Telenet Giants Antwerp opened after a demonstration in the heenwedstrijd of the semi-final of the Cup of Belgium and with a 74-36 victory against Brussels the port of the final. Sunday (live on Sporza) at 15: 45 pm the return in Neder-over-Heembeek. The Inhabitants sit in a seat, the club from the capital with 39 points to win in order to still qualify for the finals.
After the study tour, and a Brussels 2-4 standings took Antwerp Giants, the reins. Tyler Kalinoski was with three consecutive bombs the force of the 13-7 bonus. Dave Dudzinski dropped a three pointer and after a dunk by Hans Vanwijn had the Inhabitants after the first quarter, an 18-9 bonus. The Giants went in the beginning of the second slider on their momentum further. Hans Vanwijn scored, Jae’Sean Tate gave energy and Ismael Bako was again dominant in the paint. Brussels had an off-day.
That was also on the sharp defense of the Sinoren. A 28-11 intermediate was also after a collective achievement to a 40-14 Antwerp bonus halfway. In the second half, made Brussels nothing done by the healthy aggressive Antwerp defense. Brussels lacked character and a frisky Antwerp Giants went well to appreciate further. Yoeri Blades plucked rebounds, and Vic Sanders did his thing, Thoas Akyazili dropped a bomb and after three quartz flickered a 59-24 lead on the board for the Giants. Also in the last quarter there was no reaction from Brussels. 13 60 left the club from the capital write!. Had Antwerp Giants do not need to be in the Lotto Arena to push through to a crazy and handsome 74-36 victory.
After the match, responded coach Serge Crevecoeur of Brussels quite bit. “I have received the good education of my parents and say nothing about the party tonight. I hope that tomorrow we play basketball.” The coach from Brussels forgot, in the press conference on the one hand, his colleague Roel Moors to congratulate, and on the other hand, very strange that he passively points to the referees. The foutenverhouding was 17 for Antwerp Giants compared to 16 for Brussels!
Telenet Giants Antwerp-Brussels 74-36
Antwerp Giants: (28 of 76 shots, including 9 of 27 triples, 9 on 9 vrijworpen and 17 errors) LEE 0-0, KALINOSKI 11-4, SANDERS 0-7, BLADES 2-0, BAKO 6-4, Akyazili 0-3, Tate 4-9, Vanwijn 11-0, Dudzinski 3-2, Donkor 3-5
Brussels: (13 60 shots, including 4 on 24 triples, 6 to 15 vrijworpen and 16 errors) SMITH 0-6, RADIĆ 0-1, STEVENS 2-4, WALKER 0-0, PECIUKEVICIUS 6-0, N. Foerts 1-0, Lichodzijewski 2-4, Muya -0 , Robeyns 0-5, Gorgemans 2-0, J. Foerts 0-0
Quartz: 18-9, 22-5, 19-10, 15-12