• December 7, 2018 18:30 CET
  • SINAN ERDEM DOME.

Highlights

Game notes

Real Madrid has had the better of Efes, winning eight of their last nine games including the last five. Overall Madrid leads the head-to-head series 20-6 over Efes this century.
Madrid ousted Efes with a 3-1 series win in the 2015 EuroLeague Playoffs. Rudy Fernandez averaged 13.5 points, 4.0 assists and 3.3 rebounds in the series.
Madrid big man Anthony Randolph and Efes guard Krunoslav Simon were teammates at Lokomotiv Kuban Krasnodar during the 2014-15 season.
Madrid guard Fabien Causeur and Efes center Tibor Pleiss were teammates at Baskonia for two seasons, from 2012 to 2014.
Efes point guard Vasilije Micic and Madrid center Ognjen Kuzmic were teammates on the Serbian national team that won the silver medal at EuroBasket 2017.
Fabien Causeur had a career-night playing for Brose Bamberg against Efes in December 2016. He scored a career-high 28 points and earned the MVP of the Round award with a personal best performance index rating of 35.
Sergio Llull had a career-high 12 assists against Efes in April 2015.
Trey Thompkins had a career-high 3 blocks playing for Nizhny Novgorod against Efes in November 2014.
Jaycee Carroll tied a club record with 7 triples on 8 attempts against Efes in April 2007.
Efes center Bryant Dunston was named the 2013-14 EuroLeague Playoffs Game 3 MVP when he played for Olympiacos Piraeus against Real Madrid. He set a career high with 21 points and added 9 rebounds and 4 assists for performance index rating of 32.
Walter Tavares posted his career high in index rating with 25 against Efes in January of last season.

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Adrien Moerman is the only Efes player to have started every EuroLeague game for the club this season.
Adrien Moerman has collected at least 1 steal in each of his last nine EuroLeague games.
Tibor Pleiss has made 13 consecutive free throws in EuroLeague action.
Rodrigue Beaubois has made at least 1 three-pointer in each of his last eight EuroLeague games.
Beaubois has made 12 consecutive free throws in EuroLeague action.
Beaubois has scored in double figures in five straight EuroLeague games.
Bryant Dunston has blocked at least 1 shot in each of his last seven EuroLeague games.
Brock Motum has made at least 1 three-pointer in five straight EuroLeague games.
Kruno Simon has collected at least 1 steal in each of his last five EuroLeague games.
Simon has compiled a performance index rating in double figures in five consecutive EuroLeague games.
Efes leads the EuroLeague in three-point accuracy this season at 44.9%.
Adrien Moerman is fifth in the league in steals this season with 1.4 per game.
Bryant Dunston is third in the EuroLeague this season with 1.2 blocks per game.
Tibor Pleiss leads the EuroLeague this season in two-point accuracy at 76.6%. Dunston is third at 74.5%.
James Anderson needs 2 more points to reach the 1,000-point milestone in his EuroLeague career.
Next time he enters the game, Anderson will make his 100th EuroLeague appearance.
Dunston has become just the second player to reach 200 blocks for his EuroLeague career. He is ranked second in EuroLeague history in blocked shots with 200. Fran Vazquez is the all-time leader with 249 rejections.
Dunston is in ninth place in EuroLeague history with 351 offensive rebounds for his career. Next on that list in eighth place is Jan Vesely with 369 and counting.
Tibor Pleiss is ninth in EuroLeague history with 146 blocked shots. He needs 15 more to catch Victor Khryapa for eighth.

   Game Facts - Real Madrid

Madrid's frontline of Anthony Randolph and Walter Tavares has started every game for Madrid in the EuroLeague this season.
Sergio Llull has missed the team's last three EuroLeague games.
Felipe Reyes has made 13 consecutive free throws in EuroLeague games.
Jaycee Carroll has made 13 consecutive free throws in EuroLeague games.
Anthony Randolph has made at least 1 three-pointer in 10 of his last 11 EuroLeague appearances.
Facu Campazzo has made at least 1 three-pointer in 10 straight EuroLeague games.
Rudy Fernandez has made at least 1 three-pointer in 11 straight EuroLeague games.
Tavares has blocked at least 1 shot in 11 of his last 12 EuroLeague games.
Real Madrid leads the EuroLeague in rebounding (37.4 rpg.) and assists (20.2 apg.) this season.
Walter Tavares ranks fourth in the EuroLeague this season in rebounding with 6.8 per game, and Gustavo Ayon ranks fifth with 6.7 per game.
Walter Tavares leads the league in blocked shots with 2.4 per game this season.
Facundo Campazzo is third among all qualified players this season in free throw accuracy at 90.3%.
Rudy Fernandez is fourth in the EuroLeague this season in three-point accuracy at 54.0%.
Felipe Reyes is the EuroLeague career rebounding king with 1,761 boards.
Reyes is ranked third on the EuroLeague all-time charts in scoring with 2,957 points.
Rudy Fernandez is the active leader and tied with J.R. Holden for seventh all-time in steals in the EuroLeague with 247. He needs 2 more to catch Juan Carlos Navarro for sixth place.
Sergio Llull is eighth in career scoring with 2,646 points. Olympiacos Piraeus forward Georgios Printezis enters Round 11 in seventh place with 2,715 points.
Llull is seventh in career assists with 945. Theodoros Papaloukas is in sixth place with 977 assists.
Walter Tavares is second in the all-time EuroLeague rankings in two-point accuracy at 68.67%.
Llull is fifth on the all-time EuroLeague charts with 392 career three-pointers made.
Rudy Fernandez ranks ninth in EuroLeague history with 360 three-pointers made.
Jaycee Carroll is tied for 11th in EuroLeague history with former teammate Sergio Rodriguez with 336. Trajan Langdon sits in 10th place with 339 triples.
Carroll is set to play the 200th game of his EuroLeague career this week.

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