Corey Maynard / March 29th, 2016

Crocs Offseason Update: March 22 – March 28

Here is the latest Crocs Offseason Update from our players across the world this past week.

Puerto Rico

Import Omar Samhan has competed in three games this past week.  In the first game of the week against Santeros de Aguada, Samhan had 6 points, 5 rebounds and 2 steals as San German went down 97-88.  Two days later, San German were able to break their two game losing streak defeating Brujos de Guayama 87-78 with Samhan finishing with 18 points, 9 rebounds and a massive 7 blocks.  Three days later, San German could not make it back to back wins going down to Indios de Mayaguez 99-95.  Samhan had 13 points, 15 rebounds and 3 blocks.

San German currently sit second last in the Puerto Rican league however only one game separates 5th and 11th (San German are currently sitting 10th).

Samhan is currently averaging 12.7 points, 9.3 rebounds (fifth in the league) and 1.9 blocks (second in the league) this season.

New Zealand

In the NZNBL over the weekend, the Southland Sharks went one from two.  In their first game against the Indigo Hawks, the Sharks comfortably won 100-76.  NBL Rookie of the Year Nick Kay finished with a game high 32 points shooting 73% from the field.  Meanwhile teammate Jordair Jett also had a big game with 24 points, 7 rebounds, 6 assists, 3 steals and 2 blocks.

The following night against the Canterbury Rams, the Sharks were down by as many as 25 points midway through the third quarter however after a miraculous comeback, the Sharks couldn’t get it done going down 98-94.  Jett and Kay led the fightback with Jett finishing with a game high 30 points, 4 rebounds, 8 assists and 3 steals while Kay had 18 points, 11 rebounds and 2 steals.

In Wellington, Leon Henry had 9 points, 5 rebounds and a steal as the Wellington Saints went down to the Nelson Giants 98-89.  Despite the loss, Henry has already had a early contender for dunk of the season.

Wellington currently sit fourth on the ladder while the Southland Sharks are sitting fifth.

Finland

Meanwhile in Finland, backup guard Corey Mayanrd has finished his stint with Bisons Loimaa.  Maynard only played in two game averaging 6.5 points and 2.5 assists.