Kay Felder

Kay Felder



The Regular Season in CBA is slowly approaching the end. But there may be still some important changes in the final standings in the last 4 rounds. Here is the last round review presented by Job Market.

The most important game in the last round took place in Hangzhou between third ranked Guangsha Lions (19-5) and seventh ranked Loongs (16-8) on Wednesday night. Guangsha Lions were defeated by Loongs in a tough game at home 118-122. It ended at the same time the eight-game winning streak of Guangsha Lions. Loongs made 16-of-19 free shots (84.2 percent) during the game. They looked well-organized offensively handing out 32 assists. American point guard Kay Felder (175-95, college: Oakland) fired a triple-double by scoring 30 points, 11 rebounds and 12 assists for the winners. Center Zhaobao Ge (213-92) chipped in 27 points, 9 rebounds and 6 assists. Hungarian-American power forward Jarrod Jones (207-90, college: Ball St.) produced a double-double by scoring 29 points, 16 rebounds and 4 assists for lost side. Loongs moved-up to sixth place, which they share with Shenzhen L. Guangsha Lions at the other side keep the third position with five games lost. They share it with Zhejiang GB.. Loongs is looking forward to face bottom-ranked Monkey Kings (#20) in Jiangsu in the next round which should be an easy win for them. Guangsha Lions will play on the road against Jilin Tigers (#12) in Changchun and are hoping to win this game.
Leader Flying Leopards delivered the twenty second victory. This time they beat 7th ranked Long-Lions (15-9) 110-98 in Yingkou. Worth to mention a great performance of the former international Ailun Guo (189-93) who helped to win the game recording 26 points, 5 rebounds and 9 assists. Kyle Fogg contributed with 22 points for the winners. Taiwanese point guard Ying-Chun Chen (182-93, college: Liberty) replied with 25 points and 9 assists for Long-Lions. Both coaches used bench players which allowed the starters a little rest for the next games. Flying Leopards (22-2) have an impressive ten-game winning streak. They maintain first position. Long-Lions at the other side dropped to the eighth place with nine games lost. Flying Leopards will play against Flying Tigers (#14) in Urumqi in the next round which should be an easy win for them. Long-Lions will play on the road against Royal Fighters (#11) in Beijing and hope to get back on the winning track.
The game in Shenzhen was also quite interesting. 4th ranked Golden Bulls (19-5) played at the court of sixth ranked Aviators (16-8). Aviators managed to secure a 6-point victory 100-94 on Tuesday. It ended at the same time the three-game winning streak of Golden Bulls. Worth to mention a great performance of Jared Sullinger who helped to win the game recording a double-double by scoring 34 points (!!!) and 13 rebounds. At the losing side Nick Rakocevic responded with a double-double by scoring 17 points, 15 rebounds and 4 blocks. Both coaches tested many bench players and allowed the starting five to rest. Aviators maintains sixth position with 16-8 record, which they share with Shanxi L. Loser Golden Bulls dropped to the third place with five games lost. They share the position with Guangsha L.. Aviators will meet at home league’s second-placed Sharks in the next round and it may be quite challenging game. Golden Bulls will play against Jiangsu Dragons in Nanjing and hope to secure a win.

Rest of the games of round 28 were very predictable and ended without any surprises. Here they are:
Guangdong ST defeated Fujian S. in Dongguan 108-104. Ningbo R. was smashed by Beijing RF at home 96-124. Xinjiang FT won against Shandong H. on the opponent’s court 103-89. Shanghai S. outscored Jiangsu D. in a home game 107-74. Tianjin managed to beat Beijing D. on the road 126-114. Bottom-ranked Nanjing TX MK was crushed by Jilin NE T. on its own court 81-112. Qingdao E. was beaten by Sichuan BW in a road game 98-87.

Fujian S. – Guangdong ST 104-108

There was no surprise in Jinjiang where 17th ranked Sturgeons (5-19) were defeated by fifth ranked Guandong Tigers (17-7) 108-104 on Tuesday. Guandong Tigers outrebounded Sturgeons 44-28 including 30 on the defensive glass. They looked well-organized offensively handing out 34 assists. Worth to mention a great performance of the former international Junfei Ren (203-90) who helped to win the game recording a double-double by scoring 24 points, 11 rebounds and 9 assists and the former international Peng Zhou (206-89) who added 33 points (!!!) and 5 assists during the contest. At the losing side American point guard Trae Golden (189-91, college: Georgia Tech, agency: Network Sports International) responded with a double-double by scoring 40 points (!!!) and 13 assists (made all of his eight free throws) and swingman Jianghuai Li (190-92) scored 16 points and 5 assists. Both teams had four players each who scored in double figures. Defending champion maintains fifth position with 17-7 record. Sturgeons lost fourth consecutive game. They keep the seventeenth place with 19 games lost. Guandong Tigers will meet at home Pioneers (#13) in the next round and are hoping to win another game. Sturgeons will play against Eagles (#16) and it may be a tough game between close rivals.
Top scorers:
Guangdong ST: Z.Peng 33+2reb+5ast, R.Junfei 24+11reb+9ast, Y.Jianlian 22+10reb+1ast, X.Jie 18+8reb+10ast, S.Wei 4+4reb+1ast, Z.Jinyang 3+1ast
Fujian S.: G.Trae 40+2reb+13ast, H.Yichao 18+3reb+1ast, L.Jianghuai 16+4reb+5ast, C.Linjian 12+5reb+3ast, Z.Yongpeng 7+6reb+2ast, L.Xucheng 7+7reb+1ast

gschID: 954418

Ningbo R. – Beijing RF 96-124

No shocking result in a game in Ningbo where eleventh ranked Royal Fighters (13-11) smashed 19th ranked Rockets (2-22) 124-96 on Tuesday. Royal Fighters dominated down low during the game scoring 84 of its points in the paint compared to Rockets’ 54 and made 28-of-35 free shots (80.0 percent) during the game, while Rockets only scored nine points from the stripe. They outrebounded Rockets 53-24 including a 22-6 advantage in offensive rebounds. Royal Fighters looked well-organized offensively handing out 23 assists. Worth to mention a great performance of Montenegrin forward Marko Todorovic (208-92) who helped to win the game recording a double-double by scoring 16 points and 12 rebounds and American-Austrian swingman Sylven Landesberg (198-90, college: Virginia, agency: BeoBasket) who added 21 points, 5 rebounds and 4 assists during the contest. At the losing side Serbian center Vladimir Stimac (210-87) responded with a double-double by scoring 22 points and 10 rebounds and American CJ Trotter (193-88, college: S.Indiana) scored 19 points and 4 assists. Four Royal Fighters and five Rockets players scored in double figures. The winner was already known earlier in the game, so both coaches allowed to play the bench players saving starting five for next games. Royal Fighters moved-up to tenth place, which they share with Shandong H. Rockets lost sixth consecutive game. Newly promoted team keep the nineteenth position with 22 games lost. Royal Fighters will meet at home higher ranked Long-Lions (#8) in the next round and it may be quite challenging game. Rockets will play against Heroes (#10) in Jinan and hope to secure a win.
Top scorers:
Beijing RF: L.Sylven 21+5reb+4ast, H.Isaac 16+4reb, T.Marko 16+12reb+3ast, H.Yifan 15+1reb+1ast, Z.Yuchen 14+6reb, S.Tonglin 8+6reb+5ast
Ningbo R.: S.Vladimir 22+10reb+3ast, T.CJ 19+1reb+4ast, Z.Biao 16+5reb+1ast, L.Bairun 16+5ast, Z.Junfeng 15+4ast, P.Senao 6+1reb

gschID: 954419

Shandong H. – Xinjiang FT 89-103

There was a minor upset in Jinan where 10th ranked Heroes (13-11) were defeated by thirteenth ranked Flying Tigers (9-15) 103-89 on Tuesday. Flying Tigers made 17-of-21 free shots (81.0 percent) during the game. Flying Tigers had a 36-24 advantage in offensive rebounds. They looked well-organized offensively handing out 33 assists. Worth to mention a great performance of American center Arnett Moultrie (208-90, college: MSU) who helped to win the game recording a double-double by scoring 26 points and 21 rebounds and the former international Abudurexiti Abudushalamu (203-96) who added 21 points, 8 rebounds and 7 assists during the contest. Five Flying Tigers players scored in double figures. At the losing side the former international center Hanlin Tao (208-91) responded with a double-double by scoring 31 points and 19 rebounds and the former international Jingyu Li (199-91) scored 20 points and 5 assists. Heroes’ coach rotated eleven players and allowed the starting five to rest. Flying Tigers maintains thirteenth position with 9-15 record, which they share with Tianjin. Loser Heroes keep the tenth place with 11 games lost. They share the position with Beijing RF. Flying Tigers will meet league’s leader Flying Leopards in the next round and they do not belong to the favorites in that game. Heroes will play against Rockets (#19) and hope to secure a win.
Top scorers:
Xinjiang FT: M.Arnett 26+21reb+3ast, A.Abudurexiti 21+8reb+7ast, A.Azat 13+5reb+12ast, Q.Lin 12+2reb+2ast, Y.Dehao 12+1reb+3ast, B.Lutu 10+8reb+2ast
Shandong H.: T.Hanlin 31+19reb+2ast, L.Jingyu 20+4reb+5ast, H.Lester 18+3reb+5ast, W.Ruheng 7+3reb+3ast, J.Cheng 5+3reb+1ast, G.Shiyan 3+3reb+8ast

gschID: 954420

Shanghai S. – Jiangsu D. 107-74

Very predictable result in Shanghai where second ranked Sharks (20-4) outscored 18th ranked Jiangsu Dragons (4-20) 107-74 on Tuesday. Sharks shot 34 for 49 from the free-throw line, while Jiangsu Dragons only scored eighteen points from the stripe. Sharks forced 21 Jiangsu Dragons turnovers and outrebounded them 47-29 including 35 on the defensive glass. They looked well-organized offensively handing out 34 assists comparing to just 20 passes made by Jiangsu Dragons’ players. Worth to mention a great performance of American power forward Noah Vonleh (208-95, college: Indiana, agency: Pensack Sports) who helped to win the game recording a double-double by scoring 21 points, 15 rebounds and 4 assists and the former international Junwei Ren (202-90) who added 14 points, 6 rebounds and 5 assists during the contest. Five Sharks players scored in double figures. At the losing side center Lutong Li (215-2) responded with 10 points and point guard Hongfei Shi (180-93) scored 10 points and 5 assists. The winner was already known earlier in the game, so both coaches allowed to play the bench players saving starting five for next games. Sharks have an impressive six-game winning streak. They maintain second position with 20-4 record having just two points less than leader Liaoning FL. Loser Jiangsu Dragons keep the eighteenth place with 20 games lost. Sharks will meet Aviators (#6) in the next round. Jiangsu Dragons will play against Golden Bulls (#4) and hope to secure a win.
Top scorers:
Shanghai S.: V.Noah 21+15reb+4ast, M.Kelanbaike 16+4reb+3ast, L.Terry 15+2reb+2ast, R.Junwei 14+6reb+5ast, L.Zheng 13+2reb+2ast, L.Hanchen 12+5reb+4ast
Jiangsu D.: S.Hongfei 10+5ast, T.Yanru 10+2reb, L.Lutong 10+3reb+3ast, L.Yuxuan 7+3reb+1ast, Z.Zhou 7+5reb+2ast, X.Mengjun 7+2reb

gschID: 954421

Liaoning FL – Guangzhou LL 110-98

Leader Flying Leopards delivered the twenty second victory. This time they beat 7th ranked Long-Lions (15-9) 110-98 in Yingkou. Flying Leopards players were unselfish on offense dishing 26 assists. Worth to mention a great performance of the former international Ailun Guo (189-93) who helped to win the game recording 26 points, 5 rebounds and 9 assists. American guard Kyle Fogg (191-90, college: Arizona) contributed with 22 points for the winners. Taiwanese point guard Ying-Chun Chen (182-93, college: Liberty) replied with 25 points and 9 assists and Israeli-American forward TJ Leaf (208-97, college: UCLA) added 25 points, 5 rebounds, 4 assists and 4 blocks in the effort for Long-Lions. 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. Flying Leopards (22-2) have an impressive ten-game winning streak. They maintain first position. Long-Lions at the other side dropped to the eighth place with nine games lost. Flying Leopards will play against Flying Tigers (#14) in Urumqi in the next round which should be an easy win for them. Long-Lions will play on the road against Royal Fighters (#11) in Beijing and hope to get back on the winning track.
Top scorers:
Liaoning FL: G.Ailun 26+5reb+9ast, F.Kyle 22+3reb+1ast, C.Minchen 12+1reb+2ast, Z.Jiwei 11+2reb+7ast, Z.Zhenlin 11+4reb, F.Hao 10+7reb+3ast
Guangzhou LL: L.TJ 25+5reb+4ast, C.Ying-Chun 25+3reb+9ast, Z.Mingzhen 15+3reb, M.Nate 10+3reb+2ast, J.Mingru 8+2reb+2ast, Z.Zhun 7+1reb

gschID: 954422

Shenzhen L. – Zhejiang GB. 100-94

The game in Shenzhen was also quite interesting. 4th ranked Golden Bulls (19-5) played at the court of sixth ranked Aviators (16-8). Aviators managed to secure a 6-point victory 100-94 on Tuesday. It ended at the same time the three-game winning streak of Golden Bulls. Aviators dominated down low during the game scoring 62 of its points in the paint compared to Golden Bulls’ 42. Worth to mention a great performance of American forward Jared Sullinger (206-92, college: Ohio St.) who helped to win the game recording a double-double by scoring 34 points (!!!) and 13 rebounds and the former international center Zijie Shen (210-97) who added 17 points, 10 rebounds and 4 assists during the contest. At the losing side Serbian-American forward Nick Rakocevic (211-97, college: USC) responded with a double-double by scoring 17 points, 15 rebounds and 4 blocks and Shuaipeng Cheng (191-99) scored 22 points, 5 rebounds and 7 assists (made all of his nine free throws !!!). Five Golden Bulls players scored in double figures. Both coaches tested many bench players and allowed the starting five to rest. Aviators maintains sixth position with 16-8 record, which they share with Shanxi L. Loser Golden Bulls dropped to the third place with five games lost. They share the position with Guangsha L.. Aviators will meet at home league’s second-placed Sharks in the next round and it may be quite challenging game. Golden Bulls will play against Jiangsu Dragons in Nanjing and hope to secure a win.
Top scorers:
Shenzhen L.: S.Jared 34+13reb+2ast, S.Zijie 17+10reb+4ast, Y.Linyi 10+2reb, H.Xining 9+9reb+3ast, B.Askia 9+5ast, G.Quan 8+1reb+1ast
Zhejiang GB.: C.Shuaipeng 22+5reb+7ast, R.Nick 17+15reb+3ast, W.Qian 12+5reb+9ast, Z.Xuhang 11+4reb, L.Zeyi 10+6reb+1ast, G.Erick 9+4reb+1ast

gschID: 954423

Beijing D. – Tianjin 114-126

There was an upset in Beijing where higher ranked Ducks (14-10) were defeated by fourteenth ranked Pioneers (9-15) 126-114 on Wednesday. Pioneers made 25-of-28 free shots (89.3 percent) during the game. They shot the lights out from three sinking 21 long-distance shots on high 52.5 percentage. Pioneers looked well-organized offensively handing out 29 assists. Worth to mention a great performance of American-Montenegrin point guard Taylor Rochestie (186-85, college: WSU) who helped to win the game recording 39 points (!!!), 5 rebounds and 5 assists (made all of his eleven free throws !!!) and Taiwanese guard Benson Lin (193-99, college: Bryant) who added 14 points and 8 assists during the contest. At the losing side American point guard Jonathan Gibson (188-87, college: NM State) responded with 27 points and Taiwanese-American point guard Jeremy Lin (191-88, college: Harvard) scored 21 points, 5 rebounds and 4 assists (made all of his seven free throws). Five Pioneers and four Ducks players scored in double figures. Both coaches allowed to play bench players saving starting five for next games. Pioneers have a solid three-game winning streak. They moved-up to thirteenth place, which they share with Xinjiang FT. Loser Ducks keep the ninth position with ten games lost. Pioneers will meet higher ranked Guandong Tigers (#5) in the next round and they do not belong to the favorites in that game. Ducks will play against Blue Whales (#15) and hope to secure a win.
Top scorers:
Tianjin: R.Taylor 39+5reb+5ast, L.Rongpei 17+2reb, L.Benson 14+2reb+8ast, B.Kenny 13+7ast, M.Zikai 11+5reb+1ast, X.Jin 11+8reb+5ast
Beijing D.: G.Jonathan 27+2reb+3ast, L.Jeremy 21+5reb+4ast, F.Ziming 20+8reb+1ast, L.Muhao 11+5reb+1ast, M.Lei 10+2reb+1ast, Z.Xiaochuan 7+7reb+3ast

gschID: 954424

Nanjing TX MK – Jilin NE T. 81-112

Everything went according to plan in Jiangsu where twelfth ranked Jilin Tigers (10-14) outleveled bottom-ranked Monkey Kings (1-23) 112-81 on Wednesday. Jilin Tigers dominated down low during the game scoring 78 of its points in the paint compared to Monkey Kings’ 52. Jilin Tigers forced 20 Monkey Kings turnovers and outrebounded them 49-35 including 19 on the offensive glass. They looked well-organized offensively handing out 34 assists comparing to just 19 passes made by Monkey Kings’ players. Worth to mention a great performance of American guard Dominique Jones (193-88, college: S.Florida) who helped to win the game recording a triple-double by scoring 12 points, 13 rebounds and 13 assists and the former international guard Jinming Cui (195-92) who added 25 points and 7 assists during the contest. At the losing side the former international point guard Zirui Wang (189-93) responded with 19 points and 7 assists and center Baiqing Zhao (204-98) scored 19 points and 7 rebounds. Both teams had four players each who scored in double figures. The winner was already known earlier in the game, so both coaches allowed to play the bench players saving starting five for next games. Jilin Tigers maintains twelfth position with 10-14 record. Monkey Kings lost twenty first consecutive game. They stay dead last with 23 lost games. Jilin Tigers will meet at home higher ranked Guangsha Lions (#3) in the next round and they do not belong to the favorites in that game. Monkey Kings will play against Loongs (#7) in Taiyuan and hope to win that game.
Top scorers:
Jilin NE T.: J.Yuxing 25+6reb+4ast, C.Jinming 25+4reb+7ast, L.Ang 24+7reb+1ast, J.Dominique 12+13reb+13ast, J.Weize 8+4reb+3ast, Z.Cheng 5+5reb+3ast
Nanjing TX MK: W.Zirui 19+2reb+7ast, Z.Baiqing 19+7reb+1ast, S.Rongxiao 10+2reb+2ast, E.D’Montre 10+9reb+1ast, L.Hongpeng 6+4reb+2ast, Z.Tianyi 6+2reb+2ast

gschID: 954425

Sichuan BW – Qingdao E. 98-87

We cannot really consider it an upset in the game between close teams in Sichuan where 15th ranked Eagles (8-16) were defeated by sixteenth ranked Blue Whales (8-16) 98-87 on Wednesday. Blue Whales outrebounded Eagles 50-34 including 17 on the offensive glass. They looked well-organized offensively handing out 26 assists. Worth to mention a great performance of Iranian center Hamed Haddadi (218-85, agency: BIG) who helped to win the game recording a double-double by scoring 19 points, 19 rebounds and 8 assists and the former international point guard Shuo Han (197-86) who added 27 points, 9 rebounds and 8 assists during the contest. At the losing side American guard Dezmine Wells (196-92, college: Maryland) responded with 28 points and Taiwanese point guard Wei-Han Lin (179-90) scored 23 points and 5 assists. Five Blue Whales and four Eagles players scored in double figures. Eagles’ coach rotated twelve players in this game, but that didn’t help. Blue Whales moved-up to fifteenth place, which they share with Qingdao E. Blue Whales will meet higher ranked Ducks (#9) in the next round and they do not belong to the favorites in that game. Eagles will play against Sturgeons (#17) in Jinjiang and it may be a tough game between close rivals.
Top scorers:
Sichuan BW: H.Shuo 27+9reb+8ast, Z.Songwei 20+3reb+1ast, H.Hamed 19+19reb+8ast, G.Jinlin 12+4reb+1ast, J.Hanyi 10+4reb+4ast, Z.Dianliang 4+7reb
Qingdao E.: W.Dezmine 28+3reb+3ast, L.Wei-Han 23+2reb+5ast, J.Dakari 13+12reb+2ast, Z.Tailong 10+2reb, Z.Chengyu 5+3ast, Z.Zuming 3+3reb+1ast

gschID: 954426

Guangsha L. – Shanxi L. 118-122

The most important game in the last round took place in Hangzhou between third ranked Guangsha Lions (19-5) and seventh ranked Loongs (16-8) on Wednesday night. Guangsha Lions were defeated by Loongs in a tough game at home 118-122. It ended at the same time the eight-game winning streak of Guangsha Lions. Loongs made 16-of-19 free shots (84.2 percent) during the game. They looked well-organized offensively handing out 32 assists. American point guard Kay Felder (175-95, college: Oakland) fired a triple-double by scoring 30 points, 11 rebounds and 12 assists for the winners. Center Zhaobao Ge (213-92) chipped in 27 points, 9 rebounds and 6 assists. Hungarian-American power forward Jarrod Jones (207-90, college: Ball St.) produced a double-double by scoring 29 points, 16 rebounds and 4 assists and the former international guard Minghui Sun (187-96) added 34 points (!!!) and 10 assists respectively for lost side. Both teams had four players each who scored in double figures. Loongs moved-up to sixth place, which they share with Shenzhen L. Guangsha Lions at the other side keep the third position with five games lost. They share it with Zhejiang GB.. Loongs is looking forward to face bottom-ranked Monkey Kings (#20) in Jiangsu in the next round which should be an easy win for them. Guangsha Lions will play on the road against Jilin Tigers (#12) in Changchun and are hoping to win this game.
Top scorers:
Shanxi L.: F.Kay 30+11reb+12ast, Y.Shuai 30+3reb+2ast, G.Zhaobao 27+9reb+6ast, X.Zhijiang 20+6reb+3ast, Y.Pengfei 9+5reb+2ast, Z.Ning 5+2reb+3ast
Guangsha L.: S.Minghui 34+3reb+10ast, J.Jarrod 29+16reb+4ast, H.Jinqiu 27+7reb+2ast, Z.Yanhao 16+2reb+4ast, X.ZhongHao 5, Z.Junlong 4+7reb+2ast

gschID: 954427

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