Johnathan Motley drops 29 points in EuroCup debut, Lokomotiv beats Andorra

2021-10-20T20:31:41+00:00 2021-10-20T23:00:03+00:00.

Antigoni Zachari

20/Oct/21 20:31

Eurohoops.net

Johnathan Motley called game for Lokomotiv in their EuroCup season opener!

By Eurohoops team / info@eurohoops.net

Johnathan Motley and Lokomotiv Kuban Krasnodar greeted the new season with a splash over MoraBanc Andorra and a 93-82 victory on Wednesday.

Motley, who made his EuroCup debut against Andorra, set sights for this week’s MVP honors with a 29-point performance on 10-12 FG, along with 8 rebounds and 9 fouls received for a total PIR of 39.

On top of Motley’s performance, Darius Thompson had 20 points, 5 rebounds and 4 steals for Evgeny Pashutin’s squad while Errick McCollum dropped 18 points and 6 assists.

Codi Miller-McIntyre added 19 points and 5 assists for Andorra and Victor Arteaga had 10 points.

Group A Round 1 results:

Turk Telekom – Boulogne Metropolitans 92 73-65
Hamburg Towers – Partizan NIS Belgrade 97-106
Dolomiti Energia Trento – Joventut Badalona 56-86
Lokomotiv Kuban Krasnodar – MoraBanc Andorra 93-82
Slask Wroclaw – Lietkabelis Panavezys 59-70

Group A Round 2 matchups:

Lietkabelis Panavezys – Lokomotiv Kuban Krasnodar
Joventut Badalona – Hamburg Towers
MoraBanc Andorra – Dolomiti Energia Trento
Boulogne Metropolitans 92 – Slask Wroclaw
Partizan NIS Belgrade – Turk Telekom

Group A standings:

Group A W L PTS+ PTS- +/-
1. Joventut Badalona 1 0 86 56 30
2. Lokomotiv Kuban Krasnodar 1 0 93 82 11
3. Lietkabelis Panevezys 1 0 70 59 11
4. Partizan NIS Belgrade 1 0 106 97 9
5. Turk Telekom Ankara 1 0 73 65 8
6. Boulogne Metropolitans 92 0 1 65 73 -8
7. Hamburg Towers 0 1 97 106 -9
8. MoraBanc Andorra 0 1 82 93 -11
9. Slask Wroclaw 0 1 59 70 -11
10. Dolomiti Energia Trento 0 1 56 86 -30

Photo: EuroCup