AEK with the best yearly record and 15 other facts you might have missed this week
MIES (Switzerland) - The ninth week of the Basketball Champions League season is just behind us. The perfect time to have a look a some key facts to take away after this week's games.
- AEK have won their 15th BCL game in 2018, more than any other team in the competition during this calendar year.
- UNET Holon is the second team in BCL history with no point scored by the bench during a game (after Khimik against Oradea in November 2016). In fact, UNET Holon's 69 points tonight have been scored by only four players.
- No team has made fewer fouls in a BCL game this season than Montakit Fuenlabrada against Telenet Giants Antwerp tonight (11).
- Telenet Giants Antwerp scored 102 points against Montakit Fuenlabrada, the most for a Belgium team in a BCL game.
- Nanterre 92 attempted 18 and made six 2-pointers against Iberostar Tenerife, less than any other team in a BCL game this season.
- Telekom Baskets Bonn made 59% of their 3-pointers attempted against PAOK (13/22), best % for a team in a BCL game this season.
- AEK scored 91% of their 33 free throws attempted (30) against CEZ Nymburk, best % for a team with more than 30 FT attempted in a BCL game this season.
- Opava have lost their last eight games in BCL, current longest losing run in the competition.
TEAMS HIGH - Week 9
|Efficiency||132||Hapoel Bank Yahav Jerusalem||Lietkabelis|
|Points||102||Telenet Giants Antwerp||Montakit Fuenlabrada|
|FG Made||40||Hapoel Bank Yahav Jerusalem||Lietkabelis|
|FG Attempted||73||CEZ Nymburk||AEK|
|FG%||60%||Telenet Giants Antwerp||Montakit Fuenlabrada|
|2P Made||30||Hapoel Bank Yahav Jerusalem||Lietkabelis|
|2P Attempted||50||Hapoel Bank Yahav Jerusalem||Lietkabelis|
|2P%||70%||Sidigas Avellino||MHP Riesen Ludwigsburg|
|3P Made||15||Nizhny Novgorod||Anwil|
|15||Telenet Giants Antwerp||Montakit Fuenlabrada|
|3P Attempted||35||Opava||Fribourg Olympic|
|3P%||59%||Telekom Baskets Bonn||PAOK|
|FT Made||30||AEK||CEZ Nymburk|
|FT Attempted||36||SIG Strasbourg||medi Bayreuth|
|FT%||100%||Telenet Giants Antwerp||Montakit Fuenlabrada|
|Off. Reb||20||Fribourg Olympic||Opava|
|Def. Reb||34||AEK||CEZ Nymburk|
|34||Sidigas Avellino||MHP Riesen Ludwigsburg|
|Total Reb||52||Fribourg Olympic||Opava|
|Assists||30||Hapoel Bank Yahav Jerusalem||Lietkabelis|
|Most Turnovers||18||Brose Bamberg||JDA Dijon|
|18||SIG Strasbourg||medi Bayreuth|
|Fewest Turnovers||6||Hapoel Bank Yahav Jerusalem||Lietkabelis|
|Steals||12||JDA Dijon||Brose Bamberg|
|6||Sidigas Avellino||MHP Riesen Ludwigsburg|
|Bench PTS||52||Telekom Baskets Bonn||PAOK|
|PTS from TO||26||Opava||Fribourg Olympic|
|Fast Break PTS||30||Besiktas Sompo Japan||Neptunas Klaipeda|
|2nd Chance PTS||24||SIG Strasbourg||medi Bayreuth|
|PTS in the Paint||48||Hapoel Bank Yahav Jerusalem||Lietkabelis|
- Telenet Giants Antwerp's Paris Lee has registered his third double-double with points and assists in the BCL this season (27pts, 10ast), more than any other player. He finished his game against Montakit Fuenlabrada with an efficiency rating of +35, the most for a player in this Gameday 9.
- Dijon's David Holston scored 29 points tonight against Brose Bamberg, his personal best in a BCL game and best tally for a player in this Gameday 9.
- Fribourg's Babacar Toure has registered his fifth double-double of the season, more than any player in the BCL 2018/19.
- MHP's Jordon Crawford is the first player to play all the 40 minutes of a game with no overtime this season in BCL.
- Umana Reyer Venezia's Mitchell Watt grabbed 12 defensive rebounds against UNET Holon, the most for a player in a BCL game this season.
- Sidigas Avellino's Hamady Ndiaye made four blocks against MHP Riesen Ludwigsburg, the most for a player with less than 20 minutes played in a BCL game this season (17min 40s).
- Fribourg's Andre Williamson attempted 16 free throws against Opava, joint-most for a player in a BCL game this season.
- Iberostar Tenerife's Lucca Staiger scored no point, grabbed no rebound and made no assist in 17min 47s on the court against Nanterre 92, no player has spent more time in a game this season with no unit in all these categories.
PLAYERS HIGH - Week 9
|Efficiency||35||Paris Lee||Telenet Giants Antwerp||Montakit Fuenlabrada|
|Points||29||David Holston||JDA Dijon||Brose Bamberg|
|Bench PTS||22||Bojan Subotic||Telekom Baskets Bonn||PAOK|
|FG Made||10||David Holston||JDA Dijon||Brose Bamberg|
|FG Attempted||20||Radim Klecka||Opava||Fribourg Olympic|
|2P Made||9||Yanick Moreira||PAOK||Telekom Baskets Bonn|
|9||Radim Klecka||Opava||Fribourg Olympic|
|2P Attempted||16||Radim Klecka||Opava||Fribourg Olympic|
|3P Made||7||Paris Lee||Telenet Giants Antwerp||Montakit Fuenlabrada|
|7||Kassius Robertson||medi Bayreuth||SIG Strasbourg|
|3P Attempted||12||David Holston||JDA Dijon||Brose Bamberg|
|FT Made||10||Ricky Hickman||Brose Bamberg||JDA Dijon|
|10||Vince Hunter||AEK||CEZ Nymburk|
|FT Attempted||16||Andre Williamson||Fribourg Olympic||Opava|
|Off. Reb||6||Petr Cornelie||Le Mans||Banvit|
|6||Youssoupha Fall||SIG Strasbourg||medi Bayreuth|
|Def. Reb||12||Mitchell Watt||Umana Reyer Venezia||UNET Holon|
|Total Reb||14||Mitchell Watt||Umana Reyer Venezia||UNET Holon|
|Assists||12||Kendrick Perry||Nizhny Novgorod||Anwil|
|Turnovers||6||Radim Klecka||Opava||Fribourg Olympic|
|6||Mardy Collins||SIG Strasbourg||medi Bayreuth|
|Blocks||4||Youssoupha Fall||SIG Strasbourg||medi Bayreuth|
|4||Hamady Ndiaye||Sidigas Avellino||MHP Riesen Ludwigsburg|
|Minutes||40||Jordon Crawford||MHP Riesen Ludwigsburg||Sidigas Avellino|