Thursday, November 27, 2008
Valencia announced Matt Nielsen
Valencia announced Matt Nielsen(2.08-PF) as expected via their official website. The australian power forward who is the captain of the Australian National Team was a personal choice of coach Spahija. Nielsen came from a good start with Lietuvos Rytas. He went through the medical examinations and was later on announced to the press as the new player of Valencia.
As a player of Lietuvos Rytas he has averaged 11.7 points and 5.4 rebounds in 7 games in the Baltic League and 7.4 points and 5 rebounds in 7 games in the Lithuanian league so far.