Real Madrid notches fifth straight win

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Giannis Askounis

17/Mar/19 14:12

Real Madrid comfortably defeated BAXI Manresa in ACB Regular Season Round 23 action.

By Eurohoops team/

Santiago Yusta paved the way with a game-high and season-high 17 points and Real Madrid beat Manresa, 91-57, at the WiZink Center. With its fifth consecutive win in all competitions, Pablo Laso’s team upped its ACB W-L record to 18-5 and dropped Joan Penarroya’s side to 13-10.

In other early Spanish League action, UCAM Murcia rebounded off its Basketball Champions League elimination with an impressive 116-94 victory over Tecnyconta Zaragoza. Behind Askia Booker’s 38 points, the hosts improved their chances to avoid relegation going to 7-16. The visitors fell to 11-12.