Vincent Poirier Real Madrid Zenit Saint Petersburg
Photo: EuroLeague Basketball

Real Madrid made another step towards the playoffs and the home-court advantage, after claiming its ninth straight victory.

The “Whites” dominated Zenit Saint Petersburg at home (85-64) and remained on top of the standings. For their part, Olympiacos and UNICS Kazan snapped their respective losing streaks, while CSKA Moscow maintained a top four push.

Last but not least, EuroLeague champions Anadolu Efes edged ASVEL Villeurbanne and retained its place within the playoff zone. Next week, the Clasico between Real Madrid and FC Barcelona headlines Round 26.

CSKA Moscow (14-9) vs ALBA Berlin (7-16): 91-72

Anadolu Efes (12-11) vs ASVEL Villeurbanne (9-15): 78-72

Zalgiris Kaunas (3-18) – UNICS Kazan (13-10): 67-76

Baskonia (7-16) vs Olympiacos (13-9): 62-72

Real Madrid (20-3) vs Zenit Saint Petersburg (14-8): 85-64