BBL semifinalists confirmed

BBL_MC_logo_horVENTSPILS, Latvia — Tough luck, Estonia. Šiauliai and Ventspils will join Lietuvos Rytas and Žalgiris at the semifinal stage of the 09/10 Baltic Basketball League playoffs.

Neither Rock nor VEF Riga were able to upset their heavily-favored opponents, but that was not to say they did not put up a good fight along the way.

Having beaten Šiauliai at home, Rock missed out on a golden opportunity to advance, losing the return game at home. Returning to Šiauliai Arena for the decider, the Lithuanians were not about to commit the same mistakes they had a little over the previous week.

The best that Rock could muster was holding their opposition to a 22-22 stalemate in the first quarter, before Šiauliai began to

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