Zalgiris Kaunas vs. FC Barcelona Lassa
· Barcelona beat Zalgiris in the 1985 Cup Winners' Cup final, 77-73, behind 29 points from Chicho Sibilio.
· Zalgiris head coach Sarunas Jasikevicius played four seasons for Barcelona, from 2000 to 2003, and then again in 2012-13 season. Jasikevicius helped Barcelona win 2003 EuroLeague title, played under current Barcelona head coach Svetislav Pesic. Jasikevicius was also a teammate of Barcelona center Ante Tomic during 2012-13 season.
· Leo Westermann signed with Barcelona in summer of 2014, but never played a game for the Spanish powerhouse as he was immediately loaned to Limoges CSP.
· Barcelona guard Kevin Pangos played for Zalgiris last two years. He was a teammate with most of the current Zalgiris players, and reached the Final Four with the Lithuanian champion in 2018.
· Barcelona forward Adam Hanga matched his career-high with 10 rebounds in a home loss to Zalgiris in October of last season.
· Barcelona guard Thomas Heurtel posted a career high 4 steals playing with Anadolu Efes Istanbul against Zalgiris in December 2016.
· Pierre Oriola had a career-highs in points (18) and index rating (20) against Zalgiris in March of last season.
· Barcelona center Ante Tomic set a career high in scoring with 28 points against Zalgiris in December 2015. Tomic shot 11 for 11 from the field in posting a performance index rating of 38 in the game, which Barcelona lost by 4 points.
· Ante Tomic earned MVP honors for Round 5 of the 2014-15 Top 16 against Zalgiris after posting 16 points, 9 rebounds and 5 assists for a performance index rating of 24 in January 2015.
· Paulius Jankunas tied his career high with 4 steals against Barcelona in April 2016.
· Edgaras Ulanovas set his career-high with 7 assists in 90-74 home win over Barcelona in March of last season, and tied his career-high with 3 steals against Barcelona in February 2016.