ANDl Real Madrid achieved his 16th win consecutive in the Endesa League to achieve his thirtieth triumph in 31 games. Overwhelming. Before the European battle, the leader had to roll up his sleeves in the last quarter to beat Joventut (101-92), superior for three quarters. Debuted Poirier with good marks (9 points and 5 rebounds) and Garuba, as energetic as ever, he ended up half injured.
The Penya He recalled at the beginning that in modern basketball it is more efficient to shoot three than two. With six triples (10 attempts), two baskets of two and two free throws dominated the first quarter. Madrid, comfortable in the classification of the Endesa League and uncomfortable to play before attempting the taking of Constantinople, he went out to win with the minimum, that is, without defending. Laso again turned a timeout into a highlight and the reaction did not arrive until the second quarter when the Joventut it had come to have rents of 10 points (20-30).
Had debuted Poirier because Tavares He continues with his vice of making silly mistakes. The Frenchman did not clash, despite his lack of rhythm. When Causeur He almost signed another triple over the horn (the seventh of his team), the game ended up leveling off (44-47) because Joventut no longer seemed so comfortable.
After the break, the JoventutClever, he brought Tavares out of his den with Morgan’s triples and played great basketball to blur Madrid, which had never had the initiative. TO Morgan gave relief Brodziansky. La Penya stretched again (57-66, min 27) on a day in which Madrid had decided to take a break after winning at Fenerbahçe, Barça and Tenerife.
Afterwards, several bad news were gathered for him. Joventut. Madrid woke up with the energy of Garuba and the presence of Tavares, gave an acceleration, Llull put on the hero cape (scored 5 triples) and Morgan went to the bench fouled. A 9-0 run brought the Whites back to life, who took command of the game until the end. A last quarter of 36 points left Joventut, at a good level all afternoon, with no response.
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