NBA Vs. EuroLeague Games

The following is a list of NBA versus EuroLeague games. The list includes only games in which NBA clubs have played against teams that participated in that same upcoming season's top-tier level FIBA European Champions Cup or EuroLeague competition. The first game was played in the year 1978, by the defending NBA champion Washington Bullets and Maccabi Elite, prior to the 1978-79 basketball season. Maccabi won the game at Yad Eliyahu Arena in Tel Aviv, Israel, by a score of 98-97.

Rules

  • FIBA era (1978-1999):

The games between NBA and FIBA teams that took place between 1978 and 1999, were played under a set of mixed FIBA and NBA rules.

The games that take place in the United States and Canada are played under NBA rules and with three NBA refs. The games that take place outside of the United States and Canada are played under NBA rules, with two NBA refs and one EuroLeague ref.

Statistics

  • FIBA era (1978-1999):
    • NBA teams had a record of 23-3 against FIBA teams during the FIBA era, when the games were played under a set of mixed NBA and FIBA rules.
  • Euroleague Basketball era (2003-present):
    • NBA teams have a combined record of 52-13 against EuroLeague teams since 2003, playing under NBA rules.
    • NBA teams have a record of 36-4 when playing the games at home, under NBA rules, and with three NBA refs.
    • NBA teams have a record of 16-9 when playing the games away, under NBA rules, with two NBA refs and one EuroLeague ref.
  • NBA teams have an overall record of 75-16 against EuroLeague teams.

Game results FIBA era (1978-1999)

This is a list of NBA versus EuroLeague games during the FIBA era, when the FIBA European Champions Cup was run by FIBA Europe, from the inaugural 1958 season to the 2000-01 FIBA SuproLeague. The list includes only games in which NBA clubs have played against teams that participated in that same upcoming season's top-tier level FIBA European Champions Cup competition. The first game was played in the year 1978, prior to the 1978-79 basketball season. The games between NBA and EuroLeague teams that took place between 1978 and 1999, were played under a set of mixed FIBA and NBA rules.

1970s

1980s

August 31st, 1984
Seattle SuperSonics United States 111-110 Switzerland Vevey
October 23rd, 1987
Milwaukee Bucks United States 123-111 Italy Tracer Milano
October 12th, 1989
Miami Heat United States 101-95 Israel Maccabi Elite
October 20th, 1989
Denver Nuggets United States 137-103 Spain FC Barcelona
Italy PalaEUR, Rome
October 22nd, 1989
Denver Nuggets United States 135-129 Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia Jugoplastika
Italy PalaEUR, Rome

1990s

October 11th, 1990
New York Knicks United States 119-115 (OT) Italy Scavolini Pesaro
October 13th 1990
New York Knicks United States 117-101 Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia Pop 84
October 16th, 1990
Los Angeles Lakers United States 129-106 Israel Maccabi Elite
October 27th, 1991
Los Angeles Clippers United States 98-93 Israel Maccabi Elite
October 22nd, 1993
Phoenix Suns United States 145-115 Spain Real Madrid
October 23rd, 1993
Phoenix Suns United States 112-90 Italy Buckler Bologna
October 21st, 1995
Houston Rockets United States 126-112 Italy Buckler Bologna
United Kingdom London Arena, London
October 18th, 1997
Chicago Bulls United States 104-78 Greece Olympiacos
October 11th, 1999
Miami Heat United States 126-91 Israel Maccabi Elite

Game results Euroleague Basketball era (2003-present)

This is a list of NBA versus EuroLeague games during the Euroleague Basketball era, since the EuroLeague has been run by Euroleague Basketball, beginning with the Euroleague 2000-01 season. The list includes only games in which NBA clubs have played against teams that participated in that same upcoming season's top-tier level EuroLeague competition. The first games were played in the year 2003, prior to the 2003-04 basketball season. The games that take place in the United States and Canada are played under NBA rules and with three NBA refs. The games that take place outside of the United States and Canada are played under NBA rules, with two NBA refs and one EuroLeague ref.

2000s

October 6th, 2006
Phoenix Suns United States 100-93 Italy Lottomatica Roma
October 10th, 2006
Denver Nuggets United States 118-102 Turkey Efes Pilsen
October 11th, 2006
Phoenix Suns United States 119-102 Israel Maccabi Elite
October 11th, 2007
New York Knicks United States 112-85 Israel Maccabi Elite
United States Madison Square Garden, New York City
October 19th, 2007
Washington Wizards United States 115-96 Lithuania ?algiris
United States Verizon Center, Washington, D.C.
October 18th, 2008
Los Angeles Lakers United States 108-104 Spain Regal FC Barcelona
United States Staples Center, Los Angeles
October 19th, 2008
Los Angeles Clippers United States 114-109 Spain Regal FC Barcelona
United States Staples Center, Los Angeles
October 3rd, 2009
Denver Nuggets United States 102-70 Serbia Partizan
October 18th, 2009
New York Knicks United States 106-91 Israel Maccabi Electra
United States Madison Square Garden, New York City
October 20th, 2009
Los Angeles Clippers United States 108-96 Israel Maccabi Electra
United States Staples Center, Los Angeles

2010s

October 6th, 2012
Dallas Mavericks United States 89-84 Germany Alba Berlin
Germany O2 World, Berlin
October 7th 2014
Brooklyn Nets United States 111-94 Israel Maccabi Electra
United States Barclays Center, New York City
October 8th 2014
San Antonio Spurs United States 93-94 Germany Alba Berlin
Germany O2 World, Berlin
October 5th, 2015
Brooklyn Nets United States 96-101 Turkey Fenerbahçe
United States Barclays Center, New York City

NBA champions vs EuroLeague champions

The following is a list of games that have been played between the then current champions of the NBA and the then current champions of the EuroLeague.

October 18th, 1997
Chicago Bulls United States 104-78 Greece Olympiacos

See also

References

  1. ^ NBA Europe Live 2012 Euroleague. June 25, 2012

External links


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