Barcelona has eight straight Euroleague games.
Barcelona has won seven consecutive home games in the Euroleague.
Barcelona is 9-2 in the playoffs over the past four seasons.
Barcelona has won four straight and eight of its last nine games against Olympiacos. Barcelona is 7-0 all-time against Olympiacos at home.
Barcelona defeated Olympiacos 86-68 in the 2010 Euroleague Championship Game. Juan Carlos Navarro scored 21 points to lead the winners; he is the only current Barcelona player that was on that team.
Twelve different Barcelona players have appeared in Coach Pascual’s starting lineup this season. No player has started every game, but Ante Tomic has started all but one game.
Barcelona is 8-0 this season in games in which Tomas Satoransky started.
Bostjan Nachbar has made 13 consecutive free throws in Euroleague games.
Tibor Pleiss is playing his best basketball of the season and recorded three of his best four performance index ratings of the season in the final three games of the Top 16. In that period, he has averaged 11.7 points on 57.1% shooting, 8.3 rebounds and 1 block for a performance index rating of 18.7 in just 19:02 per game.
Justin Doellman won the Eurocup last season with Valencia Basket, where he was a teammate of Olympiacos guard Oliver Lafayette.
Alex Abrines was a teammate of Olympiacos forward Tremmell Darden during the 2011-12 season at Unicaja Malaga.
Juan Carlos Navarro needs 3 more steals to catch former Spanish national teammate Jorge Garbajosa for sixth place on the Euroleague career steals charts. Navarro enters the game with 221 career steals.
Olympiacos defeated Barcelona 73-58 for its first Euroleague title in the 1997 Championship Game in Rome. David Rivers scored 26 points and Dragan Tarlac totaled 11 points and 14 rebounds for the Reds.
Olympiacos leads the Euroleague in defensive points allowed with a league-low 71.6 points per game.
Georgios Printezis needs 1 more three-pointer to reach the century mark for his Euroleague career.
Printezis has scored in double figures in each of his last nine Euroleague games.
Vassilis Spanoulis is closing in on Marcus Brown for second place on the competition’s all-time scoring charts. Spanoulis enters the playoffs with 2,695 career points. Brown retired with 2,739.
Spanoulis needs 10 more three-pointers to move into the Euroleague’s career top 10. He enters this game with 278 career triples. Former Maccabi forward David Blu (288) sits in 10th place.
Matt Lojeski has made at least 1 three-pointer in 14 of his last 15 Euroleague games. He is shooting 28 for 54 from downtown (51.8%) over that period.
Oliver Lafayette has made at least 1 three-pointer in 12 of his last 13 Euroleague games.
Lafayette needs 2 more three-pointers to reach the century mark for his Euroleague career.