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SOFOKLIS SCHORTSANITIS


Name No. Pos. Ht. Wt. Birthdate From
Sofoklis Schortsanitis 15 C 6'9" 345 6/22/1985 Greece

DRAFTED: Second round by the Clippers in 2003 (34th overall)

PROFESSIONAL: 2009-10 (Olympiakos S.F.P Pierus - Greece): Led Olympiakos to Greek Cup Championship and the final of the EuroLeague...MVP of Greek League All-Star Game...Helped team to Greek League Finals...Appeared in 19 EuroLeague games, averaging 7.2 points, 2.5 rebounds and shooting 61.4 percent from the field...Appeared in 31 Greek League games, averaging 9.0 points,3.4 rebounds and shooting 68.6 percent from the field... 2008-09 (Olympiakos S.F.P. Pierus - Greece): Helped team to 2009 Greek Cup Finals...Averaged 4.5 points and 1.3 rebounds in 20 Greek League games...Played in 12 EuroLeague contests, averaging 4.8 points and 1.8 rebounds... 2007-08 (Olympiakos S.F.P. Pierus - Greece): Helped team to 2008 Greek Cup Finals...Club finished second in Greek League Regular season but advanced to Greek League Finals...Played in three Greek League games, scoring 7.7 points, 3.3 rebounds and 1.0 assists...Averaged 6.8 points, 1.5 rebounds and shot 62.0 percent from field in 11 Greek Playoff Games...2006-07 (Olympiakos S.F.P. Pireus - Greece): Played in the Greek League All-Star Game...Helped Olympiakos to the Greek League Finals and the EuroLeague Quarterfinals...In the Greek regular season, played in 15 games, averaging 8.1 points and 2.7 rebounds...Scored 7.0 points per game and had 2.1 rebounds in seven Greek playoff games...Appeared in 17 EuroLeague contests, 6.6 points per game...2005-06 (Olympiakos S.F.P. Pireus - Greece): Named the MVP of the Greek League All-Star Game...Named Eurobasket.com All-Europe Honorable Mention...A Eurobasket.com All-Greek League Second Team Member and 2006 Most Improved Player...Helped club to a second-place finish in the Greek League regular season and a spot in the Greek League Finals, as well as a quarterfinal finish in the EuroLeague...Appeared in 22 Euroleague games averaging 10.7 points, 4.9 rebounds and shooting 61.8 percent from the field. Played in 26 Greek League games averaging 9.3 points, 3.8 rebounds and shooting 66 percent from the field... 2004-05 (Aris Thessaloniki-Greece): Appeared in the Greek League All-Star Game for the first time...Helped team to Greek Cup Fianls...Played in the ULEB Cup, appearing in 8 games while averaging 5.3 points, 2.9 rebounds and shooting 71.4 percent from the field...Appeared in 21 regular season games, averaging 5.8 points, 2.9 rebounds and shooting 71.0 percent from the field...Played in three Greek League Playoff games, averaging 3.3 points and 3.0 rebounds...2003-04 (Oregon Scientific Cantu - Italy): Helped team to Italian Cup Semifinals...Averaged 6.4 points, 3.6 rebounds and 0.2 assists in 33 games...2002-03 (Iraklis Thessalonki - Greece): Appeared in 26 games averaging 11.5 points, 6.2 rebounds...Had 23 assists and 17 steals...2001-02 (Iraklis Thessaloniki - Greece): Appeared in 11 games... Averaged 2.8 points, 1.4 rebounds, and 4 assists...Played in 3 Saporta Cup Games averaging 3.3 points, 3.0 rebounds and accumulating 2 assists and 3 steals...2000-01 (Iraklis Thessaloniki-Greece): Appeared in two games averaging 2.5 points.

PERSONAL: Won a bronze medal with Greece at the 2009 European Championships, averaging 11.9 points and 3.4 rebounds in nine games...Appeared in five games for Greece at the 2008 Olympic Games in Beijing...Won a silver medal with Greece in the 2006 World Championships in Japan...Made debut with Greek National Team in 2003...Started playing in the Greek National Youth Team System in 2001 with the Under-16 club...Father is from Greece and his mother is from Cameroon....Born in Kavala, Greece...

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