Wednesday, August 27, 2008
Tanoka Beard signed with Tartu Rock
Euroleague legend Tanoka Beard(2.05-C) signed with Tartu Rock according to lithuanian media. Beard who started the season with Zalgiris but after 3 games and many arguments with the administration and the coaching staff Beard left Zalgiris and moved to Hapoel Holon but didn't stay there much either. He has played in numerous european teams like Real Madrid, Valencia, Badalona, Fenerbahce to name a few but he is more famous for his 5-year long career in Zalgiris where he even released his hip-hop album!
He will now be a member of estonian champion Tartu Rock and will be helping them in the estonian league and also in the Baltic League. Tanoka Beard currently holds the highest score in the Euroleague rating with 63, scoring 35 points and 19 rebounds against Skipper Bologna in 2003.