EuroLeague Round 30 Recap: Fenerbahce set new record

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The final round of the EuroLeague regular season saw Fenerbahce finish with the best record under the new format (25-5).

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The Turks defeated Maccabi Tel-Aviv (78-75), thanks to Kostas Sloukas’ three-pointer at the buzzer. The 2017 EuroLeague champions set another record, as they finished the regular season undefeated at home (15-0).

In the other matches, Olympiacos decimated Darussafaka (99-74), Bayern Munich rallied past Gran Canaria (84-77) and Barcelona beat Khimki at home (83-74).

Aside from the Catalans and Fenerbahce, the other six teams had already been eliminated from the playoffs.

In the postseason, Fenerbahce (1) will face Zalgiris Kaunas (8), CSKA Moscow (2) will battle Baskonia (7), Real Madrid (3) will play against Panathinaikos (6) and Anadolu Efes (4) will clash with Barcelona (5).

The playoffs will start on Tuesday, April 16.

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