Marcelinho Huertas climbs on top of Spanish Cup assists list

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Giannis Askounis

15/Feb/20 11:34

Not the best of nights for Iberostar Tenerife, but Marcelinho Huertas enjoyed a personal achievement.

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Marcelinho Huertas became the player with the most assists in Spanish Cup history on Friday evening. With 12 dimes in Iberostar Tenerife’s quarterfinals loss to MoraBanc Andorra passed Pablo Prigioni’s 109-assist mark reaching 117 of his own and first place in the all-time list.

1 Marcelinho Huertas 117
2 Pablo Prigioni 109
3 Sergio Llull 99
4 Juan Carlos Navarro 95
5 Pablo Laso 92
6 Andre Turner 86
7 Sergio Rodríguez 84
8 Elmer Bennett 76
9 Rudy Fernández 65
10 Thomas Heurtel and Víctor Sada 53

The 36-year-old guard also posted a game-high 20 points in losing effort.

Following Copa del Rey elimination, the Basketball Champions League playoffs draw on February 18 is up next for Tenerife. Txus Vidorreta’s team will collide with Filou Oostende, San Pablo Burgos or Telekom Baskets Bonn with the home-court advantage in the best-of-three series.

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