|No. 33 – Aris Thessaloniki|
December 28, 1991 |
|Listed height||6 ft 8.75 in (2.05 m)|
|Listed weight||265 lb (120 kg)|
|NBA draft||2013 / Undrafted|
|Career highlights and awards|
Vassilis Kavvadas (alternate spellings: Vasilis, Vasileios) (Greek: Βασίλης Καββαδάς; born December 28, 1991) is a Greek professional basketball player who plays for Aris Thessaloniki of the Greek Basket League. He is 2.05 m (6 ft 8 ¾ in) tall. He plays at the center position.
After playing with Ionikos Nikaias at the youth levels, and in the 3rd-tier amateur Greek C League, Kavvadas began his professional career with the 1st-tier Greek League club Panionios, during the 2010–11 season, after having originally signed with the Greek League club Maroussi. He joined the Greek Euroleague club Olympiacos in 2013. In 2015, he was loaned by Olympiacos to Arkadikos, for the 2015–16 season. On July 26, 2016, Kavvadas signed a two-year dela with the Greek team Aris Thessaloniki.
Greek national team
Kavvadas played at the 2009 FIBA Europe Under-18 Championship, with the Under-18 national team of Greece. In 2012, he was invited to train with the senior men's Greek national basketball team, for the first time. He played with the senior men's Greek national team at the EuroBasket 2013.
Awards and accomplishments
- Greek League Youth All-Star Game Slam Dunk Champion: (2013)
- 2x Greek League Senior All-Star: (2013, 2014)