Zenit St Petersburg vs. KIROLBET Baskonia Vitoria-Gasteiz
· In their first-ever meeting in Round 10, Baskonia beat Zenit 70-60 behind 20 points from Tornike Shengelia.
· Zenit is 1-4 in previous trips to Spain, all in the EuroCup. It defeated UCAM Murcia in the 2016-17 regular season and has lost to Valencia Basket, MoraBanc Andorra, Unicaja Malaga and Herbalife Gran Canaria in previous seasons.
· Baskonia sharpshooter Matt Janning was a teammate of Zenit forward Andrey Zubkov at Lokomotiv Kuban Krasnodar during the 2015-16 season when they reached the EuroLeague Final Four. Zubkov and Janning were teammates at Lokomotiv during the 2016-17 season, too.
· Zenit center Colton Iverson made his EuroLeague debut with Baskonia during the 2014-15 season. He was a teammate of Tornike Shengelia and Ilimane Diop.
· Zenit point guard Alex Renfroe played briefly at Baskonia at the end of the 2013-14 season.
· Point guards Pierria Henry of Baskonia and Zenit's Anton Ponkrashov were teammates at UNICS Kazan last season.
· Injured Baskona point guard Jayson Granger played under Zenit head coach Joan Plaza for two seasons at Unicaja Malaga, from 2013 to 2015, and made his EuroLeague debut there.
· Granger was also a teammate of Zenit forward Will Thomas at Unicaja during the 2014-15 season.