Olympiacos vs Barcelona: Game 3 Recap.

In Game 3 of the playoffs, Olympiacos hosted Barcelona and suffered a heartbreaking loss in overtime, concluding with a score of 80-82. With this victory, Barcelona now leads the series 2-1 and holds the advantage in advancing to the Final 4 in Berlin.

Olympiacos commenced the game with notable vigor, resulting in a matchup reminiscent of the preceding encounters. Their strategy predominantly revolved around defense. Despite their concerted efforts, Barcelona, renowned for their consistent performance across games, clinched a significant victory at the Peace and Friendship Stadium. However, this triumph was marred by controversy, as a foul was called on J. Parker’s three-point attempt in the final seconds, eliciting immediate reactions from Olympiacos. Now, Olympiacos faces the daunting task of winning the remaining two games, a feat that is by no means simple.

The game, on the whole, saw a relatively balanced competition, with both teams frequently exchanging leads. F. Petrusev shone for the home team, amassing 18 points and 5 rebounds, while J. Vesely showcased his prowess for the visitors with 16 points, 3 rebounds, and 1 assist.

Game stats:

Team Stats:OlympiacosBarcelona
Field Goals31/73 (42.5%)32/73 (43.8%)
3 Pointers7/26 (26.9%)11/25 (44%)
Free Throws11/15 (73.3%)7/8 (87.5%)
Assists1826
Rebounds3737
Off. Rebounds1010
Def. Rebounds2727
Steals94
Blocks32
Turnovers00
Personal Fouls1820

Players stats:

Home Team: Olympiacos

Starters:

  • Thomas Walkup: Min 36:07, Pts 10, Reb 5, Ast 6, Stl 4
  • Moustapha Fall: Min 21:48, Pts 8, Reb 7, Ast 2, Stl 0
  • Alec Peters: Min 19:29, Pts 8, Reb 3, Ast 2, Stl 0
  • Isaiah Canaan: Min 17:01, Pts 0, Reb 1, Ast 1, Stl 2
  • Luke Sikma: Min 05:12, Pts 0, Reb 0, Ast 0, Stl 0

Bench:

  • Filip Petrusev: Min 29:52, Pts 18, Reb 5, Ast 0, Stl 0
  • Moses Wright: Min 23:07, Pts 16, Reb 8, Ast 0, Stl 0
  • Nigel Williams-Goss: Min 29:52, Pts 9, Reb 3, Ast 5, Stl 2
  • Shaquielle McKissic: Min 25:32, Pts 8, Reb 5, Ast 2, Stl 1
  • Giannoulis Larentzakis: Min 17:00, Pts 3, Reb 0, Ast 0, Stl 0
  • Nikola Milutinov: Min 00:00, Pts 0, Reb 0, Ast 0, Stl 0
  • Ignas Brazdeikis: Min 00:00, Pts 0, Reb 0, Ast 0, Stl 0

Away Team: Barcelona

Starters:

  • Jan Vesely: Min 31:03, Pts 16, Reb 3, Ast 1, Stl 0
  • Jabari Parker: Min 37:54, Pts 13, Reb 9, Ast 2, Stl 0
  • Nicolas Laprovittola: Min 29:52, Pts 12, Reb 2, Ast 8, Stl 2
  • Nikola Kalinic: Min 22:55, Pts 5, Reb 6, Ast 1, Stl 0
  • Ricky Rubio: Min 16:40, Pts 0, Reb 4, Ast 5, Stl 1

Bench:

  • Tomas Satoransky: Min 28:11, Pts 13, Reb 4, Ast 5, Stl 0
  • Willy Hernangomez: Min 13:57, Pts 13, Reb 5, Ast 0, Stl 0
  • Álex Abrines: Min 24:55, Pts 6, Reb 4, Ast 2, Stl 1
  • Oscar Da Silva: Min 07:06, Pts 2, Reb 0, Ast 0, Stl 0
  • Darío Brizuela: Min 03:27, Pts 2, Reb 0, Ast 1, Stl 0
  • Rokas Jokubaitis: Min 09:00, Pts 0, Reb 0, Ast 1, Stl 0
  • James Nnaji: Min 00:00, Pts 0, Reb 0, Ast 0, Stl 0
QuarterOlympiacosBarcelona
Q11313
Q22419
Q31425
Q42014
OT911
Score8082

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