The evening performance is signed Jordan Floyd, hero of the JLB in an incredible comeback successful at home against Paris Basketball. The Parisians were indeed leading by 14 lengths at the break (41-55) and still pointing to +10 with 5 minutes remaining (78-88), until the temperature rise of Jordan Floyd. The American back then lined up four 3-point baskets, including one with the fault to pass his own to +3 (93-90).
The Bressans finally completed their winning comeback in overtime on a 3-pointer from the corner of James Palmer, served by an impeccable Hugo Benitez (102-99). With 41 points, 14/27 in shooting including 6/11 from 3-pointers, 2 assists and 3 interceptions for 31 evaluation, Jordan Floyd started on a big basis!
It goes for Pau and Monaco
In the other meetings of the evening, Nancy took care of her return to Betclic Elite with a success at home against Limoges (87-78), Le Mans also ensured in front of Fos-sur-Mer (101-83) with a Terry Tarpey already on point (15 points, 4 assists in 22 minutes), and Monaco won by a short header in Nanterre after chasing the score in the second half.
The Monegasques reversed the trend in the last minutes of the game on a big streak from Alpha Diallo, who chained a dunk and a 2 + 1 after an authoritarian offensive rebound (75-78).
In the afternoon, Pau-Lacq-Orthez overthrew Strasbourg by relying on their new leader, Michael Stockton, to win 83-80. Author of 17 points, 10 assists and 4 steals for 29 evaluation, the son of John Stockton was supported by Garrett Sim (15 points), Vitalis Chikoko (17 points), and Giovan Oniangue (18 points) to ensure the blow in the final. Continuation and end of the first day this Sunday with Cholet – Asvel to follow from 7 p.m. on beIN SPORTS 3.