Prometheus and Vangelis Mantzaris will go together this season as well, with the Patras team announcing its acquisition with a three-month contract and buy out.
Prometheus states in his announcement:
“KAE Promitheas Patras announces the resumption of its cooperation with Vangelis Mantzaris and welcomes him again to the family of the Association.
Born on April 16, 1990 in Peristeri, height 1.96, guard, has participated in all the “small” Nationals, having won a Gold medal in the Pan-European Junior (U18 in 2008) and Youth (U19 in 2008), and a silver in the World Youth ( U19 in 2009) and Pan-European Hope (U20 in 2010). In addition, since 2011 he is a regular member of the National Team of Greece in Men, having participated in the Qualifiers of the 2012 Olympic Games, the World Cup of 2014, the Eurobasket of 2015, the Pre-Olympic Tournament of 2016, the Eurobasket of 2017 and the World Cup of 2019.
In September 2011 he signed for Olympiakos, where he played for 8 years (until this summer of 2019) winning 2 Euroleague (2012 and 2013), 1 Intercontinental Cup: (2013), 3 Greek Championships (2012, 2015 and 2016), while He also played in 2 Euroleague Finals. In the first half of the previous year 2019-20 he played in Unics Kazan, winning the 1st place in the 3rd Group of the regular season of the 7DAYS EuroCup, having 3.9 points, 2.5 assists, 2.3 rebounds and 0.8 steals on average, while in the VTB League The Russian team says goodbye to 2019 in 5th place, with the international guard having 4.4 points and 2.4 assists on average.
Vangelis Mantzaris came to Prometheus in the last days of 2019 and managed to play with the Prometheus jersey in 8 games in Greece (Basket League and Greek Cup) and in 16 games in Europe. “In the 7DAYS EuroCup he averaged 4.6 points, 3.4 assists, 3.1 rebounds and 0.8 steals per game, while in the Basket League he averaged 10.5 points, 5.3 assists, 2.2 rebounds and 1.8 steals per game.”