Katsivelis with AEK Athens in November 2015.
|No. 21 – Astana|
|Position||Point guard / Shooting guard|
October 1, 1991 |
|Listed height||6 ft 6 in (1.98 m)|
|Listed weight||212 lb (96 kg)|
|NBA draft||2014 / Undrafted|
|Career highlights and awards|
Dimitrios Katsivelis (alternate spelling: Dimitris) (Greek: Δημήτρης Κατσίβελης; born October 1, 1991) is a Greek professional basketball player, who currently plays with Astana of the VTB United League. He is a 1.98 m (6 ft 6") tall, 96 kg (212 lb.) point guard-shooting guard.
Katsivelis started his career playing at the semi-professional level (the 3rd-tier level of Greek basketball) with Mantoulidis in the Greek B League. He began his professional career when he signed with the Greek League club Olympiacos Piraeus in 2010. With Olympiacos, he won the EuroLeague and Greek League championships, in 2012. With Olympiacos, he also won the 2012–13 season championship of the EuroLeague, and the Greek League championship in 2015.
Greek national team
With Greece's junior national teams, Katsivelis won the gold medal at the 2008 FIBA Europe Under-18 Championship, the silver medal at the 2009 FIBA Under-19 World Cup, and the silver medal at the 2010 FIBA Europe Under-20 Championship.
Awards and accomplishments
- 2x EuroLeague Champion: (2012, 2013)
- 2x Greek League Champion: (2012, 2015)
- FIBA Intercontinental Cup Champion: (2013)
Greek national team
- 2008 FIBA Europe Under-18 Championship: Gold
- 2009 FIBA Under-19 World Cup: Silver
- 2010 FIBA Europe Under-20 Championship: Silver
References and notes
- Grecia / Baloncesto / Dimitrios Katsivelis Altura / 1.98m (in Spanish).
- Dimitrios Katsivelis Grecia Rio 2016 Altura / 1.98m (in Spanish).
- Dimitrius Kacivelis Weight: 96 кг.
- Euroleague.net OLYMPIACOS lands young Katsivelis.
- AEK adds two-time Euroleague champ Katsivelis.
- AEK Athens announces Dimitris Katsivelis.
- Dimitrios Katisvelis at baskethotel.com
- Dimitrios Katsivelis at draftexpress.com
- Dimitrios Katsivelis at esake.gr (in Greek)
- Dimitrios Katsivelis at eurobasket.com
- Dimitrios Katsivelis at euroleague.net
- Dimitrios Katsivelis at fiba.com (archive)
- Dimitrios Katsivelis at fiba.com (game center)
- Dimitrios Katisvelis at vtb-league.com
- Dimitrios Katsivelis at scoresway.com