Unicaja will take on Baxi Manresa on Saturday evening at the Martín Carpena. The club will play their last game before the trip to the Copa del Rey quater-final game against an upward rival Iberostar Tenerife. Meanwhile, Baxi Manresaw are in decent form over the past few weeks, winning two games in a row in the league.
Unicaja beat Real Madrid in an overtime thriller in their last game, thanks to Jaime Fernandez who grabbed 27 points and Giorgi Shermadin who scored 18 points. Down by 19 points at one point, Unicaja roared back to steal a 103-102 win over the Madrid. The team are placed fifth in the Liga ACB with 24 points and a record of 12-7.
Baxi Manresa triumphed over Valencia by 75-66 points last game in the New Congost. The tide is beginning to turn thanks to win against Valencia, but it’s also helped Manresa hope to remain firm in the play-off zone. Currently, the club sits seventh in the Liga ACB with 22 points and a record of 11-8.
Unicaja vs Manresa Prediction
Both teams have already met in the first round of the tournament which ended for Unicaja Malaga victory. Malaga trailed by as much as 7 points in the first half, but the club made a spectacular comeback in the second half to pick up the 96:87 win.
It’s difficult to predict the outcome of the match. Both sides have the potential to win this game but we expect a good attacking game here so place your bets on Total Points- Over 162.
Unicaja vs Manresa Prediction: Total Points- Over 162 @ 1.79 at Pinnacle Sports