Kaunas, Lithuania – Olympiacos staged a remarkable comeback in the semifinal of the EuroLeague Final Four 2023, overturning a 12-point halftime deficit to triumph over Monaco with a convincing 76-62 victory.
Sasha Vezenkov, recently crowned EuroLeague MVP, showcased his skills once again by leading Olympiacos with 19 points and 6 rebounds. Kostas Papanikolaou also made a significant impact with 15 points and 8 boards, while Moustapha Fall contributed 12 points. Kostas Sloukas played a vital role with 9 points and 7 assists.
For Monaco, Elie Okobo and Mike James displayed strong performances, scoring 17 points each, with Okobo also contributing 5 assists. Jordan Loyd chipped in 11 points in a losing effort.
With this victory, Olympiacos secures their place in the championship game on Sunday. All eyes now turn to the second semifinal showdown between Spanish powerhouses Real Madrid and FC Barcelona, who will battle for the opportunity to face Olympiacos in the title clash.