EuroBasket

AGONAsport Legends: Kostas Politis, the man who conquered Europe

AGONAsport Legends: Kostas Politis, the man who conquered Europe

AGONASPORT LEGENDS: Kostas Politis, the 1987 EuroBasket winning coach with the Greek national team, sadly passed away at the age of 76 after a battle with health issues. In a tribute to his fantastic career, AGONAsport looks back at his legacy.


Greece must defeat Poland, Germany/Lithuania up next

Greece must defeat Poland, Germany/Lithuania up next

GREEK NATIONAL BASKETBALL TEAM: Greece were handed their third defeat at this year’s Eurobasket and will play Poland in their final group match in what is a must win game if Greece are to advance to the next round. Germany/Lithuania will be up next in the knockout stages if the Ethniki advances. 

Greece thrash Iceland in EuroBasket Opener

Greece thrash Iceland in EuroBasket Opener

GREEK NATIONAL BASKETBALL TEAM: Greece opened up its EuroBasket 2017 campaign with an impressive 90-61 win over Iceland in Helsinki, Finland on Thursday. An energetic Thanasis Antetokounmpo helped Greece find its groove after a mediocre second quarter, but it was Nikos Pappas who led all scorers with 20 points off the bench. **HIGHLIGHTS**