Turkish Airlines EuroLeague
Adidas Next Generation Tournament
Week 4 MVP: Nikola Vucevic, KK Buducnost Voli
Dec 07, 2011
With Week 4 in the regular season arrived the first teams to advance to the Last 16. Despite winning its game however, KK Buducnost Voli still could not advance to the next round, but Nikola Vucevic emerged as the leader of the team on court and earned MVP of the Week honors thanks to an index rating performance of 36, the most among players in winning teams and, this week, also of any team. Vucevic scored 22 points with 7 of 8 two-point shots and 8 of 8 free throws, pulled 10 rebounds, dished 2 assists and drew 5 fouls which amounted to the best individual performance of the week. Next in line were Cholet Basket's Fabien Causeur, PGE Turow's David Jackson and KRKA Novo Mesto's Jure Balazic, all with an index rating performance of 28. Completing the top five performances this week was Arminas Urbutis of BC Rudupis (27).
Individual highs: Andrew Albicy 10 assists
Balazic of KRKA and Petr Benda oc CEZ Nymburk were the best scorers this week as both nailed 24 points in their respective games. KK Cibona's Andrija Zizic pulled 12 boards, the most this week and Andrew Albicy of BCM Gravelines led his team to another win with his 10 assists. Three players managed to have 5 assists: Jason Dourisseau of GasTerra Flames, Baris Ermis of BK Banvit and Dashaun Wood of Alba Berlin. Finally, two players led all in blocks with 3 each as Brian Randle of Hapoel Jerusalem and Avis Wyatt of GasTerra Flames were the best stoppers this week.