Maccabi FOX Tel Aviv vs. CSKA Moscow
· CSKA has an 18-7 record against Maccabi this century, but the two teams split road wins last season.
· The last time these teams played each other was in Round 18 of last season; Maccabi stormed to a 76-93 road win against CSKA, thus ending a streak of nine consecutive road losses in Moscow, which dated back to 2004.
· Maccabi and CSKA met in the 2001 SuproLeague semifinals; Maccabi beat CSKA 86-80 behind 17 points each from Arriel McDonald and Nate Huffman and went on to win the title.
· Maccabi and CSKA played against each other in the 2004 EuroLeague Final Four semifinal in Tel Aviv, Israel. Maccabi topped CSKA 93-85 to advance to the final behind Anthony Parker, who shined with 27 points.
· Maccabi and CSKA dueled in the 2006 EuroLeague championship game in Prague, where CSKA won 73-69 thanks to 18 points from Final Four MVP Theo Papaloukas.
· Maccabi and CSKA met again in the 2008 EuroLeague title game in Madrid. CSKA defeated Maccabi 91-77 as Final Four MVP Trajan Langdon took over with 21 points.
· In the 2014 Turkish Airlines EuroLeague semifinals in Milan, Maccabi edged CSKA 67-68 on a steal and late basket by Tyrese Rice. Maccabi went on to win the EuroLeague title and Rice earned Final Four MVP honors.
· Maccabi set a club record for three-throw accuracy when it made 21 shots from the line without a miss against CSKA in December 2016.
· Maccabi center Othello Hunter played at CSKA Moscow the past two seasons. He helped the team win the 2019 EuroLeague title.
· CSKA forward Will Clyburn and Maccabi guard Scottie Wilbekin were teammates at Darussafaka Istanbul during the 2016-17 season. They helped the team reach the EuroLeague Playoffs.
· Janis Strelnieks of CSKA played under current Maccabi head coach Ioannis Sfairopoulos during the 2017-18 season at Olympiacos Piraeus.
· Strelnieks scored a career-high 25 points shooting a career-best 5-for-5 from three-point range while playing for Brose Bamberg against Maccabi in February 2017.
· CSKA forward Andrey Vorontsevich posted his career-high in performance index rating with 29 against Maccabi in October 2014.
· Kyle Hines posted his career-high in offensive rebounds with 8 against Maccabi in February of last season.
· Daniel Hackett matched his career-high with 3 steals playing for Milan against Maccabi in April 2014.
· Johannes Voigtmann set his career-highs in points (23) and steals (3) playing for Baskonia Vitoria-Gasteiz in a 101-88 win over Maccabi in December 2016.
· CSKA's Darrun Hilliard set his career-high with a PIR 23 playing for KIROLBET Baskonia Vitoria-Gasteiz against Maccabi in January 2019.
· Maccabi guard Nate Wolters posted his career-high in assists with 9 playing for Zalgiris Kaunas against CSKA in November last season.
· Maccabi's Yovel Zoosman had a career game in his team’s 76-93 road win against CSKA last season, scoring a career-high 15 points and posting his career-high in index rating with 22.
· The last time Maccabi hosted CSKA, Angelo Caloiaro scored a career-high 21 points in an 86-89 home loss in October 2018.