Bentil in action Photo Courtesy: Panathinaikos can report Ghana Forward Ben Bentil has shown off his scoring touch again in the latest win for Panathinaikos Basketball Club in the Greek Super League.

Panathinaikos beat AEK Athens 104-95 in Round 22 of the 2020-2021 Regular Season that improves Panathinaikos’ record to 20 wins and two losses for the season.

VITORIA-GASTEIZ, SPAIN – NOVEMBER 19: (BILD ZEITUNG OUT) Ben Bentil of Panathinaikos Athens looks on prior to the 2020/2021 Turkish Airlines EuroLeague Regular Season Round 10 match between TD Systems Baskonia Vitoria-Gasteiz and Panathinaikos Opap Athens at Fernando Buesa Arena on November 19, 2020 in Vitoria-Gasteiz. (Photo by Juan Lazkano/DeFodi Images via Getty Images)

Bentil played 15 minutes off the bench and went on to register 14 points and one rebound in the contest with teammate and former New York Knicks Forward Mario Hezonja leading all players in scoring with 22 points.

Combo Forward Bentil converted all three field goal attempts, while converting two of three shots from two point range. He scored two of four free throw attempts in addition.

Bentil in action against Milan Photo Courtesy: Panathinaikos

Panathinaikos had booked the first seed heading to the playoffs with Bentil scoring 15 points in Round 20 league games; Panathinaikos are the defending league champions.

Bentil’s latest scoring outburst comes on the heels of jamming to fellow Sekondi-Takoradi native and celebrated Ghanaian musician Kofi Kinaata’s latest hit song “Thy Grace”. (Click highlighted text to view video)

By Yaw Adjei-Mintah

@YawMintYM on Twitter


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