Statistical review of the BEKO PBL Round 20

Photo: Evgeny Solodov.
Text: BEKO PBL Press service

Fantastic Mr. Lonnie Baxter, nine UNICS home victories and the new attendance record in the game Spartak – CSKA.

1. Only one three-pointer was made by UNICS players in the game against Khimki. UNICS repeated the Leagu anti-record which was made by Spartak and Lokomotiv-Kuban before. Nevertheless Kazan gained a victory over Moscow region team.

6. Lonnie Baxter made sixth double-double in the game against Loko. Enisey center scored 27 points and made 11 rebounds and earned the MVP title of the Round 20. Baxter became the leader in this parameter. Dynamo center Alexey Zhukanenko is the second with 5 double-doubles.

7. Triumph lost in 7 games straight. That is the League anti-record.

9. UNICS made the ninth straight home victory.

57. Triumph and Nizhniy Novgorod repeated the League scoring record in one quarter. The teams scored 57 points – 29:28. The record was made by Lokomotiv-Kuban and Spartak in the game on January 22 – 34:23.

141. Dynamo center Alexey Zhukanenko keeps leading with the highest rebounds amount he made in the season - 141. Also he is the leader in the average rebounds amount in a game (7.8 in a game). Also he made more defensive rebounds than anyone else in the League – 104.

302. Enisey center Lonnie Baxter has taken the lead in the absolute scoring parameter. The American has scored 302 points in 19 games. His teammate Marcus Williams has made 298 points. Henry Domercant from Spartak has scored 293 points.

5700. Saint-Petersburg made the new audience record with 5700 visitors of the game Spartak – CSKA. The previous record also belongs to the same game with 4800 visitors on February 19.


BC Nizhny Novogorod head coach has been named the best coach of 2010/2011 season by the League.


BEKO PBL govering body has discussed possible merge of the league with VTB United league.

Spartak-Primorye from Vladivostok will play in the PBL next season if they are able to meet certain requierements.

The Moscow club is out of the top Russian league due to financial problems.

4 – 4 – 5 – 10 – 12 – 13 – 15 – 39 – 95 – 101 – 500 – 5000.


League's finals standings after the end of all play-offs series.


CSKA - Khimki - 3:1 series win

CSKA captain becomes the most valuable player of the post-season.