One of the… same for him Panathinaikos!
The “greens” showed a competitive face for almost three quarters in Monte Carlo, but finally surrendered to the superior Monaco with a score of 84-70, knowing their 6th consecutive defeat in the Euroleague! In doing so, they fell to 8-19 in Europe’s top competition and continued their… descent in the standings.
THE Panathinaikos fought hard against a much superior team, tying the game at 51-51 midway through the third period. From that point on, his attack stuck and the Monaco found the solutions to escape the score and go up to 17-10.
Leading for the winners was Alpha Dialo, who had 18 points and 8 rebounds. So many more points added by Lloydwhile Okobo had 12 and O James. For Panathinaikos, he had 11 points Pony who scored mainly in the first part, he had 10 Bacon who in general played a bad game from 9 o’clock Thomas and Lee.
THE Panathinaikos entered the match well with him as well Pony protagonist led 5-7 before Diallo made it 8-7 for the home side and the Pole scored again to make it 8-9. The Monegasques began to find solutions, with Motiejunas and Diallo scoring for 13-9. The “greens” reduced the score to 16-13 with a three-pointer by G. Kalaitzakis, but Diallo he was in excellent condition and wrote 18-13 before o Okobo sign the 21-14. A 3-pointer by Grigonis made it 21-17 in the first period.
Monaco me Lloyd and Ouattara got away with 8 early in the second period (25-17), with Thomas cutting back but Lloyd answering again (28-20). In fact, he wrote for Monaco with a new three-pointer for 31-22, while o Grigonis answered for 31-25. The hosts continued to have solutions with Hall and Okobo, escaping with +10 (35-25), before James made it 37-26. Panathinaikos reduced with Tomas to 39-30, but the Dialo made another 3-pointer for 42-30. The “greens” at this point responded, with Lee and Thomas to make two consecutive three-pointers for the 42-36 halftime lead.
Immediately upon the start of the second part, o Bacon scored for three to cut it to 42-39, before Ponitka cut to within a point (44-43). Bacon made it 46-46 with a 3-pointer, but Lloyd answered to make it 49-46. THE Brown he wrote 51-48, but Bacon was “hot” and made it 51-50. Monaco did not lose the lead, with James to write 56-51 with a three-pointer and later 59-53 with an incredible basket. THE Li again scored back-to-back points to make it 60-57, but Lloyd made it 62-57 and the third period ended at 64-57.
Panathinaikos went without a point for a long time at the beginning of the fourth period, giving the right to Monaco to escape with +11 after a nail by Hall (68-57), before o Lloyd write +14 (71-57). The situation became even worse, with Lloyd and James being unstoppable and the difference slipping to 20 (82-62). THE Panathinaikos he only managed to reduce in the end with Kalaitzakis and Samonturov, finally knowing the defeat with 84-70.
The quarters: 21-17, 42-36, 64-57, 84-70
Detailed match statistics here
Source: Sport Fm
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