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Andreas Glyniadakis

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Position  Center
Listed weight  280 lb (127 kg)
Weight  127 kg
League  Greek League
Name  Andreas Glyniadakis
Career start  1997
Nationality  Greek
Role  Basketball player
Pro career  1997
Listed height  7 ft 1 in (2.16 m)
Height  2.15 m

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Born  August 26, 1981 (age 34) Chania, Greece (1981-08-26)
NBA draft  2003 / Round: 2 / Pick: 58th overall
Current team  BC Lietuvos rytas (#11 / Center)

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Andreas Glyniadakis (alternate spelling: Gliniadakis) (Greek: Ανδρέας Γλυνιαδάκης; born August 26, 1981) is a Greek professional basketball player for Kymis of the Greek Basket League. He is a 7 ft 1 in (2.16 m) tall center. His professional career started in 1997.


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Before going to play in the United States, Glyniadakis played as a youth with Kydonas of Chania, Crete, Greece. He then started his professional career with the Greek team Panathinaikos. After playing at Panathinaikos, he moved on to Peristeri and then to AEK Athens.

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In May 2007, he signed with the Italian League's Virtus Bologna. In September 2007, he returned to AEK Athens. However, he was waived on October 1, 2007. He then joined the Greek League team Maroussi. He was the MVP of the last 16 week 1 in the EuroCup 2008–09 season.

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In July 2009, he moved to the Greek EuroLeague team Olympiacos Piraeus. With Olympiacos, he won the EuroLeague and Greek League championships in 2012. After a season of playing for Astana, he signed with Lietuvos rytas of Lithuania.

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On 31 January 2014, Glyniadakis signed a contract with Cypriot side APOEL, and helped his team to win the Cypriot League championship at the end of the season. On October 30, 2014 he was signed by Turkish team Royal Halı Gaziantep. On December 23, 2014, he moved to Romania and signed with Enegria Rovinari for the rest of the season.

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On August 14, 2015, Glyniadakis signed with Les Lions de Geneve of the Swiss Championnat LNA. In November 2015, he left the Lions and signed with the Greek club Nea Kifissia for the rest of the 2015–16 season.

On July 21, 2016, Glyniadakis signed with the Greek club PAOK.

On August 4, 2017, Glyniadakis signed with Kymis.


Glyniadakis was selected by the Detroit Pistons with the 58th pick in the 2003 NBA Draft. In the 2005–06 season, he played with the Roanoke Dazzle of the NBA D-League. He played with the Atlanta Hawks during the 2006 NBA preseason, but he was cut before the regular season began. He also played with the Albuquerque Thunderbirds of the NBA D-League, and with them, he won the D-League championship in the year 2006.

Glyniadakis was signed by the Seattle SuperSonics on November 5, 2006, and appeared in 13 games with them, averaging 1.3 points per game, before he was waived on January 4, 2007. He played for the Boston Celtics in the 2007 NBA Summer League, in Las Vegas, Nevada.

Greek national team

Glyniadakis was a member of the Greek junior national teams. With Greece's junior national teams he played at the 1997 FIBA Europe Under-16 Championship, and he won the bronze medal at the 1998 FIBA Europe Under-18 Championship. He also played at the 1999 FIBA Under-19 World Championship, and at the 2000 FIBA Europe Under-20 Championship.

Glyniadakis was also selected to the senior men's Greek national basketball team for the 2008 Summer Olympic Games. He won the bronze medal with Greece at the EuroBasket 2009, and he also played at the 2014 FIBA World Cup.

Career statistics

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.

Pro career

  • 5x Greek League Champion: 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2012
  • 2x EuroLeague Champion: 2000, 2012
  • D-League Champion: 2006
  • 2x Greek League All-Star: 2004, 2009
  • 2x Greek Cup Winner: 2010, 2011
  • Kazakh League Champion: 2013
  • Kazakh Cup Winner: 2013
  • Cypriot League Champion: 2014
  • Greek national team

  • 1998 FIBA Europe Under-18 Championship:  Bronze
  • EuroBasket 2009:  Bronze
  • References

    Andreas Glyniadakis Wikipedia

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