Ukrainian Cup final: February 15, 2009
by: Euroleague.net
February 15, 2009
Rolandas Jarutis - AzovmashAzovmash Mariupol lifted the Ukrainian Cup for the second season in a row thanks to Rolandas Jarutis’s game-winning three-pointer in the final seconds. Azovmash edged rival BC Kyic 74-75 at the end of the thriller that left all the fans in the Ukrainian capital on the edge of their seats for the full 40 minutes. Khalid El-Amin, who was named as the MVP of the Ukrainian Cup final four, led the winners with 23 points and 4 assists and Dijon Thompson had 20 points. Jarutis dished 5 assists in addition to his 6 points – which came on 2 triples in the final minute. Kenan Bajramovic led Kyiv with 17 points and 10 rebounds, Artur Drozdov added 14 points and Clay Tucker scored 13. Azovmash led 31-40 at halftime, but Kyiv was within 53-57 at the start of the fourth quarter and Tucker helped the hosts tie it at 62-62 midway through the final period and it was knotted at 69-69 with a minute to play. Jarutis’s first triple made it 70-72, but free throws by Drozdov and then Tucker put Kyiv in control. But El-Amin got the ball to Jarutis for the game- and Cup-winning triple with 3 seconds remaining to set off the Azovmash celebrations.
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Ukrainian League
2008-09
Finals Playoffs:
Game 1 | Game 2 | Game 3
Semifinals Playoffs:
Game 4
Game 1 | Game 2 | Game 3
Quarterfinals Playoffs:
Game 4
Game 1 | Game 2 | Game 3
Regular Season:
Game 28
Game 25 | Game 26 | Game 27
Game 22 | Game 23 | Game 24
Game 19 | Game 20 | Game 21
Game 16 | Game 17 | Game 18
Game 13 | Game 14 | Game 15
Game 10 | Game 11 | Game 12
Game 7 | Game 8 | Game 9
Game 4 | Game 5 | Game 6
Game 1 | Game 2 | Game 3 Cup:
Final

Euroleague / EuroCup teams
Azovmash Mariupol
BC Kyiv

Ukrainian League Archive
Season 2007-08