Fenerbahce Dogus is looking for a home victory against Valencia Basket, tomorrow at 20:45. This match will be broadcasted on beIN Sports 3.
These teams, the EuroLeague champion and the Spanish League winner, meet for the first time since 2011. Both are missing key players; Fenerbahce Dogus is without Ali Muhammed and Nikola Kalinic, while Valencia misses Joan Sastre, Latavious Williams and Antoine Diot. There is some good news for the visitors as the club signed forward Damjan Rudez and may have Fernando San Emeterio back. And Ali Muhammed has started practicing with the team for Fenerbahce Dogus.
Game Notes – Fenerbahce Dogus
Nikola Kalinic and Ali Muhammed have not played yet this season due to respective injuries.
Brad Wanamaker has made at least 1 three-pointer in each of his last 12 EuroLeague appearances.
Ali Muhammed has made multiple three-pointers in each of his last nine EuroLeague appearances.
Luigi Datome has made at least 1 three-pointer in each of his last seven EuroLeague appearances. Datome has scored in double figures in each of his last five EuroLeague games.
Luigi Datome is tied for fourth all-time in the EuroLeague in free throw accuracy at 91.02%. Datome ranked second among qualified EuroLeague players last season in free-throw accuracy at 94.4%.
Playing for Darussafaka Istanbul, Brad Wanamaker ranked fourth among qualified EuroLeague players last season in average index rating at 17.6 per game. Wanamaker was fourth in the EuroLeague in scoring last season with 16.7 points per game. Wanamaker ranked second among qualified EuroLeague players last season in average steals with 1.5 per game.
Playing for Brose Bamberg, Nicolo Melli ranked second in the EuroLeague in rebounding last season with 7.4 per game.
Ali Muhammed was third among qualified EuroLeague players last season in average three-pointers made with 2.2 per game.
Luigi Datome needs 6 more points to reach 1,000 for his EuroLeague career.
Nicolo Melli needs 17 more points to reach 1,000 for his EuroLeague career.
Ali Muhammed needs 3 more free throws to reach 100 for his EuroLeague career.
Game Notes – Valencia Basket
Joan Sastre missed both Round 3 and 4 games due to injury.
Valencia signed forward Damjan Rudez, who is available from now on.
Antoine Diot remains sidelined.
Fernando San Emeterio and Latavious Williams are yet to play in a game this season due to injuries.
Erick Green has made at last 1 three-pointer in 13 straight EuroLeague games.
Guillem Vives is perfect in 11 trips to the free throw line in his EuroLeague career.
Fernando San Emeterio has made at last 1 three-pointer in four straight and nine of his last 10 EuroLeague appearances.
Alberto Abalde has made all 7 three-pointers he attempted this season.
Tibor Pleiss ranked fourth among qualified EuroLeague players last season in blocks with 1.2 per game.
Fernando San Emeterio needs 10 more rebounds to reach 500 for his EuroLeague career.