Maccabi FOX Tel Aviv
Taylor Rochestie was the 2015 Ford Trophy winner after leading the Euroleague in scoring with 18.9 points per game.
Rochestie has scored in double figures in each of his last 22 Euroleague games.
Rochestie has made at least 1 three-pointer in 21 of his last 22 Euroleague games.
Brian Randle has a performance index rating of at least 10 in each of his last eight Euroleague appearances.
Devin Smith has made at least 1 three-pointer in six straight and 12 of his last 13 Euroleague games.
Smith enters this game with 99 career Euroleague starts. If he starts this game, he will become the 41st player in competition history to start 100 Euroleague games.
Vitor Faverani came from Brazil to join the Unicaja junior program and played a number of games for the senior club too, including seven in the 2008-09 Euroleague season.
Faverani was a teammate of Unicaja guard Stefan Markovic at Valencia for two seasons between 2011 and 2013.
Richard Hendrix has a performance index rating of at least 10 in each of his last seven Euroleague appearances.
Hendrix spent two seasons with Maccabi between 2010 and 2012. He helped the team reach the 2011 Euroleague Championship Game and win back-to-back Israeli League and Cup doubles plus the 2012 Adriatic League. He was a teammate of current Maccabi players Jordan Farmar, Guy Pnini, Yogev Ohayon and Devin Smith; Maccabi head coach Guy Goodes was an assistant on those teams.
Stefan Markovic was a teammate of Maccabi forward Devin Smith during the 2010-11 season with Benetton Treviso. They helped Benetton reach that season’s Eurocup Finals.
Fran Vazquez, the Euroleague career leader in shots blocked, has rejected at least 1 shot in seven straight Euroleague games.
Vazquez recorded his career high in rebounds with 13 against Maccabi in a 2008 playoff game. Vazquez, who at the time played for Barcelona at the time, posted 15 points, 2 steals and 2 blocks for a performance index rating of 25 that night in Tel Aviv, but Maccabi won the game and series.