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Panathinaikos imposed itself on Lavrio on Saturday to remind the year’s surprise package who the boss of the Basket League is, while Larissa scored a vital win against Iraklis to send Messolonghi down.


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Lavrio beat AEK for the second time this season to go it alone at the top of the Basket League table, pending the matches champion Panathinaikos has in hand, but the most meaningful win of the weekend, and equally dramatic, belonged to bottom team Messolonghi.

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With both Greek teams already eliminated from the upcoming Euroleague playoffs, Panathinaikos scored a face-saving win against visiting Armani Milano on Thursday, while Olympiakos succumbed to host Real Madrid on Friday.



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Greek basketball legend Panagiotis Giannakis is entering FIBA’s Hall of Fame, the world basketball’s governing body confirmed on Thursday.

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Olympiakos scored an unexpected win on Wednesday at Valencia that matters little, given it cannot qualify anymore to the Euroleague playoffs, while Panathinaikos was once again disappointing, losing at home to Baskonia on Tuesday.


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Turkish teams got the better of their Greek opponents this week in the Euroleague, as Anadolu Efes beat Panathinaikos by 20 in Istanbul while Fenerbahce snatched a five-point victory at Olympiakos on Friday.

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Sasha Vezenkov gave a stunning performance to lead Olympiakos to victory at Berlin over Alba on Thursday, while another showing by Howard Sant-Roos was not enough for Panathinaikos to beat Red Star Belgrade in Athens on Friday.