2015–16 SL Favorit Sport season

The 2015–16 SL Favorit Sport was the 1st season of the newly established Ukrainian top-tier basketball competition, the Ukrainian SL Favorit Sport.[1][2] The season started on October 10, 2015.

2015–16 SL Favorit Sport season1
Teams9
Games played170
DatesOctober 10, 2015 – May 2, 2016
Final positions
ChampionsKhimik
(2nd title)
Runners-upDynamo Kyiv
Third placeKryvbas
Fourth placeCherkaski Mavpy
Awards
MVPUkraine Dmytro Gliebov
Finals MVPUnited States Branden Frazier
Statistical leaders
Points Ukraine Andriy Lebedintsev 20.3
Rebounds Ukraine Artem Shvets 9.6
Assists Ukraine Andriy Lebedintsev 7.7
Records
Biggest home winKhimik 111–59 Dynamo Kyiv
(28 November 2015), Kryvbas 106–54 Bipa Odessa
(5 April 2016)
Biggest away winInfiz Kyiv 83–122 Cherkaski Mavpy
(31 March 2016)
Highest scoringInfiz Kyiv 102–107 Mykolaiv
(2 April 2016)
Winning streak12 games
Kryvbas
Losing streak16 games
Infiz Kyiv
1 Sponsored league name.

SeparationEdit

At the start of the 2015–16 season, the SL Favorit Sport league was founded, and several teams from the Ukrainian SuperLeague, including the league's champions, Khimik, left the Ukrainian SuperLeague and joined the newly formed Ukrainian SL Favorit Sport league.[3]

TeamsEdit

Team City
Bipa Odessa Odessa
Infiz Kyiv Kyiv
Dynamo Kyiv Kyiv
Mykolaiv Mykolaiv
Zaporizhya Zaporizhia
VolynBasket Lutsk
Kryvbas Kryvyi Rih
Cherkaski Mavpy Cherkaski
Khimik Yuzhny

Regular seasonEdit

Pos Team Pld W L PF PA PD Pts Qualification or relegation
1 Khimik 32 28 4 2667 2106 +561 60 Qualification to playoffs
2 Kryvbas 32 26 6 2382 2071 +311 58
3 Dynamo Kyiv 32 23 9 2452 2217 +235 55
4 Cherkaski Mavpy 32 18 14 2601 2492 +109 50
5 MBC Mykolaiv 32 14 18 2323 2405 −82 46
6 Zaporizhya 32 14 18 2315 2395 −80 46
7 Bipa Odessa 32 13 19 2273 2382 −109 45
8 Volynbasket 32 5 27 2209 2668 −459 37
9 Infiz Kyiv 32 3 29 2409 2895 −486 35
Source: Flashscore

PlayoffsEdit

  Quarter Finals Semifinals Finals
                           
  1 Khimik 2  
8 VolynBasket 0  
  1 Khimik 3  
  4 Cherkaski Mavpy 0  
4 Cherkaski Mavpy 2
  5 Mykolaiv 1  
    1 Khimik 3
  3 Dynamo Kyiv 1
  2 Kryvbas 2  
7 Bipa Odessa 0  
  2 Kryvbas 2 Third place
  3 Dynamo Kyiv 3  
3 Dynamo Kyiv 2 2 Kryvbas 3
  6 Zaporizhya 0   4 Cherkaski Mavpy 2

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Ukraine. Eurobasket.
  2. ^ Ukraine – Eurobasket.com. RealGM.
  3. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2015-10-02. Retrieved 2015-10-10.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)