Sunday, November 23, 2008
Lokomotiv Rostov dismissed Dejuan Collins
Lokomotiv Rostov announced that they are dismissing Dejuan Collins(1.88-PG/SG) that they signed earlier this summer. The reasons behind this decision according to the team's official statement were systematic violations of the internal rules of the team and so the player was not included in the 2ng leg Russian Cup game against Dynamo Moscow.
He has played in Varese, Aris, Alba and Bamberg in the past. Dejuan Collins was one of Zalgiris' leaders last season where he averaged 10.9 points 3.9 assists 5.4 rebounds and 1.1 steals in 20 games in the Euroleague. This season he has averaged so far 8.4 points 5.3 assists and 4.6 rebounds in 7 games in the Russian Superleague for Lokomotiv.