Turkish Airlines Euroleague
December 18, 2014
Valencia - Kazan 2014
PHASE PAGES, Final Eight 2007-08
Galatasaray Cafe Crown, DKV Joventut, Dynamo Moscow and Akasvayu Girona will be the ULEB Cup semifinalists! All hearts stopped in the Turkish duel of quarterfinals when Cuneyt Erden blasted a three on the buzzer that earned Galatasaray a 60-61 semis passport by defeating Besiktas Cola Turka. Dynamo Moscow defeated PGE Turow big by 78-63 behind Henry Domercant's 22 points.
The two semifinals were decided in the last minutes of both games, proving that the Final Eight is a high-octane final round! In the first game, DKV Joventut defeated Galatasaray Cafe Crown by 90-83 behing Rudy Fernandez's 27 points. In the other game of the night, Akasvayu Girona defeated Dynamo Moscow by a tight 78-81 behind 20 points by Ivan Radonevic. Therefore, we will have an all-Spanish ULEB Cup Final!
The ULEB Cup has a new champion, and it's none other than DKV Joventut! With a defensive masterpiece that will go down in the record books, Joventut buried Akasvayu Girona 54-79. Demond Mallet paced the winners with 26 points, while Rudy Fernandez, who didn't start due to an injury, had 13, 6 rebounds and 3 steals off the bench and was named MVP. In the game for third place, Dynamo Moscow got rid of Galatasaray Cafe Crown, 84-67.
Besiktas JK 60-61 Galatasaray CC
DKV Joventut 77-67 Pamesa V.
Dynamo M. 78-63 PGE Turow
Akasvayu G. 75-66 Unics
Joventut 90-83 Galatasaray
Dynamo M. 78-81 Akasvayu G.
Dynamo M. 84-67 Galatasaray
Akasvayu G. 54-79 DKV Joventut