Olympiacos defeated UNICS Kazan (66-70) and advanced to the Final of the “Gomelsky Cup” in Moscow.
UNICS made a better start (10-4), but Olympiacos turned things around and led by as many as 13 points (48-61).
The Russians, though, cut the deficit to one (66-67), but Nikola Milutinov sealed the deal for the “Reds”, with a two-pointer and one free throw.
Giorgos Printezis (18 points), Kevin Punter (14 points) and Milutinov (10 points, 13 rebounds) were the best players of the winners. On the other hand, Jamar Smith had 17 points for the losing squad.
Olympiacos will face either CSKA Moscow or Promitheas Patras in the Final of the tournament.