Fenerbahce Dogus 82-73 Baskonia

Thursday, April 19, 2018
Fenerbahce Dogus, the reigning Turkish Airlines EuroLeague champion, made a first step towards a return to the Final Four by holding off visiting KIROLBET Baskonia Vitoria Gasteiz 82-73 in Game 1 of their playoffs series on Wednesday.
 
Brad Wanamaker finished as Fenerbahce's top scorer with 16 points, while Kostas Sloukas had 10 points and dished a career-high 11 assists. Jan Vesely had 13 points and 7 rebounds, while James Nunnally also scored 13 in victory.
 
Tornike Shengelia was the visitors’ top scorer with 16 points. Rodrigue Beaubois scored 13 points, Luca Vildoza 12, and Matt Janning 11 in the losing effort.
 
It was the 10th playoffs win in a row for Fenerbahce Dogus.
 
Quarters:
 
1st Quarter: 21-11 (Fenerbahce Dogus)
2nd Quarter: 22-15 (Fenerbahce Dogus)
3rd Quarter: 26-22 (Baskonia)
4th Quarter: 21-17 (Baskonia)
 
Fenerbahce Dogus (82): Wanamaker 16, Nunnally 13, Vesely 13, Sloukas 10, Datome 8, Melli 5, Guduric 5, Thompson 4, Ahmet 4, Kalinic 4.