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A1 Standings
 1. Olympiacos 25-1 
 2. Panathinaikos 25-1 
 3. AEK Athens 19-7 
 4. Aris 15-11 
 5. PAOK 14-12 
 6. AGOR 13-13 
 7. Kolossos HH 13-13 
 8. Lavrio 11-15 
 9. Promitheas 10-16 
 10. Trikalla 10-16 
 11. Koroivos 8-18 
 12. Kymis 8-18 
 13. Apollon Patras 7-19 
 14. Doxa Lefkadas 4-22 
Last:4/13/2017
A2 Standings
 1. Panionios 26-4 
 2. Iraklis 26-4 
 3. Doukas 25-5 
 4. Faros 24-6 
 5. Aiolos Astakou 19-11 
 6. Holargos 17-13 
 7. Ethnikos 16-14 
 8. Amyntas Dafnis 15-15 
 9. Psychiko 14-16 
 10. AE Larissas 12-18 
 11. Arkadikos 12-18 
 12. Doxa Pefkon 10-20 
 13. Kavala 10-20 
 14. Irakleio 7-23 
 15. GS Larissas 5-25 
 16. Pagrati 2-28 
Last:5/7/2017
B Standings
North
 1. Kastoria 25-5 
 2. Karditsas 24-6 
 3. Ermis Agias 22-8 
 4. Agriniou 19-11 
 5. Stratoni 17-13 
 6. Evropi 16-14 
 7. Ermis Lagkada 15-15 
 8. Charilaos TM 15-15 
 9. Xanthis 15-15 
 10. Anatolia 14-16 
 11. Gefyra 14-16 
 12. Periko/Arhelaos 12-18 
 13. HANTH 10-20 
 14. Filippos Veroias 9-21 
 15. Polygirou 8-22 
 16. Aias Evosmou 5-25 
South
 1. Peristeri GS 26-4 
 2. Marousi 21-9 
 3. Papagou 20-10 
 4. Panerythraikos 20-10 
 5. Ionikos Nikaias 17-13 
 6. Koropi 17-13 
 7. Panelefsiniakos 16-14 
 8. Proteas V. 15-15 
 9. Mandraikos 15-15 
 10. Zografou 15-15 
 11. Tritonas S. 15-15 
 12. Nea Kifisia 14-16 
 13. Kronos AD 12-18 
 14. Ergotelis 10-20 
 15. Apollon Sm. 4-26 
 16. KAP 3-27 
Last:5/22/2017
C Standings
Group 1
 1. Dafni 17-3 
 2. Ikaros NS 15-4 
 3. Esperos Patras 14-6 
 4. KAOK Korinthou 13-6 
 5. Enosi 12-7 
 6. Akrata Achaias 11-9 
 7. Glafkos 11-9 
 8. A.O. Ahagia 10-10 
 9. Keravnos Aigio 8-11 
 10. Peukis 7-13 
 11. Aris Petropoulis 6-13 
 12. Ermionis 6-13 
 13. Ikaros Kal. 6-14 
 14. Porfyras 6-14 
 15. Kalamata 5-15 
Group 2
 1. Diagoras D. 16-1 
 2. Ippokratis 15-2 
 3. Esperos Lamias 12-5 
 4. Pentelis 12-6 
 5. Lokros Atalantis 10-7 
 6. OFI 10-8 
 7. Kadmos T. 9-9 
 8. Aris Nikaias 8-9 
 9. AE Santorinis 6-12 
 10. Niki Amarousiou 6-12 
 11. Panaxiakos 5-13 
 12. Promitheas H. 3-15 
 13. Polis Kallitheas 2-15 
Group 3
 1. Palama 17-2 
 2. Elimeia Kozanis 16-3 
 3. Dioskouroi K. 14-5 
 4. Nikopoli 14-5 
 5. Farsalon 13-6 
 6. Ioanninon 10-9 
 7. Apollon KL 9-10 
 8. Efkarpias 9-10 
 9. Polykastrou 8-11 
 10. Melikis 7-12 
 11. Proteas G. 7-12 
 12. Aristotelis 4-15 
 13. Vikos Zag. 3-16 
 14. Aiginiakos 2-17 
Group 4
 1. Ikaroi Serron 17-2 
 2. Komotini AE 16-3 
 3. Panathlitikos 16-3 
 4. Halkidona 14-5 
 5. Zefyros 02 14-5 
 6. Makedonikos 12-7 
 7. Komotini GAS 9-10 
 8. Orfeas 9-10 
 9. Ionikos Ionias 8-11 
 10. Asteras Kav. 7-12 
 11. Mantoulidis 5-14 
 12. Neapolis 4-15 
 13. Agia Varvaras 2-17 
 14. N.Moudanion 0-19 
Last:3/17/2017
Euroleague Standings
 1. Anadolu Efes 0-0 
 2. Baskonia 0-0 
 3. Brose Bask. 0-0 
 4. Crvena Zvezda 0-0 
 5. CSKA 0-0 
 6. EA7 Armani 0-0 
 7. FC Barcelona 0-0 
 8. Fenerbahce 0-0 
 9. Khimki 0-0 
 10. Maccabi T-A 0-0 
 11. Olympiacos 0-0 
 12. Panathinaikos 0-0 
 13. Real Madrid 0-0 
 14. Unicaja 0-0 
 15. Valencia 0-0 
 16. Zalgiris 0-0 
Last:6/21/2017
Basketball Champions League Standings
Group A
 1. Banco di Srd 0-0 
 2. Enisey 0-0 
 3. EWE Baskets 0-0 
 4. Hapoel Holon 0-0 
 5. Monaco 0-0 
 6. UCAM Murcia 0-0 
Group B
 1. Chalon 0-0 
 2. Gaziantep 0-0 
 3. Iberostar Tener. 0-0 
 4. Neptunas 0-0 
 5. PAOK 0-0 
 6. Ventspils 0-0 
Group C
 1. AEK Athens 0-0 
 2. Banvit BK 0-0 
 3. Bayreuth 0-0 
 4. Strasbourg 0-0 
 5. Umana VE 0-0 
 6. Un.Olimpija 0-0 
Group D
 1. Aris 0-0 
 2. Besiktas 0-0 
 3. CEZ Nymburk 0-0 
 4. Oostende 0-0 
 5. Scandone AV 0-0 
 6. Stelmet ZG 0-0 
Last:7/12/2017
Stats Leaders
Points Per Game
 Ken BROWN
  Koroivos
  (180-PG-89)
  Avg: 16.3
 1. Brown, Koroivos16.3 
 2. Cummings, Aris14.5 
 3. Barlow, Trikalla14.0 
 4. Starks, Koroivos13.6 
 5. Hall, Koroivos13.4 
 6. Gotcher, Koroivos12.9 
 7. Lojeski, Olympiacos12.6 
 8. Punter, Lavrio12.5 
 9. Milutinovic, Koroivos12.4 
 10. Robert, AGOR12.4 
Rebounds Per Game
 Keith CLANTON
  PAOK
  (205-C/F-90)
  Avg: 9.5
 1. Clanton, PAOK9.5 
 2. Biruta, Trikalla7.0 
 3. Evans, Lavrio6.9 
 4. Hall, Koroivos6.7 
 5. Fitzpatrick, AGOR6.7 
 6. Singleton, Panathin.6.4 
 7. Toutziarakis, Kymis6.2 
 8. Faye, Promitheas6.1 
 9. Milosevic, AEK A.6.0 
 10. Gotcher, Koroivos5.8 
Assists Per Game
 Ken BROWN
  Koroivos
  (180-PG-89)
  Avg: 7.3
 1. Brown, Koroivos7.3 
 2. Spanoulis, Olympiacos5.8 
 3. Calathes, Panathin.5.3 
 4. Starks, Koroivos4.9 
 5. Talton, AGOR4.4 
 6. Scott, Doxa L.4.1 
 7. Hall, Kolossos HH4.1 
 8. Nixon, Lavrio4.0 
 9. El-Amin, Kymis3.9 
 10. Ukic, AEK Athens3.8 
Steals Per Game
 Shannon SCOTT
  Doxa L.
  (186-PG-92)
  Avg: 2
 1. Scott, Doxa L.2.0 
 2. Hickey, Apollon .1.9 
 3. Xanthopoulos, Aris1.8 
 4. Brown, Koroivos1.8 
 5. Gotcher, Koroivos1.6 
 6. Releford, Kolossos.1.6 
 7. Moore, Promitheas1.4 
 8. Jones, Promitheas1.4 
 9. Barlow, Trikalla1.3 
 10. Singleton, Panathin.1.3 
Blocks Per Game
 Jito KOK
  Lavrio
  (206-C-94)
  Avg: 1.5
 1. Kok, Lavrio1.5 
 2. Raines, Apollon .1.1 
 3. Clanton, PAOK1.1 
 4. Kavvadas, Aris1.0 
 5. Kravic, AGOR1.0 
 6. Orton, Kymis1.0 
 7. Jackson, Aris0.9 
 8. Fitzpatrick, AGOR0.9 
 9. Singleton, Panathin.0.9 
 10. Reddic, Kolossos HH0.9 
Player of the Week

 Steven Burtt
  Apollon Patras
  ( 189-G-84 )
  

 Giannis Prodromou
  Arkadikos
  ( 196-F-87 )
  
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A1 Round 7: Leader Olympiacos get another victory - Nov 26, 2012


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The round was rather attractive and full of interesting results. The round ended with derby games and favorites losing the games.

Undefeated leader Olympiacos delivered the seventh consecutive win on Sunday night. This time they beat 9th ranked Kolossos (3-4) 88-72 in Rodou. The game was mostly controlled by Olympiacos. Kolossos managed to win second period 22-20. But it was not enough to take a lead and get a victory that evening. They outrebounded Kolossos 41-22 including a 18-7 advantage in offensive rebounds. Olympiacos looked well-organized offensively handing out 21 assists. American forward Kyle Hines (198-86) fired a double-double by scoring 14 points and 11 rebounds for the winners. The former international forward Georgios Printezis (206-85, agency: FCM) chipped in 14 points (on 7-of-8 shooting from the field). The former international guard Giannis Kalambokis (195-78, agency: FCM) produced 17 points for lost side. Both coaches used bench players which allowed the starters a little rest for the next games. Undefeated Olympiacos (7-0) have an impressive series of seven victories in a row. Defending champion maintains first place with a perfect record of 7 victories in a row. Kolossos lost fourth consecutive game. They dropped to the seventh position with four games lost. They share it with 3 other teams. Olympiacos are looking forward to face Aris (#11) in Thessaloniki in the next round and are hoping to win another game. Kolossos will play on the road against Ikaros (#6) in Kalitheas and it may be a tough game between close rivals.
Bottom-ranked Kavala (0-7) tried to put together a comeback for its first victory of the season, but they fell short in the 83-82 loss to eighth ranked Ikaros (4-3) in Kavala. Worth to mention a great performance of guard Alexis Kiritsis (198-82) who helped to win the game recording 23 points, 6 rebounds and 4 assists. Danny Gibson contributed with 23 points for the winners. Ikaros' coach Dimitris Priftis allowed to play the deep bench players in such tough game. Guard Yannis Gagaloudis (192-78) answered with 26 points and 5 assists for Kavala. Ikaros moved-up to sixth place. Kavala lost their seventh game in a row. They still closes the standings with seven games lost. Ikaros will play against Kolossos (#10) in Rodou in the next round. Kavala will play on the road against KAOD (#9) in Dramas and hopes to get finally their first victory.
A very close game took place in Athens between Peristeri GS and KAOD. Tenth ranked Peristeri GS (3-4) got a very close home victory over higher ranked KAOD (3-4). Peristeri GS managed to escape with a 2-point win 78-76 in the fight for the seventh place. It was a great evening for Nontas Papantoniou who led his team to a victory scoring 14 points, 7 rebounds and 5 assists. At the losing side Preston Knowles responded with 22 points and 9 rebounds. Both coaches tested many bench players in such tough game. Peristeri GS moved-up to seventh place, which they share with 3 other teams including defeated KAOD. Peristeri GS's supporters look forward to an exciting derby game next round, where their team will face at home their local rival from Athens Panathinaikos.
The game with biggest result difference took place in Athens. Local Panathinaikos (5-2) outscored 11th ranked Panelefsiniakos (2-5) 95-68. It was a quality performance for Stephane Lasme who led the winners and scored 14 points and 7 rebounds. The winner was already known earlier in the game, so both coaches allowed to play the bench players saving starting five for next games. The victory was the third consecutive win for Panathinaikos. They moved-up to third place, which they share with PAOK and AGOR. Newly promoted Panelefsiniakos keeps the eleventh position with five games lost. Panathinaikos' supporters look forward to an exciting derby game next round, where their team will travel locally in Athens to the arena Peristeri GS.
Another exciting game was a derby match between two local teams from Athens: Panionios (#2) and Ilysiakos (#13). Despite it looked like an easy game for Panionios, those rules do not exist in derby games. It's more the case of honor for local supporters and such games have that special and unique approach you cannot find in other games. Host Ilysiakos challenged much higher ranked Panionios giving them a very tough game, but finally losing it by six points 75-69. Christopher Booker fired 21 points and 8 rebounds for the winners. Both coaches allowed to play bench players saving starting five for next games. Panionios maintains second place with 6-1 record behind leader Olympiacos. Ilysiakos lost their sixth game in a row. They keep the thirteenth position with six games lost. Panionios will face Panelefsiniakos (#12) in Eleusina in the next round and are hoping to win another game.

In the last two games of round 7 Apollon Patras was defeated by AGOR in Rethymno 77-71. Aris was beaten by PAOK at home 63-72.
The best stats of 7th round was 18 points and 12 rebounds by William Coleman of Kavala.


Panathinaikos - Panelefsiniakos 95-68

The game with biggest result difference took place in Athens. Local Panathinaikos (5-2) outscored 11th ranked Panelefsiniakos (2-5) 95-68. The game was mostly controlled by Panathinaikos. Panelefsiniakos was better in second period 22-20. But it was not enough to take a lead and get a victory that evening. Panathinaikos dominated down low during the game scoring 52 of its points in the paint compared to Panelefsiniakos' 32. Panathinaikos forced 19 Panelefsiniakos turnovers. Their players were unselfish on offense dishing 27 assists comparing to just 11 passes made by Panelefsiniakos' players. 27 personal fouls committed by Panelefsiniakos helped opponents get some easy free throw opportunities. It was a quality performance for Gabonese forward Stephane Lasme (203-82, college: Massachusetts) who led the winners and scored 14 points and 7 rebounds. The former international forward Kostas Tsartsaris (209-79) accounted for 15 points (on 6-of-7 shooting from the field) for the winning side. Four Panathinaikos players scored in double figures. point guard Nikos Liakopoulos (189-83, agency: FCM) came up with 13 points and 9 assists and the former international guard Nikos Papanikolopoulos (192-79) added 14 points respectively for Panelefsiniakos in the defeat. The winner was already known earlier in the game, so both coaches allowed to play the bench players saving starting five for next games. The victory was the third consecutive win for Panathinaikos. They moved-up to third place, which they share with PAOK and AGOR. Newly promoted Panelefsiniakos keeps the eleventh position with five games lost. Panathinaikos' supporters look forward to an exciting derby game next round, where their team will travel locally in Athens to the arena Peristeri GS.
Top scorers:
Panelefsiniakos: N.Papanikolopoulos 14+1reb+1ast, N.Liakopoulos 13+3reb+9ast, C.Deligiannis 9+1reb, H.Kamp 7+3reb, G.Tsiakos 6+7reb, T.Nikou 6+2reb+1ast
Panathinaikos: K.Tsartsaris 15+3reb+2ast, M.Bramos 14+2ast, S.Lasme 14+7reb+2ast, H.Armstrong 11+3reb+1ast, D.Kitchen 11+4reb+1ast, D.Diamantidis 8+2reb+7ast
gschID: 203583


AGOR - Apollon Patras 77-71

There was no surprise in Rethymno where 7th ranked Apollon Patras (3-4) was defeated by fifth ranked AGOR (5-2) 77-71 on Sunday. The hosts trailed by 3 points at the halftime before their 23-13 charge in the third quarter, which allowed them to win the game. AGOR made 21-of-27 free shots (77.8 percent) during the game. Apollon Patras was plagued by 27 personal fouls down the stretch. Serbian center Damir Latovic (204-80) fired 13 points and 7 rebounds for the winners. American point guard J'Covan Brown (185-90, college: Texas) chipped in 15 points. point guard Nikos Argyropoylos (186-78) produced 23 points and naturalized Serbian swingman Vladimir Petrovic-Stergiou (199-77, agency: BeoExcell) added 11 points and 9 rebounds respectively for lost side. Both teams had four players each who scored in double figures. Both coaches allowed to play bench players saving starting five for next games. The victory was the fourth consecutive win for AGOR. They moved-up to third place, which they share with Panathinaikos and PAOK. Newly promoted Apollon Patras keeps the seventh position with four games lost. AGOR will face PAOK (#4) in Thessaloniki in the next round.
Top scorers:
Apollon Patras: N.Argyropoylos 23+3reb+2ast, L.Turner 13+3reb, V.Petrovic-Stergiou 11+9reb+1ast, G.Klaiber 10+1ast, K.Grant 6+2reb+1ast, I.Lianos 5+4reb
AGOR: J.Brown 15+2reb, D.Latovic 13+7reb+1ast, C.Colimon 12+1reb, U.Duvnjak 10+1reb, M.Antonio Carter 8+1reb, B.Petway 5+5reb
gschID: 203584


Peristeri GS - KAOD 78-76

A very close game took place in Athens between Peristeri GS and KAOD. Tenth ranked Peristeri GS (3-4) got a very close home victory over higher ranked KAOD (3-4). Peristeri GS managed to escape with a 2-point win 78-76 in the fight for the seventh place. KAOD was tied after three quarters but could not keep up in the last quarter eventually losing the game. Peristeri GS forced 19 KAOD turnovers. Strangely KAOD outrebounded Peristeri GS 41-29 including 28 on the defensive glass. It was a great evening for point guard Nontas Papantoniou (190-90) who led his team to a victory scoring 14 points, 7 rebounds and 5 assists. Forward Andreas Kanonidis (198-91) helped adding 16 points and 6 rebounds. At the losing side American guard Preston Knowles (185-89, college: Louisville) responded with 22 points and 9 rebounds and the other American import swingman Kevin Palmer (198-87, college: Texas A&M-CC) scored 14 points and 7 rebounds. Both teams had four players each who scored in double figures. Both coaches tested many bench players in such tough game. Peristeri GS moved-up to seventh place, which they share with 3 other teams including defeated KAOD. Peristeri GS's supporters look forward to an exciting derby game next round, where their team will face at home their local rival from Athens Panathinaikos.
Top scorers:
KAOD: P.Knowles 22+9reb+3ast, K.Palmer 14+7reb+1ast, T.Zaras 13+1reb+2ast, K.Kakaroudis 12+2reb+1ast, G.Michel 6+10reb, D.Kalaitzidis 3+2reb+2ast
Peristeri GS: A.Kanonidis 16+6reb+3ast, D.Kompodietas 15+1ast, N.Papantoniou 14+7reb+5ast, A.Mantzaris 11+6reb+1ast, A.Psaropoulos 8+1reb, A.Petroulas 6+3reb+4ast
gschID: 203582


Kavala - Ikaros 82-83

Bottom-ranked Kavala (0-7) tried to put together a comeback for its first victory of the season, but they fell short in the 83-82 loss to eighth ranked Ikaros (4-3) in Kavala. Kavala was ahead by 10 points after three quarters before a 27-16 charge of Ikaros, which allowed them to win the game. They outrebounded Kavala 36-22 including 21 on the defensive glass. They brought some defensive toughness making 7 blocks. Worth to mention a great performance of guard Alexis Kiritsis (198-82) who helped to win the game recording 23 points, 6 rebounds and 4 assists. American point guard Danny Gibson (180-84, college: S.Indiana) contributed with 23 points for the winners. Ikaros' coach Dimitris Priftis allowed to play the deep bench players in such tough game. Guard Yannis Gagaloudis (192-78) answered with 26 points and 5 assists and American forward William Coleman (206-88, college: Memphis) added 18 points and 12 rebounds in the effort for Kavala. Four Kavala players scored in double figures. Ikaros moved-up to sixth place. Kavala lost their seventh game in a row. They still closes the standings with seven games lost. Ikaros will play against Kolossos (#10) in Rodou in the next round. Kavala will play on the road against KAOD (#9) in Dramas and hopes to get finally their first victory.
Top scorers:
Kavala: Y.Gagaloudis 26+3reb+5ast, W.Coleman 18+12reb+1ast, A.Grundy 15+3ast, S.Manolopoulos 12+2reb+2ast, N.Stylianou 7+3reb, S.Iliev 2
Ikaros: A.Kiritsis 23+6reb+4ast, D.Gibson 23+3ast, V.Symtsak 14+9reb+1ast, M.Faye 8+6reb+1ast, Z.Vrkic 7+7reb+2ast, A.Mitsialos 3+7reb
gschID: 203581


Kolossos - Olympiacos 72-88

Undefeated leader Olympiacos delivered the seventh consecutive win on Sunday night. This time they beat 9th ranked Kolossos (3-4) 88-72 in Rodou. The game was mostly controlled by Olympiacos. Kolossos managed to win second period 22-20. But it was not enough to take a lead and get a victory that evening. They outrebounded Kolossos 41-22 including a 18-7 advantage in offensive rebounds. Olympiacos looked well-organized offensively handing out 21 assists. American forward Kyle Hines (198-86) fired a double-double by scoring 14 points and 11 rebounds for the winners. The former international forward Georgios Printezis (206-85, agency: FCM) chipped in 14 points (on 7-of-8 shooting from the field). The former international guard Giannis Kalambokis (195-78, agency: FCM) produced 17 points and the former international swingman Dimitrios Tsaldaris (194-80) added 15 points respectively for lost side. Both teams had four players each who scored in double figures. Both coaches used bench players which allowed the starters a little rest for the next games. Olympiacos (7-0) have an impressive series of seven victories in a row. Defending champion maintains first place with a perfect record of 7 victories in a row. Kolossos lost fourth consecutive game. They dropped to the seventh position with four games lost. They share it with 3 other teams. Olympiacos are looking forward to face Aris (#11) in Thessaloniki in the next round and are hoping to win another game. Kolossos will play on the road against Ikaros (#6) in Kalitheas and it may be a tough game between close rivals.
Top scorers:
Kolossos: G.Kalambokis 17+2reb+1ast, D.Tsaldaris 15+1reb+2ast, L.Dendy 11+1reb, F.Koumpouras 11+3reb, K.Langford 8+4reb+2ast, G.Kalaitzis 4+2reb+1ast
Olympiacos: K.Hines 14+11reb, G.Printezis 14+4reb+3ast, E.Mantzaris 10+7reb+3ast, K.Papanikolaou 10+2reb+1ast, J.Powell 10+8reb, P.Antic 10+2reb+2ast
gschID: 203580


Ilysiakos - Panionios 69-75

Another exciting game was a derby match between two local teams from Athens: Panionios (#2) and Ilysiakos (#13). Despite it looked like an easy game for Panionios, those rules do not exist in derby games. It's more the case of honor for local supporters and such games have that special and unique approach you cannot find in other games. Host Ilysiakos challenged much higher ranked Panionios giving them a very tough game, but finally losing it by six points 75-69. The guests trailed by 2 points after three quarters before their 21-13 charge, which allowed them to win the game. Panionios made 16-of-21 free shots (76.2 percent) during the game. Panionios outrebounded Ilysiakos 33-22 including 22 on the defensive glass. American power forward Christopher Booker (208-81, college: Purdue) fired 21 points and 8 rebounds for the winners. The former international guard Nikos Pappas (195-90, agency: FCM) chipped in 15 points. American guard Maurice Hampton (188-84, college: Austin Peay St., agency: Two Points) produced 21 points and the other American import forward Andrew Jones (208-87, college: Penn St.) added 11 points and 7 rebounds respectively for lost side. Both coaches allowed to play bench players saving starting five for next games. Panionios maintains second place with 6-1 record behind leader Olympiacos. Ilysiakos lost their sixth game in a row. They keep the thirteenth position with six games lost. Panionios will face Panelefsiniakos (#12) in Eleusina in the next round and are hoping to win another game.
Top scorers:
Ilysiakos: M.Hampton 21+1reb+3ast, A.Jones 11+7reb, E.Scott 11+4reb+1ast, G.Apostolidis 8+4reb+3ast, P.Dorkofikis 7+1reb+1ast, D.Arapis 4+3reb+2ast
Panionios: C.Booker 21+8reb+2ast, N.Pappas 15+3reb+2ast, M.Payne 10+3reb+2ast, V.Jankovic 7+3reb+6ast, A.Gibbs 7+3reb, G.Bogris 5+2reb
gschID: 203585


Aris - PAOK 63-72

No shocking result in a game in Thessaloniki where fourth ranked PAOK (5-2) defeated 10th ranked Aris (2-5) 72-63 on Saturday. The guests trailed by 1 point after first quarter, but they rallied back to get the 5-point lead at the halftime and eventually won the game 72-63. PAOK had a 27-16 advantage in offensive rebounds. The former international center Lazaros Papadopoulos (210-80) fired 20 points and 6 rebounds for the winners. American-Irish guard Donnie McGrath (193-84, college: Providence) chipped in 17 points and 5 assists. The former international forward Michalis Pelekanos (198-81, agency: FCM) produced 18 points and Bosnian guard Muhamed Pasalic (192-87) added 16 points respectively for lost side. Aris' coach Vangelis Agelou rotated eleven players in this game, but that didn't help. The victory was the fourth consecutive win for PAOK. They moved-up to third place, which they share with Panathinaikos and AGOR. Aris lost their third game in a row. They dropped to the eleventh position with five games lost. PAOK will face AGOR (#5) in Rethymno in the next round. Aris will play on the road against the league's leader Olympiacos (#1) in Athens.
Top scorers:
Aris: M.Pelekanos 18+3reb, M.Pasalic 16+1reb+1ast, Z.Sarikopoulos 8+6reb+2ast, D.Verginis 6+1reb+1ast, E.Bochoridis 4+1reb, E.Tsakaleris 3+2reb
PAOK: L.Papadopoulos 20+6reb+2ast, D.McGrath 17+2reb+5ast, K.Haralampidis 15+2reb+4ast, G.Dedas 6+1reb, D.Haritopoulos 5+10reb+3ast, E.Margaritis 4+5reb
gschID: 203579


  




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