Seoul SK, the professional basketball ‘master of reversals’, had a ‘100%’ chance of advancing to the championship match by catching both away matches in the semifinal playoff against Changwon LG.
SK won 92-91 in the 2022-2023 SKT Adot Pro Basketball quarterfinal playoff (5 matches, 3 wins) 2nd leg away match against LG held at Changwon Gymnasium in Gyeongnam on the 16th.
Following the first game on the 14th, SK, who took both games in the enemy camp, took a light step and faced the third game to be held on the 18th at Jamsil Student Gymnasium in Seoul.
The probability of advancing to the championship match of the team that won the 1st and 2nd rounds of the previous semifinal playoffs is 100% (28 out of 28).
In particular, SK won all the last 9 games of the regular league, won all 3 of the 6 playoffs against Jeonju KCC, and 2 consecutive wins of the 4 playoffs.
In the regular league in March, he overturned a game that was dragged by more than 10 points in 5 consecutive games, and showed off his potential to overcome double-digit inferiority and win in the 2nd and 3rd games of the 6th round and the 1st and 2nd games of the semifinals.
Jameel Warney led the attack with 40 points and 11 rebounds, Heo Il-young with 24 points and 6 rebounds, and Kim Sun-hyeong added 10 points and 6 assists.
Choi Boo-gyeong took 12 rebounds and became a hidden contributor, and Leon Williams took charge of the team’s last two points and stood tall as the main player in the victory after running for ’13 seconds’.
On the other hand, in the fierce competition for 2nd place until the end of the regular league, LG, which went directly to the quarterfinals playoffs in 9 years by beating SK by a score of ‘5 points’, was driven to the edge of a cliff with a fatal losing streak at home.
Reggie Perry, who was recruited as a substitute after Assem Marey, who played the role of the team’s pillar, left due to a calf injury at the end of the regular season, played an active role with 31 points and 13 rebounds in the second game of the day, but could not lead to a victory. Lee Kwan-hee’s 19 points and Lee Jae-do’s 13 points, 5 rebounds and 5 assists all faded.
In the first quarter, SK led 24-22, and at the end of the first half, LG took a slight lead, 46-43, but in the second half, LG took the lead first. 카지노사이트
LG led the attack with Perry posting 15 points and 6 rebounds in the 3rd quarter alone, leading 71-64, and widening the gap to double digits for the first time in the game with 75-65 at the beginning of the 4th quarter.
However, SK, the ‘master of reversals’, did not sit down like this.
SK, which had been catching up with Warney at the forefront, made a 75-75 tie with Heo Il-young’s 3 points with 6 minutes and 15 seconds left. was
With 2 minutes and 20 seconds left, SK opened the game to 89-81, but LG’s resistance was formidable. Afterwards, Perry, Justin Gutang and Yoon Won-sang combined for 9 points in a row, and LG reversed the score to 90-89 with 35.9 seconds left.
13 seconds before the match was 90-90, SK’s crisis seemed to deepen as Warney was sent off for recording the 5th personal foul in Kim Jun-il’s shooting action.
However, after only one of Kim Joon-il’s free throws went in, Williams, who was put in for Warney in SK’s last attack, made a last shot under the goal with 0.6 seconds left, and SK completed a dramatic victory.