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Kostas Politis, Architect of Greece’s 1987 Basketball Triumph, Dies at 76

Kostas Politis, the legendary Greek coach who led the national basketball team to gold medal at the EuroBasket 1987, died on Monday at his...

Giannis Antetokounmpo Cheers Brother Thanasis Lifting Greek Cup (video)

NBA superstar Giannis Antetokounmpo watched his brother Thanasis lift the Greek basketball champions trophy from the stands of Athens' Olympic Sports Hall on Sunday. The Greek...

Basketball: Panathinaikos Crowned Greek Champions

Panathinaikos won the Greek basketball league for a record 37th time Sunday after beating rival Olympiacos 84-70 in the fifth and deciding game to...

Prince of Monaco Gets Earplugs to Withstand Noise from Delirious AEK Fans

Prince Albert of Monaco asked for earplugs to withstand the noise made by the AEK faithful during his team's defeat at the final of...

AEK Wins Basketball Champions League (video)

AEK beat AS Monaco 100-94 at the final of 2017-18 FIBA Champions League on Sunday night winning the 3rd European title in the club's...

Real Madrid TV Seeking Acropolis Film Permit

Spanish sporting giants Real Madrid are coming to Athens for a crucial two-leg basketball clash with Panathinaikos this week, and possibly to do a...

Athens to Host Basketball Champions League Final Four

The city of Athens has been awarded the hosting of the 2018 Basketball Champions League Final Four. Four teams, representing four different countries, will be...

AEK’s 1968 Triumph: More Than Just a Game

On April 4, 1968 a Greek sporting triumph took place when AEK won the European Cup in basketball in front of 80,000 spectators at...

AEK Clinch Greek Basketball Cup After Fan Trouble (video)

AEK have brought home the Greek Basketball Cup for the first time since 2001 with a narrow two-point win over a fancied Olympiakos side...

Greece Cruise to an 82-61 Win at Home Against Israel (video)

Buoyed by Nick Calathes and Thanasis Antetokounmpo joining the team for their second game of the FIBA Basketball World Cup 2019 European Qualifiers, Greece...

Panathinaikos Steals Win From Real Madrid (82-80) with Epic Comeback

It was the second time Panathinaikos came from way behind to score an upset in this season's Euroleague Basketball. After their win against Fenerbahce...

Greece Lose 74-69 to Russia for Eurobasket Semis Qualifier

They came closer than ever before to a historic qualification against powerhouse Russia, but the Greek players were too tired to take their 25-minute-long...

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