Merciless Valencia against Joventut

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30/Dec/17 20:36

Valencia emerged victorious in its last battle of 2017 in the Spanish league.

By Eurohoops team /

Valencia Basket grabbed a 102-81 victory over Joventut at home, on Day 14 of the Spanish League.

With this victory, Valencia improves to a 10-3 record, while the opposing side sinks to 4-9.

After a fast-paced first quarter, the hosts grabbed a 34-22 lead at 10′, yet things slowed down significantly in the second period. At halftime, Valencia was still in charge with 47-37.

The momentum did not change much in the second half, as the hosts kept their double-digit leads throughout the game, challenging Joventut. After 30 minutes, the lead was unapproachable and the hosts stayed up by 20 points (75-55).

Rafa Martinez paced the winning side with 19 points and 7 assists, Aaron Doornekamp followed with 15 points.