Saturday March 7, 2015 Search
Weather | Athens
20o C
11o C
News
Business
Comment
Life
Sports
Community
Survival Guide
Greek Edition
Kavala's Coleman steals show from the big boys

By George Georgakopoulos

William Coleman is likely to single-handedly lead Enosi Kavalas to safety in the top flight of Greek basketball – after producing another stunning display as the Macedonian side saw off Apollon Patras on Saturday – while developing into one of the local league’s biggest attractions.

Coleman helped Kavala win 85-67 at home to climb out of the drop zone after a long time. He did so by scoring 35 points in 38 minutes, along with collecting nine rebounds, which made him the week’s Most Valuable Player in the league. He also stood out for some spectacular slam dunks in that game.

Olympiakos retained its two-point lead at the top through a hard-fought 91-81 win over struggling KAO Dramas on the road on Monday. It is followed by Panathinaikos, who thrashed Ikaros 97-72, and Panionios, who edged out Kolossos 70-65 on Rhodes.

Aris steered clear of relegation trouble for good by beating bottom side Panelefsiniakos 68-55, while Ilisiakos remains mired in the battle after going down 95-68 at AGO Rethymnou. PAOK produced a convincing 63-55 win at Peristeri.

Meanwhile league organizer ESAKE announced on Monday the signing of a sponsorship agreement with Cyprus Airways, that is now becoming the league’s official air carrier. Turkish Airlines has signed a major sponsorship contract with the Euroleague.

ekathimerini.com , Monday February 18, 2013 (22:49)  
What a difference a year makes, for Olympiakos
Tsatoumas just misses out on a Euro medal
Barcelona beats Panathinaikos once more
Iraklis, Apollon and Xanthi in Cup semis
Greece sends proposals, but no decision due at Monday´s Eurogroup
Greece submitted to Eurogroup chief Jeroen Dijsselbloem Friday an outline of seven reform proposals to form the basis for discussion at Monday’s meeting of eurozone finance ministers, but th...
Samaras braces for second round of in-party strife
After a marathon meeting of New Democracy’s MPs where party chief Antonis Samaras sought to affirm his status as top dog inside the conservative opposition, the former prime minister is brac...
Inside News
ECB asks for cut in recognized deferred tax assets
The European Central Bank is calling for changes regarding the recognition of banks’ deferred tax assets, effectively raising the prospect of fresh share capital increases. Sector sources sa...
New NPLs in Jan-Feb put at 2 billion euros
After several months of decline in the local credit sector’s creation rate of new bad loans, banks are reporting a sudden rebound in the growth rate in January and February 2015. Estimates b...
Inside Business
COMMENTARY
PISA, Schengen, mediocrity and isolation
Greece’s most serious problem is not the economic and political crisis, though it did contribute greatly to it. At the root of our evil lies our great isolation, not only from our partners i...
EDITORIAL
New blood, fresh ideas
New Democracy needs new blood and fresh ideas. Former Prime Minister and conservative chief Antonis Samaras should be credited with keeping Greece on its feet and he is one of the very few p...
Inside Comment
SPONSORED LINK: FinanzNachrichten.de
SPONSORED LINK: BestPrice.gr
 RECENT NEWS
1. What a difference a year makes, for Olympiakos
2. Tsatoumas just misses out on a Euro medal
3. ECB asks for cut in recognized deferred tax assets
4. New NPLs in Jan-Feb put at 2 billion euros
5. Interest alive in property investment sector
6. Businesses reluctant to tap financing
more news
Today
This Week
1. BoG chief Stournaras briefs PM Tsipras on ECB's decisions on Greece [Update]
2. Cash-strapped Greece repays first part of IMF loan due in March
3. Greek and German bruisers limber up for 'rumble in the eurozone'
4. Greek reforms list cites tackling evasion, fiscal savings, source says
5. Greece must repay loans in full, bailout fund head says
6. Greece sends new letter with details on reforms, sources in Brussels say
Today
This Week
1. Greece to make international protest over Turkey reserving Aegean air space
2. The Greek tax drama
3. Varoufakis to make six reform proposals at Monday's Eurogroup
4. Tsipras reversal draws Greek sympathy as party rumblings rise
5. Greece's lenders skeptical on new bills but focus on funding needs
6. A unionist agenda
   Find us ...
  ... on
Twitter
     ... on Facebook   
About us  |  Subscriptions  |  Advertising  |  Contact us  |  Athens Plus  |  RSS  |   
Copyright © 2015, H KAΘHMEPINH All Rights Reserved.