Anadolu Efes Istanbul
Coach Dusan Ivkovic has used 12 different players in the starting lineup so far this season.
Thomas Heurtel is the league leader in assists with 7.8 per game; He is now the competition’s all-time leader in assists per game too with an average of 5.4 per game. Heurtel has delivered at least 5 assists in every game so far this season.
Dario Saric has made 31 consecutive free throws in Euroleague games.
Jon Diebler has made at least 1 three-pointer in eight of his last nine Euroleague games.
Cedi Osman has made 12 consecutive free throws in Euroleague games.
Osman has made at least 1 three-pointer in eight of his last nine Euroleague games.
Alex Tyus is last in the league among qualified players in free throw accuracy at 46.8%.
Derrick Brown made his European basketball debut with Lokomotiv in 2012-13 and spent three seasons with the club, during which he led it to the 2013 Eurocup. He played alongside current Lokomotiv players Malcolm Delaney, Anthony Randolph, Andrey Zubkov, Evgeny Voronov and Maxim Kolyushkin.
Lokomotiv Kuban Krasnodar
Lokomotiv is the only team to have three players start every game so far this season; They are Ryan Broekhoff, Victor Claver and Malcolm Delaney.
Malcolm Delaney leads the league in minutes played this season with an average of 33:44 per game.
Delaney leads the league in fouls drawn with 118 (6.6 per game).
Delaney was the Top 16 Round 2 MVP after leading Lokomotiv to a come-from-behind 78-77 victory over Efes with 25 points, 5 rebounds and 5 assists. He made 4 of 7 three pointers and 9 of 10 free throws in the victory.
Delaney has made at least 1 three-pointer in 13 of his last 14 Euroleague appearances.
Delaney has made 19 consecutive free throws in Euroleague action.
Anthony Randolph comes off a historic performance in last week’s victory over Cedevita. He was the Top 16 Round 8 MVP after recording 28 points on 9-of-10 two-point shooting, 13 rebounds and 5 assists for a performance index rating of 43, which was a new club record and tied for the fifth-best index in Top 16 history.
Randolph has recorded at least 1 steal in six straight Euroleague games.
Ryan Broekhoff has made at least 1 three-pointer in 10 straight Euroleague games.
Broekhoff has made 11 consecutive free throws in Euroleague action.
Georgios Bartzokas coached Efes center Bryant Dunston at Olympiacos Piraeus during the 2013-14 season. Together they won the Intercontinental Cup and Dunston claimed the first of his back-to-back Euroleague Best Defender trophies.
Dontaye Draper played for Anadolu Efes last season and helped the club win the Turkish Cup; he played under current Efes coach Dusan Ivkovic and alongside much of the current roster.