European legend Nikos GALIS--ARIS He is the Euroleague's ALL-TIME leader in both career points scored and points per game (counting both FIBA Europe and Euroleague Basketball (company) era games), leading the competition in scoring 8 times.
Nikolaos Georgalis ( Nikos Galis), (born July 23, 1957 in Union City, New Jersey, United States), is a retired Greek professional basketball player. He was named one of FIBA's 50 Greatest Players in 1991, is an inaugural member of the FIBA Hall of Fame and was named one of the 50 Greatest Euroleague Contributors, on February 3, 2008
''I am proud and grateful as a member of that team that gave GREECE the FIRST European trophy but most of all joined the entire nation.I can’t forget those unforgettable moments that I experienced after the end of the final, initially at SEF arena and after at the hotel which was surrounded by thousands of Greeks. From the next day thousands of children got a basketball and started practicing. And I think this was our BIGGEST success!"--NIKOS GALIS