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Giannis Antetokounmpo stretches for amazing dunk on Andre Drummond

We’re convinced that Giannis Antetokounmpo is the only player in basketball capable of making this play. Watch The Greek Freak stretch his mind-boggling wingspan to its absolute limit on this incredible dunk over Andre Drummond in the Detroit Pistons’ 98-95 win over the Milwaukee Bucks on Friday night.
Dime Magazine: November 8, 2014

PAOK fans stop coach Markopoulos's move to Olympiakos

Olympiakos is once again in the lookout for a new coach after the refusal of PAOK to release Soulis Markopoulos, while Panathinaikos defeated Kolossos on Rhodes on Monday to become the only team to double its victories.
eKathimerini: October 21, 2014

Sloukas leads Reds to win at Valencia

Olympiakos had Costas Sloukas as the last-minute hero at its 71-68 victory at Valencia, in Milan Tomic’s Euroleague debut on the Piraeus club’s bench.
eKathimerini: October 17, 2014

Veteran basketball player Misounof arrested for drugs and gun possession

Veteran basketball player Michail Misounof was arrested on Thursday charged with drugs and gun possession.
October 11, 2014

Greece among the world’s sporting elite

Sunday was a sour day for Greek fans, given the elimination from the World Basketball Cup to Serbia and the home loss to Romania in the opening match for soccer’s Euro 2016 qualifiers.
eKathimerini: September 9, 2014

Perfect Greece sees off Argentina too

The national basketball team finished top of its World Championship pool with a perfect record scoring its fifth win in as many games
eKathimerini: September 4, 2014

Watch Giannis Antetokounmpo go length of court in two dribbles, dunk (VIDEO)

The “Greak freak” Giannis Antetokounmpo is playing for the Greek national team this summer heading into the World Cup in Spain and he had 12 points
NBC Sports: August 22, 2014

Experienced Kaimakoglou upbeat about Greeks' chances

Kostas Kaimakoglou is wearing a big smile on his face right now.
FIBA.com: August 4, 2014

As Bucks' Antetokounmpo reaches new heights, expectations rise

It was a Monday in the middle of January, and the Milwaukee Bucks were on the road in the midst of a losing streak. Giannis Antetokounmpo stood on the sideline after morning shootaround
July 20, 2014

No Spanoulis, Fotsis or Big Sofo for Greece

New Greece coach Fotis Katsikaris announced on Sunday his provisional squad for the World Cup to take place in Spain from August 30,
eKathimerini: July 14, 2014