EuroLeague MVP Vasilije Micic led Anadolu Efes to victory with 25 points while Shane Larkin scored 21 points, making 12 of 12 free throws. Anadolu Efes became the second Turkish team to win the trophy after Fenerbahce were crowned champions in 2017.
Barcelona Lassa defeat Anadolu Efes 82-72 in the play-offs to force a decisive Game 5, as Russia’s CSKA Moscow beat Spain’s Baskonia.
Fenerbahce Beko took the final four ticket, five years in a row, after beating Lithuanian Zalgiris Kaunas with 99-82 on Thursday night, closing out the series 3-1.
In basketball action, Turkey's Anadolu Efes defeated Germany's Bayern Munich 92-77 in the 16th round of the 2018-19 Turkish Airlines EuroLeague regular season on Thursday night.
Led by French guard Fabien Causeur and 19-year-old Slovenian Luka Doncic, Real forced defending champions Fenerbahce into submission thanks to iron-clad defending.
Despite a 72-65 loss to Reyer Venezia on Wednesday, the final's first leg performance at home proves enough for Galatasaray to win the title on aggregate.
With Fenerbahce winning the 2017 EuroLeague title, Turkish fans are hopeful that the national team can emulate this famed club’s performance in the 40th edition of the tournament.
Fenerbahce beat Olympiacos 80-64 on Sunday, winning the Turkish Airlines EuroLeague basketball tournament for Turkey for the first time.
Fenerbahce defeats Spanish powerhouse Real Madrid 84-75 in semi-final of the basketball tournament held in Istanbul.
Panathinaikos' boss Dimitris Giannakopoulos decided to punish his players for losing to Istanbul's Fenerbahce by canceling their flight tickets and putting them on a bus for an eleven hour ride back home.
Fenerbahce loses 101-96 to CSKA Moscow at the Turkish Airlines Euroleague final.
Fenerbahce and CSKA Moscow will meet in Euroleague after Fenerbahce defeated Spanish Laboral Kutxa Vitoria on Friday.
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