Nikos Barlos

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Nikos Barlos
Νίκος Μπάρλος
Nikos Barlos - Basket Brescia Leonessa 2013.JPG
Barlos with Brescia in 2013
Olympiacos
Personal information
Born (1979-07-12) July 12, 1979 (age 39)
Patras, Greece
Nationality Greek
Listed height 2.03 m (6 ft 8 in)
Listed weight 109 kg (240 lb)
Career information
Playing career 1998–2018
Position Small forward / Power forward
Career history
As player:
1998–2005 Apollon Patras
2005–2007 Olympiacos Piraeus
2007–2008 AEK Athens
2008–2010 Aris Thessaloniki
2010–2012 Panionios
2012–2013 Brescia
2013–2015 Nea Kifissia
2015–2016 Lavrio
2016–2017 Panionios
2017–2018 Kymis
As coach:
2018–present Olympiacos (academies)
Career highlights and awards

As player

Nikolaos "Nikos" Barlos (Greek : Νίκος Μπάρλος; born July 12, 1979) is a Greek retired professional basketball player and coach. He is 2.03 m (6 ft 8 in) tall. He played at both the small forward and power forward positions.

Greek language language spoken in Greece, Cyprus and Southern Albania

Greek is an independent branch of the Indo-European family of languages, native to Greece, Cyprus and other parts of the Eastern Mediterranean and the Black Sea. It has the longest documented history of any living Indo-European language, spanning more than 3000 years of written records. Its writing system has been the Greek alphabet for the major part of its history; other systems, such as Linear B and the Cypriot syllabary, were used previously. The alphabet arose from the Phoenician script and was in turn the basis of the Latin, Cyrillic, Armenian, Coptic, Gothic, and many other writing systems.

Basketball team sport played on a court with baskets on either end

Basketball is a team sport in which two teams, most commonly of five players each, opposing one another on a rectangular court, compete with the primary objective of shooting a basketball through the defender's hoop while preventing the opposing team from shooting through their own hoop. A field goal is worth two points, unless made from behind the three-point line, when it is worth three. After a foul, timed play stops and the player fouled or designated to shoot a technical foul is given one or more one-point free throws. The team with the most points at the end of the game wins, but if regulation play expires with the score tied, an additional period of play (overtime) is mandated.

Small forward one of the five positions in a regulation basketball game

The small forward (SF), also known as the three, is one of the five positions in a regulation basketball game. Small forwards are typically shorter, quicker, and leaner than power forwards and centers, but typically taller and larger than either of the guard positions.

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Professional career

Barlos won the Greek 2nd Division championship with Apollon Patras in 2003. He was named the MVP of the 2005 Greek All-Star Game. In 2015, he signed with Lavrio.

Greek A2 Basket League 2nd highest basketball league in Greece

The Greek A2 Basket League, is the 2nd-tier level professional basketball competition among pro clubs in Greece. It is organized by the Hellenic Basketball Federation (E.O.K.).

Apollon Patras B.C.

Apollon Patras B.C., named after the Greek God Apollo, is a Greek professional basketball club that is located in Patras, Greece. Apollon Patras B.C. is the men's basketball club of the Greek multi sports athletic union A.S. Apollon Patras. The club's name sponsorship is Apollon Patras B.C. Carna. Currently, Apollon competes in the Greek A2 Basket League, which is the 2nd-tier level basketball division in Greece.

HEBA Greek All Star Game

The HEBA Greek All-Star Game, also known as the EKO Greek All Star Game for sponsorship reasons, is the All Star Game of the HEBA Greek professional basketball association for men. It was founded and organized by Gus Sarianides. The men's all star game is played in a format that is the Greek All Stars, versus the Rest of the World All Stars. There is also a men's slam dunk competition, and a men's 3-point shootout competition. The all star weekend also features a game between under age 22 players and senior age players, called the Rising Stars versus the All Time Stars.

On November 12, 2017, Barlos joined Kymis of the Greek Basket League. [1]

Greek Basket League highest-level professional basketball league in Greece

The Greek Basket League (GBL), often also referred to as the Greek Basketball League, Greek A1 Basketball League, or Greek Basketball Championship, and known as the betshop.gr Basket League for sponsorship reasons, is the first tier professional basketball league in Greece. It is run by HEBA, under the legal authority of the Hellenic Basketball Federation (E.O.K.). The league is also known as the Betshop.gr Basket League for sponsorship reasons.

Greek national team

Barlos was a member of the Greek national basketball team that won the silver medal at the 2005 Mediterranean Games.

The Basketball Tournament at the 2005 Mediterranean Games was held in the El Ejido Sports Hall from Friday June 24 to Friday July 1, 2005 in Almería, Spain.

Coaching career

Barlos began his coaching career in 2018.

Awards and accomplishments

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