Greek A1 Basket League

Promitheas and AEK start strongly, Peristeri make late comeback

Promitheas and AEK start strongly, Peristeri make late comeback

GREEK A1 BASKET LEAGUE: Promitheas and AEK were far too strong for PAOK and Holargos respectively, but Peristeri were given a real scare by Ifaistos Limniou in the first match of the Basket League quarter-finals. **HIGHLIGHTS**

Olympiacos set for relegation after refusal to play Panathinaikos

Olympiacos set for relegation after refusal to play Panathinaikos

GREEK A1 BASKET LEAGUE: Olympiacos have confirmed they won’t show up for the first match of the Basket League quarter-final series against Panathinaikos, with the Piraeus giants now set for automatic relegation to the second tier.

Anastopoulos appointed for Eternal Derby, Olympiacos request postponement

Anastopoulos appointed for Eternal Derby, Olympiacos request postponement

GREEK A1 BASKET LEAGUE: Panagiotis Anastopoulos has been picked as the referee for the first match of the Basket League playoff series between Panathinaikos and Olympiacos, with the Erythrolefki asking for the post-season to be postponed.

ESAKE release first round playoff schedule

ESAKE release first round playoff schedule

GREEK A1 BASKET LEAGUE: The first round of the Basket League playoffs will tip-off this weekend while the series between Panathinaikos and Olympiacos will begin on Monday.

Basket League mess deepens after controversial meeting

Basket League mess deepens after controversial meeting

GREEK A1 BASKET LEAGUE: A crucial Basket League meeting took place on Wednesday, but despite the decision having been taken to start the playoffs on the weekend, it’s still completely unclear when action will resume again.

Giannakopoulos reignites Votanikos project

Giannakopoulos reignites Votanikos project

GREEK SUPERLEAGUE: Fiery businessman Dimitris Giannakopoulos is eager to bring the football, basketball and amateur Panathinaikos departments together, but the 44-year-old is having second thoughts after recent events witnessed in Greece.

Playoff decision to be made Wednesday, All clubs in favor to increase teams to 16

Playoff decision to be made Wednesday, All clubs in favor to increase teams to 16

GREEK A1 BASKET LEAGUE: A new Basket League General Assembly will be held on Wednesday where a decision will be made regarding the 2018/19 playoffs, while a unanimous vote passed to increase the league’s teams 16.

AEK finish first, Eternal Derby in first round of the playoffs

AEK finish first, Eternal Derby in first round of the playoffs

GREEK A1 BASKET LEAGUE: AEK claimed first place in the Basket League regular season while Panathinaikos and Olympiacos will meet in the first round of the playoffs.

Lavrio relegated despite victory, AEK finish first

Lavrio relegated despite victory, AEK finish first

GREEK A1 BASKET LEAGUE: Lavrio were relegated to the A2 Basket League despite defeating Ifaistos Limnou while both Rethymno and Kymi secured their safety. AEK defeated relegated Kolossos Rodou as Olympiacos took down Promitheas in Piraeus.

Chaos in Basket League continues as Panathinaikos withdraw from the league

Chaos in Basket League continues as Panathinaikos withdraw from the league

GREEK A1 BASKET LEAGUE: In what was an off-the-court action packed finale in the Basket League, Panathinaikos forfeited their match to Kymi and withdrew from the Basket League all together after hooligans gathered at the house of referee Panagiotis Anastopoulos.

Shakeup coming for Greece’s BCL representatives

Shakeup coming for Greece’s BCL representatives

FIBA CHAMPIONS LEAGUE: Greece’s Basketball Champions League representatives could be in for a major shakeup come the new season as the tournament’s organizers explore changes to how clubs qualify for the regular season…

Rethymno close in on safety, Kolossos Rodou shock PAOK in Thessaloniki

Rethymno close in on safety, Kolossos Rodou shock PAOK in Thessaloniki

GREEK A1 BASKET LEAGUE: Rethymno recorded a big win over Peristeri to close in on safety while Kolossos Rodou shocked PAOK in Thessaloniki, to increase their chances of avoiding the drop.