Alba holds Panathinaikos at a distance
Bayern Munich will go as a table owner in the play-offs and meets in the quarterfinals on title favorite FC Barcelona. Due to the 76:81 (39:44) defeat on Wednesday at Anadolu Efes Istanbul from Turkey, the Bundesliga club can not improve a matchday before the end of the main round at a balance sheet of 13: 14 victories. At the end, the team of trainer Andrea Trinchieri is on Friday (20.45 / magenta sport) at Real Madrid.
The Munich ran after a residue in the second Euroleague game within 48 hours. Phasist led the hosts with twelve counters (23: 35/24. Minute) because Anadolu-Profi Shane Larkin was hard to hold. Until the break, Bayern came to five meters.
In the third quarter, the guests kept the game open for a long time. However, the Trinchieri team did not manage to turn the game. Again and again Larkin or the Frenchman Adrien Moerman came to simple points. In the end, the Euroleague champion brought the scarce lead over time. Best Sagittarius At the Munich, Augustine Rubit was 15 points. National Team Center Tibor Pleiss came to the Turks on nine counters.
Alba Berlin wins last home game against Panathinaikos
Alba Berlin won his last home game in this Euroleague season. On Wednesday evening, the German champion won 4355 spectators against the Greek champion Panathinaikos Athens with 87:78 (42:40). The play-offs were no longer available for the Berliners. For Alba it was the twelfth victory in the 27th game. Best Berliner Werfer were Oscar da Silva with 16 and Christ Koumadje with twelve points.
Trainer Israel Gonzalez had to renounce only on the long-term injured Marcus Eriksson and Ben Lammers. Both teams made a lot of pace at the beginning. The Berliners showed themselves more accurately and also went defensively committed to works. So they could settle at 28:13 in the first quarter.
Subsequently, Panathinaikos woke up, especially physically held significantly more. In addition, there were questionable referee decisions against the Berliner. Of this, Alba impressed. Until shortly before the halftime melt the lead on two counters.
After the sideway, Alba operated again concentrated and expanded the lead until the end of the third quarter to 69:55. The Greeks did not give up and stayed at it. But the Berliners brought the lead over time.
Frankfurt crashes direction 2. League
For the Fraport Skyliners, the descent from the BBL is getting closer. The Frankfurter lost on Wednesday at the BG Göttingen 72:76 (29:42) and conceded the fourth defeat in a row. With 12:44 points, the bottom of the table is further significantly behind the saving 16th place. The German champion from 2004 was back from the sixth minute of the sixth, just returned to two points in the third quarter.
Anadolu Efes Istanbul – Bayern Munich 81:76 (44:39)
Best Werfer: Larkin (20), Moerman (17), Simon (13), Dunston (10) for Istanbul \ – Rubit (15), Sisko (11) for Munich .
Türk Telekom Ankara – Hamburg Towers 95:70 (49:42)
Best Werfer: Perez (17), Dawkins (17), Outut (14), Johnson (12), Clemmons (11) for Ankara \ – Brown (21), Bluiett (18), Kotar (12) For Hamburg .
BBL, 17. Matchday
BG Göttingen – Fraport Frankfurt 76:72 (19: 15:23: 14:12: 19.22: 24)
Points BG Göttingen: Martin 24, Grimes 11, Roberson 11, Frey 9, Brown 6, Kamp 6, Vargas 6, Hujic 3; Fraport Frankfurt: Moore 15, Robertson 15, Cherry 9, Haarms 8, Ponitka 7, McLean 6, Schoormann 5, Wank 5, Brennke 2; Viewers: 1721
Hakro Merlins Crailsheim – Syntainics MBC Weißenfels 90:93 (39:41)
Best Werfer: Harris (24), Lewis (16), Aririguzoh (14), Stuckey (14) for Crailsheim \ – Morris (19), UPSHAW (17), Huskic (14), Mushidi (13), English (12), Bryant (10) for Weißenfels . – Viewers: 147