Thursday, July 3, 2008
Azovmash announced Salyers and Serapinas
Azovmash Mariupol announced 2 new players.
The first player they announced is Marc Salyers who was the euroleague's top scorer last season averaging 21.8 points and 6.6 rebounds in 14 games of the regular season for Chorale Roanne. Marc Salyers had offers from lots of teams in Europe but he decided to take up Azovmash on their offer who are building a very strong team in order to contend for the title of the EuroCup next season.
The other player they announced was Simonas Serapinas who played for Prokom Trefl last year. Serapinas started this season at Aris Thessaloniki where he played 10 games for greek league A1 and 11 games in the Euroleague. He later on moved to Prokom where he averaged 5.2 points and 1.6 rebounds in 31 games. Prokom won the polish league last season. Before Aris, Simonas Serapinas played for Zalgiris Kaunas.