Zalgiris Kaunas had to work for the win like they never did this season. Betsafe LKL champions had double digit deficit but after a tough battle 86:80 defeated Siauliai.
Siauliai ran away in the first quarter 21:11 and stayed in front for the entire first half (46:43).
Kaunas' side started the second half with a lot more concentration and had a six points lead before the last period (66:60). Although, Siauliai did not just give up and took the lead with four minutes to go after Akeem Wright's three pointer with a foul (75:72).
Although, Zalgiris looked better at the most important time and took the win.
KC Rivers scored 22 points for the winners, while Rokas Gustys scored 22 for the visitors.