World Cup Bonus For Greece

- June 3, 2014

Greece’s crippling financial crisis has a popular survivor: It’s national football team, which uses a daunted defense to keep its world standing high.

Panathinaikos-Olympiakos Now 2-2

- June 2, 2014

Panathinaikos withstood a furious rally by host Olympiakos to win the fourth game in the best-of-five Greek league playoff finals 67-65 on June 1.

Portugal, Greece in 0-0 World Bore

- June 1, 2014

Cristiano Ronaldo sat out Portugal’s exhibition match against Greece on May 31 as the two World Cup-bound teams produced a tedious 0-0 draw.

Greece World Cup Long Shot

- May 31, 2014

With Colombia favored in Group C, Greece will have to fight it out with Japan and Ivory Coast to advance in the upcoming World Cup in Brazil.

Olympiakos Closes On Hoop Title

- May 30, 2014

Olympiakos is now a win away from winning the Greek basketball league championship after beating its eternal rival Panathiniakos, 69-64.

Greek Soccer Match Fixing Big Problem

- May 30, 2014

Greek soccer, already tainted with scandals and financial problems, now has another one: match-fixing is a “major problem,” a report said.

Hoop Finals: Olympiakos Gets Even

- May 27, 2014

Olympiakos’ hoopsters thrashed Panathinaikos, 89-64 on May 26 to even their series 1-1 in the best-of-five Greek basketball league finals, running away with an easy victory.

Greek World Cup Wound-Mending

- May 25, 2014

Two veterans on Greece’s World Cup soccer team heading to the games in Brazil said they’re over confrontation while playing a tense Greek league game.

Hoop Finals: Game 1 to Panathinaikos

- May 23, 2014

Led by American James “Airline” Gist, Panathinaikos took the first game of a best-of-five series in the Greek basketball league finals, beating Olympiakos, 59-56 on May 22.

PAOK Fights Title Cost Points Loss

- May 21, 2014

The Thessaloniki soccer team PAOK is asking a court to overturn a three-point deduction for fan hooliganism that cost it a spot in the Champions League.