Win for Aris, Prometheus/Trikala Fight for Playoff Spot

Win for Aris, Prometheus/Trikala Fight for Playoff Spot
 

GREEK BASKET LEAGUE - ROUND 19

Date Home Team Score Away Team
25-Feb-17 Lavrio 74 - 77 Prometheus
25-Feb-17 Aris 100 - 79 Koroivos
25-Feb-16 Trikala 76 - 67 Rethymno
25-Feb-16 Kymi 97 - 65 Doxa Lefkadas

Aris blew out Koroivos in Thessaloniki while Prometheus and Trikala recorded victories in their hunt for a playoff spot. Kymi thrashed Doxa Lefkadas as the islanders sit at the bottom of the table.

An 18-5 run to begin the third quarter was enough for Aris to record their 11th win of the season as they defeated Koroivos 100-79 in Thessaloniki. Jankovic led Aris with 21 points while three other players for the hosts finished the game with double digits including Cummings (18 poits), Dragisevic (16 points), and Jackson (12 points). Aris trail third placed AEK by four games as Koroivos sit just above the relegation zone with a  6-13 record. Highlights can be found here...

Prometheus recorded their third win on the road this season by defeating Lavrio 74-77. The hero for the visitors was Blassingame who scored 11 of his 13 points in the final quarter while scoring his side’s last 8 points to finish the game, leading Prometheus to an important victory. The win keeps Prometheus in the hunt for a playoff spot (8-11) while Lavrio trail the team from Patra by one game with a 7-12 record. Highlights can be found here...

Trikala came away with a rather easy 76-67 victory over Rethymno as they look for a late push for a playoff spot. The two teams sit tied for 6th with an 8-11 record along with Prometheus. Highlights can be found here...

Kymi had no trouble in defeating bottom of the table Doxa Lefkadas, blowing out the islanders 97-65. The win moves Kymi out of the relegation zone while Doxa Lefkadas need a miracle to escape the drop with their 3-16 record. Highlights can be found here...

 
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