Baxter won the BEKO PBL MVP of the Round 20

Photo: Elena Evelson.
Text: BEKO PBL Press service

Lonnie Baxter and Marcus Williams became the best players of the Round Top 5 in the second time straight. Williams won the MVP of the Round 19. This time the MVP title was taken by Lonnie Baxter, who helped his team to get a victory over Lokomotiv-Kuban in the Round 20.

Enisey center has played his best game in the season and made his sixth double-double with 27 points, 11 rebounds, 1 assist, 1 steal and 1 blocked-shot. Also he made opponent players commit fouls on him 10 times. His rating is 35.

Another Enisey player Marcus Williams scored 25 points, made 8 assists, 6 rebounds and 4 steals. Williams gained second place in the Top 5 of the round with 32 points rating.

Dynamo center Alexey Zhukanenko has the equal rating as Williams and also gained the second place. Zhukanenko helped his team to get a victory over Krasnye Krylya with 23 points, 8 rebounds, 2 assists, 2 blocked-shots and 2 dunks.

CSKA guard Jamont Gordon gained the fourth place with 28 rating points. Despite of CSKA defeat in Saint-Petersburg Gordon performed well with 24 points, 4 rebounds, 4 assists and 1 blocked shot. His rating is 28.

The fifth is Nizhniy Novgorod guard Dmitriy Golovin. Young Russian player scored 15 points, made 5 assists, 3 rebounds, 1 steal and 1 blocked shot. Also 9 times he made opponent players commit fouls on him. His rating is 27.

Symbolic five. Round 20.

Marcus Williams (Enisey) – Dmitry Golovin (Nizhniy Novgorod) – Jamont Gordon (CSKA) – Alexey Zhukanenko (Dynamo) – Lonnie Baxter (Enisey).


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