After 45 minutes of play in Belgrade, ALBA Berlin celebrated against Crvena Zvezda with a score of 94:85, while Luke Sikma dropped a double-double.
The result was 79:79 at the end of regulation. But, during the additional five minutes, the German team totally took control of the match.
The one that was pulling all strings for ALBA was Sikma with a double-double. The American forward finished the game with 15 points, 10 rebounds and 4 assists (index rating of 25). Peyton Siva scored the same number of points as Sikma and those two were the best scorers for the German team. Martin Hermannsson added 13, Landry Nnoko 12, and Marcus Eriksson 10 points.
Kevin Punter was the leading player for Crvena Zvezda, but his 24 points weren’t enough for his team to celebrate in Belgrade. Besides Punter, only two other players scored more than 10 points and both of them finished the game with 12. Vladimir Štimac and Lorenzo Brown were the only ones who helped Kevin Punter.
Now, after 20 rounds, Crvena Zvezda has 9 victories and 11 defeats and ALBA Berlin two wins less and 2 defeats more (7-13).