Real Madrid dominates Zaragoza, Baskonia escapes Andorra with Baldwin’s heroics

2022-01-16T20:04:07+00:00 2022-01-16T20:04:07+00:00.

Stefan Djordjevic

16/Jan/22 20:04

Eurohoops.net

Wade Baldwin stepped up in crunch time for Baskonia, handing them the win over Andorra, while Real Madrid got the job done against Zaragoza

By Eurohoops team/ info@eurohoops.net

Real Madrid started the game against Casademont Zaragoza with a 28-3 run and basically decided the outcome already in the first ten minutes, cruising to a 94-69 win.

The Whites improved to 16-1 at the top of the standings while Zaragoza now holds a 6-11 record.

Vincent Poirier led the way with 19 points on 7-8 shooting while Anthony Randolph added 14 and Nigel Williams-Goss 13 points. Poirier grabbed six and Randolph nine rebounds.

For Zaragoza, Jordan Bone and Adam Waczynski scored 12 points each.

Meanwhile, in a far closer affair, Bitci Baskonia came out on top against MoraBanc Andorra with 79-78. Wade Baldwin scored a two-pointer with less than four seconds remaining to decide the game.

Baldwin was also the main propeller for Baskonia throughout the whole match in which Andorra led by as much as 16 points (36-20), finishing with 22 points. Alec Peters and Arturs Kurucs added 12 points each.

For the losing side, Codi MIller-McIntyre shined with 25 points followed by Clevin Hannah who had ten.

Baskonia improved to 9-7 after the much-needed win while Andorra continues struggling at 5-11.

Results

Round 18

Obradoiro – Bilbao 91-96
Real Madrid – Zaragoza 94-69
Manresa – Gran canaria 91-72
Andorra – Baskonia 78-79

Round 11

Breogan – Joventut 87-90