Nasos Galakteros

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Nasos Galakteros
Personal information
Born (1969-06-15) June 15, 1969 (age 47)
Athens, Greece
Nationality Greek
Listed height 6 ft 7 in (2.01 m)
Career information
NBA draft 1991 / Undrafted
Playing career 1989–1999
Position Small forward
Career history
1989–1993 AEK (Greece)
1993–1995 PAOK (Greece)
1995–1997 Olympiacos (Greece)
1997–1999 Aris (Greece)
Career highlights and awards

Athanasios "Nasos" Galakteros (Greek: Νάσος Γαλακτερός; born June 15, 1969 in Athens, Greece) is a retired Greek professional basketball player. Galakteros played professionally in the Greek Basket League winning several titles, and has represented Greece in major tournaments.

Professional career[edit]

He started his career from Amyntas BC and later he played for AEK BC. He was a Greek Cup finalist in 1992. In 1993 he moved to PAOK BC. While playing for PAOK BC he won the Korać Cup in 1994 and the Greek Cup in 1995.

The next year Nasos Galakteros played for Olympiacos BC. He won 2 Greek Championships (1996, 1997), 1 Greek Cup (1997), and the Euroleague (1997). The best season of his career was 1996-1997 when he won the Triple Crown in Basketball with Olympiacos. In 1998 Galakteros won the Greek Cup while playing for Aris BC.

International career[edit]

He also won the 6th place in the 1990 FIBA World Championship and the 4th in the 1994 FIBA World Championship while playing for Greece. Totally he appeared in 74 games for Greece averaging 10.5 points per game.[1]


  1. ^ "Galakteros Athanasios player page" (in Greek). Hellenic Basketball Federation. Retrieved April 19, 2015. 

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