Cedevita Olimpija beat Crvena zvezda mts in overtime in electric atmosphere in Stožice

Monday, 16. May 2022 at 18:30

In the dramatic ending of the Game 2 of the AdmiralBet ABA League Semi-finals, Cedevita Olimpija have prevailed over Crvena zvezda mts, tied the series to 1:1 and forced Game 3, that will take place in Belgrade.

Cedevita Olimpija team (Photo: Cedevita Olimpija/Ales Fevzer)

AdmiralBet ABA League Semi-finals Round 2, Monday, 16 May 2022:

CEDEVITA OLIMPIJA - Crvena zvezda mts 88:80 (24:29, 19:15, 16:10, 17:22, 12:4) / * 1:1 in the series

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POST-GAME COMMENTS

Game recap: In the dramatic ending of the Game 2 of the AdmiralBet ABA League Semi-finals, Cedevita Olimpija have prevailed over Crvena zvezda mts, tied the series to 1:1 and forced Game 3, that will take place in Belgrade. After a fantastic game in front of the league season-record 9435 fans in Stožice Arena, with many ups and downs it all came down to overtime, where the Dragons eventually prevailed and celebrated an 88:80 win in the end.

Key moments: Cedevita Olimpija were up by no more than a point with 75 seconds remaining, but then Zach Auguste scored at the entrance to the final minute, to put his Cedevita Olimpija up 74:71. Crvena zvezda mts had the final ball possession with 3 points of deficit and it has been Luka Mitrović, who scored while drawing the foul, to force overtime with the score of 76:76. In the extra time, however, the hosts dominated the court and prevailed with the final score of 88:80.

Man of the match: Edo Murić was the driving force of Cedevita Olimpija this time, as he led his team to the win with 21 points, 7 rebounds, 1 block and a valuation of 27. He is our man of the match!

Can’t trick the stats: Cedevita Olimpija has had 11 turnovers and Crvena zvezda mts 18 and that’s what has been crucial for the outcome of the clash.

Stats

Cedevita Olimpija
00:00 OT1
88 : 80
Crvena zvezda mts

Players on court

COL Min P R A S F V
1 Ferrell Jr. K. 33:06 11 2 5 1 1 8
8 Murić E. 35:12 21 7 0 0 4 27
11 Blažič J. 38:41 12 5 3 3 3 13
24 Omić A. 29:00 10 8 1 1 1 19
30 Dragić Z. 37:15 11 6 6 1 4 20
CZV Min P R A S F V
3 Wolters N. 26:32 14 6 4 0 2 11
13 Dobrić O. 26:52 15 6 1 0 1 17
14 Hollins A. 29:45 14 4 4 4 4 13
30 White A. 24:12 7 4 1 0 3 4
32 Kuzmić O. 20:17 0 3 0 0 3 -1

Last 5 actions

Min Score Action
game finished
end of OT1
00:18 (OT1) 24 OMIĆ A. rebound (defensive)
00:21 (OT1) 14 HOLLINS A. missed 3 points (jump shot)
00:25 (OT1) (24sec)
00:25 (OT1) 1 FERRELL JR. K. missed 3 points (jump shot)

Top players

VALUE (INDEX)
Murić E. 27 - 17 Dobrić O.
POINTS
Murić E. 21 - 15 Dobrić O.
REBOUNDS
Omić A. 8 - 7 Mitrović L.
ASSISTS
Dragić Z. 6 - 4 Wolters N.
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