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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...

Olympiakos Wins in Serbia and Secures Home Advantage in Euroleague

Olympiacos beat Red Star in Belgrade on Wednesday night and secured home advantage for the Euroleague play-offs. The Greek champions needed to go to overtime in a low-scoring game to beat their Serbian hosts 66-64, thanks to a last-ditch effort...

Greek Basketball Star Diamantidis to Retire at the End of the Season

One of Greece's most prolific basketball players revealed on Wednesday that he will be retiring at the end of the season. Dimitris Diamantidis, who plays for Panathinaikos, told Greek newspaper Prasini that he intends to leave the basketball court behind after 17 years. "After I created my...

Real Madrid Wins Euroleague Title After Beating Olympiakos 78-59

Olympiacos lost its chance to win a 4th European Basketball Championship, as Real Madrid​ beat the Greek team 78-59 and became the 2015 Euroleague Champion. With more than 2,000 Greeks on their side, the Piraeus team was able to sporadically stun the Spanish defense...

Olympiacos in Euroleague Final after Beating CSKA

In an unexpected turn just a few moments ago, Olympiacos stunned CSKA with a swift victory of 68-70 in the Euroleague final four.CSKA opened the score and dominated for the first 3 quarters, however, Olympiakos went on to completely own their...

Panathinaikos Basketball Team Dismisses Coach Ivanovic

Panathinaikos announced the dismissal of Dusko Ivanovic, the basketball team’s coach through an official statement. The team’s poor performance against Olympiakos which Panathinaikos lost its advantage, as well as the team’s exclusion from the Euroleague Final 4 lead to...

Olympiakos Qualifies to the 2015 Euroleague Final Four! (Videos)

Olympiakos beat Barcelona 71-68 with a buzzer-beater three-pointer from Giorgios Printezis and qualified to the 2015 Euroleague Final Four in Madrid. Giorgos Printezis has stunned the basketball world again! Three years since his famous shot that stung CSKA Moscow and...

Euroleague Playoffs: Second Straight Loss for Panathinaikos

CSKA of Moscow crashed Panathinaikos for a second time in three days, this time with a 100-80 score, to lead the series 2-0 in the Euroleague playoffs (Final 8). Even though both teams carry a heavy history (they combine 12 Euroleague titles) CSKA is a...

Euroleague Basketball: Olympiakos Makes the Playoffs

For a record 10th time in a row, Olympiakos heads to the Euroleague Playoffs. The 86-75 win over Anadolu Efes lead by the Reds' former coach Dusan Ivkovic was their ninth in twelve games keeping them in close distance of second...

Euroleague Basketball: The Top-16 Groups of Olympiacos and Panathinaikos

As the 2014-15 Turkish Airlines Euroleague preliminary group stages came to an end, Panathinaikos and Olympiacos prepare for the next chapter where they will be paired up with the tournament's top-16 clubs in Europe. Group D's top finisher Olympiacos will...