Laboral Kutxa Vitoria Gasteiz
Ioannis Bourousis was named Regular Season Round 2 MVP after leading his team to an overtime win over Olympiacos with 28 points, 12 rebounds, 3 assists, and 4 steals for a performance index rating of 44.
Bourousis was the Euroleague Regular Season leader in performance index rating with an average of 23.6 per game.
Bourousis was the Euroleague Regular Season leader in in rebounding with an average of 9.6 boards per game.
Bourousis played five seasons for Olympiacos between 2006 and 2011. In that time he helped the club win a pair of Greek Cups and reach two Euroleague Final Fours. He played alongside Vassilis Spanoulis and Georgios Printezis during that period.
Bourousis and Spanoulis were teammates on the Greek national team that won the gold medal at the 2005 European Championships in Serbia. The two were also teammates on the Greek junior national team that won the gold medal at the 2002 European Championships for Young Men in Lithuania.
With his next blocked shot, Bourousis will overtake former Laboral center Mirza Begic for sole possession of second place in competition history with 163 career rejections.
Bourousis is shooting 7 for 12 from downtown at home this season compared to 2-for-8 shooting from behind the arc on the road.
Darius Adams has made at least 1 three-pointer in six straight and 13 of his last 14 Euroleague games.
Adams has made 16 straight free throws in Euroleague action.
Darko Planinic was a teammate of Olympiacos guard D.J. Strawberry at Cibona Zagreb during the 2013-14 season.
Toko Shengelia had one of his best Euroleague performances against Olympiacos last season. Shengelia totaled 14 points, 7 rebounds, 3 assists, 2 steals and 2 blocks per a career-best performance index rating of 26 in an 89-70 home win.
Georgios Printezis has scored in double figures in 13 of his last 14 Euroleague games.
Vassilis Spanoulis of Olympiacos needs 173 more points to become just the second person in competition history to reach 3,000 career points
Spanoulis needs 2 more three-pointers to become the 10th player in competition history to make 300 career triples.
Spanoulis is 7 steals shy of becoming the 12th player in competition history with 200 career steals.
Vassilis Spanoulis scored 27 points and dished 6 assists to lead Olympiacos to a 76-64 victory over Laboral Kutxa in the Top 16 last season.
Vangelos Mantzaris played one of his best Euroleague games against Laboral Kutxa Vitoria two seasons ago. Mantzaris led the Reds to an 89-59 victory in the Top 16 with 5 points, 8 rebounds, a career-best 9 assists and 2 steals for a performance index rating of 18.
Matt Lojeski needs 7 more three-pointers to reach the century mark for his Euroleague career.
Darius Johnson-Odom is poised to make his Euroleague debut.