The 2017 Domestic League champions

31/Dec/17 19:05 December 31, 2017

Antigoni Zachari

31/Dec/17 19:05

2017 saved in quite a few surprises in domestic leagues. Venezia’s rise, Valencia’s outbreak, Chalon’s domination and more stories.

By Antigoni Zachari /

Let’s take a look at the 2017 champions across Europe for the past season, based on Eurohoops’ domestic league rankings. 10 championships, 10 winners. Who were they?

Spain – Liga Endesa

Champion: Valencia Basket

Valencia‘s rise in the ACB League was astonishing the previous season. Not only did they make tο the playoffs, but also managed to take Real Madrid down from their throne.

Turkey – BSL

Champion: Fenerbahce

What a successful year it has been for Fenerbahce! First EuroLeague, then the Turkish Championship, with a dream-team! The champions’ Bogdan Bogdanovic was awarded with the MVP honor before taking the next step of his career, which led him to the NBA.

VTB League

Champion: CSKA Moscow

CSKA swept Khimki Moscow in the finals with 3-0, with Nando De Colo winning the playoffs MVP honor. Still, who could forget Alexey Shved’s incredible season which earned him the league MVP award for the 2016-2017 season.

The Army Team sealed their 6th straight VTB League title.