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A1 Standings
 1. Olympiacos 14-0 
 2. Panathinaikos 13-1 
 3. AEK Athens 11-3 
 4. Aris 8-6 
 5. PAOK 8-6 
 6. Kolossos HH 8-6 
 7. AGOR 6-8 
 8. Lavrio 5-9 
 9. Kymis 5-9 
 10. Trikalla 5-9 
 11. Apollon Patras 4-10 
 12. Promitheas 4-10 
 13. Koroivos 4-10 
 14. Doxa Lefkadas 3-11 
Full Standings
Last:1/22/2017
A2 Standings
 1. Panionios 13-0 
 2. Iraklis 12-2 
 3. Doukas 11-2 
 4. AE Larissas 9-5 
 5. Faros 8-5 
 6. Ethnikos 8-6 
 7. Aiolos Astakou 8-6 
 8. Psyhiko 7-7 
 9. Amyntas Dafnis 6-8 
 10. Doxa Pefkon 6-8 
 11. Holargos 5-8 
 12. Kavala 4-9 
 13. Arkadikos 4-10 
 14. Irakleio 3-10 
 15. GS Larissas 3-11 
 16. Pagrati 2-12 
Full Standings
Last:1/22/2017
B Standings
North
 1. Kastoria 14-1 
 2. Karditsas 10-5 
 3. Evropi 10-5 
 4. Ermis Agias 10-5 
 5. Agriniou 9-6 
 6. Ermis Lagkada 9-6 
 7. Anatolia 9-6 
 8. Gefyra 8-7 
 9. Stratoni 7-8 
 10. Charilaos TM 7-8 
 11. Xanthis 6-9 
 12. Filippos Veroias 6-9 
 13. Polygirou 5-10 
 14. HANTH 4-11 
 15. Periko/Arhelaos 4-11 
 16. Aias Evosmou 2-13 
South
 1. Panerythraikos 11-4 
 2. Peristeri GS 11-4 
 3. Marousi 10-5 
 4. Papagou 10-5 
 5. Koropi 10-5 
 6. Nea Kifisia 9-6 
 7. Panelefsiniakos 7-7 
 8. Mandraikos 7-7 
 9. Zografou 7-8 
 10. Tritonas S. 7-8 
 11. Ionikos Nikaias 6-8 
 12. Kronos AD 6-9 
 13. Proteas V. 6-9 
 14. Ergotelis 5-9 
 15. Apollon Sm. 4-11 
 16. KAP 2-13 
Full Standings
Last:1/23/2017
C Standings
Group 1
 1. Dafni 9-1 
 2. Esperos Patras 8-2 
 3. Ikaros NS 7-2 
 4. Enosi 6-3 
 5. Glafkos 6-3 
 6. KAOK Korinthou 6-3 
 7. Akrata Achaias 5-4 
 8. A.O. Ahagia 4-5 
 9. Porfyras 4-5 
 10. Kalamata 4-6 
 11. Keravnos Aigio 3-6 
 12. Ikaros Kal. 3-7 
 13. Aris Petropoulis 2-7 
 14. Ermionis 2-7 
 15. Peukis 1-9 
Group 2
 1. Diagoras D. 7-1 
 2. Kadmos T. 7-2 
 3. Lokros Atalantis 6-2 
 4. Ippokratis 5-1 
 5. Pentelis 5-2 
 6. Esperos Lamias 5-3 
 7. Aris Nikaias 4-3 
 8. OFI 4-3 
 9. Niki Amarousiou 2-6 
 10. AE Santorinis 2-7 
 11. Panaxiakos 1-6 
 12. Polis Kallitheas 1-7 
 13. Promitheas H. 1-7 
Group 3
 1. Elimeia Kozanis 8-1 
 2. Palama 8-1 
 3. Dioskouroi K. 7-2 
 4. Farsalon 7-2 
 5. Ioanninon 6-3 
 6. Nikopoli 6-3 
 7. Melikis 5-4 
 8. Apollon KL 3-6 
 9. Polykastrou 3-6 
 10. Proteas G. 3-6 
 11. Aiginiakos 2-7 
 12. Efkarpias 2-7 
 13. Vikos Zag. 2-7 
 14. Aristotelis 1-8 
Group 4
 1. Panathlitikos 9-0 
 2. Ikaroi Serron 8-1 
 3. Komotini AE 8-1 
 4. Zefyros 02 8-1 
 5. Halkidona 7-2 
 6. Makedonikos 5-4 
 7. Orfeas 5-4 
 8. Asteras Kav. 3-6 
 9. Ionikos Ionias 3-6 
 10. Komotini GAS 3-6 
 11. Agia Varvaras 2-7 
 12. Mantoulidis 1-8 
 13. Neapolis 1-8 
 14. N.Moudanion 0-9 
Last:1/3/2017
Euroleague Standings
 1 CSKA 14-4 
 2 Real Madrid 13-5 
 3 Olympiacos 13-5 
 4 Baskonia 11-7 
 5 Fenerbahce 11-7 
 6 Panathinaikos 10-8 
 7 Darussafaka 10-8 
 8 Crvena Zvezda 10-8 
 9 FC Barcelona 8-10 
 10 Anadolu Efes 8-10 
 11 Unics 7-11 
 12 Brose Bask. 7-11 
 13 Maccabi T-A 6-12 
 14 Zalgiris 6-12 
 15 EA7 Armani 5-13 
 16 Galatasaray 5-13 
Last:1/20/2017
Basketball Champions League Standings
Group A
 1 Monaco 11-2 
 2 Banvit BK 10-3 
 3 CEZ Nymburk 9-4 
 4 Aris 8-5 
 5 Fraport SKY 6-7 
 6 Ironi Nahariya 5-8 
 7 Helios 2-11 
 8 Bakken 1-12 
Group B
 1 Le Mans 9-4 
 2 Pinar Karsiyaka 8-5 
 3 Umana VE 8-5 
 4 Avtodor 6-7 
 5 Oradea 6-7 
 6 Kataja Basket 6-7 
 7 Maccabi Rishon 6-7 
 8 Khimik 3-10 
Group C
 1 ASVEL 10-3 
 2 EWE Baskets 9-4 
 3 Neptunas 9-4 
 4 Ventspils 7-6 
 5 PAOK 6-7 
 6 Usak 4-9 
 7 Openjobmetis V. 4-9 
 8 Rosa Radom 3-10 
Group D
 1 Iberostar Tener. 10-3 
 2 Scandone AV 9-4 
 3 Strasbourg 8-5 
 4 Juventus 8-5 
 5 Oostende 5-8 
 6 Cibona 5-8 
 7 Mega Leks 4-9 
 8 Mornar Bar 3-10 
Group E
 1 Besiktas 11-2 
 2 AEK Athens 8-5 
 3 Partizan 8-5 
 4 Ludwigsburg 8-5 
 5 Banco di Srd 6-7 
 6 Spirou 5-8 
 7 Stelmet ZG 4-9 
 8 Szolnok 2-11 
Last:1/19/2017
Stats Leaders
Points Per Game
 Dezmine WELLS
  Doxa L.
  (196-G-92)
  Avg: 16.8
 1. Wells, Doxa L.16.8 
 2. Brown, Koroivos16.3 
 3. Barlow, Trikalla13.9 
 4. Releford, Kolossos.13.8 
 5. Young, Lavrio13.8 
 6. Cummings, Aris13.6 
 7. Lojeski, Olympiacos13.2 
 8. Hall, Koroivos13.1 
 9. Robinson, Doxa L.13.0 
 10. Dixon, AEK Athens13.0 
Rebounds Per Game
 Keith CLANTON
  PAOK
  (205-C/F-90)
  Avg: 9.6
 1. Clanton, PAOK9.6 
 2. Morgan, Kymis9.0 
 3. Basabe, Doxa L.8.9 
 4. Reddic, Kolossos HH7.3 
 5. Biruta, Trikalla6.8 
 6. Fitzpatrick, AGOR6.6 
 7. Kravic, AGOR6.6 
 8. Hall, Koroivos6.4 
 9. Faye, Promitheas6.0 
 10. Toutziarakis, Kymis6.0 
Assists Per Game
 Markel STARKS
  Koroivos
  (188-G-91)
  Avg: 7.5
 1. Starks, Koroivos7.5 
 2. Brown, Koroivos7.3 
 3. Calathes, Panathin.6.0 
 4. Spanoulis, Olympiacos6.0 
 5. Young, Lavrio4.8 
 6. Talton, AGOR4.3 
 7. Scott, Doxa L.4.3 
 8. El-Amin, Kymis4.1 
 9. Ukic, AEK Athens3.9 
 10. Hall, Kolossos HH3.9 
Steals Per Game
 Shannon SCOTT
  Doxa L.
  (186-PG-92)
  Avg: 2.1
 1. Scott, Doxa L.2.1 
 2. Releford, Kolossos.1.9 
 3. Xanthopoulos, Aris1.9 
 4. Brown, Koroivos1.8 
 5. Singleton, Panathin.1.8 
 6. Young, Lavrio1.7 
 7. Hickey, Apollon .1.7 
 8. Gotcher, Koroivos1.6 
 9. Dixon, AEK Athens1.3 
 10. Johnson, Lavrio1.3 
Blocks Per Game
 Jito KOK
  Lavrio
  (206-C-94)
  Avg: 1.5
 1. Kok, Lavrio1.5 
 2. Johnson, Promi.1.4 
 3. Buckner, Aris1.2 
 4. Kravic, AGOR1.2 
 5. Clanton, PAOK1.1 
 6. Kavvadas, Aris1.1 
 7. Milutinov, Olympiacos1.1 
 8. Elonu, AEK Athens1.0 
 9. Birch, Olympiacos1.0 
 10. Fitzpatrick, AGOR0.9 
Player of the Week

 Ioannis Bourousis
  Panathinaikos
  ( 214-C-122-83 )
  

 Guillem Rubio
  Doukas
  ( 202-C-106-82 )
  
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Next Round Schedule

Round 15 (Regular Season)

Lavrio Jan.28 AEK Athens 70%
Apollon Patr Jan.28 Trikalla 58%
Aris 59% Jan.28 AGOR
Kolossos HH 56% Jan.28 PAOK
Doxa Lefkada 55% Jan.28 Promitheas
Panathinaiko Jan.28 Olympiacos 57%
Koroivos 67% Jan.28 Kymis
Next Round Schedule

Round 15 (Regular Season)

Aiolos Astak 67% Jan.28 Doxa Pefkon
Kavala Jan.28 Ethnikos 66%
Faros 53% Jan.28 AE Larissas
Amyntas Dafn Jan.28 Iraklis 71%
Holargos 74% Jan.28 Irakleio
Arkadikos 62% Jan.28 Pagrati
GS Larissas Jan.28 Psyhiko 61%
Doukas Jan.28 Panionios 57%
Next Round Schedule

Round 16 (Regular Season)

North
Karditsas 75% Jan.29 Periko/Arhel
Filippos Ver Jan.29 Kastoria 82%
Stratoni Jan.29 Ermis Agias 51%
Xanthis Jan.29 Charilaos T 62%
Agriniou 76% Jan.29 HANTH
Polygirou Jan.29 Anatolia 57%
Evropi Jan.29 Ermis Lagkad 53%
Gefyra 81% Jan.29 Aias Evosmou
Round 11
Mandraikos Jan.25 Ergotelis 53%
South
Mandraikos Jan.29 Zografou 54%
Papagou 67% Jan.29 Kronos AD
Tritonas S. 62% Jan.29 Proteas V.
Koropi 84% Jan.29 Apollon Sm.
Ionikos Nika Jan.29 Panerythraik 82%
Ergotelis 75% Jan.29 KAP
Marousi 67% Jan.29 Nea Kifisia
Peristeri G 75% Jan.29 Panelefsinia
Next Round Schedule

Round 19 (Regular Season)

Anadolu Efes Jan.25 Darussafaka 61%
Brose Bask. Jan.25 Real Madrid 78%
EA7 Armani Jan.25 Olympiacos 78%
Zalgiris Jan.25 CSKA 83%
Galatasaray 68% Jan.24 Maccabi T-A
Baskonia Jan.24 Crvena Zvezd 53%
Panathinaiko 58% Jan.24 FC Barcelona
Unics Jan.24 Fenerbahce 51%
Next Round Schedule

Round 14 (Regular Season)

Group A
Fraport SKY 59% Jan.25 Ironi Nahari
Helios Jan.25 CEZ Nymburk 87%
Monaco 71% Jan.25 Aris
Bakken Jan.25 Banvit BK 93%
Group B
Avtodor Jan.24 Le Mans 52%
Kataja Bsk Jan.24 Pinar Karsiy 64%
Khimik 52% Jan.24 Macc.Rishon
Umana VE 59% Jan.24 Oradea
Group C
Usak Jan.24 ASVEL 83%
EWE Baskets 77% Jan.24 Openjobmetis
Rosa Radom Jan.24 Neptunas 83%
Ventspils 67% Jan.24 PAOK
Group D
Scandone AV 60% Jan.25 Juventus
Cibona 60% Jan.25 Oostende
Mega Leks Jan.25 Iberostar Te 81%
Mornar Bar Jan.25 Strasbourg 69%
Group E
AEK Athens 82% Jan.25 Stelmet ZG
Banco di Srd Jan.25 Partizan 58%
Spirou 65% Jan.25 Szolnok
Besiktas 74% Jan.25 Ludwigsburg
Old but gold.. :Why Greek A1 is a league for grown men? - Mar 7, 2012


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I keep looking at the performance of this years Greek players in the A1 and note that many of them are having a career season. Most of them older than 30.. Some of them approach late 30s.. Keep in mind that the nature of Greek league is totally different than the other European leagues. There is a lot of tactic, physical game and strong defense in the mix that are not in favor of a players statistics. For example a player who averages 15 p.p.g. in A1 could easily score 18-19 in another, fast pace league. I remember David Blatts saying, regarding his experience in Greek A1: 'Winning by 15 in Greece is like winning by 30 elsewhere in Europe..'

Lets take a look at those players who prove the size of Greek basketball tank..

Dimos Dikoudis: (2.06-F/C-77, 15.6 pt-62% FG-4.4 reb) He found his appetite after last years leadind presence in AEK Athens. Markopoulos paired him perfectly with Marcus Goree but the Americans absence affected him. Its the leagues most 'pleasant' comeback.

Giannis Kalambokis: (1.95-G-78, 12.7 pt-54% FG-2.6 reb) I don't remember how many times he scored in crucial moments when Paok had stuck in the offense. Kalambokis maintains his energy on the court and he rewarded with a good contract in Gordon Herberts Alba Berlin.The perfect example of a player that developed late in his career but reached the ultimate goal for this kind of athletes by making the National team.

Christos Tapoutos: (2.08-F-82, 14.9 pt-41.4% 3pt-5.9 reb) He remains one of the most all around offensive players in Greece. Last summer he worked a lot to improve his already good- shooting ability and this is obvious now in the court. Tapoutos has also improve his leadership in Aris-NCAA-team as a captain and the way he utilize his teammates. Ranks 5th on the leagues at scoring and rebounding and 4th at playerss evaluation system. No question about defense.. Last year he ranked last in A1 on fouls per minute (indicative of his defensive mood). If Tapoutos was an average defensive player he would have a spot at Panathinaikos-Olympiakos roster now..

Angelos Tsamis: (1.92-G-81, 12.5 pr-4.6 reb-3.5 ast) He has attracted all eyes playing the most mature basketball of his career. Tsamis is a combination of intelligence, strength (one of the strongest wing players in the league) hard work garnished with highly motivation. He is the best player of the league's biggest surprise this year.

Nestoras Kommatos: (2.03-F-77, 20.4 pt-6.6 reb-2.2 ast) Its totally ironic that Marousi won its first after Kommatos had already left for Italy. That doesnt really matter now.. The Greek forward was putting on a show in almost every game. His performances against Olympiakos & Panathinaikos will remain as 'classics' as we have many years to see a Greek player perform like this against those two teams. Kommatos left for Naples and Sant Antimo averaging 20.4 ppg (1st in the league) and 6.6 rpg (6th)..

Giannis Gagaloudis: (1.92-G-78, 15.6 pt-6.0 ast-1.5 stl) Gagaloudis is a similar case with his ex-teammate , Kommatos. Those two guys (plus Haritopoulos who currently plays at ASVEL) carried Marousi, spending almost 35 minutes in the court in every game. Gaga ,known for his passionate personality, lead the league in assists but Marousis tragic financial situation forced him to leave A1 and sign IN Cyprus and Apollon Limassol.

Sotiris Karapostolou: (1.94-G-78, 12.0 pt-2.6 reb-2.9 ast) His clutching ability and cold blood established him as Kavalas leader. Karapostolou is a multitool for coach Priftis as he can really play on every perimeter spot. Latelly he spends a lot of time at point guard position. Giving to his team many lineup options with his versatile presence.

Christoforos Stefanidis: (1.85-PG-80, 5.8 pt-2.1 ast-89.7 % FT) His numbers simply don't tell the truth here. Stefanidis is one of the most 'fun to coach' players in the league. Disciplined, brain and automated style of playing that every coach loves and expects from him to take the right decision in the crucial moment. Coach Priftis pairs him with Karapostolou in the final minutes of the close games, not fearing to bench his star (Michael Taylor) .

Kostas Charalampidis: (1.89-G-76, 17.0 pt-4.4 ast-91.0 % FT) The 'Greek Navarro'.. This no exaggeration (especially if you notice the way he gets-fouled and goes to the line). Kostas Vasiliadis maybe is the most famous Greek shoter but Charalambidis is -no second thoughts- the best. His game is at it's best ,not when he kills the opponent with consecutive drives and shots from every single spot but when he faces the league's best defensive teams which make him think and work harder. The way he reads the defense and chooses his move is amazing. Being one of the best pick n roll players in the country and after so many years in the league, Charalambidis performs with an NBAers confidence. He is only 36 years old..

In conclusion, the Greek A1 demands mature mind and guts. Only for grown men..
  



B Round 15: Leader Panerythraikos lose to Koropi - 6 hours ago
B League is at the halfway of the Regular Season and there are still another 15 rounds left. The round was rather attractive and full of interesting results. The round ended with defeat of the leader and favorites losing the games. Top ranked Panerythraikos (11-4) recorded its fourth loss on the court of fifth ranked Koropi on Sunday night. Visitors were defeated by Koropi 79-64. Koropi (10-5) have an impressive series of five victories in a row. They moved-up to third place in South, wh...   [read more]

Cadarian
Raines
Cadarian Raines signs to Apollon Patras - 7 hours ago
AS Apollon Patras (A1) adds to their roster Cadarian Raines(206-F-90, college: Virginia Tech) (2.06, 108kg, 90, College: Virginia Tech). He started the season at Apollon in Cyprus. He played 10 games for Cyprus-Division A, where he averaged 13 ppg, 5.6 rpg and 1.9 apg. Raines was the player of the Week in round 7 of Cyprus Division A and also played in Cyprus League All Star Game. The scouts describes him the following way: A high-energy player who is physically strong and explosive . Har...   [read more]

Fotis
Katsikaris
Coach Katsikaris is back at UCAM Murcia - 8 hours ago
Universidad Catolica de Murcia CB (Liga Endesa) signed 50-year old Greek coach Fotis Katsikaris (agency: Stanislav Ryzhov). It is actually his comeback to UCAM Murcia as he used to coach here before. Katsikaris started the season at helm of Lokomotiv in Russian VTB league. The last season he coached at UCAM Murcia. The list of the past achievements is quite long as among others Katsikaris' team made it to the Spanish ACB Supercup Final Four in 2012. He was also voted Eurobasket.com All-Eu...   [read more]


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