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  • Nikos Angelopoulos is a newcomer at Ionikos
    on January 28, 2023 at 2:48 pm

    NikosAngelopoulosHellenic-Coin-Ionikos-Basketball (GBL) added to their roster experienced 38-year old 205cm power forward Nikos Angelopoulos, agency: Interperformances. He started the season at Megaridas in Elite League. He helped his team get promotion to Elite League. Angelopoulos has played there for the last three years. He was a member of Greek U21 National Team back in 2005. Angelopoulos has spent his entire career in Greece playing for eight other teams: Panionios, Ionikos Nikaias, Ilysiakos,...

  • James Young (ex H.Tel-Aviv) agreed terms with Kolossos H Hotels Rodou
    on January 28, 2023 at 2:48 pm

    James YoungKolossos-H-Hotels-Rodou (GBL) strengthened their roster with addition of 27-year old American 198cm swingman James Young (college: Kentucky). Young supposed to play at H.Tel-Aviv in Israeli Winner League.In 2014 he was drafted by Boston Celtics (NBA) in first round (17th overall). He attended University of Kentucky and it is his ninth season in pro basketball

  • Elite League Round 12: AO Triton keep a leadership position
    on January 28, 2023 at 2:48 pm

    AristotelisZaraidonisHere is the last round review presented by Job Market. The game had a very big importance for second-ranked AO Triton as it allowed them to take a leadership position. AO Triton defeated 13th ranked FEA Filadelfeia in Athens 83-68. It ended at the same time the three-game winning streak of FEA Filadelfeia. AO Triton made 21-of-26 free shots (80.8 percent) during the game. They outrebounded FEA Filadelfeia 52-34 including a 38-26 advantage in defensive rebounds. Great defensive blocking...

  • Katsivelis' 21 points and 6 assists give him Hoops Agents Player of the Week award
    on January 28, 2023 at 2:48 pm

    DimitrisKatsivelis31-year old guard Dimitris Katsivelis (195-G-1991) had an amazing evening in the last round for Kolossos HH and receives a Hoops Agents Player of the Week award for round 11. He had the game-high 21 points adding six rebounds and six assists for Kolossos HH in his team's victory, helping them to edge out Lavrio (#11, 2-9) 90-87. Kolossos HH is placed at 5th position in Greek league. Kolossos HH is a typical solid league team placed somewhere in the middle or a little bit lower in the...

  • Webster's double-double lands him A2 Hoops Agents Player of the Week award
    on January 28, 2023 at 2:48 pm

    SimeusWebster23-year old forward Simeus Webster (203-F-1999) put on an amazing game in the last round for Kavalas and receives a Hoops Agents A2 Player of the Week award for round 12. He had a double-double of 15 points and 17 rebounds, while his team edged out Iraklis (#4, 8-4) 91-88. Kavalas maintains the 16th position in Greek A2. Too late to salvage the team, which is currently ranked at the very bottom. They already lost 11 games and recorded just one victory. It was one of impressive evenings...

  • Demetrious Marghellis is a newcomer at GS Ermis Shimatariou
    on January 28, 2023 at 2:48 pm

    DemetriousMarghellisElite League newcomer GS-Ermis-Shimatariou strengthened their roster with addition of 24-year old power forward Demetrious Marghellis (201cm-1998). Marghellis started the season at Maroussi. In 10 Elite League games he recorded 4.3ppg, 3.0rpg, 1

  • Ivan Pendic (ex Komarno) agreed terms with FO Proteas Grevenon
    on January 28, 2023 at 2:48 pm

    Ivan PendicFO-Proteas-Grevenon (B) inked 33-year old Serbian 202cm forward Ivan Pendic. Pendic supposed to play at BC Komarno in Slovakian Nike SBL. In 6 games he recorded 5.3ppg, 3.3rpg and 1.3spg this season. He also played 2 games in Alpe Adria Cup where he averaged 4.5ppg and 3.5rpg. The other team he played shortly was KK Bratunac TRB in Bosnia and Herzegovina league. Pendic has played also professionally in Portugal (CAB Madeira), Bosnia (Leotar and Promo) and Serbia (Pirot). Among many...

  • Psychikou inks Apollonas Tsochlas
    on January 28, 2023 at 2:48 pm

    ApollonasTsochlasAE-Psychiko-Athens (Elite League) agreed terms with experienced 40-year old point guard Apollonas Tsochlas (189cm-1983). Tsochlas just played at AO Triton in Greek Elite League.He has spent his entire career in Greece playing for six other teams: PAOK Thessaloniki, Ionikos Nikaias, Doukas, Rethymno, Kefallonias and Olympiacos Piraeus 2nd team. His team made it to the League Semifinals in 2013, 2014, 2015 and 2018

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