The wind orchestra in Malaga played a true classic from the Genre of sport film: the melody from the Boxing drama "Rocky". That was just for the guest from Berlin, and the matching Soundtrack. Because, as the Weeble Rocky Basketball team Alba Berlin has had to put a decent Comeback mentality of the day. Finally, the Berlin had given to the Eurocup for the first leg against Malaga in the hall of their own, to great advantage. On Friday, Alba had to beat in Andalusia, so back to force a deciding game on Wednesday in the Arena at Berlin's Ostbahnhof (19 hours). And the deeds of the Berlin impressively. They won the game with 101:81 (23:26, 28:17, 21:23, 29:15).
Alba was powerful in the game. The muscular Center Landry Nnoko was alert under the basket, picked off the Rebounds and finished resolutely. The Spaniards remained in it, because from beyond the Three-point line on their Finnish Protect Sasu Salin leave. At the beginning of the second quarter, the Berliner suffered a setback. Playmaker Peyton Siva got a blow on the nose and had to be treated. Nevertheless, Alba played out an ever larger advantage because both Rokas Giedraitis as well as Luke Sikma met their shots from afar. In the case of Malaga, the beefy Center Mathias was Lessort still one of the few that seemed to lift with much use against the impending defeat. "We do, but we have in the first leg," said Albas Sikma in the mid-term break. "That's why we can't be satisfied."More about
Eurocup Basketball match Alba Berlin loses first game of the season against MalagaJulian Graeber
the Team continued the subject, was more greedy and combative. In the third quarter of Malaga did once, but then the Berlin played. For the preliminary decision in the last quarter of Niels Giffey, then provided with two successful threes in a row. The best launchers for the Berliners Rokas Giedraitis with 23 points.