Week 8 of 2012-13 Turkish Airlines Euroleague Top 16
With four games today, and four games tomorrow, with a lot of exciting pivotal action will start Turkish Airlines Euroleague Top 16, Week 8.
After seven played games, in Group E, Real Madrid and Anadolu Efes Istanbul are at the top with identical 6-1 record.
Same record have leaders in Group F, FC Barcelona Regal and Montepaschi Siena.
Thursday, starting with Fenerbahce Ulker (2-5) hosting FC Barcelona Regal (5-1), the Group F co-leader, at 18:45 CET.
FC Barcelona Regal is leader in Group F with 6-1 record, and Fenerbahce Ulker currently with 2-5 record.
Maccabi Electra (2-5) will host Montepaschi Siena (5-1), the other co-leader, to Tel Aviv for a 20:05 tipoff.
Maccabi Electra in pretty tough situation after 7 played games, and it will be interesting what they can offer against very good Montepachi Siena.
At Friday, at 16:30, Khimki Moscow Region (4-3) hosts Besiktas JK Istanbul (0-7) with a chance to keep pace with the playoff contenders in Group F.
It is still long run to the next stage, but however, this week will bring many good and exciting games.
Here is the schedule for Game 8 of Top 16 Turkish Airlines Euroleague:
Brose Baskets Bamberg vs. Unicaja Malaga Thu, 20:45
Zalgiris Kaunas vs. Panathinaikos Athens Thu, 20:45
Anadolu Efes Istanbul vs. CSKA Moscow Fri, 19:00
Real Madrid vs. Alba Berlin Fri, 20:45
Fenerbahce Ulker Istanbul vs. FC Barcelona Regal Thu, 18:45
Maccabi Electra vs. Montepaschi Siena Thu, 20:05
BC Khimki Moscow Region vs. Besiktas JK Fri, 16:30
Olympiacos Piraeus vs. Caja Laboral Vitoria Fri, 20:00