We scored a very big victory against Barcelona in the semi-final of the Euroleague final-4, and we progressed to the final with a 68-64 scoreline.
We started off with a five consisting of Mantzaris, Spanoulis, Keselj, Antic and Dorsey and begun the game with a good performance getting 8-0 within minutes. Barcelona fought back getting 10-6 before we got further ahead and finished the opening quarter 17-11.
The second quarter was just as good for us before the Spaniards clawed their way back to a single point defecit. Spanoulis and Dorsey helped stabilise the scoreline and we ended the half 33-29 ahead.
We restarted the game in the second half and got in front again with some good performances from Spanoulis and Printezis helped keep us in front for the third quarter of the game.
The Catalons gave it their best in the final quarter and really put on the pressure but it was again Spanoulis along with Dorsey who held the side together and ensured an important victory.
Olympiakos 68-64 Barcelona
1st Quarter : Olympiakos 17-11 Barcelona
2nd Quarter : Olympiakos 33-29 Barcelona
3rd Quarter : Olympiakos 50-47 Barcelona
4th Quarter : Olympiakos 68-64 Barcelona