Bristol Flyers 89-96 Manchester Giants (18-25, 39-47, 60-73)
(Flyers – Evans 23, Jacob 16, Thomas-Edwards 14; Giants – Armstrong 21, Clark 19, Artison 17)
A comparatively quiet evening within the BBL Championship noticed one
fixture between two sides that fancy their possibilities of success in securing a
robust Playoff berth happen at SGS College Arena, because the Bristol Flyers
welcomed the Manchester Giants to city.
The Flyers had received solely considered one of their earlier 5
Championship fixtures going into this recreation, whereas the Giants had received all however
considered one of their final 5, so Andreas Kapoulas’ aspect wanted to register a quick
begin to the sport to provide themselves some momentum and hope of slowing Lloyd
Unfortunately for the house aspect, nonetheless, that robust begin
didn’t materialise because the guests led by seven on the finish of the primary quarter
and the Giants went on to win the second and third quarters as properly, giving
themselves a 13-point benefit going into the ultimate stanza.
Tyrik Armstrong and Dan Clark proved as potent a mixture as ever for Manchester because the duo mixed for 40 factors and 15 assists, whereas Marcus Evans and Trejon Jacob seemed to guide the Flyers to victory with massive numbers of their very own, nonetheless the harm had been carried out already earlier within the recreation with the Giants capable of see off a late Bristol comeback and safe a significant win.