While Turkish Airlines Euroleague Playoffs continues firing on all cylinders, this week also marks the start of the Eurocup Finals. Herbalife Gran Canaria Las Palmas and Khimki Moscow Region will battle over two games to win both the Eurocup trophy and a berth in the 2015-16 Turkish Airlines Euroleague. Game 1 tips off on Friday in Spain, and then the series moves to Russia for Game 2 next Wednesday. The duels on court will feature stars like Walter Tavares of Gran Canaria and Tyrese Rice of Khimki. Make sure to follow the action all the way to the crowning moment of the Eurocup season!
In Mission 5, the challenge was to make a shot all the way from the bench! Milos Teodosic of CSKA Moscow was picked by fans as the most likely to succeed - and they were right! It took him just 19 seconds to score from the bench, making Teodosic the winner of this #BEATtheCLOCK battle. Watch how he did it! The #BEATtheCLOCK battle is not over yet!
Few basketball stars have come as far from more unlikely beginnings than Stephane Lasme of Anadolu Efes Istanbul. The Euroleague's third-best shot blocker ever started life in the West African coast town of Port Gentil, which despite being Gabon's second-largest city, is so remote that it's only accessible by airplane. Watch Lasme’s story!
We're halfway through the Playoffs! And #SemihErden of Fenerbahçe Ülker, #DevinSmith of Maccabi Tel Aviv Basketball, #MattLojeski & #OthelloHunter of Olympiacos B.C. - Official Page and #GustavoAyón of Real Madrid Baloncesto are the Playoffs 1 & 2 #hatmakers presented by New Era Europe New Era Cap. Watch more at hatmakers.euroleague.net