The first two matches of the knockout stage
of the EuroLeague are finished, and the rematches are starting with two games
tonight. We can easily say that the Turkish biggest city,
Baskonia will host CSKA Moscow in
Vitoria-Gasteiz, and that is the only game, that won't be played in
For tomorrow we have two more games
scheduled Anadolu Efes will play against Olympiakos, and Darussafaka will host
Real Madrid, also in
The first two games brought two surprises.
That would happen for the first time in
EuroLeague's history. Both teams play fast and attractive basketball, and we
think that we are going to see much more excitement in these two games.
However, Real is a much more experienced team, and we believe that they are
going to grab at least one victory in
Anadolu Efes also made a huge surprise in the game against Olympiakos, and they silence the home crowd because nobody expected for them to win. After the first game in which they lost with 15 points margin, they managed to have more concentration in the finish of the second one and pulled out an extremely important victory 73-71.
What is a big handicap for them is the fact that they do not have such a passionate fans when playing at home, like other teams in this stage and we think that Olympiakos will return to home ground advantage and eventually advance to the Final Four.
The reigning champions were not so
The game which was considered to be the
most interesting and exciting eventually turned out to be pretty boring.
Fenerbahce won two times in