GREEKS ABROAD: Ioannis Sfairopoulos’ Maccabi Tel Aviv defeated Maccabi Rishon LeZion to claim the 2019 Israeli Basketball Premier League title.
GREEK BASKETBALL ABROAD: Fresh from his EuroLeague triumph with the Russians, Greek head coach Dimitris Itoudis has renewed his CSKA Moscow contract for another two years.
GREEK BASKETBALL ABROAD: In a recent featured article, the New York Times paid tribute to Milwaukee Bucks star Giannis Antetokounmpo, focusing on the inspiration which he has offered to fellow African immigrants in Greece.
GREEK BASKETBALL ABROAD: The Toronto Raptors came from behind to defeat the Milwaukee Bucks 100:94 and advanced to the NBA Finals, recording their fourth win of the series.
GREEK BASKETBALL ABROAD: For the first time in his career, Giannis Antetokounmpo was named to the All-NBA First Team.
GREEK BASKETBALL ABROAD: The Milwaukee Bucks are on the brink of elimination after falling to the Toronto Raptors 99:105 in Game 5 of the NBA Eastern Conference Finals.
GREEK BASKETBALL ABROAD: Giannis Antetokounmpo was named to the NBA’s All-Defensive First team for the 2018/19 season.
GREEK BASKETBALL ABROAD: The Toronto Raptors came away with a rather comfortable game four win, 120:102, over the Milwaukee Bucks to level the series at 2:2.
GREEK BASKETBALL ABROAD: Dimitris Itoudis became the first Greek coach to win the EuroLeague for a second time in his career.
GREEK BASKETBALL ABROAD: The Toronto Raptors were victorious over the Milwaukee Bucks in game three of the NBA Eastern Conference Finals by a 118:112 scoreline in double overtime.
GREEK BASKETBALL ABROAD: Dimitris Itoudis has become a EuroLeague champion for the second time in his career as head coach, steering CSKA Moscow to a 91-83 triumph over a gritty Anadolu Efes side in the showpiece game of the Final Four.
GREEK BASKETBALL ABROAD: Alongside his team success with the Milwaukee Bucks, Giannis Antetokounmpo has been nominated for the NBA Most Valuable Player and Defensive Player of the Year awards.
EUROLEAGUE: Dimitris Itoudis’ CSKA Moscow defeated defending champions Real Madrid 95:90 and advanced to the EuroLeague Final while Kostas Sloukas and Fenerbahce bowed out to Anadolu Efes.
GREEK BASKETBALL ABROAD: The Milwaukee Bucks eased past the Toronto Raptors 125:103 in game two of the NBA Eastern Conference Finals to take a commanding 2:0 series lead.
GREEK BASKETBALL ABROAD: This year, no Hellenic club will participate in the Final Four of the EuroLeague, but since 1993 at least one Greek player has always competed in the decisive phase of the competition.
GREEK BASKETBALL ABROAD: The Bucks took their first step towards the NBA Finals with a 108:100 game one victory over the Toronto Raptors.
GREEK BASKETBALL ABROAD: The Milwaukee Bucks will play the Toronto Raptors in the NBA Eastern Conference Finals with game one scheduled for Wednesday, May 15th.
GREEK BASKETBALL ABROAD: The Milwaukee Bucks cruised past the Boston Celtics 116:91 in game five of the NBA Playoffs and booked their ticket to the Eastern Conference Finals for the first time since 2001.
GREEK BASKETBALL ABROAD: Giannis Antetokounmpo was the star once again as he led the Milwaukee Bucks to another win in Boston over the Celtics to take a 3:1 lead in the series.
GREEK A1 BASKET LEAGUE: Greece will have at least one representative in this summer’s NBA Draft after Panagiotis Kalaitzakis was included in the list of early entrants…
GREEK BASKETBALL ABROAD: A double-double from Giannis Antetokounmpo helped the Milwaukee Bucks re-take home court advantage with a 116:123 game three victory over the Boston Celtics.
GREEK BASKETBALL ABROAD: The Milwaukee Bucks defeated the Boston Celtics 123:102 in game two of the NBA Eastern Conference semifinals to level the series at 1:1.
GREEK BASKETBALL ABROAD: Giannis Antetokounmpo led the Milwaukee Bucks in scoring during the first match of the NBA second round playoff series against the Boston Celtics, but that wasn’t enough to prevent his team from dropping a 90-112 home defeat.**HIGHLIGHTS**
EUROLEAGUE: For the fifth consecutive campaign, Dimitris Itoudis has reached the Final Four of the EuroLeague as head coach of Russian giants CSKA Moscow.
EUROLEAGUE: In helping Fenerbahce reach the Final Four of the 2018/2019 EuroLeague, Kostas Sloukas has now qualified for the decisive stage of the continent’s premier competition seven times in the past eight seasons.
EUROLEAGUE: Kostas Sloukas recorded a double-double in Fenerbahce’s game four victory over Zalgiris to help his side march on to their fifth straight EuroLeague Final-4.
GREEK BASKETBALL ABROAD: It was a record-breaking night for Giannis Antetokounmpo as the Milwaukee Bucks defeated the Detroit Pistons 104:127 to advance to the next round of the NBA Playoffs.**VIDEO**
GREEK BASKETBALL ABROAD: The Milwaukee Bucks defeated the Detroit Pistons 103:119 in game three of the NBA playoffs and are one win away from sweeping the series.
GREEK BASKETBALL ABROAD: A second half push led by Giannis Antetokounmpo gave the Milwaukee Bucks a 120:99 victory over the Detroit Pistons.
GREEK BASKETBALL ABROAD: An ESPN article made a case for Giannis Antetokounmpo being the best basketball player at this moment in time, while the Milwaukee Bucks star is among the 100 most famous athletes in the world.