Linos Chrysikopoulos

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Linos Chrysikopoulos
Λίνος Χρυσικόπουλος
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Chrysikopoulos with Nea Kifissia in 2016
No. 15 – Nea Kifissia
Position Guard / Small forward
League Greek Basket League
Personal information
Born (1992-12-01) December 1, 1992 (age 23)
Corfu, Greece
Nationality Greek
Listed height 6 ft 10 in (2.08 m)
Listed weight 225 lb (102 kg)
Career information
Playing career 2008–present
Career history
2008–2011 Aris
2011–2013 Biella
2013 PAOK
2013–2015 KAOD
2015–present Nea Kifissia

Linos-Spyridon Chrysikopoulos (Greek: Λίνος-Σπυρίδων Χρυσικόπουλος; born December 1, 1992) is a Greek professional basketball player who plays for Nea Kifissia of the Greek Basket League. He is a 6'10" (2.08 m) tall[1] 225 lb. (102 kg)[2] small forward-point forward. His nickname is Spider-Man.[3]

Professional career[edit]

Born in Corfu, Greece, Chrysikopoulos began his professional career during the 2008-09 season with the Greek League club Aris Thessaloniki, and stayed there for three seasons. On July 13, 2011, he moved to the Italian League club Biella.[4] He was released by Biella in January 2013.[5]

After leaving Biella, he joined the Greek League club PAOK.[6] He then moved the Greek club KAOD.

He signed with Nea Kifissia on August 16, 2015.[7]

Greek national team[edit]

Chrysikopoulos was a member of the Greek junior national teams. He played at the 2008 FIBA Europe Under-16 Championship, the 2009 FIBA Europe Under-18 Championship, the 2010 FIBA Europe Under-18 Championship, and the 2011 FIBA Europe Under-20 Championship.

Player profile[edit]

Chrysikopoulos is 6'10" in height in shoes, with a 7'1" wingspan.[8] He can defend multiple positions, and he can run a team's offense if necessary, being utilized as a point forward.

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