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A 5-11 run in the final minutes of the game was enough for Real Madrid to defeat Badalona on the road (74-83) and remain close to the top of the ACB standings.

The visitors were up by just four late in the fourth quarter (64-68), yet a 5-11 run helped them take a double-digit lead (69-79) and seal the deal.

Four players scored in double figures for the winners, with Rudy Fernandez leading the way with 14 points. On the other hand, Nicolas Laprovittola finished the game with a double-double of 23 points and 10 assists for the losing squad.

Real Madrid improved to 17-5, whereas Badalona dropped to 13 – 9, but remained within the playoff zone.