Oleson chips in to help Barcelona reach Spanish League Finals

June 12, 2016

Brad Oleson BasketballNorth Pole’s Brad Oleson came off the Barcelona bench to pour in 12 points in just 14 minutes in an 85-63 win over Laboral Kutxa.

The victory sealed the best-of-5 series and punched Barcelona’s ticket back to the Spanish League Finals for the third consecutive year.

The Alaskan helped Barcelona win the 2014 title.

Oleson, of North Pole High fame, didn’t miss a shot by making all three field goals, including both 3s, and all four free throws.

The 6-foot-3 guard has made a 3 in 14 of his last 15 games.

He is averaging 5.9 points in 16.5 minutes oin 38 games for Barcelona.

Oleson is shooting for his fifth championship since turning pro out of UAF in 2005.