Turkish Airlines Euroleague
May 19, 2013
Game Center, Game 3
Seven teams still perfect through three games
Jeff Adrien - Benetton Basket
The regular season of the Eurocup's 10th anniversary year reached its midpoint this week with thrillers all over Europe! More than half the games on Tuesday’s slate went to visiting teams! In the end Week 3 came to an end with seven teams still unbeaten.
BCM Gravelines downed Hapoel Jerusalem 75-91
on the road to stay perfect in Group A. Rudy Jomby and Andrew Albicy combined for 37 points for the winners.
BC Donetsk routed Cibona 98-81
behind Ramel Curry’s 23 points for second place in that group. Unbeaten
BC Khimki topped PAOK 62-71
in Greece thanks to Kresimir Loncar’s 20 points.
VEF Riga whipped Cholet Basket 69-53
to grab second place. Courtney Sims paced Riga with 14 points and 9 rebounds. In Group C,
CEZ Nymburk defeated BC Rudupis 79-91
on the wings of Petr Benda’s 22 points to improve to 3-0.
Aris trumped GasTerra Flames 51-58
behind Sam Muldrow’s massive double-double to take second. Group D features a three-way tie at the top following three games.
Asvel Basket beat Telenet Oostende 53-70
on the strength of a balanced team effort, while Nik Caner-Medley erupted for 27 points in 23 minutes as
Valencia overcame Lukoil Academic 64-72
. The results leave Asvel, Lukoil and Valanecia tied at 2-1.
Gran Canaria 2014 crushed Banvit BK 85-61
to remain perfect in Group E, where
Lokomotiv-Kuban’s 83-60 smackdown of Fraport Skyliners
left the hosts in second place. Ali Traore posted 17 points and 10 rebounds for the winners.
Lietuvos Rytas downed Le Mans 62-79
to stay atop Group F at 3-0. Steponas Babrauskas hit 4 threes and scored 15 off the bench for the former champs.
Krka Novo Mesto beat Azovmash 66-71
led by Zoran Dragic to improve to 2-1. Patrick Beverley scored 17 as
Spartak St. Petersburg topped FC Bayern Munich 75-62
for its third win in as many Group G games.
Benetton Basket edged Cedevita 86-87
in rematch from last season’s third place game. Vlad Moldoveanu enjoyed a breakout game with 19 for the winners. And in Group H, DeShaun Wood scored 12 and dished 9 assists as undefeated
Alba Berlin bested PGE Turow 79-68
Dexia Mons-Hainaut beat Buducnost 66-53
led by Warren Carter’s 15 points.
Game 3, Tuesday, November 29, 2011
BC Donetsk vs. Cibona
Hapoel Jerusalem vs. BCM Gravelines
VEF Riga vs. Cholet Basket
PAOK BC vs. BC Khimki
BC Rudupis vs. CEZ Nymburk
GasTerra Flames vs. Aris BSA
Lukoil Academic vs. Valencia Basket
Telenet Oostende vs. Asvel Basket
Lokomotiv Kuban vs. Fraport Sky.
Gran Canaria 2014 vs. Banvit BK
BC Azovmash vs. Krka Novo Mesto
Le Mans vs. Lietuvos Rytas
Spartak SPB vs. FC Bayern Munich
Cedevita vs. Benetton Basket
Dexia Mons vs. Buducnost Voli
Alba Berlin vs. PGE Turow
Group A analysis
Group B analysis
Group C analysis
Group D analysis
Group E analysis
Group F analysis
Group G analysis
Group H analysis
WEEK 3 MVP
(After Week 3)
Monday, November 28, 2011