1987: The Year Greece Began Its Love Affair with Basketball
Basketball in Greece was mediocre until June 14, 1987, when the National Team won the EuroBasket and Greeks fell in love with the sport.
EuroLeague:Giorgos Printezis Tops the Playoffs Highlights (Video)
The three-pointer buzzer-beater that sent Olympiakos to the 2015 Final Four and Barcelona back home was voted the top play of the Euroleague playoffs. The Turkish Airlines Euroleague's official site put together the top 5 plays of the 14 games...
Euroleague Olympiakos: Sold-Out Crowd Against Barcelona
All tickets are sold-out for the upcoming Olympiakos home game against Barcelona for the Euroleague playoffs. Leading the series 2-1, the Pireaus club needs one more win to make it to the 2015 Final-4. Panathinaikos is out of the tournament after its third...
Euroleague Playoffs: Panathinaikos Gets His first Win over CSKA
Panathinaikos played with the fire in the last seconds of the match but was able to hold the +1 margin and pick up its first victory of the series at the OAKA Sports Center in Athens against CSKA for the Euroleague...
Euroleague Basketball: Olympiakos Takes Down Barcelona!
An incredible Olympiakos bombarded Barcelona in a packed "Palau Blaugrana" grabbing the 63-76 victory and breaking the series. Olympiakos bounced back from their first game loss with the help of Giorgos Printezis who had the game of his life, tallying 34...
Panathinaikos Wins the 2015 Greek Basketball Cup!
By beating Apollon Patras 68-53 at the Olympic Center of Athens, Panathinaikos won its fourth Greek Cup title in a row and a record sixteen times altogether. In front of almost 12,000 fans (1,000 of which were Apollon supporters) the Greens...
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...
FIBA EuroBasket 2015: The Draw
Croatia, Slovenia, Skopje, Georgia and Holland are the teams Greece has been drawn to battle against in the FIBA Eurobasket tournament taking place in September 2015. The two-time champions of Europe (1987, 2005) will play all their group-stage games in the city of Zagreb, a place that brings back...
Euroleague Basketball: Olympiacos and Panathinaikos Qualify to the Final 16
Both Greek representatives have successfully managed to qualify to the top-16 of Europe's most prestigious basketball tournament. Last week it was Olympiacos, yesterday it was Panathinaikos' turn. Panathinaikos - Bayern Munich 87-72 Having five players with double figures and an almost full-house OAKA...
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