This is how the Euroleague deals with the defeat of Baskonia and Madrid on the last day
he real madrid Signed to court Maccabi Tel Aviv ot (100-96), instead Baskonia bucket Lost on track Olympiacos by 86-78. In this way, the file Olympiacos He was indeed the safe leader of the Ordinary Stage of European League.
he real madrid, For his part, he would take second place if he Barcelona You lose on Friday at P.Aloe Blaugrana before V.Valencia Basket The team that no longer has options qualify for the final match. If Barcelona wins, then Barcelona The second will be real madrid The regular stage would finish in third place.
For his part, he is Baskonia bucket He lost and no longer supported himself. Team Vitória will be out of the final stage if this Friday Zalgiris Kaunas (8:30 p.m.) on the field Bayern Municha team that has no chance of qualifying, and would be eighth if it did Zalgiris loses. In this case, his opponent in the round of 16 will be him Olympiacos.
There are three matches, where positions are decided on this Friday, and Barcelona – Valencia, Bayern Zalgiris, as well as Partizan – Panathinaikos (8:30 p.m.).
for him real madrid Thursday’s defeat is not good news, because if Barcelona will win party Wins will be his turn in the quarter-finals partyled team Zeljko Obradovic It’s very decent at the moment. For Barcelona, Friday’s game will be important, because if the results are as expected (i.e. wins… Zlgiris and Partizan) He was going to play in the quarter-finals zalgiris kaunas, It will be the seventh. Lithuanian national team where Barcelona coach, Sarunas Jasikeviciusstarting his career as a coach, is a team that has had an excellent season, but theoretically is one step ahead of other potential rivals, although it is clear that any competitor in the playoffs will be difficult in this. European League which was marked by great equality.
In the end, if Barcelona Wins and comes second potential rivals Zalgiris, Fenerbahce or Partizan. The most likely scenario is Zalgiris. If Barcelona loses, so are potential rivals Partizan and Fenerbahce.
An all but certain quarter-final tie is what the A.S Monacowhich was already in fourth place before this day, and Maccabi Tel Avivby defeating him real madrid Fifth will be safe. The winner of this tie can meet Olympiacos In the semifinals, while in the other semifinals there can be a Barcelona – Madrid.