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The 2002 Euroleague Final Four was the concluding Euroleague Final Four tournament of the 2001–02 Euroleague season. The event was hosted form 3 till 5 May 2002, and all games were played at the PalaMalaguti, in Bologna.

2002 Euroleague Final Four
Season2001–02 Euroleague
Tournament details
ArenaPalaMalaguti
Bologna, Italy
Dates3–5 May 2002
Final positions
ChampionsGreece Panathinaikos (3rd title)
Runners-upItaly Kinder Bologna
Awards and statistics
MVPSerbia and Montenegro Dejan Bodiroga
2003

Contents

BracketEdit

 
Semi-finalsFinal
 
      
 
May 3, 2002
 
 
  Benetton Treviso82
 
May 5, 2002
 
  Kinder Bologna90
 
  Kinder Bologna83
 
May 3, 2002
 
  Panathinaikos89
 
  Panathinaikos 83
 
 
  Maccabi Elite 75
 

SemifinalsEdit

3 May 2002
18:00
Panathinaikos   83–75   Maccabi Elite
Scoring by quarter: 27–23, 17–21, 18–13, 21–18
Pts: Bodiroga 26
Rebs: Bodiroga 9
Asts: Kalaitzis 5
Pts: Burstein 18
Rebs: Huffman 10
Asts: Burstein 5
PalaMalaguti, Bologna
Attendance: 8,278
Referees: Brazauskas (LTU), Arteaga (ESP), Lamonica (ITA)
3 May 2002
21:00
Benetton Treviso   82–90   Kinder Bologna
Scoring by quarter: 26–23, 15–16, 22–24, 19–27
Pts: Bell, Edney 19
Rebs: Marconato 8
Asts: Nachbar 2
Pts: Jarić 15
Rebs: Ginóbili 8
Asts: Ginóbili, Jarić 3
PalaMalaguti, Bologna
Attendance: 8,278
Referees: Betancor (ESP), Tsanidis (GRE), Coelho (POR)

FinalEdit

5 May 2002
20:30
Kinder Bologna   83–89   Panathinaikos
Scoring by quarter: 23–23, 25–17, 13–24, 22–25
Pts: Ginóbili 27
Rebs: Jarić 7
Asts: Jarić 5
Pts: Kutluay 22
Rebs: Bodiroga 7
Asts: Bodiroga 4
PalaMalaguti, Bologna
Attendance: 8,278
Referees: Betancor (ESP), Arteaga (ESP), Brazauskas (LTU)
 
 
 
 
Kinder Bologna
 
 
 
 
Panathinaikos
Starters: P R A
PG
14
  Antoine Rigaudeau 3 1 0
SG
6
  Manu Ginóbili 27 5 2
SF
20
  Marko Jarić 11 7 5
PF
18
  Matjaž Smodiš 23 6 0
C
15
  Rashard Griffith 2 3 2
Reserves: P R A
SF
10
  Sani Bečirović 4 2 3
SG
11
  Antonio Granger 10 1 0
PF
12
  Alessandro Frosini 0 1 0
PF
13
  David Andersen 3 2 0
Head coach:
  Ettore Messina
2001–02 Euroleague
Champions
 
Panathinaikos
3rd title
Starters: P R A
PG
8
  Damir Mulaomerović 6 2 2
SG
10
  Dejan Bodiroga 21 7 4
SF
12
  İbrahim Kutluay 22 5 0
PF
4
  Fragiskos Alvertis 11 3 0
C
11
  Darryl Middleton 10 2 0
Reserves: P R A
PG
5
  Georgios Kalaitzis 0 3 1
C
7
  Johnny Rogers 7 2 0
PF
14
  Lazaros Papadopoulos 12 5 0
PG
16
  Pepe Sánchez 0 0 0
Head coach:
  Željko Obradović

AwardsEdit

External linksEdit