Date: June 1st, 2017

Beşiktaş Sompo Japan: 74 - Anadolu Efes: 72

Hosted by Beşiktaş Sompo Japan at the semifinal match of Spor Toto Basketbol Super League Play-off, Anadolu Efes lost 74-72. Anadolu Efes was trailing 37-31 at the halftime of the match. After this score, Anadolu Efes is trailing 2-0 in the series. Our team will be playing against Beşiktaş Sompo Japan in the third match of the series on the 3rd June Saturday at Abdi İpekçi Sports Arena.
Beşiktaş Sompo Japan: 74 - Anadolu Efes: 72

Starting the match with Doğuş, Granger, Cedi, Brown and Thomas, Anadolu Efes’s first points were shot by Cedi and captain Doğuş duo’s three-pointers and at the 4th minute the score was balanced with the score of 6-6. With Granger’s layup the score was set to 8-8 at the television time-out, and returning from the time-out Dunston set the victory to 10-8 and our team lead the score for the first time. In these minutes Granger shot continuing points and our team lead the score at the last 2 minutes of the quarter: 16-14. Remaining duration Dunston scored 2 points and our team finished the first 10 minutes 18-17 ahead. Starting the second quarter with Heurtel’s tear-drop, Anadolu Efes raised the score difference to 6 points with Honeycutt’s three-pointer and Dunston’s dunk at the 12th minute and thus the hosting team called for a time-out: 25-19. After the time-out the following 3:30 minutes the rival team scored and brought the scoe to 25-29 at the 15:30, then Granger and Thomas points balanced the score at the 17th minute: 29-29. Remaining duration Anadolu Efes continued to score with Heurtel and finished the first half trailing 37-31.

Starting the second half with Dunston and Granger duo’s 5 points, Anadolu Efes brought down the score difference to 1 point at the 21st minute: 37-36. Thomas’s 5 points brought the score to 42-41 at the 23rd minute, then Dunston’s defensive rebound turned into a score by Cedi and thus our team lead the score at the 24th minute: 43-42. After Granger’s three-pointer the 25th minute was passed with the score of 46-4-5, then Dunston’s layup set the score to 48-46 at the last 3 minutes of the quarter. In the last part, Brown scored a three-pointer and our team was trailing 54-51 at the end of the third quarter. Starting the final quarter with Thomas’s point, at 31:20 the score was brought to 53-58. Anadolu Efes was trailing at the 34th minute with the score of 63-53, then Granger’s three-pointer brought down the score difference to 4 points at the 35th minute: 59-63. Heurtel and Cedi’s 4 points balanced the score at the 36th minute, thus the hosting team called for a time-out: 63-63. After the time-out Cedi shot with a steal and thus our team was leading the score; 65-63. With Heurtel’s three-pointer the score was balanced 68-68 at the last 2 minutes of the game, then Dunston scored 2 points from the free-throw line and thus our team was leading the score at the last 1:20 minutes of the game: 70-68. Heurtel scored 2 points from the free-throw line and the score was balanced again, at the last 27 seconds of the game:72-72, then the rival team’s point was left without a response and thus Anadolu Efes lost the game with the score of 72-74. 

Anadolu Efes 72
# Player Min Pts 2P 3P FT OR DR R A St To B F
2 Tyler Honeycutt 15:51 3 0 / 1 1 / 2 0 / 0 1 0 1 1 1 3 0 1
3 Oğulcan Baykan 00:00 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4 Doğuş Balbay 17:18 3 0 / 1 1 / 1 0 / 0 1 1 2 3 0 1 0 4
5 Derrick Brown 19:48 3 0 / 2 1 / 2 0 / 0 0 2 2 3 0 2 0 5
6 Cedi Osman 28:01 9 3 / 4 1 / 2 0 / 0 1 7 8 0 2 1 0 3
9 Samet Geyik 00:00 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
11 Berk Demir 00:00 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
15 Jayson Granger 32:47 22 7 / 11 2 / 3 2 / 2 0 2 2 3 0 4 0 3
31 Thomas Heurtel 20:55 11 1 / 3 1 / 6 6 / 7 0 3 3 4 1 2 0 4
32 Can Maxim Mutaf 5:08 0 0 / 1 0 / 1 0 / 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
42 Bryant Dunston 33:03 12 5 / 6 0 / 0 2 / 3 2 5 7 0 2 1 2 2
1 Deshaun Thomas 27:09 9 3 / 6 1 / 5 0 / 0 0 5 5 0 1 1 0 2
Beşiktaş Sompo Japan 74
# Player Min Pts2P 3P FT OR DR R A St To B F
5 Muratcan Güler 00:00 00 / 0 0 / 0 0 / 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
6 Earl Rashod Clark 28:22 73 / 9 0 / 3 1 / 2 1 0 1 0 2 1 0 2
7 şafak Edge 00:00 00 / 0 0 / 0 0 / 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
10 Erkan Veyseloğlu 23:03 52 / 3 0 / 1 1 / 1 0 4 4 2 2 1 0 2
15 Vladimir Stimac 26:03 105 / 8 0 / 0 0 / 0 3 7 10 2 0 2 0 2
19 Michael Jovan Thompson 28:57 204 / 5 4 / 8 0 / 1 0 1 1 2 0 1 0 4
20 Michael Brandon Roll 25:25 51 / 2 0 / 3 3 / 4 0 1 1 5 1 0 0 1
21 Sertaç şanli 13:51 93 / 6 0 / 0 3 / 4 3 2 5 0 0 1 0 2
24 Darryl Eugene Strawberry Jr. 31:06 185 / 9 0 / 2 8 / 12 0 2 2 4 2 3 0 2
25 Kenan Sipahi 08:05 00 / 0 0 / 2 0 / 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 1
34 Kyle Jordan Weems 15:08 00 / 1 0 / 0 0 / 0 0 2 2 3 2 0 0 1
65 Muhammed Doğan şenli 00:00 00 / 0 0 / 0 0 / 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0