By Eurohoops team / firstname.lastname@example.org
The Lithuanian derby stands out in this week’s LKL action, with Zalgiris making short work of Rytas Vilnius to stay on top of the standings and expand its record to 9-1.
Pieno Zvaigzdes – Siauliai 87 – 64
Edgaras Zielonis posted a monster double-double of 22 points and 13 rebounds to lead Pieno past Siauliai. Paulius Petrilevicius added 19 points.
Elvar Mar Fridriksson had 15 points for the visiting squad.
Neptunas Klaipeda – Lietkabelis 80 – 90
Lietkabelis defeated Neptunas on the road behind Gytis Masiulis’ 22 points and seven rebounds. Benas Griciunas (17 points, seven assists) was the top contributor for Nepuntas.
Zalgiris Kaunas – Rytas Vilnius 92-45
Lukas Lekavicius paced Martin Schiller’s squad to an easy win with 17 points, Marius Grigonis tapped 14 points, Rokas Jokubaitis added 11 and Marek Blazevic posted 10.
Short-staffed Rytas had only Martynas Echodas scoring in double digits with 10 points.