PAPANIKOLAOU, KOSTAS
Olympiacos Piraeus 16 Forward
Height: 2.04 Born: 31 July, 1990 Nationality: Greece
EuroLeague 2018-19 STATISTICS
  Rebounds Blocks Fouls
  G GS Min Pts 2FG 3FG FT O D T As St To Fv Ag Cm Rv PIR
Totals 27 20 627:56 190 27/49 37/96 25/35 16 91 107 44 21 39 9 5 42 32 226
Averages 27 20 23:15 7 55.1% 38.5% 71.4% 0.6 3.4 4 1.6 0.8 1.4 0.3 0.2 1.6 1.2 8.4
  Rebounds Blocks Fouls
# Game Min Pts 2FG 3FG FT O D T As St To Fv Ag Cm Rv PIR
1 at Khimki Moscow Region 15:42 5 1/3 1/2   1 2 3 2 1   1 1     8
2 at KIROLBET Baskonia Vitoria-Gasteiz 16:43 8 0/1 2/2 2/2 1   1 1   3   1   3 8
3 vs AX Armani Exchange Olimpia Milan 13:40 2 1/2 0/1   1 2 3 2 1 2     2   2
4 * vs Maccabi FOX Tel Aviv 18:58 6 1/1 1/2 1/2 1 4 5 1   1     2 1 8
5 * at CSKA Moscow 20:28 7 2/2 1/5     4 4 1 1 1     5   3
6 * at Panathinaikos OPAP Athens 21:52 4 1/3 0/2 2/3 2 1 3 2 1 1   1 3 1 1
7 vs Fenerbahce Beko Istanbul 25:06 18 4/4 2/4 4/5   4 4 1 2   1   2 4 25
8 * at FC Bayern Munich 18:42 4 1/1 0/2 2/3   4 4   1 3       1 4
9 * vs Real Madrid 15:35 3 0/1 1/2     3 3 1   1     4    
10 * vs Buducnost VOLI Podgorica 17:37 6 1/4 1/3 1/2   2 2 2 2   1 1 3 2 5
11 * at Zalgiris Kaunas 25:54 6 0/1 2/4     6 6 2 1 2     1   9
12 vs Anadolu Efes Istanbul 28:11 9 1/1 2/4 1/2 2 5 7 1 2 2     2 2 14
13 * at FC Barcelona Lassa 25:43 6 0/3 2/4   1 1 2 1 1 2     2   1
14 * vs Herbalife Gran Canaria 18:06 6 3/3 0/1         3 1 4     2 1 4
15 * at Darussafaka Tekfen Istanbul 24:55 11 2/4 2/7 1/2 2 2 4 1         1 4 11
16 * vs Panathinaikos OPAP Athens 30:40 12 1/1 3/7 1/2   5 5 3 4 4 1   1 2 17
17 * vs KIROLBET Baskonia Vitoria-Gasteiz 36:01 22 0/3 6/7 4/4 2 4 6 2 1 1 2   1 4 31
18 * at Real Madrid 26:16 7 2/3 1/4     6 6     1     1   7
19 * vs Khimki Moscow Region 30:03 14 1/1 4/8   1 5 6 2   2 1   1   16
20 * at Fenerbahce Beko Istanbul 30:06 8   2/7 2/2   1 1 1   1     1 4 7
21 vs FC Barcelona Lassa 2:09                   1         -1
22 * at Maccabi FOX Tel Aviv 27:18 2 1/2 0/3     7 7     2 1 1     3
23 at Anadolu Efes Istanbul 24:09 7 2/2 1/3     3 3 2   1     3   6
24 * vs CSKA Moscow 26:44 4   0/2 4/6 1 4 5 4     1     3 13
25 * at Buducnost VOLI Podgorica 22:58 3   1/2     3 3 2 1           8
26 * at AX Armani Exchange Olimpia Milan 37:56 5 1/2 1/5     5 5 1 1 3     2   2
27 * vs FC Bayern Munich 26:24 5 1/1 1/3   1 8 9 6   1     3   14
27 Totals 627:56 190 27/49 37/96 25/35 16 91 107 44 21 39 9 5 42 32 226
Average 23:15 7 55.1% 38.5% 71.4% 0.6 3.4 4 1.6 0.8 1.4 0.3 0.2 1.6 1.2 8.4
EuroLeague 2018-19 individual rankings
Regular Season
  • #1 in Games Played (26)
  • #20 in Defensive Rebounds (83)
  • #24 in 3-pointers made (36)
  • #25 in 3-pointers attempted (93)
Career Notes
  • Grew up with Aris Thessaloniki (Greece) juniors.
  • Made his debut with Aris during the 2008-09 season.
  • Signed for the 2009-10 season by Olympiacos Piraeus.
  • Played there till the 2012-13 championship.
  • Moved to Spain for the 2013-14 season, signed by FC Barcelona.
  • Signed for the 2014-15 season by Houston Rockets.
  • Signed for the 2015-16 season by Denver Nuggets.
  • In January'16 back to Greece, signed by Olympiacos Piraeus.
  • He's still playing there.
Miscellaneous
  • Won the 2012 and 2013 EuroLeague with Olympiacos Piraeus.
  • 2013 EuroLeague Rising Star.
  • Named 2018-19 EuroLeague Round 17 MVP.
  • Led the 2012-13 EuroLeague in 3-point shooting percentage (52.08 %).
  • Won the 2011-12 and 2015-16 Greek National Championship with Olympiacos Piraeus.
  • Won the 2013-14 Spanish National Championship with FC Barcelona.
  • Won the 2010 and 2011 Greek National Cup with Olympiacos Piraues.
  • Member of the Greek National Team.
  • Played at the 2011, 2013, 2015 and 2017 European Championships.
  • Played at the 2014 World Championship.
  • Has been member of the Greek U-18, U-19 and U-20 National Team.
  • Won the gold medal at the 2008 European U-18 Championship.
  • Won the silver medal at the 2007 European U-18 Championship.
  • Won the silver medal at the 2009 World U-19 Championship.
  • Won the gold medal at the 2009 European U-20 Championship.
  • Led the 2009 European U-20 Championship in blocking shots (1.9 bspg.).
Euroleague
Season Team G Pts Avg 2FG % 3FG % FT % Reb St As Bl
2009-10 Olympiacos 6 5 0.8 2/4 50 0/4 0 1/2 50 7 3 5 0
2010-11 Olympiacos Piraeus 16 63 3.9 11/24 45.8 10/23 43.5 11/17 64.7 50 9 4 1
2011-12 Olympiacos Piraeus 22 134 6.1 35/58 60.3 14/42 33.3 22/32 68.8 75 11 14 7
2012-13 Olympiacos Piraeus 31 270 8.7 43/91 47.3 50/96 52.1 34/47 72.3 136 27 43 21
2013-14 FC Barcelona 28 194 6.9 55/91 60.4 22/61 36.1 18/36 50 96 21 61 15
2015-16 Olympiacos Piraeus 7 41 5.9 14/22 63.6 2/17 11.8 7/12 58.3 30 4 7 3
2016-17 Olympiacos Piraeus 37 300 8.1 66/127 52 37/117 31.6 57/69 82.6 178 43 56 13
2017-18 Olympiacos Piraeus 28 232 8.3 44/80 55 25/67 37.3 69/89 77.5 121 27 58 10
2018-19 Olympiacos Piraeus 27 190 7 27/49 55.1 37/96 38.5 25/35 71.4 107 21 44 9
Totals 202 1429 7.1 297/546 54.4 197/523 37.7 244/339 72 800 166 292 79
Averages 202 1429 7.1 297/546 54.4 197/523 37.7 244/339 72 4 0.8 1.4 0.4
Eurocup
Season Team G Pts Avg 2FG % 3FG % FT % Reb St As Bl
2008-09 Aris Thessaloniki 2 2 1 1/1 100 0/2 0 0/0 0 0 0 0 1
Totals 2 2 1 1/1 100 0/2 0 0/0 0 0 0 0 1
Averages 2 2 1 1/1 100 0/2 0 0/0 0 0 0 0 0.5
Career Stats
Other Competition                                                                                                                                                                                            
Season Team G Pts Avg 2FG
M-A
% 3FG
M-A
% FT
M-A
% Reb St As Bl
2008/09  Aris 11 4 0.4 0/2 0 0/4 0 4/4 100 4 5 3 1
2009/10  Olympiacos 19 49 2.6 13/21 61.9 5/20 25 8/11 72.7 27 10 13 8
2010/11  Olympiacos 30 171 5.7 59/93 63.4 9/43 20.9 26/41 63.4 107 30 28 8
2011/12  Olympiacos 32 248 7.8 61/102 69.8 24/69 34.8 54/79 68.4 147 35 22 12
2012/13  Olympiacos 34 314 9.2 83/119 69.7 36/90 40.0 40/63 63.5 141 37 59 21
2013/14  FC Barcelona 39 262 6.7 68/128 53.1 30/89 33.7 36/45 80.0 158 34 42 13
2014/15  Houston Rockets 50 185 3.7 39/92 42.4 31/109 28.4 14/20 70.0 120 29 85 13
2015/16  Denver Nuggets 26 67 2.6 14/34 41.2 10/32 31.3 9/14 64.3 40 13 16 5
 Olympiacos 19 179 9.4 47/71 66.2 19/55 34.5 28/41 68.3 81 21 30 4
2016/17  Olympiacos 32 309 9.7 69/111 62.2 38/106 35.8 57/72 79.2 147 29 47 10
2017/18  Olympiacos 30 249 8.3 66/102 64.7 24/76 31.6 45/61 73.8 148 25 60 14