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EuroLeague: Daryl Macon Jr. named Round 6 MVP

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Daryl Macon Jr. of Panathinaikos BC was named the Turkish Airlines EuroLeague MVP for Round 6, after his monster performance vs. Efes.

The rookie guard led Panathinaikos to a 95-69 resounding victory over reigning champions Efes. Macon posted a PIR of 38, after scoring 34 points on a club-record 9-for-12 three-point shooting. He also collected four rebounds and three assists in fewer than 26 minutes on the floor.

Round 6 second-best index rating, 29, belonged to Jan Vesely of Fenerbahce, who scored 24 points on 10-for-14 two-point shooting to go with eight rebounds, two assists against FC Barcelona.

In the third place, behind Macon and Vesely, Alpha Diallo of AS Monaco, whose 19 points, seven rebounds, three steals and two assists for a PIR of 28 helped beat visiting Crvena Zvezda by 70-62.

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