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2003 – Greek Champion

After a …brief break, the only one in the first decade of the new millennium, Panathinaikos returned to the top and won one more championship. During the regular season, the “Greens” ended up in the top spot of the ranking with 21 wins-5 losses and in the playoffs they overcame the obstacles of Ionikos N. Ph. (92-69. 94-74), and Peristeri (82-85, 71-69, 78-71), while in the finals they dominated over AEK with 3-1 victories (77-68, 67-72, 84-73, 81-80). Two Panathinaikos’ players were named in the Greek Championship First Team: Darryl Middleton and Fragiskos Alvertis, with the latter also being voted Greek Championship MVP.

The lineup of the championship team: Alvertis, Kalaitzis, Papadopoulos, Lakovic, Fotsis, Balogiannis, Kutluay, Middleton, Tsartsaris, Zouza, McDonald, Buford, Vidalis. Coach: Zeljko Obradovic