SPORTS

Olympiakos to take on Efes Pilsen

Basketball’s Euroleague resumes today with Olympiakos facing a tough task in Istanbul against Efes Pilsen. The Greeks are unbeaten in Europe, but have had six games without a win against Efes. In the NBA, the Houston Rockets downed the New York Knicks away 97-90, with Greek Vassilis Spanoulis playing for 12 minutes for Houston.