BK Ventspils Rosters

2016-2017 BK Ventspils Roster

# Player Pos Height Weight Age Birth City NBA Draft Status Nationality
15 Artis Ate SG 6-3 181 27 N/A 2011 NBA Draft, Undrafted Latvia
55 Folarin Campbell G 6-4 205 31 Silver Spring (MD) 2008 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
5 Willie Deane PG 6-1 196 37 Schenectady (NY) 2003 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
24 Andrejs Grazulis FC 6-8 209 23 Aizkraukle 2015 NBA Draft, Undrafted Latvia
- Armands Grazulis - - - 21 N/A 2018 NBA Draft Eligible -
22 Maris Gulbis PF 6-8 222 31 Riga 2007 NBA Draft, Undrafted Latvia
7 Ingus Jakovics PG 6-1 163 23 Madona 2015 NBA Draft, Undrafted Latvia
14 Kristaps Janicenoks G 6-5 205 33 Riga 2005 NBA Draft, Undrafted Latvia
- Rihards Kuksiks GF 6-5 210 28 Riga 2011 NBA Draft, Undrafted Latvia
4 Toms Leimanis PG 6-2 155 22 Ventspils 2016 NBA Draft, Undrafted Latvia
9 Rihards Lomazs SF 6-4 192 20 Tukums 2018 NBA Draft Eligible Latvia
13 Cheikh Mbodj C 6-10 236 29 Dakar 2013 NBA Draft, Undrafted Senegal
- Todd O'Brien C 7-0 248 27 New Holland (PA) 2012 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
21 Aigars Skele G 6-2 194 24 Riga 2014 NBA Draft, Undrafted Latvia
30 Ronalds Zakis PF 6-10 230 29 Talsi 2009 NBA Draft, Undrafted Latvia
11 Edgaras Zelionis PF 6-8 212 27 Kaunas 2011 NBA Draft, Undrafted Lithuania
8 Maris Ziedins F 6-8 225 26 Valmiera 2012 NBA Draft, Undrafted Latvia

2016-2017 BK Ventspils Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters W. Deane F. Campbell K. Janicenoks R. Zakis A. Grazulis
Rotation I. Jakovics A. Skele   M. Gulbis  
Rotation   A. Ate   E. Zelionis  
Lim PT T. Leimanis       T. O'Brien

Recent BK Ventspils History

Season League Record Placement
2016-2017 BBL Cup 1-1 2nd
2016-2017 Basketball Champions League 8-8 17th
2016-2017 Latvian LBL 30-9 2nd
2015-2016 FIBA Europe Cup 10-4 12th
2015-2016 Latvian LBL 33-13 3rd
2014-2015 BBL Cup 1-1 3rd
2014-2015 Baltic Basketball League 7-1 2nd
2014-2015 Eurocup 2-8 42nd
2014-2015 Latvian LBL 20-9 2nd
2013-2014 BBL Cup 1-1 3rd
2013-2014 Baltic Basketball League 12-4 6th
2013-2014 Eurochallenge 5-7 12th
2013-2014 Latvian LBL 27-5 1st
2012-2013 Baltic Basketball League 18-4 1st
2012-2013 Eurochallenge 8-4 13th
2012-2013 Latvian LBL 19-7 2nd
2011-2012 Baltic League BBL Elite Division 12-10 N/A
2011-2012 Eurochallenge 10-5 N/A
2011-2012 Eurocup - Qualification 1-1 N/A
2011-2012 Latvian LBL 19-6 N/A

2016-2017 BK Ventspils Awards & Honors

Player Award / Honor
Maris Gulbis Latvian LBL 6th Man of the Year (2017)

2016-2017 BK Ventspils Front Office

Staff Member Position
Karlis Muiznieks Head Coach
Gints Fogels Assistant Coach
Maris Bruziks Assistant Coach
Aivars Lembergs President

2016-2017 BK Ventspils Stat Leaders

Player GP MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TOV
Willie Deane 56 24.4 10.6 2.2 3.9 1.4 0.1 2.0
Maris Gulbis 33 21.0 10.4 4.6 0.9 0.4 0.1 1.0
Edgaras Zelionis 45 21.2 10.1 5.1 1.2 0.6 0.5 1.4
Ronalds Zakis 54 21.4 10.1 6.4 1.3 0.4 0.1 1.5
Folarin Campbell 53 23.4 9.7 3.2 2.6 1.4 0.3 1.9
Kristaps Janicenoks 37 21.8 9.6 2.1 2.0 0.6 0.1 1.2
Andrejs Grazulis 26 21.9 9.6 5.4 1.7 0.9 0.9 1.0
Aigars Skele 48 22.2 9.1 3.4 3.2 0.7 0.0 1.9
Rihards Kuksiks 17 18.5 8.8 2.5 1.3 0.6 0.2 1.2
Ingus Jakovics 33 18.3 8.1 1.9 1.8 1.0 0.0 1.3
Cheikh Mbodj 16 17.4 7.2 5.3 0.6 0.4 1.1 0.8
Rihards Lomazs 21 17.3 6.5 2.4 1.8 0.8 0.0 0.5
Armands Grazulis 3 20.0 6.0 6.0 1.3 0.3 1.3 1.3
Artis Ate 47 16.4 5.4 2.0 1.3 0.7 0.1 0.5
Toms Leimanis 41 12.0 4.4 1.0 1.3 0.8 0.1 0.5
Todd O'Brien 14 13.4 4.2 4.8 0.4 0.6 0.3 0.9
Maris Ziedins 42 13.4 3.9 2.6 0.7 0.4 0.2 0.5