Real Madrid big man Trey Thompkins talked to TalkBasket.net about the clash with CSKA Moscow and the return to action of Sergio Llull.
On the semi-final: “It will be a fight. It’s Final Four and everybody knows how tough CSKA are. We should be ready and prepared from the first minute.”
On their mental preparation: “We have been through a lot this season as a team, so this is our opportunity to show we are ready for what is ahead of us.”
On CSKA Moscow: “They are tough, they have multiple players that can make the difference in every possession, so we need to be ready mentally.”
On Llull’s return to action: “Sergio is our heart, he is the guy we turn to for a lot. He knows that, he has been ready, preparing all year for this moment.”