Butkevičius gives Rytas 3-1 lead, Zalgiris gets bronze on Jankūnas retirement game
Arnas Butkevičius made a game-winning dunk to give Rytas Vilnius a 78-77 win on the road and a 3-1 lead in the finals. Giedrius Žibėnas squad is one victory away from becoming Betsafe-LKL champions.
Kenneth Smith led Rytas with 18 points and 8 assists in this win, Margiris Normantas added 13 points. Gediminas Orelik and Panagiotis Kalaitzakis tapped 17 points each for Lietkabelis.
Zalgiris Kaunas swept Siauliai-7bet with an 89-76 win in Game 4 of the third place series to win their first Betsafe-LKL bronze ever. It was the last game of Paulius Jankūnas career.
Jankūnas scored 9 points as Marek Blaževič led Žalgiris with 17 points and 12 rebounds. Donatas Sabeckis led all scorers of the game with 23 points and 5 assists.