Bojan Bogdanovic, who scored three points on 1-of-6 shooting two days ago vs. Germany, exploded for 25 points on 10-of-13 shooting, including 3-of-4 from deep, in a mere 26 minutes Tuesday as Croatia beat Turkey, 74-66, in Kaunas, Lithuania.
Five in a row! Each win pushes us forward. We're still growing as a team and we'll be in our top form when it means the most #EuroBasket2015— Bojan Bogdanovic (@44Bojan) August 18, 2015
Bogdanovic also hit the dagger. With Turkey closing in and Croatia ahead by 69-63 late in the fourth, Bogdanovic hit a three. Croatia tries for its sixth straight friendly win vs. Lithuania. Bogdanovic told the media he expects it to be a tough game.
"I think the match with Lithuania would be the hardest and most serious game in this tournament. We can expect a full hall. We are going from game to game, we know that they (Lithuania) are candidates for the podium. I hope we can play a good gamde and we will then rest well before continuing training in Zagreb, "said Bogdanovic, said of the Croatian national team practice facility.
Here's video of the game.
Boxscore - Croatian Basketball Federation.