FC Barcelona star Nikola Mirotic wins EuroLeague MVP of March award
March was an vital month for FC Barcelona because it turned the primary staff to qualify for the Turkish Airlines EuroLeague Playoffs after which the primary to safe home-court benefit for these best-of-five quarterfinals.
FC Barcelona star energy ahead Nikola Mirotic was on the heart of all of it, which made him the pure alternative because the Euroleague Basketball MVP of March.
Mirotic was unstoppable all through the month, main the competitors in PIR with 26.8 per recreation whereas serving to Barcelona beat Panathinaikos OPAP Athens, Real Madrid and AX Armani Exchange Milan on the highway, in addition to TD Systems Baskonia Vitoria-Gasteiz and ALBA Berlin at residence.
Mirotic confirmed relentless effort all through the month, posting a PIR of a minimum of 22 in every of his staff’s six video games and matching his season excessive of 34 in Barcelona’s solely loss in March, on the highway at Maccabi Playtika Tel Aviv in extra time.
Mirotic averaged 20.0 factors, 7.0 rebounds, 2.0 assists and 1.3 steals for a 26.8 PIR in March, one of the best amongst all EuroLeague gamers.
His efficiency within the month reconfirmed his standing as one of many superstars of the competitors. Mirotic has been one of the best participant on one of the best staff within the competitors to date, and in March he put Barcelona in the absolute best place to achieve the Final Four, with home-court benefit in its playoff collection.
Just like FC Barcelona, Mirotic final performed within the EuroLeague Final Four again in 2014, in his case for Real, which misplaced the championship recreation in extra time.
Few gamers, if any, shall be hungrier to elevate the trophy for the primary time than the MVP of March. Mirotic will obtain his award at an upcoming FC Barcelona recreation.