EuroLeague: Zvezda defeats CSKA 86-84

Jordan Loyd and Daniel Hackett went at it, putting on career nights, but only could come out victorious and it was the former’s Crvena Zvezda By Stefan Djordjevic / info@eurohoops.net CSKA Moscow had an upper hand down the stretch but Crvena Zvezda mts Belgrade succeeded in turning things around for an 86-84home win after overtime. Although Dejan Davidovac banked a corner three followed by an offensive board and a basket to put Zvezda up 71-70 with a minute remaining, Daniel Hackett – who scored 18 points in the fourth quarter – responded with a triple…

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Valencia halts Zalgris’ four-game winning streak

from the EuroHoops team at eurohoops.net: Valencia put an end to Zalgiris Kaunas’ reign in the standings with a 94-82 victory, forcing the Lithuanian side to their first defeat in Round 5 of Turkish Airlines EuroLeague. The Spanish team managed to recover from a 45-37 deficit at halftime and lead by 10 points at the end of the third period (67-57) to gain control of the game and reach its third victory of the season, improving to a 3-1 record (their Round 4 game vs. Zenit was postponed).blob:https://sneakershoptalk.com/af97e2cf-bfc3-4617-93a9-cd475bed25b5 Bojan Dubljevic led the winning side with…

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DJ Seeley hits game winner to life Zaragoza over Start Lublin, 86-85

From Stefan Djordjevic of euro hoops.net: In a game that went down to the wire, Casademont Zaragoza snatched an 86-85 road win over the newcomer Pszczolka Start Lublin in Group D of the Basketball Champions League. It was 68-66 for the home side early on in the fourth quarter when they put on a 9-0 run to go up by 11 points (77-66), however, Zaragoza got back into the game and tied it at 79 after Jonathan Barreiro’s triple.blob:https://sneakershoptalk.com/225ae9f1-7b84-4f0f-a7d5-2a8c74f15996 Martins Laksa banked his third shot from deep which, followed by Lester Medford’s…

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Heat pushes Finals to sixth game with 111-108 victory

By Tim Reynolds, AP Basketball Writer LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. (AP) The trophy was ready.  Jimmy Butler and the Miami Heat delayed its appearance. The NBA Finals are not over, not after Butler and the Heat pulled off a virtuoso performance in Game 5 on Friday night.  Butler had 35 points, 12 rebounds and 11 assists, and the Heat watched Danny Green’s wide-open 3-pointer in the final seconds bounce off the rim on the way to beating Los Angeles 111-108 – cutting the Lakers’ lead in the title series to…

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Dragic a no-go for Game 4

Miami Heat point guard Goran will not play in Game 4 of the Finals according to The Athletic and Stadium’s Shams Charania. Dragic suffered a torn plantar fascia in the left foot in the second quarter of game 1 and it seems more than not than he will watch the Finals from the sidelines.

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September 15, 2020 NBA Playoff Recap

Who Got It Done In short, Jamal Murray, Nikola Jokic and the Denver Nuggets. pt rb ast Jamal MurrayDEN @ LAC 40 4 5 Jayson TatumBOS vs. MIA 30 14 5   3 stl , 2 blk Nikola JokićDEN @ LAC 16 22 13   Triple-double Goran DragićMIA @ BOS 29 7 4 Jae CrowderMIA @ BOS 22 5 1   5-9 3-pt Brad WanamakerBOS vs. MIA 11 3 6   5 stl Bam AdebayoMIA @ BOS 18 6 9   2 blk Jimmy ButlerMIA @ BOS 20 5 5   2 stl P. BeverleyLAC vs.…

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Damian Lillard trolls Patrick Beverley on Twitter

If you can dish it, you have to be able to take it. When Damian Lillard missed two crucial free throws late in a seeding games against the Los Angeles Clippers, guard Patrick Beverley ,in particular , seemed to revel In Lillard’s shortcoming. As the Clippers were stunningly bounced out of the second round of the playoff , after blowing a 3-1 lead, Damian Lillard wasted no time sticking it to Beverley. Dame posted this on Twitter right after the game:

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September 10, 2020 NBA Playoff Recap

Who Got It Done pt rb ast Anthony DavisLAL @ HOU 29 12 5   2 blk James HardenHOU vs. LAL 21 4 10   16-20 ft R. WestbrookHOU vs. LAL 25 3 3   3 stl LeBron JamesLAL @ HOU 16 15 9   2 stl Rajon RondoLAL @ HOU 11 10 8   2 stl Alex CarusoLAL @ HOU 16 3 2   2 blk Austin RiversHOU vs. LAL 14 5 5 Eric GordonHOU vs. LAL 19 1 3 Danny GreenLAL @ HOU 10 4 3 Ben McLemoreHOU vs. LAL 9 0 1 Yesterday’s…

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September 9, 2020 NBA Playoff Recap

Who Got It Done pt rb ast Kawhi LeonardLAC @ DEN 30 11 9   4 stl , 2 blk Kyle LowryTOR @ BOS 33 8 6   6-10 3-pt Jayson TatumBOS vs. TOR 29 14 9   2 stl , 2 blk Marcus SmartBOS vs. TOR 23 11 10   Triple-double Norman PowellTOR @ BOS 23 2 1   2 stl Jaylen BrownBOS vs. TOR 31 16 2   2 stl Nikola JokićDEN vs. LAC 26 11 6 Daniel TheisBOS vs. TOR 18 7 2 Fred VanVleetTOR @ BOS 21 9 7   2 stl ,…

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September 5, 2020 NBA Playoff Recap

Who Got it Done pt rb ast Nikola JokićDEN @ LAC 26 18 4   3 blk Jamal MurrayDEN @ LAC 27 3 6   2 stl Kyle LowryTOR @ BOS 22 11 7   2 stl , 2 blk Serge IbakaTOR @ BOS 18 7 0 Paul GeorgeLAC vs. DEN 22 8 3   2 stl , 2 blk Pascal SiakamTOR @ BOS 23 11 2 Jayson TatumBOS vs. TOR 24 10 3 Ivica ZubacLAC vs. DEN 15 9 0 Kemba WalkerBOS vs. TOR 15 2 8 M. PorterDEN @ LAC 11 7…

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