In a battle between Turkish Airlines EuroLeague giants, Fenerbahce Dogus took a major step towards reaching the playoffs by topping Real Madrid 83-86 in the Spanish capital on Friday.
Fenerbahce Dogus improved to 17-7 in the regular season standings and is all but mathematically into the next round while Madrid dropped to 14-10 and has a three-win gap over ninth-ranked Baskonia Vitoria Gasteiz.
Kostas Sloukas Fenerbahe Dogus with 20 points, all in the final 16 minutes. Luigi Datome added 17 while James Nunnally had 16 for Fenerbahce.
Jaycee Carroll led Madrid with 15 points. Luka Doncic added 14 while Facu Campazzo had 11 for the hosts.
1st Quarter: 20-20
2nd Quarter: 25-20 (Real Madrid)
3rd Quarter: 28-20 (Fenerbahce Dogus)
4th Quarter: 18-18
Fenerbahce Dogus (86):Sloukas 20, Datome 17, Nunnally 16, Kalinic 7, Thompson 6, Melli 5, Ahmet 5, A.Muhammed 3, Guduric 3, Wanamaker 2, Vesely 2.