Changwon LG won 79-68 in the 4th round match against 2022-2023 SKT Adot Professional Basketball Shaul Samsung held at Jamsil Indoor Gymnasium on the 5th. With this, LG won its 16th win (11 losses) and rose to second place alone.
On this day, LG played a key role in the team’s victory 토토, with Lee Kwan-hee making a big success with 17 points, 3 3-point shots, 6 rebounds and 3 assists. Lee Kwan-hee and Lee Jae-do (19 points) combined for 36 points, overwhelming the opponent’s front line.
In an interview with the reporters after the game, Lee Gwan-hee said, “We lost 2 in a row, but we ended the losing streak. If the top team lost 2 in a row, we lost a lot (laughs). Samsung is at the bottom, but it was a solid team, so I thought it would not be easy. Meeting before the game. He said he wanted to focus on the second half of the game,” expressing his feelings about victory.
On the bench, LG’s Lee Kwan-hee, Kim Jun-il, Dante Cunningham, and Yoon Won-sang waited for the order to sortie. Compared to previous years, the depth has become thicker. Lee Kwan-hee said, “I saw in the article that our team’s depth improved, so it was difficult for opponents to block. Before the season, it was not a team that was evaluated as having good depth.” . Rather than improving the overall depth, the coach raised the players’ ability. I think it’s the coach’s ability.”
On this day, there was a strange atmosphere between Lee Gyo-hee and the Samsung players. Lee Kwan-hee got hit in the face by Kim Si-rae’s hand and strongly protested against the referee, and fought a battle of nerves while defending Lee Jung-hyun.
Lee Kwan-hee said, “I didn’t know I would be booed in Jamsil (laughs). It was very heartbreaking. I wanted to win today’s game more than any other team player. There are many reasons to beat Samsung, but I didn’t want to be pushed back in the fight today. I tend to overdo it, but at that moment, a part of my heart hurt.”