After the loss to Maccabi Tel Aviv in the opening round, Guy Goodes and his youngsters already record a sixth consecutive victory • Kelly stood out with 27 points
Blazer celebrating, tonight at Maccabi
Except for Maccabi Tel Aviv (without loss) and together with Hapoel Jerusalem (one loss) Maccabi Rasht is the most successful team in the basketball league. After the loss to Sparopoulos and his youngsters in the opening cycle, she achieved a (second) victory for the second consecutive evening, this time over Hapoel Eilat. For a change this time the victory did not come after drama in the final minutes despite the small difference. 7 of the last 8 games of the RZL in all frames ended with differences of 6 points and below.
On the other hand, Eilat remained without a win this season. She played on a short roster without Jared Terrell and Ziv Ben Zvi, as well as controlling rebounds 29:44 and 15 assists from my father Ben Shimol didn't help her as she recorded 20 ball losses.
Rishon opened with 5:19 when Eilat returned to 37:38 in the 18th minute. 7 threes for this game the average of the orange season and evening, though reached that number already in the first half on the way to 12 in the entire game. At the end of the first half and the beginning of the second Another run of the locals to 39:53 and although Eilat stayed close to the finish, Goodes' trainees got off happily off the hardwood.
Thompson facing Rashab defense, tonight at Maccabi // Photo: Oded Karni
Scoring for the Maccats: Kelly 27 (7-14 from the field), Swing 15 (3-8 for three, 4 assists), Bordion 14 (4-8 for three, 4 steals), Hamilton 12 (5-13 from the field, 10 assists) , Blazer 10 (1-5 to 3, 7 rebounds, 5 steals), 6th spokeswoman, Williams 4 (7 rebounds), Ariel 2. Yes Partner: Tishman.
Hapoel Eilat scored: Schuldbrand 21 (11 in the first quarter, 4-7 for three, 4-6 for two), Thompson 18 (8-8 from the field, 10 rebounds, 4 turnovers), Menco 14 (6-14 from the field, 13 rebounds), Ben Shimol 8 (4-10 from the field, 15 assists, 5 turnovers), Gordon (2-7 from the field) and Davenport (8 rebounds, 4 turnovers) 5 kB, Hayon 3. Yes Partner: Gray.