Hapoel Beer Sheva handed second loss to KB Peja to remain on top
14-03-2023 | 22:20Hapoel Beer Sheva had a superb first half to record another Delasport Balkan League win - 88-81 against KB Peja.
The Israeli team remains on top of the table with 9 wins and Peja is second with 7-2 record.
This was also the first loss of KB Peja new coach Rami Hadar since he took the reigns of the Kosovo team.
Hapoel left not many doors opened for the visitors in the first half. The hosts took an early lead and with a great second quarter went into the break with 50-30.
KB Peja came out flying for the second half and cut the lead in half in the third quarter.
Beer Sheva reaction was quick and the hosts handled the situation to stay on top.
Greg Wittington managed 20 points for the win, Khalil Ahmad added 18.
Larry Thomas had 16 for Peja, and David Joseph added 16 with 5 rebounds and 5 assists.
Shay Shtriks: When you have good people with you all can be done!
Photo gallery from the final and 2022/2023 Final 4 Award Ceremony
Lior Lubin: You can't get used to winning
David Efiyani: We played for each other
Rami Hadar: My players played hard
David Joseph: We played hard
Boiko Milenkov: The positive thing is that the hall is full
Hapoel Altshuler Shaham Beer Sheva/Dimona is the new champion!
Robert Georgiev: I want to congratulate the team for the character we showed
Hard-fought bronze for Beroe
Ioannis Agrafiotis: I expect a great final
Lior Lubin: Everyone wants to win titles no matter where they play
Rami Hadar: We're looking forward to the big final
Boiko Milenkov: We have to apologize to the people
Huge scoring game sent Hapoel Beer Sheva to the Final
Stara Zagora municipality welcomed Final 4
It's time for Final 4!
Shay Shtriks: This was the most challenging season
Delasport Balkan League Final 4 to be tv broadcasted in all four participant countries
David Efianayi praises Delasport Balkan League: We are in the Final 4 and now it's about just winning the whole thing
Happy Easter to the Orthodox world!
Referees from North Macedonia, Greece and Montenegro to officiate Final Four
Schedule of games for Final Four
Delasport Balkan League unveils Final Four logo for 2022/23
Stara Zagora to host Final 4 tournament for 2022/23
Final standings in Delasport Balkan League Regular Season 22/23
|No Games Scheduled|
All times are local time
|Delasport Balkan League 2022/2023 Regular Season|
|1||Hapoel Altshuler Shaham Beer Sheva/Dimona||13 - 1||27|
|2||KB Peja||11 - 3||25|
|3||BC Beroe||7 - 8||22|
|4||KK Milenijum Kodio||4 - 10||18|
|5||BC Budivelnyk Kyiv||6 - 5||13|
|6||KB Bashkimi||3 - 8||11|
|7||BC Levski 2014||1 - 10||9|