FC Bayern basketball players also lose in the Euroleague in Kazan
The basketball players of FC Bayern Munich also lost their third game in the Euroleague, the Munich team lost to Unics Kazan with 70:73 points. FCB will have the next opportunity for their first win on Thursday (7 p.m.) at the guest appearance in St. Petersburg.
Bayern dominated the first half, especially Darrun Hilliard showed a strong performance and achieved the best score of his team with 17 points. With eight points in a row and a monster block against John Brown, the 28-year-old gave FCB a double-digit lead at 29:17 for the first time. In this phase, the guests succeeded in everything, the ball was safely moved, the throws were made. However, this was favored by Kazan’s enormous error rate. The noble team of the Russians seemed poorly rehearsed, many misunderstandings resulted in ball losses and easy points for the Munich team. They failed to translate the Russians’ weaknesses into a higher lead, but went into the cabin with a 37:26 lead. From the break, however, Kazan came back as if transformed, the error rate was minimized, the throws were good, and shortly after the start of the last quarter Kazan took the lead with 51:50. From then on, the game was turned on its head, led by top scorer Isaiah Canaan (21 points), Kazan played big, now Bayern lost balls and missed throws in a row. Although the Munich team fought, Corey Walden (16), Deshaun Thomas (11) and Ognjen Jaramaz (11) still met two-digit points again to 67:70, but it was too late for the first victory.
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