Apart from battling it out on the floors across the continent, the Turkish Airlines EuroLeague stars have done a few activities on the side this past weekend, too. Check out or selection of tweets from around the EuroLeague.
HERE’S LOOKING AT YOU: In support of a theory that everyone has a look-alike somewhere on this planet, Barcelona's Victor Claver found one of his teammate Petteri Koponen
A LONG ROAD: Players are doing everything they can to recover and get to playing basketball. Brose’s Elias Harris had another surgery, extending his recovery process. Ognjen Kuzmic, who went out in Round 2, and Sergio Llull and Latavious Williams who are yet to play this season, are all undergoing a long recovery process.
30th EDITION: Gigantes del Basket held their 30th annual awards, and in a ceremony that took place at L'Alqueria, the brand new youth center that Valencia Basket opened, among the winners and in attendance were Valencia’s Bojan Dubljevic, Fernando San Emeterio, Sergio Garcia, Joan Sastre and coach Txus Vidorreta, as well as Fenerbahce head coach Zeljko Obradovic who won the award for the “Legendary Giant”. Obradovic was also surprised by former players in its two EuroLeague Spanish-winning teams - Joventut Badalona in 1994 and Real Madrid in 1995 - giving them a copy of the Gigantes cover that week.
MASTERPIECE: AX Milan players visited Gallerie d'Italia in Milan, for an exhibition dedicated to a famous Italian baroque painter Caravaggio.
HIS EXCELLENCY: Pero Antic really likes and has retweeted a sketch of himself as the King of the North.
CLAVER'S TRICKS: Quite a shot at the practice by Barcelona’s big man.
EUROLEAGUE TRAVEL CLUB: EuroLeague players spend a lot of times on airplanes and at the airports. Here are few images from their travels this past week.
Με 13 παίκτες (Σπανούλη, Πρίντεζη, Παπανικολάου, Μιλουτίνοφ, Παπαπέτρου, ΜακΛιν, Ρόμπερτς, Στρέλνιεκς, Γουίλτζερ, Τόμπσον, Μπόγρη, Τολιόπουλο και Μάντζαρη) αναχώρησε σήμερα (11/01) για την Βιτόρια η αποστολή του Ολυμπιακού, ενόψει της αναμέτρησης με την Μπασκόνια (12/01, 21.30). #OlympiacosBC #WeAreOlympiacos
NO.1 FAN: Looked like Zoran’s son knew his dad had a big game on Friday night.
WINNERS’ CORNER: Real Madrid is excited to win six in a row, Panathinaikos remained unbeaten at home, and Baskonia had a huge win over Olympiacos.