The only undefeated run in the Top 16 this season has been highlighted every step of the way by the unmistakable image of a certain big man soaring to the rim and then swinging happily from it. If after a perfect start to 2016, Fenerbahce Istanbul stands above the crowd in an otherwise highly competitive Top 16, then a big slice of the credit belongs to forward Jan Vesely, Euroleague Basketball's selection as MVP for January. The so-called Czech Helicopter flew well above the radar through four Fenerbahce victories last month, which Vesely started by matching a 12-year-old Top 16 record.
SCAVENGER HUNT, DARUSSAFAKA
It's time for Scavenger Hunt! In this brand new video, today's explorers - Serhat Cetin and Ender Arslan of Darussafaka Dogus Istanbul - go on the hunt for objects around the gym and offices of the club. Who will be the fastest of the two? Check it out in this video!
FROM BIRTH, GRANGER, EFES
Coming from a basketball-crazy family, it would only have been surprising if Jayson Granger of Anadolu Efes Istanbul didn’t take to the court himself. But he tells us now that is nearly what happened, because in his younger days in Uruguay he started off by playing a completely different sport. Watch his story now.
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#PlayOfTheGame #Last32 #Round4 FC Bayern Munich 88 – 90 Dominion Bilbao Basket. Super slam as Dejan Todorovic jumps higher than anyone to finish with two points!