No problem for Maccabi against Ironi Nes Ziona

2022-10-08T21:08:11+00:00 2022-10-10T02:15:36+00:00.

Cesare Milanti

08/Oct/22 21:08

Oded Kattash’s team closed the week in the perfect way after beating Zalgiris Kaunas in the EuroLeague

By Eurohoops team/

After beating Zalgiris Kaunas 84-83 in a thrilling game, Maccabi Tel Aviv came back to business in the Winner League by getting the 95-87 opening-round win over Ironi Nes Ziona.

Former NBA forward Jarell Martin was the best player on the court. The 28-year-old newcomer ended up with 23 points and ten rebounds, scoring 9/10 from two-point range in just 20 minutes on the court.

Wade Baldwin IV added 16 points and six assists, while Roman Sorkin contributed 21 points and five rebounds. Lorenzo Brown had only four points and five assists.

Darrun Hilliard was forced to an early exit due to knee pain.

The opponents were dragged by Tyler Bey (25 p.), and Shaq Buchanan (23 p.), while D.J. Cooper dished 18 assists.

Winner’s League – Round 1

Hapoel Atsmon Holon – Hapoel Bank Yahav Jerusalem 80 – 76
Hapoel Vegan Friendly Tel Aviv – Hapoel Yossi Avrahami Eilat 98 – 59
Hapoel Altshuler Shaham Be’er Sheva/Dimona – Hapoel B-Cure Laser Haifa 92 – 96
Hapoel Gilboa Galil – Hapoel Nofar Galil Elion 117 – 115 (2)
Ironi Tax:on Kiryat Ata – Bnei Ofek Dist Herzeliya 79 – 70
Maccabi Playtika Tel Aviv – Ironi Hai Motors Ness Ziona 95 – 87

PHOTO CREDIT: Turkish Airlines EuroLeague