NKL: extended series of victories, first victory of T.Gaidamavičius, bright youth of “Ryto” and “Žalgiris”

Mažeikiai “M Basket” (10/8) continues its winning streak in the championship of the National Basketball League (“7bet-NKL”).

Students of Darius Dimavičius are visiting 81:71 (22:14, 22:23, 16:15, 21:19) defeated Joniškis “Delikatesas” (6/11) and won the fifth victory in a row.

The visitors from Mažeikiai gained a double-digit lead (22:12) in the first half, but “Delikatesas” sprinted after the long break and cut the deficit to one point (63:64).

However, in the fourth quarter, the home team failed to break the game, as Šarūnas Valunta threw free throws, Simas Jasaitis scored a two-pointer and the Mažeikiai team again broke away from the Joniškis team (68:63).

In the remaining 5 minutes, the home team could not get closer to 4 points, so they had to accept the advantage of M Basket.

Karolis Babushis stood out in the ranks of the Mažeikiai team, who had 23 points (4/6 doubles, 4/7 triples, 3/4 penalties), 2 rebounds and 23 utility points in 31 minutes.

For the Joniškis team, Povilas Gaidys scored 17 points (6/7 doubles, 1/2 triples, 2/2 penalties), rebounded 10 balls, made 2 assists and collected 28 utility points in 40 minutes.

“Delicacy: Povilas Gaidys 17 (6/7 doubles, 10 rebounds, 28 assists), Darionas Rackley 13 (3/7 triples, 8 assists, 5 fouls), Ugnius Mineikis 12 (2/3 triples .), Corey Boyd 11 (5/8 doubles, 6 rebounds), Ned Chancellor 8 (2/6 triples, 2 blocks).

„M Basket“: Karolis Babushis 23 (4/6 doubles, 4/7 triples), Artūras Jomantas 16 (6/13 doubles, 8 rebounds, 5 assists, 4 assists), Šarūnas Valunta 13 ( 2/5 tr., 5/6 penalties, 4 overs), Mindaugas Motuz (2/5 trs., 6 refs) and Simas Jasaitis (2/5 trs, 8 refs) 10 each, Edi Sinadinović 7 (2/3 triples, 7 assists).

M. Krivos’ double double brought victory to “Žalgiris-2” in Vilkaviški

Motiejus Krivas scored a double-double and Kaunas “Žalgiris-2” (16/1) led by him won the sixteenth victory in the “7bet-NKL” championship.

Pupils of Vytautas Pliaugas are away 88:67 (24:15, 20:24, 25:4, 19:24) beat the basketball players of Vilkaviškis “Perlo” (7/10).

Having taken over the reins from the start of the match, the Žalgiris team gained a double-digit lead (10:0), but they took only a 5-point lead into the long break (44:39).

Returning to the court after the break, the Kaunas team switched to a higher gear and won the quarter 25:4 and accumulated a record 26-point advantage (69:43), which was enough for them to win in Vilkaviški.

M. Krivas stood out in the ranks of the Kaunas team, who had 17 points (6/9 doubles, 5/8 penalties), 11 rebounds, an interception, a block, 3 errors and 24 utility points in 17 minutes.

For the Vilkaviskis team, Aidas Kavaliauskas scored 11 points (4/5 doubles, 0/3 triples, 3/4 penalties) in 27 minutes, rebounded the ball, made 7 assists, intercepted 3 balls, made three mistakes and collected 15 utility points.

„Pearl“: Moussa Mayaki 14 (5/13 doubles, 6 rebounds), Rokas Stankevičius 12 (4/5 doubles, 6 rebounds, 3 blocks), Aidas Kavaliauskas 11 (4/5 doubles, 7 rebounds trans., 3 per. for.).

“Zalgiris-2”: Motiejus Krivas 17 (6/9 doubles, 5/8 penalties, 11 rebounds), Liutauras Lelevičius and Dovydas Butka (3/6 triples) 13 each, Kajus Kublickas (3/8 doubles, 6 res. trans.) and Matas Vokietaitis (4/5 doubles, 8 rebounds) 9 each, Gytis Nemeikša (7 rebounds) and Dominykas Butka (4/6 doubles, 4 errors) 8 each.

On the wave: “Telšia” also defeated Klaipėda

“Telšiai” (16/2) won the fifth victory in a row in the “7bet-NKL” championship.

Pupils of Ričis Vaišvila at home 86:71 (27:13, 20:8, 17:23, 22:27) defeated Klaipėda “Neptūno-Akvaservis” (2/16), for which this is the fourth defeat in a row.

Having started the match powerfully, the Telsiškis had a double-digit lead (18:4) in the first half, which they increased to 26 points (47:21) before the long break.

In the second half of the match, the people of Klaipėda continued to sink into an even deeper hole, so the home team confidently triumphed.

Laurynas Kaveckis scored 17 points (3/4 doubles, 3/3 triples, 2/2 penalty), 2 rebounds, 2 assists and 23 utility points for the Telšiai team.

Gediminas Leščiauskas stood out in the ranks of the Klaipėda team, who had 19 points (6/8 doubles, 0/3 triples, 7/10 penalties), 8 rebounds, 2 assists and 29 utility points in 22 minutes.

“Telšia”: Laurynas Kaveckis 17 (3/3 triples), Laurynas Mikalauskas 15 (6/10 doubles), Ovidijus Kaminskis 12 (6/8 doubles, 6 assists, 3 assists), Benas Leinarts (3/ 5 trit.) and Tomas Rimša (2/7 trit.) 11 each.

“Neptūnas-Akvaservis”: Gediminas Leščiauskas 19 (6/8 doubles, 7/10 penalties, 8 rebounds, 3 overs, 29 uses), Rytis Šakaitis 16 (3/6 triples, 5/5 penalties, 5 assists), Matas Repšys 13 (6/10 doubles, 6 rebounds), Gabrielius Mažeika (1/5 triples, 4 rebounds) and Kristupas Keinys (1/5 triples, 5 rebounds) . kam., 4 kld.) after 8.

The “Vyčio-VDU” team beat “Atleta” with a three-point rain

Karolis Kokoška exploded with long shots, and the “Vyčio-VDU” (9/5) team led by him celebrated their ninth victory in the “7bet-NKL” championship.

The club coached by Erika Kučiauskas is away 100:71 (28:24, 21:13, 25:18, 26:16) beat Kaunas district with a hurricane attack. “The Athlete” (5/12).

Karolis Kokoška stood out in the ranks of the Šakiai team, who had 22 points (1/3 doubles, 6/7 triples, 2/2 penalties), 6 rebounds, 2 assists and 29 utility points in 28 minutes.

The “Vyčio-VDU” team hit 18 of 39 three-pointers (46%), while the home team made 4 of 20 (20%).

In the first half of the game, Atletas, who was in the chasing role, reduced the deficit to 8 points (43:51) after a long break, but then the visitors played a 7-0 stretch and created a safer advantage (58:43).

At the beginning of the decisive quarter, “Atletas” fell into a 22-point hole (55:77), from which it never recovered.

Kaunas district for the team, Medas Kuprijanovas scored 18 points (7/9 doubles, 0/2 triples, 4/8 penalty), rebounded 2 balls and collected 17 utility points in 29 minutes.

„Athletes“: Medas Kuprijanovas 18 (7/9 doubles, 4/8 penalties), Tomas Balčiūnas 12 (5 rebounds), Tautvydas Baltrushaitis 11, Karolis Babkauskas 8 (2/5 triples), Paulius Danisevičius 7 (3/7 dvit., 5 rez. trans., 4 kld.).

“Vytis-VDU”: Karolis Kokoška 22 (6/7 triples, 6 rebounds, 2 blocks, 29 assists), Titas Januševičius 21 (4/10 triples, 5 rebounds, 8 assists), Augustinas Mikštas 14 (2/5 goals, 10 goals), Gabrielius Čelka 10 (2/3 goals), Šarūnas Vingelis (2/3 goals) and Eimantas Žilius (5 goals) 8 each, Ernestas Jonkus 7 (1/5 trit., 5 rez. transfer).

In Vilnius – T. Rinkūnas’ 28-point performance and Steko’s triumph

Tadas Rinkūnas scored 28 points and his Vilnius Stekas (8/9) triumphed in the 7bet-NKL championship.

The pupils of Tomas Purlis beat “Šilutė” (9/8) on their field 93:75 (22:18, 28:23, 18:13, 25:21).

For the Vilnius team, T. Rinkūnas scored 28 points (6/8 doubles, 5/9 triples, 1/1 penalty), rebounded 8 balls, made 5 assists and collected 31 utility points in 34 minutes.

At the end of the second quarter, after a three-pointer by T. Rinkūnas, Stekas gained a double-digit lead for the first time (45:34), which it increased to 14 points (68:54) by the fourth quarter.

In the second half of the match, “Šilutė” did not get closer than 9 points and left Vilnius without a victory.

Edgaras Preibys stood out in the ranks of Šilute’s team, who had 13 points (5/9 doubles, 0/1 triples, 3/3 penalties), 3 rebounds, 3 assists and 22 utility points in 33 minutes.

“Fried”: Tadas Rinkūnas 28 (6/8 doubles, 5/9 triples, 8 rebounds, 5 assists, 4 fouls, 31 assists), Mantas Šerkšnas 17 (3/7 triples), Lukas Pivoriūnas (6/7 doubles, 6 rebounds) and Justas Sinica (4/5 triples) 14 each, Paulius Semaška 11 (1/5 triples, 7 assists, 3 turnovers, 4 fouls) .), Karolis Brusokas 7 (5 rebounds, 2 blocks).

“Shilute”: Jevgenas Balabanas 14 (6/7 doubles), Edgaras Preibys 13 (5/9 doubles, 3 overs), Joshua Alexanderis 12 (5/8 doubles, 9 rebounds), Julius Liesis (3/ 4 points, 5 assists, 7 turnovers, 6 turnovers) and Tadas Cibulskas (3/4 points) 11 each, Jalen Warren 7 (5/5 points, 5 assists).

In the points race – A. Šimonios’ match of the season and “Ryto-2″‘s victory against Kretinga

Adas Šimonis organized the best personal performance of the season and led by him, Vilnius “Rytas-2” (5/12) won the fifth victory in the “7bet-NKL” championship.

Vilnius club away 103:97 (29:18, 29:28, 31:28, 14:23) overtook the team of “Kretingos-VR Servisas” (6/10) in the points race.

A. Šimonis stood out in the ranks of the Vilnius team, who had 27 points (4/7 doubles, 4/10 triples, 7/7 penalties), 5 rebounds, 3 assists and 26 utility points in 33 minutes.

So far, his best performance of the season was 19 points for Telšiai.

In the third quarter, “Rytas-2” gained a 20-point lead (70:50), but the guests from Kretinga did not give up so easily. 5 minutes before the end of the match, Rytis Zabita reduced the guests’ deficit to single digits with a two-pointer (90:98).

Soon, Modestas Jurkaitis and Adas Šimonis exchanged accurate shots, and Andreas Kalogiros added a two-pointer (103:92).

As the last 3 minutes ticked by, Raidas Natius nailed an important three-pointer (95:103), but after that the Kretingi people missed shots and the visitors from Vilnius triumphed.

For the Kretinga team, Maksimas Lutsenka scored 24 points (3/10 doubles, 5/10 triples, 3/5 penalty), 4 rebounds, 4 assists and 24 utility points in 33 minutes.

“Kretinga-VR Servisas”: Maksimas Lusenka 24 (3/10 doubles, 5/10 triples, 4 assists, 4 assists), Martynas Mažeika 22 (6/13 doubles, 2/6 triples, 6 rebounds). , 7 assists), Rytis Zabita (4/9 doubles, 8 rebounds) and Valerijus Anisimovs (4/4 doubles) 12 each, Modestas Jurkaitis 10 (2/2 triples), Mantvydas Žukauskas 9 (trans. 4).

“Morning-2”: Adas Šimonis 27 (4/7 doubles, 4/10 triples, 7/7 penalties, 5 rebounds, 26 shots), Modestas Babraitis (6/9 doubles, 7 rebounds) and Gediminas Alis (6/10 doubles, 6 rebounds, 4 assists, 3 assists) 15 each, Bogdanas Bryniukas 14 (7/9 doubles, 6 rebounds), Lukas Valantinas (4 /8 doubles) and Matas Narvilas (5/6 doubles) 11 each, Andreas Kalogiros 7 (9 rebounds, 9 assists, 2 blocks).

The first victory of coach T. Gaidamavičius in the match of the week

The new coach of Marijampole “Sūduvos-Mantinga” (12/3) Tomas Gaidamavičius won his first victory in the “7bet-NKL” championship week match.

Aurelijs Pukelis scored a double-double and he led the Marijampolė club on the road 71:66 (14:18, 21:12, 20:21, 16:15) defeated Palanga “Kuršius” (7/11).

A. Pukelis stood out in the ranks of the Marijampole team, who had 20 points (6/10 doubles, 1/1 triples, 5/5 penalties), 14 rebounds, 2 assists and 30 utility points in 28 minutes.

A tough fight continued until the end of the match. With 3 minutes left, Ernest Jaškus scored a two-pointer with a foul and tied the score (66:66).

Then, on the other side of the court, Tautvydas Kliučinikas hit one of two free throws (67:66), after which none of the teams could score points for a few minutes.

As the last 10 seconds ticked by, Žygymantas Šimonis scored a three-pointer, and Ernestas Jaškus missed a long shot and the Marijampolians won.

For the Palanga team, E. Jaškus scored 8 points (1/5 doubles, 1/5 triples, 3/7 penalty), rebounded 10 balls, made 5 assists and collected 21 utility points in 33 minutes.

“Curonians”: Zacaree Owens (2/6 treys, 4 steals), Tad Kararin (4/5 doubles, 3 blocks) and Danilo Sokolenka (4 steals) each 11, Mantas Litvins (2/3 treys), Justin Young (4/6 doubles) and Ernestas Jaškus (1/5 triples, 10 rebounds, 5 assists, 5 assists) 8 each.

“Sūduva-Mantinga”: Aurelijus Pukelis 20 (6/10 doubles, 5/5 penalties, 14 rebounds, 4 mistakes, 30 assists), Žygymantas Šimonis 17 (3/7 triples, 6 rebounds, 4 res. transfer, 4 kld.), Tautvydas Kliučinikas 12 (4/10 doubles, 6 rez. transfer, 5 per. ch.).

“Long break”: the month of LKL clubs – Cvirka’s future in Pasvaly, CBet may lose its leader, the futile search for Gargždas and Wolves and Šiauliai’s desire to replace the legionnaire