Video: Deandre Ayton leads Bahamas to 2024 FIBA ​​Qualifying Final

Deandre Ayton has enjoyed a good week. Along with teammates Buddy Hield, Eric Gordon and 2025 NBA Draft prospect VJ Edgecombe, Ayton has led the way as the Bahamas beat Lebanon 89-72 and reached the FIBA ​​Qualifying Finals in Valencia, Spain. On Sunday, they will play for a chance to qualify for the 2024 Summer Olympics.

Ayton scored 24 points and grabbed 15 rebounds, including some spectacular dunks, and was named Player of the Game by FIBA.

As for his teammates, new 76er Hield had 19 points and 10 assists, Gordon added 13 points with 5 rebounds and Edgecombe scored 13 with 6 rebounds and 8 assists.

Bahamas will face the winner of the semi-final between Finland and Spain, currently underway.