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A1 Standings
 1. Olympiacos 18-1 
 2. Panathinaikos 18-1 
 3. AEK Athens 15-4 
 4. Aris 11-8 
 5. PAOK 10-9 
 6. Kolossos HH 10-9 
 7. AGOR 8-11 
 8. Promitheas 8-11 
 9. Trikalla 8-11 
 10. Lavrio 7-12 
 11. Koroivos 6-13 
 12. Kymis 6-13 
 13. Apollon Patras 5-14 
 14. Doxa Lefkadas 3-16 
Full Standings
Last:2/27/2017
A2 Standings
 1. Panionios 18-1 
 2. Iraklis 16-3 
 3. Doukas 15-3 
 4. Faros 13-5 
 5. Aiolos Astakou 11-8 
 6. Holargos 10-9 
 7. Ethnikos 10-9 
 8. Psychiko 10-9 
 9. AE Larissas 10-9 
 10. Doxa Pefkon 8-11 
 11. Arkadikos 7-12 
 12. Amyntas Dafnis 7-12 
 13. Kavala 5-13 
 14. Irakleio 4-14 
 15. GS Larissas 4-15 
 16. Pagrati 2-17 
Full Standings
Last:2/26/2017
B Standings
North
 1. Kastoria 19-1 
 2. Karditsas 14-6 
 3. Ermis Agias 14-6 
 4. Evropi 12-8 
 5. Stratoni 11-9 
 6. Ermis Lagkada 11-9 
 7. Agriniou 11-9 
 8. Anatolia 11-9 
 9. Gefyra 10-10 
 10. Xanthis 9-11 
 11. Charilaos TM 9-11 
 12. HANTH 7-13 
 13. Polygirou 7-13 
 14. Filippos Veroias 6-14 
 15. Periko/Arhelaos 5-15 
 16. Aias Evosmou 4-16 
South
 1. Peristeri GS 16-4 
 2. Marousi 14-6 
 3. Papagou 14-6 
 4. Koropi 14-6 
 5. Panerythraikos 13-7 
 6. Ionikos Nikaias 11-9 
 7. Panelefsiniakos 11-9 
 8. Mandraikos 10-10 
 9. Tritonas S. 10-10 
 10. Nea Kifisia 10-10 
 11. Kronos AD 8-12 
 12. Proteas V. 8-12 
 13. Zografou 8-12 
 14. Ergotelis 7-13 
 15. Apollon Sm. 4-16 
 16. KAP 2-18 
Full Standings
Last:2/27/2017
C Standings
Group 1
 1. Dafni 14-2 
 2. Ikaros NS 13-3 
 3. Esperos Patras 11-5 
 4. Enosi 10-5 
 5. KAOK Korinthou 10-5 
 6. Glafkos 10-6 
 7. Akrata Achaias 9-7 
 8. A.O. Ahagia 7-9 
 9. Keravnos Aigio 7-9 
 10. Aris Petropoulis 5-11 
 11. Ermionis 5-11 
 12. Kalamata 5-11 
 13. Porfyras 5-11 
 14. Ikaros Kal. 4-12 
 15. Peukis 4-12 
Group 2
 1. Ippokratis 14-1 
 2. Diagoras D. 13-1 
 3. Pentelis 10-5 
 4. Esperos Lamias 9-5 
 5. Kadmos T. 9-6 
 6. Lokros Atalantis 8-6 
 7. OFI 8-7 
 8. Aris Nikaias 7-8 
 9. Niki Amarousiou 6-9 
 10. AE Santorinis 4-11 
 11. Panaxiakos 3-12 
 12. Promitheas H. 3-12 
 13. Polis Kallitheas 2-13 
Group 3
 1. Elimeia Kozanis 14-2 
 2. Palama 14-2 
 3. Dioskouroi K. 11-5 
 4. Farsalon 11-5 
 5. Nikopoli 11-5 
 6. Ioanninon 9-7 
 7. Apollon KL 7-9 
 8. Efkarpias 7-9 
 9. Melikis 7-9 
 10. Polykastrou 7-9 
 11. Proteas G. 6-10 
 12. Aristotelis 3-13 
 13. Vikos Zag. 3-13 
 14. Aiginiakos 2-14 
Group 4
 1. Ikaroi Serron 15-1 
 2. Komotini AE 13-3 
 3. Panathlitikos 13-3 
 4. Halkidona 12-4 
 5. Zefyros 02 12-4 
 6. Makedonikos 9-6 
 7. Orfeas 8-7 
 8. Komotini GAS 8-8 
 9. Ionikos Ionias 7-9 
 10. Asteras Kav. 5-11 
 11. Neapolis 4-12 
 12. Mantoulidis 3-13 
 13. Agia Varvaras 2-14 
 14. N.Moudanion 0-16 
Last:2/14/2017
Euroleague Standings
 1 Real Madrid 18-5 
 2 CSKA 17-6 
 3 Olympiacos 16-7 
 4 Fenerbahce 15-8 
 5 Panathinaikos 14-9 
 6 Crvena Zvezda 13-10 
 7 Anadolu Efes 12-11 
 8 Baskonia 12-11 
 9 Darussafaka 11-12 
 10 Zalgiris 10-13 
 11 FC Barcelona 9-14 
 12 Brose Bask. 8-15 
 13 Maccabi T-A 8-15 
 14 EA7 Armani 7-16 
 15 Galatasaray 7-16 
 16 Unics 7-16 
Last:2/24/2017
Basketball Champions League Standings
Group A
 1. Monaco 12-2 
 2. Banvit BK 11-3 
 3. CEZ Nymburk 10-4 
 4. Aris 8-6 
 5. Fraport SKY 7-7 
 6. Ironi Nahariya 5-9 
 7. Helios 2-12 
 8. Bakken 1-13 
Group B
 1. Le Mans 9-5 
 2. Umana VE 9-5 
 3. Pinar Karsiyaka 9-5 
 4. Avtodor 7-7 
 5. Maccabi Rishon 7-7 
 6. Oradea 6-8 
 7. Kataja Basket 6-8 
 8. Khimik 3-11 
Group C
 1. ASVEL 10-4 
 2. Neptunas 10-4 
 3. EWE Baskets 10-4 
 4. PAOK 7-7 
 5. Ventspils 7-7 
 6. Usak 5-9 
 7. Openjobmetis V. 4-10 
 8. Rosa Radom 3-11 
Group D
 1. Iberostar Tener. 11-3 
 2. Scandone AV 10-4 
 3. Strasbourg 9-5 
 4. Juventus 8-6 
 5. Oostende 6-8 
 6. Cibona 5-9 
 7. Mega Leks 4-10 
 8. Mornar Bar 3-11 
Group E
 1. Besiktas 12-2 
 2. AEK Athens 9-5 
 3. Partizan 8-6 
 4. Ludwigsburg 8-6 
 5. Banco di Srd 7-7 
 6. Spirou 6-8 
 7. Stelmet ZG 4-10 
 8. Szolnok 2-12 
Last:1/25/2017
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, Trikalla14.3 
 4. Young, Lavrio13.8 
 5. Hall, Koroivos13.4 
 6. Cummings, Aris13.3 
 7. Punter, Lavrio12.8 
 8. Milutinovic, Koroivos12.8 
 9. Dixon, AEK Athens12.6 
 10. Clark, Promitheas12.5 
Rebounds Per Game
 Keith CLANTON
  PAOK
  (205-C/F-90)
  Avg: 10.1
 1. Clanton, PAOK10.1 
 2. Morgan, Kymis9.0 
 3. Basabe, Doxa L.8.9 
 4. Fitzpatrick, AGOR7.1 
 5. Biruta, Trikalla6.9 
 6. Hall, Koroivos6.7 
 7. Reddic, Kolossos HH6.5 
 8. Toutziarakis, Kymis6.4 
 9. Faye, Promitheas6.3 
 10. Singleton, Panathin.5.9 
Assists Per Game
 Ken BROWN
  Koroivos
  (180-PG-89)
  Avg: 7.3
 1. Brown, Koroivos7.3 
 2. Spanoulis, Olympiacos5.6 
 3. Calathes, Panathin.5.5 
 4. Starks, Koroivos5.0 
 5. Young, Lavrio4.8 
 6. Blassingame, Promi.4.8 
 7. Talton, AGOR4.3 
 8. Scott, Doxa L.4.1 
 9. El-Amin, Kymis3.9 
 10. Hall, Kolossos HH3.7 
Steals Per Game
 Shannon SCOTT
  Doxa L.
  (186-PG-92)
  Avg: 2.1
 1. Scott, Doxa L.2.1 
 2. Releford, Kolossos.1.8 
 3. Brown, Koroivos1.8 
 4. Singleton, Panathin.1.8 
 5. Xanthopoulos, Aris1.7 
 6. Jones, Promitheas1.7 
 7. Hickey, Apollon .1.7 
 8. Young, Lavrio1.7 
 9. Gotcher, Koroivos1.5 
 10. Caffey, Trikalla1.3 
Blocks Per Game
 Justin JACKSON
  Aris
  (204-C/F-90)
  Avg: 1.8
 1. Jackson, Aris1.8 
 2. Kok, Lavrio1.5 
 3. Johnson, Promi.1.4 
 4. Clanton, PAOK1.3 
 5. Buckner, Aris1.2 
 6. Milutinov, Olympiacos1.1 
 7. Raines, Apollon .1.0 
 8. Kravic, AGOR1.0 
 9. Reddic, Kolossos HH1.0 
 10. Fitzpatrick, AGOR0.9 
Player of the Week

 Keith Clanton
  PAOK
  ( 205-C/F-111-90 )
  

 Yannis Gagaloudis
  Iraklis
  ( 192-G-78 )
  
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Round 20 (Regular Season)

Olympiacos 90% Mar.4 Lavrio
Koroivos 58% Mar.4 Apollon Patr
Panathinaiko 78% Mar.4 Aris
Doxa Lefkada Mar.4 Kolossos HH 80%
AGOR 59% Mar.4 Kymis
Promitheas Mar.4 AEK Athens 64%
PAOK 54% Mar.4 Trikalla
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Round 20 (Regular Season)

Arkadikos Mar.4 Aiolos Astak 51%
GS Larissas Mar.4 Doxa Pefkon 66%
Doukas 77% Mar.4 AE Larissas
Ethnikos Mar.4 Iraklis 67%
Panionios 94% Mar.4 Irakleio
Psychiko 89% Mar.4 Pagrati
Amyntas Dafn 59% Mar.4 Kavala
Holargos Mar.4 Faros 54%
Next Round Schedule

Round 21 (Regular Season)

North
Periko/Arhel Mar.5 Polygirou 62%
Kastoria 79% Mar.5 Evropi
Ermis Agias 75% Mar.5 Gefyra
Charilaos T 60% Mar.5 Aias Evosmou
HANTH 61% Mar.5 Ermis Lagkad
Karditsas 66% Mar.5 Anatolia
Filippos Ver Mar.5 Agriniou 51%
Stratoni 62% Mar.5 Xanthis
South
Zografou Mar.5 Ergotelis 55%
Kronos AD Mar.5 Marousi 65%
Proteas V. Mar.5 Peristeri G 75%
Apollon Sm. Mar.5 Panelefsinia 76%
Panerythraik 74% Mar.5 Nea Kifisia
Mandraikos 89% Mar.5 KAP
Papagou 55% Mar.5 Ionikos Nika
Tritonas S. Mar.5 Koropi 60%
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Round 24 (Regular Season)

Crvena Zvezd 74% Mar.3 Brose Bask.
Darussafaka Mar.3 Panathinaiko 55%
FC Barcelona Mar.3 CSKA 70%
Unics Mar.3 Anadolu Efes 65%
Galatasaray Mar.2 Real Madrid 83%
Baskonia 62% Mar.2 EA7 Armani
Maccabi T-A Mar.2 Olympiacos 74%
Zalgiris Mar.2 Fenerbahce 51%
Next Round Schedule

Round 1 (1/8 Finals)

Pinar Karsiy Mar.1 Besiktas 55%
Ludwigsburg Mar.1 Neptunas 63%
Banco di Srd 63% Mar.1 Le Mans
Aris Mar.1 ASVEL 62%
Umana VE 51% Mar.1 Scandone AV
EWE Baskets 60% Feb.28 Banvit BK
AEK Athens 57% Feb.28 Monaco
PAOK Feb.28 Iberostar Te 52%
A1 Round 15: Olympiacos edges Panathinaikos 72-67 - Feb 4, 2013


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Uros Duvnjak
There was no lack of interesting games this round. The round ended with extra overtimes, derby games, favorites losing the games and games ending by tiny margin.

The most exciting game of round 15 in the A1 took place in Thessaloniki. This derby game ended with only two-point home defeat of 7th ranked Aris (6-9) to fifth ranked AGOR (10-5) 73-71 on Saturday evening. The guests trailed by 11 points after three quarters before their 24-11 charge, which allowed them to win the game. It was a great evening for Serbian guard Uros Duvnjak (190-86, agency: Beo Basket) who led his team to a victory scoring 36 points (!!!). American forward Brent Petway (204-85, college: Michigan) helped adding 14 points, 5 rebounds and 5 blocks. AGOR's coach Stergios Koufos used a ten-player rotation in such tough game. The best for the losing side was forward Antonis Asimakopoulos (203-76) with 12 points and 6 rebounds. AGOR have a solid series of three victories in a row. They maintain fifth place with 10-5 record. Aris at the other side keeps the seventh position with nine games lost. They share it with Ikaros. AGOR are looking forward to face league's second-placed Panathinaikos in Athens in the next round and it will be quite challenging to get another victory. Aris will play on the road against Ilysiakos (#12) in Athens and is hoping to prove to their supporters that this time they can win.
Another exciting game was a derby match between two teams from Athens: Olympiacos (#1) and Panathinaikos (#2). Olympiacos (14-1) won against visiting Panathinaikos (12-3) 72-67. It ended at the same time the ten-game winning streak of Panathinaikos. It was an exceptional evening for international guard Vassilis Spanoulis (193-82, agency: Beo Basket) who led the winners and scored 11 points and 7 assists. Georgios Printezis accounted for 11 points and 6 rebounds. The former international guard Dimitris Diamantidis (196-80) came up with 17 points and 6 assists for Panathinaikos in the defeat. Both coaches used bench players in such tough game. Defending champion maintains first place with 14-1 record. Panathinaikos at the other side keeps the second position with three games lost. They share it with Panionios. Olympiacos will play against Ikaros (#8) in Kalitheas in the next round and are hoping to win another game. Panathinaikos will play on the road against AGOR (#5) in Rethymno and hopes to get back on the winning track.
KAOD (#11) forced the game against Apollon Patras (#6) into an overtime, but lost by thirteen points 88-101 on Saturday night. The game took place in Dramas. But the guests from Patra were better at the end. The best player for the winners was Errick McCollum who scored 31 points, 5 rebounds and 5 assists. At the other side the best for losing team was Preston Knowles who recorded a double-double by scoring 18 points and 11 rebounds. KAOD's coach Giorgos Kalafatakis rotated ten players in this game, but that didn't help. Newly promoted Apollon Patras maintains sixth place with 7-8 record. Loser KAOD dropped to the ninth position with ten games lost. They share it with 3 other teams. Apollon Patras will meet at home Peristeri GS (#10) in the next round. KAOD will play against PAOK in Thessaloniki and hope to secure a win.
The game in Kalitheas was also worth to mention about. Fourth ranked PAOK (11-4) played at the court of 7th ranked Ikaros (6-9). PAOK managed to secure a 5-point victory 85-80. It was a good game for Mihalis Tsairelis who led his team to a victory with 20 points and 7 rebounds (on 9-of-11 shooting from the field). PAOK maintains fourth place with 11-4 record. Ikaros lost third consecutive game. They keep the seventh position with nine games lost. PAOK's next round opponent will be KAOD (#11) in Dramas and are hoping to win another game. Ikaros will play on the road against the league's leader Olympiacos (#1) in Athens.
Important game to mention about took place in Kavala. Thirteenth ranked Kavala (4-11) saved a 2-point derby victory at home edging 14th ranked Panelefsiniakos (3-12) 68-66 in the fight for the thirteenth place. It was a great evening for William Coleman who led his team to a victory with a double-double by scoring 15 points and 14 rebounds. Both coaches tested many bench players in such tough game. Kavala maintains thirteenth place with 4-11 record. Newly promoted Panelefsiniakos stay at the bottom position with 12 games lost. Kavala will face higher ranked Panionios (#3) in Athens in the next round and it will be quite challenging to get another victory. Panelefsiniakos will play at home against Kolossos (#9) in Rodou.

In the last two games of round 15 Ilysiakos lost to Kolossos on the opponent's court 63-71. Peristeri GS was outscored by Panionios in a home game 69-91.
The most impressive stats of the last round was 25 points, 9 rebounds and 4 assists by Nikos Pappas of Panionios.

Olympiacos - Panathinaikos 72-67

Another exciting game was a derby match between two teams from Athens: Olympiacos (#1) and Panathinaikos (#2). Olympiacos (14-1) won against visiting Panathinaikos (12-3) 72-67. It ended at the same time the ten-game winning streak of Panathinaikos. Panathinaikos was plagued by 26 personal fouls down the stretch. It was an exceptional evening for international guard Vassilis Spanoulis (193-82, agency: Beo Basket) who led the winners and scored 11 points and 7 assists. The former international forward Georgios Printezis (206-85, agency: FCM) accounted for 11 points and 6 rebounds for the winning side. The former international guard Dimitris Diamantidis (196-80) came up with 17 points and 6 assists and Gabonese forward Stephane Lasme (203-82, college: Massachusetts) added 11 points and 5 rebounds respectively for Panathinaikos in the defeat. Both coaches used bench players in such tough game. Defending champion maintains first place with 14-1 record. Panathinaikos at the other side keeps the second position with three games lost. They share it with Panionios. Olympiacos will play against Ikaros (#8) in Kalitheas in the next round and are hoping to win another game. Panathinaikos will play on the road against AGOR (#5) in Rethymno and hopes to get back on the winning track.
Top scorers:
Olympiacos: A.Law 12+2reb+3ast, V.Spanoulis 11+2reb+7ast, G.Printezis 11+6reb+1ast, S.Perperoglou 10+2reb, K.Papanikolaou 9+3reb+2ast, K.Hines 6+6reb
Panathinaikos: D.Diamantidis 17+3reb+6ast, S.Schortsanitis 14+1ast, S.Lasme 11+5reb, K.Tsartsaris 5+2reb+1ast, V.Xanthopoulos 4+1reb+1ast, J.Maciulis 4+2reb
gschID: 203794


Kolossos - Ilysiakos 71-63

There was a minor upset in Rodou where 9th ranked Ilysiakos (5-10) was defeated by twelfth ranked Kolossos (5-10) 71-63 on Saturday. Ilysiakos was trailing by 2 points at halftime but managed to get 2-point lead after three quarters before a 24-14 charge of Kolossos, which allowed them to win the game. They made 19-of-23 free shots (82.6 percent) during the game. Ilysiakos was plagued by 27 personal fouls down the stretch. It was a great evening for American center LaRon Dendy (205-88, college: Middle Tenn.St., agency: David Lee services) who led his team to a victory scoring 21 points and 6 rebounds. His fellow American import point guard Marcus Hatten (186-80, college: St.John's) helped adding 10 points, 9 rebounds and 4 assists. The best for the losing side was American point guard Terrell Stoglin (185-91, college: Maryland) with 21 points and Nigerian-American forward Aloysius Anagonye (203-81, college: Michigan St.) scored 12 points and 5 rebounds. Ilysiakos' coach Giorgos Zeugolis tested eleven players, but that didn't help to avoid defeat in this game. Kolossos moved-up to ninth place, which they share with 3 other teams including defeated Ilysiakos. Kolossos will face bottom-ranked Panelefsiniakos (#14) in Eleusina in the next round which should be theoretically an easy game.
Top scorers:
Kolossos: L.Dendy 21+6reb, G.Kalambokis 15+3reb, M.Hatten 10+9reb+4ast, F.Koumpouras 8+2reb+1ast, K.Langford 6+6reb+2ast, S.Nadjfeji 6+2reb
Ilysiakos: T.Stoglin 21+3reb+2ast, A.Anagonye 12+5reb, G.Apostolidis 11+2reb, T.Garrison 7+5reb, P.Kafkis 4+5reb+1ast, N.Chatzis 3+1reb
gschID: 203789


Ikaros - PAOK 80-85

The game in Kalitheas was also worth to mention about. Fourth ranked PAOK (11-4) played at the court of 7th ranked Ikaros (6-9). PAOK managed to secure a 5-point victory 85-80. Ikaros was tied at the half but could not keep up in last two quarters eventually losing the game. PAOK made 18-of-22 charity shots (81.8 percent) during the game. 24 personal fouls committed by Ikaros helped opponents get some easy free throw opportunities. It was a good game for power forward Mihalis Tsairelis (207-88) who led his team to a victory with 20 points and 7 rebounds (on 9-of-11 shooting from the field). point guard Kostas Haralampidis (189-76) contributed with 21 points for the winners. Five PAOK players scored in double figures. Guard Alexis Kiritsis (198-82) answered with 23 points and 5 rebounds and American point guard Danny Gibson (180-84, college: S.Indiana) added 23 points in the effort for Ikaros. PAOK maintains fourth place with 11-4 record. Ikaros lost third consecutive game. They keep the seventh position with nine games lost. PAOK's next round opponent will be KAOD (#11) in Dramas and are hoping to win another game. Ikaros will play on the road against the league's leader Olympiacos (#1) in Athens.
Top scorers:
PAOK: K.Haralampidis 21+2reb+3ast, M.Tsairelis 20+7reb+1ast, G.Dedas 14+4reb, D.McGrath 11+5reb+6ast, L.Papadopoulos 10+6reb+3ast, L.Kaselakis 7+6reb+2ast
Ikaros: D.Gibson 23+4reb+2ast, A.Kiritsis 23+5reb+2ast, M.Pantic 10+4reb, Z.Vrkic 8+5reb+1ast, M.Giannakidis 5+1ast, V.Symtsak 4+1reb+1ast
gschID: 203793


KAOD - Apollon Patras 88-101 OT

KAOD (#11) forced the game against Apollon Patras (#6) into an overtime, but lost by thirteen points 88-101 on Saturday night. The game took place in Dramas. But the guests from Patra were better at the end. The guests trailed by 2 points at the halftime before their 20-11 charge in the third quarter, which allowed them to tie the game at the end of regular time. They were better in overtime eventually winning that period 25-12. Apollon Patras made 26-of-32 free shots (81.3 percent) during the game. Strangely KAOD outrebounded Apollon Patras 52-40 including a 22-11 advantage in offensive rebounds. The best player for the winners was American point guard Errick McCollum (185-88, college: Goshen, agency: Gross Zeev ISA) who scored 31 points, 5 rebounds and 5 assists. His fellow American import Keaton Grant (193-86, college: Purdue) chipped in 28 points and 6 rebounds. At the other side the best for losing team was American guard Preston Knowles (185-89, college: Louisville) who recorded a double-double by scoring 18 points and 11 rebounds and forward Stelios Ioannou (200-87) added 17 points and 8 rebounds (on 7-of-8 shooting from the field) respectively. Four Apollon Patras and five KAOD players scored in double figures. KAOD's coach Giorgos Kalafatakis rotated ten players in this game, but that didn't help. Newly promoted Apollon Patras maintains sixth place with 7-8 record. Loser KAOD dropped to the ninth position with ten games lost. They share it with 3 other teams. Apollon Patras will meet at home Peristeri GS (#10) in the next round. KAOD will play against PAOK in Thessaloniki and hope to secure a win.
Top scorers:
Apollon Patras: E.McCollum 31+5reb+5ast, K.Grant 28+6reb+3ast, V.Petrovic-Stergiou 14+5reb+2ast, D.Erceg 13+13reb, L.Turner 8+3reb+2ast, N.Argyropoylos 5+5reb+4ast
KAOD: P.Knowles 18+11reb+3ast, S.Ioannou 17+8reb+1ast, K.Palmer 14+8reb+2ast, K.Kakaroudis 12+10reb+1ast, J.Rowe 11+3ast, T.Zaras 4+2reb
gschID: 203792


Peristeri GS - Panionios 69-91

Very predictable result in Athens where third ranked Panionios (12-3) smashed 10th ranked Peristeri GS (5-10) 91-69 on Saturday. The game was mostly controlled by Panionios. Peristeri GS was better in fourth quarter 18-14. But it was not enough to take a lead and get a victory that evening. They made 18-of-23 free shots (78.3 percent) during the game. Panionios looked well-organized offensively handing out 21 assists. It was a great evening for the former international guard Nikos Pappas (195-90, agency: FCM) who led his team to a victory scoring 25 points, 9 rebounds and 4 assists. American forward Landon Milbourne (201-87, college: Maryland, agency: Three Eye Sports) helped adding 24 points and 5 rebounds. The best for the losing side was point guard Nontas Papantoniou (190-90) with 14 points and 5 assists and American point guard Dwight Thorne (190-88, college: Colorado) scored 12 points. Five Peristeri GS players scored in double figures. The winner was already known earlier in the game, so both coaches allowed to play the bench players saving starting five for next games. Panionios have a solid series of three victories in a row. They moved-up to second place, which they share with Panathinaikos. Peristeri GS lost third consecutive game. They dropped to the ninth position with ten games lost. Panionios will face Kavala (#13) at home in the next round which should be another easy win for them. Peristeri GS will play against Apollon Patras (#6).
Top scorers:
Panionios: N.Pappas 25+9reb+4ast, L.Milbourne 24+5reb, V.Jankovic 18+3reb+3ast, W.Keys 6+2reb, M.Payne 5+3reb+2ast, G.Bogris 4+4reb+1ast
Peristeri GS: N.Papantoniou 14+3reb+5ast, D.Thorne 12+4reb+3ast, A.Mantzaris 11+3reb+4ast, A.Kanonidis 10+4reb+2ast, T.Hines 10+5reb, P.Melissaratos 5+3reb+1ast
gschID: 203791


Kavala - Panelefsiniakos 68-66

Important game to mention about took place in Kavala. Thirteenth ranked Kavala (4-11) saved a 2-point derby victory at home edging 14th ranked Panelefsiniakos (3-12) 68-66 in the fight for the thirteenth place. Panelefsiniakos was trailing by 5 points at halftime but managed to get 4-point lead after three quarters before a 19-13 charge of Kavala, which allowed them to win the game. Kavala outrebounded Panelefsiniakos 33-22 including 23 on the defensive glass. It was a great evening for American forward William Coleman (206-88, college: Memphis) who led his team to a victory with a double-double by scoring 15 points and 14 rebounds. Canadian-Bosnian guard Nemanja Mitrovic (197-90, college: Portland) helped adding 19 points. The best for the losing side was forward Nikolaos Papanikolaou (209-85) with 17 points and 6 rebounds and guard Spyros Magounis (200-85, agency: FCM) scored 15 points. Four Panelefsiniakos players scored in double figures. Both coaches tested many bench players in such tough game. Kavala maintains thirteenth place with 4-11 record. Newly promoted Panelefsiniakos stay at the bottom position with 12 games lost. Kavala will face higher ranked Panionios (#3) in Athens in the next round and it will be quite challenging to get another victory. Panelefsiniakos will play at home against Kolossos (#9) in Rodou.
Top scorers:
Kavala: N.Mitrovic 19+3reb, W.Coleman 15+14reb, G.Arbet 10+2reb+2ast, C.Stefanidis 9+3reb+1ast, K.Achara 5+6reb+2ast, I.Milosevic 4+1reb+4ast
Panelefsiniakos: N.Papanikolaou 17+6reb+1ast, S.Magounis 15+4reb+1ast, N.Liakopoulos 14+3reb+2ast, C.Eziukwu 14+5reb, G.Kyriakopoulos 2+1reb+2ast, X.Gibson 2+1reb+1ast
gschID: 203790


Aris - AGOR 71-73

The most exciting game of round 15 in the A1 took place in Thessaloniki. This derby game ended with only two-point home defeat of 7th ranked Aris (6-9) to fifth ranked AGOR (10-5) 73-71 on Saturday evening. The guests trailed by 11 points after three quarters before their 24-11 charge, which allowed them to win the game. It was a great evening for Serbian guard Uros Duvnjak (190-86, agency: Beo Basket) who led his team to a victory scoring 36 points (!!!). American forward Brent Petway (204-85, college: Michigan) helped adding 14 points, 5 rebounds and 5 blocks. AGOR's coach Stergios Koufos used a ten-player rotation in such tough game. The best for the losing side was forward Antonis Asimakopoulos (203-76) with 12 points and 6 rebounds and Bosnian guard Muhamed Pasalic (192-87) scored 13 points and 5 assists. Four Aris players scored in double figures. AGOR have a solid series of three victories in a row. They maintain fifth place with 10-5 record. Aris at the other side keeps the seventh position with nine games lost. They share it with Ikaros. AGOR are looking forward to face league's second-placed Panathinaikos in Athens in the next round and it will be quite challenging to get another victory. Aris will play on the road against Ilysiakos (#12) in Athens and is hoping to prove to their supporters that this time they can win.
Top scorers:
AGOR: U.Duvnjak 36+3reb+2ast, B.Petway 14+5reb, C.Colimon 8+3reb+1ast, M.Antonio Carter 8+5reb+1ast, N.Kommatos 5+1reb+3ast, A.Tsochlas 2+2reb+2ast
Aris: M.Pasalic 13+3reb+5ast, A.Vezenkov 13+6reb, A.Asimakopoulos 12+6reb+3ast, M.Pelekanos 12+3reb, J.Hunt 9+3reb+6ast, D.Verginis 8+2reb+1ast
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