Greek A2 Basketball League
Current season, competition or edition:|
31px 2014–15 Greek A2 Basketball League
|No. of teams||14|
|Most recent champion(s)||Kavala B.C. (1st title)|
Papagou (3 titles)|
Sporting (3 titles)
|Level on pyramid||2nd Tier (Greece)|
|Promotion to||Greek Basket League|
|Relegation to||Greek B Basketball League|
|Domestic cup(s)||Greek Cup|
|Official website||basket.gr Invalid language code.|
The Greek A2 Basketball League (Greek: Α2 Εθνική καλαθοσφαίρισης), often called the Greek A2 League, is the 2nd tier professional basketball competition among pro clubs in Greece. It is organized by the Hellenic Basketball Federation. The league has 14 teams. The first division is the Greek Basket League, which consists of 14 teams.
In the 1986–87 season, the current format for Greek professional basketball, consisting of the A1 National Category and the A2 National Category was formed.
Promotion and relegation
At the end of each season, the following promotion and relegation takes place:
- The top two teams in the A2 are promoted to the Greek Basket League.
- These teams are replaced by the bottom two teams from the Basket League.
- The bottom two teams in the A2 are relegated to the Greek B League.
- These teams are replaced by the top two teams in the B League.
- 1986–87 to 1991–92: A2 National Category
- 1992–93 to present: Greek A2 Basketball League
Player of the Year
(as awarded by the website Eurobasket.com)
|Player of the Year||Team||Season|
|23x15px Dimos Dikoudis||Olympia Larissa||<center>1996–97|
|23x15px Dimos Dikoudis||Olympia Larissa||<center>1997–98|
|23x15px Theo Papaloukas||Dafni||<center>1998–99|
|23x15px Kostas Charalampidis||Makedonikos||<center>1999–00|
|23x15px Kostas Sdrakas||KAOD||<center>2000–01|
|23x15px Kostas Charalampidis||Makedonikos||<center>2001–02|
|23x15px Nikos Argyropoulos||Apollon Patras||<center>2002–03|
|23x15px Kostas Christou||MENT||<center>2003–04|
|23x15px Vangelis Karampoulas||Sporting||<center>2004–05|
|23x15px Vassilis Simtsak||Doukas||<center>2005–06|
|23x15px Dimitrios Spanoulis||Xanthi||<center>2006–07|
|23x15px Nikos Kaklamanos||Trikala 2000||<center>2007–08|
|23x15px Apostolos Koutroulias||Near East||<center>2008–09|
|23x15px Nikos Liakopoulos||Ikaros||<center>2009–10|
|23x15px Dionysios Giannakopoulos||Lavrio||<center>2010–11|
|23x15px Nikos Argyropoulos||Apollon Patras||<center>2011–12|
|23x15px Vangelis Karampoulas||AENK||<center>2012–13|
|23x15px Petros Noeas||Koroivos||<center>2013–14|
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