two JDA Dijon players at 30 points, a rare performance
The JDA is getting closer to the playoffs
They tried to regain the average point (-25 on the way), defeating Holston-Carrington on the ground, in vain (100-84). But by dominating Limoges on Friday, the JDA carried out an excellent operation for the playoffs. Three days from the end, it has indeed two victories ahead of ninth place, occupied by Nanterre.
“We scored 100 points against a very good team which had won 9 of its last 10 games, and which therefore arrived with full confidence. […] We moved the ball well, found different players to score, and in a match of this importance, that everyone was able to raise their level, it’s a very good sign, ”underlined the Bosnian technician Nenad Markovic. “Now we have to follow up with a big performance outside against a direct opponent in the playoffs, and we will have to confirm this mentality displayed this (Friday) evening from Tuesday (in Nanterre). »
“We will have to continue like this for the last three matches that we have left,” adds Khadeen Carrington. “At this time of the season, when you are playing for your place in the playoffs, it is essential to win these kinds of victories against the teams at the top of the table. »
This season, the JDA simply beat the top five in the championship (Boulogne/Levallois, Asvel, Monaco, Strasbourg, Limoges) at the Palais des Sports.