The Acunsa Gipuzkoa Basket will be a team of LEB Gold if this is not imposed Thursday in the Basque derby against him TD Systems Baskonia, in the game postponed in its day due to the cases of covid-19 in the Vitoria team.
If the Donostiarras win, they will prolong their agony for another day, although everything indicates that this will not be very long, since they are forced to win the three games that remain, including the one pending against the Baskonians, and hope that San Pablo Burgos defeat Movistar Students.
The set of Marcelo NicolaFor the moment, he is obliged to continue with his work and look almost impossible against an Alava team that seems out of his reach, especially with the loss of Xabi Oroz, the captain who has not had a replacement at this point in the season, an absence that significantly limits the already scarce rotation options that the team of Nicola.
If he GBC overcomes this difficult challenge will have the revalidation next Wednesday against another team with a large squad such as Unicaja and if his options to continue in the top flight had not evaporated, he will still have to win at the home of Andorra Basket.
The supremacy of Baskonia It has been total in previous years and in the last 8 clashes only one fell from the Guipuzcoan side, a sign that if repeated would force the planning of the new project of the Donostiarras in the second division of national basketball.