The triumph of Olympiacos over Anadolu Efes in overtime (87-85) highlighted the first day of Round 26 in the EuroLeague.
Kostas Sloukas hit the game winner at the buzzer and handed the “Reds” their second straight win (87-85). Olympiacos and Efes split the season series (1-1).
In the other matches, Maccabi Tel-Aviv and Armani Milano clinched big home victories. On the other hand, Zenit Saint Petersburg and Monaco suffered painful defeats that put their playoff spot in jeopardy.
ALBA Berlin (8-16) vs Zenit Saint Petersburg (14-9): 76-67
Olympiacos (14-9) vs Anadolu Efes (12-12): 87-85
Monaco (12-13) vs Zalgiris Kaunas (4-19): 82-83
Maccabi Tel-Aviv (11-12) vs CSKA Moscow (14-10): 84-75
Armani Milano (17-7) vs Baskonia (7-17): 89-78