Did you know? Regular Season Round 26

Sep 26, 2018 by Euroleague.net Print
One Team RS26

Khimki Moscow Region vs. Real Madrid

Madrid's best individual performance came at Khimki.

In Round 1 of the 2009-10 season, Darjus Lavrinovic posted a 49 PIR, Madrid's club record, in a road loss to Khimki that was the first game ever between them

Zalgiris Kasinas vs. FC Bayern Munich

Bayern is unbeaten in Kaunas.

Bayern won its first and only game at Zalgirio Arena on January 3, 2014 by a 66-84 score. No visiting team beat Zalgiris in Kaunas by more than 18 points for almost two years after that.

Maccabi FOX Tel Aviv vs. Anadolu Efes Istanbul

Tyus welcomes back his former team.

Big man Alex Tyus of Maccabi left the Israeli team in 2015 to join Efes. He played there for one season.

AX Armani Exchange Olimpia Milan vs. Olympiacos Piraeus

Milan's club record for two-pointers came at home vs. Olympiacos

Milan made 31 on January 15, 2017 in a home win against the Reds, and later that year downed its second-highest two-point total, 29, but lost by a point to Olympiacos at Mediolanum Forum.

Herbalife Gran Canaria vs. Darussafaka Tefken Istanbul

Familiar foes

Gran Canaria and Darussafaka had their first meetings this century in the EuroCup last season. They split home wins and both advanced from their Top 16 group to the quarterfinals.

CSKA Moscow vs. Panathinaikos OPAP Athens

Hunter, Hines and Hackett take on old arch-rival

A trio of CSKA players – Othello Hunter, Kyle Hines and Daniel Hackett – are used to big games against Panathinaikos. All three played with Olympiacos in Greece, the archrival of the Greens.

Fenerbahce Istanbul vs. FC Barcelona Lassa

Pangos loves Istanbul

Last season, Barcelona guard Kevin Pangos got his career high in points, 22, on the road against Fenerbahce while playing with Zalgiris Kaunas.

KIROLBET Baskonia Vitoria Gasteiz vs. Buducnost VOLI Podgorica

First meeting since 2002-03

Baskonia and Buducnost have met each other again this season for the first time after 15 years. In 2002-03, Baskonia took both wins in their games.