2021 Israeli Basketball National League Cup

The 2021 Israeli Basketball National League Cup will be the 1st edition of the Israeli Basketball National League Cup, organized by the Israel Basketball Association.

2021 Israeli Basketball National League Cup
Country Israel
Dates22 October – 30 December 2021
Teams15
ChampionsHapoel Afula
Runners-upElitzur Eito Ashkelon
Semifinalists
Matches played14
MVPUnited States Vander Blue
All statistics correct as of 30 December 2021 (2021-12-30).

On 10 May 2021, the Israel Basketball Association announced a change in the State Cup tournament format. only the first 8 teams at the end of the first rotation of the Israeli Basketball Premier League will compete in the State Cup and not all the teams participate in the Premier League and the Israeli Basketball National League.[1]

On 11 August, 2021, the Israel Basketball Association held the draw for the tournament. The tournament format consists of one-game elimination match.[2]

bracketEdit

 
Round of 16
22–24 October
Quarterfinals
5, 9 & 20 November
Semifinals
8-9 December
Final
30 December
 
              
 
 
 
 
Maccabi Haifa77
 
 
 
Hapoel Migdal/Jezreel62
 
Maccabi Haifa92
 
 
 
Hapoel Ramat Gan Givatayim67
 
Hapoel Ramat Gan Givatayim80
 
 
 
Maccabi Hod HaSharon66
 
Maccabi Haifa80
 
 
 
Hapoel Afula84
 
Hapoel Afula99
 
 
 
A.S. Ramat HaSharon95
 
Hapoel Afula82
 
 
 
Maccabi Ironi Ramat Gan80
 
Maccabi Ironi Ramat Gan79
 
 
 
Maccabi Ashdod65
 
Hapoel Afula96
 
 
 
Elitzur Eito Ashkelon78
 
Ironi Ra'anana82
 
 
 
Elitzur Eito Ashkelon98
 
Elitzur Eito Ashkelon84
 
 
Elitzur Kiryat Ata71
 
 
 
 
 
Elitzur Eito Ashkelon95
 
 
 
Ironi Nahariya91
 
Maccabi Ma'ale Adumim90
 
 
 
Elitzur Netanya100
 
Elitzur Netanya78
 
 
 
Ironi Nahariya89
 
Ironi Nahariya106
 
 
Hapoel Hevel Modi'in89
 

Round of 16Edit

The round of 16 took place on 22-24 October, 2021. Ironi Kiryat Ata automatically advanced to the quarterfinals.

23 October 2021 Maccabi Ma'ale Adumim 90–100 Elitzur Netanya Jerusalem
20:30 Scoring by quarter: 25–28, 20–32, 23–17, 22–23
Pts: Orion 23
Rebs: Braxton 11
Asts: Navon 6
PIR: Braxton, Orion 25
Boxscore Pts: Parsons 19
Rebs: Parsons 12
Asts: Parsons 8
PIR: Parsons 31
Arena: Cosell Center
Attendance: 40
23 October 2021 Maccabi Haifa 77–62 Hapoel Migdal/Jezreel Haifa
21:00 Scoring by quarter: 21-14, 23-15, 15-20, 18-13
Pts: Putney 19
Rebs: Koperberg 16
Asts: Kozahinof 6
PIR: Koperberg 30
Boxscore Pts: Parselany 17
Rebs: Parselany 8
Asts: Asayag 9
PIR: Asayag 19
Arena: Romema Arena
Attendance: 200
22 October 2021 Hapoel Ramat Gan Givatayim 80–66 Maccabi Hod HaSharon Ramat Gan
14:30 Scoring by quarter: 18-15, 21–19, 21–19, 20–13
Pts: Combs 16
Rebs: Treadwell 11
Asts: Noyovitch 5
PIR: Treadwell 25
Boxscore Pts: Dawson 21
Rebs: Dawson 9
Asts: Berkowitz 10
PIR: Dawson 28
Arena: Zisman Hall
Attendance: 100
22 October 2021 Maccabi Ironi Ramat Gan 79–65 Maccabi Ashdod Ramat Gan
12:00 Scoring by quarter: 17–16, 22–18, 19–16, 21–15
Pts: Hirsh 22
Rebs: Altit & Trant 6
Asts: Delaney 8
PIR: Hirsh 22
Boxscore Pts: Cohen 26
Rebs: Aji 12
Asts: Cohen 7
PIR: Cohen 27
Arena: Zisman Hall
Attendance: 50
23 October 2021 Hapoel Afula 99–95 A.S. Ramat HaSharon Afula
20:30 Scoring by quarter: 31–20, 27–20, 29–27, 12–28
Pts: Porat 21
Rebs: Porat, Danino 6
Asts: Ben Zvi 6
PIR: Porat 24
Boxscore Pts: Shimoni, Dadon 18
Rebs: Yam 8
Asts: Capers 7
PIR: Capers 26
Arena: Nir Ha'emak Hall
Attendance: 120
23 October 2021 Ironi Nahariya 106–89 Hapoel Hevel Modi'in Nahariya
20:30 Scoring by quarter: 26–19, 25–19, 30–22, 25–29
Pts: Yakov 20
Rebs: Thomas 7
Asts: Uzan 6
PIR: Thomas 24
Boxscore Pts: Hall, Levi 21
Rebs: Hall 6
Asts: Gat 11
PIR: Levy 27
Arena: Ein Sara Sport Hall
Attendance: 100
24 October 2021 Ironi Ra'anana 81–98 Elitzur Eito Ashkelon Ra'anana
18:00 Scoring by quarter: 18–19, 25–33, 20–27, 18–19
Pts: Siggers 16
Rebs: Siggers 7
Asts: Siggers 6
PIR: Siggers 26
Boxscore Pts: Holder 22
Rebs: Warren 11
Asts: Holder 7
PIR: Warren 32
Arena: Metro West
Attendance: 130

QuarterfinalsEdit

9 November 2021 Elitzur Eito Ashkelon 84–71 Elitzur Kiryat Ata Ashkelon
19:00 Scoring by quarter: 17–27, 25–14, 22–20, 20–10
Pts: Kadir 18
Rebs: Kadir 17
Asts: Kadir 7
PIR: Kadir 41
Boxscore Pts: Funderburke, Reuven 15
Rebs: Stevens 8
Asts: Reuven 5
PIR: Lavy 19
Arena: Ashkelon Sports Arena
Attendance: 80
9 November 2021 Maccabi Haifa 92–67 Hapoel Ramat Gan Givatayim Haifa
19:00 Scoring by quarter: 20–11, 16–15, 29–16, 27–25
Pts: Putney 16
Rebs: Putney 7
Asts: Smith 5
PIR: Putney 22
Boxscore Pts: Combs 18
Rebs: Tyomkin, Treadwell 7
Asts: Tyomkin 4
PIR: Tyomkin 17
Arena: Romema Arena
Attendance: 150
5 November 2021 Hapoel Afula 82–80 Maccabi Ironi Ramat Gan Afula
13:30 Scoring by quarter: 19–21, 23–22, 19–16, 21–21
Pts: Nazia 19
Rebs: Holyfield 12
Asts: Holyfield 6
PIR: Danino, Holyfield 21
Boxscore Pts: Amir 23
Rebs: Delaney 6
Asts: Delaney 5
PIR: Amir 24
Arena: Nir Ha'emak Hall
Attendance: 30
20 November 2021 Elitzur Netanya 78–89 Ironi Nahariya Netanya
20:30 Scoring by quarter: 23–23, 10–21, 13–24, 32–21
Pts: Borg 21
Rebs: Skeens 9
Asts: Parsons 4
PIR: Skeens 18
Boxscore Pts: Branch 28
Rebs: Thomas 11
Asts: Ohayon 7
PIR: Branch 34
Arena: Yeshurun Hall
Attendance: 600

SemifinalsEdit

8 December 2021 Elitzur Eito Ashkelon 95–91 Ironi Nahariya Ashkelon
19:30 Scoring by quarter: 21–18, 24–19, 25–31, 25–23
Pts: Warren 26
Rebs: Warren 7
Asts: Rozenfeld, Lewis 5
PIR: Warren 27
Boxscore Pts: Ohayon 23
Rebs: Chubrevich 8
Asts: Ohayon 8
PIR: Ohayon 22
Arena: Ashkelon Sports Arena
Attendance: 100
9 December 2021 Maccabi Haifa 80–84 Hapoel Afula Haifa
21:00 Scoring by quarter: 22–21, 23–28, 19–19, 16–16
Pts: Koperberg 25
Rebs: Smith & Freund 9
Asts: Koperberg 12
PIR: Koperberg 24
Boxscore Pts: Porat 16
Rebs: Holyfield 13
Asts: Dotan 6
PIR: Holyfield 21
Arena: Romema Arena
Attendance: 150

FinalEdit

30 December 2021 Hapoel Afula 96–78 Elitzur Eito Ashkelon Afula
19:40 Scoring by quarter: 27–25, 14–17, 28–8, 27–28
Pts: Blue 31
Rebs: Holyfield 13
Asts: Ben-Zvi 6
PIR: Blue 25
Boxscore Pts: Warren 21
Rebs: Warren 9
Asts: Holder 4
PIR: Warren 19
Arena: Nir Ha'emak Hall
Attendance: 500


Starters: Pts Reb Ast
SG 8   Vander Blue 31 8 1
PF 17   Tomer Porat 16 2 1
PG 10   Guy Dotan 13 4 4
F 14   Roey Netzia 11 4 2
C 55   Michael Holyfield 10 13 0
Reserves:
PG 6   Ziv Ben-Zvi 7 1 6
F 5   Anton Shoutvin 6 3 1
PG 12   Omer El-Al 2 1 1
G/F 25   Eliad Tal 0 0 0
F 32   Benny Elazar 0 0 0
F 9   Ido Avitan DNP
Head coach:
  Nir Kaplan
 
 
 
 
H. Afula
 
 
 
 
E. Ashkelon


H. Afula Statistics E. Ashkelon
31/50 (62%) 2 point field goals 16/33 (48%)
8/24 (33%) 3 point field goals 9/29 (31%)
10/15 (66%) Free throws 19/28 (67%)
40 Rebounds 37
16 Assists 15
4 Steals 7
11 Turnovers 13
0 Blocks 1
Starters: Pts Reb Ast
PF 10   Storm Warren 21 9 2
G 20   Daniel Rosenbaum 13 7 0
SG 23   J.R. Holder 12 3 4
PG 4   Arthur Rozenfeld 5 2 2
G 22   Omer Ben David 0 1 2
Reserves:
G 66   D.J. Sharp 12 1 0
F 5   Jordan Lewis 8 4 3
G 27   Alon Druker 7 5 2
G/F 6   Guy Netzer 0 0 0
F 13   Shir Moraidi 0 0 0
G 14   Idan Galbetg DNP
G 9   Gal Evers DNP
PG 55   Or Cohen DNP
Head coach:
  Amit Tamir
2021 National League Cup Winners
Hapoel Afula
1st title

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ The Israeli Basketball Super League Administration (10 May 2021). "המנהלת מברכת על השינוי בשיטת הגביע" [The Super League Administration greet the change in the Cup format] (in Hebrew). Retrieved 29 May 2021.
  2. ^ Israel Basketball Association (11 August 2020). "גביע הליגה הלאומית" [National League Cup] (PDF). ibasketball.co.il (in Hebrew). Retrieved 11 August 2021.