Zalgiris keep momentum with blowout win over Siauliai
Zalgiris continued their strong play of late with a one-sided 93-78 road victory over the Antanas Sireika-coached Siauliai on Sunday night, pushing their marker to 23-3 in the Betsafe LKL standings.
Having established a double-digit advantage already in the first stanza, the visitors from Kaunas dominated the proceedings throughout the contest but did lift their foot off the gas pedal in the final quarter, allowing Siauliai to shrink the margin.
Marius Grigonis needed just 15 minutes to collect a team-high 16 points on 7-of-8 attempts from the field, Edgaras Ulanovas collected 13 points and 5 assists, while Arturas Milaknis finished the game with 12 points.
Siauliai had two players in double figures: Arminas Urbutis had 22 points and 8 rebounds, as Karolis Lukosiunas scored 17 points after connecting on five three-pointers.