Zalgiris prevailed in Klaipeda
Zalgiris Kaunas (4-0) continued their surprisingly good performances this season. The Lithuanian champions prevailed over Neptunas 90:62 (23:18 26:14 20:12 21:18) in an away game in Klaipeda (1-4) and recorded one more win in VTB United league’s B group.
The league’s debutants Neptunas managed to put up a fight only in the first quarter which ended with a five-point Zalgiris lead (23:18). But that was only the start – the Lithuanian powerhouse easily overscored their opponents and finished the game with an ease.
This time winners were led by Ksystof Lavrinovic (pictured), who had 16 points and 5 rebounds. Oliver Lafayette was a great help and scored 15.
On the opposing side Deividas Gailius finished with 15 points and 6 rebounds.
TalkBasket reminds you that Zalgiris is sitll unbeaten this season. Zalgiris’ combined results of Lithuanian basketball league (LKL), VTB United League and Euroleague are now 10-0.