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Greek sports world bids farewell to NBA legend Kobe Bryant

The tragic death of former LA Lakers player Kobe Bryant in a helicopter crash in California this week, has touched the lives of millions all over the globe, including those …

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Former NBA legend Kobe Bryant dies in tragic helicopter accident 

The entire world has been left speechless by the tragic news of former LA Lakers players Kobe Bryant’s passing. The “black mamba”, as he was known, took his 13-year-old daughter …

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Cute birthday videos wishing many happy returns to Giannis Antetokounmpo!

Giannis Antetokounmpo turned 25 on 6 December and celebrated with a brilliant performance as he led the Milwaukee Bucks to a 29-point victory over Kawhi Leonard’s LA Clippers with a …

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There is only one ‘Greek Freak’: Antetokounmpo sues over trademark infringements

NBA star Giannis Antetokounmpo reached a settlement in a $2million lawsuit started in August over a trademark infringement using the ‘Greek Freak’ name. Merchandise, such as T-shirts and hoodies, circulated …

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Giannis Antetokounmpo is not yet “done” with the national team of Greece

Basketball star Giannis Antetokounmpo told reporters in the United States that he is “not done yet with the national team of Greece.” Meeting with reporters during the Milwaukee Bucks’ media …

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‘This is Giannis’s world’: Antetokounmpo ranked Best NBA Player for 2019-20 by Sports Illustrated

Sports Illustrated has released its annual Top 100 list of NBA players for the 2019-2020 season, and for the first time in the list’s six year history LeBron James has …

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Greece beat Czech Republic, 84-77, but don’t make it to the final eight in FIBA World Cup

Greece managed an 84-77 victory over Czech Republic, however needed a 12-point margin of victory to progress to the semi-finals. Czechs led at half-time, but Greece’s hopes for a wider …

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Team USA upset with Antetokounmpo brothers before heading to FIBA World Cup quarterfinals

Team USA clinched a spot in the quarterfinals of the FIBA World Cup match against Greece with a 69-53 win. Marcus Smart was tasked with defending reigning NBA MVP Giannis …

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Team USA will meet Giannis Antetokoumpo, and there’s a chance that a plot may be brewing

Team USA is about to meet a formidable foe in the Basketball World Cup. Giannis Antetokounmpo will be playing for Greece and against two of his Milwaukee Bucks teammates on …

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Narrow win against Tall Blacks pits Greece against the United States

Greece have made it through the first round of the FIBA World Cup successfully, after a stressful win against New Zealand by six points (103-97) and will now join Brazil, …