Brose Bamberg vs. Crvena Zvezda mts Belgrade
· There have only been three previous meetings between the teams, with Zvezda holding a 2-1 edge.
· Brose's first-ever victory over Zvezda came in Belgrade in Round 5, when 15 points from Augustine Rubit led the way to a 69-75 road win.
· Early in their respective careers, Crvena Zvezda big man Pero Antic and Brose point guard Nikos Zisis were teammates at AEK Athens for four seasons, from 2001 through 2005. They won the Greek League in 2002 together.
· Antic was a teammate of Brose guard Ricky Hickman at Fenerbahce Istanbul during the 2015-16 season; they helped the team reach the Turkish Airlines EuroLeague Championship Game.
· Zvezda's Taylor Rochestie and Brose's Daniel Hackett were teammates at Montepaschi Siena during the 2013-14 season.
· Brose forward Luka Mitrovic spent the last five seasons with Crvena Zveza; he was team captain from the summer of 2014 and was a teammate of Nemanja Dangubic, Branko Lazic, Ognjen Dobric and Milko Bjelica.
· In Round 5 against Brose, Zvezda’s Branko Lazic collected a career high 4 steals.