The season ended as sad as it started

BC Kalev/Cramo lost their last game of the season in VTB league when hosting BC Astana took a 102:92 (50:35) win.

Kalev finished their season with five straight losses – just as they started the season – and in the end, they had a record of 6-18. Highlights of the seasons were wins against Khimki and Saratov with the addition of solid play against powerhouse CSKA and Zenit.

Today’s game was decided by basically in the first quarter when the hosts went on a 12:0 run to get the 22:11 lead, and with another 10:3 run in the second Astana took the first half 50:35. All BC Kalev/Cramo’s efforts to climb back into the game ended with a punch in the face by Astana as they sank a few huge shots in momentum changing situations led by Grant who finished with 32 points (8/11 from the deep!), while Briscoe had 24, Mirkovic 23 and Jõesaar 15 for Kalev/Cramo.