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“As it seems, we’ll have to play much better than Real Madrid to take the win. I have great faith in the team. On Friday, we’ll leave Madrid as winners.”
Panathinaikos was defeated after coming back from a 14-point deficit and even getting a six-point lead down the stretch. Rick Pitino’s players though went scoreless in the last four minutes and now Real is 1-0 in the best-of-five series.