|Nelson’s 29 points give him Player of the Week award – Jan 13, 2014
26-year old center Travis Nelson (208-C-87) had a great game in the last round for second-ranked BK Synthesia Pardubice and receives a Eurobasket.com Player of the Week award for round 24.
Second best performed player last round was Ales Chan (215-C-80) of USK Praha. He is former international center in his first season at USK Praha. In the last game Chan recorded impressive 21 points, 9 rebounds and 2 assists. Bad luck as USK Praha was edged by the higher-ranked Orli Prostejov (#1, 18-5) 86-83. USK Praha is still in a red zone at 9th spot in . His team is not often considered as one of the league’s best with a mere 8-17 record. Chan is a newcomer at USK Praha and quickly became one of team’s most reliable players.
Third place about best performers goes to forward Martin Kriz (201-PF-93) of CEZ Nymburk (#6). Kriz scored 17 points and grabbed eight rebounds. He was a key player of CEZ Nymburk, leading his team to a 95-55 easy win against the lower-ranked MMCITE Brno (#12, 5-18). CEZ Nymburk have amazing season winning all 11 games without a single defeat in Round 2. Kriz turns to be one of the very best players in the league while he is also a leader of the top team having his eyes on the championship title. Kriz has a very solid season. In 10 games in Czech Republic he scored 6.7ppg.
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The Player of the week is chosen based on efficiency calculation, but also including game result, importance of the game, if played recorded double-double/triple-double, etc.