Last week of action before the traditional one-week break was pretty special for Nando De Colo and Zoran Dragic despite their teams losing. However, many other EuroLeague stars celebrated victories, some in the EuroLeague, some in the Super Bowl. Check out our selection of tweets from around the EuroLeague.
SUPER BOWL TIME: Every year Super Bowl is one of the most-watched broadcasts in the world of television, and several EuroLeague stars, including a few Philadelphia-born, celebrated a long-awaited first-ever victory by their beloved Philadelphia Eagles.
SNOW IN MADRID: The look on Facundo Campazzo’s face kind of tells you that it does not snow often in Madrid. On the other hand, his teammate Eddy Tavares loved it.
THROWBACK PLEISS: February is carnival time all over the world, including Cologne, Germany, a hometown of Valencia Basket center Tibor Pleiss.
AIRPORT LUCK: Meting legendary soccer player Andreas Iniesta at the airport makes for a great trip.
CONGRATS, DRAGAN : Dragan Milosavljevic celebrated a birth of his son Viktor with his Unicaja teammates.
LIKE A HOMECOMING: Nando De Colo after 6 years returned to Valencia, club he made his EuroLeague debut and helped win EuroCup title. Valencia legend Rafa Martinez was his teammate from those days and CSKA head coach and former EuroLeague champ Darryl Middleton was also their teammate at Valencia in 2011. De Colo received a standing ovation from Valencia fans during the introduction.
HAPPY IN MALAGA: Another player going back to his happy place where he made his own EuroLeague debut was Anadolu Efes forward Zoran Dragic.
WINNERS’ CORNER: For some teams, like Unicaja and Crvena Zvezda, victories in Round 22 meant staying in a playoff hunt.