As predicted Ventspils were strong at home in their first leg against VEF Riga, blowing out in the final quarter on Wednesday evening to wrap the game up 75-66.
The score did not truly reflect just how tight the game really was, with Ventspils only holding a slender 3-point lead going into the final. But again, like they have on more than one occasion in the past year, the Ventspils roster showed maturity beyond its years to ease away from VEF Riga when it mattered.
Down in Šiauliai, things were not going to plan for the Lithuanians, with Estonian opponents, Rock dominating all facets of the game to produce a
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