2020–21 Iranian Basketball Super League

The 2020–21 Iran Super League season was the 31st season of the Iranian basketball league.

Locations of the 2020–21 season teams

Regular seasonEdit

Group AEdit

Pos Team Pld W L PF PA PD Pts Qualification
1 Shahrdari Gorgan 14 14 0 1214 935 +279 28 Qualification to playoffs
2 Palayesh Naft Abadan 14 10 4 1058 906 +152 24
3 Exxon Tehran 14 9 5 957 963 −6 23
4 Avijeh Sanat Parsa Mashhad 14 8 6 1045 980 +65 22
5 Sanat Mes Rafsanjan 14 6 8 1001 961 +40 20
6 Shora & Shahrdari Qazvin 14 6 8 1047 1087 −40 20
7 Khaneh Basketball Khuzestan 14 2 12 910 1151 −241 16
8 Raad Padafand Mashhad 14 1 13 939 1188 −249 15
Source: IRIBF
Home \ Away AVI EXX KBK NAF RAD SMR SHG SSQ
Avijeh Sanat Parsa Mashhad 76–66 85–67 68–67 94–60 73–66 74–97 73–76
Exxon Tehran 62–58 74–66 75–72 75–61 69–75 44–64 90–88
Khaneh Basketball Khuzestan 50–89 69–83 63–75 66–88 45–89 68–98 89–87
Palayesh Naft Abadan 71–59 77–53 64–54 97–71 66–48 67–89 82–70
Raad Padafand Mashhad 78–95 58–61 68–88 61–98 68–79 61–79 68–81
Sanat Mes Rafsanjan 66–70 64–79 80–65 58–65 85–58 60–78 79–81
Shahrdari Gorgan 86–79 74–54 79–55 87–78 102–68 88–78 98–87
Shora & Shahrdari Qazvin 68–52 61–72 92–65 50–79 88–71 56–74 62–95
Source: IRIBF
Legend: Blue = home team win; Red = away team win.
Matches with lighter background shading were decided after overtime.

Group BEdit

Pos Team Pld W L PF PA PD Pts Qualification
1 Mahram Tehran 14 13 1 1211 816 +395 27 Qualification to playoffs
2 Chemidor Qom 14 12 2 1269 1039 +230 26
3 Zob Ahan Isfahan 14 10 4 1123 904 +219 24
4 Sanat Mes Kerman 14 7 7 981 1021 −40 21
5 Koochin Amol 14 7 7 1063 989 +74 21
6 Shahrdari Bandar Abbas 14 5 9 1018 1102 −84 19
7 Niroo Zamini Tehran 14 2 12 861 1205 −344 16
8 Ayandehsazan Tehran 14 0 14 824 1274 −450 14
Source: IRIBF
Home \ Away AYA CHE KCH MAH NIR SMK SHB ZOB
Ayandehsazan Tehran 62–107 69–110 52–112 69–70 51–65 57–72 55–89
Chemidor Qom 108–71 89–98 66–82 109–69 88–75 76–68 84–78
Koochin Amol 85–48 58–70 41–78 87–48 69–85 100–91 55–63
Mahram Tehran 109–40 87–89 76–72 86–44 86–45 77–56 84–80
Niroo Zamini Tehran 68–65 66–107 58–82 47–90 56–82 66–88 65–81
Sanat Mes Kerman 96–70 69–88 61–68 55–87 93–71 70–51 46–75
Shahrdari Bandar Abbas 89–63 67–96 74–65 65–87 92–87 80–82 72–101
Zob Ahan Isfahan 94–52 89–92 79–73 64–70 74–46 81–57 75–53
Source: IRIBF
Legend: Blue = home team win; Red = away team win.
Matches with lighter background shading were decided after overtime.

PlayoffsEdit

1/8 finals Quarterfinals Semifinals Final
            
A1 Shahrdari Gorgan 2
B8 Ayandehsazan Tehran 0
A1 Shahrdari Gorgan 2
A5 Sanat Mes Rafsanjan 0
B4 Sanat Mes Kerman 0
A5 Sanat Mes Rafsanjan 2
A1 Shahrdari Gorgan 3
B2 Chemidor Qom 0
B2 Chemidor Qom 2
A7 Khaneh Basketball Khuzestan 0
B2 Chemidor Qom 2
A3 Exxon Tehran 1
A3 Exxon Tehran 2
B6 Shahrdari Bandar Abbas 1
A1 Shahrdari Gorgan 3
B1 Mahram Tehran 1
B1 Mahram Tehran 2
A8 Raad Padafand Mashhad 0
B1 Mahram Tehran 2
B5 Koochin Amol 0
A4 Avijeh Sanat Parsa Mashhad 1
B5 Koochin Amol 2
B1 Mahram Tehran 3
A2 Palayesh Naft Abadan 2
A2 Palayesh Naft Abadan 2 Third place
B7 Niroo Zamini Tehran 0
A2 Palayesh Naft Abadan 2 B2 Chemidor Qom (OT) 90
B3 Zob Ahan Isfahan 1 A2 Palayesh Naft Abadan 85
B3 Zob Ahan Isfahan 2
A6 Shora & Shahrdari Qazvin 1

1/8 finalsEdit

Team 1 Series Team 2 Game 1 Game 2 Game 3
Shahrdari Gorgan 2–0 Ayandehsazan Tehran 112–55 90–64 0
Sanat Mes Kerman 0–2 Sanat Mes Rafsanjan 64–71 72–89 0
Chemidor Qom 2–0 Khaneh Basketball Khuzestan 109–66 117–59 0
Exxon Tehran 2–1 Shahrdari Bandar Abbas 79–68 81–88 93–89
Mahram Tehran 2–0 Raad Padafand Mashhad 88–56 83–64 0
Avijeh Sanat Parsa Mashhad 1–2 Koochin Amol 66–94 83–75 66–74
Palayesh Naft Abadan 2–0 Niroo Zamini Tehran 87–48 81–60 0
Zob Ahan Isfahan 2–1 Shora & Shahrdari Qazvin 74–80 (OT) 81–72 98–86

QuarterfinalsEdit

Team 1 Series Team 2 Game 1 Game 2 Game 3
Shahrdari Gorgan 2–0 Sanat Mes Rafsanjan 104–61 81–74 0
Chemidor Qom 2–1 Exxon Tehran 62–65 87–77 83–54
Mahram Tehran 2–0 Koochin Amol 82–59 92–62 0
Palayesh Naft Abadan 2–1 Zob Ahan Isfahan 68–59 70–77 68–60

SemifinalsEdit

Team 1 Series Team 2 Game 1 Game 2 Game 3 Game 4 Game 5
Shahrdari Gorgan 3–0 Chemidor Qom 91–65 95–91 83–76 0 0
Mahram Tehran 3–2 Palayesh Naft Abadan 89–72 59–69 70–74 90–86 (OT) 85–83

FinalEdit

Team 1 Series Team 2 Game 1 Game 2 Game 3 Game 4 Game 5
Shahrdari Gorgan 3–1 Mahram Tehran 84–72 78–101 88–66 110–103 (OT) 0
18 April 2021
21:30
Shahrdari Gorgan 84–72 Mahram Tehran
Scoring by quarter: 25–14, 14–16, 24–21, 21–21
Pts: Petty 24
Rebs: Aminu 11
Asts: Jamshidi 8
Pts: Nikkhah 30
Rebs: Zangeneh, Summers 8
Asts: Kamrani, Nikkhah 5
20 April 2021
20:15
Mahram Tehran 101–78 Shahrdari Gorgan
Scoring by quarter: 35–20, 25–16, 16–21, 25–21
Pts: Nikkhah 21
Rebs: Summers 11
Asts: Kamrani 5
Pts: Petty 16
Rebs: Kolasangiani 7
Asts: Jamshidi 3
22 April 2021
20:15
Shahrdari Gorgan 88–66 Mahram Tehran
Scoring by quarter: 21–18, 18–8, 22–24, 27–16
Pts: Aminu 20
Rebs: Aminu 14
Asts: Jamshidi 8
Pts: Nikkhah 22
Rebs: Khandanpour, Summers 6
Asts: Hosseinzadeh 3
24 April 2021
20:30
Mahram Tehran 103–110 (OT) Shahrdari Gorgan
Scoring by quarter: 20–19, 27–35, 33–21, 16–21, Overtime: 7–14
Pts: Summers 27
Rebs: Nikkhah 6
Asts: Trent 7
Pts: Petty 36
Rebs: Aminu 20
Asts: Jamshidi 5

Statistical leadersEdit

Category Player Team Average
Points   Mohammad Jamshidi Shahrdari Gorgan 21.0
Rebounds   Arsalan Kazemi Chemidor Qom 12.8
Assists   Mohammad Jamshidi Shahrdari Gorgan 6.1
Blocks   Waverly Austin Shora & Shahrdari Qazvin 2.2
Steals   Aleksandar Ponjavić Avijeh Sanat Parsa Mashhad 2.6

ImportsEdit

The following is the list of imports, which had played for their respective teams at least once, with the returning imports in italics.

Team Player 1 Player 2 Replaced
Avijeh Sanat Parsa Mashhad   Nikola Maravić   Aleksandar Ponjavić
Ayandehsazan Tehran
Chemidor Qom   Ike Diogu   E. J. Rowland   Kelvin Amayo
  Nikola Popović
Exxon Tehran   Zoran Vrkić   Corin Henry
Khaneh Basketball Khuzestan   Reger Dowell   Chris Ware
Koochin Amol
Mahram Tehran   Malique Trent   DaJuan Summers
Niroo Zamini Tehran
Palayesh Naft Abadan
Raad Padafand Mashhad
Sanat Mes Kerman   Norville Carey   Devin Martin
Sanat Mes Rafsanjan   Emmanuel Malou
Shahrdari Bandar Abbas   Oumar Barry   Darryl Bryant
Shahrdari Gorgan   Perry Petty   Alade Aminu
Shora & Shahrdari Qazvin   Waverly Austin   Malcolm Grant
Zob Ahan Isfahan   Sava Lešić   Justin Dentmon   Devin Sweetney

ReferencesEdit