Photos by Giorgos Matthaios courtesy of Hellenic BasketBall Federation
Giannis and Greece in the Huawei Cup 2014 in Lithuania
Giannis and the Greek National Team were back in action this weekend in the Huawei Cup 2014 in Lithuania. In Saturday’s opener against the hosts, Giannis finished with four points (1/3 FG & 2/4 FT), five rebounds and two assists in 20 minutes. His lone basket came with this thrilling dunk in transition.
On Sunday, Greece topped Slovenia 79-71 and Giannis added five points, five rebounds, an assist, a steal and two blocks in just 12 minutes of action. The Greek Freak also connected on this lob from Kostas Sloukas to keep the highlight show going.
Greece plays its final game today against New Zealand as the FIBA World Cup approaches at the end of the month.
Giannis finished with 3 points (1/2 FG, 1/2 FT), 6 rebounds & a steal in Greece's 95-65 win over New Zealand today. pic.twitter.com/WzQ90UYLO1
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