Jamaal Franklin

Jamaal Franklin



Here is the last round review presented by Job Market.

The most important game in the last round took place in Shanghai between third ranked Golden Bulls (9-3) and fifth ranked Sharks (10-2) on Thursday night. Golden Bulls were defeated by Sharks in a tough game on the road 103-112. It was a key game for the second position in the league. Sharks made 25-of-33 free shots (75.8 percent) during the game. Sharks outrebounded Golden Bulls 41-29 including 29 on the defensive glass. They looked well-organized offensively handing out 35 assists. 32 personal fouls committed by Golden Bulls helped opponents get some easy free throw opportunities. American Jamaal Franklin (196-91, college: SDSU, agency: Slash Sports) orchestrated the victory with a double-double by scoring 39 points (!!!), 9 rebounds and 14 assists. The former international center Zhelin Wang (213-94) contributed with 24 points, 13 rebounds and 9 assists for the winners. American center Harold Yu (221) replied with a double-double by scoring 21 points and 11 rebounds for Golden Bulls. Both coaches used bench players which allowed the starters a little rest for the next games. Sharks have an impressive eight-game winning streak. They moved-up to second place, which they share with 3 other teams. Golden Bulls at the other side dropped to the sixth position with three games lost. They share it with Guangzhou LL. Sharks is looking forward to face Aviators (#5) in Shenzhen in the next round. Golden Bulls will play at home against Blue Whales and are hoping to win this game.
CBA top team – Flying Leopards (11-1) managed to deliver another win. This time they beat tenth ranked Royal Fighters (7-5) in Yingkou 97-86. It ended at the same time the three-game winning streak of Royal Fighters. American guard Kyle Fogg (190-90, college: Arizona) scored 31 points to lead the charge for the winners and Hao Fu chipped in 18 points and 8 rebounds during the contest. American center Isaac Haas (218-95, college: Purdue) responded with a double-double by scoring 10 points and 14 rebounds. Both coaches tested many bench players and allowed the starting five to rest. Flying Leopards have an impressive eight-game winning streak. They maintain first position with 11-1 record. Royal Fighters at the other side keep the tenth place with five games lost. They share the position with Shandong H.. Flying Leopards will play against Guangsha Lions (#3) in Hangzhou in the next round, which may be the game of the day. Royal Fighters will play on the road against Loongs (#9) in Taiyuan and it may be a tough game between close rivals.
Bottom-ranked Bayi Rockets is still unable to win any game. This time they could not use their home court advantage losing their 12th consecutive match to eleventh ranked Heroes (7-5) 111-75 on Thursday evening. ShiYan Gao notched a double-double by scoring 21 points, 6 rebounds, 10 assists and 6 steals to lead the effort. Even a double-double of 18 points and 10 rebounds by CJ Trotter did not help to save the game for Bayi Rockets. The winner was already known earlier in the game, so both coaches allowed to play the bench players saving starting five for next games. Heroes moved-up to tenth place, which they share with Beijing RF. Newly promoted Bayi Rockets still closes the standings with 12 games lost. Heroes will meet at home higher ranked Long-Lions (#6) in the next round and it may be quite challenging game. Bayi Rockets will play against Monkey Kings (#19) in Jiangsu and hope to get finally their first victory.

There were no big surprises in other games of round 14: Tianjin were smashed by Shenzhen A. on the road 131-104. Nanjing TX MK was destroyed by Shanxi L. on its own court 90-122. Fujian S. unfortunately lost to Sichuan BW in a road game 90-100. Guangdong ST rolled over Jiangsu D. at home 108-73. Jilin NE T. was defeated by Guangzhou LL on the opponent’s court 107-104. Qingdao E. was beaten by Beijing D. in a home game 73-78. Xinjiang FT lost to Guangsha L. on the road 100-109.
The most impressive performance of 14th round was 36 points (!!!) and 8 rebounds by Jinqiu Hu of Guangsha L..

Liaoning FL – Beijing RF 97-86

CBA top team – Flying Leopards (11-1) managed to deliver another win. This time they beat tenth ranked Royal Fighters (7-5) in Yingkou 97-86. It ended at the same time the three-game winning streak of Royal Fighters. Flying Leopards had a 14-3 advantage in offensive rebounds. Their players were unselfish on offense dishing 23 assists. Royal Fighters were plagued by 27 personal fouls down the stretch. American guard Kyle Fogg (190-90, college: Arizona) scored 31 points to lead the charge for the winners and the former international center Hao Fu (206-97) chipped in 18 points and 8 rebounds during the contest. American center Isaac Haas (218-95, college: Purdue) responded with a double-double by scoring 10 points and 14 rebounds and Sanning Liao scored 18 points. Both teams had four players each who scored in double figures. Both coaches tested many bench players and allowed the starting five to rest. Flying Leopards have an impressive eight-game winning streak. They maintain first position with 11-1 record. Royal Fighters at the other side keep the tenth place with five games lost. They share the position with Shandong H.. Flying Leopards will play against Guangsha Lions (#3) in Hangzhou in the next round, which may be the game of the day. Royal Fighters will play on the road against Loongs (#9) in Taiyuan and it may be a tough game between close rivals.
Top scorers:
Liaoning FL: F.Kyle 31+1reb+3ast, F.Hao 18+8reb+2ast, Z.Jiwei 14+3reb+7ast, G.Ailun 10+6reb+5ast, H.Dejun 7+11reb+1ast, L.XiaoXu 6+10reb
Beijing RF: L.Sanning 18+4reb+3ast, L.Weihao 15+2reb, S.TongLin 12+4reb+7ast, H.Isaac 10+14reb+1ast, L.Gen 7+1reb+3ast, L.Bo 7+1reb+2ast

gschID: 938611

Shanghai S. – Zhejiang GB. 112-103

The most important game in the last round took place in Shanghai between third ranked Golden Bulls (9-3) and fifth ranked Sharks (10-2) on Thursday night. Golden Bulls were defeated by Sharks in a tough game on the road 103-112. It was a key game for the second position in the league. Sharks made 25-of-33 free shots (75.8 percent) during the game. Sharks outrebounded Golden Bulls 41-29 including 29 on the defensive glass. They looked well-organized offensively handing out 35 assists. 32 personal fouls committed by Golden Bulls helped opponents get some easy free throw opportunities. American Jamaal Franklin (196-91, college: SDSU, agency: Slash Sports) orchestrated the victory with a double-double by scoring 39 points (!!!), 9 rebounds and 14 assists. The former international center Zhelin Wang (213-94) contributed with a double-double by scoring 24 points, 13 rebounds and 9 assists for the winners. American center Harold Yu (221) replied with a double-double by scoring 21 points and 11 rebounds and the former international point guard Qian Wu (188-94) added 22 points and 8 assists in the effort for Golden Bulls. Both teams had four players each who scored in double figures. Both coaches used bench players which allowed the starters a little rest for the next games. Sharks have an impressive eight-game winning streak. They moved-up to second place, which they share with 3 other teams. Golden Bulls at the other side dropped to the sixth position with three games lost. They share it with Guangzhou LL. Sharks is looking forward to face Aviators (#5) in Shenzhen in the next round. Golden Bulls will play at home against Blue Whales and are hoping to win this game.
Top scorers:
Shanghai S.: F.Jamaal 39+9reb+14ast, W.Zhelin 24+13reb+9ast, R.Junwei 15+6reb+1ast, G.Haowen 10+2reb+2ast, L.Hanchen 8+1reb+3ast, L.Zheng 8+5reb+4ast
Zhejiang GB.: W.Qian 22+2reb+8ast, Y.Harold 21+11reb+2ast, C.Shuaipeng 17+2reb+6ast, Z.Liu 13+1reb+1ast, Z.Xuhang 11+1reb, L.Xiaotian 7+1reb+2ast

gschID: 938612

Bayi Rockets – Shandong H. 75-111

Bottom-ranked Bayi Rockets is still unable to win any game. This time they could not use their home court advantage losing their 12th consecutive match to eleventh ranked Heroes (7-5) 111-75 on Thursday evening. Heroes shot 20 for 27 from the free-throw line, while Bayi Rockets only scored three points from the stripe. Heroes forced 24 Bayi Rockets turnovers and outrebounded them 49-34 including a 38-24 advantage in defensive rebounds. They looked well-organized offensively handing out 36 assists comparing to just 21 passes made by Bayi Rockets’ players. Great defensive blocking was one of the keys in this match when Heroes made 7 blocks. International point guard ShiYan Gao (186-96) notched a double-double by scoring 21 points, 6 rebounds, 10 assists and 6 steals to lead the effort and the former international center HanLin Tao (208-91) supported him with 16 points and 9 rebounds. Five Heroes players scored in double figures. Even a double-double of 18 points and 10 rebounds by American swingman CJ Trotter (192-88, college: S.Indiana) did not help to save the game for Bayi Rockets. Center Senao Peng (208-3) added 8 points, 6 rebounds and 4 assists for the hosts. The winner was already known earlier in the game, so both coaches allowed to play the bench players saving starting five for next games. Heroes moved-up to tenth place, which they share with Beijing RF. Newly promoted Bayi Rockets still closes the standings with 12 games lost. Heroes will meet at home higher ranked Long-Lions (#6) in the next round and it may be quite challenging game. Bayi Rockets will play against Monkey Kings (#19) in Jiangsu and hope to get finally their first victory.
Top scorers:
Shandong H.: G.ShiYan 21+6reb+10ast, T.HanLin 16+9reb+2ast, C.Peidong 16+4reb+5ast, L.JingYu 15+4reb+5ast, H.Qiaowen 10+6reb+4ast, Y.Liu 9+3reb+1ast
Bayi Rockets: T.CJ 18+10reb+2ast, M.Zhenxiang 13+1reb, H.Delong 10+2reb+3ast, Z.Junfeng 9+1reb+4ast, P.Senao 8+6reb+4ast, L.Bairun 7+2reb+2ast

gschID: 938613

Shenzhen A. – Tianjin 131-104

No shocking result in a game when fifth ranked Aviators (10-2) crushed 17th ranked Pioneers (2-10) in Shenzhen 131-104 on Thursday. Aviators dominated down low during the game scoring 72 of its points in the paint compared to Pioneers’ 44 and made 20-of-26 free shots (76.9 percent) during the game. Aviators had a 32-17 advantage in offensive rebounds. They looked well-organized offensively handing out 42 assists comparing to just 25 passes made by Pioneers’ players. American guard Askia Booker (186-93, college: Colorado) notched a double-double by scoring 24 points, 5 rebounds and 13 assists to lead the effort and the former international center Zijie Shen (210-97) supported him with 18 points, 10 rebounds and 4 blocks (perfect from the field making all seven shots !!!). Even 24 points and 5 assists by Jin Xin (196-95) did not help to save the game for Pioneers. Guard Deshaui Shi (192-92) added 21 points for the guests. Four Aviators and five Pioneers players scored in double figures. Since the result was very predictable, it gave the chance for the coaches to test many bench players and allowed the starting five to get some rest. Aviators have an impressive six-game winning streak. They moved-up to second place, which they share with 3 other teams. Pioneers lost fifth consecutive game. They keep the seventeenth position with ten games lost. They share it with Sichuan BW. Aviators will meet Sharks (#4) in the next round. Pioneers will play against Jiangsu Dragons (#16) and it may be a tough game between close rivals.
Top scorers:
Shenzhen A.: B.Askia 24+5reb+13ast, G.QuAn 19+3reb+3ast, S.Zijie 18+10reb+3ast, Z.Yiming 15+4reb+1ast, L.Pengyu 14+1reb+3ast, Z.Rong 11+7ast
Tianjin: X.Jin 24+4reb+5ast, S.Deshaui 21+3reb+3ast, H.Siyu 16+6reb+4ast, M.Zikai 12+6reb+1ast, L.Benson 11+2ast, L.Rongpei 7+1ast

gschID: 938614

Nanjing TX MK – Shanxi L. 90-122

Very expected game when 18th ranked Monkey Kings (1-11) were smashed by ninth ranked Loongs (8-4) in Jiangsu 122-90 on Thursday. Loongs dominated down low during the game scoring 62 of its points in the paint compared to Monkey Kings’ 34 and made 18-of-23 free shots (78.3 percent) during the game. They outrebounded Monkey Kings 54-40 including a 43-30 advantage in defensive rebounds. Loongs looked well-organized offensively handing out 34 assists. American point guard Kay Felder (175-95, college: Oakland) notched a triple-double by scoring 22 points, 11 rebounds and 15 assists to lead the effort and the former international Shuai Yuan (194-94) supported him with 29 points and 4 assists. Five Loongs players scored in double figures. Even 24 points and 7 assists by the former international point guard Tal Co (191-91) did not help to save the game for Monkey Kings. Forward Rongxiao Sun (202-95) added 17 points and 8 rebounds for the hosts. Since the result was very predictable, it gave the chance for the coaches to test many bench players and allowed the starting five to get some rest. Loongs moved-up to eighth place, which they share with Beijing D. Monkey Kings lost ninth consecutive game. They dropped to the nineteenth position with 11 games lost. Loongs will meet at home Royal Fighters (#11) in the next round. Monkey Kings will play against Bayi Rockets (#20) and it may be a tough game between close rivals.
Top scorers:
Shanxi L.: Y.Shuai 29+2reb+4ast, F.Kay 22+11reb+15ast, G.ZhaoBao 22+4reb+2ast, Y.PengFei 15+9reb, Z.Ning 14+8reb+4ast, X.Zhijiang 11+7reb+1ast
Nanjing TX MK: C.Tal 24+1reb+7ast, W.Zirui 18+3reb+4ast, S.Rongxiao 17+8reb+1ast, L.Dong 8+12reb, R.Wang 7+2reb+3ast, H.Yifeng 6+7reb+2ast

gschID: 938615

Sichuan BW – Fujian S. 100-90

There was a surprise result when nineteenth ranked Blue Whales (2-10) won against higher ranked Sturgeons (3-9) in Sichuan 100-90 on Thursday. Blue Whales made 18-of-22 free shots (81.8 percent) during the game. They looked well-organized offensively handing out 33 assists comparing to just 20 passes made by Sturgeons’ players. Chen Chen (201-85) notched a double-double by scoring 18 points, 8 rebounds and 10 assists to lead the effort and Ruoyu Su (206-91) supported him with 18 points, 5 rebounds and 4 assists. Even 28 points and 7 assists by center Huang Yi (207-99) did not help to save the game for Sturgeons. Swingman Jianghuai Li (191-92) added 12 points and 7 assists for the guests. Five Blue Whales and four Sturgeons players scored in double figures. Both coaches allowed to play bench players saving starting five for next games. Blue Whales moved-up to seventeenth place, which they share with Tianjin. Sturgeons lost third consecutive game. They keep the thirteenth position with nine games lost. They share it with 3 other teams. Blue Whales will meet higher ranked Golden Bulls (#7) in the next round and they do not belong to the favorites in that game. Sturgeons will play against Eagles (#14) in Qingdao and it may be a tough game between close rivals.
Top scorers:
Sichuan BW: S.Ruoyu 18+5reb+4ast, C.Chen 18+8reb+10ast, D.Zhang 13+7reb+4ast, J.Hanyi 12+9reb+6ast, H.Shuo 11+4reb+2ast, Y.Zhenliang 11+6reb+1ast
Fujian S.: Y.Huang 28+4reb+7ast, O.Junxuan 12+1reb, L.Jianghuai 12+3reb+7ast, T.Yuchen 11+2reb+1ast, H.YiChao 8+1reb+1ast, L.Chen 6+12reb+3ast

gschID: 938616

Guangdong ST – Jiangsu D. 108-73

Not a big story in a game when 15th ranked Jiangsu Dragons (3-9) were outscored by fourth ranked Guandong Tigers (10-2) in Dongguan 108-73 on Friday. Guandong Tigers made 35-of-46 free shots (76.1 percent) during the game, while Jiangsu Dragons only scored eleven points from the stripe. Guandong Tigers forced 29 Jiangsu Dragons turnovers and outrebounded them 44-19 including a 17-3 advantage in offensive rebounds. Guandong Tigers looked well-organized offensively handing out 34 assists. The former international Rui Zhao (196-96) notched 16 points, 5 rebounds, 9 assists and 4 steals to lead the effort and international point guard Jie Xu (183-0) supported him with 15 points, 7 rebounds and 7 assists. Five Guandong Tigers players scored in double figures. Even 12 points, 5 assists and 6 steals by guard Xiaolong Cui (192-99) did not help to save the game for Jiangsu Dragons. The former international point guard Yi Shi (182-96) added 2 points, 11 assists and 4 steals for the guests. Since the result was very predictable, it gave the chance for the coaches to test many bench players and allowed the starting five to get some rest. Defending champion moved-up to second place, which they share with 3 other teams. Loser Jiangsu Dragons dropped to the thirteenth position with nine games lost. They share it with 3 other teams. Guandong Tigers will meet Ducks (#8) in the next round where they are favorite. Jiangsu Dragons will play against Pioneers (#18) in Tianjin and hope to secure a win.
Top scorers:
Guangdong ST: W.Xinkai 19+3reb+1ast, Z.Haojia 18+3reb+3ast, Z.Rui 16+5reb+9ast, X.Jie 15+7reb+7ast, S.Wei 13+6reb+1ast, Z.Mingchi 10+5reb
Jiangsu D.: C.Xiaolong 12+2reb+5ast, X.Mengjun 11, Z.Qilong 9+2reb+1ast, Z.Zhou 8+1reb+2ast, H.Rongqi 8+1ast, J.Haoran 7+2reb

gschID: 938617

Guangzhou LL – Jilin NE T. 107-104

Everything went according to plan when seventh ranked Long-Lions (9-3) edged 12th ranked Jilin Tigers (4-8) in Guangzhou 107-104 on Friday. However just three-point win is not that big difference and the fans of host team counted on more convincing victory. Long-Lions looked well-organized offensively handing out 28 assists. Taiwanese point guard Ying-Chun Chen (182-93, college: Liberty) notched a double-double by scoring 33 points (!!!), 12 assists and 4 steals to lead the effort and American guard Nate Mason (188-95, college: Minnesota) supported him with 23 points and 6 assists. Even a double-double of 20 points and 14 rebounds by center Ang Lee (208-90) did not help to save the game for Jilin Tigers. Point guard Weize Jiang (182-0) added 25 points and 6 assists for the guests. Four Long-Lions and five Jilin Tigers players scored in double figures. Both coaches allowed to play bench players in such tough game. Long-Lions have a solid three-game winning streak. They moved-up to sixth place, which they share with Zhejiang GB. Loser Jilin Tigers keep the twelfth position with eight games lost. Long-Lions will meet Heroes (#10) in the next round. Jilin Tigers will play against Flying Tigers and hope to secure a win.
Top scorers:
Guangzhou LL: C.Ying-Chun 33+4reb+12ast, M.Nate 23+3reb+6ast, G.Kai 18+9reb+3ast, Z.Zhun 16+2reb, Z.Mingzhen 9+5reb+4ast, L.Jinglong 3+1ast
Jilin NE T.: J.Weize 25+1reb+6ast, L.Ang 20+14reb+3ast, J.Yuxing 17+4reb+4ast, C.JinMing 15+3reb+6ast, L.Tianyi 12+3reb+1ast, F.Bowen 6+1reb+7ast

gschID: 938618

Qingdao E. – Beijing D. 73-78

There was no surprise when 13th ranked Eagles (3-9) lost to ninth ranked Ducks (8-4) in Qingdao 73-78 on Friday. Ducks forced 24 Eagles turnovers. They looked well-organized offensively handing out 25 assists. Great defensive blocking was one of the keys in this match when Ducks made 7 blocks. The former international center Ziming Fan (211-98) notched a double-double by scoring 21 points and 11 rebounds to lead the effort and the former international Xiaochuan Zhai (204-93) supported him with 12 points, 8 rebounds and 5 assists. Four Ducks players scored in double figures. Even 8 points, 11 rebounds and 5 assists by center Yuanyu Li (206-91) did not help to save the game for Eagles. Ruize Wang (197-95) added 14 points for the hosts. Both coaches allowed to play bench players in such tough game. Ducks have a solid three-game winning streak. They moved-up to eighth place, which they share with Shanxi L. Loser Eagles keep the thirteenth position with nine games lost. They share it with 3 other teams. Ducks will meet at home league’s second-placed Guandong Tigers in the next round and they do not belong to the favorites in that game. Eagles will play against Sturgeons (#13) and it may be a tough game between close rivals.
Top scorers:
Beijing D.: F.Ziming 21+11reb+2ast, Z.Xiaochuan 12+8reb+5ast, L.XiaoYu 11+3reb+6ast, F.Shuo 11+6ast, L.MuHao 9+5reb, Z.YanXi 6+2reb+1ast
Qingdao E.: W.Ruize 14+3reb+1ast, S.Yinglun 12+2reb+3ast, W.Qing-Ming 11+3reb, H.Zhonghua 9+4reb+4ast, L.Yuanyu 8+11reb+5ast, Z.Chengyu 6+3reb

gschID: 938619

Guangsha L. – Xinjiang FT 109-100

No shocking result in a game when fifth ranked Guangsha Lions (10-2) beat 14th ranked Flying Tigers (3-9) in Hangzhou 109-100 on Friday. Guangsha Lions made 23-of-30 free shots (76.7 percent) during the game. They looked well-organized offensively handing out 26 assists. The former international center Jinqiu Hu (210-97) notched 36 points (!!!) and 8 rebounds to lead the effort and international point guard Minghui Sun (187-96) supported him with 22 points, 6 rebounds and 12 assists. Even 25 points, 9 rebounds and 4 assists by the former international Abudurexiti Abudushalamu (203-96) did not help to save the game for Flying Tigers. Center Chuanyu Zhu (224-98) added 15 points and 13 rebounds (on 7-of-8 shooting from the field) for the guests. Five Flying Tigers players scored in double figures. Both coaches allowed to play bench players saving starting five for next games. Guangsha Lions have an impressive five-game winning streak. They moved-up to second place, which they share with 3 other teams. Flying Tigers lost third consecutive game. They dropped to the thirteenth position with nine games lost. They share it with 3 other teams. Guangsha Lions will meet league’s leader Flying Leopards in the next round and it will be for sure the game of the week. Flying Tigers will play against Jilin Tigers (#12) in Changchun and it may be a tough game between close rivals.
Top scorers:
Guangsha L.: H.Jinqiu 36+8reb, S.Minghui 22+6reb+12ast, Z.Yanhao 20+2reb+2ast, Z.Junlong 9+4reb+3ast, X.ZhongHao 9+9reb+2ast, X.Feng 7+2ast
Xinjiang FT: A.Abudurexiti 25+9reb+4ast, Z.Chuanyu 15+13reb+2ast, Y.Dehao 13+2reb+4ast, Q.Lin 11+3reb+3ast, Z.LingXu 11+1reb+4ast, A.Azat 10+2reb+4ast

gschID: 938620

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