Top 16 - Round 9: Zalgiris Kaunas vs. Brose Baskets Bamberg (Highlights)
The passionate fans at Zalgirio Arena settled in for a clash between Zalgiris Kaunas and Brose Baskets Bamberg. Paulius Jankunas shined early as the hosts used a 13-2 first-quarter run to take control. Bamberg closed the gap in the second quarter, but Zalgiris maintained a slim advantage. A red-hot Nikos Zisis helped Bamberg come back to tie it in the third quarter, however Zalgiris never faltered. Down 6 with three minutes left, the visitors made a final run to tie it, but Ian Vougioukas free throws with 30 seconds left put Zalgiris ahead and Bamberg missed twice at the end with a chance to tie it. Jankunas led the winners with 17 points and 13 rebounds on a special evening that saw him join the career 2,000-point club.