Olympiacos Piraeus vs. Khimki Moscow Region
· Olympiacos holds a 7-3 edge over Khimki in this series, including a sweep last season, and has won all five of their meetings at home.
· Khimki set its team record for two-pointers made in EuroLeague play with 30 against Olympiacos in February 2013.
· Olympiacos head coach Kestutis Kemzura was on the bench at Khimki for almost two seasons from early 2017 until late 2018. Timofey Mozgov was part of the Khimki team under Kemzura during that time.
· Kaunas, Lithuania, is the hometown of both Kemzura and Khimki head coach Rimas Kurtinaitis. The two were teammates at Rytas Vilnius during the 1998-99 season.
· Khimki forward Janis Timma played for Olympiacos during the first part of last season before being loaned to Khimki. He was a teammate there of Nikola Milutinov, Kostas Papanikolaou, Aleksej Pokusevski, Georgios Printezis, Vassilis Spanoulis and Sasha Vezenkov. Current Olympiacos head coach Kestutis Kemzura was an assistant on that team.
· Olympiacos forward Sasha Vezenkov tied his career-high with 3 steals playing for FC Barcelona against Khimki in December 2017.
· Khimki guard Alexey Shved matched a career-high with 8 three-pointers from 16 attempts this season in an October 2018 loss to Olympiacos.
· Olympiacos forward Georgios Printezis had one of the best games in his career in an 89-77 win over Khimki in February 2016, earning MVP of the Round honors in Top 16 Round 6 by scoring a personal-best 30 points and collecting a PIR 37, another high for him.
· Olympiacos forward Kostas Papanikolaou had a career-best game in a 79-70 home win over Khimki in April 2013. Papanikolaou had 21 points and a career-high 12 rebounds for a career-best performance index rating of 37. He also had a personal-best with 10 defensive rebounds that night to earn MVP of the Round honors.
· Olympiacos guard Taylor Rochestie set his career-highs in performance index rating (38) and rebounds (9) playing for Crvena Zvezda mts Belgrade against Khimki in January 2018.
· Khimki's Sergey Monia tied his career-high with 3 steals playing for CSKA Moscow against Olympiacos in March 2004.