Giannis Antetokounmpo Honors Greek Basketball Legend Vassilis Spanoulis
NBA champion and current MVP Giannis Antetokounmpo paid tribute to Greek legend Vasilis Spanoulis on Monday after he was honored after his retirement from professional basketball. The Greek NBA player appeared on the video wall during a press conference at...
Greece Loses to Canada in Basketball Olympics Qualifier
Greece basketball team lost the FIBA Olympic qualifier to Canada 91-97 and must now win the second game against China to qualify for Tokyo
Greek Legend Spanoulis Retires from Professional Basketball
The Greek legend of European basketball Vassilis Spanoulis announced on Saturday his retirement from the sport
Spanoulis Bids Farewell to the Greek National Team and an Illustrious Career
The Greek Men's Basketball Team's victory over Latvia in their final game of the FIBA Eurobakset 2015 marked the end of an era, as Vassilis Spanoulis announced his retirement from the Greek National Team. “I am proud," Spanoulis said after the game...
Greece Concludes FIBA Eurobasket 2015 with Victory over Latvia – Spanoulis Retires
The Greek Men's Basketball Team made a big comeback to win Latvia 97-90 in the FIBA Eurobasket 2015 on Thursday, thus securing a place in the 2016 World Olympic Qualifying Tournament for Men, in what proved to be Vassilis Spanoulis'...
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...
Greek Basketball Giants Fight Back for Euroleague Survival
Both Greek teams in the last eight of basketball's Euroleague managed to edge do-or-die victories in closely contested play-offs Monday night, kindling fading dreams of keeping the trophy in Greece for a fourth consecutive year by pulling their respective series back to 2-1 down with...
Greece Stuns Spain At Eurobasket
KOPER, Slovenia - Rebounding from two straight losses, Greece beat European champion Spain, 79-75 at Eurobasket 2013 to keep its hopes of winning another title alive. In a thrilling battle, Greece came back to take a two-point lead at 66-64...
Greece Beats Turkey 84-61 in EuroBasket
Despite that the Greek team was deprived from its virtuoso playmaker, Vassilis Spanoulis, Greece hammered Turkey 84-61 in Slovenia and qualified to the next round of Eurobasket 2013. Greece was superior from the beginning in all aspects of the game, dominating until...