BC VEF Riga Rosters

2016-2017 BC VEF Riga Roster

# Player Pos Height Weight Age Birth City NBA Draft Status Nationality
29 Nemanja Bezbradica FC 6-9 225 23 Knin 2015 NBA Draft, Undrafted Croatia
Serbia
45 Janis Blums SG 6-2 190 34 Saldus 2004 NBA Draft, Undrafted Latvia
3 Abdul Gaddy PG 6-3 185 25 Tacoma (WA) 2013 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
11 Ilja Gromovs C 6-11 232 22 Riga 2016 NBA Draft, Undrafted Latvia
25 Eduards Hazners G 6-4 192 19 Riga 2019 NBA Draft Eligible Latvia
44 Arnolds Helmanis SF 6-7 187 25 Liepaja 2014 NBA Draft, Undrafted Latvia
9 Niks Jansons SF 6-7 - 18 Ogre 2020 NBA Draft Eligible Latvia
77 Arnas Labuckas PF 6-9 220 30 Kaunas 2009 NBA Draft, Undrafted Lithuania
33 Martins Meiers C 6-8 238 25 N/A 2013 NBA Draft, Undrafted Latvia
5 Mareks Mejeris SF 6-8 210 25 Liepaja 2013 NBA Draft, Undrafted Latvia
0 Kris Richard SG 6-5 178 28 Beaumont (TX) 2011 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
22 Armands Skele G 6-3 185 33 Riga 2005 NBA Draft, Undrafted Latvia
20 Kaspars Vecvagars PG 6-3 183 23 Riga 2015 NBA Draft, Undrafted Latvia
5 Nikolajs Zotovs G 6-0 - 18 Riga 2020 NBA Draft Eligible Latvia

2016-2017 BC VEF Riga Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters A. Gaddy A. Skele M. Mejeris A. Labuckas M. Meiers
Rotation   K. Richard A. Helmanis   I. Gromovs
Rotation   J. Blums      
Lim PT   E. Hazners      

Recent BC VEF Riga History

Season League Record Placement
2016-2017 VTB United League 7-5 N/A
2016-2017 Latvian LBL 7-2 N/A
2015-2016 VTB United League 11-19 11th
2015-2016 Latvian LBL 24-11 2nd
2014-2015 Eurocup 1-9 44th
2014-2015 Euroleague - Qualification 0-1 N/A
2014-2015 VTB United League 12-18 10th
2014-2015 Latvian LBL 15-5 1st
2013-2014 Eurocup 5-5 33rd
2013-2014 Euroleague - Qualification 0-1 5th
2013-2014 VTB United League 7-11 14th
2013-2014 Latvian LBL 14-6 2nd
2012-2013 Eurocup 6-6 9th
2012-2013 VTB United League 13-11 7th
2012-2013 Latvian LBL 25-1 1st
2011-2012 Baltic League BBL Elite Division 3-2 N/A
2011-2012 Eurocup 6-6 N/A
2011-2012 Euroleague - Qualification 0-1 N/A
2011-2012 VTB United League 8-8 N/A
2011-2012 Latvian LBL 22-2 N/A

2016-2017 BC VEF Riga Front Office

Staff Member Position
Janis Gailitis Head Coach
Jevgenijs Kosuskins Assistant Coach
Raimonds Feldmanis Assistant Coach
Edgars Jaunups President

2016-2017 BC VEF Riga Stat Leaders

Player GP MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TOV
Janis Blums 20 23.3 16.9 2.5 3.5 1.1 0.1 1.9
Martins Meiers 21 21.7 13.0 5.5 0.9 0.8 0.6 1.6
Mareks Mejeris 5 29.0 11.6 6.2 1.8 0.8 1.2 1.6
Kris Richard 20 25.1 9.5 3.2 2.7 1.7 0.1 1.4
Kaspars Vecvagars 2 15.8 9.5 3.5 1.0 0.0 0.0 1.5
Armands Skele 19 21.9 8.9 3.3 2.9 1.5 0.2 1.9
Arnas Labuckas 20 25.1 6.4 4.3 1.2 0.7 0.1 0.8
Abdul Gaddy 21 26.0 5.9 3.7 4.9 1.2 0.0 2.5
Ilja Gromovs 21 16.1 5.3 4.6 0.8 0.4 0.5 0.9
Arnolds Helmanis 21 20.4 5.2 3.2 0.6 0.1 0.0 0.9
Nemanja Bezbradica 13 16.1 4.8 3.8 0.5 0.4 0.5 0.8
Nikolajs Zotovs 1 9.9 3.0 0.0 3.0 0.0 1.0 1.0
Eduards Hazners 12 10.1 2.6 1.0 0.3 0.2 0.0 0.6
Niks Jansons 6 8.3 1.2 0.5 0.0 0.3 0.0 0.0