With Lazaros Papadopoulos sidelined, Olympiacos is looking for reinforcement in the paint and Nancy’s Akin Akingbala is reported to be the prime target.

The 28-year old Nigerian already faced Olympiacos this season in the Euroleague, scoring 5 points and grabbing 3 rebounds, while in 8 Euroleague games he had 12 points and 6.9 rebounds on average.

Olympiacos are also reported to be interested in Benjamin Eze who holds an Italian passport and wouldn’t cover a foreigner’s spot. The ex-Siena player of six seasons competed in the jersey of Khimki Moscow last season