J.Williams: In November we started to understand our roles and we did what we needed to do to be successful

The month of November brought more than one happy moment to Vilnius “Rytui”. In the third documentary series of the “Me2U Iš arti” club, there is a successful section of the people of Vilnius and the most memorable moments of the “Ryto” battles. Having received a snowball at the beginning of December, the people of … Read more

A. Marčiulionis collected his usual numbers, L. Kišūnas was among the leaders

A group of Lithuanians demonstrated their abilities at the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA). Saint Mary’s University Gaels (6/3) vs. Missouri State University Bears (4/4) – 66:46 (26:21, 40:25). Augustas Marčiulionis put up his usual numbers – 17 minutes, 8 points (2/3 2-pointers, 1/2 3-pointers, 1/1 free throw), a rebound, 2 assists, a turnover and … Read more

J. Valančiūnas extended his winning streak with a double double and climbed to the top of the Western Conference

The New Orleans Pelicans (16/8) continue to be unbeaten in the National Basketball Association (NBA). Louisiana club at home 104:98 (27:28, 29:15, 23:30, 25:25) defeated Detroit Pistons (7/20). In the last minute of the wavy match, the Pelicans were leading by four points (98:94). Naji Marshall converted a CJMcCollum miss, Saddiq Bey answered immediately with … Read more

M. Kuzminskas, who played productively, did not save from defeat

The team of Izmir “Pinar Karšiyaka” (2/3) represented by Mindaugas Kuzminskas suffered a defeat in group B of the FIBA ​​Champions League, which at home 80:89 (21:19, 12:24, 18:26, 29:20) lost to the players of Bonn “Telekom Baskets” (4/1). After playing 31 minutes, M. Kuzminskas scored 15 points (4/6 double-pointers, 1/3 three-pointers, 4/6 free throws), … Read more

After pausing in the third quarter, “Kibirkštis” lost in Israel

Vilnius “Kibirkštis” (2/3) suffered a failure in the women’s European Cup tournament. Vilnius is visiting 75:85 (16:15, 20:24, 13:30, 26:16) defeated Ashdod “Maccabi” (2/3) basketball players The hosts started better (7:3), and Gabrielė Šulskė and Justina Miknaitė missed three-pointers. Our attacks continued to stall, while the opponents were far away – 12:3. After a one-minute … Read more

Sensation in Kėdainiai: KMT at the start of the quarter-finals – “Nevėžys” slaps “Rytui”

In the King’s Mindaugas Cup (Citadele KMT), the quarter-final stage started with an intriguing match, where Vilnius “Rytas” 70:78 (19:18, 21:16, 18:23, 12:21) fell against Nevēži-Optibet from Kėdainiai. The duel was scheduled earlier than the rest of the KMT quarter-final matches due to Ryto’s participation in the Champions League and a possible clash of schedules. … Read more

J. Kazlauskas: when I signed the first contract, nobody cared much about that “Žalgiris”.

The revival of “Žalgiris” Kaunas is associated with 1994, when a legendary coach took over the helm of the club Jonas Kazlauskas, whose era was crowned with the storied Euroleague title in 1999. During this golden period of “Žalgiris”, there was not only impressive victories, but also intrigues near the field, among which – Arvydas … Read more

B. Bogdanović forged the most resounding victory of the “Pistons” season

A rare victory in the National Basketball Association (NBA). Bojan Bogdanović at Detroit Pistons (7/19). Michigan club on the road 116:96 (20:25, 27:25, 31:23, 38:23) beat Miami Heat (11/14). At the end of the third quarter, the teams were separated by two points (75:73), but in the decisive quarter, “Heat” simply fell apart in defense … Read more

Having collected a triple double, L. Dončičius won the drama against N. Jokići, who was close to him

In the National Basketball Association (NBA), they won a tense European duel Luka Dončičius at Dallas Mavericks (11/13). Texas triumphs on road in last-second drama against Denver Nuggets (10/14) – 116:115 (36:29, 28:29, 27:28, 25:29). The teams were never separated by more than ten points, and with less than 40 seconds left in the game, … Read more

M. Gecevičius: about the trophies won and V. Spanoulis’ apology call

In the Betsafe-LKL TV interview section, there is an interview with Utena’s “Uniclub Casino – Juventus” defender Martyn Gecevičius. The basketball player of the Utena team can boast one of the most impressive collections of awards among Lithuanian basketball players. Twice (in 2009 and 2010) he became the Lithuanian champion while representing Vilnius “Lietuvos ryta” … Read more