Nick Kalathis was excellent and helped Barcelona prevail with 81-74 over Tenerife, at the moment when Baskonia had a hard time against Gran Canaria, but took the victory with 75-71, away from home.
Saronas Yassikevitsios’ team did not have any difficulties against Tenerife, remaining on a path of success. The Catalans were in control of the match from the first minutes and despite the efforts of the guests they kept the reins and reached the positive result.
Alex Abrines with 16 points was the first scorer of his team, with Nick Kalathis playing for 20’56 ” and having a very positive presence with 14 points (5/7 two points, 1/3 three points, 1/3 shots ), 5 rebounds and 5 assists.
The champion Baskonia, for its part, found them … dark against Gran Canaria, but remained upright and left the Canary Islands with a victory.
Zoran Dragic with 17 points and 3 assists gave the … rhythm to his team, with Achilles Polonara following him and with 16 points, 9 rebounds being the ideal complement.