DescriptionBasketball players “real” Nicholas Laprevotte and CSKA Ron Baker © Mikhail Japaridze/TASS
MOSCOW, January 14. /TASS/. Russian CSKA beat Spanish “real” with the score 60:55 in the match of the regular championship of Euroleague basketball. The meeting was held in the arena “Megasport” in Moscow in the presence 8517 spectators.
The most productive player of the meeting was the CSKA basketball player Mike James, who scored 19 points. The “real” most points scored Trey Thompkins (14).
CSKA for the third time in a row defeated real Madrid in the Euroleague. Real Madrid broke a 13-game winning streak in the Euroleague, the last time the Spaniards lost on October 30 in the away match against German “Bavaria” (86:95). In the Russian club first appeared on the site of the Cuban Howard St ROS, who moved last week from the Greek AEK. In the opening game, the forward scored four points.
In the standings, CSKA is fourth with 13 wins in 19 matches. Real Madrid is in second place, losing three games after 19 rounds.
In the next match CSKA on 17 January will take the Spanish “Basque country”, “real” will play on Thursday in the hotel with situated near Moscow “Khimki”.