Felipe Reyes is 43 points away from joining the list of the competition’s all-time top 10 scorers. Igor Rakocevic currently sits in 10th place with 2,328 career points.
Sergio Llull has made at least 1 three-pointer in eight straight and 16 of his last 17 Euroleague games.
Llull has made 12 consecutive free throws in Euroleague action.
Trey Thompkins has made 33 consecutive free throws in Euroleague games.
Jaycee Carroll has made 16 consecutive free throws in Euroleague games.
Gustavo Ayon has recorded at least 1 steal in seven straight Euroleague games.
Rudy Fernandez has made 12 consecutive free throws in Euroleague games.
K.C.Rivers is 7 three-pointers shy of reaching the century mark for his Euroleague career.
Jonas Maciulis needs 3 more three-pointers to reach the milestone of 200.
Maciulis played four seasons for Zalgiris between 2005 and 2009, during which he helped the club to a pair of Lithuanian League crowns, two Lithuanian Cups and one Baltic League title. Paulius Jankunas is the only current Zalgiris players from Maciulis’s time with the team.
Maciulis played alongside five Zalgiris players on the Lithuanian national team, which captured the silver medals at EuroBasket 2015 last summer: Paulius Jankunas, Robertas Javtokas, Mantas Kalnietis, Lukas Lekavicius and Renaldas Seibutas. Maciulis has also been a teammate of Zalgiris head coach Sarunas Jasikevicius and guard Marty Pocius over the years with Lithuania.
This marks the fourth consecutive season in which Zalgiris meets Madrid in the Top 16. Madrid is 5-1 in those games and 11-1 overall against Zalgiris since the turn of the century.
Paulius Jankunas trails the retired Mirsad Turkcan by 37 rebounds for third place on the all-time Euroleague charts. Turkcan retired with 1,287 career boards.
Jankunas has recorded at least 1 three-pointer in six of his last seven Euroleague games.
Olivier Hanlan has made 9 consecutive free throws in Euroleague games.
Hanlan has recorded a performance index rating of at least 10 in five straight Euroleague games.
Martynas Pocius spent two seasons with Real Madrid between 2011 and 2013. He was teammates with much of Madrid’s current roster, including Rudy Fernandez, Felipe Reyes, Sergio Rodriguez, Jaycee Carroll and Sergio Llull and played under Coach Pablo Laso. While with Madrid, Pocius won the Spanish Cup and Supercup in 2012, and Spanish championship in 2013.