“We are one Kevin Larson away from going down.” The thoughts of Movistar Estudiantes fans have revolved around this idea since the start of the season. It was not for less. The Danish center (29 years old and 2.08 m) is the master pillar of which the whole team is built, one of the best players in LEB Oro: he is the fifth highest scorer with 14.9 points and third in PIR with 18.3 credits.,
Very relevant figures with whom Ramirenos has adapted to live comfortably since signing at the end of December 2021 due to injury to Darrell Poirier. Because it always has been. It never disappears. From his debut against Basket Girona on January 16, 2022 to the trip to Burgos last Saturday, The Nordiques played 43 of a possible 44 matches for the Endesa League between the regular season, the Princes Cup and the promotion playoffs.
His only absence, against Gipuzkoa the previous year and through no fault of his: He was discharged a few days after a duel in San Sebastián that was scheduled for late December, but which COVID pushed to be moved to February 9, 2022.
A streak of 38 consecutive games at the Coliseum was broken against Hereda San Pablo Burgos due to a sprained ankle., His loss, which was added to the loss of Hansel Atencia, was a complete loss for Javi Rodríguez, who was pitted against a serious opponent in a hellish environment and with only ten players after the painful defeat against Zunder Palencia.. And the coin turned out to be expensive for the students.
With a solid collective effort, as well as inspiration from LeManis and Jorgensen, Movistar secured their 12th win of the season. He rose from the canvas to finish third in the table and showed he could live, play well and win without his great star., And to watch this Friday’s duel against bottom team Juristi ISB with different eyes (9:00 p.m., La LigaSports). For the second time this season, and fourth in their two seasons in LEB Oro, the matchup will take place at Movistar Academia Magariños (3-0 record at the moment).
It would be the second fight in a row that Larsen would miss (Atenia would add a third) and The figure of Karamo Javara (31 years old and 2.03 m), very prominent in Burgos for his fast hands and defensive positioning as well as his vision in attack, will grow, Once his back problem is out, he will have to do his job and cover the losses of his teammates in the field.
,We need a lot of energy, defense and intensity to play against Juaristi ISB, Because it is a team with many players and they have good pace; They also come after defeating ICG Força Lleida, which is a very good team, therefore, a tough match for us”, assured Javara about an opponent who finished with a 3-13 record despite Nathan Hooves’ 17.4 points. with is in last place.