ANDArgentine base Leandro Bolmaro and center Pau Gasol led Barça’s hard-fought victory in the Principality. Those of Sarunas Jasikevicius, with a stellar Bolmaro with 26 points and a PIR of 32, sentenced in the last quarter with a partial of 8 to 25 on a BC MoraBanc with many casualties due to injury and also with three players who reappeared after suffering the Covid . Pau Gasol scored 16 points and grabbed eight rebounds with a PIR of 19.
BC MoraBanc Andorra stood up to Barça in the first ten minutes. Those of Ibon Navarro, who had not played a game since April 4, made a weak staging and received a partial of 5 to 12 with two triples from Barça’s Argentine base, Bolmaro.
The entrance of Clevin Hannah was key for those of the Principality. The North American guard, who has just overcome the Covid, scored eight consecutive points to revive his team. Sarunas Jasikevicius’s men pulled on the talent of some of their players and a triple by Hannah tied the game at 23. On the same horn, Adam Hanga scored from the 6.75 line to make it 23-26 at the end of the first quarter.
Barça marked the territory at the beginning of the second period and with a partial 8-0 took the first clear advantage on the electronic score with 29-38. Leandro Bolmaro continued with his private recital. Scoring and leading your team in these seconds ten minutes. Those of Sarunas Jasikevicius achieved a difference of +12 (32 to 44) thanks to a fluid game in attack and good defense.
A 2 + 1 from Oriol Paulí and two points from Hannah on the horn made up the score at halftime to leave a 37-44 with 17 points (3 of 3 in shots of 2 and 3 of 4 in triples) and 20 valuation of Bolmaro and 14 points from Hannah (3 of 3 of 2 and 2 of 2 in triples).
At the resumption, BC MoraBanc gritted their teeth in defense and Ibon Navarro’s men drowned Barça. The partial from 14 to 0, after six consecutive points from Pau Gasol, in the last four minutes of the third quarter placed those of Ibon Navarro for the first time ahead in the electronic (55 to 52). Sarunas Jasikevicius missed the key. Barça disconnected in attack and went to the last quarter with a disadvantage (55 to 54).
The visitors reconnected to the game at the start of the last quarter and at the rhythm of Leandro Bolmaro they made a 10-2 run to place 57-64.
Those of Ibon Navarro had a hard time scoring and began to accuse inactivity after overcoming their new Covid outbreak. The first two points, in this last quarter, of the BC MoraBanc arrived at five minutes with a past hoop from Sergi García (59 to 64).
Pau Gasol began to lead the attacks of those of Jasikevicius and dominated the painting. The game ended with three consecutive triples: one from Kyle Kuric, another from Bolmaro and the final one from Hanga.
– Data sheet:
63 – BC MoraBanc Andorra (23 + 14 + 18 + 8): Sergi García (6), Senglin (8), Albert Pons (-), Oriol Paulí (13) and ‘Tunde’ (7) -titling quintet-, Hannah (18), Jelínek (2), Parakhouski (4), Kulvietis (5) and Guille Colom (-).
79 – FC Barcelona (26 + 18 + 10 + 25): Westermann (2), Bolmaro (26), Abrines (4), Smits (9) and Pau Gasol (16) -starting team-, Pustovyi (-), Víctor Claver (5), Sergi Martínez (6), Kuric (5 ), Hanga (6) and Oriola (-).
Referees: Emilio Pérez, Alberto Sánchez and Iyán González. Without eliminated.
Incidents: Match of the 33rd round of the Endesa League played at the Andorra Sports Center. No audience.
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