Sasha Vezenkov powered Olympiacos Piraeus to an 80-94 win at LDLC ASVEL Villeurbanne that assured the Reds home-court advantage in the playoffs and earned him another MVP of the Round honor.
Round 32 MVP: Sasha Vezenkov, Olympiacos Piraeus
Vezenkov scored 18 points by making 6 of 9 two-point shots and 2 of 5 three-pointers. He pulled down 10 rebounds, for the only double-double of Round 23. He also posted 2 assists, 1 steal and 2 fouls drawn. Vezenkov's performance index rating of 26 topped all winning players in Round 32, marking his second MVP honor this season and the fourth of his career.
The highest-rated performance in Round 32 belonged to Vasilije Micic of Anadolu Efes Istanbul, who had a PIR of 28 in a loss against AX Armani Exchange Milan. Micic scored 27 points to go with 5 assists, 2 rebounds and drew 5 fouls. Three players – Keenan Evan of Maccabi Playtika Tel Aviv and ALBA Berlin duo of Luke Sikma and Maodo Lo – compiled PIRs of 23 each to complete the list of Round 32's top performers. Evans collected 19 points, 3 steals and 2 rebounds in a thrilling win over Real Madrid; Lo had 22 points, had 4 assists and 4 rebounds, while Sikma picked up 13 points, 9 rebounds and 2 assists in their team's win over Crvena Zvezda mts Belgrade.