Nikos Boudouris

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Nikos Boudouris
Personal information
Born (1971-09-25) September 25, 1971 (age 47)
Volos, Greece
Listed height6 ft 4 in (1.93 m)
Listed weight190 lb (86 kg)
Career information
NBA draft1993 / Undrafted
Playing career1989–2008
PositionPoint guard / Shooting guard
Career history
2006–2007Olympias Patras
Career highlights and awards

Nikolaos "Nikos" Boudouris (alternate spellings: Bountouris, Mpoudouris, Mpountouris) (Greek: Νικόλαος "Νίκος" Μπουντούρης) (born 25 September 1971 in Volos, Greece) is a retired Greek professional basketball player.

Early career[edit]

Boudouris started his basketball career with the youth team of Olympiacos Volou. In 1989, he moved to PAOK Thessaloníki, at the age of 18.

Professional career[edit]

While playing with PAOK, Boudouris won the European Cup Winners' Cup in 1991, the Korać Cup in 1994, the Greek League championship in 1992, and the Greek Cup title in 1995. Boudouris was also a 2 time European Cup finalist, in the years 1992 and 1996, while with PAOK. In 1998, he moved to Panathinaikos, and won the EuroLeague championship with them, in the year 2000. He also won 2 Greek League championships with Panathinaikos (1999 and 2000).

In 2000, he moved to Olympiacos, and with them he won the Greek Cup in 2002. In 2003, he played with Makedonikos, and in 2004, he moved on to Maroussi. While playing with Maroussi, he helped to lead the team to the second-place position in the Greek League's regular season in 2005, and he was also a Greek Cup finalist with Maroussi in 2006. In 2008, he announced his retirement from playing professional club basketball.[1]

International career[edit]

As a member of the senior men's Greek national team, Boudouris was on the Greek team that finished in the fourth-place position at both the 1994 FIBA World Championship and the 1998 FIBA World Championship. He also played with Greece at the 1997 EuroBasket, where they finished in 4th place, and at the 1999 EuroBasket.[2]

Post-playing career[edit]

Before the 2008–09 season, Boudouris was hired as the technical manager of PAOK Thessaloniki.


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