Professional basketball team Changwon LG defeated top-tier rival Suwon KT to move into a tie for third place without star foreign player Asem Marei. LG defeated KT 71-68 in an away game in the 2023-2024 regular season at KT Arena in Suwon, Gyeonggi-do, on Nov. 28.With a 22-13 record, LG is tied for third place with KT. The race for the top spot in the “telecom triumvirate” is tight, with Seoul SK (23 wins and 13 losses), which did not play today, moving up from third to second place, and KT, which was second, dropping to third .LG is cruising in the standings, going 3-1 in its last four games with Marei out with a knee injury. LG led by one point, 69-68, with 6.1 seconds left in regulation and Lee Kwan-hee got two free throws .Lee Kwan-hee made the first free throw, but missed the second, and LG’s Yang Hong-seok grabbed the offensive rebound to save the day. For Yang Hong-seok, who played for KT until last season, it was a golden rebound against ‘Chinjung’. However, Yang Hong-seok also made only 1 of 2 free throws to cut LG’s lead to 3 points, and KT’s final offensive possession, a 3-pointer by Paris Bass at the buzzer, fell short, ending the team’s four-game winning streak and five-game home winning streak.
LG’s Juan Tello had a double-double with 14 points and 11 rebounds, while Yang Hong-seok added 12 points and six rebounds .LG evened its record against KT this season with two straight wins after two losses. The Ulsan Hyundai Mobis welcomed the Seoul Samsung back home for a 116-78 blowout .Hyundai Mobis’ 116 points were two more than the team’s most points in a game this season (114), which was set by Anyang’s Chung Kwan-jang against Hyundai Mobis on Nov. 21.The game was a one-sided affair, with Hyundai Mobis taking a commanding 90-55 lead into the third quarter .Hyundai Mobis extended its winning streak to three games, its six-game home winning streak, and its seven-game winning streak against Samsung, with Gage Prim leading the team in scoring with 26 points .After a lethargic performance, Samsung was unable to snap its nine-game losing streak and five-game road losing streak. Goyang Sono earned a thrilling one-point win at home against Daegu Kogas, 77-76.Tied at 73-73 with 15 seconds left in regulation, Sono took a two-point lead on an underneath basket by Lee Jung-hyun .On their final possession, KOGAS failed to get a shot off as Andrew Nicholson committed an offensive foul on a screen, giving SONO the ball. SONO was led by Chinanu Onuaku with 22 points and 14 rebounds, while domestic backups Baek Ji-woong (nine points, three 3-pointers) and Park Jong-ha (seven points) contributed. KOGAS, which had its four-game winning streak snapped, had to settle for a three-pointer from long range by 카지노사이트킹 Samjosef Belangel just before halftime to cut the deficit to one point.