Kalev/Cramo played their tenth game of the season in VTB as they visited Astana and unfortunately left with a big 78:105 (34:50) loss.
The game between the fifth and seventh spot teams was over in halftime as the hosts managed to get a comfortable lead led by the six american players. Astana dominated everywhere – they were faster, more aggressive and more precise. From the 105 points Astana scored, 91 were from the six american players – J.J. O’Brien finished with 23 points 8 rebounds and 6 assists. Moultire had 23 for Kalev, while Mirkovic who scored most of the teams first half points had 17, Lewis finished with 14, Kitsing 9, Kangur 8, Jõesaar 3 and Kurbas and Dorbek with 2 points.
Moscow CSKA and Moscow Khimki continue undefeated and a super season so far for Astana who are in fourth place with 6 wins and 3 losses. Kalev stands on the eight spot with 4 wins and 6 losses.