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After a completely breathless end to the match, AS Monaco won this Thursday evening against Real Madrid in the Euroleague (95-94). Leading by 4 points with 7 seconds left, the Monegasques relied on Mike James to extend and then beat White House.
Jordan Lloyd had just been evacuated on a stretcher and on oxygen, Monaco were four points behind Real Madrid. That’s when Mike James decided to go out of his way to win an unexpected extension against the Madrid armada. This Thursday evening at the Palacio de Deportes in Madrid, the Monegasques won their first ever victory against Madrid (95-94) and produced one of their most spectacular performances in the Euroleague.
AS Monaco, who were beaten for a long time in this game, trailed by six points at the end of the first quarter. (23-17) then ten in the heart of the second (38-28). which has been pushed to date from abroad by the creators of the game Dzanan Moses and Sergio Llullmen sasa Obradovic found solutions to fix the bar before the break. By hitting 10-2 inches 3’30 for Realthe Rock Team three small points back to the locker room (48-4520′) and was able to limit the fracture.
Monaco stiffened bye
With solutions finally found, the Monegasque coach then decides to throw Jacoba Ouattara in the bath. A real energetic “Yak” put the Spaniards under pressure with his defensive activity and contributed to his team being a very good quarterback. Monaco dominated in the third (14-20) and limited Madrid to just 7 small points in the last 6 minutes, which allowed them to take control of the game (62-65, 30′). With 7 minutes left in the game, if the result still seemed undecided, Chus Mateo’s men forced the decision and went 10-2 in Monaco, his giant Walter Tavares (17 points and 18 rebounds) later, but above. Sergio Llull (12 points) and Guerschon Yabusele (12 points and 6 rebounds for 11 evaluations in 24 minutes) thanks to two ball shots – it was more visible to return to the competition – to rise (78-70, 35′) ). With Mike James (0/3, 36′) failing at the free throw line (24/37), the Monegasques saw victory elude them (86-81), but Elie Okobo (9 points) controlled and delivered a 3-pointer. Hope Monaco (86-84, 39′).
Mike James, hero of Monaco
With 38 seconds left in the game, Monaco trailed by four after Walter made two free throws. Tavares (88-88). That’s when the game changed. Jordan Loyd (19 points and 4 rebounds) gets a shot in the nose. Gershon Yabusele. player of Rock Team fate trash and has to leave his partners with a broken nose on oxygen and a suspected concussion. after A few minutes of pause, the game seemed folded, however Mike James (28 points, 4/7, 3 points, 3 rebounds and 3 assists) made an incredible shot from behind the arc that was enhanced by a mistake in front of the senior Walter. Tavares Sending Monaco to extra time. With just 30 seconds left in extra time, Monaco relied on a very good Alfa and succeeded. Diallo (12 points and 8 rebounds for 15 ratings) and a Jaron Blossom game Not shaking at the free throw line (7 points) to win.
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This Thursday evening, beyond the victory and the fantastic scenario, AS Monaco signed one of the reference matches in the Euroleague after defeating the defending champion Anadolu Efes Istanbul (95-92) at home at the beginning of the season, and then the executioner. In May, he was deprived of the Final 4 in Piraeus by Olympiakos (81-76). Team Roca are now second in the Europa League behind Fenerbahce and can continue to dream big on the European stage before joining Paris against Victor Wembanyama’s Metropolitans 92 in Betclic ELITE on Sunday (7pm).
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December 8, 2022 at 11:34 am
Jordan Lloyd had just been evacuated on a stretcher and on oxygen, Monaco were four points behind Real Madrid. That’s when Mike James decided to go out of his way to win an unexpected extension against the Madrid armada. This Thursday evening at the Palacio de Deportes in Madrid, the Monegasques got their first victory…
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