ANDhe real Madrid finally lived a quiet game. He built up a comfortable advantage of 24 points in the first half (53-29) before him Breogan River and, contrary to what happened in recent meetings, he did not lose it, he did not faint, he did not suffer. In this way, the whites put an end to a streak of three consecutive losses in the Endesa League and five including the Euroleague.


A win for raise some self-esteem facing the continental front. With the meeting resolved, it was time to look at the start of the playoff series against Maccabiwhich starts on Wednesday. The Israeli team will be a better unit of measurement of the state of the madridistas than a Breogán who missed Musa a lotits main player, absent after undergoing surgery for a broken trachea.

Mastery of all facets of the game

The Galician weakness does not detract from the good game of Madrid, much improved Regarding the last meetings. He mastered all aspects of the game, he had balance and accuracy (he got to have 10/20 in triples), he circulated the ball quickly (24 assists), defended well and intimidated (eight plugs) and above all, was consistent all the shock.


Victory led her Deck, which also generated a game that culminated in cons. finished with 15 points without error in field goals, seven rebounds, two assists and a PIR of 25. With him there are no doubts. But the morning he helped others with theirs. Yabusele was at a good level (13 points), Williams-Goss directed with criteria (14 and four assists) and Randolph gave signs of life (13). Any help will be little in the face of what lies ahead.

Deck and Tavares light the fuse

Madrid got back on track in the first quarter. An partial 9-0 it was a warning. From the hand of Deck and with a dominating Tavares, the whites already won 16-6. Before the first break the advantage was 15 (26-11). They were only distracted when they received a 0-9 run after putting on 37-16 in the second period.


The ghosts disappeared with a 14-4 run based on Deck taking advantage of visiting losses and Yabusele triples. The marker was opened to never be closed again. The difference reached 34 points (79-45). And to live a calm end, that on Wednesday comes the Maccabee.

Data sheet:

90 – Real Madrid (26 + 27 + 24 + 13): Williams-Goss (14), Abalde (10), Deck (15), Tavares (13) and Yabusele (13) -starting five-, Causeur (3), Núñez, Randolph (13), Rudy Fernández (3), Poirier (4) and Llull (2).

65 – Breogan River (13+16+16+20): Bell-Haynes (8), Kacinas (4), Kalinoski (10), Lukovic (8) and Mahalbasic (9) -initial five-, Ubal (3), Jankovic (3), Sakho (3), E. Quintela ( 7), S. Quintela (5) and Cruz (5).

Referees: Fernando Calatrava, Francisco Araña and Andrés Fernández. Without eliminated.

Incidents: Match corresponding to the twenty-ninth day of the Endesa League played at the WiZink Center in Madrid before some 5,000 spectators.