Basket – Montepaschi Siena
Livorno is with full squad.
Siena still missing Duane Woodward (U.S. Guard with 13.2 ppg, 2.9 rpg) and
Benjamin Eze (Center, 7.4 ppg, 5.7 rpg) is questionable. As Stonerook became Italian Siena can use in league Georgian forward Boisa Vladimer who was very good in 4 games (10 ppg, 5.1 rpg).
Milano – Snaidero Udine
For Milano Blair started to practice but his presence (and his condition) is still questionable. Gigena (5.4 ppg) is out.
Udine will miss their regular center Jacob Jaacks (11.3 ppg, 8.6 rpg)
Biella – Teramo Basket
For Biella Walter Santarossa (5 ppg,3.2 rpg) is out. Kendrick Johnson (13 ppg) at the start of December left the team.
Teramo is full and used from last game Mike Bernard (from Upea). He had 3.9 ppg,3 .6 rpg but in single game with Teramo grabbed 9.
Benneton Treviso – Varese
Benneton: Will miss again Nikos Zisis (9.3 ppg,4 apg),he will be back in about 40 days.In last games they have back Siskauskas who seems in great form.
Varese: Full squad.
Roma – Cantu
Roma: Gary Trent played only 2 games for Roma with 5ppg and 9.5 rpg and left the team.Regular center Van De Spiegel (8 ppg, 6.1 rpg) still injured.
Cantu: US Playmaker Nathan Johnson (8.3 ppg, 2.10 apg) will be out (probably will leave the team).
Roseto – Avellino
Roseto: Full squad but have in mind that Diamantopoulos (15 ppg) left the team at mid December.
Avellino: No significant news except Prato, Dumas left the team (only 2.7 ppg), Sasa Markovic (4.3 ppg, 3.8 rpg) and Willie Taylor (5.9 ppg,2.7 rpg) will probably leave. They signed up US playmaker Tony Bobbit. Argentinian Patricio Prato (18.5 ppg) is questionable, situation will be cleared tomorrow.
Napoli – Violla Reggio Calabria
Napoli: Full squad.
Violla RC: Some players with minor injuries, especially Tierry Zig and Anthony Giovacchini but they are not starters.
Reggio Emilia – Virtus Bologna
Reggio Emilia: Boscagin, Mc Intyre, Gigli, Roberson, Minard reported questionable but probably all will play.
Virtus Bologna: Full squad.
Climamio Bologna – Upea Capo D’ Orlando
Climamio: Full squad.
Upea Capo: Brad Traina (5.7 ppg, 2 rpg) left the team, Dusan Jelic (9.5 ppg, 4.2 rpg) is out due to injury.
Ppg = points per game
Rpg = rebounds per game
Apg = assists per game