World Cup - European qualifiers: Marius Grigonis and Lithuania take down Bulgaria

Game recap
Marius Grigonis scored 12 points, Laurynas Birutis had 10 points, as Lithuania defeated Bulgaria, 72-70, on Jul 1, 2022. Sasha Vezenkov scored 29 points for Bulgaria.
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Bulgaria

PLAYER Pts Reb Ast MIN 2M-2A 3M-3A FG% 1M-1A 1% Or Dr Reb Ast To Stl Blk Fo Pts +/- Eff
Sasha Vezenkov 29 11 2 38 8-14 3-9 47.8% 4-5 80.0% 3 8 11 2 1 2 0 2 29 -1 30
Dimitar Dimitrov 9 7 2 22 3-5 1-3 50.0% 0-0 - 5 2 7 2 0 1 0 2 9 -5 15
Jordan Minchev 9 3 4 30 3-5 1-2 57.1% 0-0 - 0 3 3 4 2 2 1 2 9 10 14
Dee Bost 9 5 3 38 0-2 3-13 20.0% 0-0 - 1 4 5 3 2 1 0 3 9 -5 4
Stanimir Marinov 6 1 5 21 0-1 2-7 25.0% 0-0 - 1 0 1 5 1 1 0 3 6 -9 6
Emil Stoilov 3 6 1 18 1-3 0-0 33.3% 1-3 33.3% 2 4 6 1 0 0 1 1 3 3 7
Chavdar Kostov 3 4 0 17 0-2 1-3 20.0% 0-0 - 3 1 4 0 2 0 0 3 3 -3 1
Pavlin Ivanov 2 2 0 14 1-5 0-1 16.7% 0-0 - 1 1 2 0 0 0 0 4 2 4 -1
Konstantin Kostadinov 0 1 0 2 0-0 0-1 0.0% 0-0 - 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 -4 0
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Bulgaria
70 40 17 200 16-37 11-39 35.5% 5-8 62.5% 17 23 40 17 8 7 2 20 70 -10 76
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Lithuania

PLAYER Pts Reb Ast MIN 2M-2A 3M-3A FG% 1M-1A 1% Or Dr Reb Ast To Stl Blk Fo Pts +/- Eff
Ignas Brazdeikis 13 6 2 23 5-9 0-6 33.3% 3-3 100.0% 1 5 6 2 2 1 0 1 13 12 10
Marius Grigonis 12 6 3 29 1-5 3-5 40.0% 1-2 50.0% 1 5 6 3 1 0 1 2 12 4 14
Laurynas Birutis 10 5 0 19 5-5 0-0 100.0% 0-2 0.0% 1 4 5 0 0 0 1 2 10 7 14
Eigirdas Zukauskas 8 4 1 25 1-2 1-2 50.0% 3-4 75.0% 2 2 4 1 2 0 0 2 8 0 8
Tomas Dimsa 8 1 2 26 1-4 2-5 33.3% 0-2 0.0% 0 1 1 2 3 1 0 3 8 8 1
Gytis Radzevicius 6 2 2 15 0-1 2-2 66.7% 0-0 - 0 2 2 2 0 0 0 0 6 -11 9
Tadas Sedekerskis 4 4 0 8 2-2 0-0 100.0% 0-0 - 2 2 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 8 7
Gytis Masiulis 4 5 1 18 2-4 0-3 28.6% 0-0 - 3 2 5 1 0 1 0 0 4 -3 6
Arnas Velicka 3 0 1 11 1-3 0-0 33.3% 1-1 100.0% 0 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 3 -15 2
Vytenis Cizauskas 2 2 5 14 1-2 0-0 50.0% 0-0 - 0 2 2 5 0 1 0 4 2 7 9
Martynas Echodas 2 0 0 11 1-2 0-0 50.0% 0-0 - 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 2 -7 0
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Lithuania
72 35 17 200 20-39 8-23 45.2% 8-14 57.1% 10 25 35 17 11 5 2 15 72 10 80

Boxscore glossary

Basketball stats abbreviations

  • MIN: Minutes played
  • 2M-2A: Two-points field goal made, attempted
  • 3M-3A: Three-points field goal made, attempted
  • FG%: Field goal percentage
  • 1M-1A: Free throws made, attempted
  • 1%: Free throw percentage
  • Or: Offensive rebounds
  • Dr: Defensive rebounds
  • Reb: Total rebounds
  • Ast: Assists
  • Stl: Steals
  • Blk: Blocks
  • Fo: Personal fouls
  • Pts: Points scored
  • Eff: Efficiency

If a player records double digits in a game in two of the PTS, REB, AST, STL or BLK statistics, he has a double-double. If he does it in three of this categories, he has a triple-double. If he does it in four categories he has a quadruple-double. Having a triple-double is considered as having a great game. Quadruple-doubles are extremely rare. Having one constitutes an historical performance. The last NBA player to record a quadruple double is David Robinson: it happened on February 17, 1994