the Suns. It was Mavericks' fourth consecutive loss in a row. There are only two games left until the end of the NBA Regular Season. So now every game will be extremely important. This year Powell's total stats are: 6.7ppg and 4.1rpg in 74 games. He used to play for the Canadian national team two years ago.

Andrew Rautins
Andrew Rautins
   #8. Guard Andrew Rautins (193-86, college: Syracuse, currently plays in Turkey) contributed to an easy victory against the 13th-ranked Trabzonspor (8-17) crushing them 96-75 in the Turkish BSL last Saturday. Rautins recorded 12 points, 5 rebounds and 8 assists. Gaziantep Basketbol (13-12) is placed eighth in the BSL. Rautins averaged so far 11.5ppg, 3.8rpg, 4.5apg and 1.3spg. He is a naturalized American. Rautins used to play for the Canadian national team back in 2013.

Greg Surmacz
Greg Surmacz
   #9. Former University international forward Greg Surmacz (203-86, agency: Promotex, currently plays in Poland) was the major contributor in a Energa Czarni's victory against the league outsider Siarka (4-25) 92-86 in the Polish PLK on Wednesday night. He scored 19 points, grabbed 8 rebounds and dished 4 assists in 35 minutes. Energa Czarni Slupsk (16-12) is placed seventh in the PLK. It was his team's fourth consecutive victory in a row. There are only four games left until the end of the Regular Season. Surmacz has averaged so far 9.2ppg, 4.9rpg and 1.8apg in 25 games. He used to play for the Canadian university national team eight years ago.

Tyler Ennis
Tyler Ennis
   #10. Guard Tyler Ennis (188-94, college: Syracuse, currently plays in NBA) faced previously mentioned Andrew Wiggins in the NBA last game. Ennis contributed to a 1-point Los Angeles Lakers' victory against the Minnesota Timberwolves (31-49) 110-109. He was the top player that evening. Ennis scored 20 points and added 5 passes. There are only two games left until the end of the NBA Regular Season. Ennis averaged so far 7.6ppg, 1.3rpg and 2.2apg. He is an international player who is currently on the senior Canadian National Team roster.

   #11. Former international guard Olivier Hanlan (193-93, college: Boston Coll., currently plays in France) couldn't help Le Mans in their game against Gravelines-Dunkerque in the French ProA, despite his very good performance last Saturday. Hanlan was the second best scorer with 16 points. He also added 5 passes in 29 minutes. But his team was edged 75-72. Hanlan's stats this year are: 10.3ppg, 2.6rpg and 2.0apg in 26 games. He used to play for the Canadian national team two years ago.

   #12. Former U19 international forward Dyshawn Pierre (198-93, college: Dayton, currently plays in Germany) couldn't help Braunschweig in their game against Eisbaeren Bremerhaven in the German BBL. Despite his very good performance on Saturday night Pierre recorded a double-double by scoring 25 points and getting 11 rebounds. He also added 8 assists. Pierre averaged so far 13.3ppg, 7.1rpg and 2.8apg. He used to play for the Canadian U19 national team back in 2011.

   #13. Former U18 international forward Grandy Glaze (204, college: Grand Canyon, currently plays in Mexico) contributed to a Caballeros de Culiacan's victory against the closely-ranked Lobos UAD Mazatlan 89-83 in the Mexican CIBACOPA in Wednesday night's game. Glaze was the top player that evening. He had a double-double by scoring 20 points and getting 12 rebounds. Glaze also added 3 assists and 3 steals in only a mere 1 minutes. Glaze averaged so far 14.9ppg, 10.5rpg, 1.6apg and 1.4spg in 10 games. He used to play for the Canadian U18 national team seven years ago.

   #14. Former international power forward Kelly Olynyk (213-91, college: Gonzaga, currently plays in NBA) helped Boston Celtics win their game against the Charlotte Hornets 121-114 in the NBA last Saturday. Olynyk recorded a double-double by scoring 13 points and getting 11 rebounds. He also added 4 assists. Olynyk averaged so far 9.1ppg, 4.8rpg and 1.9apg. He used to play for the Canadian national team back in 2015.

   #15. International point guard Cory Joseph (190-91, college: Texas, currently plays in NBA) helped Toronto Raptors edge the Miami Heat 96-94 in the NBA on Friday night. Joseph scored 14 points, had 4 boards, dished 3 assists and stole 3 balls in 26 minutes. Joseph averaged so far 9.3ppg, 2.9rpg and 3.4apg in 79 games. He is also in the roster of the Canadian national team.


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) led BC Lulea to a victory over one of league's weakest teams Umea (5-27) crushing them 92-57 in the Swedish Basketligan in Wednesday night's game. Anzuluni was the top player that evening. He scored 23 points, made 3 passes and 3 steals. BC Lulea (24-8) is placed first in the Basketligan. Anzuluni averaged so far 14.8ppg, 6.9rpg, 2.6apg and 2.1spg.

   #2. Hernst Laroche (185-PG-89, agency: HMS, college: N.Mexico St., currently plays in France) was the main contributor in Saint-Quentin's victory against the closely-ranked Denain Voltaire (13-14) 70-69 in the French ProB (second division) last Sunday. He was the top player that evening. Laroche scored 21 points. Saint-Quentin Basket-Ball (12-15) is placed 13th in the ProB. Laroche has averaged so far 7.6ppg, 2.9rpg, 4.4apg and 1.3spg.

   #3. Experienced Omar El Turk (186-SG-81, college: Dawson, currently plays in Lebanon) contributed to Byblos' victory against the third-ranked Louaize (11-12) 90-84 in the Lebanese Pepsi LBL on Wednesday night. He recorded 12 points. It was the game of the round between two top 3 ranked teams in Group A. Byblos Sporting Club (16-7) is placed second. El Turk's team will play only one more game in the Second Stage. This season El Turk averages only 4.4ppg. He has a dual citizenship: Canadian and Lebanese.

   #4. Michael Fraser (203-C-84, college: Oklah.Baptist, currently plays in Poland) contributed to Polfarmex's victory against the league outsider Siarka (4-25) 72-67 in the Polish PLK last Saturday. Fraser was the top player that evening. He recorded a double-double by scoring 15 points and getting 14 rebounds. AZS Polfarmex Kutno (5-23) is placed second from the bottom (#16) in the PLK. It was his team's first victory after nine consecutive loses. There are only four games left until the end of the Regular Season. Fraser has averaged so far 9.5ppg and 8.7rpg.

   #5. Ali Kanaan (207-C/F-85, college: Mass.-Lowell, currently plays in Lebanon) is a teammate of previously mentioned Omar El Turk and both played together in the last Lebanese Pepsi LBL game. Kanaan managed to help Byblos Sporting Club to win against the third-ranked Louaize (11-12) 90-84. He recorded 5 points, 5 rebounds and 4 blocks. Kanaan has been at the team for four years. Kanaan has averaged so far 5.2ppg, 5.6rpg and 1.5apg. He is another player who holds two passports: Canadian and Lebanese.

   #6. Jabs Newby (188-G-91, college: Gannon, currently plays in Mexico) could not help Pioneros Los Mochis (1-10) in their last game. Despite Newby's good performance the bottom-ranked Pioneros Los Mochis was badly defeated 89-73 on the road by the leading Rayos de Hermosillo. He scored 14 points, grabbed 5 boards, passed 5 assists and added 5 steals in only a mere 1 minutes. Newby averaged so far 13.4ppg, 4.0rpg, 3.5apg and 1.5spg in 11 games he played so far.

   #7. Robbie Sihota (201-F-87, currently plays in Hungary) was not able to help MAFC (4-24) in their last game. Despite his very good performance the fourth-placed MAFC was badly defeated 90-74 on the opponent's court by the second-ranked Jaszberenyi in the Places 11-14 group. Sihota had a double-double by scoring 20 points and getting 12 rebounds. He also added 3 assists (went 5 for 5 at the free throw line) in 40 minutes. Sihota averaged so far 14.9ppg, 7.9rpg and 1.4apg in 28 games. He has both Indian and Canadian nationalities.

   #8. Ali Mahmoud (184-PG-83, currently plays in Lebanon) is a teammate of previously mentioned Omar El Turk. But that was another game of his team in Lebanese Pepsi LBL which we would like to mention. Mahmoud was not able to secure a victory for Byblos in their game against Sagesse. He scored 8 points in 20 minutes. His team lost 63-72. Mahmoud has averaged so far 6.2ppg, 1.9rpg and 2.0apg in 10 games. He also holds two passports: Canadian and Lebanese.

   #9. Bikramjit Gill (201-F-92, college: Ball St., currently plays in Japan) couldn't help Kagoshima (7-45) in their last game on Sunday. Despite Gill's very good performance the sixth-placed Kagoshima was badly defeated 93-74 in Hiroshima by the second-ranked Dragonflies in the West group. He recorded a double-double by scoring 26 points and getting 11 rebounds. Gill averaged so far 11.0ppg and 5.9rpg.

   #10. Meshack Lufile (203-PF, college: Cape Breton, currently plays in Holland) contributed to Leeuwarden's victory against the closely-ranked Amsterdam 80-70 in the Dutch Eredivisie in Saturday night's game. He was the top player that evening. Lufile recorded 18 points, 5 rebounds and 2 blocks in 29 minutes. He averaged so far 12.1ppg and 6.1rpg in 28 games.   




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