Κυριακή, 29 Μαρτίου 2015

PAOK beat Apollon Patras for Basket League twenty third day

PAOK hosted and beat Apollon Patras for Basket League Greece 2014-2015 twenty third day. PAOK did not face any problems against Apollon. The visitors made their second defeat in a row but used many new and young players. Alexandros Sigounas in his debut had 8 points and 8 rebounds. Diogenis Gorgonis had 4 points. Andreas Pelekoudas and Christos Koutras played for half minute, gaining experience. Apollon Patras had 1/18 three pointers. For the winners Kevin Langford had 14 points and 7 rebounds, Apollon Tsochlas had 11 points and 6 rebounds, Jake Odum served 5 assists.
Quarters' scores: 26-13, 38-20, 49-34, 68-46

PAOK (S. Markopoulos): Langford 14 (1), Carter 11 (1), Tsochlas 11 (3), Dedas 4, Margaritis 10 (3), Odum 6, Vaughn 4, Sinadinovic 4, Charitopoulos 4, Saloustros, Liapis, Kottas.
Apollon Patras (Vetoulas): Sigounas 8, Skordilis 7, Argyropoulos 14 (1), Batis 2, El-Amin 6, Molfetas 1, Niforas 4, Gorgonis 4, Koutras, Georgallis, Pelekoudas, Fitzpatrick.

Kolossos Rodou beat Aries Trikala for Basket League twenty third day

Kolossos Rodou beat Aries Trikala in Trikala for Basket League Greece 2014-2015 twenty third day. Kolossos Rodou had 16/25 three pointers and 20/33 two pointers. With so high shot accuracy the visitors did not let Aries Trikala any chance to lead the game nor the score. Justin Robinson had 19 points (5/6 3p), Taylor Smith had 14 points (7/9 2p). Christoforos Stefanidis served 5 assists and Dominic Waters served 7 assists. For Aries Trikala Slaven Cupkovic scored 24 points, Bryan Tracey collected 7 rebounds, Justin Ingram served 4 assists and made 4 turnovers. Mike Hall had 8 points (3/5 2p, 0/2 3p) and 4 rebounds in his last game with Trikala, since he had an argue with coach Flevarakis. Kwame Alexander had 14 points and Mario Matalon made 3 steals.
Quarters' scores: 18-20, 37-42, 58-66, 87-94

Aries Trikala: Ingram 11, Nikolopoulos, Tracey 12, Harris 12 (2), Cupkovic 24 (3), Panos 6, Spanos, Matalon 6, Varytimiadis, Alexander 14, Hall 8.
Kolossos Rodou: Toliopoulos, Larentzakis 9, Waters, Manolopoulos 13 (3), Smith 14, Stefanidis 9, Linden 11 (3), Scott 8, Tsamis 5, Hagins 6, Robinson 19 (5).

Rethymno Aegean beat Nea Kifisia for Basket League twenty third day

Rethymno Aegean hosted and beat Nea Kifisia for Basket League Greece 2014-2015 twenty third day. Nea Kifisia was leading the game in the first half. The visitors began with an 11-2 run but in the second half Vincent Council and Fanis Koumpouras balanced the score. Rethymno Aegean created a secure difference, 57-47. In the last seconds Nea Kifisia approached to 60-58, but could not steal the victory. For the winners Damian Hollis in his debut was the top scorer with 12 points (9/10 free throws). Faye had 0/5 three pointers but scored 8 points, collected 6 rebounds and served 4 assists. Roeland Schaftenaar collected 6 rebounds, Fanis Koumpouras scored 11 points. Vincent Council scored 12 points, won 7 fouls and made 5 turnovers. For Nea Kifisia Mavroeidis scored 16 points, Nikos Barlos collected 7 rebounds, and Nikos Liakopoulos served 7 assists. Nea Kifisia made 21 turnovers.
Quarters' scores: 10-15, 23-27, 44-43, 63-58

Rethymno Aegean: Schizas 3(1), Koumpouras 11(1), Schaftenaar 2, Council 12, Allen 4, Kalampokis 9(1), Faye 8, Chilaris, Kravic 2, Hollis 12(1).
Nea Kifisia: Silas 7(1), Covington, Liakopoulos 5, Pesakovic, Mavroeidis 16, Psathas, Melissaratos, Anderson 4, Duvnjak 11(2), Davis 6, Barlos 9().

AEK beat Aris for Basket League twenty third day

AEK hosted and beat Aris for Basket League Greece 2014-2015 twenty third day. In a tight game Aris was following AEK for more than thirty minutes but in the end Wilbekin, Mensah-Bonsu and English gave their team a victory and covered the points difference of the first round defeat. For the winners Carl English was the top scorer with 18 points, Malik Hairston scored 16 points. Mensah-Bonsu made a double double with 16 points, 12 fouls drawn (12/17 ft), and 12 rebounds. Wilbekin had 10 points and 6 assists and Athinaiou had 14 points. For Aris Aleksandar Vezenkov had 23 points and 7 rebounds. Torey Thomas had 16 points, 10 rebounds and 6 assists! Drew Naymick had 20 points with 10/13 two pointers, and 6 rebounds.
Quarters' scores: 21-21, 48-35, 67-62, 93-77

AEK : Wilbekin 10, Delininkaitis 7, Sakota 2, Hairston 16, Sarikopoulos, Athinaiou 14, Milosevic 10, Mensah-Bonsu 16, English 18. 
Aris : Pasalic 2, Reed 2, Thomas 16, Charisis, Karathanasis, Vezenkov 23, Naymick 20, Mourtos 2, Simtsak 2, Adegboye 8.

Παρασκευή, 27 Μαρτίου 2015

Basket League Greece 2014-2015 twenty fourth day fixtures

Basket League Greece 2014-2015 twenty fourth day fixtures


Saturday 28th March 2015
17:00 PAOK - Apollon Patras
17:00 Rethymno Aegean - Nea Kifisia
17:00 Aries Trikala - Kolossos Rodou
17:00 KAOD - Panelefsiniakos
Sunday 29th March 2015
13:00 AEK - Aris
18:00 Korivos Amaliadas - Olympiacos
Monday 30th March 2015
19:00 Panionios - Panathinaikos

Rethymno Aegean released Trevis Simpson

Rethymno Aegean released Trevis Simpson. The American averaged 10.2 points and 3.7 rebounds in this season, but one foreign player had to be released since the team signed Hollis.

Πέμπτη, 26 Μαρτίου 2015

Rethymno Aegean signed Damian Hollis

Rethymno Aegean signed Damian Hollis. The 26 years old American-Hungarian forward started the season in Italy for Pallacanestro Cantù but was released after the team signed Metta World Peace (Ron Artest). Hollis graduated from George Washington where he played in the NCAA with the Colonials. He signed his first professional contract in Belgium but did not play and then moved to Hungary where he played one season with Albacomp Fehérvár. Then he moved to Italy where he played one season for Angelico Biella.
Hollis was member of the USA Under 19 Men's National Basketball team and in 2007 he won the Silver medal in FIBA Under-19 World Championship. Since he moved to Hungary he is a member of the Hungarian Men's National Basketall team.