I will be back!
Thank you very much!!
I will be back!
New assists record in a playoff game
Sergio Llull broke the record for more assists in a play off game with 15 passes, in the match against Morabanc Andorra at the Palacio. The previous record was held ex aequo by three legendary names of the Spanish league: Bennett, Turner and Michael Anderson.
Madrid and Valencia launch the Liga Endesa finals on Friday
Real Madrid completed a perfect sheet (3-0) against Unicaja Málaga to advance to the Liga Endesa finals in which he will play Valencia Basket, a team that has proved to be powerful and consistent after defeating FC Barcelona in the quarter finals and Baskonia in the semi finals, overcoming the Vitorian's team home court advantage.
Only 4 days after being named MVP of the Euroleague Regular Season Sergio Llull received the award for the Liga Endesa's Regular Season MVP. Sergio Llull, who is having a very good season, focuses now in the play offs that take the Whites to play Morabanc Andorra in this first round.
2016-17 Euroleague MVP
After being named in the 2016-17 all-Euroleague's first team, Llull was the player who received more votes for the MVP. The player from Mahón averaged 16.4 points, 5.9 assists and 2.2 three pointers per game and had already earned MVP for the month of November and for rounds 7 and 27.
Sergio Llull, who felt honored for receiving the award, said after accepting the trophy, "I want to congratulate all players here tonight. I think they all could have won it. I also want to thank the fans and media for voting for me. Last but not least, I want to thank my teammates and coaches who work with me all year, because without them it would have been impossible to win this award. Thank you.".
10 years as a White
Today, May the 10th 2017, marks Sergio Llull's 10th anniversary at Real Madrid. The player from Mahón landed in the Spanish capital with only 19 years old and played the reamining of the season with the Whites signing for the next 2 seasons as well. Joan Plaza was the team’s coach and Raúl López and Kerem Tunçeri were the other point guards. Sergio Llull arrived for playing the playoffs to the title, a trophy he got one month later.
It would the first one of 14 trophies to come with Real Madrid. A decade later Sergio is one of the best European guards. Llull wants to continue enlarging his record book with Real and he has a new opportunity in two weeks where he will competes in a new Final Four at the Euroleague, in Istambul. It would be his second continental trophy, after winning the first in 2015 against Olympiacos.
1.000 threes with Real Madrid!!
A month and a half after becoming the best three point scorer in Real Madrid's history Sergio passes the 1.000 three pointers in his 11th season as a Real Madrid player.
King's Cup Champions!!
Real Madrid got its fourth consecutive Copa del Rey title after a thrilling final played against Valencia! The Whites have played a great championship and get their fourth consecutive title in the competition, a milestone never accomplished before.
The journey to the title: two over times played, against Andorra in quarter finals and Baskonia, the locals, in the semi finals. And a great final game against an awesome Valencia Basket that fought until the end.
Time to celebrate before getting to the Euroleague Competition again!!
Real Madrid won the King's Cup beating Valencia Basket in the final game, 97-95 with a stellar Sergio Llull. The player from Mahón scored 22 points and dished 4 assists, and scored his team's last 10 points for the White's victory getting their 4th Cup in a row.
Sergio Llull was named MVP of the competition being decisive in all his team's matches and getting an average of 23 points per game. The guard gets his 5th King's Cup. Numbers not of this earth.