The reason why Heo Il-young replied “the same” to Lee Kwan-hee’s ‘mannequin’ comment
“I think it’s the same because he scored a lot while blocking me.”
Seoul SK Heo Il-young contributed to a 92-91 victory in the 2022-2023 SKT Adot Pro Basketball semifinal playoff held at Changwon Gymnasium on the 16th. SK returns home with two wins on the road.
Heo Il-young recorded 24 points and 6 rebounds, including 3 3-pointers, in 29 minutes and 25 seconds. In particular, he scored 8 points in the 4th quarter when he was 71-64. He grabbed a rebound from under the LG goal and scored, and received a pass from Kim Seon-hyung and scored a 3-point shot. It was a score to tie the game, 75-75.
However, in the last minute, LG struggled with fierce pursuit, but 0.6 seconds before the end of the 90-91 game, Leon Williams scored under the goal and narrowly won.
Heo Il-young, who we met after the game, said, “I was losing 10 points, but I followed well and thought I had a chance to win. But at the end, I think I was careless, so I have to reflect. Still, it’s good to have two consecutive wins,” he said, expressing his feeling of victory. 스포츠토토
When asked by reporters if he waited for the score to reach 10, he laughed, saying, “The director said, “Is this on purpose?
Heo Il-young is the only one who shoots in the second game. Heo Il-young scored 20 points in the second leg of the semifinal against Jeonju KCC, and 13 of them were scored in the fourth quarter. Regarding this, Heo Il-young said, “There was also a shot in the second leg of the 6th round. In the first leg of the semifinals, I couldn’t shoot many shots. There were times when I didn’t have a chance, but the feeling of shooting was good. I threw it because the opportunity to attack again does not come just because it is postponed.”
Heo Il-young also mentioned Lee Kwan-hee’s remarks about ‘mannequin’. “The players on our team were called mannequins. I think it’s the same because he gave me a lot of points while blocking me.”