NEWS

10.09.2009
Montenegro Beat Swedes, Go Up To Division A

Montenegro stormed into EuroBasket Division A with an 88-71 victory at home over Sweden on Wednesday night in the Promotion Round play-offs.

The win secured a 158-121 triumph on aggregate for Dusko Vujosevic's team.

05.09.2009
Marvelous Montenegro Rout Swedes In First Leg

The Montenegro basketball machine showed no signs of slowing down in Norrköping on Saturday as Nikola Pekovic and Co rolled to a 70-50 triumph over Sweden.

In the first leg of the EuroBasket Division B Play-off, the Montenegrins began to pull away at the end of the first half and ended up hammering the Swedes to remain undefeated and take a giant step towards winning promotion to Division A.

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ROSTER

NoNamePos. HeightBirth datePlace of birth
 Joakim Blom 2.11 16.03.1976 Västerled (SWE)  
 Emir Coco   09.07.1983 Banja Luka (BIH)  
 Olivier Ilunga PG 1.85 13.03.1984 Kinshasa (COD)  
 Jonas Jerebko PF 2.07 02.03.1987 Boras (SWE)  
 Christian Maraker PF 2.06 24.09.1982 Varberg (SWE)  
 Brice Massamba 2.07 08.07.1988 Lubumbashi (COD)  
 Rudy Mbemba PG 1.82 29.08.1987 Spanga (SWE)  
 Oluoma Nnamaka PF 2.00 14.09.1978 Hel.Trefald (SWE)  
 Sean Smith SG 1.97 30.12.1987 St Göran (SWE)  
 Alexander Wikner-Nordberg 2.06 01.03.1985 Tveta (SWE)  
 4Jim Nystrom SG 1.95 05.10.1982 Kista (SWE)  
 5Thomas Massamba PG 1.85 28.03.1985 Kinshasa (COD)  
 6 Mikael Lindquist SG 1.83 16.03.1983 Kista, Stockholm (SWE)  
 7Mats Levin PG 1.89 15.06.1977 Nacka (SWE)  
 8Martin Pahlmblad SG 1.93 09.05.1986 Lund (SWE)  
 9Serkan Inan SF 2.02 05.11.1986 Sundbyberg (SWE)  
10Kenny Grant SG 1.88 16.03.1982 S.T. Olai (SWE)  
11Joakim Kjellbom 2.13 22.04.1979 Sundsvall (SWE)  
12Johan Akesson 2.10 23.03.1984 Rebbelberga (SWE)  
13Martin Ringström  PF 2.06 18.03.1981 Göteborg (SWE)  
14Lesli Myrthil 2.00 23.04.1977 Spanga, Stockholm (SWE)  
15Jonathan Skjöldebrand SF 2.04 02.08.1983 Safed (ISR)  

More Headlines

29.08.2009
Sweden Sign Off With Big Win
Sweden demolished Luxembourg 97-40 in EuroBasket Division B, Group C, to storm into the play-offs as the best second-place team.

Joakim Kjellbom had 29 points and nine rebounds for the Scandinavians, who have kept their hopes of winning promotion alive despite the absence of star player Jonas Jerebko.

26.08.2009
Packed House See Georgia Clinch Group C

Georgia won their showdown against Sweden in front of nearly 10,000 fans in Tbilisi on Wednesday to clinch first place in Group C of EuroBasket Division B.

Zaza Pachulia scored 21 points and pulled down 12 rebounds as the Georgians won 82-72.

Swedes Receive Close Shave Ahead Of Georgia Showdown19.08.2009
Georgia Keep Heat On Sweden16.08.2009
Ireland Suffer Home Loss Against Sweden15.08.2009
Jerebko Uncertainty As Sweden Gear Up For Division B04.07.2009
Sweden Lock Down Georgia In Division B Win17.09.2008
Swiss, Georgia and Sweden Take Early Command10.09.2008
Inan Upbeat About Swedish Chances23.04.2008
24 Seconds With Martin Ringström19.03.2008
Ringström: 'Sweden Is Gonna Surprise A Lot Of People'17.03.2008
Italy A Proving Ground For Sweden's Jerebko28.02.2008

Team

Sweden
Sweden

TEAM LEADERS

CategoryPlayerAvg
PTSM. Levin10.8
RTJ. Kjellbom5.2
ASK. Grant3.7
STK. Grant1.8
BSJ. Kjellbom1.0

TEAM COMPARISON

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SCHEDULE

06.09.2008vs IRL[W] 82-63 (H)
10.09.2008vs SVK[W] 89-88 (A)
17.09.2008vs GEO[W] 61-59 (H)
20.09.2008vs LUX[W] 96-51 (A)
15.08.2009vs IRL[W] 66-50 (A)
19.08.2009vs SVK[W] 64-58 (H)
26.08.2009vs GEO[L] 72-82 (A)
29.08.2009vs LUX[W] 97-40 (H)
05.09.2009vs MNE[L] 50-70 (H)
09.09.2009vs MNE[L] 71-88 (A)

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