Georgios Kalaitzakis leaves Panathinaikos to join the Bucks

2021-07-30T18:41:48+00:00 2021-07-30T18:41:48+00:00.


30/Jul/21 18:41

The Greek guard is making the big move to the NBA after being selected by the current NBA champs

By Stavros Barbarousis /

Panathinaikos OPAP guard Georgios Kalaitzakis is leaving Greece to join the Milwaukee Bucks next season, according to Eurohoops sources. The swingman is expected to play in the NBA Summer League before signing his rookie contract with the club.

Kalaitzakis, 22, was selected with the 60th overall pick in the 2021 NBA draft by the current champions and will exit the Greens after five seasons.

A four-time Greek League champion with Panathinaikos (2017-2019, 2021), Kalaitzakis averaged 3.9 points, 1.7 rebounds and 1.2 assists across 12 minutes in 11 Basket League contests this past season, while he had 1.6 points in 4 minutes across 14 EuroLeague games.


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