For the first time since becoming an independent country in 1990, Lithuania will not have its national men's basketball team play in the Olympics. The Lithuanians failed to qualify for the Tokyo games by losing a match against Slovenia on Sunday night.
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5. Martynas Linkevicius (197-SF-85) of LSU-Atletas - 15 points, 9 rebounds and 4 assists. 6. Tomas Balciunas (204-PF) of Delikatesas - 12 points, 12 rebounds and 3 assists. 7. Motiejus Krivas (213-C-04) of Zalgiris II - 18 points and 9 rebounds. 8. Mantas Ruikis (197-SF-85) of Gargzdu - 26 points and 7 rebounds. 9.
After only 5 games, he made it on the list of the league's leaders in points with 20.4ppg (2nd best). Other top performing players last week: 4. Ivan Buva (208-F/C-91) of Rytas - 29 points, 4 rebounds and 2 assists. 5. Arnas Berucka (196-SG-97) of P.Zvaigzdes - 24 points, 6 rebounds and 2 assists. 6.
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Zalgiris I's supporters look forward to an exciting derby game next round, where their team will face at home their local rival from Kaunas Zalgiris II. Top scorers: VKM: J.Gedas 19+4reb+4ast, B.Modestas 17+4reb+5ast, N.Jonas 12+1ast, K.Danielius 11+9reb+1ast, M.Justinas 7+5reb, B.Liucijus 6+2reb+1ast.
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