Nikos Galis announced that he accepts the proposal of Panagiotis Fasoulas to take over as honorary president of the Hellenic Basketball Federation, if the veteran center is elected president of the EEC. In his relevant statement, Galis talks about the common desire of the two men “to improve the status of Greek basketball”, while he points out that the rebirth of the sport is our common vision with Panagiotis and the other worthy athletes and a timeless request of the pure fan world “. Thus, the veteran guard concludes that he accepts the offer of his former teammate in the national team “with the aim of the good of basketball”.
The statement of Nikos Galis is as follows:
“I met a few days ago with my old teammate in the National team and good friend Panagiotis Fasoulas. The discussion we had awakened the beautiful memories of the Greek basketball past and highlighted our common desire to improve the status of Greek basketball. The rebirth of the sport is our common vision with Panagiotis and the other worthy athletes and a timeless request of the pure fan world. That is why his proposal to contribute to the joint effort from the position of honorary president, if elected president of the Federation, honors me and I accept it with the aim of the good of basketball “.