Busan BNK rose to a tie for second place in the league.
BNK won 72-71 in a home game against Shinhan Bank SOL 2022-2023 women’s professional basketball Yongin Samsung Life held at Sajik Gymnasium in Busan on the 16th (Mon).
If BNK lost to Samsung Life Insurance on this day, it could have been two games away from second place Samsung Life Insurance. However, on this day, he caught the opponent and stood shoulder to shoulder with Samsung Life Insurance. With the victory on this day, he prepared an advantageous position by facing 3 wins and 1 loss in the season record.
BNK, which had been dragged around since the middle of the first quarter, only turned the game around at the end of the first half. He led the game by running away with a double-digit score early in the third quarter. Lee So-hee scored the most on the day with 27 points, and Kim Si-won contributed 12 points to the team’s victory. 안전놀이터
Samsung Life Insurance did well despite the successive injuries of key players. Although it was shaken by only 7 points in the second quarter, it made the opponent’s talk cool in the second half. Bae Hye-yoon scored 14 points, the most on the team, and Kang Yu-rim and Lee Myung-gwan added double-digit points, but the team’s defeat faded the light. 1st Quarter_ BNK 20-25 Samsung Life Scored many goals from the beginning of the game. It looked like BNK would catch the flow of the game, but Samsung Life soon drove the opponent away thanks to a favorable attack. Bae Hye-yoon and Kang Yoo-rim each scored 7 points to lead the attack, while Lee Hae-ran and Shin Dew-seul also contributed 4 points each. Shin Dew posted 4 assists in the first quarter alone. Jo Soo-ah fell into foul trouble in the 3rd minute of the game, but continued to rise.
BNK lost a lot of points. Considering that Samsung Life Insurance is not a complete power due to injuries to key players, the defense was disappointing. Lee So-hee scored 5 points, including a 3-point shot, and Kim Si-on and Ahn Hye-ji scored 5 points each, but Jin-an slowed down a bit from the inside. 2nd Quarter_ BNK 38-32 Samsung Life Insurance The scoring battle between the two teams continued. When Samsung Life went out, BNK soon followed. However, the attack was seldom successful as it fell into a lull at the end of the first half. Samsung Life Insurance continued its momentum at the beginning of the quarter by taking advantage of the mismatch. Bae Hye-yoon scored 3 points, Lee Myung-gwan and Kim Dan-bi added additional points. However, after scoring 32 points, he could not open the water in the attack. BNK had Lee So-hee. Lee So-hee was responsible for 12 points, including two 3-pointers. In the middle of the quarter, successive attempts to break through failed, but at the end of the first half, he showed his spirit by scoring 10 points alone, including a quick break. In particular, he took the ball right after the opponent’s operation time and led to a quick attack. Lee So-hee took the lead at the end of the first half, and the lover regained the atmosphere with a successful defense. 3rd Quarter_ BNK 56-52 Samsung Life BNK kept the score well. Jinan helped by scoring 7 points in the 3rd quarter. Thanks to active participation in the rebound, he scored well with a free throw obtained through an opponent’s foul. Kim Han-byeol and Kim Si-won also continued their upward trend, posting additional points. It helped when the offense didn’t work out at the end of the quarter. Kim Han-byeol also supported by raising 6 points.
At the beginning of the second half, Samsung Life opened up by 12 points, the most on the day. However, Kim Dan-bi, Jo Soo-ah, Lee Myung-gwan, and Kang Yu-rim started to catch up slowly, scoring points. While BNK’s offense faltered, they shook the opponent’s defense well. With several players scoring evenly, we were able to enter the fourth quarter with a narrow 4-point lead. Five players raised 4 points each and made up for the sluggishness in the 2nd quarter by posting 20 points only in the 3rd quarter. 4th Quarter_ BNK 72-71 Samsung Life Insurance Samsung Life launched a full-scale pursuit with Bae Hye-yoon. At the beginning of the quarter, it took an offensive time limit, but Bae Hye-yoon made good use of the attacking opportunity and maintained the gap. The team raged with success after successive attacks, such as being responsible for 7 of the 9 points scored at the beginning of the 4th quarter. With Ahn Hye-ji’s goal, BNK’s Kim Han-byeol took the lead in attacking the inside, but it was not easy. Kim Si-on, Kim Han-byul, and Han Um-ji scored, but Samsung Life’s pursuit was tough. However, with about 4 minutes left in the end, Lee So-hee’s 3-point shot broke the opponent’s flow as it cut through the net. At the end of the game, Kang Yoo-rim’s free throw led to a goal and tied the score. While BNK failed to score an additional point, all six free throws scored by Bae Hye-yoon and Kang Yu-rim scored. With less than two minutes left in the game, Samsung Life Insurance returned the game to the starting point. Photo_ WKBL