CSKA has won all nine games between the teams since the 2014 EuroLeague Final Four semifinal, and has taken 18 of the 24 meetings this century. Maccabi has not beaten CSKA in Moscow 2004. In Round 2 earlier this season, Nando De Colo led CSKA to an 83-86 road win with 27 points.
Maccabi and CSKA met in the 2001 SuproLeague semifinals; Maccabi beat CSKA 86-80 behind 17 points each from Arriel McDonald and Nate Huffman and went on to win the title.
Maccabi and CSKA played against each other in the 2004 EuroLeague Final Four semifinal in Tel Aviv, Israel. Maccabi topped CSKA 93-85 to advance to the final behind Anthony Parker, who shined with 27 points.
Maccabi and CSKA dueled in the 2006 EuroLeague Championship Game in Prague, where CSKA won 73-69 thanks to 18 points from Final Four MVP Theo Papaloukas.
Maccabi and CSKA met again at the 2008 EuroLeague title game in Madrid. CSKA defeated Maccabi 91-77 as Final Four MVP Trajan Langdon took over with 21 points.
In the 2014 Turkish Airlines EuroLeague semifinals in Milan, Maccabi edged CSKA 67-68 on a steal and late basket by Tyrese Rice. Maccabi went on to win the EuroLeague title and Rice earned Final Four MVP honors.
CSKA tied a club record with 33 two-point shots made in 73-93 road win against Maccabi in March of last season.
Maccabi set a club record for three-throw accuracy when it made 21 shots from the line without a miss against CSKA in December of 2016.
CSKA forward Will Clyburn and Maccabi guard Scottie Wilbekin were teammates at Darussafaka Istanbul in 2016-17 season. They helped the team reach the EuroLeague Playoffs.
Maccabi injured guard Jeremy Pargo played for CSKA during the 2014-15 season and won the VTB United League with the club. Only Kyle Hines and Andrey Vorontsevich remain from Pargo's time with the club.
CSKA forward Andrey Vorontsevich posted his career high in performance index rating with 29 against Maccabi in October 2014.
Kyle Hines posted his career high in offensive rebounds with 8 against Maccabi in February of last season.
Daniel Hackett matched his career-high with 3 steals playing for AX Milan against Maccabi in April 2014.
Nando De Colo matched his career-high with 4 steals against Maccabi this season.