‘Yoon Won-sang 3-point shot 5 rooms’ LG wins 4 consecutive wins after defeating DB who were aiming for 5 consecutive wins
Professional basketball Changwon LG defeated Wonju DB, which was aiming for a 5-game winning streak, and held a 4-game winning streak to secure second place.
LG beat DB 76-74 in the 2022-2023 SKT Adot Pro Basketball regular league home game held at Changwon Gymnasium on the 3rd.
Yoon Won-sang scored 18 points, including five 3-pointers from the second half of the third quarter, taking the lead in LG’s victory, which was once trailing by 17 points.
Asem Marey contributed 15 points and 17 rebounds, and Kim Jun-il scored 17 points.
As a result, 2nd place LG, which recently enjoyed four consecutive victories, recorded 24 wins and 13 losses, catching up with leader Anyang KGC Ginseng Corporation (26 wins and 11 losses)안전놀이터 by two games. They also won 4 home games in a row.
On the other hand, DB, which had recently been winning 4 games in a row, could not continue its momentum. DB, who had 16 wins and 21 losses, fell from a tie for 6th place to a tie for 7th place.
Lee Seon Albano scored 19 points and Kang Sang-jae did his part with 17 points, but LG lost focus at the last minute.
Malcolm Thomas, who joined DB as a substitute foreign player for Dewan Hernandez, returned to KBL after 12 years after playing for Ulsan Hyundai Mobis in the 2011-2012 season. Thomas, who played 13 minutes that day, recorded 7 points and 6 rebounds.
DB pulled out 6 turnovers from LG with solid defense in the 1st quarter and scored 11 points with a quick attack, leading 24-11.
When the 4th minute of the 2nd quarter passed, Albano’s 3-point shot led to a 17-point lead, 34-17.
However, as LG’s defense came to life, the atmosphere changed drastically.
While DB remained scoreless after Lenard Freeman’s goal 5 minutes and 37 seconds before the end of the second quarter, LG scored 17 points in a row and finished the first half, with the score at 36-36.
DB’s concerns about the second half increased as Kim Jong-kyu committed the fourth foul at the end of the second quarter.
With the start of the 3rd quarter, LG took the lead for the first time on the day with Marey’s goal under the goal, and DB also countered with Kang Sang-jae’s middle shot.
In the 3rd quarter, when LG was trailing 42-44, Yoon Won-sang scored the team’s first 3 points that day and reversed it, and Yoon Won-sang again put in a 3-point shot followed by a foul free throw to complete a 4-point play, 49-44. led by
Yoon Won-sang succeeded in two more 3-point shots before the end of the 3rd quarter and broke DB’s pursuit.
Thanks to Yun Won-sang, who exploded four 3-pointers in the third quarter alone, LG was able to face the final fourth quarter with a 59-54 lead.
LG started the 4th quarter with Yun Won-sang’s 3 points, but DB’s pursuit was formidable with Thomas’ dunk.
DB, which was dragged to 66-73 at the end of the 4th quarter, started with Kim Hyun-ho’s score and scored 8 points in a row to turn it around to 74-73 with 2 minutes left.
However, LG took the lead again with Lee Jae-do’s middle shot, and after that, DB ended up kneeling as Albano’s 3-point shot, which was chased by the attack time limit 5.1 seconds before the turnover, failed.