100 Years Since the Founding of the First Greek Basketball Team

2019 marks one hundred years since the first basketball team was founded in Greece. It all began when a group of young men who were...

Olympiacos Defeats Rival Panathinaikos in Greek “Clasico” Derby (Video)

On Friday night, rival teams Olympiacos and Panathinaikos had a showdown in the Greek “Clasico” basketball derby. Olympiacos triumphed over the "Greens", with a...

Acclaimed NBA Coach Rick Pitino to Lead Panathinaikos

Acclaimed NBA and college basketball coach Rick Pitino has agreed to lead the Panathinaikos Basketball Club until the end of the season, according to an...

Greek TV Station Banned Over Antetokounmpo Racist Abuse

The Greek National Council for Radio and Television imposed a 24-hour broadcasting ban on TV channel "E" for airing racist comments against basketball player...

Giannis Antetokounmpo Responds to Racist Comments on Brother Thanasis

Giannis Antetokounmpo responded to racist comments regarding his brother Thanasis made by a TV sports commentator after a Panathinaikos-Olympiacos basketball game. Takis Tsoukalas, a controversial...

Buzzer Beater Sends Greek Hoopsters to World Cup (video)

Greece's National Basketball team qualified to next year's World Cup that will be held in China after a thrilling win in Tbilisi over Georgia 86-85. Papanikolaou...

Basketball: Greece Closing in on World Championship Spot After Serbia Win

Greece remained perfect in the World Cup Qualifiers and improved their Group L record to 7 – 0 by beating Serbia 70 – 63...

The Congolese Migrant Who Became a Professional Basketball Player in Greece (video)

Christ Wamba Bouassou Joachim Mossai Fiddle, or just Christ Wamba is an 18-year-old basketball player of Greece’s team ARIS Thessaloniki. His story is quite extraordinary....

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...

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