With this victory, the “Royal Club” managed to finish this round in the leading position, while Barcelona could stagnate from the 4th position.
In the second quarter, the home team played better, they had more actions, they tried to play fast basketball, but the ball did not go into the basket. Real scored only seven times from 19 attempts. On the other side, Barcelona also hit the basket seven times (four three-pointers), but from 11 sent shots.
The guests entered the match better, better shooting percentages and defense gave them a four-point lead at the end of the first half. Real had a lot of jumps in the attack, but they did not convert the second chance into points.
And the third quarter belonged to the guests. The Catalans were again better in the quarter thanks to a three-point shot that gave them a nine-point advantage before the last quarter.
In the last period, Barcelona was stopped by a three-point shot, and the attacks looked pointless, which Real used to win the extra time in which they deservedly celebrated.
The victory for Madrid was brought by playful Dek with 23 points, Ljulj with 19 and Dzhanan Musa with 18 points.
In the Barcelona team, Mirotic stood out with 17 points, Satoranski contributed with 12 points.
Valencia defeated Alba in Berlin and moved closer to the position leading to the playoffs.
The two teams played evenly for most of the match. The teams changed the lead several times. After each quarter, the other rival had the advantage. Alba led after the first, Valencia took the lead at half-time for Alba to take the lead again before the last leg where the visitors turned around again and achieved an important victory.
Mado Lo scored 25 points, Tieman added 17, and Zussman and Blatt added 11 each.
In the Valencia team, Harper scored 20, Jones 16 and Alexander 14 points.
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