Highlights: Slovenia vs Japan in Men's Basketball Olympic Games (116-81)
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2:26 AM2 months ago

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Argentina-Japan 

Spain-Slovenia

2:25 AM2 months ago

JAPAN

Rui Hachimura - 34 points and 7 rebounds

Yuta Watanabe - 17 points and 7 rebounds

2:23 AM2 months ago

SLOVENIA

Luka Doncic - 25 points, 7 rebounds and 7 assists

Zoran Dragic - 24 points

2:21 AM2 months ago

GAME OVER!

Slovenia 116 x 81 Japan
2:19 AM2 months ago

Fourth Quarter: Slovenia 113 - 78 Japan

Cebasek scores two consecutive three-balls
2:18 AM2 months ago

Fourth Quarter: Slovenia 107 - 78 Japan

On the counterattack, Dragic goes for the tray.
2:16 AM2 months ago

Fourth Quarter: Slovenia 104 - 75 Japan

Cancar hits only one free throw.
2:15 AM2 months ago

Fourth Quarter: Slovenia 103 - 75 Japan

Rupnik notes another three-ball.
2:12 AM2 months ago

Fourth Quarter: Slovenia 100 - 73 Japan

With less than 4 minutes left in the game, Doncic goes back to the bench.
2:11 AM2 months ago

Fourth Quarter: Slovenia 100 - 73 Japan

Beautiful ball movement that ends with Blazic's three-ball.
2:09 AM2 months ago

Fourth Quarter: Slovenia 94 - 73 Japan

LUKA! Beautiful basket of three from Doncic.
2:07 AM2 months ago

Fourth Quarter: Slovenia 89 - 73 Japan

Luka converts both free throws.
2:06 AM2 months ago

Fourth Quarter: Slovenia 87 - 73 Japan

32 points for Hachimura.
2:04 AM2 months ago

Fourth Quarter: Slovenia 87 - 71 Japan

Vlatko Cancar converts both free throws.
2:03 AM2 months ago

Fourth Quarter: Slovenia 85 - 71 Japan

Watanabe notes two more points.
2:02 AM2 months ago

Fourth Quarter: Slovenia 83 - 69 Japan

Doncic and Hachimura with plays for three points each
2:00 AM2 months ago

Fourth Quarter: Slovenia 80 - 66 Japan

Hachimura makes the lob for Watanabe.
1:58 AM2 months ago

START OF THE FOURTH QUARTER

Slovenia 80 - 64 Japan
1:57 AM2 months ago

END OF THE THIRD QUARTER

Slovenia 80 - 64 Japan
1:55 AM2 months ago

Third Quarter: Slovenia 78 - 64 Japan

In a worked play, Dragic notes on the tray. Hiejema answers with the three ball.
1:53 AM2 months ago

Third Quarter: Slovenia 76 - 59 Japan

After much prodding, Zoran Dragic gets the two points for Slovenia.
1:51 AM2 months ago

Third Quarter: Slovenia 74 - 58 Japan

Timeout Slovenia.
1:50 AM2 months ago

Third Quarter: Slovenia 74 - 55 Japan

Watanabe scores a three ball.
1:50 AM2 months ago

Third Quarter: Slovenia 74 - 52 Japan

Hachimura got the block, but they gave the goaltending and the points to Dragic.
1:47 AM2 months ago

Third Quarter: Slovenia 72 - 52 Japan

Mike Tobey dunks and is fouled. Timeout Japan.
1:45 AM2 months ago

Third Quarter: Slovenia 66 - 52 Japan

In the mid-range, Hachimura notes another basket.
1:43 AM2 months ago

Third Quarter: Slovenia 66 - 48 Japan

What a block from Doncic on Yudai Baba
1:42 AM2 months ago

Third Quarter: Slovenia 66 - 48 Japan

Two more points for Doncic.
1:41 AM2 months ago

Third Quarter: Slovenia 64 - 48 Japan

Fantastic assistance from Doncic for another three-ball from Cancar. 
1:40 AM2 months ago

Third Quarter: Slovenia 61 - 48 Japan

Two consecutives three ball for Slovenia and the lead is back to 13.
1:39 AM2 months ago

Third Quarter: Slovenia 55 - 46 Japan

Vlatko Cancar notes two more points.
1:38 AM2 months ago

Third Quarter: Slovenia 53 - 43 Japan

Hachimura scores two more points and is the top scorer with 19 points.
1:37 AM2 months ago

START OF THE THIRD QUARTER

Slovenia 53 - 41 Japan
1:30 AM2 months ago

Slovenia 53 - 41 Japan statistics

Field goals: 54% x 43%

2 points: 77% x 45%

3 points: 24% x 40%

Free throws: 64% x 60%

Rebounds: 25 x 17

Turnovers: 5 x 6

Assists: 12 x 6

1:22 AM2 months ago

HALF TIME

Slovenia 53 - 41 Japan
1:22 AM2 months ago

Second Quarter: Slovenia 53 - 41 Japan

Mike Tobey grabs the offensive rebound and notes the tray
1:21 AM2 months ago

Second Quarter: Slovenia 51 - 41 Japan

Two points for Rui Hachimura.
1:16 AM2 months ago

Second Quarter: Slovenia 51 - 38 Japan

Timeout Japan.
1:12 AM2 months ago

Second Quarter: Slovenia 40 - 34 Japan

Yudai Baba scores on the counterattack, leaves Japan with a 6-0 run and forces Slovenia's timeout.
1:09 AM2 months ago

Second Quarter: Slovenia 38 - 28 Japan

Nikolic scores on the tray
1:08 AM2 months ago

Second Quarter: Slovenia 36 - 28 Japan

Watanabe scores for three points
1:07 AM2 months ago

Second Quarter: Slovenia 36 - 25 Japan

Doncic converts two free throws.
1:04 AM2 months ago

Second Quarter: Slovenia 34 - 25 Japan

Prepelic scores his first three ball.
1:04 AM2 months ago

Second Quarter: Slovenia 31 - 23 Japan

Klemen Prepelic gets the basket after a pass from Doncic.
1:01 AM2 months ago

START OF THE SECOND QUARTER

Slovenia 29-23 Japan
12:59 AM2 months ago

END OF THE FIRST QUARTER

Slovenia 29-23 Japan
12:59 AM2 months ago

First Quarter: Slovenia 29 - 21 Japan

Dragic scores another three-ball for Slovenia.
12:56 AM2 months ago

First Quarter: Slovenia 24 - 21 Japan

Hachimura scores his third three-ball.
12:55 AM2 months ago

First Quarter: Slovenia 24 - 18 Japan

Dragic scores on the tray and forces Japanese timeout
12:53 AM2 months ago

First Quarter: Slovenia 20 - 18 Japan

Slovenia with 70% shooting, and Doncic already has 9 points.
12:52 AM2 months ago

First Quarter: Slovenia 18 - 18 Japan

Hachimura scores another three ball.
12:51 AM2 months ago

First Quarter: Slovenia 18 - 15 Japan

AND 1! Doncic makes the tray, is fouled and converts the free throw.
12:49 AM2 months ago

First Quarter: Slovenia 13 - 10 Japan

Hachimura hits Japan's first three-ball
12:48 AM2 months ago

First Quarter: Slovenia 11 - 5 Japan

Zoran Dragic makes a three ball.
12:47 AM2 months ago

First Quarter: Slovenia 8 - 4 Japan

Doncic hits both free throws
12:47 AM2 months ago

First Quarter: Slovenia 4 - 0 Japan

Zoran Dragic hits both free throws
12:43 AM2 months ago

First Quarter: Slovenia 2 - 0 Japan

Jaka Blazic scores for the first time.
12:42 AM2 months ago

BALL IS UP!

Slovenia - Japan
12:39 AM2 months ago

JAPAN LINE-UP

Daiki Tanaka, Yudai Baba, Rui Hachimura, Gavin Earl Edwards e Yuta Watanabe.
12:39 AM2 months ago

SLOVENIA LINE-UP

Luka Doncic, Jake Blazic, Zoran Dragic, Vlatko Cancar and Mike Tobey.
12:35 AM2 months ago

REFEREES

Aleksandar Glisic (SRB), Michael Weiland (GER) and Ferdinand Pascual (PHI).
10:55 PM2 months ago

PROBABLE LINE-UP FOR JAPAN

Daiki Tanaka, Yudai Baba, Rui Hachimura, Gavin Earl Edwards and Yuta Watanabe.
10:50 PM2 months ago

PROBABLE LINE-UP FOR SLOVENIA

Luka Doncic, Jake Blazic, Zoran Dragic, Vlatko Cancar and Mike Tobey.
10:45 PM2 months ago

JAPAN

Besides Hachimura, Yuta Watanabe, who plays for the Toronto Raptors, also had a great performance despite a losing debut. The forward scored 19 points, grabbed 8 rebounds and also had 5 steals.
10:40 PM2 months ago

SLOVENIA

Besides Doncic, Mike Tobey also stood out in his debut: the pivot; he scored 11 points, grabbed 14 rebounds and had the second highest +/- of the team behind only the team's star player.
10:35 PM2 months ago

JAPAN

On the other hand, the home team had a very bad first half against Spain, had a small reaction but could not avoid the defeat by 88 to 77. The young pivot; from the Washington Wizards, Rui Hachimura, was the star of the Japanese team with 20 points.
10:30 PM2 months ago

SLOVENIA

In his Olympic Games debut, Luka Doncic scored 45 points to lead his country to an impressive 118-100 victory over Argentina.
10:25 PM2 months ago

GROUP C

1- Slovenia - 2 points
2- Spain - 2 points
3- Japan - 1 point
4- Argentina - 1 point
10:20 PM2 months ago

Group C 2nd round games

Slovenia vs Japan - 12:40am - Saitama Super Arena

Spain vs Argentina - 8am - Saitama Super Arena

10:15 PM2 months ago

Good morning!

We are now covering Slovenia-Japan in the second round of the Men's Basketball Group C at the Tokyo Olympics. The ball will go up this Sunday (29), at 12:40 am, at the Saitama Super Arena, in Saitama, which is part of Tokyo. Come join us!
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