EuroLeague will officially tip off on Thursday night, September 30, and the competition has released the injury report for Round 1.
The majority of the teams has one or more players unavailable for the opening round of the EuroLeague. Bayern Munich could be without eight players vs Maccabi Tel-Aviv.
Kresimir Nikic, Christ Koumadje and Johannes Thiemann did not play in the German League this weekend. Their status is uncertain.
AX Armani Exchange Milan
Troy Daniels is out due to a hamstring injury. His status will be re-evaluated in early October.
Rokas Giedraitis and Alec Peters did not play in the Spanish League this weekend and are questionable against Olympiacos.
Crvena Zvezda mts Belgrade
Aaron White is our for at least three more weeks due to a broken forearm. Zvezda was without Dejan Davidovac, Ognjen Dobric and Branko Lazic in its Adriatic League season opener last weekend.
Vladimir Ivlev and Alexander Khomenko are not travelling to Milan this week.
Alex Abrines is sidelined long-term due to a knee injury.
FC Bayern Munich
Paul Zipser is still sidelined after after suffering a brain hemorrhage last season. He is back with the team, however.
Seven other Bayern players – Nihad Djedovic, Vladimir Lucic, Andreas Obst, Leon Radosevic, Othello Hunter, Corey Walden and Gavin Schilling – missed their team’s German League game.
Fenerbahce Beko Istanbul
Danilo Barthel is questionable. Marko Guduric has started to practice with the team.
LDLC ASVEL Villeurbanne
Paul Lacombe (finger) and Raymar Morgan (back) are currently unavailable. Elie Okobo is questionable due to a foot problem.
Maccabi Playtika Tel Aviv
Maccabi center Ante Zizic is set to be sidelined for two months due to a hamstring injury. The Israeli powerhouse signed Mathias Lessort to a short-term deal.
Trey Thompkins and Anthony Randolph are injured and not registered in the 2021-22 EuroLeague. Alberto Abalde has been out for three weeks due to a leg injury.
Paulius Jankunas will not play in Round 1 because of a calf injury.
Zenit St Petersburg
Shabazz Napier is out indefinitely due to an ankle injury. Conner Frankamp is questionable. He left his team’s VTB League game with a foot problem but returned to practice. Dmitry Kulagin is also sidelined.
Here are the nine games of EuroLeague Round 1: