In a match up that went down to the final seconds, the B-Money Cards edged out the Storm, in "Eli's Homemade Schnitzel" Israel Basketball League. It was all about the Cards’ offense in this one. Scoring, passing, and offensive rebounding helped the Cards notch the win. The Storm defense put up a valiant effort to try to contain the Cards bigs inside, but ultimately the Cards hit multiple shots in the final minutes, for the 41-37 victory.
The Moreshet Mavs’ had quite the game against Imrei Binah, scoring 50 points to Imrei Binah's 47. The Mavs’ moved the ball effectively, finding their star wing players for wide open 3’s time and time again. Moshe Gross put on a show at point guard, scoring 11 and dishing out 7 assists, while Aaron Valinsky contributed on offense and defense for the Mavs’, draining a couple of clutch threes in the second half to keep his team in the game. Valinsky’s defense was outstanding, as he recorded 3 steals and 4 blocks on the night.
Cyclone beat the B-Wood Ballers in a thrilling 46-43 contest. Cyclone had the advantage from the first bucket and never looked back. Their big men dominated the paint in the first half, while their star guards found their mid-range jump shots to hold onto the win in the second half.
Baby Korn was on fire against the Texans in their match up, putting up 49 points, with most of them coming from behind the arc. Their superior passing helped them find the open man for multiple open-look 3 pointers. The Texans implemented a 3-2 zone to try to take away Baby Corn's shooting, but Baby Korn proved too skilled, prevailing 49-43.
In other action around the "Eli's Homemade Schnitzel" Israel Basketball League, the Hebrew Hoopers beat Nevei Diesels 69-48, and followed that with a convincing victory against Team 305 by a 66-43 margin. Meanwhile, Lev Heat beat The Six 56-45, while Mega Building Supply took out the Midrash Ballers 65-45. Wins are now at a premium, as teams head into the playoff stretch run.