Lasting originals reunion in the BCL Quarterfinals

17/Mar/23 16:33 March 21, 2023

Giannis Askounis

17/Mar/23 16:33

Longevity in the Basketball Champions League pays off for three AEK, SIG Strasbourg, and Lenovo Tenerife

By Johnny Askounis/

Since the formation of the Basketball Champions League, plenty of changes have been made, improving the product, from formats to clubs and players growing in a competitive field. A long journey getting even more exciting every single season. This season continues the upward trend as the Final Four inches closer.

Among the constants, six teams have been present in all seven editions of FIBA’s continental competition. Three of the lasting BCL originals, defending champion Lenovo Tenerife plus AEK and SIG Strasbourg made it to the Quarterfinals of the 2022-23 season. A reunion bringing back memories and also the next checkpoint in the hunt for European glory.

Eurohoops surveys all six lasting originals, ups and downs, and overall progress through the Champions League.