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A1 Standings
 1. Olympiacos 25-1 
 2. Panathinaikos 25-1 
 3. AEK Athens 19-7 
 4. Aris 15-11 
 5. PAOK 14-12 
 6. AGOR 13-13 
 7. Kolossos HH 13-13 
 8. Lavrio 11-15 
 9. Promitheas 10-16 
 10. Trikalla 10-16 
 11. Koroivos 8-18 
 12. Kymis 8-18 
 13. Apollon Patras 7-19 
 14. Doxa Lefkadas 4-22 
Full Standings
Last:4/13/2017
A2 Standings
 1. Iraklis 25-3 
 2. Panionios 24-4 
 3. Doukas 23-4 
 4. Faros 21-6 
 5. Aiolos Astakou 17-11 
 6. Ethnikos 15-13 
 7. Holargos 15-13 
 8. Amyntas Dafnis 14-14 
 9. Psychiko 13-15 
 10. AE Larissas 12-16 
 11. Arkadikos 10-18 
 12. Doxa Pefkon 10-18 
 13. Kavala 9-18 
 14. Irakleio 7-20 
 15. GS Larissas 5-23 
 16. Pagrati 2-26 
Full Standings
Last:4/23/2017
B Standings
North
 1. Kastoria 23-3 
 2. Karditsas 20-6 
 3. Ermis Agias 20-6 
 4. Agriniou 15-11 
 5. Ermis Lagkada 14-12 
 6. Evropi 14-12 
 7. Stratoni 14-12 
 8. Xanthis 13-13 
 9. Anatolia 12-13 
 10. Gefyra 12-14 
 11. Charilaos TM 12-14 
 12. Periko/Arhelaos 9-16 
 13. Filippos Veroias 9-17 
 14. HANTH 9-17 
 15. Polygirou 7-19 
 16. Aias Evosmou 4-22 
South
 1. Peristeri GS 22-4 
 2. Marousi 19-7 
 3. Panerythraikos 18-8 
 4. Papagou 17-9 
 5. Ionikos Nikaias 15-11 
 6. Koropi 15-11 
 7. Panelefsiniakos 14-12 
 8. Mandraikos 14-12 
 9. Zografou 13-13 
 10. Proteas V. 12-14 
 11. Nea Kifisia 12-14 
 12. Tritonas S. 11-15 
 13. Kronos AD 10-16 
 14. Ergotelis 9-17 
 15. Apollon Sm. 4-22 
 16. KAP 3-23 
Full Standings
Last:4/10/2017
C Standings
Group 1
 1. Dafni 17-3 
 2. Ikaros NS 15-4 
 3. Esperos Patras 14-6 
 4. KAOK Korinthou 13-6 
 5. Enosi 12-7 
 6. Akrata Achaias 11-9 
 7. Glafkos 11-9 
 8. A.O. Ahagia 10-10 
 9. Keravnos Aigio 8-11 
 10. Peukis 7-13 
 11. Aris Petropoulis 6-13 
 12. Ermionis 6-13 
 13. Ikaros Kal. 6-14 
 14. Porfyras 6-14 
 15. Kalamata 5-15 
Group 2
 1. Diagoras D. 16-1 
 2. Ippokratis 15-2 
 3. Esperos Lamias 12-5 
 4. Pentelis 12-6 
 5. Lokros Atalantis 10-7 
 6. OFI 10-8 
 7. Kadmos T. 9-9 
 8. Aris Nikaias 8-9 
 9. AE Santorinis 6-12 
 10. Niki Amarousiou 6-12 
 11. Panaxiakos 5-13 
 12. Promitheas H. 3-15 
 13. Polis Kallitheas 2-15 
Group 3
 1. Palama 17-2 
 2. Elimeia Kozanis 16-3 
 3. Dioskouroi K. 14-5 
 4. Nikopoli 14-5 
 5. Farsalon 13-6 
 6. Ioanninon 10-9 
 7. Apollon KL 9-10 
 8. Efkarpias 9-10 
 9. Polykastrou 8-11 
 10. Melikis 7-12 
 11. Proteas G. 7-12 
 12. Aristotelis 4-15 
 13. Vikos Zag. 3-16 
 14. Aiginiakos 2-17 
Group 4
 1. Ikaroi Serron 17-2 
 2. Komotini AE 16-3 
 3. Panathlitikos 16-3 
 4. Halkidona 14-5 
 5. Zefyros 02 14-5 
 6. Makedonikos 12-7 
 7. Komotini GAS 9-10 
 8. Orfeas 9-10 
 9. Ionikos Ionias 8-11 
 10. Asteras Kav. 7-12 
 11. Mantoulidis 5-14 
 12. Neapolis 4-15 
 13. Agia Varvaras 2-17 
 14. N.Moudanion 0-19 
Last:3/17/2017
Euroleague Standings
 1 Real Madrid 23-7 
 2 CSKA 22-8 
 3 Olympiacos 19-11 
 4 Panathinaikos 19-11 
 5 Fenerbahce 18-12 
 6 Anadolu Efes 17-13 
 7 Baskonia 17-13 
 8 Darussafaka 16-14 
 9 Crvena Zvezda 16-14 
 10 Zalgiris 14-16 
 11 FC Barcelona 12-18 
 12 Galatasaray 11-19 
 13 Brose Bask. 10-20 
 14 Maccabi T-A 10-20 
 15 EA7 Armani 8-22 
 16 Unics 8-22 
Last:4/7/2017
Basketball Champions League Standings
Group A
 1. Monaco 12-2 
 2. Banvit BK 11-3 
 3. CEZ Nymburk 10-4 
 4. Aris 8-6 
 5. Fraport SKY 7-7 
 6. Ironi Nahariya 5-9 
 7. Helios 2-12 
 8. Bakken 1-13 
Group B
 1. Le Mans 9-5 
 2. Umana VE 9-5 
 3. Pinar Karsiyaka 9-5 
 4. Avtodor 7-7 
 5. Maccabi Rishon 7-7 
 6. Oradea 6-8 
 7. Kataja Basket 6-8 
 8. Khimik 3-11 
Group C
 1. ASVEL 10-4 
 2. Neptunas 10-4 
 3. EWE Baskets 10-4 
 4. PAOK 7-7 
 5. Ventspils 7-7 
 6. Usak 5-9 
 7. Openjobmetis V. 4-10 
 8. Rosa Radom 3-11 
Group D
 1. Iberostar Tener. 11-3 
 2. Scandone AV 10-4 
 3. Strasbourg 9-5 
 4. Juventus 8-6 
 5. Oostende 6-8 
 6. Cibona 5-9 
 7. Mega Leks 4-10 
 8. Mornar Bar 3-11 
Group E
 1. Besiktas 12-2 
 2. AEK Athens 9-5 
 3. Partizan 8-6 
 4. Ludwigsburg 8-6 
 5. Banco di Srd 7-7 
 6. Spirou 6-8 
 7. Stelmet ZG 4-10 
 8. Szolnok 2-12 
Last:1/25/2017
Stats Leaders
Points Per Game
 Ken BROWN
  Koroivos
  (180-PG-89)
  Avg: 16.3
 1. Brown, Koroivos16.3 
 2. Cummings, Aris14.7 
 3. Barlow, Trikalla14.0 
 4. Starks, Koroivos13.6 
 5. Hall, Koroivos13.4 
 6. Gotcher, Koroivos12.9 
 7. Fitzpatrick, AGOR12.7 
 8. Lojeski, Olympiacos12.6 
 9. Punter, Lavrio12.5 
 10. Clark, Promitheas12.5 
Rebounds Per Game
 Keith CLANTON
  PAOK
  (205-C/F-90)
  Avg: 9.3
 1. Clanton, PAOK9.3 
 2. Biruta, Trikalla7.0 
 3. Evans, Lavrio6.9 
 4. Hall, Koroivos6.7 
 5. Fitzpatrick, AGOR6.7 
 6. Singleton, Panathin.6.3 
 7. Toutziarakis, Kymis6.2 
 8. Faye, Promitheas6.1 
 9. Vasilopoulos, Kolossos.5.9 
 10. Reddic, Kolossos HH5.8 
Assists Per Game
 Ken BROWN
  Koroivos
  (180-PG-89)
  Avg: 7.3
 1. Brown, Koroivos7.3 
 2. Calathes, Panathin.5.6 
 3. Spanoulis, Olympiacos5.4 
 4. Starks, Koroivos4.9 
 5. Talton, AGOR4.2 
 6. Hall, Kolossos HH4.2 
 7. Scott, Doxa L.4.1 
 8. Nixon, Lavrio4.0 
 9. El-Amin, Kymis3.9 
 10. Ukic, AEK Athens3.7 
Steals Per Game
 Shannon SCOTT
  Doxa L.
  (186-PG-92)
  Avg: 2
 1. Scott, Doxa L.2.0 
 2. Hickey, Apollon .1.9 
 3. Brown, Koroivos1.8 
 4. Xanthopoulos, Aris1.7 
 5. Releford, Kolossos.1.6 
 6. Singleton, Panathin.1.6 
 7. Gotcher, Koroivos1.6 
 8. Jones, Promitheas1.4 
 9. Moore, Promitheas1.4 
 10. Barlow, Trikalla1.3 
Blocks Per Game
 Jito KOK
  Lavrio
  (206-C-94)
  Avg: 1.5
 1. Kok, Lavrio1.5 
 2. Raines, Apollon .1.1 
 3. Clanton, PAOK1.1 
 4. Kravic, AGOR1.0 
 5. Milutinov, Olympiacos1.0 
 6. Orton, Kymis1.0 
 7. Birch, Olympiacos1.0 
 8. Kavvadas, Aris0.9 
 9. Fitzpatrick, AGOR0.9 
 10. Reddic, Kolossos HH0.9 
Poll

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Next Round Schedule

Game 3 (Play-Offs)

AGOR 57% Apr.26 Kolossos HH
Next Round Schedule

Round 29 (Regular Season)

Aiolos Astak 73% Apr.29 AE Larissas
Kavala 60% Apr.29 Doxa Pefkon
Faros Apr.29 Iraklis 56%
Amyntas Dafn 75% Apr.29 Irakleio
Holargos 91% Apr.29 Pagrati
Arkadikos 65% Apr.29 Psychiko
GS Larissas Apr.29 Panionios 92%
Doukas 76% Apr.29 Ethnikos
Next Round Schedule

Round 27 (Regular Season)

North
Periko/Arhel 64% Apr.30 HANTH
Kastoria 86% Apr.30 Charilaos T
Karditsas 55% Apr.30 Ermis Agias
Filippos Ver 64% Apr.30 Anatolia
Stratoni 60% Apr.30 Ermis Lagkad
Xanthis 85% Apr.30 Aias Evosmou
Agriniou 63% Apr.30 Gefyra
Polygirou Apr.30 Evropi 54%
Round 26
Anatolia Apr.23 Periko/Arhel 54%
South
Zografou 56% Apr.30 Panerythraik
Kronos AD 77% Apr.30 Apollon Sm.
Mandraikos 55% Apr.30 Proteas V.
Papagou 91% Apr.30 KAP
Tritonas S. 56% Apr.30 Nea Kifisia
Koropi Apr.30 Panelefsinia 55%
Ionikos Nika Apr.30 Peristeri G 65%
Ergotelis Apr.30 Marousi 73%
Next Round Schedule

Game 3 (Quarter-Finals)

Darussafaka Apr.26 Real Madrid 55%
Anadolu Efes 67% Apr.26 Olympiacos
Baskonia 50% Apr.25 CSKA
Fenerbahce Apr.25 Panathinaiko 53%
Next Round Schedule

Game 1 (Semi-Finals)

Banvit BK 58% Apr.28 Monaco
Iberostar Te 60% Apr.28 Umana VE
Bucks pick Giannis Antetokounmpo of Greece in NBA draft - Jun 27, 2013


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The Milwaukee Bucks select Giannis Antetokounmpo (206-G/F-94, agency: FCM) with the fifteenth pick in the 2013 NBA Draft

Playing it safe was a real possibility for the Milwaukee Bucks with the 15th pick in Thursdays National Basketball Association draft.

Get some help for a depleted backcourt. Take Shane Larkin or Sergey Karasev or Dennis Schroeder.

But Bucks general manager John Hammond had his eye on a potential all-star talent in 18-year-old small forward Giannis Antetokounmpo, dubbed the Greek Freak after his talents started to become known last winter.

And Hammond decided to roll the dice on the youngest player in the draft.

Theres no question there were safer picks but nothing with this kind of upside, nothing close to this, Hammond said. Thats the key component of what we have here.

How are we going to get our next all-star? I dont want to put that on this kids shoulder, but I think he has that skill set to become that, if it all falls together for him.

The Bucks consider Antetokounmpo a small forward at 6-foot-9 and 196 pounds, but he has ball-handling skills of a point guard. Some NBA scouts have called him a poor mans Kevin Durant, comparing his game to that of the Oklahoma City Thunder star.

This kid is built like him, long arms and big hands, Bucks coach Larry Drew said. When you watch him move up and down the floor, youll see some resemblance.

But we cant put that kind of pressure on this kid. We have a lot of work to do with him, which we will.

The Bucks selected Larry Sanders at No. 15 in 2010, a move that paid off last season with the 6-foot-11 Sanders becoming a defensive force and finishing third in balloting for the leagues most improved player award.

But taking Antetokounmpo was an even bolder move.

He is thin, there is no doubt about that, Hammond said. But hes going to fill out just with natural maturation.

From the offensive end of the floor, I think he could find a way to be on the floor right now, at 19 years old (in December), and play. I think hes got to be a small forward.

Defensively with the lack of strength, he is going to have some issues to deal with there. Maybe we try to help him a little bit on the defensive end, if he does get on the floor.

But Hammond made it clear he wants the young player to be in Milwaukee next season.

He loves the game, Hammond said. He has a great smile and a great skill set.

There is a real transition period for him. Youre talking about a kid who has only been out of the country (Greece) one time. And that was a few weeks ago when he played with the Greek national team.

He wants to have his family here with him, and were going to work hard to have that happen.

The sooner we can get him on the floor, the better its going to be. You look at it and say, Is it going to be a D-League type situation? I hope not. The best thing to do is just keep him right here with us, be around NBA players, NBA games, NBA travel. Let him grow and develop.

If he hits, this kid could be special.

Antetokounmpo was at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn for the draft and went to the stage to pick up his Bucks hat from NBA Commissioner David Stern.

I know Im not ready; I have a lot of work ahead of me, Antetokounmpo said in a news conference at the Barclays Center. But Im not afraid.

I will give everything on the court, in the gym. And I will prove to the Milwaukee Bucks that they made the right choice.

Antetokounmpo is the son of Nigerian parents who immigrated to Greece and he was born in Athens. He played last season for Filathlitikos in Greeces second division and averaged 9.5 points and 5.0 rebounds in 26 games.

But the competition was hardly at an NBA level.

Still, his name started to be tossed about in NBA circles last December when league scouts first started to catch on to his emerging talent.

Hammond took a trip overseas to watch him, and the Bucks kept following him. Director of player personnel Dave Babcock scouted him recently when Antetokounmpo played for the Greek national squad.

We started watching him after Christmas and got excited about what we saw, Hammond said.

Hes 6-foot-9. I dont know how much bigger hes going to get. He loves to handle the ball. His favorite thing is to grab it off the glass, take it himself in transition and he has amazing vision.

He shoots the ball well. Were all giddy. Everybody is giddy on draft night. I remember when we drafted Brandon (Jennings) we said he had all-star speed and quickness.

But I do think this kid has potential all-star talent. He has an older brother and two little brothers; they just live in the gym. I know he has a real passion for the game, and I know he wants to be great.

Antetokounmpo signed a contract with a Spanish pro team in Zaragoza, but Hammond said that would not be a problem and a buyout would be done.

He did sign a contract, but most every international player has some buyout clause they deal with, Hammond said. He has the same sort of thing. The league allows us to do our part, and he has to do his personal part. Its basketball business.

But hes going to come right away.

Hammond admitted the Bucks now must deal with their depleted backcourt after passing on a number of candidates. Schroeder went 17th to Atlanta. Larkin was selected 18th by the Hawks but was traded to Dallas and 6-7 small forward Sergey Karasev was picked 19th by Cleveland.

We liked some of those players, Hammond said. We will answer that (the backcourt) in free agency. Thats what we have to do and we understand that.

If it was about need and being safe, wed take the backcourt pick. This was about taking the best player on the board.

Drew said he will be patient with Antetokounmpo.

I said John, He will not be there at 15, Drew said. This kid has a chance to be very special.

He does defend. He is very rangy at 6-9. He has been taught some defense over the years. He gets down in a stance and moves his feet. And you can tell he really wants to learn.

Weve got to get him stronger and get him adjusted to playing against stronger guys. But I really think this kid will learn fast. He wants to prove he can get better.

Source: jsonline.com
  




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