Barak Netanya 311.
(photo credit: Adi Avishai and Asaf Kliger)
Barak Netanya finally recorded its first win of the BSL season on Sunday,
beating BC Habika’a 88-80 to snap a sixgame losing streak.
stormed into a 25-5 lead and held on for a sweet victory at
Christian Burns had 22 points and 12 rebounds for Netanya, which
also got 17 points apiece from Jerome Randle and Brian Asbury.
Freeman scored 21 points for Habika’a.
Adi Azulai got his tenure at Bnei
Hasharon off to a winning start on Sunday, with the hosts beating Ironi Ashkelon
101-96 in Herzliya.
Delroy James had 34 points for the winners, who
trailed by as many as 16 points in the second.
Dwayne Mitchell scored 25
points for Ashkelon.
Maccabi Ashdod fell to its fifth straight defeat on
Sunday, losing at home 76-69 to Maccabi Rishon Lezion.
the first half and led by nine points at the break (40-31). However, Rishon
dominated the second half and won behind 23 points from Joe
Derwin Kitchen scored 20 points for Rishon, while Josh Duncan
had 16 points for the struggling Ashdod.
Maccabi Tel Aviv hosts Hapoel
Holon on Monday.