ANDhe Real Madrid he has gone from being immersed in a marathon of games to playing one in the last two weeks. Between the 38 days that go from January 14 to February 20, the whites played 16 games. The average is one every 2.3 days. However, since the Cup final, they have only played onethe heavy defeat against Zalgiris.

The FIBA Windows they stopped the Endesa League and they did not play against him CSKA due to the suspension of the Russian teams by the Euroleague as a result of the Russian invasion of Ukraine. This Sunday (6:30 p.m.), finally, Madrid returns to action to face the Bitci Baskonia in domestic competition.

The team was a bit exhausted and had to recharge the batteries. These days have been worth us to remember things and recharge energies

Pablo Laso, coach of Real Madrid

Paul Lasso considers that the two weeks with a looser schedule have been good for his team, which “was a bit exhausted and had to charge batteries. He has trained very well. They have earned us remember things and recharge energy. It has given us time to to rest And now we have to endorse it in the games”.

That lack of energy was seen in some games. The whites they have lost five of the last eight and in them the average points is 72.1. In the previous 44 of the season, was 81.8. The 47 to Zalgiristhe worst Real Madrid goal in the Euroleague, the 51 against Fenerbahce and the 59 and 68 in two classicsshow a lack of freshness that they hope to recover this Sunday.