Real Madrid rallied past Fuenlabrada

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Thanks to an excellent performance in the second half, Real Madrid beat Fuenlabrada (80-95) and remained on top of the standings (7-1).

The visitors were in front by just three at halftime (43-46), but exploded in the second half and outscored the hosts 37-49 to take a double-digit lead and never look back.

Sergio Llull scored a game-high 17 points for the “Whites”, with Walter Tavares adding 12 points and eight rebounds.

On the other hand, Marko Popovic had a team-high 16 points for the losing squad, as Tomas Bellas posted 12.

Real Madrid were victorious for the seventh time in eight matches (7-1), whereas Fuenlabrada lost for the fifth time this season (3-5).