Stratos Perperoglou

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Stratos Perperoglou
Stratos Perperoglou'13.JPG
Perperoglou warming up with Olympiacos, in 2013.
No. 5 – Crvena zvezda mts
Position Small forward
League ABA League
Basketball League of Serbia
EuroCup
Personal information
Born (1984-08-07) August 7, 1984 (age 34)
Drama, Greece
Nationality Greek
Listed height 6 ft 8 in (2.03 m)
Listed weight 230 lb (104 kg)
Career information
NBA draft 2006 / Undrafted
Playing career 2002–present
Career history
2002–2004 Ilysiakos
2004–2007 Panionios
2007–2012 Panathinaikos
2012–2014 Olympiacos
2014–2015 Anadolu Efes
2015–2017 FC Barcelona
2017–2018 Hapoel Jerusalem
2018–present Crvena zvezda
Career highlights and awards

Efstratios "Stratos" Perperoglou (Greek: Στράτος Περπέρογλου; born August 7, 1984) is a Greek professional basketball player for Crvena zvezda of the ABA League and the EuroCup. He is 2.03 m (6'8") tall and he plays mainly at the small forward position.

Professional career[edit]

Perperoglou began his playing career with the youth clubs of AO Kavalas and Iviskos. He started his professional career with Ilysiakos in 2002, and then he moved to Panionios in 2004. In 2007, he transferred from Panionios to the big Greek EuroLeague club Panathinaikos.

With Panathinaikos, Perperoglou won 4 Greek League championships (2008, 2009, 2010, 2011) and 3 Greek Cups (2008, 2009, 2012). He also won 2 EuroLeague titles (2009, 2011), and the Triple Crown with Panathinaikos, in 2009.

In August 2012, he signed a two-year contract with Olympiacos.[1] With Olympiacos, he won the 2012–13 season championship of the EuroLeague. He also won the 2013 edition of the FIBA Intercontinental Cup.

On June 18, 2014, he signed a two-year deal with Anadolu Efes.[2] On July 23, 2015, he left Efes and signed a two-year deal with FC Barcelona Lassa.[3]

On September 21, 2017, he signed with Israeli club Hapoel Jerusalem for the 2017–18 season.[4]

On August 3, 2018, he moved to Serbia and signed for Crvena zvezda for the 2018–19 season.[5][6]

Greek national team[edit]

Greek junior national team[edit]

Perperoglou won bronze medals with Greece's junior national teams at both the 2002 FIBA Europe Under-18 Championship and the 2003 FIBA Under-19 World Cup. He also played at the 2004 FIBA Europe Under-20 Championship.

Greek senior national team[edit]

Perperoglou has also played with the senior men's Greek national basketball team, and with them, he won the bronze medal at the EuroBasket 2009. He also played at the 2010 FIBA World Championship, the EuroBasket 2013, the EuroBasket 2015, and the 2016 Turin FIBA World Olympic Qualifying Tournament.

Personal[edit]

Stratos is married to former WNBA player Erin Buescher Perperoglou.[7]

Career statistics[edit]

Legend
  GP Games played   GS  Games started  MPG  Minutes per game
 FG%  Field-goal percentage  3P%  3-point field-goal percentage  FT%  Free-throw percentage
 RPG  Rebounds per game  APG  Assists per game  SPG  Steals per game
 BPG  Blocks per game  PPG  Points per game  PIR  Performance Index Rating
 Bold  Career high

Note: The EuroLeague is not the only competition in which the player participated for the team during the season. He also played in domestic competition, and regional competition if applicable.

Denotes seasons in which Perperoglou won the EuroLeague

EuroLeague[edit]

Year Team GP GS MPG FG% 3P% FT% RPG APG SPG BPG PPG PIR
2007–08 Panathinaikos 9 4 9.9 .485 .250 .333 1.4 .7 .3 .1 3.9 3.1
2008–09 21 19 18.2 .457 .325 .783 2.4 1.0 1.0 .3 5.5 5.8
2009–10 15 14 20.7 .516 .500 .846 1.9 1.2 1.8 .3 6.1 7.1
2010–11 22 11 18.3 .424 .404 .685 2.3 0.7 .5 .3 7.1 5.8
2011–12 11 5 15.5 .395 .333 .500 1.5 0.7 .4 .2 3.7 1.6
2012–13 Olympiacos 31 1 16.6 .398 .299 .760 2.4 1.0 .5 .1 5.8 4.8
2013–14 22 10 20.2 .458 .462 .850 2.8 1.2 .7 .0 9.9 9.2
2014–15 Anadolu Efes 27 20 23.9 .387 .344 .868 3.7 1.3 .9 .2 9.8 9.2
2015–16 Barcelona 29 25 22.0 .417 .379 .706 3.1 1.1 .6 .2 8.3 7.6
2016–17 22 15 21.0 .395 .358 .682 3.1 1.5 .7 .2 6.4 6.5
Career 187 109 19.3 .425 .374 .770 2.6 1.0 .7 .2 7.2 6.5

Awards and accomplishments[edit]

Perperoglou celebrating Greece's win against Turkey (76–74) in EuroBasket 2009

Pro clubs[edit]

Greek junior team[edit]

Greek senior team[edit]

References[edit]

External links[edit]