Season By The Numbers

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56 official games were played by Maccabi Bazan Haifa in the Israeli league, Eurocup, Israeli cup and the Israeli League playoffs with Maccabi Haifa winning 33 games (58.9%). The games were evenly divided between Romema and on the road, with Haifa winning 20-off-28 games at Romema (71.4%)! On the road, Haifa had a sub .500 record at 13-15. Haifa recorded their best regular record in franchise history at, 18-10, and were 7-4 in the playoffs. In the Eurocup, Haifa was 8-8, advancing to the Last 32 Stage (6-4 in group stage, 2-4 in Last 32). In the State Cup, the team lost the 1/8 round against Hapoel Eilat. The most significant difference in Haifa’s wins and losses was on the offensive side: Haifa scored close to 85 points in their wins, but only 68 points in their losses. Another glaring statistic was the number of assists: 19.5 in wins versus 13.9 in losses.

Only two players played all 56 games for Haifa: Donta Smith and Ben Reis. Yivzori missed one game (Kazan away), Ido Kozikaro missed two games (Rishon Lezion and Tallin) and Randle four. There was not one player who started in all 56 games, Donta is the only one who was in starting five in 55 games (He didn’t start only in the first game against Kazan).

Haifa broke another franchise record with nine wins in a row from October 23 until November 17: Skopje, Ashdod, Riga, Herzliya, Eilat, Banvit, Rishon Lezion, Tallinn and Holon. The longest win streak in the league was from January 12 until February 23: Herzliya, Eilat, Rishon Lezion, Holon, Nes Ziona and Gilboa Galil.

Team records this season:
Points – 107 points, Playoff semifinal game 1 against Hapoel Jerusalem (05/22/2014)
Points allowed – 60 points, twice: Eurocup, round 7 against MZT Skopje (11/27/2013) and Israeli league, round 16 against Hapoel Eilat (01/19/2014).
Made shots from 2 – 34, Playoff semifinal game 1 against Hapoel Jerusalem (05/22/2014)
Percentage from 2 – 73.9%, Playoff semifinal game 1 against Hapoel Jerusalem (05/22/2014)
Made shots from r 3 – 13, Israeli league round 7 against Hapoel Holon (11/17/2013)
Percentage from 3 – 63.6%, Eurocup round 3 against V.E.F Riga (10/30/2013)
Made shots from FT – 30, Israeli league round 14 against Maccabi Ashdod (01/02/2014)
Percentage from FT – 94.1, Eurocup round 2 against MZT Skopje (10/23/2013)
Rebounds – 50, Playoff quarterfinal game 2 against Nes Ziona (05/08/2014)
Steals – 17, Israeli league round 26 against Hapoel Jerusalem (04/06/2014)
Turnovers – 7, Israeli league round 24 against Hapoel Tel Aviv (03/23/2014)
Assists – 32, Israeli league round 26 against Hapoel Jerusalem (04/06/2014) – All time record
Blocks – 9, Playoff quarterfinal game 3 against Nes Ziona (05/12/2014)
VAL – 141, Israeli league round 20 against Gilboa Galil (02/23/2014)

Leading players (average):
Minutes – Donta Smith 34.4
Points – Donta Smith 15.6
2-PT% – Adrian Henning 62.6%
3-PT% – Ike Ofoegbu 42.8%
FT% – Moran Roth 84%
Rebounds – Donta Smith 7
Fouls against – Donta Smith 5.9
Steals – Donta Smith 1.9
Assists – Donta Smith 5.6
Blocks – Brian Randle 1.5
VAL – Donta Smith 23.5

Players records (single game):
Minutes – 42, Brian Randle, playoff final game 2 against Maccabi Tel Aviv (06/11/2014)
Points – 36, Dagan Yivzori, Israeli league round 22 against Hapoel Jerusalem (03/09/2014)
Made shots for 2 – 10, Adrian Henning (playoff semifinal game 4) and Donta Smith (3 times)
Made shots for 3 – 7, Dagan Yivzori, Israeli league round 22 against Hapoel Jerusalem (03/09/2014)
Made shots for 1 – 12, Donta Smith, twice
Rebounds – 16, Donta Smith, Eurocup round 3 against V.E.F Riga (10/30/2013)
Fouls against – 11, Donta Smith, twice
Steals – 7, Donta Smith, Israeli league round 4 against Herzliya (11/02/2013)
Assists – 14, Donta Smith, Israeli league round 26 against Hapoel Jerusalem (04/06/2014)
Blocks – 6, Brian Randle, playoff quarterfinal game 3 against Nes Ziona (05/12/2014)
VAL – 47, Donta Smith, Israeli league round 24 against Hapoel Tel Aviv (03/23/2014)