Date: February 18th, 2018

Turkey Cup is Anadolu Efes's for the 11th Time…

Playing against Tofaş in the finale of PTT Turkey Cup, Anadolu Efes won the match with the score 78-61. Anadolu Efes was ahead 40-32 half-time of the match that played in Sinan Erdem Sports Arena.
Turkey Cup is Anadolu Efes's for the 11th Time…

Starting the match with Doğuş, Dragic, Simon, Motum, and Dunston, Anadolu Efes’s first point was scored by Motum through a three-pointer and our team was 3-2 ahead in the first minute. In first minutes our team had a scorer performance and with Simon, Dragic and Doğuş’s points made the rival to call a time-out at 2:30: 9-2. With Simon and Doğuş’s points our team passed the 5th minute 16-6 ahead, then with Dunston and Motum’s points, our team raised the score difference to 16 points at the 8th minute: 26-10. At the last 2 minutes of the quarter, our team couldn’t score and finished the first 10 minutes 26-17 ahead. In this quarter Simon is the only person that reached up to double digits with his 10 points. Starting the second quarter with Dunston’s points, Anadolu Efes passed the 13th minute 30-21 ahead. With Brown and McCollum’s points at 14:30 the score table was set to 34-23, then the rival team brought down the score difference to 4 points in the following 2:30 minutes, and so coach Ergin Ataman called a time-out: 34-30.Returning from the time-out Simon scored 2 points from the free-throw line and our team brought up the score to 36-32 going into the last 2 minutes of the quarter. Remaining duration Motum and Simon scored 4 points and Anadolu Efes finished the first half 40-32 ahead.

Starting the second quarter with McCollum’s three-pointer, Anadolu Efes brought the score to 43-32 at the 21st minute. With Dunston’s 3 points and-one at the 23rd minute the score difference was raised to 10 points, then McCollum’s three-pointer at 23:30 caused the rival to call a time-out: 49-36. Returning from the time-out Simon’s basket at the 25th minute set the score table to 51-38, then McCollum and Motum scored three-points each and brought the score to 57-43. Simon’s three-pointer that was scored in the last seconds of the quarter was the final score of the quarter: 62-47. Starting the final quarter with Dunston and McCollum duo’s points, our team raised the score difference to 20 points at the 32nd minute: 67-47. Brown’s basket at the 33rd minute set the score table to 69-49, then Dunston raised the score difference to 22 points: 71-49. Then with McCollum’s point, our team was 73-57 ahead in the last 3 minutes of the match. Remaining duration Anadolu Efes held the lead on the score table and with McCollum’s consecutive points our team won the game with the score of 78-61 and won the Turkey Cup for the 11th time.

 

Anadolu Efes 78
# Player Min Pts 2P 3P FT OR DR R A St To B F
3 Errick McCollum 31:07 23 4 / 5 5 / 13 0 / 2 1 2 3 1 0 3 0 3
4 Doğuş Balbay 24:43 4 2 / 2 0 / 6 0 / 0 5 5 10 5 1 1 1 4
5 Derrick Brown 18:46 4 1 / 2 0 / 0 2 / 2 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 1
6 Yiğitcan Saybir 00:00 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8 Birkan Batuk 7:43 0 0 / 0 0 / 1 0 / 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 1
10 Onuralp Bitim 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
12 Brock Motum 27:25 10 3 / 4 1 / 5 1 / 1 2 4 6 1 0 4 0 4
22 Muhaymin Mustafa 00:00 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
30 Zoran Dragić 14:40 5 1 / 1 1 / 5 0 / 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 0 1
42 Bryant Dunston 40:00 13 6 / 8 0 / 0 1 / 1 2 8 10 1 0 1 1 1
44 Krunoslav Simon 35:34 19 3 / 3 3 / 7 4 / 4 0 5 5 7 1 2 1 2
Tofaş 61
# Player Min Pts2P 3P FT OR DR R A St To B F
2 Jeffrey Raymar Morgan Ii 27:04 82 / 9 0 / 2 4 / 4 2 4 6 3 0 0 0 2
3 Berkan Durmaz 11:54 84 / 6 0 / 1 0 / 0 0 3 3 1 1 0 0 1
6 Bariş Ermiş 11:10 00 / 0 0 / 2 0 / 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 3
7 Yiğit Arslan 10:22 00 / 1 0 / 2 0 / 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
8 Antonio Lamar Crocker 31:54 113 / 7 1 / 5 2 / 2 1 3 4 3 2 4 0 2
9 Samuel Jose Mejia 37:43 83 / 7 0 / 3 2 / 2 1 2 3 0 1 0 0 1
15 Pierria Lee Vaughntay Henry 27:25 63 / 7 0 / 1 0 / 3 3 3 6 1 2 2 0 0
19 Efe Beşok 00:00 00 / 0 0 / 0 0 / 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
21 Mert Konuk 00:00 00 / 0 0 / 0 0 / 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
22 Joshua Colton Owens 17:39 73 / 5 0 / 0 1 / 2 2 1 3 1 0 1 0 1
35 Kenneth Kadji 18:28 73 / 5 0 / 2 1 / 1 1 2 3 1 0 2 0 4
77 Muhsin Yaşar 06:16 63 / 4 0 / 0 0 / 0 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0