Panathinaikos endured the come-back of Darussafaka and defeated the Turks at home (75-67) to put an end to a three-game losing streak.
The hosts ended the first half in front by 11 (43-32), yet the visitors came back (57-53) and tied the game (65-65), outscoring their opponents 22-33.
The “Greens” ended the game on a 10-2 run, though, and sealed a crucial win at home.
Konstantinos Mitoglou led the winners with a career-high 20 points, as Nick Calathes had 10 points and 12 assists.
Toney Douglas scored a team-high 15 points for the losing squad, with Michael Eric posting a double-double (10 points, 10 boards).
Panathinaikos improved to 6-6, whereas Darussafaka dropped to 1-11.