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The 2013–14 ABA League was the 13th season of the ABA League, with 14 teams from Serbia, Slovenia, Montenegro, Croatia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Macedonia and Hungary participating in it.

ABA League
Competition details
Season 2013–14
Teams 14
Games played 185
Dates October 4, 2013 – March 31, 2014
(Regular season)
April 24 – 27, 2014
(Final Four)
TV = Arena Sport , Šport TV, Sport 1, MKTV, RTS, HRT, RTCG
Final positions
Champions Croatia Cibona
1st title
Runners-up Croatia Cedevita
Semifinalists Serbia Crvena zvedza
Serbia Partizan
Relegated Bosnia and Herzegovina Široki
Awards
MVP Croatia Dario Šarić (Cibona)
Final Four MVP Croatia Dario Šarić (Cibona)
Statistical leaders
Points Croatia Dario Šarić (Cibona)
16.3
Rebounds Croatia Dario Šarić (Cibona)
9.5
Assists United States Jerel Blassingame (Cibona)
7.6
Records
Highest attendance 14,210

Regular season started on October 4, 2013, and lasted until March 31, 2014. The Final Four took place from April 24 to 27, 2014.

Contents

Team informationEdit

Country Teams Team City Venue (Capacity)
  Serbia 4
Crvena Zvezda Telekom Belgrade Pionir Hall (8,150)
Mega Vizura Smederevo Sports Hall Smederevo (2,600)
Partizan NIS Belgrade Pionir Hall (8,150)
Radnički Kragujevac Hala Jezero (5,320)
  Croatia 3
Cibona Zagreb Dražen Petrović Basketball Hall (5,400)
Cedevita Zagreb Mala dvorana Doma sportova (4,000)
Zadar Zadar Krešimir Ćosić Hall (10,000)
  Bosnia and Herzegovina 2
Igokea Aleksandrovac Laktaši Sports Hall (3,000)
Široki Primorka Široki Brijeg Pecara (4,500)
  Slovenia 2
Krka Novo mesto Leon Štukelj Hall (3,000)
Union Olimpija Ljubljana Arena Stožice (12,480)
  Hungary 1 Szolnoki Olaj Szolnok Tiszaligeti Sportcsarnok (3,000)
  Macedonia 1 MZT Skopje Aerodrom Skopje Boris Trajkovski Sports Center (8,000)
  Montenegro 1 Budućnost VOLI Podgorica Morača Sports Center (5,000)



Head coachesEdit

Team Head coach
Budućnost VOLI   Igor Jovović
Cedevita   Jasmin Repeša
Cibona   Slaven Rimac
Crvena zvezda Telekom   Dejan Radonjić
Igokea   Vlada Jovanović
Krka   Aleksandar Džikić
Mega Vizura   Dejan Milojević
MZT Skopje Aerodrom   Zoran Martič
Partizan NiS   Duško Vujošević
Radnički   Miroslav Nikolić
Szolnoki Olaj   Dragan Aleksić
Široki Primorka   Ivan Velić
Union Olimpija   Aleš Pipan
Zadar   Rajko Vidaković

Coaching changesEdit

Week Club Outgoing coach Date of change Incoming coach
7th Cibona   Neven Spahija 14 November 2013[1]   Slaven Rimac
7th Igokea   Dragan Bajić 16 November 2013[2]   Milutin Latinčić
8th Široki Primorka   Damir Vujanović 18 November 2013[3]   Jakša Vulić
10th MZT Skopje   Vlada Vukoičić 1 December 2013[4]   Zoran Martič
11th Szolnoki Olaj   Nedeljko Ašćerić 11 December 2013[5]   Dragan Aleksić
17th Igokea   Milutin Latinčić 19 January 2014[6]   Vlada Jovanović
18th Zadar   Hrvoje Vlašić 28 January 2014[7]   Ivan Sunara
21st Široki Primorka   Jakša Vulić 24 February 2014[8]   Ivan Velić
23rd Zadar   Ivan Sunara 9 March 2014[9]   Rajko Vidaković

Regular seasonEdit

The regular season began on October 4, 2013, and it will end on March 31, 2014.

StandingsEdit

Pld – Played; W – Won; L – Lost; PF – Points for; PA – Points against; Diff – Difference; Pts – Points.

As of 31 March 2014[11]

Schedule and resultsEdit

Source:[12]

BUD CDV CIB CZV IGK KRK MEG MZT PAR RKG SZO ŠRK UOL ZDR
  Budućnost VOLI 64–60 79–72 62–60 74–63 70–68 83–76 87–79 61–65 79–85 86–77 85–68 76–78 90–68
  Cedevita 76–71 67–85 68–64 74–60 83–55 77–73 77–67 68–65 79–71 98–87 85–76 75–60 83–59
  Cibona 65–55 66–51 67–76 74–82 92–78 98–96 93–90 80–76 66–82 87–63 91–80 83–71 91–74
  Crvena Zvezda 74–64 73–59 88–63 93–59 78–65 86–78 87–77 63–57 88–51 90–64 73–66 87–62 82–69
  Igokea 75–68 96–89 55–67 52–72 83–74 83–80 65–79 80–83 91–88 72–58 69–60 74–61 65–58
  Krka 60–57 64–65 66–77 69–78 69–66 80–65 73–50 60–52 83–57 73–67 94–67 67–63 79–80
  Mega Vizura 92–86 62–72 102–74 86–98 77–91 78–74 101–82 76–81 90–87 95–89 82–73 80–85 91–75
  MZT Skopje Aerodrom 78–71 75–81 88–93 65–58 90–85 80–75 80–72 69–70 87–95 82–71 88–75 79–60 78–69
  Partizan NIS 72–65 77–68 80–71 83–86 67–56 80–67 88–65 66–73 82–70 20–0[13] 63–58 63–53 80–65
  Radnički 72–86 61–78 78–71 73–78 82–67 84–77 84–86 69–79 66–92 82–91 75–55 81–66 79–74
  Szolnoki Olaj 75–84 68–67 63–64 72–77 79–72 55–63 61–66 81–69 76–71 101–92 71–69 62–71 80–75
  Široki Primorka 67–81 68–73 73–84 80–79 78–50 63–68 72–86 67–63 60–81 79–81 76–66 60–58 72–58
  Union Olimpija 69–73 69–71 47–74 61–62 62–66 65–57 88–75 73–62 66–59 85–56 74–57 77–62 90–66
  Zadar 57–64 66–73 59–53 53–67 79–80 55–57 75–81 72–70 56–64 89–76 71–67 77–69 77–75

Final fourEdit

Matches played on 24–27 April 2014 in Kombank Arena, Belgrade, Serbia.

Semifinals Final
      
1   Crvena zvezda 70
4   Cibona 75
  Cibona 72
  Cedevita 59
2   Cedevita 81
3   Partizan 79

SemifinalsEdit

24 April 2014
20:00
Crvena zvezda Telekom   70–75   Cibona
Pts: Blažič 25
Rebs: Marjanović 7
Asts: Jenkins 8
Pts: Blassingame 28
Rebs: Šarić 15
Asts: Blassingame 9
Kombank Arena, Belgrade
Attendance: 8.212
Referees: Boltauzer Matej, Javor Damir, Obradović Petar
25 April 2014
20:00
Cedevita   81–79   Partizan NIS
Pts: Bilan 14
Rebs: Suton 11
Asts: Babić 8
Pts: Pavlović 25
Rebs: Bogdanović 7
Asts: Tepić 4
Kombank Arena, Belgrade
Attendance: 14 210
Referees: Pukl Saša, Boltauzer Matej, Petek Sašo

FinalEdit

27 April 2014
20:00
Cibona   72–59   Cedevita
Pts: Šarić 23
Rebs: Rozić, Šarić 11
Asts: Blassingame 9
Pts: Zubčić 13
Rebs: Nurkić 7
Asts: Delaš 4
Kombank Arena, Belgrade
Attendance: 2142
Referees: Belošević Ilija, Jovčić Milivoje, Vojinović Milija


2013–14 ABA League Champions

 
Cibona
1st Title

Top 10 attendancesEdit

Single gameEdit

Round Game Home team Visitor Attendance Sources
1 Semifinal   Cedevita   Partizan NIS 14,210
2 Semifinal   Crvena zvezda Telekom   Cibona 8,212
3 Regular Season 1   Partizan NIS   Igokea 6,500
4 Regular Season 8   Partizan NIS   Crvena zvezda Telekom 6,500
5 Regular Season 5   MZT Skopje Aerodrom   Partizan NIS 6,200
6 Regular Season 6   Partizan NIS   Cibona 6,000
7 Regular Season 2   Partizan NIS   Mega Vizura 5,600
8 Regular Season 4   Partizan NIS   Zadar 5,500
9 Regular Season 12   Partizan NIS   Budućnost VOLI 5,500
10 Regular Season 12   MZT Skopje Aerodrom   Crvena zvezda Telekom 5,300

AverageEdit

Pos Team GP Average High Low
1   Partizan NIS 12 5,775 6,700 4,500
2   MZT Skopje Aerodrom 13 3,204 6,200 1,800
3   Široki Primorka 13 2,923 4,000 1,500
4   Crvena Zvezda 13 2,855 4,500 1,129
5   Zadar 13 2,808 5,000 2,000
6   Budućnost VOLI 13 2,496 5,100 1,500
7   Radnički 13 2,446 4,000 1,500
8   Cibona 13 2,150 5,200 750
9   Union Olimpija 13 2,031 3,800 500
10   Szolnoki Olaj 13 1,570 1,900 1,000
11   Cedevita 13 1,498 3,200 627
12   Igokea 13 1,392 3,100 500
13   Krka 13 1,342 2,000 1,000
14   Mega Leks 13 1,273 2,600 500
  • Updated to games played on 31 March 2014

Source: ABA League

Stats leadersEdit

As of 31 March 2014 [14]

Ranking MVPEdit

Rank Name Team Efficiency Games Average
1.   Dario Šarić   Cibona 550 26 21.15
2.   Willie Warren   Szolnoki Olaj 307 17 18.06
3.   Sava Lešić   Radnički 453 26 17.42
4.   Nenad Miljenović   Mega Vizura 427 25 17.08
5.   Boban Marjanović   Crvena zvezda 428 26 16.46

PointsEdit

Rank Name Team Points Games PPG
1.   Dario Šarić   Cibona 423 26 16.27
2.   Sava Lešić   Radnički 411 26 15.81
3.   Nemanja Gordić   Igokea 374 24 15.58
4.   Willie Warren   Szolnoki Olaj 264 17 15.53
5.   Bogdan Bogdanović   Partizan 359 24 14.96

ReboundsEdit

Rank Name Team Rebounds Games RPG
1.   Dario Šarić   Cibona 246 26 9.46
2.   Joffrey Lauvergne   Partizan 184 25 7.36
3.   Boban Marjanović   Crvena zvezda 190 26 7.31
4.   Sava Lešić   Radnički 173 26 6.65
5.   Nemanja Radović   Mega Vizura 126 19 6.63

AssistsEdit

Rank Name Team Assists Games APG
1.   Jerel Blassingame   Cibona 198 26 7.62
2.   Marko Marinović   Radnički 190 26 7.31
3.   Vasilije Micić   Mega Vizura 146 25 5.84
4.   Willie Warren   Szolnoki Olaj 90 17 5.29
5.   Nenad Miljenović   Mega Vizura 130 25 5.20

The ideal five and coach of the seasonEdit

The ideal five of the season selected by the fans and head coaches of the ABA League teams.[15][16]

Position Name Team
PG   DeMarcus Nelson   Crvena zvezda
SG   Bogdan Bogdanović   Partizan
SF   Dario Šarić   Cibona
PF   Joffrey Lauvergne   Partizan
C   Boban Marjanović   Crvena zvezda
Coach   Dejan Radonjić   Crvena zvezda

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Cibona split with Neven Spahija". abaliga.com. 14 November 2013. Archived from the original on 2013-12-04. Retrieved 4 December 2013.
  2. ^ "Igokea fired coach Bajić". abaliga.com. 16 November 2013. Archived from the original on 2013-12-04. Retrieved 4 December 2013.
  3. ^ "Široki Primorka named Jakša Vulić new coach". abaliga.com. 18 November 2013. Archived from the original on 2013-12-04. Retrieved 4 December 2013.
  4. ^ "MZT split with Vukoičić, signed Martič". abaliga.com. 2 December 2013. Archived from the original on 2013-12-04. Retrieved 4 December 2013.
  5. ^ "Nedeljko Aščerić no longer in charge of Szolnoki Olaj". abaliga.com. 11 December 2013. Archived from the original on 2013-12-11. Retrieved 11 December 2013.
  6. ^ "Igokea promoted new coach". abaliga.com. 19 January 2014. Archived from the original on 2014-01-20. Retrieved 20 January 2014.
  7. ^ "Ivan Sunara back in action in ABA League". abaliga.com. 28 January 2014. Archived from the original on 2014-01-29. Retrieved 29 January 2014.
  8. ^ "Široki brings back Ivan Velić". abaliga.com. 24 February 2014. Archived from the original on 2014-02-24. Retrieved 24 February 2014.
  9. ^ "Prihvaćena Sunarina ostavka" (in Croatian). kkzadar.net. 10 March 2014. Retrieved 10 March 2014.
  10. ^ Sanctioned with one point less
  11. ^ Standings – Regular Season Archived 2012-07-23 at the Wayback Machine, adriaticbasket.info
  12. ^ ABA League schedule season 2013-14[permanent dead link]
  13. ^ Partizan won 20:0 against Szolnoki Olaj Archived 2014-03-19 at Archive.today; Liga ABA, 18 March 2014
  14. ^ NLB Stats Archived January 16, 2013, at Archive.today
  15. ^ "The ideal five of the 2013/14 season selected". abaliga.com. 21 April 2014. Archived from the original on 2014-04-22. Retrieved 22 April 2014.
  16. ^ "Special awards winners presented". abaliga.com. 22 April 2014. Archived from the original on 2015-04-08. Retrieved 8 April 2015.

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