EuroLeague 20th anniversary galleries: Best Defenders

Jul 30, 2020 by Euroleague.net Print

To celebrate 20 seasons of EuroLeague success under the management of Euroleague Basketball, we take a stroll down memory lane to look at the winners of all of the major season-ending awards. We start with the EuroLeague Best Defender, which is awarded annually after a vote by EuroLeague head coaches. There have been great on the ball thieves, intimidating rim protectors and do-it-all team defenders to capture the trophy, which has gone to eight players from five clubs since its inception in 2004.