Giannis Antetokounmpo Not Playing for Greece in World Cup Qualifiers

On Tuesday the Greek Basketball Federation announced the roster for the World Cup Qualifiers in September, and Giannis Antetokounmpo was not on it. There was no...

US College Basketball Comes to Athens (video)

U.S. college basketball came to Greece with a bang this week as an Oklahoma State squad travelled to Athens as part of a 10-day...

Giannis Antetokounmpo Vows to Play for Greece in World Cup

Giannis Antetokounmpo says he ready to help Greece in the finals of the FIBA World Cup scheduled to take place in China in 2019. "I...

Giannis Antetokounmpo’s Act of Kindness Wins Greek Hearts

Giannis Antetokounmpo was hailed as a "humble hero" when he rushed to help an elderly man about to collapse from the heat in central...

Giannis Antetokounmpo Talks From his Greek ‘Sanctuary’ (video)

NBA superstar Giannis Antetokounmpo has used a TV interview to talk about his birthplace in Athens, describing it as his sanctuary and the place he always...

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...

1987: The Year Greeks Started a Love Affair with the Orange Ball

Up until 1987, Greek basketball was as mediocre as Greek football at a European level. Yet, on June 14, 1987 something miraculous happened and...

‘Greek Freak’ Gets Confused with his Brother Thanasis in Athens

NBA megastar Giannis Antetokounmpo says that people in the street confuse him with his brother Thanasis when he is enjoying time off in his birthplace...

Pavlos Giannakopoulos “Who Changed Greek Basketball” Passes Away at 89

Pavlos Giannakopoulos, the man who "changed the course of history in Greek basketball and Greek sports" passed away on Sunday morning at the age...

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...

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