Malcolm Delaney pushes Milan over Maccabi Tel Aviv in OT battle

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AX Armani Exchange Milan prevailed over Maccabi Tel Aviv in a close 85-86 OT win. Malcolm Delaney made the winning play for the visitors, leading his team to its second consecutive win.

Kevin Punter was once again vital for Milan putting up 18 points including a 4-point play in the end of the regulation. At the same time, Delaney finished the contest with 16 points.

Scottie Wilbekin’s heroics were not enough for Maccabi, despite the veteran guard having 17 points. Also, Elijah Bryant came close to a double-double with 17 points and nine rebounds for the Israeli club.

For the winning side, Shavon Shields had a double-double with 14 points and 11 rebounds to push Milan to a 5-3 record. Maccabi dropped to 3-8, conceding its third consecutive loss in the EuroLeague.