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Hard Work Pays Off - Nov 11, 2012


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Hello fans,
It's been an intense week with practices, and other training to prepare for yesterday game on the road against Kauhajoki. Everyone began the week with a different mindset of what we were focusing unto what to do, which was get better as a team and take an important victory on the road against a team that is well known for playing hard. It all started off with the game being a rally back and forth, competing on both ends of the court. With Kauhajoki trying to pressure our guards, and trap, we handled the pressure well and was able to get some great looks and shots within our offense. With that being said, our defense was actually well ran and the intensity was at a high level within both teams. First half, we entered the locker room down by 5 points. We where not to worried because we have been in situations as this before, but our main goal was to just continue to attack, rebound, and play team defense. Third quarter arrives and the opposing team goes on a little run, which got their momentum going and they began to feel confident and controlled over the game. We ended up trailing down by 15 points, which began to look like things where going to go in the wrong direction. Our coaches gathered us together and helped us regroup and changed the game plan a little and we where right back into the game, and the intensity was on another level than it was in the first half. When the intensity is high, the game starts to get even more interesting because the score is close, the crowd is obnoxious, and the benches are cheering for their teams to finish and make plays to help them win. It all comes down to the wire in the fourth quarter with us being down by 3 points, with them having possession of the ball. I can see on our faces that we where ready to play this one hard possession with all we got so we could get the ball and tie the ball game. With that being said we did accomplish are mission and got a steal and knocked down the 3 to tie the ball game. Six seconds left on the clock and the gym rocking with all of the noise, they miss the shot attempt and overtime we go. Our second over time this season, and the thing was for us is to see if we have the toughness and heart to complete the game on the road and finish off with the victory. Our goal was accomplished. In overtime, we totally controlled the game offensively, and defensively which gave us a great road victory. I had a pretty good game finishing with 26 points and 9 rebounds. A great win for Lappeeranta Namika Hoops. Now we put this win in the books and prepare these next couple of days for our next game at home. Until then, that is all I have.. Thank you for reading my blogs and I hope you continue to read them.

Greg Logins #4
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Eurobasket.com All-Finnish Korisliiga Awards 2016- May.20, 2016  (by Eurobasket Center)


Finals MVP: D.J. Richardson (190-G-91) of Kouvot;
Player of the Year: Teemu Rannikko (189-PG-80) of Kataja Basket;
Guard of the Year: Teemu Rannikko (189-PG-80) of Kataja Basket;
Forward of the Year: Thomas Scrubb (198-F-91) of Kataja Basket;
Center of the Year: Dragan Labovic (207-F/C-87) of BC Nokia;
Import Player of the Year: D.J. Richardson (190-G-91) of Kouvot;
Domestic Player of the Year: Teemu Rannikko (189-PG-80) of Kataja Basket;
Defensive Player of the Y
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Eurobasket.com All-Finnish League Awards 2016- Apr.28, 2016  (by Eurobasket Center)


Finals MVP: Chandrea Jones (177-SF-87) of Catz;
Player of the Year: Elena Reshetko (184-F-86) of Catz;
Guard of the Year: Candice Warthen (165-G-92) of FoA;
Forward of the Year: Chandrea Jones (177-SF-87) of Catz;
Center of the Year: Chandra Harris (185-F/C-89) of Catz;
Import of the Year: Chandra Harris (185-F/C-89) of Catz;
Bosman Player of the Year: Elena Reshetko (184-F-86) of Catz;
Domestic Player of the Year: Heta Korpivaara (185-G/F-84) of Honka;
Defens
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Eurobasket.com All-Finnish 1st Division Division A Awards 2016- Apr.27, 2016  (by Eurobasket Center)


Finals MVP: Reginald Bratton (193-G/F-86) of UU-Korihait;
Player of the Year: Marcus Van (201-F/C-87) of UU-Korihait;
Guard of the Year: Ramon Nelson (175-PG-90) of Bisons Loimaa;
Forward of the Year: Julian Boyd (201-F-90) of Porvoon Tarmo;
Center of the Year: Marcus Van (201-F/C-87) of UU-Korihait;
Import Player of the Year: Marcus Van (201-F/C-87) of UU-Korihait;
Domestic Player of the Year: Mikko Jalonen (186-PG-82) of UU-Korihait;
Defensive Player of the Year
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Eurobasket.com All-Finnish 1st Division Division B Awards 2016 Apr.27, 2016
Tiina Sten selected the top Finn playing abroad in last week's games Apr.6, 2016
Helmi Basket wins 1st Division Apr.5, 2016
Tiina Sten selected the top Finn playing abroad in last week's games Mar.30, 2016
Krista Gross selected the top Finn playing abroad in last week's games Mar.23, 2016
Linda-Lotta Lehtoranta selected the top Finn playing abroad in last week's games Mar.16, 2016
Linda-Lotta Lehtoranta selected the top Finn playing abroad in last week's games Mar.9, 2016
Linda-Lotta Lehtoranta selected the top Finn playing abroad in last week's games Mar.2, 2016
Linda-Lotta Lehtoranta selected the top Finn playing abroad in last week's games Feb.17, 2016
Linda-Lotta Lehtoranta selected the top Finn playing abroad in last week's games Feb.10, 2016
Tiina Sten selected the top Finn playing abroad in last week's games Jan.27, 2016
Linda-Lotta Lehtoranta selected the top Finn playing abroad in last week's games Jan.20, 2016
Tiina Sten selected the top Finn playing abroad in last week's games Jan.13, 2016
Krista Gross' double-double lands her Player of the Week award among Finns playing currently abroad: Dec.23, 2015
Krista Gross selected the top Finn playing abroad in last week's games Dec.16, 2015
New team, new goals... and back home! Sep.3, 2015
Playoffs are back in Helsinki Apr.17, 2015
Third (and last) part of the season Feb.16, 2015
Xmas break Dec.21, 2014
Late start, but we are better, now Nov.2, 2014
New country, new challenges Oct.5, 2014
Eurobasket.com All-Finnish League Awards 2014 Apr.27, 2014
The Journey Apr.17, 2014
Enjoy The Break Dec.21, 2013
HERE WE GO Oct.4, 2013
IM BACK Sep.8, 2013
Last week of preparations Aug.27, 2013
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