Žalgiris Kaunas is a professional basketball team based in Kaunas, Lithuania. The team plays in the Lithuanian Basketball League (LKL) and the EuroLeague. The team is one of the most successful in the LKL and has won the championship a record 20 times. The team also won the EuroLeague in 1999, becoming the first and only team from Lithuania to do so. Žalgiris also holds the record for most consecutive Lithuanian championships, having won 12 in a row from 1997 to 2008. The team has been led by legendary coach and player Sarunas Marciulionis for much of its history, and has featured a number of prominent Lithuanian players, such as Arvydas Sabonis, Darius Songaila, Šarūnas Jasikevičius, and Jonas Valančiūnas. Žalgiris is one of the most popular sports clubs in Lithuania, with a large and passionate fan base. The team's home games are played at the Zalgirio Arena in Kaunas, which has a capacity of 15,000. The team also enjoys a great deal of media coverage, with news, articles, and videos featuring Žalg
Facu Campazzo notched up 18 points and nine assists, propelling Real Madrid to a 93-79 victory over Zalgiris Kaunas and securing their third consecutive win in the EuroLeague. The Blancos are currently on a remarkable 10-0 streak across all competitions. Gabriel Deck contributed 19 points, and Vincent Poirier added 18, contributing to Real Madrid's lead throughout the entire game after the initial seven minutes. Despite Zalgiris narrowing the gap to 55-52 after trailing 44-30 in the second period, the defending champions surged ahead, closing the third quarter at 72-62. They extended their lead to 77-62 and maintained a substantial advantage for the remainder of the match.