Press July 2012

30 julySonny Weems signed with CSKA

Forward Sonny Weems (26 y.o., 198 cm) joined our team. The contract with the American player is signed for three years.

28 julyGood luck in Minnesota, Andrey!

Russian National Team leader, Euroleague MVP Andrey Kirilenko decided to use the contract option to get back to the NBA. Today CSKA and the Timberwolves finalized the deal which sends the forward to Minneapolis.

26 julyAlexey Zozulin moved to CSKA

Guard/forward Alexey Zozulin (29 y.o., 199 cm) will continue his career with our team. The player signed “1+1” contract with CSKA.

23 julyBack in Kazan

BC UNICS signed two-year deal with Russian forward Pavel Antipov, who has begun his career in Kazan Basketball School.

23 julyAlexey Shved moves to Minnesota

Guard Alexey Shved used the NBA option of his CSKA contract to move to Minnesota Timberwolves. Our club wishes Alexey successful career overseas.

20 julyAndrey Vorontsevich stays with CSKA

Forward Andrey Vorontsevich (25 y.o., 207 cm) decided not to use the option of his contract which allowed him to move to the NBA this offseason.

18 julyAnother PAO player in UNICS

BC UNICS signed a two years deal with "Panathinaikos Athens" center Ian Vougioukas.

18 julyClub Profile 2012-13: Panionios On Telecoms

A third-place finish in the Greek League has allowed Panionios to get back to the Eurocup for the first time since the 2007-08 season. Billy Keys, Stevan Nadjfeji and Jon Diebler helped Panionios to finish fifth at the end of the Greek regular season but the club stole the home court advantage in its series against AGOR and Kolossos to be third overall.

17 julyGintaras Krapikas backs in UNICS

The Lithuanian coach Gintaras Krapikas will be assistant to Aco Petrovic in UNICS coaching staff . He signed one year deal with the Club.

16 julyBEKO PBL Board suggests scheme of 2012/2013 season

On Monday, July 16th the BEKO PBL Board meeting took place. It has discussed the scheme of the upcoming season, appointed general director in charge and approved the agreement with the VTB United League.