Sochan stood out in Wemby’s absence, solid roles for Osman, Bogdanovic and Petrusev

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Nikola Miloradovic

17/Oct/23 10:27

A couple of European players took the floor in another preseason NBA evening

By Eurohoops team/

The San Antonio Spurs lost to the Houston Rockets 89-99 in another preseason game, with Victor Wembanyama sitting out, but two European players showing off for the losing side.

Jeremy Sochen managed to score 13 points with two rebounds, while Cedi Osman was on the verge of a double-double with nine points and seven boards.

Osman’s is compatriot Alperen Sengun had three points and an assist for the Rockets, along with seven rebounds.

The Indiana Pacers defeated the Atlanta Hawks 116-112, with Bogdan Bogdanovic scoring nine points, along with five rebounds and three assists for the losing side, shooting 4/10 from the field.

Another Serbian player took the court last night, with Filip Petrusev scoring seven points, along with five rebounds and three assists for the Philadelphia 76ers in a 119-127 win over the Brooklyn Nets.

NBA preseason:

Indiana PacersAtlanta Hawks 116-112 (Bogdanovic 9p)
Brooklyn NetsPhiladelphia 76ers 119-127 (Petrusev 7p)
San Antonio Spurs – Houston Rockets 89-99 (Sochen 13p, Osman 9p, 7r – Sengun 3p, 7r)
Phoenix SunsPortland Trail Blazers 117-106 (Rupert 3p, 4r, Camara 1p, 3as)