By Eurohoops team/ email@example.com
A bad start to the week for Panathinaikos, which lost on the road 81-73 against PAOK. The green-and-white side, which was coming from the EuroLeague win against Crvena Zvezda, suffered its third domestic league defeat of the season.
On the home side, Jaylen Hands was on fire, scoring 27 points with 5/8 from beyond the arc. Tyler Polley went close to a double-double with 12 points and 9 rebounds, while Yannick Franke added 10.
Dwayne Bacon went back to playing for PAO after being left out by Christos Serelis in the EuroLeague and scored 16. Georgios Papagiannis had a good all-around game with 12 points, 8 rebounds, and 5 assists, while Mateusz Ponitka followed with 14 points.
Basket League Round 18
Apollon Carna – Ionikos 93-66
Peristeri bwin – Lavrio Megabolt 77-66
AEK – Kolossos H Hotels 95-89
Olympiacos – Promitheas 89-77
Karditsa Biologiko Xorio – Aris 78-77
PAOK mateco – Panathinaikos 81-73
STANDINGS: Olympiacos 34 (17-0), Panathinaikos 31 (14-3), AEK 29 (11-7), Peristeri 29 (11-7), Promitheas 28 (10-8)…