Famed 6’11” middle who performed for the Philadelphia 76ers and for many Western european teams during his playing career that spanned from 1993 until 2005. He was a first-round 1996 NBA Draft choose, 23rd general, but opted to remain with P.A.O.K. Thessaloniki, for whom he previously been using since 1993. He became the next Greek-born NBA participant when he agreed upon using the 76ers. He was created in Trikala, Greece. He as well as the Greek Under-19 group defeated Stephon Marbury as well as the U.S. group on their method to the yellow metal medal on the 1995 FIBA U-19 Globe Tournament; he was called MVP of your competition.