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Mike James of CSKA Moscow is the Euroleague Round 9 MVP. The American scoring machine had an outstanding performance against Zalgiris Kaunas, scoring total 27 points and having almost perfect shooting percentages making 3/5 two-pointers, 5/6 triples and 6/6 free throws. James also delivered 5 assists helping his team get to the win.
Jame’s teammate, big man Nikola Milutinov reached an individual high of 12 rebounds against Bayern Munich, while Jordan Loyd of Crvena Zvezda remained for another round on top of the leading scorers board with 19.2 points per game. Facundo Campazzo on his last performances in the Euroleague, delivered 12 assists twice this week over Maccabi Tel Aviv and Fenerbahce.
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