Zalgiris dominates Dzukija, secures the first place

2019-05-07T19:33:10+00:00 2019-05-07T19:33:10+00:00.


07/May/19 19:33

Young Lukas Uleckas was on fire from deep as Zalgiris got a dominant win over Dzukija and secured the top of the Lithuanian League standings.

By Stefan Djordjevic/

Zalgiris has everything under control as they logged a dominant 100-68 home win over Dzukija in the Lithuanian League.

With this win, Zalgiris improved to 30-4 and secured the top of the standings while Dzuija stayed at the eighth spot with a 12-24 record which means these two teams will clash in the playoffs.

The 19-year-old Lukas Uleckas led the winning side with 15 points – all made from deep (5-6) – and six rebounds followed by Paulius Jankunas with 14 points and eight boards.

For Dzukija, Kerem Kanter banked game-high 21 points along with nine boards while Mindaugas Susinkas scored 13 points.