Dimitrios Charitopoulos

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Dimitrios Charitopoulos
Δημήτρης Χαριτόπουλος
No. 15 – Ifaistos Limnou
PositionPower forward / Center
LeagueGreek Basket League
Personal information
Born (1983-11-14) November 14, 1983 (age 35)
Alexandria, Greece
NationalityGreek
Listed height6 ft 9.5 in (2.07 m)
Listed weight250 lb (113 kg)
Career information
Playing career2001–present
Career history
2001–2002G.S.Siatistas
2002–2006Aris
2006–2008PAOK
2008–2009Trikala 2000
2009–2010Panionios
2010–2012Maroussi
2012ASVEL
2012–2013PAOK
2013Lukoil Academic
2013–2014Valladolid
2014–2015Manresa
2015PAOK
2015–2016Koroivos Amaliadas
2016–2017AEK Athens
2017–2018Iraklis Thessaloniki
2018–presentIfaistos Limnou
Career highlights and awards

Dimitrios Charitopoulos (alternate spellings: Dimitris, Haritopoulos) (Greek: Δημήτρης Χαριτόπουλος; born November 14, 1983) is a Greek professional basketball player for Ifaistos Limnou of the Greek Basket League. He is 2.07 m (6 ft 9 ​12 in) tall and he weighs 113 kg (250 lbs). He is a power forward-center.

Professional career[edit]

Charitopoulos began his professional career with Aris during the 2002-03 season. He moved to PAOK in 2006. In February 2012, he joined ASVEL.[1] In September 2013, he signed with Spanish club CB Valladolid.[2]

For the 2014–15 season, he signed with La Bruixa d'Or Manresa of Spain's Liga ACB, where he averaged 4.2 points in 17 games. On January 30, 2015, he left the Spanish club.[3] Three days later, he signed with his former team, PAOK.[4]

On August 31, 2016, Charitopoulos signed a one-year contract with AEK Athens of the Greek Basket League.[5]

Greek national team[edit]

Charitopoulos was a member of the junior national teams of Greece. With Greece's junior national team, he won the gold medal at the 2002 FIBA Europe Under-20 Championship.[6] Charitopoulos also won the silver medal at the 2005 Mediterranean Games, while playing with the Greek national basketball team.

Awards and accomplishments[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Eurocupbasketball.com ASVEL BASKET adds Charitopoulos.
  2. ^ "Valladolid signs Dimitris Haritopoulos". Sportando.net. Retrieved 26 September 2013.
  3. ^ Dimitris Haritopoulos leaves Manresa.
  4. ^ Charitopoulos signed his contract and practiced with the team.
  5. ^ Dimitrios Charitopoulos signs one-year deal with AEK Athens.
  6. ^ Dimitrios CHARITOPOULOS (GRE) participated in 4 FIBA / FIBA Zones events.

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