Kostas Sloukas

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Kostas Sloukas
Κώστας Σλούκας
No. 10 – Olympiacos Piraeus
Position Point guard / Shooting guard
League Greek Basketball League
Euroleague
Personal information
Born (1990-01-15) January 15, 1990 (age 24)
Thessaloniki, Greece
Nationality Greek
Listed height 6 ft 2.75 in (1.90 m)
Listed weight 210 lb (95 kg)
Career information
NBA draft 2012 / Undrafted
Pro career 2008–present
Career history
2008–present Olympiacos (Greece)
2010–2011 Aris (loan) (Greece)
Career highlights and awards

Konstantinos "Kostas" Sloukas (Greek: Κωνσταντίνος "Κώστας" Σλούκας; born January 15, 1990, in Thessaloniki, Greece) is a Greek professional basketball player for Olympiacos of the Greek Basketball League and the Euroleague. He is left-handed, 1.90 m (6 ft 2¾ in) tall[1] and he can play at either the point guard or shooting guard positions.

Professional career[edit]

Sloukas began his career with the Mandoulides youth teams in Greece. He joined the Greek Basket League power Olympiacos Piraeus in the year 2008.[2] In 2010, Sloukas was loaned by Olympiacos to Aris Thessaloniki.[3]

He was named the Greek Basket League's Best Young Player in 2011. With Olympiacos, he won the Euroleague and Greek League championships, in 2012. He signed a 3-year contract extension with Olympiacos, in June 2012.[4] He also won the 2012-13 season championship of the Euroleague, with Olympiacos.

Greek national team[edit]

With Greece's junior national team, Sloukas won the silver medal at the 2007 FIBA Europe Under-18 Championship and the gold medal at the 2008 FIBA Europe Under-18 Championship, where he was also voted to the All-Tournament Team.[5] He also won the silver medal at the 2009 FIBA Under-19 World Championship and the gold medal at the 2009 FIBA Europe Under-20 Championship. He also won the silver medal at the 2010 FIBA Europe Under-20 Championship with Greece's junior national team.

He became a member of the senior men's Greek national basketball team in 2011. With Greece's senior men's national team, he played at the FIBA EuroBasket 2011 and the FIBA EuroBasket 2013.

Awards and accomplishments[edit]

Pro career[edit]

Greek national team[edit]

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