The second game of the series semifinals of the Italian basketball league was a Triumphal walk of the Milan Olympia, Barça’s next rival in the Euroleague Final Four, about Reyer Venezia. The meeting ended with a resounding 99-65 favorable to the team led by Ettore Messina, that last night he trained his game 100th in the playoffs of the Lega.
Malcom Delaney led the scoring of the clash with 20 points, all in the first half. The former CSKA and Madrid, Sergio Rodriguez, served as helm of the Milanese team with 14 points and 7 assists.
With an initial partial of 23-7, Messina’s pupils turned their last appointment before the Final Four into a pure process, and they will travel to Cologne knowing that they have the ticket to the final playoff of the Lega practically assured.
Other players who contributed to Milan’s resounding triumph were Zach LeDay, author of 12 points and 5 rebounds, and Michael Roll, which also finished with 12 goals.
Olimpia will face Barça this Friday from 9:00 p.m. at the Lanxess Arena in Cologne, Germany.