US News Hamburg Towers facing a difficult task against Ulm offensive
Rose fears unrest: "Take defeat on my head"
It was a troubled week at Borussia Mönchengladbach after Marco Rose's decision to move to Dortmund in the summer. After the defeat against Mainz (1: 2) on Saturday and thus before the weeks of truth, the coach found clear words. © imago images Thoughtful: BMG coach Marco Rose during the game against Mainz. "In the end, it is my defeat, which I take on my own responsibility, and which I am responsible for.
Bundesliga basketball team Hamburg Towers will start the game on Wednesday evening (7 p.m.) at Ratiopharm Ulm with great respect. Although the hosts are only one place ahead of the Hanseatic League in sixth, coach Pedro Calles emphasized: “Oldenburg and Ulm are the two best offensive teams. Both teams score best from the three-point line. "
The coach is also concerned with the fact that “no team is at the free throw line more often than Ulm”. He therefore demanded: "So we have to manage to make the spaces on the triple line narrow and at the same time not to send them to the free-throw line too often."
Towers professional Max DiLeo wants to use the game against the Swabians as compensation for the 67:73 defeat last Sunday against the leaders Ludwigsburg. "You are immediately looking for the next possibility to do better," he said. "We mustn't let the game be dictated by their offensive."
Kohfeldt's attack puzzle: "Maybe everyone will play too" .
The competition at SV Werder Bremen is raging, coach Florian Kohfeldt has some tricky decisions to make. The alignment of the upcoming opponent, which is very similar to the Bremen team in some points, could provide offensive adjustments in his line-up. © imago images Good mood with Florian Kohfeldt: The Bremen coach (2nd from right) has many options on the offensive.