Neptunas edged Zalgiris Kaunas in double overtime

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In a late thriller on Sunday evening, Neptunas defeated Zalgiris Kaunas at home in double overtime (98-93).

Kyle Weaver tied the game to force an overtime (78-78), while Arturas Milaknis led the game into a double overtime, with a two-pointer (84-84).

The hosts stood tall in the end and made some big shots to claim a big win at home (98-93).

Weaver scored 24 points for the winners, with Tomas Delininkaitis and Gytis Masiulis adding 16 and 13 points, respectively.

Brandon Davies had 17 points for the losing squad, as Edgaras Ulanovas and Nate Wolters posted 12 points apiece.

Neptunas improved to 14-3, whereas Zalgiris dropped to 15-2.