Date: November 18, 2012 TBL round 8 caused change at the leadership position. Second defeat of league's leader Trefl Sopot (6-2) against third ranked Energa Czarni (6-2) 78-72 was the most important game of the last round. It ended at the same time the four-game winning streak of Trefl Sopot. It was a key game for the top position in the league. The hosts trailed by 1 point after three quarters before their 24-17 charge, which allowed them to win the game. American center Bertengeh Gadri-Nicholson (208-83, college: Denver) orchestrated the victory with a double-double by scoring 14 points and 11 rebounds. The other American import point guard Todd Abernethy (185-84, college: Mississippi) contributed with 15 points and 9 assists for the winners. Four Energa Czarni players scored in double figures. American point guard Frank Turner (178-88, college: Canisius, agency: Court Side) replied with 18 points and 4 assists and the former international forward Filip Dylewicz (202-80) added 10 points and 5 rebounds in the effort for Trefl Sopot. Trefl Sopot's coach Zan Tabak rotated ten players in this game, but that didn't help. Energa Czarni have an impressive six-game winning streak. They keep a position of league leader, which they share with defeated Trefl Sopot. Trefl Sopot will play next round against Anwil trying to make it back to the top of the standings. Energa Czarni will try to continue on its current victory against tenth ranked Rosa Radom at home. Top scorers: Energa Czarni: T.Abernethy 15+2reb+9ast, L.Knutson 14+5reb+1ast, B.Gadri-Nicholson 14+11reb+2ast, R.Tomaszek 11+6reb+1ast, M.Dutkiewicz 9+1reb+1ast, V.Dabkus 9+7reb Trefl Sopot: F.Turner 18+4reb+4ast, P.Zamojski 11+2reb, F.Dylewicz 10+5reb, A.Waczynski 9+1reb+3ast, S.Spralja 9, M.Michalak 7+1reb
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