Baskonia without Granger in Istanbul

Apr 16, 2018 by Euroleague.net Print
Baskonia without Granger in Istanbul

KIROLBET Baskonia Vitoria Gasteiz will start the Turkish Airlines EuroLeague Playoffs without one of its key players, point guard Jayson Granger, who will miss the first two games against defending champion Fenerbahce Dogus Istanbul with an ankle injury, the club announced. Granger (1.89 meters, 28 years old) is the fifht-rank assist-maker in the EuroLeague this season with 5.3 per game and was instrumental in Baskonia's late push for the playoffs. He is also averaging 9.6 points while making 40% of his three-point shots this season. He dished a career-high 11 assists in the last regular season game, but has been treated for a left ankle sprain since.