Maccabi Elite Tel Aviv completed this evening the playoff semi final pool with its fifth win, 95-76 vs Bnei Hahsron. They finish top of the pool and will play Hapoel Samsung Tel Aviv in the finals (best of five) starting Monday at the NOKIA Arena.
Bnei Hahsaron looked most of the time as a team already on vacation whist the Maccabi players played with a lot of enthusiasm, led 15-2 and 27-17 at the end of the first quarter. At half time Maccabi held a 46-30 lead. The largest margin was 28 pts (65-37) and at the end of the third period the lead was 73-49. Maceo Baston, iin great form (17 pts, 7 rbds & 2 bsts), fouled out with seven minutes to go,
Sarunas Jasikevicius was hot all evening with 6-7 in three pointers, 75% FG & 100% in FT.