EuroLeague: Fenerbahçe Beko beats Barcelona Lassa

EuroLeague: Fenerbahçe Beko beats Barcelona Lassa

ISTANBUL- Anadolu Agency

Turkey's Fenerbahçe Beko defeated Spain's Barcelona Lassa 88-82 in the Turkish Airlines EuroLeague on March 15.   

Fenerbahçe Beko is currently atop the league at 22-4.     

Fenerbahçe's top scorer in the match was Kostas Sloukas with 22 points.     

Fenerbahçe Beko, Real Madrid, and CSKA Moscow have all ensured themselves playoff spots.     

On March 15, Turkey's Anadolu Efes also beat Israel's Maccabi FOX Tel Aviv in the Turkish Airlines EuroLeague play.     

The 79-71 win notches Anadolu Efes' record at 17-9 to maintain fourth place in the standings.     

Spain's HerbaLife Gran Canaria beat Turkey's Darussafaka Tekfen 84-64 on March 14.

Sixteen teams are competing in the league- four Spanish, three Turkish, two Russian, and two Greek teams, and one team each from Germany, Italy, Israel, Lithuania, and Montenegro.     

Turkey is represented by Anadolu Efes, Fenerbahçe Beko, and Darüşşafaka Tekfen.     

The regular season is being played from Oct. 11, 2018 to April 5, 2019, with the top eight advancing to the playoffs to be played April 16 to 30.     

Winners will advance to the Final Four on May 17-19 at Fernando Buesa Arena in the Spanish city of Vitoria-Gasteiz in single-elimination matchups.