2014 Lebanese Basketball Championship Final 8: Mouttahed fights hard to level the series
After trailing 2-0, Mouttahed was able to get back and tie the series with Byblos 2-2, after winning 2 games in a row. Since they got rid of Whiteside who was playing awfully, Mouttahed seemed to be back to its usual amazing level, and the 2 wins in a row against Byblos prove that.
Today, on their home court, Mouttahed defeated byblos 77-72 to force a decisive game 5. Ronald Murray was the best scorer on the winning team with 20 points, while Ghaleb Reda came of the bench to score 8 crucial points that were very important for his team. Jay Youngblood was the best from his side, with 21 points, while Mazen Mneinmeh finished with 18 points and 7 rebounds.
The winner in this series will be facing Riyadi in the final 4.