Mike James CSKA Anadolu Efes
Photo: EuroLeague Basketball

In a thrilling rematch of last season’s Championship Game, Mike James hit the game-winner to lift CSKA Moscow to an 80-81 win over Anadolu Efes.

The victory helped the defending champions improve to 10-5, whereas Efes saw its eight-game winning streak come to an end and dropped to 12-3 for a share of first place in the standings.

For his part, James finished the game with 28 points (10/12 shooting), six rebounds and four assists.