2015–16 PLK season

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Tauron Basket Liga1
Season2015–16
Teams 17
Final positions
Champions Stelmet Zielona Góra (3rd title)
Runners-up Rosa Radom
Third place Energa Czarni Słupsk
Fourth place Anwil Włocławek
Awards
MVP Flag of Poland.svg Mateusz Ponitka
Finals MVP Flag of the United States.svg Dee Bost
Statistical leaders
Points Flag of the United States.svg Jarvis Williams 17.2
Rebounds Flag of the United States.svg Kirk Archibeque 9.8
Assists Flag of the United States.svg Jerel Blassingame 6.1
2016–17
1 Sponsored league name, referring to Tauron.

The 2015–16 Polish Basketball League, for sponsorship reasons the Tauron Basket Liga, was the 82nd season of the highest professional basketball tier in Poland and the 20th since the foundation of the Polish Basketball League.

Contents

Teams

TeamLocationStadiumCapacity
Asseco Gdynia Gdynia Gdynia Sports Arena 5,500
AZS Koszalin Koszalin Hala Widowiskowo-Sportowa3,000
Energa Czarni Słupsk Słupsk Hala Gryfia 3,200
BM Slam Stal Ostrów Wielkopolski P Ostrów Wielkopolski Hala Sportowa Stal1,200
MKS Dąbrowa Górnicza Dąbrowa Górnicza Hala Centrum2,944
PGE Turów Zgorzelec Zgorzelec PGE Turów Arena3,500
Polfarmex Kutno Kutno Hala SP91,200
Polski Cukier Toruń Toruń Arena Toruń6,248
Rosa Radom Radom ZSE Radom1,200
Siarka Tarnobrzeg Tarnobrzeg Hala OSiR Wisła1,500
Polpharma Starogard Gdański Starogard Gdański Argo-Kociewie2,500
WKS Śląsk Wrocław Wrocław Hala Orbita 3,000
Start Lublin Lublin Hala Globus5,000
Stelmet Zielona Góra Zielona Góra CRS Hall 6,080
Trefl Sopot Sopot Ergo Arena 15,000
Wilki Morskie Szczecin Szczecin Azoty Arena 7,403
WTK Anwil Włocławek Włocławek Hala Mistrzów 4,200
Notes
^P Promoted from the 1 Liga.

Regular season

PosTeamPldWLPFPAPDPtsQualification or relegation
1 Stelmet Zielona Góra 3228426562179+47760Qualification to playoffs
2 Rosa Radom 3225724392226+21357
3 Anwil Włocławek 3224825092221+28856
4 Polski Cukier Toruń 3224825142280+23456
5 Energa Czarni Słupsk 3223925752341+23455
6 King Wilki Morskie Szczecin 32181425962529+6750
7 Polfarmex Kutno 32181422722225+4750
8 Asseco Gdynia 321715230923837449
9 PGE Turów Zgorzelec 32161626742631+4348
10 MKS Dąbrowa Górnicza 321418238224001846
11 Polpharma Starogard Gdański 321319234224005845
12 AZS Koszalin 3213192284243615245
13 BM Slam Stal Ostrów Wielkopolski 3212202297243413744
14 WKS Śląsk Wrocław 328242285251122640
15 Trefl Sopot 328242167233216540
16 Siarka Tarnobrzeg 327252253255730439
17 Start Lublin 324282154262346936
Source: PLK

Playoffs

Bracket

  Quarterfinals Semifinals Finals
              
 1 Stelmet Zielona Góra 3 
8 Asseco Gdynia 0 
 1 Stelmet Zielona Góra 3 
 5 Energa Czarni Słupsk 0 
4 Polski Cukier Toruń 1
 5 Energa Czarni Słupsk 3 
  1 Stelmet Zielona Góra 4
 2 Rosa Radom 0
 3 Anwil Włocławek 3 
6 King Wilki Morskie Szczecin 1 
 3 Anwil Włocławek 1Third place
 2 Rosa Radom 3 
2 Rosa Radom 35 Anwil Włocławek 0
 7 Polfarmex Kutno 0 3 Energa Czarni Słupsk 2

Quarter-finals

Team 1 Agg. Team 2Game 1Game 2Game 3Game 4Game 5
Stelmet Zielona Góra 3–0 Asseco Gdynia 91–5781–5392–55
Polski Cukier Toruń 1–3 Energa Czarni Słupsk 87–9086–7171–8483–94
Anwil Włocławek 3–1 King Wilki Morskie Szczecin 78–5486–7188–9383–75 (OT)
Rosa Radom 3–0 Polfarmex Kutno 76–6663–5673–68

Semi-finals

Team 1 Agg. Team 2Game 1Game 2Game 3Game 4Game 5
Stelmet Zielona Góra 3–0 Energa Czarni Słupsk 93–7387–6777–61
Rosa Radom 3–1 Anwil Włocławek 58–6482–6571–5675–61

Third-position play-off

Team 1 Agg. Team 2Game 1Game 2Game 3
Anwil Włocławek 0–2 Energa Czarni Słupsk 54–5962–78

Finals

Team 1 Agg. Team 2Game 1Game 2Game 3Game 4Game 5Game 6Game 7
Stelmet Zielona Góra 4–0 Rosa Radom 86–80 (OT)70–5165–5364–53

Awards

Most Valuable Player

PlayerTeamRef.
Flag of Poland.svg Mateusz Ponitka Stelmet Zielona Góra
[1]

Finals MVP

PlayerTeamRef.
Flag of the United States.svg Dee Bost Stelmet Zielona Góra
[2]

Best Defender

PlayerTeamRef.
Flag of Poland.svg Michał Sokołowski Rosa Radom
[3]

Best Polish Player

PlayerTeamRef.
Flag of Poland.svg Mateusz Ponitka Stelmet Zielona Góra
[1]

Best Coach

PlayerTeamRef.
Flag of Slovenia.svg Sašo Filipovski Stelmet Zielona Góra

Statistical leaders

Final statistical leaders after the Regular Season. [4]

Efficiency

PosPlayerClub PIR
1 Flag of the United States.svg Jarvis Williams Śląsk Wrocław 20.3
2 Flag of the United States.svg Zach Robbins Siarka Tarnobrzeg 19.0
3 Flag of the United States.svg Kirk Archibeque PGE Turów Zgorzelec 18.4

Points

PosPlayerClubPPG
1 Flag of the United States.svg Jarvis Williams Śląsk Wrocław 17.24
2 Flag of Cameroon.svg Danny Gibson Twarde Pierniki Toruń 17.22
3 Flag of Poland.svg Michael Hicks Starogard Gdański 17.19
4 Flag of the Czech Republic.svg David Jelinek Anwil Włocławek 17.1

Rebounds

PosPlayerClubRPG
1 Flag of the United States.svg Kirk Archibeque PGE Turów Zgorzelec 9.8
2 Flag of the United States.svg Michael Fraser Polfarmex Kutno 9.6
3 Flag of the United States.svg Kevin Johnson Jr. Polfarmex Kutno 9.5

Assists

PosPlayerClubAPG
1 Flag of the United States.svg Jerel Blassingame Energa Czarni Słupsk 6.1
2 Flag of Cameroon.svg Danny Gibson Polski Cukier Toruń 5.9
3 Flag of Australia (converted).svg Daniel Dillon PGE Turów Zgorzelec 5.7

Polish clubs in European competitions

TeamCompetitionProgress
Stelmet Zielona Gora Euroleague Regular season
Eurocup Quarterfinals
PGE Turow Zgorzelec FIBA Europe Cup Regular season
Slask Wroclaw Top 32
Rosa Radom Top 32

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References

  1. 1 2 "Najbardziej Wartościowy Zawodnik: Mateusz Ponitka" (in Polish). Tauron Basket Liga. 27 April 2016. Retrieved 27 April 2016.
  2. "Najlepsza piątka i najlepszy zawodnik w obronie w TBL". plk.pl. Retrieved 2016-04-25.
  3. Statistics at PLK.pl