Rytas sinks 17 threes to drown Žalgiris, Jonava escapes from Wolves with stunning miracle
In a battle between Betsafe-LKL powerhouses, Rytas Vilnius made 17 of 27 three pointers to edge Žalgiris Kaunas on the road 100-94. Margiris Normantas led the charge in this rain of triples with 30 points on 6 of 6 threes. Marcus Foster added 28 points, Lukas Lekavičius scored 21 for Žalgiris.
In a game that turned dramatic out of nowhere, CBet Jonava grabbed a big victory over Wolves. Team coached by Virginijus Šeškus trailed for the entire game - often in double figures - but managed to ultimately get a 99-94 overtime win after overall coming back from down 23 points. Glynn Watson led Jonava with 32 points, Ahmad Caver exploded for 35 points in a losing side.
7-bet Lietkabelis Panevėžys grabbed a dominant win 91-71 win over Uniclub Casino-Juventus Utena and improved to a 14/8 result in the standings. Team coached by Nenad Čanak was dominant, as Kristian Kullamae led the way with 21 points. Alexander Hamilton scored 24 for Utena.
Neptūnas Klaipėda cruised past Gargždai with a dominant 73-54 win. Austin Wiley, with 16 points, led the Mindaugas Brazys team to their 10th victory. For the losing side, Isiah Osborne had 22 points.
Jared Cunningham scored 23 points, dished 4 assists and grabbed 4 rebounds to lead Pieno žvaigždės Pasvalys to a 92-89 win over Labas GAS Prienai. Apart from Cunningham, Ignas Vaitkus dropped 19 points, while Kyan Anderson scored 21 for Prienai.
Marius Valinskas scored and created as Nevėžis-Optibet Kėdainiai overcame Šiauliai 107-95 and got back in a winning track after two straight defeats. Valinskas played of one the best games of his career, scoring 17 points, dishing out 10 assists and grabbing 5 rebounds. Deshawn Freeman and Daryl Doualla finished with 18 points apiece.