Bayern Munich became the 2019 German League champion

Bayern Munich Danilo Barthel
Photo: Bayern Munich

Bayern Munich swept the series against ALBA Berlin (3-0) and won the 2019 German League title.

Bayern came back from a double-digit deficit and defeated ALBA 93-88 in overtime in Game 3 of the German League Finals.

ALBA led by 14 at halftime (32-46) and entered the fourth quarter in front by 13 (51-64). Yet, the Bavarians closed the game on a 25-12 run and tied the match at 76 to force an overtime

In the extra period, Danilo Barthel scored crucial points for Bayern and handed his team the victory and the title.

Vladimir Lucic, who made the game-tying three-pointer, led the winners with a game-high 23 points. Peyton Siva had a team-high 21 points for the losing squad.

This was the second straight title for Bayern Munich and fifth overall.