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Panathinaikos BC President Withdraws Club from Euroleague

                   (Panathinaikos BC owner Dimitris Giannakopoulos) Panathinaikos Basketaball Club is to leave the Euroleague after the end of the season as the proposal of President Dimitris Giannakopoulos for a change in the...

Panathinaikos Lick Olympiakos for Third Win in Season (68-61)

After two away wins in Piraeus; one for the Greek league and one for the Euroleague, Panathinaikos scored a third win against Olympiakos. This time they won at home for the domestic league, proving they can beat their "eternal"...

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 earlier in the month, it was Real Madrid's turn to experience a home upset by...

Greece's Eternal Rivals Conquer Istanbul (videos)

Greece's "eternal rivals" in all sports, Panathinaikos and Olympiacos, scored two great wins against Istanbul teams in two consecutive nights for the Euroleague Basketball. After Olympiacos' Wednesday win against Fenerbahce in Istanbul 90-83 in overtime, on Thursday, Panathinaikos repeated the...

Buzzer Beating Three-pointer Gives Panathinaikos Euroleague Win over Fenerbahce

In a rematch of last year’s playoffs series, a thriller that went all the way down to the final buzzer, Nikos Pappas hit a three-pointer with 1.2 seconds on the clock to lift Panathinaikos to a thrilling 70-68 win...

NBA Star Hollis Thompson Signs with Olympiacos Piraeus

NBA star Hollis Thompson is bringing his talents to Greece and Piraeus. Unable to settle a deal with an NBA team this summer, Thompson has decided to go overseas for the first time in his career, as it was announced...

NCAA Power Forward Mitoglou Signs with Panathinaikos

In the summer of 2014, Dinos Mitoglou showed up unexpectedly from Greece to play basketball at Wake Forest. Three summers later, Mitoglou is leaving unexpectedly to play basketball in Greece. Mitoglou has signed a four-year contract with Panathinaikos in Athens,...

Olympiacos Loses Chance to European Champions Crown after Loss from Fenerbahce 80-64

Fenerbahce was the big winner of the Euroleague Championship after beating Olympiacos 80-64 in Sinan Erdem Dome in Istanbul on Sunday night. Fenerbahce came to the court as the absolute favorite against the Greek champions who travelled to Istanbul as...

Olympiakos Makes Euroleague Final After Beating CSKA 82-78

Olympiakos has advanced to Sunday's Euroleague final after beating CSKA Moscow 82-78 on Friday in Istanbul. The Reds will be facing the winner of the other semifinal between Real Madrid and Fenerbahce. Players Spanoulis, Costas Papanikolao and Girogos Printezis...

Five Injured in Clashes Between Greek and Turkish Fans in Istanbul (video)

At least five fans of Olympiakos basketball team were injured on Friday in Istanbul during clashes that broke out between Greek and Turkish fans at Taxim square. Four people were detained. According to reports, one of the five injured received...