One of the top Lithuanian prospects, Donatas Motiejunas from Benetton Treviso, was close to becoming the MVP for the first week of Eurocup Last 16 round. Motiejunas had a Eurocup career-best performance against Bizkaia Basket with 17 points, 5 rebounds, 3 assists, 4 steals and 7 fouls drawn, good for a 31 index.
Donatas Motiejunas collected the highest efficiency index in the league, with
However, the league decided to give a shared MVP award to the best individual performances among winning teams. As Benetton suffered defeat, Julius Jenkins from Alba Berlin and former Zalgiris player Marko Popovic, currently with Unics Kazan, were declared co-MVP’s, both finishing with a ranking of 26.