Budućnost VOLI put on dominant performance to beat Crvena zvezda mts

Sunday, 21. March 2021 at 19:59

Budućnost VOLI have defeated Crvena zvezda mts for the 2nd time in this season! The blue-and-whites put on quite a dominant performance this Sunday evening in Podgorica, leaving their big rivals 20 points behind in the derby match of Round 22.

Nikola Ivanovic (Photo: Buducnost VOLI)

ABA League Round 22, Sunday, 21 March 2021:

BUDUĆNOST VOLI - Crvena zvezda mts 83:63 (24:12, 19:20, 24:14, 16:17)

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POST-GAME COMMENTS

Game recap: Budućnost VOLI have defeated Crvena zvezda mts for the 2nd time in this season! The blue-and-whites put on quite a dominant performance this Sunday evening in Podgorica, leaving their big rivals 20 points behind in the derby match of Round 22.

Budućnost VOLI gained a double digit lead already in the 1st quarter, while they have been in front from the start until the finish. Now, the two sides are all tied on the ABA League standings as both of them have the overall score of 17-3, but Budućnost VOLI have the head-to-head advantage which might be very significant at the end of the regular season.

Key moments: Budućnost VOLI gained the crucial lead during the 1st and the 3rd quarters. The home team were up by 24:12 after the opening period, while at the end of the 3rd quarter they had a 21-point lead – 67:46.

Man of the match: Justin Cobbs had the highest index rating in the winning team. He finished the match with 13 points and 6 assists, while his index rating was 22.

Can’t trick the stats: Budućnost VOLI were simply a lot better team than Crvena zvezda mts this evening. Apart from having more rebounds and more assists, it is also worth mentioning that the blue-and-whites were up by 28 points at one moment.

Stats

Budućnost VOLI
00:00 Q4
83 : 63
Crvena zvezda mts

Players on court

BUD Min P R A S F V
1 Cobbs J. 27:22 13 2 6 0 2 22
2 Ivanović N. 25:40 14 4 2 1 1 18
3 Ejim M. 29:35 18 6 0 2 3 15
19 Nikolić Z. 10:54 7 3 0 0 3 5
30 Popović P. 22:43 2 0 0 1 4 -2
CZV Min P R A S F V
2 Walden C. 26:47 17 3 4 0 4 16
12 Radanov A. 05:26 2 0 0 0 0 2
13 Dobrić O. 29:08 15 3 1 0 4 7
21 Jagodić Kuridža M. 22:13 10 1 0 1 4 3
35 Nnoko L. 14:49 2 2 2 0 4 -4

Last 5 actions

Min Score Action
game finished
end of 4. quarter
00:23 (Q4) (defensive)
00:23 (Q4) 20 IVANOVIĆ N. missed 3 points (jump shot)
00:39 (Q4) 20 IVANOVIĆ N. rebound (defensive)
00:42 (Q4) 21 JAGODIĆ KURIDŽA M. missed 2 points (jump shot)

Top players

VALUE (INDEX)
Cobbs J. 22 - 16 Walden C.
POINTS
Ejim M. 18 - 17 Walden C.
REBOUNDS
Ejim M. 6 - 3 Walden C.
ASSISTS
Cobbs J. 6 - 4 Walden C.