Turkish Airlines EuroLeague preseason: Maccabi, Madrid rally past EuroLeague foes

Sep 14, 2018 by Euroleague.net Print
Turkish Airlines EuroLeague preseason: Maccabi, Madrid rally past EuroLeague foes

Real Madrid rallied from a double-digit first-half deficit to beat Olympiacos Piraeus 80-69 at the Costa Del Sol Tournament in Manilva, Spain. Olympiacos took control early and opened 21-31 lead midway through the second quarter. Olympiacos led by 8 points at halftime, but after Madrid used an 18-6 spurt in the third quarter to take a 56-49 lead. However, Olympiacos managed to get back in front, and went in front 64-66 with 6 minutes to go, but Madrid finished the game strong to register its second preseason victory. Trey Thompkins scored 14 points to lead five Madrid’s players in double figures, as Walter Tavares collected 12 points and 7 rebounds, and Felipe Reyes 11 points and 7 rebounds. Jaycee Carroll and Sergio Llull scored 10 apiece. Axel Toupane led Olympiacos with 17 points, while Zach LeDay added 12 points and 7 rebounds, and Clint Chapman 11 points in defeat. In another all-EuroLeague clash, at OPAP Basketball Tournament in Cyprus, Maccabi FOX Tel Aviv rallied from a 17-point halftime deficit to edge Khimki Moscow Region 87-84 on Friday. Tony Crocker hit three triples in a 1-12 second-quarter run that helped Khimki open 34-51 halftime lead, but Maccabi came out swinging after the break, and Johnny O'Bryant and Jeremy Pargo helped cut the deficit to 60-62 going into third quarter. Teams traded leads in the fourth, but Maccabi made 7 of 8 free throws in the final 90 seconds to pull out a victory. O’Bryant finished with 23 points and 7 rebounds, and Pargo had 19 point and 6 assists. Jordan Mickey led Khimki with 18 points, and Crocker finished with 16.

CSKA Moscow qualified for the final of the Gloria Cup, holding of Banvit Bandirma 76-71. With Joel Bolomboy dominating on the glass, CSKA opened 68-52 lead in the fourth quarter and held on the advantage until the end. Cory Higgins had 17 points, Alec Peters scored 13, and Bolomboy amassed 14 points and 12 rebounds. At the same tournament, Anadolu Efes Istanbul rallied to beat EuroCup side Tofas Bursa 77-83. Tofas held 37-27 at halftime and opened 49-34 lead midway through the third quarter after a triple from Demonte Harper. However, Shane Larkin fueled a 2-15 run by Efes, tying it at 53-53 on the opening possession of the fourth quarter. With 5 minutes to go in the game, Efes put together a 4-15 run behind Brock Motum, Rodrigue Beaubois and James Anderson, securing victory. Larkin led Efes with 26 points, while Beaubois had 14 points and 7 assists. Kyle Weems paced Tofas with 20 points, while Haper and Diante Garrett each scored 13 in defeat. In the Gloria Cup final, CSKA will play against Zalgiris Kaunas, while Efes will face Banvit in a third-place game.

  AUGUST      
Date Game
Result
Trophy Place
24 Dolimiti Energia Trento vs. FC Bayern Munich 57-91 Friendly Game Riva del Garda, Italy
29 Buducnost Voli Podgorica vs. Beikong Fly Dragons 104-75 Friendly game Belgrade, Serbia
30 Olympiacos Piraeus vs. PAOK Thessaloniki 103-76 Friendly game Metsovo, Greece
30 Darussafaka Istanbul vs. Istanbul BB 86-43 Friendly game Istanbul, Turkey
31 Buducnost Voli Podgorica vs. EWE Baskets Oldenburg 93-99 Friendly game Belgrade, Serbia

  SEPTEMBER      
Date Game Result Trophy Place
1 Olympiacos Piraeus vs. Aris Thessaloniki 89-67 Friendly game Metsovo, Greece
1 Panathinaikos OPAP Athens vs. PAOK Thessaloniki 88-83 Friendly game Portaria-Makrinitsa, Greece
1 Fiat Turin vs. Anadolu Efes Istanbul 71-79 Torneo di Bormio Bormio, Italy
1 Iberostar Tenerife vs. Herbalife Gran Canaria 79-54 Trophy Costa Adeje Adeje, Spain
1 AX Armani Exchange Olimpia Milan vs. Junior Casale 96-68 Torneo di Castelletto Ticino Castelletto Ticino, Italy
1 Darussafaka Istanbul vs. Buyukcekmece  97-79 Friendly game Istanbul, Turkey
2 FC Barcelona Lassa vs. Divina Seguros Joventut 62-65 Friendly Game St. Julia de Vilatorta, Spain
2 Final - AX Armani Exchange Olimpia Milan vs. Varese 106-72 Torneo di Castelletto Ticino Castelletto Ticino, Italy
2 Anadolu Efes Istanbul vs. ratiopharm Ulm 85-67 Torneo di Bormio Bormio, Italy
4 Germani Brescia Leonessa vs. Anadolu Efes Istanbul 62-82 Torneo di Bormio Bormio, Italy
4 Panathinaikos OPAP Athens vs. Aris Thessaloniki 84-60 Friendly game Portaria-Makrinitsa, Greece
4 Mega Bemax vs. Buducnost Voli Podgorica 95-99 Friendly game Belgrade, Serbia
5 KIROLBET Baskonia Vitoria Gasteiz vs. Partizan NIS Belgrade 91-54 Friendly Game Monzon, Spain
5 Iserlohn Kangaroos vs. FC Bayern Munich 57-96 Friendly Game Iserlohn, Germany
5 Anadolu Efes Istanbul vs. Wurzburg 74-78 Torneo di Bormio Bormio, Italy
5 Zalgiris Kaunas vs. Siauliai 95-60 Friendly game Kaunas, Lithuania
5 Olympiacos Piraeus vs. Rhetymno 99-66 Friendly game Piraeus, Greece
7 AX Armani Exchange Olimpia Milan vs. Fiat Turin 96-77 Semifinal, Torneo di Lucca Lucca, Italy
7 KIROLBET Baskonia Vitoria Gasteiz vs. Breogan 83-62 Circuito Movistar Tarragona, Spain
7 Herbalife Gran Canaria vs. UCAM Murcia 81-90 Semifinal, IV Torneo EncestaRias Villagarcia de Arousa, Spain
8 3-4 place, Herbalife Gran Canaria vs. ALBA Berlin 94-96 IV Torneo EncestaRias Villagarcia de Arousa, Spain
8 FC Barcelona Lassa vs. BAXI Manresa 78-63 Semifinal, Lliga Catalana Lleida, Spain
8 Panathinaikos OPAP Athens vs. BC Lavrio 84-77 Friendly Game Athens, Greece
8 San Pablo Burgos vs. Real Madrid 85-98 Friendly Game Burgos, Spain
8 Final - AX Armani Exchange Olimpia Milan vs. Reyer Venice 90-71 Torneo di Lucca Lucca, Italy
8 AS Monaco vs. Anadolu Efes Istanbul 60-70 Torneo Geovillage Olbia, Italy
8 Dinamo Sassari vs. Darussafaka Istanbul 76-73 Torneo Geovillage Olbia, Italy
8 FC Bayern Munich vs. Lokomotiv Kuban Krasnodar 74-84 Expert Jakob Cup Bayreuth, Germany
9 CSKA Moscow vs. Vostok-65 101-69 Friendly Game Moscow, Russian Federation
9 3-4 place, Darussafaka Istanbul vs. AS Monaco 71-63 Torneo Geovillage Olbia, Italy
9 Final, Dinamo Sassari vs. Anadolu Efes Istanbul 60-70 Torneo Geovillage Olbia, Italy
9 KIROLBET Baskonia Vitoria Gasteiz vs. Delteco GBC 77-70 Circuito Movistar Tarragona, Spain
9 Final, FC Barcelona Lassa vs. MoraBanc Andorra
76-94 Lliga Catalana Lleida, Spain
9 3rd place game, FC Bayern Munich vs. medi Bayreuth 83-96 Expert Jakob Cup Bayreuth, Germany
10 Buducnost Voli Podgorica vs. Nizhny Novgorod 84-80 Friendly game Belgrade, Serbia
11 Dinamo Sassari vs. Anadolu Efes Istanbul 101-92 Friendly Game Olbia, Italy
12 CSKA Moscow vs. AS Monaco 69-58 Gloria Cup Antalya, Turkey
12 Zalgiris Kaunas vs. Tofas Bursa 82-70 Gloria Cup Antalya, Turkey
12 FC Barcelona Lassa vs. Partizan NIS Belgrade 101-64 Friendly Game Les Borges Blanques, Spain
13 Unicaja Malaga vs. Olympiacos Piraeus  77-94 Torneo Costa del Sol Benalmadena, Spain
13 Anadolu Efes Istanbul vs. Zalgiris Kaunas  79-83 Gloria Cup Antalya, Turkey
14 Maccabi FOX Tel Aviv vs. Khimki Moscow Region 87-84 OPAP Basketball Tournament Nicosia, Cyprus
14 Panathinaikos OPAP Athens vs. AEK Athens  81-82 OPAP Basketball Tournament Nicosia, Cyprus
14 Banvit vs. CSKA Moscow 71-76 Gloria Cup Antalya, Turkey
14 Tofas Bursa vs. Anadolu Efes Istanbul  77-83 Gloria Cup Antalya, Turkey
14 Real Madrid vs. Olympiacos Piraeus  80-69 Torneo Costa del Sol Manilva, Spain
14 Vanoli Basket Cremona vs. Darussafaka Istanbul  71-98 Friendly Game Cremona, Italy
15 Khimki Moscow Region vs. AEK Athens   OPAP Basketball Tournament Nicosia, Cyprus
15 Panathinaikos OPAP Athens vs. Maccabi FOX Tel Aviv   OPAP Basketball Tournament Nicosia, Cyprus
15 Arka Gdynia vs. FC Barcelona Lassa   Friendly Game Gdynia, Poland
15 Unicaja Malaga vs. Real Madrid   Torneo Costa del Sol Marbella, Spain
15 AX Armani Exchange Olimpia Milan vs. Dinamo Sassari   Semifinal, Torneo di Cagliari Cagliari, Italy
15 Fenerbahce Istanbul vs. CSP Limoges   Semifinal, Torneo di Cagliari Cagliari, Italy
15 Germani Brescia Leonessa vs. Darussafaka   Friendly Game Lumezzane, Italy
15 Buducnost Voli Podgorica vs. Sakarya   Semifinal, Memorial Elio Pentassuglia Brindisi, Italy
16 Maccabi FOX Tel Aviv vs. AEK Athens   OPAP Basketball Tournament Nicosia, Cyprus
16 Panathinaikos OPAP Athens vs. Khimki Moscow Region   OPAP Basketball Tournament Nicosia, Cyprus
16 3-4 place, Anadolu Efes vs. Banvit   Gloria Cup Antalya, Turkey
16 Final, Zalgiris Kaunas vs. CSKA Moscow   Gloria Cup Antalya, Turkey
16 Valencia Basket vs. Herbalife Gran Canaria   Circuito Movistar Oviedo, Spain
16 3-4 place and Final, Fenerbahce Istanbul, AX Milan   Torneo di Cagliari Cagliari, Italy
17 Novipiu Junior Casale vs. Darussafaka Istanbul   Friendly Game Casale Monferrat, Italy
18 Dinamo Sassari vs. Fenerbahce Istanbul   Friendly Game Cagliari, Italy
18 Fiat Torino vs. Darussafaka Istanbul   Friendly Game Torino, Italy
20 CSKA Moscow vs. Liaoning   Zadar Basketball Tournament Zadar, Croatia
20 AX Armani Exchange Olimpia Milan vs. Maccabi Tel Aviv   Zadar Basketball Tournament Zadar, Croatia
20 Buducnost VOLI Podgorica vs. KK Igokea   ABA Supercup Laktasi, Bosnia and Herzegovina
21 CSKA Moscow vs. FC Bayern Munich   Zadar Basketball Tournament Zadar, Croatia
21 Maccabi FOX Tel Aviv vs. Fenerbahce Istanbul   Zadar Basketball Tournament Zadar, Croatia
21 (FC Barcelona Lassa, KIROLBET Baskonia, Obradoiro, Real Madrid)   Semifinal, Supercopa Endesa Santiago de Compostela, Spain
21 Olympiacos Piraeus vs. Hapoel Jerusalem   Trophy Crete, Greece
21 Darussafaka Istanbul vs. Khimki Moscow Region   TUBAD Tournament Istanbul Istanbul, Turkey
21 Anadolu Efes Istanbul vs. Banvit   TUBAD Tournament Istanbul Istanbul, Turkey
22 Fenerbahce Istanbul vs. AX Armani Exchange Olimpia Milan   Zadar Basketball Tournament Zadar, Croatia
22 FC Bayern Munich vs. Liaoning   Zadar Basketball Tournament Zadar, Croatia
22 (FC Barcelona Lassa, KIROLBET Baskonia, Obradoiro, Real Madrid)   Final, Supercopa Endesa Santiago de Compostela, Spain
22 Semifinals, Buducnost VOLI Podgorica if win Quarterfinals   ABA Supercup Laktasi, Bosnia and Herzegovina
22 3-4 place and Final, Efes, Darussafaka, Khimki   TUBAD Tournament Istanbul Istanbul, Turkey
23 5-6 place, 3-4 place and Final   Zadar Basketball Tournament Zadar, Croatia
23 Herbalife Gran Canaria vs. Iberostar Tenerife   Friendly Game Las Palmas, Spain
23 3-4 place and Final, Olympiacos Piraeus   Trophy Crete, Greece
23 Final, Buducnost VOLI Podgorica if win Semifinals   ABA Supercup Laktasi, Bosnia and Herzegovina
25 KIROLBET Baskonia Vitoria Gasteiz vs. -   Trofeo Alava Vitoria-Gasteiz, Spain
27-28 Panathinaikos, Fenerbahce, Maccabi and Khimki   Memory of Pavlos Giannakopoulos Athens, Greece
29 AX Milan vs. Germani Brescia Leonessa   Semifinal, Supercoppa Brescia, Italy
29 Olympiacos Piraeus vs. Anadolu Efes Istanbul   Alexander Gomelsky Cup Moscow, Russian Federation
29 CSKA Moscow vs. UNICS Kazan   Alexander Gomelsky Cup Moscow, Russian Federation
29 AX Armani Exchange Olimpia Milan   Final, Supercoppa Brescia, Italy
29 Darussafaka Istanbul vs. Afyon Belediye   Friendly Game Turkey
30 3-4 place and Final   Alexander Gomelsky Cup Moscow, Russian Federation