The last game of the previous round of the playoffs was played on Monday as Timisoara captured last place with a 62-54 win over Rapid. The team was most likely disappointed to have ended their season merely competing to be the best of the worst given its roster, but they do end on a winning note.
March 21, 2016
Timisoara vs. Rapid 62-54 TIM Grbic 18/13r/6a Dumitrache 13 Szmutku 12/8r Wilson 9/12r Lough 5 RAP Diaconu 15 Burlakova 12 Nicolaescu 11
Timisoara wins series 2-1
The remaining eight teams all have one more series to play with games starting on Tuesday. The championship will be contested in a best of five series with the top seeds hosting the first and second games along with the potentially decisive fifth game. The other series will be best of three with the team holding home court advantage hosting the first and third games. Sepsi is likely to win the crown, but the favorites will be tested by an Alba Iulia side that has played very well lately.
Matchups (teams listed first hold home court advantage):
1st: Sf. Gheorghe vs. Alba Iulia
3rd: Brasov vs. Targoviste
5th: Galati vs. Alexandria:
7th: ICIM Arad vs. Cluj Napoca