Cancel
15.03.2005, 19:00h
15.03.2005, 19:00h
88-77
26 - 1921 - 1119 - 2622 - 21
26 - 1921 - 1119 - 2622 - 21
Venue: St.Petersburg (RUS) |
Spectators: 3700 |
Referees: Zoran Sutulovic (MNE), Zoran Sutulovic (MNE), Yaron Zarif (ISR), Peter Bodnar (HUN)

GAME REPORT


Dynamo St. Petersburg 88 vs. Azovmash 77

Dynamo St. Petersburg continue their run as the FIBA Europe League's form team.

Dynamo cruised to a home win against Ukrainian side Azovmash Mariupol in game one of their quarter-final play-off series Tuesday night.

Jon Stefansson was the key performer for Dynamo. When he wasn't scoring (22 points on 9/13 shooting) he was finding teammates for easy baskets (9 assists). Stefansson was the heart of his side's offense and they sailed to a 17-point halftime lead, 47-30.

Azovmash fought back in the second half and gradually began to close Dynamo's gap. Art Long had a great game for the visitors and led all players with 34 points and 13 rebounds.

But it was Long whose mistake put a serious dent in Azovmash's comeback hopes. Azovmash were within 5 points of Dynamo in the fourth quarter (73-68), when Long protested a foul call a little too vigorously.

The result was a technical foul and it gave Dynamo the breathing space they needed to hang on for the win.

Top performers

Accumulated statistics

50.0%

37/74
FG
M/A

57.1%

28/49

60.3%

35/58
FG2P
M/A

62.5%

20/32

12.5%

2/16
FG3P
M/A

47.1%

8/17

75.0%

12/16
FT
M/A

76.5%

13/17

25

14/11
RT
RO/RD

27

6/21

16

AS

16

7

TO

22

10

ST

3

2

BS

3

20

PF

22

88

Pts

77

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