09 October, 2018
05 May, 2019
1 Amar'e Stoudemire (JER)
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Hapoel Jerusalem, the rebounds expert and 13 other facts you might have missed this week

MIES (Switzerland) - The first leg of the Basketball Champions League Round of 16 is just behind us. The perfect time to have a look a some key facts to take away after this week's games.


  • A French team has been involved in four of the six BCL games that have ended in a draw (ASVEL x2, Strasbourg and Le Mans).
  • Iberostar Tenerife have scored fewer than 60 points in a single game for the first time in BCL history.
  • Nanterre have conceded fewer than 60 points for the third time this season, a joint-high alongside Iberostar Tenerife and UCAM Murcia.
  • Nizhny Novgorod scored 95 points against Umana Reyer Venezia, only three teams have scored more points than the Russians in a single BCL Play-Offs game ever.
  • Hapoel Bank Yahav Jerusalem have grabbed 40+ rebounds for the ninth time this season, the most among all teams in BCL in 2018/19.
  • UCAM Murcia conceded 75 points against Telenet Giants Antwerp: only once have they allowed their opponents to score 75 or more points in a single BCL Play-Offs game ever.
  • AEK scored 50 points in the paint against PAOK, only two teams have scored more than 50 points in the paint in a single game in the BCL Play-Offs history.

TEAMS HIGH - Round of 16, leg 1

Efficiency 104  3 teams  -
Points 95  Nizhny Novgorod  Umana Reyer Venezia
FG Made 34  Nizhny Novgorod  Umana Reyer Venezia
  34  AEK  PAOK
FG Attempted 72  Le Mans  Segafredo Virtus Bologna
FG% 55%  Nizhny Novgorod  Umana Reyer Venezia
2P Made 26  Brose Bamberg  Banvit
2P Attempted 53  Le Mans  Segafredo Virtus Bologna
2P% 68%  Telenet Giants Antwerp  UCAM Murcia
3P Made 11  Promitheas Patras  Iberostar Tenerife
  11  Nanterre 92  Besiktas Sompo Japan
3P Attempted 31  Neptunas Klaipeda  Hapoel Bank Yahav Jerusalem
3P% 42%  PAOK  AEK
  42%  Promitheas Patras  Iberostar Tenerife
FT Made 22  Umana Reyer Venezia  Nizhny Novgorod
  22  Neptunas Klaipeda  Hapoel Bank Yahav Jerusalem
FT Attempted 30  Umana Reyer Venezia  Nizhny Novgorod
FT% 84%  Iberostar Tenerife  Promitheas Patras
Off. Reb 17  Banvit  Brose Bamberg
Def. Reb 32  Hapoel Bank Yahav Jerusalem  Neptunas Klaipeda
Total Reb 46  Le Mans  Segafredo Virtus Bologna
Assists 20  AEK  PAOK
  20  Hapoel Bank Yahav Jerusalem  Neptunas Klaipeda
Most Turnovers 18  Hapoel Bank Yahav Jerusalem  Neptunas Klaipeda
Fewest Turnovers 9  3 teams  -
Steals 12  Nizhny Novgorod  Umana Reyer Venezia
Blocks 4  Hapoel Bank Yahav Jerusalem  Neptunas Klaipeda
  4  Nanterre 92  Besiktas Sompo Japan
Bench PTS 40  Brose Bamberg  Banvit
PTS from TO 24  Nizhny Novgorod  Umana Reyer Venezia
Fast Break PTS 19  AEK  PAOK
  19  Nanterre 92  Besiktas Sompo Japan
2nd Chance PTS 23  Banvit  Brose Bamberg
PTS in the Paint 50  AEK  PAOK



  • Nizhny Novgorod's Kendrick Perry scored 34 points against Umana Reyer Venezia, only two players have done better in a BCL Play-Offs game. Perry is the first player in the BCL playoffs history to score more than 30 points (34) while making 5+ assists (6) in a game.
  • AEK's Vince Hunter (20pts, 12reb) is the third player in the BCL Play-Offs history to make a double-double with 20+ points scored after Vladimir Stimac and Jordan Theodore.
  • Le Mans' Valentin Bigote scored 25 points against Segafredo Virtus Bologna, his best tally in a BCL game. He has scored 75 points in his last four BCL games, just five less than in his 11 first games combined (80).
  • Hapoel Bank Yahav Jerusalem's Tamir Blatt is only the third player to tally more than one double-double with points and assists in BCL this season.
  • Banvit's Jordan Morgan has made his seventh double-double in BCL history, a joint-high alongside three other players (Babacar Toure, Kyrylo Fesenko and Vladimir Stimac).
  • Banvit's Gary Neal missed his first free-throw in BCL this season after scoring his first 16 attempts from the FT line; Neal has scored 18+ points in his last four consecutive games in BCL.
  • Brose Bamberg's Tyrese Rice has scored 20+ points in six different BCL games in 2018/19: only Vince Hunter has had more games with 20 or more points in the league this season (7).

PLAYERS HIGH - Round of 16, leg 1

Efficiency 29  Kendrick Perry  Nizhny Novgorod  Umana Reyer Venezia
Points 34  Kendrick Perry  Nizhny Novgorod  Umana Reyer Venezia
Bench PTS 19  Elias Harris  Brose Bamberg  Banvit
FG Made 12  Kendrick Perry  Nizhny Novgorod  Umana Reyer Venezia
FG Attempted 22  Gary Neal  Banvit  Brose Bamberg
2P Made 10  Vince Hunter  AEK  PAOK
2P Attempted 13  Vince Hunter  AEK  PAOK
3P Made 5  Kendrick Perry  Nizhny Novgorod  Umana Reyer Venezia
  5  Askia Booker  UCAM Murcia  Telenet Giants Antwerp
3P Attempted 10  3 players  -  -
FT Made 8  Andrea De Nicolao  Umana Reyer Venezia  Nizhny Novgorod
  8  Colton Iverson  Iberostar Tenerife  Promitheas Patras
FT Attempted 11  Mitchel Watt  Umana Reyer Venezia  Nizhny Novgorod
Off. Reb 6  Vince Hunter  AEK  PAOK
  6  Jordan Morgan  Banvit  Brose Bamberg
Def. Reb 10  Ivan Buva  Besiktas Sompo Japan  Nanterre 92
Total Reb 14  Ivan Buva  Besiktas Sompo Japan  Nanterre 92
Assists 10  Tamir Blatt  Hapoel Bank Yahav Jerusalem  Neptunas Klaipeda
Turnovers 6  Kendrick Perry  Nizhny Novgorod  Umana Reyer Venezia
Steals 4  Tyler Kalinoski  Telenet Giants Antwerp  UCAM Murcia
Blocks 3  Julian Gamble  Nanterre 92  Besiktas Sompo Japan
  3  Octavius Ellis  Promitheas Patras  Iberostar Tenerife
Minutes 36:25  Oleksabdr Lypovyy  Promitheas Patras  Iberostar Tenerife