The defending Betsafe LKL champions Zalgiris managed to fend off Dzukija to avoid another upset in Kaunas after being handed their first defeat of the season by Neptunas a week ago.

Paced by Brandon Davies and Aaron White, the home side pulled away late in the fourth quarter, registering an 88-75 victory at the Zalgirio Arena to improve to a 6-1 record.

Davies posted a game-high 20 points, White collected 14 points, while Thomas Walkup chipped in with 12 points and 8 rebounds. Leo Westermann also delivered in the clutch and finished with 11 points.

For Dzukija, who fell to 2-4 in the standings, Waverly Austin finished with 13 points, while Kendrick Brown and Egidijus Dimsa added 12 points each.

Galerija: Kauno „Žalgiris“ – Alytaus „Dzūkija“ [2018-10-22]