Real Madrid vs. Anadolu Efes Istanbul
· Madrid has had the better of Efes, winning eight of their last nine games including the last four. Overall Madrid leads 19-6 over Efes this century.
· Madrid's latest victory over Efes came in the opening week of the season, when Luka Doncic scored 27 points in a 74-88 road win.
· Madrid has won its last 10 home games against Efes. The last time Efes beat Real Madrid in the Spanish capital was in January 2005.
· Madrid big man Anthony Randolph and Efes players Derrick Brown and Krunoslav Simon were teammates at Lokomotiv Kuban Krasnodar during the 2014-15 season.
· Efes center Vladimir Stimac and Madrid forward Jonas Maciulis were teammates at Zalgiris Kanuas in 2006-07.
· Efes center Bryant Dunston was named the 2013-14 EuroLeague Playoffs Game 3 MVP when he played for Olympiacos Piraeus against Real Madrid. He set a career high with 21 points and added 9 rebounds and 4 assists for performance index rating of 32.
· Efes guard Dogus Balbay matched his career-high with 4 steals against Real Madrid in December 2013.
· Madrid guard Fabien Causeur had a career-night in Round 12 last season, playing for Brose Bamberg against Anadolu Efes Istanbul. He was the MVP of the round with personal bests of 28 points and a performance index rating of 35.