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Kostas Papanikolaou
4.4 2.8 2.0
Team: HoustonHeight: 6-8 Born: 7/31/1990
Position: FWeight: 225 Birthplace: Trikala, Greece
College: NoneDraft: 2nd Round 18th pick by Knicks (2012)

Latest News
Mar. 2 9:08 PM PT10:08 PM MT11:08 PM CT12:08 AM ET5:08 GMT13:08 10:08 PM MST12:08 AM EST9:08 UAE06:080:08 ET11:08 PM CT4:08 - Papanikolaou is out because of a sore ankle.
Analysis: The Houston Rockets forward is averaging 4.4 points, 2.8 rebounds and 2.0 assists in his first NBA season.
Dec. 7 10:00 PM PT11:00 PM MT12:00 AM CT1:00 AM ET6:00 GMT14:00 11:00 PM MST1:00 AM EST10:00 UAE07:001:00 ET12:00 AM CT4:00 - Houston Rockets coach Kevin McHale said Papanikolaou won't play "anytime soon."
Analysis: The forward, averaging 6.6 points and 4.3 rebounds in 19 games, has a knee strain.
Nov. 20 9:29 PM PT10:29 PM MT11:29 PM CT12:29 AM ET5:29 GMT13:29 10:29 PM MST12:29 AM EST9:29 UAE06:290:29 ET11:29 PM CT3:29 - Papanikolaou scored a season-high 19 points Wednesday.
Analysis: Papanikolaou is a former Knicks draft pick who has potential. While his PER isn't yet that impressive, expect the Greek to improve once he learns the nuances of the NBA game.
Aug. 8 3:07 PM PT4:07 PM MT5:07 PM CT6:07 PM ET22:07 GMT6:07 3:07 PM MST5:07 PM EST2:07 UAE (+1)00:0718:07 ET5:07 PM CT21:07 - A person with knowledge of the deal says the Houston Rockets have agreed to terms with Greek forward Kostas Papanikolaou. The person spoke Friday on condition of anonymity because the deal had not been announced by the team.
Analysis: The 6-foot-9 Papanikolaou was drafted by the New York Knicks in 2012. His rights were traded to Portland, then to Houston in July 2013. Papanikolaou most recently played for FC Barcelona. He has been a standout for the Greek national team, earning Most Valuable Player honors at the Under-20 European championship in 2009. Before playing for FC Barcelona, Papanikolaou helped Olympiacos win Euroleague championships in 2012 and 2013.

Regular Season Stats

Per Game
14-15 Hou 41 19.0 4.4 2.8 2.0 0.7 0.3 1.3 .354 .298 .722
Career 41 19.0 4.4 2.8 2.0 0.7 0.3 1.3 .354 .298 .722

Year Team G Min FGM FGA 3PM 3PA FTM FTA OR TR A Stl Blk TO Pts
14-15 Hou  41 778 69 195 31 104 13 18 38 115 84 29 13 52 182
Career 41 778 69 195 31 104 13 18 38 115 84 29 13 52 182

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Total Stats
MinMinutes Played
FGMField Goals Made
FGAField Goals Attempted
3PM3-pointers made
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FTMFree Throws Made
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OROffensive Rebounds
TRTotal Rebounds

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