Adriatic league round up (week 16)

Serbian derby between Radnicki and Crvena Zvezda, brought us very interesting game. Home team had 8 points advantage just three minutes before end, but that wasn’t enough. Charles Jenkins scored 6 points, Rasko Katic added 4, and guests won the game by 78-73. For Radnicki, Sava Lesic had 27 points and 9 rebounds.

One of the best playes of Crvena Zvezda, Blake Schilb played only three minutes, and word is that he is leaving club, although he signed three years contract last summer.

Caach Dusko Vujosevic returned on Partizan bench, and home team won game against Krka 80-67. Great game for Tarence Kinsey, who scored 17 points (11-8), and had 6 steals. Partizan had 14 steals, more than any team in the league, this year. Ex Partizan player, Jaka Klobucar had 21 points and 6 rebounds for Krka.

Cedevita had easy game against Zadar, and won by 83-59. Jusuf Nurkic, who is probably the most talented big man in the league, had 15 points, 6 rebounds and 4 blocks, for valoration 28. Zadar forward Ivan Batur, scored 13 points.

After overtime, Buducnost won very important game against MZT Skopje, and probably crashed their dreams about final four. Ceda Vitkovac scored 20 points, while experienced big man Jeleel Akindele scored 19 points plus 8 rebounds. For MZT, Todor Gecevski scored 22 points.

Brilliant Dario Saric led Cibona in Hungary. He made three pointer to equal the score in the last minute, and then guard  Ivan Siriscevic scored one free-throw for victory 64-63. Dario had 25 points, 5 rebounds and 3 assists.

Interesting situation: three players are sharing MVP round 16 award. Dario Saric (Cibona), Sava Lesic (Radnicki) and Deividas Gailius  had identical valoration – 29.

Results:

Igokea – Mega Vizura 83:80

Partizan – Krka 80:67

Radnicki – Crvena zvezda Telekom 73:78

Cedevita – Zadar 83:59

Buducnost – MZT Skopje 87:79 (70:70)

Olimpija – Siroki 77:62

Szolnoki – Cibona 63:64