Round 33 of the Basketball Bundesliga unfolds on Sunday as top-ranked Brose Baskets host ALBA Berlin.
Brose has a 28-7 record, comfortably ahead of Ratiopharm (25-7) and ALBA (25-7). The team is determined to bounce back after losing to Bayern Munich 103-107 in overtime in the last round.
Anthony Tucker is again expected to showcase his offensive prowess along with Casey Jacobsen and Marcus Slaughter. Brian Roberts and Julius Jenkins are also dependable scorers for coach Chris Fleming.
Awaiting them is ALBA, which is coming off a 91-62 annihilation of Walter Tigers. DaShaun Wood and Bryce Taylor will lead the capital side against Brose. Helping them out are Kyle Weaver, Torin Francis, Heiko Schaffartzik and Derrick Allen.
ALBA defeated Brose 87-81 in their first meeting this season.