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A1 Standings
 1. Olympiacos 9-0 
 2. AEK Athens 8-1 
 3. Panathinaikos 8-1 
 4. AGOR 5-4 
 5. PAOK 5-4 
 6. Aris 5-4 
 7. Kolossos 4-5 
 8. Kymis 4-5 
 9. Promitheas 4-5 
 10. Apollon Patras 3-6 
 11. Doxa Lefkadas 2-7 
 12. Koroivos 2-7 
 13. Lavrio 2-7 
 14. Trikalla 2-7 
Full Standings
Last:12/5/2016
A2 Standings
 1. Panionios 9-0 
 2. Iraklis 8-1 
 3. Doukas 7-2 
 4. Faros 6-3 
 5. Ethnikos 5-4 
 6. AE Larissas 5-4 
 7. Holargos 4-5 
 8. Aiolos Astakou 4-5 
 9. Psyhiko 4-5 
 10. Arkadikos 4-5 
 11. Amyntas Dafnis 4-5 
 12. Doxa Pefkon 4-5 
 13. Irakleio 3-6 
 14. Kavala 3-6 
 15. GS Larissas 1-8 
 16. Pagrati 1-8 
Full Standings
Last:12/5/2016
B Standings
North
 1. Kastoria 9-1 
 2. Evropi 8-2 
 3. Ermis Agias 7-3 
 4. Karditsas 6-3 
 5. Ermis Lagkada 6-4 
 6. Agriniou 6-4 
 7. Gefyra 6-4 
 8. Charilaos TM 5-4 
 9. Anatolia 5-5 
 10. Stratoni 4-6 
 11. Xanthis 4-6 
 12. Filippos Veroias 4-6 
 13. Periko/Arhelaos 3-7 
 14. Polygirou 3-7 
 15. HANTH 3-7 
 16. Aias Evosmou 0-10 
South
 1. Panerythraikos 9-1 
 2. Peristeri GS 8-2 
 3. Nea Kifisia 7-3 
 4. Panelefsiniakos 6-4 
 5. Marousi 5-3 
 6. Ionikos Nikaias 5-4 
 7. Koropi 5-5 
 8. Mandraikos 5-5 
 9. Tritonas S. 4-4 
 10. Papagou 4-5 
 11. Proteas V. 4-6 
 12. Zografou 4-6 
 13. Apollon Sm. 3-7 
 14. Kronos AD 3-7 
 15. Ergotelis 2-6 
 16. Esperos Patras 1-7 
Full Standings
Last:12/5/2016
C Standings
Group 1
 1. Ikaros NS 5-0 
 2. Enosi 4-1 
 3. Porfyras 4-2 
 4. KAOK Korinthou 3-2 
 5. A.O. Ahagia 3-3 
 6. Akrata Achaias 3-3 
 7. Glafkos 3-3 
 8. Kalamata 3-3 
 9. Keravnos Aigio 1-4 
 10. Ikaros Kal. 1-5 
 11. Dafni 0-0 
 12. Ermionis 0-0 
 13. Esperos AOPA 0-0 
 14. Aris Petropoulis 0-5 
 15. Peukis 0-6 
Group 2
 1. Kadmos T. 5-0 
 2. Ippokratis 4-0 
 3. Pentelis 4-1 
 4. Diagoras D. 3-1 
 5. Esperos Lamias 3-1 
 6. OFI 3-2 
 7. Aris Nikaias 2-3 
 8. Niki Amarousiou 2-3 
 9. Polis Kallitheas 1-3 
 10. Promitheas H. 1-4 
 11. Lokros Atalantis 0-0 
 12. AE Santorinis 0-5 
 13. Panaxiakos 0-5 
Group 3
 1. Elimeia Kozanis 4-1 
 2. Ioanninon 4-1 
 3. Nikopoli 4-1 
 4. Palama 4-1 
 5. Dioskouroi K. 3-2 
 6. Proteas G. 3-2 
 7. Aiginiakos 2-3 
 8. Apollon KL 2-3 
 9. Melikis 2-3 
 10. Efkarpias 1-4 
 11. Polykastrou 1-4 
 12. Farsalon 0-0 
 13. Vikos Zag. 0-0 
 14. Aristotelis 0-5 
Group 4
 1. Panathlitikos 5-0 
 2. Zefyros 02 5-0 
 3. Ikaroi Serron 4-1 
 4. Komotini AE 4-1 
 5. Halkidona 3-2 
 6. Makedonikos 3-2 
 7. Orfeas 3-2 
 8. Ionikos Ionias 2-3 
 9. Agia Varvaras 1-4 
 10. Komotini GAS 1-4 
 11. Mantoulidis 1-4 
 12. Neapolis 1-4 
 13. Asteras Kav. 0-0 
 14. N.Moudanion 0-0 
Last:11/19/2016
Euroleague Standings
 1 CSKA 9-1 
 2 Fenerbahce 7-3 
 3 Real Madrid 7-3 
 4 Olympiacos 6-4 
 5 Baskonia 6-4 
 6 FC Barcelona 5-5 
 7 Anadolu Efes 5-5 
 8 Panathinaikos 5-5 
 9 Darussafaka 5-5 
 10 Maccabi T-A 5-5 
 11 Zalgiris 4-6 
 12 Crvena Zvezda 4-6 
 13 EA7 Armani 4-6 
 14 Galatasaray 3-7 
 15 Unics 3-7 
 16 Brose Bask. 2-8 
Last:12/2/2016
Basketball Champions League Standings
Group A
 1 Banvit BK 6-1 
 2 Monaco 6-1 
 3 CEZ Nymburk 4-3 
 4 Aris 4-3 
 5 Ironi Nahariya 3-4 
 6 Fraport SKY 3-4 
 7 Helios 1-6 
 8 Bakken 1-6 
Group B
 1 Le Mans 6-1 
 2 Umana VE 5-2 
 3 Pinar Karsiyaka 4-3 
 4 Avtodor 3-4 
 5 Oradea 3-4 
 6 Maccabi Rishon 3-4 
 7 Kataja Basket 3-4 
 8 Khimik 1-6 
Group C
 1 Neptunas 6-1 
 2 ASVEL 5-2 
 3 EWE Baskets 4-3 
 4 Ventspils 3-4 
 5 PAOK 3-4 
 6 Rosa Radom 3-4 
 7 Usak 2-5 
 8 Openjobmetis V. 2-5 
Group D
 1 Iberostar Tener. 5-2 
 2 Scandone AV 5-2 
 3 Juventus 5-2 
 4 Strasbourg 4-3 
 5 Oostende 3-4 
 6 Cibona 2-5 
 7 Mega Leks 2-5 
 8 Mornar Bar 2-5 
Group E
 1 Besiktas 6-1 
 2 Ludwigsburg 5-2 
 3 AEK Athens 4-3 
 4 Banco di Srd 3-4 
 5 Spirou 3-4 
 6 Partizan 3-4 
 7 Stelmet ZG 3-4 
 8 Szolnok 1-6 
Last:11/30/2016
Points Per Game
 Ken BROWN
  
  (180-PG-89)
  Avg: 17.9
 1. Brown, Koroivos17.9 
 2. Wells, Doxa L.16.8 
 3. Young, Lavrio15.6 
 4. Cummings, Aris14.7 
 5. Clark, Promitheas14.3 
 6. Dixon, AEK Athens14.0 
 7. El-Amin, Kymis13.9 
 8. Arnold, AGOR13.6 
 9. Barlow, Trikalla13.5 
 10. Lojeski, Olympiac.13.3 
Rebounds Per Game
 Melsahn BASABE
  
  (201-PF-92)
  Avg: 9
 1. Basabe, Doxa L.9.0 
 2. Morgan, Kymis8.8 
 3. Clanton, PAOK8.6 
 4. Kravic, AGOR8.2 
 5. Fitzpatrick, AGOR7.7 
 6. Reddic, Kolossos6.9 
 7. Biruta, Trikalla6.8 
 8. Milosevic, AEK A.6.4 
 9. Bourousis, Panathi.6.4 
 10. Hall, Koroivos6.4 
Assists Per Game
 Ken BROWN
  
  (180-PG-89)
  Avg: 7
 1. Brown, Koroivos7.0 
 2. Spanoulis, Olympia.6.6 
 3. Calathes, Panathin.6.0 
 4. Young, Lavrio5.9 
 5. El-Amin, Kymis4.4 
 6. Talton, AGOR4.4 
 7. Releford, Kolossos4.2 
 8. Scott, Doxa L.4.1 
 9. Miljenovic, PAOK4.1 
 10. Hall, Kolossos4.0 
Steals Per Game
 Brandon YOUNG
  
  (193-G-91)
  Avg: 2.1
 1. Young, Lavrio2.1 
 2. McMillan, Trikalla2.0 
 3. Releford, Kolossos2.0 
 4. Singleton, Panathi.2.0 
 5. Scott, Doxa L.1.9 
 6. Milutinovic, Koroi.1.6 
 7. Dixon, AEK Athens1.6 
 8. Hickey, Apollon1.6 
 9. Johnson, Lavrio1.5 
 10. Bolds, Lavrio1.4 
Blocks Per Game
 Jito KOK
  
  (206-C-94)
  Avg: 2
 1. Kok, Lavrio2.0 
 2. Kravic, AGOR1.8 
 3. Johnson, Promi.1.4 
 4. Birch, Olympiacos1.4 
 5. Buckner, Aris1.3 
 6. Clanton, PAOK1.1 
 7. Cobbins, Apollon1.0 
 8. Reddic, Kolossos0.9 
 9. Singleton, Panathi.0.9 
 10. Chrysikopoul., PA.0.9 
Player of the week
Round: 8

 Jordan Sibert
  PAOK
  (193-G-85)
  
Round: 9

 Savas Chrysopoulos
  Iraklis
  (200-F-)
  
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Round 10 (Regular Season)

Doxa Lefkada 57% Dec.10 Lavrio
Kolossos 63% Dec.10 Apollon Patr
Aris 62% Dec.10 Kymis
Panathinaiko 66% Dec.10 AEK Athens
Koroivos 70% Dec.10 Trikalla
Olympiacos 83% Dec.10 AGOR
Promitheas 52% Dec.10 PAOK
Next Round Schedule

Round 10 (Regular Season)

Psyhiko 70% Dec.10 Aiolos Astak
Pagrati Dec.10 Doxa Pefkon 80%
Irakleio 52% Dec.10 AE Larissas
Iraklis 85% Dec.10 Kavala
Panionios 79% Dec.10 Faros
Ethnikos 55% Dec.10 Amyntas Dafn
Doukas 77% Dec.10 Holargos
GS Larissas Dec.10 Arkadikos 80%
Next Round Schedule

Round 11 (Regular Season)

North
Periko/Arhel 62% Dec.11 Anatolia
Kastoria 92% Dec.11 HANTH
Ermis Agias 67% Dec.11 Charilaos T
Karditsas 84% Dec.11 Polygirou
Filippos Ver 53% Dec.11 Ermis Lagkad
Stratoni 92% Dec.11 Aias Evosmou
Xanthis 50% Dec.11 Gefyra
Agriniou Dec.11 Evropi 51%
South
Zografou 54% Dec.11 Esperos Patr
Kronos AD Dec.11 Panerythraik 88%
Proteas V. 57% Dec.11 Apollon Sm.
Mandraikos 76% Dec.11 Ergotelis
Papagou Dec.11 Nea Kifisia 65%
Tritonas S. Dec.11 Panelefsinia 56%
Koropi Dec.11 Peristeri G 60%
Ionikos Nika 58% Dec.11 Marousi
Next Round Schedule

Round 11 (Regular Season)

Anadolu Efes 61% Dec.9 FC Barcelona
Baskonia 68% Dec.9 Darussafaka
Olympiacos 66% Dec.9 Unics
EA7 Armani Dec.8 CSKA 84%
Fenerbahce 75% Dec.8 Crvena Zvezd
Maccabi T-A 76% Dec.8 Brose Bask.
Panathinaiko 57% Dec.8 Galatasaray
Real Madrid 66% Dec.8 Zalgiris
Next Round Schedule

Round 8 (Regular Season)

Group A
Aris 77% Dec.7 Helios
Banvit BK 75% Dec.7 Ironi Nahari
CEZ Nymburk 88% Dec.6 Bakken
Fraport SKY Dec.6 Monaco 74%
Group B
Avtodor 67% Dec.7 Khimik
Macc.Rishon 57% Dec.6 Kataja Bsk
Umana VE 51% Dec.6 Le Mans
Pinar Karsiy 55% Dec.6 Oradea
Group C
EWE Baskets 63% Dec.7 Ventspils
Neptunas 81% Dec.6 Usak
PAOK 71% Dec.6 Rosa Radom
ASVEL 83% Dec.6 Openjobmetis
Group D
Scandone AV 77% Dec.7 Mega Leks
Strasbourg Dec.7 Juventus 55%
Iberostar Te 81% Dec.7 Cibona
Oostende 73% Dec.6 Mornar Bar
Group E
Stelmet ZG 56% Dec.7 Banco di Srd
Szolnok Dec.7 AEK Athens 83%
Besiktas 78% Dec.7 Spirou
Partizan Dec.6 Ludwigsburg 66%
Kostas Koufos' double-double lands him Player of the Week award among Greeks playing currently abroad - Mar 13, 2013


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Here is the weekly review of the top performing Greek players, who play currently abroad.


Kostas Koufos
Kostas Koufos
   #1. This week's number one is former international center Kostas Koufos (213-89, college: Ohio St., currently plays in NBA). He led Denver Nuggets to a victory over the Phoenix Suns (22-43) 108-93 in the NBA in Monday night's game. Koufos was MVP of the game. He had a double-double by scoring 22 points and getting 10 rebounds in 26 minutes on the court. The Denver Nuggets have a solid 44-22 record this season. It was his team's tenth consecutive victory in a row. Koufos has relatively good stats this year: 8.3ppg, 6.7rpg, 1.4bpg, 2FGP: 61.2%(246-402) and FT: 57.0% in the 65 games he played so far. He is a naturalized American. Koufos played for the Greek senior national team two years ago. Strangely he has never played in Greece.

Nikolaos Zisis
Nikolaos Zisis
   #2. Second place goes to an international guard Nikolaos Zisis (197-83, currently plays in Eurocup). Zisis was the main contributor in a Gescrap BB's victory against the closely-ranked ratiopharm Ulm (3-3) crushing them 101-78 in the Eurocup last Tuesday. He was the best player in that game. Zisis scored 23 points. It was the game of the round between two top 2 ranked teams in group J. Gescrap Bizkaia Bilbao Basket (4-2) is placed first. It was his team's fourth consecutive victory in a row. It's Zisis' first season with the team. This year he has relatively solid stats: 10.4ppg, 1.8rpg, 3.5apg, 2FGP: 50.7%, 3FGP: 38.2% and FT: 75.0%. Zisis is in the roster of the Greek senior national team.

Loukas Mavrokefalidis
Loukas Mavrokefalidis
   #3. The Greek player who performed third best last week abroad was former international center Loukas Mavrokefalidis (207-84, currently plays in Eurocup), who plays in Russia. He could not help Spartak St.Petersburg (3-3) in their last game. Despite Mavrokefalidis' very good performance the second-placed Spartak St.Petersburg was badly defeated 73-56 on the road by the leading Budivelnyk in the group K of Eurocup. He was the top scorer with 21 points. Mavrokefalidis also added 4 rebounds in 30 minutes. Mavrokefalidis has reliable stats this year: 14.5ppg, 5.3rpg, 1.4apg, 2FGP: 54.3%, 3FGP: 43.8% and FT: 76.2% in the 14 games. He played for the Greek national team two years ago.

Kostas Vasiliadis
Kostas Vasiliadis
   #4. Swingman Kostas Vasiliadis (200-84, agency: FCM, currently plays in Eurocup) is a teammate of previously mentioned Nikolaos Zisis. But that was another game of his team in Eurocup which we would like to mention. Vasiliadis, who plays in Spain was not able to help Gescrap BB (4-2) in their last game on Tuesday. Despite his very good performance Gescrap BB was defeated 85-81 in Ulm by the second-ranked ratiopharm in the group J of Eurocup. Vasiliadis was the top scorer with 21 points. Vasiliadis' stats this season are: 14.3ppg, 3.0rpg, 1.4apg and 1.3spg. He is also Greek national team player.

Nick Calathes
Nick Calathes
   #5. International point guard Nick Calathes (198-89, college: Florida, currently plays in Eurocup) was the major contributor in Lokomotiv's victory against the closely-ranked Buducnost (3-3) 72-54 in the Eurocup on Wednesday night. Calathes recorded 15 points and added 4 assists. It was the game of the round between two top 2 ranked teams in group K. Lokomotiv Kuban (5-1) is placed first. It was his team's sixth consecutive victory in a row. Calathes is the league's best passer. He has very reliable stats this season: 13.1ppg, 5.9rpg, 6.9apg and 1.4spg. Calathes is a naturalized American. He plays currently for the Greek national team. Calathes used to play for 3-year contract with Panathinaikos Athens in Greek league.

Dimitris Haritopoulos
Dimitris Haritopoulos
   #6. Power forward Dimitris Haritopoulos (205-83, agency: Interperformances, currently plays in Bulgaria) contributed to an easy victory against one of league's weakest teams Spartak Pleven (4-15) crushing them 93-70 in the Bulgarian NBL in Saturday night's game. He recorded 17 points and grabbed 8 rebounds in 22 minutes. Lukoil Academik Sofia (17-2) is placed first in the NBL. It was his team's seventh consecutive victory in a row. Haritopoulos has individually a very good year with high stats. He averages: 17.7ppg and 9.0rpg in the three games. Haritopoulos is a former international player as he played for the Greek senior team eight years ago.

Antonis Fotsis
Antonis Fotsis
   #7. International forward Antonis Fotsis (209-81, currently plays in Italy) contributed to an overtime Armani Milano's victory against the closely-ranked Umana Venezia (11-11) 97-88 in the Italian SerieA last Sunday. He recorded 12 points and grabbed 6 rebounds. EA7 Emporio Armani Milano (14-8) is placed fifth in the SerieA. Fotsis' overall stats this season are: 7.7ppg and 4.1rpg. He is also Greek national team player.

Theodoros Papaloukas
Theodoros Papaloukas
   #8. An experienced point guard Theodoros Papaloukas (200-77, also represented by FCM, currently plays in Euroleague) managed to help CSKA Moscow in a victory against the eighth-ranked Brose Baskets Bamberg (0-10) crushing them 78-58 in the Euroleague on Wednesday night. Papaloukas recorded only 4 points and added 4 passes in 12 minutes. CSKA Moscow (7-3) is placed third in group E. There are only four games left until the end of the Euroleague Top 16. So now every game will be critical. This year Papaloukas' overall stats are: 2.7ppg and 2.1apg in the seven games. He used to play for the Greek national team back in 2008.

Dusan Sakota
Dusan Sakota
   #9. Former U20 international small forward Dusan Sakota (209-86, agency: Beo Basket, currently plays in Italy) contributed to a Cimberio Varese's victory against the league outsider Angelico Biella (5-17) 92-82 in the Italian SerieA in Sunday night's game. Sakota recorded 11 points. Cimberio Varese (18-4) is placed first in the SerieA. Sakota's total stats this season are: 6.5ppg and 2.3rpg. He used to play for the Greek U20 national team seven years ago.

Ian Vougioukas
Ian Vougioukas
   #10. Power forward Ian Vougioukas (212-85, college: St.Louis, currently plays in Eurocup) helped his Russian team Unics Kazan win their game against the closely-ranked Valencia Basket (4-2) 71-68 in the Eurocup last Wednesday. Vougioukas scored 11 points in only a mere 12 minutes. It was the game of the round between two top 2 ranked teams in group L. Unics Kazan (4-2) is placed first. Vougioukas' stats this year are: 13.4ppg, 5.8rpg and 1.5apg in the 13 games. He is an international player who is currently on the senior Greek National Team roster.

   #11. Former U20 international center Stavros Toutziarakis (210-87, another player represented by FCM, currently plays in Sweden), who plays in the Swedish Basketligan was not able to secure a victory for Solna Vikings (20-13) in their last game on Friday. Despite Toutziarakis' very good performance Solna Vikings was defeated 80-68 in Uppsala by the second-ranked Basket. He was the second best scorer with 19 points. Toutziarakis also added 8 rebounds and made 2 blocks. Toutziarakis averaged so far 13.0ppg, 7.5rpg and 1.2apg. He used to play for the Greek U20 national team six years ago.

   #12. International power forward Kostas Kaimakoglou (206-83, currently plays in Eurocup) is a teammate of previously mentioned Ian Vougioukas and both played together in the last Eurocup game. Kaimakoglou helped his Russian team Unics Kazan win their game against the closely-ranked Valencia Basket 71-68. He scored 9 points. Kaimakoglou averaged so far 11.8ppg, 5.0rpg and 2.6apg. He is also in the roster of the Greek national team.

   #13. Former U18 international forward Fotios Lampropoulos (206-83, currently plays in Spain), who plays in the Spanish ACB couldn't help CB Canarias (9-15) in their last game. Despite Lampropoulos' good performance CB Canarias lost 81-89 at home to the much higher-ranked (#3) Regal FC Barcelona. He scored 13 points and grabbed 6 rebounds in 25 minutes. This year Lampropoulos' total stats are: 6.8ppg and 3.6rpg in the 24 games. He used to play for the Greek U18 national team ten years ago.

   #14. Former international forward Mihalis Kakiouzis (206-76, another player represented by Interperformances, currently plays in Cyprus) helped AEK win their game against the closely-ranked Etha 93-82 in the Cypriot Division A in Friday night's game. Kakiouzis recorded 16 points and had 3 steals. It was his first game for AEK this season. He used to play for the Greek national team back in 2007.

   #15. Former international swingman Dimitrios Tsaldaris (194-80, currently plays in Italy) faced previously mentioned Dusan Sakota in the Italian SerieA last game. Tsaldaris couldn't help Angelico Biella in their game against Cimberio Varese. He recorded 8 points and had 7 steals. His team was defeated 92-82. Tsaldaris has averaged so far 9.9ppg, 2.1rpg, 1.4apg and 1.3spg. He used to play for the Greek national team four years ago.


The list of other players, who all have Greek passport but never been selected to any of Greek national teams:

   #1. Pat Calathes (208-G/F-85, college: St.Joseph's, currently plays in Israel) led Maccabi Haifa to a victory over the closely-ranked Hapoel Jerusalem (11-9) 91-84 in the Israeli Winner League last Sunday. Calathes was the top player that evening. He had a double-double by scoring 26 points and getting 12 rebounds. Calathes also added 2 blocks in 34 minutes. Maccabi Bazan Haifa (13-7) is placed second in the Winner League. It was his team's fourth consecutive victory in a row. There are only two games left until the end of the Regular Season. So now every game will be critical. Calathes is currently seventh on the list of best rebounders with 9.4rpg. This year he also averages: 15.4ppg and 2.3apg in the 20 games he played so far. Calathes is a naturalized American. He used to play for Costa Cafe Marousi in Greek league.

   #2. Sten-Timmu Sokk (181-PG-89, currently plays in Georgia) was the major contributor in Olimpi's victory against the fifth-ranked Dinamo Tbilisi (10-6) 92-82 in a derby game in the Georgian Superleague in Wednesday night's game. Sokk scored 15 points, had 4 rebounds and dished 6 assists in 34 minutes. Olimpi Tbilisi (14-2) is placed first in the Superleague. It was his team's sixth consecutive victory in a row. There are only four games left until the end of the Regular Season. So now every game is very crucial. Sokk belongs to league's best passers and is ranked #3 with 6.2apg. He also averaged so far 10.5ppg, 3.1rpg and 1.1spg in the 16 games. Sokk has a dual citizenship: Greek and Estonian.

   #3. Experienced Alexey Savrasenko (215-C-79, currently plays in Eurocup) managed to help Lokomotiv Kuban in a victory against the closely-ranked Buducnost (3-3) crushing them 90-65 in the Eurocup last Wednesday. Savrasenko scored only 2 points and grabbed 6 rebounds in 17 minutes. It was the game of the round between two top 2 ranked teams in group K. Lokomotiv Kuban (5-1) is placed first. It was his team's sixth consecutive victory in a row. Savrasenko has averaged so far 1.5ppg and 2.2rpg in the 13 games. He is another player who holds two passports: Greek and Russian.

   #4. Elias Motran (201-F-80, currently plays in Lebanon) contributed to a 2-point Bejjeh's victory against the closely-ranked Byblos (11-9) 80-78 in the Lebanese Division A on Tuesday night. Motran scored 18 points, grabbed 9 rebounds and dished 3 assists. Bejjeh (6-14) is placed seventh in the Division A. It was his team's first victory after four consecutive loses. There are only three games left until the end of the Second Stage. So now every game will be important. Motran has averaged so far 7.6ppg, 4.8rpg and 1.6apg. He has both Greek and Lebanese nationalities.

   #5. Giannis Demertzis (194-PG-83, currently plays in Cyprus) contributed to Keravnos' victory against the closely-ranked Apoel (12-9) 76-69 in the Cypriot Division A in Tuesday night's game. Demertzis scored 6 points, grabbed 7 rebounds and dished 6 assists in 31 minutes. It was the game of the round between two top 4 ranked teams. Keravnos Strovolou (18-3) is placed first in the Division A. It was his team's seventh consecutive victory in a row. Demertzis is currently fifth on the list of best passers with 3.5apg. He also averaged so far 5.4ppg, 3.2rpg and 1.3spg in the 19 games.

   #6. Dan Mavraides (193-G-88, college: Princeton, currently plays in Italy) contributed to a 2-point Juvecaserta's victory against the closely-ranked Oknoplast BO 72-70 in the Italian SerieA in Monday night's game. Mavraides recorded 8 points. He has averaged so far 7.6ppg, 1.3rpg and 1.1spg. Mavraides is a naturalized American. He used to play for Aris Thessaloniki in Greek league.

   #7. Peter Pappageorge (183-G, currently plays college basketball in the States) contributed to a 1-point Long Beach St.'s victory against the University of California - Davis 77-76 in the NCAA last Thursday. Pappageorge scored 8 points and grabbed 4 rebounds. He has averaged so far 7.6ppg, 1.3rpg and 1.1spg in the 11 games. Pappageorge is a naturalized American. Apparently he has never played in Greece.

   #8. Nick Paulos (201-G/F-91, currently studies in the States) contributed to NC-Greensboro's victory against the Univ.of Tennessee - Chattanooga 87-81 in the NCAA in Friday night's game. Paulos recorded 11 points in a mere 19 minutes. He has averaged so far 7.6ppg, 1.3rpg and 1.1spg in the 11 games. Paulos is a naturalized American. Apparently he has never played in Greece.

   #9. Mannos Nakos (179-PG-88, currently plays in Sweden) contributed to an Uppsala Basket's victory against the sixth-ranked Solna Vikings 80-68 in the Swedish Basketligan last Friday. Nakos scored 8 points. He has averaged so far 6.6ppg and 1.6apg. Nakos also holds two passports: Greek and Swedish.

   #10. Angelo Tsagarakis (190-PG-84, currently plays in France) contributed to an easy victory against the ninth-ranked JL Bourg crushing them 75-37 in the French ProB (second division) in Friday night's game. He scored 8 points and grabbed 6 rebounds. Tsagarakis averaged so far 13.1ppg, 2.1rpg and 1.6apg. He has dual citizenship: Greek and French. Despite Tsagarakis' Greek passport, he previously played for the French U20 national team and is probably not eligible to play for the Greek team.
  




Ioannis
Athineou
A1 Round 9: Top-ranked Olympiacos win another game - 8 hours ago

A1 top team - Olympiacos (9-0) had no problems winning another game on Monday. This time they crushed twelfth ranked Aiolos Trikallon (2-7) 81-60. The game was mostly controlled by Olympiacos. Aiolos Trikallon managed to win fourth quarter 16-14. But it was not enough to take a lead and get a victory that evening. Olympiacos dominated down low during the game scoring 56 of its points in the paint compared to Aiolos Trikallon's 32. They outrebounded Aiolos Trikallon 38-23 including a 30-19...   [read more]

Kostas
Macheras
Savas Chrysopoulos claims Greek A2 weekly honour - 19 hours ago

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A2 Round 9: Panionios edge Aiolos Astakou by one point - 1 day ago

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