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Andrea Bargnani will make his return to the EuroLeague after a decade away.
Shane Larkin, Tadas Sedekerskis, Johannes Voigtmann and Trevor Cooney are due to make their respective EuroLeague debuts.
Rodrigue Beaubois has made 11 consecutive free throws in EuroLeague action.
Beaubois has made at least 1 three-pointer in nine of his last 10 EuroLeague games.
Adam Hanga ranked fourth in the EuroLeague in blocked shots last season with 1.22 per game. Hanga also ranked fourth in the league in steals last season with 1.41 per game.
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Bryce Cotton, Berki Demir and Samet Gayik are expected to make their EuroLeague debuts.
Cedi Osman has made at least 1 three-pointer in seven straight and 14 of his last 15 EuroLeague games.
Osman has scored in double figures in each of his last five EuroLeague games.
Thomas Heurtel has recorded a performance index rating in double figures in each of his last six EuroLeague games.
Dunston is the EuroLeague career leader in block shots per game among active, qualified players with 1.17 blocks per game. That places him eighth on the all-time list.
Dunston ranked fifth in the EuroLeague in blocked shots last season with 1.08 per game.
Thomas Heurtel set the single-season EuroLeague record for assists both in average (7.92 apg.) and total (190) last season. Heurtel is the competition’s all-time leader with 5.55 assists per game, too.
Heurtel ranks 12th all-time with 616 EuroLeague assists; he needs 11 more to catch Marcelinho huertas for 11 place. Cracking the top 10 will take longer since Brose Bamberg point guard Nikos Zisis is ranked 10th with 673 assists and counting.
Heurtel needs 3 more points to reach the 1,000-point EuroLeague milestone.
Bryant Dunston is 4 blocked shots away from reaching 100 for his Euroleague career.