Seoul Samsung, the lowest in men’s basketball, caught the leader Anyang KGC Ginseng Corporation at home.
Samsung beat Ginseng Corporation 82-79 in the 2022-2023 SKT A-Dot Professional Basketball regular league home game held at Jamsil Indoor Gymnasium in Seoul on the 10th and escaped the dreaded 5-game losing streak.
Samsung and Ginseng Corporation were in opposite situations recently.
Ginseng Corporation is the most visible team among the recent professional basketball teams.
Ginseng Corporation, which has been leading the way since the beginning of the season, participated in the East Asia Super League (EASL) Champions Week, an East Asian club competition, on the 5th of this month and even won the championship.
On the other hand, the lowest ranked Samsung was on a five-game losing streak before this game.
Samsung (13-33) narrowed the gap with 9th place Daegu Korea Gas Corporation (17-30) to 3 and a half games.
Samsung finished at the bottom last season as well, and at this rate, it will have the stigma of being in the bottom for two consecutive years.
On the other hand, Ginseng Corporation, which recorded 34 wins and 13 losses, narrowed the gap with second place LG to two and a half games.
A minute before the end of the game, Ginseng Corp., which had been followed by 79-80 with Byun Jun-hyeong’s 3 points, immediately after Samsung’s Lee Jung-hyun gave up the right to attack due to a mistake, seized a golden opportunity.
However, while Byun Jun-hyung failed to shoot a mid-range shot, Lee Jung-hyun succeeded in all his free throws and lost the game.
Ginseng Corporation had Omari Spellman absent due to physical condition management, while Daryl Monroe struggled with 20 points, 11 rebounds and 6 assists.
However, he struggled with his physique and physical struggle, giving 23 points and 12 rebounds to Samsung’s foreign player Anthony Moss, whom he mainly faced.
In Samsung, veteran guard combination Lee Jung-hyun and Kim Si-rae led the victory with 14 and 13 points.
■ SK Kim Seon-hyeong, 22 points, 12 assists · Warney, 25 points, 13 rebounds ‘Pulp Pearl’
Professional basketball Seoul SK overturned the 16-point gap against Ulsan Hyundai Mobis and took the lead in the ‘fight for third place’.
SK defeated Hyundai Mobis 85-75 in the 2022-2023 SKT Adot Pro Basketball regular league away game held at Ulsan Dongchun Gymnasium on the 10th.
SK, which became 29-18, kept the 3rd place by widening the gap with 4th place Hyundai Mobis (27-19) by one and a half games.
The two teams have been tossing and turning over the 3rd and 4th places since the beginning of this year when SK, which reorganized the lineup after last season’s MVP Choi Jun-yong returned from injury, made a terrifying leap forward.
Until the end of last month, Hyundai Mobis kept its sole 3rd place, but this month it was pushed back to SK and moved to 4th or a tie for 3rd place.
SK also reduced the gap with second place Changwon LG (31-15) to two and a half games, signaling that the fight for second place is not over yet.
The second place receives the benefit of going directly to the semifinal playoffs (PO).
Hyundai Mobis took a 23-11 lead thanks to Seo Myung-jin, who scored 7 points in the 1st quarter, but SK led the “fast basketball” by scoring 10 points in the 2nd quarter, leading SK to 34-32 about 2 minutes before the end of the first half. did스포츠토토.
However, Filipino player Ronjay Avarientos scored two 3-pointers at the beginning of the 3rd quarter, and Hyundai Mobis led by 16 points 5 minutes before the end of the quarter when Kim Young-hyun also hit a shot from a corner.
Then, Kim Seon-hyung and Warney came out as the solvers. Afterwards, the two led the pursuit by combining 13 points with floaters and shots under the goal before the end of the quarter.
Heo Il-young, Oh Jae-hyeon, and Choi Bu-kyung scored, and six minutes before the end of the game, the score was 68-68.
Soon after, SK reversed the game with Kim Seon-hyung’s mid-range shot, and Warney blasted a cool dunk shot, and Heo Il-young also scored 3 points to run away with a 6-point lead, further boosting the momentum.
1 minute and 42 seconds before the end, Warney, who grabbed the rebound, quickly threw it toward Kim Seon-hyung, who was running in front, and Oh Jae-hyun, who received a pass from Kim Sun-hyung, made a layup and put a wedge in the game.
On this day, SK overwhelmed by 15-6 in the fast break.
‘Assault Captain’ Kim Seon-hyung flew with 22 points and 12 assists. Warney also did his part, posting 25 points and 13 rebounds.
Choi Bu-kyung scored 17 points and 8 rebounds, and Heo Il-yeong also