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One week after shocking the world in Kaunas with the two-pointer that gave Real Madrid the win against Olympiacos and the 11th EuroLeague in the club’s history, Sergio Llull wrote that history once again. The 35-year-old Spanish veteran just became Real Madrid‘s leading scorer in the ACB. With a three-pointer to give Real Madrid the 25-point lead in the last minutes of the second quarter against Gran Canaria, in Game 1 of the ACB Quarter-Finals between the EuroLeague and EuroCup champions, Sergio Llull overcame Felipe Reyes in this special ranking, crossing the line of 6.019 points.
According to BasketNews sources, the former Real Madrid star has been planning to arrive on the day of the final to show support for his ex-teammates in their battle against Olympiacos Piraeus. EuroLeague was also preparing to host the biggest EuroLeague ambassador in the NBA. However, Doncic finally couldn’t make the trip to Kaunas. According to Eurohoops’ Aris Barkas, the reason is the Slovenian star wasn’t even able to reach Lithuania. The private jet of the Dallas Mavericks star did not have enough landing space at the Kaunas airport due to the large number of charter flights arriving from Greece.