2016-17Regular SeasonRound 9
December 07, 2016 CET: 18:00
Local time: 19:00 CIDO ARENA
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Records

3-4 Regular Season 5-1
3-4 Overall 5-1

Referees

Referee
HORDOV, TOMISLAV , Croatia
Umpire 1
KOLJENSIC, MILOS , Montenegro
Umpire 2
OVINOV, SEMEN, Russian Federation

The Take

Lietkabelis Panevezys (3-4) plays its final regular season game against Group A leader Herbalife Gran Canaria Las Palmas (5-1), which can clinch first place with another victory. If Lietkabelis loses, it will finish the regular season in fourth place. Gran Canaria boasts the EuroCup's top-ranked offense (96.5 ppg.), which is 17.5 points per game more than Lietkabelis. Granca also leads the EuroCup in steals (9.8 spg.). In their first meeting ever this season, Gran Canaria won handily, 86-67. Lietkabelis features balances scoring among the trio of Ksistof Lavrinovic (12.7 ppg.), Zygimantas Skucas (11.0) and Ben Madgen (10.9). For Gran Canaria, Kyle Kuric ranks fifth among EuroCup scorers with 18 points on average, while Pablo Aguilar adds 10.8 and Sasu Salin 10.5 per game. R. O'Neale is his team's top rebounder with 5.7 per game. Gran Canaria also leads the league in (23.3 apg.), with Albert Oliver ranking fourth individually with 7.2 and Bo McCalebb sixth with 5.3 per game. The visitors' three-point accuracy (41.0%) is the EuroCup's second-best, as Kuric makes 63.9% and Salin 56.7% of their long-range attempts. With first place within reach, expect Gran Canaria to challenge their hosts on Wednesday.
Sunday, December 4, 2016
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Lietkabelis Panevezys
# Player Pos. H. Age
1 MADGEN, BEN G 1.93 31
3 TAROLIS, DONATAS F 2.02 22
4 AUKSTIKALNIS, LUKAS G 1.96 21
5 WILLIAMS, LORENZO G 1.90 32
6 RINKUNAS, TADAS G 1.95 25
7 LAVRINOVIC, DARJUS C 2.12 37
8 LUKAUSKIS, MINDAUGAS F 1.98 37
9 LEONAVICIUS, GINTARAS G 1.94 33
10 JANAVICIUS, ZYGIMANTAS G 1.92 27
12 LAVRINOVIC, KSISTOF F 2.09 37
13 RIMSA, TOMAS C 2.08 20
21 GALDIKAS, SIMAS C 2.03 29
50 SKUCAS, ZYGIMANTAS F 2.01 24
Herbalife Gran Canaria Las Palmas
# Player Pos. H. Age
2 HENDRIX, RICHARD C 2.06 30
4 OLIVER, ALBERT G 1.87 38
5 GLUDITIS, KRISTAPS G 1.88 21
6 PLANINIC, DARKO C 2.11 26
7 MCCALEBB, BO G 1.82 31
9 SALIN, SASU G 1.91 25
13 BAEZ, EULIS F 2.01 34
14 PASECNIKS, ANZEJS C 2.16 20
15 O'NEALE, ROYCE F 1.96 23
21 PAULI, ORIOL F 2.01 22
22 RABASEDA, XAVI F 1.96 27
24 KURIC, KYLE G 1.93 27
34 AGUILAR, PABLO F 2.03 27

Player Stats

Lavrinovic, K. / 12.7 Skucas, Z. / 11.0 Madgen, B. / 10.9
Kuric, K. / 18.0 Aguilar, P. / 10.8 Salin, S. / 10.5
O'Neale, R. / 5.7 Aguilar, P. / 3.8 Hendrix, R. / 3.7
Oliver, A. / 7.2 McCalebb, B. / 5.3 Baez, E. / 2.2
McCalebb, B. / 1.7 Aguilar, P. / 1.5 Oliver, A. / 1.3
2PT
Tarolis, D. / 74.1 % Leonavicius, G. / 73.7 % Skucas, Z. / 63.4 %
Baez, E. / 73.7 % Aguilar, P. / 72.4 % Rabaseda, X. / 70.6 %
3PT
Lavrinovic, K. / 57.9 % Madgen, B. / 40.7 % Tarolis, D. / 36.4 %
Kuric, K. / 63.9 % Salin, S. / 56.7 % Pauli, O. / 33.3 %
FT
Skucas, Z. / 91.7 % Madgen, B. / 91.7 % Lavrinovic, K. / 88.9 %
Salin, S. / 100.0 % Oliver, A. / 83.3 % Aguilar, P. / 83.3 %
PIR
Lavrinovic, K. / 15.7 Williams, L. / 12.4 Skucas, Z. / 10.9
Kuric, K. / 19.7 Baez, E. / 13.0 McCalebb, B. / 12.8

Team Stats - Offense

Ave.   Ave.
79.0 Points 96.5
32.3 Rebounds 34.3
10.7 O. Rebounds 11.7
21.6 D. Rebounds 22.7
18.1 Assists 23.3
7.3 Steals 9.8
2.3 Blocks 2.5
56.4 % 2PT 59.8 %
35.1 % 3PT 41.0 %
77.8 % FT 70.9 %
82.0 PIR 114.3

Team Stats - Defense

Ave.   Ave.
80.9 Points 80.3
33.6 Rebounds 31.5
12.4 O. Rebounds 9.8
21.1 D. Rebounds 21.7
15.3 Assists 16.3
6.3 Steals 4.5
2.0 Blocks 3.0
52.0 % 2PT 55.1 %
34.5 % 3PT 36.4 %
75.8 % FT 66.9 %
86.0 PIR 77.0

Head Coaches

MAKSVYTIS, KAZYS
Lietkabelis Panevezys
"Gran Canaria is a typical Spanish team. They shoot a lot of threes also play very aggressive on defense. Gra Canaria is the best team in our group and they have proved it. We should play through defense and not get in a scoring race."

Players

LAVRINOVIC, DARJUS
Lietkabelis Panevezys
"We have chance to be third in the group so we must win this game. Gran Canaria is the favorite but we will try to win this last game of the first stage."
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Head-to-head records

Home team Away team
0 - 1
Lietkabelis Panevezys Herbalife Gran Canaria Las Palmas
* overall record in EuroCup since 2002
Lietkabelis Panevezys
Home record vs. Herbalife Gran Canaria Las Palmas: 0-0
Away record vs. Herbalife Gran Canaria Las Palmas: 0-1
Herbalife Gran Canaria Las Palmas
Home record vs. Lietkabelis Panevezys: 1-0
Away record vs. Lietkabelis Panevezys: 0-0

Results

Season Date Phase Home Result Away
2016-17 02 November 2016 Regular Season Herbalife Gran Canaria Las Palmas 86 - 67 Lietkabelis Panevezys