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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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

Antetokounmpo 30th Highest-Paid Athlete in Forbes 100: “I’m Just a Kid from Sepolia”, he...

Giannis Antetokounmpo of the Milwaukee Bucks is the 30th highest-paid athlete in the world, and also the youngest, on the Forbes 100 List for...