Round 8: Zalgiris Kaunas vs. Pinar Karsiyaka Izmir (Highlights)
It was all Zalgiris Kaunas almost all night on Wednesday as the hosts never let Pinar Karsiyaka Izmir up for air in a 74-52 victory that moved them to the doorstep of a Top 16 qualification. A 12-1 second-quarter run broke the game open for Zalgiris and its visitors got the deficit below 10 points just once in the second half. Mantas Kalnietis led the winners with 17 points, 7 rebounds and 6 assists. Brock Motum followed with 12 points, while Lukas Lekavicius came off the bench for 11, including 3 of his teams 11 three-pointers. Karsiyaka, which got 13 points from Justin Carter, suffered from 1-for-16 three-point and 9-for-22 free-throw shooting.