In a battle for a first victory between them in Group A, host Dolomiti Energia Trento outlasted Slask Wroclaw by 81-77 in overtime on Wednesday to break into the race for the playoffs.
Diego Flaccadori, the catalyst of the comeback, led Trento with 22 points. Johnathan Williams posted 17 points, 10 rebounds and 3 blocks in just under 40 minutes. Cameron Reynolds scored 12 more, Desonta Bradford 11 and Wesley Saunders 10 for Trento. For Slask, Kerem Kanter had a huge double-double with 17 points and 15 rebounds. Jakub Karolak followed with 15 points, while Martins Meiers scored 11 and Kodi Justice 10 for the visitors.
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