Aris keeps its head above the water

2018-03-24T21:10:43+00:00 2018-03-25T02:59:26+00:00.

Antonis Stroggylakis

24/Mar/18 21:10

Eurohoops.net

Aris Thessaloniki got a win of crucial importance in his run to avoid relegation.

By Eurohoops team/ info@eurohoops.net

Aris Thessaloniki climbed two wins above the relegation zone in the Greek League after defeating Promitheas Patras 68 – 64 in “Nick Galis Hall” arena.

This was the first game of the team under new head coach Vangelis Aggelou who succeeded Panagiotis Giannakis earlier last week.

Giannis Athinaiou scored 16 points and dished out 6 assists for Aris while Nikos Gkikas had 15 points plus 6 dimes for Promitheas against his former team.

Earlier, in a battle for the third place of the standings, AEK beat Lavrio 96 – 86 behind Manny Harris’ double-double (15 points, 15 rebounds, 5 assists). McKenzie Moore had another impressive performance (23 points, 13 rebounds, 8 assists) for Lavrio.

ESAKE 2017-18 – Day 20 standings

#
TEAM
PTS
MP
W
L
POINTS
+/-
1
38
19
19
0
1722 – 1325
397
2
OLYMPIACOS PIRAEUS BC
34
19
15
4
1583 – 1271
312
3
AEK ATHENS BC
33
20
13
7
1596 – 1508
88
4
GS LAVRIOU
33
20
13
7
1702 – 1598
104
5
PROMITHEAS PATRAS
32
20
12
8
1580 – 1535
45
6
PAOK BC
32
20
12
8
1549 – 1539
10
7
KOLOSSOS RODOU
29
20
9
11
1497 – 1515
-18
8
RETHYMNO BC
28
20
8
12
1585 – 1642
-57
9
GS KYMIS
27
19
8
11
1485 – 1540
-55
10
ARIS THESALONIKIS BC
27
20
7
13
1351 – 1475
-124
11
G.S LARISSAS FAROS BC
27
20
7
13
1529 – 1691
-162
12
KORIVOS BC
25
19
6
13
1373 – 1523
-150
13
PANIONIOS BC
24
19
5
14
1374 – 1526
-152
14
TRIKALA BC
22
19
3
16
1322 – 1560
-238

Photo: Eurokinissi