In a short but pivotal month of February, no Turkish Airlines EuroLeague team made a bigger move in the standings by beating direct competitors than Anadolu Efes Istanbul. And no player was more instrumental in his team's perfect record this month than Efes playmaker Thomas Heurtel, who is Euroleague Basketball's choice for MVP of February. With Heurtel averaging a double-double off the bench, Efes defeated two higher-placed teams among its three February wins to jump from just outside the playoff zone to solidly inside it.
One Team unveil new court
EuroCup playoffs live on ELTV
A newly refurbished basketball court has opened its doors in Madrid thanks to an association between Euroleague Basketball’s corporate social responsibility program One Team and Dogus Group’s Stay in the Game initiative. The facility at IES Pio Baroja, a public school in the Usera district to the south of Madrid’s city centre, was given its official opening last Thursday in a special ceremony attended by several luminaries of European basketball.
Euroleague Basketball and IMG are proud to announce that the most decisive moments of the 7DAYS EuroCup season may be witnessed live for the first time by fans anywhere in the world as Euroleague.TV begins game-by-game coverage of the competition's playoffs. The 15th anniversary season of the EuroCup promises an exciting, month-long finish with best-of-three quarterfinals, semifinals and finals series culminating in the crowning of a new champion by early April.