Throwback to Zalgiris conquering Europe

2020-07-31T18:00:41+00:00 2020-08-01T16:32:50+00:00.

Giannis Askounis

31/Jul/20 18:00

The 1999 FIBA European League final next on the list of classic games available on-demand.

By Eurohoops Team/

One of the last basketball chapters of the 20th century featured Zalgiris Kaunas capturing its lone top-tier European title with the 82-74 win against Kinder Bologna in the 1999 FIBA European League final held in Munich, Germany. The game replay became available on FIBA’s official YouTube portal.

Final Four MVP Tyus Edney loaded the championship contest with 14 points, six rebounds, and six assists, and Anthony Bowie poured a team-high 17 points. Antoine Rigaudeau had a game-high 27 points in losing effort.