Barcelona, Crvena Zvezda claim wins


Barcelona claimed a second-straight Euroleague win to improve to a 4-4 win-loss record in the Top 16 following an 82-66 thrashing of Olympiacos.

Stratos Perperoglou (16 points) and Juan Carlos Navarro (13) saw Barca to their convincing win at the Palau Blaugrana.

A 26-12 second quarter set up the victory as Barca made it back-to-backs wins in Group F.

In the day's only other game, Crvena Zvezda rallied for a 91-82 win over Anadolu Efes.

Quincy Miller had a team-high 15 points for the Serbians, who outscored their opponents 28-17 in the fourth quarter.

With the win, Crvena Zvezda improved to 5-3 in Group E.