1999–2000 FIBA EuroLeague

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FIBA EuroLeague
PaokSports.JPG
The Final Four was hosted at the PAOK Sports Arena
Season 1999–2000
Champions Greece Panathinaikos
(2nd title)
Runners-up Israel Maccabi Elite
Third place Turkey Efes Pilsen
Fourth place Spain FC Barcelona
Teams 24
Dates 23 September 1999 – 4 April 2000
Awards
Final Four MVP Federal Republic of Yugoslavia Željko Rebrača
Statistical leaders
Points Slovenia Miljan Goljović
20.2
Rebounds Turkey Hüseyin Beşok
10.0
Assists United States David Rivers
4.9

The 1999–2000 FIBA EuroLeague was the 43rd installment of the European top-tier level professional club competition for basketball clubs (now called simply EuroLeague). It began on September 23, 1999, and ended on April 4, 2000. The competition's Final Four was held at PAOK Sports Arena, Thessaloniki, with Panathinaikos defeating Maccabi Tel Aviv in the EuroLeague Final, in front of 8,500 spectators.[1]

Efes Pilsen finished in the third position, and FC Barcelona finished fourth.

Competition system[edit]

  • 24 teams (the national domestic league champions from the best leagues, and a variable number of other clubs from the most important national domestic leagues). The competition culminated in a Final Four.

First round[edit]

Group A[edit]

Team Pld W L PF PA Diff
1. Spain FC Barcelona 10 9 1 780 685 +95
2. Russia CSKA Moscow 10 7 3 754 705 +49
3. Italy Benetton Treviso 10 6 4 700 675 +25
4. Greece PAOK 10 5 5 730 680 +50
5. France Cholet 10 2 8 640 711 -71
6. Federal Republic of Yugoslavia Crvena zvezda 10 1 9 636 784 -148

Group B[edit]

Team Pld W L PF PA Diff
1. Greece Panathinaikos 10 9 1 802 690 +112
2. Slovenia Union Olimpija 10 5 5 776 791 -15
3. Spain Real Madrid 10 5 5 714 743 -29
4. Germany Alba Berlin 10 5 5 734 747 -14
5. Turkey Tofaş 10 4 6 715 738 -23
6. Lithuania Žalgiris 10 2 8 719 751 -32

Group C[edit]

Team Pld W L PF PA Diff
1. France ASVEL 10 8 2 711 645 +66
2. Greece Olympiacos 10 6 4 668 627 +41
3. Israel Maccabi Elite 10 6 4 773 714 +59
4. Turkey Ülker 10 5 5 756 770 -14
5. Italy Varese Roosters 10 3 7 715 762 -47
6. Slovenia Pivovarna Laško 10 2 8 712 817 -105

Group D[edit]

Team Pld W L PF PA Diff
1. Turkey Efes Pilsen 10 6 4 707 678 +29
2. Croatia Cibona 10 6 4 744 759 -15
3. Italy Paf Wennington Bologna 10 6 4 729 703 +26
4. Federal Republic of Yugoslavia Budućnost 10 5 5 760 746 +14
5. Spain Caja San Fernando 10 5 5 699 689 +10
6. France Pau-Orthez 10 2 8 686 750 -64

Second round[edit]

(The individual scores and standings of the First stage were accumulated in the Second stage)

If one or more clubs were level on won-lost record, tiebreakers were applied in the following order:

  1. Head-to-head record in matches between the tied clubs
  2. Overall point difference in games between the tied clubs
  3. Overall point difference in all group matches (first tiebreaker if tied clubs were not in the same group)
  4. Points scored in all group matches
  5. Sum of quotients of points scored and points allowed in each group match
Key to colors
     Top four places in each group advance to Playoff

Group E[edit]

Team Pld W L PF PA Diff
1. Spain FC Barcelona 16 12 4 1183 1091 +92
2. Russia CSKA Moscow 16 9 7 1216 1182 +34
3. Italy Benetton Treviso 16 9 7 1156 1139 +17
4. Germany Alba Berlin 16 9 7 1174 1186 -12
5. Turkey Tofaş 16 8 8 1193 1171 +22
6. Lithuania Žalgiris 16 4 12 1148 1200 -52

Group F[edit]

Team Pld W L PF PA Diff
1. Greece Panathinaikos 16 13 3 1246 1084 +162
2. Slovenia Union Olimpija 16 10 6 1201 1175 +26
3. Spain Real Madrid 16 10 6 1227 1187 +40
4. Greece PAOK 16 7 9 1140 1114 +26
5. France Cholet 16 3 13 1054 1186 -132
6. Federal Republic of Yugoslavia Crvena zvezda 16 2 14 1034 1257 -223

Group G[edit]

Team Pld W L PF PA Diff
1. Israel Maccabi Elite 16 12 4 1182 1050 +132
2. France ASVEL 16 11 5 1107 1056 +51
3. Greece Olympiacos 16 10 6 1117 1045 +72
4. Federal Republic of Yugoslavia Budućnost 16 7 9 1164 1168 -4
5. Spain Caja San Fernando 16 6 10 1068 1107 -39
6. France Pau-Orthez 16 4 12 1078 1164 -86

Group H[edit]

Team Pld W L PF PA Diff
1. Turkey Efes Pilsen 16 11 5 1221 1142 +79
2. Italy Paf Wennington Bologna 16 10 6 1198 1145 +53
3. Croatia Cibona 16 10 6 1201 1207 -6
4. Turkey Ülker 16 8 8 1204 1235 -31
5. Italy Varese Roosters 16 5 11 1186 1240 -54
6. Slovenia Pivovarna Laško 16 2 14 1147 1314 -167

Knockout phase[edit]

Bracket[edit]

 
Top 16
31 January –14 February
Quarterfinals
21 February – 7 March
Semifinals
April 18
Final
April 20
 
                           
 
 
 
 
Spain FC Barcelona 2
 
 
 
Turkey Ülker 1
 
Spain FC Barcelona 2
 
 
 
Slovenia Union Olimpija 1
 
Slovenia Union Olimpija 2
 
 
 
Greece Olympiacos 1
 
Spain FC Barcelona 51
 
 
 
Israel Maccabi Elite 65
 
Israel Maccabi Elite 2
 
 
 
Greece PAOK 1
 
Greece Maccabi Elite 2
 
 
 
Italy Paf Bologna 1
 
Italy Paf Bologna 2
 
 
 
Italy Benetton Treviso 0
 
Israel Maccabi Elite 67
 
 
 
Greece Panathinaikos 73
 
Greece Panathinaikos 2
 
 
 
Federal Republic of Yugoslavia Budućnost 1
 
Greece Panathinaikos 2
 
 
 
Croatia Cibona 0
 
Russia CSKA Moscow 1
 
 
 
Croatia Cibona 2
 
Greece Panathinaikos 81
 
 
 
Turkey Efes Pilsen 71
 
Turkey Efes Pilsen 2
 
 
 
Germany Alba Berlin 0
 
Turkey Efes Pilsen 2
 
 
 
France ASVEL 1
 
France ASVEL 2
 
 
Spain Real Madrid 0
 

Top 16[edit]

Team 1 Agg. Team 2 1st leg 2nd leg 3rd leg
Union Olimpija Slovenia 2–1 Greece Olympiacos 65–61 52–68 85–67
FC Barcelona Spain 2–1 Turkey Ülker 78–73 60–63 86–65
Paf Wennington Bologna Italy 2–0 Italy Benetton Treviso 82–73 77–61
Maccabi Elite Israel 2–1 Greece PAOK 77–62 55–67 78–62
CSKA Moscow Russia 1–2 Croatia Cibona 72–75 75–55 69–78
Panathinaikos Greece 2–1 Federal Republic of Yugoslavia Budućnost 65–59 64–77 78–61
ASVEL France 2–0 Spain Real Madrid 72–59 85–73
Efes Pilsen Turkey 2–0 Germany Alba Berlin 90–81 93–73

Quarterfinals[edit]

Team 1 Agg. Team 2 1st leg 2nd leg 3rd leg
FC Barcelona Spain 2–1 Slovenia Union Olimpija 70–67 64–71 71–66
Maccabi Elite Israel 2–1 Italy Paf Wennington Bologna 62–65 80–73 79–64
Panathinaikos Greece 2–0 Croatia Cibona 73–62 69–63
Efes Pilsen Turkey 2–1 France ASVEL 93–85 60–77 68–66

Final Four[edit]

Semifinals[edit]

April 18, PAOK Sports Arena, Thessaloniki

Team 1  Score  Team 2
FC Barcelona Spain 51–65 Israel Maccabi Elite
Panathinaikos Greece 81–71 Turkey Efes Pilsen

Third place game[edit]

April 20, PAOK Sports Arena, Thessaloniki

Team 1  Score  Team 2
FC Barcelona Spain 69–75 Turkey Efes Pilsen

Final[edit]

April 20, PAOK Sports Arena, Thessaloniki

Team 1  Score  Team 2
Maccabi Elite Israel 67–73 Greece Panathinaikos


1999–2000 FIBA EuroLeague Champions
Greece
Panathinaikos
2nd Title

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