Monday, August 25, 2008
Krka signed Ricky Shields
Three weeks into the practicing camp Krka signed another new player on Monday when Ricky Shields was officialy announced as the new member of the team. He is supposed to join his new team-mates on Wednesday according to the Adriatic League website.
Shields (1.93-SG) was playing for the Turkish team Kolejililer in the last two previous seasons while in 2005/06 he was member of Polonia. He is the third new player Krka signed this summer after Smiljan Pavič and Simon Petrov but according to the coach Sunara the club plans at least one or two new additions in the next weeks.
He averaged 13.5 points 4.3 rebounds and 1.5 assists in 22 games in the turkish league.