EuroLeague round 26 concludes on Friday with a big matchup in the hunt for a top-4 seed for Panathinaikos and Fenerbahce. The Greens hosts the Turkish giants without captain Kostas Sloukas.
Sloukas felt discomfort in his adductors and the team wants to protect him ahead of the Greek Cup Final Eight which will take place next week. AS Monaco travelled to Bologna in order to play against Virtus.
Monaco meets the Italians without any absences, while Virtus remains without center Devontae Cacok who will miss the rest of the season.
EuroLeague injury report for Friday’s action\
Virtus Segafredo Bologna
Toko Shengelia returned to action in Round 25 after missing three games. He is available for Round 26 vs. Monaco.
Davontae Cacok suffered a season-ending knee injury in Round 17.
There are no reported injuries by Zalgiris for its Round 26 game against Zvezda.
Zalgirs signed Karolis Lukosiunas ahead of the deadline and registered him for Round 26.
Kostas Sloukas, missed last three games but returned to action in domestic league game on Monday. His status is doubtful for Round 26 against Fenerbahce.
Aleksander Balcerowski returned to action in domestic league game on Monday. His status is unclear for Round 26.
Mathias Lessort missed Panathinaikos’s domestic league game on Monday. He’s going to play on Friday’s EuroLeague round 26 matchup vs Fener.
Juancho Hernangomez missed Panathinaikos’s domestic league game on Monday. He is considered available for Round 26.
Ioannis Papapetrou missed Panathinaikos’s domestic league game on Monday. He’s going to play on Friday’s EuroLeague round 26 matchup vs Fener.
Fenerbahce Beko Istanbul
Nigel Hayes-Davis returned to action in Round 25.
Dyshawn Pierre is out until early March due to a hamstring injury. He is unavailable for Round 26.
Yigit Hamza Mestoglu suffered a season-ending ACL rupture ahead of Round 23. He is out long-term.
Metecan Birsen has yet to play this season and remains sidelined recovering from a knee injury.
Fenerbahce signed Mert Eksioglu ahead of the deadline, but made him inactive.
Alex Abrines hasn’t played since Round 14 due to a muscle tear. He returned to light practices a few days ago.
Michael Caicedo is sidelined indefinitely with a broken right foot.
Barcelona signed Ricky Rubio ahead of the deadline and registered him for Round 26.
Crvena Zvezda Meridianbet Belgrade
Nikola Topic suffered a knee injury in Round 19 and is out indefinitely.
Zvezda signed Trey Thompkins ahead of the deadline and registered him for Round 26.
Milos Teodosic and Branko Lazic, both with leg problems, are doubtful for the EuroLeague Round 26 game against Zalgiris.
Monaco has reported a full squad available for Round 26.
Johannes Thiemann is back to practices and available vs. Barcelona in Round 26.
Louis Olinde hasn’t played since Round 14 due to a flu-like infection. He is recovering but he will not be available for Round 26.
Ziga Samar, who last played in Round 10, remains sidelined by foot tendonitis.