Maccabi Tel Aviv defeated Hapoel Tel Aviv in the series deciding “win or go home” game 3 in the Quarterfinals series, 83-68, to advance to the Final Four.
Maccabi Tel Aviv was extremely short handed due to injuries and a suspension. This game showed the true character of this team.
Tyler Dorsey led Maccabi with 26 points, Deni Avdija added 22, and Angelo Caloiaro scored 13.
Angelo Caloiaro played all 40 minutes in this game 3 victory. He scored his 13 points on 3-of-6 shooting (2-of-4 from 3) and 5-of-6 at the foul line. Caloiaro also had 7 rebounds, 3 turnovers and battled foul trouble in the second half.
Yam Madar led Hapoel with 18 points, Tomer Giant added 13, Sek Henry contributed 12 and Talib Zanna scored 11.
Maccabi FOX Tel Aviv will play Hapoel Gilboa/Galil on Sunday in the Final Four.